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Read Aloud

  With Carolyn Armistead & Jennifer Bertram-Ellis In this group we will read aloud poems, excerpts from plays and stories. If you think you would enjoy sharing beautiful language, intriguing ideas, and comical thoughts found in a variety of literary forms – come join us. Suitable readings will be provided for the first two sessions. [...]

Music History

With Keith Gray   Review the various twists and turns music has taken through the ages with Keith Gray. From Classical masterpieces to Jazz and film scores, you will explore the importance of music in our lives and history.   Date: January 10, 2019 Sessions: 4 Day: Thursday Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. Fee: Member [...]

Communication Styles

With Jason Wong This workshop will explore the nature of communications, the four communications styles, identify your personal styles, and how this knowledge can be applied in interactions with others.       In this workshop, you will explore: Which style do we usually communicate in? Do we communicate differently with different people and in [...]

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Mission’s Storied Past

      With Val Billesberger Using archival materials and museum objects, we will tell “the story” behind the object, revealing some of Mission’s intriguing history.       Date: February 21, 2019 Day: Thursday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Sessions: 1 Fee: $7 Member $10 Non-Member Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5 [...]

Art Appreciation – Artists Inspired by Other Artists

With Aleksandra Idzior - UFV The creative effort often includes the inspired selection and manipulation of existing material. The use of appropriation has played an important role in the history of the arts. We will discuss visual artists who were motivated by art made by somebody else, and we will address such concepts as copy, [...]

Spanish Conversation (Beginner)

With Violeta Estela Lucero Schwartz Spanish for Beginners offers the opportunity to learn the language in a very interactive environment. Immediately you will engage in a safe and enjoyable way, you learn to engage in everyday conversations with your classmates.   Series #1: February 7, 2019 Series #2: March 7, 2019 (no classes during spring break) Sessions: [...]

Our Origins

  With Magnus from the Friendship Centre Come share the rich indigenous heritage of this area and increase awareness and gratitude for the beautiful land we have the privilege of living on through words and song.     Date: February 19, 2019 Day: Tuesday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Sessions: 1 Fee: $7 Member$10 [...]

Bus Tour: Dim Sum Lunch to Celebrate Chinese New Year

With Valerie Sprott We once again journey to enjoy our popular dim sum tour. We invite you to participate to celebrate Chinese New Year, learn about Chinese culture and partake in sampling dim sum. Dim sum is a style of Chinese cuisine that consists of tasty small bite-sized portions of dumplings and steam dishes.   [...]

Spiritual Renaissances: Creative Episodes in the Drama of History

With Harold Rosen What brings about creative episodes in humanity’s journey across the ages? World history shows remarkable periods of extensive learning and cultural refinement – inspired by religious renewal and spirituality.  Each religious civilization can be viewed in ‘seasonal’ terms – going through a spiritual spring, summer, autumn and winter. Let’s take an eagle-eye [...]

Bus Tours: Winter & Spring 2019

              Meet at LLCS office and bus departure at stated time. For all bus tours, pre-register early. Programs fill quickly Lunch or dinner is not included, dining out options always available. Unless otherwise indicated. Wear good walking shoes, bring a camera and dress for the weather. Fee includes bus [...]