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Intergenerational Communications – Bridging the Gaps

Different motivating factors, skill sets, and expectations can make it difficult to communicate effectively in community and family settings. This workshop will help understand generational motivating factors and influences, identify generational communication preferences, generational myths, and how to accept differences.       Date: November 30, 2018 Day: Friday Time:  9:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. [...]

Bus Tour: Christmas at Hycroft Manor

There is loads to see and do as you wander through all the nooks and crannies of the beautiful Edwardian mansion. Inside you’ll find ALL THREE FLOORS decked in seasonal splendour thanks to our fabulous in-house decorators and corporate decorators, and the excellent variety of unique boutiques, crafters and over 25 local Artisans. Outside, Hycroft’s [...]

Writers: Continuing Group

With Sharon Syrette Experienced writers will continue their writing journey, make decisions and work toward publishing their second LTL Anthology. Registration is open only for the on-going Wednesday Writers group, or with prior agreement of writing guide Sharon Syrette. Starts:  September 5, 2018 Ends: December 5, 2018 On-Going Monthly Fee Day: Wednesday Time: 12:15 p.m. to [...]

A Reading from Seamus Heffernan New Book

A Reading from Local Author Seamus Heffernan Napalm Hearts “The Debut Thriller” is Seamus Heffernan’ first book. Seamus, originally from Newfoundland and now residing in the local area will read from his book and will discuss and answer questions about the creative process, the genre, and the journey to becoming an author.       [...]

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Understanding, Identifying and Selecting Technology

With Scott Finding Come learn from technology expert Scott Finding about how to determine what technology is right for you and how to understand how it works.     Date: November 29, 2018 Day: Thursday Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m Fee: Member$7 / $10 non-member Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5  

Better Meals

Come and learn about different meal options for the days when cooking is too much. "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." Virginia Woolf     Date: November 6, 2018 Day: Tuesday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Fee: No Charge Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5 About [...]

The After Life

With Harold Rosen How do the major religious cultures of our world address the issue of Life After Death? How do these beliefs and practices compare to the findings of Near-Death Experience Research? What light do these views and investigations cast on the Purpose of This Life in general, and the Meaning of Our Lives [...]

Chris and Margo’s Wanderings “Stories from a Cycling Retirement”

Margo and Chris said we’d travel,  "just the two of us, when our kids were grown. We’d always been self-propelled outdoors types, so we launched ourselves back into bike touring with a trip to Cuba in 2006." Since that time they have explored costa Rica, Northern Europe, South America, road from Bangkok to Paris, explored Atlantic Canada, [...]

Piece Makers Quilting Group

  This group meets weekly to work on various collaborative projects in a spacious studio. All levels of sewing skills are welcome: share your knowledge, learn something new, and enjoy the sense of completion of a big project that you had a hand in creating! Warning: side effects of joining this group may include: laughter, [...]

Writers Class: Stories from My Life

With Sharon Syrette Back to the beginning. Write about day-to-day moments and capture stories from your personal journey. In a small group, talk about ideas, develop your writing skills, and learn how to create a readable memoir.  There is ample time for story-telling and writing. 'Progress check in times'; one-on-one appointments with writing guide Sharon [...]