­

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 [...]

Pine Needle Basket Creations

With Sharon Syrette Create a pine needle basket, using coil technique. From collecting and preparing materials, starting methods, stitches, shaping, and finishing with lots of personal help.  If you can use a darning needle, you will be able to complete a basket in two sessions.; beginners and intermediate basket makers welcome. All materials are supplied. [...]

For God, City and Self: Art and Power in Early Renaissance Florence

With Jill Bain This illustrated talk will focus on the commissioning of art and architecture in fifteenth-century Florence, considering how the most influential families and individuals helped to create the culture of the Early Renaissance, one of the most exciting and influential periods in the history of Western culture, through fashioning their own religious, political [...]

6th Annual Intergenerational Christmas Dinner & Sing-a-Long

Christmas Dinner Come and enjoy a full Christmas Dinner served by the students at Fraserview School. Features carol sing-a-long and share your stories and traditions of Christmas. Please bring your favorite Christmas baking to share with others. Please ware your ugliest sweater for the "Ugly Sweater Contest" Help select the "The Best Decorated Door" Draw [...]

Women in Politics

Barbra Hanley Canada’s First Female Mayor 1936 Come join us to discuss the impact women have in politics through the following questions: What challenges or barriers do women in politics face the are different than those faced by men? Do they respond differently? How is it different when women are actively involved in [...]

French Conversation (Beginner) With Nicole Bellay

Image of Rural Quebec  Treat yourself new language This course is for the absolute beginner, with an introduction to a new language provided in a relevant manner. You will build your vocabulary and learn the different sounds to be able to speak an “International French". No tests or exams, just learning in a fun and casual [...]

French Conversation (Advanced) With Nicole Bellay

  This course is for the confident converser, practice real conversations, polish your accent, increase your vocabulary, and expand your grammatical knowledge, all in a fun and casual way.   Day: Monday Times: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Advanced  Sessions (Four classes in each series)  Series #1: September 17, 2018 Series #2: October 21, 2018 Series [...]