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Open House – Winter/Spring 2018

Come out and learn about our Winter/Spring 2018 program, meet the instructors. Program features speakers, program registration & information,  and refreshments.  Come catch up after the summer break, & see what’s in store for this semester. Watch for more information. Featuring tips on "Safety for Seniors" how to get around safely in your home and community during winter conditions.   [...]

Remembrance Day: Tea & Remembrances

Remembrance Day takes on an important significance as we are in the anniversary of the period that coincides with the events of WWI and many Canadian Service Personnel are on active duty around the world. Please come out as we remember in music and peace the sacrifices of our veterans and peace keepers. Offered as part of the "Linking Hands through the [...]

5th 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 [...]

Book Launch of “I Have a Story to Tell” – Writing Memoir and Family History

Reflections – Our Canadian Experience     an anthology by Lifetime Learning Wednesday Writers, is now in print. Copies are available for $12 a copy at the Lifetime Learning Centre. Sales of this anthology will help the Lifetime Learning Centre Society provide on-going writing courses and festivals. To order a copy please e-mail mailto:info.ltlc@telus.net       Reflections – Our Canadian Experience includes [...]

Skakespeare Lecture – Romeo and Juliet

We welcome back Ian Fenwick for this lecture on the upcoming UFV theatre production on Shakespeare’s well known play: 'Romeo and Juliet’. *Note: view ‘Bus Tour’ for details on the matinee at the UFV Theatre on Wed. Mar. 12/14. Day: Wednesday Time: 1:00 pm to 1:00 pm Fee:  $7 member/ $10 non-member Date: March 5, [...]

By |January 4th, 2014|Events By Type, Past Programs & Events 2014|0 Comments

Lifetime Learning Centre Annual Golf Tournament

Lifetime Learning Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament Saturday in June 2014 - Watch for details The Board of Lifetime Learning Centre Society  invites you to come out and enjoy an afternoon of golf and fun knowing that you are helping to build a legacy for Mission Lifetime Learning Centre. The Golf Tournament is an annual fundraising event with [...]

Lifetime Learning’s Contribution to the Celebration of Mission’s 120th Anniversary

In 2012 Lifetime Learning contributed to the celebration of Mission's 120th anniversary festivities by completing a number of commemorative projects. These were showcased at the Clarke Foundation Theatre and Heritage Park Centre, and continue to grow on our website. We invite you to view, interact with and enjoy the following tributes to Mission’s heritage and future. Download A [...]

By |August 22nd, 2012|Events, Events By Type, Interactive Display, Oral History|0 Comments

Mission History – Music in Mission

Betty Dandy talks about the Mission Music Festivals held during the 1940’s and the 1950’s. She describes her daughters’ participation and how they learned learning to play instruments, as well as her husband's role as a volunteer at the festivals. She recounts the beginnings of the Music Festival, where the Festivals were held, the community members involved in [...]

By |August 15th, 2012|Education, Oral History, Oral History, Women|0 Comments

Remembrance Day – War Brides Panel

Five women who left England to become the wives of Canadian soldiers and subsequently immigrated to Canada are interviewed about their experiences. They discuss how they met their future husbands, what they knew about Canada, thier journey to their new home and their first impressions of Canada. The recount the effect that their wartime decisions had [...]