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A Christmas Carol

A Dramatic Reading  Of Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol A Christmas Carol is a novella by English author Charles Dickens first published by Chapman & Hall on 17 December 1843. The story tells of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge's ideological, ethical, and emotional transformation after the supernatural visitations of Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmases Past, Present, and Yet to Come. [...]

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. [...]

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  

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 [...]

From Bangkok to Paris by Bicycle – Across Central Asia

Margo and Chris, a Vancouver couple now in their mid sixties, knew they wanted to travel more once their children were grown. They found that bicycle touring was a way of travelling that suited their desire for independence and flexibility. The pace is ideal for seeing landscapes unfold and for meeting people. They’ll explain how [...]

Fitness and Wellness Classes

Level 3: Low Impact Fitness Day: Tuesday & Thursday Time: 10:00 a.m. Fee: Member 10 class pass is $35 ($3.50 per class) Non-Member pass is $45 ($4.50 per class) Dates: On-going Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission     Chair Yoga with Norine Longmire Starts: September 10, 2018 runs to December 20, 2018 Now Every Monday and [...]

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, [...]

Intergenerational Gardening Club

  Come join in the joy of planning and planting the Intergenerational Garden.  Do you love gardening, but no longer have the space or mobility? Come and share your passion and pass on your knowledge with the Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fee:  By Donation Day:  Thursday Start Date:  On-going until December 13, 2018. (Harvesting Time, Over [...]