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This thrilling and informative Power Point presentation will take you back to another time and to another world. A few artifacts pertaining to the discussion will be displayed. Tony Mayo lives in Abbotsford, British Columbia where he is an established artist, published author, researcher and traveler. To date, Mr. Mayo has traveled to 95 countries [...]

Art Appreciation: The Exhibition: Focus on Contemporary Art & Artists

Within the art world every few years there are organized major international events showcasing contemporary art. This year “documenta 14” is taking place in Kassel (Germany) over the period of 100 days with approximately 160 participants, while in Venice (Italy) the 57 Art Biennale –established in 1895– runs for almost 200 days exhibiting artists from [...]

Banned and Censored Books

With Brian Murdock This two-hour presentation will provide a glimpse of the history of works which have been censored or banned, together with a consideration of some of the common themes underlying such actions.  Specific titles will be used to illustrate the phenomenon, with books ranging in theme from classic literature to books for children. [...]

Walking to Camelot

Walking to Camelot with Author John Cherrington Fraser Valley Author John Cherrington will read from his new book “Walking to Camelot” and share some tips on walking in England.   John Cherrington and his seventy-four year old walking companion set out one fine morning in May to traverse the only English footpath that cuts south [...]

Mission Genealogy Group

Mission Genealogy Group This group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month with guest speakers on the various related topics. In September, Brenda Smith will speak about how we can incorporate the context of where our ancestors lived, their daily work and habits, their Sunday beliefs and what was happening around them into our [...]

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 [...]

Diabetes Self-Management Program

Start Date:  November 3, 2017 (6 sessions) End Date: December 1, 2017 Day: Friday Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fee: No Charge Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission V2V 2B5   With University of Victoria Institute on the Health & Lifelong Health Registration is required. Contact University of Victoria Centre on Aging at 1-866-902-3767 or [...]

Summer 2017 Fitness and Wellness Classes

Level 3: Low Impact Fitness Day: Tuesday & Thursday Time: 10:00 a.m. Fee: Member 10 class pass is $35 Non-Member pass is $45 Dates: On-going begins July 4, 2017 Location: 32444 7th Ave. Mission Please note: OSTEOFIT classes do not replace your physiotherapist’s care and require your physician’s permission to attend. OSTEOFIT is a 50 [...]

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Art Classes

with Rebekah Brackett Days: Tuesday Times: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM Start Date: Please check with the office for start date in October 2017 Sessions: 10 sessions or by drop-in Fee: Member $70 for full course or 10 a session Non-Member $100 for full course or $12 a session   About Rebekah Brackett Rebekah Brackett is [...]

Warm and Fuzzies Knitting Group

You are invited to join our us. All levels of experience welcomed. We want you to join our "Knitting Warm Fuzzies" group. Our goal is to create warm items for those less fortunate. Donations of yarn and supplies accepted. Come and shares your skills with a group of secondary school students.     Time: 1:00 [...]