On-Line Course: How Can We All Get Along? Religious, Spiritual & Secular Belief-Groups

    With Harold Rosen Today’s diversity of outlooks and worldviews poses significant challenges and opportunities.  In both our local and global contexts we find a stunning variety of belief-groups – identifiable as Religious, Spiritual, Secular or a combination of these.  How can we understand this diversity in realistic, hopeful and practically cooperative ways?  Can [...]

Geri-arctics Ellesmere Island Expedition

With Chris Cooper Join us on a journey of discovery to the land of the ice bear. Local adventurer Chris Cooper will recount his eighth journey to Canada's High Arctic along with some great friends that love to explore. However, there is a twist! The average age of this group of adventurers is nearly 70, [...]

Travel on the Aurora Explorer

With Elspeth Bowers This is a working boat that carries freight to small camps and communities up along the rugged mostly uninhabited coastline of the Inside Passage. For More Information on Aurora Explore Click Here   Date: February 5, 2020 Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Sessions: 1 Fee:  $7 Member $10 Non-Member Location: 32444 7th [...]

Spanish Conversation (Intermediate)

With Violeta Estela Lucero Schwartz Spanish for Intermediates offers the opportunity to learn the language in a very interactive environment. Immediately, in a safe and enjoyable way, you engage in everyday conversations with your classmates. Add to your eight practical lessons learned in beginning Spanish.       Date: April 7, 2020 Sessions: 8 Day: [...]

Bus Tours Winter Spring 2020

The Red Violin – Classical Coffee Concerts at the ATC Date: January 30, 2020 Day: Thursday Time: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fee: Member $47 Non-Member $52 Includes Concert Ticket and coffee and tea prior to concert For More Details or to Register Click Here Brunch at Rowena’s Inn on the River, Harrison Mills Date: [...]

The Healthier Living Workshop Series – PERSONAL GROWTH ARISING FROM LIFE’S CHALLENGES

      With Jason Wong This workshop will explore: Five aspects of living which may show positive growth following major life challenges (e.g. retirement, bereavement, divorce, acute or chronic illness, financial hardship, abuse, a major injury, etc.).   Principles of healing, recovery and growth. Dealing with our guilt. Some elements of mindfulness, self-compassion and [...]

The Healthier Living Workshop Series – PLANNING FOR SPRING CLEAN-UP

    With Jason Wong If we have trouble letting go of things, we are always on a search and find mission, this workshop will discuss realistic ways of gaining control of our living space and how it can de-stress us and release creativity.   This workshop will explore: Are we a clutterer? Common types [...]

The Healthier Living Workshop Series – HAPPINESS BY DESIGN

    With Jason Wong Happiness is a state of mind that must be chosen and reinforced with action, often on a daily basis. It becomes important to increase the amount of positive experiences, engagement, meaning, and opportunities we have in our lives. This workshop will explore: Happiness as an abstract concept? Or something more? [...]

Healthier Living Workshop Series: Grief and Loss

With Jason Wong Every person at some point in life will experience grief and loss, or a sense of final separation from someone or something important. Grief is a complicated and unique experience that often requires assistance to work through the process. This workshop will explore: Definitions, reactions, types and stages of grief. Ways to [...]