Education Events

Thursday, November 23rd

Heart Healthy Eating

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 1:00pm | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Learn foods that will help your heart function at its optimal range. Call to pre-register 250-286-7151, local 7\673.

Saturday, November 25th

Valley Families Basic CPR

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 2:00pm | Community, Education, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops

November is CPR awareness month, so why not get a quick review of this very important life skill. Bring your kids and they can play games upstairs with our facilitator. Thank you to the Oyster River Fire Dept. for coming to put this valuable course on. 2-4pm.

Sunday, November 26th

Watercolour with Perry: Sunday Classes

Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm | Arts, Education, Talks & Workshops

Oct. 22nd - "Fall Leaves in Abstract": Explore various "warm" colours, design and paint an abstract leaf painting.Nov. 5th - "Trees and Foliage Abstract": Using "cool" colours, design and create an abstract tree and foliage painting.Nov. 19th - "Mastering the Mini's": Explore, in miniature, bold...

Tuesday, November 28th

My Safe Life(ages 7-10)

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Community, Education, Talks & Workshops

This program was created to help kids feel safe in all of their usual places: home, school, online and during activities. By means of games, digital media, video and role play, My Safe Life aims to help children develop skills that empower them to make confident choices and live a safe life. From 3...

Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 6:30pm | Education, Free

Interested in learning Spanish or already speak Spanish? Come and join us in the Paddock at the Royal Coachman Pub on Dogwood Street.


Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:00pm | Community, Education, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

How do you put a life into 500 words? Ask the staff obituary writers at the New York Times. OBIT is a first-ever glimpse into the daily rituals, joys and existential angst of the Times obit writers, as they chronicle life after death on the front lines of history.  

Wednesday, November 29th

Watercolour with Perry: "Landscape Elements Series"

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 2:00pm | Arts, Education, Talks & Workshops

The purpose of this series is to build a repertoire of landscape elements which you can then choose to add to any of your paintings. Making notes and pasting these samples into an art book gives you future access to the colours and methods used in creating the various techniques.  November 15th - "...

The Gathering Place

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Free, Talks & Workshops

The Gathering Place is a "comfy space" for kids in grades 1-5. Come and join other kids from Robron neighboorhood and enjoy a healthy snack, play games and connect with friends. Cool crafting & crazy challenges make this a great place. Homework help is available too! 

Sing For Pure Joy!

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 3:00pm | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors, Teens

Raise your voice in glorious song with heart-felt melodies, soulful gospel songs and rousing spirituals, luscious layered songs, meditative chants and robust rounds. No written music is used. All songs are taught in the traditional method of call and response. If you are in need of an added boost...

Holiday Movie Night in the Museum

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7:00pm | Arts, Charity Fundraiser, Education, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Seniors

Join us for our annual Holiday Night in the Museum Movie Night. This year's selection is a wonderful film JOYEUX NOEL, based on the true story of the 1914 Christmas Truce. This film is in conjunction with our hallway exhibit of the Christmas Truce which runs through January 13. Seating is...