Talks & Workshops Events

Sunday, November 19th

West Coast Wildlife Photography

Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 9:00am | Education, Talks & Workshops

Join Stan Novotny and Stuart Clark during this wildlife workshop where they discuss their adventures, photographing wildlife on and off of Vancouver Island and walk you through their editing process.

Watercolour with Perry: Sunday Classes

Sunday, November 19, 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...

Wooden Christmas Trees

Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 12:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Seniors, Talks & Workshops, Teens

In this fun-filled afternoon class, you will learn many techniques, such as how to use chalk paint, stains and glazes, decoupage and stencilling all while creating these beautiful wooden Christmas Trees. All you need is your painting clothed. 12-3pm.

Monday, November 20th

International Seniors Group

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:00am | Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Free, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Ready for some fun and games? This popular program provides a great opportunity for seniors to meet and enjoy a potluck lunch and discuss seniors issues as they relate to life in Canada and from abroad! 10am-12:30pm.

Tuesday, November 21st

My Safe Life(ages 7-10)

Tuesday, November 21, 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...

Ladies Learn to Ride

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 6:00pm | Community, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

No previous horse experience required, qualified instructors, with calm gentle horses of all sizes. Learn to groom, tack up and ride, all in a safe welcoming environment. From 6-8pm.

Wednesday, November 22nd

Watercolour with Perry: "Landscape Elements Series"

Wednesday, November 22, 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 22, 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! 

Little Scientist

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 3:00pm | Children, Community, Entertainment, Talks & Workshops

We are all scientists. With a new experiment every week, young scientists will dive into a world full of fun with gravity, curious colours, reactions and who can forget the slime, goop and mess that will be created. For children K-Gr.2 from 3-4:30pm.

Sip & Dip Painting Parties with Charlotte

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 6:00pm | Arts, Community, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Seniors, Talks & Workshops

Sip & Dip with Charlotte: Paint parties, every Wednesday night.  $55 for dinner, a glass of wine, art supplies, apron, plus a hangable painting to take home. Fun and lots of laughs.  Call Charlotte to register, 250-923-8093, 6.00pm-9:30pm.