OUT AND ABOUT: ANNE FRANK EXHIBITION TOUR
“A History for Today” connects the horrific history of the Holocaust with the challenges our communities face today. Tour the exhibition featuring 34 large scale panels that speak about Anne Frank’s story, World War II, and addresses themes of discrimination, acceptance, and human rights. At Collingwood Neighborhood House| June 12th 11:00 a.m. | Free! | Registration required
OUT AND ABOUT: CBC NEWS ROOM TOUR
Discover the state-of-the-art integrated newsroom, home of CBC News Vancouver and CBC Radio! June 17th 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | Free. Registration required
OUT&ABOUT: OPERA RECITAL
Enjoy a performance from UBC School of Opera Graduate Laura Miller (singer), and Coach Staff from UBC Opera, Michael Onwood (pianist) at Long & McQuade | June 23rd at 1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. | Admission by Donation| Registration required
OUT&ABOUT: BRAIN GAMES
Did you know that the number of people suffering from Dementia will double in the next 20 years? Learn how to delay/prevent it with activities to do at home. At Central Library | June 24th at 1:00 p.m. | Free.| Registration required
PHILIPPINES INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATION
Celebrate the Filipino culture through song, dance, and of course food! Fabulous door prizes will be awarded to one lucky Karaoke star! |Free. | June 10th at 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Registration required
LEAVING OUR PERSONAL LEGACY
Participants can share their ideas on what they could leave as a non-monetary Legacy to others and/or organizations. Facilitators will lead the discussion and bring examples of their own ideas to share with the group. Lunch included. June 24th 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Free for members. $5 for non-members. | Registration required
LET’S CELEBRATE CANADA! (POTLUCK)
Bring a dish and celebrate one of the best countries in the world! Hear from others about what it means to be Canadian. Wear red and white for door prizes. | June 26th at 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Free for members. | Registration required
Test your skill of strategy and calculation for this ancient Chinese game of Mahjong. Mondays and Fridays 9:00AM – 3:00PM | Free for members. $3 for non-members Drop-in
Improve your mind, body and spirit with Dru yoga – designed to be practiced by people of all abilities, all fitness levels and all ages. Wednesdays 10:00AM-11:30AM | $3.50 for members, $5 for non-members | Drop In
Tell It to the Trees is June’s book. We have copies available at the centre. We have a great group already, but the more the merrier! | Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Free | Registration required.
Come by for a game whose origins are from 411 itself. Wednesdays 12:30PM – 2:30PM | Free for everyone | Drop-in
Receive training at a healthy pace on Thursdays. Then come by our computer lab to practice what you just learned.
- Beginners 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
- Intermediate 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
- Advance 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
New semester of 6 classes start May 28th| $12.00 for 6 members $15.00 for non-members Registration required.
Laughter Yoga is a series of movement and breathing exercises designed to stimulate laughter and cultivate an inner spirit of joy. Some benefits of this easy and safe exercise includes: reducing stress and anxiety, reducing high blood pressure Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | $12/month for members, $15/month for non-members or $4 drop in | Registration required.
1-on-1 with ELIZA (TECH HELP)
Have specific questions about your electronic device? Our computer teacher is available for 1 on 1 help by appointment! Fridays, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. |Free for members. | Registration required.
Learn one of the most romantic languages in the world with our teacher, Ainhoa from Spain. This is a beginner’s class. Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | $12/month for members, $15/month for non-members | Registration required.
Do you enjoy engaging in thought provoking conversations? Do you want to broaden your mind through other’s perspective? This month’s topic: Aruna Shanbaug, who passed away in May. She was an Indian nurse who was at the centre of attention in a court case on euthanasia after spending 42 years in a coma as a result of sexual assault. Tuesday, June 2nd 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Free for members | Registration required.