If you love Spanish culture and want to gain tools for travelling and making new friends then this is the class for you. This level is for real beginners to Spanish. In Beginners 1, you will start to speak Spanish and, at the end of the course, you will be able to: greet people and say good-bye, introduce oneself and other people, request personal information, languages spoken, say addresses and phone numbers, talk about family members, describe people, interact in shops, answer the phone plus more
Chinese Calligraphy Beginner
Learn the ancient art of Chinese Calligraphy through step-by-step instructions on writing Chinese characters. Students are encouraged to experience the rhythm and sense of design in Chinese writing, thereby bringing an aesthetic dimension to their understanding of the Chinese language. Program is taught in Cantonese and Mandarin. English translation will be available
Come and join fellow seniors who share a common interest in creative writing. This class will be set in a comfortable venue with an informal & supportive environment where participants are encouraged to write and share your stories, moments and memoirs. With time and practice these sessions may help you to discover your own voice and style. You will be guided by a volunteer facilitator who will lead each weekly session with a writing prompt. Upon completion of your voluntary writing exercise(to be completed at your leisure), we encourage an optional non-critical reading of your assignment the following week where you can receive feedback and pointers from other writers. No prerequisites required.
with NEPP Many sessions offered for emergency preparedness focus on families – not this session. This session is specific for Seniors focusing on challenges they may face when preparing for emergencies or disasters. Join us for some tea and light refreshments and learn the basics of what is required to develop your emergency plan, how to connect with extended family, how to conduct a Hazard Hunt and what to do when an earthquake strikes. This session will ensure that you, your family members and pets are prepared.