Education Programs and Workshops
Have an idea for a workshop, event or technology class? Feedback from our members is very important to us. If you have a comment, question or suggestion, please contact the Centre at 204-987-8850 or leave us a comment on the contact page here on the website.
Mondays, January 8th – May 14th
10:15 am – 11:30 am
Our Singsationals Choir Group is in the last month of their practices and performances for the year. This choir group does many performances throughout the community to brighten the spirits of many and are great ambassadors for our Centre. Rehearsals are always fun and the repertoire of songs changes based on the seasons.
Cost: $40 Half Year
Drawing and Watercolour Painting Classes
Fridays, January 19th – March 9th 12:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
You will learn Drawing Basics and Watercolor Basics along with several Watercolor Techniques. Easy Step by Step Instruction. You will complete a minimum of 2 paintings ready to frame. No experience necessary. There is an $18 course materials fee to be paid to the instructor at the first class as all materials are supplied. (Students “returning” for classes will be taught additional techniques and will work on a more advanced program.)
Instructor: Brenda Adams
Cost: $80 Members/$100 Non-membersRegister
Fun with Flowers
Thursday, February 8th 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Kat will guide participants step by step in order to create a stunning Valentine’s floral centerpiece arrangement. All supplies will be provided and no experience necessary.
Instructor: Katherine Degner
Cost: $15 Members/$18 Non-membersRegister
iPad Group Learning
Wednesdays, February 7th – 28th11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Come and learn how to use an iPad in this group learning setting. We have borrowed iPads from MASC for this session for you to try out and learn through their self-learning handbook. Someone will be available for questions, but this lesson format is in a group-learn style through the manual.
Cost: $5 Members/Non-Members
All About Facebook
Wondering what Facebook is and how to use it? Join us and learn all about Facebook, how to post photos, update your status and the security you should use to keep your posts private from the general public.
Instructor: Sean Sagert
Apple TV and Netflix
Netflix is a subscription based film and television program rental service that offers media to subscribers via internet streaming. This can be done through your television with Apple TV. Apple TV turns your regular TV into a smart TV allowing you to be able to browse the internet, access Netflix for TV shows and movies and check out the weather, sports, scores and much more at the touch of a button.
Instructor: Sean Sagert
Intro to Instagram
Instagram is a fast, beautiful and fun way to share your life with friends and family near or far. You will learn how to take a picture or video with your smart phone, transform its look and feel, then post it online to share with your friends.
Instructor: Meaghan Wilford
Intro to Pinterest
Wondering what the hype is about Pinterest? Pinterest is a free website where you can search for and store your favourite recipes, crafts, ideas, exercises, and much much more for online use. It’s essentially a virtual pin board. This website allows you to save paper and keep those ideas you may be interested in for future reference.