Talks & Workshops Jan 17
Hiking in the Rockies
Understanding Hearing Loss Did you know 1 out of 3 people over 65 have hearing loss, but only 30% do something about it? Hearing loss may be so gradual that you don't even notice it—you may feel people are not speaking clearly or loudly enough. Come to learn more and get your hearing checked. Presentation 584804 F Jan 13 10 – 11 a.m. FREE Testing 584805 F Jan 13 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. FREE
Jan 16 & Feb 16
Evergreen Line Has Arrived We've all been waiting and it's finally here—the SkyTrain now connects the Tri-Cities to Vancouver! Chris Chan from TransLink TravelSmart, will be here to talk about the new service and how it links up with the existing SkyTrain system. Learn about the changes, and how to access the new service. Chris will also cover TransLink's online trip-planning tools to help you plan your travels. 584556 M
1 – 2:30 p.m.
584854 Th Feb 16
1 – 2:30 p.m.
Basic Principles of Canadian Criminal Law: Jury Selections Curious about jury selections? This interactive presentation will cover two case studies to explore how and why lawyers choose or reject certain people for jury duty. Time for questions. Presented by retired Administrative Law Judge, Sacha Korman. 585166 M Jan 16 1 – 2:30 p.m. FREE
This slide show will feature photos taken during 6 days of hiking in the areas around Lake Louise and adjacent to the Icefields Parkway in Alberta. The show is set to music, so minimal discussion during the show, but plenty of time for questions afterwards. Presenter: Terry McCullough 583971 Tu Jan 17 1:15 – 3:15 p.m. FREE
Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation A beginner class for those new to mindfulness meditation or wishing to refresh their practice. A great place for those who have difficulty calming the mind or are simply curious about mindfulness and meditation. 579856 W Jan 18 7 – 9 p.m. $10.00
Jan 19 Jan 17
Garden Club: Egan Davis Gardening in Sweden Egan Davis, Horticultural Training Coordinator at UBC Botanical Garden, will share interesting gardening stories about his trip to Sweden last year. While in Sweden he worked at Gothenburg Botanic Garden and Peter Korn’s Garden. Everyone is welcome. Meet in the Centennial Room. For more information call Margaret Manery 604-931-3433. Tu Jan 17 7 p.m. FREE
Dogwood Travel Club Presentation Presentation by Pitmar Tours. Pitmar offers an exciting travel calendar and also provides home pickup and drop off. All are welcome. NO pre-registration required. Limited seating available, no standing room. Th Jan 19 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. FREE
Concerned About Alzheimer's or Dementia? Learn some profoundly simple ways to address the conditions of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. A look at a proactive lifestyle and reactive treatment – examining where in the brain prolonged inflammation has resulted in degeneration leading to these conditions and how and why the degeneration occurred in the first place. A look at what factors around these conditions that are completely within control and some simple but much overlooked steps to put the body back into an optimal state for proper function and good health. Presented by Jon Ley, chartered herbalist, certified detoxification specialist, and life coach. 584811 Tu Jan 17 7 – 8:30 p.m. FREE
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If You Cannot Predict, Then Prepare! Today's markets are volatile, but we have experienced times like this before. This seminar helps explain market cycles, helping to ensure investors are prepared for any future downturn. Presented by James Leung from Edward Jones. 580052 Th Jan 19 2 – 3 p.m. FREE
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