Port Alberni Eldercollege Search Results


PA ElderCollege Membership

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-0001-PAS1 PA Apr 30 $10.00


Cultural Awareness

This interactive session will provide an introduction to the history and territories of the Nuu-chah-nulth People of Vancouver Island. We will discuss some of the protcols of the Nuu-cha-nulth, talk about language loss and revitalization, and investigate some of the practices that make us unique. We will finish up the session with a Q and A, so bring your curiosity and questions!

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-2804-PAS1 PA Apr 1 $10.00


Estate Planning

Join us for presentations by knowledgeable members of the community in the three areas that most adults need advice on when making estate decisions: financial planning, estate planning and final wishes. Our presenters include: Chris Gow, a CGA experienced with estate finances and dealing with the new rules regarding financial planning for those putting their affairs in order. Matthew Dearin, a Notary Public specifically versed in estate legalities, how to set up Wills and Estates. Justin Johannesson, a Family Services Counselor and Margaret Vatamaniuck, Funeral Director who are experienced in prearranging funerals as well as how to put final wishes in place. This session is designed to encompass a broad range of information and participants will have some time for more specific questions and answers at the end.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-3531-PAS1 PA Apr 11 $12.00


The Alberni Valley - Air & Sea

Come and join us to learn more about the Alberni Valley's airport and sea port. In the first session, Pat Deakin, Economic Development Manager for the City of Port Alberni, will talk about the airport expansion, why it was done and the opportunities it created. He will discuss the next steps in realizing the possibilities and challenges that the airport faces. In the second session Dave McCormick & Mike Carter, from the Port Alberni Port Authority, will provide an overview of the Port Authority's mandate, role, jurisdiction and facilities. Community contributions; including partnerships and sponsorships, business goals and projects, marinas, terminal operations, spill response base and commercial fishing cluster will also be covered.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-6506-PAS1 PA Mar 27-Apr 3 $15.00