Port Alberni Eldercollege Search Results

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PAEC-0001

PA ElderCollege Membership

By requesting membership with ElderCollege, I consent to NIC releasing my personal information to the ElderCollege Executive Committee and its subcommittees, for the purposes of course registration/notification, and in supporting ElderCollege volunteer activities.

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

PAEC-5225

The Significance of Living Cedar

Connecting the past to present and future using cedar. An interactive workshop with a multimedia presentation and a cedar project to take home.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-5225-PAS1 PA Mar 30 $15.00

PAEC-5302

Health & Wellness Series

Join us for this Health & Wellness series where the presenters, who are experts in their field, will be offering valuable information on the following topics: Nutrition & Cancer Prevention, Brain Health & Dietary Strategies for Preventing Dementia, Mindful Eating for Those Battling Emotional Cravings, Shingles Vaccine, Blood Thinners, Foot Care, Oral Health, Dementia and Arthritis.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-5302-PAS1 PA Jan 30-Mar 12 $30.00

PAEC-5621

The Chemistry and Biochemistry of Food

You are what you eat. Have you ever wondered where this phrase came from, and whether it is actually true? Learn about the vitamins, minerals, fats, oils, carbohydrates and proteins in the food you eat. Is maple syrup/honey better for you than ordinary table sugar? What exactly happens to the foods once they hit your stomach? Who can you believe, and why does the research on good/bad foods seem to change all the time? No previous chemistry or biochemistry knowledge is required for the course.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-5621-PAS1 PA Feb 25-Mar 17 $25.00

PAEC-5841

LGBTQ Information Session

LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning) Information Session. In this interactive class we will be learning about the LGBTQ spectrum through a short movie, various activities and guided discussions.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-5841-PAS1 PA Apr 17 $10.00

PAEC-6208

Dominant World Leaders of the 1930'S

Join Bill Lekich to study the four most influential men in history - Hitler, Churchill, Stalin and F.D. Roosevelt. Never in history had such dominant figures existed on the world stage at the same time. In these sessions we will examine their early lives and the roles they played in the time leading up to WWII.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-6208-PAS1 PA Apr 1-Apr 8 $15.00

PAEC-6225

Generations in Stories

Join Sean Hickey to examine elder protagonists and their relationship with passing time and young characters. Each session you will look at a different short story. The stories include: "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner; "A Good Man is Hard to Find" by Flannery O'Connor; "A Friend of my Youth" by Alice Munro. Each of these stories are available online at various websites.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-6225-PAS1 PA Feb 26-Mar 11 $20.00

PAEC-8300

Home Maintenance Series

In this Home Maintenance Series Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home including roof, structure, safety, plumbing, heating and electrical. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8300-PAS1 PA Jan 28-Feb 25 $35.00

PAEC-8301

Home Maintenance-Roof/Attic

In this session Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home roof and attic. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8301-PAS1 PA Feb 25 $10.00

PAEC-8302

Home Maintenance-Structure/Security

In this session Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home structure and security. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8302-PAS1 PA Jan 28 $10.00

PAEC-8303

Home Maintenance-Plumbing

In this session Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home plumbing. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8303-PAS1 PA Feb 4 $10.00

PAEC-8304

Home Maintenance-Heating

In this session Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home heating. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8304-PAS1 PA Feb 11 $10.00

PAEC-8305

Home Maintenance-Electrical

In this session Terry will focus on preventative maintenance, safety tips and will explain how upkeep will influence the condition of your home electrical. Know that, for peace of mind, the care and attention to your home will serve you well year after year and in comfort.

Section Location Dates Cost
PAEC-8305-PAS1 PA Feb 18 $10.00