Events

There are many opportunities to engage with others in the community. Check out what’s coming up:

 


Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Free

GrowABLE: Let’s Talk Bees with Bryn Jones

Join master beekeeper, Bryn Jones as he discusses the MVP (Most Valuable Pollinator), the Honeybee. His GrowABLE talk will include types of bees and what goes on in a Honeybee colony. He will also touch on some of the current issues plaguing bees and what gardeners can do to help. You might even get a…

Free

Realwheels Theatre: Creating an Accessible Performing Arts Sector

Get ready for the show! Realwheels is pulling back the curtain on what it means to have a disability through the power of theatre. Learn more on Monday, June 7th at 12PM PDT about how they advocate for social change, both on and off Canadian stages, by creating and producing performances that deepen the understanding…

Free

Abilities Dance Class with Joanne Cuffe

Move in new ways, release tension, and connect with community! No prior dance experience is needed. This weekly class has guided dance improvisation activities, encouraging each person to move in ways that work for them. We will also explore creating dance together and being creative while interacting on Zoom. There is no wrong move! Joanne…

Free

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Free

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Free

Artful Living with Jean Ward

Creativity is not limited by your physical capabilites. Across history, many great artists have not let their disabilities define who they are nor what they could accomplish. Learn more about these artists and your creative potential in this presentation by Jean Ward. Jean is a CPCC, ARTT, and Clinical Hypnotherapist who believes in the power…

Free

Introduction to Citizens for Accessible Neighbourhoods BC (CANBC)

Join us June 14th to learn about how Creating Accessible Neighbourhoods (CAN) educates, advocates, provides resources, empowers people, builds community, and celebrates diversity. Their work takes many forms, including: accessibility audits, educational workshops, panel discussions, committee work, consulting, and activism. Their most recent focus is inclusive educational workshops. These cover topics such as Disability Awareness,…

Free

Abilities Dance Class with Joanne Cuffe

Move in new ways, release tension, and connect with community! No prior dance experience is needed. This weekly class has guided dance improvisation activities, encouraging each person to move in ways that work for them. We will also explore creating dance together and being creative while interacting on Zoom. There is no wrong move! Joanne…

Free

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Free

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Free

How to Tell Your Story with Emily Gillespie

Do you have a story to tell? As an author, disability activist and daydreamer, Emily Gillespie not only believes in the power of storytelling, but in helping you tell YOUR story. Join us for her presentation on Friday, June 18th at 12PM PDT to learn more. Emily is an author, disability activist and daydreamer. She…

Free