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REGISTRATION FOR FALL 2021 COURSES IS NOW OPEN!

All Fall 2021 ElderCollege Courses will be offered online via Zoom.

Registration is changing for Fall 2021, click here for details on How To Register.

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ElderCollege will be continuing to offer our fall courses online. Our courses will be offered through Zoom, an online communications tool.  In preparation for learning online, familiarize yourself with our Student Zoom User Guide and attend our free Student Zoom Training Cafes. These Cafes run twice per week beginning two weeks prior to each session start-up. 

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The following courses have been cancelled.  They are no longer in the Session lists and are not available for registration.

  • Secret Life Of Pots: Emily Carr's Ceramics

  • Nursing Trends In Healthcare

  • Artisan Baking Around The World

  • Mysteries Of Death And Dying

  • Nurturing Grieving And Mourning Loss 

  • Supporting Those with Dementia Choosing MAID 

  • Reconciling Personal Loss Through Creativity

  • Founders Of Religions - Part 1: Abrahamic Religions 

  • Science And Religion; Friends Or Foes?
  • Has The Esoteric Become Mainstream?
  • Practical Photography
  • Casino Gaming: Past And Present
  • Estate Planning For The Mature Client

September Session

Road Safety For Seniors

  • Mondays, Sep 13-Oct 4 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Energy Medicine For Self Help: Level 1

  • Mondays, Sep 13-Nov 1 
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm

Joyful Living With A Meditation Practice 

  • Mondays, Aug 30-Dec 13 
  • 3:00 to 4:30pm

Archaeology of the Classical Mediterranean World

  • Mondays, Sep 13-27 
  • 3:30 to 5:30pm 

OR

  • Tuesdays, Sep 14-28
  • 3:30 to 5:30pm 

Retirement Planning

  • Mondays, Oct 4-25 
  • 3:30 to 5:30pm

Introduction To Police Forensics

  • Tuesdays, Sep 14-Oct 19 
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

Science And Religion: Friends Or Foes?

  • Tuesdays, Sep 14-Oct 19 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Supporting Those With Dementia Choosing MAiD

  • Tuesdays, Sep 14-Oct 5 
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm 

Inspired Smartphone Photography

  • Tuesdays, Oct 5-26 
  • 1:00 to 2:30pm 

Non-Fiction Book Club

  • Tuesdays, Oct 12, Nov 9, Dec 14, Jan 11, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 12
  • 1:30 to 3:30pm

Introduction To Travel In Europe

  • Tuesdays, Sep 14-Oct 12
  • 3:00 to 5:00pm

Themes In Medieval And Renaissance Art

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 9:30 to 11:30am 

First Nations Land In British Columbia

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 10:00 to 11:30am 

Has The Esoteric Become Mainstream?

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm 

Estate Planning For The Mature Client

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 2:30-4:30pm

Genealogy 101: How To Begin And Prove Your Tree

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 3:00 to 5:00pm

Science: A Candle In The Dark

  • Wednesdays, Sep 15-Oct 20 
  • 3:30 to 5:30pm 

Founders Of Religions - Part 1: Abrahamic Religions

  • Thursdays, Sep 2-Oct 28 (no class Sep 30) 
  • 9:30 to 11:30am 

Making Your Dreams Come True

  • Thursdays, Sep 16-Oct 14 (no class Sep 30)  
  • 12:30 to 2:00pm

Practical Photography

  • Thursdays, Sep 16-Oct 28 (no class Sep 30)  
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm 

Casino Gaming: Past And Present

  • Thursdays, Sep 16-Oct 28 (no class Sep 30) 
  • 3:00 to 5:00pm 

Choose Wellness: Nutrition For Body, Mind, And Spirit

  • Thursdays, Sep 16-Oct 28 (no class Sep 30) 
  • 3:30 to 5:30pm 

Vancouver Island History 1774-1871

  • Fridays, Sep 17-Oct 22 
  • 10:00am to Noon

Joyful Living With A Meditation Practice - Part 2

  • Fridays, Sep 10-Dec 10 
  • 12:30 to 2:00pm

November Session

Italian Immigration To BC: 1858-1970

  • Mondays, Nov 1-Dec 6 
  • 9:30 to 11:30am 

Our Amazing Sense Of Hearing

  • Mondays, Nov 1-22 
  • 9:30 to 11:00am 

Poetry Of The Great War

  • Mondays, Nov 1-22
  • 10:00 to 11:30am 

Traditional Chinese Medicine - The Five Elements Theory

  • Mondays, Nov 1-Dec 6 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Energy Medicine For Self Help: Level 2

  • Mondays, Nov 8-Dec 20
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm

Empires of Asia: Japan And China

  • Mondays, Nov 1-Dec 13
  • 3:00 to 4:30pm

Prepare For Emergencies And Disasters

  • Tuesdays, Nov 2-23 
  • 9:30 to 11:30am 

Your Microbiome - Both Good And Bad

  • Tuesdays, Oct 26-Dec 14 
  • 10:30am to Noon

Getting the Words Right: A Guide To Revision And Self Editing

  • Tuesdays, Oct 26-Nov 23
  • 1:30 to 3:30pm 

Nurturing Grieving And Mourning Loss

  • Tuesdays, Nov 2-30 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Inspired Smartphone Photography

  • Tuesdays, Nov 2-23 
  • 1:00 to 2:30pm 

In/Equality: An Alternative Anthropology

  • Tuesdays, Nov 2-Dec 7 
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm

Intelligent Investing And Estate Planning Workshop

  • Tuesdays, Nov 2-Dec 7 
  • 3:00 to 5:00pm

Vancouver Island History 1871-1914

  • Wednesdays, Nov 3-Dec 8 
  • 10:00am to Noon

The Practice Of Self-Healing

  • Wednesdays, Nov 3-Dec 8 
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm 

Virginia Woolf 1882-1941

  • Wednesdays, Nov 3-Dec 8 
  • 1:00 to 2:30pm 

Living With Depression 

  • Wednesdays, Nov 3-10 
  • 3:00 to 4:30pm 

How To Talk To Anyone About Climate Change

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-Dec 2
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

Breath And Meditation 101

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-Dec 2 
  • 10:30am to Noon

Publish Your Family's History Book

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-25
  • 12:30 to 2:00pm 

A Theory Of Everything - Made Easy 

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-Dec 16
  • 1:00 to 3:00pm

The Shorter Stories Of Franz Kafka

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-Dec 16
  • 1:30 to 3:30pm 

Genealogy 101: How To Begin And Prove Your Tree

  • Thursdays, Nov 4-Dec 16
  • 3:00 to 5:00pm

Indigenous Perspectives On The Environment

  • Fridays, Nov 5-Dec 10
  • 1:30 to 3:30pm

Reconciling Personal Loss Through Creativity

  • Fridays, Nov 5-26
  • 1:30 to 3:30pm

A Writers Toolbox

  • Fridays, Nov 5-Dec 10 
  • 2:00 to 4:00pm 

One-Day Sessions

Comedy Vs. The Apocalypse

  • Thursday, Dec 16
  • 10:00 to 11:30am

Advance Care Planning: Because We All Die

  • Friday, Oct 15
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

Wayfinding: Navigating A Life

  • Thursday, Sep 9 
  • 10:00 to Noon

Probate Bypass Strategies

  • Friday, Sep 10
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

OR

  • Tuesday, Oct 26
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

How Do Social Issues Impact Your Health?

  • Monday, Oct 25
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

Learning Science Through Observation And Art

  • Monday, Oct 25
  • 12:30 to 3:30pm

Following Darwin - A Galapagos Adventure

  • Tuesday, Oct 26
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Planning Your Last Will And Testament

  • Wednesday, Oct 27
  • 1:30 to 4:30pm

Current Issues For Seniors In BC

  • Wednesday, Oct 27
  • 9:30 to 11:00am

The Charitable Investor: Making A Difference

  • Wednesday, Oct 27
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Walking The Back Roads Of Valencia

  • Thursday, Oct 28
  • 9:30 to 11:00am

Sustainability, Social Change and Fun

  • Thursday, Oct 28
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Zoomers On The Move

  • Friday, Oct 29
  • 9:30 to 11:30am

Canada's Most "Successful" Painter And You

  • Friday, Nov 5
  • 9:00 to Noon

How Does Science Know?

  • Monday, Dec 13
  • 9:30am to 12:30pm

England's Coast-To-Coast Walk (Self-Guided)

  • Tuesday, Dec 14
  • 12:30 to 3:30pm

Iceland: Reykavik, And The Golden Circle

  • Wednesday, Dec 15
  • 3:00 to 4:30pm

Journey To Scandinavia

  • Wednesday, Dec 15
  • 9:30am to 12:30pm

Yogic Energy Techniques

  • Wednesday, Dec 15
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

Simple Strategies To Be Secure Online

  • Thursday, Dec 16
  • 12:30 to 3:30pm

An Antarctic Adventure

  • Friday, Dec 17
  • 12:30 to 2:30pm

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