Eat, Connect + Learn

WEDNESDAYS, MARCH 20 - APRIL 24, 6-8PM

WMB CHURCH, WATERLOO SITE


YOU'RE INVITED

You’re invited to Eat, Connect + Learn: six evenings of skill-building workshops for all ages, plus dinner, hosted by WMB Church!

There’s something for everyone at Eat, Connect + Learn. Our workshops are designed for participants ages 3 to 99, and we provide free, safe and quality childcare for infants and toddlers ages 0 to 2. Come with your family, on your own or with a friend – all are welcome! Youth ages 12 and older may attend unaccompanied by an adult.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

WORKSHOP REGISTRATION: Register for one 6-week workshop per person. Read about the workshops below and select the one that suits you best by clicking the “register” button below the workshop of your choice. Registration closes March 13. Some workshops fill up quickly, so don’t delay.

COST: Workshops are free! The optional weekly dinner is $3/person/week, paid at the door each week. Indicate whether or not you’ll join us for dinner with your workshop registration.

CHILDCARE: To take advantage of free childcare for kids ages 0-2, register each individually using the button below.

CHILDCARE REGISTRATION


WORKSHOPS

Registration closes March 13.

LITTLE LEARNERS | Ages 3-5

Come discover what you can build by using your imagination! We’ll dig into blue bins to find plastic, paper, metal and cardboard to create masterpieces that you can take home and enjoy. Marshmallow sculptures, castles or a kazoo, the possibilities are endless for a creator like you!

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KIDS QUEST | Ages 6-10

Join us to build paper airplanes, navigate obstacle courses or see how quickly you can get through our puzzles! Use your coordination, balance and brain to complete each week’s goal.

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JUNIOR EINSTEINS | Ages 6-10

This workshop is full! Click below to join the waitlist. You may also register for another workshop in the meantime.

Come and explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in this hands-on workshop! Through fun activities and projects – like an egg drop experiment and making electrical circuits – we’ll play and work together to build, experiment, and create.

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JR. HIGHJINX | Ages 11-13

Wish you could jump into the action of a board game? Now you can! Join us for LIFE-SIZE games like Battle Ship, Hungry Hungry Hippo and Tic Tac Toe. Use your brain power for construction challenges, too.

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CARTOONING FOR HIGH SCHOOLERS | Ages 14-17

Join our talented cartoon artist to learn the fundamentals of creating your own cartoon drawings.

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ART STUDIO: PAINT | Ages 14+

This workshop is full! Click below to join the waitlist. You may also register for another workshop in the meantime.

Learn from professional artist Monte Wright as he teaches painting. He’ll teach basic art techniques with Emily Carr, Lauren Harris or Georgia O’Keefe as his guide! Whether you’re a newly budding artist or have been practising for years, this will be a fun time to get creative.

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BASICS OF CHRISTIANITY | Age 14+

Basics of Christianity is a welcoming space where your questions about God turn into conversations about faith. In this group, you can discuss your doubts and explore the trickiest topics of faith, free from pressure and judgment. If you’re new to faith, just checking it out, or coming back to church after some time away, this video series is a great first step.

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LEARN SPANISH | Age 14+

This workshop is full! Click below to join the waitlist. You may also register for another workshop in the meantime.

Hola! Have you always wanted to learn a second language? Here’s your chance! Join us as we begin to learn Spanish through conversation about everyday topics, games and even karaoke!

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ZUMBA | Age 14+

Want to add some fun and excitement to your workouts? Join a licensed Zumba instructor and combine dance, aerobic movements and energetic music for a great twist on exercise.

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ESL CONVERSATION CIRCLES | Age 18+

An opportunity for those learning English to practise speaking conversational English in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Chat in small groups about everyday topics like food, staying healthy and celebrations.

Note: If you’re an English speaker wishing to volunteer in this workshop, contact Stefanie MacGregor prior to registering.

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CROCKPOT COOKING | Age 18+

This workshop is full! Click below to join the waitlist. You may also register for another workshop in the meantime.

Learn healthy and inexpensive Canadian crockpot recipes as well as time saving tricks of the trade! We’ll supply the ingredients (and a crockpot if you need one).

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PLANNING, CARING & LIVING WELL | Age 18+

Looking forward to retirement? Starting to care for your aging parents? Join us as we talk about retirement, care-giving needs and living a positive and healthy lifestyle. Topics will include normal aging versus age related diseases, financial planning, legal responsibilities, exercise, nutrition and navigating the health care system.

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QUESTIONS?

For more information about Eat, Connect + Learn, contact:

Stefanie MacGregor, Director, Barnabas North Waterloo
stefaniemacgregor@wmbchurch.ca
519.885.5330