SIX COMMUNITY AND SKILL BUILDING EVENINGS FOR ALL AGES

Wednesdays, March 21 - April 25, 6-8pm

WMB Church

Scroll down to see workshop options. Each workshop has it’s own registration button.


WHAT IS EAT, CONNECT + LEARN?

Eat, Connect + Learn is a series of six Wednesday evenings where people from our local community are invited to gather at WMB Church to:

Eat

EAT a delicious, family-friendly dinner for just $3/person. We take care of all the cooking and clean-up!

Connect

CONNECT with others from our community – perhaps meet someone new!

Learn

LEARN something new at one of several fun, free workshops! Choose from a wide variety of topics.


WHO IS IT FOR?

There’s something for everyone at Eat, Connect + Learn. Our workshops are designed for participants ages 3 to 99, and we provide free childcare for infants and toddlers ages 0 to 2 years old.

Come with your family. Youth ages 12 and older may attend unaccompanied by an adult. Invite your neighbours, friends and co-workers to join you. All are welcome!

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?

Eat, Connect + Learn begins on Wednesday March 21 at 6pm!

WORKSHOP REGISTRATION: Register for one 6-week workshop per person. Review the workshop descriptions below and select the one that suits you best. For your convenience, each workshop has its own registration button.
NOTE – Don’t forget to also register your child if you are planning to use the free childcare for kids ages 0-2.

Registration will open February 7, 2018. Some workshops fill up quickly so don’t delay.

PRE-ARRANGED VOLUNTEER FORM: If you have pre-arranged a volunteer role, please click the link below to complete the volunteer form. VOLUNTEER FORM


WORKSHOPS

Description and registration (one registration per person)

HourOfChallenge

HOUR OF CHALLENGE | Ages 12-17
REGISTER HERE

Are you up for the challenge? You will have to be ready to move, react and think quickly as you use your brain and body to conquer these team games. Sign up as individuals. Teams will be created during the workshop.

ESLCircle2

ESL CONVERSATION CIRCLES | Age 18+
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An opportunity for those with English as a second language to practice speaking conversational English in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Chat in small groups about everyday topics such as food, staying healthy, celebrations, etc.

Note: if you are an English speaker and wish to volunteer, please contact Stefanie MacGregor prior to registering.

DISCOVER CHRISTIANITY | Age 14+
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Discover Christianity is a gathering where your questions about God turn into a conversation about faith. In this group, you can discuss your doubts and explore the trickiest topics of faith, free from pressure and judgement. 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.

DrumFit

DRUMFIT | Age 14+
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Join our certified DrumFit instructors for fun-filled exercise while drumming on exercise balls! Routines will be demonstrated at two different intensities to meet you at your current exercise level.

GET MOVIN’ | Age 6 – 11
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Get your body and brain moving in fun and active games. Work in teams to form words using your bodies, have cotton ball relay races and solve some mental challenges. Be ready to move!

MAKE IT NEW | Age 12+
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Paint it like new. Reuse, recycle, refurbish. Learn to paint furniture and transform it into something beautiful again.

ART STUDIO: PASTELS | Ages 12+
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Learn from professional artist Brad Sherk as he teaches how to draw using pastels. These aren’t your Grade 1 oil pastels; these are soft pastels, which are awesome for blending, smudging, layering, smearing, and getting a little messy! Brad will teach the basics of using soft pastels so that no matter what your experience, you’ll enjoy learning how to “paint” with pastel.

ART STUDIO: PAINT | Age 14+
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Learn from professional and international artist Monte Wright as he teaches painting. He’ll teach basic art techniques using Emily Carr and Lauren Harris as his guides! Whether you’re a newly budding artist or have been practising for years, this will be a fun time to get creative.

WorldExplorers

WORLD EXPLORERS | Ages 6-11
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Welcome, Bievenido, Wilkommen!
Join us on a virtual field trip as we explore some different places around the world. We’ll play games, taste new foods, make some art, and learn fun facts about other countries along the way.
NOTE: We’ll be exploring different countries from last year’s workshop.

LittleLearners

LITTLE LEARNERS | Ages 3-5
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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 katamzoo, the possibilities are endless for a creator like you!

Childcare

CHILDCARE | Infants/toddlers (0-2 years)
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Great quality childcare for infants and toddlers 0-2 years old.

CROCKPOT COOKING | Age 18+
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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).
NOTE: Most recipes will be repeated from last year’s workshop.


QUESTIONS?

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

Stefanie MacGregor, Director, Barnabas Local Outreach
stefaniemacgregor@wmbchurch.ca
t. 519.885.5330