Adults

nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up

nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up weaves a profound narrative around Indigenous issues in Canada, one family’s painful fight for justice and embodied racism in the age of social media.

NFB l 98 min l Best Canadian Feature Documentary Award

The link will be provided for all day viewing on June 11 through the generosity of the National Film Board of Canada  

Official trailer https://vimeo.com/343311539

 

June 11th, 10:00am to 11:45pm
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Meal Planning on a Budget

In this workshop women will:

  • create a cheat sheet meal planner and a three-step system to make a weekly meal plan
  • learn how to meal plan to stretch what you already have to save money and reduce food waste
  • learn about apps that help you save money while grocery shopping

For women 18+

Register at: www.wcyr.ca/get-support/register-for-programs

Or email: info@wcyr.ca

May 27th, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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EIR - NOV 19

ENTREPRENEURS IN RESIDENCE: Dare to be Bold


Join us for a fast-paced evening featuring four entrepreneurs who will share their stories in a short TED X-style talk. It’s a chance to mingle, ask questions and meet new visionaries who share your drive to succeed.

November 19th, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Women's meetup

Enjoy a bi-weekly Tuesday morning out, where newcomers to Canada or Aurora can meet new people, share ideas and learn more about our community.

Each meet-up includes a special focus or speaker, so there is always something new to learn or fun to be had.

Register online or just drop In!

September 8th, 10:00am to 11:30am
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Out of the Ashes: Episode 2

OUT OF THE ASHES

An podcast in three episodes with Lillian Michiko Blakey

 

Episode 1: Out of the Ashes l May 4 Music: Shakuhachi (The Japanese Flute) - Kahachiro Miyata (full)

 

Episode 2: African Violets and Sakura l May 11 Music: Sakura Sakura - C Harmonica - Okada Koumei

 

Episode 3: Redress to the Present l May 18 Music: Sakura - Alcvin Ryuzen Ramos (shakuhachi)

 

May 11th, 9:00am to 11:30pm
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OBOA Writing Workshop 2020

EVERYONE CHEERED

Happy Endings, Epiphanies, Breakthroughs, Libérations

A Creative Writing Workshop on writing the BIG SCENE.  

In this workshop, you will develop a character sketch and plot and learn about the power of setting up scenes.

Bring a character you are already developing or start fresh with a new being.

September 26th, 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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