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Feb
14
When: Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 - Sunday, Feb 14, 2021, 3:06AM - 6:11AM
Nanaimo Campus

Feb
21
When: Friday, Feb 21, 2020, 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Powell River Campus

This course is aimed at those who are new to the iPad and will give students an understanding of its features, capabilities, and limitations. Students will also learn how to properly interact with the iPad's touch interface — including how to type and edit text using the on-screen keyboard. Basic settings will also be discussed.With class size limited to a small group, this course is ideal for...


Feb
22
When: Saturday, Feb 22, 2020, 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Powell River Campus

Would you know what to do if your dog was choking on a piece of food, ate something poisonous, severely cut his paw, was hit by a car, or broke his leg while out on a hike with you far away?The goal of the Dogsafe Canine First Aid course is to give you the necessary tools and training to respond to an emergency with your dog. We will cover everything from recognizing the signs of illness and...


Feb
25
When: Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020, 9:30AM - 11:30AM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Mar 17 2020.
Powell River Campus

Pickleball is not tennis; pickleball is not badminton; pickleball is not ping pong. Pickleball is a game of strategy and finesse; it is not simply a game of banging and smashing. In Pickleball, you and your partner try to outsmart your opponents by forcing them out of position so you can place the ball where they are not. In Pickleball, you have to have the patience to let your opponents make the...


Feb
25
When: Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Mar 24 2020.
Powell River Campus

Our community yoga program welcomes people of all ages and experience levels to come together to practice. Each class will be a gentle Hatha style focusing on body awareness and movement matched with the breath. We look forward to seeing you on the mat!NOTE: Please bring a small blanket or towel and a yoga mat if you already have one, and try to arrive 10 minutes early to set up.VIU – Powell...


Feb
25
When: Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020, 6:30PM - 8:01PM
Parksville/Qualicum Centre

Are you ready for a fast-paced career in the hands-on, creative field of esthetics? Vancouver Island University’s 8-month Professional Esthetics certificate program will get you job-ready and in high demand with industry employers. Graduates work in many settings – day, resort, destination and cruise ship spas; hair salons; private businesses; and sales and promotion. Courses run Tuesday to...


Feb
26
When: Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020, 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Cowichan Campus

Don't forget to wear pink.


Feb
26
When: Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020, 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Apr 08 2020 except Wed Mar 18 2020, Wed Mar 25 2020.
Powell River Campus

Learn French step by step in a friendly atmosphere. This course is a light introduction to French involving useful vocabulary as well as basic grammar, verbs, and conversation. You will learn in a concise and entertaining way a few basic elements in order to understand and compose simple sentences that are grammatically correct, and to express yourself in simple French. This course will help you...


Feb
26
When: Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020, 5:30PM - 8:30PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Mar 18 2020.
Powell River Campus

Acrylic paint is an incredibly versatile medium with a wide variety of applications. This course is for those who wish to develop or improve their understanding of acrylic techniques whether in representational or more expressive styles. After discussing a variety of materials and their many uses, we will progress to painting exercises leading students on to their own paintings. Examples of the...


Feb
26
When: Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020, 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Off Campus

The Philosophers' Café offers a fun and friendly forum for debate. The topic on the 26th is the replication crisis in psychology, led by Stephanie McKenzie. Psychology research has led to discoveries that are new and exciting, but, despite concerted efforts, often can’t be replicated. Does this failure in replication point to a deeper problem ― in methodology, research incentives, or...


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