Mar
09

Date: Saturday, Mar 9, 2019

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Off Campus

Nanoose Place Community Centre
2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay


Add to CalendarVIU ElderCollege presents Physical Literacy As A Cornerstone Of A Healthy Community 03/09/2019 10:00 AM03/09/2019 12:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverExplore the role of Physical Literacy as the foundation for active and meaningful participation in society Presenter: Drew Mitchell, Director of Physical Literacy, Sport for Life About the talk: If there’s someone in this country who knows physical literacy, it’s Drew Mitchell. The Director of Physical Literacy for Sport for Life advocates tirelessly for it because of the positive impact it can have on our society. “Learning to move is as important as reading and writing skills, and the ability to work with numbers,” he says. Physical literacy refers to the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life. Mitchell puts it simply: “Physical literacy is the foundation for active and meaningful participation in society.” ADMISSION: $10 cash/person at the door Free under 18 PRESENTATION AT: Nanoose Place Community Centre 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay All talks from 10am to noon. Everyone welcome! Nanoose Place Community Centre 2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay false

Explore the role of Physical Literacy as the foundation for active and meaningful participation in society

Presenter: Drew Mitchell, Director of Physical Literacy, Sport for Life

About the talk: If there’s someone in this country who knows physical literacy, it’s Drew Mitchell. The Director of Physical Literacy for Sport for Life advocates tirelessly for it because of the positive impact it can have on our society. “Learning to move is as important as reading and writing skills, and the ability to work with numbers,” he says. Physical literacy refers to the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life. Mitchell puts it simply: “Physical literacy is the foundation for active and meaningful participation in society.”

ADMISSION:
$10 cash/person at the door
Free under 18

PRESENTATION AT:
Nanoose Place Community Centre
2925 Northwest Bay Road, Nanoose Bay

All talks from 10am to noon. Everyone welcome!


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