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Community Events



VCH & VSB co-present: Parent Education Series 2018-19

Parent Education Series 2018-2019.pdf


Thursday, Oct 25 7-9pm  DPAC General Meeting: SOGI 123

Rm 180, Vancouver Education Centre 1580 W. Broadway. Presenters include Matt Carruthers (former SOGI District Lead) and Renee Hock (VSB Diversity Mentor). We will have translation services available for parents who require them. Agenda will be posted on the vancouverdpac.org website when finalized.


GIRLsmarts4tech Parent workshop for parents with daughters who are in Grades 6-12
Sat October 27th
parents can learn more about ways to support your daughter in the field of computer science and technology.
Girlssmarts4tech parent workshop.pdf

Teen Mindfulness Training
This free six week program uses Mindfulness and Acceptance & Commitment Therapy to support individuals with mild-to-moderate anxiety. Fall 2018 program locations, session dates and times are listed below.  Students must register for the Intake Session by e-mailing teenmindfulness@gv.ymca.ca

Robert Lee YMCA, 955 Burrard, Vancouver  Monday(s): 4:30 pm- 6:00 pm, Oct 22 – Dec 3  Intake Session – Oct 15th @ 4:30 pm

Tong Louie YMCA, 57th Ave, Surrey Wednesdays: 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm, Oct 24 – Dec 5  Intake Session – October 17th @ 4:30 pm


 UBC Engineering  Exploration Workshops for Girls

Sat Oct 13 – Grade 9 girls

Sat Oct 27 – Grade 12 girls

Sat Nov 10 – Grade 11 girls

Grade 12 & 10 will be held in term two

https://engineering.ubc.ca/admissions/undergraduate/events-and-visits 


Video Gaming, Screens and Parenting 

in a Digitally Oriented Culture

a conversation with Benjamin Wong

Thursday, Nov 1 6:30-8pm

Prince of Wales Auditorium

ben wong talk poster.pdf