Here are some events happening in our community that may be of interest to you. This calendar is updated weekly!
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Mentor Advisory Forum: Financial Literacy - Understand the money side of your business April 5, 2017 | 10:00 am to 11:00 am (PST) Join this free webinar from anywhere Understanding what’s happening in the money side of your business is key to your success. And at Women's Enterprise Centre we want you to succeed. Join us in this discussion about some tips and highlights of what you need to be watching to help support your bottom line. Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger,…Find out more »
A ROAD MAP TO GENDER EQUALITY NOW Symposium for Action How can we have collective impact ? What are the keys to positive change? Who can unite to speak with one voice? Develop a collective awareness of systemic issues that we can address in a meaningful way, by broadening and deepening current work. Create a self-vision for action on women’s human rights, out of our own work and achievements. Address the question: What is the “door” that, if opened, would…Find out more »
The Holistic Death Care Gathering is a series of community events bringing folks together that are interested in alternative approaches to death, dying and grief. The goal of these Gatherings is to nurture a community of care and to provide a local platform to share knowledge, resources and learning opportunities. Hosted by Shauna Janz, each meeting will be an opportunity to connect with others and to learn from a speaker on a particular aspect of holistic death care.Find out more »
You are welcome to an evening in sacred circle where women gather together and share the truth of who they are and what is happening in their lives. This is a place of confidentiality, encouragement & accountability. Circle offers each woman the opportunity to: Be seen and heard in her authenticity Connect to her inner wisdom Be supported by other genuine women We invite you to bring your curiosity, questions and open heart (: Feel free to share this invite…Find out more »
Today's work environment is more demanding than ever for women in leadership. Managing your responsibilities, time and energy at work, and at home can be challenging. Learn to create the space for less reactivity and stress in your life, increased productivity, creativity, innovation and overall well-being. Facilitated by Patricia Galaczy, Leadership Educator and an MBSR Instructor, this 1 day experiential session will cultivate your leadership resilience. Become a better leader by making yourself a priority!Find out more »
Have you recently experienced a life change? A Move? Career Change? Separation or Divorce? Retirement? Health Challenge? Would you like some tools to embrace change more easily and with less stress? If so, you’re not alone. In this interactive and fun workshop, you will: Learn why many of us fear change Explore a proven model for embracing any life transition Discover effective strategies for enhanced health, happiness, clarity & confidence. Proceeds from ticket sales go to local charity. Need to…Find out more »
Give yourself permission to explore what truly inspires you-Mind, Body and Spirit. Join us for our second annual weekend for women at the beautiful Strathcona Park Lodge. Unplug, relax and connect with a collective of women who are inspirational and lift YOU up! Special yoUnlimited promo code GOLD for $100 discount! Your all-inclusive weekend includes 2 nights shared accommodation (upgrades available), 6 delicious meals, 7 motivating workshops, speakers, yoga, meditation, boating, and hiking. Massage and Bodywork available for additional fees.…Find out more »
September 30th at 2 pm is the official launch of new book, Speaking our Truth: A Journey of Reconcilation. It will be a celebration of the voices woven into the book and the resilience of Residential School Survivors and their families. This is an all ages gathering and please wear Orange in honour of Orange Shirt Day. The launch will officially begin at 230. Books will be available for sale.Find out more »
2nd Annual UnWined on Vancouver Island supporting Make-A-Wish. Ticket includes Active Food Stations sponsored by local chefs, Wine and Beer tastings sponsored by local Wineries and Breweries, fabulous live and silent auction, door prizes, entertainment, and wish moments all for a great causeFind out more »
The best part about being in circle was immediately feeling safe, and instantly connected to the beautiful women I was with. I was amazed at the power of circle to let us be our true selves and get right to the heart of how we were feeling, without the need for small talk or "warming up." (So okay, maybe that's three best things!)." - Circle Attendee Give yourself a few hours with other women to be accepted just as you are. A…Find out more »