Collective Kitchens in Edmonton

Cook inexpensive great tasting meals and meet friends at a Collective Kitchen! Collective Kitchens are groups of people who get together and cook meals together once or twice a month to have fun and save time and money while improving cooking skills. Everyone is welcome. There are kitchens that focus on cooking for families, single … Continue reading

Reading. Writing. Math.

Is it hard to read? Do you have difficulty writing? Is Math impossible? Call for Help: Centre for Family Literacy – programs – Call 780.421.7323 PALS Adult Literacy Society – Call 780.424.5514 Edmonton Public Library – easy to read books and programs – Downtown Call 780-496-7000 The Learning Centre – reading, writing, math programs for adults Call 780-429-0675 Frontier College … Continue reading

Water Wings Employment Readiness Program

Boyle Street Community Services’ Water Wings Employment Readiness Program is designed to prepare individuals for the world of work by improving their employment readiness skills and or helping them to complete educational upgrading, with the end result being greater confidence and competence in society, an increased chance of gaining employment and readiness for further education … Continue reading

Bissel Centre – Recreation and Wellness Programs

The Bissel Centre offers recreation and wellness programs, including: Soap Stone Carving Summer Retreats to Wabamun Lake Festive Season Giveaway (choose gifts for yourself and family) Drop In Centre Activities – arts and crafts, music sessions with instruments provided, card games, bingo and movie days. Click HERE for more information.

Youth Skills Youth Jobs – Action for Healthy Communities

Get ready to go back to school or get a job! Action for Healthy Communities offers Youth Skills, Youth Jobs: a 15 week program including: Job Development Workplace Safety Computer Literacy Financial Literacy, and Life Skills program The 15 week program is followed by a 6 week work experience placement. Eligibility: 15-30 years old Out of … Continue reading

Edmonton Financial Literacy Society

The Edmonton Financial Literacy Society provides financial literacy education workshops, courses, and training. The Edmonton Financial Literacy Society Suite #1 10865 96 Street ED, AB T5H 2K2 Phone: 780.944.1558 Some Interesting Links: Aboriginal Financial Literacy Program Budget Forms and Cool Tools

John Walter Museum – FREE Admission

John Walter Museum is a great place to learn about life in Edmonton’s past. Open on Sunday afternoons from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm with FREE, fun drop-in historical programs. Sometimes they are cooking related. Near Kinsmen leisure centre. Click HERE for Admission, Hours, and Location Hours of Operation Dates Time Jan, Feb & Dec … Continue reading

FREE Tours of City Hall

Edmonton City Hall guided tours are free and are offered to all ages by knowledgeable tour guides. During a tour of City Hall you will learn about municipal government, discover Edmonton’s past, and marvel at City Hall’s art and architecture. You may even have a chance to see City Council in action! If you would … Continue reading

FREE Tours of the Legislature

The Legislative Assembly of Alberta offers free public and group tours. Current HOURS (also listed on the Legislature website HERE): Winter Hours (October 16 to April 30 2014) Monday to Friday Tours every hour from 9 a.m. Last tour 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Holidays Tours every hour from noon Last tour 4 p.m. Summer … Continue reading

BGS Edmonton – VENTURES Career Success Series

BGS is excited to announce a new service opportunity for Individuals 18 years of age and older, who have identified having barriers to employment/ education success, resulting from Mental Health and Addictions concerns.  As a member of Alberta Health Services Wellness Network, BGS has developed the “VENTURES Career Success Series”. This informative series offers participants … Continue reading