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Home Alone Program

Designed by the Canadian Safety Council, this program helps prepare 9 – 11 year olds for being home alone during short periods of time.  Participants will learn basic first aid and safety procedures, as well as to recognize hazards, and when and how to use 911.  Offered in partnership with St. John Ambulance.

Day & Time: Friday, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Date:  January 19 (P.A. Day)

Ages: 9 – 11

Fee:  $39

January 19th, 1:30pm to 4:30pm
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Language Development

Language Development with Stephanie Zawalicz & Jill McDermid, Registered Speech-Language Pathologists. Free information to learn

- the difference between speech and language

- typical language developmental milestones from ages 0-6

-how oral language skills relate to literacy and academic success

-the importance of story-telling

- promoting language development at home through various stages of development


November 28th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Speech Development

Speech Development with Stephanie Zawalicz, Speech-Language Pathologist. What is the difference between speech and language, how is speech produced, what is considered typical development for the English speech sounds, how can you help your child develop his/her speech sounds appropriately at home, and when is it time to seek professional help.

September 19th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Community Maps, An Online Tour

Community Maps, an Online Tour, with Duncan Rowe, Regional Municipality of York.

Maps offer a fun and intriguing way to understand a community.  Google Maps are quite helpful but did you know there is a wealth of interactive maps, showing the past and present, which describe our community in ways that Google Maps does not?

Enjoy a tour of many interactive maps describing our community, and learn about helpful resources to do this yourself when the need or curiosity calls.

September 26th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Triple P Parenting: Raising Confident, Competent Children

Children are more likely to be confident, succeed at school and get on well with others when they develop certain life skills. These life skills include being respectful and considerate, communicating well with others, thinking positively and having healthy self-esteem, being a good problem solver, and becoming independent and able to do things for themselves. (elementary school age)

April 25th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Tax Efficient Investment Income for Business Owners

Are you paying $1000s in taxes on Capital Gains and Interest/Dividends and other types of income? Veteran CPA Canada speaker and business wealth specialist David Duong shares smarter ways to arrange your finances to minimize taxes and simplify your life with solutions that make dollars and sense.  Pre-register.

March 14th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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