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Friday, November 2016

Introduction To Energy Benchmarking (CaGBC)

Friday, November 4, 2016
Royal Jubilee Hospital, 1952 Bay St
Victoria, British Columbia V8R 1J8 Canada
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Energy benchmarking allows owners and managers to compare the performance of their buildings against others in their portfolio, and to similar facilities across Canada. This course will provide step-by-step guidance for new users of ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager to begin…

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Community Leadership Institute – a Pathway to Strength

Friday, November 18, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 4:30pm

St Patrick’s Church, 2060 Haultain St
Victoria, British Columbia V8R 2L7 Canada
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Greater Victoria Acting Together invites you to our Leadership in the Pathway to Strength Institute A unique opportunity to take action towards strengthening civil society This two–day training will help you design and begin to implement a pathway to deepen…

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Connecting With The Sacred

Saturday, November 26, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friends Meeting House, 1831 Fern Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8R 4K4 Canada
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$65.00

Do you wish to experience the oneness or connectedness that science and spirituality both affirm is our birthright? Spirit flows in, around and throughout all things - you and me, stones on the beach, giant cedars… and an ordinary pencil. Experiencing…

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Bring Back the JOY to Eating

Saturday, November 26, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Citizen’s Training Room, 941 Kings Road
Victoria, British Columbia Canada
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donation

In our fast-paced world it’s rare to stop and enjoy a meal. We eat on the run, at our desks, and while staring at screens. At the same time we’re surrounded by constant messages that treat food as just fuel…

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Stop Overwhelm: Simple Solutions to be Healthier and Calmer

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Re/Max Camosun Office, 4440 Chatterton Way
Victoria, British Columbia Canada
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$20.00

Would you like a simple system to stop the overwhelm? Worried that what you eat contributes to low energy and feeling overwhelmed? Get a simple system to: Get present and calm Clear the brain fog Stop the spinning cycle of…

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Thursday, December 2016

GET IT DONE – MAKE THE LAST 30 DAYS OF DECEMBER COUNT

Thursday, December 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - Saturday, December 31, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
197.00$

Have you fallen behind with last January’s resolutions? Are you still struggling to lose that last 5 lbs? Did you intend to declutter your office this year, write that blog, but instead procrastinated too much and never got it done?…

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Volunteers needed for heritage orchard event this Saturday at Welland Orchard in View Royal 12pm to 3:15pm

Saturday, December 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Welland Legacy Orchard Park, 1215 Stancil Lane
Victoria, BC ca
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Free

Join the Greater Victoria Green Team and LifeCycles Project Society this Saturday at Welland Legacy Orchard in View Royal (12pm-3:15pm) as we prepare this beautiful park for winter! We will be moving mulch, weeding and learning all about this special public heritage…

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Remove English Ivy and plant Garry Oak native plants at Cattle Point and Uplands Park in Oak Bay

Sunday, December 4, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Cattle Point Parking, Scenic Drive
Victoria, BC ca
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Free

We will be working with the Friends of Uplands Park and helping restore Cattle Point and Uplands Park by removing English Ivy and planting a variety of native forbs and plants! Date: Sunday, December 4th 12:00pm to 3:15pm RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Greater-Victoria-Green-Team/events/235427409/

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Senior Volunteering Focus Group

Friday, December 16, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Nellie McClung Library Saanich, British Columbia Canada + Google Map
Free

Volunteer Victoria is pleased to invite seniors to join us at a Focus Group session exploring the needs of older people and how we can create more opportunities for seniors who want to volunteer at every stage of life. We…

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Wednesday, February 2017

Indigenous Perspectives Society – Cultural Perspectives Training

Wednesday, February 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Indigenous Perspectives Society, 664 Granderson Road
Victoria, V9B 2R8
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$250

Indigenous Perspectives Society (IPS) offers Cultural Perspectives Training (CPT) to help governments, organizations, businesses and individuals deepen their understanding and develop actionable ideas to respond to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action. To accommodate the learning…

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Connecting With The Sacred

Saturday, February 18
Private Garden Home, 2651 MacDonald Drive East,
Victoria,
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$95

There is nothing more beneficial for our own healing and our world's than for us to follow our heart rather than our fear. Following our fears can lead to unhappiness, unnecessary worry or anxiety, illness and disease. Our heart’s guidance will…

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Creating Fulfilling Organizational Cultures

Saturday, February 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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This is a two day workshop taking place on consecutive Saturdays.
Wellspring Support, @Richmond School, 2780 Richmond Road South Wing
Victoria, V8R 4T4
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$100

This workshop was designed because everyone deserves a workplace that is fun, promotes creativity and is fulfilling.  This two-day values-centered workshop is designed to assist organizational leaders to raise their consciousness of who they are as individuals, how they want…

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VocalAnatomy: You are the Instrument

Sunday, February 19 @ 1:30 am - 4:30 pm
Lynn Wylie Yoga Studio, 1600 Bay#202
Victoria,
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$50

Discover what a free and connected voice feels like! Join Bisia of SoundBody Studio and explore and experience              Bones/Space/Muscle/Breath/CenterLine/Container/Alignment/Posture/Balance. Routines will address and help release neck, jaw, shoulder and back pain. Regain movement, breath…

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free laughter yoga

Sunday, February 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sunrise Seniorliving, 920 Humboldt
Victoria,
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free

Laughter Yoga is a revolutionary idea - simple and profound. An exercise routine, it is sweeping the world and is a complete wellbeing workout. Laughter Yoga combines unconditional laughter with yogic breathing. Anyone can laugh for no reason, without relying…

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Board Governance: Being a Really Good Board Member Workshop

Tuesday, February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
St Aidan’s United Church, 3703 St Aidans St
Victoria,
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$10.00

As an established or up-and-coming leader, you either serve on a board now or you will. How well prepared are you? How comfortable are you with the expectations of you as a director? How well do you think your board…

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What You Need to Know About Moving to Victoria

Friday, February 24 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Union Club of BC, 805 Gordon Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1Z6 Canada
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Free

If you’re a professional or a business owner who’s thinking of moving to Victoria, or have recently moved to this beautiful city, this talk is perfect for you. You’ll find Victoria is unlike any other city you’ve ever lived in. Sue moved here over 25 years…

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free laughter yoga

Sunday, February 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sunrise Seniorliving, 920 Humboldt
Victoria,
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free

Laughter Yoga is a revolutionary idea - simple and profound. An exercise routine, it is sweeping the world and is a complete wellbeing workout. Laughter Yoga combines unconditional laughter with yogic breathing. Anyone can laugh for no reason, without relying…

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Wednesday, March 2017

Victoria Leadership Development Program Information Session

Wednesday, March 1 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Leadership Victoria Board Room, #306 - 620 View Street
Victoria, V8W 1J6
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Free

Information Sessions Are you curious about the Community Leadership Development Program? Here's an opportunity to get a preview of what the program is all about. We'll explore the principles and basic concepts behind our approach to community leadership development: What…

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Making Decisions to Make Progress: Improving Board Effectiveness Workshop

Wednesday, March 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
St Aidan’s United Church, 3703 St Aidans St
Victoria,
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$10.00

Does your board have difficulty arriving at a decision? Do you debate endlessly and then defer decision to a later meeting? Is there lack of clarity on who has the final say? Decision-making can difficult for many reasons, and how…

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Victoria Real Estate Investment EXPO 2017

Saturday, March 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Crystal Garden, 713 Douglas St.
Victoria, V8W 2B4
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$20 - $29727697343

Victoria Real Estate Investment Expo 2017 The inaugural Victoria Real Estate Investment Expo will take place March 11, 2017 at the Crystal Garden in downtown Victoria, BC. EXPO2017 is a major opportunity for investors in our region to discover the…

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Facing a Changing World – March 18 & 19

Saturday, March 18 @ 9:30 am - Sunday, March 19 @ 12:30 pm
Cardiff Place, 1246 Fairfield Road,
Victoria,
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Workshop March 18 9:30 -4:30 & March 19 9:30 - 12:30 In the face of the growing social and ecological challenges of our era, it is important for us to have focused times and safe spaces to acknowledge and anchor…

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Nature-Based Poetry: Igniting the Muse

Wednesday, March 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Monthly
Rob Abbott’s Private Residence, 1-525 Maple Mountain Road
Duncan (Maple Bay), V9L5X7
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$CA20

You are invited to join Rob Abbott, a pioneering sustainability catalyst, nature-based poet, and Co-Founder of Soul Quest Canada as we cultivate the muse that enables our poetic expression during this monthly poetry group - come with your imagination, come…

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Wednesday, April 2017

Victoria Leadership Development Program Information Session

Wednesday, April 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Leadership Victoria Board Room, #306 - 620 View Street
Victoria, V8W 1J6
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Free

Information Sessions Are you curious about the Community Leadership Development Program? Here's an opportunity to get a preview of what the program is all about. We'll explore the principles and basic concepts behind our approach to community leadership development: What…

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Connecting With the Sacred

Sunday, April 9 @ 10:15 am - 5:15 pm
$75.00 - $90.00

“We’re all one.” “We’re all connected.” This truth spoken about in spiritual traditions around the world, is now backed by science. Yet how often do we experience this oneness, this divine connection which is our birthright? In particular, how can…

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Repair Cafe Victoria

Saturday, April 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Central Branch of Greater Victoria Public Library, 735 Broughton Street
Victoria, V8W 3H2
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by donation

What do you do with a holey sweater, a broken toaster, or a busted teddy bear? Don’t toss it! Bring it in to Repair Café Victoria where volunteer repair experts will be on hand to teach you how to fix…

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Community Leadership Development Program Information Session

Thursday, April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University of Victoria Sedgewick Building, 3800 Finnerty Rd Sedgewick Building B127
Victoria, V8P 5C2
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Free

Are you curious about the Community Leadership Development Program? Here's an opportunity to get a preview of what the program is all about. We'll explore the principles and basic concepts behind our approach to community leadership development: What is community…

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6th Annual Creatively United Earth Day Festival & Sustainability Showcase

Saturday, April 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Royal BC Museum, 675 Belleville St.
Victoria, V8W 9W2
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Inspired innovation, people making a difference, creativity, live music, displays, connections, informative panels, food and fun sums up what people can expect at the Creatively United 6th Annual Sustainability Showcase to be held on Earth Day, April 22, from 10…

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Wednesday, May 2017

Community Leadership Development Program Information Session

Wednesday, May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Leadership Victoria Boardroom, #306 - 620 View Street
Victoria, V8W 1J6
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Free

Are you curious about the Community Leadership Development Program? Here's an opportunity to get a preview of what the program is all about. We'll explore the principles and basic concepts behind our approach to community leadership development: What is community…

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Wild Conversations – A Deeper Journey to Healing, Wholeness and Self-actualization

Saturday, May 6
Rob Abbott’s Private Residence, 1-525 Maple Mountain Road
Duncan (Maple Bay), V9L5X7
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$CA195

This day-long program will be offered on May 6 and will be based on Bill Plotkin’s book, Wild Mind: A Field Guide to the Human Psyche, this program is an experiential exploration of our internal resources and untapped potentials. We…

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Creating A Values Driven Organizational Culture

Thursday, May 11 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wellspring Support, 2780 Richmond Road
Victoria,
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$125

This workshop is designed to help individuals and leaders create an organizational culture of engagement and fulfillment. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/one-day-workshop-creating-a-values-driven-workplace-culture-tickets-33633786561?aff=eiosprexshreclip&ref=eiosprexshreclip

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Embodied Expressions

Saturday, May 27 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
XL-Yoga, 1113 Langley St.
Victoria, V8W 1V9
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$189.00

We believe … Every woman in every body is whole and worthy. In just under two weeks, my friend and collaborator Jill Moran and I are excited to share our training and expertise as well as our own personal work…

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Wednesday, June 2017

Community Leadership Development Program Information Session

Wednesday, June 7 @ 6:00 pm
Leadership Victoria Boardroom, #306 - 620 View Street
Victoria, V8W 1J6
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Free

Are you curious about the Community Leadership Development Program? Here’s an opportunity to get a preview of what the program is all about. We’ll explore the principles and basic concepts behind our approach to community leadership development: What is community…

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Envisioning Change: An Art Therapy Workshop for Women in Transition

Saturday, June 10 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Open Hearth Studio, 64 Government St
Victoria, V8V 2K3
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$150.

Are you a woman in a time of transition? Or feeling like something needs to change? Are you looking backwards and evaluating the past? Are you wondering what’s next? Changes – whether in your outer context or your inner life…

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Friday, July 2017

Habitat Restoration at Cripple Creek Metchosin – Smiting Yellow Archangel Lamium

Friday, July 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cripple Creek, Metchosin, RSVP for address (private protected natural land)
Victoria,
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Free

We are hosting a habitat restoration event in Metchosin on a privately owned property that is protected by HAT through a conservation covenant on Friday, July 28th from 10 am – 3 pm. We have attached a poster and informational…

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Sunday, September 2017

Drive Electric Week – Victoria Ride & Drive

Sunday, September 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Central Middle School parking lot, 1280 Fort St
Victoria, V8V3L2
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Free

See, ride in, drive electric vehicles (EVs). FREE educational event by volunteer owners with a variety of owned production EVs; no sales. Find out how easy, cheap, and fun it is to operate an EV, and get straight answers to…

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Pathway To Authentic Leadership

Thursday, September 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wellspring Support, 2780 Richmond Road
Victoria,
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$125

The purpose of this workshop is to support individuals and organizational leaders to build engaged and fulfilling workplaces for themselves and others. This workshop will use a values-driven approach to identify what is meaningful to you and to those around…

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Pathway to Authentic Leadership

Thursday, September 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wellspring Support, 2780 Richmond Road
Victoria,
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$125

This workshop will use a values-driven approach to identify what is meaningful to you and to those around you. Once meaning and purpose are identified, we build intentional actions and behaviours that demonstrate you are acting on your values. This…

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Wildwood’s First Ever Pre-Harvest Ecoforestry Workshop

Saturday, September 30
Wildwood Ecoforest, 2929 Crane Road
Ladysmith, British Columbia V9G 1C1 Canada
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The Ecoforestry Institute Society (EIS) acquired Wildwood Ecoforest in December 2016 and will now be conducting a timber harvest this October, building on the legacy of ecoforestry pioneer Merv Wilkinson.  In advance of the harvest event, EIS ecoforesters are offering…

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Medicine Wheel workshop

Saturday, September 30 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Private Home, 2651 MacDonald Drive E.
Victoria, V8N 1Y1
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$95.00

Coming from her native tradition, Sister Dorothy has created her own unique Medicine Wheel that is designed to bring transformation, balance, harmony and healing into one’s life.  Throughout this day of healing Dorothy will touch on the many ways this…

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Friday, October 2017

Usui Reiki Level I

Friday, October 27 @ 9:00 am - Saturday, October 28 @ 4:00 pm
Private Home, 1950 Ferndale Rd
Victoria, V8N 2Y5
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$250.00

Reiki is an ancient and revered form of natural healing. Even though God’s healing has been with us from the beginning of time, it was discovered in a new and fresh way by Dr. Mikao Usui from a Japanese Buddhist…

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Usui Reiki Level II

Saturday, October 28 @ 1:00 pm - Sunday, October 29 @ 4:00 pm
Private Home, 1950 Ferndale Rd
Victoria, V8N 2Y5
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$290.00

Reiki is an ancient and revered form of natural healing. Even though God’s healing has been with us from the beginning of time, it was discovered in a new and fresh way by Dr. Mikao Usui from a Japanese Buddhist…

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Saturday, November 2017

LESSONS FROM THE PACHAMAMA ALLIANCE: NOVEMBER SYMPOSIUM

Saturday, November 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Church of Truth, 111 Superior Street
VICTORIA, V8V 1T2
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$15.00

FACILITATORS: Michael Tacon and Chris Bullock DATE: Saturday, November 4, 2017 PLACE: Church of Truth, 111 Superior St. TIME: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. COST: $15 donation.  Some snacks and refreshments but bring a lunch. This event is a fundraiser…

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Rainwater Harvesting: Sustainable Applications

Thursday, November 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
University of Victoria, 3800 Finnerty Road
Victoria, BC V8P 5C2 Canada
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21.50$

Learn uses for harvested rainwater and how to manage it at its source. Best practices in the design and implementation of rainwater systems at all scales are presented. 250-472-4747

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Leadership Vancouver Island – applications now being accepted for the 2017-2018 LVI Program!

Tuesday, November 14 @ 7:00 pm
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10-month program, schedule available at http://leadershipvi.com/program/whats-involved/
$2500

The Leadership Vancouver Island Program provides a grassroots approach to leadership development and support with a vision of building leadership capacity on Vancouver Island. LVI graduates help shape the future of their businesses and organizations, as well as their respective…

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Repair Cafe Victoria

Saturday, November 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Central Branch of Greater Victoria Public Library, 735 Broughton Street
Victoria, V8W 3H2
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By Donation

What do you do with a hole sweater, a broken toaster, or a busted teddy bear? Don’t toss it! Bring it in to Repair Café Victoria where volunteer repair experts will be on hand to teach you how to fix…

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For Love of Earth with Lisa Gordon

Tuesday, November 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Friends Meeting House, 1831 Fern St
Victoria, Canada
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$20 - $75

“Knowing that you love the Earth changes you, activates you to defend and protect and celebrate. But when you feel that the Earth loves you in return, that feeling transforms the relationship from a one-way street into a sacred bond.” ~…

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Saturday, December 2017

Art to Ease a Grieving Heart – Re-imagining the Holidays

Saturday, December 2 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Open Hearth Studio, 64 Government St
Victoria, V8V 2K3
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150.$

Have you suffered the loss of a loved one, recently or in the past? Is your sadness, anxiety, or stress feeling unmanageable? If you are feeling alone or overwhelmed in your grief, this introductory Art Therapy workshop can help. Memories…

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