General

Jan
30
When: Monday, Jan 30, 2023, 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Mar 13 2023 except Mon Feb 20 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

It is possible to have a more peaceful world to live in than we have today. Peace to the world requires more action now!Racism is a real problem that has impacted, and continues to impact, real victims around the world. It needs real people who will take real actions to get real results. We all need peace. Peace is dynamic not static, which means that we may move with peace wherever we go while...


Jan
31
When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Apr 18 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

The Yoga for Healthy Movement program welcomes people of all ages and experience levels. Each class will be a gentle practice, with a focus on deep relaxation, body awareness and movement paired with the breath to support our natural range of motion. We look forward to seeing you on the mat!NOTE: Please bring a water bottle, a small blanket or towel and a yoga mat. If you don't have a yoga mat...


Jan
31
When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023, 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 14 2023.
Nanaimo Campus

Learn to speak introductory Hul'q'umi'num' with VIU Elder Jane Alcorn! Sessions meet on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm in the Madrona Room (Rm. 332) found in the Library (Bldg. 305). Free refreshments and snacks will be provided, so be sure to register at https://library.viu.ca/language to ensure that there are seats and snacks for everyone. We look forward to seeing you there!


Feb
01
When: Wednesday, Feb 1, 2023, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Mar 08 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

Be a part of the world's fastest growing sport!! Pickleball requires both a soft and a hard-hitting game. Gherkin Pickleball teaches the soft side of pickleball with the motto Placement Over Power. After the six-week course, you can continue to play the soft game with the Gherkins, or you can take advantage of follow-up opportunities that will help you transition to the harder-hitting game....


Feb
02
When: Thursday, Feb 2, 2023, 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Apr 06 2023 except Thu Mar 16 2023, Thu Mar 23 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

This isn't your regular writing course. Forget everything you were taught in English class and learn a new way of writing.In this eight-week course we follow Natalie Goldberg's writing practice tradition: We sit. We write. We read. We listen. Together. Natalie Goldberg is a writer, teacher, Zen practitioner and author of the groundbreaking book Writing Down the Bones (and many more).No writing...


Feb
04
When: Saturday, Feb 4, 2023, 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Psychological First Aid one-day training is intended to equip both lay people and professional caregivers to become ready, willing, and able to provide immediate and temporary psychosocial support to people who have been traumatized by catastrophic events, natural disasters, and physical/sexual assaults. It is short term support that can be learned and practiced by people over 16 years old. It is...


Feb
06
When: Monday, Jan 30, 2023, 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Mar 13 2023 except Mon Feb 20 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

It is possible to have a more peaceful world to live in than we have today. Peace to the world requires more action now!Racism is a real problem that has impacted, and continues to impact, real victims around the world. It needs real people who will take real actions to get real results. We all need peace. Peace is dynamic not static, which means that we may move with peace wherever we go while...


Feb
07
When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Apr 18 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

The Yoga for Healthy Movement program welcomes people of all ages and experience levels. Each class will be a gentle practice, with a focus on deep relaxation, body awareness and movement paired with the breath to support our natural range of motion. We look forward to seeing you on the mat!NOTE: Please bring a water bottle, a small blanket or towel and a yoga mat. If you don't have a yoga mat...


Feb
07
When: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023, 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 14 2023.
Nanaimo Campus

Learn to speak introductory Hul'q'umi'num' with VIU Elder Jane Alcorn! Sessions meet on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm in the Madrona Room (Rm. 332) found in the Library (Bldg. 305). Free refreshments and snacks will be provided, so be sure to register at https://library.viu.ca/language to ensure that there are seats and snacks for everyone. We look forward to seeing you there!


Feb
08
When: Wednesday, Feb 1, 2023, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Mar 08 2023.
tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus (Powell River)

Be a part of the world's fastest growing sport!! Pickleball requires both a soft and a hard-hitting game. Gherkin Pickleball teaches the soft side of pickleball with the motto Placement Over Power. After the six-week course, you can continue to play the soft game with the Gherkins, or you can take advantage of follow-up opportunities that will help you transition to the harder-hitting game....