Spring 2011

  • Welcome to Canada – Youth:
    • A youth-led initiative to provide new Canadian refugee youth a chance to learn about life in Canada
    • Each week will include physical activity, computer time, creative arts and a guest lecturer
  • Program schedule:
    • Week 1: Welcome and Conversation
      • Guest lecturer: Organic Groove Drumming Circle
    • Week 2: Healthy Body Healthy Minds and Creative Hands bookmarking
      • Guest lecturer(s): Craig Bauman and Prof. Judith Miller (respectively)
    • Week 3: Gang Violence and Substance Abuse
      • Guest lecturer(s): Josh Dills and Adam Rauf (respectively)
    • Week 4: Tai Chi and Canadian Law and Police
      • Guest lecturer: Cold Mountain’s Steve Higgins and Constable Mark Koiter (respectively)