55 Wyndham St N Unit T28 Guelph, ON N1H 7T8
1-519-826-9056

Evening Programming

Have fun and develop new skills in one of our evening programs, here at Community of Hearts!

Tailored sessions give participants the opportunity to learn and explore while growing their social skills. There’s always something new – so check back often or follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook to find the programming that best suits you. Sign up to receive emails for the latest information on new programming!

Check out our Fall 2018 Program Menu Here!

Survival Cooking 2.0

Survival cooking is a great program created to give participants more independence in the kitchen! Great nutritious meals, easy to make, and enjoyed with others! With the support of a Life Skills Educator, a visual aid cookbook and colour- coded measuring tools, participants explore ways to safely and independently prepare nutritious single serve meals!

Email us at [email protected] to register for the next session!

Wednesdays: Feb 6 – Apr 3 (no class Mar 13th)

4pm – 6pm

Healthy Baking on a Budget

Beginning Wednesday evenings in May to June, participants can learn how to make 8 simple, healthy and inexpensive meals. Colour-coded measuring tools and cookbook included! Reserve your spot by emailing [email protected]

Wed May 1st – Wed June 19th: 4pm – 6pm

Therapeutic Improv 

This program uses improv theatre as a therapeutic technique for building confidence, social skills, and enhancing well-being. Improv is an incredible communication skill-building tool and the most fun! All are welcome,  and no previous experience required!

Saturdays: 1pm-3pm

April 27th to June 22nd (No class May 18th)

Boxes Of Hearts – Social Enterprise

Boxes of Hearts is a social enterprise program offered through Community of Hearts. The skills the participants learn while participating in this unique program will help them transition into the workforce and maintain employment within the community.

From now until mid-June, the participants will be focusing on making and selling homemade dog cookies (Pumpkin or Peanut Butter Banana).

Just in time for Valentine’s Day we are also creating delicious Artisan Candies and Handmade Greeting Cards!

All of our products have had great success in the community and we would love to share them with you and your loved ones!

For more information please email [email protected] 

Quantities are limited.

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Karaoke

Join us for this FREE and fun musical adventure! Sing your heart out with friends and make some new ones!

Light Drink and Snack Provided!

Jan 27th, Feb 24th, Mar 31, Apr 28th

2-4pm

Choir of Hearts 

Get ready to sing your heart out! Choir of Hearts is an inclusive singing group aimed at building self-confidence through using our voices. We will be working on musical skills such as matching pitches, clapping rhythms, reading music, learning the names of notes, and singing in rounds, unisons, and solos.

Singers will be coached on vocal techniques around posture, diaphragmatic breathing, and proper
singing for vocal health. We will be singing contemporary top 40s pop songs, and gearing up for a holiday performance at the Community of Hearts’ Open House on December 2nd, 2018.
The choir will be coached by Laura Bailey, accomp
lished singer and vocal coach based in Guelph!

Fridays: 3:30 – 4:30pm

Session One: January – March

Session Two: April- June

Beginners’ Dungeons and Dragons

Dungeons & Dragons is a great way to strengthen those social and interpersonal skills, explore your creativity, build on your self confidence, and have fun doing it! The core of D&D is storytelling. You and your friends tell a story together, guiding your heroes through quests for treasures, battles with deadly foes,  daring rescues, and much more!  Normand has been a Dungeon Master for just over a year and believes that Dungeons & Dragons is an amazing opportunity to develop things like creativity, self-confidence, social-skills, as well as just have FUN!   Register Now at 519 826 9056 or [email protected]
Sunday: Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 14, May 19, Jun 23, 2-4pm