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

Evening Programming

Join in the fun at KARAOKE!

Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre welcome’s everyone from the community to join us for FREE KARAOKE!

This is a family friendly event and no music experience is required. Our goal is to have fun, build community and enjoy some great tunes! Come alone and meet new friends, or bring your whole crew and join us for this fun afternoon event!
Light snack and drink will also be provided!

Fall Dates: TBA


Community of Hearts,
Lifelong Learning Centre
55 Wyndham St N, Unit T28
Old Quebec Street Shoppes

Great programming is here!

Have fun and develop new skills in one of our evening programs, here at Community of Hearts!
Community of Hearts is here to support you to develop skills to create a life of wellness and the level of independence you desire. If you are looking to add some skills and fun to your evenings, we have something for you! With small groups and a person centred focus, we give you the opportunity to learn, explore and enjoy your time with others.

There’s always something new – so check back often or follow us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram to find the programming that best suits you.

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Survival Cooking 3.0

Our Survival Cooking courses give you the tools and freedom to be independent in the kitchen!
With the support of a Life Skills Educator, visual cookbook and colour coded measuring tools, cooking essential meals has never been easier!
In Survival Cooking you will learn to cook your dinner with the group, enjoy the meal together with friends and gain kitchen confidence to cook for yourself!

Wednesdays: Sept 4th – Oct 23rd 
3:30pm – 5:30pm 
$200 (Passport Funding Friendly)

The Brunch Club

DO YOU LOVE BRUNCH?
Our new Brunch Club program gives you the tools and freedom to create brunch meals independently for yourself or friends. With the support of a Life Skills Educator, visual cookbook and colour coded measuring tools, making brunch has never been easier!
Learn to make brunch meals with the group, enjoy the meal with friends and gain kitchen confidence to cook for yourself!

Wednesdays: Oct 30th – Dec 18th
3:30pm – 5:30pm  
$200 (Passport Funding Friendly)

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!

Fridays: Sept 6th – Oct 25th
3:30pm – 5:30pm
$200 (Passport Funding Friendly)

Boxes of Hearts,
Social Enterprise

Workers in this program make and sell great products such as gluten-free, preservative-free dog cookies as well as delicious seasonal candies. This program supports development of employment skills in areas of: increased concentration and focus on job tasks; further development of receptive language; increased competence to follow instructions; abiding by Health and Safety regulations; as well as independence and confidence on the job.
Upon completion of the program, workers receive honorariums and a certificate of completion. More importantly, they make community connections and can count on references for future employment endeavours.

Creating Friendships and Dating 

Learn and Practice:
Identifying potential friends and partners
Starting and ending conversations
Phone calls, social media and texting
Planning and enjoying get togethers
Handling disagreements
Planning a date
Asking someone out on a date
Dating etiquette

Saturdays: Oct 25th – Nov 23rd 
$249 (Passport Funding Friendly) 

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.

Dates: TBA