Life-long Learning After 50!


NOTICE OF:

Chilliwack ElderCollege Annual General Meeting

To be held on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM.

The meeting will be held at the University of the Fraser Valley, Canada Education Park, 45190 Caen Avenue, Room A1364 (across the hall from our office).

The meeting includes reports by committee chairs, the year-end financial report, recommended bylaw changes, and election of officers. Details of all of the agenda items will be available at the meeting. Coffee will also be available.

If you are planning to attend the AGM, we would appreciate an RSVP to elder.college@ufv.ca.


Our Mission

To provide adults over the age of 50 with access to educational and learning opportunities for the purpose of enriching life and expanding knowledge. 

Ways to register:

You may register in person on Registration Day, Tuesday, January 20 from 3:30 to 4:30, or a friend may do so on your behalf. Attendees at this event may register themselves and one other person. Our volunteers can stand in line on behalf of those with mobility challenges. You may also register by mail using the form on this brochure; however, registrations received before Registration Day will be processed after registration day. Placement is secured by payment. After registration day, registration continues at the office or by mail until courses begin.

Download the printable registration form.

Retired but not tired?  Want to keep your mind engaged and continue learning new things? Based at the UFV Chilliwack campus, ElderCollege is offered in partnership with UFV. Our mission is to provide adults over the age of 50 with access to educational and learning opportunities for the purpose of enriching life and expanding knowledge.

We feature a relaxed approach to learning!

  • Lively, fun, stimulating sessions
  • A participatory learning experience
  • Short courses (maximum two hours per week for six weeks)
  • No quizzes or grades
  • No prerequisites except for some of the computer courses

Who can belong?  What does it cost?
Anyone over 50 who wants to keep on learning can join ElderCollege.  Our membership fee is $12 per year and expires on December 31.  Please see the course descriptions for individual course fees.  Some fees include the costs of supplies and bussing.  Click here for registration information.

FM Hearing System
ElderCollege has an easy-to-use personal hearing system available for use in any of our classes, courtesy of a grant from Soroptimists International of Chilliwack.


Contact the Eldercollege Office

Telephone: 604-702-2611
Email: elder.college@ufv.ca
Location: Room A1367 45190 Caen Ave, Chilliwack, BC  V2R 0N3

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