Events

There are many opportunities to engage with others in the community. Check out what’s coming up:

 


Sportability BC

Have you always wondered about how people with disabilities can uniquely enjoy sports? Join us on April 26th to learn about SportAbility BC – a disability sport organization offering sport opportunities for British Columbians with physical disabilities. In this presentation, you will learn about the sports of Para Ice Hockey, Boccia, and Power Soccer, how…

Navigating Transitions with Penny Allport

Join your community and Penny Allport for her introspective Zoom series that will guide you through the "8 Gates of Wisdom". This multi-part ConnecTogether series will begin in January and continue weekly on Tuesdays! Penny Allport is a Creative Explorer with a passion for all that is possible in the living inquiry of what it…

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Intro to WorkBC with Vicki Park

Are you interested in applying for government programs that can help you through this pandemic and life in general? This seminar will provide an introduction to WorkBC, including available services, eligibility requirements and for those interested in applying for these services, a comprehensive walkthrough on how to sign up for case management. The host will…

Navigating Transitions with Penny Allport

Join your community and Penny Allport for her introspective Zoom series that will guide you through the "8 Gates of Wisdom". This multi-part ConnecTogether series will begin in January and continue weekly on Tuesdays! Penny Allport is a Creative Explorer with a passion for all that is possible in the living inquiry of what it…

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

TetraNation 2021 Winners Announcement!

Join Tetra's coordinators from across the country (Eric, Nichole, Sylvia, and Andrew), as they announce the winners of this year's TetraNation contest and celebrate Tetra's amazing volunteer team! The coordinators will announce awards in three categories: Most votes, best child's project and the most innovative solution. This event will be streamed to the Tetra Society Facebook page…

GrowABLE: Horticultural Therapy with Cliff Thorbes

If you’re a gardener, you’ve probably already been experiencing the many therapeutic benefits associated with gardening. Horticultural Therapy is a formal practice that uses plants, horticultural activities, the garden and nature’s landscape to promote well-being for its participants. During his GrowABLE presentation, Cliff Thorbes, HTR, will explain how he applies Horticultural Therapy to promote the…

Let’s Play & BC Wheelchair Basketball Society

BC Wheelchair Basketball Society (BCWBS) provides wheelchair basketball programs across BC and is focused on delivering programs that strengthen the sport from the grassroots level to high performance athletes. Founded in 1983, they have grown to now include Let’s Play which has a focus on physical literacy in children 0-14. Nadine Barbisan, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist…