Last day to register is Tuesday September 12, 2018 for the Positive Strategies for Parents of 6-12 course. The course is based on a Finnish model (Finland has the best mental health services for children and youth in the world). The course is on Sundays: September 16 to October 21, 2018 @ 9:15 AM to 11:45 AM (No session on October 7). Venue: 32 Dundas Street, Downtown Dartmouth or over Skype. Fees: $70.00 for Excalibur Family Members, $80.00 for all others. Learn the skills to enable your child to be all s/he can be. Learn how to calm your family life. This course is suitable for parent, teachers, police officers, nurses, ECEs and anyone working with children. More information and application on http// under Programs/Parenting Courses or call 902-461-1761.   more
Posted: August 15, 2018
Do you love to read, think, and discuss? Are you interested in reading the great thinkers of Western Civilization, like Plato, Dante, Shakespeare, Marx, Du Bois, and De Beauvoir? HALIFAX HUMANITIES 101 is an "obstacle free course" in philosophy and literature taught by university professors for adults living on low incomes. Eight months of classes held Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at the North Branch Library, beginning September 25. There is absolutely no charge to participants, but you do need to apply for a place in the program. Bring us your love of learning - we provide the books and the teachers! For more information or to apply, please contact us at or 902-425-7589.   more
Posted: August 3, 2018