We are excited to be able to offer a variety of online virtual programs to our Bernard Betel Centre community through Zoom.
This class is a mix of mindfulness and creativity. Learn about the history of these symbols and use paint, pencils and ink to create your own breathtaking mandalas. No experience necessary. Must have access to a printer.
Instructor: Maya Vinokurov
Summer: Thursday, Jul 13 – September 21 (11 weeks)
Fall: Thursday, October 5 – December 21 (11 weeks)
No class November 16, 23 and 30
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
FITNESS & DANCE CLASSES
Join us for a gentle seated yoga class for a gentle stretch, mindful breathing and a moment to relax. Instructor: Maria Lindgren
Summer: Tuesday, July 4 – September 26 (13 weeks)
Fall: Tuesday, October 10 – December 19 (13 weeks)
9:00 am – 9:30 am
Free for members
This class is low-impact and gentle for all abilities. Some seated and standing exercises will take place. Instructor: Karen Shuster
Summer: Friday, July 7 – September 22 (12 weeks)
Fall: Friday, October 13 December 22 (12 weeks)
10:00 am – 10:45 am
Free for members
SPECIAL EVENTS & LIFELONG LEARNING PROGRAMS
Lifelong Learning Course: North American Archaeology
Learn about North America’s first inhabitants, the Paleo-Indians, who came to North America from Siberia just after the last ice age. Discover the Hopewell mound builders of the US Midwest whose trade networks that ranged from Florida to Thunder Bay. Hear about the prehistoric “city” of Cahokia which covered more than 16 square kilometres. See the cliff-dwellings of the Ancestral Pueblo and discover how they and their neighbours made the desert bloom. Find out how people lived in our own backyards, here in Ontario, for some 12000 years before the arrival of Europeans. Instructor: David Lipovitch
Tuesday, October 10 – December 5 (9 weeks)
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
$180 non members
To register, call 416-225-2112, ext. 0.
Enjoy nostalgic and lively Yiddish shtetl songs as we share a fantasy cruise through the hometowns of our ancestors. To register, email email@example.com.
Wednesday, October 18, November 15, and December 6
2:30 pm – 3:30pm
Stay sharp and challenge your mind with riddles, puzzles, games and trivia as part of a fun and energetic group.
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Creative Writing Discussion Group
Participants will read their works aloud, and receive feedback in a supportive, friendly and informal environment. Facilitator: Judith Weinryb
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Tech Team Volunteers Ready to Assist with Zoom!
Would you like to participate in our online programs, but don’t know how to use Zoom? Have you been using Zoom, but want to learn more about its features? Over the phone or by Zoom, our trained volunteers can teach you how to use Zoom and virtually assist you on the general navigation of your device and the web. For more information and to be matched with a Tech Team Volunteer, please contact Cheryl Besner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To connect to Zoom:
-Once you register, you will receive an email with a link to the Zoom meeting. Follow the instructions to download Zoom.
-Once you are in the system, click “Join with Video” and “Join with Computer Audio”.
-If Zoom asks to access your camera and/or microphone, say YES.
-You can also use your smart phone to join. You need to first download the “Zoom” app from the App store.
For any issues or questions about our online programs, please contact Maria Lindgren at email@example.com.
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