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Volunteering During the Pandemic: Making the Decision to Continue

When the pandemic began, our first priority was to keep our members, clients, volunteers and staff safe and healthy.  Directed by information and guidance from Public Health authorities, as well as provincial and municipal governments, we implemented protocols and procedures to achieve this goal.  For the Meals on Wheels program, this included meal pick-up protocols… Continue reading Volunteering During the Pandemic: Making the Decision to Continue

Unconventional Canvases: Part 4 – Rachel Levin, Art Lecturer

Rachel Levin, a popular art lecturer who often lectures at the Bernard Betel Centre for our weekly Tuesday Lifelong Learning Lectures, has provided a thoughtful and creative write-up for the Bernard Betel Centre community on unconventional canvases. Enjoy! The unconventional canvases shown in this article challenge the conventional usage of paper, panel or canvas. It… Continue reading Unconventional Canvases: Part 4 – Rachel Levin, Art Lecturer

Rosh Hashanah Greetings from Marcus Staviss, President, Board of Directors

Rosh Hashanah is a time to reflect and to look forward to a better year ahead. The last 18 months have been a marathon! Hopefully, the finish line for this pandemic is around the corner, but the 4th wave is upon us so it's not over yet. We have to stay vigilant and protect each… Continue reading Rosh Hashanah Greetings from Marcus Staviss, President, Board of Directors