Category Archives: Immigrant Services

Citizenship 101 Course

Written on March 26, 2014 at 10:36 am, by

Date: April 17th – May 20th, Every Tuesday & Thursday Evening, 4:30pm – 6:00pm Location: Kelowna Community Resources, #120 – 1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna Cost: Free To Register: Aimee: 250.763.8008 x35 | ac.rcknull@eemia Doreen: 250.763.8008 x29 | ac.rcknull@neerod

The Gathering Place featured on ShawTV

Written on March 21, 2014 at 8:59 am, by

At our potluck event in February, The Gathering Place had the amazing opportunity to showcase the importance of such a space in the community and share an amazing meal together with Shaw TV in the background. The lovely faces of The Gathering Place can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/user/ShawTVOkanagan/search?query=immigrant+potluck We look forward to seeing more of more »

The Gathering Place – February/March Events

Written on February 21, 2014 at 9:40 am, by

The Gathering Place *All events take place at KCR: 120-1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna. *Snacks and drinks will be provided at each Gathering Place event! Family Night Drop-In Date: Thursday, March 6, 2014, 5:00pm – 7:00pm Bring your family for an evening out! OK to SAY Dance Performance Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 5:00pm – 7:00pm more »

The Gathering Place – February Events

Written on February 3, 2014 at 9:49 am, by

  Film Screening and Discussion on Equality | February 11, 2014 | 5:00pm-7:00pm This evening’s documentary, “Born Equal”, is a film about homosexuality and religion that argues that all are born equal. An essential discussion for all, as February is Human Rights month!   Game Night Drop-In | February 13, 2014 | 5:00pm-7:00pm Bring a game and more »

New Language Testing Option Offers Hope: College Brings IELTS Testing to Interior

Written on January 8, 2014 at 3:27 pm, by

Okanagan College is providing a new service to would-be citizens whose first language is not English. Recently, the College became an official venue for IELTS (the International English Language Testing System) – the only location in B.C.’s Interior. “Before, if someone wanted to take the IELTS test, they would have to travel to the Lower more »

The Gathering Place – January Events

Written on January 7, 2014 at 3:59 pm, by

Immigrant Services – The Gathering Place You are invited to the official opening of The Gathering Place, a safe place to talk about diversity in our community! Come and celebrate our community’s diversity at The Gathering Place in January! Kamilla Bahbahani Workshop on DIVERSITY Date: Tuesday, January 21st, 5:00pm – 7:00pm   Guest Speaker Tim more »

Immigrant Services – Legal Information Sessions

Written on January 7, 2014 at 3:31 pm, by

Immigrant Services – Legal Information Sessions Business Law Date: Tuesday, February 25th, 7:00pm Wills and Estates Date: Tuesday, March 11th, 7:00pm To Register: Contact Doreen at 250.763.8008 x29, ac.rcknull@neerod

The Gathering Place – Dinner Planning Meeting

Written on December 5, 2013 at 9:45 am, by

The Gathering Place – Dinner Planning Meeting Date: Monday, December 9th, 2013 Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Location: School District 23 Educational Services Building, 1040 Hollywood Road, Kelowna Description: Kelowna Community Resources (KCR) is excited to be opening The Gathering Place, a safe place to talk about diversity in our community! Our conversations and events will more »

Learn About Holland!

Written on November 28, 2013 at 3:17 pm, by

Multifaith Calendars for Sale

Written on November 22, 2013 at 2:51 pm, by

The Multifaith Calendar is part art book, part spiritual reference and part calendar. You’ve never seen anything like it and, once you have it, you’ll never want to be without it. It also makes the perfect gift for family, friends & colleagues! KCR is selling Multi-faith Calendars for $20.00 including GST and all profits are more »