Below is a list of upcoming workshops KCR is offering in Immigrant Services. These workshops are all offered for free (unless otherwise noted).



 

Summer Program for Immigrant Youth

Are your children new to Canada and interested in having fun and new experiences this summer? From July to August, the Summer Youth Program will be arranging an average of 2 activities per week for newcomer youth.

To register and for more information, contact Fatou Gamatié at ac.rcknull@margorphtuoy or call 250.869.7586 (cell) or 250.763.8008 x153.

* Please only register to activities that you are planning to attend
* Please remember that you need to check-in and check-out your children when you drop and pick them up

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Grand Finale Event at KCR
Date: Friday, August 29th, 2:00pm – 7:00pm
We will meet at KCR at 1:45pm. Participants will need to be picked up at 7:00pm at KCR. Please make sure to be on time.
Location: #120-1735 Dolphin Ave, Kelowna. Phone: 250.763.8008

Description: This will be our last summer event. We will have an art workshop where we will learn drawing techniques by a professional. We will then learn how to make Piñatas and finally have dinner and play some games.
What to Wear: Dress as you please
What to Bring: Good attitude!

Dinner will be provided by KCR

 


 

* Please only register to activities that you are planning to attend
* Please remember that you need to check-in and check-out your children when you drop and pick them up
*For further information please contact Fatou Gamatié by email at ac.rcknull@margorPhtuoY or at 250.869.7586 (cell) or 250.763.8008 x153

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Settlement August Workshops



 

Settlement September Workshops

Pre-Employment Series Starts Again in September
Dates: See below
Location: KCR, #120-1735 Dolphin Avenue

Description: Are you thinking about starting to look for work? Our Pre Employment Program will help you get ready for your job search. Topics include:

  • Monday, September 8th, 9:30am – 11:30am – Discovering Yourself, Your Skills and Interests
  • Thursday, September 11th, 9:30am – 11:30am – Creating Resumes and Cover Letters
  • Monday, September 22nd, 9:30am – 11:30am – Gaining Canadian Experience and Networks
  • Tuesday, September 23rd, 9:30am – 11:30am – Steps for Finding a Job
  • Wednesday, September 24th, 9:30am – 11:30am – Keeping the Job: Understanding Canadian Workplace Culture
  • Thursday, September 25th, 9:30am – 11:30am – Labour Market Information and Identifying Career Choices

To Register: Contact Aimee at ac.rcknull@eemia or by phone at 250.763.8008 x140 or Latif at ac.rcknull@fital or by phone at 250.763.8008 x127.

Child minding services will be provided. If you require child minding, contact us in advance!

 


 

Income Tax Workshop
Date: Thursday, September 18th, 2014, 9:00am – 11:00am
Location: KCR, #120-1735 Dolphin Avenue

Description: Don’t be caught unaware! It will soon be time to file taxes!
Join us for a free workshop on: where your taxes go, how to file your taxes, what documents you need to file, tips and tricks to saving money. With special guest Frank Simonelli from H&R Block.

To Register: Contact Kay at ac.rcknull@yak or by phone at 250.763.8008 x126.

Child minding services will be provided. If you require child minding, contact us in advance!

 


 

Labour Market Trends
Date: Friday, September 26th, 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Location: KCR, #120-1735 Dolphin Avenue

Description: Knowing the trends in the Labour Market in BC and Kelowna will help with your job search. Topics to be covered:

  • Using Labour Market Information in a New British Columbia
  • An Overview of the Service Sector
  • An Overview of the Good Sector
  • Labour Market Characteristics
  • Outlook for Specific Industries and Occupations
  • Major Employers in Kelowna
  • Immigration Market Force Impacts – Trends (survey) in British Columbia
  • The National, Provincial and Local Unemployment rates

To Register: Contact Latif at ac.rcknull@irucakl or by phone at 250.763.8008 x127.

Child minding services will be provided. If you require child minding, contact us in advance!

 


 

Kokanee Salmon Spawning Run
Date: Monday, September 30th, 9:45am – 11:00am
Location: Mission Creek Regional Park (Meet at gazebo near parking lot)

Description: Join us for an Interpretive tour to learn more about the spawning Kokanee salmon.

To Register: Contact Doreen at ac.rcknull@neerod or by phone at 250.763.8008 x129.

 

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