Manitoba

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Parent Forum

Come join us to hear the Manitoba Youth Council host presentations and discussions on different topics for parents. This group meets via Zoom conference on the last Monday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
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How It’s Played: A Guide to Accessible Sport

Bringing together athletes, guides, community partners, to discuss the in’s and out’s of how to make sports, recreation and other physical activities accessible and inclusive to all.  We'll talk about adapting equipment, guiding techniques, teamwork, advocacy, partnerships and all the things that answer the question “how’s it played?” Each week focuses on a single sport, so tune in, contribute your experiences and learn from our guests.  This program runs via Zoom web conference on Monday, February 8 & 22 from 6 to 7 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
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Old Time Radio

Join us for a trip back into the world of old-time radio with OTR Rewind. Featuring comedies, dramas and a variety of programs from the time when network radio was king and every buddy tuned in for their entertainment. Shows will originate from the Thirties through the eighties. You are welcomed to briefly comment between shows or just sit back and enjoy the vast variety presented by your host Kelly MacDonald. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Saturday, February 6 & 20 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
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Guide Dog Handlers Chat Group

This is a safe and supportive place for guide dog handlers from across the country to get together and chat. Share the joys and challenges of being a guide dog handler as well as tips to keep our guide dogs happy and engaged. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Friday, February 5 & 19 from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
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TEDxUofT Emerge Phase II: Shifting Perspectives

TEDxUofT is back with Phase Two of our online conference! Join us at Emerge: Shifting Perspectives on January 29 to inspire and be inspired. We live in a time of groundbreaking discovery, growth, and exploration. Driven by the enduring curiosity of human nature, and augmented by an age of disruption, novel perspectives are emerging faster than ever before. Innovation is all around us, and established beliefs are constantly being redefined with the revelation of new and hidden complexities. Join us at Emerge Phase 2: Shifting Perspectives on January 29th from 1:30pm to 4:00pm (EST) to unearth the inspiration around us and explore revolutionary ideas.
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CNIB Young Writers

This program is for youth between 18-30 who love to write! Meet with a group of like-minded individuals and share your writing samples. Each call we will give feedback on the writing samples provided to the group and discuss different writing techniques and literature. The group meets via Zoom web conference on Wednesday, February 3 & 17 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
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Cyber Security for Beginners

The internet allows you to do so much. We can’t wait to show you how to surf it with confidence.
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Braille Literacy Canada Celebrates: Virtual 30th Anniversary Presidential Panel!

On Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 1 pm Eastern (10 am Pacific/11 am Mountain/12 pm Saskatchewan/Manitoba, 2 pm Atlantic), Braille Literacy Canada will host a special Presidential Panel in honour of BLC's 30th anniversary.
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Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online – Children's Group

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Children's Group: for kids (ages 5-6), every Sunday and/or Tuesday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Mountain Time.
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Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online –Teens Group

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Teens Group: for youth (ages 14-17), every Monday and/or Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain Time.