General News · 30th September 2019
Manda Aufochs Gillespie
Civics 101 (in two parts): How our government works: a short explanation with Ashley Zarbatany.
Folk U Friday Talks are every Friday from 1 to 2:30 at the Linnaea Ed Centre. Bring your lunch & your curiosity. Tea provided. All welcome.
The Fall Schedule....
October 4 Civics 101 (in two parts): How our government works: a short explanation with Ashley Zarbatany.
October 11 Civics 102: What does civic engagement look like and how to participate in it.
October 18 Local issues & civic engagement from Cortes Island with Noba Anderson
October 25 Reality 101 (in two parts) with Rex Weyler
What economic, environmental and social indicators tell us about the state of the world.
November 1 Reality 102
Realistic responses to today’s problems.
November 8 End of Life Planning: What You Need to Know with Margaret Verschuur of the Death and Dying Collective
November 15 Instead of Calling the Funeral Home with Margaret Verschuur
What do you know? Share it! Folk University is a collective learning experiment for the curious people of Cortes. Learn more and get involved at FolkU.ca
Folk U is run by donations of time, money, and energy. You can help support Folk U by purchasing a $50 2019/2019 class-pass (cheques made payable to Linnaea).
Folk U is a program of Linnaea Farm Society with support from Cortes Literacy Now, Decoda, Cortes Island Seniors Society, Cortes Community Health Centre, Cortes Women’s Centre, CKTZ, and neighbours like you!