Author Archives: PELC

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New Consecon Market!

New PEC Fresh Good Food Market in Consecon Official Opening at the Consecon LegionFriday, December 1, 2:30 – 4:30 pm The Consecon Area Ratepayers Association is proud to host a new PEC Fresh Good Food Market at the Consecon Legion Branch 509, in partnership with Prince Edward Learning Centre. The market will be open for…

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Free Workshop & Benefits Check

Managing Your Money Workshop Monday, November 27, 2 pm – 3:30 pm Understand the importance of setting a budget; learn about expenses, spending, credit and debt; and explore the benefits and credits available through tax filing. Registration required. Participants will receive a $20 No Frills gift card. Financial Benefits Check-Up Tuesday, November 28, 4 pm –…

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PELC Celebrates Award Winners

PELC bursaries are presented to learners who show dedication to learning, kindness to other learners, interest and involvement in the community, resilience in their learning journey, personal growth, and completion of a significant learning goal. Our award winners represent all goal paths and PELC programs. This year’s bursary winners were recognized at our Annual General…

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New Youth-Created Website

Greater Than County Youth Collective is a collective impact project working to improve the lives of youth: now, and in the future. Using a collaborative, youth-led model, Greater Than works closely with agencies in Prince Edward County (including Prince Edward Learning Centre) to increase youth engagement in the community and improve local high school graduation…

Wed. June 28th, 2023 YOUTH PRIDE EVENT Benson Park 1-5 pm

Youth Pride Event!

The second annual Youth Pride Event will take place Wednesday, June 28 at Benson Park in Picton, from 1 – 5 pm. This youth-planned event is for everyone, so bring your family and friends! There will be local vendors, activities, games and giveaways. If you would like to be a vendor or support this event,…

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Volunteer with our Board!

PELC relies on a volunteer Board of Directors to ensure good governance of the organization. Please use the form below to apply or learn more about joining our volunteer board. You may be prompted to sign in to your Google account; this allows us to send you an email response. Loading…

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CRA Strike + Your Taxes

It’s not too late to file your taxes through the Learning Centre! The CRA is currently on strike. Our CVITP Tax Clinics at PELC are continuing to operate and we can still file taxes through E-File and generate paper returns. We will continue to support clients with tax filing and reaching out to government resources….

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Support Our Mission as a Board Member!

Our talented board of directors guides PELC’s mission as a vibrant hub for adult learning and community development. It’s rewarding work that emphasizes collaboration and civic engagement as powerful tools to empower individuals and build strong communities. If you feel like these goals align with your personal values, why not consider joining our board? Please…

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We’re Bringing Our Tax Clinics to You

Our free tax clinics continue through the month of April, for PEC residents with: We will run two special outreach clinics at PEC Libraries, by appointment only. Please call (613) 476-1811 to book your appointment, or click the button below to book by email. Wednesday, April 12 Wellington Library Wednesday, April 19 Consecon Library

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Dietician at the Market Wed. Mar. 29

We’ve got a great reason to celebrate Nutrition Month! Community Food Centres of Canada has extended the Greens Rx Program at PEC Fresh Good Food Market for another year! Greens Rx is a special research program that gives people who qualify a voucher to use at PEC Fresh Good Food Market for 20 weeks. Enrolment starts April 1st, 2023….