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"Community Wealth Building: A Learning Series"

Community Wealth Building Series Starts Monday, Jan. 30

Join us for this free lean-in learning series. Guest speakers from leading community organizations will discuss community-based solutions to help create more affordable housing, address staffing shortages, and harness community wealth. Registration is required. You can attend one event or all three! Presented in partnership with THRIVE Prince Edward County. Community Land TrustsMonday, January 30, 10 – 11:30amJoshua Barndt, Executive Director, Parkdale…

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“Craftivism” Kick-off Party, Tues. Jan. 31

What: Craftivism Kick-off Party with Quilt Maker Bill Stearman When: Tuesday, January 31 from 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: PELC office (in Rexall Plaza) Why: Hear short presentation on Bill’s purpose through craft-based activism, flowing into an informal group discussion of local experiences. There will be drinks & snacks, and an opportunity at this event to…

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Family Literacy @ PELC

Celebrate Family Literacy at PELC! Prince Edward Learning Centre will be hosting an exciting week of events to support family literacy in our community. The activities are kid-friendly and everyone is welcome. Come join us! Monday, Jan. 23 – Social Media KickoffWe will share information about literacy and a detailed scheduled of events. Follow us…

poster decorated with pine boughs announcing: London Avenue Park Winterfest, Sat. Jan. 21, 1 - 4 pm. Fun, food, community! FREE

You’re Invited to Winterfest!

This Saturday, it’s Winterfest! Join us for an afternoon of FREE winter fun, this Saturday, January 21 from 1 to 4pm at London Avenue Park on the Heights. This pop-up party in the park will include food, games, snow pants story time, giant puppets, and free books for kids. Who knows what other prizes and…

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Free Skating Party Sunday, Dec. 18

Youth Truth Public Skating Party WHO: All welcome WHAT: Free skating, food and prizes! WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 18, 1:00 – 2:30pm WHERE: Picton arena WHY: Because fun! WHAT ELSE: An opportunity to share your voice and give feedback Join us as we share information about youth barriers, what we’ve learned about them, and how the…

image of a desk with a laptop showing PELC logo, and text: Tax filing volunteers needed! Help community members file their taxes and increase their incomes! No experience necessary! We will train!

Tax Volunteer Open House

Tax filing volunteers needed! No experience necessary. All training provided. Help community members file their taxes and access all the benefits to which they’re entitled. Learn more at our Volunteer Open Houses Zoom Open HouseThursday, December 85:30 – 7pmPlease register:info@pelc.ca PELC Open HouseMonday, December 122 – 3:30pmPrince Edward Learning Centre97 Main Street, Picton (Rexall Plaza)…

Managing your money in a changing world

Free Workshops in November!

November is Financial Literacy Month, and Prince Edward Learning Centre will be hosting free workshops with tips to help you manage your money. All workshops will take place at the Learning Centre in Picton’s Rexall Plaza, 97 Main Street, Unit 10. Living on a Fixed Income – FREE Workshop Tuesday, November 1510:00am – 11:30am Join…

image of a masked skull and pizza advertising The Spooktacular Pizza Party, Sunday Oct. 30. FREE!

Spooktacular Pizza Party this Sunday, Oct. 30

Are you 15 – 30? We’ve rejigged the Spooktacular Race on Sunday, Oct. 30 and it is now the SPOOKTACULAR PIZZA PARTY! FREE pizza, FREE admission to Terror at Macaulay, and AWESOME PRIZES! Join us for some Halloween fun — contact hale@pelc.ca to RSVP Costumes optional, fun guaranteed! This is also an opportunity to create…