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If you wish to join the College for Fall 2021 courses, please send your contact information (home address & phone number) to tsccoordinator@gmail.com

Welcome to the online home of the Tantramar Seniors’ College Inc.

Anyone over 50 welcome!  No other conditions apply!

The Tantramar Seniors’ College Inc is a not-for-profit organization with charitable status.

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Spring Registration 2021 

Registration will be conducted online beginning at 12:01 am, Monday, Apr. 12 and ending at midnight, Thursday, Apr. 15

Send a list of the courses you wish to take to tsccoordinator@gmail.com (be sure to avoid conflicts)

Courses will be filled on a first come, first served basis

 Once we restart collecting membership fees (probably in the Fall of 2021, subject to Board approval), bursaries will be available, please contact Coordinator at  tsccoordinator@gmail.com or 506-364-2780 for details

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Spring 2021 courses

NOTE: Many online courses can accommodate up to 100 participants, but some have limited enrollment.  Check your newsletter or online course descriptions for details or contact the coordinator at tsccoordinator@gmail.com

Click on Course title to open outline  – course outlines will be linked as they are available.

ONLINE

American Poltical System Part 1 – The U.S. Constitution with Daniel Primeau, Friday, May 7, 10:30-Noon for
1 session

American Poltical System Part 2 – The Life and Time of Thomas Jefferson with Daniel Primeau, Friday, May 14, 10:30-Noon May for 1 session

Bringing the Outside In – Spring Flower Arrangements with Joanne Koot, Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:00pm  beginning Apr. 27 for  3 sessions

Current Events with Bill Belliveau, Mondays 7:00-9:00pm beginning Apr. 26 for 5 sessions

Cyberviolence & Tech Safety with Chantal Thanh De Alba Friday, May 28, 10:00 – Noon & Wednesday, June 2, 1:30 – 3:30pm for 1 session(offered twice)

Discussions en Francais with Larry Duchesne, Wednesdays 1:00 – 3:00pm beginning Apr. 28 for 7 sessions

Discussions With Morris with Morris Haugg, Tuesdays, 10:00 – Noon beginning Apr. 27 for 2 sessions

Downsizing & Decluttering with Kim Eagles, Thursdays, 10:00-11:30am beginning Apr. 29 for 3 sessions

E-books 101 with Chantelle Taylor, Tuesdays, 10:00 – Noon beginning May 18 for 2 sessions

Emergency Preparedness for Seniors with Eric Arsenault, Wednesdays, 1:00 – 3:00pm beginning May 19 for 2 sessions

Flying Boats of Pointe-du-Chene with Wade Short, Monday, Apr. 26,  2:00 – 4:00pm for 1 session

French Conversation Level 1 with Larry Duchesne, Mondays, 1:00 – 3:00pm beginning Apr. 26 for 7 sessions

Glimpse of India – Part 2 with Pravin Varma, Tuesdays 1:00 – 2:30pm beginning Apr. 27 for 2 sessions

Inside the Ivory Tower Land Acknowledgements Origin, Intent, and Colonialism with Dr. Karl Hele, Wednesday, Apr. 28, Noon – 1:00pm for 1 session

Intro to Zoom with John Wales, Monday, Apr. 26, 10:00-11:30am for1 session

Introduction to Italian Opera with Jacek Brachaniec, Wednesdays, 10:00 – Noon beginning Apr. 28 for 4 sessions

Let’s Talk About Pearls with Linda MacDonald, Tuesday, Apr. 27, 1:30 – 3:00pm for1 session

Life Lessons – Advice From Seniors with Joan Beswick, Monday, May 3, 1:30 – 2:30pm for 1 session

Mass Market Frauds with Georgina Fitzpatrick, Tuesday, May 4, 1:00 – 2:30pm for 1 session

Online iPad Instruction with Wanda Seely, Wednesdays 1:00-4:00 pm (30 mins. per student over 4 weeks), May 5, for 4 sessions

North Atantic Right Whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly with Stephanie Ratelle, DATES & TIMES TBA for 1 session

Paris Paris – French Conversation with Alex Fancy, Tuesdays 10:30 – Noon beginning May 18 for 4 sessions

Protecting the Mainland Moose in Nova Scotia with Dick Beswick, Wednesday, May 5, 10:00-11:30am, for 1 session

Reflexology – What it is and How it Can Benefit My Health with Terry Jones, Wednesday, May 5,  2:00 – 3:30pm, for 1 session

Three Young Gentlemen Born in the 19th Century – Darwin, Churchill, T.E. Lawrence with Dick Beswick, Mondays 10:00-11:00am beginning Apr. 26 for 2 sessions

Touring in New Brunswick – the Staycation with Rob Dumouche, Tuesdays, 1:30 – 2:30pm beginning May 11, for 1 or 2 sessions

Trip Back in Time – The Best of the 60s and 70s with Jacek Bracheniec, Mondays, 10:00 – Noon beginning May 3 for 4 sessions

Virtual Visit to the Owens Art Gallery with Lucy MacDonald, Tuesday, June 1,  2:00 – 4:00pm, for 1 session

Wabanaki World View with Dr. Imelda Perley Opolahsomuwehs, Wednesdays,  6:30 – 7:30pm beginning Apr. 28 for 6 sessions.  Additional Course information here: Wabanaki Worldviews

World’s 36 Greatest Geological Wonders – Part 1 with Wade Short and Jim Burns, Tuesdays, 10:00 – Noon beginning Apr. 27 for 6 sessions

IN-PERSON, OUTDOOR CLASSES

CODIAC

Bicycling the Trails in Moncton, Dieppe, Riverview with Jacek Brachaniec, Wednesdays,  1:00 – 2:00pm beginning May 12 for 4 or 5 sessions

SACKVILLE

Birdwatching and Identification with Richard Elliot & Kate Bredin,  Wednesday, May 12, 10:00-11:30am (online Intro) then Wednesdays, 8:30-10:30am(field trips) beginning May 12 for 3 additional sessions

Introductory Golf with Sue Seaborn CANCELLED DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS 

Spaced Out Spring Cycling with Kate Bredin & Richard Elliot, Mondays, 10:00 – Noon beginning May 10 for 3 sessions

Spring Hikes Around Sackville with Carole Konesky, Fridays, 1:00 – 3:00pm beginning May 7, for 4 sessions

Taichi with Alex Whitla, Tuesdays 10:00-11:30am STARTING DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED for 6 sessions

FOR ALL IN-PERSON CLASSES:

Current New Brunswick and Nova Scotia COVID-19 regulations must be followed by participants. Please see:  https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19/recovery.html#yellow & https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/

Participants will maintain 2 metres between each other at all times (unless they are members of a family/friends bubble).  

Masks will be worn at the meeting location, but not while on the trails, as activity will be outdoors and physically-distanced.

Participants will travel in separate vehicles to out-of-town starting locations (unless members of a family/friends).

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The Board and members of the Tantramar Seniors’ College would like to thank the Town of Sackville for their generous support through a grant awarded to the College.   We would also like to thank the Ville de Shediac for the grant awarded to the College and NBCC and the Town of Moncton for providing free classroom space.  

NOTE:  Some people are very sensitive to perfume and other scents.  Please respect a scent free environment by not using scented products.  Thank you.