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Bobby B’s Honey (in Amherst) postponed Feb. 13, rescheduled for Mar. 4, 10am-noon

Immigrant Stories (in Amherst) postponed Feb. 12, rescheduled for Feb. 26, 2-4pm

Discussions en Francais (Amherst) postponed Feb. 13, rescheduled for Apr. 2, 2-4pm

Results from TSC members’ involvement in a Lyme Disease research study are now available here:  Lyme Disease survey results

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 2020

Sackville – April 6, 2020, 3:30 – 4:30pm – Tantramar Veterans Memorial Civic Centre

Amherst – Apr. 7, 2020, 4:00 – 5:00pm – Nova Scotia Community College

Codiac – Apr. 8, 2020, 1:00 – 2:00pm – Crossman Centre/Kay Arena

Shediac – Apr. 9, 2020, 12:00 – 1:00pm – Shediac Multipurpose Centre

 

  

 Bursaries are available, please contact Coordinator at tsccoordinator@gmail.com or 506-364-2780 for details

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In the event that schools are closed due to weather, all Tantramar Seniors’ College classes are cancelled.  

To check closures for Amherst click here or listen to local radio stations CFTA – 107.9 and CKDH or CBC.  

To check closures for Sackville, Codiac and Shediac click here  call 506-856-7669 or listen to local radio stations and CBC.

In the event that a registration session or course is cancelled, a notice will be placed on this page and members will be notified by e-mail of the new date.

Wait list Policy:  Priority will be given to on-site registrants; off-site registrants will be randomly assigned to class space.  Lists will not be carried to new semester unless instructor and committee chair so agree. 

Fees will be charged when a tangible product is created in the course.

 

Winter 2020 courses

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

AMHERST

Attic Treasures with Hal Davidson at NSCC,  Tuesday,  1:30 pm – 3:30 pm,  January 28  for 1 session

Bobby B’s Honey with Bobby Bogdanov at NSCC, Thursday, 10:00 am – Noon, February 13 for 1 session

Chair Yoga with Joan Beswick & Carol Oram at NSCC, Friday,  10:00 am – 11:00 am, beginning February 28 for 4 sessions

Chignecto Isthmus Species at Risk Project with Craig Smith at NSCC,  Friday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm,  February 21 for 1 session

Chignecto Stories – History at Our Doorstep with Dale Fawthrop at NSCC,  Thursday 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, beginning February 27 for 3 sessions

Core Yoga with Denise Allan at Hatha Yoga Room, Amherst, Wednesday, 10:00 am – 11:00am,  beginning March 4 for 4 sessions

Counted Cross Stich – The Basics and Beyond with Linda MacDonald at NSCC,  Tuesday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm, beginning February 18 for 4 sessions

Discussions en francais with Larry Duchesne at NSCC, Thursday, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, beginning February 13 for 6 sessions

Emergency Preparedness with Mike Johnson at NSCC, Tuesday, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, February 11 for 1 session

French Conversation Level 1 with Larry Duchesne at NSCC, Monday, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm, beginning February 3 for 6 sessions

Hooking and Framing A Miniature Project with Della Ackles & Lynne Lines at Della’s Rug Hooking Studio, Wednesday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. March 11, for 1 session + $5 charge for materials payable at registration

Get in the i Pod cast with Chantelle Taylor at Four Fathers Library, Monday 10:00 am – 11:30 am, beginning February 3 for 4 sessions

Immigrant Stories with Morris Haugg, Coordinator at NSCC, Wednesday, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, beginning January 29 for 4 sessions

Let’s Make Lunch – Soup and Cheddar Beer Bread with Jane Wood & Carol Oram at Adult Bridge Workshop,  Saturday, 11:00 am, January 25 for 1 session + $5 charge for materials payable at registration

Lincoln, Walt Whitman and the Civil War with Dick Beswick at NSCC,  Friday,  1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, beginning February 28 for 4 sessions

Tales From a Life in Politics with Bill Casey at NSCC Thursday 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm, February 6 for 1 session

Tips on Decluttering with Mary Lynne Chapman at NSCC, Tuesday, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm, February 4, for 1 session

CODIAC

Aging Bodies and Sexuality with Renee-Claude Badman, Thursday, Feb 27, 1:00-3:00, Dieppe Library for 1 session

Balance in Movement with Christine Hayley, Thursday, Feb 20, 1:00-3:00, Dieppe Library for 1 session

Basic Computer Skills with John Wales, Monday, March 9 & 16, 1:00-3:00, Crossman Centre, HLS Room for 2 sessions

Battle of Britain and The Blitz with Jacek Brachaniec, Monday, January 27,10:00-12:00, Crossman Centre for 1 session

Learn to Play Bridge for Beginners with Brian MacIver, Tuesday, Feb 4,11,18, 25, 1:00-3:00, Moncton Bridge Club, Riverview Place Mall for 4 sessions

Bring Out Your Inner Therapist with Pamela O’Brien, Thursday, March 12, 10:00-12:00, Crossman Centre, Smyth Room for 1 session

Editing Digital Photos with your Mac with Rick Murray, Tuesday, Feb 11, 18, 2:00-3:30, Crossman Centre, HLS Room for 2 sessions

How the Earth Works – Intro to Geology (Part 2) with Jim Burns & Wade Short, Mondays, January 27- March 16 (no class Feb 17, March 2), 10:00-12:00, Crossman Centre, HLS Room for 6 sessions

Hospice Palliative Care with Tradina Meadows-Forgeron, Thursday Feb 6, 1:00-3:00, Gunningsville Room for 1 session

Knitting Circle with Cathy Airey, Friday, Jan 24-Feb 21, 1:15-3:15, Gunningsville Rooom for 5 sessions

Line Dancing with Jeannine Daley, Tuesdays, Jan 28-Feb 25, 1:00-3:15, Crossman Centre, Smyth Room for 5 sessions

Make Your Vision Board with Dianne Babin, Thursday, Feb 13, 1:00-4:00, Crossman Centre, HLS Room for 1 session

Snowshoeing the Trails in Moncton, Dieppe and Riverview with Karen & Gary Mills, Mondays, January 27-February 24, 1:00-3:00, Various Locations TBA for 5 sessions

Solar System & General Astronomy with Emma MacPhee, Wednesdays, Jan 29-Feb 26, 10:00-12:00, Gunningsville Room for 5 sessions

Song, Sound & Vibration Through the Body with Barb Gould, Wednesdays, Feb. 5-26, 1:00-4:00, Crossman Centre, Smyth Room for 4 sessions

Take Charge of Your Life with Maureen McIntosh, Tuesdays, Feb 4-18, 10:00-12:00, Gunningsville Room, Riverview for 3 sessions

The Ins and Outs of the European Union with Daniel Primeau, Tuesday, March 17, 10:00-12:00, Gunningsville Room, Riverview for 1 session

Top Ten Corrective Exercises for the Aging Adult with Pamela O’Brien, Thursday, Jan 30, 10:00-12:00, Crossman Centre, HLS Room for 1 session

Travel Tales with Eric Guy, Thursdays, Jan 30, Feb 6, 20, 27, March 5, 2:00-4:00, Parkland/Shannex, Riverview for 4 sessions

What is Dementia? with Joanne Richard, Thursday, March 26, 1:00-3:00, Dieppe Library for 1 session

Where in the World Are We? with Ed Possberg, Wednesday, Feb 5, 1:30-4:00, Dieppe Library for 1 session

SACKVILLE

Aging in Place with Pam van Egmond at Bill Johnstone Memorial Room, Wednesday, 1:30 – 3:30pm, Mar. 25 for 1 session

Badminton for Starters (or those who are rusty) with Harold Popma at Middle Sackville Baptist Church, Thursdays, 10:30 – Noon, beginning Jan. 30 for 4 sessions

Balancing Mind and Body – Chair Yoga for Seniors with Monika Boehringer at St. Paul’s Church Hall, Tuesdays, 10:00 – 11:00am, beginning Feb. 18 for 4 sessions

Celtic Dancing with Todd McCall at Perpetual Motion Dance Studio, Thursdays, 1:30 – 3:00pm, beginning Feb. 6 for 4 sessions

Cross Country Skiing in the Acadian Forest with Kate Bredin & Richard Elliot at Various Locations, Mondays, 1:30 – 3:30pm, beginning Feb. 3 for 3 sessions

Darn It! with Helen Dyer at Lafford Classroom, Tuesdays, 1:30 – 3:00pm, beginning Feb. 4 for 4 sessions +$4 cost for materials payable at Registration

Financial Literacy with Andy Marr at Bill Johnstone Memorial Room, Tuesday 2:00 – 4:00pm, Jan. 28 for 1 session

Fraud Protection for Seniors with Paul Berry at Bill Johnstone Memorial Room, Tuesday, 1:30 – 3:30pm, Mar. 24 for 1 session

French Conversation Paris! Paris! with Alex Fancy at Bill Johnstone Memorial Room, Thursdays, 10:00 – 11:20am, beginning Feb. 6 for 4 sessions

Let’s Talk About Green Deathcare with Erin Campbell & Hanna Longard at Lafford Classroom, Monday, 10:00 – Noon, Feb. 24 for 1 session

Inside the Ivory Tower with Various Mt. A. Faculty members at Town Hall Council Chambers,  Noon – 1:00pm,  Last Wednesday of the Month for 3 sessions

A Taste of Italy with Stephen Puddle at Bill Johnstone Memorial Room, Fridays, 10:00 – Noon, beginning Feb. 14 for 2 sessions

Knitting Shawls and Following Graphs for Intermediate Knitters with Susan Spence & Marla Lane at Lafford Classroom, Mondays, 1:30 – 3:30pm, beginning Jan. 27 for 6 sessions

Make Your Own Sausage with Carolyn & William Bembridge at Middle Sackville Baptist Church, Thursday, 1:30 – 5:00pm, Mar. 26 for 1 session + $10 cost for ingredients payable at Registration

Snowshoeing for Seniors with Susan Ash at Various Locations, Fridays, 1:00 – 2:30pm, beginning Jan. 31 for 4 sessions

Species at Risk in Atlantic Canada – an Introduction with Richard Elliot at CWS, Waterfowl Lane, Wednesdays, 10:00 – 11:30am, beginning Feb. 5 for 5 sessions

Table Tennis with Harold Popma & Bruno Leitner at Middle Sackville Baptist Church, Thursdays, 3:00 – 4:30pm, beginning Feb. 27 for 6 sessions

Introductory Tai Chi – Yang Form with Alex Whitla at Perpetual Motion Dance Studio, Tuesdays, 10:00 – 11:30, beginning Jan. 28 for 6 sessions

Travellers’ Tales with Various Travellers at Sackville Library, Wednesdays, 2:00 – 4:00pm, beginning Jan. 22 for 5 sessions

SHEDIAC

Advance Health Care Directives with  John Filliter at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Monday,  2:00-4:00pm,  Feb. 24 for 1 session

Balance in Movement – Fall Prevention with Denise Leger at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Tuesday,  1:00-3:00pm,  Feb. 4 for 1 session

Basic Beginner’s Bridge with Brenda Mitton at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Wednesdays,  1:00-3:00pm, beginning Feb. 19 for 4 sessions

Bring Out Your Inner Therapist with Pam O’Brien at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Friday, 10:00am-Noon,  Mar. 13 for 1 session

Canadian Crime and Punishment with Judge Irwin E. Lampert (retired) at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Tuesdays,  2:00-4:00pm Jan. 28 and Feb. 11 for 2 sessions

Combating Cholesterol with Jennyfer Bezeau, R.D., at Sobeys, 183 Main St. Shediac,  Wednesday, 2:00-4:00pm,  Mar. 4 for 1 session

Crocheting with Heather Waddingham at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Wednesdays,  10:00am-Noon,  beginning Jan. 29 for 8 sessions

Current Events – Up for Discussion with W.E. (Bill) Belliveau at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Mondays, 7:00 –9:00pm, beginning Feb. 3 for 4 sessions

Cutting Communications Costs with Wayne McCarty at Multi-Purpose Centre, Tuesday 10:00am-Noon,  Jan. 28 for 1 session

Exotic Cuisine with Jocelyne Ross at Apt. 412, 40 Cassie Ave., Shediac,  Mondays,  1:00-4:00pm,  beginning Jan. 27 for 4 sessions  +$20 cost of food payable at Registration

Genealogy 101 with Donald Alward at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Wednesdays,  10:00am-Noon, beginning Feb. 5 for 4 sessions

Global Trivia with M.B. “Mike” Sullivan at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Thursdays,  10:00am-Noon, beginning Jan. 30 for 4 sessions

Hospice Palliative Care with Tradina Meadows-Forgeron at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Monday,  10:00am-Noon,  Jan. 27 for 1 session

The Ins and Outs of the European Union with Daniel Primeau at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Thursdays,  10:00am-Noon, beginning Mar. 5 for 1 session

Knit Wits – Knitting and Felting with Debra Fash, Donna Horsman & Margaret Anne MacBeath at Shediac Bay Community Church,  Thursdays,  1:00-4:00pm beginning Jan. 30 for 8 sessions

Lunch and Learn with Various Chefs at Different Restaurants in Shediac,  Fridays,  1:00-3:00pm, beginning Feb. 7 for 3 sessions   + cost of lunch payable at each session

Photography – Portrait and Close Up & Macro Photography of Objects with Jocelyne Ross at Apt. 412, 40 Cassie Ave., Shediac,  Wednesdays,  2:00–4:00pm, beginning Jan. 29 for 4 sessions

Sackville Historical Visit with Allan D. Smith at 29 Queens Rd., Sackville,  Wednesday, 1:30-3:00pm,  Mar. 25 for 1 session

Top Ten Corrective Exercises for the Aging Adult with Pam O’Brien at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Friday,  10:00am-Noon,  Jan. 31 for 1 session

Travellers’ Tales with Various Presenters at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Tuesdays,  2:00–4:00pm, beginning Jan. 28 for 6 sessions

The U.S. Impeachment Process with M.B “Mike” Sullivan & W.E. (Bill) Belliveau at Multi-Purpose Centre,  Mondays,  2:00–4:00pm, beginning Jan. 20 for 2 sessions

The Roles of Women in War with Jacek Brachaniec at Multi-Purpose Centre, Wednesdays, 10:00am-Noon, beginning Feb. 5 for 2 sessions

 

 

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The Board and members of the Tantramar Seniors’ College would like to thank the Arbor Foundation for their financial support, and 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.  

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