Free Online Workshop Trans & Nonbinary 101

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Calgary Pride is organizing an online workshop called “Trans & Nonbinary 101” to help create bridges of understanding about the LGBTQ community. James Demers from the OUTReels Diversity Education Program will be delivering this fun and informational session on trans and nonbinary gender identities. You will learn tips for developing your understanding of trans-identified people. How to register? Go to …

Free Online Workshop on Heart Health

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According to the World Health Organization, cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the number 1 cause of death worldwide, taking an estimated 17.9 million lives each year. We have invited Dr. Anand Chockalingam to deliver a free online workshop on this important topic. Dr. Anand Chockalingam is an Associate professor of Medicine at the University of Missouri, based in Columbia since 2006. …

Free Bear Aware Webinar

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To many people, summer is the best season to get out and enjoy the nature! When hiking or camping, do not forget to stay safe around wild animals, especially bears. The Town of Banff and Parks Canada will co-host a free webinar called Bear Aware on July 15 at 7 pm. Attend this 90-minute webinar to learn how to stay …

“Becoming A Better Man” Workshops

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Are you interested in a wellbeing workshop series for men from July to August? The topics covered in this 10-part zoom series (English) are wellbeing, healthy relationships, self-reflection, stress management, creating a safe space, self-care, violence, and prevent & skills to handle stress. If you are interested, please contact Abbas at coordinator@albertamen.com to register!   Word of the Day: Wellbeing …