Classes, Lifelong Learning

Winter 2018 Classes

Registration for all programs must be paid in advance.
Space is limited. Call SCOA at 306-652-2255 to register.
Classes held at SCOA – 2020 College Drive unless otherwise indicated.

Angel Art Creations smallangel
Create your own special angels filled with hope and love. Your angels will be created using mixed media: fabric, embellishments, re purposed materials, and acrylic on canvas. Contact SCOA to register and receive your supplies list.
Date:    Tuesdays: Jan 30, Feb 6, 13 & 20 (12 hrs) 1 pm-4 pm
Cost:    $95


Explosive Ink on Tile inkontile
Come and have an explosive time creating colourful inked 6×6 ceramic tiles for your home. There is no skill required – all supplies included. You will take home 4 amazing tiles and 2 stands for display. You won’t want to miss this fantastic fun-filled opportunity to add some vibrant colour into your life or to give a great gift to someone special.

Date:    March 7, 2018 (3 hrs)   1pm-4pm  Date:   April 4, 2018    (3 hrs)   1pm-4pm
Cost:    $50 per class

 Introduction to Spring Birding
Using spring waterfowl as examples, we will develop identification skills:  observe field marks and bird behavior, recognize bird song and understand the role of habitat in finding and identifying birds.  We will also review binoculars, field guides and smart phone apps that can enhance your birding experience.  You can even use your newly developed skills to contribute to “Citizen Science”. The 3rd session will be held outside at a city park.
Dates:  Wednesday, April 25, May 2 & 9 (6hrs) 2-4pm
Cost:    $30

Terrariums and Tea Workshop terrarium
Add a touch of whimsy and nature to your home with a stunning terrarium.  Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of learning, fun, and refreshments with Master Gardener Sandra Schweder as she walks you through the tips and tricks of creating your very own closed terrarium.   Single admissions are $60 or save by registering 2 or more people for $55(must be registered in the same transaction).  No fuss, pet friendly and no green thumbs required!

Date:    March 1st   (2hrs)   1:30 -3:30
Date:    March 15th (2hrs)   1:30-3:30

Cost: $60.00 per class.
NOTE CLASS LOCATION: Lakewood Civic Centre -1635 McKercher Dr.



Apple Technology Classes
Beginner one-on-one Apple classes on Fridays.  Become more confident using your Apple iPad or iPhone. Register now for 2 classes of 1.5 hrs (3 hrs) which includes a take home manual.
Date: Fridays    Cost:  $40
Phone 306-652-2255 to book sessions

Tech Buddy 1595860_web1_CyberSeniors-1---March-10-2017
(Any type of technology device)
One-on-one beginner technology classes with students from local high schools.
Program to run in April; a waiting list will be kept.
Cost:    $10 (Fee to cover administration costs)


To show appreciation for our full members ( members that have paid $25 for their annual membership with SCOA), we are offering early bird registration until January 8th also a 10% discount on classes/programs. Note: Memberships run from May 1 to April 30 – annual renewals are on May 1. 

If you do not have a full membership, you can become one now (Phone 306-652-2255 or download membership form 2017 SCOA Membership – With fees ) or you can register starting January 9th.

Starting January 9th anyone can register and full members can still receive the 10% discount.