Workshops

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  • April 15, 2023
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Building a city is a complex process that involves a variety of stakeholders. This course will provide the tools and knowledge needed to actively participate in the planning approvals process. Topics include: how and when to provide feedback on different applications and make the most of engagement opportunities. Planning involves hearing from communities and neighbours, (more…)


  • April 20, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Discover the core principles of leadership and unlock the potential of your leadership style! Through this session you will learn about empathy, communication and emotional intelligence, and how to further develop these essential skills. We’ll also reflect on your leadership experiences to identify things that have worked for you. (more…)


  • April 21, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE! You and your team work hard to serve your organization. Take a night off and join us for an evening of celebration and recognition, where we highlight the incredible work of volunteers making a difference in their communities. Stay tuned for news on how you can nominate a volunteer for this fun (more…)


  • April 26, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

To ensure your volunteer recruitment efforts are not short lived, it is helpful to incorporate recruitment and retention strategies into your volunteer program. The workshop will discuss helpful strategies for different types of volunteer commitments, and explore common challenges and solutions for keeping people engaged! (more…)


  • April 27, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Discover how to prepare for effective advocacy through letter writing. Learn what makes some letters more effective than others and get resources for letter writing best practices (more…)


  • May 4, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

How can we build a sense of community? Many of us engage with our communities without considering how we design those engagements to be inclusive. Join us to learn about the engagement process and how to be mindful of inclusion when engaging community. (more…)


  • May 17, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Non-profits and charities manage different types of funds, one of which are the funds received from grants. It is important to understand the grant reward responsibilities from an accounting perspective to ensure that you are meeting the accounting standards, allowing you to accurately report grant funds to Revenue Canada, Service Alberta, and your grant funders (more…)


  • May 18, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us for a comprehensive discussion on what drives customers and how they make decisions, including factors that influence motivation, belief, attitude, and behaviour. You will also learn how to apply the techniques and strategies discussed in this session to help your organization succeed with proactive marketing communications. (more…)


  • May 25, 2023
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Local Area Plans layout a future vision for a community and they are developed through a collaborative engagement process that uses local knowledge from residents, communitybased groups, business owners and other stakeholders. This workshop will provide you with an understanding of the local area plan process and how you can better prepare your community for (more…)


  • June 1, 2023
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Once we engage with our diverse communities, what happens when difficult conversations come up and we start feeling uncomfortable? Join us to learn about discomfort and difficult conversations, and what to do when they arise in your communities and organizations! (more…)

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