gateway to life-long learning opportunities"
Job & Career Fair
a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Recreation Complex Banquet Hall
Easton Drive, Selkirk, Manitoba
Selkirk & District Community Learning Centre will be hosting
the Interlake Job & Career Fair.
Event is designed to present the Employment, Career and Educational
opportunities available within the Interlake Region to the
current and future workforce.
Educators and Service providers of the Interlake Region will
be exhibiting and recruiting. Click
here to see Exhibitor List.
Admission! Door Prizes!
will be two professional speakers during the day (to be announced),
as well as some of the Exhibiting Businesses and Organizations
offering informational presentations (to be announced).
for this event is provided by Manitoba Advanced Education
more information, contact Patty at (204) 785-1672 or visit
our web site at: www.selkirklearningcentre.ca.
Quest - Career Services
the turtle. It makes progress only when it sticks its
a turtle; stick your neck out and come to a
Quest provides free
professional and confidential job search services to adults
in the Selkirk & District and Northeast Interlake.
Our 6 regularly scheduled
workshops will enhance your lifelong learning journey by helping
you develop the essential tools and skills to access meaningful
on each workshop title to find out more about our established
Search. Drop by or phone (204) 482-2111
to resgister, and you are on your way! Pre-registering is
a must for the workshops!
not take a chance and register for one of our 2
Letter Writing is a 1/2-day workshop to learn how
to write a letter that responds to an ad or accompanies a
resume you submit for a position you would like, but that
has not been advertised.
Build Your Career Portfolio is a hands-on workshop
that runs for two 1/2-days, then has scheduled optional "Portfolio
Doer's group" sessions so you can work at your own pace
to complete a portfolio. This workshop really helps
you clarify your career path; and, it helps you assess your
present skills and knowledge, preparing you very well for
an interview you will have in your future. Most, importantly,
it highlights what you can really DO for a potential employer
and proves it with documented evidence you can show a potential
employer at an interview.
are also notorious for being slow and steady, but winning
the race! Be a turtle!
more about us by clicking on the Job Quest link at the top
of this eNewsletter.
& District Community Learning Centre
& Business Courses:
Fundamentals for Job Skills: March 20 to Mar. 24
- Days - $225
Tutor: One-on-one training by appointment - $50/Hour
Planning: Plan is complete and ready to take to
your bank - $1500
Drawing with Pencil & Watercolours Course:
March 13, 20, 27, April 3
to bring in supplies
Check out our website
for the list of supples needed;
register for any of these courses, or for more information,
please call Janice at the Selkirk Learning Centre (204) 482-2111.
Selkirk & District Learning Centre now has two-way audio-video
capability in three classrooms. There is a plan to start remote
classes with Brandon University in December 2006. University
Courses offered through the Centre could include nursing and
more information call Karen Keppler, Manager, at 482-2111.
for 2006! The Selkirk & District Community Learning
Centre is launching a Computer Lending Library!
sponsored Computer Lending Program is designed to encourage
the use of computers by making them accessible to those who
are unable to otherwise acquire them; thereby increasing their
quality of life, literacy, fluency and enhancing the specialty
skills that have become a requirement for more employment
opportunities - even in entry-level positions.
Computer Lending Library operates as a membership based organization
and computers are loaned to members for up to two years. If
you are interested in the Computer Lending Library
, or contact Janice at the Selkirk Learning Centre:
Fax: (204) 785-1316
River College - Gimli Campus
Spring 2006 Programs
- Food Handler's Certificate - March 4
- Bookkeeping and Small Business Office Certificate - May
Courses are offered at the Selkirk & District
Community Learning Centre. For more information
on these courses, call (204)
642-5496 or check
- Gimli Campus web site at www.rrc.mb.ca/gimli
Selkirk & District Community Learning Centre:
If the weather conditions are not suited to travel, please
check with the SDCLC at 482-2111 to confirm that we are open.
There will be a recorded message to advise you if
the Centre is closed and all classes and programming are cancelled.
Alternatively, we will advise radio station CJOB of our status.
on the link below for CJOB's up-to-date information on cancellations
Selkirk & District Community Learning Centre
has furnished Rooms and a Computer Lab , which are deal for:
view room rates please click
room bookings please contact Janice at the Selkirk Learning
482-2111 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
of Operation: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday.
and Weekend Hours are available to be booked.
Access to Computers
Selkirk & District Learning Centre has 6 computers that
can be used to access the internet, check emails, type out
a word document, or job search. All 6 computers have
Microsoft Office '97.
of operation is Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
in to the Selkirk Learning Centre, 511 Robinson Ave., to get
on a computer and cruise the information highway!
your empty printer cartridges to help us earn money!
Selkirk & District Community Learning Centre have enrolled
in a wonderful new fundraising program called InkBank Cartridge
Recycling. This program offers us an almost effortless
way to raise money to support our projects - and to protect
our planet. We earn money simply by recycling used printer,
fax and copier cartridges that were destined for the trash.
How You Can Help:
your eligible cartridges you use at home, workplace or business.
friends, family, employers to help support our fundraising
only eligible cartridges (All Epson cartridges are not eligible).
off the empty cartridges to the Selkirk Learning Centre
or call to arrange for pick up (204) 482-2111.
Previously recycled or remanufactured cartridges cannot
& District Community Learning Centre
Robinson Ave., Selkirk, MB
get a list of all eligible
ink cartridges click
here. For more information on InkBank, please
contact Janice at the Selkirk Learning Centre:
you have a skill or a hobby you would like to share with others?
We are always looking for instructors and new ideas for courses
the Selkirk Learning Centre with your ideas at 482-2111 or
you interested in an ESL Course (English as a second language)
. For inquiries call the Selkirk Learning Centre at
482-2111 or email email@example.com.
" Education is learning what you didn't even know you
~ Daniel J. Boorstin
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& District Community Learning Centre Inc.
122-511 Robinson Ave.
Selkirk, MB R1A 1E5
Phone: (204) 482-2111
Fax: (204) 785-1316
Selkirk Learning Centre is open Monday to Friday from
a.m. to 4:30 p.m.