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Community Engagement Site

Delburne Centralized School Box 280, Delburne, Alberta T0M 0V0 Phone: 403-749-3838 E-mail: norasmith@chinooksedge.ab.ca Website: delburneces.wetpaint.com

Newsletter
February 2009

I am delighted t o write t his first newsle tter whi ch marks t he be ginning of a g ood t hing. I su spect that many of you may be un ce rtain of e xactl y what t he Community En gagement Site is an d how i t can be of b enefit t o you.

NEW EVENTS!
COMPUTER & IT TRAINING
INTRODUCTORY COURSES specifically designed for learners new to computing. COMPUTER BASICS: WINDOWS XP Date: Tues., February 3 Time: 6:30-8:30pm Cost: $20 INTERNET, EMAIL & THE WORLD WIDE WEB Date: Tues., February 10 & 17 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Cost: $40 WORD 2003 - LEVEL 1 Date: Mon., February 23, March 2, 9, 16 & 23 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Cost: $100

S ERVICES AVAILABLE :
VIDEO CONFERENCING - allows people in dif-

ferent locations to collaborate face-to-face as if they were in the same room. Get together with a few or a few hundred people while saving time and reducing travel expenses!
SMARTBoard – is an interactive whiteboard sys-

tem that combines the simplicity of a whiteboard with the power of a computer. Best of all, this wonderful tool is incredibly easy to use!
SPEED COMPUTER AND HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS

FREE SMALL BUSINESS
LEARN AT LUNCH
SESSION 1: ACCESSING BUSINESS RESOURSES Business expert, Kathy Lineham, will be showcasing the vast array of business resources available to central Alberta businesses and entrepreneurs. Date: Monday, January 26 Time: 11:30am-12:15pm Location: Delburne Centralized School, Bowden Grandview School, Sundre High School & Olds Bell e-Learning Centre SESSION 2: BUSINESS PLANNING Date: Monday, February 23 Time: 11:30am-12:15pm Location: Delburne Centralized School, Bowden Grandview School, Sundre High School & Olds Bell e-Learning Centre SESSION 3: TBA Date: Monday, March 30

We are l ocate d in t he Delbu rne Central ized School. Please st op by t o visit ou r delightful space spe cificall y de signed to advan ce rural community de velopment. I l ook forward t o meeting you and being of assi stance in connecting you wit h resou rce s specific t o you r needs and interests.

W ELCOME !
Sincerely, Nora Smith CES Coordinator For m ore details, vi sit

www.delburneces.wetpaint.com

Community Engagement Site
Delburne Centralized School Box 280, Delburne, Alberta T0M 0V0 Phone: 403-749-3838 E-mail: norasmith@chinooksedge.ab.ca Website: delburneces.wetpaint.com

Newsletter
February 2009

COME EXPLORE LEADING EDGE TECHNOLOGY
T HE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS …
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more EVENTS!
Children’s Mental Health Telehealth Series

PARENTING:

Take a class for pleasure. Build professional skills through p ostsecondary courses for credit. Obtain resume writi ng assistance. Use t he SuperNet t o sup port bu siness applications. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT NORA SMITH AT (403) 749-3838

ANXIOUS CHILDREN & YOUTH Date: Wed., January 28 Time: 6:30-8:00pm Cost: FREE INATTENTIVE/HYPERACTIVE CHILDREN & YOUTH Date: Wed., February 25 Time: 6:30-8:00 pm Cost: FREE A CHILD WITH DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIOUR Date: Wed., March 18 Time: 6:30-8:00 pm Cost: FREE SAD AND DEPRESSED CHILDREN & YOUTH Date: Wed., April 29 Time: 6:30-8:00 pm Cost: FREE Sessions held at Delburne Centralized School.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HORSE

Date: February 2 to April 1 Time: 3:45-4:45 pm Location: Delburne Centralized School, Bowden Grandview School, Sundre High School & Olds Bell e-Learning Centre

Basic introduction to the horse as an evolving mammal, and as a tool for man upon domestication. Basic equine identification, terminology, behaviors, external and internal anatomy descriptions and horse breeds are examined. Safe horse ground handling techniques, stable management, nutrition, reproduction, and grooming will be covered in theory and in a hands-on lab setting. Instructed by Olds College staff and students in equine science programs.