Connecting Generations is a program that is part of School District 64. People of all ages living on the Gulf Islands can connect to talk about shared interests, skills and life experiences. Click here to see a video.
You can find resource people by searching the Living Links Library.
Please Contact Us if you are interested in sharing your skills or life experience.
CONNECTING GENERATIONS Update May 2016
Some Connecting Generations activities in the Merry Month of May!
Students at Fernwood School have been meeting once a week. Guided by Helen and her family of cats they have been exploring the 5 senses through writing…
Here is an update about activities under our Connecting Generations “umbrella” – an appropriate metaphor for this time of the year!
CONNECTING GENERATIONS Update February 2016
Here is a video about our intergenerational Writers’ Group. We have just started a writers’ group at Fernwood Elementary School. The Word is Spreading!
Students in Grades 1, 2 or 3 at Salt Spring Elementary, Fernwood and Fulford Elementary had the opportunity this week to try their skills as engineers and architects when a representative from Science World, British Columbia delivered structures workshops for 5 classes using KEVA building blocks. A training workshop for scientists in the community interested in participating in the Scientists and Innovators in Schools program took place the previous evening at the high school and was attended by 10 enthusiastic adults. Workshops were jointly organized by Science World B.C. and Connecting Generations.
Here is a copy of the Fall Update for Connecting Generations.