Planning for the Future – Will/Estate Planning Workshop

will-estate copyHave you considered completing a Will and planning for the future? This workshop will give you the opportunity to complete an official Will at an accessible rate. Offered in partnership with Two Certainties Law.

How it will work: You will experience a 1-hour interactive discussion about Wills and Estates followed by 1-hour for more specific and individualized questions. You will fill out a detailed questionnaire needed to prepare the Wills for you. Following the workshop, the Will will be prepared for you by Nicole Slaunwhite from Two Certainties Law and will be sent to you for your review. Once the draft is finalized Nicole will arrange a time convenient for you to sign your Will and the process will be complete.

Workshop details:
Date: Monday, February 2nd 2015
Time: 6-8pm
Fee: $120 per person (includes 2-hour workshop and completion of Will)
Individuals & Couples Welcome!
Childcare available free of charge – age 3-11yrs
Space is limited – pre-registration is required.

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Understanding Yourself and Managing Your Career Path

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Understanding Yourself and Managing Your Career Path  – Myers-Briggs –  Type Indicator Workshop

Are you just starting your career and looking for guidance in choosing the best path for you? Or, are you looking to change or manage your current career to find a better fit for your preferred working style?

This three-hour course will help you to understand your personality type and how it relates to managing your career. You will learn about your strengths and challenges in exploring career paths, as well as the kind of jobs that are usually most satisfying for your personality type.

January 27th
Time: 6-9pm
Fee: $70
*pre-registration is required*

To register, contact PRCC at 902-852-2711

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Jimmy Flynn Returns January 24th – Tickets Going Fast! Buffet Dinner Served 6-7pm

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Jimmy Flynn Returns!

Fundraiser for community gardens and event tent for the PRCC.

Join us on Saturday January 24th 2015 as we welcome comedian Jimmy Flynn back to Prospect for an evening full of fun, community spirit and socializing!

    • Date: January 24th 2015
    • Doors Open at 7pm
    • Show begins at 8pm
    • Ticket Prices:
      $25 per Adult (19yrs+)
      $20 per Senior (55yrs+)
    • Buffet Dinner available from 6-7pm – $25.00 per person (see menu below)
    • Silent Auction and Penny Auction begins at 7pm. Dance to follow until 1am!
    • Tickets available now!

Buffet Dinner Served 6-7pm

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$25 / person – Provided by Creative Gourmet – creativegourmet.ca – Deadline to purchase tickets for the buffet is Tuesday Jan 20th

Menu:

Spinach Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Caesar Salad with House Made Croutons

Coleslaw, creamy blend of yogurt and sourcream

Potato Salad, prepared with pickles, eggs and mustard dressing

Fresh Selection of Winter Vegetables

Steamed Baby Potatoes with Herbs

Spaghetti Noodles with Tomato Sauce and Vegetables

Our Signature Chicken Mediterranean

Slices of Chicken Breast on a bed of Saffron Cream Sauce and topped with fresh cut tomato, sliced olives and crumbled feta.

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FREE GED High School Equivalency at PRCC – Evening class now available!

PencilWould you like to finally get that GED (high school equivalency) or just improve your math,reading or writing skills?

Individualized instruction with a teacher from NSCC in a small group format is being offered Monday evenings from 6-9pm and Thursday mornings from 9-12. This is a FREE program sponsored by the NS Dept of Labour and Advanced Ed and the new Canada Jobs Grant. Start any time!
For more info call Deborah Ratcliffe at 225-6320 or email whrmcln@gmail.com

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2014/2015 Winter Fitness Specials

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Hoping to make fitness and health a priority in 2015?  We can help!

Special #1:

Purchase a 20 visit pass – receive 5 visits free

Special #2:

Purchase a 3 month membership – receive 1 month free

Special #3:

Purchase a 1 year membership – receive 2 month free

Offers are valid from November 12, 2014 until January 31, 2015.  New gift certificates sold during this period will qualify to receive the special offers.

*note that memberships must be paid in full at time of purchase in order to qualify; payment plans not available.

Posted in Announcements, Fitness Centre Specials, PRCC Specials

Winter Programing Schedule – Registration Starts Dec 17

Updated: Dec 10

Winter Programs ARE HERE! Registration Starts Dec 17th

Please Note:

1. If you are calling on Registration Day to register for a program and leave a message with the classes you’d like to register for, we can not guarantee your registration in this program.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques. Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers. **

Jump to the Programs Page Download the PDF
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2014/2015 Winter Fitness Specials

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Just in time for the holidays!

Special #1:

Purchase a 20 visit pass – receive 5 visits free

Special #2:

Purchase a 3 month membership – receive 1 month free

Special #3:

Purchase a 1 year membership – receive 2 month free

Offers are valid from November 12, 2014 until January 31, 2015.  New gift certificates sold during this period will qualify to receive the special offers.

*note that memberships must be paid in full at time of purchase in order to qualify; payment plans not available.

 

 

 

 

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Seniors Lunch and Learn at PRCC

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light exercise
great food – a nutritious lunch
computer / gadget help – learn to Skype or use your smart phone
have fun & socialize!

NEW! The November 13th session will feature a session with a guest from Nordic Pole Walking Nova Scotia!

Starting: Oct 16, Nov 13, Dec 11

(The first two sessions will take place after pickle-ball.)

 

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The ROC / PRCC Welcomes New Staff Member – Amy Hockin

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The ROC / PRCC is pleased to introduce Amy Hockin as the new Manager of Finance, Administration and Communications!

Amy’s background is in the banking industry where she worked as a Financial Services Manager with BMO Bank of Montreal for the last nine years.

She brings with her a depth of financial experience involving small business and not-for-profit organizations and has a great passion for the local communities.

Amy grew up in this community and now lives in Prospect with her husband, Jeremy Hockin, and her eleven-month-old son, Rhys.

Please stop in and meet her the next time you’re at the PRCC!

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Photo Raffle Winner

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Congratulations to Shirley Hayley of Orangeville Ontario – Winner of the PRCC Photo Raffle in support of the Celebration Garden and community Christmas tree.

The raffle raised $360.

The draw was held on September 11, 2014.

There will be another photo raffle coming soon!

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Volunteer Position Available – Preschool Program Assistant!

7116-bluffton-community-preschool-has-openingsWe are looking for a volunteer to assist with our Preschool program!

Are you a creative, fun individual with an interest for working with children ages 3-5 years? This position may be for you!

Times/Days:

Tuesday & Thursday OR Wednesday & Friday OR Tuesday – Friday (2-day position or 4-day position)
9am-12pm
This program runs from September 2014 to June 2015

Details:

–          Must have experience working with preschool-age children

–          Screening through the Child Abuse Registry

–          18 years of age or older

How to apply:

Please send a letter outlining the following:

–          Experience working with the 3-5 year age group

–          Availability

–          Why this position appeals to you

–          Brief description about yourself

Letters can be emailed to Jessica Morrissey – Jessica@prospectcommunities.com or dropped off at PRCC Atten: Jessica.

Deadline: September 5th 2014

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Do You Have a Digital Camera You are No Longer Using?

cameraThe PRCC is looking for a donation of a camera that we can use to take pictures for our general publicity needs.

If you have a camera that is 10 or more megapixels in your drawer that you don’t think you’ll use again, we would love to take it off your hands!

Contact us at 852-2711 or jessica@prospectcommunities.com Or stop by the centre! We would appreciate your kind donation.

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Before and After School – Now accepting part-time participants!

PRCC is happy to announce that we will now be accepting part-time participants in our Before and After School program !

Whether you need one day per week or four days, we will be happy to accommodate all registration needs.

For all pricing details and/or to register please contact Jessica – jessica@prospectcommunities.com or 852-2711

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FALL Programming Schedule is now online!

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FALL Programs ARE HERE! 

Registration begins for all FALL Programs [highlight]Wednesday, August 20th at 9am. [/highlight] Register by phone or simply stop by! Click Here to Download the FALL Programs Flyer (PDF)

 Please Note:

1. If you are calling on Registration Day to register for a program and leave a message with the classes you’d like to register for, we can not guarantee your registration in this program.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques. Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

Previous Flyers: Click Here to Download the Summer Programs Flyer (PDF) View Program Descriptions

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers.  **

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Are You Subscribed to the PRCC Mailing List?

email_planeAs of July 1, 2014, the Canadian AntiSpam Legislation (CASL) requires that The Prospect Road Community Centre (PRCC) has express consent to continue sending emails to our mailing list subscribers.

If you were in our mailing list prior to June 27th you should have received an email asking for your consent so we can continue to send you information on upcoming programs, events and promotions at the PRCC. 

If you did not receive an email you can use the signup form below to subscribe to our mailing list.

Everyone is welcome to join!

For More Info about CASL visit: http://fightspam.gc.ca

* You can unsubscribe at any time.
* We will never share your information with anyone.*

 

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After School Program Now Accepting Atlantic Memorial & AM Terence Bay Students

logoIn an effort to accommodate children from Atlantic Memorial / Terence Bay Elementary in the Before & After School Program at Prospect Road Community Centre, Stock Transportation has agreed to provide bus service to PRCC’s After School Program!

Beginning for the September 2014- June 2015 school year, Stock Transportation is able to provide bus service (After School Only) from Atlantic Memorial & Terence Bay Elementary to PRCC.  Spaces are limited however!   Please note that Before School transportation from PRCC to Atlantic Memorial & Terence Bay is not available at this time, however the scheduler will continue to monitor the bus routes in our area and should things change, she will be in touch with PRCC.  It’s a great start!  We are excited to witness the friendships form between the students at all three elementary schools in our area prior to starting Junior High- the benefits are endless!

Monthly Fee for After School (5 days/week):

  • 1 child:  $225/month
  • 2 children:  $415/month

The After School program operates until 6pm Monday to Friday.

Brief Outline of PRCC After School Program:

  • PRCC thrives on providing a quality, active, child centered, inclusive environment for elementary aged children.
  •  Daily opportunities are provided for physical, passive, social & emotional development.
  •  Friendships and positive interactions are valued and nurtured.
  •  Led by caring, skilled instructors.
  •  Variety of indoor & outdoor facilities (full size gymnasium, art room, multi-purpose room, computer accessibility, playground).
  •  Children grouped by age with daily opportunities for multi-age play/interaction as well.
  •  Nutritious snack provided daily.
  •  Full Day Camps available on Inservice/PD/Snow Days

For further information regarding the program, please call Delisca at 852-2711- Monday to Friday 8:30am–4:30pm.

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PRCC CAN ACCEPT REGISTRATION FOR THE 2014-2015

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM IMMEDIATELY

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 To register your child, you may simply call the front desk or stop by anytime!

 ***  REMINDER- SPACES ARE LIMITED  ***

 

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Summer 2014 Program Flyer is Now Available!

SUMMER Programs ARE HERE! 

Registration begins for all SUMMER Programs Wednesday, June 18th at 9am.  Register by phone or simply stop by!

Download the Program Schedule

Click Here to Download the SPRING Programs Flyer (PDF)

 Please Note:

1. If you are calling on Registration Day to register for a program and leave a message with the classes you’d like to register for, we can not guarantee your registration in this program.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques.

Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

Previous Flyers: Click Here to Download the Spring Programs Flyer (PDF)

View Program Descriptions

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers.  **

 

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Spring 2014 Programs! Registration is March 31

spring-14-iconUpdated: March 4th

SPRING Programs ARE HERE! 

Registration begins for all Spring Programs Monday, March 31st at 9am. Register by phone or simply stop by! Our registration date has been changed due to the storm predicted for Wednesday, March 26th. 

Download the Program Schedule

Click Here to Download the SPRING Programs Flyer (PDF)

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 Please Note:

1. If you are calling on Registration Day to register for a program and leave a message with the classes you’d like to register for, we can not guarantee your registration in this program.

2. If you are making payments over the phone, receipts are available for pick up at PRCC front desk but we do not mail out receipts.

Payment Methods: We accept Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard and Cheques. A $20.00 charge will apply to all NSF cheques.

Please note that anything in the brochure that is highlighted in yellow has been changed since the original brochure was released.

Previous Flyers:

Click Here to Download the Winter Programs Flyer (PDF)

View Program Descriptions

** Please Note: You will need a PDF reader to view the schedule. Click here for a list of free PDF readers.  **

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Non-Prime Time Gymnasium Rentals

gym-a-e1290639546945PRCC is happy to announce that effective immediately we will offer a non-prime time rate for all gymnasium rentals booked between 8:30am-1pm – Monday to Friday only.

Rates:
1/2 gym – $14/hour
Full gym – $26/hour

All rentals are pending availability – contact PRCC to book – 852-2711 or 2141 Prospect Road.

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Senior Pickleball Drop-In – Each Thursday Until June !

Pickleball, a racket sport played indoors on a badminton-size court is designed much like tennis but is played at a slower pace with a few differences. Instructions/rules will be available for beginners.All equipment will be provided for you to facilitate your own games.

Time: 10am-12pm
Fee: $3.00 per drop-in.

No registration required!

For more details, contact Jessica: 902-852-2711 or jessica@prospectcommunities.com

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Hobby Night at PRCC

Picture1Have you been looking for a place with good lighting, friendly people and lots of space to work on your special project?

Whether it’s a scrapbook, card making, lesson planning or knitting PRCC is happy to offer a place to bring your project and work amongst friends. Join others on the first Sunday of each month in our Conference Room for Hobby Night!

Time: 6-9pm
Drop-in fee : $3

 

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Employment:

Substitute instructors:

Substitute instructors ("Subs") for Before & After School and Preschool. Experience working with children required.

Volunteer Opportunities:

  1. Preschool Assistant, Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9:30-11:30
  2. Reception, flexible hours

We provide training and lots of appreciation!

Contact Jessica@prospectcommunities.com

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