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About Arts Education

North Van Arts offers arts education in the form of courses, workshops, and camps programming for all ages, interests and abilities.

Writing for Mental Health

Taslim Jaffer
Online Class via Zoom
Thursdays 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult

Register for one session, or all three. Each session will run independently. so choose the topic of interest to you.

Writing Your Way Calm

Online class

Thursdays 7pm-8pm

Jan 20 – Feb 10, 2022

$68/$48

Join writing instructor, Taslim Jaffer, in writing sessions designed to unwind, relax and ease tension. With carefully selected writing prompts and calming techniques such as guided imagery, Taslim will create a safe space for refocusing our thoughts during unrest. Suitable for writers of all levels, including beginners.

 

Writing for Self-Discovery

Online class

Thursdays 7pm-8pm

Feb 17 – Mar 10, 2022

$68/$48

Writing is a tool that can help us recover and discover our true selves. In these 4, 1-hour long workshops, Taslim Jaffer provides writing prompts to set you on a path of exploration. Whether you are hoping for change in some area of your life or simply looking for a way to spend more meaningful time with yourself, you’ll find this class enlightening.

 

Stories of Home

Online class

Thursdays 7pm-8pm

Apr 7 – 28, 2022

$68/$48

Where is home? Is it where you’ve been or where you are now? And how does this influence who you are or who you become? What do the words ‘home’ and ‘identity’ mean to you and what stories do they hold? Explore these themes through guided exercises and writing prompts with creative nonfiction writer, Taslim Jaffer. Bring up to 5 photographs that might spark a memory (optional). Write for yourself or to share with loved ones and learn how to unearth longer writing projects.

All classes are live via Zoom, with recordings sent out 2-3 days after each class. Online class registration is per household, so feel free to gather round the computer with your roomies and take the class together!

North Van Arts is committed to offering accessible pricing for our arts education classes. There are a limited number of tickets available at a discounted rate – so you decide what works for your budget. If you can afford the full price, please leave the 30OFF option for those who can benefit most from it. Thank you!

 

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WMH2022-1
Writing Your Way Calm Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Jan 20 – Feb 10, 2022
$ 68.00
7 available
WMH2022-1-30OFF
Writing Your Way Calm Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Jan 20 – Feb 10, 2022
$ 48.00
2 available
WMH2022-2
Writing for Self-Discovery Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Feb 17 - Mar 10, 2022
$ 68.00
7 available
WMH2022-2-30OFF
Writing for Self-Discovery Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Feb 17 - Mar 10, 2022
$ 48.00
2 available
WMH2022-3
Stories of Home Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Apr 7 – 28, 2022
$ 68.00
8 available
WMH 2022-3-30OFF
Stories of Home Online class Thursdays 7pm-8pm Apr 7 – 28, 2022
$ 48.00
1 available
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