New higher level English Language Classes

We are getting ready for English classes to resume on Monday September 10, 2012!  This year we are excited to offer ESL  Level 6/7  CLB for the first time.  This class has a particular focus on developing language skills appropriate for most workplaces including professional and office settings.  It will also offer more flexibility in […]

Embrace BC awards 2 new Projects!

We are thrilled to announce that we have been successful in receiving funding for two new diversity proposals: Arts Engagement  “A Journey to Inclusion” This project will match nine diverse professional visual artists (including:  photography, painting, and textile) with nine diverse community members (Including: immigrants, refugees, Aboriginal people, people of faith and LGBT community) to […]

Immigrant Welcome Centre at Silly Boat Regatta

  Well, we did not sink on our maiden voyage! This is our biggest achievement, as well as getting a great amount of fun out of this exciting event. Although the Sunday chilly wind, grey clouds and very confident and experienced neighbours were quite intimidating, the Culture Clubbers managed to collect themselves and build a […]

Front Page of Daily News – Silly Boat Regatta!

Thanks Robert Barron at the Nanaimo Daily News for the terrific story about our Silly Boat team – The Culture Club! The team is all set and raring to go on Sunday!  Ahoy, all ye mateys – see ya there!! Read the Daily News story HERE The Silly Boat Regatta is in support of the […]

Silly Boat Regatta

The staff at the Immigrant Welcome Centre have put a team together for the Silly Boat Regatta! Come out and cheer on  The Culture Club! Join our team and all of the others on Sunday, July 15 at Maffeo Sutton Park for a spectacular day full of fun, camaraderie and of course, silly antics!  Race […]

CVIMS TweetUp March 2012

On March 15th, 2012, @CVIMS hosted their first Nanaimo TweetUp. The TweetUp was an excellent opportunity for new Canadians to participate in a local networking event – and for many this was their first event of this kind. In addition, CVIMS had the great pleasure to welcome many members of the community to their first visit to […]

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