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Centennial College Full-time Calendar 2018-2019

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Thrive Events Calendar

Thrive Events Calendar

All Campus

Event Name: Tour of AGO, Chinatown and Kensington
Location: Offsite
Date: JAN 31
Time: 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Registration Information: Space is limited to 15 students. Contact Harold Tan htan@centennialcollege.ca to register.
About The Event
Explore a corner of downtown Toronto through the eyes of a local. This outdoor guided walk will start off at the Art Gallery of Ontario (one of Toronto's leading cultural institutions), pass through Spadina Chinatown and end at Kensington Market. Participants will experience some of the colour and diversity Toronto's neighbourhoods have to offer. Among the points of interest, we will take a look at OCAD's famous building known as the "Cow on Stilts", explore inexpensive places to eat and shop, and discover places that are off the beaten tourist track.

 

 

Ashtonbee Campus

Event Name: Muscle Monday
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, Fitness Centre D-109
Date: JAN 29
Time: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
About The Event
Join us for an interactive group workout session led by one of Centennial College's Fitness and Health Promotion Student Personal Trainers!

 

Event Name: Thrive: Harm Reduction in Substance Use
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, Auditorium
Date:  JAN 29
Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Registration Information: This event is open to students, faculty and staff. To register, click here
About The Event
A Conversations for Social Change (CSC) Speaker Series event. Join us for a conversation on substance use and harm reduction in a social justice framework. Three community members who are working in the area of addictions and substance use, and who have personal experience with substance use will share their expertise and insights.

 

Event Name: Table Tennis Tuesday
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, Fitness Centre D-109
Date:  JAN 30
Time: 11:00AM - 3:00PM
About The Event
Join us for a fun afternoon of table tennis hosted by Athletics & Recreation - Ashtonbee. Several tables are available to host multiple games and with other Centennial students and staff!

 

Event Name: Thriving in the Workplace
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, CCSAI Boardroom
Date: JAN 31
Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Registration Information: Registration on HireCentennial is recommended
About The Event
Come out to this fun workshop to develop skills and strategies to succeed in the workplace. Make new friends. Enjoy snacks. Leave the workshop feeling confident and optimistic about your future.

 

Event Name: Career Wellness Spin 2 Win
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, CCSAI Hallway
Date: JAN 31
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Drop by our table to win a prize by spinning the wheel and answering a career wellness question!

 

Event Name: Wellness Wednesday
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, Fitness Centre D-109
Date: JAN 31
Time: 1:30PM - 3:30PM
About The Event
Join us for an interactive Yoga & Guided Meditation session led by one of Athletics & Recreation's Yoga Instructors!

 

Event Name: Ultimate Tug of War
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, Fitness Centre D-109
Date: FEB 1
Time: 11:30AM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Join us for a fun and interactive multi-team Tug-of-War event hosted by Athletics & Recreation! Let's be social, let's be positive, let's be motivated. GO COLTS GO!

 

Event Name: Seminar: Making Time Work for You
Location: Ashtonbee Campus Room A-102
Date: FEB 1
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Registration Information: This event is open to faculty, staff and students.
Employee registration, click here
Student registration: contact Corby Anderson at canderson@centennialcollege.ca
About The Event
Most of us are often under some kind of pressure to produce results; however, it may feel as though the day is not long enough to be able to meet all of our commitments and deadlines. By understanding and applying the principles of personal time management, learn how to transform an overwhelming day into a productive and satisfying one.

 

Event Name: Post It Wall
Location: Ashtonbee Campus, CCSAI Hallway
Date:  FEB 1
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
In the face of adversity, we are challenged to be resilient, to transcend, and to THRIVE. Contribute to our Post It Wall: help us normalize mental health challenges and encourage healthy coping strategies.

 

Event Name: Basketball Clinic
Location: Ashtonbee Fitness Centre D-109
Date:  FEB 2
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
About The Event
Join us for a basketball clinic that introduces the sport's fundamentals through an interactive practice and scrimmage with one of Athletics & Recreation's Men's Varsity Basketball players.

 

Morningside Campus

Event Name: EnergiZe n SocialiZe
Location: Morningside Campus Gym & CCSAI Lounge
Date: JAN 29
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
EnergiZe N SocialiZe. Students, join us for a Zumba session in the gym or hang out in the CCSAI lounge to energize and socialize to build positive mental health and wellbeing.

 

Event Name: A Mindful Moment
Location: Morningside Campus, Room TBA
Date: JAN 29
Time: 12:30PM - 12:50PM & 1:30PM - 1:50PM
About The Event
Come and discover the stillness that is always with you through a 20-minute Mindfulness Meditation break. During our time together, I'll provide you with a short introduction to the topic and a guided practice.

"When did we forget that we are human beings and not human doings?" ~Omid Safi~

 

Event Name: Group Fitness Workout
Location: Morningside Campus, Room 112
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM & 1:00PM - 2:00PM
About The Event
Join one of our group fitness workout sessions in the studio. After the 30-minute class, participants will receive a healthy snack to encourage healthy nutrition and post-workout recovery.

 

Event Name: Thriving in the Workplace
Location: Morningside Campus, CCSAI Lounge
Date: FEB 1
Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Registration Information: Registration on HireCentennial is recommended
About The Event
Come out to this fun workshop to develop skills and strategies to succeed in the workplace. Make new friends. Enjoy snacks. Leave the workshop feeling confident and optimistic about your future.

 

Event Name: A Mindful Moment
Location: Morningside Campus, Room TBA
Date: JAN 29
Time: 12:30AM - 12:50AM & 1:30PM - 1:50PM
About The Event
Come and discover the stillness that is always with you through a 20-minute Mindfulness Meditation break. During our time together, I'll provide you with a short introduction to the topic and a guided practice.

"When did we forget that we are human beings and not human doings?" ~Omid Safi~

 

Event Name: Career Wellness Spin 2 Win 
Location: Morningside Campus, Morningside Commons
Date: FEB 1
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Drop by our table to win a prize by spinning the wheel and answering a career wellness question!

 

Event Name: A Mindful Moment
Location: Morningside Campus, Room TBA
Date: FEB 1
Time: 11:30AM - 11:50AM & 12:00PM - 12:20PM
About The Event
Come and discover the stillness that is always with you through a 20-minute Mindfulness Meditation break. During our time together, I'll provide you with a short introduction to the topic and a guided practice.

"When did we forget that we are human beings and not human doings?" ~Omid Safi~

Progress Campus

Event Name: Open Play
Location: Progress Campus, AWC Gym
Date:  JAN 29-FEB 2
Time: 1:00PM-4:30PM
About The Event
Grab some friends and come visit the AWC for drop-in sports. Offering activities like basketball, badminton, table tennis & more, there's bound to be an activity that you'll love. For information on what sports are offered on each day please visit COLTS Schedule.

Event Name: Thrive Week Launch Event
Location: Progress Campus, Fireside Gallery
Date:  JAN 29
Time: 9:00AM - 10:00AM
About The Event
Help us kick off Thrive Week! The event will feature the launch of the College's Mental Health & Wellness framework and strategy, a sneak peek at the new Health & Wellness website, giveaways and refreshments.

 

Event Name: "Stick It" to Mental Health: Reducing the Stigma
Location: Progress Campus, Centennial Place, Main Lobby
Date: JAN 30
Time: 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Registration Information: Open to Residence students only
About The Event
1 in 3 young Canadians will suffer from a mental health issue in their lifetime. Come 'Stick It' to Mental Health Stigma and make sure all feel supported.

 

Event Name: Thriving in the Workplace
Location: Progress Campus, Student Centre Meeting Room 3
Date: JAN 30
Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Registration Information: Registration on HireCentennial is recommended
About The Event
Come out to this fun workshop to develop skills and strategies to succeed in the workplace. Make new friends. Enjoy snacks. Leave the workshop feeling confident and optimistic about your future.

 

Event Name: Career Wellness Spin 2 Win
Location: Progress Campus, Bridge
Date: JAN 30
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Drop by our table to win a prize by spinning the wheel and answering a career wellness question!

 

Event Name: safeTALK
Location: Progress Campus, Room TBA
Date:  JAN 30
Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Registration Information: Contact Eric Dunn at edunn@centennialcollege.ca to register
About The Event
safeTALK training prepares you to be a suicide alert helper and aids you in recognizing when someone might be at risk of suicide. Participants will learn to:

  • Notice and respond to situations where suicide thoughts might be present
  • Recognize that invitations for help are often overlooked
  • Move beyond the common tendency to miss, dismiss, and avoid suicide Apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen, and KeepSafe Know community resources and how to connect someone with thoughts of suicide to them for further help

 

Event Name: A Mindful Moment
Location: Progress Campus, Student Centre Meeting Room 3
Date: JAN 31
Time: 11:45AM - 12:05PM & 12:45PM - 1:05PM
About The Event
Come and discover the stillness that is always with you through a 20-minute Mindfulness Meditation break. During our time together, I'll provide you with a short introduction to the topic and a guided practice.

"When did we forget that we are human beings and not human doings?" ~Omid Safi~

 

Event Name: Drop-in Board Games
Location: Progress Campus, Fireside Gallery
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 11:30AM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Worn out? Exhausted? If you need a little something to ease your frustration visit the Fireside Gallery each Wednesday between 11:30 am -1:30 pm.The library has games! Everyone is welcome!

 

Event Name: Movies for Mental Health
Location: Progress Campus, Student Centre
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 12:30PM - 2:30PM
Registration Information: This event is open to students. No registration is required
About The Event
The Counselling Centre, Centre for Students with Disabilities and CCSAI are hosting a FREE interactive workshop called "Movies for Mental Health". Using the emotional power of short film to initiate dialogue with students on the topic of mental health, this peer-to-peer learning event features food, a facilitated discussion, three short films, and a resource panel with campus and community services.

 

Event Name: Creating Balance in your Life
Location: Progress Campus, Fireside Gallery
Date: JAN 31
Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Registration Information: This event is open to employees and students.
Employee registration, click here
Student registration: contact Corby Anderson at canderson@centennialcollege.ca
About The Event
In today’s environment of competing demands, relentless commitments, and a consistent feeling of a shortage of time, the balance often does not come easily or naturally. A conscious effort, deep commitment, and clear priorities are required to create and protect one’s sense of balance. This session will help participants explore how their current choices impact their work-life satisfaction and help them to develop strategies to achieve a greater balance in life.

 

Event Name: Bell Let's Talk - Varsity Volleyball vs. Seneca
Location: Progress Campus, AWC
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 6:00PM - 10:00PM
About The Event
Come out and support your Centennial Colts volleyball teams as we take on rivals Seneca Sting in a Bell Let's Talk - themed night. Lots of prizes and swag to be given away as we fight the stigma of mental health together. #SCREAMGREEN for a cause!

 

Event Name: Lunch & Learn: Healthy Relationships
Location: Progress Campus, Progress, Room TBA
Date:  FEB 1
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
About The Event
Come to an interactive session where you will learn about healthy habits in relationships. Bring your lunch!

 

Event Name: Career Chat
Location: Progress Campus, Friendship Space C2-01
Date:  FEB 1
Time: 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Registration Information: Space is limited to 10 students. Registration on HireCentennial is recommended.
About The Event
Join your peers to share your career-related questions, experiences or concerns. Leave the session feeling more hopeful and optimistic about your future!

 

Event Name: Laughing YogaLy
Location: Progress Campus, Fireside Gallery
Date:  FEB 1
Time: 5:00PM-6:00PM
About The Event
Laughter Yoga is a unique, life-changing experience that is safe, easy, fun, and scientifically proven. In this stress-busting, laughter-filled session, Lynn will teach participants how to access the immediate benefits that are available when they shift from leaving laughter up to chance to engage in laughing for ‘no particular reason’.

Please dress comfortably. Try not to eat too much immediately before the session as it can be uncomfortable to laugh vigorously on a full stomach!
 

Event Name: Moksha Yoga
Location: Progress Campus, Centennial Place, Fitness Room
Date:  FEB 1
Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Registration Information: Open to Residence students only
About The Event
On Thursday, February 1st, join Moksha Yoga in the Fitness Room for a full class of stress relief and exercise. No payment necessary. Beginners welcome!

 

Event Name: Mental Health Origami
Location: Progress Campus, Bridge
Date:  FEB 1
Time: All Day
About The Event
Come out and learn how to create an origami butterfly and promote mental health within your Centennial community.

 

Event Name: DIY Trail Mix
Location: Progress Bridge
Date:  FEB 2
Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM
About The Event
Come and join Athletics & Recreation in making your own healthy snack mix. Learn the benefits of several nutrition-packed ingredients and grab some healthy recipes to try at home.

 

Event Name: Read Into Positivity
Location: Progress Campus, Bridge
Date: JAN 29 - FEB 2
Time: All day
About The Event
Visit the OA Book Club table to learn about the role reading books can play in dealing with different mental health issues. Get book recommendations for coping with anxiety, stress, and more and pick up one of our customized bookmarks.

 

Story Arts Centre

Event Name: Lego Table
Location: Story Arts Centre, Hallway near the Counselling office, Room 284
Date: JAN 29
Time: 9:30AM - 3:30PM
About The Event
Who doesn’t love the educational yet timeless toy LEGO? Colourful, challenging, and creative - Stop by the LEGO table and enjoy getting in touch with your inner child!

 

Event Name: Thriving in the Workplace
Location: Story Arts Centre, CCSAI Lounge
Date: JAN 29
Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Registration Information: Registration on HireCentennial is recommended
About The Event
Come out to this fun workshop to develop skills and strategies to succeed in the workplace. Make new friends. Enjoy snacks. Leave the workshop feeling confident and optimistic about your future.

 

Event Name: Career Wellness Spin 2 Win
Location: Story Arts Centre, Main Lobby
Date: JAN 29
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
Drop by our table to win a prize by spinning the wheel and answering a career wellness question!

 

Event Name: Stress-Free Hugs
Location: Story Arts Centre
Date: JAN 30
Time: TBA
About The Event
The start of a new semester can be exciting, but also stressful. Sometimes, you just need a hug. CCSAI board members will be offering free hugs and encouraging messages to students.

 

Event Name: Post It Wall
Location: Story Arts Centre, Main Lobby
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
About The Event
What do you do to de-stress? Drop by the Post It Wall and share!

 

Event Name: Centennial Pop Up Choir
Location: Story Arts Centre
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 2:30PM - 4:00PM
About The Event
Feeling stressed? Enjoy singing? Join us to connect with new friends while you sing your stress away. You will leave the session with joy in your heart.

 

Event Name: Blues Cafe
Location: Story Arts Centre, Student Centre
Date:  JAN 31
Time: 12:00
About The Event
January can be a depressing time of year. CCSAI and The Counselling Centre will be hosting an event to help students deal with the winter blues and support each other. Hot chocolate and coffee will be provided.

 

Event Name: Fitness Challenge
Location: Story Arts Centre, Room 184
Date: FEB 2
Time: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
About The Event
How many push-ups can you do in a minute? How long can you hold a plank for?

Come to the Story Arts Fitness Centre (Rm. 184) on February 2nd from 8:30 am – 6:30 pm to test your strength against your classmates! Each participant will receive a water bottle and a headband.

 

Event Name: Self-Care
Location: Story Arts Centre, Room 203
Date: FEB 2 Time:10:00AM - 11:00AM
About The Event
Faculty are invited to join the SAC counsellors for an experiential workshop. Engage in self-care meditation and expressive arts activities and learn about some common mental health myths & facts.