All of the workshops will be held at the Langford Schoolhouse, 1694 Colborne St. E, Brantford.
COVID Precautions: Since we are working with some seniors who are immuno-compromised, we require proof of double vaccination and a mask during the workshops.
“Get the Last Word” Series
The Langford Conservancy is launching a 4 part “Get the Last Word” series for Seniors. The workshops involve writing your own obituary, preparing your own will and power of attorney, building your own coffin or urn, and planning your own funeral and celebration of life. The workshops will be led by local experts (author, carpenter, lawyers). Here is a list of the workshops available.
Part One: Write Your Own Obituary
2 part workshop, $20, Sundays, Apr. 3 and 10, 1:30 – 3:30. Well known author Larry Brown will lead the workshops. Register by Apr. 2.
Part Two: Prepare your Will and Power of Attorney
Write your own will and power of attorney for health and property, with lawyer Ayesha Noorani, Brant Legal Aid, April 11th @ 1:30 – 3:30pm, Free Event, Register by Apr. 10
Part Three: Build your Own Coffin and Urn
With carpenters Rodger Morgan & Jeff Grantham. Pre-cut wood & materials prepared for you.
Sat, Apr. 30, 9-3 pm. Call Ella at (226) – 802 – 2801 for pricing & to register by Apr. 22.
Part Four: Plan your own funeral and celebration of Life
With Alex Moroz, Hamilton Municipal Cemeteries. Sat., May 7, 1:30-3:30. Free, Register by May 4.
Phone and Computer Help Session for Seniors with Timothy Tan
Early Spring Bird Walk with Birder Bill Lamond
Learn to Identify bird species and songs with Bill on a morning walk.