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Okanagan & Kootenays | Beyond the Blues 2019

 Castlegar

  • October 10 | 10:00am - 1:00pm

  • Selkirk College, Castlegar Campus, The Pit (301 Frank Beinder Way)

  • Door prizes will be offered

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Targeted to college students and employees but anyone can attend from the community if they wish

  • Contact: Tami O'Meara (Selkirk College) 250-365-1273


Enderby

  • October 1 | 4:30pm - 6:30pm

  • Splatsin Centre, main space (767 Old Vernon Rd.)

  • Education only

  • Targeted to new moms but anyone can attend from the community if they wish

  • Contact: Denise Butler (Canadian Mental Health Association - Shuswap Revelstoke) 250-832-8477 ext. 102


Merritt

  • October 23 | 10:00pm - 3:00pm

  • Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, Merritt Campus (4155 Belshaw St.)

  • Education only

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Emma McMillan (Nicola Valley Institute of Technology) 250-378-3336


 Nelson

  • October 8 | 11:30am - 1:00pm

  • Selkirk College, Nelson Tenth St. Campus, Mary Hall cafeteria (820 Tenth St.)

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Targeted to college students and employees but anyone can attend from the community if they wish

  • Contact: Lu Ann Dietrich (Selkirk College) 250-354-3203


 Nelson

  • October 9 | 11:30am - 1:00pm

  • Selkirk College, Silver King Campus, cafeteria of New Student Building (2001 Silver King Rd.)

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Targeted to college students and employees but anyone can attend from the community if they wish

  • Contact: Lu Ann Dietrich (Selkirk College) 250-354-3203


Vernon

  • November 5 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm

  • Community Futures, Youth Resource Centre (3105 33rd St.)

  • Education only

  • Targeted to people age 30 or under but anyone can attend from the community if they wish

  • Contact: Naaz Kaur Grewal (Canadian Mental Health Association, Vernon & District) 250-542-3114 ext. 226


Kelowna

  • October 23

  • Aberdeen Hall

  • Event will feature a guest speaker and social time

  • Education only

  • Open only to Independent School Educators in the Okanagan (invite only)

  • Contact: Kat Grootjes (Central Okanagan Independent Schools Administrators)  250-768-9008


Osoyoos

  • November 8

  • Osoyoos High School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


Penticton

  • October 30

  • Skaha Lake Middle School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


Penticton

  • November 5

  • Outma Sqilx'w Cultural School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


Penticton

  • November 5

  • Outma Sqilx'w Cultural School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


Princeton

  • November 22

  • KVR Middle School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


Summerland

  • October 29

  • Summerland Middle School

  • Education only

  • Open to students of the school only

  • Contact: Deneen Ollis (Child and Youth Mental Health)  250-487-4422


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