Life Skills

LIFE SKILLS

Life Skiills

– JOB & BUSINESS RESOURCE AREA

We provide a resource area with computers, high-speed internet, printer/copier/scanner,and fax machine  that serves as a place where our community can research and pursue employment opportunities. Clients needing assistance with creating or refreshing resumes, cover letters, interviewing and job searching may email Linda Rasor at LindaR@thecanbycenter.org or call 503-263-1124.

The resource area may also be used by clients to search for housing opportunities and taking care of general business needs.

– ENGLISH/SPANISH CLASS

Each week an English/Spanish class meets for Canby residents interested in learning a second language. As a dual-language class, each student is able to learn a second language from someone with that native tongue.

Class meets Tuesdays 11:00 AM – Noon

– SEWING CLASS

The sewing class takes place each week for Canby residents interested in learning to use a sewing machine, learning basic skills and creating projects. A sewing machine is not required, but it’s useful to bring yours if you have one.

Class meets Thursdays from 9:00 AM-Noon

-FINANCE CLASS

The Canby Center is offering finance classes throughout the year starting in 2018 at 5:30 with dinner being served and class starting directly after dinner. In order to participate in the Thriving Together Program each household must attend one finance class a year. Please email Linda Rasor at LindaR@thecanbycenter.org or call 503-263-1124 to register for class.

Monday, February 5th for English Speakers

Monday, May 7th for Spanish Speakers

Monday, August 6th for English Speakers

Monday, November 5th for Spanish Speakers