Creative Endeavours

With creative minds comes creative hands and we have just the endeavours to keep both your mind and hands happy. With a social atmosphere and unique opportunities we venture into areas that will inspire your imagination and creative powers.

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Date & Time: Thursdays, 9-10:30 am
Location: Downstairs of W.A.A.C
Cost: $2.00 for members and $5.00 for non members


Are you feeling a little creative? Thought of making your own cards? Then this is an activity that you may just like to try! We supply all the materials. All you need to supply is your imagination and creative spirit. Using various media from recycled cards, ribbons, photos, etc, as well as our stamping up supplies, we create one of a kind cards. With the minimal fee you will be able to create a unique card for yourself to take home and one for us to sell as a fundraiser for our centre. Our group of card makers enjoy the social atmosphere of working together to create as well as help out our centre. If you are up for challenging your imagination and creativity, come out and give this activity a try. You may just become hooked on something new and exciting.

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Date & Time: Every Second Thursday at 6:30
Location: Downstairs at W.A.A.C
Cost: $2.00 for members and $5.00 for non members


Have you ever had the urge to write? Not sure where to start? The Sydenham Story Tellers is the club to nurture your hidden talents! They are a small group of local writers who enjoy helping each other and aiding in to bring one’s creative aspirations of the written word to life. In 2017, they successfully published a book titled Breezes, Currents, and Sighs, which is a collection of short stories and poems. And this year (2019) they are publishing their second publication titled Tale From the Junk Drawer and More.

If you want to get your creative juices flowing then this is the club for you as they will inspire your imagination.

DSC00508 (3) Oil Painting Classes

Date & Time: One Saturday a month Check the calendar, for day and times
Location: Downstairs of W.A.A.C
Cost: $55 for members and $65 for non members


Have you ever wondered if you had the talent and patience to paint, or felt like you like to paint yet did not want to purchase all the products? This class is for you! Our qualified instructor Marlene Rabideau will teach you the techniques from her mentor and world famous Bob Ross. In one afternoon you will paint an entire painting with step by step instructions. Come on out and check out this class, you never know, you painting may be the next masterpiece. All needed material to create your work of art is supplied.

Class size is limited and popular so pre-registration is a must.

beadsglass20651-1024x864 Beading Class

Date & Time: Coming soon
Location: TBA
Cost: TBA
Have you ever gone to a craft event and spotted some beautiful handmade beaded jewellery and wondered if you could do that? Have you seen beads and your creativity is just bursting to come out and make something. Then this is the class for you.
You will learn techniques and skills to help you design and make some beautiful beaded works. This class will have an instructor and all necessary materials and tools will be on hand for you to use. So keep an eye out on our calendar and our newsletter for more information.