Coffee & Culture: Saltwater Classics

Date: Nov 14
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Where: Theatre

Come for a yarn about Newfoundland knits! Shirley Scott and Christine Legrow, authors of Saltwater Mittens and a newly published sequel, Saltwater Classics, are here to talk about the historical significance of their knit designs and how they developed and published the patterns. Shirley is the author of Canada Knits and loves combining history with knitting. Christine is the owner of Spindrift Handknits which specialized in high-quality hand knit wear.

Events & Programs

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Four experts from the sector of Educational Creative Technology will discuss the future of emerging digital landscapes for children and youth. The discussion will consider what these emerging technologies mean for educational programming. Each speaker will share a story that speaks to the challenges and successes of the use of creative technologies and will consider the impact of these technologies on society from their perspectives as educators, entrepreneurs and growing technology start-ups.

Our Panel

Janice Hertel – Instructor/ Artist/ Expert in creative gaming and immersive technologies, College of the North Atlantic

Julie Lewis – Entrepreneur, Owner of Sassy Tuna

Laun Shoemaker- Teacher and Digital Learning, NLESD

Kyla Gibbons- Professional Learning Expert, Carnegie Learning

This program is presented in partnership with the ADVOST Project and the Unesco Teachers For Social Justice Network.

This program is free, but space is limited so please ensure you reserve your ticket online or by calling 757-8090.