Recreation

Tax Ready Trio

Tax Ready Trio

Life Skills 101

This workshop series will teach you valuable skills and help you gain confidence in your ability to manage your finances, file your taxes, buy and maintain your vehicle, eat healthy on a budget and more!

1.

Budget Basics
Budgeting helps you get the most out of your income, save for the future and meet your financial goals. In this workshop, you will learn how to create your own personal budget, the effects of consumerism, as well as money saving tips to help make living in the Bow Valley a little more affordable.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Wednesday Jan 16 | 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Canmore Civic Centre | Classroom
No Charge

2.

Tax Ready Trio
This workshop will teach you what all the different lines on your pay stub mean, how to read your T4 slip, and set you up with a My Service Account so you will be ready to fil your taxes in the Spring. As a pre-requisite to this workshop, you must take some photo ID and your Social Insurance Number to the Serivce Canada office (802 Bow Valley Trail) and get your access code.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Thursday Feb 7 | 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Canmore Civic Centre | Classroom
No Charge

3.

How to Buy a Used Car
There can be many unknowns when looking to purchase a used vehicle. Empower yourself by learning the essential information and the important questions you need to ask before you buy.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Wednesday Feb 27 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Double E Motors | Sales Location
No Charge

4.

Basic Car Maintenance
Empower yourself with this judgement-free and super informative session on how to complete basic car maintenance tasks like changing a tire, using booster cables, checking and understanding vehicle fluids, as well as what to look for when buying a car. You will also learn what you need to do to get your vehicle ready for winter in the mountains.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Wednesday March 6 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Double E Motors | Service Garage
No Charge

5.

Positive Ways to Deal With Life’s Challenges
Challenges, difficulties and temporary setbacks are an unavoidable and inevitable part of being human. This workshop will help you learn how to manage stress when you are feeling overwhelmed, and respond positively to life’s challenges so you can live happier and healthier.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Wednesday March 28 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Canmore Civic Centre | Classroom
No Charge

6.

Budget Friendly Soups & Stews
Soups and stews are great way to eat healthy on a budget. In this hands-on workshop, you will master three delicious, budget friendly and healthy recipes that will keep you warm through the winter months. You’ll leave with new skills, a recipe booklet, three meals to take home and a full belly! All ages welcome, parent participation required for youth 15 and younger.

Registration required. Register by calling 403.609.3743

Wednesday April 24 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Double E Motors | Service Garage
No Charge

7.

Do Your Own Taxes
This workshop will take you through the process of filing your income taxes on the Ufile program. Location and Dates are still being determined. Check the Town of Canmore website for up to date course listings.