Ventures’ participants are active in the community and with the use of their L.E.A.P cards are able to enjoy activities and programs offered through Nanaimo Parks Recreation & Culture. Outings can include nature walks, beaches, parks, lakes and sanctuaries to museums, learning centres, art galleries and factory tours.
Creativity is incorporated into ongoing artwork projects, many of which have been sold at Clay Tree’s annual “Art fromthe Heart” auction in October during Community Living Month. Twice a year, Ventures hosts a Christmas and Spring Craft Sale.
The weekly Photography Club offers everything from learning how to use your camera to capturing that perfect shot. Activiities within the program include flowerbed maintenance, goal research utilizing library books and th internet, banners, collages, group games, trivia, Wii, recycled jewelry art and karaoke.