Connected by Culture

A collage of people in cultural clothing, a tipi with flags from around the world, a cultural market, and traditional indigenous drums.

Prepare for an enriching July with Strathmore FCSS's Connected by Culture series! As part of our ongoing commitment to fostering cultural understanding and wellness, we're thrilled to present a variety of immersive events that celebrate diversity and community connection.

From Karios Blanket Exercise to Traditional Drum Making Classes, Sweets Around the Globe, Culture and Clothing - Song and Dance, and Culture and Crafts, each event is designed to foster cultural understanding and promote overall well-being. To join in these engaging sessions, simply register via active links below.

Stay tuned for detailed announcements and instructions on our website and social media pages. Let's come together, celebrate diversity, and embark on a journey of cultural exploration and community connection!


Youth Cultural Cooking Class Series

Join us for an exciting Youth Cultural Cooking Class Series at Hope Church, where young people aged 12-17 can explore diverse cuisines and cultures through hands-on cooking sessions!

Italian Culture
  • Date: July 9, 2024
  • Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: Hope Church, 245 Brent Blvd, Strathmore, AB T1P 1W4

Learn to cook Italian food and discover Italian culture! 

Filipino Culture
  • Date: July 16, 2024
  • Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: Hope Church, 245 Brent Blvd, Strathmore, AB T1P 1W4

Explore Filipino dishes and their cultural significance. 

Iranian Culture
  • Date: July 23, 2024
  • Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: Hope Church, 245 Brent Blvd, Strathmore, AB T1P 1W4

Learn about Iranian cuisine and traditions while cooking. 

German Culture
  • Date: July 30, 2024
  • Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: Hope Church, 245 Brent Blvd, Strathmore, AB, T1P 1W4Discover

German cooking and immerse yourself in German culture. 

Registration opens after each class and is limited to 10 participants per session.

REGISTER HERE.

Stay tuned for updates and secure your spot to cook and learn together each week!

Northern Root Celebration

Join us at the library to celebrate Nunavut's history! See Inuit artifacts and learn about their culture. It's free for everyone.

  • Date: July 9, 2024
  • Time: 9:00am - 10:30am
  • Location: Strathmore Library, 85 Lakeside Blvd, Strathmore, AB, T1P 1A1
  • Registration: Not required.

Family and Youth Cultural Night 

Come out with friends and family and try an interactive Reggae Tone Fitness Class. Ashford Baker will be facilitating a fun and hands on workout class while listening to popular Jamaican music. 

  • Date: July 18, 2024
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Location: Trellis, 419B 2 St, Strathmore, AB, T1P 1B9

REGISTER HERE.


Stay tuned for upcoming cultural adventures! While many events are open for registration, we're excited to announce that other Connected by Culture events will be coming in the following weeks. Keep an eye on our social media and website updates for the latest information. Get ready to explore, learn, and connect with diverse cultural experiences.

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