Please note that the following dates represent key activities but do not include all program activities throughout the year (other course notes, events, day trips, second term “home tour”, etc).
|Sept 7, 2020 (Labour Day)||Move-In Day & Opening Welcome.|
|Sept 12-25, 2020||Coldwater Canada trip, including 9-day canoe trip through Temagami.|
|End of Sept → Beginning of Nov||Community Life in Hamilton, Act Five Courses, Field Trips to farms, factories, water falls, First Nations Communities, and more.|
|Oct 8-12, 2020||Thanksgiving Break|
|End of Nov → Beginning of Dec||Final Projects & Presentations, Volunteer placements, Road Trip through Ontario, and Winter Camping with Coldwater Canada.|
|Dec 12, 2020 – Jan 3, 2021||Christmas break|
|Jan 3, 2021||Move back to Blake St.
Final prep for Cross Culture Service Trips.
|(Tentative) Jan 7-Feb 3, 2021||Cross Culture Service Trips. Locations TBD.|
|Feb 4-8, 2021||Debrief and Placement Preparations|
|Feb 9-14, 2021||Family Day Break|
|Feb 15-Feb 21, 2021||Road Trip to Pittsburgh & Jubilee Conference|
|End of Feb → Beginning of Apr||Field Placements, Act Five Courses, Community Life in Hamilton, Local Projects|
|Apr 2-4, 2021||Easter Weekend – Optional visits to home communities|
|Apr 5-11, 2021||Coldwater Canada Backpacking Trip.|
|Apr 17, 2021||Act Five Graduation, Celebration & Goodbye.
*Note: All students will move out of Blake St by April 19, 2021.
|April 19-30, 2021||Act Five Home Tour – Reconnecting students to home communities, telling stories from the year.|