Program description: An award-winning Canadian author of Ukrainian descent, Myrna Kostash re-appraises earlier Ukrainian migrations to Canada. Filling in blanks in her own family’s history reveals stories of accomplishment (and calamity), while situating Ukraine as an epicentre of eastern European mega-conflict in the 20th century and touching on themes germane to the current war.
Program Leader: Tim Traynor
Tim is a former journalist (postings in London and Washington) and a retired federal public servant, specializing in international issues.
Number of sessions: 1
Dates and time of session: Tuesday, March 19 from 1:30pm – 3:00pm.
Program Location: Sooke Library Multipurpose Room (in-person only).
To register, please make your request to Sooke Region Lifelong Learning by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sooke Region Lifelong Learning is a volunteer organization offering educational programs and workshops for older adults in the Sooke region. Based on the Elder College model, we provide stimulating and enjoyable learning environments which address the unique and diverse interests of participants