Workshops & Courses (LMCA)

Ongoing Programs:

Learning Lions

Homeschooler's get together

Learning Lions is a group of home-schooling families that meet every Friday from 1:30 - 3:30 pm at the Lorne Mt. Community Center for games and activities. Families are welcome to come once or every week depending on what is right for their family. Activities include co-operative games, sports, crafts and larger themed based programming.

Questions or ideas?

667-7083 or

Play Group

Parents & Tots

Play, socialize, have fun!

If you are interested in revitalizing this program please contact Agnes at 667-7083 or email

Reader's Theater - 3 Day Camp

Facilitated by Ruth Lera

August 14, 15 & 16, 10 am - 4 pm (Performance on the last day at 4 pm)
Cost: $100 plus LMCA membership
Max. 12 kids - Ages 8 to 13 years old

This 3 day camp will be an amazing dramatic experiencde that will include growth in literacy, experimentation, co-operation and collaboration. The campers will be self-driven and self-guided as they work together to explore a variety of scripts and self-expression styles. Each day will also include free play and group games. Please send a lunch and snacks for the day!

Readers Theater is a dramatic presentation of a written work in a script form. Readers read from a "script" and reading parts are divided among the readers. No memorization, costumes, blocking, or special lighting is needed. Scripts are held by the readers. Lines are not memorized. The focus is on reading the text with expressive voices and gestures making comprehending the text meaningful and fun for the students.

Register by emailing

Harvest bounty

Welcome to the Market - Garden

Rent a garden bed at a local farm.

Learn to grow your own food and how selling local food works.

Starting May 20
Cost: $120 for the full season

Join long time Yukon organic gardener, Shiela Alexandrovich at her Wheaton River Gardens for six  half day workshops that will give you seasonal experience and confidence to get growing.

We will cover the following outline, realizing that weather may re-arrange our schedule for us!

  • May 20 - Start with planning, layout, seedlings and spring preparation of beds
  • May 27 - Planting day. Includes transplants for early harvest, companion planting, market planning, row cover
  • June17 - Maintenance, succession planting, fertilizing regimes. First harvest.
  • July 22 - Maintenance, late planting for fall harvest, last fertilization, fermenting and drying foods for storage/sale, second harvest.
  • Aug 19 - Harvesting, maintenance, the financials of small scale production
  • Sept 9 - Last harvest, putting beds to sleep, final local food dinner and evaluation

All workshops are 1 to 4:30 pm, on Sundays.

A  seasonal approach to hands on gardening skills that will help you grow food and maybe even become a small scale grower /producer

You will take home food, learn to preserve, learn about local food production, MT Lorne Market and CSA  and be part of the solution.

Cost : $ 120.00 for full season

Fee includes :

  • 6 day workshop/ education with Sheila
  • seeds and bedding plants and all other materials as needed
  • produce from full season to take home

Wheaton River gardens are located at km 24 Annie Lake Road - please follow the signs.

Interested? Reserve a spot - limited group

For more info or to reserve a spot call 667-7083 or Email

Learning Lions - Fall 2017

Learning Lions is starting up again this year.

All homeschoolers welcome, and those interested in homeschooling too!
Fridays, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

October 6 - We will meet and greet. Do some planning and play some games. (Perhaps frisbee golf if weather permits)

October 13 - Agnes will be teaching food preservation with the kids

Give us a heads up if you are interested or have question . . . or just drop in!

For more info or to register please call 667-7083 or Email

Learning Lion chefs

Learning Lion chefs.

Music Camp 2017.

Music Camp 2017

Music Camp 2017

We had great programming and events throughout this year and

LMCA would like to thank:

YTG - Community Youth Activities

Lotteries Yukon - Community Lottery Program

Sports and Recreation Department YTG / Community Services for all their support in keeping our great facilities going!

Growing Forward 2 / YTG Agriculture Branch for supporting our Northern Backyard Garden Series

CPVSTF - Crime Prevention Victim Service Trust Fund for our Moms and Girls Club

Heritage Canada - Canada Day Celebration funding


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