- Saving all your pennies to attend an inspirational workshop in paradise?
- Want to go kayaking, get a massage, and eat gourmet food on your next trip?
- Convinced the best vacations involve airplanes, cars, floatplanes and ferries?
If you answered yes to any of these questions you need to check out Hollyhock, Canada’s leading centre for lifelong learning. Located on Cortes Island in British Columbia, Hollyhock is a non-profit organization offering year-round courses and holidays. With programs on everything from freelance writing to meditation, and mushrooms to non-profit leadership, there’s sure to be a course that’s right up your alley.
Hollyhock has been providing personal, professional, and social development to learners from all backgrounds for the past 29 years. The 100+ courses they offer are taught by revolutionary teachers and thinkers, all set against a backdrop described as a “refuge for your soul.” Some of the upcoming conferences our readers might be interested in include the Social Change Institute (June 8-12) and the Social Venture Institute (September 14-18). To see what else Hollyhock has to offer, be sure to check out their catalogue.
Ps. If you have a favourite Canadian social enterprise that you want to share with us, we would love to hear from you in the comments section!