Social Media Basics and Your Business

Getting the word out about your new business venture! Advertising can be expensive. This workshop series is a do it yourself solution to getting the word out about your new business. Use your network, build your network and work your network to build your business. Four sessions on Mondays from 1 to 4pm November 13, 20, 27, Dec 4 Muskoka Small Business Centre, 158 Manitoba Street, Bracebridge Registration required: • call 705-646-9021 or register at the Muskoka Small Business office You will: • learn in a small group setting • find out what social media consists of • discover the benefits of using social media • explore how to use social media • learn how to set up a social media account and manage it • use online forms Eligibility: • 19 years of age or older • Residents of Ontario This workshop series is provided by the Literacy Basic Skills Program at Bracebridge Alternate Education and Training Centre. As an Employment Ontario program we are funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.

Unlock the Secrets of Using Technology

Build better digital skills. Improve your confidence. Do you have a love/hate relationship with technology? Do you need to improve your skills to get a job or become more independent? Are you 19 years or older? We can help! Join us for five FREE sessions to: Learn in a small group setting Explore the word of digital technology Practice through hands-on activities Develop and improve your skills Set goals Have lots of fun! Fridays on November 17, 24 and December 1, 8, 15 1:30pm to 4pm MacTier Public Library 12 Muskoka Road, MacTier, ON Register before November 17, 2017 at the Registration Desk, MacTier Public Library This workshop series is provided by the Literacy Basic Skills Program at the Bracebridge Alternate Education and Training Centre. As an Employment Ontario program we are funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.  

Dress Purple Day – October 24, 2017

On Tuesday, October 24, 2017 communities across Ontario will DRESS PURPLE to break the silence and show their commitment to children’s rights to safety and well-being. On Dress Purple Day we acknowledge that it takes a village to keep kids safe. Everybody in the community plays a role in supporting children’s rights. In 2017, Children’s Aid Societies will be working collaboratively during Child Abuse Prevention Month and Dress Purple Day with Boards of Education, a key partner in supporting the safety and well-being of children and youth.

Important Dates

Thursday, October 19, 2017 Last day of Session 1 and Exam Day Friday, October 20, 2017 Counselling Day and Registration for Session 2 Monday, October 23, 2017 First Day of Session 2

The Terry Fox School Run – Thurs, Sept 28th

AETC is proudly supporting The Terry Fox Foundation in its ongoing work to fund innovative and progressive cancer research programs. Let’s show our school spirit by going the extra mile for Terry Fox. Online donating is simple. Click to support the Lindsay AETC or the Gravenhurst AETC to make your donation. AETC is thankful for your kindness as it will impact the lives of so many people living with cancer.

Register for Fall Courses

Register now for Session 1 Courses running Sept 6th to Oct 19th. Courses are six weeks in length and run Monday to Friday, mornings only. We would love to hear from you! Please call your local AETC or click on the links below for further information: Bracebridge AETC:  705.645.2646 Fenelon AETC:  705.887.3083 Gravenhurst AETC:  705.687.5422 Haliburton AETC:  705.457.3745 Huntsville AETC:  705.789.4764 Lindsay AETC:  705.324.5280

Graduation Dates June 2017

Gravenhurst AETC - Tuesday, June 27th, 11:00 a.m. The Dock of the Bay, Gravenhurst Wharf Fenelon AETC - Wednesday, June 28th, 11:3o a.m. Salvation Army Citadel Bracebridge AETC - Wednesday, June 28th 12 noon. Bracebridge Rotary Centre Haliburton AETC - Wednesday, June 28th 3:00 p.m. McKeck's Restaurant Huntsville AETC - Thursday, June 29th 10:00 a.m. Active Living Centre, Canada Summit Centre Lindsay AETC - Thursday, June 29th 11:30 a.m. Admiral Inn

Summer School 2017

Summer School offerings include Co-op, Credit Recovery and On-line Courses For all course offerings see 2017-Summer-School-Brochure For Information on how to register Summer School Registration