Community Clothes Cupboard – NOW OPEN!

If you are entering or re-entering the workforce and you’re in need of gently used work or business attire, feel free to stop by our Community Clothes Cupboard to check out our selection. We offer a variety of style and sizes of women’s and men’s clothing FREE to anyone in need, and we are always looking for quality donations from the … Read More

Money Management Training – 2016-17 Workshops Announced!

Through a partnership with SEED Winnipeg, the PLLC has trained facilitators to offer a variety of Manage Your Money workshops open to all members of the community. This free training program provides assistance in effectively managing finances, including basics of banking, budgeting, and understanding and managing credit and debt.

Power Up – basic computer training for women

Are you a woman wanting to learn more about how to use computers in a friendly, supportive environment? Join us for Power Up, a free program, starting October 26th for six consecutive Wednesdays, from 6:30pm to 9pm at the Portage Learning and Literacy Centre. For more information, call our office at 204-857-6304.

Volunteers Needed!

The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre is always looking for volunteers. We are currently seeking people interested in filling the following positions: Member of the Board of Directors – attend monthly meetings, contributing to the governance of the affairs of the PLLC. Language Buddy – help newcomers to Canada practice and improve their English. For more information, call 204-857-6304 ext. 222 or 224, … Read More

Upcoming Money Management Training Sessions – Register Today!

Through a partnership with SEED Winnipeg, Portage Learning and Literacy Centre has trained facilitators to offer a variety of Managing Money workshops to learners, participants and community members of the Central Plains Region. Our next workshop is scheduled for Monday, February 22, from 1pm to 3:30pm at the PLLC, and will cover the topic of Gathering Information. After taking the Gather … Read More

Winterfest 2016

Sunday, January 31

Join the PLLC’s Newcomer’s Welcome Centre, along with the Portage Community Revitalization Corporation (PCRC) and Recreation Opportunities for Kids, on Sunday, January 31 for a day of free fun for the whole family at Winterfest 2016! From 1:00-3:00pm, we will be offering skating, snowshoeing, dog sledding and much more at the Outdoor Skating Rink near North Memorial School! Come out for Winterfest … Read More

The PLLC is currently seeking volunteers

We are looking for dedicated volunteers to fill the following positions: Language Buddy/Small Group Facilitator(s) The PLLC is currently looking for volunteers to be a Language Buddy/Facilitator for small group sessions to help approx. 3-5 newcomers practice their English. The sessions are currently held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and evenings, but we are in need of volunteers to help run the evening sessions (from … Read More