The Fleming News

Forum on Healthy Aging

The Institute for Healthy Aging at Fleming College presents Innovations in Aging Well: Building Community in Long Term Care. This one-day forum will take place on April 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Joseph’s at Fleming, 659 Brealey Dr. in Peterborough. Registration for the Forum is now open. The registration form is Continue Reading

Alumni Appreciation Week wrap-up; students, alumni and employers working in partnership

Fleming College Alumni Appreciation Week wraps up for another year tonight at the annual Fleming Night at the Petes event. Each year more than 600 Fleming students, staff and alumni join the crowd at the game. Several events have taken place throughout the week in Peterborough and the City of Kawartha Lakes to raise awareness Continue Reading

Celebrating the life of Ernest Thompson Seton

It may be Lindsay’s best-kept secret: renowned Canadian naturalist and artist Ernest Thompson Seton spent a formative part of his childhood in Lindsay between 1866 and 1870. And now, plans are underway to celebrate the life of Seton and his connection to the area. Two Fleming College students at the Frost Campus – Julie Crawley Continue Reading

Gods & Heroes: New performing arts camp for kids

Channeling the heroes and gods of ancient Greece, children taking an upcoming March Break performing arts camp will use mime, dance and masks to create an authentic Greek theatre piece. Gods & Heroes is a new week-long drama course for children ages eight to 12 that concludes on Friday, March 18 with a half-hour public Continue Reading

Gods & Heroes: New performing arts camp for kids

Channeling the heroes and gods of ancient Greece, children taking an upcoming March Break performing arts camp will use mime, dance and masks to create an authentic Greek theatre piece. Gods & Heroes is a new week-long drama course for children ages eight to 12 that concludes on Friday, March 18 with a half-hour public Continue Reading

Fleming College presents 'A Man of His Time'; the life of Sir Sandford Fleming

Heritage Pavilion Stage, in partnership with Fleming College, will stage a costumed reading of their play A Man of His Time at Fleming College on Tuesday, Feb. 22 to honour the college’s namesake Sir Sandford Fleming. The play, written by Peterborough playwright Ryan Kerr, and staged for receptive school and public audiences in the fall Continue Reading

Fleming College presents ‘A Man of His Time’; the life of Sir Sandford Fleming

Heritage Pavilion Stage, in partnership with Fleming College, will stage a costumed reading of their play A Man of His Time at Fleming College on Tuesday, Feb. 22 to honour the college’s namesake Sir Sandford Fleming. The play, written by Peterborough playwright Ryan Kerr, and staged for receptive school and public audiences in the fall Continue Reading

Sustainable Building workshop with Chris Magwood

Fleming College’s Chris Magwood will host an upcoming workshop that explores the field of sustainable building. Magwood is the program coordinator for both the Sustainable Building Design and Construction and Sustainable Renovation programs at Fleming. The free workshop, Does this Sustainability Stuff Really Work? will take place on Thursday, Feb. 10 from 7 to 8:30 Continue Reading

Call for Presentations: forum on building community in long term care

Fleming College’s Institute for Healthy Aging (IHA), in partnership with St. Joseph’s at Fleming, will host a one-day forum on Monday, April 4. Innovations in Aging Well: Building Community in Long Term Care will explore best practices and successes for moving long term care from an institutional model of care to a holistic one. The Continue Reading

Muskellunge hatchery receives funding for digital imaging project

A Fleming College project to research the use of digital imaging to identify individual muskellunge, has received $10,000 in funding from the Colleges Ontario Network for Industry Innovation (CONII). Fleming College’s Muskellunge Fish Hatchery, working in partnership with aquaculture firm C&M Aquatics, applied for the funding to find a way to mark and identify muskellunge Continue Reading