WISDOM Family Gatherings

Click here for a pdf of all of our 2022 Fall Family Gatherings.

Legal Fall Social

When: Sept 25 from 4 - 7 pm
Where: Citadel Park in Legal beside the large gazebo. 4812-51 Ave, Legal

WISDOM will provide the hamburgers and beverages. Please bring a salad and dessert to share. 

Please RSVP on the website or email Rachelle at 

Event Date Sunday, 25 Sep, 2022
Medicine Hat Fall Family BBQ

When: Sunday, September 25, 4:00-7:00pm
Where: Echo Dale Regional Park 

We will provide hamburgers, hotdogs, and ice cream. Bottles of water are also available. 

Please bring a side item to share. Lawn Chairs are always a good option. Consider planning for your favourite picnic activity and inviting other families to join. Maybe you enjoy throwing a frisbee, playing catch or rallying in a spikeball game.

Is anyone keen on building a campfire then tending to it? Let us know!

RSVP by September 20th by registering below.

Address questions to Brian Taje: or 780-312-4525

We look forward to seeing you!
Louis & Joyce Sehn
Sue Peachment
Brian Taje

Event Date Sunday, 25 Sep, 2022
Cut off date Tuesday, 20 Sep, 2022

Registration has closed.

Eckville Fall Social and Farm Tour

Where: Hoven Farms near Eckville
When: Wednesday, Sept. 28th from 10:30 - 2:30

Bring your own packed lunch and WISDOM will provide juice boxes and cookies. 

Tim and Lorianne Hoven are long time WISDOM homeschoolers as well as dedicated organic beef farmers. They are happy to welcome a limited number of guests on September 28th, so sign up soon! They have a variety of things to see at the farm and a great outdoor play area for the kids. Don't forget lawn chairs as we'll have ample visiting time.

You will receive directions after registration. Facilitator Catherine van Kampen will be there and possibly a few more.

Event Date Wednesday, 28 Sep, 2022
Fort McMurray Fall Gathering

When: Sunday, October 2, TIME TBA
Where: TBA

Register below to be informed when time and location are confirmed.

Questions? Contact Gordon or Kim.

Event Date Sunday, 02 Oct, 2022
Red Deer and Area Fall Potluck

When: Sunday October 2nd from 3pm to 6pm
Where: Bower Kin Community Centre, 85 Boyce St. in Red Deer

WISDOM will provide the main course and beverages, so please bring salads and desserts and board games and ball gloves

Join other WISDOM families plus WISDOM Facilitators Sue Peachment, Catherine van Kampen, and Paul van den Bosch.

For information, email Paul:   or call/text him at 403-358-4497

Event Date Sunday, 02 Oct, 2022
Calgary and Area Fall Gathering

Please come out for a fun afternoon to meet with other homeschooling families and make some connections. This is a great place to build friendships, ask questions and learn from other homeschool families. There is a playground close by, some fun lawn games that will be set up as well as a campfire to enjoy.

Note: This event will run rain or shine since there is a shelter we can use.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Date: Monday, October 3, 2022
Time: 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Place: Bowness Park - Picnic Shelter #4, 8900 48 Ave NW, Calgary, AB

Food: Hot dogs for roasting, s'mores, and beverages will be provided by WISDOM.
Please bring a salad/side and/or dessert to share with the group.

Bowness Park is a beautiful place to meet with a lot of space for outdoor fun. Please feel free to bring other lawn games, board games, roasting sticks or lawn chairs if you would like. 

Contact: For more information please contact: 
Carrie Friesen: 780-217-4006 or 
Liz Gurnett: 780-349-1577 or 
Michelle St. Laurent: 780-862-2277 or  

Event Date Monday, 03 Oct, 2022

Upcoming Events

Legal Fall Social
Sunday, 25 Sep, 2022
Medicine Hat Fall Family BBQ
Sunday, 25 Sep, 2022
Eckville Fall Social and Farm Tour
Wednesday, 28 Sep, 2022
Notification Deadline
Thursday, 29 Sep, 2022