105 Gibson Abundant Life Institute

Continuous Learning for a Meaningful Life

One of the six ministries of 105 Gibson Centre, dedicated to serve those 55 years old or older by providing lifelong learning opportunities and building a meaningful life.

ALI offers a wider range of courses and activities to expand members’ horizons with the hope that they will be empowered to lead a healthy life in their retirement years.

ALI Membership

ALI Courses are classified into the following 5 tracks. It is our hope that you will discover new passions, new purpose and new learning here. Your abundant life begins here!

Literacy

Sample Courses:

  • Android Mobile Apps
  • Art in Chinese Tea
  • Calligraphy 101, 201, 301
  • Conversational Mandarin
  • Perspectives in Chinese Culture
Wellness

Sample Courses:

  • Brain Beat Dance / Line Dance / Praise Dance / Zumba
  • Chinese Medicine Talk
  • Pickleball
  • Six Circulation Fist
  • Stretching Exercise
  • Tai Chi Sword
Arts

Sample Courses:

  • Chinese Dance Class
  • Chinese Landscape, Floral and Bird Drawing
  • Creative Card Making
  • Singing Class
Spirituality

Sample Courses:

  • Abundance 101
  • Life Story Sharing
  • The Challenge of Older Adults
Community

Sample Courses:

  • Community Volunteering