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Chalk Talks with Linda Edgecombe

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Chalk Talks with Linda Edgecombe

Hosted by: Self-Advocates of Semiahmoo
Date: January 25th, 2018 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Location: Semiahmoo House Society, 15306 24th Avenue, Surrey (Click for map)
Ticket Price: $15 per person (Purchase online)

About the Speaker: Linda Edgecombe has been featured in the Wall Street Journal as an expert in “Shifting Perspectives” and has been voted as one of the top 60 motivational speakers in the world. (#36)

Linda, CSP, HoF is an award winning Celebrity Humorist Speaker, Trainer and Consultant. Her footprint is seen and experienced around the world. Her mission is to get people Fired up and Ready to Shift or Get off the Pot! Her non BS approach is funny, refreshing, engaging and relevant. She is a bestselling author and her promise is to help her audiences to create powerful shifts, become more accountable and build on momentum. Change has never been this sexy! She energizes every room as she leads people to loosen up, lighten the load and laugh. Her audiences are motivated and show how they can shift their perspectives on life, work and themselves.

About the Event: SAS Chalk Talk with Linda Edgecombe will be a hour and a half event featuring Linda Edgecombe for 45 minutes followed by a catered reception. Linda will speaking on resilience.

This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a collaboration between the Self-Advocates of Semihamoo, Semiahmoo House Society, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.

For more information please contact the Self-Advocates of Semiahmoo by calling 604-536-1242 ext 212 or email sas@shsbc.ca