It’s VILN #8– Re-Boot Edition

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It’s VILN #8– Re-Boot Edition

February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - February 11, 2023 @ 2:00 pm


We’re back!  It’s time to ADST! Craving the chance to Code again?  Been wishing for a chance to think Computationally once more?  Ready to Robotic!?  We have got you!

Vancouver Island Network is back

Post Pandemic strong and ready to kick-start 2023 by refreshing, re-imagining and re-designing your ADST Skills and techniques.

Date: February 10th and 11th

Location: The Coast Bastion Inn, Nanaimo

Who:  Any educator interesting in engaging in some topical, class-room ready, and super inspiring ADST and Coding activities, beginners to experts, there is something for everyone.

How much:  The cost to attend this amazing two day event is only $200.00  (payable to SD79.)  This covers your food, attendance and facilities rental.

Accommodation: All attendees are responsible for their own accommodation– book directly with the Coast Bastion Hotel  (1 250 753 6601– use code VILN 2022 SD #79)– they are offering us a terrific rate but only guaranteeing room rate until Dec. 16

Important Note About Reserving your hotel room:  While the code above will work, multiple room bookings should go through Karen Dizon  You cannot use this code for an online booking, you must phone the property directly. 

RSVP: Below– Choose the RSVP that best describes your funding option so that you get the information you need and we can process all of this smoothly





February 10, 2023 @ 4:00 pm
February 11, 2023 @ 2:00 pm


Lisa Read
250 510 2483


Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo BC
11 Bastion St
Nanaimo, BC V9R 6E4
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Yes I will attend!!!!! My spot is being fully funded by my district or organization.

This RSVP reserves a spot for you, arrangements for registration payment must be coordinated through your district or organization coordinator.

Individual session registration will be available mid-January

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Yes I will attend!!!!! I will be making payment directly to SD79 for my registration costs

This RSVP reserves a spot for you. To make payment, you may use Credit Card or eTransfer. To make Credit Card payment, please call 250 748 0321 to speak with School Board Reception.

To make an eTransfer, please email to: In the "Notes" field, enter "VILN2023"

Individual session registrations will follow by mid January

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