Monday, 16 April 2012

Curious about Gap Years? Come and find out how to plan a great one!

Mygapyear is speaking about gap years at the Toronto Library's Generation Next series.  Come and find out all you need to know about taking a gap year!

Thursday, April 19, 2012
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
North York Central Library
5120 Yonge Street

The Gap Year Alternative...What You Need to Know
GapyearstandA Gap Year is a time away from normal routine, a time for you to experience personal grothe throu volunteerism, travel and work. Find out about the benefits and changing perceptions of taking a "Gap Year" and how it can help you expand your horizons and find new excitement. All are welcome!

mygapyear staff will be on hand to answer questions. Register now!

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Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Hello Gappers, Alumni and Friends,
We have an exciting gapper social event that we would like to tell you about.  Sunday April 15th mygapyear will be hosting a movie day!  We will be featuring the Happy Movie which takes its audience on a journey around the world to explore what makes people truly happy and how we can each pursue more fulfilling, healthier and happier lives. Check out the where you can view a short trailor and learn more about the movie.
This will be a great opportunity to get together to both reflect upon and discuss what happiness means to us, as well as to connect with fellow gappers (past and present) to share some laughsand good conversation. We are excited as we continue to build our gapper community and truly hope each of you can join us for this fun filled afternoon!!
Popcorn and snacks will be provided! 
Some need to know details:
Date: April 15th, 2012
Time: 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: ING Direct Café - 221 Yonge Street (Directly across from the Eaton Ctr)
Please RSVP by April 13th 2012 to
Additional information:  We welcome you to invite one friend or family member.
***For those of you who are interested, we will also be holding a gapper book club meeting at the same location from 11am -12pm.  We will be discussing The Alchemist - a book written by Paulo Coelho about adventure, inner wisdom and finding your purpose.  Very fitting for gappers on a journey of self discovery! 
The mygapyear Team