The Centre for Creative Learning's mission...

…is to foster creativity and learning in, through, and about the Arts while providing rich opportunities to develop self-awareness, leadership, and a soul connection to life and work.

CCL promotes unique opportunities for individuals, leaders, artists, therapists, and educators from across Canada and around the world to join a new kind of learning collective dedicated to the Arts as the transformational pathway to a global community of change through creativity.

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  • Recent Posts

    New office and new programs for CCL in Kingston!
    The Centre for Creative Learning has partnered with Wellness 360 to open a downtown Kingston office...
    2017 Artist-Educator PD Course in Social Justice at Soulpepper!
    Artist-Educator Professional Development Course in Social Justice at Soulpepper! To join us,...
    Celebrating Diversity: November Artist-Educator Workshops a Great Success
    From November 14-16, CCL, the Tett Centre, and Kick Start Arts Society came together with artist...
    Professional Development Opportunity for Artist-Educators
    Brought to you in partnership with Kick Start Arts Society and the Tett Centre for Creativity and...
    CCL Poetry Weekend June 4-6th, 2016
    Here are some of the highlights of our Poetry Workshop, held June...
  • Testimonials

    Steve Heighton

    I've helped to facilitate writing workshops in a lot of beautiful places conducive to creativity, but none more beautiful or more conducive than Angela Elster's [Centre for Creative Learning].

    Steve Heighton

    Catherine Graham

    I was honoured to take part in the [Centre for Creative Learning’s] first poetry workshop weekend. The natural beauty, generosity and care behind this unique and exciting creative learning centre made my experience nothing but outstanding.

    Catherine Graham

    Jeanette Lynes

    The Westport Centre for Creative Learning is a wonderful, immersive experience, both a sanctuary and a creative hub. Whether you want to reflect while wandering the gorgeous grounds and gardens or engage in conversations around the fire, the Centre is an absolute gem - a welcoming oasis for the creative spirit in us all.

    Jeanette Lynes

    Ian Burgham

    It was a wonderful literary weekend writers’ workshop program at the Centre for Creative Learning that left everyone milling about the parked cars not wanting to leave CCL, not wanting to say their goodbyes, nor end the powerful magic of a perfect time devoted to craft and meaning.

    Ian Burgham

    Dr. Chantel Lavoie

    [Westport Centre for Creative Learning] is not merely a portal by which to get away from all the forces that drain the spirit, but a means to arrive at something essential, something real in one’s own creative process.  CCL nourishes body and soul—like its pond stirred up by a gentle waterfall, time spent there is both tranquil and moving.

    Dr. Chantel Lavoie
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