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OYP Coworking Day @coLab

21 April 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Grow your network, meet new people and get out of the house to work with us at Okanagan coLab!

About this event

Looking to switch up your work-from-home routine? We’re partnering with the Okanagan coLab to offer you the chance to try a free day of coworking!

During the day, you’ll experience a taste of coworking, as well as some of coLab’s events where you can learn, share and network – and we’ll have a few OYP surprises!

What to expect:

You’ll be sitting at a workstation near fellow young professionals, all working independently – so bring your laptop, charger and any other work you want to do! coLab has a fantastic space with free wifi, coffee and tea, a kitchen and a lounge.

8 a.m. Doors Open

Come in anytime and get set up ( don’t have to come this early, you are welcome to get those extra zzz’s and join later in the morning)

12 p.m. OYP Lunch & Learn with Valley First

It’s financial literacy month! Brush up your knowledge and bring your lunch. Stay tuned for the topic!

5 p.m. – Doors Close

Finish your day whenever you choose, coLab doors close at 5 p.m.

Psst…got plans after work?

We think you should come over to the Greater Westside Board of Trade’s Business After Hours event at 5:30 p.m. OYP is going “Wingworking” at Business After Hours, held at Big Bear Innovation Centre and Urban Distilleries. (Registration coming soon)

The day will also be filled with delicious snacks, and a few surprises!


COVID Protocols

All participants will be required to follow the coLab’s COVID-19 Safety Measures.

Why Coworking?

Coworking is a shared but independent working environment.One of the greatest benefits of coworking is that it provides a wider range of networking opportunities. Other benefits of coworking include:

  • Increased productivity
  • Boosts creativity
  • Provides collaboration opportunities
  • Offers greater flexibility
  • Provides a sense of belonging and purpose

About Okanagan coLab

coLab is so much more than just coworking – it’s community and culture! Since 2011, Okanagan coLab has been supporting new entrepreneurs and inspired creative professionals to work in a new way — through coworking. We are a community of people who choose to work together to make our work, our lives, our cities, and our communities better.

The coLab has been home hundreds of people — helping them find their career path, start and grow a business, and be a part of an amazing community. Being a coworking space means we live through values of Community, Creativity, Collaboration, Productivity, and Fun.

About OYP Collective

The Okanagan Young Professionals (OYP) Collective is a program of the Central Okanagan Economic Development Commission, and a hub of resources to help build community and create opportunities for young people. There’s no membership and we don’t sell anything (other than why it’s so great to live here). All are welcome to join in (ie. we don’t I.D.) to connect with other awesome young professionals in our community!


21 April 2022
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Okanagan coLab
1405 Saint Paul Street ##201
Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E4 Canada
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