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OYP Coworking Day @coLab
April 21 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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 (Psst..you 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!
All participants will be required to follow the coLab’s COVID-19 Safety Measures.
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!