FREE Public Workshops & Seminars

Insight, advice and guidance on topics important to you, presented by community professionals.
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Guided by the order of the PROVINCIAL HEALTH OFFICER regarding GATHERINGS AND EVENTS, Springfield Funeral Home will proceed with offering Educational Events, limiting attendees to 50 guests in attendance.  Access to the Events will be controlled by way of pre-registration including name and telephone number or email address.  Social distancing of two meters will be provided as per guidelines.

We continue to evaluate the situation and will remain in compliance with all Provincial directives. Springfield Funeral Home continues to remain open to serve our community with care and compassion.

Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding. We are working hard to provide a higher level of service and to update our website to help serve all of our families. Please continue to check for more details and updates on our Events.

Workshops & Seminars

Live N' Learn

Wills, Estates & Probate

Part of our Living Well, Leaving Well Series

September 16, 2020 - 10 am to 11:30 am and 6 pm to 7:30 pm
Presented by Mark Brade, Lawyer with Sabey Rule
Seating limited to 45

You, Your Loved Ones & Your Final Wishes. Lawyer Mark Brade will provide insight about common estate planning practices and procedures. Learn about the pitfalls that can arise during planning, along with ways to deal with family expectations, emotions and grievances.

Container Gardening

Fillers, Spillers and Thrillers

Part of our Living Well, Leaving Well Series

October 21, 2020 - 10 am to 11:30 am
Presented by Okanagan Master Gardeners
Seating limited to 45

The Okanagan Master Gardeners is a volunteer organization promoting sustainable gardening practices. Master Gardeners look for opportunities to encourage others to ‘grow’ into their best self within our Community.

Live N' Learn

Estates and Taxes

Part of our Living Well, Leaving Well Series

November 18, 2020 - 10 am to 11:30 am and 6 pm to 7:30 pm
Presented by Glen Jackson, Accountant with RHN Chartered Professional Accountants
Seating limited to 45

Maximizing after-tax income in retirement.
Minimizing probate fees and Income Tax.
Using testamentary and inter-vivos trusts.

9 Struggles

Executors Face

Part of our Living Well, Leaving Well Series

September 24, 2020 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am and 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Seating limited to 45

No planning. Outdated wills. Financial burdens. Legal requirements. Squabbling family members. Mounds of paperwork. Lack of critical information. These are just a few of the issues that face estate executors. Find out how pre-planning can help alleviate stress, uncertainty and financial burdens.

These events are for educational purpose only. No sales or solicitation will occur.