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My mornings at SCANS are the highlight of my week!

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I am glad my son gave me a SCANS membership as a Christmas gift.

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Really interesting courses. And so affordable.

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No assignments and no exams! Wow, I love this.

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Welcome to SCANS

Continue your life-long learning by joining the Seniors’ College Association of Nova Scotia, a registered non-profit organization dedicated to providing non-credit academic courses to seniors (age 50+) in Nova Scotia.

Membership in the Association entitles you to attend general meetings, participate in recommendations for courses and to attend any or all of the classes offered in the three semesters following your joining/renewal date (subject to some class-size limitations).

Learn more about SCANS by clicking on the menu above, or on the following links:-


Fall Term IRS Dates

Dates, times & locations for the Information & Registration Sessions...

Course changes

The originally scheduled #7 fall course has been replaced.
Course #11 'Plants, People and Politics,' delayed by TWO weeks. ...more

Fall Term Lectures

Three are scheduled, all at St. Ignatius Church Hall, 1288 Bedford Hwy, Bedford ...more

Course Feedback form now online

Submit feedback, course requests & general comments