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Seniors' Month Events

Are you Planning a Seniors’ Month Event?

Let us know what you are planning in your community and we will post your event on the Calendar of Events.

To submit your event, email us with the details, including:

  • date
  • times
  • a brief description of the event
  • location, including address and city
  • contact information, including name, phone number, email address and website.

Notes:

  • Please allow 10 business days for your event to be posted.
  • The Ontario Seniors’ Secretariat reserves the right to review and edit your submission, and determine its relevance to our site. Upon approval, your event will be included on the Calendar of Events.
  • The Ontario Seniors’ Secretariat is not responsible for the accuracy of event postings and it is the responsibility of the organizer to inform us of changes to the information submitted. Please send changes of your submissions to infoseniors@ontario.ca.

Thursday, May 26, 2016
William Osler Health System Diabetes Education Program
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Amica at Villa Da Vinci
7371 Martin Grove Road, Vaughan

Come and meet healthcare experts (podiatrist, optometrist, diabetic educator), presented by the William Osler Health System. Learn how to live well with diabetes or other chronic diseases, and what community programs and resources are available to support you. Enjoy free samples and giveaways! For questions or to RSVP, please call (905) 264-9119.

Amica at Villa Da Vinci
(905) 264-9119

Friday, May 27, 2016
10th Annual Seniors Information Fair and Entertainment
10 am - 2 pm
Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts
10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill

Tickets: $6, Available on a first come, first served basis at the McConaghy Centre
Join us for a pizza lunch and learn more about services for seniors.
Impersonators of Legends Tom Jones and Rod Stewart will provide exciting entertainment and have you dancing in your seats! Tickets on sale at the McConaghy Centre, 10100 Yonge Street. All adults 55 years and over are welcome. Purchase your tickets today! (First Come, first served). For further information, contact the McConaghy Centre at 905-737-1818. Thank you to our sponsor Delmanor Elgin Mills.

McConaghy Centre
Joy Beckett, 905-737-1818
Joy.Beckett@RichmondHill.ca

June, 2016
Free 55+ Drop-In Program Schedule
Various Times
Town of Huntsville’s Active Living Centre & Canada Summit Centre
20 Park Drive, Huntsville

For the month of June, the 55+ Drop-In Programs are free at the Active Living Centre, in partnership with the Town of Huntsville and Chartwell Muskoka.

Town of Huntsville
Simone Babineau
705-789-6421 ext 3022
simone.babineau@huntsville.ca
www.huntsville.ca


Wednesday, June 1, 2016
THE COUNCIL ON AGING OF OTTAWA 7th Annual Conference on Spirituality and Aging
8:30 am - 2 pm
The Council on Aging of Ottawa
1247 Kilborn Place, Ottawa

7th Annual Conference on Spirituality and Aging “Growing Through Grief…Its Spiritual Dimensions”
Join The Council on Aging of Ottawa for an interfaith exploration of the relationship between spirituality, aging and grief. This half day conference is offered especially for seniors and caregivers. people of all cultures, faiths and abilities are welcomed. Presentations will be offered in English.
Cost: $12.00 for non-members, $10.00 for members.
Register online at: www.coaottawa.ca

The Council on Aging of Ottawa
Lise-Michèlle Bouchard, 613-789-3577 Ext. 11
l-m.bouchard@coaottawa.ca


Wednesday, June 1 - Saturday, June 4, 2016
50+ Festival
Ryerson University Campus (various event locations on campus)
Library Building, LIB72, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto

Each year, Programs for 50+ at Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education presents a public festival of creativity and ideas. The 50+ Festival (formerly known as The Silver Screens Arts Festival) celebrates the arts, live theatre, film, and music. It also features an array of lectures by renowned speakers that reflect the content offered by Programs for 50+. Visit Fiftyplusfestival.ca for program details and to register. Tickets: $0 - $25

Ryerson University
416-979-5000, ext. 4569
fiftyplus@ryerson.ca


Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Mississauga Older Adult Expo 2016
10 am - 3 pm
Mississauga Sports Zone
5600 Rose Cherry Pl, Mississauga

To kick off Seniors' Month (June 2016), the City is partnering with the Older Adult Advisory Panel (OAAP) and the Community Centre Older Adult Committee (CCOAC) to host the annual Mississauga Older Adult Expo. This is a free, full-day expo that includes an educational session, local seniors' talent show and on-site vendors. 

City of Mississauga
Katie Brewda 905-615-4017
katie.brewda@mississauga.ca


Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Age Friendly BBQ! and Public Consultation
11 am - 1 pm
Waterfront Pool/Fitness Centre
(if it is raining, we will move to Riverside Place)

Come out for a FREE BBQ to celebrate Seniors Month! Also have a say on the recommendations that will make up the Age Friendly Community Plan. Please RSVP.

City of Temiskaming Shores
Amber Sayer 705-672-3363
asayer@temiskamingshores.ca


Thursday, June 2, 2016
Fun Chorus Choir Concert
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre (ASAC55+)
622 Alberton Road South, Alberton

Come celebrate Seniors' Month with an afternoon of great song, fellowship and FUN! Hear the many great songs our older adult Fun Chorus Choir have learned to perform this past year! Enjoy sweets and refreshments during the intermission. Great door prizes! Purchase tickets in advance at the Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre for $5.00 per person.

Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre (ASAC55+)
905-546-2999
asac_alberton@hotmail.com


Thursday, June 2, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
1:00 pm
The Villa Retirement Lodge
689 Yonge St, Midland

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

The Villa Retirement Lodge
(705) 526-4238


Thursday, June 2, 2016
Get Psyched! Engaging with Aging and Psychology
9:20 am - 5:00 pm
Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto

The Ryerson Senior Participant Pool will be hosting Get Psyched! Engaging with Aging and Psychology on June 2nd, 2016 at Ryerson University as part of the Chang School’s 50+ Festival. This event will consist of talks in the morning on psychology and aging, followed by interactive breakout sessions in the afternoon on meditation and mindfulness, social engagement on the Internet, and health sleep habits. Please register or learn more about the event at www.fiftyplusfestival.ca.

Ryerson University
Brenda Wong
416-979-5000 ext. 4987
rspp@psych.ryerson.ca


Thursdays, June 2 - July 14, 2016
Seniors in Motion: A FREE Learn to Lawn Bowl program for Seniors
7-9pm
Orillia Lawn Bowling Club
5 Commerce Road, Orillia

The Orillia Lawn Bowling Club is celebrating Senior's Month by offering a FREE six-week learn to lawn bowl program. Seniors are invited to try this gentle outdoor exercise in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Pre-register through the City of Orillia's Recreation Department at www.orillia.ca.

Orillia Lawn Bowling Club
Sally Mills
705-646-0086
sgbell44@hotmail.com
www.orillia.ca/en/


Friday, June 3, 2016
Creative Aging Marketplace
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cambridge City Hall - The Bowman Room
50 Dickson Street, Cambridge

Come out and Celebrate Creative Aging Awareness Week! Entertainment, information, storyboards and a variety of one of a kind crafts and art will be showcased.
Admission is free and everyone is welcome.
Light refreshments will be available.

Cambridge Council on Aging


Friday, June 3, 2016
Summer Sizzler Dance
1:15 pm
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Guelph Wellington Seniors Association hosts Summer Sizzler Dance

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Friday, June 3, 2016
55+ Barbecue
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Mill Pond Park
Mill Street, Richmond Hill

FREE to Adults 55+ Richmond Hill Residents
In recognition of Seniors’ Month, the Town of Richmond Hill invites you to the Mill Pond for the annual free barbecue. Enjoy an afternoon of fun and entertainment with the Blackboard Blues Band! For further information, contact the McConaghy Centre at 905-737-1818. Thank you to our sponsor Delmanor Elgin Mills.

McConaghy Centre
Joy Beckett, 905-737-1818
Joy.Beckett@RichmondHill.ca


Friday, June 3, 2016
Annual Creative Aging Marketplace
9:30 am – 11:30 am
Cambridge City Hall – The Bowman Room
50 Dickson St, Cambridge

Cambridge Council on Aging invites you to attend the Creative Aging Marketplace. Come out and Celebrate Creative Aging Awareness Week! Entertainment, information, storyboards and a variety of one of a kind crafts and art will be showcased. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

Cambridge Council on Aging
519-623-1713 ext. 226
Cambridgecouncilonaging@gmail.com


Friday, June 3, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Cayuga Branch
28 Cayuga St. N., Cayuga

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Friday, June 3, 2016
SENIOR THEATRE "Dance Like A Butterfly"
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Banwell Community Church
2400 Banwell Road, Windsor

We will kick off the week-long events with an extraordinary one-woman play called "Dance Like A Butterfly", being presented by Lisa Hurd, an 82 year old woman who does the entire play from her wheelchair.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Friday, June 3, 2016
Seniors Information Fair
10 am - 3 pm
Scugog Community Recreation Centre, Ice-Pad 2
1655 Reach Street, Port Perry

Hosted by the Scugog Seniors Advisory Committee and the Region of Durham Age-Friendly Initiative. Free admission. Over 50 exhibitors. Providing services, and support for seniors and their caregivers. Information sessions. Lunch provided. Age-friendly focus groups on seniors transportation and seniors housing - to enroll in focus group(s) and have your say email seniors@scugog.ca or phone (289) 485-1012. (note: donations of non-perishable food items for the food bank gratefully accepted)

Scugog Seniors Advisory Committee


Friday, June 3, 2016
Boomers & Beyond History Talk: The Cobourg-Peterborough Railway
10 am
Cobourg Library Rotary Room
200 Ontario Street, Cobourg

55+ and looking for something to do on a Friday morning? Attend the Cobourg Library for a presentation by the Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre on the history and fate of the Cobourg-Peterborough Railway.

Cobourg Library
905-372-9271 ext. 6210
www.cobourg.library.on.ca


June 3, 2016
Donut Day
Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
19-21 Main St. West, Ridgetown

Timbits, coffee, and tea available all day

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


June 3, 2016
Meet & Greet
2 pm
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

Meet two seniors from opposite coasts of Canada to Banwell Gardens Care Centre. Lisa Hurd, accomplished East Coast actress & director, and Dan McGuire from the coast of BC who made an epic journey across Canada on his bicycle while living with Parkinson's Disease, meet in the middle of this country at Banwell Gardens Care Centre to help "Celebrate Extraordinary Seniors Making A Difference Coast to Coast". Refreshments will be served. All are welcome.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
519-735-3204


Saturday, June 4, 2016
35th anniversary of Montgomery Place
Montgomery Place Seniors Club
1503-130 Eglinton Avenue East

The Montgomery Place Seniors Club will combine a Seniors Month Celebration with the 35th anniversary of Montgomery Place. Join us for entertainment and food.

Montgomery Place Seniors Club
Jack Chapelle, 647-210-0118
happyrhodes@yahoo.ca


Saturday, June 4, 2016
"Trinkets and Treasures, Junk and Gems" sale
Aberdeen Gardens Retirement Residence
330 Dundurn St. S, Hamilton

Aberdeen Gardens Retirement Residence is is hosting a Trinkets and Treasures, Junk and Gems Sale. Rent your own space (approx. 8ft wide) only $5 bring your own table. Live entertainment.

Aberdeen Gardens Retirement Residence
Barb 905-529-3163 ext 153 or Moira 905-529-3163 ext 150

Aberdeen Gardens Retirement Residence
barb@aberdeengardens.com or moira@aberdeengardens.com


Saturday, June 4, 2016
Annual Seniors' Month Bazaar
Wikwemikong Nursing Home
2281 Wikwemikong Way, Wikwemikong

Come Celebrate Seniors' Month by enjoying live music, BBQ, bazaar games and Prize Bingo!

Wikwemikong Nursing Home
Amanda Trudeau
705-859-3107

activity@wikynursinghome.com


Saturday, June 4, 2016
Elizabeth Centre Long Term Care
2100 Main St., Val Caron

Our Seniors Making A Difference. Celebrate Seniors' Month with Elizabeth Centre Long Term Care. BBQ, Firefighters, Vendor Sale. Support Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Elizabeth Centre Long Term Care
Liane
705-897-7695 ext 210

lpelissier@jarlette.com


Saturday, June 4, 2016
Trillium 2000 Senior's Club Anniversary Dinner and Dance
Foster Ward Community Centre
75 St. Paul Street, Belleville

Trillium 2000 Senior's Club
613 968-2526


Monday, June 6, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Caledonia Branch
100 Haddington Street, Unit 2, Caledonia

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Monday, June 6, 2016
SENIOR HEALTH/FITNESS
2:15 pm
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

Banwell Gardens will present 82 year old, Dan McGuire's story of his journey riding his bike from Dawson City in the Yukon, down to the USA and BC border, then to the East Cost of Canada in picture, music, and story telling.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Monday, June 6, 2016
Hula Hoop Demo
11:30 am
Horton Street Seniors’ Centre at The Boys & Girls Club of London
184 Horton Street East, London

If you grew up playing with a hula hoop in the 50s/60s then this is the class for you!

Horton Street Seniors’ Centre
Michelle Moses
519-434-9115 ext 237
mmoses@bgclondon.ca
www.bgclondon.ca


Mondays, June 6 - July 11, 2016
Seniors in Motion: A FREE Learn to Lawn Bowl program for Seniors
2-4pm
Orillia Lawn Bowling Club
5 Commerce Road, Orillia

The Orillia Lawn Bowling Club is celebrating Senior's Month by offering a FREE six-week learn to lawn bowl program. Seniors are invited to try this gentle outdoor exercise in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Pre-register through the City of Orillia's Recreation Department at www.orillia.ca.

Orillia Lawn Bowling Club
Sally Mills
705-646-0086
sgbell44@hotmail.com
www.orillia.ca/en/


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Guelph Hydro Seminar
10:00 am
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Celebrating SENIOR CULTURE/MUSIC
2:15 pm
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

The Central Seniors Concert Band will be performing music from the 1960's and 70's - the theme is "We're Off Our Rockers and Still Rockin'!" Refreshments and deserts will be served, this is a free event open to the public.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Musique et animation de Jacques Giroux, chansonnier
11 am
Centre de services Guigues
159 Murray Street, Ottawa

Music and entertainment by Jacques Giroux, singer. *Prizes, festive atmosphere and various activities* Book your tickets at 613 241-1266

Centre de services Guigues
613-241-1266 poste 255


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Maintaining Self-Determination in Times of Incapacity
9 am - 12 pm
The Law Society of Upper Canada
Museum Room, Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

A round-table discussion on advance care planning and health care consent in the context of chronic and episodic health conditions. This event will bring together people and organizations who want to work collaboratively on advocacy, education and access initiatives, including Legal exports, healthcare professionals, community-based service providers, people living with chronic health conditions and their caregivers. This public event is free, but space is limited. For more information visit www.hivandrehab.ca/en/maintaining-self-determination-in-times-of-incapacity/. To register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/maintaining-self-determination-in-times-of-incapacity-tickets-25249512973

Kate Murzin
kmurzin@hivandrehab.ca


Tuesday, June 7, 2016
5th Annual Older Adults Expo
10am – 3pm
Kingsville Arena
1741 Jasperson Dr, Kingsville

Free Admission

Town of Kingsville
www.kingsville.ca


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
The United Way Bruce Grey Seniors’ Fair
10 am - 3 pm
Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre
1900 3rd Ave E, Owen Sound

9th Annual free event for seniors, their friends, families and care givers. Over 85 exhibitors, 4 dynamic seminars by the OPP, Alzheimer Society Grey-Bruce and Elder Abuse Ontario. All day stage entertainment celebrating Seniors' Month with products and services geared to their lifestyles.
First 300 visitors receive a free flower and gift bag of goodies.
Sponsored by Michael Forcier/Forcier Grant and the United Way Bruce Grey.

United Way Bruce Grey
519-376-1560
seniorsfair@gmail.com


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Gardening Tips and Falls Prevention
1:30 pm
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Lakeview Library staff at the Mississauga Seniors’ Centre!
9:45 am-11:15 am
Mississauga Seniors’ Centre
1389 Cawthra Road, Mississauga

Lakeview Library staff are at the Mississauga Seniors’ Centre with information about the Library’s programs, and helping to download FREE books, songs, or magazines from the Library to your eReader. Stop by and pick up your free book to keep!

Lakeview Library
905-615-4805
Lakeview.Library@mississauga.ca


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Seniors Discovery Fair
2 pm - 4 pm
North York Central Library, Auditorium
5120 Yonge Street, Toronto

The North York Central Branch of the Toronto Public Library is holding a Seniors Discovery Fair to showcase organizations offering services available to older adults in north Toronto.

North York Central Library
416-395-5672
kcornforth@torontopubliclibrary.ca


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Celebrating SENIOR CULTURE/ART
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

Artist Peter Olson will display his art in the front lounge/lobby of Banwell Gardens Care Centre. Peter will also perform on-site demonstrations of watercolours and sketches in the front lobby throughout the day and art-requests will be taken.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Mental Health Matters: Depression and Anxiety in Seniors
6:30 pm - 8 pm
McMaster Innovation Park
175 Longwood Road South, Hamilton

Michael Landsberg, host of TSN’s Off The Record and well-known mental health advocate, and Dr. Doug Oliver, a family physician with a passion for supporting the physical and mental health of older adults, engage in an open discussion on depression, anxiety and other mental health challenges facing older adults. All are welcome to attend this free public event, which will include an opportunity for audience questions. Can’t attend in-person? Join online via live web stream at https://www.mcmasteroptimalaging.org/live/mental-health-matters

McMaster Health Forum
Steven Lott
905-525-9140 ext. 22766
lotts1@mcmaster.ca


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Seniors day at the Ridge House Museum
1 - 5 pm
Ridge House Museum
53 Erie St S, Ridgetown

Entrance is free, but donations are welcome.

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Tendercare Walkathon
10 - 11 am
Tendercare Living Centre
1020 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough

Fundraising for the Fort McMurray Fire. The walk will be outside around the Tendercare property. Refreshments will be served. For more information, please contact anyone in the programs department 416 499 2020 ext 230.

Tendercare Living Centre
Programs department
416-499-2020 ext 230


Wednesday, June 8, 2016
2nd Annual Ingersoll Health & Wellness Fair
10 am - 2 pm
Ingersoll 50+Activity Center
250 Ingersoll St. S., Ingersoll

Free event to the public with live music, complimentary refreshments and snacks. Connect with or exhibitors for senior health, wellness and leisure activities. Non- perishable food donations to support Ingersoll & District Inter-Church appreciated. Sponsored by Ingersoll 50+ Activity Centre/Ingersoll Services for Seniors, Oxford Manor Retirement Residence & Hear more Canada

Hear more Canada
Allison Seguin
519-425-1783
aseguin@hearmore.ca


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Seniors Day
The Walford Retirement Residence
705 Tamarack St. N, Timmins

In recognition of Seniors' Month, celebrate the day with a Time Capsule. Resident and staff will have a family member with them to help put it in the ground and remove it in five years, celebration with family is to followed by a BBQ and cake.

The Walford Retirement Residence
Susan Sutton
events@thewalford.com


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Musical Seniors on Tour
2:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, Main Dining Room
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

Good will Choir featuring the beautiful voices of seniors of the Chatham-Kent community.

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Free Seniors BBQ
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Rotary Park Pavilion
177 Lake Driveway West, Ajax

Join Mayor Parish and Ajax Councilfor the Town’s annual Free Seniors BBQ for Ajax residents 55 years and older. Join us for an exciting day of delicious food, displays, demonstrations, live entertainment and the Ajax Senior of the Year Award presentation. Some picnic table seating is available but residents areencouraged to bring a chair.

Town of Ajax
Robbie Prochilo, Community Development Coordinator
905-619-2529 ext. 7243
robert.prochilo@ajax.ca


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Seniors' Olympics Day
9 am - 4 pm
Maple Leaf Room, Harriston Legion
53 Elora St S, Harriston

Pre-registration is required and must be received along with payment of $22 (prior to May 1) or $25 (after May 1), which includes participation in the activities and lunch.

Town of Minto
Grace Wilson, Recreation and Facilities Assistant
519-338-2511 ext. 243
grace@town.minto.on.ca


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Celebrating SENIOR HISTORY
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

This day-long event features and celebrates the history of Windsor and all of Essex County. Join Guest Historian and Windsor/Essex expert Chris Carter as he presents displays and tells stories about the Ghost Towns & the Railroad Story Adventures of our area; embark on a virtual tour through the towns of Essex and Amherstburg. See and hear about the birthplace of the Real McCoy, Delos Roget Davis' final resting place, the location of the oldest registered people of colour churches, the landing place of Elsie in the Story of Uncle Tom's Cabin.

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Health & Well-being - Managing Stress
Albion Library, Toronto Public Library
1515 Albion Road, Toronto

Stress is a normal part of everyday life. Learn about the signs and symptoms of stress and positive ways to cope with stress. Presented by Toronto Public Health. For more information or to register, please call 416-394-5170 or by e-mailing ABprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca.

416-394-5170
ABprograms@torontopubliclibrary.ca


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Digital Media Workshop
2 - 4 pm
Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Boardroom, 19-21 Main Street West, Ridgetown

Bring your iPad or Tablet to learn more about what magazines, etc is available, and how to view them online. Registration will be required as space is limited for this program. Call the Centre at 519-674-5126. Presented by Chatham Kent Public Library

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Strawberry Ceilidh
7:30 - 9 pm
Parkland on the Glen
1665, The Collegeway, Mississauga

Join the Parkland on the Glen for their Celebrating Seniors Event Strawberry Ceilidh – Enjoy strawberry treats while listening to Scotch Mist perform and watching the Royal Canadian Scottish Dancing Association dance.

Parkland on the Glen
Grace Miksa
905-820-8210
www.parklandretirementliving.com


Thursday, June 9, 2016
Ontario Securities Commission in the Community
6:30 - 7:30 pm

The OSC's Investor Office recently introduced a new “teletownhall” outreach and consultation format that allows us to reach and connect with thousands of Ontarians at a time. Similar in format to a call-in radio show, during the teletownhall OSC staff provide information, answer questions and conduct live polls over the course of one hour. Check here for registration information on June 1st.

Ontario Securities Commission
www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_speeches-events_index.htm


Friday, June 10, 2016
Baycrest Health Sciences
3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto

Emerging Challenges in the Care of Older Adults – What You Need to Know.
Sponsored by The Dr. Ira Pollock and Dr. Wulf Grobin Endowment Funds

Baycrest Health Sciences
416-785-2500 ext. 2363
pferreira@baycrest.org


Friday, June 10 - Saturday June 11, 2016
Strawberry Social
Ancaster Old Town Hall
310 Wilson St E, Ancaster

Celebrate Seniors' Month and support the Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre’s annual fundraising initiative! Join them for a delicious fresh strawberry dessert and refreshments at Ancaster Old Town Hall during the annual Ancaster Heritage Days festivities! The dessert is made by senior volunteers and ASAC55+ staff, and includes delicious fresh strawberries, shortcake, real whipped cream, coffee, tea or beverage. $6.00/adults, $3.00/children. For more details contact the Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre at 905-546-2999.

Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre (ASAC55+)
905-546-2999
asac_alberton@hotmail.com

Friday, June 10, 2016
Musical Seniors on Tour
2:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, West Lounge
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

Ernie Miller will entertain in the West Lounge to celebrate Senior’s Month.

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Friday, June 10, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Hagersville Branch
13 Alma St. North, Hagersville

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Friday, June 10, 2016
Celebrating SENIOR MUSIC OF THE AGES - Classic Rock & Roll
Banwell Gardens Care Centre
3000 Banwell Rd., Windsor

Rock of All Ages Party; Celebrating Extraordinary Seniors with Music, Dance & Cocktails; special guest the long-standing local Rock & Roll musician Larry McLean!

Banwell Gardens Care Centre
Lisa Doig
519-735-3204 ext. 133


Friday, June 10, 2016
5th Annual Seniors’ Month Celebration featuring Bruce Grierson
9 am - 3 pm
Nepean Sportsplex Hall A & B
1701 Woodroffe Ave, Nepean

40+ exhibitors on leisure, learning, housing, health, technology use, relationships, brain health, family, more! Entertainment, Comfort and rest areas, Helpful floor associates and greeters, 3+ hours dedicated time to visit booths.

613-277-6449
info@agewellsolutions.ca
www.agewellsolutions.ca/events/5th-annual-seniors-celebration-month


Friday, June 10, 2016
Seniors’ Day Open House and BBQ
2 - 4 pm
Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence
3584 Bridgewater Street, Niagara Falls

You are invited to a fun filled afternoon, entertainment with Brad Boland, door prizes, and refreshments.

Willoughby Manor Retirement Residence
905-295-6288


Friday, June 10, 2016
Picnic in Watson Park
2 - 4 pm
Watson Park
Ridgetown

This is a Potluck picnic. Bring your favorite dish to the park. All food will be put together for everyone to enjoy. If the weather does not cooperate picnic will take place in the Backroom at the Centre. Prizes will be given out (for what is a surprise).

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Saturday, June 11, 2016
North Bay Seniors’ Expo
9 am - 3 pm
North Bay Golden Age Club
135 Worthington Street West, North Bay

The City of North Bay and the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit invite you to attend a FREE event. Speakers, Exhibitors, Door Prizes! Bring your family, friends, caregivers, loved ones

The Corporation of the City of North Bay
Bryan Kimber, Community Development Facilitator
705 474-0400 ext. 2321
bryan.kimber@cityofnorthbay.ca


Saturday, June 11, 2016
100th Birthdays at Mon Sheong Home for the Aged
12:30 pm
Mon Sheong Home for the Aged
36 D’Arcy Street, Toronto

Celebrate the 100th Birthdays for 10 Centenarian Residents at the Mon Sheong Home for the Aged. The number 100 carrying certain significance stands as a distinguished milestone. Among the elderly, it sympolizes longevity, a lifetime of precious memories and experiences. Mon Sheong will be hosting a special birthday party for the 10 centenarian residents living at the centre.

Mon Sheong Home for the Aged
416-977-3762 ext. 5620
www.monsheong.org/


Saturday, June 11, 2016
MOVIE- "MOZAIK"
3 pm
Northern District Library
40 Orchard View Blvd, Toronto

Short documentary about a life of the Serbian grandmother with English subtitles. All are welcome!!

Northern District Library
416-393-7610
torontopubliclibrary.ca


Sunday, June 12, 2016
Toronto Challenge

For 25 years, the Toronto Challenge, has been bringing together participants from all ages and abilities to raise funds for non-profit organizations that are improving the quality of life for seniors in your community.

City of Toronto
Tyrone Bernardo: 416-392-9392
tbernar@toronto.ca


Monday, June 13 - 24, 2016
Bring A Friend
Horton Street Seniors’ Centre at The Boys & Girls Club of London
184 Horton Street East, London

Members can bring a friend/guest FREE* and enter into draws to win great prizes!

Horton Street Seniors’ Centre
Michelle Moses
519-434-9115 ext 237
mmoses@bgclondon.ca
www.bgclondon.ca


Tuesday, June 14 - Friday, June 17, 2016
Older Adult Appreciation Week
Lakeview Library
1110 Atwater Ave, Mississauga

If you’re 55 or older, stop by Lakeview Library from June 14 to 17 to pick up your FREE book!

Lakeview Library
905-615-4805
Lakeview.Library@mississauga.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Commissioner of Oath Services
12 pm - 7 pm
Lakeview Library
1110 Atwater Ave, Mississauga

Get your documents notarized free of charge at Lakeview Library, courtesy of the Newcomer Information Centre. Call the Newcomer Information Centre at 416-528-9452 to book your appointment for between 12-7 on Tuesday, June 14.

Lakeview Library
905-615-4805
Lakeview.Library@mississauga.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Musical Seniors on Tour
2:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, West Lounge
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

We welcome the talented Torrence Sisters. At 80+ years of age they bring music and joy to long-term care residents.

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
1:00 pm
Bayfield House Retirement Lodge
5 Beck Blvd, Penetanguishine

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

Bayfield House Retirement Lodge
(705) 549-9259


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Cayuga Branch
28 Cayuga St. N., Cayuga

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Tea & Talk Toolkit for Seniors
1 pm - 3 pm
Community Care Northumberland
46 Prince Edward St., Unit 13, Brighton

Learn new approaches to facilitating conversations with seniors that encourage healthy relationships and abuse prevention. Registration fee: $20. Register by June 6, 2016. Contact: Gail Ellis by email at G.Ellis@commcare.ca or phone at 613-475-4190. Payment: Cheques payable to Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre (pay at event)

Community Care Northumberland
Gail Ellis
613-475-4190
G.Ellis@commcare.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Celebrating Seniors Giveaway
10 am - 11 am
Newmarket Seniors’ Meeting Place
474 Davis Drive, Newmarket

Heart to Home Meals is holding its second annual Celebrating Seniors Giveaway by donating hundreds of free frozen complete meals as a way to keep nutrition top of mind during Seniors’ Month.

Heart to Home Meals
Matthew Diestl
905-953-5325
Matthew.Diestl@apetito.ca
www.hearttohomemeals.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Pathways Community Woodshop Project
10 am
Horton Street Seniors’ Centre at The Boys & Girls Club of London
184 Horton Street East, London

Come learn about this new program coming soon to the area! Partnership with the Horton Street Seniors’ Centre and Pathways Skill Development will provide space and equipment/materials in a great social environment to those interested in learning woodworking or those working on their own projects.

Horton Street Seniors’ Centre
Michelle Moses
519-434-9115 ext 237
mmoses@bgclondon.ca
www.bgclondon.ca


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Ontario Securities Commission in the Community
1:30 - 3 pm
Fairfax Senior Centre
80 Lothian Drive, Etobicoke

Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) staff will be speaking to the Investment Club of the Probus Club Kingsway/Islington. The Protect Your Money presentation will help club members learn how to recognize frauds and scams, what to do if you suspect a scam and where to find unbiased information.

Ontario Securities Commission
www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_speeches-events_index.htm


Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Dundas Annual Seniors Fair
10 am - 2 pm
Dundas Lions Memorial Community Centre
10 Market Street South, Dundas

Exhibits with information on multiculturalism, mind, body and soul. Highlights of the day include: A talk about an internet site called “MeetUP”, a way to find lost friends and make new friends, too! at 11:45 am. A talk about “Investments and Financial Advice” for seniors at 1 2:45 pm. Refreshments, door prizes and more...

Dundas Community Services
905-627-5461


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
4th annual Seniors Showcase
10 am - 4 pm
Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre
775 Brealey Drive, Peterborough

This show brings together community and business to help enrich the lives of Peterborough's Seniors. Enjoy a fun-filled day learning about everything that Peterborough has to offer seniors.

Peterborough Council on Aging
seniors@peterborough.ca


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Free Try It Strength and Balance Class
2:30 pm
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Book Club
6:30 pm - 8 pm
Lakeview Library
1110 Atwater Ave, Mississauga

Join us from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. to discuss the book of the month together. Pick up your book at Lakeview Library the month before. June 15, 2016 “The headmaster's wife,” by Thomas Christopher Greene

Lakeview Library
905-615-4805
Lakeview.Library@mississauga.ca


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Family Council BBQ and Old Car Show
5:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, Front patio and parking lot
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

Guest entertainment Ryan St. Denis on the fiddle. Enjoy good food, music and a chance to view some classic cars! BBQ Cost $5

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
5th Annual PEAPN Healthy Living Expo
10 am – 1pm
Clarkson Community Centre
2475 Truscott Drive, Mississauga

Visit with exhibitors, enjoy healthy food samples and participate in activities and demos designed with healthy living in mind including tai chi, laughter yoga, gardening and creative arts. Lots of door prizes and a beauty makeover and nail boutique for those who are looking for a little bit of pampering.

Minimum donation $2 per person. All funds raised will go towards helping abused seniors in crisis in our Safe Housing Program.

Hosted by the Peel Elder Abuse Network in recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

Peel Elder Abuse Prevention Network
Karen Sibal, Manager
905-450-1608, ext. 175
admin@peapn.ca


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
8th Annual Senior’s in the Know Seminar
10 am – 1pm
Senior’s Drop In Centre
619 Bay Rd, Sault Ste. Marie

This FREE event will educate and engage community members on how we can promote dignity, stop abuse and restore respect. Pre-registration is required by calling 705-542-3862.

Seniors Rights Protection Council of Sault Ste Marie & Area
705-542-3862


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Picture Day
1 - 4 pm
Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
19-21 Main Street West, Ridgetown

Stop in at the Centre to have your picture taken. Dress up, or not. Pictures will be printed, and displayed as a part of Seniors make a difference. You can then pick up your picture beginning On Tuesday June 28.

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Wednesday, June 15, 2016
41st Annual General Meeting
3 - 5 pm
The Council on Aging of Ottawa
101-1247, place Kilborn Place, Ottawa

Please RSVP by Thursday, June 9, 2016. To register on line, please visit: www.coaottawa.ca

The Council on Aging of Ottawa
Lise-Michèlle Bouchard
613-789-3577 Ext. 11
l-m.bouchard@coaottawa.ca
www.coaottawa.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Seniors Walk
10:00 am
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Seniors' Month Flag Raising at City Hall
11:15 am
Guelph City Hall
1 Carden Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Seniors Open House Fair
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ramara Recreation Centre
5482 Highway 12 South, Atherley

People will have an opportunity to connect with organizations that will assist them with various aspects and changes in their lives.

Ramara Public Library
705-325-5776
info@ramarapubliclibrary.org


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Resident Council Spring/Summer Penny Sale
10:30 am
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, Front Lobby
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Brenda Lucier
blucier@jarlette.com


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Open House Art Show
9 am - 1 pm
Silver Thread Seniors Club of Petawawa
1163 Victoria Street (top floor of the Lions Club Building), Petawawa

Silver Threads Seniors Club of Petawawa
Barbara E Bailey, President
613-687-6574
silverthreadspetawawa@hotmail.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Seniors Day
10 am - 2 pm
Township of Black River-Matheson
429 Park Lane, Matheson

Township of Black River-Matheson
Cassandra Child, Deputy Clerk/Deputy Treasurer
705-273-2313


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
7:00 pm
Avalon Retirement Lodge
355 Broadway, Orangeville

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

Avalon Retirement Lodge
(519) 941-3351


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Jarvis Branch
2 Monson St, Jarvis

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Picture Day
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
19-21 Main Street West, Ridgetown

Stop in at the Centre to have your picture taken. Dress up, or not. Pictures will be printed, and displayed as a part of Seniors make a difference. You can then pick up your picture beginning On Tuesday June 28.

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Ontario Securities Commission in the Community
2 - 3 pm
TPL Wychwood Library
1431 Bathurst Street, Toronto

Attend the OSC's investor presentation, Protect Your Money to learn about fraud prevention, selecting and working with an advisor and how to make more informed investing decisions. To register for the presentation, call 416-593-8314 or toll free 1-877-785-1555 or email InvestorOffice@osc.gov.on.ca.

Ontario Securities Commission
www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_speeches-events_index.htm


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Ontario Securities Commission in the Community
10 am - 3 pm
Royal Canadian Legion
1533 Weller Street, Sudbury

OSC will be speaking about fraud awareness and prevention at the Greater Sudbury Seniors event hosted by the Greater Sudbury Seniors Network to celebrate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. For more information, click here.

Ontario Securities Commission
www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_speeches-events_index.htm


Thursday, June 16, 2016
Better Living: Mind and Body Conference
9 am - 3:30 pm
Life After Fifty – West Side Centre
635 McEwan Ave, Windsor

Individuals 50+ from our organization and the community get to take part in handpicked workshops throughout the day. Workshops range from physical activity to financial wellness.

Life After Fifty – West Side Centre
519-254-1108
www.lifeafterfifty.ca


Thursday, June 16, 2016
High Blood Pressure, Naturopathic Care
6:30 pm
Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
305 Carrville Rd, Richmond Hill (rear entrance)

Learn about the causes of high blood pressure and naturopathic solutions to help regulate it. Topics to include the role of environmental toxins, herbal medicine, nutrition and stress. Seminars By: Dr. Rahim Habib ND.No Charge. Food donations accepted for the Richmond Hill Food Bank. Call to reserve your seat.

Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
905-597-7201
www.FamilyNaturopath.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
2016 Chatham-Kent Senior Expo & Achievement Awards
9 am - 1:30 pm
Blenheim Recreation Centre Arena
199 King St, Blenheim

CK Senior Expo Committee
Karen Herman: 519-436-3206
karen.herman@chatham-kent.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Free Try it Yoga Class
9:00 am
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Dunnville Branch
317 Chestnut St, Dunnville

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Longworth’s Fathers & Friends BBQ
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Longworth Retirement Residence
600 Longworth Road, London

Longworth will be celebrate both Father's Day and Senior’s Month with a backyard BBQ in our beautiful courtyard. Seating is limited, so please let us know you’ll be coming! RSVP today! Online at longworth.sifton.com,, call (519) 472-1115 or email info@longworth.sifton.com.

Longworth Retirement Residence
519-472-1115
info@longworth.sifton.com
longworth.sifton.com


Friday, June 17, 2016
BBQ and Entertainment
Greenview Lodge Senior Care Residence
880 Lawrence Avenue East, Don Mills

BBQ Burgers and Hot Dogs, Clown, Balloons, Cake and Entertainment with The Westenders.

Greenview Lodge Senior Care Residence
416-445-2255
jdunn@greenviewlodge.com
www.greenviewlodge.com


Friday, June 17, 2016
Senior's Breakfast - compliments of Council and Township Staff
8:30 - 11 am
Manitouwadge Golden Age Centre
4 Manitou Road West, Manitouwadge

Council and Management Staff members prepare a pancake, sausagges, bacon, egg breakfast for all seniors in the community.

Township of Manitouwadge
807-826-3227
manitouwadge.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Seniors Fair
10 am - 12 pm
Scarborough Civic Centre (Rotunda)
150 Borough Drive, Scarborough

Please join Salma Zahid, Member of Parliament for Scarborough Centre for an information forum about programs and benefits regarding seniors

Salma Zahid
416-752-2358


Friday, June 17, 2016
BBQ and Car Wash Fundraiser for Fort McMurray
4 - 8 pm
Park Place Retirement Residence
126 Graham Street, Woodstock

Featuring Woodstock Firefighters Association, Woodstock Fire Department, Todd's Dogg's, music, games and entertainment, frozen treats and face painting. Cost is free, everyone welcome!

Park Place Retirement Residence
519-539-0219
stephanie.peers@parkplaceretirement.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Helping Seniors and Their Families Plan for Tomorrow. A Mayor Rick Goldring’s Inspire Burlington Speakers’ Series event
9:30 - 11:30 am
Tansley Woods Community Centre (Community Rooms 1 and 2)
1996 Itabashi Way, Burlington

Keynote speaker: Karen Henderson (photo attached), Founder and CEO of the Long Term Care Planning Network.
Speaker: Mayor Goldring on the Older Adults Property Tax Deferral Program, which allows low-income seniors who are homeowners to defer paying property taxes.
Speaker: Karen Candy, Executive Director and Bonnie Tompkins, Community Health Coordinator, Carpenter Hospice, on end-of-life care.
Please register to reserve your free seat by contacting the Mayor's office at 905-335-7607 or by email at mayor@burlington.ca.

Mayor's office
905-335-7607
mayor@burlington.ca


Friday, June 17, 2016
Helping Seniors and Their Families Plan for Tomorrow. A Mayor Rick Goldring’s Inspire Burlington Speakers’ Series event
1:30 - 3:30 pm
Burlington Seniors’ Centre (Auditorium)
2285 New St., Burlington

Keynote speaker: Karen Henderson (photo attached), Founder and CEO of the Long Term Care Planning Network.
Speaker: Mayor Goldring on the Older Adults Property Tax Deferral Program, which allows low-income seniors who are homeowners to defer paying property taxes.
Speaker: Karen Candy, Executive Director and Bonnie Tompkins, Community Health Coordinator, Carpenter Hospice, on end-of-life care.
Please register to reserve your free seat by contacting the Mayor's office at 905-335-7607 or by email at mayor@burlington.ca.

Mayor's office
905-335-7607
mayor@burlington.ca


Saturday, June 18, 2016
Amber Lea Place Annual BBQ
3 - 6 pm
Amber Lea Place
384 St. Paul Avenue, Brantford

This is a yearly event to gather the Amber Lea Place residents, families and friends for a fun filled afternoon of great food and entertainment. Entertainment will be by Ken Armstrong and the BBQ theme will be a "Flashback to the 60's".

Amber Lea Place
Ruby: ruby@amberleaplace.com or 519-754-0000
Keith: keith@amberleaplace.com


Saturday, June 18, 2016
Seniors Expo
10 am - 3 pm
Lansdowne Community Hall
1 Jessie Street, Lansdowne

Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands invites seniors, families, friends and caregivers to a Seniors Expo to mark Seniors' Month in Ontario. It is a free event and will include speakers, door prizes and exhibits. Transportation is available for those wishing to attend.

Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands
Kim Goodman: 613 659 2415 ext. 207 Toll: 866 220 2327
rec-dept@townshipleeds.on.ca
www.leeds1000islands.ca


Sunday, June 19, 2016
William Osler Seniors Fair
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brampton Soccer Centre
1495 Sandalwood Pkwy E, Brampton

This event will feature over 70 for-profit and non-for-profit organizations. The main objective is to educate and inform seniors about resources available to patients and their families. Organizations such as CNIB, Osteoporosis Peel, CCAC, Indian Rainbow, St Elizabeth Nursing, Meals on wheels will be present.

William Osler Health System
905-494-2120 ext 58871
joan.reid@williamoslerhs.ca


Monday, June 20, 2016
Watercolour Weave class
10:00 am
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Pre-Registration Required Space is Limited

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Monday, June 20, 2016
Fathers Day Event
11:30 am - 1 pm
Park Place Retirement Residence
126 Graham Street, Woodstock

Fish and Chip lunch with a video presentation about Dad's favorite sport: fishing! Everyone welcome, cost is free, please call to let us know you plan to attend.

Park Place Retirement Residence
519-539-0219
stephanie.peers@parkplaceretirement.ca


Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Free Try it Strength class
2:30 pm
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Tuesday, June 21, 2016
16th Annual “OSCC Fundraising Golf Tournament–Gord Reid Memorial
6:15 pm
Kedron Dells Golf Club
2400 Ritson Road North, Oshawa

The Corporate Fundraising Golf Committee of the Oshawa Senior Citizens Centres is gearing up for our 16th Annual “OSCC Fundraising Golf Tournament–Gord Reid Memorial”. Please join us for Dinner at 6:15 pm at Kedron Dells Golf Club (2400 Ritson Road North, Oshawa) on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Please RSVP to ctsirbas@oshawa.ca or (905) 576-6712 ext. 2836.

Oshawa Senior Citizens Centres
905-576-6712 ext. 2836
ctsirbas@oshawa.ca


Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
7:00 pm
Leacock Retirement Lodge
298 Forest Ave N, Orillia

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

Leacock Retirement Lodge
(705) 329-3887


Wednesday June 22, 2016
Expansion & Beyond Fundraising Golf Tournament
10:00 am
Oak Gables Golf Club
1505 Wilson Street W, Ancaster

Golf tournament takes place at Oak Gables Golf Club (1505 Wilson Street W, Ancaster) 10:00 a.m.: Registration Open 11:00 a.m.: Lunch 12 noon: Shotgun start, Scramble format. Roast beef dinner to follow at the Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre with catering by Sherwood Restaurant. $100.00 per golfer entry fee. Additional $20 passport which includes two mulligans and several competitions. Register at the Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre in advance.

Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre (ASAC55+)
905-546-2999
asac_alberton@hotmail.com


Wednesday June 22, 2016
Musical Seniors on Tour
2:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, Main Dining Room
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

The Lois Singers featuring fun and music of more than 20 seniors.

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Wednesday June 22, 2016
55+ Ice Cream Social
1:00 pm
Oak Ridges Community Centre
12895 Bayview Avenue, Richmond Hill

Celebrate the arrival of summer at the Ice Cream Social! Savour an ice cream cone and the view from a beautiful setting while enjoying entertainment provided by “Fit as a Fiddle”. For further information, contact the Oak Ridges Community Centre at 905-773-4630 ext. 226. Register in advance at any Community Centre or online at RichmondHill.ca/eReg. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. Course code: 593300.

Oak Ridges Community Centre
905-773-4630 ext. 226


Wednesday June 22, 2016
Free Barbeque to Celebrate Seniors' Month
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Courtice Community Complex
2950 Courtice Road North, Courtice

FREE- All Clarington residents 55+ are invited to enjoy an afternoon of delicious food, displays and entertainment.

Clarington’s 55+ Active Adults
Kersti Pascoe, Older Adult Coordinator
905 435-1061 ext. 229

KPascoe@clarington.net


Wednesday June 22, 2016
Active Living in Your Age Friendly Community
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ontario Paper Thorold Seniors Centre
8 Carolton St. S., Thorold

The event will include Round Table Discussions regarding Age Friendly Initiatives, Information Booths for Seniors, Caregivers and Other Attendees, Take Home Goodie Bags and Guest Speakers.

City of Thorold Ad Hoc Age Friendly Committee
Jean D’amelio Swyer
thoroldagefriendly@gmail.com
www.thorold.com


Wednesday June 22, 2016
Age Friendly Business Symposium
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre
50 Stone Road West, Guelph

Is your business age friendly? Find out at Guelph’s first-ever Age-friendly Business Symposium. Displays and networking, Lunch, Guest speaker: Liz Cunningham, Age Friendly Business. Free admission and parking. Pre-register online at guelph.ca/agefriendly

519-822-1260 ext 2684
TTY 519-826-9771
agefriendly@guelph.ca


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Mount Sinai Hospital - 2016 Geriatrics Institute
8 am - 5 pm
Mount Sinai Hospital, The Michener Institute Auditorium
600 University Ave, Toronto

2016 Geriatrics Institute, Star Wars, The Force is Ageing

Mount Sinai Hospital
416-586-4800 ext. 7674


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Celebrating Seniors
2:00 pm
Meadow Park Chatham Long-Term Care, Main Dining Room
110 Sandys Street, Chatham

Sing-A-Long with Chatham-Kent-Essex MPP Rick Nicholls and a Special 101st Birthday recognition

Meadow Park Chatham – Long Term Care
Lydia Swant – Resident, Family & Volunteer Services
lswant@jarlette.com


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Ontario Securities Commission in the Community
2 - 3 pm
Toronto Public Library, Dufferin/St. Clair Branch
1625 Dufferin Street, Toronto

Attend the OSC's investor presentation, Protect Your Money to learn about fraud prevention, selecting and working with an advisor and how to make more informed investing decisions. To register for the presentation, call 416-593-8314 or toll free 1-877-785-1555 or email InvestorOffice@osc.gov.on.ca.

Ontario Securities Commission
www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/NewsEvents_speeches-events_index.htm


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Naturopathic Care
6:30 pm
Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
305 Carrville Rd, Richmond Hill (rear entrance)

Digestive function is fundamental for overall health. Learn about the factors behind IBS and naturopathic solutions. Seminars By: Dr. Rahim Habib ND.No Charge. Food donations accepted for the Richmond Hill Food Bank. Call to reserve your seat.

Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
905-597-7201
www.FamilyNaturopath.ca


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Health & Wellness for 50 plus & Seniors
10 am - 3 pm
Caledon Community Complex
6215 Old Church Road, Caledon

Free admission. Free parking. Free Swag Bag to first 100 guests, Bingo Cards for Door Prizes, Entertainment, Exhibitors, Seminars. Watch for daily updates on our Golden Years Expo - Caledon Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/events/1028056130620388/


Friday, June 24, 2016
Strawberry & Blueberry Social
2:30 pm
Lynwood Park Retirement Community by Revera
1 Eaton Street, Ottawa

Lynwood Park Retirement Community by Revera in Ottawa Celebrates Seniors' Month with Strawberry & Blueberry Social with entertainment by The Mellowtones band and a summer hat contest.

Lynwood Park Retirement Community by Revera
Jennifer Meeks
jennifer.meeks@reveraliving.com


Friday, June 24, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
7:00 pm
Waterside Retirement Lodge
239 Zoo Park Rd, Wasaga Beach

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

Waterside Retirement Lodge
(705) 429-8626


Friday, June 24, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Caledonia Branch
100 Haddington Street, Unit 2, Caledonia

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Friday, June 24, 2016
Richmond Woods Celebrates Seniors!
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Richmond Woods Retirement Residence
200 North Centre Road, London

Celebrate Senior's Month with us! We will be hosting an outdoor event (weather permitting) with Irish pub inspired entertainment and a menu of delicious pub inspired food and beverages. Come on out and spend an afternoon celebrating YOU! RSVP today! Online at richmondwoods.sifton.com, call (519) 850-5060 or email info@richmondwoods.sifton.com.

Richmond Woods Retirement Residence
519-850-5060
info@richmondwoods.sifton.com
richmondwoods.sifton.com


Friday, June 24, 2016
Open House and fundraising Neighbourhood Walk/Tour
10 am - 2 pm
St. Paul's L'Amoreaux Centre
3333 Finch Avenue East, Scarborough

Register with a donation of $20 & join St. Paul's L'Amoreaux Centre for a guided walk, led by a Community Historian. Stroll back in time and delve into the history of the L'Amoreaux area. Learn about interesting historical areas and buildings you never knew about, followed by a diverse taste test hosted by the Terrace Restaurant. Finally, demo some community classes for free, take a tour of the Centre.

St. Paul's L'Amoreaux Centre
Nabeela Khan, Communications & Marketing Administrator
416-493-3333 ext. 284
nabeelak@splc.ca
www.splc.ca


Friday, June 24, 2016
Birthday Luncheon
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
19-21 Main Street West, Ridgetown

Guest speaker from Rondeau Park.

Ridgetown and Area Adult Activity Centre
Sharon Alliet
519-674-5126
ridgetowncentre@hotmail.com
ridgetownadultcentre.com


Saturday, June 25, 2016
Community Yard-sale / Barbeque
9 am - 1 pm
Devonshire Retirement
901 Riverside Drive West, Windsor

All proceeds from the Community Yard-sale/BBQ will go to "For The Love of Paws". For The Love of Paws Animal Rescue is a foster-based non profit animal rescue organization based in Windsor Ontario. Dogs will be available for viewing for potential adoption the day of the event.

Devonshire Retirement
Debra Voegeli
519 252-2273
debra.voegeli@devonshireretirement.ca
devonshireretirement.ca


Saturday, June 25, 2016
Smile Theatre Performance at the Annex Retirement Residence
2 pm
Annex Retirement Residence
123 Spadina Road, Toronto

Founded in 1972, Smile Theatre enriches the lives of seniors in long-term care through dedicated live musical theatre. Their performers travel to long-term care homes, all across Ontario, to bring isolated seniors joy, hope and belonging through song, dance and the power of live musical theatre. Smile Theatre is a charitable organization.

Annex Retirement Residence


Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association – AGM
1:00 pm
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich Street, Guelph

Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
519-823-1291
evergreen@guelph.ca


Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Dance Through the Decades with The Desotos
1:00 pm
Roberta Place Retirement Lodge
489 Essa Rd, Barrie

Dance Through the Decades with “The Desotos” featuring your favourite melodies from the past. Join us as these acclaimed crooners transport us back to an unforgettable time of unforgettable music.

Roberta Place Retirement Lodge
(705) 728-2900


Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Selkirk Branch
34 Main Street West, Selkirk

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Over 95 Club & Cookie Bake-off
Cobourg Retirement Residence
310 Division St., Cobourg

The Mayor, MPP and MP representative are coming with Certificates of recognition for 5 residents that are 95 years of age or older, and will also be judging cookies for the Cobourg Retirement Signature Cookie Bake Off. A staff cookie baking champion will be facing off against local cookie bakers to be crowned the Choice Bakery and Signature Cookie.

Cobourg Retirement Residence
Brenda Whitehead
905-372-7732
brenda.whitehead@cobourgretirement.ca


Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Pole Walking Workshop
10:30 am
Horton Street Seniors’ Centre at The Boys & Girls Club of London
184 Horton Street East, London

Come join us for a hands-on Nordic Pole Walking Class with a Certified Instructor. People of any age and fitness level are welcome. If you can walk... you can Pole Walk!

Horton Street Seniors’ Centre
Michelle Moses
519-434-9115 ext 237
mmoses@bgclondon.ca
www.bgclondon.ca


Wednesday, June 29, 2016
A Forum on Health, Housing, Transportation and Income Security Issues for Seniors
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
WoodGreen Community Services
721 Broadview Ave, Lower Level, Toronto

A Forum on Health, Housing, Transportation and Income Security Issues for Seniors. Presented by WoodGreen’s Community Care Unit in partnership with the Seniors Advisory Council. Free admission. Pre-registration is mandatory as seats are limited. RSVP please call Sierra @ 416 645 6000 x 1246; or Email: scheung@woodgreen.org

WoodGreen Community Services
Sierra Cheung
416-645-6000 ext 1246
scheung@woodgreen.org
www.woodgreen.org/MonthlyActivitiesandWorkshops/Seniors.aspx


Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Erinview’s 3rd Annual English Tea in the Garden
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Erinview Retirement Residence
2132 Dundas Street West, Mississauga

Come celebrate Senior’s Month with us and enjoy being served English Tea, scones and Devonshire cream while you take in the beautiful sounds of live harp music filling the garden. Indoor seating is also available. Please RSVP as this event sells out fast! RSVP Online at erinview.sifton.com, call (905) 823-6700 or email info@erinview.sifton.com

The Erinview Retirement Residence
905-823-6700
info@erinview.sifton.com
erinview.sifton.com


Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Strawberry Social
2:30 - 4 pm
Park Place Retirement Residence
126 Graham Street, Woodstock

Enjoy summers favorite fruit, refreshing beverages, relax with some relaxing music and converse with some good friends. Cost is free, everyone welcome!

Park Place Retirement Residence
519-539-0219
stephanie.peers@parkplaceretirement.ca


Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The Westhill’s Senior’s Month BBQ
12:00 – 2:00 pm
Park Place Retirement Residence
25 Westhill Drive, Waterloo

What better way to end Senior's Month than by celebrating with a BBQ? Join us for delicious food and exciting entertainment. We can't wait to see you! Limited seating, please RSVP!

Park Place Retirement Residence
519-725-0525
info@westhill.sifton.com
westhill.sifton.com


Thursday, June 30, 2016
Book a Librarian
Haldimand County Public Library – Hagersville Branch
13 Alma St. North, Hagersville

Book a librarian for 45 minutes of free, one-on-one instruction on library eReources and using your device to connect with others. Visit your local branch or call 289-674-0400 for available time slots and to register.

Haldimand County Public Library
Lindsay Stephens
905-318-5932 ext. 6118
lstephens@haldimandcounty.on.ca


Thursday, June 30, 2016
Hormonal Health, Naturopathic Care
6:30 pm
Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
305 Carrville Rd, Richmond Hill (rear entrance)

Learn about naturopathic strategies for helping improve menopausal symptoms, andropause and thyroid and adrenal disharmony. Seminars By: Dr. Rahim Habib ND.No Charge. Food donations accepted for the Richmond Hill Food Bank. Call to reserve your seat.

Four Seasons Naturopathic Wellness
905-597-7201
www.FamilyNaturopath.ca


Saturday, July 9, 2016
Strawberry Social
1 - 3 pm
Alta Vista Retirement Community by Revera
751 Peter Morand Cres. Ottawa

Alta Vista Retirement Community by Revera in Ottawa is hosting their Annual Strawberry Social with live entertainment. Join them to Celebrate Seniors' Month with Strawberry Social with live entertainment. Please RSVP by July 1st

Revera - Alta Vista Retirement Community
Cheryl-Ann Conley
613-739-0909 Ext 2206
Cheryl.conley@reveraliving.com
www.reveraliving.com/retirement-living/locations/alta-vista