INCOME SECURITY FOR SENIORS

Lisa Despas from Service Canada will be here to present
information on Income Security Programs for seniors. Learn what is available to you and how to access these programs. Topics will include the Canada Pension Plan: Retirement pension, disability benefits, survivor benefits, death benefit, child rearing, credit splitting and pension sharing. Old Age Security: Old Age Security Pension, Guaranteed Income Supplement, the allowance and the allowance for the
survivor.
DATE: Monday, October 1st, 2018
TIME: 10-noon
COST: FREE for seniors
Deadline to register: September 24th, 2018

GARDEN ART

Join Robbin Corsiatto of The Dish-licious Garden and learn to create a birdfeeder from recycled glassware. These make a very special Christmas gift! The class fee includes all supplies,
however, participants are encouraged to bring one meaningful item handed down from a loved one to incorporate into their
creation.
Creativity is encouraged! The possibilities are as endless as your
imagination!
DATE: Wednesday,
October 3rd, 2018
TIME: 6-8 pm
COST: $65
Deadline to register:
September 26th, 2018

TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS—Social Media

Come in and learn all about using social media! Bring your own  device or use one of our ipads.  Jan Shand will be your instructor and she will cover:
Social Media and why we use it.
-Separating fact from fiction online.
-What to share…..what not to share.
-Using Social Media safely and privately.
-Comparing the most popular Social Media.

Facebook
Keeping in touch with friends and family
-Sharing pictures and videos
-Facebook Groups
-Privacy settings

Pinterest
Pinning and repining
-Finding other users and boards
-Creating boards

DATE: Monday, September 17th
TIME: 10-noon
COST: FREE for seniors
Deadline to register: September 10th, 2018

 

PLANT-BASED BASICS— Expanding Your Repertoire – CANCELLED

Expand your horizons and discover how to incorporate more plant-based whole foods in to your cooking. Learn how to make complete and satisfying dishes for the heartiest of appetites that are quick & easy. From replacing dairy in traditional recipes to using everyday ingredients in new ways. You will experience new foods that you may have never known about in this 2-hour demo cooking class. Watch, participate, sample and ask questions as we work our way through 4 recipes that you will be able to recreate any day of the week in your own kitchen. Recipe book included. *please inform us of any
allergies
DATE: September 20th, 2018
TIME:
7-8:30 pm
COST:
$55
Deadline to register: September 13th, 2018

ADULT SEWING—CRAZY QUILTING

Join us this fall for a short 3 week session covering Crazy Quilting. This is a great way to use up all those little scraps you’ve been collecting. If there is time in this short session we will also cover the Crazy Log Cabin.
Looking forward to seeing you.
DATE: Thursdays, Sept. 27th, Oct. 4th and Oct. 11th, 2018
TIME: 1-3pm
COST: $50
Deadline to register: September 20th, 2018

BOOK CLUB

Hopefully everyone got to enjoy some reading time this summer! Book club will be held at the Engagement Site in September as the library may not be open in time. We will look at moving the
reading club to the library once it is open again. The September book is :
A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen
A Doll’s House is a three-act play written by Norway’s Henrik Ibsen. It premiered at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 21 December 1879, having been published earlier that month. The play is set in a Norwegian town circa 1879.
This short play will be read at the meeting as a reader’s theatre so do not worry if you have not read it yet!

 

 

AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES – Sully

On Jan. 15, 2009, Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger (Tom Hanks) tries to make an emergency landing in New York’s Hudson River after US Airways Flight 1549 strikes a flock of geese. Miraculously, all of the 155 passengers and crew survive the harrowing ordeal, and Sullenberger becomes a national hero in the eyes of the public and the media. Despite the accolades, the famed pilot now faces an investigation that threatens to destroy his career and reputation.
DATE: Tuesday,  September 18th, 2018
TIME: 1-3 pm
COST: $5
Deadline to register: September 11th, 2018