Music Wellness Sessions

Wednesday, February 14th
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Join us on Valentine’s Day and nourish your mind, body and spirit with great music. The music instructor will be playing select love songs from various genres and time periods. This session provides music, artists’ biographies and some trivia.

Cost: No charge

Refreshments will be provided. Please register at the Front Office at least 1 week prior to the start date.
Last day for registration: February 8th.

Learning Series with Revera

LEARNING SERIES FOR OLDER ADULTS

Each presentation will be held on Wednesdays from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Islington Seniors’ Centre followed by light refreshments, snacks and thank you ‘give-aways’ for you to take home with you. The presentation will be one hour, followed by a half hour break and half hour Q & A period. Please register at the Front Office one week prior to start date.

Centennial Park Place and Constitution Place, two of Revera’s Retirement Living Residences, are hosting these educational events.

Topics include:
“Seniors Safety Tips & Tricks,” on January 24th, 2018 CANCELLED

“Falls Prevention Workshop,” on February 28th, 2018

“Laugh & Learn: Don’t Just Spring Clean; Spring Clear,” on March 28th, 2018

Write Your Life Stories

WRITE YOUR LIFE STORIES

Tuesday, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

January 23rd to February 27th, 2018

Have you ever thought about writing down your unique, personal stories of your life? Would you like to pass them down to relatives so that they have a collection of your life experiences? Would you also like to enjoy writing for reminiscing and remembering the highlights of life?
Each week we will begin with a few brief writing warm up activities and conversation about different memories. In this supportive, fun, relaxed atmosphere, we will practise writing down our life stories and learn various techniques along the way to enhance your work.
This course is for beginner writers, the curious, those who have dreamed about writing their life stories and for those who have already started. Just bring a pen and a notebook and write your life story!
Facilitator: Patricia McCully, Teacher, Life Coach, Author and certified Laughter Yoga Leader teaches courses on well-being to a variety of organizations in the GTA.

Membership and pre-registration required.

Program Fee: $45.00 /6 weeks

Book Club

BOOK CLUB
Join a group of avid readers on the first Wednesday of every month to discuss our latest read. Discussions will be moderated by the Toronto Public Library.
Books are available at the front office of the Centre.

Pre-registration & membership required.
Call 416-231-3431 to register.

Program Fee: $2.00 per day
(Includes refreshments)

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Book of the Month: “Nutshell” by Ian McEwan. Told from a perspective unlike any other, Nutshell is a classic tale of murder and deceit from one of the world’s master storytellers.

Books are still available in the front office for members of the Book Club.

Conversational French

Thursdays, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Bonjour! This program gives individuals who know how to speak French, a chance to practice and improve their abilities. This group of men and women have an enjoyable afternoon conversing about daily events etc. using the French language, led by a knowledgeable and encouraging instructor.

Membership and registration is required to participate in this program.

$1.00 per day