Christmas Holiday Luncheon

11:45 AM TO 2:15 PM

Join us for our annual Christmas Holiday Luncheon. A traditional meal with a new piano playing singer! Lots of Christmas carols and other songs to sing along too and get up and dance too if you wish! Tickets are $16.50 each and must be purchased in person in the front office.

Hope to see you there! Happy Holidays! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! Merry Christmas! Let’s celebrate!

Order Purdy’s Chocolates: Last Day to Order is November 21st!

A delectable year end fundraiser for the Centre! Order your chocolates and help the Centre in the process!

The Purdy’s chocolate booklets and order forms are now available at the Centre. Order in person or you can also shop on-line under the Islington Seniors’ Centre Campaign Page and place your order online. When you drop off your order, please bring the payment as well (all orders must include HST).

Go to, then Register (top of the page) and create an account with your name and create a password. Register “As a Supporter”. 

The account number to enter is: 28005 so that you will be part of the fundraising campaign for the Centre. Your order will be sent to the Centre, for pickup starting on December 6th.  All orders must be place before November 21st.  The chocolates are then shipped directly to us, just before December 6th, from Vancouver, B.C.  We will call you for pickup.

Music Wellness Clinic: Christmas Carols!

Thursday, December 6th

11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Please join this fun and informative class that will highlight Christmas Carols– the songs, artist biographies and videos are provided during the class and if you want to sing along, you can.  But you don’t have to have singing talent to be a part of this class.  It is a great way to spend an hour and listen to some interesting and memorable music. Get into the Christmas spirit and join us!

Please register with the front office.  $2.00 to attend.

Lunch in our Garden Cafe

The Centre operates a lunchroom called “The Garden Cafe” for members, volunteers and staff. Light lunches are served Wednesdays from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. We serve homemade sandwiches, made fresh, for $2.00/2.50; or soup and a roll for $3.00; tea or coffee is 50 cents. You can also purchase a delicious muffin or cookies for 50 cents. Members can order a lunch until 12:15 pm. Please join for a bite to eat and a chance to meet new people! All monies go back to buying the supplies for the Cafe.

Community Lunch Program

Usually the Last Friday of the Month
11:45 am to 2:00 pm

Next Lunch & Program: Friday, November 30th, 2018

Located at the Islington Centre in the multipurpose room, this monthly program is hosted by the Centre and operated by Etobicoke Services for Seniors (ESS) and is especially designed for seniors living independently in the community but who may not be able to attend our other programs.  Individuals enjoy a delicious, hot mid-day meal, dessert, tea and coffee followed by a special Health & Wellness presentation in a friendly, social setting.  Join us and meet your neighbours in the community!

Lunch: Chicken with Broccoli and cheese sauce with a garden salad.  Activity after lunch: Jeopardy!

Membership not required.
$4.00 per person; Please purchase your tickets before November 29th.