Purdy’s Easter Chocolates!

The Islington Seniors’ Centre has partnered with Purdy’s Chocolates for an Easter Fundraiser for the Centre!  Purchase chocolates and help the Centre too!

Chocolates can be ordered online at: fundraising.purdys.com. Register and create an account with you name and create a password. Register “As A Supporter”.  The Islington account to input is: 28005. Then your order goes under the Islington Seniors’ Centre account and will be delivered by April 10th to the Centre.  You will be called when your order has arrived.

You can also order on a hard copy form that you can pick up in the main office.   The deadline to order is: Tuesday, March 19th.

Valentine Craft for the Centre

Wednesday, January 30th

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Please register with us if you would like to do a fun and easy Valentine craft to decorate the Centre for Valentine’s Day. We will be creating: “Yarn wrapped Hearts”.

Free to attend.  If you have any red or pink wool that you would like to donate for the craft, bring it along too.

Valentine’s Day Social

Thursday, February 14th 

1:00 pm to 2:15 pm

Join us for coffee/tea and a scrumptious dessert and meet some of your fellow members of the Centre.  If you can, wear something pink or red.  The person with the most original red or pink on, will win a box of chocolates! The entertainer will play some popular tunes on the guitar and you can sing along to songs from the Beatles, Elvis, Frank, Dean and others.

Tickets are $5.00 each and must be purchased by Tuesday, February 12th.

Chinese New Year’s Celebration Luncheon

1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

2019 is the Year of the Pig. In Chinese culture, the Pig symbolizes success and wealth. Join us as we celebrate the New Year with a catered lunch by the Mandarin Restaurant.

Seating will be tables of 6. You have a choice of a Vegetarian Meal or a Non-Vegetarian Meal. Tickets must be purchased before February 4th in the main office.

1 Egg Roll per person, Black Pepper Steak, Sweet & Sour Chicken Balls, Chicken Chow Mein, Baby Shrimp with Almonds & Diced Vegetables, Cantonese Chow Mein, Sweet & Sour Peking Style Pork, Double Vegetable Fried Rice.

*2 Vegetable Spring Rolls, Potato Salad, Sauteed Mixed Chinese Vegetables, Egg Noodles, Vegetable Fried Rice.

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.