Community Lunch Program

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

Friday, December 21st

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: Shepherd’s Pie with a garden salad.  Activity after lunch: Holiday Bingo

Membership not required.
$4.00 per person; Please purchase your tickets before December 20th.

Painting & Art Class

Fridays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am or 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Bring your own supplies – any medium (oil, acrylic, watercolour) – and a qualified teacher will give instruction on techniques.  This class has become so popular that we now offer two classes on Fridays. Register for your preferred time.
$2.00 per class.  Membership required.

Foot Clinic

Robert Sterin DPM, podiatrist, visits the Centre twice a month on Monday mornings from 8:45 am until 10:45 am to take care of minor foot problems.  Each patient is required to pay a $10.00 charge and provide a health card number.  You must be a member  and you will be required to pay for missed appointments that have not been previously cancelled.

Appointments should be cancelled on the Friday before the scheduled Monday clinic.

By appointment only.

ESS Seniors’ Lunch Program for Elderly

Mondays or Tuesdays, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Located at the Islington Centre in the main floor multipurpose room

This weekly program is operated by Etobicoke Services for Seniors (ESS) and is especially designed for socially isolated seniors.  Individuals enjoy a delicious, nutritious mid-day meal and recreational activities in a friendly, social setting.  Participants must be able to function independently, both mentally and physically, while at the program.  To register for this program you must contact ESS directly at 416-243-0127.

Gentle Fit

GENTLE FIT

Wednesdays, 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Starts: January 16th- March 13th

This is a great way to introduce some physical exercise to your life if you haven’t been very active recently or if you just want to maintain some flexibility and endurance.  Exercises are done from a sitting or standing position (no floor exercises) led by a qualified Parks & Recreation Instructor.

Pre-register for this class by phone, in person or online with the City of Toronto, Parks & Recreation Department.

Program fee: $44.00 for 9 weeks. Code: 3092414.