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Senior Pride Network Niagara Meeting 2:30 pm
Senior Pride Network Niagara Meeting @ Niagara Region Headquarters
Jun 4 @ 2:30 pm
Senior Pride Network Niagara is holding a quarterly meeting on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 2:30pm at Niagara Region (1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way, Thorold).
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Lifelong Learning Niagara: The Teenage Brain Under Construction 10:00 am
Lifelong Learning Niagara: The Teenage Brain Under Construction @ Armenian Community Centre
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Jean Clinton, Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University Over the past decade neuroscience has finally been able to shed light on why teenagers do the things they do! This presentation will explore what has been learned about brain development and how the environment and experience plays a key role in this development. The rise of mental illness among our Canadian youth, risk taking, novelty seeking, and risk of substance abuse will be explored. This event is hosted by Lifelong Learning Niagara.
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Seniors Forum Presented by the West Lincoln Age-Friendly Advisory Committee 10:00 am
Seniors Forum Presented by the West Lincoln Age-Friendly Advisory Committee @ West Lincoln Community Centre
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
The West Lincoln Age-Friendly Advisory Committee invites you to a Seniors Forum. Programme to include Keynote Speaker (10:15 a.m.) Brock Godfrey, Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre – a presentation aimed at seniors, covering mass marketing fraud, identity theft, romance and other scams, and how to avoid them. Also featuring: “Storefronts” presented by Niagara organizations Entertainment Prizes Refreshments This event is hosted by the West Lincoln Age-Friendly Advisory Committee.
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St. Catharines Seniors Day Trade Show and Forum 9:00 am
St. Catharines Seniors Day Trade Show and Forum @ Dunlop Drive Older Adult Centre
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
On June 10, 2019, the City of St. Catharines is hosting a Seniors Day Trade Show and Forum. Admission is free and no RSVP is required. Free parking is available, and the St. Catharines Transit Commission is offering free bus transportation for attendees 65-plus. At 9:00 a.m., Mayor Walter Sendzik will lead an older adults forum to discuss issues important to the older adult community. From 10:00 to 2:00, approximately 50 vendors will participate in a trade show, including vendors from health care, support services, seniors residences, travel, fitness and wellness groups. There will be door prizes and free take-away information. Vendor applications are being accepted online until May 24, 2019. This event is hosted by the City of St. Catharines.
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Information Fair Presented by the Thorold Senior Citizens Association and Thorold Age-Friendly Committee 9:00 am
Information Fair Presented by the Thorold Senior Citizens Association and Thorold Age-Friendly Committee @ Ontario Paper Thorold Seniors' Centre
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:45 pm
The Thorold Senior Citizens Association and the Thorold Age-Friendly Committee invite you to attend an Information Fair on June 12, 2019, at the Ontario Paper Thorold Seniors’ Centre. 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.: Information Displays and Service Providers 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.: Light lunch available for purchase 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. Senior of the Year and Mural Rededication Presentations Everyone is welcome.
Safe Driving for Seniors 10:30 am
Safe Driving for Seniors @ Grimsby Public Library
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This informational session from the experts at AAPEX Driving Academy will focus on safe driving during your 70s and 80s. Learn about testing, safety tips, when to find an alternative to driving, and how ailments and medications can affect driving. Please call or visit the library to register. This event is hosted by the Grimsby Public Library.
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Third Age Learning Niagara: Journaling for Your Well-Being 10:00 am
Third Age Learning Niagara: Journaling for Your Well-Being @ Niagara College - Welland Campus
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Third Age Learning Niagara in learning about how journaling can improve your overall well-being. This simple technique has so many benefits to health and wellness and we would like learn how to do it while getting the most from it. Register today! Seats are limited! This session is hosted by Third Age Learning Niagara.
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Senior Drivers and the License Renewal Process 2:00 pm
Senior Drivers and the License Renewal Process @ Bertie and Clinton Mutual Insurance Co.
Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Support Services of Niagara is hosting a free workshop for senior drivers, in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and Bertie and Clinton Mutual Insurance. By attending this presentation, attendees will learn about: Trends and statistics for older drivers The testing requirements for those 80 years and older The Over 70 At-fault Collision Program Signs of aging or medications as it relates to driving ability Driving tips and some more recent rules of the road. All attendees will be entered to win a reflective t-shirt.
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