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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.
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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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AGEWORKS – The Art of Ageing Forum 8:00 am
AGEWORKS – The Art of Ageing Forum @ Niagara College
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am – Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm
Are you a business professional who targets older people? Do you want to better understand them? Are you an academic who thirsts for more knowledge about this growing demographic? Or perhaps you’re a mindful consumer who cares about issues pertaining to ageing and longevity. Hosted by Niagara College, AGEWORKS – The Art of Ageing Forum presents a varied assembly of thought leaders, organizations, and individuals who are striving to make a difference in terms of reducing ageist attitudes and reshaping what it means to age. Each of the 12 intriguing presentations will contain information and facts that will enlighten professionals, academics and inquiring consumers alike. Business professionals can hear and discuss how global and local population trends and longevity issues can impact their business, and get an inside track on emotional triggers affecting their clients’ decisions as they age. They can also examine their own personal thought processes and behaviours about ageing issues to improve their professional perspective. For academics and mindful consumers who are curious about positive ageing, the Forum provides an opportunity to immerse oneself in engaging presentations that will invoke new thoughts and motivations about ageing positively beyond just eating well and exercising. Topics and speakers include: Ageing is Changing: Global Trends in Ageing – Dr. Jane Barratt, International Federation on Ageing Shaping our Local World – Sarah Webster, Centre for Studies in Aging and Health Neuroplasticity: The Woman Who Changed Her Brain – Barbara Arrowsmith-Young, Author and Founder of Arrowsmith School Intelligent Fear – Michael Clarkson,...
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