The Orillia Seniors' Programme is open on a weekly schedule each Thursday starting at 10 am, with lots of new activities, presentations and loads of FUN! Watch the calendar for events and a new line up for the up-coming months! Rev. Gordon Timbers is the NEW Director. Those 50 or older are welcome to enjoy a day of music, laughter, entertainment, learning, gentle physical exercise, conversation and fellowship.- and a hearty lunch - Thursdays 10 am to 2:30 pm. Over the coming weeks representatives of local organizations, community initiatives and artistic and commercial enterprises will make presentations:
Seniors Weekly Programme Scheduling:
Thursday, February 27th - Anna Maria Muraca, from Sundial Lakeview Retirement Residence, will give some general information about retirement facilities, as well as a look at the new Sundial and its links back to the well-known restaurant and hotel on the site.
Thursday, March 5th - Dr. Kevin Matheson, Matheson Chiropractic Clinic in Orillia, will share information on how to maintain overall wellness and will use "show and tell" with a skeleton to demonstrate general fitness and ease-of-movement tips.
Thursday, March 12th - Mike McParland, long-time "Key Man" at Weber's Hamburgers on Highway 11, high school basketball referee and enthusiastic mentor for young people, is an advocate for maintaining an active lifestyle through a balance of interests, exercise and continual learning.
Thursday, March 19th - Crystal Cabural, coordinator for the new Seniors at Play program, will speak about the value and benefits of socializing and how this program can be a great option for interacting with people, having fun and keeping active.
Thursday, March 26th - Lorie Roberts will speak about how the Big Brothers/Sisters organization is enabling volunteers to provide life-changing mentoring experiences to young people in Orillia and area. This mentoring helps young people deal with and overcome life's adversities.
Come and be part of the fun!