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:
Please be advised that all the following Seniors' programs for March & those in early April have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 Viral outbreak!
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.
The following schedule may be cancelled! Watch for up-dates to be posted!
Thursday, April 2nd - Tanya Parkhurst works with Helix Health care in Orillia, part of a team of expert audiologists and hearing instrument specialists. Tanya will provide information on the many aspects of hearing loss and answer questions. She will stay after the presentation to offer hearing screenings to those that are interested.
Thursday, April 9th - Maundy Thursday - Seniors Centre cancelled
Thursday, April 16th - Dana Hancock, local artist and entrepreneur, will present a workshop in which participants will have fun and use their creativity in following easy directions to make hand-stamped greeting cards.
Thursday, April 23rd - The management of the Northern Reflections store in the Orillia Square mall will work with volunteer models from our Seniors' Centre to present another popular Spring Fashion Show.
Thursday, April 30th - Neill Latter will lead volunteer "celebrity" panelists and the Seniors' Centre audience in a rousing game of " Tic Tac Trivia". This game has been a long time fan favourite.
Come and be part of the fun!