Events Calendar

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS - Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 until Friday, November 30, 2018
Niagara

Contact Information: Samantha Woodcroft - Phone: 905-501-3572

The Canadian Red Cross & McMaster University are launching a unique health initiative called the Cardiovascular Health Awarerness Program. The goal of this program is to improve the cardiovascular health of older adults in Niagara. We are seeking volunteers 18+ for a minimum of 3 hours/month for at least 6 months. For more info on how to become a CHAP Community Connector, visit the link attached.

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS - Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program website link

Minds in Motion

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 until Wednesday, December 19, 2018 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Niagara Falls Buckley Towers, 4900 Buckley Ave.

Contact Information: Cynthia Krawczuk - Phone: 905-687-3914

Minds in Motion is a program that combines physical activity, mental & social stimulation for people living with early to mid-stage Alzheimer's disease or other dementias, and their care partners. The two-hour per week program runs for eight weeks. Registration required. Cost for 8-week session: $40/per couple.

Minds in Motion website link

Beer and Books

Monday, November 19, 2018 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Taps on Queen, 4680 Queen Street

Contact Information: Library Staff - Phone: 905-356-8080

Find out what's on tap for good book buzz this fall. Beer and Books meets at Taps on Queen. Registration is required.

Beer and Books website link

Aging Well Speaker Event on 'Falls Prevention'

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Coronation 50 Plus Recreation Centre

Contact Information: Hanya Nagy - Phone: 905-356-6493

Learn about preventing falls, use of assisted devices, proper foot wear, walking and more. Plus a demonstration on high quality essential oils for pain, circulation and sleep. Members $5 Non members $8

Aging Well Speaker Event on 'Falls Prevention' website link

Gale Centre Walkers Book Club

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Gale Centre, Rink 1 upper level walking track, 5152 Thorold Stone Road

Contact Information: Library Staff - Phone: 905-356-8080

Join us before or after your walk at the Gale Centre once a month for a lively book discussion. Come to one, a few or all. Books will be marked and available in the NovelBranch book vending machine.

Gale Centre Walkers Book Club website link

Digging for Your Roots

Thursday, November 22, 2018 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Victoria Avenue Library, 4848 Victoria Avenue

Contact Information: Library Staff - Phone: 905-356-8080

Beginners can learn how to use Ancestry Library Edition to aid in their genealogical research. This database is available to use free of charge at our library locations. There is a limit of 6 people per class and each person will have access to a computer for hands-on training. Registration is required.

Digging for Your Roots website link