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

Women in Business Awards

Friday, November 16, 2018
Marriott on the Falls

Contact Information: GNCC - Phone: 905-684-2361

The Women in Business Awards recognize the leadership and success of women in our business community. The WIBAs aim to encourage more women to seek out and reach for leadership roles in business, politics and our community. Join us to celebrate the stories of women in business in Niagara.Nominations are now closed. Stay tuned for the list of finalists!

Women in Business Awards website link

Niagara Falls Santa Claus Parade

Saturday, November 17, 2018 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Niagara Falls City Hall, 4310 Queen Street, Niagara Falls

Contact Information: Lori Albanese - Phone: 905-356-7521

Santa Claus is coming to town! Come and enjoy fabulous marching bands and great entertainment in the Niagara Falls Santa Claus Parade. It begins at 11 am sharp and travels along Victoria Avenue to Queen Street. After the Parade, Santa will meet with the children at City Hall.

Niagara Falls Santa Claus Parade website link

One Book at a Time Club

Saturday, November 17, 2018 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Victoria Avenue Library, 4848 Victoria Avenue

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

Don't have time to commit to a book club every month? Join us for One Book at a Time Saturday Book Club for a great read. Registration is ongoing, on a monthly basis.

One Book at a Time Club 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