Seniors' Centre Without Walls

The Municipality of Greenstone is happy to introduce Seniors' Centre Without Walls (SCWW).  SCWW  is easy to join and it's for free!  Now seniors (anyone 55 and over) in our area can be part of a community from the comfort of their own home.

All you need is a tablet, computer or phone!  No equipment? No problem! Tablets and headphones are available for use! Connect to educational, health and wellness, travel, history, game sessions and festive activities. It's fun, free and easy!

If you or a Senior you know is interested in engaging with others and having a way to be a part of the community SCWW is a virtual, dependable support group and learning centre.  Try it out and spread the word!

To register or for more information contact:  Bernadine O'Brien, EPC Coordinator at 807-853-0625.

Please click on the link below for monthly event calendars.

May Calendar of Events

April Calendar of Events

March Calendar of Events

February Calendar of Events

SENIORS’ CENTRE WITHOUT WALLS IN GREENSTONE

WHAT IS IT?

  • FREE, FUN AND EASY Seniors’ Program
  • Activities, educational, health and wellness programs each month
  • To build community, prevent loneliness for isolated seniors.
  • To enhance existing seniors’ services locally

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

  • Residents of Greenstone
  • 55+ years of age

     

ACTIVE LIVING: Chair Exercises, Zumba Gold, Walking at Home and Chair Yoga are exercise glasses geared to beginners and seniors. Only equipment needed is a chair.  You will need a tablet or computer to watch these videos.

FUN THINGS TO DO – Bingo, Trivia, Scattegories, Fun Fact Frenzy, Fact or Fiction are interactive activities which can be done over the phone.

AUDIO BOOK CLASSICS – Narrator(s) reads a Classic Novel.  We will listen to one hour each week on the phone to a classic novel. I will pick the first book, but its up to you to choose the next!  Put your thinking caps on to select our next story!

OH THE PLACES WE’LL GO – We will visit unusual places, scenic locations around the world!  Each week will be a surprise!

GUEST PRESENTERS – from time to time we will have Guest presenters to share information about their programs/services or health information which may be helpful to you.  Please let me know what you may be interested in learning.

COFFEE TALK – a opportunity to meet your friends or make new friends on the phone. Brew a tea or coffee and catch up. Share happy moments, experiences and keep in touch.

 

Funding for this initiative was provided by the Province of Ontario.  The views expressed in this publication are the views of the Recipient of the funding and do not necessarily reflect those of the Province. 

 

Thursday, January 28, 2021