Seniors Activities at a Glance

Older Adult Centre
Special Events January - March 2009

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To reach Older Adult Centre
Address: 100 City Centre Drive, P.O. Box 2214, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 2C9 Canada
Telephone: 905-615-3207


New Member Social - Jan. 8, 2009
China Tour Presentation - Jan. 13, 2009
New Dimensions for Ethno Cultural Seniors - Jan. 17, 2009
Flashback to the 50's - Jan. 30 and 31, 2009
Arabian Breakfast for Women (MIAG) - Feb. 2, 2009
Reach-Out to Women from Visible Minorities Conference (MIAG) - Feb. 11, 2009
Red Hatters Valentine's Tea - Feb. 13, 2009
Toonie Bingo - Feb. 17, 2009
Cruise Week Raffle - Mar. 2 - Mar. 6, 2009
Cruise Week: Cruise Ship Travelogue - Mar. 2, 2009
Beach Party - Mar. 3, 2009
Lunch at the Captain's Table - Mar. 6, 2009
Senior's Info and Active Living Fair - Mar. 26-27, 2009
Spring Fashion Show - Mar. 31, 2009


Is Your New Year's Resolution to Clean Out the House?
The Centre Is Looking for Items.

Door Prizes, Gift Wrapping Paper, New & Used Christmas Cards, Chess Clocks, China Tea Cups, Sterling Teaspoons, Ribbons, Paperback Books, etc.


New Member Social

New Member Social

Thursday, January 8, 2009 - Starting at 1:30 p.m.

New and potential members are encouraged to attend this afternoon to learn about our programs, special events and bus trips.

Free admission and light refreshments.
Please pick up your free ticket at the Administration Office.


China Tour Presentation

Panda Google image from http://www.chinaodysseytours.com/tours/pictures/Ashley-and-Lynn-Crisp/daybyday/panda-bear-d.jpg

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 - 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Have you always wanted to visit China? Nexus Holiday Tours of China presents photos and information on an Exclusive Senior Club Member Special: 23-Day China Golden Experience. All-Inclusive Tour Package - See Itinerary, Detailed Info in PDF. Tour Departure Dates from Toronto: March 18, 2009, April 29, 2009.

Location: Older Adult Centre, Program Room.
Cost: $1.75 includes refreshments.
Please register in advance at the Administration Office.
RSVP: Please also call Danna at 416-222-8989 to let her know you will be attending the presentation.


New Dimensions for Ethno Cultural Seniors

Saturday, January 17, 2009: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Presented by The Multicultural Inter-Agency Group of Peel ( MIAG )

Panel of Best Practices
Guest Speaker: "The Gift of Aging"
Multicultural Entertainment
Art Exhibition
Information Booths
Inter-Generational Communication
Raffle, Draws
Light lunch will be provided.
FREE ADMISSION

Location: Older Adult Centre
100 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, ON L5B 2C9
Inside Square One Shopping Centre,
Lower level between The Bay and Bank of Montreal.

Please register before January 10, 2009 at Multicultural Inter-Agency Group of Peel
Phone: 905-270-6252/1829 - Mon. to Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Email: Info@miag.ca.

In collaboration with:
East Mississauga Community Health Centre
Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre
Older Adult Centre
ALCE Art & Health
Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre
Region of Peel
Peel Senior Link
United Achievers Community Services
Palestine House
Elder Help Peel
Inter-Cultural Neighborhood Social Services
Catholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin
Community Members
MIAG Acknowledges the financial support of New Horizons for Seniors - Human Resources and Social Development Canada (HRSDC) Government of Canada.


Jayco Productions and
Older Adult Centre present
Flashback to the 50's

50's Fashion Google image from http://mandisattic.com/shop/images/1950s%20front.jpg

Friday, January 30, and Saturday, January 31, 2009
Starting at 2:00 p.m.
At the Mississauga Seniors' Centre

1389 Cawthra Road, Mississauga, ON, L5G 4L1 Canada
905-615-4810

We're bringing back our wonderful 50's show!!
Join all your friends at Wooly's Diner for this singing and dancing extravaganza!

Ticket Price: $12.00 (All ages).

You can purchase the DVD or VCR tape of the show for $20. Order forms can be picked up at the Administration Office.


Rewind the Fifties
The Timeless Jukebox
1950s MIDI Music
1950's men's clothing
Sock Hop - 50s Party!
Poodle Skirts
1950s Glamour with Fifties Accessories - Fashion History
1950s Fashion History - The 'Look' of 50s Glamour with Fashion Dressmaking Patterns
Fashion Plates of 1950s Coats and Costume Suits



Reach-Out to Women from Visible Minorities

Arabian Breakfast for Women

Wednesday, February 2, 2009: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Presented by The Multicultural Inter-Agency Group of Peel (MIAG )

Arab Woman image from Bait Muzna Gallery http://www.omanart.com/events.htm

Workshop Highlights

Guest Speaker: Mona S.A. Hanna

Let us meet, talk and share life experience and knowledge on:
Ways to cope with life challenges,
Life skills and self-empowerment,
Safety tips for women and girls.

Free Event! Women from all backgrounds are welcome!

Child care will be provided.
Enjoy the delicacy of the Arabic traditional breakfast.
A draw on participants' names will take place and gifts will be presented!
High school students can consider their participation as a community placement.

For registration, please call 905-270-6252
Or, email to Lama Osman: lama@miag.ca

MIAG acknowledges the financial support of Status of Women Canada.

Notice outlining details of this event is posted at the Older Adult Centre Bulletin Board.


The Multicultural Inter-Agency Group of Peel (MIAG )

Is pleased to invite you to participate in:

Reach-Out to Women from Visible Minorities Conference

A Celebration to Honour
Women from Arab and Latin American Communities:


Courage, Strength, Dignity and Achievements


Islamic Woman Google image from http://th01.deviantart.com/fs10/300W/f/2006/325/3/f/a_lady_by_Muslim_Women.jpg Women of Latin America Google image from http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/61QAMCPX37L._SL500_AA240_.jpg

Wednesday, February 11, 2009: 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

A wonderful time to share and learn ways to cope with life's challenges.
Arab and Hispanic Music and Food.
Community agencies displays and valuable resources will be available.

Free Event! Women from all backgrounds are welcome!

Lunch and Child Care will be provided.
Fun Children's Activities, Face Painting.
Surprise Gifts, Tim Horton's Vouchers, and much more!

Location: Maple Banquet Hall
1325 Eglinton Avenue East
Mississauga, ON L4W 4L9
(North west corner of Eglinton Avenue East and Dixie Road)

Please RSVP to confirm your attendance via:
Email at info@miag.ca
Or call: 905-270-6252

MIAG acknowledges the financial support of Status of Women Canada.

Notice outlining details of this event is posted at the Older Adult Centre Bulletin Board.


Red Hatters Valentine's Tea

Valentine's Day Tea Google image from http://i.ehow.com/images/GlobalPhoto/Articles/2192756/valentines-main_Full.jpg

Friday, February 13, 2009
Starting at 1:30 p.m.

View photos of Red Hatters Luncheon 13 Feb. 2009 from In Focus Mississauga News.

The Square One Red Hatters invite you for tea. Don your best red or purple outfit and join the Red Hatters for this afternoon of fun. Enjoy entertainment and light refreshments.

Ticket Price: $4.00 Members, $5.00 Guests.


Toonie Bingo

Bingo - from Google image http://www.jadedwritings.com/eccentric/images/bingo.jpg

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 - Starting at 1:30 p.m.

Enjoy snacks at your table and lots of door prizes during this special bingo.
Free jackpot card for all!!

Tickets: $2.00 Members, $3.00 Guests 50+


Cruise Week Raffle

Cruise Raffle from Google image 
http://thunderbears.org/ThunderCruise_files/image004.jpg

Monday, March 2 to Friday, March 6, 2009


Cruise Week!

March 2 - 6, 2009

Cruise from  Google image 
http://www.cruisesatcost.com/media/images/pictures/cruise_ship4.jpg

Cruise Ship Travelogue
on Monday, March 2, 2009 starting at 1:30 p.m.

Come and sail the world with this wonderful slide show!

Tickets: $2.00 Members, $3.00 Guests 50+.


Beach Party
on Tuesday, March 3, 2009, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Bring your swimsuit for a fun swim at King Gardens Retirements Residence. Enjoy light refreshments with a tropical taste!

Tickets: $3.00 Members, $4.00 Guests 50+.


Lunch at the Captain's Table
on Friday, March 6, 2009 starting at 12:30 p.m.

View photos from Lunch at the Captain's Table from Snap North Mississauga.

We're pulling out all the stops to give you a great party! Enjoy a tropical catered lunch, then take part in some cruise ship fun. Prizes will be awarded for the best traveling costume and the craziest souvenir!

Tickets: $12.00 Members, $14.00 Guests 50+.


Senior's Information and Active Living Fair

Happy Seniors Couple - Google image from http://www.babyboomercaretaker.com/images/Indoor-Activites-For-Elderly-Seniors.jpg3 Active Happy Senior Ladies - Google image from http://www.co.marin.ca.us/depts/lb/main/newsletter/images/seniors.jpgDancing Seniors - Google image from http://www.latrobe.vic.gov.au/WebFiles/Media/Images/2007/VSF07%20EntDance2_med.jpg

Thursday, March 26, 2009 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, March 27, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

View Poster in PDF: 2009 Senior's Information and Active Living Fair

View Photos: 2009 Senior's Information and Active Living Fair from Snap North Mississauga.

Older Adult Centre presents ...

A free two-day Senior's Information and Active Living Fair. This is your opportunity to meet, talk with, and find out about a variety of support and assistance services available to seniors.

Free Admission - All Welcome!
Over 30 different exhibitors each day.
Door prizes, health clinics, participant gift bags.
Speakers, entertainment and free refreshments.

Speaker Schedule

Thursday, March 26, 2009   Friday, March 27, 2009
1:30 p.m. Mental Health and Addictions      10:30 a.m. Diabetes: What You Need to Know
2:30 p.m. Physical Activity for Seniors      11:30 a.m. Dental Health in Seniors
3:30 p.m. Vitality at the Older Adult Centre      12:30 a.m. Vitality at the Older Adult Centre

Sponsored by the Mississauga Central Lions Club, The Ontario Seniors' Secretariat, and The Older Adult Centres Association of Ontario.


Spring Fashion Show

Fashion Show

Tuesday, March 31, 2009 from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

View photos of Spring Fashion Show from In Focus Mississauga News.

Spring is just around the corner! View the latest in spring fashions by Tan Jay and Alia presented by Sears Square One as you enjoy a delicious dessert.

Ticket price: $6.00 for Members, $7.00 for Guests 50+.