Seniors Activities at a Glance

Older Adult Centre
Special Events
July - August 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

One-on-One Counseling
Canada Day Children's Festival at Square One Shopping Centre - July 1, 2009
Regency Retirement Residence Canada Day Strawberry Social - July 1, 2009
Canada Day Toonie Bingo - July 2, 2009
Movie Matinee: The Break-Up - July 8, 2009
Touring China Presentation - July 15, 2009
Cruise to Danger Murder Mystery - July 16, 2009
Movie Matinee: Juno - August 5, 2009
New Member Social - August 24, 2009


One-on-One Counselling

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Need someone to talk to? Book a one-hour appointment with our Social Worker for a free One-on-One Counseling session. Appointments can be made by contacting Lina at (905) 615-3207. Social Workers are provided through a partnership with Family Services of Peel.

"Family Services of Peel (FSP) provides a range of free* counselling services that includes assistance with personal, financial and employment concerns. *Some fees, scaled to income, apply in a few programs."

"Family Services of Peel provides counselling and therapy for a wide range of problems. Focuses include: couple conflict, difficulties resulting from early childhood abuse (physical, emotional and sexual), problematic eating and sleeping patterns, stress resulting from family breakdown, current job loss, family death, illness, financial difficulty, parenting and family relationships."


Summer is the time to clean out the house! The Centre is looking for:

Door Prizes for Special Events

Great clothes for our Fall Swap

Jewellery for our upcoming sale

Canadian Tire money

HBC Rewards Points

Christmas wrapping paper

Bows and ribbons

Used Christmas cards

One or two chess clocks

Paperback books for our Library


Canada Day Children's Festival
at Square One Shopping Centre

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Wednesday, July 1, 2009 - From Noon to 3:00 p.m.

Bring the grand kids! From toddlers to seniors, everyone will enjoy the clowns, jugglers, face painting, rock climbing and more. Visit our Fish Pond or watch Bob the Builder on stage then visit the W.O.W. Weird on Wheels truck. This free event will be on the outside lawn next to the Empire Theatre.

Special programs are also offered on Mississauga Canada Day, Celebrate at City Centre, Wednesday, July 1, 2009. Mississauga Rocks! (Fireworks by Metro). Live Entertainment (Hotel California, Marshall Dane, Kreesha Turner, and Sloan). Kids' Activities (Bob the Builder, Opera Luminata, Slam Jam and Mountain Bike Trix and Trial Show). Free Transit.


Regency Retirement Residence
Canada Day Strawberry Social

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Join Us on Canada Day!

Location: 29 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga, ON L5H 2H7 Canada
Call Sara at 905-891-2422 for more details.

Regency Retirement Residence, Canada Day Strawberry Social - Poster at Older Adult Centre


Canada Day Toonie Bingo

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Thursday, July 2, 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+.


Movie Matinée: The Break-Up

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Wednesday, July 8, 2009 from 1:00 p.m.

The Break-Up (2006). Plot Summary from IMDb.

Monthly feature: The Break-Up (2006) - Romantic comedy. Starring Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn.

$2.00 per person, includes popcorn.
Location: Older Adult Centre Lion's Den.


Touring China Presentation

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Wednesday, July 15, 2009 - 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Have you always wanted to visit China? Make your dreams come true. Nexus Holiday Tours of China presents photos and information on two Exclusive Senior Club Member Specials:

12-Day Jewels of China Tour - Beijing, Xi'an, Hangzhou, Wuzhen Town, Wuxi, Shanghai - CAD $2,699.00 + taxes of $420.00. Single Supplement: $599.00. From Toronto - Departure Dates: July 11, 25, August 8, 22, September 5, 19, October 3, 17, 31, November 14, 28, 2009.

23-Day China Golden Experience. All-Inclusive Tour Package Special for Seniors Club Members - CAD $4,399.00 + taxes of $450.00. Single Room Supplement: $1380.00. Departure Dates: September 19 and October 17, 2009.

23-Day China Golden Experience. All-Inclusive Tour Package Special for Seniors Club Members - CAD $4,299.00 + taxes of $450.00. Single Room Supplement: $1280.00. From Toronto - Departure Date: November 14, 2009.

CHINA Tour Presentation Introduction Activities will take place at Older Adult Centre, Program Room.
Cost: $1.75 per person, includes refreshments.
Please register in advance at the Administration Office.

If you missed this presentation, please call Danna Guo of Nexus Holidays for more information, detailed itineraries and brochures: 416-222-8989.

Nexus Holidays Toronto Inc. - TICO# 50016225
(Senior Club Tour Program Co-organizer)
428 - 45 Sheppard Ave. E.
Toronto, ON M2N 5W9 Canada
Toll free: 1-866-553-8989
Fax: 416-222-6212
E-mail: toronto@nexusholidays.com


Cruise to Danger Murder Mystery

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Thursday, July 16, 2009 - Starting at 12:30 p.m.

Our Square One Players are back to stump you with another "Who Done It". Board the cruise ship SQ1 for a light lunch that's to die for!

Light lunch of salads, cold cuts, cheeses, rolls, desserts, fruits, juice, tea and coffee included.

Door prizes.

Ticket Price: Members: $8.00, Guests (all ages) $10.00.

Sponsored by Heritage Glen Community for Seniors and Regency Retirement Residence.

Audience on board Cruise to Danger
Audience on board SQ1 Cruise to Danger
enjoying lunch and Murder Mystery
Thelma the Cruise Director and Laura the Cruise Manager, photo by Bob Stephens
Thelma Bauman (Cruise Director), Laura Surman (Cruise Manager)
Photo by Bob Stephens
Mystery Murder Suspects
The Seven Murder Suspects
Sierra Sweetly (Phyllis Harvey) Lady Hoffenboard (Cam Wooledge) Lord Hoffenboard (John Wooledge)
Sierra Sweetly (Phyllis Harvey), Lady Hoffenboard (Cam Wooledge), Lord Hoffenboard (John Wolledge)
Granny Adams (Lu Huband) Dr. Ignatius Didit (Bill Vandalfsen) Kansas Brown (Helga Hollinger)
Granny Adams (Lu Huband), Dr. Ignatius Didit (Bill Vandalfsen), Kansas Brown (Helga Hollinger)
Madame Francesca (Margaret Combdon)
Madame Francesca (Margaret Combdon)

Desserts on board Cruise to Danger
Desserts
Dessert Chefs
Dessert Chefs
Two Chefs
Two Chefs
Andy and Stu
Andy and Stu, our Caretakers
More Chefs
More Chefs

Above 5 photos of behind-the-scene helpers by Bob Stephens

Movie Matinée: Juno

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Wednesday, August 5, 2009 from 1:00 p.m.

Juno (2007) - Movie Review by A.O. Scott, New York Times.

Monthly feature: Juno (2007) -

$2.00 per person, includes popcorn.
Location: Older Adult Centre Lion's Den.


New Member Social

New Member Social

Monday, August 24, 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 ticket at the Administration Office.