Special Events for Seniors

Special Events for Seniors
in Mississauga Area

Please note:
All public events and gatherings are cancelled
due to Coronavirus Pandemic.
Virtual events, including ZOOM Conferences, are now available.

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A Note on Movie Ratings:

See also: Motion picture content rating system from Wikipedia
12 : Contains material not generally suitable for children under age 12.
12A : 12 Accompaniment - Requires an adult to accompany any child under 12.
14A : 14 Accompaniment - Persons under 14 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
15 : No one under 15 is allowed to see a 15 film at the cinema or buy/rent a 15 rated video. 15 rated works are not suitable for children under 15 years of age.
18 : Suitable only for adults.
18A : 18 Accompaniment - Persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
A : Adult - Only for adults. Sole purpose of the film is the portrayal of sexually explicit activity and/or explicit violence.
G : General Audiences. All ages admitted.
M : Mature audiences, parental discretion advised. M rating renamed to GP then revised to PG.
NR or UR - Not Rated or Unrated : Film has not been submitted for rating or is an uncut version of a film that was submittted.
NC-17 : No one 17 and under admitted.
PG : Parental Guidance Suggested. Suitable for general viewing, aged 8 and over.
PG-13 : Parents strongly cautioned for children under age 13.
R : Restricted - Admittance restricted to people 18 years of age or older. Children under 17 are not allowed to attend R-rated motion pictures unaccompanied by a parent or adult guardian.
R18 : Adult works for licensed premises only.
U : Universal viewing. Suitable for all, aged 4 and over.
U/A : Parental guidance required for children to see the movie.
UR : Unrated. Film has not been submitted for rating or is an uncut version of a film that was submittted.
X : Adults only, persons under 18 will not be admitted.

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EVENTS LISTING:

MAY 2020

● Wednesday, May 6: Physical - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, May 7: CARP Aging with Vitality Expo at Le Treport Wedding & Convention Centre 10:00 am - 3:00 pm ~FREE Admission * Pre-purchase a Lunch for $5~
● Friday, May 8: Physical - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 10:00 am - 12:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 8: Rise Up Mississauga Concert of Hope 7:00 pm ~FREE Watch Facebook Online~
● Tuesday, May 12: CARP Mississauga Monthly Meeting at Hazel McCallion Banquet Hall 6:30 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 13: Mental - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 15: Mental - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 10:00 am - 12:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 20: Dr. Alan Wolfelt: "Loving From the Outside In, Mourning From the Inside Out: Helping Yourself Heal When Someone Dies" presented by Turner & Porter at Toronto Congress Centre 7:00 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 20: Emotional - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 22: Emotional - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 10:00 am - 12:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 27: Spiritual - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 29: Spiritual - The Circle Way Series Balancing Wholeness ZOOM Session at Heart House Hospice 10:00 am - 12:00 pm ~FREE~

JUNE 2020

● Tuesday, June 2: Navigating the Ontario Health Care System: Panel Talk and Workshop at Active Adult Centre of Mississauga 6:30 pm ~FREE~


Wednesday May 6 (Physical), 13 (Mental), 20 (Emotional), and 27 (Spiritual)
The Circle Way - Series Balancing Wholeness 6:00 to 8:00 pm

FREE

The Circle Way offers the opportunity for active listening, mutual support, intentional sharing, deeper connection, and self-reflection in a caring environment.

This Circle Way Series will focus on aspect of that which makes a person whole. Space is limited to 10 people. You are welcome to join anytime throughout the session dates. This same series is also offered on Fridays see more information on this web page. This is a free workshop and open to the general public.

Please RSVP Kathy your attendance at kratchford@heaerthousehospice.com stating which session you would like to attend and a Zoom link will be sent to you.

ZOOM Conference organized by Heart House Hospice.

Location: Online ZOOM Conference organized by Heart House Hospice
1-855 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga ON L4W 4L6 Canada

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CARP logo image from http://www.carp.ca/

Aging with Vitality Expo

Le Tréport Wedding & Convention Centre

Aging with Vitality Expo Google image from https://www.facebook.com/events/2449240435316222/
Image source: CARP Mississauga Facebook

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
South Mississauga: Doors open at 9:30 am

FREE Admission. Pre-purchase a Lunch for $5.00!

Healthy Body ... Healthy Mind ... Socialize ... Have Fun!

Fitness ... Nutrition ... Yoga ... Bingo with Prizes!

30+ Community Exhibitors ... and More!

Join Carp Mississauga for the second Aging with Vitality Expo. Featuring interactive speakers on healthy body, mind and nutrition. There will be a variety of exhibitors, door prizes and a Bingo game. Lunch must be pre-chased for $5 when you register at Snapd. Be a good neighbour and invite a friend.

Limited seating! To pre-register, call 416-997-0919 or email: CARPMississauga@gmail.com

To order a $5 lunch ticket, go to snapd.at/pwecre7.

Location: Le Treport Wedding & Convention Centre
1075 Queensway East, Mississauga ON L4Y 4C1 Canada
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Phone: 905-276-7729
info@letreport.com

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Friday, May 8 (Physical), 15 (Mental), 22 (Emotional), and 29 (Spiritual)
The Circle Way - Series Balancing Wholeness - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

FREE

The Circle Way offers the opportunity for active listening, mutual support, intentional sharing, deeper connection, and self-reflection in a caring environment.

This Circle Way Series will focus on aspect of that which makes a person whole. Space is limited to 10 people. You are welcome to join anytime throughout the session dates. This same series is also offered on Fridays see more information on this web page. This is a free workshop and open to the general public.

Please RSVP Kathy your attendance at kratchford@heaerthousehospice.com stating which session you would like to attend and a Zoom link will be sent to you.

ZOOM Conference organized by Heart House Hospice.

Location: Online ZOOM Conference organized by Heart House Hospice
1-855 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga ON L4W 4L6 Canada

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Rise Up Mississauga
Concert of Hope

Rise Up Mississauga Concert of Hope
Rise Up Mississauga
Concert of Hope
Image source: Mississauga Arts Council

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 7:00 to 7:40 pm

FREE. Watch it live on Facebook Mississauga Arts Council

"This week the Mississauga Arts Council needs your help networking and promoting a special online presentation 'Rise Up Mississauga - Concert of Hope', a made in Mississauga show of inspiring talent by outstanding musicians, singing uplifting songs, in solidarity with front line and essential workers soldiering on for us through this pandemic.

Show introduction by Mayor Crombie with every City Councillor offering their best wishes before introducing the next exciting performance in the 40-minute production.

Featured performers: Tom Barlow, Patti Jannetta-Baker, Matt Zaddy and Heather Christine, David Leask, The Dreamboats, Arlene Paculan, Queen Pepper, Alessia Cohle, Jacelyn Holmes, Jeff Jones and Michelle Deneault and Stephanie Braganza."

Location: Watch it Live on the Mississauga Art Council's Facebook Page

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CARP logo image from http://www.carp.ca/

CARP Mississauga Chapter
Monthly Community Meeting

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 6:30 to 9:00 pm

FREE. Everyone welcome! All ages, members, non-members.

Please join us for an educational event with speakers on health, finances, and community activities.

New venue beginning January 14, 2020 - CARP Mississauga Chapter Monthly Community Meeting will be held at the Hazel McCallion Banquet Hall at Vic Johnston Community Centre / Streetsville Arena, 335 Church Street, (Streetsville) Mississauga ON L5M 2C2 Canada.

May 12, 2020 AGENDA:
● 6:30 pm - Doors Open
        * Water, coffee, tea, cookies
        * Visit exhibitors for prize tickets

● 7:00 pm - Meeting Starts
        * Welcome and a few words from exhibitors
        * Exercise

● 7:30 pm - Presentation
        * "Climate Crisis and HIV in Africa" ~ Rita Hutton and Pat McKee, Oomama

● 8:05 pm - Break
        * Water, coffee, tea, cookies
● 8:25 pm - Presentation continued
● 8:50 pm - Prizes
● 9:00 pm - Close

For further information:
Contact Murray Etherington, 416-997-0919
Email: CARPMississauga@gmail.com
Facebook: Mississauga CARP
Website: CARP Mississauga Chapter

Location: Hazel McCallion Banquet Hall, Vic Johnston Community Centre
335 Church Street, Streetsville, ON L5M 2C2 Canada
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Loving From the Outside In
Mourning From the Inside Out:
Helping Yourself Heal When Someone Dies
with Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Presented by Turner & Porter
at Toronto Congress Centre

Dr. Alan Wolfelt, PhD Google image from https://www.taps.org/alanwolfelt
Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D.
Image source: TAPS

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Dr. Alan Wolfelt is an author, educator, and grief counselor. He is known across North America for his inspirational teaching gifts. His compassionate messages about healing in grief - based on his own personal losses as well as his professional experience supporting children, teens, adults, and families over the last three decades - speak not only to the intellect but to the hearts of all who hear him. Perhaps best known for his model of "companioning" versus "treating" mourners, Dr. Wolfelt is committed to helping people mourn well so they can live well and love well. ~ Info from Center for Loss and Life Transition.

This presentation will be helpful to anyone who is experiencing grief in their life.

This is an invitation to you, your family and friends from Turner & Porter. All are welcome to attend.

There are 2 ways to register for this event. You are encouraged to do so early.

1. Call 416-767-6793 Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, or
2. Go to Turner & Porter Events to REGISTER NOW. You will receive a confirmation email which includes an option to unregister from this event if so wished.

Location: Toronto Congress Centre
650 Dixon Road, Etobicoke ON M9W 1J1 Canada
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There are over 6000 FREE parking spaces at the Toronto Congress Centre

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Navigating the Ontario Health Care System:
Panel Talk and Workshop

at Active Adult Centre of Mississauga

Healthcare in Ontario: How does it Work and How is it Funded? Google image from https://www.closingthegap.ca/guides/healthcare-in-ontario-how-does-it-work-and-how-is-it-funded/
Image source: Closing the Gap

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 6:30 pm

This event is a part of the Active Adult Resource Series. A series of unique fairs and seminars specific to older adults and the resources they seek.

Do you have questions about the health care system in Ontario? Are you currently seeking resources for a family member?

Ask your questions and get answers from a panel of experts in the field. Leave with an Advanced Care Plan and peace of mind.

Space is limited. To RSVP, please contact: https://www.aacmiss.ca/contact. For more info, call 905-615-3207.

Location: Active Adult Centre of Mississauga, in Central Parkway Mall
377 Burnhamthorpe Road East, Suite 116, Mississauga ON L5A 3Y1 Canada
Enter on ground floor near Baskin Robbins and McDonalds. Come upstairs to the second floor.
Use FREE Mall parking outdoors or FREE underground parking at rear of Mall. Take elevator to second floor.
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