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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 2019

● Thursday, May 2: "I Am Still Me" - A Theatre Performance and Panel Discussion at Burnhamthorpe Community Centre 5:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, May 7: Mental Health Conference and Expo at Conference Centre at CHSI - The Centre for Health & Safety Innovation 9:00 am - 3:30 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 8: Orientation Evening: Social Walking Group for People in Grief at Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 10: FREE Group Education Session: Diabetes Living, Part 1 at East Mississauga Community Health Centre (EMCHC) 1:00 - 4:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 10: Mother's Day High Tea at The Erinview by Sifton 2:00 pm ~FREE~
● Monday, May 13: Boost Your Nervous System to Improve Your Health and Relieve Pain by Dr. Erman Ali, B.A. (Hons.), CSCS, D.C. at Goodness Me! Mississauga Store 6:30 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, May 14: CARP Mississauga Monthly Meeting at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa Dinner at 5:00 pm (Cost with CARP Discount). Meeting from 6:30 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 15: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 15: Lecture presentation by Professor Mark Rector, author of OH CANADA! Our Home and Inventive Land! Oakville Historical Society Speaker Series at St. John's United Church 7:30 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, May 16: Lunch and Learn: Antique Appraisal and Downsizing Tips at Parkland on the Glen 12:00 - 2:30 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, May 16: Naturescaping - Free Gardening Workshop by Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) at Vic Johnston Community Centre 7:00 - 8:30 pm ~FREE~
● Saturday, May 18: Coffee and Code at Springdale Branch, Brampton Public Library 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ~FREE~
● Sunday, May 19: Love Your Lake - Public Litter Cleanup at Lakefront Promenade Park, Mississauga 1:00 - 3:00 pm ~FREE~
● Monday, May 20: Drop In Older Adult Pickleball at Mississauga Valley Community Centre 9:00 am - 12:00 pm ~Cost: $2.60~
● Tuesday, May 21: Older Adult Luncheon with Presentation: "Walk into Health!" at Fellowship Christian Reformed Church 11:30am - 1:30 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 22: Seniors: International Folk Dance at East Mississauga Community Health Centre 10:00 - 11:30 am ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 22: Queen Victoria's Jewelry by Jennifer at VIVA Mississauga Retirement Community 2:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 22: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, May 24: FREE Group Education Session: Diabetes Living, Part 2 at East Mississauga Community Health Centre (EMCHC) 1:00 - 4:00 pm ~FREE~
● Saturday, May 25: Wild Magic Show with Greg Frewin and Lunch in Niagara Falls, Ontario - Organized by Silver Friends Depart: 10:00 am. Return: 4:00 pm.
● Saturday, May 25: Back to the 40s - 75th Anniversary of the Small Arms Inspection Building 1:00 - 5:00 pm ~FREE~
● Saturday, May 25: Open House with Music Performance by Matt Zaddy at Parkland on the Glen 2:00 - 4:00 pm.
● Monday, May 27: Lianne Harris Presents: Titanic Times at VIVA Mississauga Retirement Community 3:00 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, May 28: Financial Planning After Retirement by Karen Baker at The Erinview by Sifton 11:00 am ~FREE~
● Wednesday, May 29: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, May 30: Club 55 Seniors Get-Together at Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall 12:45 pm
● Friday, May 31: 7th Annual Seniors Information Fair hosted by Pat Saito, Ward 9 Councillor at Meadowcale Seniors' Centre 10:00 am - 12:00 noon ~FREE~

JUNE 2019

● Tuesday, June 4: 2019 Mississauga Older Adult Expo by City of Mississauga at South Common Community Centre 10:00 am - 2:00 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, June 4: Landscaping for Pollinators - Free Gardening Workshop by Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) at Port Credit Library 7:00 - 8:30 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, June 5: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Monday, June 10: Coding for Adults at Mississauga Central Library 6:30 - 8:30 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, June 11: CARP Mississauga Monthly Meeting at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa 6:30 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday,June 12: Seniors: International Folk Dance at East Mississauga Community Health Centre 10:00 - 11:30 am ~FREE~
● Wednesday, June 12: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Friday, June 14: Father's Day Happy Hour at The Erinview Retirement Residence 2:00 pm ~FREE~
● Saturday, June 15: Traditional Indigenous Beadwork at Mississauga Central Library 1:00 - 3:00 pm ~FREE~
● Monday, June 17: Mississauga Seniors Got Talent Show at Glenerin Inn, sponsored by Parkland on the Glen 10:00 am - 1:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, June 19: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Wednesday, June 19: Bad Art Night for Adults at Mississauga Central Library 6:30 - 8:00 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, June 20: What You Need to Know About Alzheimer's and Dementias with Jennifer Churchill at The Erinview 11:00 am ~FREE~
● Saturday, June 22: BINGO Tournament at Parkland on the Glen 2:00 - 3:30 pm
● Monday, June 24: Lunch and Learn with Financial Post Journalist Ted Rechtshaffen at Glenerin Inn 11:30 am - 2:00 pm ~FREE~
● Tuesday, June 25: Pierre's Dine and Learn - Topic: Insurance - FREE Financial Workshop at Emerald Chinese Restaurant 6:30 - 9:30 pm (Sharp) ~FREE~
● Wednesday, June 26: Social Walking Group for People in Grief by Heart House Hospice 6:00 - 7:00 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, June 27: Housing Options for Older Adults at Trinity Hall, Canadian Coptic Centre 9:00 am - 3:00 pm ~FREE for Adults 50+ in Peel and Halton~
● Thursday, June 27: Club 55 Seniors Get-Together at Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall 12:45 pm

JULY 2019

● Tuesday, July 9: CARP Mississauga BBQ Dinner
● Thursday, July 11: Navigating the Health Care System at The Erinview 11:00 am ~FREE~
● Wednesday, July 17: Beach Party Social at The Erinview 2:30 pm ~FREE~
● Thursday, July 25: Club 55 Seniors Get-Together at Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall 12:45 pm

AUGUST 2019

● Tuesday, August 13: CARP Mississauga Monthly Meeting at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa 6:30 - 9:00 pm ~FREE~
● Sunday, August 25: CARP-a-licious at Gustav Chophouse & Bar, Collingwood, ON 5:00 pm
● Thursday, August 29: Club 55 Seniors Get-Together at Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall 12:45 pm

SEPTEMBER 2019

OCTOBER 2019

● Wednesday, October 16: Oktoberfest 2019 at Concordia Club, Kitchener ON organized by Silver Friends and CARP Depart from St. Thomas à Becket Church 10:00 am, Return: 4:00 pm approx.


Burnhamthorpe Community Centre

"I Am Still Me"
A Theatre Performance
and Panel Discussion

MEHAR Logo Google image from http://meharcanada.com/about/                         MIAG Logo Google image from https://www.bydewey.com/sqspecialjul14.html
I Am Still Me No Matter My Mental Health by Niki McBain Adapted from Google image https://imgur.com/gallery/DFDeq
"I Am Still Me No Matter My Mental Health" by Niki McBain
Image source: imgur.com

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm - Refreshments and Welcome
5:30 pm - "I Am Still Me" Skit followed by
Panel Discussion and Questions

FREE

RSVP to MEHAR or MIAG
MEHAR - Call 416-845-4612 or Email: meharcanadainfo@gmail.com
MIAG - Call 905-270-6252 or Email: info@miag.ca

MEHAR = Mental and Emotional Health Awareness Renaissance
MIAG = Multicultural Inter-Agency Group of Peel (Ontario, Canada) - MIAG Centre for Diverse Women & Families

You are cordially invited to attend: I Am Still Me - Women and Depression
● A theatre performance and panel discussion led by mental health professionals on the occasion of celebrating South Asian Heritage Month, Mental Health Awareness Week, and Mother's Day.
● "I Am Still Me" is a skit which creates awareness around mental illness through powerful enactments of stories about recovery from mental illness and the journey of self-empowerment.
● It provides a unique platform to learn about the important aspects of depression in women, such as signs and symptoms of depression, negative and positive coping skills, stigma associated with depression, and self-help and empowerment in recovery.
● The phenomenal performance by the artistic team of "I Am Still Me" stimulates the minds of the audience.
● The panel discussion, followed by the skit, will engage the audience and increase their understanding on the challenges faced during recovery. ~ Info from MIAG flyer.

Location: Fleetwood Village Room, Burnhamthorpe Community Centre
1500 Gulleden Drive, Mississauga ON L4X 2T7 Canada
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Mental Health Conference and Expo

Hosted by CARP Mississauga
and Nashel's Event Planning Agency
at Centre for Health & Safety Innovation (CHSI)

Google image from https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-mental-health-conference-expo-tickets-59335591351
Image source: Eventbrite

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 9:00 am
Conference: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Expo: 1:00 - 3:30 pm (Cancelled)

CARP Mississauga and Nashel's Event Planning Agency are hosting a Mental Health Conference and Expo.

FREE Event! All Ages, Members and Non-Members are welcomed.

Presentations, Food, Drinks, and more! Join us! (Plenty of tea, coffee, donuts, cookies for refreshments. Free lunch cancelled.)

Limited seats for Conference - 100 seats maximum capacity. Tickets are going fast, so please register asap at Eventbrite.com.

For more info contact: 416-997-0919.

Show your OHIP card and provide your phone number to receive a free Naloxone kit (consists of a Naloxone Rapide Syringe in a tube, two 4mg Naloxone Hydrochloride Nasal Sprays, a CPR Face Shield, and a pair of Rubber Gloves) provided by the Foundation for the Responsible Administration of Emergency Medicines. "Naloxone is a drug that is used to prevent death that can occur following the ingestion of opiates or opioid. The drug can prevent an overdose by blocking receptors in the brain where opiates and opioids attach." We were shown how to administer the drug in an emergency situation, reminded to check the expiry date for the naloxone, and to be sure NOT to store our naloxone kits in an area below 15° C or above 30° C. Replacement naloxone vials or entire kits can be requested by emailing info at adminsteremergencymedicines.com or by calling 519-652-5558.

Location: Conference Centre at CHSI - The Centre for Health & Safety Innovation
5110 Creekbank Road, Mississauga ON L4W 0A1 Canada
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Social Walking Group for People in Grief Google image from https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/heart-house-hospice-hospice-of-peel-inc/events/walk/
Photo source: Heart House Hospice of Peel

Social Walking Group
for People in Grief
Orientation Evening
at Heart House Hospice

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

FREE

Orientation Evening: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 6:00 to 7:00 pm

"Social Walking Group for People in Grief" by Lisa Hoekstra, June 25, 2018: "Grief can highlight a need to connect with others who have grieved and practice self-care of body, mind and spirit. Current research indicates that 'exposure to green space significantly correlates to a positive effect on well-being.' (Psychology Today, Nature Therapy, August 2016).

This Orientation Session will be held at Heart House Hospice. Location of Park will be announced.

Wednesday Walking Evenings:
● Wednesdays, May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Participants will meet at a local park to do a one-hour walk in nature with trained volunteer facilitators followed by an opportunity to socialize over coffee.

Questions? Contact Alexandra Horsky at 905-712-8119 ext. 247 or ahorsky@hearthousehospice.com.

Please make a donation if you are unable to attend or can help even more. Donate at: CanadaHelps.org for Heart House Hospice / Hospice of Peel, Inc. CanadaHelps is a registered charity. BN: 896568417RR0001.

About This Charity: Heart House Hospice plays a critical role in our community by offering compassionate hospice care, grief and bereavement support for people of all ages in Mississauga and Brampton at no cost. Today, Heart House Hospice serves 1,000 individuals annually and thousands of family and loved ones throughout Mississauga and Brampton. Over 30 percent of the people served in 2016 were under the age of 65. Heart House Hospice has supported over 10,000 people to date and the demand for its programs continues to grow.

Location of Park: Contact Alexandra Horsky.

Location of Orientation May 8, 2019: Heart House Hospice
1-855 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga ON L4W 4L6 Canada
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Please note you can only access the parking lot via Timberlea Blvd.

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West Toronto Diabetes Education Program

FREE Group Education Session About Diabetes

Diabetes Education Google image from http://www.stph.org/diabeteseducation

Diabetes Living Part 1: Friday, May 10, 2019 - 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Diabetes Living Part 2: Friday, May 24, 2019 - 1:00 - 4:00 pm

West Toronto Diabetes Education Program (WTDEP) presents FREE Group education sessions (Parts 1 and 2) about Diabetes. Come and join us.

Join us for FREE diabetes prevention and self-management education facilitated by a Registered Nurse and Registered Dietitian. Explore key information about diabetes, feel empowered, and improve your self-management.

Please call 416-252-1928 ext. 299 to confirm your attendance or to book an appointment.

Location: East Mississauga Community Health Centre (EMCHC) - A Branch of Lamp
2555 Dixie Road, Unit 7, Mississauga ON L4Y 4C4 Canada
(at Dundas Street)
EMCHC Phone: 905-602-4082
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The Erinview by Sifton

Mother's Day High Tea

Mother's Day High Tea Google image from http://www.ticketebo.com.au/mother-s-day-high-tea-2018.html
Image source: Ticketebo, Australia

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 2:00 pm

FREE

Mother's Day is a day The Erinview celebrates all the loving and hardworking women who gave us life. Join The Erinview as we celebrate Mother's Day with tea, treats and a live performance by Leslie Anne Taylor!

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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Goodness Me! Mississauga Free Class

Boost Your Nervous System
to Improve Your Health and Relieve Pain
by Dr. Erman Ali, B.A. (Hons.), CSCS, D.C.

Nervous System Is Key to Your Health Google image from http://www.scottwagnerchiropractic.com/nervous-system-is-key-to-your-health/
Image source: Scott Wagner Chiropractic

Monday, May 13, 2019
6:30 - 8:00 pm

FREE

Instructor: Dr. Erman Ali, B.A. (Hons.), CSCS, D.C.

A healthy and optimally functioning nervous system is perhaps the most important aspect of your health as the nervous system runs and regulates every single process in your entire body. Countless individuals are suffering from poor nervous system function which can severely interfere with their activities of daily living, as well as make it difficult for them to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle due to pain. What adds to this issue is that a poorly operating nervous system can be silent for a long time!

Come join Dr. Erman Ali as he discusses safe and natural approaches for improving your nervous system function as well as sharing his tips on how to maintain an optimal nervous system to ensure that you are able to continue living an active lifestyle without limitations. Don't be limited by pain, fear, or sub-optimal health - join us and take control of your health naturally without the need for pharmaceuticals and painkillers!

Call Goodness Me! at 905-712-8402 to register for this free class, or Register Online.

Location: Goodness Me! Mississauga Store
720 Bristol Rd W. Mississauga ON L5R 4A5 Canada
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Phone: 905-712-8402

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

CARP Mississauga Chapter
Monthly Community Meeting

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 6:30 - 9:00 pm

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


Join us for 5:00 pm Dinner before the May 14th CARP Meeting?

Dinner Option: Dinner is available in the main Glenerin Inn Dining Room for a CARP discount. RESERVATION required. Please call Rose at 416-889-7673 or email rosebilak@gmail.com to reserve your spot.


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

Meeting the second Tuesday of each month at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa.

May 14, 2019 AGENDA:
● Exercise - Get Fit
● The song stylings of River North - Heather Christine and Matt Zaddy
● The Health Benefits of Marijuana - Canadian Cannibis Clinics

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

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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Social Walking Group for People in Grief Google image from https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/heart-house-hospice-hospice-of-peel-inc/events/walk/
Photo source: Heart House Hospice of Peel

Social Walking Group
for People in Grief
by Heart House Hospice

Wednesdays, May 15, 22, 29, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

FREE

Wednesday Walking Evenings:
● Wednesdays, May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

"Social Walking Group for People in Grief" by Lisa Hoekstra, June 25, 2018: "Grief can highlight a need to connect with others who have grieved and practice self-care of body, mind and spirit. Current research indicates that 'exposure to green space significantly correlates to a positive effect on well-being.' (Psychology Today, Nature Therapy, August 2016).

Participants will meet at a local park to do a one-hour walk in nature with trained volunteer facilitators followed by an opportunity to socialize over coffee.

Questions? Contact Alexandra Horsky at 905-712-8119 ext. 247 or ahorsky@hearthousehospice.com.

Please make a donation if you are unable to attend or can help even more. Donate at: CanadaHelps.org for Heart House Hospice / Hospice of Peel, Inc. CanadaHelps is a registered charity. BN: 896568417RR0001.

About This Charity: Heart House Hospice plays a critical role in our community by offering compassionate hospice care, grief and bereavement support for people of all ages in Mississauga and Brampton at no cost. Today, Heart House Hospice serves 1,000 individuals annually and thousands of family and loved ones throughout Mississauga and Brampton. Over 30 percent of the people served in 2016 were under the age of 65. Heart House Hospice has supported over 10,000 people to date and the demand for its programs continues to grow.

Location of Park: Contact Alexandra Horsky.

Location of Orientation May 8, 2019: Heart House Hospice
1-855 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga ON L4W 4L6 Canada
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Please note you can only access the parking lot via Timberlea Blvd.

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Lecture Presentation
by

Professor Mark Rector, Author
OH CANADA! Our Home and Inventive Land!

Professor Mark Rector, Author of OH CANADA! Our Home and Inventive Land! 190515-speaker-book-oh-canada_orig.jpg Google image from https://www.oakvillehistory.org/speakers-nights-2019.html
Image source: Oakville Historical Society

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 7:30 - 9:00 pm

FREE

Humber College Professor Mark Rector will be doing a lecture presentation and book signing in Oakville on his new history book: OH CANADA! Our Home and Inventive Land! that is the history of Canadian inventions and inventors.

From a life-long passion for Canadian inventors and technology, Professor Rector will discuss inventors' stories, firsts and innovations.
Follow on Facebook @oakvillehistoricalsociety
Contact: Steve Bysouth, information@oakvillehistory.org
Website: https://www.oakvillehistory.org/speakers-nights-2019.html

Location: Oakville Historical Society at St. John's United Church
262 Randall Street, Oakville ON L6J 1P9 Canada
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Parkland on the Glen

Lunch and Learn
Antique Appraisal and
Downsizing Tips

Lunch and Learn image from Palisades on the Glen flyer http://www.retirementlifecommunities.com/palisades-on-the-glen/

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 12:00 - 2:30 pm

Join us for lunch followed by tips to downsizing and preparing for a move. Also, Alex from Treasure Antiques and Estates Appraisers will offer you a free appraisal for any of your antique items.

Join Parkland on the Glen for this Lunch and Learn.

For more information or to book a tour, contact Lifestyle Consultant Grace Miksa at 905-820-8210 Ext. 8223
or gmiksa@shannex.com
Website: https://parklandretirementliving.com

Bring a non-perishable item when you visit. Parkland on the Glen is an official drop-off site for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Location: Parkland on the Glen Retirement Community
1665 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 0A9 Canada
(Beside the Glenerin Inn)
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Credit Valley Conservation (CVC)

Naturescaping
Free Gardening Workshop

Naturescaping Google image from https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/naturescaping-free-gardening-workshop-tickets-59390274911?aff=ebdssbcitybrowse
Image source: Credit Valley Conservation [Eventbrite]

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 7:00 - 8:30 pm

FREE

Find inspiration and start planning your spring garden projects with Melanie Kramer from Credit Valley Conservation. Discover which native plants thrive in urban spaces, how they can add colour and beauty to your yard, and how to attract butterflies, birds or bees to your garden.

Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) will provide you with basic knowledge and resources to start enhancing your landscape with native plant gardening. Local attendees can also sign up to receive a free native tree or shrub that we will deliver to your home and help you plant.

Melanie Kramer is the Senior Coordinator of Sustainable Home Landscapes at Credit Valley Conservation where she draws upon her expertise in landscape architecture and her passion for native plant gardening to help urban homeowners create beautiful, more sustainable landscapes.

Register at Eventbrite.

Location: Vic Johnston Community Centre
335 Church Street, Streetsville, ON L5M 2C2 Canada
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Coffee and Code

Springdale Branch
Brampton Public Library

Coffee and Code Meetup Toronto Google image from https://www.meetup.com/Coffee-Code/
Image source: Coffee & Code, Toronto ON

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

FREE. Coffee & Code Event Type: Makerspace
Age Groups: Adults, Seniors (55 years and over)

This casual computer programming meetup "Coffee & Code" for adults has no set agenda. Just bring an idea or a problem, your laptop (or borrow a Chromebook with your library card) and connect with others. There will be an expert on hand to guide you and collaboration between attendees is encouraged. All levels of coding experience are welcome.

For more information, contact: Springdale Branch, Brampton Public Library
Phone: 905-793-4636

Location: Multipurpose Room 1, Springdale Branch, Brampton Public Library
10705 Bramalea Road, Brampton ON L6R 0C1 Canada
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Love Your Lake

Public Litter Cleanup

A Greener Future - Love Your LakeGoogle image from https://www.agreenerfuture.ca/love-your-lake
Image source: A Greener Future

Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 1:00 - 3:00 pm

A Greener Future - Love Your Lake:
This cleanup is part of our Love Your Lake campaign. Each year, in May and June, we embark on an adventure along the shores of Lake Ontario. Starting in Niagara-on-the-Lake, we work East towards Kingston, Ontario completing 100 litter cleanups along the way.

Contact: Chelsea Brash
Email: chelsea@agreenerfuture.ca

Love Your Lake Event Registration:
Please register if you'd like to join A Greener Future for a Love Your Lake cleanup. We provide all the supplies, but we ask that you dress for the weather and wear closed toe shoes. By submitting this form, you agree to the terms and conditions of participating in an event hosted by A Greener Future.

Name * - First Name - Last Name - Email Address * - Twitter @ - Instagram @ - Location *

Please choose which event(s) you'd like to attend.
May 17, 2019, 3 - 5 pm, J.C. Saddington Park, Mississauga
May 18, 2019, 1 - 3 pm, Burlington Beach, Burlington
May 19, 2019, 1 - 3 pm, Lakefront Promenade, Mississauga
May 25, 2019, 2 - 4 pm, Beachfront Park, Pickering
May 26, 2019, 2 - 4 pm, Lakeview Park, Oshawa
June 1, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Marie Curtis Park, Toronto
June 2, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Ashbridges Bay, Toronto
June 2, 2019, 1 - 3 pm, Woodbine Beach, Toronto
June 8, 2019, 2 - 4 pm, Cobourg Beach, Cobourg
June 9, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Frenchman's Bay, Pickering
June 10, 2019, 6 - 8 pm, Rouge Beach, Scarborough
June 15, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Presqu'ile Provincial Park, Brighton
June 16, 2019, 2 - 4 pm, Centennial Park, Trenton
June 23, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Wellington Rotary Beach, Wellington
June 29, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Breakwater Park, Kingston
June 29, 2019, 1 - 3 pm, MacDonald Park, Kingston
June 30, 2019, 10 am - 12 pm, Lake Ontario Park, Kingston

May 19, 2019 Location: Lakefront Promenade Park
800 Lakefront Promenade, Mississauga ON L5E 3G9 Canada
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Drop In Older Adult Pickleball

Mississauga Valley Community Centre

Play Pickleball for Health Benefits by Christina Ianzito, AARP, July 6, 2018 Google image from https://www.aarp.org/home-family/friends-family/info-2018/pickleball-health-social-emotional-benefits.html
Image source: AARP

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost: $2.60.

A racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis.

For more information, please call the City of Mississauga at 905-615-4100 or Mississauga Valley Community Centre at 905-615-4670.

Location: Mississauga Valley Community Centre
1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd. Mississauga ON L5A 3R8 Canada
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Older Adult Luncheon
with Presentation:
"Walk into Health!"

Fellowship Christian Reformed Church

Older Adult Luncheon by Fellowship Christian Reformed Church Google image from https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/older-adult-luncheon-tickets-52888542053?aff=ebapi
Image source: Fellowship Christian Reformed Church [Eventbrite]

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

FREE

A simple and healthy lunch followed by an interesting program, e.g. presentation by an engaging speaker. A great way to make new friends, learn and stay active. All welcome! Every first and third Tuesday of the month.

Presentation on May 21, 2019: "Walk into Health!" by Joanne Kuczynski, Toronto Public Health Nurse.

RSVP at Eventbrite.

Location: Fellowship Hall, Fellowship Christian Reformed Church
800 Burnhamthorpe Rd. Toronto ON M9C 2Z3 Canada
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Seniors International Folk Dance

at East Mississauga Community Health Centre

Ukrainian Dance Poster Google image from http://rlv.zcache.com/ukrainian_dance_poster-p228986615413683133t5ta_400.jpg
Image source: rlv.zcache.com

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:00 - 11:30 am

A free fun recreational activity for seniors, involving a group of happy individuals performing steps in certain formations.

To register, please call the Community Health Worker (Focus on Seniors) at 905-602-4082 ext 454.

Location: East Mississauga Community Health Centre (EMCHC) - A Branch of Lamp
2555 Dixie Road, Unit 7, Mississauga ON L4Y 4C4 Canada
(at Dundas Street)
EMCHC Phone: 905-602-4082
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V!VA Mississauga Retirement Community

Queen Victoria's Jewelry
by Jennifer

Queen Victoria's Crown Google image from http://theenchantedmanor.com/tag/queen-victorias-crown/
Image source: The Enchanted Manor

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Special guest and gemmologist extraordinaire Jennifer explores Queen Victoria's jewelry, including diamonds that Queen Victoria contributed to the Crown Jewels, along with her lasting influence over jewelry styles.

RSVP required.

Please call Hillary at (905) 566-4500 or email mississauga@vivalife.ca to RSVP.

Location: VIVA Mississauga Retirement Community
5575 Bonnie Street, Mississauga ON L5M 0N8 Canada
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Wild Magic Show with Greg Frewin
and Lunch in Niagara Falls, Ontario

Trip organized by Silver Friends

Silver Friends Logo Google image from https://www.silverlinksnews.com/silver-friends/

Google image from https://www.niagarafallstourism.com/play/theatre-shows/greg-frewin-theatre/
Photo source: Greg Frewin Theatre, Niagara Falls Tourism

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - Depart 10:00 am. Return 4:00 pm.

Sit back in a comfortable Las Vegas style showroom (Greg Frewin Theatre) and experience the arts of illusion, mystery and magic with Greg Frewin.

Be astonished and amazed by one of the most renowned magicians in the world. See spectacular appearances by his rare, majestic tigers. See grand illusions, beautiful dancers and exotic birds in this captivating show that leaves you on the edge of your seat in anticipation of the next mind boggling illusion.

Greg Frewin is an illusionist and World Champion of Magic. Recognized by his peers the world over as "The International Grand Champion of Magic," Frewin has won every major award there is within the magic community. ~ Info from TripAdvisor.

Buffet Menu:
● Fresh Baked Focaccia, Grilled Naan Bread, Classic Margarita Flatbread
● Salad Station: Classic Caesar Salad, Heritage Green Salad, Red Cabbage Coleslaw, Seasonal Salad Feature
● Hot Station: Barbeque Dry Rubbed Chicken, Baked White Fish, Oven Roasted Pork Loin, Seasonal Mixed Vegetables, Baked Pasta, Greek Style Oven Roasted Potatoes
● Dessert Station: Fresh Baked Cookie, Assorted Mini Treats, Tarts and Squares, Fresh Fruit Display
● * Menu Subject to Change without notice*

Cost: $128.00 includes
● Coach transportation
● Live entertainment
● Buffet lunch
● Door prizes
● Swag bag
● All taxes and gratuities

Proudly Sponsored by:
CARP
Tony Whitehouse, Royal LePage
Silver Links
Jason A. DeJean, Argosy Securities Inc.

To reserve your seat, please contact Rose Bilak at 416-889-7673 or rosebilak@gmail.com.

Depart from and return to: St. Thomas à Becket Church
3535 South Common Court, Mississauga ON L5L 2B3 Canada
(Erin Mills South area, next to South Common Centre and Wal-Mart)
(Ample free parking, easy access to public transit)
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Back to the 40s

75th Anniversary of
the Small Arms Inspection Building

Back to the 1940s Google image from https://www.smallarmsbuilding.ca/backto40s
Image source: Small Arms Building

Saturday, May 25, 2016 - 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Official Ceremony - 1:30 pm

FREE admission: Wear your 1940's finest!

Register and obtain your FREE ticket via Eventbrite.

Celebrate the Small Arms Ltd. workers and the local community who supported World War II on the home front! The Small Arms Society (SAS) is hosting a "back to the 40's" event to celebrate the 14,000 women and men who worked at the Small Arms Ltd. site from 1940-1946. Over two-thirds of the workforce were women who played a vital role in supporting the Canadian military efforts during WWII.

● Come dress-up in your 1940's finest or as a Small Arms Ltd. factory worker.
● Learn about the history of the Small Arms Inspection Building and site along with Victory Bond celebrations and activities of 1944.
● Exhibits and artifacts will be on display in collaboration with Centennial College - Museum and Culture Management program.
● Enjoy a 1940's cafe experience at the Brant Street Café with tea, refreshments, homemade baked goodies and more. Cash required.
● Music and dancing were a big part of the social life in the 1940's. Enjoy re-enactments, big band music, dancing, swing dance lessons, singing and more.

The free event will feature historical "kits" researched by Centennial College students, a vintage tea cafe, classc cars, the Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble and singers Patti Janetta Baker and Heather Christine.

The dancers include tap master Travis Nights, two-time Canadian champions Boris Vdovine and Patricia Estay - plus a fiery old lady named Dorothy who'll almost certainly steal the show.

Free Parking: Onsite parking adjacent to the Small Arms Inspection Building (south of Lakeshore Road at Dixie Road). Additional parking in the lot on the north west corner of Dixie and Lakeshore Roads.

Accessible parking is available. Please let the parking attendant know your requirements.

For more information, visit https://www.smallarmsbuilding.ca/backto40s
or Email: info@sasociety.ca
Follow on social media: Facebook: Small Arms Society
Twitter: S_A_Society
Instagram: Small Arms Society

This event is produced by the Small Arms Society.

The Small Arms Society thanks the City of Mississauga and the Government of Canada for sponsoring this event.

Photographs: Please be advised that by admission into this event, you provide approval for photographers and/or videographers to take and publish your digital or print media images on behalf of the Small Arms Society for marketing purposes.

Accessibility: The main exhibition space and all public facilities are barrier free and include gender neutral washrooms.

Donations: The Small Arms Society supports the Compass Food Bank and welcomes your donations. For more information, go to: CreativeHub1352.com, or contact: info@sasociety.ca

Indigenous Land Acknowledgement: The Small Arms Society wishes to acknowledge and honour the land upon which the Small Arms Inspection Building is situated as the historical and traditional territory of First Nation peoples. We recognize and thank the Anishinabek (Ojibway), Huron-Wendat, Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) and Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation for their stewardship of these lands over millennia and are grateful to have the opportunity to work here and continue to honour the heritage and build community on this territory.

Location: Small Arms Inspection Building
1352 Lakeshore Road East, Mississauga ON L5E 1E9 Canada
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Parkland on the Glen

Open House

Parkland on the Glen Photo by I Lee 16 Sep 2015
Parkland on the Glen
Photo by I Lee

Saturday, May 25, 2016 - 2:00 - 4:00 pm

See what Parkland on the Glen has to offer in retirement living. Enjoy 50's and 60's music performance by Matt Zaddy and sweet treats prepared by Parkland's culinary team.

For more information or to book a tour, contact Lifestyle Consultant Grace Miksa at 905-820-8210 Ext. 8223
or gmiksa@shannex.com
Website: https://parklandretirementliving.com

Bring a non-perishable item when you visit. Parkland on the Glen is an official drop-off site for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Location: Parkland on the Glen Retirement Community
1665 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 0A9 Canada
(Beside the Glenerin Inn)
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V!VA Mississauga Retirement Community

Lianne Harris Presents:
Titanic Times

Lianne Harris Racioppo Google image from http://powerofwomenunited.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/liannabio.jpg
Lianne Harris

No Sunday lifeboat drill the day Titanic struck the iceberg
by Kenneth Kidd, Toronto Star, 11 Mar 2012 Google image from https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2012/03/11/no_sunday_lifeboat_drill_the_day_titanic_struck_the_iceberg.html
Image source: Toronto Star, 11 March 2012

Monday, May 27, 2019 - 3:00 pm

The Edwardian times saw women wear big hats, men drive big cars, and the rich live extravagantly. But like the RMS Titanic, this society is on a collision course and nothing will be the same again!

RSVP required.

Please call Hillary at (905) 566-4500 or email mississauga@vivalife.ca to RSVP.

Location: VIVA Mississauga Retirement Community
5575 Bonnie Street, Mississauga ON L5M 0N8 Canada
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The Erinview by Sifton

Financial Planning After Retirement

Best_Ways_To_Invest_Money_After_Retirement_x70nai.webp Google image from http://finance-and-debt.strikingly.com/blog/best-ways-to-invest-money-after-retirement
Image source: Finance & Debt

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 11:00 am

FREE

There is more to financial planning than just money. Come and join The Erinview for an informative seminar with Guest Speaker Karen Baker from FaithLife Financial who will be educating us on the things that we need to know about planning for the future after we have retired.

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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Club 55 Seniors Get-Together

Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall

Club 55 Seniors Get-Together image from Gladys Pinto emailWord Games Google image from https://www.amazon.co.uk/Word-Games-PRO-61-1/dp/B07G3FGV5Q
Image source: Amazon.co.uk

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Calling all Seniors! Come and make new friends!

Seniors get-together every last Thursday of every month after the 12:10 Mass at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Get social and stay connected ... come along and join in the fun with social quizzes, sing-alongs, and fellowship.

A light lunch will be served.

For more details, contact Natalie Meier at 905-453-3879 or Gladys Pinto at 905-897-9547.

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall
4070 Central Parkway East, Mississauga ON L4Z 1T6 Canada
(One block north of Burnhamthorpe, across from Central Parkway Mall)
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7th Annual Seniors' Information Fair
Hosted by Pat Saito, Councillor, Ward 9

Seniors Info Fair image from event poster Pat Saito, Councillor, Ward 9, www.ward9.ca
Seniors Info Fair - Image source: ward9.ca

Councillor Pat Saito 2014 Google image from https://www.mississauga.com/news-story/4854234-mississauga-city-council-ward-9-pat-saito-incumbent-/
Pat Saito, Ward 9 Councillor
Image source: Mississauga News

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 10:00 am - 12:00 noon

FREE

Mississauga - Ward 9 Councillor Pat Saito is holding her 7th annual Seniors' Information Fair at the Meadowvale Community Centre. The fair kicks off Seniors' Month (June 2019) activities in Mississauga and features a wide range of local community exhibitors, as well as programs and services available to seniors.

"I am pleased to present this opportunity for seniors in my community to get all the information they need to lead healthy and active lives. The Seniors' Information Fair provides resources on health services, nutrition, support for seniors living at home, safety, and more. It is also a social event where they can meet friends and have some refreshments," said Saito.

Everything is free including refreshments and some exciting displays. Everyone is welcome to come out and learn more about programs and services in the community.

For more information, contact Ward 9 Councillor Pat Saito at 905-896-5900
Email: pat.saito@mississauga.ca
or visit www.ward9.ca

Location: Meadowvale Community Centre
6655 Glen Erin Drive, Mississauga ON L5N 3L4 Canada
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2019 Mississauga Older Adult Expo

by City of Mississauga
at South Common Community Centre

Mississauga Older Adult Expo 2019 Google image from http://www.mississauga.ca/portal/residents/olderadults
Image source: City of Mississauga Older Adults Recreation

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

CLICK HERE to view
2019 Older Adult EXPO Photos and Videos


Accessibility Fitness Flash Mob at 2019 Older Adult EXPO.
YouTube video, 4:19 min. Published on Jun 8, 2019 by sq1oac2.

FREE

To kick off Seniors' Month, June 2019, the City of Mississauga is partnering with the Older Adult Advisory Panel (OAAP) and the Community Centre Older Adult Committee (CCOAC) to host the annual Mississauga Older Adult Expo. This is a free, full-day expo that connects older adults across the City. There are giveaways, events and demonstrations for you to enjoy. Events include fitness sessions, computer and technology advice, nutritional refreshments throughout the day, plus over 70 on-site exhibitors. ~ Info from Mississauga Older Adult website: www.mississauga.ca/olderadults.

Activities throughout South Common Community Centre and Library include:
● Try it Fitness sessions
● 50's Diner with light refreshments
● Accessibility fitness flash mob led by Next Step to Active Living participants
● Device Advice
● Collaborative Art Project
● Special Book Sale
● 3D Printing Demos
● Robot Demos
● Accessibility Information and Demos

RSVP at Eventbrite.

Event contact: Lorena Smith
lorena.smith@mississauga.ca

Sponsorship contact: Katie Brewda
katie.brewda@mississauga.ca

Mississauga Older Adult Expo 2019 thanks the following event sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor: V!VA Mississauga Retirement Community
Passport Sponsor: Connect Hearing
Drop in Diner Sponsor: Silver Links

You can take MiWay to the 2019 Older Adult Expo
$1.00 cash senior bus fare
Find your route right from your home to the South Common Community Centre
● Call MiWay Customer Service 905-615-4636 press 2
● Plan a trip online: miway.ca/planatrip
● Take the bus to the South Common Bus terminal

More details are available on the Mississauga Older Adult website: www.mississauga.ca/olderadults.
For further information, contact Katie Brewda - katie.brewda@mississauga.ca
or Lorena Smith - lorena.smith@mississauga.ca

Location: South Common Community Centre
2233 South Millway, Mississauga ON L5L 3H7 Canada
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Port Credit Library

Landscaping for Pollinators
Free Gardening Workshop

Landscaping for Pollinators - Free Gardening Workshop Google image from https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/landscaping-for-pollinators-free-gardening-workshop-tickets-59545140117?aff=eac2

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 7:00 - 8:30 pm

FREE

Learn how to attract butterflies, bees and other local pollinators to your yard with Melanie Kramer and Melissa Creasey from Credit Valley Conservation (CVC). Discover which local, native plants pollinators love and ways to use them to create beautiful landscapes. Sharpen your gardening skills as you learn how to provide safe and healthy pollinator habitat throughout the year.

Local attendees can sign up to receive three free native pollinator-friendly plants to help get them started. This is a FREE event, but registration is required.

Please register at Eventbrite.

Melanie Kramer is the Senior Coordinator of Sustainable Home Landscapes at Credit Valley Conservation where she draws upon her expertise in landscape architecture and her passion for native plant gardening to help urban homeowners create beautiful, more sustainable landscapes.
● For residents of Brampton and Mississauga, contact Melanie Kramer at 905-670-1615 ext. 452 or melanie.kramer@cvc.ca

Melissa Creasey is the Coordinator for Urban Landowner Outreach at Credit Valley Conservation where she draws upon her research in songbird conservation and her passion for creatures big and small to develop resources for landscaping with birds and pollinators.
● Contact Melissa Creasey at 905-617-1615 ext. 450 or melissa.creasey@cvc.ca

Location: Port Credit Library
20 Lakeshore Road East, Mississauga ON L5G 1C8 Canada
Located at the eastern edge of the Credit River
On the north side of Lakeshore Road East and west of Stavebank Rd.
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Social Walking Group for People in Grief Google image from https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/heart-house-hospice-hospice-of-peel-inc/events/walk/
Photo source: Heart House Hospice of Peel

Social Walking Group
for People in Grief
by Heart House Hospice

FREE

Wednesday Walking Evenings:
● Wednesdays, June 5, 12, 19, 26, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Participants will meet at a local park to do a one-hour walk in nature with trained volunteer facilitators followed by an opportunity to socialize over coffee.

Questions? Contact Alexandra Horsky at 905-712-8119 ext. 247 or ahorsky@hearthousehospice.com.

Please make a donation. Donate at: CanadaHelps.org for Heart House Hospice / Hospice of Peel, Inc. CanadaHelps is a registered charity. BN: 896568417RR0001.

About This Charity: Heart House Hospice plays a critical role in our community by offering compassionate hospice care, grief and bereavement support for people of all ages in Mississauga and Brampton at no cost. Today, Heart House Hospice serves 1,000 individuals annually and thousands of family and loved ones throughout Mississauga and Brampton. Over 30 percent of the people served in 2016 were under the age of 65. Heart House Hospice has supported over 10,000 people to date and the demand for its programs continues to grow.

Location of Park: Contact Alexandra Horsky. (See above).

Location of Orientation May 8, 2019: Heart House Hospice
1-855 Matheson Blvd. East, Mississauga ON L4W 4L6 Canada
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Mississauga Central Library

Coding for Adults

Wink Robots Google image from https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/plumgeek/wink-learn-to-code-with-a-bug-robots-for-everyone
Wink Robots
Image source: Kickstarter.com

Monday, June 10, 2019 - 6:30 - 8:30 pm

FREE. For Ages 18+.

Robot playtime for adults! Learn beginner C programming the fun way with Wink robots.

For more information, call 905-615-3500 or visit www.mississauga.ca/library.

Location: Mississauga Central Library
301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga ON L5B 3Y3 Canada
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CARP logo image from http://www.carp.ca/

CARP Mississauga Chapter
Monthly Community Meeting

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - 6:30 - 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.

Meeting the second Tuesday of each month at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa

June 11, 2019 AGENDA:
● Exercise - Tai Chi
● The Mississauga Housing Market - Desiree Tuit, Peterson Team
● VON's programs in Peel - Debra Kuipers, VON

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

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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Seniors International Folk Dance

at East Mississauga Community Health Centre

Ukrainian Dance Poster Google image from http://rlv.zcache.com/ukrainian_dance_poster-p228986615413683133t5ta_400.jpg
Image source: rlv.zcache.com

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 10:00 - 11:30 am

A free fun recreational activity for seniors, involving a group of happy individuals performing steps in certain formations.

To register, please call the Community Health Worker (Focus on Seniors) at 905-602-4082 ext 454.

Location: East Mississauga Community Health Centre (EMCHC) - A Branch of Lamp
2555 Dixie Road, Unit 7, Mississauga ON L4Y 4C4 Canada
(at Dundas Street)
EMCHC Phone: 905-602-4082
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The Erinview by Sifton

Father's Day Happy Hour

Happy Father's Day Google image from https://www.mama-knows.com/featured-articles/fathers-day-cards-children-can-make.html
Image source: Mama Knows

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 2:00 pm

FREE

Father's Day is a celebration honouring fathers and celebrating fatherhood. Join The Erinview to celebrate Father's Day with drinks, treats and entertainment by Emily Raquel!

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700 by Monday, June 3, 2019. Space is limited.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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Mississauga Central Library
Partnered with Peel Aboriginal Network

Traditional Indigenous Beadwork

Native American Beaded Medallion Google image from 
https://piculir.pw/Native-American-Beaded-Medallions-Native-American-Medallion.html
Image source: piculir.pw Pics for You Every Day

Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 1:00 - 3:00 pm

FREE for all ages.

June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day, corresponding with summer solstice, when many Indigenous Peoples' groups celebrate their culture and heritage.

Come out and learn how to do some beadwork. We will be using what our Animal Spirits gifted us. Everyone is encouraged to join in the learning and the fun. Partnered with Peel Aboriginal Network. ~ Info from Mississauga Library Programs

Location: Mississauga Central Library
301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga ON L5B 3Y3 Canada
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For more information, please call 905-615-3500 or visit www.mississauga.ca/library.

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Mississauga Seniors Got Talent Show
at the Glenerin Inn

Sponsored by Parkland on the Glen

Seniors Got Talent Google image adapted from http://www.cityofrahway.org/seniors_talent17_02/
Image source: City of Rahway, NJ

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Doors open at 9:30 am

FREE

In partnership with the Mississauga Senior's Council, Parkland on the Glen is sponsoring the talents of Mississauga Seniors.

Join us at the Glenerin Inn for the Talent Show. A light lunch will be served.

Reserve your seats today, space is limited.

To RSVP or for more information, contact Lifestyle Consultant Grace Miksa at 905-820-8210 ext. 8223
Email: gmiksa@shannex.com
Website: ParklandRetirementLiving.com

Note: Parkland on the Glen will cover the cost of your move! There is a limited time offer for a few suites that have become available! Some conditions apply.

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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Mississauga Central Library
presents:

Bad Art Night for Adults

Bad Art Night adapted from Google image https://allevents.in/berwick/bad-art-night/717615338437321
Image source: McBride Memorial Library, Berwick PA

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 6:30 - 8:00 pm

For ages 18+. Admission is FREE. Registration is required.

Come out for a night of fun and relaxation where you can create your masterpiece or disasterpiece!

For more information or to register, call Information Services at 905-615-3500 Ext. 3589.

Website: www.mississauga.ca/library

Location: Glass Pavillion, Mississauga Central Library
301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Mississauga ON L5B 3Y3 Canada
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The Erinview

What You Need to Know About
Alzheimer's and Dementias

Dementia Google image from http://www.uth.tmc.edu/reynolds/images/GemsDementiaNhosp.png Courtesy of Doctors Suzanne Baker, William Jagust and Susan Landau, University of Texas Health Science in Houston TX - FDG-PET images show reduced glucose metabolism in temporal and parietal regions in Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 11:00 am

Living with Dementia: Jennifer Churchill will be discussing the different types of dementia with a main focus on the disease process of Alzheimer's. She will also give you some amazing tips and techniques to help support someone living with dementia.

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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Parkland on the Glen

BINGO Tournament

Bingo Tournament Google image from https://www.wdwbingo.co.uk/articles/bingo-tournaments/
Image source: WDW Bingo.co.uk

Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Join Parkland on the Glen for an afternoon of Bingo with great prizes to be won. Three cards for $5.00. Proceeds go towards raising awareness of Elder Abuse.

Bring a non-perishable item when you visit Parkland on the Glen, an official drop-off site for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Reserve your seats today, space is limited.

To RSVP or for more information, contact Lifestyle Consultant Grace Miksa at 905-820-8210 ext. 8223
Or email gmiksa@shannex.com
Website: ParklandRetirementLiving.com

Note: Parkland on the Glen will cover the cost of your move! There is a limited time offer for a few suites that have become available! Some conditions apply.

Location: Parkland on the Glen
1665 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
(On the grounds of the historic Glenerin Inn & Spa in Mississauga)
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Lunch and Learn
with Financial Post Journalist Ted Rechtshaffen

Hosted by Parkland on the Glen
at the Glenerin Inn

Ted Rechtshaffen Google image from https://www.tridelta.ca/our-approach/who-we-are/ted-rechtshaffen/
Ted Rechtshaffen, MBA, CFP®, CIM®
Image source: TriDelta Financial

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Join us at the Glenerin Inn as Ted Rechtshaffen, President and Wealth Advisor with TriDelta Financial and journalist with The Financial Post, presents "Here's what it costs to live in a retirement home - and the bottom line is less than you might think."

Reserve your seats today, space is limited.

To RSVP or for more information, contact Lifestyle Consultant Grace Miksa at 905-820-8210 ext. 8223
Or email gmiksa@shannex.com
Website: ParklandRetirementLiving.com

Note: Parkland on the Glen will cover the cost of your move! There is a limited time offer for a few suites that have become available! Some conditions apply.

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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Pierre's Dine and Learn

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Insurance

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 6:30 - 9:00 pm (Sharp)

Topic: Insurance

Attend Pierre's FREE Financial Workshop to learn:
● Apart from leaving a fortune to your beneficiary, can insurance also replace income?
● Can insurance reduce tax?
● Can insurance preserve wealth?
● Can insurance be used to repay debt?

Pierre offers a comfortable, no commitment, and no obligation way to learn and to prosper. Achieve your goals through Pierre's free financial workshop.

Complimentary dinner, free admission, workshop, no cost or obligations. Bring a friend or two.

Agenda:
● Workshop
● Complimentary Dinner
● Q & A
● Prize Draw

Space is limited. Reserve your seats now by contacting: Claire Li (Associate Consultant) at 905-306-0031 Ext 6237, Email: claire.li@investorsgroup.com

For more information, contact Pierre Wong, BA, CLU, CEA, (Consultant) at 905-306-0031 Ext 6239.
Email: pierre.wong@investorsgroup.com
Website: IG Wealth Management: Pierre Wong

Insurance products and services distributed through I.G. Insurance Services Inc. Insurance license sponsored by the Great-West Life Assurance Company.

Location: Emerald Chinese Restaurant
30 Eglinton Ave. West, Mississauga ON L5R 3E7 Canada
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Housing Options for Older Adults

at Trinity Hall, Canadian Coptic Centre

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Thursday, June 27, 2019 - Conference: 9:00 am -12:30 pm
Trade Show: 12:00 - 3:00 pm

FREE for Adults 50+ in Peel and Halton regions.
$10.00 per person for non-registered at the door (limited quantity).
No ticket needed for afternoon TRADE SHOW.
Includes refreshments, light lunch and all materials.
Register at Eventbrite from April 15, 2019 on.

Conference and Trade Show featuring 50+ Exhibitors. Event organized by CARP and Silver Links.

Join the conversation and learn about:
● Government and local initiatives to address affordable housing.
● CARP advocacy initiatives related to aging in place.
● Innovative housing options:
  - Home sharing and co-housing
  - Home renos and design trends to help age in place
  - Retirement living trends
  - Home care options and services
  - Reverse mortgages and financing options
  - Local government resources

For more information, contact:
CARP Mississauga Chapter 35 at CARPMississauga@gmail.com - 416-997-0919
or Silver Links at info@silverlinksnews.com - 905-580-4433

LOCATION: Trinity Hall, Canadian Coptic Centre
1245 Eglinton Avenue West, Mississauga ON L5V 2M4 Canada
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Club 55 Seniors Get-Together

Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall

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Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Calling all Seniors! Come and make new friends!

Seniors get-together every last Thursday of every month after the 12:10 Mass at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Get social and stay connected ... come along and join in the fun with social quizzes, sing-alongs, and fellowship.

A light lunch will be served.

For more details, contact Natalie Meier at 905-453-3879 or Gladys Pinto at 905-897-9547.

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall
4070 Central Parkway East, Mississauga ON L4Z 1T6 Canada
(One block north of Burnhamthorpe, across from Central Parkway Mall)
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CARP Mississauga Chapter
BBQ Dinner

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - evening

Tickets must be purchased prior to event.

July 9, 2019 AGENDA:
● Exercise - Zumba
● Summer BBQ on the Patio by the forest (Subject to change)
● Musical Performance by Jay Harmony

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

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa - Subject to change
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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The Erinview by Sifton

Navigating the Health Care System

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Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 11:00 am

FREE

This presentation aims to give an overview of some of the options and key supports available to older adults and their families. This is a great way to help older adults, retirement residents, and family members get familiarized with all the options available to them.

Light lunch will be provided.

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700 by July 5, 2019.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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The Erinview by Sifton

Beach Party Social

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 2:30 pm

FREE

Let's celebrate summer with a Beach Party! Enjoy all your classic beach songs with a special performance by Mutt & Jeff!

RSVP by calling 905-823-6700 by Monday, July 8, 2019. Space is limited.

Website: http://erinview.sifton.com. Email: info@erinview.sifton.com

Location: The Erinview Retirement Residence by Sifton
2132 Dundas St. West, Mississauga ON L5K 2K7
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Club 55 Seniors Get-Together

Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall

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Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Calling all Seniors! Come and make new friends!

Seniors get-together every last Thursday of every month after the 12:10 Mass at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Get social and stay connected ... come along and join in the fun with social quizzes, sing-alongs, and fellowship.

A light lunch will be served.

For more details, contact Natalie Meier at 905-453-3879 or Gladys Pinto at 905-897-9547.

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall
4070 Central Parkway East, Mississauga ON L4Z 1T6 Canada
(One block north of Burnhamthorpe, across from Central Parkway Mall)
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CARP Mississauga Chapter
Monthly Community Meeting

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 6:30 - 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.

Meeting the second Tuesday of each month at the The Glenerin Inn & Spa

August 13, 2019 AGENDA:
● Exercise - Yoga
● What you need to know about Financial Literacy

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

Location: The Glenerin Inn & Spa
1695 The Collegeway, Mississauga ON L5L 3S7 Canada
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CARP-a-licious

Gustav Chophouse & Bar
Collingwood ON

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Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Cost: $65.00 (includes taxes and gratuities).

Door Prizes:
● Myrtle Beach Getaway for 2
    4 days/3 nights accommodations
    Dinner for 2
    Brookgreen Garden tickets
    Choice of one live show (Carolina Opry, Alabama Theatre, or Legends in Concert)
Lonely Kings and Queens: Modern Poetry for Lovers Book by Julie Steeves Benson
The Magic Leaf Book by Mary Feliciani
Salnek's Custom Window Treatments (Gift certificate valued at $250)
Muskoka Brewery Gift Basket
● Balance & Stability - Neuro Connect™ Lifestyle Clips

Proudly sponsored by:
CARP
Gustav Chophouse & Bar
Chartwell Georgian Traditions Retirement Residence
Collette Tours
Jason A. DeJean, Argosy Securities Inc.
Silver Links. Live Smart. Age Well.
Salnek's Custom Window Treatments

To RSVP or for further information, please contact Rose Bilak at 416-889-7673 or email: rosebilak@gmail.com

Event Location: Gustav Chophouse& Bar
10 Vacation Inn Drive, Collingwood ON L9Y 5G4 Canada
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Phone: (705) 443-4461

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Club 55 Seniors Get-Together

Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall

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Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Calling all Seniors! Come and make new friends!

Seniors get-together every last Thursday of every month after the 12:10 Mass at Sts. Peter and Paul Parish in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Get social and stay connected ... come along and join in the fun with social quizzes, sing-alongs, and fellowship.

A light lunch will be served.

For more details, contact Natalie Meier at 905-453-3879 or Gladys Pinto at 905-897-9547.

Location: Saints Peter and Paul Parish Hall
4070 Central Parkway East, Mississauga ON L4Z 1T6 Canada
(One block north of Burnhamthorpe, across from Central Parkway Mall)
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Oktoberfest 2019
Concordia Club, Kitchener


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Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Departure time: 10:00 am. Return: 4:00 pm approx.

Concordia Club is Canada's 'Home' of Oktoberfest. The second largest Oktoberfest in the world takes place right here in Kitchener Waterloo.

The Concordia Club has been servicing the Kitchener andsurrounding communities with authentic German cuisine, culture and festivities for over 130 years. Each year, around 40,000 people come here to take part in this Bavarian festival.

Delicious Buffet Menu includes: Tossed Salad, Potato Salad, Bean Salad, Wiener Schnitzel, Cabbage Rolls, Roast Chicken, Oktoberfest Sausage, Mashed Potatoes, Sauerkraut, Peas and Carrots, Apple Strudel, Coffee / Tea.

Cost: $115.00 includes:
● Coach Transportation
● Oktoberfest Buffet Lunch
● Special Live Entertainment
● First Beer on the House
● Free Souvenir Beer Mug
● Door Prizes
● Swag Bag
● All Taxes and Gratuities

To reserve your seat, please contact Rose Bilak at 416-889-7673 or rosebilak@gmail.com.

Depart from: St. Thomas à Becket Church
3535 South Common Court, Mississauga ON L5L 2B3 Canada
(Erin Mills South area, next to South Common Centre and Wal-Mart)
(Ample free parking, easy access to public transit)
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Event Location: Concordia Club
429 Ottawa Street South, Kitchener ON N2M 3P6 Canada
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Proudly sponsored by:
Silver Links. Live Smart. Age Well.
CARP
Jason A. DeJean, Argosy Securities Inc.
Tony Whitehouse, Royal LePage.

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