|General Information, Location, Map||Volunteer Board of Directors|
|Mission Statement||Hours of Operation|
|Cozy Corner Café||Volunteers|
|Room Rentals||Donor Board|
|Exercise Equipment||Entertainment Book|
|Grocery Receipt Fundraiser|
The Older Adult Centre is exclusively for adults 50 years of age and older. It is located on the lower level of Square One Shopping Centre, between The Bay and The Bank of Montreal. Once inside the Shopping Centre, you can access the Centre via stairs or elevator. All rooms are wheelchair accessible. The Centre is managed by an incorporated, non-profit, volunteer Board of Directors. The organization is affiliated in good standing with Mississauga Recreation and Parks, Community Services Department.
Address: 100 City Centre Drive, P.O. Box 2214, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 2C9 Canada
Telephone: 905-615-3207 - Map
Website URL: sq1oac.com
Shirley Corbett - President
Lewis Lawrence - Vice President, Facility Operations
Pat Fyffe - Vice President, Human Resources
Rick Wilson - Controller
Marion Duff - Administration/Secretary
Alice Dods - Programs & Cafeteria
Rina Kukde - Volunteers
Esther Williams - Special Events/Fundraisers
Linda Keen-Lausberg - Liaison, Square One Shopping Centre
Wendy Murdock - Liaison, City of Mississauga
A Centre, operated by and for Mississauga's Older Adult Residents who are 50+ years of age, which provides social, health, educational and recreational opportunities to enhance their quality of life.
The Centre is open to the public Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Travel Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Centre is closed:
Monday, September 4, 2006 (Labour Day)
Monday, October 9, 2006 (Thanksgiving Day)
Monday, December 25, 2006 (Christmas Day)
Tuesday, December 26, 2006 (Boxing Day)
Monday, January 1, 2007 (New Year's Day)
Laura Surman - Acting Executive Director
Sue Hesjedahl - Executive Director, Leave
Lina Zita - Acting Program Coordinator
Karmela Buzdon - Volunteer Coordinator
Pam Shaw - Acting Administrative Coordinator
Joan Crews and Gennie Iwanski - Saturday Receptionists
Mississauga residents 50 years of age and older (spouses may be under 50) are welcome to join the Centre for $12.00 for the remainder of 2006 Calendar year. Non-residents may join for $14.00.
Registration for Fall Programs will begin Monday, August 21, 2006. All program participants are expected to become members of the Centre and to pay the advertised fee for each program. Participants will be asked to show their membership cards. Guests can attend programs twice before becoming a member (program fees apply). Registration and fee payments (cash or cheque) are accepted in the Centre during public operating hours. The Board of Directors reserves the right to cancel or alter advertised program schedules. Full refunds are issued if the Centre is responsible for a cancelled program. Withdrawal Request Forms are available at the Administration Office, and must be submitted before the third class commences to be eligible for a refund. Refunds will be pro-rated and will include a $5.00 administration fee for each program.
Join us for an affordable lunch or snack between programs. We are open Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Our menu includes a variety of soups, sandwiches, desserts, and hot or cold beverages all prepared by our dedicated team of volunteers.
Experience the energy of Volunteerism.
The Older Adult Centre's Team of Volunteers invites you to join us and share your talents and skills today.
For more information about how you can make a difference at your Centre, please call Karmela Buzdon, Volunteer Coordinator, at 905-615-3207.
Bookings are available for the Auditorium, Program Room, and Cafeteria at very reasonable rates. For more information, please call 905-615-3207.
Help support the Older Adult Centre! Names of those who donate $100 or more are permanently displayed in our lobby. Tax receipts available.
We want your ideas! There is a Suggestion Box located across from the Administration Office for your comments. We are always looking for new ideas and suggestions on how we can make Older Adult Centre even better!
Don't have time to take a fitness class? Don't like the idea of joining one of those big gyms? Get your daily exercise right here at the Centre by taking advantage of our brand new Exercise Equipment. Learn how to use the Exercise Bike and Elliptical Trainer in minutes! It's easy and it's available when you feel like exercising.
Stop by our Library tucked away in the Cozy Corner Cafe. All books, puzzles, videos, books on tape and magazines may be borrowed for your enjoyment. Please use the sign-out book provided when borrowing items. A catalogue of books on tape and videos is available in the Library and items may be picked up at the Administration Office. Have items for the Library that you would like to donate? Just drop them off the next time you're in!
Everybody knows the Entertainment Book - full of 50% and 2-for-1 discounts on restaurants, movies, sporting events and more. Books are super easy to sell - people enjoy saving money while supporting a good cause!
Older Adult Centre Staff points out that any member or non-member who sells 5 Entertainment Books online will receive a free 2007 Entertainment Book. Be sure to enter the Group Number: 174400.
1. Please go to Entertainment Book and click on Seller's Section.
2. You need to enter your information. You also need to know our group number: 174400.
3. When you send an email message to your family or friends, it contains a special link for them to click and purchase a product online. That link also tracks your information, ensuring that both YOU and Older Adult Centre will receive credit for the sale!
Drop off your Dominion, A&P, and Ultra Food Drug receipts to help raise money for the Centre! The drop box is located in the Cozy Corner Cafe. Please note that anyone can transfer HBC rewards to the Older Adult Centre account.