January 2018 Events and Activities

Our Events Team Office is located across from the Wellness Centre, 519-783-3236 x2032

Monday, January 1—Happy New Year! Enjoy the first day of 2018! No Coffee Hour or Social Hour.

Wednesday, January 3—Friend to Friend—Cancelled today.

Wednesday, January 4 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm—BINGO—Come join your friends and neighbours for this fun game. Have a chance to win your money back. Everyone welcome. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Friday, January 5—Singing Group—Cancelled today.

Friday, January 5 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm—Concert with Allan Johnson & Robert Reid—An amazing guitar duo that sing Jazz & Blues. Everyone is welcome. In the Chapel

Saturday, January 6 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm—Saturday BINGO—Everyone welcome. Muskoka Lounge.

Saturday, January 6 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm—Saturday Night Movie: “The Founder”—The story of Ray Kroc and the start of the McDonald’s restaurant chain. Starring Michael Keaton. Rated PG. Great Hall.

Monday, January 8 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm—Sunshine Birthday Social Hour and Sing-along—Come celebrate all the January birthdays with cake! Everyone welcome. In the Great Hall.

Tuesday, January 9 from 3:15 to 4:00 pm—Hymn Sing—Join Chaplain Rick Tozer and Elizabeth Heinmiller for a musical afternoon of familiar hymns. In the Chapel.

Wednesday, January 10 from 10:00 to 11:00 am—Friend to Friend: “Happiness is…?”—Everyone is welcome to join us for this discussion. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Wednesday, January 10, 17, 24, & 31 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm—Caregiver Support Information Sessions—Every Wednesday morning. Contact Joy Hancock, ext. 2009, to sign up. In Family Dining Rm.

Wednesday, January 10 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm—BINGO—Only 25 cents per card. In Muskoka Lounge.

Thursday, January 11 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm—Karaoke!—All singers wanted. Join your neighbours and some staff for a fun afternoon of music. Take turns singing some all time favourites. Muskoka Lounge.

Friday, January 12 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm—An Afternoon with Roger Joycey—Come listen to Roger play the guitar and sing. Then follow him to Friendship Hour for more great music. In the Chapel.

Friday, January 12 at 7:30 pm—Village Forum presents: “Walking the Bruce Trail”—Presented by Alan Morgan. See notice boards for more details. In the Chapel.

Saturday, January 13 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm—Saturyday BINGO—All welcome. In Muskoka Lounge.

Saturday, January 13 at 7:00 pm—”The Board Meeting”—First games night of 2018. Join your friends & neighbours for such games as: crokinole, kings in the corner, cribbage, & more! In Muskoka Lounge.

Sunday, January 14 at 2:00 pm—Sunday Matinee: “I’ll Be Seeing You”—A romantic drama from 1944. Starring Joseph Cotton, Ginger Rogers, and Shirley Temple. In the Great Hall

Wednesday, January 17 at 10:00 am—Friend to Friend: “I like the smell of…”—In Muskoka Lounge.

Wednesday, January 17 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm—Hearing Aid Clinic—Call for an appt. 519-896-2654.

Wednesday January 17 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm—BINGO—Only 25 cents per card. In Muskoka Lounge.

Thursday, January 18 from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm—Shopping Trip to Conestoga Mall—ONLY $10 for your transportation there and back. Must be a self-sufficient shopper! Sign up at the Front Desk.

Thursday, January 18 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm—Decadent Day: “Bakeshop Treat”—Check notice boards for more details. All are welcome. Only $3.00. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Thursday, January 18 at 7:30 pm—Gilbert & Sullivan Society presents: “Hawaii”—Presented by Guenter Gamauf. $2 for residents. $3 for public. Light refreshments. In the Chapel.

Friday, January 19 at 10:30 am—Singing Group—Join everyone in the Memory Care Lounge.

Friday, January 19 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm—An Afternoon with Al Crawford—Join us for this fun show. Al plays the guitar & sings. After the show, follow him to Friendship Hour for an encore. In the Chapel.

Friday, January 19 at 8:00 pm—KW Symphony Pops presents: “Casablanca”—Watch the film on the big screen while the KWS performs the music. $50 ticket & bus. Leave at 7:15pm. Sign up at Front Dsk.

Saturday, January 20 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm—Saturday BINGO—All welcome. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Saturday, January 20 at 7:00 pm—Saturday Night Movie: “Maudie”—The unlikely romance between a Canadian folk artist and a reclusive fishmonger. Starring Sally Hawkins. Rated G. In the Great Hall.

Monday, January 22 from 9:00 to 3:00 pm—The Dressing Room for Seniors—Clothing for both men & women, at affordable prices. Browse their great selection of top brands. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Monday, January 22 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm—Tiger Princess Dance Projects—Join us after coffee hour for a unique exercise session with award winning Artist Yvonne Ng. In the Great Hall.

Tuesday, January 23 from 3:15 to 4:00 pm—Hymn Sing—Everyone is welcome. In the Chapel.

Wednesday, January 24 at 10:00 am—Friend to Friend: “Have you been to…?”—In Muskoka Lounge.

Wednesday, January 24 at 2:00 pm—At sometime everyone has experienced a major unexpected life change, please join Joy Hancock in the Waterfall G. to share your joys, concerns, & coping strategies.

Wednesday, January 24 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm—Flower Arranging by Sue Gleiser—Only $30! This includes all supplies and you leave with a beautiful fresh flower arrangement. In Multipurpose Room.

Wednesday, January 24 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm—BINGO—Only 25 cents per card. In Muskoka Lounge.

Thursday, January 25 at 2:00 pm—Robbie Burns Celebration—“Enjoy a wee cup of tea, whether you’re Scottish or not”. Readings and singing Scottish Tunes by our own residents. Tea and Scottish shortbread. Bagpipes with Andrew Osborne. Check notice boards for more details.

Saturday, January 27—Gilbert and Sullivan Society Bus Trip to St. Anne’s Church in Toronto “Ruddigore”—See Henk at Coffee Hour for more info and to sign up.

Saturday, January 27 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm—Saturday BINGO—All welcome. In the Muskoka Lounge.

Saturday, January 27 at 7:00 pm—Aussie Night—Take a trip down under for some fun! A party with Peter Shaw and everything Australian, music, munchies, fun and more! Cash Bar. In the Great Hall.

Sunday, January 28 at 2:00 pm—Sunday Matinee: “What Women Want”—A chauvinistic executive gains the ability to hear what women are thinking. Starring Mel Gibson & Helen Hunt. In Great Hall.

Wednesday, January 31 from 10:00 to 11:00 am—Friend to Friend: “Music Time”—Muskoka Lounge.

Wednesday, January 31 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm—BINGO—Only 25 cents per card. In Muskoka Lounge.