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2015. 

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April

 

Whispers of the Spirit Healing Arts

April workshop’s

9752 Willow Street, Chemainus, BC.
250-324-2299.  www.whispersofthespirit.ca/coming events                                                    

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April 23 -27, 2015. Weekdays: 6.30pm – 8.30pm, Weekend: 10.00am – 12.00pm. (Attendance on all 5 days is required)). Camosun College, 3100 Foul Bay Rd, Victoria, BC

SRI SRI YOGA

Recharge, strengthen and awaken your true potential with Sri Sri Yoga Experience the wisdom and depth of yoga in a sincere, joyful and thorough manner.  Invigorate the body, mind and spirit through Sri Sri Yoga’s multidimensional practice, combining simple yoga postures, breathing techniques, yogic knowledge and meditation. Through this combination, you experience total well-being, a harmonious body and mind. With Sri Sri Yoga, students gain a take home a practice that is suitable for beginners as well as experienced yoga practitioners. The Sri Sri Yoga program is suitable for everybody, irrespective of age, health condition or whether they have had any previous experience of yoga.

Course fee: $150.00, students and seniors: $120.00 Info & Registration:
Lucky Sund: 250 815-6451  victoria@artofliving.org    www.artofliving.org

 

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Sunday 26th 2015.

Chemainus Classical Concerts

You are invited to a Chemainus Classical Concert 2pm at St. Michael & All Angels Church, 2858 Mills Street, Chemainus, BC.
http://www.chemainusclassicalconcerts.ca/

 

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Tuesday April 28th

WordStorm!

WordStorm – Nanaimo’s popular Spoken Word and Open Mike event takes place at The Vault Cafe, 499 Wallace Street, Nanaimo on the last Tuesday of the month. Come on April 28th, just to listen and be entertained, or sign up for the Open Mike. Everyone is welcome!

Featured performers for April 28th are: Christine Smart and Niki Kourouris. Tannis Kelm and Alannah Zeebeck will also drop in all the way from Saskatchewan. 

Reservations are recommended. Consider coming early for dinner or a snack at the Vault Cafe, 250-591-0776. For WordStorm itself, doors open at 6:30 and the program begins at 7:00. To reserve for WordStorm, email David at ascent    ascentaspirations@gmail.com

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May

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Rally 4 Memories, the drive for dementia. Now in it’s 4th year.

Love you car! Love to drive! Start you engines. Join the Rally from Victoria up-island.

Your entry fee of $600 per car (based on 2 people, driver & navigator) includes:
• A tax receipt sent to all participants
• Driver’s meeting kick-off at Vancouver Island Brewery
• Wine tasting at 40 Knots Vineyard & Estate Winery
• TWO night’s accommodation in an ocean view room at Painter’s Lodge in Campbell River

• Arrival reception including drinks & appetizers
• A delicious dinner prepared exclusively for our event
• A selection of Silent Auction items to bid on
• And, of course, lunch mid-Island

This year we are pleased to be hosted by Pacific Prime at the Beach Club in Parksville.
2015 Registration Options (Deadline April 1, 2015)
1. Online using your credit card – Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rally-4-memories-2015-tickets-14332455761  (a service fee will apply for this option)
2. A cheque for $600 (made payable to We Rage We Weep Alzheimer Foundation)
3. If more convenient cash or cheque payment may also be hand delivered to: We Care Home Health Services, 2631B Douglas St. Victoria

Contact Dr. Marjorie Moulton, Executive Director, We Rage We Weep Alzheimer Foundation, 707-828 Rupert Terrace Victoria, BC V8W 0A7
250-920-9573   www.werageweweep.com

 

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Saturday May 2nd 2015. 10 am – 4 pm.

At some point in their lives, 90% of women will be solely responsible for their finances. Are you ready? Come join us to start to prepare!

As a women, do you feel confident and in control of your investments and finances? Do you know what your retirement plan looks like? Do you know what risks you are taking? Pam Katunar, Investment Advisor, has created timely courses exclusively for women to learn more about finance and investing. Pam is a frequent presenter on investing topics, and the most common comment from women after attending these classes is, “I wish I had done this years ago.”

Bring a friend and come to learn more about how to handle this important aspect of life. Your future is counting on you! Location:  Goward House, 2495 Arbutus Road, Victoria
RSVP: 250-356-4034 or E-mail: pamela.katunar@td.com
or via website http://advisors.tdwaterhouse.ca/pamela.katunar

 

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Tuesday, May 12, Wednesday May 13, Thursday May 14 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Ballet Victoria invites you and your guests to attend Tea for Tutu

A ballet performance followed by complementary refreshments  at Kirkhall, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 680 Courtney Street. Free Entrance for Senior Guests and Children  for others, a contribution of $10.00 per person is appreciated, to support our artists 

Reserve your seats now by calling – 250 380-6063  or by e-mail – attendance@balletvictoria.ca

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Sunday May 24th 2015.

Chemainus Classical Concerts

You are invited to a Chemainus Classical Concert 2pm at St. Michael & All Angels Church, 2858 Mills Street, Chemainus, BC.
http://www.chemainusclassicalconcerts.ca/

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June

Sunday June 14th 2015.

Chemainus Classical Concerts

You are invited to a Chemainus Classical Concert 2pm at St. Michael & All Angels Church, 2858 Mills Street, Chemainus, BC.
http://www.chemainusclassicalconcerts.ca/

 

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Saturday June 20th 2015. 10am – 4pm.

At some point in their lives, 90% of women will be solely responsible for their finances. Are you ready? Come join us to start to prepare!

As a women, do you feel confident and in control of your investments and finances? Do you know what your retirement plan looks like? Do you know what risks you are taking? Pam Katunar, Investment Advisor, has created timely courses exclusively for women to learn more about finance and investing. Pam is a frequent presenter on investing topics, and the most common comment from women after attending these classes is, “I wish I had done this years ago.”

Bring a friend and come to learn more about how to handle this important aspect of life. Your future is counting on you! Location:  Goward House, 2495 Arbutus Road,  Victoria
RSVP: 250-356-4034 orE-mail: pamela.katunar@td.com
or via website http://advisors.tdwaterhouse.ca/pamela.katunar

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July

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August

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September

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October

OPENING October 2015

Roberts Landing, 772 Hockley Ave, Langford BC Age-Friendly Rental Apartments Universal Design, all 2 br/2 ba, all corner units, all over 1,000 sq ft, insuite laundry, insuite storage, heat pumps, 1 year free TV/internet, free hot water, pet friendly, great walking score, + more … for rental info 250-478-7252 http://www.robertslanding.com/ Tell them seniors101 sent you!

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November

Saturday November 7th 2015. 10am to 2pm.

West Shore Fall Wellness Fair

You are invited to the West Shore Seniors’ Services Fall Wellness Fair at the Langford Legion Hall, 761 Station Road, Langford, BC.
Contact Nicole 250-391-9827 or Info4westshoreseniors@gmail.com or http://westshoreseniorsservices.com

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December

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