Elder’s Update – News and Upcoming Events

Happy 2019! Here’s to a Peaceful and Successful New Year!

Community Dementia Information Session and Dinner

January 22

Dinner at 5:00 p.m. 

Understanding Dementia and Creative Approaches to Communication


As January is Alzheimer Awareness Month, we will be hosting Jane Hope from the Alzheimer Society of BC to present an information session for community members, family, and friends of people who have dementia. Please note that this session is not intended for those people who have dementia


Our destination for the Island – Wide Luncheon is yet to be announced, no matter where it is, we always have a great time so make sure you get your name on the bus list!

Gilakasla to everyone who braved the nasty weather to come out and support our Elder’s Bingo Fundraiser for Die-hard Bingo players on Tuesday evening!

Whether you came to volunteer or came to participate, you made it a fun community event!

Our next Elder’s Fundraiser Community BINGO will be on February 5. Carla’s concession will be serving her awesome burgers and hot dogs with the works! Doors open at 4:30 p.m.

Check your Elder’s Activity Calendar for January 2019 included in this week’s issue for regularly scheduled Events and Activities… Call 250 202 0115 or email                                              kristenpeel@weiwaikum.ca to register for anything that may interest you