Staying Connected: What’s Coming up and Interesting Things to Catch Up On – May 19th

In This Edition:

  1. What’s Coming Up
  2. Kerby Travel
  3. Kerby Centre Renter Events Open to the Public
  4. Kerby Weekly Events
  5. Contests and Raffles
  6. NEW Videos on our Kerby YouTube Channel
  7. Interesting Articles

 

What’s Coming Up:

Elder Abuse: Signs, Symptoms & Resources – Lunch and Learn May 20th

This is a FREE Event – Registration is required

Click Here for details and registration 

 

Education & Recreation Craft Sale – Thursday, May 26th 2022

Time: 9:30am – 1:00pm

Location: Kerby Centre, Dining Room

All the items are 50% off!

 

Calgary Marathon May 29th

It’s not too late to join our team as a walker or runner. Click Here for more information.

 

Seniors Week June 6th – 9th 

Visit our webpage to see everything happening that week. Make sure to register for the activities and tournaments early! 

 

Are you a golfer? Our Kerby Centre Charity Classic is August 18th this year. 

Click Here for details and to register

 

Kerby Travel Events to Register For!

Saskatoon Berry Farm

Date: Tuesday, June 7th 2022

Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm

Member price: $60 Non-member price: $90

Cut-off date: May 24th

Includes transportation and lunch.

 

Ribbon Creek Hike

Date: Thursday, June 23rd 2022

Time: 8:30am – 3:30pm

Member price: $55 Non-member price: $85

Cut-off date: June 9th

Includes transportation and nature leader

 

Ghost Lake Boat Trip

Date:  Thursday, July 28th 2022

Member:  $44 Non-member:  $74

Cut-off Date:  July 14th 

 

For more information please contact Travel Desk at 403-705-3237

 

Kerby Centre Renter Events Open to the Public

Book Launch: Becoming a Successful Imagrant Woman Fireside Chat Series | Saturday, May 28th

Click Here to Register

 

Weekly Events at Kerby Centre

Visit our department pages for information on each event

Ed & Rec Weekly Activities | Kerby Café 

MONDAY:

  • Ed & Rec – Online: Fitness with Dan | Gentle Seated Yoga
  • Ed & Rec – In-Person: Knitting for a Cause | Mahjong | Indoor Kite Flying | Pickleball

 

TUESDAY:

  • Ed & Rec – Online: English as a Second Language | Tai Chi
  • Ed & Rec – In-Person: Recorder Group | Memory Writing | Games
  • Cafe – In-Person: Shuffleboard: 10-12pm –  FREE

 

WEDNESDAY:

  • Ed & Rec – Online: Men’s Shed 11:00am – 12:00 pm
  • Ed & Rec – In-Person: General Craft Group | Cribbage
  • Cafe – In-Person: Kerby Sensations Band & Dance

 

THURSDAY           

  • Ed & Rec – Online: Yoga for You | Drum Fit
  • Ed & Rec – In-Person: Artists Group | Pickleball | Games

 

FRIDAY                  

  • Ed & Rec – Online: Muscle Strength and Core Balance
  • Ed & Rec – In-Person: Spanish Conversation Group | Krazy Karvers Woodcarving Club | Badminton & Ping Pong | English as a Second Language
  • Cafe – In-Person: Willy Joosen on the Piano

 

Contests/Raffles

Golden Giveaways 50/50 Raffle post is growning! Get your tickets today.

As of May 19th the pot is $9210.00  |  Draw date is June 12th.

 

NEW Videos on our Kerby YouTube Channel

We have two new additions to our Kerby YouTube Channel!

Our “Mediation & Mindfulness for Better Mental Health”  and “How to Gave the Difficult Conversation About End of Life”  free online presentation recordings are now available!

Visit our channel page and make sure to LIKE and SUBSCRIBE to be the first to see new content.

 

 

Interesting Articles

Catherine O’Hara on Aging in Hollywood: “We Should Embrace and Respect Age”

New Tool to Create Hearing Cells Lost in Aging

Aging Lymph Nodes: Seeking a Solution for Weakened Immune Systems

Cardinal: Pope’s wheelchair use an example to older adults

Glenn Close, 75, Says Women Are ‘So Brainwashed’ About Aging

 

Check back weekly to see what’s happening at Kerby Centre!