Seniors’ Resource Centre ~ Metchosin - Connecting Seniors to a Community of Support

SRC OPEN FRIDAYS STARTING SEPT. 10

Effective after the Labour Day long weekend, beginning on Tuesday, September 7, the Metchosin Seniors’ Resource Centre will be open Tuesday to Friday from 12-4pm This is a change from the centre open days of Monday to Thursday. We hope the new schedule will better serve our members.

Federal Election 2021

If you need a ride to vote, contact the SRC and a volunteer will drive you to the polling station. Election day is Monday, September 20. Advance polls are on: Friday, September 10 Saturday, September 11 Sunday, September 12 Monday, September 13

Vaccination Cards and Masks

On September 13, BC residents will be able to print or download a proof of vaccination card to show when accessing events, services and businesses. We can assist anyone who requires help obtaining the card. As well, if you need transportation to get a shot, contact us and a volunteer will drive you to the…
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LE PARISIAN CAFÉ ÉTAIT ENCHANTEUR

A special thanks to all you came out in the rain and to those who supported the 7th annual Parisian Café on Sept. 11. It was so enjoyable to socialize and catch up with friends and neighbours once again. We honoured our volunteers who help us operate the SRC: Darren Buhr Diana Clare Felicity Creasser…
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Trivia!

Thursday, October 17 | 7pm on Zoom Quiz master Andrew Spray continues to test our knowledge of Metchosin, the island and beyond. This social event is relaxed, informative and fun! There are good prizes too! No registration necessary. Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/6698250658 Meeting ID: 669 825 0658One tap mobile+15873281099,,6698250658# Canada+16473744685,,6698250658# Canada Dial by your location1-778-907-2071Meeting ID:…
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SEPTEMBER 2021 NEWSLETTER

Download the newsletter for September. IN THIS ISSUE • Afternoon Teas• Senior Independence through Technology• Trivia• Carol Carman interviews Chris Pratt• Parisian Café• Gourmet Dinner• Vaccine Update• Changes at SRC

SPEAKER SERIES: Carol Carman in Conversation with Christopher Pratt

Carol Carman and Christopher Pratt took us on a fascinating trip through the years in Metchosin! For those who missed it, you can watch it on the Metchosin Seniors YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/UZlsdRaWf-E Thursday, September 23 | 2:00-3:00pm on Zoom MSA Director Carol Carman interviews Christopher Pratt, long-time Metchosin resident, decorated naval commander, and board member…
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Senior Independence through Technology

Thursday, September 2 | 2:00-3:00pm on Zoom This show-and-tell with CanAssist at the University of Victoria will feature a range of examples demonstrating how technology can support independence for seniors. Watch a replay of this event which is posted on the Metchosin Seniors YouTube Channel! “CanAssist is an organization of the University of Victoria that…
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WEDNESDAY TEAS

Wednesday Teas Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 from 1:00-3:00pm We have resumed Wednesday afternoon teas, in person, at the SRC from 1-3 PM. Please RVSP as space is limited. If you are interested in hosting a tea at your home or backyard, we’d be thrilled! Please contact the centre. Masks are once again mandatory…
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Gourmet Dinner Raffle Tickets on Sale

Enter to win a Gourmet Dinner-for-Eight! Designed especially for you and seven of your friends, the Gourmet Dinner-for-Eight is prepared and served by local talented foodies and home chefs, at a date and location of your choice. The dinner will be delivered and served in your home, dishes washed, coffee made, and the servers will…
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