seniors

Help support your local Senior Centre: Pembina Active Living (55+)

MANITOBA ASSOCIATION OF SENIOR CENTRES FALL 2021 50/50 Tickets: 1 for $10.00 ❘ 3 for $25.00 ❘ 5 for $35.00 ❘ 10 for $50.00 All tickets have to be purchased online with a credit card. The 50/50 will run from September 1st to November 30th with the Jackpot being drawn on December 1st, 2021. Pot …

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Cultural Competence: An Important Skill Set for Successful Communication

By Dr. Shahin Shooshtari 1, Dr. Sandra Sukhan 2, Sabena Singh 3 1 Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba; Director of Diversity, Whyte Ridge Community Centre 2 Honarary Consul for Guyana; Vice-President, Pembina Active Living (PAL55+) 3 Independent Consultant, PhD (c), Peace and Conflict Studies, Arthur V. Mauro Institute for Peace and Justice, University of …

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Pembina Active Living (55+): Living with COVID-19

Since March most of Manitoba has been staying at home.  During that time a group of PAL (55+) members has been busy working on activities with the safety of the membership of utmost importance. We started with initiating online meetings which allowed our Committees and Board to meet safely.  We implemented a Phone PALs program …

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South Winnipeg Senior Slow-Pitch

Often referred to as “Winnipeg South”, we are a community-based group of “mature” adults in Winnipeg, Manitoba, who have joined together to enjoy the physical and social benefits of slo-pitch softball. We offer to interested individuals opportunities for non-competitive and/or competitive recreation through playing softball with and against others of similar ages and experience. Based …

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Pembina Active Living (55+): ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY

FUN & FELLOWSHIP, ENTERTAINMENT & SNACKS, LOTS OF LAUGHTER & LEARNING!                                   PLEASE ACCEPT AN INVITATION TO ATTEND OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY December 5th, 2019, 1:00-3:00 pm GRACE CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 50 Barnes St. The PAL (55+) organization has been operating in South West Winnipeg for eleven years, with the mission statement: to enhance the lives …

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Whyte Ridge CC Presents: Celebrating Diversity — Aging

Sunday November 24, 2019 from 3-5 pm @ WRCC To raise awareness and promote healthy aging.  Live music featuring Leo Gosselin (leogosselin.com)  20 min. presentation on healthy aging & healthy communities by Dr. Verena Menec  Coffee, tea & refreshments! People are living longer than ever and, for the first time  in history, there are now …

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PAL (55+): Older Adults, another invitation for you….

Your first invitation to check in with Pembina Active Living (55+) came in the spring of 2019. PAL (55+) is persistent; so no procrastination with your second invitation which incidentally includes new programs and events, acknowledging our 10th Anniversary. PAL (55+) makes a commitment to each PAL (55+) member, a commitment to provide choices of …

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