May/June Events

Coffee Group, Every Tuesday, Sept 4th, Sept 11th, Sept 18th, Sept 25th, Oct 2nd, Oct 9th, Oct 16st, Oct 23rd, Oct 30th, 1:00 pm  

Do you enjoy good coffee, great food, meeting new people, and socializing with old friends? Then join us for the Coffee Group! This group meets every Tuesday at the Coffee Lodge on Exmouth Street at 1:00 pm.

Card Making, Wed Sept 12th, Wed Oct 3rd, 1-2:30 pm, VON Community Room

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of card making with Carolyn. Both dates will include the theme of Fall and Thanksgiving, although you can always personalize the message for a birthday, get well or thinking of you.

Men’s “Only” Group, Thur Sept 13th, Thur Oct 11th, 1-2:30 pm, VON Community Room

Gentlemen this is a time for you to connect with your peers and have some guy time! Activities will be planned and facilitated by the members of the group. Refreshments will be provided.

Day At The Theatre, Saturday Sept 15, 2 pm, Imperial Theatre

In the mood for some theatre? Come join us as we watch Rebound’s production of Willy Wonka Jr. It’s sure to bring out the kid in all of us!! Please let Lori know if you are interested in tickets!

Making Memories Scrapbooking, Wed Sept 23rd, Wed Oct 17th, 1-2:30 pm, VON Community Room

Come out and enjoy an afternoon of scrapbooking and have your memories to cherish. The first theme will be “Sunshiny Days” and the second will be “Fall”

Lunch at Boston Pizza, Thursday Sept 27th, 12:00 pm, Boston Pizza

Treat yourself to some pizza pasta or any other pub grub. Located at 1400 Exmouth Street

Caregiver and Family Support Group, Thursday October 4, 10 am at the  Community Room

We know that Brain Injury does not affect the survivor alone. Caregivers need an opportunity to speak with other caregivers. Join us for our monthly meetings starting Thursday October 4 at 10 am at the VON.

Ageless Grace, Thur, Oct 4th Thur, Oct 18th Fri, Oct 26th 1:30-2:15 pm, VON Community Room

Join us for this brain fitness program that activates all five functions of the brain while also learning 21 simple exercise skills that focus on a healthy body and mind. You are invited to participate in all three sessions.

Hockey Game, Saturday Oct 20th, 7:30 pm, Mooretown Arena, 1166 Emily Street, Mooretown.

Join us for some fun & entertainment as the Mooretown Flags take to the ice. There are limited free tickets available for members of BIASL.

Craft Time, Wednesday Oct 24th, 1-3 pm, VON Community Room

That 70s craft is back in style…come on out and try your hand at macramé! Make a decoration for your home or a Christmas gift for that special friend! This activity is limited to the first 8 people who register.

Peer Mentoring, Thursday Oct 25th, 9am-2 pm, VON Community Room

Due to a scheduling conflict Peer Mentor training has been rescheduled for Thursday 25 October from 9 am to 2 pm. It will be facilitated by our very own Carla from the OBIA office in St. Catherine’s. The training is free and snacks and lunch will be provided. Please consider becoming a mentor….the experience can be so rewarding!

Halloween Pot Luck, Wednesday Oct 31st, 12 pm, VON Community Room

Join us Halloween Lunch Pot Luck and wear your costume! Prizes to be won for most creative, scariest and funniest costume!

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