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5 days ago

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Last night was our Robbie Burns themed Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner. Thank you to our sponsor Revera Retirement Living! Our guests enjoyed the gifts and your service! Our entertainment was provided by Bob Meikle, who performed a variety of Scottish tunes, old favourites and even a little Hawaiian ditty!
Thanks to everyone for making it a fun evening!
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Last night was our Robbie Burns themed Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.  Thank you to our sponsor Revera Retirement Living!  Our guests enjoyed the gifts and your service!  Our entertainment was provided by Bob Meikle, who performed a variety of Scottish tunes, old favourites and even a little Hawaiian ditty!  
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Portrait Painting: Renaissance to Modern - a new class starts Wednesday, January 24th 10:30 to 12:30 at the Saanich Centre. 6 sessions are $21 for members or $42 for non-members. No experience drawing or painting is necessary! ... See MoreSee Less

Portrait Painting: Renaissance to Modern - a new class starts Wednesday, January 24th 10:30 to 12:30 at the Saanich Centre.  6 sessions are $21 for members or $42 for non-members.  No experience drawing or painting is necessary!

 

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Congratulations to Silver Threads Service for finding those hidden artists in our community.

Join us tomorrow for our annual end of the year party! Welcome 2018, with refreshments and music by Andy McCormick. From 11:00am to 12:30pm at the Saanich Centre. Call to book a seat at 250 382-3151. ... See MoreSee Less

Join us tomorrow for our annual end of the year party!  Welcome 2018, with refreshments and music by Andy McCormick.  From 11:00am to 12:30pm at the Saanich Centre.  Call to book a seat at 250 382-3151.

May you have a happy and healthy Holiday Season from all of us at Silver Threads Service.
Both the Saanich and Victoria Centres will be closing early on Thursday, December 21st at 2:00pm and Friday, December 22nd at 1:00pm.
The Saanich Centre will be open Wednesday, December 27th, Thursday, December 28th, Friday, December 29th from 8:30am to 1:00pm.
The Centres will resume regular hours beginning Tuesday, January 2nd.
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May you have a happy and healthy Holiday Season from all of us at Silver Threads Service.  
Both the Saanich and Victoria Centres will be closing early on Thursday, December 21st at 2:00pm and Friday, December 22nd at 1:00pm.
The Saanich Centre will be open Wednesday, December 27th, Thursday, December 28th, Friday, December 29th from 8:30am to 1:00pm.
The Centres will resume regular hours beginning Tuesday, January 2nd.

1 month ago

Silver Threads Service

Our Guess Who's Coming to Christmas Dinner event on Wednesday was a great success! Thank you to We Care Home Health Services for sponsoring!
We had 120 guests who enjoyed a wonderful Christmas meal prepared by our chefs, including champagne cocktails for toasting. Christmas music was provided by local Celtic group, Cookeilidh, and the talented O'Brien Dancers performed. Thank you to our staff, volunteers and our guests for making it a special evening.
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Join us on Monday, December 18th at 1:00 pm for Christmas Memories at the Saanich Centre. In celebration of this special season, come and reminisce about the sights, sounds and smells of Christmas. What is one of your best memories from your childhood of the holidays? ... See MoreSee Less

Join us on Monday, December 18th at 1:00 pm for Christmas Memories at the Saanich Centre.  In celebration of this special season, come and reminisce about the sights, sounds and smells of Christmas.  What is one of your best memories from your childhood of the holidays?

 

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Every year, decorating the tree and finding the right spot for my Bambi ornament.

Baileys in my coffee!😋

1 month ago

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The Christmas Concert at the Saanich Centre was a very enjoyable afternoon! Thank you to our sponsor We Care Home Health Services for supporting this popular event. Thank you to our entertainers, Hula Dance for Health and the Greater Victoria Police Chorus. Our 150 guests were thoroughly entertained, sang-along and then were refreshed with Christmas treats! ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

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Thank you to our volunteers who came in and worked all day Friday decorating the Saanich Centre for Christmas. It looks beautiful! ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you to our volunteers who came in and worked all day Friday decorating the Saanich Centre for Christmas.  It looks beautiful!Image attachmentImage attachment

2 months ago

Silver Threads Service

Today the Artists in the Portrait Painting Class held an art show at the Saanich Centre. Using specialized tracing software instructor Rosa teaches students how to recreate originals onto canvas.
The next class starts Wednesday, November 22 from 12:30 to 2:30. 6 sessions $21 members or $42 for non-members.
Call us for more information and to register!
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Remembering all those who served.

The Saanich Centre will be closed in observance of Remembrance Day on Saturday November 11th and both the Saanich and Victoria centres will be closed for the statutory holiday on Monday November 13th. Both centres will reopen for regular business hours, 8:30am to 4:00pm , on Tuesday November 14th.
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Remembering all those who served.

The Saanich Centre will be closed in observance of Remembrance Day on Saturday November 11th and both the Saanich and Victoria centres will be closed for the statutory holiday on Monday November 13th. Both centres will reopen for regular business hours, 8:30am to 4:00pm , on Tuesday November 14th.

Silver Threads Service is pleased to be a part of the Provincial Summit on Aging. Community Based senior services across BC are addressing many issues and doing good work. Glad to connect and look to the future. ... See MoreSee Less

Silver Threads Service is pleased to be a part of the Provincial Summit on Aging.  Community Based senior services across BC are addressing many issues and doing good work. Glad to connect and look to the future.

Silver Christmas Craft Fair this Saturday at the Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road. Start the Christmas season right by experiencing Silver Christmas: a craft fair presented by Silver Threads Service Crafters. One of their specialties is mosaics, a one of a kind gift! Hot beverages and a variety of Christmas baking will be available for your enjoyment.
Date: Saturday, November 4th
Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm
Cost: Entry by Donation
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Silver Christmas Craft Fair this Saturday at the Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road.  Start the Christmas season right by experiencing Silver Christmas: a craft fair presented by Silver Threads Service Crafters.  One of their specialties is mosaics, a one of a kind gift!  Hot beverages and a variety of Christmas baking will be available for your enjoyment. 
Date:  Saturday, November 4th
Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm
Cost: Entry by Donation

Have you had your Flu Shot?
Flu Clinics for seniors at Silver Threads Service are coming up!
Free with your care card. Sponsored by Rexall Drugstore.
9:30am to 11:30am Friday, October 27th at Victoria Centre 2340 Richmond Road
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9:30am to 11:30am Monday, October 30th at Saanich Centre 286 Hampton Road
No appointment necessary.
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Have you had your Flu Shot?
Flu Clinics for seniors at Silver Threads Service are coming up!
Free with your care card.  Sponsored by Rexall Drugstore. 
9:30am to 11:30am Friday, October 27th at Victoria Centre 2340 Richmond Road
or
9:30am to 11:30am Monday, October 30th at Saanich Centre 286 Hampton Road
No appointment necessary.

On Friday we signed up our 600th Annual Member – congratulations Florence! To celebrate the occasion she will receive a $15 gift card compliments of Silver Threads. We are pleased to welcome Florence who will be attending the Victoria Centre for the Friday Craft Drop in. ... See MoreSee Less

On Friday we signed up our 600th Annual Member – congratulations Florence!  To celebrate the occasion she will receive a $15 gift card compliments of Silver Threads.  We are pleased to welcome Florence who will be attending the Victoria Centre for the Friday Craft Drop in.

Open House at Silver Threads Service Victoria Centre!
Monday, October 23rd 10:00am to 1:00pm
Drop in for demos, tours, try a gentle exercise class or maybe Chinese Brush painting. Coffee and refreshments will be served.
2340 Richmond Road - right across from the Royal Jubilee Hospital.
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Open House at Silver Threads Service Victoria Centre!
Monday, October 23rd 10:00am to 1:00pm
Drop in for demos, tours, try a gentle exercise class or maybe Chinese Brush painting.  Coffee and refreshments will be served.  
2340 Richmond Road - right across from the Royal Jubilee Hospital.

Oktoberfest last night at the Saanich Centre! 115 of us enjoyed beer, a great meal and the entertainment provided by the Victoria Accordion Club. What a fun time we had! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 months ago

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Today we enjoyed a performance by the Big Weee, Joy Kruger and Mike Raymer. Joy leads fitness classes at the Saanich Centre and wanted to honour two of our members Vi and Gayle who are moving in the next few weeks. Thank you Joy and Mike for sharing (another) of your talents with us! ... See MoreSee Less

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