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The Annual General Meeting for 2016-17 was held on June 21st at the Saanich Centre and we were pleased to report on our growth and progress. Thank you to our hardworking staff and our dedicated Board of Directors. After our business meeting, our 115 guests enjoyed a roast beef dinner and entertainment by Maureen Washington. It was a very enjoyable evening. ... See MoreSee Less

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We were very pleased to host John Horgan, leader of the British Columbia New Democratic Party and MLA for the constituency of Juan de Fuca. It was great to showcase our organization and the programs at the Saanich Centre. Our members enjoyed chatting with John over a game of pool, shuffleboard, and coffee. ... See MoreSee Less

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It is not too late to register for tomorrow's free presentation. This is information you do not what to miss! Call 250-388-4268 to register. ... See MoreSee Less

Are you prepared for the events that life can throw at you? Should anything happen, do your loved ones know how you keep track of bank accounts, investments, bills, pictures, important documents, soci...

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Are you prepared for the events that life can throw at you? Should anything happen, do your loved ones know how you keep track of bank accounts, investments, bills, pictures, important documents, social media and all passwords? Personal Passage Planning will guide you in charting a course for the future so that you and those you entrust to “know your way” are prepared. Join us for this informative, free presentation.
Date: Tuesday, June 20th
Time: 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Victoria Silver Threads, 2340 Richmond Road
Register by calling 250-388-4268

#seniors #prepared
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We were pleased to welcome the staff from RBC Burnside Tillicum Branch to our Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at the Saanich Centre. As part of their Day of Service staff helped serve and made a financial contribution for the 4th year in a row! Thank you RBC, we do appreciate your support!
Great neighbours!
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We were pleased to host 50 members of the Royal Jubilee Hospital Auxiliary for a luncheon today at the Saanich Centre. We thank you for volunteering to supporting health care in our community! ... See MoreSee Less

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Saanich Centre Treasure Trove

The Saanich Centre operates the Treasure Trove, a volunteer managed Thrift Store. Donations of gently used household goods and clothing are greatly appreciated.
Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm.
Location: 286 Hampton Road
Call 250-382-3151 #ThriftStoreDonation
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Lisa CoulsonI want that little white shelf! How much?4 weeks ago   ·  1
Sarah Beresford-GreenOooohhh it's a good thing I live in Nova Scotia!! I'd have so much fun though.2 weeks ago   ·  1

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New Outreach Program!
We are pleased to announce a new Community Group will be starting on Tuesday at the CRD Housing Complex for Seniors – Viewmont Gardens.
Silver Threads Service will be offering a weekly program for the residents that will include lively discussions, demonstrations and learning as well as building social connections. For more information call the Saanich Centre 250 382-3151.
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It is not too late to register for Ladies Night this Thursday, May 25th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm, and to take advantage of our exciting make-up demonstrations and accessory exchange. Call the Victoria Centre at 250-388-4268 to register. ... See MoreSee Less

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We hope we will all have some nice weather this long weekend!
A reminder that our centres will be closed on Monday for Victoria Day.
Enjoy your weekend, from all of us at Silver Threads.
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We love Friday mornings at Victoria Silver Threads! You will find us here getting crafty each week from 9:00am - 12:00pm. We have a good time while we create mosaics and enjoy knitting. Stop by or call for more information: 250-388-4268. ... See MoreSee Less

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Join us for Ladies Night at Silver Threads Service.
We are hosting an event for women only to embrace make-up style and accessory fashion!
Let's get together to have fun and friendship, see make up demos, partake in the accessories exchange and enjoy refreshments.
Thursday, May 25th 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Cost: $5.25 Members, $7.35 Non-Members
at the Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road.
250 388-4268, Registration required
#AdvancedStyle
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We rely on our eyesight for every aspect of life, and it is so important to maintain our vision health especially as we age. Sign-up now for our free speaker series on Vision Health presented by the CNIB British Columbia. Join us at the Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road, on Tuesday, May 16th from 1:00pm – 2:00pm. Call 250-388-4268 to register. ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to Alex, the winner of our Spring Membership Drive Prize draw. Centre Director, Anne Nelson and Centre Assistant, Ro Fife presented Alex with a $200 gift certificate to Hillside Mall. ... See MoreSee Less

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Hola! Here’s a group selfie from the Oak Bay Memory PLUS group. Keeping minds sharp with a Mexican theme. ... See MoreSee Less

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Lisa CoulsonLove it! I see some familiar faces!😍2 months ago   ·  1

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Today Saanich Centre Director, Anne welcomed our 400th member to the organization. Congratulations to Qin - enjoy your gift card to Tim Hortons, and we look forward to seeing you at the centre. ... See MoreSee Less

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A very special thank you to our 5 Income Tax Volunteers – Narender, Frank, Doug, Bruce, and Ted who collectively filed 262 returns for seniors this year. We appreciate their help and for making filing a comfortable and easy process for folks again this year!
Don’t forget – the deadline for filing your 2016 taxes are April 30th!
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You’ll never guess who hopped into the Easter Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner last night - this guy along with 90 of our closest friends!
Just a reminder that our Centres will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday, back open on Tuesday!
Enjoy the long weekend everyone!
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Tracy RyanFUN!!3 months ago

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Have you ever wondered about or wanted to try yoga? Our matt based Yoga Fit class is perfect for the older adult interested in beginning a yoga practice. Come try your first class free at our Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Road, Thursdays from 9:15am – 10:00am. Regular prices including tax are $7.35 for members and $9.50 for non-members per class. #yogaseniors ... See MoreSee Less

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We had a fun day at the Saanich Centre with the Leadership students from G.R.Pearkes Recreation Centre March break day camp. The students were fast learners, under the expert guidance of the Shuffleboard group. We really appreciated the cookies, cards and flowers that the students brought for us. ... See MoreSee Less

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