Thank you to staff of the Burnside & Tillicum Branch of RBC for the annual Day of Service! Staff came to the Saanich Centre and helped out at the June 6th Guess Who's Coming to Dinner. We appreciate your support! ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you to Nex Gen Hearing for sponsoring the Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner on May 16th. Guests enjoyed the Pork Loin followed by Chocolate Cake. Entertainment was provided by Mark Davies. We appreciate the help from Erin, who shared information on Nex Gen and also jumped in to help serve, clear and pour coffee to our guests! We very much appreciate your support! ... See MoreSee Less
A reminder that our Centres will be closed on Monday, May 21st for the Victoria Day Long Weekend. The Saanich Centre will be open on Saturday from 9:00am to 12:00noon. Enjoy your weekend! ... See MoreSee Less
The Chamber of Commerce hosted the Business Excellence Awards last night and Silver Threads Service was a finalist (and the runner up) in the Non-Profit of the Year category. Congratulations to the Greater Victoria Housing Society for the well deserved win! We had a lovely evening and enjoyed the event! youtu.be/WKE090lfy6Myoutube.com ... See MoreSee Less
The Saanich Pickle Ball players took to the great outdoors today and played at the newly refinished Tennis/Pickle Ball Courts at Hampton Park! Thanks to Saanich Parks for making the improvements! ... See MoreSee Less
Last night we had 110 people attend a fabulous Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner! Thank you to our sponsor Amica Mature Lifestyles for sponsoring the evening and to their staff who helped with the service. Ambrosia Catering prepared a delicious Roast Beef dinner complete with Yorkshire Pudding! We were entertained by our Choirs – the Hampton Singers and the Saanich Songmen! Our volunteers and staff did a great job in bringing it all together. Thank you to all! ... See MoreSee Less
A collaboration of Victoria Foundation, the Rotary Clubs of Greater Victoria, the Food Share Network and Thrifty Foods, the Food Rescue project recovers and redistributes fresh food from grocery store...
Walking is so good for you! We would like to start a walking group out of the Victoria Silver Threads Centre - are you interested? Do you have a preference of days/times. Ideas of good walking routes in the vicinity of our Centre in Richmond Road? Please provide your thoughts in a comment below. Thanks!Your body on walking: ... See MoreSee Less
It’s Make-a-Will Week. Do you have one?May 8-14, 2018 is Make-A-Will Week in British Columbia.
It is estimated that only 55% of British Columbians have a legally valid and up-to-date will. The reasons given for not having a Will include not having enough assets, not knowing where to start, or being too young. If you pass away without a Will the government will decide who your beneficiaries are and how your assets will be divided up – not you.
We have a six-week session of Chair Yoga starting next Tuesday, April 10 from 1:00-2:00pm at the Victoria Centre. Instructed by Janice Arnot, one of the most popular Chair Yoga Teachers in Victoria! Registration is $52.50/members and $78.75 for non-members. Call to register 250-382-4268. #chairyoga ... See MoreSee Less
Happy Easter! We celebrated at the March 21st Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner! There was bunnies, good food and twisting to the music of Andy McCormack. We hope your Easter Long Weekend is just as much fun! A reminder that our centres will be closed for Good Friday, March 30th and Monday, April 2nd. The Saanich Centre will be open Saturday, March 31st from 9:00am to 12:00 noon. Regular hours resume Tuesday, April 3rd. ... See MoreSee Less
Create your own beautiful succulent planter at this fun and informative workshop on Monday April 9 11:30am-12:30pm We provide all the materials, no experience necessary. Space is limited, so call to reserve a spot today 250-388-4268. ... See MoreSee Less
Income Tax Clinics are filling up fast! If you are a senior 55 years and older with an annual income of $30,000 or less ($40,000 for couples) book your free appointment today. Our trained CRA Volunteers are ready to help you meet the April 30th deadline to file! Call the Victoria Centre at 250 388-4268 or the Saanich Centre at 250 382-3151 for appointments and further information. ... See MoreSee Less
Thank you to Li and the Happy Drum Dancers for a lovely performance at the Chinese New Year event at the Victoria Centre yesterday. We had a great turn out to welcome the Year of the Dog! ... See MoreSee Less
A reminder that our centres will be closed on Monday, February 12th for Family Day. The Saanich Centre will be open on Saturday from 9:00am to 12:00 noon if you would like to drop in for Pickle Ball, Computers or coffee! Enjoy the long weekend! ... See MoreSee Less
Join us for the The Five Love Languages Have you ever felt like you and the people you love (partners, children, friends) are speaking two different languages? Come to the Five Love Languages Workshop and learn how communication style and preferences influence us and others. Monday, February 5th, 1:30pm to 3:30pm Call the Victoria Centre to book your space 250 388-4268 ... See MoreSee Less