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3 days ago
Our centres will be closed on Wednesday due to the snow. We want to give everyone notice that you can stay inside where it is warm and cozy! If you must venture out please drive and walk safe.
Hopefully we will be open on Thursday. ... See MoreSee Less
1 week ago
Many of us know this as “Chinese New Year” but in traditional Chinese culture it is known as the Spring Festival. The Chinese Women’s Friendship Association and Silver Threads Victoria invite you to gain a cultural understanding of the Spring Festival with a presentation by Professor Jordon Paper. Everyone welcome.
Date: Saturday, January 25th
Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: Victoria Centre, 2340 Richmond Rd.
Cost: $5.25 members; $7.35 non-members
Space is limited, please reserve in advance 250-388-4268 ... See MoreSee Less
Lunar New Year is lovely!
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New Year’s Eve Daytime Party at the Saanich Centre
Tuesday, December 31st 11:00am to 12:15pm
Join us at the Saanich Centre and welcome the new year with beverages, nibbles and music by Shenanigans.
$6.30 (members) $9.45 (non-members)
For more information call (250) 382-3151 ... See MoreSee Less
From all of us at Silver Threads Service we wish you a very happy holiday season and all the best in the New Year.
The Saanich Centre will be closing tomorrow Christmas Eve at 1:00pm and will be open next on Monday, December 30th and Tuesday, December 31st from 8:30am to 1:00pm.
Regular hours resume on Thursday, January 2nd for both the Victoria and Saanich Centres. ... See MoreSee Less
Wishing everyone at Silver Threads a happy holiday season. Thank you for the wonderful work you do for seniors in our community.
You are invited to a Christmas Sing-a-long at the Victoria Centre Monday, December 16th from 1:00 to 2:00pm. Join us for a fun, music filled time singing the classic holiday songs that bring back the love and warmth of Christmases past and present. ... See MoreSee Less
There are still a few tickets available for the Christmas Concert at the Victoria Centre on Thursday. Music will be provided by Richard Bird followed by South Island Harmony. There will be treats, prizes and lots of holiday spirit. Join us December 12th from 1:00 to 2:30pm. Tickets are $7.35, call 250 388-4268 to reserve yours! ... See MoreSee Less
The Christmas Concert at the Saanich Centre was a fabulous afternoon! Special thanks to our sponsors Pacific Coast Health Services (formally We Care). Our 115 guests enjoyed music by our “house bands” The Hampton Singers and the Saanich Songmen. Followed by the Greater Victoria Police Chorus who were in top form again this year. Refreshments followed and all agreed it was a lovely event.
There is still more music to enjoy! Tickets are available for the Christmas Concert at the Victoria Centre on December 12th with entertainers Richard Bird and South Island Harmony. Call 250 388-4268 to reserve a seat. ... See MoreSee Less
We are forever indebted to those who served and take oath to stand by their courageous act forever and after.
Remembering with gratitude this Remembrance Day.
Both Centres will be closed for Remembrance Day on Monday, November 11th. We will reopen on Tuesday, November 12th. ... See MoreSee Less
Mindful Music Info Session
Join us for an information session on how to introduce music and wellness into your routine at home.
Look at the benefits of music with practical ideas on interacting with music at home.
Bring your empty iPod and we will give you a pre-made playlist for you to try at home.
Offered in partnership with the Oak Bay Kiwanis Pavilion Foundation.
Friday, November 8th from 10:00am to 12:00pm at the Victoria Silver Threads 2340 Richmond Road.
Refreshment provided. No charge. Call 250 388-4268 to register. ... See MoreSee Less
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Don't forget to fall back this weekend. It is also a good reminder to check the batteries in your fire alarms.
Be safe! ... See MoreSee Less
An extra hour of sleep today was fantastico!
Thank you to 100.3 The Q/The Zone for donating tickets to the Royals Game last night! We had an enthusiastic group who all thoroughly enjoyed the game against the Kelowna Rockets. A good time was had by all! ... See MoreSee Less
Flu Shot Clinics will be provided at Silver Threads by a Rexall Pharmacist. The Victoria Centre is Thursday, October 24th from 12:00 to 2:00pm. The Saanich Centre is Monday, October 28th from 9:45am to 12:30pm.
No appointment required. Free for BC Seniors, please bring your Care Card. ... See MoreSee Less
Also free for seniors at pharmacies.
Thx. Silver Threads.
Even the rain yesterday couldn’t dampen the spirits of the out trippers who visited the Power to Be site at Prospect Lake. A nature walk that accommodated all levels of mobility followed by a camp fire and snack made for a lovely afternoon. Trips are being planned monthly from both our centres, and other outreach locations as part of our Senior Community Outreach Project in partnership with James Bay New Horizons. ... See MoreSee Less
May you take sometime this long weekend to be grateful for your blessings and we hope they are many!
Our centres will be closed on Monday, October 14th and will reopen on Tuesday, October 15th. ... See MoreSee Less
Thank to the hard working staff of Care & Co Ltd – Senior Care Victoria for sponsoring and helping at the Thanksgiving Dinner this week. Our 85 guests enjoyed a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings prepared by Chef Anthony of Ambrosia. Entertainment was provided by Can Suite. A good time was had by all! ... See MoreSee Less
Sorry I missed it! Looks like everyone enjoyed themselves!
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Filming today at the Saanich Centre. A film crew for CBC TV's The Nature of Things are filming a documentary on Aging Well. Now the world will know what we already know - our members are STARS! ... See MoreSee Less
Wow. Very nice.