|Wednesday, March 22|
The Brandon Embroiderers meet every 2nd and 4th week of the month on Wednesdays. The group meets from 1:30pm to 3:30pm to stitch, do workshops, to share project they are doing. Anyone one is welcome to come. There are experience embroiderers if you need a hand or just want to be inspired and share your projects.
1:30pm, Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba
|FREE Heart & Stroke CPR/AED awareness session|
This free one hour session will offer participants direction from a certified Heart and Stroke instructor on emergency skills in an event of a witnessing cardiac arrest.
Utilizing Heart and Stroke's Friends and Family CPR kits participants will learn the signs of a cardiac arrest, how to preform chest compressions, and how to use an AED. Each participants is able to take their CPR kit home with them after the session to pass on to family and friends.
Did you know that over 85% of cardiac arrest occur outside of a medical facility? They happen in our workplaces, at sporting events, and our homes. Quick response in an important factor in survival rates. Learn what to do at this one hour session on March 22, 2017 at the Healthy Living Centre at the Brandon University. ( 6:30pm -7:30 pm)
Space is limited. Register today by contacting Lisa Bagan at Heart and Stroke 431-800-5034 or email@example.com
Together we can create a Heart Safe community.
6:30 pm-7:30 pm, Healthy Living Centre - Brandon University, Healthy Living Centre - Brandon University
|Seniors Adocacy Forum|
Seniors' Advocacy Forum
Open to all older adults residing in Brandon and Surrounding area.
I'm 55+ and I want to know what services are available to me in my community...
Join us for the following Presentations:
- Community Supports for older adults
- It's not right: Neighbours, Friends & Families
- How to's of Home Care
- Housing Options as we age
- Transportation Options
- Snow Angel Program-update
- Falls Prevention: Steppin' up with confidence
- Displays for Senior
Speakers include: Praire Mountain Health, City of Brandon, Seniors Housing, Taxi, TONS
Please register for this event by March 15, 2017 as seating is limited.
To register, contact:
Ray Sitter at 204-725-1745
$5.00 payable at door (includes lunch)
Sponsored by Prairie Mountain Health, Age Friendly Community Brandon, Senior for Seniors, Westman Retired Educators Association, Prairie Oasis, Manitoba Association of Senior Centres, Retired Teachers Association of Manitoba
10am, Park Avenue Activity Centre, 311 Park Avenue East