Monday, June 7, 2010

Seniors’ Week 2010 - June 7-13

There are a number of events and activities for seniors that will take place throughout the city and province in honor and support of seniors and their contributions to our communities. Media are invited to attend all Seniors’ Week events.

Below is a list of events The City of Calgary is hosting or partnering with community organizations to host. Details are available in the Seniors section on calgary.ca/cns or by calling 3-1-1.

Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Once Upon a Time Opening Celebration, North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
  • Artwork by Calgary seniors on display June 1-4.
Saturday, June 5, 2010
Aging & Active Living Expo, Max Bell Centre
  • Almost 100 exhibits showcasing services and products available to support mature adults
Monday, June 7, 2010
Calgary & Provincial Kick-Off Event, Calgary Zoo

Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Older Adult Resource Fair, Southcentre Mall
  • Information on resources in South Calgary and city-wide
  • Presentations
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Seniors’ Resource Fair, Westbrook Mall
  • Information on resources in South West Calgary
  • Music, activities, entertainment
Friday, June 11, 2010
Talk & Walk, Fort Calgary
  • Walking group tour and coffee social, free of charge
  • Admission to Fort Calgary Museum is 2-for-1 throughout Seniors Week
Saturday, June 12, 2010
Outstanding Calgary Seniors Awards, Calgary Dream Centre
  • Calgary Chapter of the Alberta Association on Gerontology recognizes the accomplishments of seniors in Calgary
  • Celebration
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

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