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April 2014 Activity Calendar and Newsletter – Care Centre, BCLM

Special Happenings in April

Legion Lunch Outing – The Legion Lunch is usually the first Tuesday of EVERY SECOND MONTH at 10:30AM. We will be going to the Legion Next Month. All Veterans or spouses of Veterans may sign up!

PALS Pets will visit on April 3rd & 17th at 6:45pm. We also have another pet therapy dag that usually comes at 6:00pm every other Tuesday. They bring many different dogs to visit in every neighborhood. If you would like to request a special visit please speak to Sandi in Recreation at 873-2635 to receive a poster for your door.

Resident Choir! This month the choir will be on Friday, April 4th at 3:00pm in the Atrium unless otherwise indicated.

Red Hatters Club! The event this month is as follows: In-house spring mingle on April 25th in Bridlewood Retreat at 1:30pm. There are costs associated with these events, which each person would have to pay for through their trust fund account for the meal etc. If you are interested in becoming a Red Hatter, please see Sherrie in Recreation.

The “Grumpy Old Men’s Club” is a group of gentleman who get together for interesting conversations and fun outing experiences. The group meets one time/ month for an outing, or an in-house event. This month we will be going on a dessert outing at 1:30pm on Wednesday, March 16th! On some outings and in-house events there can be costs, which each person would have to pay for through their trust fund account for the meal etc. If you are interested in becoming of the group, please see Grace or Isabel in Recreation.

BIG BINGO! Every Saturday we host Big Bingo in the Evergreen dining room from 1:30pm -4:00pm . Everyone is welcome to attend! There are 9 games played, divided into two sessions. Each card is 25 Cents per session. Please come on out to play!

Peace Lutheran Church– Happens every Sunday at 2:30pm in the Bridlewood Retreat

St. Patrick’s Catholic Mass – Happens every third Tuesday of the month at 10:15am in the Bridlewood Retreat

Library Cart – We have a volunteer from the Calgary Public Library who comes in one time/ month with a Library Cart. If you would like to request a book, or if you need a library pass (which are free) please speak to Sandi in Recreation. The Library volunteer will pick up the material the following month. Please contact Sandi Barton in Recreation to arrange the library volunteer to visit!

Due to the High Demand of participating in our Men’s and Ladies Breakfast Clubs, we have decided to join the clubs and create a general “Breakfast Club” on Fridays. We will combine our lists of residents who are on the current lists and alternate everyone through the list. The Breakfast is $4/ Person. If you would like to be added to the group please contact Recreation at 873-2635.

The Podiatrist, Dr Greg Somer will be visiting the building:
The Podiatrist visits every 6 weeks, watch your calendar to see what day he comes by for visits! If you would like to see the podiatrist please talk to the nurse in your neighborhood.

Volunteers! – We have an extensive Group of Committed, Amazing Volunteers! If any resident would like to spend time with a volunteer; to visit, talk, use the computer, or play a game, please talk to Sandi (403-873-2635), in Recreation about setting up a personal Volunteer.

Tuck Shop: We now have a stationary Tuck shop put out in the atrium on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 2:00pm until 3:00pm. There are lots of little items for sale, such as chocolate bars, candy, trinkets, toothbrushes, and much more! Our tuck shop is run by volunteers from the Estate!

Beverly Centre Lake Midnapore April 2014 Newsletter (PDF)

Beverly Centre Lake Midnapore April 2014 Calendar (PDF)