Free health talks for seniors begin Jan. 31

Now that we’re at the end of January with the cold and snow upon us, seniors are still keeping active at the Seniors’ Centre and elsewhere.

Now that we’re at the end of January with the cold and snow upon us, seniors are still keeping active at the Seniors’ Centre and elsewhere.

Elder College has been holding registration for lots of courses to keep those interested, occupied for the next couple of months.

There will be free community senior courses at the Seniors’ Centre that start Thursday, Jan. 31 and will run Feb. 7, 14, 21, and 28 from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Local health care personnel will speak about various issues as they relate to aging.

The areas to be covered are eye health, pharmaceuticals, dental health, back health and hearing.

If you have any health concerns these will be excellent courses to attend.

On Sunday, Feb. 17 the OAPO Branch 93 is having a Valentine tea for seniors at the Seniors’ Centre. Bring your mother or grandmother for this great social event.

Pot-luck supper for seniors is held on the last Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

Bring your favourite casserole, salad or dessert and bring a friend.

The next OAPO Branch 93 monthly meeting is on Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. New members are always welcome so come and bring a friend.

Tea, coffee and refreshments are held after the meeting until next month. Keep healthy and happy.