Today's Events

Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing

Title: Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Activities/Games/Singing 手腦運動及歌唱 Lunch 午餐
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: August 23, 2014
End Time: 03:30 pm

Seniors Bingo

Title: Seniors Bingo
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Cost is $1 per card
Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: August 23, 2014
End Time: 08:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Seniors Rummoli

Title: Seniors Rummoli
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Join old and new friends playing this great Canadian board/card game on Sunday evenings.
Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: August 24, 2014
End Time: 08:00 pm

Interview Workshop

Title: Interview Workshop
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: Human communication is the basic example of interactive communication; therefore, this workshop is designed to assist job applicants to feel confident during a job interview; and consequently, to improve their chances of getting hired. Through discussion of relevant topics and development of practical activities, the workshop provides clients the information needed for proper action planning and interview preparation, as well as, the opportunity to ask questions and share their previous interview experiences.

Start Time: 09:00 am
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 01:00 pm

Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Taichi

Title: Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Taichi
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Taichi/ 太極拳
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 11:00 am

Mandarin Community Support Group

Title: Mandarin Community Support Group
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Information & Referral (By appointment) (社区咨询(预约)
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 03:00 pm

New Knowledge, New Steps for Newcomers

Title: New Knowledge, New Steps for Newcomers
Location: 3036 Danforth Ave, Toronto ON
Description: The New Knowledge, New Steps for Newcomers program is designed to assist and support newcomers who are receiving social assistance with their transition into Canada and their job search. This is the second week of a six week program.
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 03:00 pm

Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing

Title: Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Activities/Games/Singing 手腦運動及歌唱 Lunch 午餐
Start Time: 11:00 am
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 03:30 pm

Healthy Lifestyle

Title: Healthy Lifestyle
Location: 20 Trent Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This workshops is designed to help you learn to manage your stress. Participants will experience meditation, chair yoga and tasting different foods.

Please Call Patty Hill to register 416.691.7407 or drop-in!

Start Time: 12:30 pm
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 02:30 pm

Seniors Euchre

Title: Seniors Euchre
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: All are welcome to join us for this popular card game every week.
Cost is $2 per person. Snack is provided.

Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: August 25, 2014
End Time: 08:00 pm

Behavioural Interview Questions

Title: Behavioural Interview Questions
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This interactive workshop is suitable for clients who are already familiar with interview basics. By answering some of the most common types of interview questions, the participants are able to, within a supportive and friendly environment, practice and develop their interviewing skills and receive constructive feedback to build ascending confidence in their job interview performance.

PREREQUISITE: Interview Workshop

Start Time: 09:30 am
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 12:00 pm

Mandarin Community Support Group

Title: Mandarin Community Support Group
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Information & Referral (By appointment) (社区咨询(预约)
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 03:00 pm

Newcomer Support Conversation Circle

Title: Newcomer Support Conversation Circle
Location: 20 Trent Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: These informal gatherings are a great way for newcomers to Canada to practice their English language skills.
Start Time: 12:30 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 02:30 pm

Seniors Bingo

Title: Seniors Bingo
Location: East Toronto Seniors Centre, 2802 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: Cost is $3 per person for the snack provided.
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 03:00 pm

Resume/Cover Letter Tune-Up: 1 on 1 Session

Title: Resume/Cover Letter Tune-Up: 1 on 1 Session
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This session consists of a 15-minute one-on-one consultation with an employment counsellor to review a resume or cover letter, receive tips in how to make it more effective to attain tangible results. Clients receive help on editing and proofreading, document formatting and election of the most appropriate document style.

REQUIREMENTS: Clients shall bring a paper copy of their resume and/or cover letter.
OPTIONAL: Current or past job descriptions, job postings, list of education and training experience, employment history, copy of awards, certificates and acknowledgements.

Start Time: 02:00 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 03:00 pm

Intergenerational Program

Title: Intergenerational Program
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to join the children from the Montessori Day Care for varied activities.
Start Time: 03:00 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 04:00 pm

Seniors Armchair Yoga

Title: Seniors Armchair Yoga
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to participate in gentle yoga while sitting in a chair. Armchair yoga can increase stamina, muscle tone, flexibility, coordination and a sense of well-being.
Cost is $2 per person.
Start Time: 04:15 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 05:15 pm

Seniors Dinner (residents only)

Title: Seniors Dinner (residents only)
Location: Henley Gardens, 1091 Kingston Road, Toronto, ON
Description: Residents of Henley Gardens are invited to meet in the lounge to socialize and enjoy a hot, nutritious, home-cooked dinner.
Offered the last Tuesday of the month
Start Time: 06:00 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 07:00 pm

Seniors Crafts

Title: Seniors Crafts
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to bring their own project and create in the company of others.
Cost is $1 per person.
Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: August 26, 2014
End Time: 08:00 pm

Job Searching with Social Media: LinkedIn

Title: Job Searching with Social Media: LinkedIn
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This is an interactive workshop for clients who are familiar with LinkedIn but need to expand their knowledge in how to use it more efficiently in order to create professional online presence, strong online identity and professional networking connections to support their job search process. Guidelines and practical drills are included in the training.

PREREQUISITE: Client must have a LinkedIn account.

Start Time: 09:30 am
Date: August 27, 2014
End Time: 12:00 pm