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A charitable, volunteer-led organization, Canmore Seniors Association enhances the lives of our members through indoor and outdoor activities, social events and learning opportunities. Annual membership, $45 per year, is open to all seniors 55 years and older and runs from July 1 to June 30.  Download printable Membership Application Form/Waiver: MemberForm.

For details of this week’s activities, see Activities page.

Our well-appointed downtown Canmore Seniors Centre halls and meeting rooms, including our patio and garden, are available to members and non-members for social events, meetings and celebrations. For more information visit our Rentals page.

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Lifelong Learning

 

Monday, February 25th – 2 p.m. Creekside Hall

“The Who, Why, What, When and Where of Palliative and End-of-Life-Care”

Presented by Dr. Martin Tweeddale

Dr. Tweeddale will explore recent changes in our understanding of the nature and extent of palliative and end-of-life care and the benefits it provides.  He will go on to explore the implications of these changes for the delivery of palliative care, both locally and nationally, and will end with an outline of the opportunities and challenges involved in providing full-spectrum palliative care to all residents of the Bow Valley.

Dr. Tweeddale was an intensive care physician in Canada and the UK for 32 years, retiring in 2007. At the beginning of his career death and dying were issues not talked about until they had to be directly faced.  This was followed by a steadily evolving rethink of how these universal aspects of human life could best be discussed and managed.  In 2016 the Palliative Care Society of the Bow Valley was launched to develop a residential hospice in the Bow Valley and Dr. Tweeddale serves as the current Chair of the Board of Directors.

Coffee is available and discussion encouraged.  Donations are welcomed.

The Calgary Girls Choir was founded in 1995 by Elaine Quilichini. Their mission is to “Give Young Women a Voice!” through exceptional choral music education and performance opportunities. Praised for their strong vocal technique, diverse repertoire and beautiful tone the Calgary Girls Choir has toured and shared their talents at an International level.
Come see their senior choir, Brava, perform at the Canmore Seniors Association

 March 1 @ 1 pm.
Admission is free. Donations to the choir’s tour fund are welcomed. 

Thanks again. We are looking forward to singing for you!

Jaime Mitchell
Program and Events Coordinator