Community Messages

Thursday, August 6
01:30 PM

Alzheimer Niagara Zoom Practice Session

01:30 PM — 03:00 PM

Join us to test out your connection to the Zoom network and increase your comfort using the platform to connect with our programs. Explore features inside Zoom including:
  • Using the chat box
  • Renaming your display name
  • Turning your video on and off
  • Mute and un-mute       
  • Display options
Thursday, August 6 @ 1:30pm Register: www.alzheimerniagara.ca/online Connection details will be emailed once registered.

Location/Venue Name
Online Zoom

  • Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region #1 - 403 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, L2N 1L5
Friday, August 7
03:00 PM

OPENING

03:00 PM — 08:00 PM

We are Pleased to Announce that we are open on Friday's 3pm to 8pm and Saturday's 2pm to 6pm. All COVID -19 Safety measures are in place. Everyone is Welcome! ph: 905-685-8461        

Location/Venue Name
Royal Canadian Legion Br. 24

  • 15 George St. (Lower Level), St. Catharines, L2R 5N1
Saturday, August 8
02:00 PM

OPENING

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM

We are Pleased to Announce that we are open on Friday's 3pm to 8pm and Saturday's 2pm to 6pm. All COVID -19 Safety measures are in place. Everyone is Welcome! ph: 905-685-8461        

Location/Venue Name
Royal Canadian Legion Br. 24

  • 15 George St. (Lower Level), St. Catharines, L2R 5N1
Sunday, August 9
10:00 AM

5th Annual Shopping to Cure Multiple Sclerosis

10:00 AM — 04:00 PM

The Zoo Crew will be hosting the 5th annual vendor show on Sunday August 9th 2020 from 10:00am - 4:00pm at the Grantham Optimist Club on Linwell Road in St. Catharines. Proceeds from the event will go toward Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada. The event features ~30 local vendors and crafters, food tables, raffle prizes, vendor Bingo game, and many more fun interactive ways to help raise funds for Multiple Sclerosis.  Come enjoy the talents of local vendors and get a head start on Christmas Shopping while raising funds for a good cause!   With the amazing support we had from the community last year we raised and donated $3,335.00 to Multiple Sclerosis Niagara Peninsula Chapter of Hope.  For more information please contact  Rachael Hatton, Event Coordinator  905-380-8398 or thezoocrew1@outlook.com

Location/Venue Name
Grantham Optimist Club

  • 188 Linwell Rd, St.Catharines, L2N6N3
Thursday, August 13
02:00 PM

Job Searching for Youth

02:00 PM — 03:00 PM

Are you between the ages of 15 – 29 and looking for employment? Join staff from the YMCA of Niagara Employment Services for a virtual workshop that will provide valuable information about job searching, resume development, and interview skill techniques. Register for the Zoom session here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/ tJMkfu2vqTsoH93OFWAHp3DOJs6jOcXCrjQd

Location/Venue Name
St. Catharines Public Library

  • 54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 7K2
Saturday, August 15
All day

Lupus Ontario Virtual Walk

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Together we can conquer lupus. I want to share my Moms story and share what someone with Lupus lives with every day. Join me on my Walk for Lupus Ontario journey. You can make a donation, join me at the Walk, help me by sharing my link to my donation page or join my team. We can make a difference. Be a part of something big and take the steps to conquer lupus. For more information about lupus, please visit www.lupusontario.org. For more information about Walk for Lupus Ontario please visit www.walkforlupusontario.org.

Location/Venue Name
At Home

  • at home, Niagara Region, at home
Thursday, August 20
02:00 PM

Returning to Work During COVID

02:00 PM — 03:00 PM

Join staff from the YMCA of Niagara Employment Services for a virtual workshop that will provide valuable information about returning to work during COVID-19. Register for the Zoom session here: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYpc-ihrDMoHNYENaFG-0MBjyNAGzL773nS

Location/Venue Name
St. Catharines Public Library

  • 54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 7K2
Wednesday, September 2
05:00 PM

Young Onset Dementia Care Partner Group

05:00 PM — 07:00 PM

The Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region has launched a new program for care partners of people living with Young Onset Dementia (dementia diagnosed prior to age 65). This will be a facilitated group intended to connect people who are caring for a person living with Young Onset Dementia. First Wednesday of each month.

Location/Venue Name
Alzheimer Society of Niagara Region

  • #1 - 403 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, L2N 1L5