Events

MAY 2018 LB PROGRAMS-1

 

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Coffee Club 9:00 am
Coffee Club
Jan 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Enjoy the opportunity to chat and catch up with friends while you enjoy coffee or tea.
DRU YOGA 10:00 am
DRU YOGA
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Led by a yogi, DRU Yoga offers participants an opportunity to use gentle stretching, strengthening and meditative techniques while seated in a chair.
Morning Music 10:15 am
Morning Music
Jan 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Led by Music Therapist Megan, the Morning Music program is an hour of your favourite music.  Meg brings her guitar and encourages residents to sing along.
The LB Chime Times 1:30 pm
The LB Chime Times
Jan 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This is a very popular program! Hand Chimes are easy to use, lightweight and produce a beautiful tone when lightly moved.  Participants are each handed a chime in a musical key and Music Therapist Megan conducts the[...]
High Tea at the LB 2:15 pm
High Tea at the LB
Jan 1 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Fine china cups and teapots, tablecloths and home baked goods are offered to create an elegant afternoon tea.
Seated Dancercise 3:00 pm
Seated Dancercise
Jan 1 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Get ready to move to great music as Recreation Therapist Steve leads this really fun program.  A great way to re-energize mid-afternoon.
Cranium Crunches 3:45 pm
Cranium Crunches
Jan 1 @ 3:45 pm – 4:15 pm
Cranium Crunches is a cognitive activity that involves trivia questions.
Erev Ba 5:30 pm
Erev Ba
Jan 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Erev Ba -Music Jam: As evening approaches, residents gather to unwind and relax with singing, drumming, and jamming together.  This program also includes guest musical performers throughout the year.
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The Breakfast Club – 1st floor residents 8:30 am
The Breakfast Club – 1st floor residents
Jan 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
The Breakfast Club was designed for 1st floor residents who wanted to experience more choice and involvement with their breakfast meal.  Every Wednesday morning a group of residents get together to make a wide range of[...]
Drumming-2nd Floor 9:45 am
Drumming-2nd Floor
Jan 2 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Keep Fit 10:00 am
Keep Fit
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Led by a Rehab Assistant or Recreation staff, the Keep Fit class is a 30 minute seated exercise program with a focus on strength and stretching to keep you in good shape and maintain your strength[...]
Mind Benders 10:00 am
Mind Benders
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Mind Benders program is facilitated by Recreation Therapist Steve Carlson and offers residents  a wide range of cognitive stimulation within a fun and interactive context.
iNews 10:30 am
iNews
Jan 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The iNews program offers iPad technology to bring you news, whether your interest is community or world-based news, we have it for you at our fingertips.
A Little Trivia 11:00 am
A Little Trivia
Jan 2 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
A Little Trivia is an interactive and fun way to keep your brain sharp!  Participants are encouraged to shout out answers to questions posed.
Conversational Hebrew 2:00 pm
Conversational Hebrew
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hebrew only! Want to fine-tune your spoken Hebrew or wish to converse only in Hebrew then this class is for you! *Please note that during the 2nd Wednesday of the month the class begins at[...]
Movie and a Manicure 2:00 pm
Movie and a Manicure
Jan 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Learn to use Computers 4:00 pm
Learn to use Computers
Jan 2 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Learn to use computers is for residents who either have no experience with a computer and want to learn the basics or for those who are already familiar and require a little extra help.  Participants[...]
BINGO 7:00 pm
BINGO
Jan 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
BINGO games are played in the Homeside Lounge.
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The Breakfast Club – 2nd floor 8:30 am
The Breakfast Club – 2nd floor
Jan 3 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
The 2nd floor Breakfast Club is designed for residents who want to choose the food they want to eat and make the food they choose!
Coffee & Kvetch 9:30 am
Coffee & Kvetch
Jan 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Freshly brewed coffee and tea awaits those who want an opportunity for residents to chitchat and kvetch.
Drumming 9:45 am
Drumming
Jan 3 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am
The LB has an extensive collection of drums for residents to use for this interactive program.  Residents can use African djembe drums, hand held or have drums on their laps while they create rhythms and get[...]
Ukulele Sing-Along 10:30 am
Ukulele Sing-Along
Jan 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Classic songs in a sing-along format.
Oseh Shalom 1:30 pm
Oseh Shalom
Jan 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Led by Music Therapist Megan, Oseh Shalom offers a soundspace where residents can relax, reflect and enjoy music that is at peaceful and spiritually/emotionally rejuvenating.
The Writer’s Club 2:45 pm
The Writer’s Club
Jan 3 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
This weekly gathering has offered the writers, poets, and readers at the Louis Brier an opportunity to exchange ideas, share stories, and encourage each other’s creativity. Guest poets, journalists, and authors visit and present their[...]
Thursday BINGO 3:00 pm
Thursday BINGO
Jan 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BINGO games are offered every week in the 2nd floor Dining Room with chocolate bar for prizes.
The Weekly Parsha Class 4:15 pm
The Weekly Parsha Class
Jan 3 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Rabbi Brody explores the weekly Parsha and encourages discussion and dialogue.
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Ukulele Sing-Along 9:30 am
Ukulele Sing-Along
Jan 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
 
Shabbos Music 10:00 am
Shabbos Music
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cantor Steve Levin leads this weekly Shabbos music program.
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Trivia Challenge 9:00 am
Trivia Challenge
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
The Trivia Challenge program is a great way to start the day as you challenge memory with fun trivia facts.
Jazz Lounge 5:45 pm
Jazz Lounge
Jan 7 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Music Therapist Megan has created an event that Jazz lovers will enjoy.  Sit back, nosh on a snack and sip a cool drink while you enjoy the cool piano jazz and vocals.
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Cranium Crunches 3:45 pm
Cranium Crunches
Jan 8 @ 3:45 pm – 4:15 pm
Cranium Crunches is a cognitive activity that involves trivia questions.
Erev Ba 5:30 pm
Erev Ba
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Erev Ba -Music Jam: As evening approaches, residents gather to unwind and relax with singing, drumming, and jamming together.  This program also includes guest musical performers throughout the year.
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iNews 10:30 am
iNews
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
The iNews program offers iPad technology to bring you news, whether your interest is community or world-based news, we have it for you at our fingertips.
A Little Trivia 11:00 am
A Little Trivia
Jan 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
A Little Trivia is an interactive and fun way to keep your brain sharp!  Participants are encouraged to shout out answers to questions posed.
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Coffee & Kvetch 9:30 am
Coffee & Kvetch
Jan 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Freshly brewed coffee and tea awaits those who want an opportunity for residents to chitchat and kvetch.
The Writer’s Club 2:45 pm
The Writer’s Club
Jan 10 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
This weekly gathering has offered the writers, poets, and readers at the Louis Brier an opportunity to exchange ideas, share stories, and encourage each other’s creativity. Guest poets, journalists, and authors visit and present their[...]
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Flower Sale 1:30 pm
Flower Sale
Jan 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Erev Ba 5:30 pm
Erev Ba
Jan 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Erev Ba -Music Jam: As evening approaches, residents gather to unwind and relax with singing, drumming, and jamming together.  This program also includes guest musical performers throughout the year.
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The Writer’s Club 2:45 pm
The Writer’s Club
Jan 17 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
This weekly gathering has offered the writers, poets, and readers at the Louis Brier an opportunity to exchange ideas, share stories, and encourage each other’s creativity. Guest poets, journalists, and authors visit and present their[...]
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Erev Ba 5:30 pm
Erev Ba
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Erev Ba -Music Jam: As evening approaches, residents gather to unwind and relax with singing, drumming, and jamming together.  This program also includes guest musical performers throughout the year.
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The Writer’s Club 2:45 pm
The Writer’s Club
Jan 24 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
This weekly gathering has offered the writers, poets, and readers at the Louis Brier an opportunity to exchange ideas, share stories, and encourage each other’s creativity. Guest poets, journalists, and authors visit and present their[...]
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Flower Sale 1:30 pm
Flower Sale
Jan 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Erev Ba 5:30 pm
Erev Ba
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Erev Ba -Music Jam: As evening approaches, residents gather to unwind and relax with singing, drumming, and jamming together.  This program also includes guest musical performers throughout the year.
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The Writer’s Club 2:45 pm
The Writer’s Club
Jan 31 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
This weekly gathering has offered the writers, poets, and readers at the Louis Brier an opportunity to exchange ideas, share stories, and encourage each other’s creativity. Guest poets, journalists, and authors visit and present their[...]