Fernie Senior Citizens Society & Drop In Center

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 
5:30pm - 8:00pm

Have you seen herbicide use signs around town, been part of a weed pull, or seen goats grazing downtown?

Then you might have an idea of what's up around town... If not, join EKISC, Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK), City of Fernie, Vahana Goats, and Tracy from West Fork Resource Management for a community event to learn and ask questions about what we are doing to manage invasive weeds in the city of Fernie.

Refreshments and light snacks provided.

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 4:00pm

Pride Central Saturday!

A day full of free physical activities, presentations, hands-on crafts, ukelele jammin' and more music held a the Fernie Senior Center from 10 am to 4 pm. Come hang out, participate or just chill and enjoy the vibe! Pride Cafe will be open from 10:30am - 2pm, manned by the Fernie Seniors Society.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
6:00pm - 11:00pm

Join the Fernie Seniors Centre on Saturday, September 28 for a dinner and dance commemorating our 60th Anniversary!

Tickets are $20 and will be available to Senior Centre members on September 3 and to the general public on September 4.

Music provided by the amazing Peter & The Wolves from Calgary -- they are coming to help you party like it's 1959!

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 11:30am

Knowledge is power! Find out what is really happening in your body when we talk about arthritis. What you learn will help you become a better self-manager with important information on how pain management, medications, exercise and complementary therapies can help make life easier.

Register via registration@bc.arthritis.ca or by calling 1-866-414-7766.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Time: 
1:00pm

Join the Seniors Centre on Tuesday, June 11 at 1pm for their Annual General Meeting. Standard AGM business to do achieved with light refreshments to be provided.

They are currently looking to new Board of Director Members. Interested? Contact Courtney at fernieseniors@gmail.com for more info or visit the office, Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm.

They look forward to celebrating the successes of the past year with you and seeing what is upcoming in 2020!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time: 
5:30pm - 8:30pm

Join Wildsight Elk Valley for their annual AGM and potluck. Clayton Lamb, bear biologist and researcher for the South Rockies Grizzly Bear Project, will be joining us and giving a presentation following the AGM. Everyone welcome but only current Wildsight members are eligible for voting.

They are actively seeking members for the Wildsight Elk Valley Board of Directors. Interested? Know someone who may be? Please contact Courtney at elkvalley@wildsight.ca for more info or to nominate.

Event Date: 
Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Come to the Fenie Seniors Drop-In Centre on Sunday, May 5 from 1-4pm for an afternoon of pampering for a purpose! Tickets include entry to event, your first beverage, and all of the delicious treats you can indulge in.

The Day of Decadence is co-hosted by the Seniors Drop-In Centre and SPA 901 Fernie BC with proceeds going to support the Fernie Seniors Scholarship fund.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:00pm

You’ve Written a Will...but are ALL your ducks in a row?
An Unprepared Estate Can Devastate Your Family 

You're invited to a FREE SEMINAR. To register call 250-423-7944 or email cmfs@shaw.ca

• What is PROBATE and how much will it cost?
Learn what probate is and how it will effect your executor and estate.

• Power of Attorney, Personal Directives, and Joint Ownership.
Which planning tool will help your family the most?

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Friday 6 times.
Friday, January 12, 2018
Friday, January 19, 2018
Friday, January 26, 2018
Friday, February 2, 2018
Friday, February 9, 2018
Friday, February 16, 2018
Time: 
3:45pm - 5:45pm

Join the Fernie Youth Action Network for a 6 week cooking course with SJ - starting January 12th, 2018! Every Friday from 3:45pm-5:45pm, only 12 spots available so reserve your spot asap! Free for ages 12-18.

Lesson #1
Pastry - Butternut Squash Tarts

Lesson $2
Italian - Pasta Making

Lesson #3
Japanese - Sushi/Knife skills

Lesson #4 
Baking - Bread Making