Welcome to our new Events & Programs Page. For those of you who like to view in calendar format, please click on the Events & Programs tab and select Calendar.

Check out our upcoming Events and Programs! 

Please note: In light of the current COVID-19 situation, some of our Events & Programs have moved to a virtual format.

Events

Events

  Constable Trent Taylor   

Friday March 5, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. via Zoom

We're pleased to have Constable Trent Taylor join us again for this interactive session covering fraud, scams, safety tips, how community policing is managed along with an opportunity to ask your questions.

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here

  COVID-19 Community Conversation  

Tuesday March 9, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. or 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

AHS Medical Officer of Health Dr. Jia Hu invites you a virtual COVID-19 Community Conversation for the Calgary Zone. Following an update on the status of COVID-19 in Alberta and the Calgary region, and AHS’ response - including vaccine safety - Dr. Hu will answer your questions.

 

Two virtual events have been scheduled – to register, click on the date and time that works best for you:

 

Tuesday, March 9: 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, March 9: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

 

Please feel free to submit any questions you may have when you register, or email them to Community.Engagement@ahs.ca. This will help them to design a presentation that reflects your key concerns.

  Decluttering   

Wednesday March 17, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. via Zoom

Whether trash or treasure – has your ‘stuff’ become clutter? Why do we end up with so much stuff? What psychological effect does clutter have? Why is it so hard to get rid of too much stuff? Strategies to help you de-clutter/downsize/manage your treasures/clutter/stuff?

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here

  Housing Innovations  

Wednesday March 24, 6:00 p.m.

We have come a long way in seniors housing but there is so much more on the horizon. Join an expert panel as they talk about the new innovations in design and program concepts in housing for older adults! 

 

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here or call 587-777-6117

  Grief & Loss   

Wednesday April 14, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. via Zoom

Have you had the experience of being with someone who is dying or grieving and not knowing what to say, do or feel? This seminar is a must for those wishing to “companion” people in their unique life and death journeys.  

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here

Programs

  Tech Talk  

Mondays 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. via Zoom

Join OSA friends and tech advisors to bring us your technical questions every Monday at 10:00 a.m. until March 29. Note: March 8 session will be how to use Zoom on Android devises

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here  

  OAKS Walkers  

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. 

Join us at the Oakridge Community Centre parking lot (9504 Oakfield Dr SW.) for an enjoyable walk around Oakridge.

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here and select the Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays you'd like to join us.

  Arts & Crafts  

Thursdays 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. via Zoom 

Join Norma and Sonja as they share information covering a variety of topics, including the Zentangle method of drawing for relaxation & stress reduction. This program will run until April 1.

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here and select the Thursdays you'd like to join Arts & Crafts.

  Women’s Movie and Chat Group  

Thursdays 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. via in person / Zoom

Think book club, but with popcorn! Every week we watch 2 movies and meet as a group for discussion, taking turns for leading discussion.

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here and select the Thursdays you'd like to join Women's Movie and Chat Group. 

  Genealogy  

Friday March 5 and 26, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. via Zoom

New to family history and ancestry research? If you are a beginner or a seasoned genealogist join other Oakridge seniors who are, or want to begin, researching their family history.  

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here and select the Fridays you'd like to join Genealogy.

  Let's Grow  

Saturday March 6 and 20, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. via Zoom

This group is here for everyone (beginner to master gardener) to have fun while sharing how to grow more food and flowers in our gardens and homes.

Cost: Free

For more information and to register, click here and select the Saturdays you'd like to join Let's Grow.

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