Metchosin Seniors’ Information and Resource Centre - Age Friendly Metchosin

Reminder: Alzheimer’s Awareness Event & Coffee Break®

Your Brain Matters!  All are invited! SIRC’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Event & CoffeeBreak®  On Tuesday, September 19th, from 1:30- 3:30pm at the Metchosin Community House, please join the Metchosin Seniors Association for an information packed presentation and discussion entitled, “Your Brain Matters” – with Mohammed Zeid, Pharmacist at IDA Latoria Pharmacy. CALL SIRC 250.478.5150 to arrange for a drive….
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Your Brain Matters! September is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month!

On Tuesday, September 19, from 1:30- 3:30pm at the Metchosin Community House, please join us for an information packed presentation and discussion, “Your Brain Matters” – our 2017 Alzheimer’s Awareness Event and Coffee Break®, sponsored by SIRC and IDA Pharmacy Latoria, for the Alzheimer’s Society of BC. This enlightening talk, followed by a community Coffee…
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SIRC Summertime Schedule

SIRC will be closed for one week only, from August 1st through August 7th. We will return on August 8th and remain open from Noon -5PM, Tues., Weds., & Thurs., throughout rest of summer. NOTE: Although we are closed Friday thru Monday, our E-mail and Telephone Access for Volunteer and Caregiver Support, RCMP KIT (Keep In Touch), Programs and Service…
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Summertime & Family Fun at the Farm!

Hello Summertime!  We’re taking advantage of summer at SIRC and will be closed the FIRST WEEK of JULY 2017 and the FIRST WEEK of AUGUST 2017 There are still a few tickets left for SIRC’s FAMILY FARM TOUR & TEA at Ravenhill Homestead with our 4H Club, for ALL ages to enjoy! Saturday, July 8th – Choose 10AM or…
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Summertime FUN at Ravenhill Homestead FARM TOUR & TEA

♥ NEW! ONE-DAY ONLY on Saturday July 8th, RAVENHILL HOMESTEAD and Metchosin 4H will host a FUNKY FARM TOUR & TEA at the Jenkins’ Farm and Pioneer Museum in rural Metchosin! Summertime is ideal for family day-trips and visits to the rural countryside on the island! So, on Saturday, July 8th, we invite you to bring your…
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SIRC SUMMER Operating Hours

SIRC will shift to our summertime schedule effective June 5, 2017 and our operating days will be TUESDAY’s, WEDNESDAY’s & THURSDAY’s from NOON-5PM NOTE: Throughout the summer, we will be closed Friday thru Monday. However, our E-mail and Telephone Access for Volunteer and Caregiver Support, RCMP KIT (Keep In Touch), Programs and Service Pro Referrals will remain…
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Please JOIN US Saturday at SIRC! It’s our 4th Annual Parisian Cafe

Don’t forget…you’re invited! PARIS in METCHOSIN returns to SIRC on Saturday, June 3rd from 10-NOON! ♥ Our 4th Annual Parisian Café is brought to you by the MSA and made possible this year with generous donations from MACCA, Capamara Publishing, Community Care, Families Mitchell, Fuoco and Carman. Members of SIRC, community partner organizations, residents and…
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Tech Training, Free Wi-Fi & New Blog Beginnings…

SIRC’s Geeks and Geezers program continues over the summer months. We offer hands-on technology support, technology tools and learning to our members and visitors. Bring your own device or borrow our desktops, laptops, smartphones and tablets at SIRC. It’s FREE! Visit our Open Learning Lab, with your list of questions, and come back as often as…
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IACDI Picnic on Thursday, June 22nd in Metchosin

Each year, members of the Inter-municipal Advisory Committee on Disability Issues welcome family and friends to attend their annual BBQ and picnic. This event is for all residents of Metchosin and friends of SIRC.  Bring your own lawn chair, and a dessert or a salad to share. No alcohol please. • Dress in Layers •…
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Blog Basics & Beginnings: Tech-Talk on Tuesday, May 30th at Noon

Do you have a passion for storytelling or a desire to engage with an audience online? If so, please join us for a Q&A on blog basics & learn how to get started with blogging. Photographers, world travelers, artists, gurus, teachers and many others, who call themselves bloggers, can attest to the fun of blogging, the…
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