Metchosin Seniors’ Information and Resource Centre - Age Friendly Metchosin

Pneumonia Shots & Medication Review Thursday at SIRC

SIRC and IDA Latoria Pharmacy partner again on Thurs. Dec. 7th to offer you vaccinations and information sessions to benefit your wellbeing. Please call 250-478-5150 to book your Pneumonia shot or Medication Review appointment, or drop by in the afternoon to speak with Mohamed. Why vaccinate? The disease Pneumococcal infection is caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria. Pneumococcal…
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HO-HO-HOLIDAY Cheers! Join us this Saturday in the Village

You, your family and friends are cordially invited to attend our annual HO-HO-HOliday OPEN HOUSE  on Saturday, November 25th from 11AM-4PM at SIRC Please join us, with our new neighbours at the Old School Gallery, to celebrate the season and their Grand Opening! Visit us at the Metchosin’s Arts & Cultural Centre in the Village…
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SIRC’s Winner of Gourmet Dinner fundraiser will delight their company

This 2017 annual fundraising event supports Metchosin Seniors’ Association and SIRC (Seniors’ Information and Resource Centre), our operational base. Local participant cooks have donated their time, expertise, and finest of ingredients for a great time and gourmet meal with seven of your friends! It’s your last chance at winning this year’s Gourmet Dinner prize draw!…
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FLU SHOTS to start SIRC’s 2017 Health & Vaccination Series

FLU SEASON is coming! Drop by the Metchosin Fire Hall next week for your free flu shot. Flu Vaccination at the Metchosin Fire Hall Tuesday, Nov. 7th 10am-2pm and 4pm-7pm Wednesday, Nov. 8th 10am-2pm and 4pm-7pm Thurs, Nov. 9th from 10am-2pm. SIRC, Metchosin Fire Department and IDA Latoria Pharmacy are partnering again this year to offer you vaccinations…
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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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