Virtual events to celebrate Seniors Week in Richmond

Richmond News

The City of Richmond is celebrating the city’s own senior residents by hosting a variety of virtual events during Seniors Week.

Every year, Seniors Week is celebrated across Canada to recognize the contributions seniors make to their communities.

From June 7 to 13, the city’s community associations, societies and community-based organizations are hosting more than 20 online and phone-in activities specifically for seniors 55 and older. …

“We acknowledge the important role seniors play in our lives and their value to the community,” said Mayor Malcolm Brodie.

“Although we are still faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, the spirit of recognizing seniors is stronger than ever this year and it is reflected in this virtual week of fun, active, social and educational opportunities.” …

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