In-person and virtual events to celebrate Richmond’s Senior Week is starts next Monday.
Every year, Seniors Week is celebrated across Canada to recognize the contributions seniors make to their communities.
From June 6 to 12, there will be more than 20 free and low-cost activities and events for seniors 55 and over.
This year’s include dance and art classes, library tours and a pickleball tournament.
“The past two years have been challenging for many seniors in the community,” said Mayor Malcolm Brodie.
“Events such as Seniors Week provide important opportunities for seniors to reconnect with fellow community members, to meet new people and to participate in a variety of activities that support healthy and active aging.” …
Highlights for the week include:
- Monday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Mayor’s welcome and opening event
Join Mayor Malcolm Brodie and special guests for the Seniors Week Opening Event on the plaza at Minoru Centre for Active Living. …