Question Of The Week
Question Of The Week – Can We Remove Extension Telephone Lines?

Posted on: January 20, 2020

QUESTION: To save money, could WSAC remove the extension phone lines in the library, games room, cra...

Events At WSAC
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Chinese New Year Celebration Party

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Happy Chinese New Year! WSAC is hosting a Chinese New Year celebration party. Come join us! W...

Events At WSAC
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Valentines Day Bingo

Posted on: January 14, 2020

Have plans on Valentine's Day yet?  Come join us and have some fun! Friday, February 14, 2020 2...

Events At WSAC
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Presentation: When I’m 64: A Must Do Checklist

Posted on: January 14, 2020

Presentation at Westend Seniors Activity Centre Did you know there are several seniors’ benefits ...

Toonie Talks
Whats New
Toonie Talk – What’s Your Cruise Personality?

Posted on: January 14, 2020

Come join us! Discover the 10 major differences between Ocean and River Cruises. Learn from ...

Question Of The Week
Question Of The Week – Bathroom Signage

Posted on: January 13, 2020

QUESTION: Why was signage removed from bathrooms in the card game area?   ANSWER: In ...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Chocolate & Wine Tasting Event – Presented by Aligra Wine & Spirits

Posted on: January 12, 2020

Won’t You Be My Valentine? Let’s have some fun and learn how to pair chocolate ...White, Milk &...

Travel Trips
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WSAC Travel Trip – A Night At The Theatre

Posted on: January 10, 2020

The McEwan University's presentation of "Legally Blonde - The Musical" - A WSAC multi-generational ...

Events At WSAC
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Community Connector Presented By Andrew Knack

Posted on: January 10, 2020

Connecting City to Community Presented by Ward 1 Councillor Andrew Knack, in partnership with t...

Whats New
Board Election 2020

Posted on: January 9, 2020

Nomination Day for the 2020 Board of Directors election is Wednesday, January 29th. How many positi...

Events At WSAC
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Rock And Hall Of Fame Dinner And Dance With Live Music

Posted on: January 7, 2020

Love a party and dancing? Come join us!   Dress in your favourite 50’s, 60’s, or 70...

Question Of The Week
Question Of The Week: Breaks Between Program Sessions

Posted on: January 6, 2020

Why did you not have Total Fit, Dance Fit and Stretch classes this week? Who makes this decision? Wh...

Events At WSAC
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New Member Tea

Posted on: January 5, 2020

Want to know more about our centre? Come join us! Wednesday February 5th 1:30-2:30 pm Thi...

Program Department Message
Message From Program Department

Posted on: January 2, 2020

Dear Valued Members, On December 20, 2019, we received notice that Pramila Sinha has decided to m...

Executive Director's Message
Message From Executive Director

Posted on: January 2, 2020

Dear Members,   Welcome Back! Hope you had a wonderful holiday with your family and frien...

Travel Trips
Whats New
WSAC Road Trip To River Cree Casino!

Posted on: January 2, 2020

Come join us for a road trip!   When: January 30, 2020 Itinerary: Bus pick ...

Program Department Message
Registered Programs
Pramila Sinha’s Classes

Posted on: January 1, 2020

Dear Valued Members, On December 20, 2019, we received notice that Pramila Sinha has decided to m...

Community Cafe
Recipe Of The Month – Soft Ginger Snaps!

Posted on: January 1, 2020

This month our Recipe of The Month comes from our Program Manager, Shelley who shares with us her fa...

Events At WSAC
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SOLD OUT – Robbie Burns Dinner

Posted on: January 1, 2020

Love poetry? Do you know Robbie Burns? Join us for an evening of good cheer & company! Wednesd...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – Part 2 – Tips Every Executor Needs To Know!

Posted on: December 31, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Whats New
Message From Executive Director – Come Try Something New!

Posted on: December 29, 2019

It is hard to believe that is has been over a year since I became the Executive Director of our wond...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – Part 1 – Tips Every Executor Should Know!

Posted on: December 28, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Community Cafe
Whats New
Silvertones Performance In The Cafe – January 8th

Posted on: December 26, 2019

Love music? Come join us! The Silvertones will be performing in our Community Cafe Wednesday,...

Travel Trips
Whats New
WSAC Travel Trip – The Royal Alberta Museum

Posted on: December 20, 2019

Join us for a trip to the new Royal Alberta Museum in downtown Edmonton! While at the m...

Events At WSAC
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Mavie’s Mitten Celebration!

Posted on: December 19, 2019

  THE HISTORY OF MAVIE'S MITTEN TREE Mavie's Mitten Tree was born in 1999 when Mavie Da...

Whats New
Filming At Global TV!

Posted on: December 11, 2019

It was a fun morning at Global TV Edmonton! Fantastic morning as our Executive Director Haidong...

Events At WSAC
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Coffee And Conversation

Posted on: December 11, 2019

Want to talk to our Board of Directors and staff? Come join us for an informal meeting! Tuesday J...

Fundraising Committee Message
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Fundraising Committee Christmas Wishes

Posted on: December 11, 2019

The Fundraising Committee wishes you much peace and happiness in 2020. Thank you for supporting...

Travel Trips
Travel Trips Planned For 2020

Posted on: December 10, 2019

Did you joined us on one of our travel trips in 2019?   Our Travel Committee has lots planne...

Events At WSAC
Christmas Dinner – What A Wonderful Time!

Posted on: December 7, 2019

Our centre hosted our annual Christmas Dinner yesterday and what a wonderful time! Our centre sta...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Tips for Visiting Someone in a Long Term Care Home”

Posted on: December 6, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Whats New
WSAC Art Instructor Featured In Edmonton Prime Time News!

Posted on: December 4, 2019

Have you ever considered taking an art class here at our centre? WSAC art instructor and profession...

Whats New
CAREGIVER SURVEY – We Need Your Help

Posted on: December 4, 2019

Third-year nursing students from MacEwan University are conducting research on caregivers here at WS...

Try It Days
Whats New
Try It Days – Come Try Something New!

Posted on: December 3, 2019

TRY IT DAYS - Come Join Us! We are very excited to be offering a number of Try It Day classes. Plea...

Whats New
Holiday Hours At Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: December 2, 2019

Our Centre has gained its reputation in reducing seniors social isolation and promoting connection. ...

Registered Programs
Golf Program Survey Results

Posted on: November 28, 2019

The results are in!  Thank you to everyone who completed our Golf Survey! An email was recentl...

Executive Director's Message
A Message From Our Executive Director

Posted on: November 27, 2019

Dear Members, Holiday season is just around the corner. As usual, I will share some positive, goo...

Community Cafe
Recipe Of The Month – Chilli!

Posted on: November 27, 2019

Did you attend our Christmas Craft and Bake Sale?  Did you try our amazing chilli? Here is our rec...

Registered Programs
Our Popular Classes Are Returning And We Have Some New Classes Too!

Posted on: November 26, 2019

BROUGHT TO YOU, BY REQUEST! Vera Resera will be bringing Interval Strength Training back to WSAC in...

Program Department Message
Message From The Programs Department

Posted on: November 26, 2019

PROGRAM REGISTRATION Program registration for the Winter 2020 term begins on December 9 at 9:00 am....

Volunteers
Whats New
Casino Volunteers Needed

Posted on: November 26, 2019

We are recruiting volunteers for the Starlight Casino in West Edmonton Mall! Date: Wednesday, Marc...

Toonie Talks
Whats New
Toonie Talk – Retirement Plan By Scotiabank

Posted on: November 26, 2019

Your retirement vision is uniquely yours, and the plan to get there should be too. Come join us and...

Whats New
Edmonton Food Bank Donations

Posted on: November 22, 2019

We need your help.  Our centre will be collecting donations for the Edmonton Food Bank The don...

Program Department Message
Whats New
NO SPOTS AVAILABLE – One on One Personal Fitness Training With The U of A

Posted on: November 22, 2019

SORRY ! NO MORE SPOTS AVAILABLE We are very happy to announce for the 9th year, the Westend Seniors...

FAQ's
FAQ: Why do we have so many handicapped parking stalls?

Posted on: November 20, 2019

QUESTION: Why do we have so many handicapped parking stalls? It seems excessive for an ACTIVE senior...

Community Connectors
Guest Blog Posts
Widow 2 Widow Edmonton

Posted on: November 19, 2019

Are You a Widow, or Do You Have a Friend Who Recently became a Widow? The loneliness and vulnerabil...

Guest Blog Posts
Whats New
Guest Blog Post – “How to Care for Your Denture or Partial “

Posted on: November 15, 2019

Oliver Denture a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC business program...

New Program Guides
Winter Programs Guide Coming Soon

Posted on: November 15, 2019

The winter program guide is coming! The winter program guide will be available on December 2nd....

Travel Trips
Whats New
Bus Ride To The Singing Christmas Tree

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Let's go to the Jubilee Auditorium together! We have SOLD OUT the Singing Christmas Tree ticket...

Fundraising
Whats New
SOLD OUT – Christmas Wine Basket Raffle

Posted on: November 12, 2019

The Raffle Tickets Are Sold Out! Draw date: December 18th (Mavie's Mitten Tree Celebration) Pu...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog – “Home Care and Choosing the Right Care for You”

Posted on: November 6, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Executive Director's Message
A Message From Our Executive Director

Posted on: November 3, 2019

Dear Members, A few exciting things to update you:    MINISTER'S SENIOR SERVICE AWARD ...

Whats New
Please Provide Your Feedback

Posted on: November 2, 2019

WE WOULD REALLY APPRECIATE YOUR FEEDBACK     The Board has recently approved 24 Policies de...

Program Department Message
Message From The Programs Department

Posted on: November 1, 2019

DID YOU KNOW? Have you noticed how busy our centre has been over the past several months? We are de...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
SOLD OUT – Mavies Mitten Tree Celebration

Posted on: October 31, 2019

Come celebrate 21 years of giving with this very special multi-generational event. Wednesday, Dece...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
SOLD OUT – WSAC’s Traditional Christmas Dinner

Posted on: October 31, 2019

Traditional Christmas Dinner Thanks everyone who already purchased the tickets for this Traditional...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
A Party With Drive Happiness – What An Afternoon!

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Did you join us for our party to celebrate our partnership with Drive Happiness and their wonderful ...

Community Outreach
Come Join Us For Our Thursday Outreach Day Program

Posted on: October 30, 2019

Come Join Us For Our Thursday Outreach Day Program   It only takes a minute - a fall, a cal...

Whats New
Programs Cancelled On November 8th

Posted on: October 29, 2019

All registered programs, drop-in classes and events will be cancelled Friday November 8th as we host...

Community Outreach
Whats New
To Drive or Not to Drive. That is the Question

Posted on: October 29, 2019

Winter is coming, and as the snow hits the ground, many people choose not to drive. For others, it i...

Fundraising
Whats New
WSAC T-shirt – Available October 28th!

Posted on: October 28, 2019

Have you bought your WSAC T-shirt yet? Now is available! Show your WSAC pride and support our t-sh...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Christmas Craft and Bake Sale November 23

Posted on: October 28, 2019

Exciting News!  WSAC will be holding a Christmas Craft and Bake Sale  Get your Christmas sh...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Who should you appoint as your Executor?”

Posted on: October 25, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Toonie Talks
Whats New
Chemical Awareness Workshop: Your Environment and Your Health

Posted on: October 25, 2019

Do you know what goes into the products you use each day? Is there a health risk or hazard? Ho...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Remembrance Day Service & Luncheon

Posted on: October 24, 2019

LEST WE FORGET COME JOIN US FOR LUNCH! Friday, November 8th, 2019 Service at 10:30 a.m. M...

Volunteers
Whats New
Volunteer Survey – We Want Your Feedback!

Posted on: October 24, 2019

We know our centre could not operate as well as it does without our amazing volunteers Please compl...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Congdon’s – Toonie Talk on a road trip

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Do you have questions about Aids to daily living? Mastectomy & Breast Recovery? Com...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Taking Care of YOU: Self-Care for Family Caregivers”

Posted on: October 19, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Travel Trips
Whats New
Cooking Dinner for one

Posted on: October 19, 2019

Love cooking? Want to know the new recipe for dinner? Come join us! Hosted by Friends of WSAC Memb...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
A visit with Councillor Andrew Knack

Posted on: October 17, 2019

Want to talk to Andrew Knack? Come join us! As the City Councillor responsible for the Seniors...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
AQUATIC CLASSES ARE BACK, COME JOIN US!

Posted on: October 9, 2019

Love Aquatics?  Miss last series of classes?  Come join us! Hosted by Friends of WSAC Members –...

Friends of WSAC
Travel Trips
Whats New
Stretching road trip in Touchmark

Posted on: October 8, 2019

It was a fun trip and class at Touchmark at Wedgewood!   Last week, 14 of our WSAC members ...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “How To Determine If You Should Have Your Aging Parent Live With You”

Posted on: October 6, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Greeting Cards Sale – Oct 7th -11th

Posted on: October 5, 2019

It's a fundraising event. Greeting Cards Sale, lots of styles available! - Handmade by Kathy Katze...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Come Join Us For Our Turkey Luncheon!

Posted on: October 3, 2019

Thanksgiving is coming! Love a turkey meal? Come join us! Friday, October 11th 12 pm in our C...

Guest Blog Posts
Whats New
Guest Blog Post – “What to Expect from Your New Immediate Complete Dentures”

Posted on: October 2, 2019

Oliver Denture a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC business program...

Executive Director's Message
Whats New
Minister’s Seniors Service Awards (MSSA) – We Won!

Posted on: October 1, 2019

Thank You Volunteers!   The Minister’s Seniors Service Awards (MSSA) recognize ...

Executive Director's Message
Whats New
Morning Front Door Opening Procedure

Posted on: October 1, 2019

Dear Members, I would like to share with you some exciting data regarding our membership growth. ...

Events At WSAC
Toonie Talks
Ticket Sale Deadlines & Pre Registering For Toonie Talks

Posted on: October 1, 2019

We have received many questions over the last several months as to why we have cut off dates for tic...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Program Department News – Pickleball, Program Cancellation and U of A!

Posted on: September 30, 2019

  PICKLEBALL NEWS For those new to the program, please note: There will be a maximum of ...

Community Cafe
Whats New
Recipe Of The Month – Cake Batter Cookies

Posted on: September 29, 2019

Our High Tea celebration was a wonderful afternoon!  We heard lots of good things about the Cake Ba...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
WSAC High Tea At Our Centre!

Posted on: September 29, 2019

WSAC High Tea At Our Centre! Many members of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre have requested...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Why is it important to review your Will?”

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Whats New
Board Policy Manual – We Want Your Feedback

Posted on: September 27, 2019

The Board has been working on new Policies to accompany our new Bylaws and has now approved 24 Polic...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
It’s a party – Drive Happiness & Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: September 26, 2019

It's a party - Come Join Us & Bring A Friend! Westend Seniors Activity Centre IS HOSTING a part...

Friends of WSAC
Travel Trips
“COOKING LUNCH FOR ONE”

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Love cooking? Want to know the new recipe for lunch? Come join us! Hosted by Friends of WSAC Membe...

Community Outreach
Whats New
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Edmonton’s Read-In Week October 7th – 11th

Posted on: September 25, 2019

LOVE TO READ? Volunteer needed for Edmonton’s Read-In Week - “Celebrate with Stories!” Oct...

Friends of WSAC
Travel Trips
“COOKING FOR ONE” – Breakfast

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Love cooking?   Don't know how to cooking for one?  Come join us! Hosted by Friends of WSAC Me...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Volunteers Needed – Christmas Craft and Bake Sale Saturday November 23rd

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Volunteers Needed! Westend Seniors Activity Centre is holding a Christmas Craft and Bake Sale S...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Vendors Wanted – Christmas Craft and Bake Sale Saturday November 23rd

Posted on: September 23, 2019

CALLING ALL CRAFTERS, ARTISTS, BAKERS, ETC Westend Seniors Activity Centre is holding a Christmas C...

Whats New
Sawridge Hotel Draw Raffle Winner

Posted on: September 21, 2019

Congratulations to Susan Blanchard...winner of our recent fundraiser for an evening at the Sawridge ...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Korean Tasty Travel Event At Our Centre

Posted on: September 21, 2019

KOREAN TASTY TRAVEL EVENT – Wednesday Sept 4th On Wednesday September 4th we hosted our first eve...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post “Games for Seniors Living with Alzheimer’s or Dementia”

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Flu Clinic At Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Our Friends of WSAC partner Terra Losa Pharmacy will be hosting a number of Flu Clinic dates here at...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Crokinole Poll – Are You Interested In Playing?

Posted on: September 19, 2019

Crokinole...we want to offer it here at our centre!  Do you want to Play?  Please complete our po...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “3 Areas Of Your Home That Need Serious Organization”

Posted on: September 18, 2019

Karen Murdock, founder of Your Organized Friend is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre...

Guest Blog Posts
Whats New
Guest Blog – 10 Books To Get You Through The Fall!

Posted on: September 9, 2019

Summer is over but with the amount of rain we had this summer, many of us are wondering if it was ev...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Senior Nutrition Myths”

Posted on: September 6, 2019

Exquisicare Senior Living is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre’s, Friends of WSAC bu...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Estate Planning: Don’t Make These Five Mistakes”

Posted on: September 5, 2019

My name is Brad Hurshowy and I am a proud member of the Friends of WSAC.  I have met many of the me...

Registered Programs
Whats New
Shall Sinha, 1942-2019

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Shall Sinha, 1942-2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of our yo...

Friends of WSAC
Registered Programs
Whats New
CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

Posted on: August 30, 2019

We have cancelled this road trip due to low enrollment. Instead, we will be offering 3 individual...

Friends of WSAC
Registered Programs
Whats New
COME JOIN US FOR AQUATIC CLASSES!

Posted on: August 30, 2019

Love Aquatics?  Never tried a class?  Come join us! Hosted by Friends of WSAC Members - Chartwell...

Executive Director's Message
Whats New
A Message From Our Executive Director

Posted on: August 29, 2019

Dear Members Hope you have a great SUMMER! Well, let's forget about our so-called Alberta SUMMER,...

Community Cafe
Whats New
Recipe Of The Month – Potato Salad

Posted on: August 26, 2019

If you attended our Patio Party in August, you probably enjoyed the yummy Potato Salad, made by our ...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “What happens to your joint bank accounts when you die?”

Posted on: August 25, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Travel Trips
Whats New
COME JOIN US FOR AN EVENING OF LIVE THEATRE!

Posted on: August 25, 2019

St. Albert Dinner Theatre’s presentation of "Homecoming” Jerry Wilson has always planned t...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Come join us for a day of murder mystery!

Posted on: August 25, 2019

Murder Among The Matteys Come join us for a day of murder mystery! Each guest is involved in...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Join Us For Our Fall Harvest High Tea

Posted on: August 24, 2019

Thursday September 19th 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Feel like dressing up for the day? Fascinators, glove...

Whats New
Badminton Cancellation September 4th

Posted on: August 23, 2019

Badminton Cancellation Badminton Drop-in will be cancelled Wednesday Sept 4th as we are hosting our...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Movie Night at WSAC! – #Breakingloneliness

Posted on: August 23, 2019

#Breakingloneliness Westend Seniors Activity Centre is proud to co-host with our Community Connecto...

Community Outreach
Volunteers
Whats New
Volunteering – Have you looked at the opportunities yet?

Posted on: August 21, 2019

WE ARE RECRUITING VOLUNTEERS FOR OUR OUTREACH PROGRAM! We have recently created new volunteer posit...

Guest Blog Posts
Whats New
Do You Have Your Health Record Information?

Posted on: August 20, 2019

Did you know patients are allowed access to information stored in their health records? This includ...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Bringing the Life Back into Your Old Home”

Posted on: August 18, 2019

Karen Murdock, founder of Your Organized Friend is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre...

Registered Programs
Whats New
CANCELLED – “Try It Days”

Posted on: August 15, 2019

Unfortunately, we have had to cancel the 2 dance Try It Days we had planned for August 28th Sorry...

Whats New
Yoga “Try It Days” – Come See Why Yoga Should Be Part Of Your Fitness Routine!

Posted on: August 14, 2019

We have all heard that Yoga is good for us!  Come join us for our Yoga "Try It Days" and see how wo...

Whats New
Have You Heard Of AGE REVERSING ESSENTRICS? Come To Our “Try It” Day!

Posted on: August 13, 2019

AGE REVERSING ESSENTRICS - WHAT IS IT? During this course, you will get to experience: thi...

Travel Trips
Whats New
WSAC Road Trip To River Cree Casino!

Posted on: August 12, 2019

Come join us for a road trip! When: September 12, 2019 Itinerary: Bus pick up at WSAC: 10:3...

Travel Trips
Whats New
MUNDARE & VEGREVILLE ROAD TRIP! COME JOIN US!

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Come join us for a road trip! Itinerary: Pick up at WSAC: 10:00 am (travel will be on a coac...

Registered Programs
Whats New
Message From The Programs Department

Posted on: August 7, 2019

We receive a number of inquiries each season about refunds.  The following outlines our policy: ...

Executive Director's Message
A Message From Our Executive Director

Posted on: August 6, 2019

Have you ever recalled our Centre offered so many Spring and Summer program? Our Spring and ...

Community Cafe
Whats New
Recipe Of The Month – Swedish Meatballs

Posted on: August 6, 2019

August's Recipe Of The Month - Swedish Meatballs!   Swedish Meatball Recipe - Courtesy of...

Whats New
WSAC Raffle – Tickets Available August 6th

Posted on: August 6, 2019

Do you need a "Stay-cation" - a vacation right here in Edmonton? Purchase a ticket for our WSAC...

New Program Guides
Whats New
Fall Program Guides Have Arrived!

Posted on: July 31, 2019

Looking forward to falling back into fitness? Come by and pick up the 2019 Fall Program Guide! ...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
KOREAN TASTY TRAVEL EVENT – Wednesday Sept 4th

Posted on: July 29, 2019

Come join us for our Korean Tasty Travel Event! Wednesday September 4th 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Co...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest blog post – “How does having stepchildren affect your estate plan?”

Posted on: July 25, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post “The Power of Family Photos”

Posted on: July 18, 2019

Karen Murdock, founder of Your Organized Friend is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Daisy Chain Book Club – August

Posted on: July 15, 2019

Did you hear about our partnership with the Daisy Chain Book Co? In April 2019, we partnered with...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
ARE YOU COMING TO OUR PATIO PARTY?

Posted on: July 15, 2019

Join us on the deck for a relaxing evening with friends, food & fun! Monday, August 12th 4:30 p...

Whats New
City of Edmonton’s Community Wellness Program

Posted on: July 11, 2019

Did you know having a WSAC membership has its benefits? All current members of the Westend Seniors ...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
BASEBALL ANYONE?

Posted on: July 10, 2019

Want to join us for a game of baseball? Both ladies and gents are welcome to join the baseball grou...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Gentle Walking Group – Come Join Us Thursdays!

Posted on: July 9, 2019

Love walking but have mobility issues? Do you like the idea of slowly building up your strength so ...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “What are the top eight mistakes that Executors make?” – Part Two

Posted on: July 3, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Events At WSAC
Friends of WSAC
Whats New
EBike Demo Day – Come Try It!

Posted on: July 3, 2019

Have you heard the news?  We are hosting an Electric Bike Demo Days! When: Friday July 19th Time:...

Community Outreach
Guest Blog Posts
Aging in Place – What does that mean?

Posted on: July 2, 2019

Planning today means being prepared for tomorrow... Since we started our Friends of WSAC sponsored ...

Events At WSAC
Canada Day Celebration 2019

Posted on: July 1, 2019

Canada Day Celebration At Our Centre "Cooking hot dogs and serving cake at Westend Seniors Activit...

Community Outreach
Senior Financial Benefits – 1 in 4 enquiries in Outreach are because of financial concerns.

Posted on: June 30, 2019

Community Outreach and Social Wellness at WSAC   Our Outreach and Social Wellness program i...

Registered Programs
Summer Classes

Posted on: June 29, 2019

Have you registered for a summer class?  Check out what is coming up!   Seated Stretch...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Older, Bolder, Better – A Huge Success!

Posted on: June 28, 2019

"This is amazing...this is the best event I have ever seen held specifically for seniors!"  ~ a gue...

Registered Programs
Whats New
Message From The Programs Department

Posted on: June 28, 2019

Requests From The Programs Department   MISSING EQUIPMENT Over the past few months, we hav...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “What are the top eight mistakes that Executors make?” – Part One

Posted on: June 26, 2019

Stacy Maurier, Founding lawyer of Estate Connection Law Firm is a member of the Westend Seniors Acti...

Events At WSAC
Whats New
Guest Speaker – City of Edmonton Councillor Andrew Knack

Posted on: June 25, 2019

City of Edmonton Councillor, responsible for Seniors Initiatives   Come join Andrew Knack i...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Do you need new ideas to enjoy vegetables?”

Posted on: June 25, 2019

Kirsten Veugelers, Founder/Owner of Navigate Your Health is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog – Summer Wines – What’s In Your Ice Bucket?

Posted on: June 23, 2019

This is part two of a three part wine series we will be sharing, courtesy of our Friends of WSAC par...

Whats New
Westend Seniors Activity Centre & Global TV’s Health Matters

Posted on: June 19, 2019

Seniors and Healthy Eating...the big issue The first week of June was Seniors Week here in Alberta....

Volunteers
University of Alberta – Urinary Incontinence Study

Posted on: June 16, 2019

The University of Alberta needs your help! Are you: 65 years of age or over? Experiencing u...

Friends of WSAC
Chartwell Retirement Living’s “Wish Of A Lifetime” program – Have you heard about it?

Posted on: June 13, 2019

Have you heard about "Wish Of A Lifetime?" Louis Bloom, Retirement Living Consultant with our Frien...

Community Outreach
Community Outreach and Social Wellness – This month’s theme is “Decluttering”

Posted on: June 11, 2019

Newsletter Submission May 2019 - Outreach By Shalini, Community Outreach Worker   Communit...

Registered Programs
Whats New
Classes With Kathy Paterson

Posted on: June 10, 2019

Classes with Kathy Paterson Kathy Patterson is able to teach some of her classes and they generally...

Registered Programs
SUMMER FITNESS CLASSES

Posted on: June 9, 2019

Have You Registered Yet?  Better Yet...Come Try Something New! Fitness Classes For The Summer! ...

Registered Programs
Class Cancellations and Refunds

Posted on: June 2, 2019

Message From The Programs Department Many of you already know three of our long term fitness instru...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Daisy Chain Book Club at WSAC – June 24th!

Posted on: June 1, 2019

Did you hear about our partnership with the Daisy Chain Book Co? In April 2019, we created a part...

Whats New
Kitchen Closed Wednesday June 12th

Posted on: June 1, 2019

We will be closing our Community Cafe Wednesday June 12th for maintenance....

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Yoga “TRY IT DAYS”

Posted on: May 27, 2019

We have all heard that Yoga is good for us Here are some reasons you may not know!   PERFEC...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Have You Been Diagnosed As Old?”

Posted on: May 25, 2019

Kirsten Veugelers, Founder/Owner of Navigate Your Health is a member of the Westend Seniors Activity...

Travel Trips
Whats New
Road Trip To River Cree Casino!

Posted on: May 23, 2019

Come join us for a road trip!   When: June 20, 2019 Itinerary: Bus pick up at WSAC:...

Whats New
WSAC Commercial On Global

Posted on: May 23, 2019

TV Commercial Promoting Seniors Centres Big day last week as our Executive Director Haidong Li...

Whats New
Father’s Day Raffle!

Posted on: May 23, 2019

Have you purchased your ticket?   Buy a raffle ticket for your change to win a $300 gif...

Whats New
Opportunity to Participate in a Research Study on Women, Physical Activity, and Heart Disease

Posted on: May 22, 2019

Opportunity to Participate - Research Study on Women, Physical Activity, and Heart Disease The Uni...

New Program Guides
Whats New
Spring / Summer Supplemental Program Guide

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Have you picked up your copy of our Supplemental Program Guide for our Spring / Summer Programs? ...

Events At WSAC
Older, Bolder, Better Tradeshow – June 6th!

Posted on: May 17, 2019

We are very excited to announce we will be hosting our 23rd Annual Older, Bolder, Better TM Tradesho...

Travel Trips
Whats New
WSAC Trip – Come Join Us For A Night Of Baseball!

Posted on: May 7, 2019

Help Us Fill A Bus To The Baseball Game! Invite your friends, kids and grandkids!   WSAC Trip...

Whats New
Staff and Kitchen Update

Posted on: May 5, 2019

Staff Update: Effective April 25, 2019, Tracey Treidler is now the Community Café Program Manager....

Executive Director's Message
Message From Executive Director

Posted on: May 4, 2019

Dear members, Since we launched our first marketing campaign in January 2017, our Centre has beco...

Toonie Talks
TOONIE TALK – “7 Tips For Writing Your Will”

Posted on: May 3, 2019

TOONIE TALK - "7 Tips For Writing Your Will" - Presented by Stacy Maurier founding lawyer at Estate...

Travel Trips
Whats New
WSAC Road Trip To Touchmark Wedgewood!

Posted on: May 2, 2019

Balance: A Multidimensional System Fitness Class This 45 minute class is for anyone who has a fear ...

Registered Programs
Mastering Your Smartphone

Posted on: May 1, 2019

Come Join Us...because trying something NEW never grows old! We are very excited to be offering the...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Lawn Bowling “Try It Day” At Commonwealth Lawn Bowling Club

Posted on: April 30, 2019

Lawn Bowling...Come Try It! The Westend Seniors Activity Centre is very excited to be partnering wi...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “6 Simple Ways to Stave Off Caregiver Burnout”

Posted on: April 30, 2019

Home Care Assistance Edmonton are members of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre's Friends of WSAC b...

Community Outreach
Community Outreach and Social Wellness – This month’s theme is Caregiver Support!

Posted on: April 28, 2019

Community Outreach and Social Wellness at WSAC   Our Community Outreach program is there to...

Events At WSAC
Vintage Fashion Show at WSAC!

Posted on: April 24, 2019

Come out and enjoy a trip back in time! Have you heard about our Spring Vintage Fashion Show being ...

Events At WSAC
Save The Date – Older, Bolder, Better Tradeshow TM

Posted on: April 23, 2019

Come join us Thursday June 6th 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for our 23rd annual Older, Bolder, Better trad...

Friends of WSAC
Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – “Wine Know” – 5 Good Ways to Get Into Wine

Posted on: April 22, 2019

Aligra Wine and Spirits are members of the Westend Seniors Activity Centre's Friends of WSAC busines...

Drop In Activities
Registered Programs
Weekly Calendar
Fridays at Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: April 19, 2019

TGIF!  Spring Fridays are so much fun here at the centre Come join our Walking Group! Love ...

Drop In Activities
Registered Programs
Weekly Calendar
Thursdays at Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: April 18, 2019

Thursdays is another great day here at the centre!  Come try something new! Billiards Carpe...

Drop In Activities
Registered Programs
Weekly Calendar
Wednesday at Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: April 17, 2019

Wednesday is a great day for drop in classes this spring! Billiards (we have a great group that...

Friends of WSAC
Whats New
Daisy Chain Book Club at WSAC!

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Did you hear about our partnership with the Daisy Chain Book Co? Starting April 15th, they will b...

Drop In Activities
New Program Guides
Weekly Calendar
Tuesdays At Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Tuesdays is our late night here at the centre...we are open until 8:00 p.m. Want to know what els...

Drop In Activities
Registered Programs
Weekly Calendar
Mondays At Westend Seniors Activity Centre

Posted on: April 14, 2019

We have lots of drop in classes and registered programs going on every day at our centre.  Check ou...

Guest Blog Posts
Guest Blog Post – AHS My Care Conversation App – – Navigate Your Health

Posted on: April 13, 2019

We are very excited to have a guest blog post from Friends of WSAC member Kirsten Veugelers, the fou...

Drop In Activities
Whats New
Pickleball Survey

Posted on: April 10, 2019

WSAC has recently increased the drop in fees to Pickleball from $2 to $4 starting on April 29.   T...

Whats New
Daisy Chain Book Co. Coming To WSAC – Monday April 15th!

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Come join us Monday April 15th as the Daisy Chain Book Co. arrives at our centre! A BOOKSHOP ON W...

Executive Director's Message
Whats New
Message From Executive Director

Posted on: March 29, 2019

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION Our annual Volunteer Appreciation event will be held on Thursday, April 18 f...

Whats New
WSAC Member Meetings
AGM AND ANNUAL REPORT

Posted on: March 29, 2019

Our Annual General Meeting held on Wednesday, March 27 was well attended and was a joyful celebratio...

Toonie Talks
Real Talk On Being A Caregiver – Presented Revera

Posted on: March 25, 2019

"REAL TALK ON BEING A CAREGIVER” Whether you chose this role, or this role chose you – you’...

New Program Guides
Spring/Summer Programs Opening Monday March 25th

Posted on: March 19, 2019

Our Spring/Summer Program Guide is now available! Program registration opens Monday March 25th at...

Whats New
WSAC Member Meetings
AGM and Board Member Elections

Posted on: March 4, 2019

AGM AGENDA Wednesday, March 27 @ 9:30 am Call to Order and Verification of Quorum (2% ...

Executive Director's Message
Whats New
Message from Haidong Liang, WSAC Executive Director

Posted on: January 21, 2019

Dear WSAC members, over the past few months, Westend Seniors Activity Centre has gone through a lot...

Whats New
Our New Executive Director

Posted on: October 5, 2018

DATE:  October 5, 2018 Contacts:       Jay Pritchard, President, 587-523-6150 Haidon...