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Nona Thompson

September 2019

Chicago – Cooking Class

September-18 to September-18, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Famous food of Chicago has been shaped by the many immigrants who came and worked there. Behind the Spanish speaking community, the Polish community is the second largest in Chicago. We will be teaching an easy to make dish from both of these cultures. Chicago Butter cookies will be our sweet.

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Chicago – Luncheon

September-27 to September-27, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

A caterer will be preparing and serving a meal selected from Chicago favourites. Meat and chicken entrees, salads and desserts will be featured. Our Bingo Word Game with prizes are always a fun part of our afternoon.

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October 2019

Older Adult Monthly Social

October-4 to October-4, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Older Adults are invited to attend our social gatherings on the first Friday of the month (September 6, October 4, November 1, December 6) to learn more about programs at the centre and in the community. Event includes a complimentary light lunch. Please call the front desk at 604.257.6980, spaces are limited.

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Philippines – Presentation

October-9 to October-9, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Come join us to explore the true essence of a Filipino life that generally revolves around extended families and kinship network. Learn about this country?s indigenous people, the Banaue Rice Terraces called the "Eighth Wonder of the world, Jose Rizal, the Philippine national hero and effects of 300 years of Spanish colonization and its influence.

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Philippines – Craft Class

October-16 to October-16, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Learn to make beautiful and colorful tissue paper flowers that can be used as centerpieces, wedding, birthday and party decorations. Snack and drinks will for served.

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Philippines – Cooking

October-23 to October-23, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Pancit Bihon is a must in Filipino culture. A birthday party will always serve pancit because noodles represent long life. Learn how to make dish this simple dish that is both colorful, tasty and delicious. Authentic sweets and drink will be served along this popular dish.

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Philippines – Luncheon

October-25 to October-25, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Our local Philippine friends will be preparing and serving their special food: pancit, chicken adobo, lumpia and pinakbet and a salad. Ginatan (a favorite desert made of coconut milk and mung beans) and tropical fruits will add to this delicious meal. Bingo and prizes will complete this special celebration.

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November 2019

Older Adult Monthly Social

November-1 to November-1, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Older Adults are invited to attend our social gatherings on the first Friday of the month (September 6, October 4, November 1, December 6) to learn more about programs at the centre and in the community. Event includes a complimentary light lunch. Please call the front desk at 604.257.6980, spaces are limited.

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Estonia – Presentation

November-6 to November-6, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Estonia is the most northerly of the three Baltic states, and has linguistic ties with Finland. Since regaining its independence with the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, Estonia has become one of the most economically successful of the European Union's newer eastern European members.There is a vibrant Estonian community living in the Lower Mainland. Come join us as we listen to stories from our friends who immigrated here and how they have fared since their arrival. Recent tourist…

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Estonia – Dance Class

November-13 to November-13, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

One of the traditional folk dances of Estonia will be featured. We will be entertained learning some simple Fok dances and we can learn some simple dance steps. Come and enjoy a pleasant afternoon with Estonian snacks and sweets.

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Estonia – Cooking Class

November-20 to November-20, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Estonian food is similar to the food of Finland and Sweden. A simple Estonian recipe will be taught by one of our friends using local ingredients. Come and enjoy the sweets and savouries of this region.

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Estonia – Luncheon

November-22 to November-22, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

As Estonia has links with Finland and Sweden,our caterers will be preparing a meal selected from their popular food with entrees, salads and desserts. Our Bingo Word Game with prizes will complete our afternoon.

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December 2019

Older Adult Monthly Social

December-6 to December-6, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Older Adults are invited to attend our social gatherings on the first Friday of the month (September 6, October 4, November 1, December 6) to learn more about programs at the centre and in the community. Event includes a complimentary light lunch. Please call the front desk at 604.257.6980, spaces are limited.

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Festival of Lights Luncheon

December-13 to December-13, 2019 from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Snowy’s Lounge, 2690 Larch Street
Vancouver, BC V6K 4K9 Canada

Winter is a time for celebrating many festivals of light. We will be featuring the food for Christmas, Hannukah, the Winter Solstice. Come and enjoy turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes as well as special dishes from these festivals. Potluck desserts are welcome.

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