Heating Things Up! Flamenco Dancing at Delmanor Elgin Mills

The cold weather doesn’t stop the residents at  Delmanor Elgin Mills, in fact, the seniors recently turned up the heat with an afternoon of flamenco dancing!  The residents channeled their inner -gypsy fire – and tried some flamenco dance lessons in the comfort of their own home. The passion, fluid arms, and percussive footwork that […]

Cold Weather Fun at the Wintergreen Lawn Bowling Club!

When the weather forces everyone indoors, the members of the Wintergreen Lawn Bowling Club can still enjoy fun and exercise in the comfort of the new and wonderfully equipped indoor lawn bowling facility. On a cold and blustery day, 40 enthusiastic bowlers traveled to the Wintergreen Lawn Bowling Club for a Holiday Potluck Lunch and […]

Delmanor Northtown Welcomes Fall with a Dance!

Dancing is a wonderful activity that can be enjoyed in any season.  It is not restricted by age and provides wonderful exercise for everyone. Many of the dancers that attended Delmanor Northtown’s Fall Dance could describe, or show you first hand on the dance floor, the many positive effects that dancing through their retirement has […]

The Journey of the Monarch Butterfly with Delmanor Northtown

With their striking appearance and unbelievable migration pattern, the Monarch butterfly is the most familiar of North American butterflies.  As the Monarch butterfly population continues to decrease, many groups and individuals have committed themselves to boosting the Monarch butterfly population. The unmistakable Monarch Tracy caring for the butterflies Where the magic takes place When one […]

Growing Friendships and Vegetables with Delmanor Elgin Mills

Gardening is a common passion among many seniors.  Some are not able to manage the demands of taking on a garden alone, while others do not have the means or the yard to have the garden of their dreams.  Along with York Region Healthy Aging Working Group, Delmanor Elgin Mills funded this new initiative to […]

Delmanor Visits Ripley’s Aquarium!

Next to the CN Tower in downtown Toronto is the new Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada.  It is the first and only aquatic facility of its kind in Ontario!  This extraordinary destination is quickly becoming one of the primary tourist destinations in Canada. The Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada works towards sustainability and conservation. The staff are […]

Delmanor Wynford Residents Learn Ballet!

Ballet is a type of performance dance that originated in the Italian Renaissance Courts of the 15th Century and later developed into a concert dance form in France and Russia.  It has since become a widespread, highly technical form of dance.  It has been globally influential and has defined the foundational techniques used in many […]

Aging Well with Athlete Earl Fee at Delmanor Northtown

Mr. Earl Fee, master athlete, came to Delmanor Northtown to host an insightful seminar about his athletic accomplishments and his tips for aging well. Earl & Michael Earl is the author of the books, “How to be a Champion from 9 to 90“, and, “100 Years Young the Natural Way – Body, Mind, Spirit”.  Earl […]

Delmanor Northtown’s Bone China Tea

Residents of Delmanor Northtown were invited to a special Bone China Tea event in recognition of Osteoporosis Awareness Month.  It was a fantastic opportunity to kick off a month that included two special seminars designed to improve understanding of Osteoporosis and how to reduce one’s risk of fractures.  The seniors were treated to refreshments and […]