DELMANOR PRINCE EDWARD EVENTS

Join Us!  You’re invited to any of our FREE events.

We welcome you to participate in our “Passport to the World” series.  Each month we will feature a special country with interesting presentations specifically chosen for their educational and stimulating content.  You will receive your very own Passport during your first 2019 visit to Delmanor Prince Edward which will be stamped at each presentation you attend.  The individuals with the most attendance stamps at the end of 2019, will be entered into a draw for a $100 gift certificate to their favourite restaurant!  Let the traveling begin !!

We are pleased to be highlighting the following  countries in our  2019 “Passport to the World” series: 

January – Scotland / February – China / March – Ireland / April – Italy / May – Greece / June – France / July – Canada / August – Spain / September – Japan / October – Germany / November – Egypt / Dec – England


September Events

Passport to the World Series:
September – Welcome to Japan  

The Chopstick Chronicles…all about Tempura 天婦羅
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 from 10:30 to 11:30 am

Sean Chubbuck, from AFYA Hort Therapy will demonstrate and discuss why Tempura is one of the most common Japanese dishes served in and outside outside of Japan. Sample and learn about what makes tempura different from other fried fare and its distinctive batter.

Steeped in History: The Story of Tea with Lianne Harris
Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

From the courts of kings to the taverns of rebels, from an ancient secret to one of the world’s most demanded commodities…soak up the history of tea.

An introduction to the legacy & history of Japanese Canadians
Thursday September 12, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

An interactive and educational presentation by the Japanese Cultural Centre, Heritage Department.

Japanese Kabuki Dancers
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

Join us for a rich blend of music, dance, mime, and spectacular costuming. Kabuki has been a major theatrical form in Japan for almost four centuries.

“Lessons From The Successful Investor” by Robin Speziale
Thursday, September 26th, 2019 from 4:15 to 5:15 pm (Lambton Theatre)

Award-winning Author of “Lessons From The Successful Investor”, Robin Speziale,  will be speaking about methods to select stocks. His book is about investing, money, and success.


October Events

Passport to the World Series:
October – Welcome to Germany  

The symbolism of Pretzels
Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 from 10:30 to 11:30 am

A pretzel (known as Brezel in German, sometimes also Brezn or Breze) is a type of baked food made from dough in soft and hard varieties. Sean Chubbuck, from AFYA Hort Therapy  will create pretzels with you and let you know why a pretzel was a sign of good luck and spiritual wholeness!

Fairytales, Fables & Rhymes – “Lessons for Real Life” with Lianne Harris
Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

Childhood stories are not the stuff of fantasy.  In ages past when illiteracy ran high, these fables and rhymes were the moral classroom where one learned all there was to know about truth, justice, faith, prejudice, love, sex, sin, crime and punishment.  Bedtime stories shape our beliefs and teach us about real life.

St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation Fundraiser
Thursday, October 24th, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm

Join us at Delmanor Prince Edward for a “Wine and Food Pairing Evening”  featuring the Award-Winning Chefs from Delmanor Seniors Communities and Mark Donaldson, Sommelier/ Educator in the art of wine and food matching.

Tickets $100.00. Please purchase through www.eventbrite.com

Dress up, Dress Down and Dress for the Cause. Dress in pink!!
Join us on October 25th at 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Bring your loonies & toonies to help us raise money for Breast Cancer.

**Raffles**Draws**Prizes**Refreshments.


November Events

Passport to the World Series:
November – Welcome to Egypt  

Roz bil laban (Egyptian rice pudding)
Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 from 10:30 to 11:30 am

Rice pudding is a common desert in many countries with each country having its own twist. Sean Chubbuck, from AFYA Hort Therapy will take you on a virtual tour of Egypt and enlighten your mind and palate with the differences which make Egyptian rice pudding unique.

Ancient Egypt with Lianne Harris
Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

The mysterious and luxuriant past of Egypt has never diminished. Discover the best parts, and often the least known aspects of Egyptian life.  Learn more about their customs and social practices, fashion and grooming, art and education, and curious details about their preoccupation with the afterlife. Be introduced not only to great leaders and their powerful influence but to the fascinating life of everyday people.


December Events

Passport to the World Series:
December – Welcome to England  

The Great British Scone Debate
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 from 10:30 to 11:30 am

The “jam or cream first” debate is not the only thing divisive about scones. Arguments also rage over pronunciation: is it “skon” rhyming with gone or “skone” rhyming with tone? Take pleasure with Sean Chubbuck, from AFYA Hort Therapy as he demonstrates the how to’s of British scone making and consumption.

The Princesses of Wales with Lianne Harris
Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

Since 1284 there have been 21 men who have been the ‘Prince of Wales’, the heir to the English throne, the most important in rank next to the king–but only 10 women have ever been granted the title ‘Princess of Wales’.  They are important in England’s ‘game of thrones’. Discover the personal and private lives of these women who knew they were born to be either property, pawns or protectresses of the balance of power.

“Merry Olde England” with Bill Anderson
Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 from 2:30 to 3:30 pm

Trace the development of the flag of Great Britain from the adoption of St. George’s Cross to the evolution of a true United Kingdom.


As space is limited please RSVP to Julie or Pam at: 416-233-0725

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