Linking Generations

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Linking Generations Seniors Get Their Day Brightened with a Visit From Lassie

More and more seniors are being segregated into care facilities where they feel isolated, lonely, confined and they feel they are no longer contributing members of their community. For the few seniors that were fortunate yesterday to meet and touch…

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Linking Generations Board Games with Students from Lakeland Ridge School and Seniors from Silver Birch Manor/Lodge

board game noun 1. any game played on a board, especially one that involves the movement of pieces on the board, such as chess or checkers. Playing board games, can invoke memories of our past, at any age. When the…

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Linking Generations Board Games with Students from St. Theresa Catholic School and Seniors from Bedford Village

board game noun 1. any game played on a board, especially one that involves the movement of pieces on the board, such as chess or checkers. Playing board games, can invoke memories of our past, at any age. When the…

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Linking Generations Cheque Presentation from Rogers Communications

Thank you to Rogers Communications for the wonderful and thoughtful cheque presentation to Linking Generations Society of Alberta It was wonderful to be part of January 3rd, 2019. It was especially heartwarming to receive community funding in front of our…

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Linking Generations – Check out our newest pictures of our program participants.

Check out the two new group pictures of the students and seniors that participate in the Linking Generations programs. Lakeland Ridge School and Silver Birch Manor/Lodge St. Theresa Catholic School and  Bedford Village Check out the pictures in the Program Participants!!

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Linking Generations – More and more pictures added with the Seniors and Students working on Gingerbread Men

Of what origin is this fairy tale? What exactly is a gingerbread man? At the end of the fairy tale, what eats the Gingerbread Man? The Gingerbread Man had a catchphrase. Which of these words in the following sentence is…

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Linking Generations – More pictures added from Lakeland Ridge School and Silver Birch Manor/Lodge with the Seniors and Students working on Gingerbread Men

More pictures added from Lakeland Ridge School and Silver Birch Manor/Lodge. Of what origin is this fairy tale? What exactly is a gingerbread man? At the end of the fairy tale, what eats the Gingerbread Man? The Gingerbread Man had…

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Linking Generations – Creating new Holiday Traditions between our Youth and Seniors

Our “linked seniors and students” created homemade holiday cards together this month, while reminiscing together what holidays were like for the senior’s years and years ago. All of our finished cards were then were left with the seniors so they…

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Linking Generations – Seniors and Students working on Gingerbread Men

Of what origin is this fairy tale? What exactly is a gingerbread man? At the end of the fairy tale, what eats the Gingerbread Man? The Gingerbread Man had a catchphrase. Which of these words in the following sentence is…

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Linking Generations – Seniors and Students Visit the County of Strathcona Festival of Trees

Linking Generations was presented with a wonderful opportunity from Festival Place Cultural Art Foundation to do something special for our seniors and students this holiday season. The County of Strathcona Festival of Trees an existing event, being held in Sherwood…

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