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Linking Generations – Bingo with Lakeland Ridge School and Silver Birch Manor/Lodge - bin·go noun A game in which players mark off numbers on cards as the numbers are drawn randomly by a caller, the winner being the first person to mark off five numbers in a row or another required pattern. Get...
Linking Generations – École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School (OLPH) and Summerwood Village Retirement Residence on Valentine’s Day - Look at the pictures of the scrapbook that one of the seniors brought to show the students with all the old valentines in it ! They were awesome. From 1948-1950 ! Some of the valentines are 71 years old and...
Linking Generations – Playing with words – Archbishop Jordan High School and Country Cottage - Like fashion, slang changes with the times. Our seniors and students explored the different slang expressions used by youth, young and middle-aged adults, and seniors to describe the same items or ideas over the past 70 years. This activity heightened...
Linking Generations – Lakeland Ridge School and Silver Birch Manor/Lodge on Valentine’s Day - Some Interesting Facts You May Not Have Know About Valentine’s Day: In Victorian times it was considered bad luck to sign a Valentine’s Day card. About 3 per cent of pet owners will give gifts to their pets on this...
Linking Generations – St. Theresa Catholic School and Bedford Village on Valentine’s Day - What is the difference between Valentine’s Day and a Valentine? Well … A valentine is a card or gift given on Valentine’s Day, to one’s sweetheart. Valentine’s Day, also called Saint Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is...
Linking Generations Board Games with Students from ABJ and Country Cottage - 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...
Linking Generations – Bingo with Bedford Village Seniors and St. Theresa Middle School - bin·go noun A game in which players mark off numbers on cards as the numbers are drawn randomly by a caller, the winner being the first person to mark off five numbers in a row or another required pattern. Get...
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...
Linking Generations – Playing with words – A Slang Chart - Like fashion, slang changes with the times. Our seniors and students explored the different slang expressions used by youth, young and middle-aged adults, and seniors to describe the same items or ideas over the past 70 years. This activity heightened...
Linking Generations – Playing with words – A Slang Chart - Like fashion, slang changes with the times. Our seniors and students explored the different slang expressions used by youth, young and middle-aged adults, and seniors to describe the same items or ideas over the past 70 years. This activity heightened...
Linking Generations – Playing with words- A Slang Chart - Like fashion, slang changes with the times. Our seniors and students explored the different slang expressions used by youth, young and middle-aged adults, and seniors to describe the same items or ideas over the past 70 years. This activity heightened...
Linking Generations Board Games with Students from École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School (OLPH) and Seniors from Summerwood Village Retirement Residence - 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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!!
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...
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...
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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