It’s December, that time of year when it feels like the whole world is celebrating the holiday season. But, for many of us, the Christmas season is bittersweet – wonderful … Continue reading The Bittersweet Season of Joy & Cheer
Widowed Friends big holiday party is coming soon…. Dec 16th at Millcroft Golf Club! At the moment, there’s a waiting list, but if you are a member and interested in … Continue reading The Party is Coming…..
As we get closer to the holiday season, finding ways to help others, is also a way of helping ourselves. If the holiday season is difficult for anyone missing someone … Continue reading Spread Some Holiday Cheer
Well, maybe not outer space, but the carrots that needed sorting at Food For Life this week certainly looked like an alien crop! The Widowed Friends Team did an amazing … Continue reading They Came From Outer Space…..
“You’re on a path, whatever it may be, and occasionally you go down a side road. That’s all it is. You’re on a path. We still live, go forward, and … Continue reading You Are On A Path……
Almost the next best thing to being in Greece (?) is Sotiris, a Greek restaurant in Burlington, which hosted a big group of Widowed Friends for our regular monthly Sunday Social! … Continue reading OPA! Greek Night for Widowed Friends!
Last Sunday, Widowed Friends monthly social event was at Sotiris in Burlington. A great crowd turned out to enjoy some Greek food and get together with friends. Having a private … Continue reading Good Food & Friends – The Perfect Blend
It is with great sadness, that we announce the passing of Glenda Shaw. Glenda has been a member of Widowed Friends for 3 years and built a community of friends … Continue reading In Memoriam
Many thanks to Stephanie for hosting Friday evenings get together – a great start to the Thanksgiving long weekend. As always there was great food to eat, thanks to the … Continue reading Thanksgiving Friday at Steph’s
A big crowd came out to the Mandarin in Burlington last Sunday for lunch to celebrate the Moon Festival! With a huge buffet and lots of variety, everyone found something … Continue reading Moon Festival Sunday
A tornado hit Ottawa last week – a rare and frightening experience for everyone there. The pictures of the devastation were startling, the cleanup slow and hydro was challenged to get … Continue reading The Darkest Night Produces The Brightest Stars
Many of us are familiar with the wonderful support and care of Acclaim Health within the Halton community. One of their program offerings is bereavement support, providing group and individual counselling and … Continue reading Acclaim Health’s Bereavement Support Volunteer Program – Peter Shares His Experience
A big crowd turned out for our first bowling night of the season at Burlington Bowl! A great season is planned and all members are welcome to come out and … Continue reading Bowling’s Back!