Help A Hungry Family This Holiday Season

During the holiday season, Food 4 Life,  holds a Turkey Drive to provide families in need with a holiday dinner.  With 1 in 10 families in Halton “food insecure,” the … Continue reading Help A Hungry Family This Holiday Season

Warm Inside at Ricky’s

With a few snow flurries flying by the windows, it was nice to be inside in the warmth of Ricky’s, eating Sunday dinner with friends. Thirty-nine people enjoyed the buffet, … Continue reading Warm Inside at Ricky’s

Help The Oakville Firefighters Christmas Toy Drive Provide Toys & Gifts Across Halton

Over the past 25 years, thousands of children across Halton have received Christmas gifts as a result of the tireless volunteer efforts of the Oakville Firefighters Christmas Toy Drive. The … Continue reading Help The Oakville Firefighters Christmas Toy Drive Provide Toys & Gifts Across Halton

Dance, Dance, Dance…. West Coast Swing with Diana & Don

The West Coast Swing dance style evolved from several different types of dance dating as far back as the 1920’s and the Lindy Hop. It is characterized by its “elastic” … Continue reading Dance, Dance, Dance…. West Coast Swing with Diana & Don

Sunday Afternoon With Friends

Forty-one members enjoyed a great get together at Hampton’s on Sunday afternoon.  We welcomed several new members to their first event and were happy to see so many long time members … Continue reading Sunday Afternoon With Friends

Hey, Want To Donate A Turkey?

Many Widowed Friends members have volunteered their time at Food For Life, sorting food for distribution to hungry families across Halton. Another initiative that Food For Life sponsors annually is a Christmas … Continue reading Hey, Want To Donate A Turkey?

Monday Night Get Togethers With Friends

We regularly get together on Mondays at two of our favourite restaurants – Symposium Cafe and the Olive Press.  Recently we met up at both places on different Mondays and … Continue reading Monday Night Get Togethers With Friends

Do You Have Post Traumatic Growth Syndrome?

Dave Sanderson survived the plane crash on the Hudson River in 2009.  In the video below, he talks about surviving the crash, the lessons he learned about himself and life, … Continue reading Do You Have Post Traumatic Growth Syndrome?

September Heat……And Pizza Too!

With the humidex approaching 40C,  it was a warm crowd that met up at Stephanie’s for another great pizza evening.  Escaping to the garden didn’t offer much relief as the … Continue reading September Heat……And Pizza Too!

Labour Day Sunday at Edna’s

A huge thanks to Edna for opening her lovely home to a Widowed Friends group on Sunday.  Great weather made for a wonderful outdoor get together in Edna’s beautiful garden. … Continue reading Labour Day Sunday at Edna’s