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Our 6th annual candlelight evening of memories will take place on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 7 PM in the main living room of the Wales Home.

Your generosity has helped us accomplish many projects!  In 2012, we sold 540 candles and last year we surpassed our goal of lighting over 1100. Your support has helped finance the purchase of numerous projects including a Sky Factory Image for Norton 2, equipment for our wellness room and last year the upcoming installation of TV Tours! This year our goal is to sell 1200 candles. The money will be used to update the solariums on Shaw 1 and Shaw 2 (new lighting, etc.)

Mireille Pruneau will be… Continue reading

The Wales Home Foundation’s 11th annual Golf Tournament is only a month and a half away! This year, all 36 available foursomes have been booked!! However, there are still a few spots available for the banquet supper, as well as plenty of room for donations! If you or someone you know wishes to sponsor our tournament or donate an auction item or door prize, please contact Brendalee Piironen at bpiironen@waleshome.ca (819-826-3266 extension 247) or Courtney Grainger at cgrainger@waleshome.ca (extension 251). Thank you to everyone who is participating! Please share 🙂

by: Rebecca Taylor

Another month has come and gone and we want to tell you a bit about it. If you are looking for more information after you’ve read the details below, you can visit our website at www.waleshome.ca and Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/R%C3%A9sidence-Wales-Home-CHSLD-Wales-Inc/359173890897086 for photos, news updates and a copy of the monthly activity calendar and chatter. You can also give us a call at 819-826-3266 for information on admissions, pricing etc., or if you’d like to become a volunteer. We are currently seeking volunteers to drive residents to/from medical appointments and to do some one-on-one visiting with residents.

 

This month’ feature movie Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo was shown on the evening of the 1st. Zootherapy was… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

Greetings from the activity department. March was another busy month. We are happy to have two stagiaires working with us – Eliza Jane Stevens and Noemi Beauregard. Painting classes resumed this month and in addition to our usual monthly activities, here are some of our highlights.

 

A breakfast outing to the Deli-Train Restaurant in Richmond was enjoyed on the morning of the 2nd. On the afternoon of the 2nd, a Daniel O’Donnell movie was shown in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Refreshments were also served. On the afternoon of the 3rd, World Day of Prayer was held in the living room. This year’s featured country was the Philippines. After the readings by Carol Ann McElrea,… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

February arrived in a flurry of busyness. For our front of house expansion, it meant a significant change to the look of the building. We are pleased to see walls going up and cannot wait to see this project through to completion, which should be in September 2017.

 

Here are some of the highlights from our activity department:

Episodes of The Waltons were shown in the main living room on the big screen on the afternoon of the 3rd. The movie You’ve Got Mail was shown on the afternoon of the 6th. A Youtube music afternoon was enjoyed on the 9th. Pennie Lynch held a bake/craft sale on the afternoon of the 11th at the Home.… Continue reading