2012 Seniors Week to be held in beautiful British Columbia

This years Senior’s Week which is to be held in beautiful British Columbia in the city of Vancouver looks like its sizing up to be an event that should not be missed.  Imagine, majestic mountains, pristine coastline and lots of tai chi.  What more could you ask for and what could be a better way to spend time with friends from around the globe.  Information packages can be downloaded in French and in English by visiting;

http://pacific.canada.taoist.org/content/newsitem_ca_pacific.asp?name=Canada-Pacific-Vancouver-2012-05-28-NationalSeniorsWeek

Read on for a message from this years organising committee

2012 National Seniors Week

La Semaine Nationale des Aînés

Moving in Harmony with Hearts Together
Se mouvoir en harmonie, tous coeurs unis Workshop
When: Monday May 28 – Friday June 1st, 2012
Where: Simon Fraser Campus
Donation: $500
Dear Friends,
The Pacific Region and the Vancouver Branch cordially invite you to join us for National Seniors Week, May 28th – June 1st, 2012. The workshop will be held at Simon Fraser University, about 13 km east of Vancouver, in a beautiful setting at the top of Burnaby Mountain.
Please read the Frequently Asked Questions for more details about the week. You may also wish to read the Travel in British Columbia page to learn about travel opportunities before and after the workshop. We encourage you to register early, to assure your accommodation on campus.
We’re looking forward to seeing you!
National Seniors Week Steering Committee
Chers amis,
La Région du Pacifique ainsi que la section locale de Vancouver vous invitent cordialement à vous joindre à la Semaine nationale des aînés qui se tiendra le 28 mai au 1er juin 2012 prochain. L’atelier se donnera à l’Université Simon Fraser, qui est à peu près à 13 kilomètres à l’Est de Vancouver, dans un site magnifique au sommet du Mont Burnaby.
Pour plus de détails à propos de la Semaine nous vous invitons à lire le document « Questions les plus fréquemment demandées ». Vous apprécierai sûrement aussi la lecture du document préparé pour vous et qui s’intitule : « Voyager en Colombie-Britannique ». Vous y découvrirez des propositions pour voyager avant et après l’atelier. Nous vous encourageons à vous inscrire au plus tôt afin de vous assurer de votre hébergement sur le campus.
Nous avons très hâte de vous rencontrer!
Comité de direction de la Semaine nationale des aînés

For more information / Pour plus d’informations:

Contact the Vancouver Branch via vancouver@taoist.org
or
588 East 15th Avenue,
Vancouver, BC,
Tel: (604) 681-6609
Fax: (604) 681-6692

2 Comments

Filed under Canada, Cultural Exchange, Events, Fung Loy Kok, Seniors, Society News, Workshop Watch

2 responses to “2012 Seniors Week to be held in beautiful British Columbia

  1. Tony Rybczynski

    Sounds like a wonderful event supported by lots of planning. I have one suggestion. I see the FAQs and travel options documents at our club, but it would sure be nice if you could make these available on-line here.

    Thanks

  2. Richard Partridge

    Hi Tony, Information packages for National Seniors Week 2012, can be downloaded in French and in English by visiting;

    http://pacific.canada.taoist.org/content/newsitem_ca_pacific.asp?name=Canada-Pacific-Vancouver-2012-05-28-NationalSeniorsWeek

    You are right that this will be an event , not to be missed. Please come and join us in Vancouver, May 27th is the check in day.

    Richard Partridge,
    Vancouver Branch Council

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