Wednesday, August 5, 2015

ADULT LITERACY TUTORING COMING THIS FALL


Please read about this important and confidential program that will be available this fall on PEI through the PEI Literacy Alliance​.     We will update with more details when they become available.   If you would like more information in the meantime, call the Alliance office at: (902) 368-3620

FREE ADULT TUTORING
PEI Volunteers for Literacy
The Alliance is very pleased to announce that it will offer free one-to-one tutoring for adults this October.
This program fills a long-standing gap in literacy services in Prince Edward Island.
If you are an adult in need of tutoring for reading, please contact us to sign up. Space is limited. This program is free of charge.
The PEI Public Library Service has partnered with us on this project.
This program is made possible by the generous support of:
Funded by the Government of Canada's
New Horizons for Seniors Program

ARTHRITIS SOCIETY'S SENIOR LIFESTYLE MAKEOVER CHALLENGE

Well, this is exciting! EPSI is hosting the Arthritis Society's SENIOR LIFESTYLE MAKEOVER CHALLENGE this fall. This is a free six-week workshop to give you confidence and knowledge so you can fight back against your arthritis. Summerside classes will be at Credit Union Place from 1-3 p.m. on September 9, 16, 23, 30 and October 7, and 14. For more information or to register, call 902 628 2288902 628 2288 or email Rebecca at Rgariepy@arthritis.ca Register now to confirm a seat.

FACEBOOK THEORY AND HANDS-ON SESSIONS ARE BACK!!

Would you like to learn more about Facebook? EPSI will be hosting a two-part workshop: On Monday, August 10 we will cover Facebook THEORY. We'll talk about the settings, tricks and tips, using a projector to illustrate examples and walk you through it. No computers at this session. Then on Monday, August 17 we will cover Facebook HANDS-ON. You can bring your computer to this session, or use one of ours. Both sessions are at 1 p.m. in Room 3 at Credit Union Place. Like all of our presentations, this one is open to anyone, and it's FREE. Hope to see you there!

Schedule for August

Check out our busy schedule for the month of August. We have many exciting sessions and activities to offer!! In addition to our technological-based sessions, we will be offering a session about Type II diabetes and arthritis presented by Gloria Askew and a session involving a demo of therapeutic touch, which will be presented by Carol Evans. All sessions are FREE and held in Room 3 of the Credit Union Place. We hope to see you soon!

Obesity, Type II Diabetes, and Arthritis

  Gloria Askew is back at EPSI on Thursday, August 6 at 10 a.m.to talk about obesity, arthritis, and Type 2 diabetes. She always takes time to answer any questions you may have. We'll be in Room 3 at Credit Union Place. Session is open to everyone and it's FREE. Hope to see you there.