Friday, July 11, 2014

BEGINNER COMPUTER COURSE COMING!

 
 
Do you have famiy members or friends who would like to learn to use a computer? We have another BEGINNER COMPUTER program starting on August 1! Four sessions will cover: the mouse, the keyboard, Internet searching (Google), and emailing. This is for people who do not currently use computers and it is an overview so that they can see if they have an interest in learning more. They can give us a call at 888-2177 and register for the program. It will be Friday mornings from 10 until noon on August 1, 8, 15, and 22.

Friday, June 20, 2014

This is your chance!!

VOLUNTEERS BEING SOUGHT by SUMMERSIDE AND AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
The Society is seeking volunteers to help with their participation in the street festival (Chautauqua) being held from July 14-18 on Water Street.    They will have a small tent with displays from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. and would appreciate if anyone can provide 2-3 hours during this time period.
You can leave your name at our EPSI office, or contact the following people:   Paul H. Schurman 436-3944; George Dalton 436-2050; Julie Simmons 436-0177; Dorothy Farish 432-9692; or Richard Savidant 436-8653.    This is a wonderful opportunity to meet new people and take part in a terrific new event in Summerside!

Thursday, June 12, 2014

SPIRIT OF CHAUTAUQUA!


From July 14 to 18 Wyatt Heritage Properties and Le Belle-Alliance will present the Big Tent on Water Street as part of the 2014 celebrations.    There will be all kinds of entertainment - artists - demos - talks - puppet shows - music - YOU NAME IT!    Musical performances include some of the most popular PEI entertainers.    For a complete schedule, please visit www.CultureSummerside.com or www.WyattHeritageProperties.com           Hope you are able to take part - it's gonna be AWESOME!     And, if you would like to volunteer, please don't hesitate to contact the folks at Wyatt Properties.      See you there?

Ideas?

One of the focus areas for East Prince Seniors Initiative is to provide seniors with information about various programs, services and activities available in our area.    We are working on a list of topics and presenters for upcoming Community Education Sessions.     To date, EPSI has hosted over 175 sessions on many topics, including:    health and wellness, general interest, computers and technology, and financial advice.    Please feel free to let us know if you have an idea about a topic that we might be able to explore.     Email director.epsi@live.ca or give us a call at 888-2177.    Thanks!




Wednesday, June 11, 2014

PASSPORT TO EMPLOYMENT is a program that helps people between the ages of 55-64 to find employment. It includes job search skills training, technology skills training, personal awareness, and support to seek and find employment. They are considering a program in the Summerside area and would like to see if there is a sufficient number of interested people. If you think you might be interested in this type of training, please contact Michael Gaudet at (902) 620-3436 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (902) 620-3436 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting or email Michael at mdgaudet@gov.pe.ca Go for it!