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2 12, 2019

Upcoming Holiday Celebrations!

2019-12-02T19:56:35-08:00 Categories: Uncategorised|

The Keep Well Society will be having small holiday celebrations at each site during the weeks of December 9th and December 16th.  Please check with the individual sites for timing of holiday celebrations. Find contact information for the sites here.

29 10, 2019

Notice of Site Changes

2019-12-02T21:23:36-08:00 Categories: News|

We have had to change three sites this year. St. John’s Church in North Vancouver has closed. The Kiwanis Lynn Manor location has changed to St. Stephen’s Parish, 1360 East 24th Street, North Vancouver. The West Vancouver Kiwanis site is changing buildings to The Great Hall, Cypress Building at 999-21st Street, West Vancouver. The [...]

25 10, 2019

Demonstration Day

2019-12-02T21:24:20-08:00 Categories: News|

The Keep Well Demonstration Day was held on October 5th. It is an annual public demonstration to show the exercises that are done at all programs across the North Shore. It is also done to spread awareness of the Keep Well Programs to seniors. Many volunteers showed up and Andy Demeulle led the demonstrations. [...]

15 07, 2019

Fats

2019-07-15T07:25:41-07:00 Categories: Health|

Our bodies need fat to absorb fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, K), for energy and to help our bodies function efficiently. Some foods in the body are converted to fat (mostly from higher calorie intake) for storage when we need more energy.

7 06, 2019

Notice of Annual General Meeting

2019-06-07T13:27:59-07:00 Categories: News|

North Shore Keep Well Society’s Annual General Meeting will take place in the Card Room at Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre at 144 East 22nd Street in North Vancouver, on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. All members welcome.

7 06, 2019

Summer Classes

2019-06-07T13:25:25-07:00 Categories: News|

In July there will be exercises only at North Shore Neighbourhood House, Parkgate, Silver Harbour, West Vancouver Seniors Activity Centre and Kiwanis Lynn Manor. In August there will be exercises only at Silver Harbour and Kiwanis Lynn Manor. No exercises on July 1st.    

12 04, 2019

Walking Poles: A Healthy Idea BUT……WHAT ARE THOSE THINGS?

2019-04-12T15:00:09-07:00 Categories: Health|

I went  to a course offered by Elder College, North Shore, showing how to use WALKING POLES / NORDIC WALKING POLES / HIKING POLES / TREKKING POLES  when walking so as not to seize up! I use them regularly when I go for a walk longer than five or ten minutes. I like them a [...]