Food and Friendship

For more information about any of our Meal Programs please call Kelly Howell at 204-987-8850 ext. 103

Soup Potluck Competition

January 23rd at 12:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)

Did you know that January is National Soup month? Bring your favourite soup to share and we will have a soup potluck. Participants will play both taster and judge in this warming event. Topic prizes will be awarded. You will be sure to have a soup-er time!


Lunch with an Author: The Water Beetles

Thursday, December 12th at 12:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)

Canadian author and winner of several awards, including the Amazon First Novel Award, McNally Robinson Book of the Year, and the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction, Michael Kaan is joining us to speak about his book, The Water Beetles. This is an engrossing story of adventure and survival in 1941 Japanese occupied Hong Kong. Inspired by the diaries of his father, this mesmerizing story captures the horror of war through the eyes of a child with unsettling and unerring grace.

Registration deadline: December 5th


Lunch with an Author: Neil Craton “Wisdom from the Homeless”

Thursday, January 16th at 12:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)

Author and Doctor Neil Craton shares his experiences working with the underprivileged population of Winnipeg through providing medical care at Siloam Mission. His new book Wisdom from the Homeless reflects on this journey. Please join us for lunch and an eye opening presentation.

Registration deadline: January 10th

Lunch and Bingo

Thursday, February 6th at 12:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)

Come and Join us for a Winter themed bingo. Warm your toes and your heart by filling your afternoon with friends and fun!

Registration deadline: January 31st

Musical Mealtime: The Dialtonz

Thursday, February 20th at 12:00 p.m.
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)

The Dialtonz is a dynamic collaboration of three talented musicians, playing a wide repertoire of popular music from the tried and true classics of the past to today’s future classics. Every song carefully arranged with the infectious rhythm will keep your feet tapping all afternoon.

Registration deadline: February 14th

Our Soup Crew will be making delicious soup on the following days in January and February

Soup and More! Only $3/Bowl

Jan. 14th:
Indian Winter Soup and Roasted Red Pepper

Jan. 28th:
Chorizo and Halibut Soup and Turkey Soup

Feb. 11th:
Cauliflower Curried Lentil Soup and Beef Barley Soup

Feb. 25th:
Seven Can Soup and Celery Root Soup

Cook and Eat

Next sessions:

Session: February 5th at 11:30 a.m.

Cost is $10 each session

Please direct any questions to WRHA Healthy Aging Resource Team by contacting Liz St. Godard at 204-940-3261.

Join us in the kitchen for a fun time preparing simple recipes to share with your kitchen mates, with some leftovers to take home and enjoy.

This session will provide you with simple recipes (appropriate for cooking for 1 or 2 people at home) and the basic skills you need to replicate these dishes in your own kitchen