NEWS: SENIORS INFORMATIONAL LUNCHEON

2016-09-27_15h05_10 Who says you can’t get a free lunch anymore !!!

Not only will we provide you with lunch, but we offer you a lot more.

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ARCHIVES: ONTARIO HYDRO…rates that will shock you !

frog-1 Hydro prices getting you down…not to worry, they’re going up all the times thanks to the Ontario Govt.

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ARCHIVES: FLYERS OF THE WEEK help save you $ $ $

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Save $ $ $.

Consult the FLYERS OF THE WEEK section of the website.

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COOKING & KITCHEN RELATED SITES: PREHEATING YOUR OVEN? WHY?

S2015-11-24_18h42_17ave money !

Don’t bother preheating your oven.

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ARCHIVES: You’re paying too much for HYDRO…see how much

2016-09-23_09h42_03Are you paying far more for your hydro than you should be?

Check it out on the HYDRO BILLING chart.

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EVENTS Pickering: FRAUD PREVENTION

2016-09-12_15h05_52 New: The City of Pickering is launching a SPEAKERS BUREAU where guest speakers will address topics of interest to local residents, particularly older adults, the 55+ crowd. Check out the topic for October.

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EDITORIAL: CITY OF PICKERING FOOD DRIVE

2016-09-12_15h05_52City FOOD DRIVE starts !  Next time you are heading over to the East Shore Community Centre or the Petticoat Creek Community Centre…bring along a canned food item.

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EVENTS Pickering: Age friendly communities…CARP sponsored

2016-09-20_18h09_08The Region of Durham is developing an Age-Friendly Strategy and CARP wants to hear from you!

CARP Ajax-Pickering is sponsoring a special day exploring the world according to what might be or what should be for the aged.

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BOOK CONSIDERATIONS: FALL READING CONSIDERATIONS


2016-09-18_13h05_59A compilation of new books ( sources: Toronto Star, Zoomer magazine ) for your FALL reading. If you aren’t a reader, think about becoming one. It’s a great big world! However, if you are an active Internet surfer, or have a physical hobby, more power to you, with in either world. Life is great, so live fully !

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EDITORIAL: TIME TO REDUCE DISTRACTED DRIVING

O2016-09-17_10h51_26ntario government lacks courage ! Distracted driving endangers all of us on the roadways. Don’t you think it’s time the government really pushed against these drivers?

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BRUNO'S RAMBLINGS...: Where were you that day ?

bruno-mug-shotWhere were you September 11, 2001? That was fifteen years ago. Do you remember?

 

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Oh Suzanne: Fiction and non-fiction, I enjoy both

suzanneI have been reviewing both fiction and non-fiction for years with gusto and drama to all my friends and even non-friends; you know, anyone who will listen. Now it is time to put this in writing. I love sharing on books and hearing about different authors from people who  get excited about a good read or a good chef. A couple of special ones were read in succession – The Book Thief, and then The Man Who Loved Books Too Much. These were my kind of people.

I learned that collectors don’t  even read their books. What a waste!

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NEWS from the City: CITY LAUNCHES NEW COMPUTER LAB

2016-08-11_10h13_45City computer course for beginners, a very successful registration! The inaugural computer course at the Petticoat Creek Community Centre is fully booked. City considering launch of a second class.

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TEKNOLOGY: NOTEZILLA: powerful electronic post it notes

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Outstandingly useful…NOTEZILLA is a very handy, easy to use and inexpensive note making app. 3M has discontinued its post-it notes application. This a great replacement.
Learn more. 
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LIBRARY Pickering: MEETING – PPL TECH CLUB

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OCTOBER meeting:

OCT 20    Open discussion

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RANTS: HISTORY’S MISTAKES BEING REPEATED ONCE AGAIN

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A nationalist march demonstrator gives a NAZI salute in a demonstration march in Warsaw last November.

Sieg heil? 

How sad! The country I claim as my country of origin becoming so incredibly anti-democratic. 

Poland, my love for you is diminishing drastically.

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TEKNOLOGY: PROTECT YOUR DEVICES, USE DEFENSIVE SOFTWARE

2016-09-23_11h51_43If you aren’t using some kind of protection on your computer, laptop or tablet, you are tempted fate. It isn’t a question of will you be infected, will you device be contaminated or if you will be attacked. It is a question of “when.’

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FERMO's Desk:

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