Welcome to the Seniors Association of St. Margaret’s Bay Website

The Seniors Association of St. Margaret’s Bay is a not for profit registered society whose purpose is to:

  • Provide housing and accommodation options and assistance for seniors;
  • Research and represent the interests of seniors living in the greater St. Margaret’s Bay area; and,
  • Promote and participate in the development of wellness living for seniors in the area.

New members are welcome and you may join the Association at any of its public meetings. Read more…

 

Monthly Meetings

Thursday, May 17 at 2:00pm
Shining Waters Marina, 148 Nautical Way, Tantallon

Join us to welcome Deanne Ryan-Meister, the president of the Titanic Society of Atlantic Canada, who will do a presentation on Halifax and it’s connection to the ill-fated ship. We’ll be serving a Titanic Tea and you won’t want to miss it!

Annual Summer Pot-luck and BBQ
Thursday, June 21 at 2:00pm
Shining Waters Marina, 148 Nautical Way, Tantallon

Mark your calendar for our annual Pot-luck and BBQ! The Bay Grandmother’s will be leading us in song and we look forward to spending time with all our members before taking a break for the summer.

 

Monthly Newsletter

May 2018 – In this Newsletter:

  • Bay Expo: May 12… don’t miss it!
  • Tips on keeping your brain healthy
  • Shingles: how we might be able to help
  • Have you seen our Info Centre’s new home?

Click the image to read more!

 

 

 

 Current Events & Activities

Most events of interest to seniors and the residents of SMB are posted on the Community Calendar – check regularly as new events are posted daily.

Capital Health Community Health Teams are offering many free Wellness Programs that are included on the Community Calendar – check regularly as new events are posted daily.

CHT and the Seniors Information Centre are now offering Wellness Navigation, which provides easier access to wellness resources for Seniors.

Click CHT September-February 2017/2018 Programs for more information.

Aerobics Classes at the Bay Community Centre at 11 Station Road.
Wednesday and Friday mornings at 10:00am, $2 per class.

Tai Chi at St Nicholas Church Hall, Westwood Boulevard.
Beginners Class with Bob Found: Mondays at 10:00am, FREE
Continuing Participants Class with Don Evans: Mondays at 11:00am, $20 for a 10 week session

Please email taichi@bayseniors.ca to register.

Seniors Excursion for Members


We hope you can attend these events – a good place to meet new people and make friends. Read more about Past Events…

 

Seniors Information Centre

Now in its seventh year of operation, the Seniors Information Centre founded and operated by the Seniors Association of St. Margaret’s Bay is becoming a “go to” resource for local seniors and their families. Read more…

Please drop in and see us…

Hours: Open Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Located inside the SMB Community Enterprise Centre at Unit 1 – 5229 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Upper Tantallon, NS B3Z 4R9. Telephone 902-820-3334 (leave a message if no answer) or email centre@bayseniors.ca.

 

2017 Programs and Activities

SASMB Programs & Activities

Since 2009, the Association has provided many programs and activities related to its primary objectives to improve: Seniors Health & Wellness, Housing, and Living.

These programs, activities, events and other ongoing initiatives are conducted for the benefit of its Members and residents of the St. Margaret’s Bay area, and produced by our many volunteers. We have summarized these achievements in a two-page graphic and text document that can be viewed or downloaded – just click on the image.

 

The list of achievements continues to grow, and includes the following:

  • Seniors Information Centre
  • Monthly Speakers Meetings
  • Website – Local Services Directory
  • Potluck Luncheons & Social Events
  • Birdwatching, Golf, Boat Building
  • Tai Chi, Seniors Exercises
  • Volunteer & Leader Development
  • Seniors Research, Outreach & Advocacy
  • Annual Bay Expo
  • Monthly Newsletters
  • Cookbook, BBQ Fundraisers
The Association has also initiated and/or supported a number of other non-profit organizations in the area including:

  • Bay Rides
  • Connecting Communities
  • Bay Treasure Chest
  • Bay Housing

 

2017 Positive Aging Directory

2017 NS Positive Aging Directory

The Nova Scotia Department of Seniors “Positive Aging 2017 Directory” is now available for download or viewing by clicking the image.

 

 

 

 

NS Action Plan for an Aging Population

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Click image for Highlights or click here for Details

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Community Calendar and Bulletin Board

Community Calendar

 

Please support the Bay Treasure Chest Community Fundraiser

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Local Services Directory Wordle

Seniors Association of SMB Brochure

 

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Bay Housing Website

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