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Creating Cultural Connections

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OSCC55+ is proud to be leading cultural initiatives thanks to partial funding from the Government of Ontario's New Horizons for Seniors Program. Join us as we connect various cultural communities to gain and exchange cultural knowledge and traditions. Our events and activities will create an opportunity to grow a diverse and inclusive seniors community. Learn more about our Kickoff Event, Speakers Series, Cooking Series, Party in the Park and Special Events below. 

 

 

 

Cooking Series
 

 Tuesday, May 10th 

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Chinese Cooking with Stephen 

Join URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81419104952?pwd=YzNjdXJZRzMreXAwaWN0RnBEbmFRdz09

Meeting ID: 814 1910 4952

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free 

 

CLICK HERE FOR COOKING INSTRUCTIONS 

Tuesday, May 17th

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. El Salvadorian Cooking with Lucy

Join URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81419104952?pwd=YzNjdXJZRzMreXAwaWN0RnBEbmFRdz09

Meeting ID: 814 1910 4952

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free 

 

CLICK HERE FOR COOKING INSTRUCTIONS

Tuesday, May 24th 

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Indigenous Cooking with Keri-Ann 

Join URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81419104952?pwd=YzNjdXJZRzMreXAwaWN0RnBEbmFRdz09

Meeting ID: 814 1910 4952

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free 

 

CLICK HERE FOR COOKING INSTRUCTIONS

Tuesday, May 31st

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. p.m. Filipino Cooking with Mary Ann 

Join URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81419104952?pwd=YzNjdXJZRzMreXAwaWN0RnBEbmFRdz09

Meeting ID: 814 1910 4952

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free 

 

CLICK HERE FOR COOKING INSTRUCTIONS

 

 Speaker Series
 

Thursday, June 2nd 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Anishinaabe Responsibility 

Beedahbin Peltier, Professor of Indigenous Perspectives  - Fleming College

Founder of Indigenize.ca 

In-Person Event: Conant Branch 115 Grassmere Avenue, Oshawa.

 Thursday, June 16th 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 2SLGBTQ+ My Story 

Cait Glasson and Mark Hartburg of Spectrum, Aging with Pride

A personal journey of identifying as 2SLGBTQ+.

Join URL:

Meeting ID:

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free

Thursday, June 23rd 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Confronting Islamophobia - A Community Responsibility 

Dr. Sobia Shaheen Shaikh

Assistant Professor - School of Social Work, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Recognizing and confronting Islamophobia through a transformative lens.

Join URL:

Meeting ID:

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free 

 Thursday, June 30th 

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Building Cultural Bridges - The Coptic Museum of Canada 

Helene Moussa, Volunteer Curator

The culturally diverse history of Egypt and the immigration

of the Copts to Canada.

Join URL:

Meeting ID:

1 855 703 8985 Canada Toll-Free

 

 

Party in the Park
 

 

 

Special Events