Christmas at the Gilchrists

It is so incredibly beautiful up here at the cottage, that I thought I would just write and tell you about our Christmas and what we have been doing. The trees as I look outside are white. It is more beautiful than a Christmas card. Every branch is covered with...

The Back Nine

From Sue Brown This is one of the best emails I’ve read in a while: no politics, no sex, and no “axes to grind,” just food for thought! I FIRST STARTED READING THIS EMAIL & WAS READING FAST, UNTIL I REACHED THE THIRD SENTENCE. I STOPPED AND STARTED OVER READING...

The Gift

By George Biondic I’m taking advantage of the pandemic to write a memoir. This is a segment from it. Pozega, Croatia October, 1959 There wasn’t much time, so Luka (a poor, seven-year-old boy) had to act quickly. He was supposed be go straight home after school,...

In Loving Memory

From Erlinda Biondic My husband and I walk around our neighbourhood mornings and evenings. Now with the pandemic, we get out sometimes three times a day. We have our routes. In the morning we go West and in the evening East. Since the sun is at our back in the...

Experiencing Covid-19 on Georgian Bay

By Heather Trusler I first summered as a toddler on Georgian Bay at a little place called Go Home Bay in 1953 and have summered here ever since. My husband arrived up at 3 1/2 months and has spent every summer here as well, but, as he was 5 years older than me, we...

Sad Day

By Heather Trusler 47 years ago, when we started to build our cottage here on Georgian Bay,  we chose to keep a yearling pine and let it grow. When we built a bigger deck in 2002, we incorporated the growing tree right into the plan, creating a large hole through the...

Aurora Seniors Centre

The Aurora Seniors Centre is operated in partnership with the Town of Aurora's Community Services Department. Its success is based on the Seniors who volunteer their time and Town of Aurora staff. Our goal is to provide programs, events and activities that will benefit and enrich the lives of older adults.


  • 90 John West Way
  • Aurora, ON L4G 6J1
  • 905-726-4767
Aurora Seniors Association
Town of Aurora
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