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Ageing Well: The Importance of Intergenerational Bonding

Organised by WINGS 

Bringing seniors and children/young adults together through planned, mutually beneficial activities and programs is one way to help seniors feel connected to others and provide much-needed stimulation. Across the country, more communities, organizations, senior living communities and schools are incorporating intergenerational programs to benefit both the old and the young.

So come and join us for fun intergenerational activities with Raffles Institution students!

Workshop: Photo and Video Editing using Smartphone
— By Raffles Institution

Date: Tuesday, 28 August 2018
Time: 10.00 am – 12.00 pm
Venue: Raffles Institution (two-way transport)

Meeting point: WINGS @ 9.30 am
Cost: $10 (Client); $15 (Non-Client)

Want to learn how to edit photos and videos using simple apps? Come join us to find out more! There will also be a guided tour of the museum in Raffles Institution.

Workshop: Introduction to WeChat
— By Raffles Institution

Date: Monday, 3 September 2018
Time: 2.00 pm — 4.00 pm
Venue: WINGS
Cost: $10 (Client); $15 (Non-Client)

You will learn how to use the basic functions in WeChat, a multi-functional application which can benefit users in many ways. With the messaging function in the app, you can keep in touch with families and friends with ease; with the “Moments” function, you can share your experiences and lifestyle with your friends through photos and videos; with the numerous subscription accounts made by other people in this application, one has the ability to subscribe to accounts which interests you, where people share their knowledge and interests such as cooking lessons, stories, and many more. With these functions, you will be able to connect with friends from all over the world at your fingertips. In this rapidly evolving world, we would like to keep you up to date and we feel that this workshop will help you keep up with the modern technology.

Note: No WIFI, participants to use own handphone data (3G/4G)

Event Date:
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 & Monday, 3 September 2018
Event Time:
28 August 2018 - 10am - 12pm
3 September 2018 - 2pm - 4pm
Venue:
28 August 2018 - Raffles Institution
3 September 2018 - WINGS
Fee:
$10 (Client)
$15 (Non-Client)
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