Posted on March 21, 2016
Dr. Joan Bottorff, Director of the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention at UBC’s Okanagan Campus, thanks President Art Post of the Okanagan Men’s Shed for hosting an Open House as one of the 2016 Embrace Aging events.
Posted on February 20, 2016
Posted on July 7, 2015
The Okanagan Men’s Sheds Association (OKMSA), is a special initiative for men, described as: “A community-based, non-profit, non-commercial organization that is accessible to men and whose primary activity is the provision of a safe and friendly environment where men are able to work on meaningful projects at their own pace in their own time in the company of other men”.
Posted on July 5, 2015
When John Allen describes Vanderhoof’s Men’s Shed his first thought isn’t the new 4,000-square-foot space full of tools, car parts and half-finished projects.
The Northern Health worker doesn’t discuss the pool table, or the dart board, or the couches for the men to lounge on at Burrard Market shop, or even the gap in men’s support services that it seeks to fill.
Posted on April 17, 2015
John Oliffe on Men’s Sheds – interview on Global News’ Unfiltered