Today’s Yarn Has a Lovely Hook

Yes, indeed! To be precise, if we unravel the stitches in this story , we will see that it involves not only volunteering, community, and loops of love, but also a well-used crochet hook. The babies’ afghans, shown above, were crocheted by Allison Irwin, one of our beloved, long-time volunteers who has been with the Thrift Shops for Nova from theContinue reading “Today’s Yarn Has a Lovely Hook”

Nova Adult Day Centres is Looking for Volunteers

The program at the Nova Adult Day Centres, which provides “Friendship and fun for elderly (60 years+) adults with cognitive deficits or degenerative conditions” is a successful and growing concern–very good news. However, with this growing success comes a need for  more volunteers. Specifically, the centre is currently looking for Activity Monitors on Thursdays and Fridays at the BriarwoodContinue reading “Nova Adult Day Centres is Looking for Volunteers”