A wide range of recreational activities are offered to meet residents need for entertainment and stimulation. Our staff monitor levels of interest and frequently add new programs.

Outings are often arranged with residents taking our Lodge bus for shopping trips and to local attractions.

Interesting things we do include:

  • music therapy & specialized music programs
  • variety of entertainment programs
  • current events
  • intellectual programs
  • art/painting programs
  • sing-a-longs
  • baking
  • bowling, curling
  • pet therapy
  • movies
  • barbeques
  • gardening
  • manicures
  • card & board games
  • bible studies
  • weekly worship services
  • bingo and more


The Chaplain has developed a spiritual program to provide support and comfort for both individuals and small groups or residents.

  • Non denominational services are held each Sunday in the Chapel
  • Catholic Mass is celebrated weekly
  • Anglican communion is conducted monthly

Auxiliary & Volunteers

For the past 40 years the Strathmere Lodge Auxiliary has been a dedicated group of volunteers. This vibrant group meet monthly and organize fundraisers during the year to raise money to purchase items for residents. The Auxiliary operate the tuck shop and the ever popular weekly ice cream parlour. Their support has been invaluable to our home.

The contribution of volunteers is vital to the success of our home, we have many volunteer opportunities and we always welcome new volunteers.


Information on the Strathmere Auxiliary

Marcy Welch
519-245-2520 ext. 6226

Information on Recreation Programs & Volunteer Opportunities

Marcy Welch
519-245-2520 ext. 6226

Information on Spiritual Programs

Inge Stahl
519-245-2520 ext. 6223

Recreation Calendars

See what Recreation Programs are happening each month at the Lodge by viewing our SEPTEMBER 2022 Recreation Calendars.