Seniors’ Picnic Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Release date: 
May 13, 2020

The City of Kamloops has decided to cancel the 2020 Seniors’ Picnic due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This decision was made in accordance with guidance from the provincial health authorities regarding large gatherings and physical distancing. 

“We know that seniors are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19,” said Mayor Ken Christian. “We hope the seniors in our community are finding safe ways to stay connected with friends and loved ones.”

This annual event is supported by Kamloops Seniors Village and The Residence at Orchards Walk. Event organizers look forward to resuming this event in 2021.

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