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Workshops & Seminars

Live N' Learn

Navigating the Dementia Journey

March 20, 2024 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Sherry Wezner of Alzheimer Society of BC will be joining us at our first Live N' Learn of 2024. Sherry will help us explore the journey ahead for those going through a diagnosis of dementia for themselves or someone they love. Topics will include: the brain and dementia, how to respond to the diagnosis, practical strategies to live well and how to access resources; so that people impacted by dementia have the confidence to navigate the journey ahead.

Location: Springfield Funeral Home Family Centre, 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna

Questions About Cremation?

Live Well, Leaving Well Free Seminar

April 4, 2024 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Deciding between burial and cremation may be one of the most difficult decisions you will have to make but it doesn't have to be. Join our Team for this free seminar and tour our facility as David, Rod and Charlotte answer your questions.
Learn About
- the benefits of cremation
- the myths surrounding cremation
- the value of an on-site crematorium

Location: Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna
Registration Coming Soon

Administrative Professionals' Day Luncheon

Complimentary Luncheon

5th Annual - April 24, 2024 12:00pm

SAVE THE DATE April 24, 2024
We will be gathering once again to honor the Administrative Professionals' within our community. More information, including registration will be coming shortly.

Location: Springfield Funeral Home Family Centre, 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna

Estate & Inheritance Seminar

A Smooth Path to Planning for the Future

May 16, 2024 6:30pm

Join us for an enlightening evening hosted by Springfield Funeral Home with Mark Brade of Pushor Mitchell LLP, Chris Matte and Brad Wendt of Matte & Associates, and Charlotte Lutzer of Springfield Funeral Home. Together we will reveal a straightforward solution that offers legal guidance regarding estate planning, the importance of pre-planning, and offering an efficient pathway to inheritance. This seminar will provide you with information that will significantly reduce the possibility of potential disputes and delays, ultimately easing the stress and burden on your loved ones. FREE event with hors d'oeuvres and valuable door prizes!

Location: Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna

Pre-Planning 101 Seminar For Small Groups

Getting Your Ducks In Order

Are you part of a small group, a dinner club or perhaps a walking group, a group of artists, or a bridge club. The list is endless. Did you know that you could take your group to a whole different level by having a group presentation, designed specifically for your group, at a location of your choice, regarding the importance of getting end of life affairs in order. For some, this topic is on the list of 'to do' but many ask, "How do I get started?" We can help you. Learn about: simplifying your executors job, how to make informed decisions, the importance of family discussions and much more. Call Joanne Bonk, 250-860-7077,, to discuss details on a private group seminar. No charge or obligation to attendees. Seminars are for educational purposes only. No sales or solicitation will occur.

Grief Resources

We recognize the value of grief support groups and grief resources that help with the grief journey. We have a dedicated page to assist you with finding both local and provincial resources that will assist you as you work through the loss of loved one. Please visit our Grief Resources page for further information.

These events are for educational purpose only. No sales or solicitation will occur.