SENIORS' SCENE: Excursions and more
There are many fabulous spring excursions to sign up for.
Visit Richmond Gateway Theatre on April 15 and enjoy a comedic production of The Grandkids; take a cultural stroll though Ambleside Park and West Vancouver’s Senior Centre on April 30; or relish the expressive creativity of two Vancouver dance companies at the Scotia Bank Dance Centre on May 29.
There are many more day trips to choose from, so be sure to check out the new Spring Recreation Guide or visit whiterockcity.ca
• Learn new methods of maintaining optimal health by signing up for one of our health talks today.
Feeling the effects of menopause? Sign up for the April 4 Reflexology class.
Following is Chronic Pain Management on April 8 and Bach Flower Remedies for Women on May 7. These great talks that are free for members and $5 for non-members. Call 604-541-2199. All health talks are held at the recently dedicated Horst & Emmy Werner Centre of Active Living.
• If you are looking to shape up after a quiet winter, sign up for a class that will keep you motivated.
Line dancing is a great way to meet people and get moving.
Courses begin March 31; routines are choreographed to popular country, Latin and Celtic music. No partner is necessary.
Middle Eastern dancing begins March 10 and is a gentle-paced, fun-filled class for ladies who are looking to build flexibility and enhance cardiovascular fitness.
Call 604-541-2199 to register.
• Stay centered by participating in the Walking Qi-Gong course which teaches basic meditative walking and breathing techniques.
Stress is relieved and the immune system strengthened, when regularly practiced. Sessions begin March 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Kent Street. Call 604-541-2199 to register.
The Kent Street Activity Centre, located at 1475 Kent St., is open to people 55 years of age or better. For information, call 604-541-2231.