Contributed photo                                Celebrations at the volunteer-appreciation lunch.

Contributed photo Celebrations at the volunteer-appreciation lunch.

Kent Street volunteers celebrated

Annual thank-you event held May 26 in White Rock

Wasn’t that a party!

Kent Street Activity Centre volunteers enjoyed an afternoon of great food, fabulous entertainment and recognition at a ’60s-themed appreciation lunch on May 26.

We can’t thank our volunteers enough for all they do! Special thanks to local businesses who donated so many wonderful door prizes.

Lots of fun and laughter was had by all.

Drop down to the White Rock Museum &Archives and check out their latest exhibition, Understanding White Rock in the Context of Canada.

Explore the development of White Rock as a Canadian city and discover little-known local stories about several communities present in White Rock over the last 150 years.

This exhibition runs until Oct. 9. Call 604-541- 2221 for more information.

Now that the warmer weather is upon us, why not get out and enjoy the outdoors on a group hike?

Transportation is included on these hikes that average four hours and are geared to physically fit adults 55+ years old.

The next easier Pace 1 hike is June 13 and the faster Pace 2 hike is on June 12.

Call 604-541-2199 to register.

Strengthen, tone and burn calories in a dynamic multi-levels circuit class for adults 55+ at the Centre for Active Living gym.

Keep active this summer in an air-conditioned gym where participants are encouraged to go at their own pace with the guidance of a certified fitness instructor. Choose from four weekday morning classes.

Call 604-541-2199 to register.

Kent Street Activity Centre invites all cribbage and bid whist players every Thursday, 1-3:15 p.m., in the auditorium.

This friendly social group welcomes new players each week, so don’t be shy drop – on by and check us out.

Newcomers are welcome to a three-visit guest pass before purchasing a White Rock Recreation and Culture membership.

Do you enjoy cooking but are bored to cook alone?

Maybe you are tired of cooking old, familiar dishes and just want to put some fun into the kitchen again.

Join Chef Pat Faulkner beginning Tuesday, June 13, 4-6 p.m.in the Kent Street Kitchen for Tasty Connections – a five-week cooking program.

Call 604-541-2199 to register.

Are you ready to finally enter the world of social media?

Facebook and Twitter continue to be popular ways to communicate with friends, family, a business or organization.

Register now for a two-session workshop beginning Tuesday, June 20, at the White Rock Community Centre.

Call 604-541-2199 to register.

Do you enjoy social dancing in the company of friends?

Drop in to the Kent Street Activity Centre on Wednesday evenings from 7:30-10:30 p.m. for dancing to live music. Buy your tickets at the door (open at 7 p.m.).

This week, enjoy the great sounds of the New Vintage Band.

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.