Dianne Sawicki

SENIORS SCENE: Activities set to resume at Kent Street Centre week of Sept. 13

Cardio gym in the centre continues to be open through the summer

Many of the Kent Street Activity groups are returning to the Kent Street Activity Centre the week of Sept. 13. We look forward to a safe restart of programs and activities based on the province’s phased restart plan. We are excited to welcome back Kent Street new and returning members during the week. Call 604-541-2231 to find out what activity groups will be starting up.

• The White Rock Community Centre is now open Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for customer service. Remember that the cardio gym in the centre continues to be open through the summer. Come and work out in a cool, air-conditioned, friendly setting. Pre-register to book your one-hour daytime workout Monday – Friday. Call 604-541-2199 for more information.

• The White Rock Recreation and Culture fall guide will be online Thursday, Aug. 19. Check out www.whiterockcity.ca/register for a complete listing of programs and activities beginning in September. Registration for programs begins on Monday, Aug. 23 at 8:30 a.m. Online, in person at White Rock Community Centre and Centennial Park Leisure Centre and by phone at 604-541-2199.

• Sign up for a free Zoom Zumba Gold class on Thursday, Aug. 26, 1-2:30 p.m. Zumba is a perfect, safe and fun exercise class for older adults. Join Zumba instructor Mary Lou Rust for an enjoyable afternoon from the comfort of your own home. Mary Lou will be introducing some new features to her workshop including building on the Merengue, plus introducing some “hot” Salsa and the Cha Cha. The Semiahmoo Seniors Planning Table and the City of White Rock are hosting this fun and entertaining afternoon. Register now by calling 604-531-9400 ext.219 or email semi.seniors@gmail.com

• Side walking Arts Spectacular will continue through the city on Aug. 14, 21, 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy street art and performances while walking White Rock’s Uptown and Five Corners. This event is presented by White Rock BIA. Check out www.whiterockcity.ca/calendar for more information.

The Kent Street Activity Centre located at 1475 Kent Street is open to persons 55 years of age or better. The Centre is currently open to participants in registered programs only. Customer service is by phone, Monday-Friday 8:30am -4:30pm 604-541-2199. For the latest COVID-19 City of White Rock updates visit www.whiterockcity.ca/COVID19