SENIORS’ SCENE: Annual seniors bridge tournament in the cards

Tickets to Sept. 27 tourney available at Kent Street centre

There is an exciting new change for White Rock Recreation and Culture online registration. A more convenient evening time allows both members and non-members to sign up for their favourite programs and enlist family and friends if needed to give them a helping hand.

Online registration for White Rock Recreation and Culture members opens Sunday, Aug. 25, at 9 p.m. on WebREG. Phone/in-person opens Monday, Aug. 26 at 8:30 a.m. Non-member online registration opens Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 9 p.m. on WebREG. Phone/in-person opens Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 8:30 a.m. View the fall recreation guide online at www.whiterockcity.ca/register, or pick up a copy at one of our recreation centres or find it in the Peace Arch News this Friday, Aug. 23.

• Tickets are on sale now for the Kent Street Seniors Society’s Annual Bridge Tournament, Friday, Sept. 27, 1-4 p.m. Register with a partner and enjoy an afternoon of contract bridge. Refreshments included. Tickets are $10 and available at Kent Street Activity Centre, White Rock Community Centre and Centennial Park offices. No tickets at the door. Please call 604-541-2231 for more information.

• One of the most active groups at the Kent Street Activity Centre is Carpet Bowling. This fun and friendly group meets every Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to noon in the auditorium. Drop in before the end of the summer and try carpet bowling three times as our guest before purchasing a White Rock Recreation and Culture membership. Call 604-541-2231 for more information.

• The Kent Street Activity Centre holds dinner/dances on the third Saturday of every month. Dinner is at 6 p.m. with dancing from 7-10 p.m. No tickets are sold at the door, so for information on ticket sales please call the Centre at 604-541-2231.

• Summer is a great time to drop in to a fitness program and try it out. Before the end of the summer, drop in to a Movement for Fitness, Body Works 55+ or Circuit Class. Try something new! Check out the Fitness Drop-In Schedule at www.whiterockcity/register for times and rates.

• Book your next gathering with White Rock Recreation and Culture. Hosting a family event, celebrating an achievement or launching a business venture? Did you know that the Kent Street Activity Centre has a spacious auditorium perfect for any celebration? The downstairs classroom is a smaller venue but a great option for a community meeting or workshop. Call 604-541-2199 for more information or check out www.whiterockcity,ca/facilities

• Registration is open now for “For the Health of It,” on Saturday, Sept. 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the White Rock Community Centre.

This annual resource and information fair includes presentations by some amazing community health and wellness speakers including Nicole Warden, who will teach a lively session of Laughter Yoga. Call 604-541-8653 to register for this free event.

The Kent Street Activity Centre located at 1475 Kent St. is open to persons 55 years of age or better. New members are welcome. For more information, call the Centre at 604-541-2231.

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