SENIORS SCENE: Chance to try your hand at stained glass design

Four-hour workshop among the offerings at Kent Street

There is still some space left in a number of Kent Street Activity Centre excursions. Do not delay, register today before they are all filled up.

Remember you will get $5 off each trip if you have a Kent Street Activity Centre membership for 2020.

Trips that still have space available include Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Chinese Gardens, River Rock Casino, the Royal BC Museum and a culinary adventure to New Westminster Quay. Call 604-541-2199 to register.

• The last Fresh and Lively Luncheon of the year is Friday, Dec. 13. Enjoy delicious food with new friends and fantastic entertainment. The first luncheon of the New Year is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 10 and transportation is available to help those who are unable to make it to the Kent Street Activity Centre on their own.

Call Seniors Come Share Society at 604-531-9400 to register.

• Sylvia Taylor is offering both a daytime and evening eight-week program on life story writing. Turning Memories into Memoirs Level 2 begins Tuesday, Jan. 29, 7-9 p.m., and the Level 1 class begins Thursday, Jan. 31, 1-3 p.m. at the Kent Street Activity Centre. Learn to create engaging written stories from your life in a fun and supportive atmosphere. Call 604-541-2199 to register.

• Have you ever thought of learning how to do stained glass design? Here is your chance on Saturday, Dec. 14, 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. at the Kent Street Activity Centre. Learn how to cut glass, use a glass grinder and a soldering iron to make a beautiful snowman that you will be able to customize with your choice of glass paint.

Call 604-541-2199 to register now.

• Do you love to sing? Join the Sing Along group at the Kent Street Activity Centre every Tuesday from 2-3:30 p.m. Piano accompaniment and song sheets are provided.

This fun and friendly group will be sure to keep your spirits high during these chilly winter months. Call 604-541-2231 for more information and remember you can try out this activity group three times before purchasing membership.

• There are still some tickets available for the Dec. 7 performance, Scrooge with a Magical Twist, by the Kent Street Players at the Kent Street Activity Centre. Cost is only $10 for a fun afternoon of entertainment that is certain to get you into the Christmas spirit. Call 604-541-2199 for ticket information.

• Spend a night out at the Kent Street Activity Centre enjoying the tunes of the Silverstars at tonight’s Wednesday night dance. Tickets at the door are $6 for members and $8 for non-members. Singles 50+ welcome, doors open at 6:30 p.m, with social dancing 7-10 p.m. Call 604-541-2231 for more information.

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 604-541-2231.

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