SENIORS SCENE: Nordic walking club welcoming new members

Anyone who can walk 5 km in one hour invited to join

The White Rock Recreation and Culture fall guide will be online Wednesday, Aug. 14 at www.whiterockcity.ca/register.

Take your time looking through the many programs and activities planned for September to December.

Registration dates and times have changed to help make it more convenient to register for your favourite programs.

Online registration opens Sunday, Aug. 25, at 9 p.m. on WebREG. Phone and in-person registration opens Monday, Aug. 26 at 8:30 a.m. Non-member online registration opens Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 9 p.m. on WebREG. Phone and in-person registration opens Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 8:30 a.m.

• If you are a bridge lover, you will find it all at White Rock Recreation and Culture. Duplicate bridge (unsanctioned) Wednesdays from 1-4 p.m. at Centennial Arena welcomes all experienced players with a partner.

Fun bridge Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. at Kent Street Activity Centre is good for those players who have recently learned the game and would like some practice. Contract bridge Tuesdays from 1-3:30 p.m. at the White Rock Community Centre and Sundays from 1-4 p.m. at the Kent Street Centre is for advanced players. Partners bridge, Fridays 6-10 p.m., is also at the Kent Street Centre and welcomes all advanced level players. A White Rock Recreation and Culture membership is required.

No membership? Drop in three times before purchasing one. Please call 604-541-2231.

• Enjoy Scrabble? Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. through the summer, drop into the Kent Street library and enjoy a game or two.

What a great way to meet some new friends and check out what the Kent Street Activity Centre has to offer.

• Thinking of joining a walking club? Then we have the group for you. The Nordic Walking Club – White Rock Striders welcomes experienced Nordic walkers who are able to walk at a steady rate of five kilometres in one hour.

Club members meet three times per week at various locations. A White Rock Recreation and Culture membership is required.

Call 604-541-2199 for more.

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.

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