SENIORS’ SCENE: Social events aplenty

Volunteers, supporters appreciated

Wasn’t that a party!

Kent Street Activity Centre volunteers enjoyed an afternoon of great food, fabulous entertainment and recognition at the centre’s volunteer appreciation event last Friday.

We cannot 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.

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Tickets are selling fast for the popular Kent Street Strawberry Tea on Saturday, June 9 at 2 p.m.

Tickets are only $7, so register now and gather your friends for a fun afternoon of entertainment and a delicious strawberry dessert.

No tickets available on event day. Register by calling 604-541-2231 or visit any White Rock Recreation and Culture facility.

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Etheric alignment uses the hands in an off-body method to brush away pain, anxiety, turmoil and stale energy from around and within the human form within minutes.

Learn how to do this technique on yourself and others – even your pets.

This Brushing Away Unwanted Energy workshop is on Monday June 4, 7-9:30 p.m. at the Kent Street Activity Centre. Call 604-541-2199 to register.

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A number of new summer trips went on sale this week and are have been filling up fast, but there is still some space on a few of the outings, including the following:

• On Friday, June 29, take your taste buds on an adventure at the Richmond Night Market. Explore the sights and sounds, enjoy the entertainment and try some delicious snacks.

• Spend the day on some farms in Ladner on Wednesday, July 4. Enjoy a day of viewing seed beds, picking berries and enjoying farm life on Westham island. Includes lunch and a guided tour.

Call 604-541-2199 to register now for one or both of these excursions.

Find out what other trips still have space at www.whiterockcity.ca/register

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Do you find in tough to commit to a weekly course in the summer?

Then why not drop into one of these popular classes.

Life Fit 60+ is the perfect blend of aerobics, strength training and stretching at the White Rock Community Centre, Thursdays, 2:45-3:45 p.m.

Stretch and Strength 55+ drop in is Mondays and Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. -9:30a.m., at the Kent Street Activity Centre and uses light weights and resistance bands to strengthen your muscles and improve flexibility.

Call 604-541-2199 for more information.

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Drop in to the Kent Street Activity Centre on Wednesday evenings from 7-10 p.m. for dancing to live music.

Buy your tickets at the door (open at 6:30 p.m.).

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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