SENIORS’ SCENE: Stay active this winter

It is almost time to register for winter 2018 programs.

Spend a night out at the Kent Street Activity Centre, enjoying the tunes of Greg Hampson at tonight’s Wednesday night dance.

Tickets at the door are $6 for members and $8 for non-members. Singles 50-plus are welcome, doors open at 6:30 p.m. with social dancing from 7-10 p.m. Call 604-541-2231 for more.

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It is almost time to register for winter 2018 programs.

Members register Friday, Nov. 24, beginning at 8:30 a.m., and online beginning at 7 a.m. Non-members register Wednesday, Nov. 29 beginning at 8:30 a.m.; online opens at 7 a.m.

Get your membership now for $39 and receive priority registration, reduced fees and the chance to take part in over 16 activity groups at Kent Street Activity Centre. View the recreation guide online at www.whiterockcity.ca/register or pick up a copy at any White Rock Recreation Centre.

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Essential oils have been shown to be effective in combating stress and restoring balance to an over-taxed nervous system. Learn how aromatherapy can help. Participants will create their own take-home blend. Register now for this workshop at Kent Street Activity Centre, which will run 1-3:30 p.m. on Nov. 20. Call 604-541-2199.

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Hope to see everyone come down to the Kent Street Activity Centre’s annual general meeting on Monday, Nov. 27 at 2:30 p.m.

Activity reports will be presented and two members-at-large will be elected. To add to this fun afternoon, there will be complimentary refreshments and a draw for a free one-year recreation and culture membership. We are also excited to announce that Dr. Laugh, an internationally renowned speaker on humour and laughter, will show us why laughter really is the best medicine! Call 604-541-2199.

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Kent Street Activity Centre invites all cribbage and bid whist players every Thursday, from 1-3:15 p.m., in the auditorium. Newcomers are welcome to a three-visit guest pass before purchasing a White Rock Recreation and Culture membership. Call 604-541-2231 for more.

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The Kent Street Chorister’s Come All, Rejoice! Come All and Sing! concert will be held 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, at the First United Church in White Rock. Tickets are only $15; children under 12 years old are free. Purchase your tickets at the Kent Street Activity Centre. Call 604-541-2231 for more information.

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Ticket are going fast for the annual Kent Street Activity Centre’s very own Mistletoe Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 7 from 12-3 p.m. Enjoy a delicious turkey dinner, festive entertainment and a visit from the jolly old fellow himself.

Tickets are available from the centre and are for members and their guests. Call 604-541-2231.

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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