Last chance for tea tickets

Annual event at Kent Street Activity Centre returns this weekend

  • Jun. 21, 2011 5:00 a.m.

Last call! It only happens once a year, so don’t miss the Kent Street Activity Centre’s Strawberry Tea this Saturday, June 25 at 2 p.m. Advance tickets only, no drop-ins.

Call the Centre at 604-541-2231 to reserve your ticket.

The Kent Street Coffee Shop will be having an end-of-season bake sale sellout until June 23.

Stock up on scratch-baked muffins, cookies, tarts and loaves.

The last day for the Kent Street Coffee Shop is June 24 (re-opening on Sept. 6).

Drop by on Tuesday, June 28 from 1-3 p.m. for the last session of bingo at Kent Street.

The hardworking volunteers will take a break until September.

The Kent Street Dining Club is an informal group that meets for lunch on the last Tuesday of each month at a local restaurant.

Are you available for lunch on Tuesday, June 28? The group will be dining at ABC Restaurant.

Please call Kent Street at 604-541-2231 for more information and the name of this month’s hostess.

The Kent Street’s Wednesday Dance welcomes Quartette playing live on stage tonight (Wednesday). All those 50+, couples and singles, are welcome. Doors open at 7 pm with dancing from 7:30-10:30pm. Light refreshments served. Tickets are available at the door. Last dance until September 7 is next week on June 29.

The monthly cribbage tournament will be held this Friday, June 24 at Kent Street, 12:45-4 p.m.

Bring a partner and test your skill and luck for cash prizes.  Non-members 55+ welcome.

There is still room on the bus for some upcoming day trips.

Get some fresh air on our July 9 Abbotsford Circle Farm Tour. This walking tour through the Abbotsford Farmer’s Market is followed by a trip to the Campbell’s Gold Honey Farm and Meadery.

For more information or to register call 604-541-2231.

Summer’s finally here, and it’s time to get your body in shape for swimsuit weather.

Join us for a fun workout in Zumba Gold or Zumba Gold Toning.

Please see the Summer Leisure Guide for details or call 604-541-2199.

This summer we are hosting several wellness workshops at the White Rock Community Centre.

The ‘A Healthier You’ series is designed to enhance the health of adults and seniors by providing education and services that help sustain good health.

Workshops include Gluten –Free Food Guide (June 24), Vaccine Update (July 7), Home Health Aids (July 28), Vitamins and Supplements for Seniors (Aug. 11) and Muscle and Joint Pain (Aug. 25).

All workshops are free of charge for White Rock Leisure Services/Kent Street members – but you must pre-register ($5 for non-members).

For more information on membership or to register please call 604-541-2199.

Summer is a time we get together with family and friends.

Want to learn some fun summer entertaining ideas, including theme ideas, preparation, food and the art of serving?

How about including some fresh summer flowers in your summer entertaining with our novelty flower arrangement?

Please see the Summer Leisure Guide for details or call 604-541-2199.

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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