SENIORS SCENE: Programs back in full swing for fall

After a brief hiatus over the summer, activities at Kent Street are back in action.

Many of the activity groups are starting up again after a hiatus at Kent Street.

If you haven’t already, you can purchase a White Rock Leisure Services Membership and join the plethora of activities offered.

More information is available in the Fall Leisure Guide or online at

You can also pick up the monthly Kent Street Update at any Leisure Services office.

Call 604-541-2231 for more information.

Do you enjoy singing in a formal choir?

The Kent Street Choristers has over 50 voices and are often asked to perform.

New members are welcome to audition.

This dedicated activity group will resume Sept. 10 at 9 a.m.

The choir rehearses Tuesday mornings, sings at various community events and hosts Christmas and spring concerts annually.

A White Rock Leisure Services membership is required to join and is only $17 for the balance of 2013.

Our Wednesday night dances and monthly dinner dances are back in full swing starting Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

There are still tickets available for the Sept. 21 dinner dance. Call 604-541-2231 for more information, and remember to check the September Kent Street Update for the list of bands performing this month.

Are you feeling like you need to put some zip into your exercise routine?

Zumba Gold or Zumba Gold Toning might be just the thing for you!

Zumba incorporates Latin music and dance steps to create a dynamic, exciting and effective fitness workout.

Build muscle strength, increase bone density and improve posture and balance in our Zumba Gold Toning class. These are fun sessions geared towards the active older adult.

Classes begin the week of Sept. 16 and are available at the White Rock Community Centre and the Centre for Active Living.

Call 604-541-2199 for times.

White Rock Leisure Services excursions present unique opportunities to experience something new.

Enjoy an outing to the Vancouver Whitecaps as they kick off against Colorado at BC Place Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 27.

Call for more information and to register, 604-541-2231.

It’s never too late to start line dancing. It’s easy and it’s fun.

Dance routines are choreographed to popular country, Latin and Celtic music. No partner necessary.

Beginner classes start Monday, Sept. 16 at 11:30 a.m. at Centennial Park Leisure Centre. Register by calling 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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