Parkgate Society Staff

Programs

Guidelines for COVID-19 Safety

Enter and exit through the outside plaza doors. Doors open 10 minutes prior to start time - please keep 3 metres apart while you wait.

As per the Public Health Order, masks are to be worn at all times in public spaces. We will provide masks if you don't have one.

Before entering staff will ask you to take the COVID-19 self-test posted on the door, take your temperature, have you wash or sanitize your hands, and show you to your seat.

You will be asked for your name, address, phone number, and email the first time you come for communication and contact tracing purposes.

Drop-In Programs

Must hold a valid Parkgate Society Membership.  Drop-in includes coffee and baked goodies donated by PARC Cedar Springs.

$5 drop-in or buy a book of 10 for $45 incl tax and get the 10th game free. Payable at the front desk

 

iPad Club (starting September 9)

For more information, email maryanne [dot] ipadclass [at] gmail [dot] com

Seniors Multipurpose R07/08
Th 10am -12pm
iPad Level One is a prerequisite.

 

Bridge – Group of 4 (starting September 8)

Mary Hunter Hall
W 1pm – 3pm

 

Cribbage & Chess (starting September 9)

Seniors Multipurpose R08
M 1pm – 3pm
Seniors’ Lounge
Th 1pm – 3pm

 

Duplicate Bridge (starting September 13)

Mary Hunter Hall
M 1pm – 4pm

 

Mah Jong (starting September 8)

Senior’s Lounge
Tu 10am – 12pm
W 1pm – 3pm

 

Scrabble (starting September 13)

Seniors Multipurpose Rm R08
M 10am – 12pm

Free Drop-In Programs

 

Crosswords & Coffee on Zoom

Keep your brain fit with group crosswords. Meet Ava, our volunteer host and enjoy the company of other seniors while working on a virtual New York Times crossword puzzle. Working together is what makes this puzzle a breeze.
Tu 10 am
Email Ava to join: ava [dot] hughes19 [at] gmail [dot] com

 

Crafts

Items are handcrafted with love while sharing coffee and treats in a social setting. The beautiful finished goods are sold as a fundraiser to support Older Adult programming at Parkgate Society. Drop in for an afternoon to see what it’s all about.
Senior Multipurpose Rm
Tu 1 – 3 pm

Registered Programs

(Registration opens September 15)

 

Bridge Lessons

Seniors Multipurpose R0708
Oct 15 – Dec 3
F 10am – 12pm
$64

Easy to understand lessons in a casual environment with Pam Nolan. Vaccine passport in effect. 8 weeks.

iPad Level One

Seniors Multipurpose R08
Oct 14 – Nov 25
Th 1pm – 3pm
$48

Parkgate Singers

Parkgate Singers is a group of lively individuals who meet to share in the joy of song under the musical direction of Ruth Townsend. The Parkgate Singers have been at the facility spreading music since 2008 and show no signs of slowing down. We are not accepting new singers at this time.

Mary Hunter Hall
Oct 18 – Dec 13
M 11am – 12pm
$63

 

Sponsors

United Way of the Lower Mainland
PARC Cedar Springs

Volunteer with us

Are you looking for a way to connect with our community? We are looking for volunteers of all ages who want to share their passion and skills with us and help to make our community a special place.

Contact our Volunteer Coordinator to learn more.

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