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March, 2019

Friday
22
Social Bridge
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12:30–3:30 Art or Begg Room. "Unserious” bridge - singles welcome. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenor: Mary Bliss
Friday
22
HW119 Zumba
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Registered program Jan. 18-Mar. 22, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW119 Zumba. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
22
HW117 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 18-Mar. 22, 9:00-10:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW117 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
22
Writers' Circle
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Meyer Room, 10:00-12:00. Jan. 18-Mar. 22. An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others‘ work-in-progress. Free for members. Convenor: Pat Ajello
Friday
22
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Friday
22
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 10:45-12:45. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Friday
22
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Seniors Centre. Fridays, 9:30-11:45.
Friday
22
Billiards
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Key in office.
Friday
22
Artists' Group
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9:00-12:30 Art Room. All members are welcome to visit and participate in any medium. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Convenor: Gillian Olson
Friday
22
HW116 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 18-Mar. 22, 9:00-10:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW116 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
22
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: Loving Vincent
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Friday
22
Esther Birney - Opera Series
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Free for members. Today‘s DVD presentation is: Verdi and Otello, III
Saturday
23
Brock House Hikers
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the co-ordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Debeck Hill/4 Lakes Trail, Tomina 736-1874
Monday
25
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 12:30-3:30. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Monday
25
Sing-A-Long Group
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Brighten your day by joining this lively group of gleeful senior songsters on Monday afternoons from 1:30-3:00
Monday
25
Yarns & Needlecrafts
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Come join members of this group to knit, sew, crochet, quilt, embroider, do other type of needle crafts and handcraft projects to sell at the Brock House Summer and Christmas Fairs.
Monday
25
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Monday
25
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Practice in the South Room at the Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre. Mondays, 9:30-noon; Wednesdays 1:30-4:00. 55+ and older. Contact Grace Lau for more information 604-323-8131.
Monday
25
Billiards
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Key in office.
Monday
25
Play Reading
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Convenor: Penny Pearson. Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. English reading and speaking skills are required. No acting experience is necessary.
Monday
25
Computer Drop-In
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Computer Room 1:00-3:00 These sessions are available for members who require assistance using computers or with certain programs. You must know how to use computers. You may use computers on your own.
Convenors: John Dent/David Harding/Brian Luchak
Tuesday
26
Chess
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Meyer Room 1:00-3:00. All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want you can bring one along. Come in and join us. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Tuesday
26
IS101 Art History
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Registered program Mar. 5-Apr. 9. To check availability, go to Mar. 5 and click on IS101 Art History (becomes visible Jan. 3). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
26
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Tuesday
26
Canasta
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Do you remember hot times around the kitchen table playing canasta? More relaxed than bridge and more fun than cribbage! Join Christine Albert and others for a lively game once a week. In the Conservatory, 1:30-3:30. Drop In.
Tuesday
26
Billiards
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Key in office.
Tuesday
26
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Seniors Centre. Fridays, 9:30-11:45. Please contact Brenda Clark for latest updates at 604-842-8581.
Tuesday
26
Brock House Choir
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Practice at the Seniors‘ Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15. For up to date information please contact Choir President, Sharon Copeman at 604-263-9917.
Wednesday
27
Pole Walkers
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10:00-11:00. Convenor: Mona Kriss. The group meets outside the front entrance of Brock House to walk for an hour. For more information you may contact the convenor at mjkriss78@gmail.com
Wednesday
27
Mah Jong
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Games Room 12:15-3:30. $1/Session. Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. Convenor: Maribeth Ruckman
Wednesday
27
Porcelain Painting
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10am-noon in the Art Room. Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique. Supplies are available to get you started. We take pleasure in helping each other and guide beginners.
Wednesday
27
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Wednesday
27
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 12:30-3:30. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Wednesday
27
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week‘s topic: "Will we accept the costs of replacing plastic food containers and wraps?"
Wednesday
27
Brock House Chamber Players
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Always looking for new members who play strings, woodwinds or brass! Come by on Wednesday afternoons with your instrument & we will be glad to see you. Setup at 1:00, music from 1:00-3:00
Wednesday
27
Billiards
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Key in office.
Wednesday
27
Brock House Orchestra
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Meets every Wednesday at Brock House, 10:00-12:00 in the Begg Room. Director/Conductor: Jeffrey Tseng; Director Emeritus: Ernie Fiedler; Outreach: Phillip Neame.
Wednesday
27
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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10:30-noon. For those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others. Meeting place is in the Conservatory by the door to the Sun Room (west end). Convenor: Maggie Sherlock
Wednesday
27
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Practice in the South Room at the Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre. Mondays, 9:30-noon; Wednesdays 1:30-4:00. 55+ and older. Contact Grace Lau for more information 604-323-8131.
Wednesday
27
Out of House
8:45 AM
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2.5 hour voyage up the Douglas Island Wildlife Preserve as well as the mouth of the Pitt River.
Wednesday
27
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The Program Committee is pleased to offer several lectures by people who are professionals in their fields. Registration for each of the sessions are required. Free for members.
Thursday
28
Duplicate Bridge
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12:15-3:30, Begg, Art & Games Rooms, $1/Session. Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be seventeen (17). It is necessary to come with a partner. Convenors: Margaretta Shirkoff, Sue Girling
Thursday
28
Scrabble
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Conservatory 1:00-3:00. Drop In. Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to play have organized this weekly gathering. There are several Scrabble sets in the office games cupboard - including one in French.
Thursday
28
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Thursday
28
Billiards
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Key in office.
Thursday
28
Brock House Jazz Band
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Weekly practices at Brock House - feel free to come down and listen. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00. Currently, there are no vacancies in the band.
Thursday
28
Chess
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Meyer Room 1:00-3:00. All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want you can bring one along. Come in and join us. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Friday
29
Social Bridge
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12:30–3:30 Art or Begg Room. "Unserious” bridge - singles welcome. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenor: Mary Bliss
Friday
29
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: Finding Your Feet
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Friday
29
Woodworkers & Woodshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Friday
29
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 10:45-12:45. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Friday
29
Esther Birney - Opera Series
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Free for members. Today‘s DVD presentation is: Verdi and Otello, IV
Friday
29
Billiards
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Key in office.
Friday
29
Artists' Group
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9:00-12:30 Art Room. All members are welcome to visit and participate in any medium. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Convenor: Gillian Olson
Friday
29
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Seniors Centre. Fridays, 9:30-11:45. Please contact Brenda Clark for latest updates at 604-842-8581.
Friday
29
Book Club #1
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Convenor: Francine Panet Raymond. Meyer Room, 1:15-3:15. Last Friday of the month. No vacancies at this time, please contact the convenor through the office for more information.
Saturday
30
Brock House Hikers
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the co-ordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Campbell Valley, Jane 264-1250