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February, 2019

Tuesday
5
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Women‘s Fashion with Ivan Sayers: 18th Century to Present Day
Wednesday
6
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
6
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
6
HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
6
IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series
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Registered program Wed. Jan. 23-Feb. 27, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details.
Wednesday
6
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
6
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 6. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on WR101 Write from the Heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
6
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
6
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
6
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
6
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
Wednesday
6
Billiards
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Key in office.
Wednesday
6
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
6
HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
6
HW106 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
6
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
6
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week‘s topic: "Why is a sense of belonging so fundamental?"
Wednesday
6
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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.
Wednesday
6
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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Apply the skills you have learned in the introductory course of Cryptic Crosswords and join others in sharpening your ability to crack open the clue.
Thursday
7
IS108 Understanding Music
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Registered program Jan. 17-Feb. 28, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS108 Understanding Music. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
7
IS103 Genealogy-Start/Jump Start Your Search
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS103 Genealogy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
7
IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing
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Registered program Jan. 31-Mar. 14, 10:30-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 31 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for detail
Thursday
7
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
7
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
7
Life Writing
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A well-organized writing group write on varying life experiences. Limited enrollment. Must contact convenor Inge Andreen before start of first class. Go to Jan. 17 and click on Life Writing for details.
Thursday
7
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW115 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
7
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Thursday
7
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
Thursday
7
Billiards
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Key in office.
Thursday
7
HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
7
HW104 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 and click on HW104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
7
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
Friday
8
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
8
IS110 The Fabulous Origins Of English Words
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS110 The Fabulous Origins of English Words. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
8
IS106 Legendary Performers
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible Jan. 3) and click on IS106 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Friday
8
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
8
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
8
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
8
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
8
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
8
Billiards
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Key in office.
Friday
8
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
8
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
8
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
8
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Friday
8
Out of House
11:00 AM
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Enjoy a casual tour at the Vancouver Aquarium in the heart of Stanley Park and have lunch at the aquarium. Weather permitting.
Saturday
9
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: Deer Lake, Grace 261-4498
Monday
11
Lunch With TED - Ideas Worth Spreading
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Free for members. Series runs Jan.14 to Mar.11, 12:00-1:00. For complete information, go to Jan. 14 and click on Lunch with TED. Today‘s topic: "Language"
Monday
11
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
11
LG103 Advanced - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG103 Advanced - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
LG101 Beginners - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:30-11:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG101 Beginners - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
LG102 Intermediate - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG102 Intermediate - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
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
11
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
11
Travel Series
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10:30-noon. This week‘s topic/photographer: Gabon: My Work with Dr. Albert Schweitzer in Lambarene, Erik Rasmussen
Monday
11
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
11
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
11
IS109 The World Of French Wines
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Registered program Jan. 28-Mar. 4, 1:30-3:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 28 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS109 The World of French Wines. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
Bridge - Supervised Play
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Registered program Jan.14-Mar.18, 2:05-3:35. To check availability, go to Jan.14 (will become visible on Jan.3) and click on Bridge - Supervised Play. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
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
Monday
11
Billiards
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Key in office.
Monday
11
Absolute Beginners Bridge
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Registered program Jan.14-Mar.18, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Jan.14 (will become visible on Jan.3) and click on Absolute Beginners Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
AR101 Magical Mixing Of Watercolours
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on AR101 Magical Mixing of Watercolours (will become visible Jan. 14). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Monday
11
HW108 Line Dancing
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 11:15-12.15. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW108 Line Dancing. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
11
HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for detail
Monday
11
HW105 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Monday
11
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
Monday
11
HW101 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on HW101 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
12
HW120 Meditation Class
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:50-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW120 Meditation Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
IS104 A History Of Women's Fashion
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Registered program Feb. 5-Feb. 26, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Feb. 5 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS104 A History of Women‘s Fashion. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
HW118 Zumba
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW118 Zumba. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
HW113 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW113 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
HW114 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW114 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
Spanish Conversation - Intermediate CANCELLED TODAY
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Intermediate to check availability and register.
Tuesday
12
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
12
Spanish Conversation - Beginners CANCELLED TODAY
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Beginners to check availability and register.
Tuesday
12
Lecture Series
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Free for members.Series runs Jan.15 to Mar.19, 10:30-11:30. For complete info, go to Jan. 15 and click on Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: "The Real Estate Foundation of BC:What exactly is it? Assisting BC Communities Towards Sustainable Development"
Tuesday
12
Philosophy Reading And Discussion Group
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Group meets from 1:15-3:00. Please contact the convenor through the office before attending for the first time.
Tuesday
12
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.
Tuesday
12
Brock House Choir
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Practice at the Seniors‘ Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15
Tuesday
12
BR102 Intermediate Bridge CANCELLED TODAY
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
Billiards
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Key in office.
Tuesday
12
BR101 Advanced Bridge CANCELLED TODAY
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
HW107 Chair Yoga CANCELLED TODAY
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
12
HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
12
HW103 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
12
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
12
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Wednesday
13
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
13
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
13
HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
13
IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series
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Registered program Wed. Jan. 23-Feb. 27, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details.
Wednesday
13
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
13
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 6. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on WR101 Write from the Heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
13
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
13
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
13
HW106 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
13
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
13
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
Wednesday
13
Billiards
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Key in office.
Wednesday
13
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
13
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week‘s topic: "Should the courts treat ‘the consensus of scientists‘ as established facts?"
Wednesday
13
HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
13
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
13
Cryptic Crosswords Level 2 - CANCELLED TODAY
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You will be applying the knowledge you have learned from the introductory course to boost your skill in solving the puzzles. Pre-registration required. Go to Feb. 6 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on Cryptic Crosswords Level 2.
Wednesday
13
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Free for members, registration required. Series runs Feb. 13 to Mar.6, 10:30-11:30. Today‘s Lecture: Do Beluga Whales Have "Names" with Dr. Valeria Vergara
Thursday
14
IS108 Understanding Music
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Registered program Jan. 17-Feb. 28, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS108 Understanding Music. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
14
IS103 Genealogy-Start/Jump Start Your Search
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS103 Genealogy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
14
IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing
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Registered program Jan. 31-Mar. 14, 10:30-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 31 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for detail
Thursday
14
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
14
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
14
Life Writing
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A well-organized writing group write on varying life experiences. Limited enrollment. Must contact convenor Inge Andreen before start of first class. Go to Jan. 17 and click on Life Writing for details.
Thursday
14
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW115 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
14
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Thursday
14
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
Thursday
14
Billiards
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Key in office.
Thursday
14
HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
14
HW104 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 and click on HW104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
14
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
14
Art Room
9:30 AM
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Various mixed media projects will be explored.
Thursday
14
Out of House
1:30 PM
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No charge program. Everyone welcome! Transportation not provided.
Friday
15
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
15
IS110 The Fabulous Origins Of English Words
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS110 The Fabulous Origins of English Words. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
15
IS106 Legendary Performers
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible Jan. 3) and click on IS106 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Friday
15
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
15
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
15
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
15
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
15
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
15
Billiards
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Key in office.
Friday
15
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
15
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
15
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
15
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: Meditation Park
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Saturday
16
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: Derby Reach/Houston Loop, John W 565-6294
Monday
18
Family Day
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Brock House will be closed on Family Day
Tuesday
19
HW120 Meditation Class
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:50-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW120 Meditation Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
IS104 A History Of Women's Fashion
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Registered program Feb. 5-Feb. 26, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Feb. 5 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS104 A History of Women‘s Fashion. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
HW118 Zumba
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW118 Zumba. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
HW113 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW113 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
HW114 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW114 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
Spanish Conversation - Intermediate
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Intermediate to check availability and register.
Tuesday
19
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
19
Spanish Conversation - Beginners
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Beginners to check availability and register.
Tuesday
19
Lecture Series
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Free for members. Series runs Jan.15 to Mar.19, 10:30-11:30. For complete information, go to Jan. 15 and click on Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: "A Giant on Clay Feet. The Dutch East India Company in the 17th and 18th Centuries"
Tuesday
19
Philosophy Reading And Discussion Group
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Group meets from 1:15-3:00. Please contact the convenor through the office before attending for the first time.
Tuesday
19
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.
Tuesday
19
Brock House Choir
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Practice at the Seniors‘ Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15
Tuesday
19
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
Billiards
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Key in office.
Tuesday
19
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
HW107 Chair Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
19
HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
19
HW103 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
19
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
19
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Wednesday
20
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
20
Oceanwise Lecture Series
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Free for members. Registration required. Series runs Feb. 13 to Mar.6, 1:00-2:00. For complete information, go to Feb. 13 and click on Oceanwise Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: The Truth About Everyday Plastic with Stephen Chastain.
Wednesday
20
HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
20
IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series
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Registered program Wed. Jan. 23-Feb. 27, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details.
Wednesday
20
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
20
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
20
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 6. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on WR101 Write from the Heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
20
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
20
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
20
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
20
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
Wednesday
20
Billiards
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Key in office.
Wednesday
20
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
20
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
20
HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
20
HW106 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
20
Cryptic Crosswords Level 2
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You will be applying the knowledge you have learned from the introductory course to boost your skill in solving the puzzles. Pre-registration required. Go to Feb. 6 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on Cryptic Crosswords Level 2.
Wednesday
20
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week‘s topic: "Should extremism be banned?"
Thursday
21
IS103 Genealogy-Start/Jump Start Your Search
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS103 Genealogy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
21
IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing
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Registered program Jan. 31-Mar. 14, 10:30-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 31 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS102 Constitutional Democracy & Policing. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for detail
Thursday
21
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW115 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
21
IS108 Understanding Music
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Registered program Jan. 17-Feb. 28, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS108 Understanding Music. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
21
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
21
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
21
Life Writing
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A well-organized writing group write on varying life experiences. Limited enrollment. Must contact convenor Inge Andreen before start of first class. Go to Jan. 17 and click on Life Writing for details.
Thursday
21
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Thursday
21
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
Thursday
21
Billiards
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Key in office.
Thursday
21
Doodle Art & Beyond
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Registered program Feb. 14 to Mar. 21, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 14 and click on Doodle Art. Will become visible Jan. 3. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
21
HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
21
HW104 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 and click on HW104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
21
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
Friday
22
IS110 The Fabulous Origins Of English Words
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS110 The Fabulous Origins of English Words. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Friday
22
IS106 Legendary Performers
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Registered program Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 18 (visible Jan. 3) and click on IS106 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
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
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
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
Book Club
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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.
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
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
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
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: Shine
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
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: Fisherman‘s trail to mid-valley viewpoint, Margit 224-6627
Sunday
24
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Members only. Transportation is not included.
Monday
25
Lunch With TED - Ideas Worth Spreading
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Free for members. Series runs Jan.14 to Mar.11, 12:00-1:00. For complete information, go to Jan. 14 and click on Lunch with TED. Today‘s topic: "Shame & Its Cost"
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
LG103 Advanced - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG103 Advanced - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
25
LG101 Beginners - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:30-11:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG101 Beginners - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
25
LG102 Intermediate - Conversational French
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on LG102 Intermediate - Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
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
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
Travel Series
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10:30-noon. This week‘s topic/photographer: Bangkok to Paris: 11 Months by Bicycle, Chris Oram and Margo Mactaggart
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
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
IS109 The World Of French Wines
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Registered program Jan. 28-Mar. 4, 1:30-3:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 28 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS109 The World of French Wines. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
25
Bridge - Supervised Play
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Registered program Jan.14-Mar.18, 2:05-3:35. To check availability, go to Jan.14 (will become visible on Jan.3) and click on Bridge - Supervised Play. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
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
Monday
25
Billiards
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Key in office.
Monday
25
Absolute Beginners Bridge
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Registered program Jan.14-Mar.18, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Jan.14 (will become visible on Jan.3) and click on Absolute Beginners Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
25
AR101 Magical Mixing Of Watercolours
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on AR101 Magical Mixing of Watercolours (will become visible Jan. 14). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Monday
25
HW108 Line Dancing
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 11:15-12.15. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW108 Line Dancing. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Monday
25
HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for detail
Monday
25
HW105 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
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
Monday
25
HW101 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 14-Mar. 18, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 14 and click on HW101 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
26
HW120 Meditation Class
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:50-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW120 Meditation Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
IS104 A History Of Women's Fashion
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Registered program Feb. 5-Feb. 26, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Feb. 5 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS104 A History of Women‘s Fashion. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
HW118 Zumba
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW118 Zumba. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
HW113 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW113 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
HW114 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW114 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
Spanish Conversation - Intermediate
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Intermediate to check availability and register.
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
Spanish Conversation - Beginners
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Free for members. Registration is required. Classes runs from Jan. 22-Feb. 26 Go to Jan. 22 (visible on Jan. 3)and click on Spanish Conversation - Beginners to check availability and register.
Tuesday
26
Lecture Series
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Free for members. Series runs Jan.15 to Mar.19, 10:30-11:30. For complete information, go to Jan. 15 and click on Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: "The Attack on Science is a Symptom. What is the Disease?"
Tuesday
26
Philosophy Reading And Discussion Group
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Group meets from 1:15-3:00. Please contact the convenor through the office before attending for the first time.
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.
Tuesday
26
Brock House Choir
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Practice at the Seniors‘ Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15
Tuesday
26
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 10:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
Billiards
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Key in office.
Tuesday
26
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
HW107 Chair Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
26
HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Tuesday
26
HW103 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 15-Mar. 19, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on HW103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
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
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
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
Oceanwise Lecture Series
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Free for members. Registration required. Series runs Feb. 13 to Mar.6, 1:00-2:00. For complete information, go to Feb. 13 and click on Oceanwise Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: Microfibres as a major component of MP pollution with Mathew Watkins.
Wednesday
27
HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Wednesday
27
IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series
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Registered program Wed. Jan. 23-Feb. 27, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS105 Jane Kokan Lecture Series. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details.
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
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
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 6. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on WR101 Write from the Heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
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
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
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
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
Wednesday
27
Billiards
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Key in office.
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
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
HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
27
HW106 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Jan. 16-Mar. 20, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Jan. 16 and click on HW105 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
27
Cryptic Crosswords Level 2
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You will be applying the knowledge you have learned from the introductory course to boost your skill in solving the puzzles. Pre-registration required. Go to Feb. 6 (visible on Jan. 3) and click on Cryptic Crosswords Level 2.
Wednesday
27
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week‘s topic: HOT TOPIC
Thursday
28
IS108 Understanding Music
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Registered program Jan. 17-Feb. 28, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS108 Understanding Music. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
28
IS103 Genealogy-Start/Jump Start Your Search
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on IS103 Genealogy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
Thursday
28
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW115 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
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
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
Life Writing
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A well-organized writing group write on varying life experiences. Limited enrollment. Must contact convenor Inge Andreen before start of first class. Go to Jan. 17 and click on Life Writing for details.
Thursday
28
HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 (will become visible on Jan. 3) and click on HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details
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. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
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
Thursday
28
Billiards
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Key in office.
Thursday
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HW104 Osteofit
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Registered program Jan. 17-Mar. 21, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Jan. 17 and click on HW104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for program details
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
Doodle Art & Beyond
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Registered program Feb. 14 to Mar. 21, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 14 and click on Doodle Art. Will become visible Jan. 3. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2019 Winter Program for details