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November - December 2019

RURAL MANITOBA, CANADA

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EVENTS

 

INTERLAKE / EASTERN REGION- Alzheimer Society - Family Support Groups: Gimli, 3rd Tues. of mo, 1 pm, Gimli Community Heatlh Centre; Lac du Bonnet, 2nd Wed., 6:30 pm, Health Centre; Selkirk, 1st Wed., 7 pm, Gordon Howard Centre; Springfield, 3rd Thur., 1 pm, Springfield Library; Stonewall, 4th Tues., 10 am, Stonewall & District Health Centre. Info: 204-268-4752 or alzne@alzheimer.mb.ca

INTERLAKE - Farmers Hall - Old Time Dance Lineup, last Wed. of mo., 1-4 pm. Tickets $15 includes lunch. Cash bar. Elaine: 204-296-0540, klymdesk@gmail.com

SELKIRK - Selkirk Senior Mixed Recreational Curling League - welcomes new curlers. Individual entry. Play positions accommodated where possible. New teams formed by random draw for each of the 6 rounds in the curling season. ALL skill levels welcome. Stick and slide delivery. The first round begins Oct. 18 but you can join anytime. Mon. & Fri., 1: 30 pm, at Selkirk Curling Rink, 381 Jemima St. Contact: Terry Tillett, 204 785-985 or Ken Bumstead, 204 785-2207

ST. ANDREWS - St. Andrews Heritage Centre, 374 River Rd - Deck the Halls. See our decorations and seasonal gift shop at the St. Andrews Rectory, Nov. 16 until end of season. Thursday Night Lights, Nov. & Dec. 5-8 pm; Burrowing Under, presentation about burrowing animals and their habitat, Sat. Nov. 30, 1-3 pm. $5/person, $15/family (max 4). The Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre Ambassadors will be attending. Register at www.standrewsrectory.ca. Info: standrews
museum@hotmail.ca, 204-339-6369

ST. ANDREWS - Old St. Andrews-on-the-Red - Old Fashioned Christmas, Sat. Dec. 14, 1-4 pm. Craft and bake sale, Father Christmas, Rainbow Auction and Celtic Christmas music with the group Two by Two at 2 & 3 pm. Refreshments served.
Adm. $5. Info: 204-338-7483

STONEWALL - si55Plus - Oddfellows Hall (O.F. Hall), 374-1st St. W., Stonewall. 204-467-2582: Trips, Potluck & Games, Cribbage Tournaments, Bingo, Monthly luncheon, Wed. Nov. 13, noon, O.F. Hall; Pickleball, Tue’s 7 pm - Stonewall Collegiate, Thur’s 7:15 pm - Stonewall Centennial School. $5 Drop in, $3 si55Plus members.

SELKIRK - FLK Taoist Tai Chi Classes, Gordon Howard Center, 384 Eveline St. 204-785-2332, Taoist.org/Winnipeg

STONEWALL, MB - Stonewall Kinettes Club - A great way for women to ‘Grow, Learn, Make Friends, and Have Fun.’ Kinettes meet 3rd Thur. of mo., except July & Aug. Help plan fun events, such as Ladies Night Out, and other activities to help raise funds to serve the community’s greatest needs in Stonewall and surrounding communities in the Interlake. Call Marilyn Kenney at 204-467-2728 for info.

TEULON - The Teulon Senior Citizens’ Club - Monthly afternoon dances, at Teulon-Rockwood Centennial Center, Thur. Nov. 14 (Prairie Crocus playing 1-3 pm); Thur. Dec. 12 (Country Pride playing 1-3 pm). Doors open at 12 pm. Lunch served. Adm. $7. Info: Joan Trombo, 204-886-2098

 

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VOLUNTEER

EMERSON-FRANKLIN - Emerson-Franklin Senior Services - Volunteers needed: Congregate Meal Program, Handi-van drivers, Medical drivers, Friendly visits and safety checks. Call Lorri: 204-427-2869

RITCHOT - Ritchot Senior Services - (serving seniors 50+ in the RM of Ritchot and Lorette) - Need people to be on our list of available drivers, friendly visitors, housekeepers etc. Call Janice: 204-883-2880 or email: Ritchotseniors@mymts.net

SEINE RIVER - Seine River Services for Seniors - gratefully accepting donations of slightly used mobility aids such as rolling and standard walkers, crutches, canes, wheelchairs and bath chairs to assist elderly in need. Call 204-424-5285

SELKIRK - Selkirk and District Lions Club - Looking for members. Join Lions and help our community. Allan Hoehn: 431-334-9363, slionsaacount@gmail.com

SELKIRK, MB - Tudor House Personal Care Home - Looking for Volunteers to assist with Recreation Programs, Rose Bistro Tuck Shop, Activities, Friendly visiting. Also Nursing Volunteers/companions, Palliative Care Volunteers, Office Volunteers and grounds and gardening Volunteers are needed. Call 204-482-6601 Ext:21.

SELKIRK, MB - Betel Home (Selkirk) - Looking for volunteers for afternoons and Thur. evenings. Contact Matt Mutcheson for info: 204-482-5469 ext. 20956 or mmutcheson@ierha.ca

 

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PROGRAMS / SERVICES

WINNIPEG & RURAL MB - A&O: Support Services for Older Adults - Senior Centre Without Walls. Telephone Group Activities For Manitobans in a fun and interactive atmosphere. Register anytime. Programming is free. Participants call into a toll-free line. Info: 204-956-6400

BEAUSEJOUR - Beausejour AA - Want to stop drinking? Meet Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30-8:30 pm, year round, at The Brokenhead River Com. Hall, 320 Veterana Lane, south door. www.aamanitoba.org or 1 877 942 0126

BEAUSEJOUR - Beau-Head Senior Center - Mon. Chi Gong, Chair Exercise, 10 am. Crib 7 pm; Tues. Crib, 1 pm; Wed. Line Dancing 10 am. (beginners welcome) Bingo 1 pm; Thur. Whist 1 pm. 645 Park St. Beausejour 204-268-2444, beauhead@mymts.net

BRANDON - Prairie Oasis Senior Centre - Meals on Wheels program, Mon-Fri, 9 am-4 pm. Wknd delivery can be arranged. Meals $9. Volunteers needed. We gratefully accept grants and donations. To sign up or to volunteer: 204-727-6641

DAUPHIN - Dauphin Multi-Purpose Senior Centre-Seniors 55+ - members and non-members. Exercises, floor games, quilting, scrabble, sip and stitch, bingo, crib night, community chorus. Special events: Police Academy, dinner and a movie night, dances. Congregate meal program at the Centre - Tue, Wed, Fri. Lifeline, cancer society Transportation Program, fee for service contact list, Erik kits, help with paperwork. Facility available to rent. www.dauphinseniors.com, 204-638-6485

EAST ST. PAUL 55+ Activity Centre -(262 Hoddinott) - Area residents welcome to play cribbage Tues., whist Fri. Also: pool, quilting and stitchery, art group, table and floor shuffleboard, book club, yoga, potluck suppers and casino trips. 204-654-3082 (msg).

EMERSON-FRANKLIN - Emerson-Franklin Senior Services - For seniors with disabilities, to assist in maintaining independent living. Services: Luncheons/Dinners, Walking Group, Bingo, etc., friendly visiting and checks, transportation, shopping, foot care clinics, home maint. including housekeeping, heavy cleaning, gardening, home repair, Victoria Lifeline, E.R.I.K. kits, mobility equipment (loan service), congregate meal program (3x/wk), Meals on Wheels for shut-ins. 204-427-2869

GIMLI - New Horizons 55+ Activity Centre - Gimli - New Horizons 55+ Activity Centre - We provide a pleasant place for recreation, relaxation and companionship and encourage all members to remain active and socially connected while maintaining their physical and mental health. 30+ Activities plus Social Events, Workshops, Tours, Clinics, Volunteer Opportunities, etc. Visit www.gimlinewhorizons.com for monthly newsletter. Info: 204-642-7909

ILE DES CHENES Seniors/Grande Pointe - Yoga, Mondays, 10 am. Indoor Walking, Mon., Wed. & Fri, 9-10 am. 204-878-3482 or 878-2728, 253-0856, 878-9562.

INTERLAKE North Eastman - Services to Seniors programs include: transportation, friendly visiting/phone calls, assistance with filling out forms, foot care, housekeeping, yard work, minor home repairs, Meals on Wheels, Congregate Meals, Lifeline, ERIK, errands, etc. Volunteer opportunities avail. Call for info: Arborg and District Seniors Resource Council 376-3494; Ashern Living Independence for Elders 768-2187; Brokenhead/Beausejour Outreach for Seniors at 268-7300; East Beaches Resource Center (Victoria Beach) 756-6471; Eriksdale Community Resource Council 739-2697; Fisher Branch Seniors Resource Council 372-8703; Gimli Seniors Resource Council 642-7297; Lundar Community Resource Council 762-5378; Riverton & District Seniors Resource 378-2460; St. Laurent Senior Resource Council 646-2504; Selkirk - Selkirk & District Senior Resource Council Inc. 785-2737; Stonewall - South Interlake Seniors Resource Council 467-2719; Springfield Services to Seniors 853-7582; Teulon and District Seniors Resource Council 886-2570; Two Rivers Senior Resource Council, Lac du Bonnet 345-1227, Pinawa 753-2962 or Whitemouth/Reynolds 348-4610 or Winnipeg River Resource Council 367-9128

MONTCALM, MB - Montcalm Service to Seniors (S.A.A.M) - Meal program with activities and musical entertainment in/at Letellier-Hall Fridays. Joanne: 204-304-0551 or email: jbarnabe@hotmail.ca

NOTRE DAME DE LOURDES/SAINT-LEON - Notre Dame de Lourdes/Saint-Léon /Ensemble Chez Soi - Services: parking permits, congregate meal programs 5x/wk at the manor, internet research, info/health sessions, light housekeeping, Alzheimer’s support group, palliative care, transportation, help with documents, friendly visits/calls, spiritual services, equipment rental, E.R.I.K. kits, lifeline, mobile library, yard work. Coordinator Bev Collet: 204-248-7291 or ensemble@
mymts.net. Our goal is to assist seniors and the disabled to maintain their independence. We are always looking for volunteers to help with these programs.

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE - Herman Prior Centre - Members and non-members. Mon to Fri meal program (register by 11 am); Mon. Painting, Line Dancing, Scrabble, Resistance Band, Cribbage, Clogging and Tai Chi.; Tues. Euchre, Bridge and Prairie Wildfire Line Dancing; Wed. Cribbage and Tai Chi; Thurs. Foot Care Clinic, Whist, Weaving, Bridge and Square Dancing; Fri. Foot Care Clinic, Floor Curling and Floor Shuffleboard. Low income tax return filing assistance, regular Blood Pressure Clinics, and Stroke Survivors, Book Club, Geneology and Natural History meetings. Special events (trips to RMTC, Celebrations Dinner Theatre, etc.). Contact Hope or Chris: 204-857-6951, hp55plus@mymts.net

SEINE RIVER - Seine River Services for Seniors - Help and support with E.R.I.K. kits and other forms, foot care, transportation services, companionship, homecare services, illness, grief, housing, finances. Melanie Bremaud: 204-424-5285.
Les services rivière seine pour aînés - aide et appui avec T.I.S.U. et autres formulaires, soins des pieds, transport, compagnie, soins à domicile, maladies, deuil, logement, finances. Mélanie Brémaud : 204-424-5285

SELKIRK - Gordon Howard Centre (384 Eveline St) - Seniors! Stay healthy, active and connected. We offer hobby workshops, fitness classes, recreational programs, volunteer opportunities and more. Also, special events, such as outings, seasonal meals and presentations. Please visit www.gordonhoward.ca or call 204-785-2092

SPRINGFIELD - Springfield Seniors - Pickleball, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 am-12 pm, at Cooks Creek C.C. Info and register: Ashley, ashtcookscreek@hotmail.com; Mondays, 6-9 pm, starts Sept. 16, Oakbank Elementary

SPRINGFIELD, MB - Springfield Seniors - Chair excercises, Carpet bowling, Pickleball, Strides Walking Program - 204-853-7582; Bowling - 204-444-5373; Drums Alive - 204-612-9255; Chair Yoga - 204-228-2322; Zumba Gold - 204-479-5386; Stick Curling - 204-853-7729; Aquafit - 204-444-6166; 55+ Women’s Fitness - 204-880-4716

STEINBACH - Pat Porter Active Living Centre - 10 Chrysler Gate - Programs, Games, Events, Volunteer Opportunities, Outings, Meal On Wheels, Mobility Equipment, Lifelines and ERIK Kits, etc. Reception 204-320-4600 https://www.patporteralc.com

STONEWALL, MB - South Interlake 55 Plus, Oddfellows Hall (O.F. Hall), 374-1st St. W. 204-467-2582 - Rewind Concert, Sat. Sept. 28, 7 pm, at Heritage Arts Centre, 166 Main St., Stonewall, fundraiser for 55 Plus, Tickets $20 avail at 55 Plus, O.F. Hall.

STONEWALL, MB - Quarry Toastmasters - Face your fears of public speaking. Meetings at Stonewall Collegiate library, 7:15-8:45 pm. We all work together. You’re not alone. Contact Brenda: 204-467-5088

VICTORIA BEACH - East Beaches Senior Scene - #3 Ateah Rd, Victoria Beach. Various programs, activities and special events open to those in the East Beaches community. For membership or volunteer opportunities, contact Tammi Kelly, Program Coordinator: 204-756-6468, email: ssinc1@mts.net, www.ebseniorscene.ca

WEST ST. PAUL - Seniors Programs - Yoga/Pilates; Zumba Gold 55+; Stitch 'n B**** - Knitting / Crochet Group. Info:
Sunova Centre: 204-336-0294, or
recreation@weststpaul.com



November - December, 2019

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, CANADA

EVENTS

The Manitoba Coin Club - meets 4th Wed. each mo. (except Dec, July & Aug), 7 pm (1-1/2 hrs approx.), at the Fort Rouge Leisure Centre, 625 Osborne. Frequently there is a Coin auction. Call Barré W. Hall: 204-296-6498

Red River Coin & Stamp Shows - 2nd Sunday ea. month except July & Aug., 10 am-4 pm, at the Charterhouse Hotel. Free adm. All welcome. Coins, Bank Notes, tokens, bullion, Canadian and Foreign, Buy or sell. Come with paper, leave with Gold. Call Andy Zook: 204-482-6366

Manitoba Genealogical Society Research Committee - offering Free 3rd Thur. Research Days, (Jan-May 2020), Next session: Nov. 21, 1-3 pm at MGS Resource Centre, Unit E, 1045 St. James St. Register at research@mbgenealogy.com at least 7 days prior to your desired session.

Forum Art Centre - Out of the Cupboard Printmaking Fun, Sun. Dec. 8, 10 am-3 pm and/or Tue. Dec. 10, 10 am-3 pm. Ages 15 and up. This printmaking workshop will inspire you to turn your pantry into out of the cupboard creations! Email for more info: daryl@forumartcentre.com

Friendship Force Winnipeg - Join members for dinner, entertainment and fellowship, Wed. Dec. 11, 6-8:30 pm, Holiday Inn South, 1330 Pembina Highway. For dinner reservations, phone 204 -452-5299. Friendship Force is an international cultural exchange program which promotes world peace through personal friendships, travel and home-stays. For more information visit www.friendshipforcewinnipeg.org

2020 BibleLand Israel Tour - Mar. 25-Apr. 3/2020. Come and visit this historical Promised Land. Ken: 204-942-5433 or k4mcghie@gmail.com, visit www.ToIsraelWithLove.com

A&O - 13th Annual 55+ Housing & Active Lifestyles Expo - SAVE THE DATE, Fri. May 29, 2020, 10 am-4 pm at Victoria Inn Hotel, 1808 Wellington Ave. aoexpo.ca, 204-956-6440

Creative Writing Class for Mature Adults - 10 Wednesdays, Oct. 2-Dec. 4, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Riverview Community Ctr. No experience and no computer necessary. Enroll at https://riverviewcc.powerupsports.com or 204-452-9944

St. James Anglican Church - Sundays, 9:30 am, 195 Collegiate St. Handicapped accessible. All welcome.

St. James Cemetery on Portage Ave. - Visit this historic site any time as the gate at 525 Tylehurst St. is always open. Friends of Cemetery 204-470-1917 or hgbirt@shaw.ca

Winnipeg Public Library - To view the monthly newsletter, visit http://wpl.winnipeg.ca and click on the ‘At The Library Newsletter’ cover image on the home page. View the Program and Events Calendar under the ‘What’s Happening’ link along the left side of the home page. Kanopy, an online streaming service with a catalogue of 30,000+ classic movies, documentaries and independent films, is free with your library card, at winnipeg.ca/library. Search “Kanopy”.

Red Hat Society in Manitoba - www.redhatsmanitoba.com

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HEALTH/WELLBEING

Children’s Hospital Foundation of MB - Christmas for Kids, Fri. Nov. 29, 11 am-7 pm, Sat. Nov. 30, 9 am-9 pm, at CF Polo Park Centre Court. Patients and their families share their stories and doctors, researchers and nurses talk about the future of the Children’s Hospital and how you can help. Christmas for Kids was started in 2013 as a way to remember kids who can’t leave their hospital bed. Also tune into KiSS 102.3 and 92.1 CITI all wknd. Info: goodbear.ca/xmasforkids

Beyond Belief AA (secular) - Wednesdays, 6:30 pm, basement of United Church, 613 St. Marys Rd. 1 hr. OPEN meeting. Blue doors open by 6:10. NOTE that meetings will be suspended in 2020. Cathy: 204-981-5055

Canadian Celiac Assoc. MB Chapter - General Meeting, Sat. Dec. 7, 11 am-1 pm, at the Maranatha Church 910 Sturgeon Rd. Bring GF food item for potluck hot dinner. Guest speaker: UM researcher Adriana Mudryj, on “How Canadians Deal with the Gluten Free Diet.” We accept GF items for Winnipeg Harvest.

Winnipeg AM Tops Weightloss group - meets Thursdays, 9:30-11 am, in the lower level of the Harrow United Church, 955 Mulvey Ave. Info: 204-979-9905

The Manitoba Prostate Cancer Support Group - Meetings 3rd Wed. ea. mo., 7-9 pm, at The First Unitarian Universalist Church, 603 Wellington Cres. No charge. 204-667-4156 or delank1@gmail.com

Drugfreeworld.org, Winnipeg Chapter - Volunteers needed to hand out drug education booklets. Call Winn 204-955-9166

Winnipeg Bladder Cancer Support Group - Bladder Cancer Support Group. Meetings - third Tues. ea. month, 7-8:30 pm at Concordia Village, Bldg. #1, Multi Purpose Rm, 1125 Molson St. Free parking. No pre-registration required.

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BREAKFASTS/LUNCHEONS

St. Norbert Community Centre - Breakfast with Santa, Sat. Dec. 7, 10 am-12 pm, 3450 Pembina. All welcome! Info: www.stnorbertcc.ca

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CRAFT & MISC SALES

Winterpeg Christmas Market - Sat. Dec. 14th from 10-3. Notre Dame Rec Centre Gymnasium 271 Ave de la Cathedrale. Free Admission. Door Prizes. Holiday Baking, Crafts & Vendors, 50/50 draw ,and food donations in support of Morberg House

St's Michael's Parish - Xmas Bake Sale & Luncheon, Sat. Nov. 30, 11 am-2 pm, at St’s Michael's Parish on 400 Day Street, Transcona, MB. For Sale Perogies, Cabbage Rolls & Baking. Prizes & Draws - Silent Auction Draw - 1 pm - Free Admission.

Ways and Means for Crestview United Church - 17th Annual Cookie Walk on Sat. Dec. 7, 10 am-12 noon, 316 Hamilton Ave. A variety of cookies will be available. Cost is $8.00 a box.

St. Andrew’s Church - Christmas Craft & Vendor Sale, Sat. Dec. 7, 10 am-3 pm, 2700 Portage Ave. Adm. $2, children free.

St George's Anglican Parish, Transcona - Christmas Bazaar, Craft & Bake Sale (with lunch bar), 10 am-2 pm, Sat. Dec. 7, at St George’s_Anglican Church, 321 Pandora Ave West. Info: stgeo321@gmail.com, 204-222-1942

Craft, Vendor & Bake Shows - Naughty OR Nice, Nov. 30, Vince Leah Rec., 1295 Salter St.; Holidays Are Coming, Dec. 7, Garden City CC, 725 Kingsbury Ave.; The Grinch’s Christmas, Dec. 8, Chalmers C.C., 480 Chalmers Ave.; 7 Days ’til Christmas, Dec. 15, Greendell Park C.C., 75 Woodlawn Ave. Info: 204-408-8213

St. Andrew’s Anglican Church - Rummage Sales, last Sat. ea. Mo., 9 am-12 pm, at 2700 Portage Ave. Christmas items and more!

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MUSIC / DANCE

The Nadeau Ensemble - presents, A Prairie Christmas, Thur. Dec. 5, at Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith Street, Winnipeg, MB. Tickets $38-43, available at Ticketmaster. Manitoba-born, internationally-renowned harpist and vocalist, Janelle Nadeau returns to Winnipeg with A Prairie Christmas. Her career has reached new heights playing alongside global music icons like Frank Sinatra Jr., The Who, Kanye West, Andrea Bocelli, Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam), and Liam Gallagher (Oasis). Harp icon and Beverly Hills 90210 guest star, Kim Robertson, travels to Winnipeg exclusively to perform in this family-friendly holiday performance.

The Rochester Ringers - will present a reading of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” interspersed with handbell and chime music on Saturday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Church. 603 Wellington Crescent. Tickets $20. 204-269-0208

Anavets Unit #283 - Elvis Gospel & Christmas Variety Show, Sat. Nov. 30, Doors open 6:30, Show 7:30, 3584 Portage Ave., in the Stillwell Hall. Daylin James performing. Tickets $25 avail. at the bar. 204-837-6708

The Friendly Club - Friday night dancing to live bands all year long, 8 pm-12 am, Anavets Assiniboia Unit #283, 3584 Portage Ave. Non-members $5. 204-837-6708

Good Neighbours Choristers - Meet Tuesdays, 9:30-11:30 am, 720 Henderson Hwy. Choral exp. preferred but not essential. Donna: djplatt@shaw.ca, Sandra:
sandale6@shaw.ca

Whirlaway Westerners Square Dance Club - Learn Modern Square Dancing! Fridays, 7-9:30 pm at Kirkfield-Westwood C.C., 165 Sansome Ave. Singles, couples and new dancers. 204-831-8954

Winnipeg Male Chorus - It is not too late to join a new season of singing with the 40 Winnipeg Male Chorus members. Join us Mondays, 7 pm at Fort Garry United Church for a season of mostly new music that we will sing in personal care homes and at our Spring Sing in May. More info: www.wpgmalechorus.org

St. Amant - Musical items needed for music group supporting two ladies in a Day Program. Community members welcome. Needed are tambourines, shakers, maracas, bells, triangles, drums, xylophones, chimes, rain sticks and hand cymbals and any spare children’s CD’s or sing-a-long CD’s. Please email kstefanyshyn@stamant.ca. We can pick up in Wpg. Your donations are greatly appreciated.

The Happy Homesteaders - Senior men sing a capella barbershop harmony. Perform in various senior venues, afternoons only. Recruiting for tenors, leads, baritones, & basses. Rehearsals Mon’s, 1:30-3:30 pm in Legion (lower level), 426 Osborne, Sept.-May. 204-888-4214

La chorale des Intrépides - Recruiting French Speaking Choral Singers to share their talent or simply to sing. Practices Thursdays, 7-9:30 pm, at Collège Louis Riel, 585 St-Jean-Baptiste St. If interested: intrepides.manitoba@gmail.com

55+ Dance Club - Mondays, 1-3 pm, in Legion Hall, 134 Marion St. Old-time live band resumes Sept. 10. 204-233-5892

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SPORTS/FITNESS/GAMES

Lady Bowlers - Friday’s, 12:45 pm at Polo Park. $10/wk includes Christmas luncheon and fun day, plus wind-up in April. Call or text 204-770-3903

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY - Winnipeg ICE Hockey Club - Watch a game for free while helping out our Hockey Club! Needed: 1 Head Off-Ice Official (honorarium role) to lead a team of Off-Ice Officials. Volunteer roles: 1 Time Clock Keeper, 1 Score Sheet Keeper, 2 Goal Judges, 2 Penalty Box Attendants, 1 Online Scorer, 1 Goals/Assists, 2 Plus/Minus, 2 Shots on goal, 1 Face-offs. Tricia Neill, 50 Below Sports + Ent. 204-489-7465

Deer Lodge Antlers Men's Curling (50+) - Openings avail. For teams or individuals for 2019-20 season. Curl Mon. and/or Wed. and/or Fri., 10 am. Fees $155 (1 day), $260 (2 day), $365 (3 day) per person. Includes Christmas and windup banquets. 5-man teams avail. at special rate. Bryan: 204-889-6577, bcrandell@mts.net, www.deerlodgecurlingclub.ca/LeaguesAntlersmain.html

The Pembina 55-Plus Curling League - In-person Registration, Wed. Sept. 4, 1-3 pm, at the Pembina Curling Club, 1341 Pembina Hwy. Season - 4 rounds w/10 games ea, 2 games/wk, alternating Mon-Wed-Fri, 1 pm, Oct-Mar. Various play options or spare. Info: 55pluscurling.com or contact@55pluscurling.com

The Pembina Oldtimers Curling League - (Men’s 55 plus-weekday afternoons) is looking for curlers for our 4th round (10 Games Feb 8-Mar 15) at the Pembina Curling Club, 1341 Pembina Hwy. Two games/wk, alternating btw Mon, Wed and Fri, 1 pm. Teams established by random selection per round. Or start by sparing. More info: pembinaoldtimerscurling.com, contact@pembinaoldtimerscurling.com or call Herman 204-253-7633 or Murray 204-269-6259.

Bowls Manitoba - Lawn Bowling, at 1212 Dakota St. Flat soled shoes required. Contact Elaine: 204-257-8821

Assiniboine Golf 9 Hole Ladies Group - a few openings left. Golf Tue. mornings at Assiniboine Golf Course. Marilyn:
204-889-5282 or Barb: 204-885-3768

The Flashback Senior Baseball Club - Looking for new baseball players, open to Men 55+ and Women 40+, on Tue. & Thur. afternoons. Registraton is Apr. 18, 10:30 am-1:30 pm at Morse Place C.C., 700 Munroe Ave. Info: 204-222-6411

Kildonan Park Ladies Who Golf - Monday tee offs from 0800-0900. $40 membership. Southside Friday Ladies Golf - Friday tee offs from 0800-0900 - no membership fee. Contact Lynne: 204-298-9600 or lducharm@live.ca

West Kildonan Seniors Recreation Club - Join our co-ed,daytime, fun, 50plus Curling league at the West St. Paul Curling Club. Beginners welcome, we’ll teach you. 1 or 2 games/wk, 4 rounds/season. Play as many games you like. Openings all season. Visit: www.wksrs.com or 204-914-4394, or email wkscurling@gmail.com

Fort Garry Senior Men's Curling - requires curlers 50 yrs & up. We curl 2 games/wk, Mon & Wed, 1 pm. All levels, individuals, teams, stick curlers, beginners - we will teach you. Various participation options. Fee $195/36 games, includes two banquets. Info and registration, Richard: 204-256-5886

Tuesday Ladies Who Bowl 10-pin bowling league - is accepting new members, all ages, all levels of play. Bowl once/wk, or drop in. Starts Oct. 9. Contact: Lynne 204-298-9600 or lducharm@live.ca

Lady Bowlers - Fridays, 12:45 pm at Polo Park. Ladies of all ages and levels welcome. If you’ve never bowled before, come give us a try. We play for fun. If you can’t come every week, come spare with us. $10/week includes Christmas luncheon, and April wind-up includes lunch and prizes. Call/Text 204-770-3903

Wildewood Senior Men's Curling - New curlers and spares are invited to join us every Mon. and Wed., 1-3 pm at Granite Curling Club. For info and applications: Charlie 204-269-7998.

Deer Lodge Wednesday Ladies Curling - Wednesdays, 1 pm, at Deer Lodge. New curlers, intermediate curlers and Skips needed for our League. Full- or part-time or 1/2 year spots avail. and a Spare List too. 204-837-6679 or pthgehb@yahoo.ca

Deer Lodge Antlers Senior Men’s Curling - Mon., Wed. or Fri., 10 am at Deer Lodge. Spare or full time positions available. More info contact Bryan at 204-889-6577 or bcrandell@mts.net

Deer Lodge Community Centre - Gentle Yoga with Doreen Wuckert, Mondays, Sept. 10-Dec. 3, 323 Bruce Ave. E. $8 for registered, $10 drop-in. To register or for info: 204-837-9613 or dwuckert@shaw.ca

The Pembina Oldtimers Men’s Curling League - 1341 Pembina Hwy. Season consists of 4 rounds, each round 10 games. Two games/wk, alternating btw Mon., Wed. & Fri. at 1 pm, Oct-Mar. More info: pembinaoldtimerscurling.com,
contact@pembinaoldtimerscurling.com or call Herman Adrian: 204-253-7633 or Murray Ballance: 204-269-6259

Manitoba Provincial Rifle Assoc. (MPRA) - The MPRA Senior’s Air Gun program, Wednesdays, 11 am, at the indoor air gun range at 711 Leola St. Rifles and Pistols are supplied. Our range is one of the best in North America with “State of the Art” electronic targets (SIUS). This is a sport that can be enjoyed your whole life. Gord: 204-415-7919 or 204-771-1987

Gwen Secter Creative Living Centre - (1588 Main) Looking for Bridge Players, Tuesdays, 1-3 pm. 204-339-1701

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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, CANADA

VOLUNTEERING

Holy Family Home - Volunteers needed for evening and Sat. morning programs. 165 Aberdeen Ave. Call Janice:
204-589-7381, ext. 265

Winnipeg Lost Dog Alert (WLDA) - Volunteers needed for: Secretary, to attend monthly Board meetings. Must have transportation.; Page Administrators, to monitor, receive and post info pertaining to lost dogs. Minimum commitment 6-8 hours/mo. along with computer and internet access. Email: board@winnipeglostdogalert.com or president@winnipeglostdogalert.com

Caregiving with Confidence - Volunteer Drivers, Male Respite Volunteers, Telephone Support Volunteers to support caregivers wanted. 204-452-9491 or jnybakken@aosupportservices.ca

Canadian Red Cross - Seeking SmartStart Injury Prevention Facilitator, Supply Chain & Logistics Responder, Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) Responder, Emergency Response Team (ERT) Responder, Supervisor, and Site Manager. redcross.ca under volunteer tab. vrs@redcross.ca or 1-844-818-2155

Misericordia Volunteer Services - currently accepting applications for Spiritual Health, Recreation Services and Rehabilitation programs. Orientation and training provided. Contact us for further questions; 204-788-8132 or Applications may be submitted online at
www.misericordia.mb.ca/volunteer.

Canadian Red Cross - Seeking Logistics Responder. a The Supply Chain and Logistics (SCL) Team is activated for Level 2 or higher responses, if required. The SCL Responder may provide services locally or at a field operations team level. Info: vrs@redcross.ca or 1-844-818-2155

Canadian Red Cross - Seeking volunteer Support to Evacuation & Repatriation Team Volunteer to be assigned to a two-person response team to enter a disaster-affected community and support with the evacuation of all community members that are approved to evacuate. Must be at the ERT level. Also, for SWB Responder. vrs@redcross.ca or 1-844-818-2155

The North Centennial Seniors Assoc. - Seeking volunteers for Grandma and Grandpa Swim Program with preschoolers. Tue. Mornings, Oct.-June. . Contact: ncsc@shaw.ca or 204-582-0066

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ - Volunteers needed to help engage and promote the downtown community. Days, eve’s, wknd’s. 426 Portage Ave. 204-958-4644. Info: https://downtownwinnipegbiz.com

Charleswood Long Term Care - Volunteers needed to assist with garden maintenance, 1 hr, 2-3 times/wk. Exp. in garden maint. Melanie: 204-833-3663

Deer Lodge Centre, 2109 Portage Ave. - Volunteers needed for recreation programs, gift shop, bartenders & bar servers, PRIME, community programs, friendly visiting. 204-831-2503 or visit www.deerlodge.mb.ca/volunteers.html

The Bike Dump (a volunteer-run community bicycle education space) - Volunteer opportunities: Bike Mechanic Instructor to help community members learn how to fix their own bicycle. The Bike Dump offers creative alternatives to auto dependency and its consequences. Apply at: winnipegbikedump@gmail.com

Actionmarguerite St. Boniface, 185 Despins Street - Volunteers needed to transport residents in wheelchairs to their in-house appointments, incl. Mass. Mon-Fri, Sun AM’s. Volunteer Services 204-235-2111; service@actionmarguerite.ca

Actionmarguerite St. Vital, 450 River Road - Volunteers needed to help Recreation staff, outings (shopping), Mass, transport residents in wheelchairs to in-house appointments. Mon-Sat. Volunteer Services 204-235-2111; service@actionmarguerite.ca

The North Centennial Seniors Assoc. - Seeking volunteers for their Grandma and Grandpa Swim Program, Tue. Mornings, Oct.-June. We are looking for friendly outgoing seniors to play an active role in the pool enjoying swim and play activities with preschoolers. Contact: ncsc@shaw.ca or 204-582-0066

Caregiving with Confidence - Volunteer drivers needed to take clients in SW Wpg. for appt’s, shopping, etc. Compensation for gas/pkg provided. Male Respite Volunteers needed Tue. afternoons for Caregivers Program in W. Kildonan. Telephone Support Volunteers to support caregivers 204-452-9491 or cwc@aosupportservices.ca

Deer Lodge Centre, 2109 Portage Ave - Volunteers needed for daytime recreation programs, physiotherapy dept., cafeteria, coffee program, PRIME and Get-a-way community programs, daytime medical escorts (no driving required). Joy: 204-831-2912 or email: jtanchuk@deerlodge.mb.ca

Victoria Lifeline - Home Service Representative - Volunteers needed to explain and set up the Lifeline equipment in people’s homes in Wpg. Must have car, mileage reimbursed. Melissa: 204-956-6773 or email msitter@vgh.mb.ca

Meals on Wheels - If you got the wheels, we got the meals! We are looking for volunteers in the following areas: Downtown, Point Douglas, Seven Oaks and Transcona. Drivers receive an honorarium. 204-956-7711 or www.mealswinnipeg.com

Kildonan MCC Thrift Shop - Volunteer in a professional environment and have fun! Located at 445 Chalmers Ave. Call or email: meaganvarndell.kmts@gmail.com and 204-668-0967

The Bereavement Care Program of Concordia Hospital - seeking Grief Support Volunteers to provide telephone grief support to family members of people who have died at the Hospital. Ideal for a person with a health care, ministry or counseling background. Flexible 4 hrs/wk. Work from home. Bob Milks: 204-661-7402, bmilks@concordiahospital.mb.ca

Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety (MIPS) - Volunteer opportunities. Visit mips.ca ‘About Us’ to learn about our Volunteer Program. admin@mips.ca or 204-927-6477.

Southeast Personal Care Home - Volunteers needed to assist with recreation programs at 1265 Lee Blvd - days, eve’s, wknd’s. Call 204-269-7111 Ext. 2225

Vista Park Lodge Personal Care Home - in St. Vital - Volunteers needed. Contact: Caitlin Liewicki: cliewicki@extendicare.com

HSC Winnipeg - Volunteers welcome in patient and support areas, 7 days a week. Free parking or bus tickets. Call 204-787-3533 or email: volunteer@hsc.mb.ca

Parkview Place, Long Term Care by Southeast Personal Care Home - is looking for volunteers during the day, evening or the weekend to assist with the recreation programs. Call 204-269-7111 ext. 2247.

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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, CANADA:

PROGRAMS / SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

Filipino United Community Church - Seniors Fellowship every other Wed. 6-7:30 pm, 1039 Pritchard Ave. Our Seniors enjoy sharing stories over a light meal, hymn-singing, listening to speakers, collecting goods for donation, and volunteering in the Family Life Center at 240 Pritchard every other Wed. 9 am-12 pm. Info: 431-337-1113, pastorvictor118@gmail.com

Vital Seniors - Monthly Book Club: 204-257-4014, Bridge: 204-256-3832, Carpet Bowling: 204-452-2230, Line Dancing: 204-334-3559, Monthly Luncheon: 204-255-7508, Monthly Men's Breakfast: 204-452-2230, Scrabble: 204-257-4014, St. Mary Magdalene Church, 3 St. Vital Rd.

Pembina Active Living (PAL) 55+ - Fall classes and drop-in activities continue. Special events: Presentation “Private home care” by Reliable Home Care - Thur. Nov.14, 1 pm; Still Bloomin’ Garden Club - Thur. Nov. 28, 1 pm - presenter Gloria Sawatsky from Beyond Flowers, demonstrating seasonal arrangements; Christmas/ Holiday Party and registration for winter classes - Thur. Dec. 5, 1 pm. New members welcome. Coffee PALs - Fri. Dec. 6, 1 pm at Access Fort Garry. www.pal55plus.com, office@pal55plus.com or 204-946-0839

Together Time Drop in - 2nd Thur. of mo, 1:30-3:30 pm, 207 Thompson Dr., Prairie Spirit United Church. Next drop-in is Thur. Dec. 12.Theme is Christmas. Table games, card games (bridge, crib), conversation, door prizes, light refreshments - all complimentary. Free, adult drop-in. Info: Chris: 204-895-7410

Willow Centre & KINRC - 110-61 Tyndall Ave. Reflexology Treatments, Foot, Hand, Aroma Touch $20 for 20 mins. 1st Wed. of mo. 204-632-5940

Keewatin Inkster Neighbourhood Resource Council Inc. - Legal Clinic, last Monday/mo. at Willow Centre Senior Apt’s, 110-61 Tyndall Ave. Members can access Wills and Power of Attorney preparation - $50/doc. Call for app’t: 204-774-3085

Transcona Council for Seniors - Seniors that Sizzle Lunch and Learn Series, Thursdays, doors open 11:30 am, at 209 Yale Ave. W. $7 ea. Reservations: 204-222-5947 or tcs@mymts.net. The 55+ Dining Experience, Home cooked meals, served Mondays and Wed’s, 4:30 pm and Fri’s at noon. Open to 55+. 204-222-5947 to hear menu and make reservations before 8 am of day you wish to attend.

Men's Shed - New in Transcona, starting Oct. 16, 3 pm, at Oxford Heights C.C. www.menssheds.ca, 204-224-4941.

Filipino United Community Church - Seniors Fellowship every other Wednesday, 6-7:30 pm. Our Seniors enjoy sharing stories over a light meal, hymn-singing, listening to invited speakers, collecting goods for donation, and volunteering in the Family Life Center at 240 Pritchard every other Wednesday (9 am-12 pm)

Lions Place Toastmasters - Come as our guest to learn about Public Speaking at 7-8 p.m. on the first and third Wednesdays at 610 Portage Ave. Contact Jennet 204-284-6828. jpbakes@mymts.net.

North Centennial Seniors Assoc. - Activities: chair and mat exercises, aqua fitness with ramp access, People with Arthritis exercises, carpet bowling, zumba, weight training, etc. Social: games, bingo, hot dog days, pot lucks, holiday luncheons, presentations, travelogues, day trips, library and painting classes. New members welcome. 90 Sinclair St. at Dufferin Ave. 204-582-0066 or ncsc@shaw.ca or www.NCseniors.ca

St. Chad's Anglican Church - Services now at 400 Rouge Rd. Service of Holy Eucharist, Sunday at 9:30 am. Fellowship with tea and coffee after service.

Deer Lodge Centre, 2109 Portage Ave - Volunteers needed for recreation programs, gift shop, bartenders & bar servers, PRIME, community programs, friendly visiting. Call 204-831-2503 or visit www.deerlodge.mb.ca/volunteers.html

Wpg Polish Legion Br 246, 1335 Main St. - Happy Hour 3-7 pm daily Mon-Sat, Senior Lunch & Dance - Weds, 12:30-3 pm, $10; Fri. Meat Draws, 5-9pm; Karaoke, Fri./Sat, 8-midnite; Chase the Ace - Sat, 10 pm. Hall Rental. Info: 204-589-5493

Bleak House Senior Centre - 1637 Main St. - Mon. 12:30 pm whist, Tue. 10 am coffee and conversation, 11.45 am Lunch, 1 pm Bingo - Ceramics Thur. 12:30 pm Cribbage, Friday 9:30 am Quilting. 204-338-4723

McBeth House (a non-profit organization for seniors and community) - Various activities. Mon. morning drop in rsvp, Yoga, 50+ 2-3 pm, 6-7:30 pm, 204-479-4857; Tue. Cribbage 6:30-8:30; 1st Wed. of mo. Book Club, 204-654-1109; Thu., Painting/crafts 10-2, Quilting 6:30-9 pm; Sat. Bridge 1-4 pm. Info: 204-339-0432
or mcbethhousecentre@shaw.ca

Senior Achievers - Meet 3rd Thur. 1-3 pm at 618 Selkirk Ave. Bingo, 50/50, meat draws, door prizes, coffee. Call Pat: 204-414-5360 for more info.

Brooklands Active Living Centre & KINRC - 1960 William Ave. W. Reflexology Treatments, Foot, Hand, Aroma Touch $20 for 20 mins. 3rd Wed. of mo. 204-632-8367

Brooklands Active Living Centre - Floor Curling, Carpet Bowling, Whist - Wed’s, 7 pm, 1960 William Ave. 204-632-8367

St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry - Seniors Art Workshop Wednesdays, 12:30-2:30 pm, instruction and supplies provided, no experience necessary. Seniors Health and Wellness program Fridays, 11 am-1 pm. Different wellness activities ea. week. Healthy snacks provided. All welcome. 365 McGee St., www.stmatthewsmaryland.ca,
204-774-3957

Beyond Belief AA - 1 hr. closed meeting, Wed. nights, 6:30 pm. NOTE: No meetings July & Aug. Blue doors open by 6:10, basement of United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Rd. We welcome agnostics, freethinkers, atheists and others for anonymous, alcoholism/recovery support. Call Cathy M. for info: 204-981-5055

MB Christian Writer’s Assoc. (MCWA) - Meets 10 Sat. afternoons/yr. Writers of all levels welcome. Annual membership $25. Drop-in $3/mtg. Meetings: 1:30-4 pm, Oct. 6, Nov. 3, Dec. 1, Jan. 5, Feb. 9, Mar. 2, Apr. 5, May 4, June 1, at Bleak House Centre, 1637 Main St. Info: Frieda 204-256-3642, Bev 1-204-326-7286

Meadowood United Church - Handiworks Crafters Group, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of mo, 2 pm. Started Sept. 11. Quilter’s Group, every Thur., noon at Meadowood Church, 1111 Dakota St. $35 fee/year. 204-256-7002

South Winnipeg Family Community Drop-In -Seniors meet Wed’s, 9:30-11:30 am at 800 Point Rd. Includes coffee, snacks, conversation, activities. Call 204-284-9311

Elmwood EK active Living Centre - Café: Wed. 10:30-noon. Coffee and treats $1. Come and see what other events and activities the Centre has to offer. ie: Community Woodshop (including a Ladies at 10:30 Fridays), Hand & Foot Canasta, Carpet Bowling, floor curling (Mon. 1-3) and many more. 180 Poplar @ Brazier. Membership $20. 204-669-0750 or see us on Facebook.

Sturgeon Creek United Church - Fellowship gatherings to meet new people, connect with previous neighbours. We offer games, cards, conversation and serve light refreshments. Every 2nd Thur. of the month, 1:30-3 pm except during July and August. Free of charge. All welcome. 204-895-7410

The Salvation Army Barbara Mitchell Family Resource Centre - Seniors 55+, 51 Morrow Ave, St.Vital. Monday - Drop-In 9:30-11:30 am, Tuesday - S.T.A.R.S. 9:30-11:30 am presentations, monthly birthday lunch, outings, games etc. Wednesday - Steppin' Up FREE Exercise Class 10:00-11:30 am, Thursday - Pickle Ball 9:30-12 noon. Coffee/Tea and snacks provided with each program. For more info, call Sheila: 204-990-2339

Vital Seniors - Monthly Book Club: 204-257-4014, Monthly Board Games: 204-261-8236, Bridge: 204-256-3832, Carpet Bowling: 204-452-2230, Line Dancing: 204-334-3559, Exercise Class: 204-253-0555 (Judy), Monthly Luncheon: 204-255-7508, Scrabble: 204-257-4014, St. Mary Magdalene Church, 3 St. Vital Rd.

Charleswood Adult Day Program - Social Day Program for seniors Transportation and hot lunch provided. Members $17.70/day. Referrals made through WRHA. 204-889-4608 or call your Case Coordinator

Lion's Place Adult Day Program - Social day program for seniors. Transportation & hot lunch provided. Members $17.70/day. Call 784-1229. Referrals made through WRHA at 788-8330, or call Case Coord.

Assiniboia Wood Carvers Association - Woodcarving every Fri. 1-3 pm at Valour CC-Clifton Site, 1315 Strathcona St. Call Mel: 204-661-2213 or Wayne: 204-783-7340

Winnipeg Bladder Cancer Support Group - Bladder Cancer Support Group. Meetings - third Tues. ea. month, 7-8:30 pm at Concordia Village, Bldg. #1, Multi Purpose Rm, 1125 Molson St. Free parking. No pre-registration required.

Seine River Seniors - in Southdale CC. Activities include travel to Moose Jaw spa and the Maritimes, local tours and workshops, monthly birthday lunches, brunches, Celebrations matinees, South Beach casino trips, Assiniboia Downs bingo, Folklorama tours, creative writing, bridge, canasta, cribbage, floral arranging, games, movies, indoor walking, spring tea, and much more. To register, please call 204-253-4599, membership $12

A&O: Support Services for Older Adults - Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW). Telephone Group Activities For Manitobans providing educational and recreational programming in a fun and interactive atmosphere. Register for programs anytime. Programming is free of charge. Participants call into a toll-free line. Info: 204-956-6400

Manitoba Christian Writer's Assoc. Group - Writers of all levels welcome for education, encouragement and fellowship. Meetings Saturdays, May 5, Jun 2/18, 1:30-4 pm, at Bleak House Centre, 1637 Main St., across from Burger King and Mohawk Gas. Annual membership fee $25. Drop-in $3. MCWA. Contact: Frieda 204-256-3642, Bev 204-326-7286

Golden Rule Seniors - Fort Rouge Leisure Centre, 625 Osborne St. Mon. Bingo 1 pm. Tues. Bridge 2 pm. Thurs. Singalong 10 am. Floor shuffleboard 1 pm. Bridge 1 pm. Fri. China painters 10 am. Carpet bowling 1 pm. Wanted Cribbage players for Wed. 1 pm. Call Terry: 204-453-1085

Manor Adult Day Cub - 320 Sherbrook St. We are a pacesetters adult day program for seniors who live in the community who have mild Alzheimers/Dementia. Tues-Fri. Referrals made through WRHA. 204-784-1378

Gwen Secter Creative Living Centre - (1588 Main St.) Shuttle Bus runs Wed. mornings for $15 from the north end and $15 from the South End (members). Transportation from Seven Oaks, Garden City, West Kildonan, Maples & South End. Get lunch, bingo, entertainment, refreshments & transportation home. 204-339-1701

Archwood 55 - Join us for yoga, fitness classes, line dancing, or art instruction. Drop in for a board game, pickleball, floor curling or billiards. Visit our website for a list of luncheons, social activities, informational sessions and bus trips. 565 Guilbault St. Office hrs: Mon-Fri, 9 am-3 pm. 204-416-1067 or archwood55mail@gmail.com www.archwood55plusinc.weebly.com

Prendergast Seniors Club - 906 Cottonwood Rd. Rm.20 - Crib Mon. & Wed., 1-3:30 pm; Whist Thurs., 1-3:30 pm; Mon. luncheons 4th Wed., 12-1 pm. All welcome. Call Joe/Mary: 204-254-8390

Ukrainian Cdn Veterans Br # 141 - Dance to a live band every Sat., 1-4:30 pm. Adm. Includes lite lunch. Chase the Ace Draw ea. Sat. Tickets on sale 3:30-4:25 pm. Draw 4:30 pm. Also 60/40 draw. Call 204-589-6315 ext 103 for future events and information.

Fraternal Order of Eagles - 3459 Pembina Hwy. Cribbage Tues. 1 pm. $100 for a 28 or better hand. Free Coffee; Wed. Bingo, doors open 11:30 am, games 12:55 pm; Sun. Bingo, doors open 5:30, games 6:30 pm. 204-269-4332 after 4:30 Mon-Fri.

The Friends of Library Book Club - Seeks new members. Meet 3rd Tue. ea mo at 10:15 am on 2nd Floor of Millennium Library. Books chosen are available through the library. Membership is free. Call: 204-452-3369 or 204-254-6697 for info.

The PROBUS Club of Winnipeg - is a group for the retired or semi-retired. Info: 204-489-2882, or winnipegprobus85@gmail.com

Dakota 55+ Lazers Senior Centre - Programs: Cribbage, line dancing, floor curling, quilting, fitness, etc. Call: 204-254-1010 ext. 206. WHIST, Wednesdays, 12:30 pm, contact Bob or Fran: 204-257-3172. Jonathan Toews Centre, 1188 Dakota St.

The St. James-Assiniboia 55+ Centre - 3-203 Duffield St. The Centre offers a variety of different programs and services to adults 55+. Visit www.stjasc.com to view programs and services. 204-987-8850

55+ Men’s Club - meets Wed. & Thur. afternoons, 1-4 pm, at 3172 Portage Ave. Various activities: art and hobby classes or just enjoy a cup of coffee. 204-987-8850

Fort Garry Legion - 1125 Pembina Hwy., Paper Bingo, Fri., Early Bird 7:15 pm; and Sat., Hard Card and Ladies Auxiliary Lucky Star. All Welcome. Kitchen open for Lunch.

McBeth House Centre - 55+: Tues.: Quilting, 9-2 pm; cribbage; Thur.: porcelain painters, etc., 10-2 pm; Fri.: whist, 7-10 pm; Sat.: bridge, 1-4 pm. Bridge players needed: 204-334-0432. House avail. for rental.

The Friendly Settlers Senior Citizens Club - 400 Day St. (Transcona), Meet Mondays, 10 am for cribbage, lunch and bingo. Special events /group trips offered. 204-222-7504 or ganyadel4@mymts.net

Elmwood-East Kildonan Active Living Centre - 180 Poplar @ Brazier in Elmwood. Membership $15/yr. Wood shop, Floor Curling, Scrapbooking, Darts, Carpet Bowling and other activities. Call 204-669-0750 or 204-890-3282

Norberry-Glenlee CC - Programs for seniors. Play Pickleball at 26 Molgat Ave., St. Vital. Call 256-6654

Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg - For info: 204-975-3037

Dufferin Senior Citizen Inc. - 377 Dufferin Ave. Mon: shuffleboard 9:45 am, Bingo 1 pm; Wed noon: soup and perogy lunch. All welcome. Perogies for sale. Every 2nd Sat: noon-3:30 pm dance with a 4-piece band (full lunch). 204-986-2608

Weston Seniors Club - Programs: computer training, cooking, guest speakers, presentation, luncheons, etc. Meet Tuesdays at 1625 Logan. 204-774-3085

Le Conseil des francophones 55+ - ensures the accessibility and availability of French-language services and support programs for the French-speaking population 55 years and up living in Wpg. French only: Tai Chi Chih, light Yoga, Line dancing and Pickleball. 204-793-1054, 107-400 Des Meurons St., St-Boniface, Wpg., conseil55@fafm.mb.ca

Mensheds Manitoba Inc. - Peer run program by men for men at Woodhaven Community Club, 200 Glendale Blvd, Woodhaven in St James, Tue. and Wed. afternoons, 1-4 pm. Call Doug: 204-832-0629 or 804-5165

High Steppers Seniors Social Club - We meet Wednesdays & Thursdays for fun and activities. New members and volunteers welcome. Winakwa Community Centre, 980 Winakwa Rd. 204-619-8477

Good Neighbours Active Living Centre - Lunch and Bingo. Lunch $6, Bingo 5c per card. Transportation provided within the RiverEast (Elmwood, E.K., N.K. areas) Call Julie at Seniors Outreach: 204-996-0750

Winnipeg Public Library - To view library programs: http://wpl.winnipeg.ca

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