Drop In Programs

For more information about any of our Drop in Programs, please call 204-987-8850.

Lunch and a Movie

Come join us on the dates below for a great afternoon at the movies! A fantastic lunch, dessert, popcorn and a drink will be provided.
Please register ahead of time as there is limited seating.

Thursdays at 12:00 noon
$10 members $12 non-members

Next Showings

Purchase Tickets

October 10th: What Men Want

November 7th: Rocketman
November 21st: 5 Feet Apart
December 19th: A Dog’s Journey

Purchase Tickets (Nov/Dec)

Lunch with Friends

Do you enjoy going out for lunch but are looking for a great group of people to go with? Well then this group is for you! Once a month this group meets for lunch at a restaurant in the St. James area. The group meets at 11:30 and a great time is had by all. Members are responsible to pay for their own lunch.

Please register to reserve a spot

Next Lunch Dates


Oct. 29th – Silver Heights
(2169 Portage Ave.)

Nov. 26th – Gus & Tony’s at the Park (1-2015 Portage Ave)
Dec. 17th – Viscount Gort (1670 Portage Ave)

Register (Nov/Dec)

55+ Men’s Group

The Men’s Group meets on Wednesdays & Thursdays
from 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Our Men’s Group meets Thursday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 90 Ferry Road. This group partakes in a variety of woodworking activities including model airplane activities and is a great place to go for socialization and coffee. This is a drop in style program with no registration required. For more information call 204-987-8850 or drop in to see what it is all about!

Floor Curling

Floor curling is a great sport for the person that loves the concept of curling but in a warm environment off the ice. Join our group and meet new members and enjoy an afternoon of curling.
Wednesdays – 1:00 – 3:00 pm (Starting Sept. 18th – Dec. 4th) (Casual group)


Book Club

Are you an avid reader and looking for a group to discuss your books with? Come join our book club on the last afternoon of the month for a great chat on the book of the month, a cup of coffee and socialization.


September 25th & October 30th at 1:30 pm

November 27th at 1:30 p.m.


Wednesdays, September 11th – December 18th
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

$2 non-members

Do you like to play cribbage? Has it been a long time since you last played and maybe you’re a little rusty? Join us every Wednesday from 1-3pm. The cribbage boards will be set up and all they need is you. All skill levels welcome. Enjoy the challenge of competition or relax with friends and chat over a friendly game of cribbage.

Company of Friends


October 9th & 23rd

November 6th, 20th

December 4th, 18th

Electronics 101

September 13th to October 25th

November 1st – December 6th

1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $2

This will be a Q&A style session, not a presentation. Bring your own electronics and your questions to improve your technology skills.

Coffee Talk


Sept. 10th to Dec. 17th from 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

A great group to join if you’re new to the Centre. Share current events, jokes and more. Coffee, tea and goodies will be available for $1.00.

Vegas & Canasta

Fridays, September 6th – December 13th

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Cost: $2 non-members

Do you enjoy playing cards? Why not come by and play Canasta and Vegas and enjoy the company of other members. Don’t worry if your unfamiliar on how to play, someone would be more than happy to show you the ropes!

Stamp Club


September 17th, October 1st, 15th and 29th

November 12th, 26th

December 10th

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

The stamp club meets every first and third Tuesday of the month. The club discusses a variety of stamps and why they were released relating them to various areas and events that took place in the past all across the globe. This group is open to all members of the Centre or creative retirement so stop in and check it out.


Mondays, September 9th – October 28th (Centre closed Oct. 14th)

Mondays, November 4th – December 16th (Centre closed november 11th)

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

$2 non-members

Did you know we have a scrabble group that meets every Monday afternoon? This group enjoys the socialization and practicing their spelling to keep their brains sharp.