June 2015 Seniors monthWNC is in the heart of an active adult lifestyle community! We offer a wide range of programs specifically designed for older adults who want to stay active & engaged. WNC is proud to be recognized as an official Senior Active Living Centre (SALC) by the Government of Ontario – Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility.

Calendar



Description

Age /
Membership

Fall

Schedule

Price

OPEN ART STUDIO 60

This is an open art studio time where everyone is welcome to join. Bring your materials and use this time to start/continue/finish an art project like drawing, painting, scrap-booking, stitchpoint, or crocheting. Individual and Group Projects welcome. Please note that supplies are not provided – we welcome donated art materials to share with others during the studio time.

Pre-register by phone: 1 day prior to attending programs to secure your spot.
Maximum capacity: 10

60 +

Membership Required.

# of classes: 13
Sep 18 to Dec 11, 2020

Friday – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Free

Program Code 27240S24

Funded in part thanks to Ontario Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility – Seniors Active Living Centres.

AFTERNOON TEA & SOCIAL

Meet new people, make friends and enjoy conversations, dance parties, workshops, games,
BINGO, documentaries/movies, and much more!

WNC provides workshops once per month covering a variety of health and wellness topics.

Pre-register by phone: 1 day prior to attending programs to secure your spot.
Maximum capacity: 15

60 +

Membership Required.

# of classes: 12
Sep 14 to Dec 7, 2020

Monday – 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

No Class
Oct 12 – 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Free

Program Code 27240S05

Funded in part thanks to Ontario Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility – Seniors Active Living Centres.

OLDER ADULT GAMES

Join us for an afternoon of playing board games like chess, dominoes, puzzles and more. All are welcome to attend! Please note that we have Two Groups, one with Ping Pong Tables.

Pre-register by phone: 1 day prior to attending programs to secure your spot.
Maximum capacity: 15

All

Membership Required.

# of classes: 13
Sep 18 to Dec 11, 2020

Friday – 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Free

Program Code 27240S20

Funded in part thanks to Ontario Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility – Seniors Active Living Centres.

SENIORS ADVISORY COMMITTEE- VIRTUAL
NEW HORIZONS GRANT MANAGEMENT TEAM

Open to all Seniors! This committee advocates seniors’ issues, plans special events, shares skills/ideas with the community and oversees WNC senior projects funded by: Government of Canada – New Horizons for Seniors Program and Government of Ontario, Ministry of Senior Affairs – Seniors Active Living Centres and Seniors Community Grants. (The committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month.)

Access to online workshops will be provided once registered.

All

Membership Required.

# of classes: 4
Sep 17 to Dec 12, 2020

Thursday – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Meet On
Sep 17 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Oct 8 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Nov 12 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Dec 10 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Free

Program Code 27240S09

Program supported/sponsored by Projects funded by: Government of Canada – New Horizons for Seniors Program and Government of Ontario, Ministry of Senior Affairs – Seniors Active Living Centres and Seniors Community Grants.

SENIORS POTLUCK & BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS-VIRTUAL!

Come share your favorite recipes, stories and meet new friends for lunch! Last Friday of every month.

Access to online workshops will be provided once registered.

All

Membership Required.

# of classes: 4
Sep 24 to Dec 10, 2020

Thursday – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Meet On
Sep 24 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Oct 29 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Nov 26 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Dec 10 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Free

Drop-In: Yes

Program Code 27240S22

Funded in part thanks to Ontario Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility – Seniors Active Living Centres.

FUNKY FITNESS – INTERMEDIATE


Do you want to gain better balance, more mobility and greater strength to perform daily tasks? Then this is the class for you! Fun and energizing!

All

Membership Required.

# of classes: 12
Sep 16 to Dec 9, 2020

Wednesday – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No Class
Nov 11 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

$30

Drop-In: Yes
Fee: $3.50

Program Code 27240S11

GENTLE FITNESS – WEDNESDAY


Relax, stretch, strengthen and tone your body with this gentle full-body workout.

60 +

Membership Required.

# of classes: 12
Sep 16 to Dec 9, 2020

Wednesday – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

No Class
Nov 11 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

$30

Drop-In: Yes
Fee: $3.50

Program Code 27240S14

GENTLE YOGA


This gentle Hatha Yoga class will build strength and enhance your body, mind and spirit using chairs to assist with exercises.

60 +

Membership Required.

# of classes: 12
Sep 18 to Dec 11, 2020

Monday – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

No Class
Oct 12 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

$30

Drop-In: Yes
Fee: $3.50

Program Code 27240S15

TAI CHI


This class helps to reduce tension, improves flexibility, and increases circulation.

All

Membership Required.

# of classes: 12
Sep 14 to Dec 7, 2020

Monday – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No Class
Oct 12 – 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

$30

Drop-In: Yes
Fee: $3.50

Program Code 27240S23

NEW! SENIORS CONNECT 2.0


Seniors Connect 2.0 is a Seniors Sharing and Connecting through Technology workshop that will help you to stay connected in the ever-changing digital work with your smartphones or tablet using the latest social media apps and many other apps. Workshop is divided into two workshops – beginner/intermediate and advance, each workshop will online at 10:30AM and 1:30PM on Wednesdays.

Access to online workshops will be provided once registered.

Program runs from April 2020 to March 2021.
Maximum of 10 participants for each session.

55 +

Membership Optional.

# of classes: until March 2021

Wednesday – 10:30 AM – 11:30AM

Wednesday – 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Free

Program Code 27242S01

Program supported/sponsored by This program is funded and supported by the Employment and Social Development Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program.