Book Club

Join a group of avid readers to discuss the Book of the Month. Discussion is moderated by a librarian from the Toronto Public Library.  

Date: Toronto Public Library has Book Clubs on hold.
Pre-registration & membership required.
Call 416-231-3431 to register.

Program Fee: $1.00 per day

Books are available in the front office.

Art Group

Fridays, 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Bring your own supplies for whichever medium that you would like to work in: oil, acrylics, watercolour, pen or pencil for painting, drawing or sketching.  This is a great space to generate new ideas for your artwork or ask for some suggestions or assistance.
The Art Critique of all of the interesting and unique artwork created by the members is currently on hold to respect physical distancing because of the size of the group.  Membership required. $2.00 to attend.

 

Lunch in our Garden Cafe

Wednesdays, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Centre operates a lunchroom called “The Garden Cafe” for members, volunteers and staff. The lunch is served from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. We serve homemade sandwiches, made fresh, for $2.00/2.50; or soup and a roll for $3.00; tea or coffee is 50 cents. You can also purchase a delicious muffin or cookies for 50 cents. Members can order a lunch until 12:15 pm. Please join for a bite to eat and a chance to meet new people! All monies go back to buying the supplies for the Cafe.
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Community Lunch Bunch

Date: TBA

Here is an opportunity to meet your fellow members and neighbours from the surrounding community for a hot lunch and good conversation. After lunch, we have a health & wellness, educational presentation.

Lunch:  Chicken Penne with shiitake & button mushrooms, veggies in white wine & olive oil sauce, with Coleslaw.

Presentation: TBA

Table Tennis

New times for Table Tennis are:
Tuesdays: 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
Wednesdays: 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fridays: 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Singles play only. No drop-in. Limited number of players per session. Pre-registration required for all time slots. Your time will be confirmed with you by email or phone, depending on how you have registered. Email preferred.

Please email your full name and phone number with the time slot that you would prefer and a second choice for a time slot in case the first is already filled. Email: [email protected] or leave a clear message on the voicemail with your name, phone number and preferred time slot. You must bring your membership card with you and new sign- in before the program begins.

Computer Level II

“The Internet & E-mail” Computer Level II.

Date: On hold

Introduction to the internet includes using Internet Explorer, site names, IP addresses, choosing an internet provider and search engines.   Learn E-mail basics of sending and receiving mail, using address books and sending attachments. Instructor led.
Pre-requisite: Level 1 must be completed before taking this course

Program Fee:   $50.00 / 6 weeks  (Program fee includes all course material).

Pre-Registration and payment required at time of registration.  Space is limited as this is a very popular and informative course.  Membership is required to participate in this program.

Knitting/Crocheting

Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 12:00 noon

Start: October 7th

Do you Knit or Crochet and would love the time and space to devote to your craft? This talented group creates wonderful knitted and crocheted items, which are proudly displayed for sale at our Centre. Every level of expertise is welcome and you can also ask how to make something. Join in! Bring your own project or work on an item as a fundraiser for the Centre.  Membership is required to participate in this program. We accept donations of yarn or wool for the ladies who love to knit!  And we have books for sale as well.
$1.00 to attend.

 

Beginner Euchre

Wednesdays, 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Play Euchre on Wednesday afternoons with other players who would like to improve their game. A great group of people to learn with!

$2.00 per day.  Membership is required.

Please sign up in the Front office or attend the game.

Euchre

Mondays & Fridays, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join this avid group of card players and enjoy the game of Euchre. We are always looking to welcome new members.
Membership required.  $2.00 to attend.

Computer Level I

Level 1 – “Introduction to Windows and Application”

Date: On hold

An introduction to Windows includes navigating the Windows desktop, working within a Window, using Windows help, starting & shutting down Windows, working with multiple applications, starting and ending applications, and controlling the appearance of Windows. Learn to create,copy, move and delete files and folders as well as use Notepad and Calculator applications.
Prerequisites: none

Program Fee:   $50.00 for 6 weeks. (Program fee includes all course material).

Pre-Registration and payment is required at the time of registration.  Space is limited as this is a very popular and informative course. Instructor is present to provide assistance throughout the class.  Membership is required to participate in this program.