Drop In Programs

For more information about any of our Drop in Programs, please call Meaghan Wilford 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

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April 12th – Only the Brave
May 3rd – The Post
May 24th – Phantom Thread
June 14th – Forever My Girl

July 5th – Wonder
July 19th – I Tonya
Aug. 2nd – The Darkest Hour
Aug. 23rd – The Leisure Seeker

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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

June 26th – Taverna Rodos
(5113 Roblin Blvd)


55+ Men’s Group

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

Our Men’s Group meets Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 3172 Portage Avenue right across from Superstore. 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 (Casual group)
Saturdays – 9:00 – 11:00am (Competitive)


Soul Steppers Walking Group

Our FREE outdoor walking group is a great way to get active and meet new friends. Walking is good for your mind and body! Come with suitable walking shoes and go at your own pace as we explore the great walking paths around the Centre. The group leaves at 10:00 a.m. sharp. Don’t forget your water!


Are you looking to meet some new friends or just spend a few hours with old friends and have a great afternoon of bowling? Then head down to the Polo Park Bowling Centre located within the Polo Park Mall for an afternoon of fun! Bowl 2 games for only $7. Payment can be made at the lanes upon arrival.

The bowling group meets from 1:00 – 3:00 pm on the following dates:

March 12th, April 9th

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.

Dates: March 28th, April 25th @ 1:30 pm

Art and Painting Drop In

Are you an artist and looking for a new place to be creative? We will have the multipurpose room available for use for painting, drawing, sketching, etc. You must bring your own supplies, but this is a great room with lots of natural light and perfect for socialization!

Dates: Thursday mornings from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Company of Friends

Dates: 11:00 a.m. July 4th & 18th
August 1st, 15th & 29th

Knitting and Crocheting

The knitting and crocheting group meets on Tuesdays
from 9:30 – 11:00 am

Have you had a desire to learn how to knit or crochet or are you looking for a few people to sit with and socialize? Either way, this club is for you! The members get together Tuesdays mornings to work on their projects and offer lots of helpful advice on knitting and crocheting. .

Coffee Talk


Mar. 6th – Apr. 24th and May 1st – June 26th
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.


Fridays, July 6th – August 31st

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


Dates: March 6th & 20th, April 3rd & 17th
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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.



July 9th – Aug. 27th (Centre closed Aug. 6th)
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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. Dessert and coffee served each week.

Korean Group


May 5th to June 23rd (no class May 19th)
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.