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 (Dec 19th)

December 19th: A Dog’s Journey

January 9th: The Grizzlies
January 30th: Late Night
February 13th: The White Crow
February 27th: Downton Abbey

Purchase Tickets

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


Jan. 28th – Captain’s Table
(8-1823 Portage Ave)

Feb. 25th – Boston Pizza
(2517 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 (Jan. 15th – May 13th) (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.


Jan. 29th – “Women Talking” Mirian Toews,

Feb. 26th – “Book of Birds” L.M. Bryski

at 1:30pm


Wednesdays, September 11th – December 18th

(New Session starts Jan. 15th)
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


December 4th, 18th

January 15th and 29th

February 12th and 26th

Wii Sports

Starts January 15th

1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Cost: $2 non-members

Coffee Talk


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

Jan. 14th – Feb. 27th

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
(New session starts Jan. 10th)

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

Tuesdays 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

December 10th

January 21st, February 4th and 18th

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

Starts January 6th (Centre closed February 17th)

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.