The Stratford Lakeside Active Adults Association (55+) is an organization of people, clubs and programs that are made available at the Kiwanis Community Centre. Activities are open to those who are fifty-five years of age and older, as well as those not yet fifty-five years of age, but completely retired.
The Association has an annual membership fee, and "early bird" fees apply if paid before January 30th of each year. If you wish to become a member or have additional questions, stop in at the Kiwanis Community Centre office or call 519-271-4310.
Give the gift of fun, social health and friendship. The 2017 annual membership is $30.00 per person (early bird membership is $25 until January 31/17), and as member, you can participate in the many programs and activities noted below. As well, the Association offers a variety of special courses, services, events and day trips.
Apply for your membership at the Kiwanis Community Centre, 111 Lakeside Drive, Monday through Friday from 8:30 am - 12 noon and 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm. For more information, please call us at 519-271-4310.
Flamboro Downs, Dundas
Monday, February 6th, 2017
$17/member or $19/non member. Includes transportation, $10 slot play, and driver's tip. Pre-register by visiting the Kiwanis Community Centre or by calling 519-271-4310.
"The Bodyguard", Ed Mirvish Theatre, Toronto
Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
|BINGO||Third Thursday of the Month, expect July, August, December||7:00PM||$3.00|
|Cribarama/ Euchrerama||Second Friday of the Month, except July and August||10:00AM||$8.00(includes lunch)|
|Pepperama||Fourth Friday of the Month, except July, August, and December||10:00AM||$8.00 (includes lunch)|
The following is a calendar of classes under our Healthy Active Aging program. See below for full descriptions and details.
|Starts January 11||Keep Fit with Tini|
|January 12 - March 9, 2017||Get to 150 Accelerated Walking Club|
|January 18 - February 8, 2017||LivFit with Diane Hernden|
|January 23 - February 27, 2017||Yoga with Brad Seftel|
Keep Fit with Tini
Date: Starts January 11th, Wednesdays and Fridays
Time:10:00 - 11:00am
Location: Kiwanis Community Centre, Room C&D
Registration: Purchase your pass in the main office of the Kiwanis Community Centre.
Description: Tini Pel was a professional ballet teacher for nearly 60 years, and has developed a gentle but thorough exercise program for active adults. Exercises are paired to beautiful music, and can be adapted to individual needs and/or limitations.
Get to 150 - Accelerated Walking Club
Date: Thursdays, January 12 - March 9, 2017 (9 week session)
Time: 1:30 - 2:30pm
Cost: First three weeks free, final 6 Thursdays are $12/member
Location: Stratford Burnside Agriplex
Registration: Attend first 3 weeks for free. Then, pre-register for remainder of the program no later than January 31st at the Kiwanis Community Centre or by calling 519-271-4310.
Description: Walk fast with friends toward the magic 150 cardio minutes of moderate intensity physical activity per week, as recommended by experts on healthy aging. Set and achieve goals for improvement using interesting walking drills and a fitness circuit to improve your walking speed and stamina. Led by qualified instructors, each person will work at his/her own level, and we'll have a few laughs along the way.
Certified Seniors' Fitness Instructor, retired teacher who loves theatre, reading, clogging at Judy's and all that makes Stratford a great place to live.
Race walker, retired teacher, and part-time retail worker who enjoys reading, movies, and her family when she makes time to sit down.
LivFiT Exercise Class, with Diane Hernden
Date: Wednesdays, January 18 - February 8, 2017
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cost: $28/4-week session/member or $8.00/class/member
Location: Kiwanis Community Centre, Beatrice Jordan Auditorium
Registration: Pre-register no later than January 16th at the Kiwanis Community Centre or by calling 519-271-4310.
Description: Back by popular demand, you will be led through a safe and effective group exercise program to increase muscle strength and balance. We welcome individual strengths, abilities and comfort level!
YOGA, with Brad Seftel - All Abilities
Date: Mondays, January 23 - February 27, 2017
Time: 9:00 - 9:45am
Cost: $45/member/6-week session
Location: Kiwanis Community Centre, Room F
Registration: Pre-register no later than January 19th at the Kiwanis Community Centre or by calling 519-271-4310.
Descriptions: Join Brad Seftel, certified yoga instructor for a well-balanced weekly yoga class. Practice postures that facilitate balance and coordination, strength and mobility with a running theme of mindful breathing throughout.
|Activity Seminars, Workshops, Classes, Special Interest|
FOOT CLINICS by Victorian Order of Nurses
Date/Time: Mondays and the 1st Tuesday of the month; 30 minute appointments
BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS
Date/Time: 3rd Tuesdays of the month; 9:30am - 12:00pm
WHEELS TO MEALS
Join us for our Wheels to Meals Program held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 12noon for a hot cooked meal consisting of soup, meat, potatoes, vegetables, salad and dessert.
Date/Time: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, 12:00pm
|Billiards||Weekdays (year round)||9:00am - 5:00pm||$25 per year|
|Bridge - Contract||
Monday, Wednesday, Friday (year-round)
|1:00 - 4:00pm||25 cents per day|
|Bridge - Duplicate||Tuesdays (year-round)||7:00 - 10:30pm||$1.00 per day|
|Carpet Bowling||Wednesdays (year-round)||1:00 - 3:00pm||50 cents per day|
|U.F.O. Craft Club||Tuesdays (year-round)||1:00 - 3:00pm||50 cents per day|
|Cribbage||Thursdays (year-round)||1:30 - 4:00pm||50 cents per day|
|Crokinole||Mondays (October to May)||7:00 - 9:00pm||$1.00 per day|
|Euchre - Recreational||Tuesdays (year-round)||1:15 - 4:30pm||50 cents per day|
|Euchre - Saturday Night||Saturdays (year-round)||7:00 - 10:00pm||50 cents per day|
|Fitness||Monday, Wednesday, Friday
(September to June)
|11:15 - 11:45am||FREE|
Five Pin Bowling -
Mike's Bowling Lanes
(September to April)
Bowling fees plus
$1.00 for club
|Golf - Winter||
Monday - Friday (December to March)
Allman Arena Upper Lobby
|9:30am - 1:00pm||$1.00 per day|
|Keep Fit Class||
Wednesdays and Fridays
(September to June)
|10:00 - 11:00am||$2.00 per class|
|Tuesdays and Fridays
(September to June)
|9:00am - 12:00pm||FREE|
Line Dancing -
|Mondays (year-round)||10:30am-12:00pm||$4.00 per class|
Line Dancing -
|Mondays (year-round)||9am-10:30am||$4.00 per class|
|Painting for Pleasure||Thursdays (September to June)||9:00am-12:00pm||Free with own supplies|
|Pepper||Mondays (year-round)||9:30am-12:00pm||50 cents per day|
|Pickelball-Agriplex Fieldhouse||Monday to Friday (October to May)||9:00am-12:00pm||$72 per season|
|50 cents per day|
|Slo-Pitch Team- Co-Ed||Tuesdays and Thursday (May to August)||9:00-10:30am||$5 per season|
|Solo||Wednesdays (year-round)||1:30-4:00pm||50 centrs per day|
|Tai Chi - Taoist||Tuesdays and Thursdays (Sept to June)||10:00-11:00am||$20 per month|
|Washer Toss||Thursdays (Year-round)||9:30-11:00am||FREE|
|Woodcraft||Monday to Friday||9:00am-4:00pm||$20 per year plus $1 per day|
|9:30am||Special Events Committee Meeting|
|9:00am||Travel Committee Meeting|
|9:30am||Senior Games Committee Meeting|
|9:30am||Advisory Committee Meeting|
|9:30am||Executive Committee Meeting|
All meetings are held at the Kiwanis Community Centre.
Our 2017 Executive is as follows:
|Vice President||Greg Herod|
|Program Director||Brad Hernden|
To get in touch with one of our board members, please call 519-271-4310.
Every two months, we produce an activity bulletin that outlines our regular activities and speical interest seminars, workshops, and classes.
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