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September, 2018

Saturday
1
Out of House
8:30 AM
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Join other Brock House Society members for hikes
Tuesday
4
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Part 10: Political Philosophy - From Plato to Modern Thought
Wednesday
5
Meyer Room
10:00 AM
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Join this active discussion group
Monday
10
Tent/Marquee
Activity Room
8:30 AM
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moderate, mid-level class
Monday
10
Activity Room
Tent/Marquee
9:35 AM
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75 minute mostly moderate level class
Monday
10
Halpern Room
10:30 AM
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Photographers share their travel experiences
Monday
10
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Watch these popular clips with other members while you eat your lunch
Monday
10
Art Room
12:00 PM
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For people who have never played bridge before
Monday
10
Art Room
2:05 PM
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Play of the hand and bidding review
Tuesday
11
Begg Room
8:30 AM
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90 minute class
Tuesday
11
Activity Room
Tent/Marquee
9:15 AM
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Zumba Gold - perfect for active older adults
Tuesday
11
Meyer Room
10:00 AM
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Explore the technique & practice of acting & performance
Tuesday
11
Art Room
10:00 AM
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Aimed at players who know the basics of bridge
Tuesday
11
Begg Room
10:15 AM
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60 minute class
Tuesday
11
Halpern Room
10:30 AM
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Knowledgeable specialists lecture on diverse topics
Tuesday
11
Begg Room
Tent/Marquee
11:30 AM
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For students of all ages & abilities who find traditional yoga uncomfortable
Tuesday
11
Art Room
12:30 PM
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Basic tools to bid in a more competitive game
Tuesday
11
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Join Master Gardener Amanda Jarrett for this interesting & informative session
Wednesday
12
Tent/Marquee
Activity Room
8:30 AM
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Moderate/mid-level class
Wednesday
12
Activity Room
Tent/Marquee
9:35 AM
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A 75 minute mostly moderate level class
Wednesday
12
Halpern Room
Out of House
10:00 AM
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More birding excursions with Graham Sunderland
Wednesday
12
Out of House
11:30 AM
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Visit this gallery, have lunch afterwards
Wednesday
12
Games Room
1:00 PM
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Join this group to study democratic reform
Thursday
13
Begg Room
9:30 AM
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60 minute class
Thursday
13
Art Room
9:30 AM
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Advanced doodle art
Thursday
13
Halpern Room
10:30 AM
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Please make room on your calendar for this exciting literary series!
Thursday
13
Activity Room
Tent/Marquee
11:15 AM
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A mild level exercise class
Friday
14
Begg Room
9:00 AM
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60 minute class
Friday
14
Activity Room
Tent/Marquee
9:30 AM
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Zumba Gold is perfect for active older adults
Friday
14
Halpern Room
10:00 AM
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How is music put together? How do we listen to it? Join Nicolas Krusek to find out!
Friday
14
Begg Room
10:15 AM
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60 minute class
Friday
14
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Join us from 1:00-3:30 for the latest in Brock House entertainment!
Saturday
15
Out of House
12:30 PM
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Shakespeare meets the Beatles, set in Vancouver with a Beatlemania twist! This joyful tribute to love, laughter and music features 20 classic Beatle Songs performed by the cast.
Monday
17
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Continue with 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2
Monday
17
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A class for complete beginners
Monday
17
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Use techniques to explore the magical mixing of water colours
Monday
17
Begg Room
11:15 AM
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For those who have a working knowledge of low intermediate or intermediate French
Monday
17
Begg Room
1:30 PM
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For students who have completed the intermediate course
Monday
17
Halpern Room
1:30 PM
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Local History Series - The history of Jericho Beach and Jericho Beach Park
Tuesday
18
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Visit wineries in the Okanagan
Tuesday
18
Conservatory
8:45 AM
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Continue to review 24 Form & mirror image
Tuesday
18
Halpern Room
9:00 AM
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10 week music therapy program
Tuesday
18
Games Room
11:00 AM
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Basic conversation in an informal setting
Tuesday
18
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Spanish in an informal setting
Tuesday
18
Halpern Room
1:30 PM
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Wine will come alive & gain meaning - includes wine tastings
Wednesday
19
IS103 Fall Birding
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Registered program Sept. 12-Oct. 10. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on IS103 Fall Birding. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details. Today‘s field trip: Maplewood Conservation Area, Deep Cove
Wednesday
19
Mah Jong
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Games Room 12:15-3:30. $1/Session. Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. Convenor: Maribeth Ruckman
Wednesday
19
HW107 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on HW107 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
19
HW103 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on HW103 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
19
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Wednesday
19
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 12:30–3:30. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Wednesday
19
Pole Walkers
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10:00-11:00. Convenor: Mona Kriss. The group meets outside the front entrance of Brock House to walk for an hour. For more information you may contact the convenor at mjkriss78@gmail.com
Wednesday
19
Porcelain Painting
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10:00-Noon, Art Room. Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique. Supplies are available to get you started. We take pleasure in helping each other and guiding beginners.
Wednesday
19
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week’s topic is "What exactly is a ‘refugee‘?"
Wednesday
19
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Practice in the South Room at the Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre. Mondays, 9:30-noon; Wednesdays 1:30-4:00
Wednesday
19
Brock House Orchestra
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Meets every Wednesday at Brock House, 10:00-12:00 in the Begg Room. Director/Conductor: Jeffrey Tseng; Director Emeritus: Ernie Fiedler; Outreach: Phillip Neame.
Wednesday
19
Brock House Chamber Players
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Always looking for new members who play strings, woodwinds or brass! Come by on Wednesday afternoons with your instrument & we will be glad to see you. Setup at 1:00, music from 1:00-3:00
Wednesday
19
Democratic Reform Study Group
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Weekly discussion Group
Wednesday
19
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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10:30-noon. For those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others. Meeting place is in the Conservatory by the door to the Sun Room (west end). Convenor: Maggie Sherlock
Wednesday
19
Croquet
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A casual version of the international game. Wednesdays at 10:30 on the west green, 10:00 for coffee. No registration, simply come and play. Convenor: Frank Jameson
Wednesday
19
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Visit wineries in the Okanagan
Wednesday
19
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Suitable for beginners & those who want to review the 24 Form from the beginning
Wednesday
19
Games Room
10:00 AM
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Will help you write stories created from your memories
Wednesday
19
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Join Master Gardener Amanda Jarrett for this informative session
Thursday
20
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 13-Nov. 29, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 and click on HW115 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
20
HW105 Osteofit
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Registered program Sept. 13-Nov. 29, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 and click on HW105 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
20
Scrabble
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Conservatory 1:00-3:00. Drop In. Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to play have organized this weekly gathering. There are several Scrabble sets in the office games cupboard - including one in French.
Thursday
20
Moh Jong Thursday Group
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Play mah jong on Thursdays! In the Sun Room from 12:00-3:30. No registration necessary. Convenor: Callie Wong
Thursday
20
Esther Birney Literary Arts Series
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To see the complete listing, please go to Sept. 13 and choose Esther Birney Literary Arts Series. Today‘s topic/speaker: Passageways, Dr. Philip Resnik
Thursday
20
Brock House Jazz Band
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Weekly practices at Brock House - feel free to come down and listen. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00
Thursday
20
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Thursday
20
Chess
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Meyer Room 1:00-3:00. All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want you can bring one along. Come in and join us. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Thursday
20
Duplicate Bridge
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12:15-3:30,Begg, Art & Games Rooms,$1/Session
Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be seventeen (17). It is necessary to come with a partner. Convenors:
Margaretta Shirkoff, Sue Girling
Thursday
20
Doodle Art & Beyond
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Registered program Sept. 13-Oct. 18. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on Doodle Art & Beyond. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Thursday
20
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Visit wineries in the Okanagan
Thursday
20
Conservatory
8:45 AM
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Review
Thursday
20
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Curiosity in Chinese culture and Mandarin are all you need to join this beginner class.
Friday
21
Social Bridge
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12:30–3:30 Art or Begg Room. "Unserious” bridge - singles welcome. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenor: Mary Bliss
Friday
21
IS108 How To Listen To Music
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Registered program Sept. 14-Oct. 19. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on IS108 How to Listen to Music (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
21
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 9:45-12:45. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Friday
21
Writers' Circle
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Meyer Room, 10:00-12:00. An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others‘ work-in-progress. Convenor: Pat Ajello
Friday
21
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Friday
21
HW119 Zumba
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW119 Zumba (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
21
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Srs. Ctr. Fridays, 9:30-11:45.
Friday
21
Artists' Group
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9:00-12:30 Art Room. All welcome to visit and participate in any medium. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Convenor: Gillian Olson
Friday
21
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: A Passage to India.
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Friday
21
HW117 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW117 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
21
HW116 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 9:00-10:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW116 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
21
Begg Room
2:00 PM
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Free lectures offered by Langara College faculty
Saturday
22
Brock House Hikers
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the co-ordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Whyte Lake Leader: Katie, 738-8189
Monday
24
Playreading
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Convenor: Penny Pearson. Come to read and enjoy plays in a firendly and supportive atmosphere. English reading and speaking skills are required. No acting experience is necessary.
Monday
24
Sing-A-Long Group
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Brighten your day by joining this lively group of gleeful senior songsters on Monday afternoons from 1:30-3:00
Monday
24
LG103 Advanced French
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Registered program Sept. 17-Nov. 26, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to September 17 and click on LG103 Advanced French.
Monday
24
Lunch With TED - Ideas Worth Spreading
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Series runs Sept. 10-Nov. 5, 12:00-1:00. Today‘s topic: More Birds
Monday
24
Supervised Bridge Play
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Registered program Sept. 10-Nov. 26, 2:05-3:35. To check availability, go to Sept. 10 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on Supervised Bridge Play. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Monday
24
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Monday
24
Yarns & Needlecraft
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9:30-11:30. Members of this group knit, sew and crochet hand-crafted projects to sell at the Brock House Society fairs. New members of all experience levels-including novices-are welcome.
Monday
24
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 12:30–3:30. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Monday
24
Travel Series
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10:30-noon. This week‘s topic/photographer: Life on a Dutch Houseboat/A Journey into the Zuiderzee‘s Past, Rose Taylor
Monday
24
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Practice in the South Room at the Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre. Mondays, 9:30-noon; Wednesdays 1:30-4:00
Monday
24
Computer Drop-In
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Computer Room 1:00-3:00 These sessions are available for members who require assistance using computers or with certain programs. You must know how to use computers. You may use computers on your own.
Convenors: John Dent/David Harding/Brian Luchak
Monday
24
Absolute Beginners Bridge
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Registered program Sept. 10-Nov.26, 12:00-2:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 10 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on Absolute Beginners Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Monday
24
AR101 Magical Mixing Of Watercolours
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Registered program Sept. 17-Nov. 19, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 17 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on AR101 Magical Mixing of Watercolours. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Monday
24
HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 26, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 10 and click on HW102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Monday
24
LG101 Beginners Conversational French
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Registered program Sept. 17-Nov. 26, 9:30-11:00. To check availability, go to September 17 and click on LG101 Beginner’s Conversational French.
Monday
24
LG102 Intermediate French
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Registered program Sept. 17-Nov. 26, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to September 17 and click on LG102 Intermediate French.
Monday
24
HW106 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 10-Nov. 26, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Sept. 10 and click on HW106 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Monday
24
HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2
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Registered program Sept. 10-Nov. 26, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Sept. 10 and click on HW111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 2 (visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Monday
24
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Local History Series - The history of Jericho Beach and Jericho Beach Park
Tuesday
25
HW114 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 27, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 and click on HW114 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
HW118 Zumba
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 27, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 and click on HW118 Zumba (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 27, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 and click on HW110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review (will become visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
HW113 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 27, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 and click on HW113 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
Philosophy Reading & Discussion Group
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Group meets from 1:15-3:00. Please contact the convenor through the office before attending for the first time.
Tuesday
25
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Tuesday
25
IS102 Drink Up! Wine Fundamentals
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Registered program Sept. 18-Oct. 23. To check availability, go to Sept. 18 and click on IS102 Drink Up! Wine Fundamentals (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
Lecture Series
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Series runs Sept. 11 to Dec. 4, 10:30-11:30. For complete information, go to Sept. 11 and click on Lecture Series. Today‘s Lecture: Youth in BC Today, Katie Hyslop
Tuesday
25
HW108 Chair Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov. 27, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 and click on HW108 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Srs. Ctr. Fridays, 9:30-11:45.
Tuesday
25
Brock House Choir
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Practice at the Seniors‘ Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15
Tuesday
25
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov.6, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Tuesday
25
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program Sept. 11-Nov.6, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 11 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Tuesday
25
Chess
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Meyer Room 1:00-3:00. All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want you can bring one along. Come in and join us. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Tuesday
25
HW101 Meet in the Music
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Registered program Sept. 18-Nov. 20, 9:00-10:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 18 and click on HW101 Meet in the Music. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
25
Brock House Players
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Explore the technique & practice of acting & performance.
Tuesday
25
Canasta
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Do you remember hot times around the kitchen table playing canasta? More relaxed than bridge and more fun than cribbage! Join Christine Albert and others for a lively game once a week. In the Conservatory, 1:30-3:30. Drop In.
Tuesday
25
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Begin to build a family tree to 4 or 5 generations
Wednesday
26
Mah Jong
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Games Room 12:15-3:30. $1/Session. Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. Convenor: Maribeth Ruckman
Wednesday
26
Pole Walkers
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10:00-11:00. Convenor: Mona Kriss. The group meets outside the front entrance of Brock House to walk for an hour. For more information you may contact the convenor at mjkriss78@gmail.com
Wednesday
26
HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on HW109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
26
IS103 Fall Birding
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Registered program Sept. 12-Oct. 10. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on IS103 Fall Birding. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details. Today‘s field trip: Lost Lagoon & Siwash Rock
Wednesday
26
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Wednesday
26
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program Sept. 19-Nov. 7, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 19 and click on WR101 Write from the Heart.
Wednesday
26
Porcelain Painting
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10:00-Noon, Art Room. Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique. Supplies are available to get you started. We take pleasure in helping each other and guiding beginners.
Wednesday
26
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 12:30–3:30. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Wednesday
26
HW107 Stretch & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on HW107 Stretch & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
26
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Practice in the South Room at the Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre. Mondays, 9:30-noon; Wednesdays 1:30-4:00
Wednesday
26
Croquet
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A casual version of the international game. Wednesdays at 10:30 on the west green, 10:00 for coffee. No registration, simply come and play. Convenor: Frank Jameson
Wednesday
26
Brock House Chamber Players
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Always looking for new members who play strings, woodwinds or brass! Come by on Wednesday afternoons with your instrument & we will be glad to see you. Setup at 1:00, music from 1:00-3:00
Wednesday
26
Brock House Orchestra
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Meets every Wednesday at Brock House, 10:00-12:00 in the Begg Room. Director/Conductor: Jeffrey Tseng; Director Emeritus: Ernie Fiedler; Outreach: Phillip Neame.
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Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30. This week’s topic is the current "Hot Topic"
Wednesday
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HW103 Balance, Posture & Strength
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Registered program Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 12 and click on HW103 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
26
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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10:30-noon. For those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others. Meeting place is in the Conservatory by the door to the Sun Room (west end). Convenor: Maggie Sherlock
Wednesday
26
Democratic Reform Study Group
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Weekly discussion Group
Wednesday
26
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Dr. John Blatherwick starts off the Laughter is the Best Medicine Series
Wednesday
26
Halpern Room
1:30 PM
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Presentations which highlight some of the issues seniors face as we transition through our retirement years
Wednesday
26
Tent/Marquee
6:00 PM
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Brock House Society & Brock House Restaurant - Dinner & the Latest in Fall Fashions by Tenth & Proper
Thursday
27
LG104 Mandarin By Ms. Gong
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Registered program Sept. 20-Nov. 22, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to September 20 and click on LG104 Mandarin by Ms. Gong.
Thursday
27
HW115 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 13-Nov. 29, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 and click on HW115 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
27
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Thursday
27
Scrabble
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Conservatory 1:00-3:00. Drop In. Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to play have organized this weekly gathering. There are several Scrabble sets in the office games cupboard - including one in French.
Thursday
27
Moh Jong Thursday Group
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Play mah jong on Thursdays! In the Sun Room from 12:00-3:30. No registration necessary. Convenor: Callie Wong
Thursday
27
Doodle Art & Beyond
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Registered program Sept. 13-Oct. 18. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 (will become visible on Aug. 22) and click on Doodle Art & Beyond. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for details
Thursday
27
Chess
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Meyer Room 1:00-3:00. All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want you can bring one along. Come in and join us. Brock House ladies welcome. Convenors: A. Ramirez, R. Wooldridge
Thursday
27
Brock House Jazz Band
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Weekly practices at Brock House - feel free to come down and listen. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00
Thursday
27
HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program Sept. 13-Nov. 29, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 and click on HW112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review (will become visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
27
HW105 Osteofit
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Registered program Sept. 13-Nov. 29, 11:15-12:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 13 and click on HW105 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
27
Duplicate Bridge
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12:15-3:30,Begg, Art & Games Rooms,$1/Session
Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be seventeen (17). It is necessary to come with a partner. Convenors:
Margaretta Shirkoff, Sue Girling
Thursday
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Stan Markotich answers a Brock House Society members question
Friday
28
Social Bridge
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12:30–3:30 Art or Begg Room. "Unserious” bridge - singles welcome. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenor: Mary Bliss
Friday
28
Mad Men Lectures
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Registered program Sept. 21-Sept. 28, 2:00-3:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 21 and click on Mad Men Lectures.
Friday
28
IS108 How To Listen To Music
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Registered program Sept. 14-Oct. 19. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on IS108 How to Listen to Music (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
28
Writers' Circle
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Meyer Room, 10:00-12:00. An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others‘ work-in-progress. Convenor: Pat Ajello
Friday
28
Woodworkers & Workshop
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Woodworkers hours: Mon & Thurs, 9:00-noon. Workshop available to members experienced with woodworking machinery during these hours: Mon. & Thurs. noon-3:45; Tues, Wed & Fri 9:00-3:45. Contact convenor, Bill Ramey, to use the shop.
Friday
28
Table Tennis
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Activity Room 9:45-12:45. Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis! Table tennis actually has many health and wellness benefits. Convenors: Doug Smith, Keith Bramwell
Friday
28
HW119 Zumba
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW119 Zumba (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
28
Brock House Big Band
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Rehearsals: Aberthau (WPG Community Centre) Tuesdays, 10:00-11:30; Kerrisdale Srs. Ctr. Fridays, 9:30-11:45.
Friday
28
Artists' Group
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9:00-12:30 Art Room. All welcome to visit and participate in any medium. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Convenor: Gillian Olson
Friday
28
HW117 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW117 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
28
HW116 Yoga
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Registered program Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 9:00-10:00. To check availability, go to Sept. 14 and click on HW116 Yoga (becomes visible Aug. 22). Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Fall Program for program details
Friday
28
Friday Movies
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Today‘s movie: Waking Ned Devine
Cost is one toonie ($2.00), open to the public.
Saturday
29
Brock House Hikers
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the co-ordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Old Buck Trail to Quarry Rock Leader: Chon, 716-9893
Saturday
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See a world-class museum of arts and cultures