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December, 2017

Friday
1
Friday Movies
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1:00-3:00 Cost $2.00 Queen of Katwe - the true story of Phiona Mutesi, who started playing chess to get out of Kampala‘s slums.
Friday
1
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
1
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
Friday
1
FH120 Zumba Friday
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Registered program Sept. 15-Dec. 1, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 15 and click on FH120 Zumba. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Friday
1
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
1
FH117 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program Sept. 15-Dec. 8, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 15 and click on FH117 Yoga 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Friday
1
FH118 Yoga Friday 2nd class
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Registered program Sept. 15-Dec. 8, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 15 and click on FH118 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Saturday
2
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 coordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Stanley Park, leader Cathie, 683-1083
Monday
4
Sing-A-Long Group
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Conservatory, 1:30-3:30. Pianist: Leora Williams,Convenor: Alex Curror. Brighten your day; leave your worries on the door step; come on over to the sunny side and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society’s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
4
Play Reading
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Convenors: Steven Jung, Penny Pearson
Monday
4
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
4
Yarns & Needlecrafts
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9:30-11:30, Meyer Room. Members of this group knit, sew & crochet handcrafted projects to sell at the Brock House Fairs. We welcome new members of all experience levels-including novices-who weave, quilt, embroider, or do any type of needlecrafts.
Monday
4
Travel Series
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Photographers share their travel experiences. For complete details go to Sept. 11 & click on Travel Series. Today‘s Talk: Canada‘s colourful heartland - Ontario, John Smith
Monday
4
FH106 Music Therapy
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Registered program Sept. 18-Nov. 24, registration begins Aug. 22. To check availability, go to Sept. 18 and click on FH106 Music Therapy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Monday
4
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
4
FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review & 48 Form Pt. 2
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Registered program Sept. 25-Dec. 4, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 28 and click on FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Review & 48 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Monday
4
Lunch With TED
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Pick up your lunch from the cafeteria & join the convenors for a selection of TED videos
Monday
4
IS101 Art History
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Registered program Oct. 16 to Dec. 4, registration begins Aug. 23. To check availability, go to Oct. 13 and click on IS101 Art History. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
5
Lecture Series
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Knowledgeable specialists lecture on diverse topics. For details about today‘s presentation, please go to September 12 and click on Lecture Series
Tuesday
5
Philosophy Reading & Discussion Group
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Games Room 1:15-3:00 Series runs September 14 - November 16. For complete information, go to September 12 and click on Philosophy Reading & Discussion Group. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
5
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
Tuesday
5
Acting 101 - Brock House Players
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Join Director Eva Lister to explore the technique and practice of acting & performance.
Tuesday
5
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
5
FH108 Tai Chi Beginning 24 Form
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Registered program Sept. 26-Dec. 5, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 26 and click on Tai Chi Beginning 24 Form. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Wednesday
6
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
6
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
6
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. Convenor: Merva Cottle
Wednesday
6
Discussion Series
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Series runs September 13 to December 20. For weekly topics please go to September 13 and click on Discussion Series
Wednesday
6
Brock House Chamber Players
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Begg Room 12:30-3:00 Director: Jim Whittaker
We are always looking for talented members who play a stringed instrument! Come by to see us on Wednesday afternoon with your instrument and we will be glad to see you.
Wednesday
6
Brock House Orchestra
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Begg Room, 10:00-noon Director/Conductor: Jeffrey Tseng,Director Emeritus: Ernie Fiedler, Outreach: Ann Foster. The Orchestra meets every Wednesday at Brock House. Currently there are openings for musicians.
Wednesday
6
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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Convenor: Maggie Sherlock Sun Room, 10:30-noon
This activity is 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).
Wednesday
6
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This delightful event has become a special Brock House Society tradition
Wednesday
6
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This delightful event has become a Brock House Society tradition!
Wednesday
6
Conservatory
12:00 PM
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This delightful annual event has become a special Brock House Society tradition
Wednesday
6
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This delightful annual event become a special Brock House Society tradition
Thursday
7
Esther Birney Lecture Series
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Series runs September 14 – December 7. For complete information, go to September 14 and click on Esther Birney Lecture Series. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
7
FH111 Tai Chi 48 Form Review
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Registered program Sept. 28-Dec. 7, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 28 and click on Tai Chi 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
7
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
7
Brock House Jazz Band
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Halpern/Activity Room, 1:00-3:00 Leader: Rob Arseneau. The Brock House Jazz Band is a small group of musicians who enjoy playing Old Style Jazz. At present there are no vacancies.
Thursday
7
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
7
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. It is necessary to come with a partner. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenors: Margaretta Shirkoff & Sue Girling
Thursday
7
Halpern Room
1:30 PM
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Linda Grey, author of the book "First Nations 101" presents a lecture for Brock House Society members
Friday
8
Friday Movies
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1:00-3:00 Cost $2.00 Hidden Figures - The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Friday
8
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
8
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
Friday
8
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
8
FH117 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program Sept. 15-Dec. 8, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 15 and click on FH117 Yoga 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Friday
8
FH118 Yoga Friday 2nd class
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Registered program Sept. 15-Dec. 8, registration begins Aug. 21. To check availability, go to Sept. 15 and click on FH118 Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Saturday
9
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 coordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Capilano Canyon, leader John W. 565-6294
Saturday
9
Out of House
10:00 AM
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Kick off the holiday season wtih family & friends by hopping aboard the 9th Annual Polar Express
Monday
11
Sing-A-Long Group
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Conservatory, 1:30-3:30. Pianist: Leora Williams,Convenor: Alex Curror. Brighten your day; leave your worries on the door step; come on over to the sunny side and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society’s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
11
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
11
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
11
Play Reading
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Convenors: Steven Jung, Penny Pearson
Tuesday
12
Philosophy Reading & Discussion Group
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Games Room 1:15-3:00 Series runs September 14 - November 16. For complete information, go to September 12 and click on Philosophy Reading & Discussion Group. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Tuesday
12
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
Tuesday
12
Acting 101 - Brock House Players
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Join Director Eva Lister to explore the technique and practice of acting & performance.
Tuesday
12
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
Wednesday
13
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
13
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
13
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. Convenor: Merva Cottle
Wednesday
13
Discussion Series
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Series runs September 13 to December 20. For weekly topics please go to September 13 and click on Discussion Series
Wednesday
13
Brock House Chamber Players
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Begg Room 12:30-3:00 Director: Jim Whittaker
We are always looking for talented members who play a stringed instrument! Come by to see us on Wednesday afternoon with your instrument and we will be glad to see you.
Wednesday
13
Brock House Orchestra
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Begg Room, 10:00-noon Director/Conductor: Jeffrey Tseng,Director Emeritus: Ernie Fiedler, Outreach: Ann Foster. The Orchestra meets every Wednesday at Brock House. Currently there are openings for musicians.
Wednesday
13
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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Convenor: Maggie Sherlock Sun Room, 10:30-noon
This activity is 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).
Thursday
14
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
14
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. It is necessary to come with a partner. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenors: Margaretta Shirkoff & Sue Girling
Thursday
14
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
14
Conservatory
1:45 PM
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The Classic Carollers - an entertaining & fun experience!
Friday
15
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
15
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
Friday
15
Friday Movies
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1:00-3:00 Cost $2.00 Rare Birds - A down-and-out restaurateur and his neighbor hatch a plan to lure luminaries to their small Newfoundland town.
Friday
15
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
15
Friday Book Club
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Meyer Room, 1:15-3:15. Last Friday of month Convenor: Francine Panet-Raymond. The group is limited in number. Please contact the convenor through the Brock House office for more information.
Saturday
16
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 coordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Mosquito Creek, leader Jane: 264-1250
Monday
18
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
18
Play Reading
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Meyer Room, 1:00-3:00. Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Convenors: Steven Jung, Penny Pearson
Monday
18
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
Tuesday
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
Tuesday
19
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
Wednesday
20
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
20
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. Convenor: Merva Cottle
Wednesday
20
Cryptic Crosswords Group
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Convenor: Maggie Sherlock Sun Room, 10:30-noon
This activity is 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).
Wednesday
20
Discussion Series
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Series runs September 13 to December 20. For weekly topics please go to September 13 and click on Discussion Series
Thursday
21
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
21
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. It is necessary to come with a partner. On-going unless otherwise advised. Convenors: Margaretta Shirkoff & Sue Girling
Thursday
21
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
Friday
22
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
Friday
22
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
Saturday
23
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 coordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Pacific Spirit Park, leader Grace, 261-4498
Monday
25
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Christmas Day
Tuesday
26
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Boxing Day
Friday
29
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
Friday
29
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
Saturday
30
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 coordinators or the hike leader prior to your first hike. Today‘s hike: Steveston Dikes, leader Ruth, 738-5094