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February, 2018

Thursday
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Lifewriting
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Meyer Room 10:00 – 12:00. Series runs January 11-March 15. For complete information, go to January 11 and click on LifeWriting. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
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FH115 Yoga Thursday
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH115 Yoga Thursday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
1
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
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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
1
FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
1
Brock House Jazz Band
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Leader: Rob Arseneau. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00 in either the Halpern Room or the Activity Room. The Brock House Jazz Band is a small group of musicians who enjoy playing Old Style Jazz.
Thursday
1
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Thursday
1
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
1
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
1
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This introductory course is designed to teach people who have no previous experience in solving cryptic crossword puzzles.
Thursday
1
Halpern Room
10:30 AM
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This winter we explore "Stories so big they need to be sung"
Friday
2
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
2
IS103 Legendary Performers
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Registered program January 19-February 23, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on IS103 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
2
Friday Movies
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Join us on Friday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:30 for the latest in Brock House entertainment! Cost: One Toonie ($2.00) - correct change, please! Today‘s movie: "Maudie"
Friday
2
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
2
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
2
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
2
Wicked Women
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Lectures presented by Langara College faculty. Today‘s lecture: Morgan Le Fay and Guinevere: Bad Girls of King Arthur‘s Court, Jessica Hemming
Friday
2
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Friday
2
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Friday
2
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
2
FH104 Osteofit Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
2
FH119 Zumba Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH119 Zumba Friday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
2
FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
2
FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:00-10:10. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Saturday
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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: Jug Island. Leader: Jane, 264-1250
Monday
5
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
5
Sing-A-Long
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In the Conservatory from 1:30-3:00. Pianist: Leora Williams, with Joane Sunahara on recorder. Brighten your day, come and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society‘s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
5
Lunch With TED
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Join the convenors for a variety of TED Talk videos. Today‘s Theme: Nature & Beauty
Monday
5
LG102 Intermediate Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG102 Intermediate Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
LG103 Advanced Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG103 Advanced Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
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
5
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
5
Travel Series
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10:30-noon. Photographers share their travel experiences. Today‘s talk: Mexico: Exploring San Miguel de Allende and Environs, Don Forsyth & Elizabeth Barthel
Monday
5
Supervised Bridge Play
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 2:05-3:35. Registration begins Jan. 3. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on Supervised Bridge Play. Not a member? Go to About/DocumentsPrograms/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
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
Monday
5
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Mon. 9:30-noon, Conductors Grace Lau & Cheryl McHugh
Wed. 1:30-4:00, Conductor Jeong Hur
Monday
5
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
5
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Monday
5
Absolute Beginners Bridge
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 12:00-2:00. Registration begins Jan. 3. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on Absolute Beginners Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
AR102 Winter Watercolour - Frosted Patterns & Dappled Forms
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Registered program January 15-March 12, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on AR102 Winter Watercolour. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
FH111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 1
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH111 Tai Chi 24 Form Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 1. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
LG101 Beginner's Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 9:30-11:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG101 Beginners Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
FH108 Music Therapy
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH108 Music Therapy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
FH101 Balance, Posture & Strength Mondays
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH101 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
5
FH105 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind Monday
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH105 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:15-11:15 To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
FH118 Zumba Tuesday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH118 Zumba Tuesday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
Lecture Series
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Halpern Room, 10:30-11:30. This week‘s lecture: Child and family poverty in BC: Causes, effects and solutions, Adienne Montranai, Provincial Coordinator, First Call
Tuesday
6
Spanish Conversation Intermediate
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, noon-1:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Intermediate. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
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
6
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
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Spanish Conversation Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, 11:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
FH107 Chair Yoga
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Tuesday
6
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
Acting 101 - Brock House Players
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10:00-noon, Meyer Room. Members of the Players meet most Tuesdays to explore technique & the practice of acting & performance. Director: Eva Lister. Learn stage etiquette, how to move on stage & more. Please come & see if you are interested.
Tuesday
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AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling
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Registered program January 23-March 13, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to January 23 and click on AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
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
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FH103 Osteofit Monday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
6
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Tuesday
6
Brock House Choir
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Practices held at the Seniors Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre, on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15.
Tuesday
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Conservatory
1:45 PM
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Paulina Harskamp, Eileen Deros & Tony Roper comprise "I DIVI". They will perform solos & duets from opera, operetta & Broadway
Wednesday
7
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
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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
7
FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
7
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
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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
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WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program January 17-March 7, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on WR101 Write from the heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
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Services For Seniors
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Series runs January 17 to March 14, 1:30-3:00. Today‘s lecture: Why Lifelong Learning? Rosalyn Kaplan
Wednesday
7
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
7
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
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Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Mon. 9:30-noon, Conductors Grace Lau & Cheryl McHugh
Wed. 1:30-4:00, Conductor Jeong Hur
Wednesday
7
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Wednesday
7
Brock House Chamber Players
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Wednesdays, 12:30-3:00, Begg Room. 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. Set-up 12:30, music from 1:00-3:00
Wednesday
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FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
7
FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
7
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
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Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30 This week‘s topic "Does Canada owe anything to First Nations living in the Canadian North and Territories?"
Wednesday
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Enjoy the 30th Anniversary of the Flower Show
Wednesday
7
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Learn how to make your Windows 10 computer meet your needs
Wednesday
7
Meyer Room
12:30 PM
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Have you ever wondered what all the things in the Settings are are for?
Thursday
8
FH115 Yoga Thursday
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH115 Yoga Thursday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
8
FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
8
Lifewriting
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Meyer Room 10:00 – 12:00. Series runs January 11-March 15. For complete information, go to January 11 and click on LifeWriting. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
8
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
8
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
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Esther Birney Lecture Series
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Halpern Room, 10:30-11:45. This week‘s Opera is "The Rise of Opera Buffa: Mozart‘s ‘The Marriage of Figaro‘ Part 2"
Thursday
8
Brock House Jazz Band
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Leader: Rob Arseneau. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00 in either the Halpern Room or the Activity Room. The Brock House Jazz Band is a small group of musicians who enjoy playing Old Style Jazz.
Thursday
8
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Thursday
8
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
8
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
8
Cryptic Crosswords For Beginners
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Registered program Feb. 1 to Mar. 22, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 1 and click on Cryptic Crosswords for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
8
Halpern Room
12:30 PM
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Dr. Stan Markotich teaches a six week class that covers Albania from the origins of its nationalism through to current times.
Friday
9
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
9
IS103 Legendary Performers
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Registered program January 19-February 23, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on IS103 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
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Friday Movies
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Join us on Friday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:30 for the latest in Brock House entertainment! Cost: One Toonie ($2.00) - correct change, please! Today‘s movie: "Manchester by the Sea"
Friday
9
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
9
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
9
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
9
Wicked Women
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Lectures presented by Langara College faculty. Today‘s lecture: Shajar al-Durr: Schemeing Sultana of Egypt, Niall Christie
Friday
9
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Friday
9
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Friday
9
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
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FH104 Osteofit Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
9
FH119 Zumba Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH119 Zumba Friday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
9
FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
9
FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:00-10:10. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
9
Dynasty Restaurant
10:00 AM
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Celebrate Chinese New Year with other members and their guests
Saturday
10
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: Twin Canyons. Leader: Margit, 224-6627
Tuesday
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FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:15-11:15 To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
FH118 Zumba Tuesday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH118 Zumba Tuesday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
Lecture Series
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Halpern Room, 10:30-11:30. This week‘s lecture: YVR Art Plan, Rita Beiks, Curator, Vancouver Airport Art Collection
Tuesday
13
Spanish Conversation Intermediate
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, noon-1:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Intermediate. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
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
13
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
13
Spanish Conversation Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, 11:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
FH107 Chair Yoga
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Tuesday
13
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
Acting 101 - Brock House Players
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10:00-noon, Meyer Room. Members of the Players meet most Tuesdays to explore technique & the practice of acting & performance. Director: Eva Lister. Learn stage etiquette, how to move on stage & more. Please come & see if you are interested.
Tuesday
13
AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling
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Registered program January 23-March 13, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to January 23 and click on AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
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
13
FH103 Osteofit Monday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
13
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Tuesday
13
Brock House Choir
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Practices held at the Seniors Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre, on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15.
Wednesday
14
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
14
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
14
FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
14
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
14
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
14
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program January 17-March 7, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on WR101 Write from the heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
14
Services For Seniors
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Series runs January 17 to March 14, 1:30-3:00. Today‘s lecture: Adult Day Programs: how do they support seniors and family caregivers in your community? Kara Turner
Wednesday
14
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
14
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
14
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Mon. 9:30-noon, Conductors Grace Lau & Cheryl McHugh
Wed. 1:30-4:00, Conductor Jeong Hur
Wednesday
14
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Wednesday
14
Brock House Chamber Players
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Wednesdays, 12:30-3:00, Begg Room. 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. Set-up 12:30, music from 1:00-3:00
Wednesday
14
FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
14
FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
14
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
14
Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30 This week‘s topic "Is the world running out of fresh water?"
Wednesday
14
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Get more comfortable with your Android phone
Wednesday
14
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Learn how to subscribe to audio and/or video podcasts
Thursday
15
IS101 Albania
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Registered program February 8 – March 22, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to February 8 and click on IS101 Albania. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
15
FH115 Yoga Thursday
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH115 Yoga Thursday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
15
FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
15
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
15
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
15
Lifewriting
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Meyer Room 10:00 – 12:00. Series runs January 11-March 15. For complete information, go to January 11 and click on LifeWriting. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
15
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
15
Brock House Jazz Band
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Leader: Rob Arseneau. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00 in either the Halpern Room or the Activity Room. The Brock House Jazz Band is a small group of musicians who enjoy playing Old Style Jazz.
Thursday
15
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Thursday
15
Esther Birney Lecture Series
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Halpern Room, 10:30-11:45. This week‘s Opera is "The rise of Opera Buffa: Mozart‘s ‘The Marriage of Figaro‘ Part 3.
Thursday
15
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
15
Cryptic Crosswords For Beginners
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Registered program Feb. 1 to Mar. 22, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 1 and click on Cryptic Crosswords for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Thursday
15
Art Room
9:30 AM
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Have fun designing and colouring your own "Doodle Art".
Friday
16
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
16
IS103 Legendary Performers
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Registered program January 19-February 23, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on IS103 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
16
Friday Movies
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Join us on Friday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:30 for the latest in Brock House entertainment! Cost: One Toonie ($2.00) - correct change, please! Today‘s movie: "Going in Style"
Friday
16
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
16
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
16
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
16
Wicked Women
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Lectures presented by Langara College faculty. Today‘s lecture: Artemisia Gentileschi: Heroine of the Baroque, Alena Buis
Friday
16
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Friday
16
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Friday
16
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
16
FH104 Osteofit Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
16
FH119 Zumba Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH119 Zumba Friday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
16
FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
16
FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:00-10:10. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Saturday
17
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: Sasamat/Belcarra Crossover. Leader: Charles, 224-6627
Monday
19
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
19
Sing-A-Long
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In the Conservatory from 1:30-3:00. Pianist: Leora Williams, with Joane Sunahara on recorder. Brighten your day, come and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society‘s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
19
Lunch With TED
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Join the convenors for a variety of TED Talk videos. Today‘s Theme: Novels
Monday
19
LG102 Intermediate Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG102 Intermediate Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
LG103 Advanced Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG103 Advanced Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
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.
Monday
19
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
19
Travel Series
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10:30-noon. Photographers share their travel experiences. Today‘s talk: Spain: Walking (and Biking) the El Camino, Wendy Roayl
Monday
19
Supervised Bridge Play
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 2:05-3:35. Registration begins Jan. 3. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on Supervised Bridge Play. Not a member? Go to About/DocumentsPrograms/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
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
Monday
19
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Mon. 9:30-noon, Conductors Grace Lau & Cheryl McHugh
Wed. 1:30-4:00, Conductor Jeong Hur
Monday
19
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
19
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Monday
19
Absolute Beginners Bridge
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 12:00-2:00. Registration begins Jan. 3. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on Absolute Beginners Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
AR102 Winter Watercolour - Frosted Patterns & Dappled Forms
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Registered program January 15-March 12, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on AR102 Winter Watercolour. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
FH111 Tai Chi 24 Form, Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 1
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH111 Tai Chi 24 Form Mirror Image & 48 Form Part 1. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
LG101 Beginner's Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 9:30-11:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG101 Beginners Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
FH108 Music Therapy
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH108 Music Therapy. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
FH101 Balance, Posture & Strength Mondays
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH101 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
19
FH105 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind Monday
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on FH105 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:15-11:15 To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH114 Yoga Tuesday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
FH118 Zumba Tuesday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 9:15-10:15. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH118 Zumba Tuesday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH110 Tai Chi 24 Form Part 2. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 8:30-10:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH113 Yoga Tuesday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
Lecture Series
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Halpern Room, 10:30-11:30. This week‘s lecture: What is happening in BC forests, Dr. Gordon Weetman, UBC Forestry
Tuesday
20
Spanish Conversation Intermediate
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, noon-1:00. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Intermediate. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
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.
Tuesday
20
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
20
Spanish Conversation Beginners
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Registered program Jan. 23 to Feb. 27, 11:00-noon. To check availability, go to Jan. 23 and click on Spanish Conversation Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
FH107 Chair Yoga
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 11:30-12:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH107 Chair Yoga. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Tuesday
20
BR101 Advanced Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR101 Advanced Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
Acting 101 - Brock House Players
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10:00-noon, Meyer Room. Members of the Players meet most Tuesdays to explore technique & the practice of acting & performance. Director: Eva Lister. Learn stage etiquette, how to move on stage & more. Please come & see if you are interested.
Tuesday
20
AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling
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Registered program January 23-March 13, 1:00-3:00. To check availability, go to January 23 and click on AR103 Musqueam Weaving & Storytelling. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
BR102 Intermediate Bridge
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on BR102 Intermediate Bridge. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
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
Tuesday
20
FH103 Osteofit Monday
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Registered program January 16-March 20, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 16 and click on FH103 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Tuesday
20
Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
Tuesday
20
Brock House Choir
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Practices held at the Seniors Centre, Kerrisdale Community Centre, on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:15.
Tuesday
20
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Take this opportunity to be a Storyteller!
Wednesday
21
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
21
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
21
FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form For Beginners
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH109 Tai Chi 24 Form for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
21
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
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.
Wednesday
21
WR101 Write From The Heart
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Registered program January 17-March 7, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on WR101 Write from the heart. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
21
Services For Seniors
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Series runs January 17 to March 14, 1:30-3:00. Today‘s lecture: Reduce Stress and Gain Well-Being, Nicolette Eus
Wednesday
21
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
21
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
21
Brock House/Kerrisdale Handbells
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Mon. 9:30-noon, Conductors Grace Lau & Cheryl McHugh
Wed. 1:30-4:00, Conductor Jeong Hur
Wednesday
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Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Wednesday
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Brock House Chamber Players
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Wednesdays, 12:30-3:00, Begg Room. 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. Set-up 12:30, music from 1:00-3:00
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FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 8:30-9:30. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH102 Balance, Posture & Strength. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
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FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind Wednesday
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Registered program January 17-March 21, 9:35-10:50. To check availability, go to January 17 and click on FH106 Stretch & Strengthen Body & Mind. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Wednesday
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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
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Discussion Series
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Meyer Room, 10:00-11:30 This week‘s topic "Does longevity depend on genetics or the environment?"
Wednesday
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Learn to customize your Android phone
Wednesday
21
Meyer Room
12:30 PM
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SIRI is indespensible - find out how to use this tool
Thursday
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IS101 Albania
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Registered program February 8 – March 22, 12:30-2:30. To check availability, go to February 8 and click on IS101 Albania. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
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FH115 Yoga Thursday
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH115 Yoga Thursday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
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FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review
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Registered program January 18-March 22, 8:45-9:45. To check availability, go to January 18 and click on FH112 Tai Chi 24 & 48 Form Review. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
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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
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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
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Lifewriting
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Meyer Room 10:00 – 12:00. Series runs January 11-March 15. For complete information, go to January 11 and click on LifeWriting. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Thursday
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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
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Brock House Jazz Band
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Leader: Rob Arseneau. Thursdays, 1:00-3:00 in either the Halpern Room or the Activity Room. The Brock House Jazz Band is a small group of musicians who enjoy playing Old Style Jazz.
Thursday
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Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Thursday
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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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Doodle Art
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Registered program Feb. 15 to Mar. 22, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 15 and click on Doodle Art.
Thursday
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Cryptic Crosswords For Beginners
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Registered program Feb. 1 to Mar. 22, 9:30-11:30. To check availability, go to Feb. 1 and click on Cryptic Crosswords for Beginners. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2017 Fall Program for program details
Friday
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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
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IS103 Legendary Performers
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Registered program January 19-February 23, 10:00-12:00. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on IS103 Legendary Performers. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
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Friday Movies
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Join us on Friday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:30 for the latest in Brock House entertainment! Cost: One Toonie ($2.00) - correct change, please! Today‘s movie: "London Road"
Friday
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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
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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
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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
23
Wicked Women
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Lectures presented by Langara College faculty. Today‘s lecture: Marianne: From the Bastille to the Burkini, Craig Keating
Friday
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FH119 Zumba Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:30-10:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH119 Zumba Friday. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
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Billiards
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Billiards Room 10:00-3:30. Key in office
Friday
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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
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Brock House Big Band
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The Brock House Band meets for practice each week at W.P.G. Com. Centre (Aberthau): Tues.10:00-11:30
Kerrisdale Seniors‘ Centre: Fri., 9:30-11:45
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FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 10:15-11:15. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH117 Yoga Friday 2nd Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
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FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 9:00-10:10. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH116 Yoga Friday 1st Class. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Friday
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FH104 Osteofit Friday
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Registered program January 19-March 23, 1:30-2:30. To check availability, go to January 19 and click on FH104 Osteofit. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Saturday
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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: Madrona/Whytecliff. Leader, Dorothy, 736-2327
Monday
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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
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Sing-A-Long
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In the Conservatory from 1:30-3:00. Pianist: Leora Williams, with Joane Sunahara on recorder. Brighten your day, come and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society‘s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
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Lunch With TED
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Join the convenors for a variety of TED Talk videos. Today‘s Theme: Trees
Monday
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LG102 Intermediate Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 11:15-12:45. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG102 Intermediate Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
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LG103 Advanced Conversational French
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 1:30-3:00. To check availability, go to January 15 and click on LG103 Advanced Conversational French. Not a member? Go to About/Documents/Programs/2018 Winter Program for program details
Monday
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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
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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
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Travel Series
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10:30-noon. Photographers share their travel experiences. Today‘s talk: India: The Golden Traingle, Larry Railton and Penny Pearson
Monday
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Supervised Bridge Play
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Registered program January 15-March 19, 2:05-3:35. Registration begins Jan. 3. To check availability, go to Jan. 15 and click on Supervised Bridge Play. Not a member? Go to About/DocumentsPrograms/2018 Winter Program for program details
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