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September, 2022

Thursday
1
9:30 AM
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Join this group on Thursday mornings for a local
ride, with a stop for lunch - pub/restaurant/picnic -
before returning to Brock House.
Thursday
1
the Begg Room and Art Room
12:00 PM
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Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be thirteen (13). It is necessary to come with a partner in the Art and Begg Room. $2.00 fee per session.
Thursday
1
Conservatory
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Thursday
1
Conservatory
1:00 PM
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Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Thursday
1
External restaurant
 
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This group has been meeting for 5 years. As of September 2022, the convenors are "retiring" from this role. Thanks to Lesley, Christine and Jan. If any member(s) would like to take on the task of organizing a dining group, please contact the office.
Friday
2
Art Room and Game Room
9:00 AM
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All are welcome to visit and participate in any medium; in deference to those with chemical sensitivities, we avoid using art supplies that have strong chemical smells. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Contact Gillian at golson@telus.net to join.
Friday
2
12:30 PM
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“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome - in the Arts and Games Rooms. On-going unless otherwise advised.
Friday
2
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
2
Meyer room
1:15 PM
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This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Arlene Higgs: ahiggs@me.com or Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
3
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the coordinator or hike leader before participating. Have appropriate footwear and bring your lunch including sufficient fluids. Hikers participate at their own risk and will be asked to sign a waiver. Dogs are not permitted. Hikes are subject to change due to weather or trail conditions. Please check the Friday email updates
Group leader: Margit 604 224 6627
Monday
5
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Tuesday
6
Tent or Begg
8:45 AM
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Continue with this popular exercise. Instructor: Allison Citynski.

Tuesday
6
Brock House Grounds
9:30 AM
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Come and join a group who play a very casual version of ‘backyard’ croquet. We usually play for an hour and follow it up with coffee in the Conservatory. If you are interested please contact Dorothy at dsimons1@shaw.ca.
Tuesday
6
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
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Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
6
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Wednesday
7
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Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
7
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Join this group on Wednesdays at 10:00 in front of Brock House for a pleasant 1-hour walk.
Wednesday
7
Art Room
10:00 AM
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Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique with the Brock House Porcelain Painters. To join this group, contact Dianna at diannabobboyd@gmail.com.
Wednesday
7
Meyer room
10:30 AM
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This activity is for those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others.
Wednesday
7
Meyer room
10:30 AM
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This activity is for those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others.
Wednesday
7
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Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
7
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
7
Cafeteria
12:30 PM
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Meeting for a cup of coffee and French Conversation in the cafeteria. This group is for people who are fluent in French and wish to converse with a friendly group. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome. A bientôt.
Wednesday
7
Art Room
12:30 PM
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Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. In the Art Room. $1.00 per sesssion. Note: This group is now fully. Only those who are already on the mailing list will be available to participate until restrictions lift.
Wednesday
7
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This group is intended for you if you wish to develop your French vocabulary and conversation skills. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome.
Thursday
8
Begg Room and Art Room
12:00 PM
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Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be thirteen (13). It is necessary to come with a partner. $2.00 fee per session.
Thursday
8
Conservatory
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Thursday
8
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Thursday
8
Conservatory
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Friday
9
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
9
Meyer room
10:00 AM
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An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others’ work-in-progress. In the Meyer Room.
Friday
9
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
9
Art Room
12:30 PM
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“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome - in the Arts and Games Rooms. On-going unless otherwise advised.
Friday
9
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Set in 1927, the movie continues the story of the TV series about the Crawley family. It shows the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to the family’s country estate in Yorkshire. (Hist/Drama, 2019, 122 mins, UK)
Friday
9
Tent while it's up; then move into Arts Room.
1:00 PM
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Are you interested in joining the Brock House Folk Singing group? Bring your voices and instruments! Typical activities include song circles where individuals offer songs, poetry and laughter (a folk song is anything you want it to be!). The group will join in playing or singing whenever invited. Every 2nd and 4th Friday.
Friday
9
Meyer room
1:15 PM
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This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Arlene Higgs: ahiggs@me.com or Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
10
Off-site
8:00 AM
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the coordinator or hike leader before participating. Have appropriate footwear and bring your lunch including sufficient fluids. Hikers participate at their own risk and will be asked to sign a waiver. Dogs are not permitted. Hikes are subject to change due to weather or trail conditions. Please check the Friday email updates
Group leader: Katie 604 738 8189
Monday
12
Billiard Room
9:00 AM
Monday
12
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Monday
12
Meyer Room
9:30 AM
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Members of this group knit, crochet and stitch handcrafted projects to sell at the Brock House Summer and Christmas Fairs. Within the group, members share their expertise and enjoy the companionship of working together to support Brock House. We are always happy to welcome new members of all levels — including novices — who craft items using yarns, fibres or fabrics in any way, such as sewing, quilting, embroidery, weaving, etc. To join this group, contact Joanna: joanna2662@gmail.com.
Monday
12
Online via Zoom
11:40 AM
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Taught via Zoom by Monika Hastings, Little Sorbonne.
Monday
12
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Monday
12
Meyer room
1:00 PM
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Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. English reading and speaking skills are required. No acting experience is necessary.
Monday
12
Whittaker room
1:00 PM
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Brighten your day; leave your worries on the doorstep; come on over to the sunny side and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society’s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
12
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Enjoy line dancing in the Art Room with Alfred Serfas.
Monday
12
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Join us for this introduction to five of the most important conductors of the early 20th century. Through audio and video clips of their performances, we will learn about how they interpreted the great masterpieces of orchestral music. Instructor Nicolas Krusek.
Monday
12
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Swing Into Autumn with Jericho Jazz.
Tuesday
13
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Details to come.
Tuesday
13
Tent or Begg
8:45 AM
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Continue with this popular exercise. Instructor: Allison Citynski.

Tuesday
13
More Info
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Tuesday
13
Brock House Grounds
9:30 AM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join a group who play a very casual version of ‘backyard’ croquet. We usually play for an hour and follow it up with coffee in the Conservatory. If you are interested please contact Dorothy at dsimons1@shaw.ca.
Tuesday
13
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
13
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with Rev. Fulgence Ndagijimana,Flaming Chalice International
Tuesday
13
Meyer Room
10:30 AM
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Class time changed. Now: Oct 18, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov. 15.
Join Ruth Kozak with new prompts in memoir writing. In the tent.
Tuesday
13
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Tuesday
13
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Tuesday
13
Conservatory for all classes except Halpern Room on Oct 11
1:30 PM
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Join Dr. Clinton Lee to learn about BC Wines.
Wednesday
14
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Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
14
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Join this group on Wednesdays at 10:00 in front of Brock House for a pleasant 1-hour walk.
Wednesday
14
Art Room
10:00 AM
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Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique with the Brock House Porcelain Painters. To join this group, contact Dianna at diannabobboyd@gmail.com.
Wednesday
14
Meyer room
10:30 AM
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This activity is for those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others.
Wednesday
14
More Info
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Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
14
Cafeteria
12:30 PM
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Meeting for a cup of coffee and French Conversation in the cafeteria. This group is for people who are fluent in French and wish to converse with a friendly group. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome. A bientôt.
Wednesday
14
Art Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. In the Art Room. $1.00 per sesssion. Note: This group is now fully. Only those who are already on the mailing list will be available to participate until restrictions lift.
Wednesday
14
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
14
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Join John Mitchell on a musical journey back to the Detroit music scene of the 60s and 70s.
Wednesday
14
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Join Arlene Higgs to Share your life stories, focusing on a different evocative theme each week. This class is intended for newcomers to Guided Memoir.
Wednesday
14
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This group is intended for you if you wish to develop your French vocabulary and conversation skills. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome.
Wednesday
14
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Francesca will be delivering this course via Zoom. Once you register for the course, Brock House will send your contact information to Francesca where she will send you the meeting details.
Thursday
15
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Start time earlier 9:30 due to Lecture/Movie. Jo March reflects on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters - four young women, each determined to live life on her own terms.
Thursday
15
10:00 AM
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Join this group on Thursday mornings for a local
ride, with a stop for lunch - pub/restaurant/picnic -
before returning to Brock House.
Thursday
15
Meyer room
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
"Life writers" meet once a week to share their short piece of autobiographical writing on the assigned topic. We listen, comment, support and encourage each other. Many, after feedback and rewrites, have combined all their weekly efforts into a book which tells about their life. This is a well-organized class which requires commitment. It is not a drop-in class. If you are considering joining the existing group of "life writers" please contact Margot Brown through the office BEFORE registering.
Thursday
15
Begg Room and Art Room
12:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be thirteen (13). It is necessary to come with a partner. $2.00 fee per session.
Thursday
15
Conservatory
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Thursday
15
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Friday
16
Art Room and Game Room
9:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
All are welcome to visit and participate in any medium; in deference to those with chemical sensitivities, we avoid using art supplies that have strong chemical smells. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Contact Gillian at golson@telus.net to join.
Friday
16
Meyer room
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others’ work-in-progress. In the Meyer Room.
Friday
16
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
16
Begg room
11:15 AM
More Info
Less Info
This series is designed to get your health back on track with low impact Pilates exercises to tone, connect and release tension. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
16
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
16
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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A radio journalist (Joaquin Phoenix) embarks on a trip across the USA with his lively nephew (Woody Norman). While experiencing life on the road, they develop a life-changing relationship. (B&W/Drama, 2021, 108 mins, US)
Friday
16
Meyer room
1:15 PM
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This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Arlene Higgs: ahiggs@me.com or Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
17
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the coordinator or hike leader before participating. Have appropriate footwear and bring your lunch including sufficient fluids. Hikers participate at their own risk and will be asked to sign a waiver. Dogs are not permitted. Hikes are subject to change due to weather or trail conditions. Please check the Friday email updates
Group leader: Margit 604 224 6627
Monday
19
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Monday
19
Meyer Room
9:30 AM
More Info
Less Info
Members of this group knit, crochet and stitch handcrafted projects to sell at the Brock House Summer and Christmas Fairs. Within the group, members share their expertise and enjoy the companionship of working together to support Brock House. We are always happy to welcome new members of all levels — including novices — who craft items using yarns, fibres or fabrics in any way, such as sewing, quilting, embroidery, weaving, etc. To join this group, contact Joanna: joanna2662@gmail.com.
Monday
19
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A 9-week discussion that will cover the first eight chapters of Murray Stein’s book “Jung’s Map of the Soul” published in 1998 and available at Banyon Books on Fourth near Alma. Instructor: Michael D‘Arcy.
Monday
19
Online via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Taught via Zoom by Monika Hastings, Little Sorbonne.
Monday
19
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Monday
19
Whittaker room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Brighten your day; leave your worries on the doorstep; come on over to the sunny side and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society’s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
19
Meyer room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. English reading and speaking skills are required. No acting experience is necessary.
Monday
19
More Info
Less Info
Enjoy line dancing in the Art Room with Alfred Serfas.
Monday
19
Computer Room
1:00 PM
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Drop in for help with any computer questions or trouble
shooting you need help with.
Monday
19
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Join us for this introduction to five of the most important conductors of the early 20th century. Through audio and video clips of their performances, we will learn about how they interpreted the great masterpieces of orchestral music. Instructor Nicolas Krusek.
Tuesday
20
Tent or Begg
8:45 AM
More Info
Less Info
Continue with this popular exercise. Instructor: Allison Citynski.

Tuesday
20
More Info
Less Info
Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Tuesday
20
Brock House Grounds
9:30 AM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join a group who play a very casual version of ‘backyard’ croquet. We usually play for an hour and follow it up with coffee in the Conservatory. If you are interested please contact Dorothy at dsimons1@shaw.ca.
Tuesday
20
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
20
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with Dave Dunkley, Metro Vancouver Water Management
Tuesday
20
Games Room
11:00 AM
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Join Carlos for Spanish lessons in the Games Room
Tuesday
20
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Join Carlos for Spanish lessons in the Games Room
Tuesday
20
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Tuesday
20
Conservatory for all classes except Halpern Room on Oct 11
1:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Join Dr. Clinton Lee to learn about BC Wines.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Join this group on Wednesdays at 10:00 in front of Brock House for a pleasant 1-hour walk.
Wednesday
21
Art Room
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique with the Brock House Porcelain Painters. To join this group, contact Dianna at diannabobboyd@gmail.com.
Wednesday
21
Meyer room
10:30 AM
More Info
Less Info
This activity is for those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
21
Cafeteria
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Meeting for a cup of coffee and French Conversation in the cafeteria. This group is for people who are fluent in French and wish to converse with a friendly group. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome. A bientôt.
Wednesday
21
Art Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. In the Art Room. $1.00 per sesssion. Note: This group is now fully. Only those who are already on the mailing list will be available to participate until restrictions lift.
Wednesday
21
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Join John Mitchell on a musical journey back to the Detroit music scene of the 60s and 70s.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
This group is intended for you if you wish to develop your French vocabulary and conversation skills. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Join Arlene Higgs to Share your life stories, focusing on a different evocative theme each week. This class is intended for newcomers to Guided Memoir.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Francesca will be delivering this course via Zoom. Once you register for the course, Brock House will send your contact information to Francesca where she will send you the meeting details.
Thursday
22
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this group on Thursday mornings for a local
ride, with a stop for lunch - pub/restaurant/picnic -
before returning to Brock House.
Thursday
22
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Sept 22 -Death and dying is both a big mystery and entirely predictable. Yet when folks die without ensuring their affairs are in order, they leave chaos and strife where there should be peace and love.

Come learn what holistic advance care planning entails--Christa will help you understand what‘s needed to truly "get your affairs in order".
Thursday
22
Meyer room
10:00 AM
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"Life writers" meet once a week to share their short piece of autobiographical writing on the assigned topic. We listen, comment, support and encourage each other. Many, after feedback and rewrites, have combined all their weekly efforts into a book which tells about their life. This is a well-organized class which requires commitment. It is not a drop-in class. If you are considering joining the existing group of "life writers" please contact Margot Brown through the office BEFORE registering.
Thursday
22
Begg Room and Art Room
12:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be thirteen (13). It is necessary to come with a partner. $2.00 fee per session.
Thursday
22
Conservatory
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Thursday
22
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Thursday
22
Halpern Room
2:00 PM
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Join our Membership Committee, Executive Director Kevin Inouye, and special guests on Zoom to ‘catch up’ on things happening at Brock House, ask questions and get answers, offer suggestions, or just chat.
Friday
23
Art Room and Game Room
9:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
All are welcome to visit and participate in any medium; in deference to those with chemical sensitivities, we avoid using art supplies that have strong chemical smells. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Contact Gillian at golson@telus.net to join.
Friday
23
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
23
Meyer room
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others’ work-in-progress. In the Meyer Room.
Friday
23
Begg room
11:15 AM
More Info
Less Info
This series is designed to get your health back on track with low impact Pilates exercises to tone, connect and release tension. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
23
Art Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome - in the Arts and Games Rooms. On-going unless otherwise advised.
Friday
23
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
23
Tent while it's up; then move into Arts Room.
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Are you interested in joining the Brock House Folk Singing group? Bring your voices and instruments! Typical activities include song circles where individuals offer songs, poetry and laughter (a folk song is anything you want it to be!). The group will join in playing or singing whenever invited. Every 2nd and 4th Friday.
Friday
23
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Richard Williams (Will Smith) is the father and coach of tennis players Venus and Serena. He refuses offers of money and status in an attempt to keep the sisters humble. Although regarded as outsiders, they become the tennis stars they are today. (Bio, 2021, 144 mins, US)
Friday
23
Meyer room
1:15 PM
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This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Arlene Higgs: ahiggs@me.com or Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
24
Off-site
8:00 AM
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Any member of Brock House Society who is used to hiking is welcome to join our group. Please phone the coordinator or hike leader before participating. Have appropriate footwear and bring your lunch including sufficient fluids. Hikers participate at their own risk and will be asked to sign a waiver. Dogs are not permitted. Hikes are subject to change due to weather or trail conditions. Please check the Friday email updates
Group leader: Margit 604 224 6627
Monday
26
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Monday
26
Meyer Room
9:30 AM
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Members of this group knit, crochet and stitch handcrafted projects to sell at the Brock House Summer and Christmas Fairs. Within the group, members share their expertise and enjoy the companionship of working together to support Brock House. We are always happy to welcome new members of all levels — including novices — who craft items using yarns, fibres or fabrics in any way, such as sewing, quilting, embroidery, weaving, etc. To join this group, contact Joanna: joanna2662@gmail.com.
Monday
26
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A 9-week discussion that will cover the first eight chapters of Murray Stein’s book “Jung’s Map of the Soul” published in 1998 and available at Banyon Books on Fourth near Alma. Instructor: Michael D‘Arcy.
Monday
26
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Lifestyle Decisions, Skills Required, a Tour of the Boat, Photos and Our Story of Circumnavigating the World.
Monday
26
Online via Zoom
12:00 PM
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Taught via Zoom by Monika Hastings, Little Sorbonne.
Monday
26
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Monday
26
Computer Room
1:00 PM
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Drop in for help with any computer questions or trouble
shooting you need help with.
Monday
26
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Enjoy line dancing in the Art Room with Alfred Serfas.
Monday
26
Meyer room
1:00 PM
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Come to read and enjoy plays in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. English reading and speaking skills are required. No acting experience is necessary.
Monday
26
Whittaker room
1:00 PM
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Brighten your day; leave your worries on the doorstep; come on over to the sunny side and sing along or swing along with the Brock House Society’s gleeful senior songsters.
Monday
26
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Come enjoy afternoon tea while listening to wonderful music Better yet - dust off your dancing shoes and let yourself swing a little!
Monday
26
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Join us for this introduction to five of the most important conductors of the early 20th century. Through audio and video clips of their performances, we will learn about how they interpreted the great masterpieces of orchestral music. Instructor Nicolas Krusek.
Tuesday
27
Conservatory or Activity Room
8:45 AM
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A gentle form of exercise, a martial art, and a moving meditation. Instructor: Kelly Maclean.
Tuesday
27
Tent or Begg
8:45 AM
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Continue with this popular exercise. Instructor: Allison Citynski.

Tuesday
27
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Tuesday
27
Brock House Grounds
9:30 AM
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Come and join a group who play a very casual version of ‘backyard’ croquet. We usually play for an hour and follow it up with coffee in the Conservatory. If you are interested please contact Dorothy at dsimons1@shaw.ca.
Tuesday
27
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
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Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
27
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Presented via Zoom.
Tuesday
27
Games Room
11:00 AM
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Join Carlos for Spanish lessons in the Games Room
Tuesday
27
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Join Carlos for Spanish lessons in the Games Room
Tuesday
27
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Tuesday
27
Conservatory
1:00 PM
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Did you join Brock recently? The Membership Committee invites you to join us to meet other new members and learn about the many programs, events and activities of Brock House Society. Light refreshments will be available.
Wednesday
28
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Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
28
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Join this group on Wednesdays at 10:00 in front of Brock House for a pleasant 1-hour walk.
Wednesday
28
Art Room
10:00 AM
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Learn to apply your painting skills to white china or refine your technique with the Brock House Porcelain Painters. To join this group, contact Dianna at diannabobboyd@gmail.com.
Wednesday
28
Meyer room
10:30 AM
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This activity is for those who know how to solve cryptic clues and enjoy doing so with others.
Wednesday
28
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Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
28
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
28
Cafeteria
12:30 PM
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Meeting for a cup of coffee and French Conversation in the cafeteria. This group is for people who are fluent in French and wish to converse with a friendly group. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome. A bientôt.
Wednesday
28
Art Room
12:30 PM
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Enjoy an afternoon playing Mah Jong Hong Kong style. Play and learn at the same time. Instruction given. In the Art Room. $1.00 per sesssion. Note: This group is now fully. Only those who are already on the mailing list will be available to participate until restrictions lift.
Wednesday
28
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Join John Mitchell on a musical journey back to the Detroit music scene of the 60s and 70s.
Wednesday
28
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This group is intended for you if you wish to develop your French vocabulary and conversation skills. Participation is free but donations to Brock House are welcome.
Wednesday
28
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Join Arlene Higgs to Share your life stories, focusing on a different evocative theme each week. This class is intended for newcomers to Guided Memoir.
Wednesday
28
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Francesca will be delivering this course via Zoom. Once you register for the course, Brock House will send your contact information to Francesca where she will send you the meeting details.
Wednesday
28
External restaurant
5:30 PM
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Please come and join in creating a monthly cultural experience by dining out exploring various cuisines. Everyone welcome.
Wednesday
28
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Brock House Society is pleased to once again feature Four Strong Winds” at our Sunset Social.
Thursday
29
Tent/Conservatory
8:45 AM
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In this course, we will continue to practice the 24 Form and it‘s mirror image. We will also forge ahead in our study of the 48 Form. Instructor: Kelly Maclean.
Thursday
29
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In this course, we will review the first half of the 24 Form, and will finish learning the second half. Experience with the first part of the form is required, even if the details are a little sketchy. Instructor: Kelly Maclean.
Thursday
29
Meyer room
10:00 AM
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"Life writers" meet once a week to share their short piece of autobiographical writing on the assigned topic. We listen, comment, support and encourage each other. Many, after feedback and rewrites, have combined all their weekly efforts into a book which tells about their life. This is a well-organized class which requires commitment. It is not a drop-in class. If you are considering joining the existing group of "life writers" please contact Margot Brown through the office BEFORE registering.
Thursday
29
10:00 AM
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Join this group on Thursday mornings for a local
ride, with a stop for lunch - pub/restaurant/picnic -
before returning to Brock House.
Thursday
29
Begg Room and Art Room
12:00 PM
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Sign-up available from 10:45. No seating after 12:00. Maximum number of tables will be thirteen (13). It is necessary to come with a partner. $2.00 fee per session.
Thursday
29
Conservatory
12:30 PM
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Scrabble is a lot of fun and members who love to
play have organized this weekly gathering. In the Halpern Room.
Thursday
29
Meyer Room
1:00 PM
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All levels of play including beginners. We have some chess sets, but if you want, you can bring one along. Come and join us.
Thursday
29
External restaurant
5:30 PM
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Please come and join in creating a monthly cultural experience by dining out exploring various cuisines. Everyone welcome.
Friday
30
Art Room and Game Room
9:00 AM
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All are welcome to visit and participate in any medium; in deference to those with chemical sensitivities, we avoid using art supplies that have strong chemical smells. No teacher, but advice, encouragement and friendship for beginners and the experienced. Contact Gillian at golson@telus.net to join.
Friday
30
Tent/Marquee
10:00 AM
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Join this popular exercise class while practicing Physical Distancing of 2 meters or 6 feet apart. Instructors: Asal Nikoopour. As per provincial health guidelines – masks are now optional during exercise classes. Please wear a mask inside the House, until you reach your destination. You then have a choice to keep your mask on or take it off during the exercise class. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
30
Meyer room
10:00 AM
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An opportunity for writers to meet, discuss and critique each others’ work-in-progress. In the Meyer Room.
Friday
30
Begg room
11:15 AM
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This series is designed to get your health back on track with low impact Pilates exercises to tone, connect and release tension. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
30
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Join us in the first part of acknowledging the day with a lunch of salmon, quinoa, bannock, fruit crumble, coffee/tea.
Friday
30
Art Room
12:30 PM
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“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome - in the Arts and Games Rooms. On-going unless otherwise advised.
Friday
30
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Join us in acknowledging the day with a Commemorative Program and speeches.

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Society hours: Mon-Fri: 9:00am-4:00pm; ; Closed stat holidays.