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June, 2023

Thursday
1
Billiard Room
9:00 AM
Thursday
1
Thursday
1
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
1
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
1
Begg 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
1
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.
Thursday
1
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
Thursday
1
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
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 Beverly at bgrice@alumni.sfu.ca to join.
Friday
2
Billiard Room
9:00 AM
Friday
2
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Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
2
East Laen
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.
Friday
2
More Info
Less Info
In this series of talks and interviews gleaned from YouTube we will watch a number of well-respected scientists and authors elaborate on why we do the things we do. Host: Bob Haxton
Friday
2
Kerrisdale Seniors Centre
10:00 AM
Friday
2
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
2
Begg room
11:15 AM
More Info
Less Info
This series is a continuation of HF405. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
2
Art Room or Begg Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome.
Friday
2
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
2
Meyer Room
1:00 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.
Friday
2
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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Classic. An expatriate American café owner (Humphrey Bogart) struggles to decide whether or not to help his former lover (Ingrid Bergman) and her fugitive husband escape the Nazis in French Morocco. (Rom/Drama, 1942, 102 mins, US)
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: 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: Josie 604-518-5763
Sunday
4
Knox United Church - 5590 Balaclava St., Vancouver
2:30 PM
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At Knox United Church - 5590 Balaclava St., Vancouver
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Monday
5
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Explore the Sunshine Coast, aka the “Best Place
on Earth”! Visit Davis Bay, an Ancient Forest and
the 5-star Rockwater Secret Cove Resort for lunch. Activity Level: Easy
Monday
5
Billiard Room
9:00 AM
Monday
5
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Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Monday
5
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 Truus: truusk@hotmail.com .
Monday
5
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Understanding Psychological Projection. A Discussion hosted by Michael D‘Arcy.
Monday
5
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Central West Coast of Greenland, Nunavut & Ice Bergs Galore.
Monday
5
Online via Zoom
11:40 AM
More Info
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Taught via Zoom by Little Sorbonne School.
Monday
5
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Monday
5
Conservatory
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
5
More Info
Less Info
Join John Mitchell for 6 new lectures about music.
Monday
5
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
5
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In this 8 week seminar, we will cover the mechanics of the game, not the peripherals. You must be an intermediate level player to register. This series is not suitable for beginners. Instructor: John Maunsell
Monday
5
Computer Room
1:00 PM
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Drop in for help with any computer questions or trouble
shooting you need help with.
Tuesday
6
More Info
Less Info
Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Tuesday
6
More Info
Less Info
Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
6
Art Room and Jericho Park
10:00 AM
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Discover the joy and a deeper connection to nature through this introduction to nature sketchbook journaling. Instructor: Vicky Earle.
Tuesday
6
Begg room
10:15 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.
Tuesday
6
Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey
10:30 AM
Tuesday
6
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Professor Erin Robb, Langara College.
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.
Tuesday
6
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3 health sciences lectures hosted by Christa Ovenell.
Wednesday
7
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Continuation of HF401. Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
7
More Info
Less Info
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
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 Neville at nwest.4917@gmail.com.
Wednesday
7
Begg Room
10:00 AM
Wednesday
7
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
7
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
7
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
7
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
7
Begg Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Weekly rehearsal.
Wednesday
7
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.
Thursday
8
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
8
Games room
10:00 AM
More Info
Less Info
This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Tomina de Jong: tominadj@shaw.ca
Thursday
8
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
8
Begg 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
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.
Thursday
8
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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.
Friday
9
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 Beverly at bgrice@alumni.sfu.ca to join.
Friday
9
East Laen
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.
Friday
9
More Info
Less Info
Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
9
More Info
Less Info
In this series of talks and interviews gleaned from YouTube we will watch a number of well-respected scientists and authors elaborate on why we do the things we do. Host: Bob Haxton
Friday
9
Kerrisdale Seniors Centre
10:00 AM
Friday
9
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
9
Begg room
11:15 AM
More Info
Less Info
This series is a continuation of HF405. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
9
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
9
Art Room or Begg Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome.
Friday
9
Meyer Room
1:00 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.
Friday
9
Arts Room or Games Room, or, as the weather gets warmer, in the tent.
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
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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A relationship develops between an older woman with emotional problems (Olivia Colman) who works at a movie theatre, and a new employee, a young black man (Micheal Ward). A story about human connections set in an English coastal town in the early 1980s. (Drama, 2022, 113 mins, UK)
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: Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
10
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Less Info
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: Viv 778-875-2720
Monday
12
More Info
Less Info
Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Monday
12
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 Truus: truusk@hotmail.com .
Monday
12
More Info
Less Info
Understanding Psychological Projection. A Discussion hosted by Michael D‘Arcy.
Monday
12
More Info
Less Info
Nakasendo Way, Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Trail and Yakushima Island.
Monday
12
Online via Zoom
11:40 AM
More Info
Less Info
Taught via Zoom by Little Sorbonne School.
Monday
12
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Monday
12
Computer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Drop in for help with any computer questions or trouble
shooting you need help with.
Monday
12
More Info
Less Info
Join John Mitchell for 6 new lectures about music.
Monday
12
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
12
Conservatory
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.
Tuesday
13
More Info
Less Info
Basic-level Hatha yoga class to help you maintain good physical and mental health. Instructor: Into Yoga.
Tuesday
13
More Info
Less Info
Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
13
Begg room
10:15 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.
Tuesday
13
Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey
10:30 AM
Tuesday
13
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Dr. Michael O’Neil, retired emergency room physician at UBC and Lion’s Gate Hospitals, Adjunct Professor at UBC.
Tuesday
13
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.
Wednesday
14
More Info
Less Info
Continuation of HF401. Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
14
More Info
Less Info
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
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 Neville at nwest.4917@gmail.com.
Wednesday
14
Begg Room
10:00 AM
Wednesday
14
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
14
More Info
Less Info
Join this popular exercise class. Instructor Kate Maliha.
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
Begg Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Weekly rehearsal.
Wednesday
14
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
14
More Info
Less Info
It’s time to dust off your dancing shoes and join your fellow members at our Sunset Socials. These very popular events fill quickly so be sure to register.
Thursday
15
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
15
Begg 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.
Thursday
15
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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 Beverly at bgrice@alumni.sfu.ca to join.
Friday
16
East Laen
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.
Friday
16
More Info
Less Info
Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
16
More Info
Less Info
In this series of talks and interviews gleaned from YouTube we will watch a number of well-respected scientists and authors elaborate on why we do the things we do. Host: Bob Haxton
Friday
16
Kerrisdale Seniors Centre
10:00 AM
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
Begg room
11:15 AM
More Info
Less Info
This series is a continuation of HF405. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
16
Art Room or Begg Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome.
Friday
16
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
16
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
True story. In 1961, a 60-year-old taxi driver (Jim Broadbent) steals Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. He promises to return it if the Government invests in more care for the elderly, including free television. (Com/Crime, 2020, 96 mins, UK)
Friday
16
Meyer Room
1:00 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.
Friday
16
Meyer room
1:15 PM
More Info
Less Info
This book club is currently full. If you would like to be on our waitlist, please contact: Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
17
More Info
Less Info
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: Josie 604-518-5763
Monday
19
More Info
Less Info
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 Truus: truusk@hotmail.com .
Monday
19
More Info
Less Info
Understanding Psychological Projection. A Discussion hosted by Michael D‘Arcy.
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
Computer Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Drop in for help with any computer questions or trouble
shooting you need help with.
Monday
19
More Info
Less Info
Join John Mitchell for 6 new lectures about music.
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
Conservatory
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.
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
More Info
Less Info
Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Tuesday
20
Begg room
10:15 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.
Tuesday
20
Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey
10:30 AM
Tuesday
20
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.
Wednesday
21
More Info
Less Info
Continuation of HF401. Instructor: Kate Maliha.
Wednesday
21
Begg Room
10:00 AM
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 Neville at nwest.4917@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
Activity Room
12:30 PM
More Info
Less Info
Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
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
Begg Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Weekly rehearsal.
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
Begg 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.
Thursday
22
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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
Games Room
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Member Forum (Hybrid!) on Thursday, May 25th from 1 PM to 2 PM in the Games Room or on Zoom. Light refreshments available.
This round table 60 minute session is offered to new and current members to ask questions, and it allows you an opportunity to present new ideas and suggestions to our members of the Board, the Executive Director and Director of Membership. With Brock House Society being a member and volunteer driven organization, we welcome and value your input. You can either attend in person in the Games Room (no registration required) or join by Zoom via link below:
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 Beverly at bgrice@alumni.sfu.ca to join.
Friday
23
East Laen
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.
Friday
23
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Zumba Gold© is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a lower-intensity workout. Instructor: Asal Nikoopour.
Friday
23
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
23
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In this series of talks and interviews gleaned from YouTube we will watch a number of well-respected scientists and authors elaborate on why we do the things we do. Host: Bob Haxton
Friday
23
Kerrisdale Seniors Centre
10:00 AM
Friday
23
Begg room
11:15 AM
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This series is a continuation of HF405. Instructor: Hanne Vieira.
Friday
23
Art Room or Begg Room
12:30 PM
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“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome.
Friday
23
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
23
Arts Room or Games Room, or, as the weather gets warmer, in the tent.
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
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: Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net
Saturday
24
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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: Tomina, 604-736-4874, Christine 403-825-1503
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 Truus: truusk@hotmail.com .
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
Conservatory
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
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
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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It’s time to dust off your dancing shoes and join your fellow members at our Sunset Socials. These very popular events fill quickly so be sure to register.
Tuesday
27
Aberthau Mansion, West Point Grey
10:30 AM
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.
Wednesday
28
Begg Room
10:00 AM
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 Neville at nwest.4917@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
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
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Wednesday
28
Begg Room
1:00 PM
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Weekly rehearsal.
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.
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
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.
Thursday
29
Halpern Room
1:00 PM
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.
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 Beverly at bgrice@alumni.sfu.ca to join.
Friday
30
East Laen
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.
Friday
30
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In this series of talks and interviews gleaned from YouTube we will watch a number of well-respected scientists and authors elaborate on why we do the things we do. Host: Bob Haxton
Friday
30
Kerrisdale Seniors Centre
10:00 AM
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
Activity Room
12:30 PM
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Come and join other members for a fun game of table tennis!
Friday
30
Art Room or Begg Room
12:30 PM
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“Unserious bridge” - singles welcome.
Friday
30
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: Donna Ornstein: dornstein@telus.net

Brock House, 3875 Point Grey Rd, Vancouver,  BC  V6R 1B3

(604) 228-1461

reception@brockhousesociety.com

Open Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm (Closed stat holidays)

To book events after July 31st, 2023, please contact Brock House Events at info@peakeofcatering.com