Programs

At 411 Seniors Centre, our programs are meant to ensure our seniors are staying engaged and having fun.

We encourage all seniors to stay as active as possible. Our programs are at low or no cost, and are mostly peer-led.

Please note that most of our programs, require registration through either phone call (604 684 8171) or through contacting our Coordinator of Programs.

If you have any questions, please email the Coordinator of Programs with your inquiries.

Our Programs

Fitness & Health 

LINE DANCE FOR OLDER ADULTS

Line Dance is a good and light exercise with socialization. We use various types of music. Fridays, 10:30 – 12:00.  Free for everyone. Members have priority. Need to register.

411 DRAGON BOAT TEAM

411 Dragon Boaters practice at the Dragon zone near Science World. Starting on Monday, June 18th. Free for everyone. Members have priority. Contact with Mariko at mtakashina@411seniors.bc.ca or 604-684-8171.EXT.237.

DRU YOGA & CHAIR YOGA

Yoga classes with smooth flowing, and effective movement sequences modified for seniors. Dru Yoga: Wednesdays from 10 am to 11 am /Chair Yoga: from 1 – 2:30 pm| $3.50 for members, $5 for non-members |Drop-in

Personal Care

HAIRCUTS

Come and get a complimentary haircut! Tuesday, July 24th and 31st. Appointment times: 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm | Free for everyone.  Members have priority | Registration required

Education

COMPUTER TRAININGS

Thursdays, June 7 – July 12

Beginners: 10:00 –11:00am/Upper-Intermediate: 11:15am – 12:15pm/Tablet: 12:30 – 1:30pm $12 for members, $15 for non-members, need to register

1-on-1 Tech Help: 1:30 – 2:00pm (free, appointment)

NEW! Outing: VPD Senior Health & Safety Fair

Thursday, July 19th, 10:45 am – 2:00 pm

Meet at 411 at 10:45 pm. Tour ends at 2:00 at Roundhouse Community Centre. Light lunch is provided. Pay for transit. Max. 20

SEWING CLUB

1st and 3rd Mondays (July 16th), 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Let’s enjoy sewing, using the machine.

AN ENGLISH CONVERSATION CIRCLE

Practice English in a social setting with ESL instructors, activities, and field trips. Tuesdays, from 10:15 – 11:45am. Free for everyone. Need to register.

PHILOSOPHERS’ CAFÉ

Thursday, July 12th from 10:30 am to noon.

Let’s enjoy the philosophical discussion on the topics relevant to our life. Randall MacKinnon, Facilitator

SPECIAL EVENTS

Please register if attending:

NEW! Multicultural Potluck

Friday, July 6th, 11:00 am – 1:00pm

Let’s celebrate Canada Day with Multicultural Potluck and fun activities. Free for everyone, members have priority.

NEW! Outing: Blueberry Picking

Tuesday, July 10th, 9:00am – 2:00pm

Meet at 411 at 9:00 am and commute to Richmond by public transit. Members pay for the transit, berry purchase and lunch. Max 20.

NEW! Armchair Traveler to Italy and the Adriatic

Friday, July 20th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm

Enjoy the tour with interesting talk and coffee!

NEW! Lunch and Learn about Seniors’ Benefits

Wednesday, July 25th, 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Let’s learn about benefits on pensions, transportation, health, and housing. Free for everyone, members have priority. Max 30.

JULY MEMBERS’ BIRTHDAY PARTY

Friday, July 13th, 11 am to 1 pm | Free for everyone. |Contact Monica for registration at 604-684-8171.EXT.232 or mmurguia@411seniors.bc.ca.

50% off at the Thrift Store on the day.

NEW! Spanish Speakers Club

Thursday, July 5th and 19th, 10am – 12pm

Join the club for all Spanish Speakers, native speakers  and learners. We enjoy activities such as workshops, discussions, celebrations in the Spanish language.