This month’s calendar of activities
at the City of Ottawa’s Kanata Seniors’ Centre
Centre Events & Courses
Events are activities that may be one-of-a-kind or only available at certain times of the year. As they generally change on a month-to-month basis, check back here to see what events are planned.
Courses are programs that are put on by the Centre. There is a registration fee for many of the courses and a Centre membership is required. Memberships are available from the Centre’s Front Desk for $26.25/year.
City of Ottawa Winter Courses
Available at the Centre
Summer Fitness Programs: Adults 50+
Cardio, Older Adult (low impact)
Stretch, Strength & Balance
Spring Evening Programs: Adults & Seniors
Learning Bridge – Level 3
Spring Daytime Programs: Adults & Seniors
Cardio Older Adult
Strength & Balance
Writing for Enjoyment
55 Alive Driver Refresher Course
Contact the Centre front desk for details and registration fees.
Saturday, Apr 6, 1:00 pm
Topic: Visiting Two United States National Parks.
Sit back and travel to two national parks in the United States, – Glacier National Park in Montana and Canyonlands National Park in Utah. Each park has its own unique and powerful displays of beauty.
Sign up for this armchair travel experience at the front desk.
“Gone with the Wind”
Fashion Show & Tea
Thursday, Apr 18, 1 – 3:00 pm
We are excited to have MacLeod Mercantile back to our Centre to present the fashions from the movie “Gone with the Wind.” Nancy will review the fashions, movie gossip, and movie mistakes! Following the Fashion Show, we will be serving tea, with light sandwiches and dainties.
Tickets: – $13.50 for Centre Members; $15.50 for non-members.
Register at the front desk before Wed April 10.
“55 Alive Driver Refresher Course”
Wednesdays, May 1 and May 8
12:30 – 4:00 pm
Advanced Registration Required
This 2-part, in-class training is designed to help Canadians 55 years and older to update their driving skills. The course will help you gain more confidence behind the wheel; improve your awareness of traffic hazards; update you on traffic laws and new technology; and sharpen many of your driving skills.
Course fee includes manual:
$27.75 for Adults; $25 for 65+.
Register in advance. Limited space. Attendance is required for both afternoons. Register at the front desk.
Duplicate Bridge Play
Play duplicate-style bridge with a qualified director and teacher in a relaxed, non-competitive setting. Help with bidding and play of cards will be available from the director. This program is non-ACBL sanctioned and great for those new to duplicate bridge. No partner required and you pick the days you want to register for!
Please register in advance.
Each evening will be $7.00 (65+). If an evening does not have 8 people, it will be cancelled.
- April 11 #1483081
- April 18 #1483083
- April 25 #1483085
- May 2 #1483089
- May 9 #1483092
- May 16 #1483094
- May 23 #1483095
- June 6 #1483098
- June 13 #1483100