Book your spot with the dining club
Enjoy a great meal in the company of friends with our Kent Street Dining Club.
Next week, on Tuesday, March 26, they will be meeting at Maple Sushi at 11:30 a.m.
Call 604-541-2231 to obtain the number of the hostess to reserve a spot.
• If you enjoy the game of cribbage, there is a Cribbage and Bid Whist group that meets every Thursday from 1-3:15 p.m. at Kent Street.
The fourth Friday of every month, we run a crib tournament, playing 10-card crib.
Enjoy great competition and prizes. Call 604-541-2231 to register or come down to Kent Street to get your three-visit guest pass to try it out.
• Experience fun, gentle-paced Middle Eastern Dance classes that build flexibility, enhance cardiovascular fitness, improve posture and promote self-esteem.
Enjoy this women- only class that introduces you to this wonderful form of creative expression.
Instructor Elizabeth Carefoot has taught and danced professionally for more than 30 years.
Beginners welcome. Call 604-541-2199 to register.
• Please take note that the New Member’s Social that was originally scheduled for March 26 has been postponed to a date later in the spring.
Kent Street Activity Centre will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in May, and there will be an announcement as to when we will be celebrating this milestone in many ways, one of which will be the New Members Social.
• Enjoy a guided excursion to the Ryoshi-Nikkei Fishermen of the B.C. Coast exhibit on April 3.
From the bustling docks of Steveston to remote inlets on the Northern Coast, Japanese Canadians have made a unique contribution to fishing in B.C. both before and after the war.
Their story is intertwined with the labour and political history of B.C.
With pride and perseverance, the Nikkei community proved their skill as fishermen and cannery workers, and built a new life as Canadian citizens.
Exhibit to be followed by a delicious Japanese lunch. Call 604-541-2231 to register.
n Artwork is now on display at the White Rock Community Centre.
Come and enjoy beautiful watercolour pieces depicting everything from landscape and abstraction to studies of people and nature.
Have your say. Vote on your favourite piece, enter a ballot into our ‘People’s Choice’ ballot box and award your favourite artist.
The show runs March 9 to April 19.
The Kent Street Activity Centre, located at 1475 Kent St., is open to people 55 years of age or better. For information, call 604-541-2231.