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TISH’A B’AV: NEW YEAR FOR TREES
TISH’A B’AV: NEW YEAR FOR TREES
Aug 1 all-day
Tish’a B’Av: The Ninth of Av, fast commemorating the destruction of the two Temples.
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings 9:30 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings
Aug 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga with Annette Wertman. This gentle form of yoga replaces the yoga mat with a chair. you will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 1 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.)
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy 1:30 pm
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy
Aug 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join the BI Daytimers for World Talk, on Tuesdays with Ralph Levy as we explore Current Affairs from around the world! Coffee/tea and cookies served.
Bereavement Support Group 2:00 pm
Bereavement Support Group
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP: Grief is a difficult and emotional journey of pain, loneliness and isolation. Sharing these feelings with others in a caring and nurturing environment helps each person to find ways to cope. The stages of mourning and grief are universal and are experienced by people from all walks of life. Mourning occurs in response to an individual’s own[...]
AQUAFIT: Evening 6:00 pm
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman 6:30 pm
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga[...]
Jewish Genealogical Institute Monthly Program 7:30 pm
Jewish Genealogical Institute Monthly Program
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
  First Tuesdays of the month at Temple Sholom: Guest lecturers, workshops, roundtable  discussions  or DVD presentations are featured. Visitors are welcome.
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 2 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Chair Yoga Wednesday 9:15 am
Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 2 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 2 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
ZUMBA GOLD 10:15 am
ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
The dance party for the “young at heart.” Class is ongoing.
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation 10:30 am
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches. Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge
Waldman Library: In The News 10:30 am
Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 2 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 2 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer 12:45 pm
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer
Aug 2 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
These classes follow the effective Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery approach (PWR!Moves) developed by Dr. Becky Farley, a physical therapist, neuroscientist and Parkinson exercise specialist. Exercises offered directly target foundational skills. Instructor: Melanie Galloway.
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club 1:00 pm
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Arts Club: arts and crafts at Chabad Richmond
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.) 1:00 pm
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.)
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play poker with friends and make new friends. Mah Jongg American Style: Please bring your own card. For info call Marion at 604-733-3101.
Yiddish Reading Circle 3:00 pm
Yiddish Reading Circle
Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Yiddish Reading Circle: For those with basic ability to read Yiddish. Those not yet ready to read aloud can just listen.  First and third Wednesday of the month.   
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 3 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.)
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Mah Jongg 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 3 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spend the afternoon playing  Mah Jongg with friends.
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY 12:30 pm
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY
Aug 3 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG 12:30 pm
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG
Aug 3 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Poker or Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays 1:00 pm
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BI Daytimers Games Afternoon on Thursdays. Bring your own games or play one of ours! Schmooze and have fun with friends in the BI’s new Seniors Lounge. Coffee/ Tea & Cookies Served.
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 4 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga 9:30 am
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Friday Shabbat Chair Yoga (9:30 am class) incorporates the spirit of Shabbat. A gentle form of yoga uses a chair instead of a mat. You will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. Annette Wertman is the instructor.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Players will be given hands to play and be able to ask the bridge supervisor questions. Bring your partner, bring a friend or just come by yourself. Rhona Thorton, our beginners’s bridge teacher, has generously agreed to supervise.
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LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 5 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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Israeli Films @ Waldman Library: Treasure Trove of Israeli, Hebrew & Yiddish Movies
Israeli Films @ Waldman Library: Treasure Trove of Israeli, Hebrew & Yiddish Movies
Aug 6 all-day
Hundreds of Israel, Hebrew, and Yiddish movies available for your enjoyment at the Isaac Waldman Jewish Public Library. Free with a library card. Oscar contenders, festival favourites. Excellent  Israeli and Holocaust documentaries from around the world.
Temple Sholom: Walk in the Park 10:00 am
Temple Sholom: Walk in the Park
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sisterhood invites you to join a walking group with walks anticipated to be held on the first Sunday morning of each month. Rain or shine. The length of the walk will be approximately 40 minutes, with an easy degree of difficulty. This is definitely not a hike. Dogs are not allowed on this trail on Sunday. But dogs are allowed[...]
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 6 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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BC FAMILY DAY
BC FAMILY DAY
Aug 7 all-day
BC Family Day
Tu B’Av
Tu B’Av
Aug 7 all-day
Holiday of Love
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 7 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program 9:30 am
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, June 5: Program: Speaker: Vrendi Gurd, “Movement for Living”  Monday, June 12 Program – RJDS Choir Monday, June 19: Program: Speaker: Lydia Francescutti, “Memory and Aging”  Monday, June 26: Program: JSA Empowerment Series: “A Day in Israel with Caviar & Lace”    For information: Telephone Pat 604-273-0526 or the Kehila office at 604-241-9270. for Wellness Clinic Appointments you can[...]
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library 10:00 am
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tea in the Afternoons, Hebrew  Conversation circle.
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 7 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 7 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program 11:45 am
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program
Aug 7 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Telephone for future dates.  Join us for a hot kosher lunch and engaging speaker each month.  As this is a catered program, please register no later than the Friday before the event. Catered Lunch served at 11:45am           Guest Speaker presentation at 12:15pm  Member Value Price $10 +gst;  Regular Price: $12.50 +gst Tickets at the JCC front desk.[...]
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights 7:00 pm
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The MONDAY night game is an ACBL sanctioned game, masterpoints awarded, entry fee $8.00.  
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings 9:30 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings
Aug 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga with Annette Wertman. This gentle form of yoga replaces the yoga mat with a chair. you will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 8 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.)
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel 11:30 am
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel
Aug 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel @ JFSA at Beth Israel | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
  Full course kosher sit-down luncheon. Cost per person|: $13.00. Program to follow. For reservations and information please contact Queenie Hamovich at JFSA: 604-558-5709 Where: Alternating between Temple Sholom and Beth Israel. Call for more information.
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy 1:30 pm
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy
Aug 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join the BI Daytimers for World Talk, on Tuesdays with Ralph Levy as we explore Current Affairs from around the world! Coffee/tea and cookies served.
AQUAFIT: Evening 6:00 pm
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman 6:30 pm
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 9 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Chair Yoga Wednesday 9:15 am
Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 9 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 9 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
ZUMBA GOLD 10:15 am
ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 9 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
The dance party for the “young at heart.” Class is ongoing.
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation 10:30 am
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches. Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge
Waldman Library: In The News 10:30 am
Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 9 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 9 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer 12:45 pm
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer
Aug 9 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
These classes follow the effective Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery approach (PWR!Moves) developed by Dr. Becky Farley, a physical therapist, neuroscientist and Parkinson exercise specialist. Exercises offered directly target foundational skills. Instructor: Melanie Galloway.
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club 1:00 pm
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Arts Club: arts and crafts at Chabad Richmond
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.) 1:00 pm
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.)
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play poker with friends and make new friends. Mah Jongg American Style: Please bring your own card. For info call Marion at 604-733-3101.
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 10 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.)
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Mah Jongg 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 10 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spend the afternoon playing  Mah Jongg with friends.
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY 12:30 pm
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY
Aug 10 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG 12:30 pm
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG
Aug 10 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Poker or Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays 1:00 pm
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BI Daytimers Games Afternoon on Thursdays. Bring your own games or play one of ours! Schmooze and have fun with friends in the BI’s new Seniors Lounge. Coffee/ Tea & Cookies Served.
The Danger of Imperfect Regulation: OxyContin with Dr. Joel Lexchin 7:30 pm
The Danger of Imperfect Regulation: OxyContin with Dr. Joel Lexchin
Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Danger of Imperfect Regulation: OxyContin with Dr. Joel Lexchin @ Unitarian Church of Vancouver | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
How Purdue Pharma was allowed to push OxyContin. Dr. Lexchin will speak about how Purdue Pharma promoted OxyContin which helped trigger the opioid crisis and the wave of drug overdoses that currently plague our society. 
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 11 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 11 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga 9:30 am
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga
Aug 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Friday Shabbat Chair Yoga (9:30 am class) incorporates the spirit of Shabbat. A gentle form of yoga uses a chair instead of a mat. You will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. Annette Wertman is the instructor.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Players will be given hands to play and be able to ask the bridge supervisor questions. Bring your partner, bring a friend or just come by yourself. Rhona Thorton, our beginners’s bridge teacher, has generously agreed to supervise.
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I.L. Peretz Reading and Discussion Group 10:30 am
I.L. Peretz Reading and Discussion Group
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
I.L. Peretz reading and discussion group of Peretz’s stories and poetry, in English. Meets 2nd and 4th Saturday each month. 
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 12 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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Historic Walking Tour: Gastown & Strathcona 11:00 am
Historic Walking Tour: Gastown & Strathcona
Aug 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Discover the rich history of Vancouver’s early Jewish community by exploring the neighbourhood this community once called home. Meet the men and women who made a new home here, starting businesses and laying the foundations of a tight-knit community. Contact us to reserve your spot:  info@jewishmuseum.ca http://www.jewishmuseum.ca/program/strathcona-gastown    
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 13 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 14 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program 9:30 am
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, June 5: Program: Speaker: Vrendi Gurd, “Movement for Living”  Monday, June 12 Program – RJDS Choir Monday, June 19: Program: Speaker: Lydia Francescutti, “Memory and Aging”  Monday, June 26: Program: JSA Empowerment Series: “A Day in Israel with Caviar & Lace”    For information: Telephone Pat 604-273-0526 or the Kehila office at 604-241-9270. for Wellness Clinic Appointments you can[...]
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library 10:00 am
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tea in the Afternoons, Hebrew  Conversation circle.
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 14 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program 11:45 am
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program
Aug 14 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Telephone for future dates.  Join us for a hot kosher lunch and engaging speaker each month.  As this is a catered program, please register no later than the Friday before the event. Catered Lunch served at 11:45am           Guest Speaker presentation at 12:15pm  Member Value Price $10 +gst;  Regular Price: $12.50 +gst Tickets at the JCC front desk.[...]
Summer BBQ & Concert: Musical Guests after Lunch 12:00 pm
Summer BBQ & Concert: Musical Guests after Lunch
Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This popular event held each year sharing with friends who are dear. Come enjoy hot dogs, veggie burgers and other great food. It’s always a festive mood. Musical guests will perform after lunch. In the Seniors Lounge. Musical Guests: Musical Guests:
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights 7:00 pm
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The MONDAY night game is an ACBL sanctioned game, masterpoints awarded, entry fee $8.00.  
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings 9:30 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings
Aug 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga with Annette Wertman. This gentle form of yoga replaces the yoga mat with a chair. you will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 15 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.)
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy 1:30 pm
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy
Aug 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join the BI Daytimers for World Talk, on Tuesdays with Ralph Levy as we explore Current Affairs from around the world! Coffee/tea and cookies served.
AQUAFIT: Evening 6:00 pm
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman 6:30 pm
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 16 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Chair Yoga Wednesday 9:15 am
Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 16 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 16 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
ZUMBA GOLD 10:15 am
ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
The dance party for the “young at heart.” Class is ongoing.
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation 10:30 am
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches. Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge
Waldman Library: In The News 10:30 am
Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 16 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 16 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer 12:45 pm
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer
Aug 16 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
These classes follow the effective Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery approach (PWR!Moves) developed by Dr. Becky Farley, a physical therapist, neuroscientist and Parkinson exercise specialist. Exercises offered directly target foundational skills. Instructor: Melanie Galloway.
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club 1:00 pm
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Arts Club: arts and crafts at Chabad Richmond
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.) 1:00 pm
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.)
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play poker with friends and make new friends. Mah Jongg American Style: Please bring your own card. For info call Marion at 604-733-3101.
Yiddish Reading Circle 3:00 pm
Yiddish Reading Circle
Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Yiddish Reading Circle: For those with basic ability to read Yiddish. Those not yet ready to read aloud can just listen.  First and third Wednesday of the month.   
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 17 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.)
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Mah Jongg 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spend the afternoon playing  Mah Jongg with friends.
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY 12:30 pm
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY
Aug 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG 12:30 pm
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG
Aug 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Poker or Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays 1:00 pm
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BI Daytimers Games Afternoon on Thursdays. Bring your own games or play one of ours! Schmooze and have fun with friends in the BI’s new Seniors Lounge. Coffee/ Tea & Cookies Served.
Jewish Museum: The Chosen Food Supper club 5:00 pm
Jewish Museum: The Chosen Food Supper club
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jewish Museum: The Chosen Food Supper club @ the Jewish Museum & Archive, Peretz Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Jewish Feasts From Around The World Eat your way through the traditional meals of BC’s multicultural Jewish Community.  Try shakshuka from morocco, pastrami from New York and a traditional Syrian Rosh Hashanah feast in this globetrotting series.  All tickets must be purchased in advance.  April 23: My Darling Dumpling: Traditional Jewish Chinese dumplings  May 7: Delights from the Jews of[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 18 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga 9:30 am
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Friday Shabbat Chair Yoga (9:30 am class) incorporates the spirit of Shabbat. A gentle form of yoga uses a chair instead of a mat. You will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. Annette Wertman is the instructor.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Players will be given hands to play and be able to ask the bridge supervisor questions. Bring your partner, bring a friend or just come by yourself. Rhona Thorton, our beginners’s bridge teacher, has generously agreed to supervise.
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LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 19 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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Mountain View Cemetery Tour 11:00 am
Mountain View Cemetery Tour
Aug 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join one of our skilled volunteers for a walk through history at the Mountain View Cemetery. The recently restored Jewish section of Mountain View Cemetery is the final resting place of over 450 members of our community, including many early pioneers. Tours will follow the Infant Headstone Unveiling Ceremony, which will commence at 11:45 am. Contact us today to reserve[...]
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 20 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 21 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program 9:30 am
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, June 5: Program: Speaker: Vrendi Gurd, “Movement for Living”  Monday, June 12 Program – RJDS Choir Monday, June 19: Program: Speaker: Lydia Francescutti, “Memory and Aging”  Monday, June 26: Program: JSA Empowerment Series: “A Day in Israel with Caviar & Lace”    For information: Telephone Pat 604-273-0526 or the Kehila office at 604-241-9270. for Wellness Clinic Appointments you can[...]
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library 10:00 am
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tea in the Afternoons, Hebrew  Conversation circle.
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 21 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 21 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program 11:45 am
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program
Aug 21 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Telephone for future dates.  Join us for a hot kosher lunch and engaging speaker each month.  As this is a catered program, please register no later than the Friday before the event. Catered Lunch served at 11:45am           Guest Speaker presentation at 12:15pm  Member Value Price $10 +gst;  Regular Price: $12.50 +gst Tickets at the JCC front desk.[...]
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights 7:00 pm
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The MONDAY night game is an ACBL sanctioned game, masterpoints awarded, entry fee $8.00.  
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings 9:30 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings
Aug 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga with Annette Wertman. This gentle form of yoga replaces the yoga mat with a chair. you will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 22 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.)
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel 11:30 am
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Beth Israel @ JFSA at Beth Israel | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
  Full course kosher sit-down luncheon. Cost per person|: $13.00. Program to follow. For reservations and information please contact Queenie Hamovich at JFSA: 604-558-5709 Where: Alternating between Temple Sholom and Beth Israel. Call for more information.
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Temple Sholom, @ Beth Israel 12:00 pm
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Temple Sholom, @ Beth Israel
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
  Full course kosher sit-down luncheon. Cost per person|: $13.00. Program to follow. For reservations and information please contact Queenie Hamovich at JFSA: 604-558-5709 Where: Alternating between Temple Sholom and Beth Israel. Call for more information.  
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
VJFC: Last Tuesday of the Month Movie 12:30 pm
VJFC: Last Tuesday of the Month Movie
Aug 22 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Wonderful movies on the last Tuesday of the month offered by the Vancouver Jewish Film Festival with JFSA.       
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy 1:30 pm
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy
Aug 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join the BI Daytimers for World Talk, on Tuesdays with Ralph Levy as we explore Current Affairs from around the world! Coffee/tea and cookies served.
AQUAFIT: Evening 6:00 pm
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman 6:30 pm
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga[...]
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 23 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Chair Yoga Wednesday 9:15 am
Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 23 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
ZUMBA GOLD 10:15 am
ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
The dance party for the “young at heart.” Class is ongoing.
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation 10:30 am
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches. Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge
Waldman Library: In The News 10:30 am
Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer 12:45 pm
Parkinson’s Exercise: PWR! Moves – Summer
Aug 23 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
These classes follow the effective Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery approach (PWR!Moves) developed by Dr. Becky Farley, a physical therapist, neuroscientist and Parkinson exercise specialist. Exercises offered directly target foundational skills. Instructor: Melanie Galloway.
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club 1:00 pm
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Arts Club: arts and crafts at Chabad Richmond
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.) 1:00 pm
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.)
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play poker with friends and make new friends. Mah Jongg American Style: Please bring your own card. For info call Marion at 604-733-3101.
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AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 24 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.)
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Mah Jongg 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 24 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spend the afternoon playing  Mah Jongg with friends.
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY 12:30 pm
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY
Aug 24 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG 12:30 pm
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG
Aug 24 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Poker or Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays 1:00 pm
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BI Daytimers Games Afternoon on Thursdays. Bring your own games or play one of ours! Schmooze and have fun with friends in the BI’s new Seniors Lounge. Coffee/ Tea & Cookies Served.
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Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 25 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 25 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga 9:30 am
Morning Shabbat Chair Yoga
Aug 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Friday Shabbat Chair Yoga (9:30 am class) incorporates the spirit of Shabbat. A gentle form of yoga uses a chair instead of a mat. You will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. Annette Wertman is the instructor.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Players will be given hands to play and be able to ask the bridge supervisor questions. Bring your partner, bring a friend or just come by yourself. Rhona Thorton, our beginners’s bridge teacher, has generously agreed to supervise.
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I.L. Peretz Reading and Discussion Group, twice a month 10:30 am
I.L. Peretz Reading and Discussion Group, twice a month
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
I.L. Peretz reading and discussion group of Peretz’s stories and poetry, in English. Starting in  September, the group has decided to read short stories by other Jewish authors either in translation or those written in English.  Meets 2nd and 4th Saturday each month. 
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 26 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
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LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair” 11:15 am
LEGACY: Annette Wertman – “Yoga with Chair”
Aug 27 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Legacy Senior Living is pleased to offer “Yoga with Chair” classes with Annette Wertman to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm for a nominal drop-in fee of $5.00. “Yoga with Chair” incorporates the benefits of traditional exercises with modifications using a chair as a prop. By providing extra stability, the chair makes yoga a[...]
Genealogy Sundays @ The Jewish Museum 1:00 pm
Genealogy Sundays @ The Jewish Museum
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For those researchers who feel that they need extra help with their genealogical research, representatives from the Jewish Genealogical Institute of BC are available to assist with genealogical queries. Free access to our databases-(ancestry.com, findmypast.com )  and computers at Jewish Museum & Archives of BC is available on the last Sunday of each month. Phone for appointment, 604-257-5199. These databases[...]
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BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic 10:30 am
BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic
Aug 28 @ 10:30 am – Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm
A short question and answer period at the beginning of each class will be followed by supervised play with each hand carefully analyzed. An emphasis will be placed on understanding the basic principles of bidding. Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 28 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program 9:30 am
Kehila Seniors: ESL, Wellness Clinic, Easy Fun Exercise,Program
Aug 28 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, June 5: Program: Speaker: Vrendi Gurd, “Movement for Living”  Monday, June 12 Program – RJDS Choir Monday, June 19: Program: Speaker: Lydia Francescutti, “Memory and Aging”  Monday, June 26: Program: JSA Empowerment Series: “A Day in Israel with Caviar & Lace”    For information: Telephone Pat 604-273-0526 or the Kehila office at 604-241-9270. for Wellness Clinic Appointments you can[...]
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 28 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library 10:00 am
Techie Mondays @ Waldman Library
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tea in the Afternoons, Hebrew  Conversation circle.
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 28 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 28 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program 11:45 am
Lunch and Learn: Kosher Lunch and Program
Aug 28 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Telephone for future dates.  Join us for a hot kosher lunch and engaging speaker each month.  As this is a catered program, please register no later than the Friday before the event. Catered Lunch served at 11:45am           Guest Speaker presentation at 12:15pm  Member Value Price $10 +gst;  Regular Price: $12.50 +gst Tickets at the JCC front desk.[...]
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights 7:00 pm
Bridge Night at Beth Tikvah: Monday Nights
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The MONDAY night game is an ACBL sanctioned game, masterpoints awarded, entry fee $8.00.  
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BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic 10:30 am
BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – Sep 1 @ 12:30 pm
A short question and answer period at the beginning of each class will be followed by supervised play with each hand carefully analyzed. An emphasis will be placed on understanding the basic principles of bidding. Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings 9:30 am
Chair Yoga Tuesday Mornings
Aug 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Chair Yoga with Annette Wertman. This gentle form of yoga replaces the yoga mat with a chair. you will be guided to hold stretches in modified versions. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 29 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Supervised Play (TUES.)
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
JFSA: Maple Crest Congregate Meal 11:30 am
JFSA: Maple Crest Congregate Meal
Aug 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
On the last Tuesday of every month,  JFSA coordinates a kosher three-course lunch for residents of Maple Crest and their guests. $5.00 per person
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Temple Sholom, @ Beth Israel 12:00 pm
JFSA: Seniors Lunch @ Temple Sholom, @ Beth Israel
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
  Full course kosher sit-down luncheon. Cost per person|: $13.00. Program to follow. For reservations and information please contact Queenie Hamovich at JFSA: 604-558-5709 Where: Alternating between Temple Sholom and Beth Israel. Call for more information.  
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
VJFC: Last Tuesday of the Month Movie 12:30 pm
VJFC: Last Tuesday of the Month Movie
Aug 29 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Wonderful movies on the last Tuesday of the month offered by the Vancouver Jewish Film Festival with JFSA.       
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy 1:30 pm
Beth Israel World Affairs with Ralph Levy
Aug 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join the BI Daytimers for World Talk, on Tuesdays with Ralph Levy as we explore Current Affairs from around the world! Coffee/tea and cookies served.
AQUAFIT: Evening 6:00 pm
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman 6:30 pm
BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga[...]
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BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic 10:30 am
BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – Sep 2 @ 12:30 pm
A short question and answer period at the beginning of each class will be followed by supervised play with each hand carefully analyzed. An emphasis will be placed on understanding the basic principles of bidding. Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts 7:30 am
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 30 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN. Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm. Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only) Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and[...]
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water. Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level. Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.
Chair Yoga Wednesday 9:15 am
Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 30 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman. In the Seniors’ Lounge.
Adult Day Trip to Whistler & Audain Art Museum 9:30 am
Adult Day Trip to Whistler & Audain Art Museum
Aug 30 @ 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Adult Day Trip to Whistler & Audain Art Museum @ Jewish Community Centre | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Adult Day Trip to Whistler and the Audain Art Museum. The package includes Audain Art Museum admission, docent led private tour, museum free time, free time in Whistler Village, return transportation.  The Audain is Canada’s newest Art Museum in Whistler. spanning fro the 18th century to present, it contains one of the the world’s finest collections of Northwest Coast First[...]
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F 9:30 am
L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 30 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275. A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.[...]
ZUMBA GOLD 10:15 am
ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 30 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
The dance party for the “young at heart.” Class is ongoing.
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation 10:30 am
Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches. Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge
Waldman Library: In The News 10:30 am
Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy
Active Aging: Chair Fit 11:45 am
Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 30 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities. Mondays and Wednesdays. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members. Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.
Get Up & Go! 11:45 am
Get Up & Go!
Aug 30 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
A medically developed, entry level program for those 65+ with balance and mobility challenges incl. Parkinson’s. Program includes assessments.  Intructors: melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak. Registration is ongoing. 12 session package. No class on  holidays. 
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club 1:00 pm
Chabad Seniors: Arts Club
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
 Arts Club: arts and crafts at Chabad Richmond
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.) 1:00 pm
SENIORS’ POKER & Mah Jongg American Style (WEDS.)
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play poker with friends and make new friends. Mah Jongg American Style: Please bring your own card. For info call Marion at 604-733-3101.
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BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic 10:30 am
BRIDGE LESSONS: Barry’s 4-day Bridge Clinic
Aug 31 @ 10:30 am – Sep 3 @ 12:30 pm
A short question and answer period at the beginning of each class will be followed by supervised play with each hand carefully analyzed. An emphasis will be placed on understanding the basic principles of bidding. Instructor: Barry Yamanouchi
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER 9:00 am
AQUAFIT: DEEP WATER
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Are you looking for a challenge? Do your joints need a break? Deep water Aquafit is for you. Participants wear buoyancy belts. Tues/ Thur  9:00 am to 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session 9:45 am
Adapted Aquatics Water Works: Two Morning, One Evening Session
Aug 31 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Tuesday/ Thursday morning 9:55 am – 10:40 am Tuesday/ Thursday morning 10:45 am – 11;30 am Mon/Thurs evenings 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm For people with mild rheumatic disease, minimal joint involvement, or by referral. Must be able to stand for 15 minutes without excessive pain. Taught by Arthritis Society certified instructors.
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.) 11:00 am
SENIORS’ BRIDGE: Open Duplicate Bridge (Thurs.)
Aug 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Certified ACBL Director Cathy Miller Facilitates twice-weekly games. A friendly yet competitive game for players of all abilities. Online postings of games scores.  Hand Records from generated deals and wireless scoring using Bridgemate 11.  Master points awarded for placing pairs with the ACBL. We can arrange partners with advance notice and take reservations for a  seating preference.  Please leave a[...]
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat 12:00 pm
Passport to Wellness/ Cancer Combat
Aug 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. Aimed at those recovering from an acute condition: cancer, injury, surgery. A personalized program and exercise in a supportive environment. New participants must have instructor’s permission to register and will be provided an assessment. Additional fees apply. Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Elizabeth Roy. 20 classes per session. Weekly on Tuesday OR Thursday. 20 classes per session.[...]
Mah Jongg 12:30 pm
Mah Jongg
Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Spend the afternoon playing  Mah Jongg with friends.
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY 12:30 pm
SENIORS MAH JONGG THURSDAY
Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG 12:30 pm
SENIORS’ MAH JONGG
Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
American style. Bring your own Mah Jongg Card. For more info call our volunteer marion Seeklus at 604-733-3101. Play Poker or Mah Jongg with friends and meet some new friends.
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays 1:00 pm
Beth Israel Daytimers: Games Afternoon Thursdays
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BI Daytimers Games Afternoon on Thursdays. Bring your own games or play one of ours! Schmooze and have fun with friends in the BI’s new Seniors Lounge. Coffee/ Tea & Cookies Served.

Aug
22
Tue
AQUAFIT: Evening
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A challenging water workout offers the combination of cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training.

BI: Talmud Tuesday with Rabbi Olga Bluman
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Have you ever wondered about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world or how to interpret the ancient texts of the Mishna [200 CE] and the Gemara [500 CE] ? Join Rabbi Olga Bluman’s class and explore this repository of thousands of years of Jewish wisdom. Bring your thinking hat and be prepared to travel through time. Join Rabbi Olga Bluman for an in-depth discussion about the relevance of Talmud in today’s world.

Aug
23
Wed
Medically-based program: Happy Hearts
Aug 23 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

A community-based, supportive exercise program for those living with heart disease or for heart disease prevention. registration is ongoing. Supervised by VGH Vancouver Coastal health and Case Manage, Elizabeth Roy, RN.

Any 2 classes per week Mo/ We/ Fr  7:30 am, 11:45 am or 2:00 pm.

Friday 7:30 am or 11:45 am (HH+Only)

Inquire also about Happy Hearts Plus; and Happy Hearts Maintenance.

Start Up: $149 for 3 months. Registration fee applies. New clients. 

 

 

AQUAFIT: SHALLOW WATER
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

A moderate to intense class that includes a cardiovascular workout challenged by the resistance of the water.

Aquafit is the perfect option for those who want low impact movement but still wish to improve their fitness level.

Mon/Wed/Fri  9:00 am to 10:00 am.

Chair Yoga Wednesday
Aug 23 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am

Gentle stretching and strengthening using a chair, with Annette Wertman.

In the Seniors’ Lounge.

L’Chaim Adult Day Centre:M/W/F
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

A warm and welcoming environment for frail elderly. Exercising body and mind through nourishing conversations and delicious kosher meals. If someone you know and love needs our special care, L’Chaim is but a phone call away: 604-638-7275.

A small user fee is charged daily to cover costs of food and programs. A nominal fee for transport via Handydart is extra.

On Friday, we finish at 2:00 pm.

ZUMBA GOLD
Aug 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am

The dance party for the “young at heart.”

Class is ongoing.

Adapted Aquatics: Aquatic Rehabilitation
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

For people who have had a stroke, brain injury, M.S. or require adaptive fitness. Includes a variety of exercises in the pool followed by stretches.

Assistants or aides are welcome at no additional charge

Waldman Library: In The News
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join the group to discuss current affairs and global politics. Chair: Ralph Levy

Active Aging: Chair Fit
Aug 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:30 pm

Based on the best of Joint Works, OsteoFit and SteadyFeet. Improve function and mobility in daily activities.

Mondays and Wednesdays.

Instructors: Melanie Galloway, Jennifer Rak.  Free for members.

Ask about punch card and Senior Associate price. $50.00 for 12 classes.