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Recreation 50+: Your December Guide

Dec 02, 2016

Keep up-to-date on some of the highlighted events and programs taking place at your fabulous recreation centres this month!

Please note that both Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre will be closed from Saturday December 24 through December 26, reopening on Tuesday, December 27. McKee Seniors Recreation will be closed from Friday, December 23 through Tuesday, December 27 (except for the Christmas Turkey luncheon on December 25).

What's Happening in December

Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre

– Christmas Lunch –

Date: Wednesday, December 7
Time: 1st Seating, 11 am - 12 pm; 2nd Seating, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Price: Members, $12.50; Guests, $15

Get in the spirit with a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings! All tickets for guests must be purchased by members. Entertainment will be in the Main Hall from 1 - 3 pm. 

– Breakfast with Santa & Children's Workshop –

Date: Saturday, December 17
Time: Breakfast, 9:30 - 10:30 am; Santa's Workshop, 10:15 am - 12 pm

Price: Adults $6, Children (3 - 12 years old) $4

This morning full of festivities is a Kennedy tradition. Breakfast will be served in the Café and Santa's Workshop will be in the main hall. Tickets on sale until December 10. Don't forget to wear your best Christmas PJs!

– New Year's Brunch – 

Date: Saturday, December 31 Time: 10 am – 12:15 pm

Price: Members, $15; Guests, $20

Tickets are on sale until December 20. Entertainment provided by Music Variations. The colour theme this year is pink, black, silver, gold, white and bling! Ring in 2017 with your Kennedy Family. 

McKee Seniors Recreation Centre

– Delta Music Makers –

Date: Sunday, December 4 
Time: 2 - 4 pm 
Price: Member $7/Guests $9

Join us for a selection of local wines and cheese while enjoying the sophisticated sounds of the Delta Music Makers, directed by Curt Jantzen. Donations to the food bank are gratefully accepted. 

Christmas Concert

Date: Friday, December 9  Time: 7 - 9 pm

A free Concert featuring the Free Flight School of Dance and McKee's own concert band with sing-a-long. Donations for the food bank gratefully accepted.

Christmas Day Lunch –

Date: Sunday, December 25
Time: Seating at 11 am, Lunch at 11:30 am
Price: Prices to be determined


Get in the spirit with a delicious turkey dinner with all the trimmings! All tickets for guests must be purchased by members. Please contact the customer service office for ticket details.  

Important Information

Volunteers Needed

McKee is looking for volunteers to help out in the McKee Café. This is a fun and dynamic kitchen/café and volunteers are needed to help keep prices reasonable. If you can spare a few hours weekly preparing sandwiches, serving and having fun, please visit the Customer Service Desk for an application form and our Director responsible for volunteers will call you.        

Shop by Phone

This is a FREE service available for individuals who are unable to do their own grocery shopping. For more information, please visit the Ladner Save-On-Foods to register. If you would like to volunteer to help take orders or do the grocery shopping, please contact McKee Customer Service Desk at 604-946-1411.

Flu Season is Here

Be sure to take steps to stay healthy this Flu Season! Get your flu shot, wash your hands frequently, and cover your cough with your elbow to reduce the risk of respiratory infections. Stay at home if you think you have an influenza-like illness or a cold. Best to remain at home and limit exposure to others. 

Snow Angels

The Snow Angels is a Corporation of Delta program which matches seniors who are unable to clear snow from driveways and/or sidewalks, with volunteers who want to help out. Volunteers are matched with residents in their neighbourhood. If you, or someone you know, lives in Delta, and would like to access the service or learn more about the program, please call Kennedy at 604‐594‐2717 or McKee at 604-946-1411

December Blood Pressure Clinics 

Kennedy Seniors Recreation Centre:

Tuesday, December 13, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Friday, December 16, 10 - 11 am

McKee Seniors Recreation Centre:

Thursday, December 15, 12:30 - 1:30 pm