The Canmore Seniors Association

organises activities for the education & entertainment of its members

To Get in Touch

The Association's office is staffed by CSA member volunteers & is open weekdays.

10am - noon & 1 - 3pm
(403) 678-2457

600B - 9th Street,
PO Box 8809
Canmore, AB,  T1W 3L9

Email: info@canmoreseniors.org
or
email Directory for Board

Location (map)

The Association's Facilities

The Association is part of a two story building in downtown Canmore   Photo-tour Here

Full details of our facilites can be found on the Hall Rentals page   Click Quicklink to Hall Rentals

Parking Is Limited
Members can obtain $2 lifetime pass from the office.
Display pass every visit so it is easily seen through the windshield (eg dash/visor).
Do not park in Grizzly Paw spots

Membership

Membership in the Association is open to all seniors 55 years and older.
Membership is $25/year/person and runs from
July 1 to June 30.

Visit our office for a Membership Application and Waiver Form
or   Print Forms Here
and mail in with cheque.

An annual Waiver covers all CSA events both in our hall and off-site. Membership cards cannot be released until waiver is signed and in office

Need More Specific Info? membership
@canmoreseniors.org

Communications

Activities, functions, and other information are also publicized

* on boards at The Centre

* in a weekly newspaper column (compliments of Bow Valley Crag & Canyon)

* and the weekly emailed
“Paper Trail”
Important - set spam filters to accept Paper Trail
Deadline for Paper Trail announcements is the prior Thursday, 6:30pm to:
publicity
@canmoreseniors.org

Bulletin Boards

Main boards: Hallway opposite kitchen - limited accessible hours.
Only place for Sign-up sheets.

In Building Lobby: Longer hours.
CSA activities: Left of CSA office door. No sign-up sheets.
Meanderthals: Right of office door in alcove bedside the building door.

Members' Notices

All Members can submit Notes, Requests, Lost and Found etc for posting on the web-page via
web@canmoreseniors.org

Website Contact

Website Submissions, Ads, problems, typos, factual errors to
web@canmoreseniors.org

Association News & Coming Events For 55+

Rev.2017 May 22 gw

Sign-up Now On CSA Notice Board For
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Rehearsal And Lunch

Travel&Tours

Membership Expires End Of June: Renew Early
Reminder To Please Bring With You

1. Your 2017 CSA card
2. Correct cash or a cheque made out to CSA
3. A waiver and application form (these can be downloaded from the CSA website or are available at the CSA office).

If there are no changes to your phone number, mailing address or email address, only print your full name.
Your spouse or a friend can be your waiver witness.
4. Complete the Volunteer section, we need your help.

Sun Jun 11
Seniors Pancake Breakfast =>Poster

Meanderthals Display In Alta Parks Trails Fest
Sun Jun 11

Board Member: Hall Rentals
we are currently looking for a well-organized person to take over the hall rental position.

This Board appointment involves meeting with potential renters, showing them around, organizing bookings and fees and checking the property after events
Current Board member, Janet Killoran, will be pleased to discuss the position and to offer support going forward.
Please contact Janet: rentals@canmoreseniors.org

Recurring Activities

Afternoon Drop-in
Wednesday + Thursday
Join the Floor Games players during their refreshment and chat break

Juggling
Mondays
Everyone is welcome on a drop-in basis, with no fee, and no need of skill or equipment. The only requirement is a sense of fun. Continues until the end of May.

Table Tennis
Tuesdays + Thursdays

T'ai Chi
Tuesdays

Beginners welcome. Gentle, easy to learn. Non Taoist t'ai chi.
More info from Sandra at skyhicanada@hotmail.com

Chair Yoga
Wednesdays
Kathleen 780 918 5726 or email kapaton16@gmail.com

Mah-Jong and Board Games: Please join us in the Townside Hall
Thursdays from 1:15 to 4 pm.

Floor Yoga
Fridays @
Kathleen 780-918-5726 or email kapaton16@gmail

Fri Jun 02
Join Travel&Tours For A Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Rehearsal And Lunch
Must Sign up On Notice Board

Save These Dates, Watch for Full Posts

Celebrate Canada's 150 Anniversary
Fri Sept 08
Canada 150 Time Capsule => Details

Annual General Meeting
Mon Sept 25

Fri Jun 02
CSA Monthly Happy Hour
Summer Hosting by The Meanderthals

Meet members you don't normally see, or check us out before joining.
Everyone bring small appetiser to share, plus whatever beverage you prefer.


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SENIORS BEWARE

New Link: "You Are Funding Terrorism" Scam is very thorough and convincing

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Website

Expect CRA telephone scam it's always active in Spring

If you have anything attached to the web Read This (computer, tablet, cell, house monitoring, lights, even appliances) you must set passwords and protective software

Scams are always active in the community ⟹ Learn More From Cybersecurity And Scams Page

Website Contact: Website Submissions, Ads, Problems, Typos, Factual Errors To web@canmoreseniors.org
Not To Volunteers' Personal Emails

A Friendly Reminder due to allergies and sensitivities.
We ask that members refrain from using scented grooming products during CSA activities at the Centre.
Your co-operation is appreciated.

Membership Renewal Now Open
Please Renew Early To Spread Volunteer Workload

Always Display Parking Pass when using Centre parking
so it is easily seen through the windshield (eg dash/visor)
Read User Rules

If You Find A Lost Item
• Clothing: Hang on the Creekside coat rack, or put in BOX on coat rack shelf
• Cell phones, keys or medical devices: Hand in to the office.
• Leave nothing in the kitchen.

Remove Outdoor Footwear
Please Bring Dry And Clean Footwear For Use In All Areas
to protect the flooring, & prevent safety issues from water & grit.

Some Dates to Remember

Happy Hours 2017

Sponsored by The Meanderthals
All welcome. Bring small appetiser to share, plus beverage of choice.

Fri May 05 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Jun 02 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Jul 07 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Aug 11 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Sep 15 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Oct 06 from 5:30 - 7 pm

Fri Oct 27 Potluck Dinner

January 01 - New Year's Day Hike of Town Trails

Early June - Seniors Week

June 30 - '16 Memberships Expire

Mon Sept 25 - AGM

How the Association is Governed

The Board of Directors is responsible for the operation of the Association.
Directors are elected by the members at the Annual General Meeting for a two year term.

President Philip Wilson
Vice President Chris Duncan-Webb
Secretary Beth Millard
Treasurer Vincent Gallant
Past President Ray Ryan
Entertainment Vacant
Hospitality Elizabeth Jones
House Gerry Karst
Grounds John Martland
Membership Barbara Bashnick
Publicity Laurel Paterson
Rentals Janet Killoran
Sports Linda Reeves
Travel+Tours Angie Schulz
email Directory for Board