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

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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 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


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:

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

Website Contact

Website Submissions, Ads, problems, typos, factual errors to

Mental Health Peer Support
=>Supportworks Website

Banff groups Email:
Phone: (403) 305 - 4465

Association News & Coming Events For 55+

Rev.2017 Jun 26 gw

Membership Expires THIS WEEK
Renew Now If You Use Any Facilities Or Activities

When Renewing, 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.

Wed July 05
CSA & Bow Valley Parent Link Stampede BBQ
Our two organizations join together to put on a FREE BBQ in our lovely garden.

CSA Members plan to come along for lunch and meet our "neighbours", the young families and staff who share our building. =>Poster

Bocce Ball in The Senior Centre Garden
See sign-up sheet & basic rules of play on the CSA Bulletin Board.

For rules & more information contact the Organisers:
Bernie Brunner (403) 675 2009 & Lloyd Church (403) 678 8453

Croquet in The Senior Centre Garden
drink lemonade and/or have fun playing

Contact person: Constance at or 403-678-3852

Recurring Activities

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


Table Tennis
Tuesdays + Thursdays

T'ai Chi

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

Bocce Ball

Chair Yoga
Kathleen 780 918 5726 or email

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 July 07
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.

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



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
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 Now 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 - 7 pm

Fri Jul 07 from 5 - 7 pm

Fri Aug 11 from 5 - 7 pm

Fri Sep 15 from 5 - 7 pm

Fri Oct 06 from 5 - 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

Oct 10 - 13: Jasper Park Lodge Senior Fall Getaway

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
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Notice + Small-ad Links

By sharing possibly usefull information CSA is not endorsing any non-CSA events, goods or services

Board Member: Hall Rentals
we are currently looking for a well-organized person to take over the hall rental position.
Involves showing to potential renters, organising bookings & fees, checking the property after events
Current Board member, Janet Killoran, will be pleased to discuss the position & offer on-going support.
Please contact Janet: