A listing of some of the many organizations that provide activities for seniors in Edmonton.
Edmonton PickleBall Club
Promotes pickleball to all people living in Metro Edmonton with a focus on active older adults Website link
Rocky Mountain Seniors Ski Club
Nonprofit organization based in Edmonton dedicated to promoting affordable alpine skiing for seniors (aged 55+) at all ability levels Website link
Heritage Seniors Stop In Centre
Provides a place for seniors to gather over a game of cards, coffee or other interests. Pot-luck luncheons once a month.
Phone: 780 437 8759 Email: email@example.com
Petrolia Seniors Group
Come enjoy lunch and a program the third Tuesday of the month, 11:45 am – 2:00 pm. For more information aspengarden.ca/programs/petrolia-seniors/
Greenfield Community Hall
3803 114 St NW
Edmonton, AB T6J 4R7
Edmonton Public Library
Whitemud Crossing Branch
145 Whitemud Crossing Shopping Centre
4211 – 106 St NW, T6J 6L7
Phone: 780 496 1822
460 Riverbend Square
Rabbit Hill Road & Terwillegar Drive NW, T6R 2X2
Phone: 780 944 5311
One-on-One Tech Help @ EPL
Book some one-on-one time with friendly EPL staff to receive assistance and instruction on topics such as computer basics, the internet, email, word processing and social networking services like Facebook and Twitter. Learn how to access and play with EPL’s fabulous eCollection including eBooks, eReaders, audiobooks, databases and library catalogue. You’re welcome to bring your own device. We would love to meet with you to help you with any of these topics.
Contact your local branch to book a session.
Go-Go Gadget Help
Did you get a new gizmo or gadget? An eReader, tablet, camera, laptop or phone? Bring in your new gadget and enjoy a relaxing atmosphere where you can explore with library staff and other participants. Library staff will be on hand to help you download library eBooks and eAudiobooks and solve other puzzles.
Check our program listings for dates and times of this free program at your local branch.
City Recreational Classes for Older Adults
Please check out the links at edmonton.ca/dropinfitness for information about Zumba Gold, PickleBall, and Seniors Skate (a drop-in skating for seniors only.) If you are interested in personal training services, please check out edmonton.ca/personaltraining.
Terwillegar Recreational Centre
A number of recreational classes are offered especially for seniors, including Zumba Gold and Pickleball. A Seniors Lounge is available to members Monday and Wednesday, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. CLICK HERE for more information.
William Lutsky Family YMCA
A number of recreational classes are offered especially for seniors, including Zumba Gold and Active Older Adult exercise classes. CLICK HERE for more information.
Southgate Mall Walking and Tai Chi Group
Walk for fitness in a climate controlled safe environment. No registration fee. Register at the Guest Services Centre. The mall is open for walkers Monday to Friday, 7:00 am to 9:00 pm; Saturday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Visit Centre Court Monday to Friday, starting at 8:30 am to join a class that is led by an experienced Tai Chi teacher. For more information about both of these groups, contact Guest Services at 780 435 3721 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Friendships with other Community Seniors Organizations
Revera Riverbend Retirement Residence invites SWESA members to join them for their pub nights with dancing to big band music. The Residence also offers SWESA use of their gym with training on the equipment provided. All this at no cost. For more information, please call 780 438 2777 ext 2005 or email email@example.com