55 +/ Seniors Services
A wide variety of programs and services are offered at Thompson Community Centre. Visit Program Registration to register online and see the Parks, Recreation and Culture Guide for a full list of programs, services, events and drop-in programs that do not require registration.
At Thompson Community Centre, we are committed to enhancing the quality of lives of older adults by offering a wide variety of leisure and recreation opportunities in a welcoming and inclusive environment.
For more information on programs, services and volunteer opportunities, call Aliez Kay, Older Adult Coordinator, at 604-238-8429.
Whether you want to learn a language, improve your computer skills or learn to watercolour, Thompson offers a variety of general interest programs. Fitness classes and access to our fitness centre are also available at a reduced rate. Please see our fitness section for more information.
For $12 a year, we offer a variety of social drop-in programs. Please see the brochure below for a listing of our current drop-in program offerings.
Older Adults Activity Pass - Thompson
Take a look at our variety of upcoming out trips for the winter season.
Winter 2018 Out Trips and Tours
Wednesday, February 21, 2:30 - 3:30pm
View photographs, learn travel tips and hear tales of interesting places from around the world. FREE with a donation to the Richmond Food Bank.
Registration barcode #2235792
Let's Do Lunch - New Series
Tuesday, February 27, 11:30am - 2:00pm
Tuesday, March 20, 11:30am - 2:00pm
Discover new cuisines, local favourites and hidden gems in this new series of monthly out trips to various local restaurants. Information about specific locations made available at the beginning of each month. Price includes transportation only. Cost of Lunch is extra.
$15.00/1 sessions. Registration barcode #2238942
Ooh La Lah Parisienne Lunch
Tuesday, February 27, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Celebrate the start of Paris Fashion Week with a delightful Parisienne café style lunch sampling of French coffee, macaroons and other delights. Price includes lunch, entertainment and prizes for the finest fashions.
$8/1 session. Registration barcode #2319942
Sushi Making Workshop
Wednesday, February 28, 6:00 - 9:00pm
Make delicious items in this beginner hands-on class followed with a group meal.
$30/1 session. Registration barcode #2235892
Learn from a Youth - Smart Phones, Tablets, Laptops
Wednesday, February 28, 3:30 - 4:00pm. Barcode #2236892
Wednesday, February 28, 4:00 - 4:30pm. Barcode #2236942
Wednesday, February 28, 4:30 - 5:00pm. Barcode #2236992
Wednesday, February 28, 5:00 - 5:30pm. Barcode #2237042
Meet one-on-one and get help from a friendly and informative youth member to learn about text messaging, apps, GPS and Skype. Free/Registration required.
New services offered this winter!
On the 4th Thursday of every month 9:00 am-1:00 pm, services include: manicures, pedicures, shiatsu massage, chair massage, reflexology, free blood pressure checks and blood glucose testing and free Pharmacist checks.
Please refer to the flyer below for more information. To book an appointment, call 604-238-8422 (one month in advance).
Winter 2018 - Wellness Clinic Flyer
Arts for Wellness Workshop 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Friday, February 23 (barcode #2269342)
Friday, March 24 (barcode #2269892)
Slow down, reflect and explore how art can improve emotional wellness in this workshop led by a registered Art Therapist. Price includes all supplies. Adults are welcome to register.