Learn & Play – Gel Transfer

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

Transfer the image from a photo onto another medium to create a unique piece of art. Gain hands-on experience by making a gel transfer, revealing it, and turning it into a unique piece. Bring your own photos. Materials supplied. Hand-out available on registration.  Instructor: Christina Maclachlan.  $40/member

Cooking and Sharing with Vicki

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

Join retired chef Vicki as she gives you hints, hacks, and tips for daily cooking. Facilitator: Vicki Newbury Sign Up 1. Call Angela at The Seniors Centre, 613.548.7810 ext 238. 2. Tell Angela your name and what program you would like to sign up for (you can choose more than one). 3. She will give […]

Session 2 Begins

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

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Brushstrokes & Friends

The Senior Centre West 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, Ontario

This is a version of “paint night” but done in the morning. Even if you have never painted, enjoy this step by step instruction, using acrylics while watching the instructor. Materials supplied. Instructor: Christina MacLachlan $25/member

Art with Grandchildren

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

Work together with your grandchild to make an art project with the theme Owls & Birds. Use paint, coloured pencils, markers, oil pastels and other materials. No experience necessary. Designed for children 6 and up. Materials supplied. Instructor: Christina MacLachlan $20/member with grandchild $5/additional grandchildren

Introduction to Gouache

The Senior Centre West 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, Ontario

Introduction to Gouache - CANCELLED Gouache is an opaque form of watercolour that produces a flat colour surface that can be layered to produce several effects. Learn the properties and explore the medium in hands-on exercises and small compositions. Learn to render specific subjects, such as rocks and trees. Instructor: Christina MacLachlan $25/member (advance registration […]

Brushstrokes & Friends

The Senior Centre West 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, Ontario

Brushstrokes & Friends - CANCELLED This is a version of “paint night” but done in the morning! Even if you have never painted, enjoy this step by step instruction, while watching the instructor, using acrylics. Materials supplied. Instructor: Christina MacLachlan $25/member (advance registration required)

Sound Bath

56 Francis Street, Kingston, Ontario

Sound Bath - CANCELLED This class aims to guide you into a deep meditative state while you’re enveloped in ambient sounds. Shannon plays the crystal bowls, rattles, chimes, and tones with her voice, activating resonance which allows for greater health and well-being. Instructor: Shannon Brown $25/member (advance registration required)

Phone From Home – Financial Q&A with Dwayne

Financial Q&A with Dwayne Stock market jitters? Taxation concerns? Estate planning questions? Get free advice from someone you trust in the comfort of your own home. Featured speaker: Dwayne Henne, KCCU Wealth Solutions. Submit questions in advance. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the Government of Canada; supported […]

Phone From Home – LGBTQ Represented

Phone From Home - LGBTQ Represented Explore the experience of coming out in different ages in life, cultural understandings, and changes in the World, with instructor Kelsey Dishaw. A great introduction if you’re unfamiliar with this community or a safe space to learn more. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. […]

Brushstrokes & Friends

The Senior Centre West 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, Ontario

Brushstrokes & Friends - CANCELLED This is a version of “paint night” but done in the morning! Even if you have never painted, enjoy this step by step instruction, while watching the instructor, using acrylics. Materials supplied. Instructor: Christina MacLachlan $25/member (advance registration required) Seniors Centre West

Phone From Home – February & the COVID Blues

Phone From Home - February & the COVID Blues Join us for an hour of interesting conversation with Queen’s Outreach Program about coping skills and tips to manage social isolation in the winter months during COVID-19. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the Government of Canada; supported by […]

Session 3 Begins

Session 3 Begins Tuesday February 16 New session of programs begins. Art, education, fitness, game, and sport programs, we have something for everyone 50+! Affordable prices. Various locations. Click here for full details.

Phone From Home – Financial Q&A with Dwayne

Phone From Home - Financial Q&A with Dwayne Stock market jitters? Taxation concerns? Estate planning questions? Get free advice from someone you trust in the comfort of your own home. Featured speaker: Dwayne Henne, KCCU Wealth Solutions. Submit questions in advance. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the […]

Phone From Home – Retirement Living Options

56 Francis Street, Kingston, Ontario

Phone From Home - Retirement Living Options Chat with Ryan Wilkinson, Chartwell Residences retirement living consultant, about present and future housing ideas. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the Government of Canada; supported by YourTV; and brought to you by the United Way and the Seniors Association.

Phone From Home – Vaccination Need to Know

Phone From Home - Vaccination Need to Know Join in a chat with the KFL&A Health Unit about vaccinations and the status of the COVID-19 crisis. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the Government of Canada; supported by YourTV; and brought to you by the United Way and […]

Phone From Home – Safety and Security

Phone From Home - Safety and Security Chat with Brian McMillan, Kingston Police, about safety issues facing seniors, such as avoiding telephone scams, securing your residence, and making your way safely around your neighbourhood. Call Pat to register for this FREE program: 613.548.7810 ext 238. Funded by the Government of Canada; supported by YourTV; and […]

Brushstrokes & Friends – Spring Flowers

Brushstrokes & Friends - Spring Flowers This is a version of "paint night" but done during the day. Even if you have never painted, enjoy this step by step instructions, using acrylics while watching the instructor. Materials supplied. $25/member

Offsite Program Spring Break

56 Francis Street, Kingston, Ontario

for Offsite Programs “March Break” was rescheduled by the Government of Ontario to April 12 to 16, therefore offsite programs will not run this week. (Offsite programs continued to run March 16 to 20 so will end the week of April 5 to 10.)

Spring Centrepiece – Cancelled

56 Francis Street, Kingston, Ontario

Spring Centrepiece - Cancelled Use a variety of materials to create a live centrepiece with flowers and greenery. $25/member

Session 4 of Programs Begin

56 Francis Street, Kingston, Ontario

Session 4 of Programs Begin Sign up for your favourite art, education, fitness, game, and sport programs by April 18 to be sure your class isn’t cancelled. Visit www.SeniorsKingston.ca/programs or call 613.548.7810 for information.

Collage Art with Paper

The Senior Centre West 1300 Bath Road, Kingston, Ontario

Collage Art with Paper Reuse and reimagine a wide selection of papers and materials to make your own card, poster, or lid for a box. Materials supplied but participants are encouraged to supplement. Instructor: Bonnie Anthony $25/member Register at The Seniors Centre or by calling 613.548.7810

Birding

Lemoine Point Kingston, Ontario

Birding Enjoy a leisurely morning bird walk at Lemoine Point. Do a short loop along south end trails looking for fall warblers and other songbird migrants preparing for their long journey south. Bring binoculars if you have them and comfortable footwear. Meet at the south end parking lot of Lemoine, off Front Road. Guides: Join […]

Beginner Canning – Zucchini Pickles

Would you like to try canning something before you invest in a water bath canner? Watch an online demonstration of how easy it can be using only mason jars and hot vinegar water. This class will send you off with a recipe to make your own delicious zucchini pickles. Instructor: Colette Kenny $5/member Register by […]

Art with Grandchildren Halloween & the Dark

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

Work together with your grandchild to make an art project. Use paint, coloured pencils, markers, oil pastels and other materials. For children aged 6 and up. Materials supplied. $25/member & grandchild Register at The Seniors Centre or by calling 613.548.7810 Must show proof of full vaccination and government issued ID (children under 12 exempt).

Art with Grandchildren – Making Patterns

The Seniors Centre 56 Francis St, Kingston, ON

Work together with your grandchild to make an art project. Use paint, coloured pencils, markers, oil pastels and other materials. For children aged 6 and up. Materials supplied. $25/member & grandchild Register at The Seniors Centre or by calling 613.548.7810 Must show proof of full vaccination and government issued ID (children under 12 exempt).

Phone From Home – Holiday Song Request

An old-fashioned call-in request show, featuring all of your most loved holiday tunes by your favourite artists. Enjoy for free from the comfort of your home using no special equipment – just your phone. To sign up, call Pat Murphy: 613.548.7810 x 238