Rockmosa Older Adult Centre
Conveniently located at the Rockwood Library, the Rockmosa Older Adult Centre hopes to offer a wide range of social, recreational and educational activities and programs geared towards our 55+ community.
We recognize that our population is aging, the number of seniors in Ontario will more than double by 2036 and it is our goal to encourage active, healthy and informed aging within our community.
The Rockmosa Older Adult Centre features a kitchenette, social gathering area with a television and gas fireplace, and ample folding tables and chairs.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Members with key fobs will have access to the Centre between the following hours:
Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The room will be open to non-members during drop-in programs, workshops and special events.
The Centre will be closed on Statutory Holidays.
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November 2017 Newsletter
Drop in Programs
Hands-On Holiday Cookies
Presented by Emily Richards
CLASS IS FULL (Ask to join our waiting list)
Here is your chance to make some cookies with friends and share! Get ready for the holidays by making, baking and creating some tasty holiday cookies that you will take home to enjoy for the holiday season. You will go home with baked cookies and some dough to bake later and enjoy. This class has limited space so sign up early! Some of the cookies wil be Italian Amaretti, Shortbread, Fruitcake Munchies, Gingerbread Cut Outs, Peanut Butter Rum Balls, Deluxe Hazelnut Rasberry Bars. Bring your empty containers and aprons for this class!
Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 11:00 AM Rockmosa Community Centre
Cost: $20 for members, $30 for non members includes samples of each recipe! Please register before Friday November 24, 2017.
Build your own ‘Grinch’ Tree
Presented by Royal City Nursery
Your heart might just grow three sizes larger in one day! Build this whimsical Grinch-styled tree visitors young and old are sure to delight in. Enchanting to have on hand when you carve the “roast beast”.
Enjoy seasonal music, light treats and refreshments while you create your masterpiece.
Date: Friday December 8, 2017 1:00 PM
Cost: $35.00 Older Adult Centre Members, $40.00 non-members
Please register before November 23, 2017
Please visit our Active 55+ page for more information.
You do not need to be a member of the Rockmosa Older Adult Centre to enjoy what it has to offer. However, there are benefits to being a member!
What are the benefits of being a member at the Rockmosa Older Adult Centre?
Access to drop-in activities and social events
Regular information about upcoming events
Discounts for some of our workshops and special events
Sense of belonging
A voice – have a say on what is happening at the Centre!
For 2017 you can enjoy all the benefits of membership in the Rockmosa Older Adult Centre, including a key fob to access the room during regular hours, for just $25. If you are renewing your membership, the cost is only $15. Visit us at the Guelph/Eramosa Municipal Office to sign up.
Interested in volunteering at our centre?
There are a multitude of opportunities to volunteer within the GET Older Adult Association and the Rockmosa Older Adult Centre:
Become a club/group convenor
Help coordinate special events
Assist in the kitchen
For more information on volunteering please contact the community programs coordinator at 519-856-9596 ext. 139 or email@example.com
Rockmosa Older Adult Centre is located at 85 Christie Street, Rockwood.