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

Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Special activities and events may happen on weeknights and/or Saturdays

The Centre will be closed on Statutory Holidays


WHAT’S HAPPENING

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Homegrown Community Art Show

June 1 - June 28, 2017
Opening Reception: June 1, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
 
The Rockwood Branch of the Wellington County Library and the Township of
Guelph/Eramosa are partnering together to host a month long art show for you to showcase your art work! Our opening reception will be Thursday, June 1st from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Attached is the application, should you have any questions or concerns please call me at 519.856.9596 Ext: 139 or send me an email. We are very excited to be bringing this new program to you and we hope you will enjoy it too!
 
Click here for our application formop

Drop in Programs

  • Monday

    Chess

    Older Adult Centre

    10am – 12pm

    Tuesday

    Shuffleboard

    Rockmosa Community Centre

    1 – 3pm

    Wednesday

    Pickleball

    Rockmosa

    Community

    Centre

    1 – 3pm

    Wednesday Darts Older Adults Centre

    1-3pm (beginning March 8, 2017)

    Resuming September 2017

    Thursday

    Euchre

    Older Adult Centre

    1 – 4pm

    Friday

    Senior Social

    Older Adult Centre

    11:30am – 1pm

     

If you are interested in being a Convenor for a program please contact the community programs coordinator at 519-856-9596 ext. 139 or mbiffis@get.on.ca


COOKING CLASSES

Fall/Winter Schedule to be posted in August.


WORKSHOPS

Fall/Winter Schedule to be posted in August.


FITNESS CLASSES

Please visit our Active 55+ page for more information.


MEMBERSHIP

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.

VOLUNTEERS

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 mbiffis@get.on.ca

Rockmosa Older Adult Centre is located at 85 Christie Street, Rockwood.