Drop-In Activities 

For more information on drop-in activities dates and times, click to visit our Adults 50+ Program Calendar for more information.


 

Bid Euchre

Join this group every Wednesdays & Thursdays from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. for $0.50 a visit.

Wednesday afternoon we play 4-handed Bid Euchre.

Thursday afternoon we play 6-handed Bid Euchre.

 


 

 

New!!  Advanced Rapid Play 4 Handed
Bid Euchre

This rapid pace bid euchre is perfect for those who know all the ins and outs of the game!  15 minute time limit per game.

Friday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:30 pm.
Cost is 50 cents to play.
**Please arrive at 12:50 pm so that we can begin playing promptly at 1:00 pm.

 

 


    

Billiards

The Games Room is open 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Drop in for a game of Snooker, 9 Ball or Billiards. Cost is $30.00 for a yearly membership or $5.00/day

 


Carpet Bowling

....the indoor activity played on a carpet!
A highly social game which improves your balance, flexibility & agility.
Join us for this brand new activity being offered at the BALC on
Tuesday afternoons at 1:00 pm for $2.00 / game
Come on out and give it a try!

 


Contract Bridge

Bridge is played on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
from 12:30 pm to 3:30 p.m.

Cost is $1.00 per visit.

 


 

Cribbage

Come by on Tuesdays from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. for $0.50 a visit.

 


 

Crokinole

This fun game is played every 2nd & 4th Thursday from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Cost is $1 per visit.

 


 

Darts

This group meets in the Games Room on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday mornings from 9:30 am – 11:00 am for $1.00 per visit.

 


 

Euchre

Calling all euchre enthusiasts!
Meet on Friday afternoons at 1:00 pm with this fun group for $2.00 / visit.
New & improved prizes to be won - come on out and enjoy the fun!

Stop by the front desk and let us know if you would like to learn to play euchre or is you just need a refresher!

 

 
 

Beckett KC's Knit & Crochet Club

This group meets every other Tuesday at 1:00 pm.
Please check the activities schedule for dates....

At the BALC the "Beckett KC's" Knit & Crochet Club continue to be busy.  In the last couple of years we have donated our finished articles to many organizations where ‘neighbours in need’ are helped. 

 


   

Hoss

Join in for $0.50 per visit on Mondays at 1 p.m.

 


   

Line Dancing

Line Dancing is danced in lines - no partners usually.
The music is country & western, though some rock & roll or pop songs are used too.

This is a mixed class from beginners to more experienced dancers and we try to accomodate everyone, with the emphasis on fun & enjoying the class, while still learning the dances. 

Join us for this fun class in the auditorium every Tuesday from 9:30 am - 10:30 am for $0.50 per visit.

 


   

 

Shuffleboard

Join us in the auditorium for an enjoyable afternoon for $0.50 a visit.

Play on Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.

 


 

Tai Chi

This group meets in the auditorium Mondays and Wednesdays from
11am – 12
noon and follows along together as a Tai Chi video is projected on a large screen.

Cost is $0.75 cents per visit.

 


 

Walking Club

A list of planned excursions is available in the front lobby.

Membership for the Beckett Adult Leisure Centre is compulsory.

Tuesday walks: Tuesday Summer hours for June, July & August only - 9:00 a.m.

All other Tuesdays:  Jan. to May and Sept. to Dec. – 10:00 a.m.

Thursday walks: Leave at 9:00 a.m. from the Beckett Centre.

The Centre will also be notified of last minute change in destination. 
Please call The Centre at 519-756-3261 ext. 5569 for update info.

Walks are approximately 1.5 hours long.

 


 

Woodcarving

Why not learn or rediscover a hidden talent?  Join us for carving & conversation on Friday mornings from 10 am - 12 noon.
All skill levels welcome!  Instruction available ~ carving tools not required.

Cost: $0.50 / visit.