Seniors Let’s Get Creative this Nov., Arts & Crafts Programs Everyday! ~ @ NCC

NEW Acrylic Painting Class “Snowbound”: Begins Thursday, November 5th
Using a variety of brush strokes, learn how to paint a snowbound cabin at dusk. Some painting experience is required. 1PM -3PM
Cost $5 plus supplies. Duration: 4 weeks. Instructor: Ann Lalonde

NEW Oil Painting Class “Christmas Window”: Begins Tuesday, November 10th
Using oil paints, learn step by step how to paint a Christmas Window. This class is suitable for all painting levels. Cost: $5 plus supplies. Duration: 4 weeks. Instructor: Anna Lefave.

NEW Craft in a Bag – Onsite & Zoom – Tuesday, November 17th
Make handmade greeting cards. Pick up your craft bag at the service desk.
Cost: $12 includes all supplies to make 12 cards.

NEW Knitted Socks/Newfie Mitts: Begins Wednesday, November 18th
These knitted socks and mitts will make great gifts for the whole family. Have you taken the class before & need a refresher or want a new pattern, join Bev as she guides you through the pattern. Knitting knowledge is required. 11:30 PM -12:30 PM
Cost: $5 plus supplies. Duration: 3 weeks. Instructor: Bev Breathat

NEW Quilting Class “Harvest Star”: Begins Fridays, November 20th
Learn how to sew a “Harvest Star” quilt block. 1 PM -4 PM
Cost: $7 plus supplies. Duration: 2 weeks. Instructor: Sandy Marshall

NEW Paper Quilling “Falling Leaves”: Wednesday, November 25th
Learn the art of paper quilling. Bring a paper bag lunch for yourself. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: $23 all supplies are provided. Instructor: Anna Lefave.

EVERY TUESDAY!

Quilt Club:This group of avid quilters meets every Tuesday afternoon to work on quilting projects together. Contact the Centre for details. 1 PM – 3:30 PM

Craft & Crochet: This group meets weekly to work on their own craft and needlework projects. Bring your own needlework project & supplies. 2 PM – 3:30 PM Cost: $2 per visit.

EVERY THURSDAY!

Open Painting: This group meets weekly and works on individual projects. Ideas & conversations are shared. Bring your own supplies. 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Cost: $2 per visit.

Circle of Friends:
This needlecraft group meets weekly to work on their own projects while enjoying a relaxing afternoon. Bring your own needlework project & supplies. 2 PM – 3:30 PM Cost: $2 per visit.

EVERY FRIDAY!

Japanese Bunka: Japanese Bunka is a beautiful form of embroidery. This group meets weekly to work on Bunka projects. The instructor will be on hand to assist & guide you as needed.
Instructor: Aline Mooney. 11 AM – 12:30 PM Cost: $2 per class (plus supplies).

NEW Virtual Art Lessons: Together we will watch virtual art classes on the big screen, then enjoy an afternoon of painting, creating and conversation. There is no instructor. Bring your watercolour or acrylic paint kit & all supplies you may need. 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Cost: $2 per visit.

COST
$2.00 – $23.00

Pre-registration for all programs is required, Here’s How!

Call to sign up: 705-759-5377, Email us: [email protected] or register online at https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/saultstemarie/Activity_Search  or stop by the service desk at the Northern Community Centre – 556 Goulais Ave.

 ZOOM PROGRAMMING AVAILABLE
To learn more about how to access programming, click here

*** Remember that Registration/Payment is required for ALL programs. Payment can be done over the phone via credit card.  Zoom Meeting IDs and Passcodes are only distributed once payment is received. If you are new to Zoom, we will send you the link and sign in information.

NOTE: An Active 55+ “Drop-in Program Pass” is recommended for all $2 programs. Purchase your passcard at the service desk. Pick up yours today!

5 passes – $10
10 Passes – $20
15 Passes – $30
20 Passes – $40
25 Passes – $50

CLICK HERE OR IMAGES TO ENLARGE MONTHLY SCHEDULE AND PROGRAM DETAILS

Your health and safety is our highest priority. As we begin hosting programs and events in person again, we are continuing to take measures to ensure your safety. Please review this document below prior to attending our facility, as there are protocols in place and different steps we are asking you to accept before taking part.

Wear a mask or face covering that covers mouth, nose, and chin without gaping, sanitize hands upon entry into the building. Masks are to be continually wore during activity programming, when having coffee/tea you can remove your face covering for that time. Masks available for purchase for $1

Only 50 participants allowed in the building for programming/events at one time. Program sizes have been altered to ensure social distancing. Please ensure 6 feet physical distancing when in programming and do not move chairs/tables as these are set to follow the distancing guides.

⇒ Remember that Registration/Payment is required for ALL programs.  Payment can be done over the phone via credit card.  Zoom Meeting IDs and Passcodes are only distributed once payment is received.

⇒ There are designated entrances and exits that are clearly labelled to decrease close interactions. Participants are asked to arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to their scheduled program/event

Program/Event start & end times are carefully staggered to ensure minimal overlapping of interactions in main spaces. Rooms and programs/events setups have been modified to ensure social distancing and limit the amount of sharing of equipment. Participants are asked to bring their own equipment to programs/events where possible and to bring your own writing utensil. Personal Protective Equipment is worn by staff when shields or social distancing in not available

Hand sanitizer stations are available throughout the building for frequent personal use. Facility rooms, hallways, washrooms, high frequent touch points (doors, actuator buttons, walls, program equipment etc.) are sanitized at the beginning and end of day as well as after each room use, or designated times in the day.

Pre-screenings are conducted when entering the building to ensure participants, instructors and staff are safe to attend. Participants are required to review and answering honestly to the pre-screening questions each time they enter the building. If you answer “Yes” to any of the screening questions you will be advised by a staff member on your next steps. Follow the markings on the floor while you wait in line to complete your screening and to swipe your card

A waiver will need to be read and signed, Click Here ⇒ Seniors Waiver Tier 3 (003) (3) to read in advance of attending, you can print it and bring it with you or we do have copies on site.

*** Remember that Registration/Payment is required for ALL programs. Payment can be done over the phone via credit card.  Zoom Meeting IDs and Passcodes are only distributed once payment is received. If you are new to Zoom, we will send you the link and sign in information.

 

Date

Nov 10 2020
Ongoing...

Time

All Day

Cost

$2.00 - $23.00
Active 55+ Northern Community Centre

Location

Active 55+ Northern Community Centre
556 Goulais Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6C 5A7, Canada
Active 55+ Northern Community Centre

Organizer

Active 55+ Northern Community Centre
Phone
705-759-5377
Email
[email protected]
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