What’s offered: Close to 25,000
adults attended education, support
and recreational programs at the Kerby
in 2016. Sign up for longer programs,
such as learning a language, or drop in
for activities such as the Zumba dance
class. Visit the travel desk to learn about
day trips, such as hikes or visits to
local attractions. Annual membership:
$22, includes a regular newsletter and
More information: Visit kerbycentre.
com for a schedule of events.
How to join: Visit the centre or phone
Where: 1530 27 Ave. N.E., Calgary
What’s offered: Local makers share
tools, expertise and workshop space.
Learn how to weld, use a laser cutter
or design objects to 3D print. Tuesday
nights feature a drop-in meet and
greet with makers. Monthly
membership: $55, includes 24/7
More information: Visit protospace.
ca for a listing of events, classes and
How to join: email email@example.com
or phone 587-774-5672.
Southern Alberta Council on
Where: 1715 Mayor Magrath Dr. S.,
What’s offered: This year marks
the 50th anniversary for SACPA,
which meets Thursdays at noon
from September to June for lunch
and a presentation and discussion on
contemporary issues. This year’s topics
included a live web-link conversation
with Edward Snowden, a former CIA
intelligence officer famous for leaking
classified documents to the American
press, and talks by Lethbridge’s chief of
police and president of the university.
Weekly lunch and lecture: $12. Annual
More information: Visit sacpa.ca for
How to join: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
about volunteer opportunities.
Robertson Memorial Branch #17,
Royal Canadian Legion
Where: 702 2 St. S.E., Medicine Hat
What’s on offer: The Medicine Hat
Legion is a community hub with
a variety of social and volunteer
opportunities in the city’s core.
Members gather Fridays at 5 p.m.
for a meat draw and other activities.
The Legion also organizes dances,
dinners and band performances.
Annual membership: $55, includes a
subscription to Legion magazine
More information: Visit
How to join: Visit the Legion or
phone 403-527-7184. |a