What’s offered: Close to 25,000adults attended education, supportand recreational programs at the Kerbyin 2016. Sign up for longer programs,such as learning a language, or drop infor activities such as the Zumba danceclass. Visit the travel desk to learn aboutday trips, such as hikes or visits tolocal attractions. Annual membership:
$22, includes a regular newsletter andprogram discounts
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 sharetools, expertise and workshop space.
Learn how to weld, use a laser cutteror design objects to 3D print. Tuesdaynights feature a drop-in meet andgreet with makers. Monthlymembership: $55, includes 24/7workshop access
More information: Visit protospace.ca for a listing of events, classes andmembership
How to join: email email@example.com phone 587-774-5672.
Southern Alberta Council on
Where: 1715 Mayor Magrath Dr. S.,Lethbridge
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 forspeaker schedule
How to join: Email firstname.lastname@example.org 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 orphone 403-527-7184. |a