Woden Seniors Inc

50 years of providing Community Service to the over-50s of Canberra


Fortnightly News 16/12/2016

Club Closing Times for the Festive Season

I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support of the Club through the year and wish you a happy and safe festive season. The Club will close at 4pm on Wednesday 21 December 2016 and reopen on Monday 16 January 2017. Activity groups can continue to use the Club through this period by arrangement with the front office.

Queen of Curtin crowned

Congratulations to our long-term member and supporter of the Club, Viola Kalokerinos, who has been crowned the Queen of Curtin. Viola was being recognized for her extensive service to the Curtin community at recent the launch of the book, Curtin turns 50, the story of a Canberra Suburb 1964-2014.

Bridge Beginner Lessons

Cathy Padovan, sometimes assisted by me, will be offering Bridge lessons for new players in the New Year commencing on Monday 30 January 2017 from 1.30 – 3.30 pm and running through the school term. If you are interested in learning or refreshing this fascinating game please let Polly know on 6282 2573.

Wednesday Morning YMCA Ever Active Group

The Wednesday morning YMCA Ever Active exercise group is looking for new participants, if you are interested in some early morning exercise before it gets too hot and possibly a chat over a coffee afterwards why not give it a go.

Canberra Night Sky and Celestial Navigation

A presentation by Keith Hardy, Dr Haisong Wang and Mike Gawan-Taylor on the Canberra night sky will be given on Wednesday 15 February from 7pm to 8.30pm. Gold coin donation please.

2017 Big Book Fair, 11 – 13 August 2017

We are seeking donations of books, games (especially old board games), DVDs, vinyl records, CDs, postcards, and jigsaw puzzles for our 2017 Big Book Fair.

Justice of the Peace

You will find Maureen in Club on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 10.30am and 2pm for Justice of the Peace matters.