Recreation

We have various drop in games programs for all levels, including bridge, mah-jong, chess and rummi-cube. Love to sing? Join our international choir! If reading and writing is what interest you, take part in creative writing or take out a book during library hours. For more information about Recreation at Betel, please contact Jen MacDonald at 416-225-2112, ext. 105 or jenm@betelcentre.org.

GAMES

All participants must be current members. All games are free of charge unless otherwise listed.

Bingo
2 cards for $1. Facilitator: Barry Gordon and Gloria Korson
Wednesday, July 11 and 25
Wednesday, August 8 and 22
Wednesday, September 5
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Bridge – Beginners/Intermediate
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 105. Instructor: Shelia Wilner
Monday, July 9 – August 27
Beginners: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Intermediate: 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm


Canasta – Beginners
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 105. Instructor: Bernice Biranbaum and Renee Paul Meadow
Wednesday, July 11 – August 15
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm


Card Playing & Chess
Drop-in.
Monday – Tuesday • 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday – Thursday • 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Friday • 9:00 am – 3:30 pm


Games Room – Open
Monday, July 9 – August 27
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Tuesday, July 17 – September 4
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm


Mah Jong – Beginners
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 105. Instructors: Rivka Rotman and Judy Ezrin
Thursday, July 5 – September 20
10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Mah Jong – Intermediate/Advanced
Drop-in.
Thursday, July 5- September 20
11:00 am – 4:30 pm


Rummi-Cube
Drop-in. Instructor: Sandy Bokser
Friday • 1:00 am – 3:30 pm


Sudoku – Beginners
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 105. Instructor: Bob and Gail Berchuk
Thursday, July 5 – August 23
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm


Sunday Games
Chess, cards, bridge and Rummi-Cube. Drop-in.
Sunday • 10:00 am – 3:30 pm


MUSIC

A Taste of Music
Join members of the North York Choralairs as they take you on a musical journey. A brief talk about a famous singer will be followed by a sing-a-long of ballads and/or Broadway Musicals.
Wednesday, July 11
Wednesday, August 8
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Free


International Choir
A popular program! Folk songs, the classics, and the best hits from the world stage. Instructor: Eleonora Adamov
Wednesday, July 4 – September 12
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm • 11 weeks
$30 members $60 non-members


LITERARY ARTS

Creative Writing
Participants have the opportunity to read their work aloud and be critiqued by their peers and instructor in a supportive and friendly environment. Instructor: Sylvia Warsh
Friday, July 13 – September 21
10:30 am – 12:30 pm • 11 weeks
Free


Current Events
Discussion of different subjects of interest in a relaxed and friendly environment. Instructor: Harvey Skolnick
Monday • 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Free


LIBRARY HOURS

Come in and check out the library! Mystery, romance, biographies and so much more!

English Library – Thursday (12:30 pm – 2:30 pm)

Russian Library – Monday (1:30 pm – 3:00 pm) and Thursday (5:30 pm – 7:00 pm)

 

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