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, October 10 and 24
Wednesday, November 14 and 28
Wednesday, December 12
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm


Canasta – Beginners
Must register in advance.
Tuesday, October 9 – October 30
10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cost: $25
Instructor: Lynda Weinberg

Wednesday, October 3 – October 24
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost $25
Instructor: Bernice Biranbaum and Renee Paul Meadow


Canasta – Open
Drop in.
Tuesday, October 9 – December 18
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Card Playing & Chess
Drop-in.
Monday – Tuesday• 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday • 9:00 am – 6:30 pm
Thursday • 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
Friday • 9:00 am – 3:30 pm


Games Room – Open
Monday, October 22 – December 17
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm


Mah Jong – Beginners
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 113. Instructors: Rivka Rotman and Judy Ezrin
Thursday, October 4 – December 20
10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Mah Jong – Intermediate/Advanced
Drop-in.
Thursday, October 4- December 27
11:00 am – 3:30 pm


Rummi-Cube
Drop-in. Instructor: Sandy Bokser
Friday, October 5 – December 28
No program October 19
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm


Sudoku – Beginners
Must register in advance. Please call 416-225-2112, ext. 113. Instructor: Bob and Gail Berchuk
Thursday, October 4 – December 13
No class November 8
2:00 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. Disucssion followed by a sing-a-long of ballads and/or Broadway Musicals.
Wednesday, October 10
Wednesday, November 14
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, October 3 – December 5
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm • 10 weeks
$30 members $60 non-members


PERFORMING ARTS

Improv Comedy – Beginners
So you think you’re funny? Learn how to improvise (make up characters, situations, scenes and dialogue on the spot) like in “Who’s Line Is It Anyway” group games and exercises. No experience required, just a sense of humour and a willingness to try. Instructor: Jordan Max
Sunday, October 14 – December 2
10:30 am – 12:00 pm • 8 weeks
$52 members $104 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, October 12 – December 21
10:30 am – 12:30 pm • 11 weeks
$93.50 members $187 non-members


Current Events
Discussion of different subjects of interest in a relaxed and friendly environment. Instructor: Harvey Skolnick
Monday, October 15 – December 17
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
Thursday • 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

 

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