Seniors News

Seniors News:

News from the Herman Prior 55+ Centre

Haley Parson: Executive Director

September 11 - 18, 2014


One day left to sign up for the trip to Narcisse Snake Dens! We will leave the Herman Prior Centre at 10 am and return at 5:30 pm. The trip costs $35, and includes lunch at "A Taste of Country café and Bakery." This trip is on Tuesday, September 16.

The Herman Prior Centre will be having a cinnamon bun coffee break on Tuesday mornings from 9:30 to 11:00, starting September 16. Come and enjoy a cup of coffee and a cinnamon bun for $3.00.

Interested in volunteering? We have volunteer positions available including kitchen help, front desk reception and for special events. We will be having orientation sessions for those interested in helping in the kitchen on September 17 and 24 at 2 pm, and sessions for those interested in front desk reception on September 18 and 25 at 10 am. Call the Herman Prior Centre to register.

September is here and we have lots of fall programs starting up! Most programs have started or will start this week. Floor Curling and Floor Shuffleboard programs are running on Fridays. Line dancing has started, and classes are on Mondays at 10 am. Tai Chi is Wednesdays at 9 am. Drop in to the Herman Prior Centre to pick up a brochure, buy a membership or get more information about the many programs we have to offer!

Please note - there is a change in Monday painting class. It will now start at 10 am, and the first class will be September 22. Michelle Lalancette instructs this class.

The Wednesday painting class, with Fran Pickle, will begin October 8.

The Herman Prior Book Club will be having the first session on Tuesday, September 30 at 10 am. Participants in this club will read one book a month and discuss the book at the next meeting. Meetings take place on the last Tuesday of every month.

Call or drop in to register for this club!

Aquasize is back in full swing! The class takes place Monday and Thursday at the Shindleman Aquatic Centre. Herman Prior Members pay $5.00; non-members pay $10.00 per class. Call the Herman Prior Centre to register.


If you have any suggestions on trips, activities or events for the Prior Centre please feel free to call, drop by or send an email to Haley at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . We are always looking for new and fresh ideas.