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The Edmonds Seniors Society will hold their Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, 20th April 2021 at 10:00 in the forenoon, via Zoom. 

Pre-registration and membership are required to participate.  Please contact Edmonds.seniors.society@gmail.com or ann.kay22@yahoo.com to obtain the link to register for the Webinar.  Membership will be confirmed with the City of Burnaby prior to registration confirmation being provided.  Membership can be purchased by calling the Edmonds Community Centre.

Financial Information and Elections for members of the Board of Directors will be presented.

We are actively recruiting a Secretary to our Board, so please contact the Nominations Committee if you have the skills and are interested!

 Membership is required to participate:  please contact the City of Burnaby regarding membership.  Further information will be provided on this site. 

AGM 2021 Package

All Edmonds Seniors Society Programs remain cancelled until further notice, and we hope to get back to our work as soon as Health Orders allow.

 

The City of Burnaby has closed all Seniors Society Programs until further notice.  Please stay tuned for updates:  they will be posted as soon as they are available.

Some City Programs are available at the Community Centres as follows:

City of Burnaby    55+ Fall Programs

1)      Social activities at Cameron

2)      Social activities at Confederation

If you are sick, or believe you have been exposed to COVID-19, please call HealthLink BC at 811  (711 for Hard of Hearing).  For Non-Medical Information about COVID-19, call 1-888-268-4319.

This Website will be updated when the closure of City Recreation Facilities changes, or when new information becomes available.

Purpose of The Edmonds Seniors Society!

  1.  To bring together persons interested in furthering the physical, social and educational programs of the Edmonds Community Centre for fifty-five plus, and to enable the Edmonds Seniors Society to help maintain the well-being and health of people aged fifty-five plus in the community.
  2. To utilize the skills of people fifty-five plus in the community and to enable individuals to develop their full potential by providing a variety of volunteer opportunities.
  3. To advise and assist in collaboration with Burnaby Parks, Recreation and Culture Staff, in the provision of services and programs for people fifty-five plus.
  4. To seek out and identify the social and recreational needs and opportunities of the senior community.
  5. To initiate and develop programs in collaboration with Burnaby Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Staff, for Edmonds Seniors Services members to directly provide relief of conditions such as loneliness, social isolation and inactivity.
  6. To raise, manage, and account for all Edmonds Seniors Society funds for the Society’s programs.
  7. To provide volunteer leadership for Edmonds Seniors Society programs and services.

Join some fun!

What do you want to do? Our 860 square foot seniors’ lounge is the perfect place for the 55+ to gather and meet new friends. Enjoy a visit; work on a jig saw puzzle; or play a game of  Scrabble.

Enjoy a game of snooker in the 1,044 square foot snooker facility.  Play table tennis three times a week, or relax and play a game of cribbage.  Come and enjoy our seniors lunch program provided by CITY Food Service, and join us for themed lunches and birthday parties.

Membership: 

Single Centre memberships are $18.90/year.  Either a Single Centre or Multi Centre ($45.30/year)membership will entitle you to participate in all our activities at the low member rate.  (Some programs are available to non-members at a slightly higher rate per activity.)  

**This site continues to be updated.  Please check back soon, or visit the city website below for more information about specific programs:

https://www.burnaby.ca/Things-To-Do/Community-Centres/Edmonds-Community-Centre/Seniors.html