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Seniors - Recreation

BC Seniors Games Society

The mission of the BC Seniors Games Society is to improve the health, lifestyle and image of British Columbia’s 55+ population. We do this by: - Organizing the annual 55+ BC Games as an opportunity for the 55+ population of BC to participate in physical and social activities. - Promoting community awareness of the contemporary image of the 55+ population as physically active and socially engaged. - Encouraging year round participation at the zone level. - By defining the unique needs of this participant group, our organization serves as a bridge between the 55+ population and provincial and local organizations and recreation departments.more info

Address / Contact Info
203 – 2453 Beacon Avenue
, Sidney, BC, V8L 1X7
Phone:: (778) 426-2940
Fax:: (778) 426-2941
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BC Seniors' Community Parks

BC Seniors' Community Parks provide specialized outdoor recreation equipment designed to improve mobility, coordination and balance, and foster social interaction for older adults.more info

Address / Contact Info
10091 Resthaven Drive, - Sidney/ North Saanich Library
, Sidney, BC, V8L
Library:: (250) 656-0944
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Campsite Fee Discounts

B.C. Seniors receive a discount on campsite fees during the shoulder season (from the day after Labour Day to June 14 of the following year). The discount does not apply to group camping, group picnicking, backcountry, or marine fees.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-663-7867
Victoria: (250) 387-6121
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Hunting and Angling (Fishing) Licences for Seniors

These programs allow B.C. residents 65 years of age or over to buy hunting and angling (fishing) licences at a reduced rate. The Fish and Wildlife Branch establishes legislation, policies and procedures for managing fishing and hunting activities, and for the allocation of fish and wildlife resources for recreational and commercial use. more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-663-7867
Phone: (250) 387-6121
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Juan de Fuca Senior Citizens Association

Seniors 55 + Activity Centre (membership required)more info

Address / Contact Info
1767 Island Highway , Building 3
, Victoria, BC, V9B 1J1
Phone: (250) 474-8618
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Minds in Motion

Minds in Motion is a fitness and social program for people living with early stage dementia and a care-partner. This 1.5 hour long program is offered at six community / recreation centers in the Victoria area. more info

Address / Contact Info
Alzheimer Society of BC
202-306 Burnside Road West
, Victoria, BC, V8Z 1M1
Minds in Motion Coordinator: (778) 746-2019
Alzheimer Society Resource Centre: (250) 382-2052
Fax: (250) 382-8108
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Royal BC Museum

Volunteer opportunities and reduced rates for seniors. more info

Address / Contact Info
675 Belleville Street
, Victoria, BC, V8W 1A1
Phone: (250) 356-7226
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Sooke Senior 50+ Drop-In Centre

The Sooke Seniors Drop-in Centre was established in 2003 as a place for people 55 and older to meet for bingo, cards, scrabble, food and socialization. more info

Address / Contact Info
DISTRICT OF SOOKE, Sooke Community Hall
PO Box 1004
, Sooke, BC, V9Z 1J1
Phone: (250) 664-6612