Description (Service) Provides recreational, social, educational, fitness opportunities and health programs * membership provides the opportunity to participate in all regular activities at both City of Barrie 55+ Centres  
Activities include: 
* Art Club 
* Bridge (Progressive, Duplicate) 
* Texas Hold'em 
* Euchre 
* Cribbage 
* Pinochle 
* Scrabble 
* Mah Jong 
* Crafts 
* Dances 
* Quilting 
* Soup and Sandwich Lunches (September - May) 
* BBQ Lunches (June-Aug) 
* Registered 55+ Recreation Programs 
* Parkview Singers 
* Shuffleboard  
* Floor Curling 
* Carpet Bowling 
* Court Whist 
* Painters 
* Snooker 
* Table Tennis 
* Volunteer opportunities available 
* Outreach Program 
* Special Community Events; Fall Market 
* Income Tax Assistance Clinics during tax season
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * some activities held evenings and weekends 
Soup and Sandwich Lunches Wed 11:30 am (Sep-May) 
BBQ Lunches Wed 11:30 am (Jun-Aug)
Dates Soup and Sandwich Lunches Sep-May 
BBQ Lunches Jun-Aug
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
Older adults 
Soup and Sandwich and BBQ Lunches open to anyone in the community
Application Registration * no referral required 
Soup and Sandwich Lunches: drop-in, but prefer if people call to register for planning purposes 
BBQ Lunches: drop-in
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Service - Soup and Sandwich and BBQ Lunches $5 ; Annual Membership $56.50 for Barrie and Springwater residents, $113 for non-residents, Membership provides opportunity to participate in all membership programmes at both centres, monthly newsletter, free workshops * day pass available for $2.65/day
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
189 Blake St
Barrie, ON L4M 1K5
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Intersection Blake St and Shanty Bay Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Auto doors; elevators
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-737-0755
Fax 705-739-4249
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Primary Contact Jessica Gourlie, Recreation Programmer; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5688; Email:
Alternate Contact Tammy Haines, Recreation Supervisor; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5424; Email:

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