Description (Service) Provides recreational, social, educational and active living programs that promote a healthy lifestyle providing opportunities to develop new skills, meet new people and to be physically, socially and mentally active * membership includes all regular activities at both centres (Allandale and Parkview 55+ Centres), daily drop in rate also available  
Activities include:  
* Art Club  
* Bridge (Progressive, Duplicate)  
* Texas Hold'em  
* Euchre  
* Cribbage  
* Pinochle  
* Scrabble  
* Mah Jong  
* Crafts  
* Dances  
* Holiday activities 
* Quilting  
* Informative workshops 
* 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  
Parkview Highlanders  
* Volunteer opportunities available  
* Outreach Program  
* Special Community Events; Fall Market  
* Income Tax Assistance Clinics during tax season (March & April)
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * some activities held evenings and weekends 
Soup and Sandwich Lunches every Wed 11:30 am (Sep-May) 
BBQ Lunches every 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, $65.00 for non-residents, Membership provides opportunity to participate in all membership drop on programs 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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