Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update Many city services have been impacted by COVID-19 * it will take several weeks or longer to have service levels back up as the Province announces openings * the City will continue to maintain all essential services citizens rely on every day * for up to date details visit: www.barrie.ca/Living/City%20Services/Pages/COVID-19-Impacted-City-Services.aspx 
 
The City’s customer service centre, Service Barrie, remains reachable by email or phone: ServiceBarrie@barrie.ca or 705-726-4242 * Service Barrie reps are available Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm * Residents are encouraged to visit barrie.ca/OnlineServices to apply for small building permits, pay for parking or speeding tickets, and more * Starting July 13, in-person services will be available by appointment only, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30 pm * Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 705-726-4242 
 
 
Regular Services 
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 * hold weekly lunches on Wednesdays 
 
Activities include:  
* Art Club  
* Bridge (Progressive, Duplicate)  
* Texas Hold'em  
* Euchre  
* Cribbage 
* Karaoke  
* Pinochle  
* Scrabble  
* Mah Jong  
* Mindful Gi Gong 
* Crafts  
* Dances  
* Zumba Gold 
* Holiday activities, Summer Camp 
* Quilting  
* Informative workshops 
* Soup and Sandwich Lunches (September - May)  
* BBQ Lunches (June-Aug)  
* Registered 55+ Recreation Programs  
* Parkview Singers  
* Shuffleboard  
* Carpet Bowling  
* Court Whist  
* Painters  
* Snooker  
* Table Tennis  
* Volunteer opportunities available 
* Lending Library  
* Outreach Program  
* Special Community Events; Fall Market
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Update Many city services have been impacted by COVID-19 * it will take several weeks or longer to have service levels back up as the Province announces openings * the City will continue to maintain all essential services citizens rely on every day * for up to date details visit: www.barrie.ca/Living/City%20Services/Pages/COVID-19-Impacted-City-Services.aspx 
 
The City’s customer service centre, Service Barrie, remains reachable by email or phone: ServiceBarrie@barrie.ca or 705-726-4242 * Service Barrie reps are available Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm * Residents are encouraged to visit barrie.ca/OnlineServices to apply for small building permits, pay for parking or speeding tickets, and more * Starting July 13, in-person services will be available by appointment only, Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30 pm * Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 705-726-4242
Hours Regular Hours 
Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * some activities held evenings and weekends
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Older adults
Application Registration * no referral required
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Annual Membership $56.50 for Barrie and Springwater residents, $65 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
Website www.barrie.ca/Living/RecreationPrograms/Pages/Seniors55.aspx
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CityofBarrie
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CityofBarrie
Primary Contact Jessica Gourlie, Recreation Programmer; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5688; Email: jessica.gourlie@barrie.ca
Alternate Contact Tammy Haines, Recreation Supervisor; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5424; Email: tammy.haines@barrie.ca
Mailing Address Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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