RA Program Guide Fall 2018

Fall Program Guide
Click here to download the 2018 Fall Program Guide (in PDF).


Looking for a terrific way to get involved? Easy, fun and sociable, the RA’s Fifty Plus Club offers activities year-round. As a member you can participate in all our activities and socials. All Fifty Plus Club activities are organized and run by Club members. Non-members are welcome to attend any activity twice before joining the Club. Additional fees are indicated where applicable.

Fifty Plus Club, membership is not exclusive to those 50 years of age and over. Membership is open to all RA Members.  

Annual: 12 month from date of purchase
Fee: $85 RA member

PLEASE NOTE: You must be an RA Member to join the Club. RA Membership is open to everyone. Click here for information on Association Membership.



Badminton with no fuss, just fun, it’s the perfect way to start playing or improve your skills. No partner required. Your activity rep will match you up with someone to play with. No extra fees, equipment provided. All levels welcome.

Tuesdays Sept 11, 2018 to May 7, 2019 1:10pm - 3:00pm
Wednesdays Sept 12, 2018 to May 8, 2019 1:10pm - 3:00pm

Location:  West Gymnasium, RA Centre

Fifty Plus Club members meet twice weekly, following the line dancing to keep fit and dance the day away. Volunteers lead and organize the dance. All levels. Partners are not required. There is a small fee of .50¢ / day.

Mondays September 10, 2018 to June 24, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Fridays September 14, 2018 to June 28, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm

* Members will be notified of room location in advance.

What is the perfect cribbage hand?  Join our members weekly for fun and sociability. All supplies provided.

Tuesdays September 2018 to August 2019 11:30am - 2:00pm


Do you enjoy cross stitching, knitting, crocheting, quilting, embroidery or any other form of needle arts? Join this group of like-minded members on Wednesday afternoons or Tuesday evenings. Bring whatever project you are working on, no matter the form, and don’t forget your stitching tools (scissors, pins, needle, etc.) Friendly advice offered and plenty of laughs shared.

Tuesdays September 2018 to August 2019 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesdays September 2018 to August 2019 12:00pm - 3:00pm


Are you interested in trying out Ballroom Line Dancing? It’s easy, fun and sociable! Everyone is welcome. No partner or previous dancing experience is needed and classes are open to both men and women. These classes are taught by certified line dance instructor Louis Patry. Classes take place inside the new West Gymnasium.

FALL Sessions
  Fifty Plus Club Member Fees
1. Mondays September 10, 2018 to October 29, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm $42.00
2. Fridays September 14, 2018 to November 02, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm $42.00
3. Mondays November 05, 2018 to December 17, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm $42.00
4. Fridays November 09, 2018 to December 21, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm $36.00


WINTER Sessions      Fifty Plus Club Member Fees
1. Mondays January 07, 2019 to March 4, 2019 12:45pm - 1:45pm $42.00
2. Fridays January 11, 2019 to March 8, 2019 12:45pm - 1:45pm $48.00

Registration is required.
  Register for a session or a daily guest fee at the East Member Services desk.

 Drop-In daily fee: $ 10.00 per person


Enjoy skating at the RA’s Kinsella Arena every Tuesday and Thursday morning.  Come and enjoy the music, friendship and exercise.  Skilled, novice and beginner skaters are welcome.  Helmets are strongly recommended for all participants.  Skating registration is accepted at the Member Services Desk.  Guests are welcome for a daily fee.


Tuesdays 10:30am – 11:20 am 
  September 11, 2018 to April 9, 2019
Thursdays 10:30am – 11:20 am 
   September 13, 2018 to April 11, 2019
Fees: $ 40.00 Fifty Plus Club Member  
  $   5.00 guest fee