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Dogwood 1655 Winslow Ave. 604-927-6098

Glen Pine 1200 Glen Pine Crt. 604-927-6940


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Dogwood Pavilion Advisory Board 2018–2019 Elected at March 2018 AGM President

Susan Williamson

Past President 1st Vice President

Willie Martin

2nd Vice President

Marge Kroeker

Finance Director

Barry Lang

Finance Director Assistant

Loraine Currie

Director at Large

Ted Yeoh Harjitt Nijjar

Directors Social/Educational Sports Cultural Crafts & Games


Cec Coristine Yvonne Vannerus


George Metcalf Greg Harrison


Mario Acosta Elaine Francis


Barb Muskeyn Christine Stanley

City of Coquitlam Liaison

Judy Hamanishi

Recording Secretary

Pat Larsson

To contact Dogwood Advisory Board members, please leave a message at the Dogwood Front Desk. 604-927-6098

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Glen Pine Pavilion Advisory Board 2018–2019 Elected at March 2018 AGM President

Lynda Wray

Past President 1st Vice President

Jennie Davey

2nd Vice President

Fran French



Bob Coss Amita Panchmatia


Colleen Maloney

Director of Marketing

Raili Damberger

Director At Large

Heidi Tsui

2nd Director at Large

Activity Directors Arts & Crafts



Anne Christensen Jan Castle Lil Cumberbirch

Social & Multicultural


Sabrina Yuen Jennifer Lui


Len Damberger

Cards & Games

Simon Lagendijk

City of Coquitlam Liaison

Chris Cordova

To contact Glen Pine Advisory Board members, please leave a message at the Glen Pine Front Desk. 604-927-6940

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Groups & Clubs Directory LEGEND

Program at Dogwood Program at Glen Pine

A valid Pavilion Pass and drop-in or registration is required to participate in all groups, clubs and support activities. At the beginning of each season, please visit the front desk to update your activity group participation information. Space may be limited for some activities.

ARTS, CRAFTS & CULTURE ART GROUP Sat 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Holiday weekends excluded) Sahar McCullough 604-760-0965 BOOK CLUB 3rd Wed Jean Hammer

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. 604-939-5777

CANTONESE OPERA SINGING Mon 1 – 4 p.m. James Lo 604-282-7121 CHINESE CHOIR Wed 9 – 11 a.m. Max Chang 604-942-1995 CRAFTS Wed Loraine Taylor Tue Jennie Davey

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 604-936-7082 1 – 3 p.m. 604-464-3029

COMMUNITY SING-A-LONG 2nd & 4th Wed 1:45 – 3:45 p.m. Flora Kim 604-461-0772

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COQUITLAM ART CLUB Wed 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. Alvin Lee 604-937-5918 DOGWOOD SOCIAL CLUB DANCE Thu 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Nadine Lezama 778-891-6598 DOGWOOD SONGSTERS: CHOIR Mon 9:15 a.m. – 12 p.m. Jan Moller 778-941-0788 DRAMA Mon & Thu Darlene Rentz

1 – 3:30 p.m. 604-937-3536

ENGLISH LANGUAGE SOCIAL Mon 9:45 – 11:45 a.m. FRIENDSHIP CIRCLE Tue 1 – 2 p.m. Dogwood Front Desk 604-927-6089 GARDEN CLUB 3rd Tue 7 p.m. Myra Antaya GENEALOGY 1st Mon 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Chris Longley 604-942-7918 GLEN PINE HOSTESS GROUP Lynda Wray 604-475-3421

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GLEN PINE LEISURE GROUP Mon 2 – 4:45 p.m. Jenny Hoh 604-941-2266 GLEN PINE LIBRARY Aileen Sams 604-475-3033 GLEN PINE SINGERS Mon 10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Lil Cumberbirch 604-464-4729 HYMN SING GROUP 1st & 3rd Mon 1:30 – 3 p.m. Marilyn Pankratz 604-461-0915 KNITTING, CROCHET & SEWING PROJECT ASSISTANCE Tue 9 – 10:30 a.m. Jennie Davey 604-464-3029 KARAOKE Thu 2:30 – 4:30 p.m Candy Leung

Call the contact person for details


MACHINE EMBROIDERY Wed. once a month. Call for dates. 7 – 9 p.m. Jennie Davey 604-464-3029 MIXED BAG BAND Sat 9 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Swee Lim 778-318-7328 PAINTING: OUTDOOR PAINTING Wed (weather permiting) Sahar McCullough 604-760-0965 PAINTING: TURN UP AND PAINT Wed 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Marg Kroeker 604-931-7837 PHOTOGRAPHY GROUP 1st & 3rd Wed 6:45 – 8:45 p.m. Bev Bogdanow 604-944-1215 QUILTERS Fri Jennie Davey

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 604-464-3029

LAPIDARY WORKSHOPS Mon – Fri 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Alan Tracey 604-931-5543

QUILTING SISTERS 3rd Tue 6:30 – 9 p.m. 3rd Fri (Sewing Day) 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Helen Van daelle 604-939-1902

LIFEWRITING GROUP 4th Mon 1 – 3 p.m. Cec Coristine 604-492-4923


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Groups & Clubs Directory LEGEND

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ROAMERS RV CLUB Monthly outings May – Sept Social Games Oct – Apr Bruce Kendrick 604-469-2007 Les Bullis 604-939-5774 Jack Vegt 604-522-9952 ROSE SOCIETY Last Tue 7 p.m. Bev Welsh 604-464-2754 SOUTH ASIAN GROUP Abnash Gill 604-936-3474 SPECIAL EVENTS COMMITTEE Carol Becken 604-469-0236 WOOD CARVING: FANTASY HOUSES Mon 1 – 3 p.m. Al Philips 604-936-5492 Peter Kabatoff 604-467-1027 WOOD WORKING Mon – Fri 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. John Cheeseman 604-927-6089

Call the contact person for details



12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

BINGO Fri Ann Marie LaVoie BRIDGE Mon Carole Hubbs Tue Liz Royal

1 p.m. 778-928-1057

12:45 – 3:30 p.m. 604-552-5518 9:30 – 11:45 a.m. 604-942-6180

CASUAL DROP-IN BRIDGE Sun 12:30 – 4 p.m. Don Bayliss 604-294-5467 CASUAL BRIDGE Wed 1 – 3:30 p.m. Don Bayliss 604-294-5467 DUPLICATE BRIDGE Wed 6:30 – 9:45 p.m. Fri 11:45 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Del McLennan 604-936-6902 SOCIAL BRIDGE Tue 1 – 3:30 p.m. Gail Dunn 604-421-6394 Thu 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Jack Obst 604-939-6509 1st & 3rd Sun 1 – 3:45 p.m. Avora Hamilton 604-939-4076 Gail Morgan 604-942-2382

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Program at Dogwood Program at Glen Pine

CANASTA Mon Norma Clayton Thu Ann Verbaan

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 604-941-3883 6 – 9:30 p.m. 604-936-6963

Sat Ellena Pring

10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 604-945-3347

CHESS Thu Ed Enns

12:30 – 3:30 p.m. 604-939-7412

CRIBBAGE Thu Pat Weckesser Tue Vacant

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 604-936-7018 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

DOMINOES: MEXICAN TRAIN Thu 12 – 3 p.m. Ann Verbaan 604-936-6963 Wed Aileen Sams

1 – 3 p.m. 604-475-3033

MAHJONG AMERICAN Mon 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Elayne Hymovitch 604-468-2553 TRADITIONAL Mon 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Simon Lagendijk 604-941-5128 Fri 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sabina Yuen 604-468-1471

Call the contact person for details


NINTENDO WII SPORTS GROUP Mon 1 – 3:30 p.m. Michelle Gavazza 604-927-6098 (Front Desk)

POKER Tue Pat Burns Wed Simon Lagendijk

6:30 – 9:30 p.m. 604-939-9158 1 – 3 p.m. 604-941-5128

PUZZLE CORNER During open hours in the lounge Barbara Muskeyn 604-927-6098 Bob Van Eyden 604-942-0097 SCRABBLE CLUB Tue Marge Kroeker

12:30 – 3:30 p.m. 604-931-7837

Fri Coral Stacey

9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 604-461-3736

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Groups & Clubs Directory LEGEND

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WHIST Thu 1 – 3:30 p.m. Charlie Hartner 604-464-9615 WHIST WITH A TWIST Tue 1 – 3 p.m. Stephanie Nestegard 604-464-4558

SPORTS & ATHLETICS BIKERS (25 – 35 KM) Chuck Csuka 604-524-3174 BOCCE Fri Sandie Piluk David Lehman

9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 604-469-7887 604-942-5009

CARPET BOWLING Tue & Thu 12:45 – 3 p.m. Clarence & Amy Cheung 604-939-8138 Fri 1 – 4 p.m. Coral Stacey 604-461-3136 DRAGON BOATING: NOTHIN DRAGON Brian Kenny 604-931-4737 FLOOR HOCKEY Tue 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Randy Lee 604-939-6194 Skip Roberts


GOLF Poppy Estates Tee Times

Wed Brian Harris

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 778-885-3197

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HIKING STRIDERS (10 – 14 KM) Mon 9 a.m. Gill Richardson 604-461-4873 Jo-Ann Moody 604-939-5852 Paul Harris 604-754-1597 THE CLIFF HUGGERS (15 – 20 KM) Mon 8 a.m. Jim Gillingham 604-552-2715 Jennifer Krauss 604-936-4826 TREKKERS (12 – 18 KM) Eleanor Allan 604-469-7245 Sandra Harvey 604-931-4759 LAWN BOWLING Dennis Sigfusson 604-931-6711 Roger Skinner 604-936-9160 PICKLEBALL Beginners/Novice Poirier Forum

Mon/Fri Wed. Bob Briggs Bob Willem

8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. 8:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 604-944-0516

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Social Pickleball Poirier Forum

Mon 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Shirley Sung 604-469-0899 Fri 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Randy Lee 604-939-6194

Call the contact person for details

TABLE TENNIS Sun Tue Wed Eric Lee

Thu Ron Bradbeer

12:30 – 3 p.m. 604-597-8978

SKATING: ICE Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex

Thu Bruce Kelly Ed Aird

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 604-931-4723 604-944-9706

12:15 – 4 p.m. 4 – 7 p.m. 4:30 – 9:30 p.m.

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Wed Sat Tim Chinn

3:45 – 6:15 p.m. 1 – 3 p.m. 604-941-8683

TENNIS Kiyo Breiting


WALKING GROUP Wed 9 – 11:30 a.m.

SLO-PITCH Season runs from March to early July Mundy Park Diamonds

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Phil DesLauriers 604-931-5498 North & South Diamond Town Centre Park

10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Len Damberger 604-941-0081 SNOOKER Regular Dogwood Hours Murray Colbourne 604-936-7552

A valid Pavilion Pass and drop-in or registration fee is required to participate in all groups, clubs, bus trips and support activities. At the beginning of each season, please visit the front desk to update your activity group participation information. Space may be limited for some activities. Groups, Clubs & Support Services  9

Support Services Alzheimer Society Minds in Motion® 604-675-5157

Alzheimer Society

Minds in Motion® is designed for people living with early-stage memory loss due to Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and a friend, family member or care partner. Enjoy light exercise conducted by a certified fitness instructor, followed by activities or games and social time in a relaxed atmosphere. Light refreshments will be provided. This is a registered program. *Note—Fee is for one person with dementia and one care partner.* 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month 1:30 – 3 p.m.


Early Alzheimer support for people with dementia who want to inform themselves with current information and share their experience will others.

Arthritis Support Group

1st Monday of the month 1 – 3 p.m. Parkwood Manor, 1142 Dufferin Street

Delia 604-464-2890

BC Seniors Line 604-660-2421

Blood Pressure 604-927-6098

Education and support for adults who are living with arthritis. Meetings feature guest speakers, discussions and social events. September – June Information on provincial services such as Seniors Supplement financial benefits and rental subsidies for low income seniors. 1st + 3rd Tuesday of the month 12 – 1:30 p.m. Dogwood Have your blood pressure chekced by one of our retired nurses

Canadian Council of the Blind Pat Roy 604-931-6835

Fraser Health Crisis Line 24 Hours a Day — 7 Day a Week West of Aldergrove 604-951-8855 East of Aldergrove 1-877-820-7444

Thursdays 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Share information on available help for people with low vision. Activities and refreshments to follow. New members and visitors welcome. Free and immediate telephone support, crisis intervention, suicide prevention and community resource information for all those living in the Fraser Health Region. Trained volunteers support suicide prevention, mental health, family violence, grief, addiction and loneliness. Ope rated by Options Community Services.

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Support Services Free Lawyer Consultation Dogwood Front Desk 604-927-6098

2nd Tuesday of the month Lawyer Don Drysdale will take appointments for a free 15 minute consultation. Make appointments at the Dogwood Front Desk.

Law Students Legal Advice Non-profit scoiety run by law students at U.B.C. Program provide free legal advice and representation to clients who 604-822-5791

would otherwise not afford legal assistance.


Every 3rd Monday 1 – 3 p.m. (Sept. – June)

Anna 604-939-0327

A support group is dedicated to improving the communication skills and quality of life for the hearing impaired. Sessions include guest speakers and group discussions. All are welcome to attend the free sessions. Come to a meeting BEFORE purchasing a hearing aid for insight and information.

Library Service in the Community

Home delivery of books, magazines, books on tape, CD, MP3 for homebound seniors.


Ex-Libris Talking Book Club 1st Friday of the month 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Renelle 604-469-4637

Peer to Peer Assistance Assistance available for form filling such as applications for OAS, CPP etc.

at Port Moody Library A talking book club for people with visual or print disabilities. Complete books recorded on cassettes, DAISY books and Victor readers are available for loan. September to June. As needed basis Assistance available for form filling such as applications for OAS, CPP etc. Dora Jellema is available at Dogwood. Please call the Pavilion front desk if you require assistance.


Seniors Abuse and Information Line 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., daily (except holidays) 604-437-1940 1-866-437-1940

A safe place for older adults, and those who care about them, to talk to someone about situations where they feel they are being abused or mistreated, or to receive information about elder abuse prevention. Operated by Seniors First B.C.

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Support Services Stroke Recovery Branch

Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Kim Bortolin 604-927-6093

Support and activities for those recovering from stroke, and their caregivers. Includes social activities, exercise, outings, speech therapy, speakers and special events. Attend three meetings at no charge; club membership is $20.00 annually, plus a Pavilion Annual Pass.

Tri-Cities Better at Home

A program designed to help seniors remain independent at home. Helps seniors with simple day to day tasks, which allows them to maintain their independence and stay connec ted to the community. Program offers light housekeeping, transport to doctor’s appointments and grocery shopping. Sponsored by SHARE Family and Community Services, United Way and the Government of BC.

SHARE Family and Community Services Paola Wakeford-Mejia 604-936-3900

Leisure Connections Angela Parkinson 604-464-2246

Tri-Cities Caregivers Support Network Karen Tyrell 778-789-1496

Stimulating social and recreational program for people over 60 living with mild to moderate dementia. The three hour weekly program is sponsored by Glen Pine 50Plus Society in collaboration with the City of Coquitlam, other community partners and private donations. 2nd & 4th Friday of the month 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Meet with other caregivers for support and access to available resources. Talk with others who understand the difficulties of caring for a loved one. Pavilion pass is required.

Tri-Cities Parkinsons Group Every 3rd Monday 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Ord Lyons 604-931-7751

W.H.O. Group Yetty Foulds 604-939-1971 Lois Rye

Eagle Ridge United Church, 2813 Glen Pine Drive Education and support for those living with Parkinsons and their caregivers. Meetings vary and may feature a guest speaker, discussions, social or fitness activities. $1.00 drop-in fee. September – June. No meetings Dec/July/August. Wednesdays 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Mondays 1 – 3 p.m.

The Coquitlam W.H.O. (Women Helping Others) group provides a supportive social atmosphere for women without partners and women whose partners are in permanent care.

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