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Activities at Coquitlam’s 50-plus Pavilions
Glen Pine and Dogwood Pavilions both offer activities, clubs and support services to Coquitlam adults age 50 and up including the Meals for Seniors frozen meal program introduced this year (see www.coquitlam.ca/meals for information).
Pre-registered activities starting Sept. 8 at Glen Pine Pavilion, 1200 Glen Pine Court include:
* Line dancing, painting, Spanish, ukulele, drawing and   Qigong.
* Activity Groups for members of the 50plus Society including Crafters, Quilters, Art Group and Leisure Group.
More activities may be added over time. Drop-in spaces and on-site food services remain closed.
Program and activity details and registration are available at
http://www.coquitlam.bc.ca/registration or by phone at 604-927-4386
For Pavilion information, contact pavilions@coquitlam.ca or call Glen Pine at 604-927-6940 or visit http://www.coquitlam.ca/glenpine.
Health Protocols Keep Visitors Safe
Each Coquitlam facility has a safety plan in place to protect the public and staff. These plans include changes to access and activities to ensure safe distancing, hand hygiene, reduced touchpoints and other health precautions.
Signs, floor markings and facility staff provide guidance at the sites, and further details and maps can be found at: http://www.coquitlam.bc.ca/registration

Opportunities for 50-plus Adults
The City’s CoquitlamSPIRIT program has compiled a variety of free activities and resources for older adults at http://www.coquitlam.ca/spirit. The dedicated 50-plus section includes activities such as creative writing, at-home workouts, information about the City’s Meals for Seniors and community resources for seniors.
Adults can also sign up for activities at other Coquitlam facilities, including:
*Pre-registered drop-in skating, swimming and weight room access at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex;
*Pre-registered drop-in fitness, swimming, aquafit and weight-room access at City Centre Aquatic Complex; and
*Registered fitness, wellness, crafts and general interest programs at Poirier and Pinetree Community Centres.
Information and online registration is available http://www.coquitlam.ca/registration or by phone at 604-927-4386

Stay Informed
To stay up to date about news and updates for those age 50-plus *Sign up for Pavilion News email updates through links at http://www.coquitlam.ca/directmail
*Subscribe to the PRC E-news Newsletter at http://www.coquitlam.ca /enews to receive bi-weekly parks, recreation and culture updates.
*Check out the weekly City Page on page 6 of the Tri-City News or at http://www.coquitlam.ca/connect.
*Follow CityofCoquitlam on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn and
*Download the free CoquitlamConnect app from the App Store or Google Play, or through the links at www.coquitlam.ca/coquitlamconnect