Gloucester 50+ Centre gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the City of Ottawa / Gloucester 50+ Centre remercie sincerement la Ville d’Ottawa de son soutien financier.




Spring Bulletin

To view or print a copy please click the link below


Registration April 3 to April 6 at noon.








Call for Nominations to Board of Directors 2023

The work of the G50+ Board is directly related to the operations of the Centre.  Its existence is required for compliance with Ontario provincial law under which the Centre is incorporated.  The Board consists of volunteer Directors who are members, and its efforts are guided by an annual strategic plan.


If you have a general interest in governance of the Centre and wish to be a member of our Board of Directors; please request an application package from Reception.  Instructions for completion and general information sheet are included in the package.  Deadline for submissions is March 31, 2023.


COMMITTEE MEMBERS:  Contact any of the committee members listed below, or a currently serving Director if you have any questions.

Pat Grandy                                                      Cécile Schryburt

Lucy Pasiecznik                                               Marilyn Johnson (Chair)



The National Seniors Council – Online Survey – Aging in Place/Home



The National Seniors Council has launched an online consultation to hear from people about ways to further support those wishing to age in their homes and communities for as long as possible.


Have your say! Take part in the consultation by completing this online survey by April 14, 2023.

Spread the word! This consultation is open to all Canadians—older adults, caregivers, those who have experience or expertise in working with older adults, and individuals representing the diverse voices in our communities. Please forward this email and encourage your family, your friends, and others within your community and networks to share their thoughts and ideas.

If you prefer to respond on paper and mail in your thoughts, request a printable version by replying to this email or sending your request to:

We thank you in advance for participating in this survey!

National Seniors Council






You are invited to join the National Volunteer Week Virtual Event hosted by the Older Adult Centres’ Association of Ontario (OACAO) – Optimizing Mental Health Through Art.  Monday April 17, 2023 from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.

Please open the link below for how to register.







Gloucester 50+ Centre Celebrates 35 Great Years!

Thank you to Ralph Scribner for the video of our 35th Anniversary Dance and Dinner!





Pickleball, 9:30 to 11:30 am GYM 

Quilting, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm MP2 

500, 12:30 to 2:30 pm MP1


Petanque a tout, 10:00 AM to 11:30 am – MP 1

Line Dancing, 10:00 to 11:00 am – GYM 

Quilting, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm – MP2

Sandbags, noon to 2:00 pm – GYM 

Whist, 12:30 PM to 2:30 pm – MP 1


 Pickleball, 9:30 AM to 11:30 am – GYM 

 Bridge, (Sign in 11:30) Noon to 3:15 pm – MP 2


Bid Euchre, 9:00 AM to 11:45 am MP 2 

Euchre, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Bingo 1:00 PM to 2:30 pm MP2


Pickleball, 9:30 AM to 11:30 am GYM 

Cribbage, 9:30 AM to 11:30 am MP 1

Darts, 10:00 AM to 11:30 am MP 2

Bridge sign in 11:45 AM – 3:15 pm MP2

Shuffleboard, 12:30 to 2:30 pm GYM 





If you have any new or gently used items, knitting, crocheting, arts and crafts to donate, please call the Centre 613-749-1974 to arrange drop off.



Are you a Certified Fitness Instructor who teaches Tai Chi, Yoga, Chair Yoga, Barre Fit, Zumba Gold or other classes?

We have great opportunities for Instructors! 

Please drop me a line at for more information. 



Important links to Senior Services and Information

Champlain Community Support Network – Senior Services


Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre 613-741-6025

Community Support Services for seniors




We are pleased to announce our Gold Partner, Dignity Memorial

Please contact Dignity for expert advice and premium service for your preplanning and funeral needs.  Let them know you are a Member of the Gloucester 50+ Centre and receive a 10% discount.


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Did you know that the Gloucester 50+ Centre is a registered charitable organization under the Income Tax Act?

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Here at the Gloucester 50+ Centre, we are proud to say our Seniors give back to the community. Find out how.

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View the full schedule of current activities and courses available for members at the Gloucester 50+ Center.

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