Burlington. Parks and Recreation Department

Site: Burlington - 2285 New St - Burlington Seniors' Centre

Service: Seniors' Recreation Facilities & Programs

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Record #: BTN2006 Last Modified: 05 Dec 2014 Last Full Update: 21 Apr 2014 Update Schedule: 10 Mar 2015
Record Owner: BTN Date Created: 29 Sep 1991 Date Deleted: N/A  
Address2285 New St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
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Contact Information
Office Phone905-335-7888
Toll Free Phone1-877-213-3609
Organization Emailadultsenior@burlington.ca
Social MediaFacebook Instagram Twitter WordPress YouTube
Primary ContactHeather Pilling, Supervisor of Programs, Adults/Seniors; Phone: 905-335-7888 ext 6339; Email: heather.pilling@burlington.ca
Coordinator of VolunteersBarbara Norman, Board of Directors, Volunteer Coordinator, Burlington Seniors' Centre Board of Directors
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameBurlington. Parks and Recreation Department
Service Level(10) Local Government
Primary ExecutiveFred Hendriks, Chair and President, Burlington Seniors' Centre Board of Directors
Alternate ExecutivePenny Hersh, Vice-Chair and Vice President, Burlington Seniors' Centre Board of Directors
FundingCity / Town ; Fundraising ; Fees - program and membership
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionA seniors centre that offers fun, fellowship and volunteer opportunities for those age 55 and older. 
* membership required 
Offers more than 150 registered programs each session, including arts & crafts * Continual Learning * fitness * games & cards * music & dance * day trips for members and sometimes guests  
One-to-one computer lessons, $2/hr * Seniors Centre membership required * lessons must be booked in advance * lessons available on Internet searching, e-mail, Word, Excel, Mac and iPad, social networking, Skype, Windows 8 and organizing digital photo.  
Additional information on the Centre and its programs available at City website and Board of Director's website
HoursOffice Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm; 
Facility Mon-Fri 8:30 am-11 pm
Areas ServedBurlington
EligibilityAges: 55 year(s) and up 
membership required to register for fall, winter, spring and drop-in programs * not required for Breakfast at the Bistro * volunteers will provide tours for those interested in membership, drop in to meet staff 
FeesMembership ; Program - varies depending on specific program ; Fee assistance available.
Additional Services at this Site
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory DescriptionAH
Seniors Directory HeadingsLeisure / Education
Site Information
Site LocationCentral Park
Located In CommunityBurlington
Address & Map
2285 New St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
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Nearest Main IntersectionSeneca Ave and New St
Mailing AddressPO Box 5013 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesComputer and Related Technology Classes ~ Older Adults ; Senior Centres
Other Details
Resources AvailableBrochure
CIC Internal ResourcesBurlington: See Burl Book - Seniors, also under tours