Seniors citizens’ calendar

• Edenvale Senior Citizen’s Society will host its annual general meeting on August 16 at 10am in hall 5 at the Edenvale Community Centre at the corner of Second Street and Van Riebeeck Avenue. Contact Lenie on 011 453 7608.

• Scrabble at Inyoni Creek (Rand Aid), corner of Modderfontein and Wordsworth roads, Wednesdays at 1pm. Contact Barbara on 011 346 0993.

• Edenvale Bridge Club meets at Eden Village in Meadowbrook on Tuesdays, 12 noon to 4pm. Contact Dianne on 072 414 8979 or 011 458 6053. Alternatively, contact Chris on 083 409 1698.

• Bedfordview Association for the Elderly meets at 9am at James Sadie Auditorium, Hawley Road, Bedfordview, every Thursday. Contact Sheila on 011 453 3901 or 082 856 2152.

• Bedfordview Bridge Club meets the first Monday of the month at 7.10pm at Jeppe Quondam, Boeing Road East, Bedfordview. For more information contact Sue Erwin on 011 622 1991 during office hours or Susie Jones on 082 600 5118. Players must bring along their own partner.

• Rest-A-While Service Centre for the Aged provides meals, bed baths, laundry and ironing services weekdays, teas and social activities for seniors, corner of Shamrock and Churchill roads, Primrose. Contact Wendy or Trudy on 011 828 3059.

• Ladies makeover made simple and free. Have fun and renew the beauty in you. Meetings start at 7pm on the first Tuesday of every month. Contact Magdel on 011 453 5188 (a/h) or 083 702 3491.

• The Music Makers, live music for all occasions. Contact Jen on 083 331 9062 or Les on 082 814 5554 or phone 011 453 1594.

• Bedfordview Bridge Club meets the first Monday of every month, 7.10pm at Jeppe Quondam, Boeing Road East, Bedfordview. Visitors must have a partner to play duplicate bridge. Contact Sue on 011 622 1991 during office hours.

• Bridge lessons for beginners, Monday afternoons, 3.30pm to 5.30pm. Contact Minette on 011 616 5149 or 083 609 7715.

• Bingo takes place at the Dickie Fritz Moth Hall on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The sessions start at 1.30pm. For more information, contact Alex McKenzie on 072 075 5534.

• Join a fitness exercise programme set to enjoyable music on Thursdays from 2pm to 3pm, Bedfordview Town Hall. Classes run by instructors trained by the South African Seniors Fitness Association (SASFSA). Contact Nell on 011 616 5106.

To update the events hosted for senior citizens, e-mail [email protected]

Charmaine Slater
Senior journalist

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