Welcome to Schubert Centre

3505 30th Avenue Vernon
BC. Canada V1T 2E6

COVID Hours in Effect
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Programs

The facility is close to public transit and has free off-street parking. It’s wheelchair accessible and easy for everyone to access.
Find schedules and maps for how to reach the Schubert Centre online at BC Transit or over the phone at 250-545-7221.

Activities

Programs – Schubert Centre

There are various programs that are run through the Schubert Centre. At this time, please be aware that some of these programs are not running at the moment due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Bingo

Coordinator: “To be announced”

A fun game of chance played with cards having numbered squares corresponding to numbered balls drawn at random and won by covering five such squares in a row. It is also a social gathering at which bingo is played. With great prices to be won.

Birthday Lunch

Coordinator: Diane Weaver

A special lunch for a special day, prepared by our Chef Shane

Bridge

Bridge is a card game played with four people sitting at a card table using a standard deck of 52 cards (no jokers).

Canasta

Coordinator: Jackie Huntley

Canasta is a card game of the rummy family of games believed to be a variant of 500 Rummy Although many variations exist for two, three, five or six players, it is most commonly played by four in two partnerships with two standard decks of cards. Players attempt to make melts of seven cards of the same rank and “go out” by playing all the cards in their hand. It is “the most recent card game to have achieved worldwide status as a classic”.

Coffee Shop

Coordinator: Terry Luxton

Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 10:00am-2:00pm
Provides food/coffee services to Members of the Schubert Centre and the Community at large. Meals to go are available but must be pre-ordered. Frozen to go meals are always available.
Members and non-members are welcome.

Catering

Coordinator: Jackie Simmons & Betty Anderson

Crafters

Coordinator: Cheryl Boomhower & Etta Tremblay

Hours of Operation: Tuesday mornings September – June; 8:30am – 11:30am
Provides teaching and help to anyone who wants to learn crocheting, knitting, cross-stitch, needle point and weaving. Volunteers and members are encouraged to learn and create anything they wish with materials that are on hand or put out on the sales table.

Cribbage

Coordinator: Carol Leibel & Fran Lions

Cribbage, or crib, is a card game traditionally for two players, but commonly played with three, four or more, that involves playing and grouping cards in combinations which gain points.

Entertainers

Coordinator: “To be announced”

Flea Market Table Rental

Coordinator: Wilma Boulter

Floor Curling

Coordinator: Sue Slater

Floor Curling is a modified version of the Olympic sport of curling with one major difference – No Need for Ice!

Library

Coordinator: Elinor Hinds

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10-2
Honour System
Free library of various novels. Borrow as many as you like and bring them back when you are finished! We also have a large print section. Jigsaw Puzzles are available as well, take one leave one.

Line Dance

Coordinator: “We are looking for a new Coordinator”

Maintenance

Coordinator: Pat Hudson & John Toporchack

Meals on Wheels

Coordinator: Nancy Hadley

Hours of Operation: Delivery in Vernon Monday, Wednesday, Friday;
Providing affordable, hot, nutritious & delicious, low salt, low fat meals. Diabetic or vegetarian meals are available on request. Available to anyone who has difficulty purchasing & preparing meals.Meals provided by the Meals On Wheels program are ordered Monthly and delivered to recipients by a dedicated volunteer team, three times a week.

Membership

Coordinator: Valerie Lynch

Join or renew your membership. Provides numerous programs and activities for seniors in and around Vernon to enjoy all year round. Come enjoy some of the benefits of being a member.
Annual Membership is $50 per year, $140 for 3 years and/or $1000 lifetime membership.

Pancake Breakfast

Coordinator: Jeannette Lakusta

“All You Can Eat Pancakes” Bacon & Coffee

Reception

Coordinator: Wilma Boulter

You will be greeted by our friendly reception volunteers as soon as you enter the Schubert Centre.

Set-Ups

Coordinator: Jeannette Lakusta

Tai Chi – (Not offered at this time – COVID)

Coordinator: Gary Link

Tai chi, short for T’ai chi ch’üan or Tàijí quán, sometimes colloquially known as “Shadowboxing”, is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for defense training, health benefits, and meditation. The term taiji is a Chinese cosmological concept for the flux of yin and yang, and ‘quan’ means fist.

Thrift Store

Coordinator: “To be announced”

Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 10:00am-2:00pm
Provides varies used, good condition, items including kitchen ware, clothing, home décor, yarn, crafting items, electronics and more, at affordable prices!