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  • Welcome to the Marpole Oakridge Family Place Seniors Services 


For all enquiries,  please contact the Seniors Outreach Coordinator, Andrea Krombein, on 778-668-3634 or


 Seniors Activities at Marpole Oakridge Family Place on 8877 Selkirk Street


Weekly Grandparents Learn and Lead social group on Mondays from 12:30-2:30 ( English and Mandarin)

  • Cultural celebrations
  • Conversations
  • Dancing
  • Exercise
  • Arts
  • Monthly Field Trips


Weekly Marpole "Seniors Living Room Library" Social Group on  Thursdays from 12:30-2:30 (English)

  • Drop in and enjoy our activities:
  • What is on this week?  Thursday October 26, 2017:  Board games and registration for Walk and Be Seen (information in Special Events below)
  • Education: Adult education,  lectures,  conversations
  •  Entertainment: Arts, Movies, Armchair Travel
  •  Support: Confidential information, advocacy and referral services (drop in or by appointment)
  •  Self-care: Monthly hairdressing and podiatry services (by appointment)
  •  Financial: Annual Income Tax service clinic from mid-March to end April; Financial seminars and advice


Or just drop in to relax and unwind:

The Marpole Seniors Living Room Library is a dedicated space for our Marpole seniors to relax.  Everyone is welcome.  

There are books to read, sofas to relax on,  coffee,  tea and treats.

Available board games are Scrabble,  Solitaire,  Rummicub, Backgammon and Trivial Pursuit among other games.


Special events:

Walk and Be Seen! Join this free opportunity from November 2017 to February 2018 - walk for fun and fitness at your own pace,  and get your free piece of reflective gear!  Contact Andrea on 778-668-3634 or to register.  20 spots available.


Weekly Seniors Activities at the St Augustines' Church Hall on 8680 Hudson Street

Thursday night community dinner from  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm - $6 or pay what you can.

Friday morning community breakfast from 9:30-10:30 am -  $4 or pay what you can.

The Stitch in Time Needle Craft and Social  Group, and Ping Pong:  Mondays from  1-3 pm

  • The Walking Club meets on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9 am at  Wicks Cafe on 73 rd and Hudson St
  • The Stretch and Strength Chair Yoga and Social group meets Fridays from 11-12 noon
  • Games Drop In (Bridge, Scrabble and Ping Pong) - Fridays from 1-3:00

The Marpole Seniors Art Group meets on Tuesdays from 10:00-12:00



    Marpole Seniors Arts Group 

    »View our YouTube video 



    The Grandparents Learn and Lead Program:  
      »View our YouTube video