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Thunder Bay (City of)

55 Plus Centre

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Operates a community centre for older adults that offers various recreational and educational programs and services

Activities and services include the following:
  • River Street Cafe
  • Registered programs such as fitness, visual arts, computer lessons, and guitar lessons
  • Drop-in activities such as card games, line dancing, and recreational sports such as badminton and pickleball
  • Income Tax Clinic (Apr and May)
  • Health and Wellness programs such as blood pressure clinic (once a month), and Hearing Screening
  • Provides space rental
Note: The Centre is CLOSED on the following holidays:
  • Family Day
  • Good Friday
  • Easter Sunday
  • Easter Monday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • Civic Holiday (Aug)
  • Labour Day
  • National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
  • Thanksgiving
  • Remembrance Day (2023: Will be closed on Monday, November 13)
  • Christmas Eve until after New Year's Day
Married couples: only one spouse needs to be 55 or over and regularly participate in order for the younger spouse to be eligible to participate
Application Process
  • Drop in
  • Registered Programs require pre-registration
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Program ; Service - Space rental ; None - Meeting Rooms -- no charge for senior groups having meetings where all in attendance are 55 and older
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 2, 2023
700 River St
Thunder Bay, ON, P7A 3S6
Located on River St near Rockwood Ave N
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Hours of Operation
Winter Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-9:30 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sat 9 am-4 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm, Sep-May
Summer Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-9 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Sat 9 am-4 pm, Sun 12 noon-5 pm, Jun-Aug
Service Area(s)
Thunder Bay