While PARKGATE COMMUNITY CENTRE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED, we are still offering a variety of ways to stay socially connected. Please check here to see our current virtual programming:

Parkgate Society's virtual community for seniors

Registered Social Programs

IMG_5496Parkgate Singers Thursdays 11am – 12pm. New members with the approval of the director. Please contact Ruth Townsend for more information.




iPad Club Thursday January 9 – March 12 (5 sessions) 10am-12pm

Register for Parkgate iPad Club and enjoy facilitated learning with other older adults. iPad Club runs twice a month on the 2nd & 4th Thursday. It is recommended to take iPad Level 1 prior to or in tandem with iPad Club. Club sessions are student directed with facilitator guidance and open to anyone who wants to increase their iPad knowledge. It is a fun and easy way to stay connected. $45

To find out more email: [email protected]

Drop-in Games For Members

“Monday night Bridge has been like an extended family for me.  I have met many new people, and have shared in the births of grandchildren, the joys of special occasions, the budding of new romances…”   Paula S. (a bridge participant for 17 years with the Society)

As of January 2015 all seniors attending drop in games programs at Parkgate will have to purchase an annual membership ($5). To purchase your annual membership, please visit the front desk at Parkgate Community Centre. All drop in games are $3.33+GST. Coffee service is always included except during seasonal closures in August and December

We now offer an easy way for you to drop-in.  Purchase a punch pass at Parkgate’s front desk for 10 drop-ins – cost $30+GST. Your 10th drop-in is free!  Please note that NVRC drop-in fitness programs are not part of this offer. 


Duplicate Bridge: Stay local and join us every Monday for 3.5 hours of duplicate bridge in the Mary Hunter Hall.

11am – 3pm (We aim to start playing at 11.30, so would like everyone seated by 11.20.)

$4 for one session and $3.60 if you buy a card of ten tickets.

For more detailed information, please look at the Duplicate Bridge website:  Parkgate Duplicate Bridge Club Website


Contract Bridge Social Drop-in: Monday 6:30 – 9:00pm
Contract Bridge Rotated Play Friday 1 – 3pm
Contract Bridge Drop In – group of 4 Wednesday 1:30 – 3:30pm
Cribbage Thursday 1 – 3pm
Mah Jong Wednesday 1 – 3pm
Scrabble Monday 10am – 12pm

Free Social Programs 


Sing-a-long Monday 10 – 11am
Craft Circle Tuesday 1 – 3pm
Movie Friday 1 – 3pm
Chess Monday 1 – 3pm






The Parkgate Chess Club now has its own website! Parkgate Chess Club