Milton Seniors' Activity Centre

At the Milton Seniors' Activity Centre, we offer a variety of registered and drop-in programs for adults ages 55 years and older living in Milton. Whether you want to be social, creative or stay fit, we’ve got a program for you.

Memberships and passes

You can purchase memberships and passes online or in-person at our recreation facilities.

Annual membership fees
AgeCost 
55-64 years $35
65-84 years $25
85+ years 

Free

For convenient online registration, we recommend purchasing a 10-visit or 30-visit pass for drop-in programs.

Drop-in fees
MemberNon-member
Single-visit pass - $2.25 Single-visit pass - $4.50

10-visit pass - $20.25

*Get one visit free

10-visit pass - $40.50

*Get one visit free

30-visit pass - $54

*Get six visits free

30-visit pass - $107.95

*Get six visits free

All prices include HST.

Registration information

Registration is required for in-person and virtual programs. Milton residents can register 72 hours before the program starts. 

Creating an account

If you do not have an Seniors' Activity Centre membership, you will need to create an account in order to register for programs. For assistance creating your account, you can call the Centre at 905-864-4132 or follow the step-by-step instructions online.

Registering online

Learn how to register for programs online by following the instructions on our registration information web page. For assistance and to reserve a spot, please call 905-864-4132

Waitlists

If all spaces are full in the program that you wanted to register for, you can add yourself to the waitlist. Placing yourself on the waitlist will help us to understand community interest and determine if additional programming is needed.

Recreation programs

Check out the exciting programs and events below scheduled for Fall 2022! A recreation account is needed to register for programs.

Arts and crafts 

Art – Open studio

Enjoy the space to work independently on a project. Helpful tips are offered from others for your masterpiece. Participants range from beginners to advanced. Materials not included.

Date: Mondays (excluding Sept. 5, Oct. 10)

Time: 9 a.m.–noon

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Carving - Wood

Work independently on projects at your own pace. Assistance and guidance is available from the group. Materials not included.

Date: Tuesdays

Time: 9 a.m.–noon

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Creative Fingers Craft Club

Bring your ideas, talent and creativity to this volunteer group and make new friends while working together on a variety of handmade craft projects, which are sold as Centre fund-raisers. Projects include knitting, crafting and more. Materials are included. Individuals must provide several completed items for the Centre display case sales and craft sales to be part of this group. To participate in this program individuals must complete a mandatory volunteer orientation before participating. An active Centre membership is required for all participants. Capacity is limited and pre-registration is required.

Date: Mondays and/or Wednesdays (excluding Oct. 10)

Time: 9:30 a.m.–noon

Fee: Free

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Folk Art – Drop In

Explore the world of folk art paintings and crafts. Paint on any medium such as, wood, metal and other materials. Work independently or with group assistance.

Date: Thursdays

Time: 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Games

Bid Euchre

Bid Euchre is a variation of Euchre using Jacks to Aces from two decks (two of each card). All cards are dealt to the players, who are on two teams of two. This self-led group is for those with previous knowledge. No partners required. No prize money.

Date: Mondays (excluding Sept. 5, Sept. 26, Oct. 10, Oct. 24, Nov. 28, Dec. 19) and Thursdays (excluding Sept. 29, Oct.

27, Nov. 24, Dec. 22)

Time: 1-3:30 p.m

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Billiards Snooker – Drop In

This activity is for Billiard fans who would like to work on their skills in a fun and social environment.

Date: Mondays–Thursdays (excluding Sept. 5, Oct. 10)

Time: 1:30-3 p.m

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Canasta

This game is from the rummy family, commonly played by four in two partnerships. New and experienced players are welcome. No prize money.

Date: Mondays (excluding Oct. 10)

Time: 12:30-2:30 p.m

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Contract Bridge

A friendly game designed for the experienced bridge player. A pair competes to achieve the highest points against another pair. Partner required for Wednesday only. No prize money.

Date

Mondays (excluding Oct. 10) from 1-3:30 p.m

Wednesdays from 9:15-11:15 a.m. 

Fridays from 9-11:30 a.m. 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Cribbage

This is an independent or team game that will maximize opportunities when scoring points, making pairs, combination of 15s and sequences of the crib. Don’t forget to avoid helping your opponent. No prize money.

Date: Tuesdays

Time: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Duplicate Bridge

A pair competes against other pairs to play the same hand. Experienced players are welcome to participate in this self-led group. Partner required. No prize money.

Date: Mondays (excluding Oct. 10)

Time: 9:30 a.m.–noon

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Hearts

This is a trick-taking card game, where players don’t want to end up with tricks containing hearts or the queen of spades with a goal to end up with the jack of diamonds. No prize money.

Date: Fridays

Time: 9:15-11:15 a.m. 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Mexican Train Dominoes

The object of the game is for a player to play all the dominoes from their hand onto one or more chains. No prize money.

Date: Thursdays

Time: 1:15-3:15 p.m. 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Snooker League

A version of the game of pool, played with 15 red and 6 coloured balls. This popular game will have you hooked in no time. Interested individuals are assigned a play time. Must be on the assigned schedule to participate in the season.

Date: Monday–Friday (Excluding Sept. 5, Oct. 10)

Time: 9:30 a.m.–noon 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Dance and music

Jam Session: Classic Rock, Country & Jazz

Grab your instrument and jam with us! This is a great opportunity to interact with other individuals who play an instrument without the pressure of pleasing an audience. All levels are welcome. First come, first served.

Date: Thursdays

Time: Noon–3 p.m. 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Line Dancing

Line dancing uses a pattern of repeated steps with dancers in lines. This class will provide line dances by following the participants in front of you and focus on the basics of traditional line dancing. No experience or partners required. First come, first served.

Date: Thursdays

Time: 10–11:30 a.m. 

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Scottish Country Dancing

Scottish Country Dancing is the social dancing of Scotland. This class introduces dancers to the basic steps and patterns of Scottish Country Dancing and familiarizes them with the music. This program is a great form of low to medium cardio exercise, where the dances include turns and patterns. No partner required, soft or comfortable shoes are required. All levels welcome.

Date

Fridays from Oct. 14-Nov. 11 (5 classes) from 10–11:30 a.m. 

Fridays from Nov. 18-Dec. 18 (5 classes) from 10–11:30 a.m. 

Fee: $29.85 

Location: Sherwood Community Centre

Fitness and sports

Fit and Flow

Enjoy a fitness program with a fusion of strength training using weights and bands followed by lengthening and strengthening movement incorporating elements of barre and yoga. This total body workout targets arms, glutes, abs and more. Please bring a mat.

Date

Wednesday Sept. 14 from 9:30–10:30 a.m. 

Thursdays from Sept. 21-Oct. 26 (6 classes) from 9:30–10:30 a.m.

Thursdays from Nov. 3-Dec. 14 (6 classes, excluding Dec. 1) from 9:30–10:30 a.m. 

Fee: $40.74 (excluding Sept. 14 class which is free) 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Let’s Get Fit

This program is designed for those who are welcoming fitness back into their lifestyle or those with mild osteoporosis, arthritis, etc. Enhance your fitness with this gentle strength, balance and coordination program. This program is similar to Osteofit and Balance Training.

Date

Mondays from Sept. 13-Oct. 24 (6 classes, excluding Oct. 10) from 11:15–noon

Thursdays from Sept. 15-Oct. 20 (6 classes) from 1:15–2 p.m.

Thursdays from Nov. 7-Dec. 12 (6 classes, excluding Dec. 1) from 11:15–noon 

Thursdays from Nov. 3-Dec. 8 (6 classes, excluding Dec. 1) from 1:15–2 p.m. 

Fee: $30.54

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Strengthen & Tone

In this program designed specifically for older adults. Work on strengthening your muscles and increasing flexibility by using hand weights and body weight. Weights provided.

Date

Tuesdays from Sept. 13-Oct. 18 (6 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Thursdays from Sept. 15-Oct. 20 (6 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Fridays from Sept. 16-Oct. 21 (6 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Tuesdays from Nov. 1-Dec. 6 (6 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Thursdays from Nov. 3-Dec. 8 (6 virtual classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Fridays from Nov. 4-Dec. 9 (6 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Tuesdays from Dec. 13-20 (2 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Thursdays from Dec. 15-22 (2 virtual classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Fridays from Dec. 16-23 (2 classes) from 9–10 a.m.

Fee: $40.74

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Table Tennis

Join us for recreational play of this exciting game! Experienced and new participants are welcome. Limited capacity. First come, first served.

Date

Mondays (excluding Oct. 10) from 10–noon

Mondays (excluding Oct. 10) from 12:20–2:30 p.m. (virtual)

Thursdays from 11–2:30 p.m. 

Fridays from 9 a.m.–noon

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Tai Chi

Learn a sequence of slow continuous movements to improve circulation, coordination, balance, flexibility, and concentration. Experienced and new participants are welcome.

Date

Tuesdays from Sept. 20-Oct. 25 (6 classes) from 9:15–10:15 a.m.

Tuesdays from Nov. 8-Dec. 13 (6 classes) from 9:15–10:15 a.m.

Fee: $41.70

Location: Sherwood Community Centre


Tai Chi Practice Drop-in

This is a practice session provided for individuals who are currently registered in our Tai Chi Registered program. No instruction is provided in this drop in. Prerequisite: Must be registered in the current Fall session.

Date: Mondays (excluding Oct. 10)

Time: 9:30–11 a.m.

Fee: $2.25 for members and $4.50 for non-members 

Location: Sherwood Community Centre


Total Body Sculpt

A combination of total body conditioning that involves both strength and cardio exercises. Participants will be using hand weights, bands, sliders and stability balls.

Date

Wednesday Sept. 14 from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Wednesdays from Sept. 21-Oct. 26 (6 classes) from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Wednesdays from Nov. 2-Dec. 14 (6 classes, excluding Nov. 30) from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: $40.74 (excluding Sept. 14 class which is free) 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre 


Total Cardio – Virtual

Burn calories while moving your entire body to funky moves and music. Combinations will include step touch, hamstring curls, knee repeaters and more. No equipment will be used. Virtual program.

Date

Monday Sept. 12 from 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Mondays from Sept. 19-Oct. 31 (6 classes, excluding Nov. 28) from 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Mondays from Nov. 7-Dec. 19 (6 classes, excluding Nov. 28) from 10:30–11:15 a.m.

Fee: $30.54 (excluding Sept. 12 class which is free)

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre 


Walking it Off

Walking is a great way to get fit. Meet great people while getting some exercise. This group meets rain or shine,
walking outside or as indicated by the leader. Individuals will be required to complete the Centre screening and show proof of vaccination when meeting inside.

Date: Thursdays

Time: 9:30 a.m.–noon

Fee: Free

Location: Not a Seniors' Activity Centre program. Meeting spot only.


Yoga – In-person and Virtual

Improve your well-being with stretching and relaxation exercises for relief from lower back pain, headaches and neck pain. Participants can expect positional changes from chair, floor to standing followed by a meditative cool down. Please bring a mat.

Date

Mondays from Sept. 12-Oct. 24 (6 classes, excluding Oct. 10) from 12:15–1:15 p.m.

Tuesdays from Sept. 13-Oct. 18 (6 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Thursdays from Sept. 15-Oct. 20 (6 virtual classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Fridays from Sept. 16-Oct. 21 (5 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Mondays from Nov. 7-Dec. 12 (6 classes) from 12:15–1:15 p.m.

Tuesdays from Nov. 1-Dec. 6 (6 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Thursdays from Nov. 3-Dec. 8 (6 virtual classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Fridays from Nov. 4-Dec. 9 (6 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Tuesdays from Dec. 13-20 (2 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Thursdays from Dec. 15-22 (2 virtual classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Fridays from Dec. 16-23 (2 classes) from 10:15–11:15 a.m.

Fee: $40.74 (excluding Dec. 16-23 classes which are $13.58)

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Yoga – Chair

This program is ideal for the absolute beginner, mobility or balance issues. Enjoy the benefits of you using a chair and minimal standing poses. Individuals will improve flexibility, increase muscle tone, strength and balance.

Date

Mondays from Sept. 12-Oct. 24 (6 classes, excluding Oct. 10) from 1:30–2:15 p.m.

Mondays from Nov. 7-Dec. 12 (6 classes) from 1:30–2:15 p.m.

Fee: $30.54

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Zumba® Gold

This program is for active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba® class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower intensity.

Date

Tuesday Sept. 13 from 9:50–10:50 a.m.

Tuesdays from Sept. 20-Oct. 25 (6 classes) from 9:50–10:50 a.m.

Thursdays from Nov. 8-Dec. 20 (7 classes) from 9:50–10:50 a.m.

Fee: $40.74 (excluding Sept. 14 class which is free and the Nov. 8-Dec. 20 classes which are $47.53) 

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

General interest and life learning

Book Club

Are you passionate about books? Do you love a good read? Join us for book club. One book a month will be chosen from the Milton Public Library and discussed by members in the group. Registered individuals will be contacted by Centre staff when they may pick-up the borrowed book. All books must be returned before receiving the upcoming months schedule. Must have a current membership at the Seniors’ Activity Centre to participate. 

Dates

Thursday Oct. 13 from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Thursday Nov. 10 from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Thursday Dec. 8 from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: $5.97

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Custom Wooden Sign Workshop

Join us at the Centre as Muse Studio of Milton helps us create a beautiful wooden sign board. Each participant will paint and assemble their own wooden message board with a family name or favorite quote. Perfect for a personalized gift for a special someone. All materials provided. Please register by Monday Sept. 19.

Date: Monday, Sept. 26

Time: 1–2:30 p.m.

Fee: $40.25

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Diving Into Your Family History

Ever wonder if you might be related to pirates or royalty? Join Selina from the Milton Public Library for this introduction to researching your family history including exploring various resources available to you at our local library.

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 8

Time: 1–2 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Festive Fall Planter

Join us as we create a festive planter with Centre staff. A fun afternoon of planting and chatting while you create your own masterpiece. All planting supplies are provided by Terra Greenhouses. All materials included. Pre-registration required by Monday, Sept. 26.

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 4

Time: 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Fee: $40.25

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Growing Microgreens Workshop

Join Helen from the Halton Environmental Network and learn all about growing microgreens. These tiny greens are nutrient packed, ready in less than a month and can be grown indoors or out. No growing experience necessary. Each participant will receive one take home microgreen growing kit.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 29

Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: $5 cash paid day of

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Holiday Winter Planter

Join us as we create a holiday planter with Centre staff. A fun afternoon of planting and chatting while you create your own masterpiece. All planting supplies are provided by Terra Greenhouses. All materials included. Pre-registration required by Monday, Nov. 21.

Date: Tuesday, Nov. 29

Time: 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Fee: $51.75

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Introduction to Conversational French

Dreaming of traveling to a French speaking area or just want to learn a new language? Join us for this fun and engaging class. Learn basic greetings, ask for directions, order dinner, and gain confidence in speaking French.

Date

Wednesdays from Sept. 28-Oct. 26 (5 classes) from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Wednesdays from Nov. 2-Nov. 30 (5 classes) from 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: $28.05

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Let’s Talk Diabetes

Did you know one in three people in Canada are affected by diabetes? Join us as guest speaker Laura from Diabetes Canada discusses nutrition, exercise and well-being from a diabetes perspective. Learn more about the early signs, how to help a friend or loved one with diabetes, and how to keep yourself in check.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 2

Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: $28.05

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Sustainability with Country Heritage Park

Join us for a not to be missed talk on sustainability with Jamie from Country Heritage Park. Learn more about how the park is improving the environment for generations to come, and explore ways we can incorporate sustainability into our own day-to-day living.

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 26

Time: 1–2 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre


Trends in Real Estate

Join Robert and Sherry from Century 21 Real Estate in Milton as we discuss all things real estate! Learn about the current real estate market, tips for buying, selling, downsizing, and how to make the most of your retirement years from a real estate perspective.

Date: Thursday, Oct. 20

Time: 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Upcoming fall events

Join us at one of our upcoming events throughout Fall 2022. 

Bid-Euchre Social

Test your skills and enjoy a fun afternoon playing Bid-Euchre with a chance to win a small cash prize, as followed by the AGCO Social Gaming Licence. 

Must be an active member of the Centre.

Dates:

Monday, Sept. 26 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 29 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 24 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 27 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 28 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 1 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 19 from 1-3:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 22 from 1-3:30 p.m.

Fee: $2 cash per person the day of

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Bingo Social

This classic game never goes out of style. Enjoy a fun afternoon of Bingo with a chance to win a small cash prize, as followed by the AGCO Social Gaming Licence. 

Must be an active member of the Centre.

Dates:

Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 1:15–2:30 p.m.  
Tuesday, Oct. 25 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, Nov. 29 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 
Thursday, Dec. 20 from 1:15–2:30 p.m. 

Fee: $2 cash per person the day of

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Trivia Tuesday 

Give your brain a workout at our trivia social. We begin with a quick round of random facts where
you can learn something new. Next round is trivia pulled from our favorite games shows and more. No pressure, no teams – whoever knows the answer calls it out. Light refreshments served.

Dates:

Tuesday, Sept. 20 from 1–2:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 1–2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 1–2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 13 from 1–2:30 p.m.

Fee: $4

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Fall Harvest Lunch 

Welcome Fall with a delicious lunch followed by entertainment. Bring your dancing shoes! No
refunds.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 21

Time: Noon–1:30 p.m.

Fee:

$18 Members
$21 Non-members

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Lunch Counter 

Lunch includes a hot entrée, dessert, tea or coffee. No refunds.

Dates:

Wednesday, Oct. 26 (Ham lunch) at noon
Wednesday, Nov. 30 (Chicken lunch) at noon

Fee:

$11 Members
$13 Non-members

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Thanksgiving Lunch 

Enjoy a delicious turkey lunch with all the traditional fixings and end it with a delicious dessert. No refunds.

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 5

Time: Noon-1 p.m.

Fee: 

$14 Members
$17 Non-members

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Craft and Hidden Treasures Sale

Choose from a wide selection of crafts, Christmas gifts, baking, jewelry, books, and much more. Visit our white elephant table. 

Looking to donate gently used items for our white elephant and jewelry table? Donations will only be accepted at our Centre from Nov. 1–4, by noon. 

No furniture, clothing or large items please. Special thanks to Acclaim Health for sponsoring this event.

Date: Saturday, Nov. 5

Time: 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Fee: Free

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

An Afternoon of Music 

Relax with friends over a hot drink and some delicious home baking while enjoying the melodic
sounds of your favorite country and classic rock tunes brought to you by Kendra from Milton’s
Academy of Music. Light refreshments served. No refunds.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 16

Time: 1–2:30 p.m.

Fee: $10

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Poinsettia Sale 

Pick up a beautiful poinsettia for the holidays from Terra Greenhouses. A perfect gift for others or for your home décor.

Pre-register at the front desk for a 4” poinsettia available in red, pink or white. No refunds.

Pre-register by: Monday, Nov. 21.

Pick-up available from: Wednesday, Nov. 30.

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Holiday Lunch and Dance 

Celebrate the holidays by joining us for our annual festive turkey lunch with all the trimmings. Enjoy a little jingle with some great prizes, a gift for all and entertainment. No refunds.

Date: Wednesday, Dec. 7

Time: Noon–1:30 p.m.

Fee: 

$20 Members
$23 Non-members

Location: Seniors' Activity Centre

Sponsors 

Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support. 

Facility and amenity rentals

Contact us if you are interested in renting any of our rooms for a private function.

Available spaces:

  • Large auditorium with stage and service area
  • Meeting rooms
  • Multi-purpose activity rooms