Town of Claremont Senior’s Week celebration sees packed calendar

Town of Claremont Senior’s Week celebration sees packed calendar

THE Town of Claremont will celebrate Senior’s Week with a packed calendar of events from November 6 to 13.

A number of activities are on offer, including yoga, a river cruise, Latin dance, a first aid course and even story time with the grandchildren.

Claremont Mayor Jock Barker said with more than a third of Claremont’s community being over 55, Seniors Week was a time for celebration.

“Seniors make a valuable contribution to our community and we believe it is important there are opportunities to celebrate later life,” he said.

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“We have organised a diverse program of events and hope there is something on offer for everyone to enjoy.”

For more information please telephone 9285 4395 or email events@claremont.wa.gov.au.

Events and booking details:

Yoga at Tamara Yoga: Monday 7 November at 2pm to 3pm and Thursday 10 November at 4pm to 5pm.

Bookings at 9285 4300 or events@claremont.wa.gov.au

Broadband for Seniors:

Tuesday 8 November 10am to 12pm.

Bookings at 9285 4353 or library@claremont.wa.gov.au

Knitting Club:

Tuesday 8 November 1pm to 3pm.

Bookings at 9285 4353 or library@claremont.wa.gov.au

Latin Dance lessons:

Tuesday 8 November 1.30pm to 3pm and Friday 11 November 7pm to 8.30pm.

Bookings at 9285 4300 or events@claremont.wa.gov.au

Twilight Cruise at Claremont Yacht Club:

Wednesday 9 November 5.30pm to 8pm.

Cost: $10 per person, with priority for Claremont residents.

Bookings at 9285 4300 or events@claremont.wa.gov.au

Claremont Cruiser’s walking group and morning tea:

Thursday 10 November at 7.30am, starting from Lake Espresso Cafe, Lapsley Road, Claremont.

Bookings at 9285 4300 or events@claremont.wa.gov.au

Mahjong at Claremont Community Hub & Library:

Thursday 10 November at 10am to 12pm.

Bookings at 9285 4353 or library@claremont.wa.gov.au

Grand story time:

Bring your grandchildren to a special story time event at the Claremont Community Hub and Library.

Friday 11 November 9.30am to 10 with morning tea provided.

Bookings at 9285 4353 or library@claremont.wa.gov.au

Remembrance Day:

Friday 11 November at 10.30am to 11.30am at the Claremont War Memorial, Corner of Stirling Highway and Bay View Terrace

One minute’s silence followed by a free barbecue in Claremont Park

Lawn Bowls and dinner:

Saturday 12 November at Claremont Bowling Club 3pm to 5.30pm

Bookings at 9285 4300 or events@claremont.wa.gov.au