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Bear Canyon Senior Center

Bear Canyon

Senior Center

 

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Bear Canyon Senior Center Information

Address:
4645 Pitt NE 87111-6012
Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 3 PM
Phone:
(505) 767-5959
Contacts

Tyler Dunn, Center Manager, [email protected], 505-767-5959
Anita Hamel, Program Coordinator, [email protected], (505) 767-5950

Newsletter
   
October 2017
Map

2018 Activities List:


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Bear Canyon Senior Center Meals

Breakfast:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 AM to 9 AM
Reservations:
No reservations required.

Lunch:

Hours:
Monday - Friday 11:30 AM to 1 PM
Reservations:
Reservations required by 12:00 PM (noon) the day before.

Meals:

  • Guests 60 and over: $3.25
  • Guests 50 to 59: $3.25
  • Guests under 50: $7.67

Bear Canyon Senior Center Services

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Meal Icon Meals

Bridge: Duplicate at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 15, 2018
12:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Players are invited to participate in this non-sanctioned game. Pre-arrange your partners before the game or call 881-9725 to locate a possible partner.

 

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Chess for Fun at Bear Canyon (F)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Is a two-player board game played on a chessboard; a checkered game board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. Each player begins the game with 16 pieces. Learn the basics, or the moves of the masters. All levels welcome.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Bridge Party (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Dessert Social at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 16, 2018
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Join us for a special treat once a month, with a variety of desserts

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Billiards at Bear Canyon Senior Center (Sat.)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111-6012
505-767-5959

Description

Visit and meet with friends. A variety of games are played at each center. 

 

Price

Donation requested.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Apple Macintosh Day

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Open to Mac users of any experience level - FREE. An open, interactive Apple Macintosh users meeting and workshop. Activities include a question & answer session, demonstrations of various Mac Tips & Tricks, and useful presentations of other “how to” Mac related topics.

Contact: Bob Reed – [email protected]

Price

Free

Contact

Bob Reed
505-767-5959

Mexican Train (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Is a game played with Dominoes. The object of the game is for a player to play all the dominoes from his or her hand onto one or more chains, or “trains”, emanating from a central hub or “station”.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Cribbage at Bear Canyon (M)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 19, 2018
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Chess for Fun at Bear Canyon (M)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 19, 2018
11:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Is a two-player board game played on a chessboard; a checkered game board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. Each player begins the game with 16 pieces. Learn the basics, or the moves of the masters. All levels welcome.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Mah Jongg/Spite or Malice (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 19, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

This game is played with 144 tiles that are drawn and discarded until a player gets a winning hand.

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Pinochle at Bear Canyon Senior Center (A.M.)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 20, 2018
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Pinochle is derived from the card game bezique; players score points by trick-taking and also by forming combinations of cards into melds.

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Shanghai Rummy at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 20, 2018
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

A Rummy card game, based on gin rummy and a variation of Contract rummy played by 3 to 8 players. It is also known as California rummy.

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Pinochle at Bear Canyon Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 20, 2018
12:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111-6012
505-767-5959

Description

Pinochle is derived from the card game bezique; players score points by trick-taking and also by forming combinations of cards into melds.

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Computer: Windows Workshop

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 21, 2018
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

A FREE monthly workshop forum where you have the opportunity to get your Windows PC related questions answered. No reservations needed.  Seating is limited to the first 25 who arrive.

Facilitators: Harold Gottlieb & Gary Day

Contact: Harold Gottlieb at: [email protected]

 

Price

Free

Contact

Harold Gottlieb
505-767-5959

Huachas

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 23, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Huachas is a game, similar to horseshoes, that involves teams of players that take turns tossing washers towards a box or hole. The game may also be called washer pitching, washer toss, washers or washoes.

Bear Canyon Senior Center: Outside at Park

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Sports Fans Luncheon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 23, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Hey Sports Fans! Come on over and have a ball!

Reservations required

Serving lunch from 11:30 – 12:00pm

 

Price

$4

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Classic & Great Books Discussion Group

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 23, 2018
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Mah Jongg at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 24, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Instructor: Josie Tennant

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Inquiring Minds

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

All members take turns researching topics and present them to the class for discussion and further study, if desired.

 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Poker at Bear Canyon Senior Center

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 26, 2018
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Guitar (Beginning) Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 28, 2018
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

You need your own instrument and music stand.

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly (Bear Canyon)

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 29, 2018
08:00 AM - 09:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Beartones

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

This is a four part (soprano, alto, tenor, and bass) singing group. Ability to read music is a plus. 

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Violin Workshop

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 30, 2018
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Learn the basics of playing the violin. Students must have their own instrument. Beginners welcome.

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5999

Piano Open Workshop at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 30, 2018
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Dutch-Speaking Group

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 30, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Piano Workshop, Intermediate

When

This event has already happened.
Mar 30, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Fisherman’s Club at Bear Canyon

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 02, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Description

Fisherman  and Fisherwomen meet every week to decide where the group will go fishing.

 

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

Social Singles Meeting (1st Tuesday)

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 03, 2018
11:30 AM - 01:30 PM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Price

Free

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959

VFW Post #10763

When

This event has already happened.
Apr 05, 2018
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Where

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt NE
Albuquerque, NM 87111
505-767-5959

Contact

Kyle Kemp
505-767-5959