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We are excited to host our Annual Volunteer Appreciation Awards this year on Monday, April 15th. Not all superheros wear capes. Each and every one of our volunteers are heroes and we can't wait to celebrate with a few surprises in store. Our volunteers are extremely special, by showing their unique powers and abilities which they bring them to Coronation each and every day, and for that we are eternally grateful. Members can purchase tickets for $20 which includes live entertainment, buffet lunch and awards. If you are reading this and thinking about volunteering remember, there is a super hero in all of us and  we have plenty of spare capes.
Bingo April
Join us on the second Tuesday of each month for soup and a sandwich plus bingo and prizes! 
$5.50 - Members  $6.50 - Guests
Tickets available only until Friday, April 5th
Green Book Movie
Join us on April 30th at 12 noon for Lunch and a Movie. We're serving Beef on a Bun, Garden Salad & Coleslaw, plus dessert with tea or coffee.The movie is called  Green Book
$12 - Members
$13.50 - Guests
Tickets available only until Friday, April 26th
Monday Mingle Tea Dance
Join us every Monday for our 'Monday Mingle Tea Dance' from 1:30 p.m. to  3:30 p.m. Live music from the 50's, 60's and 70's. Advanced tickets $4, or pay $5 at the door.
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Learn how to use Facebook. Stay in touch with family members, upload photos, post comments. Also learn about Instagram. Please bring your own devise if you have one. Friday, April 5th at the Niagara Falls History Museum. One on one teaching assistance in partnership with Saint Paul High School. Register at Coronation office.
Womens Self Defense Course
Join us on Tuesday, April 23rd for a Women's Self Defense class bought to you by Sensei Deborah Toth. Deborah teaches Karate, Fitness Kickboxing, Tai Chi and Self Defense. The class will cover 5 areas including Prevention, Avoidance, Escape, Deterrence and Survival. Please sign up at the office. Members only $18.00 
Clogging Flyer
Starting in April is a Beginner class of clogging. Come out and learn the basics, have fun and get fit all at the same time. The first 2 classes for beginners is free. Please call the office for more information. 
Join us on the third Wednesday of month for our Monthly Book Club, facilitated by librarian Gale Last of the Niagara Falls Public Library.

This month we're reading:
A Spool of Blue Thread  by Anne Tyler
"It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is how Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The Whitshanks are one of those families that radiate togetherness: an indefinable, enviable kind of specialness. But they are also like all families, in that the stories they tell themselves reveal only part of the picture. Abby and Red and their four grown children have accumulated not only tender moments, laughter, and celebrations, but also jealousies, disappointments, and carefully guarded secrets. from Red's father and mother, newly-arrived in Baltimore in the 1920s, to Abby and Red's grandchildren carrying the family legacy boisterously into the twenty-first century, here are four generations of Whitshanks, their lives unfolding in and around the sprawling, lovingly worn Baltimore house that has always been their anchor.

Brimming with all the insight, humour, and generosity of spirit that are the hallmarks of Anne Tyler's work, A Spool of Blue Thread tells a poignant yet unsentimental story in praise of family in all its emotional complexity. It is a novel to cherish.
Pick up your copy today at the front desk and join us!
Wednesday, April 17th at 2 p.m.
$1 drop-in fee

This is the last meeting until September
Ladies participating in Aqua Fit
Aqua Registration
On Line – Thursday, April 25th - Opens at
Face to Face – Friday, April 26th -  Opens at 9:30am
Monday  May 6th – June 24th – 7 weeks $52.50
(no aqua on May 20th)
 Tuesday May 7th – June 25th – 8 weeks $ 44.00
 Thursday May 9th – June 27th – 8 weeks $ 44.00

Please email D.J if you haven't already been set up with an account to sign up for aqua online.
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Volunteers needed
Did you know you can volunteer with us once a week, once or month, or even just occasionally? 

The Coronation Centre relies heavily on our volunteers to run our programs and to keep our clothing store and cafe open. 

Applications are available at the office. Simply fill in your availability (day and time) and we will match you up.

Please consider volunteering with us, if you can.
Easter Hours of Operation
Please be advised that the Centre will be closed on Friday April 19th and Monday, April 22nd.
Wishing you a Happy Easter
Announcement: class cancellation
Due to our annual volunteer awards and luncheon, unfortunately the following class have been cancelled:

Monday, April 15th
9:15am No Mens Fitness
9:30am - No Gentle Yoga
10:30am - No Ballroom Line Dance
10:30 - No Essentrics
 1:30pm - No watercolours
1:30pm - No Monday Mingle
1:00pm - No Deep (instructor not available)

Tuesday, April 30th
11:00 - No Chair Yoga
To receive e-mail notifications about class cancellations, please email DJ at
Free Hearing Aid Checks
Free Hearing Aid Checks every second Friday starting on Friday, April 12th from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. Hearing Aid Batteries also for sale.
We have several positions open for our Advisory Committee. If you can commit to 1 hour a month, want to have a say with what goes on at the Centre, and have fun please let the office know. Or, email Hanya at 
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Pencil Sketching Flyer
Introducing Pencil Sketching to Coronation. Learn the key skills and basic techniques. May 7th - June 25th. Register at the office. $32.00
AGM Flyer
Our AGM is being held on Tuesday, May 21st at 2:00 pm. Come out and vote for the new Advisory Members and vote on Constitutional changes. Please note all of the afternoon programs including the Gym and Pool Room will be closed. Aqua Fit at MacBain will be running as this is a registered class.
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Residents $32.00
($28.32 + $3.68 HST)
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Craft House Cafe Menu
Meatball Sub with Salad or Coleslaw

Chicken Breast with a mushroom sauce on a bed on Noodles

Quiche with Salad or Coleslaw

Cabbage Rolls, Garlic Toast, Coleslaw or Salad

Chicken Quesadilla with Salad or Coleslaw
Did you know...
The Coronation Centre, including the Cafe, is now fully licensed to sell beer and wine.

Please ask your server at the Cafe for more details.

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Check out whats happening at the Niagara Falls Public Library for old adults.

PickUp and Play Orchestra

Victoria Wednesdays, Apr 3, 10, 24, May 1 @ 6pm
Phone Photography 
Victoria Saturday Apr 6
@ 1pm

Film Fest Fridays | April: Niagara at the Movies
A series of features made in and around Niagara:

Creative Writing for the Mind, Body & Soul With Darcy Patrick
Victoria Tuesdays April 23, 30, May 7 and 14 @ 6pm

Anthropocene: The Human Epoch Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Victoria Friday Apr 26th @ 6:00 p.m

Computer Classes
PC1 Basic Computer Use, Victoria Tuesday Apr 2 @ 5:30pm

PC2 Internet & Web Essentials, Victoria Tuesday Apr 9 @ 5:30pm

PC3 Intermediate Computer Skills & Safety, Tuesday Apr 16 @ 5:30pm

PC4 Text, Typing, & Word Processing, Tuesday Apr 23 @ 5:30pm

Getting Started with Spreadsheets & Excel, Victoria Thursday Apr 4 @ 3pm

Introduction to iPads & Tablets, Victoria Thursday Apr 11 @ 3pm

Happy Easter
Advisory Committee

Bob Handley

Vice Chair
Charlotte Gooder

Don Van Alstine
Mark Sargeson
Lisa McGee
Barb Westwater
Mary Speck
Gillian Szabo
Muriel Boughner
Fred Hodder
Ruth Handley
Virginia Ladeda
Happy Easter

Have you
moved recently?

Please visit the office to update your address or other information on file.

Thank you.
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Today in History
April 6, 1951 - Transport - Hamilton abandons streetcars for buses as car 519 makes its last run on the Belt Line. Hamilton, Ontario

April 13, 2003 - Golf - Mike Weir of Bright's Grove, Ontario, wins the Masters Tournament; first Canadian to win a men's golf major. Augusta, Georgia

April 14, 1948 - Hockey - Toronto Maple Leafs sweep the Detroit Red Wings in four games for the Stanley Cup. Toronto, Ontario

April 14, 2013 - Politics - Justin Trudeau elected leader of the federal Liberal Party with 80% of the vote on the first ballot; his father Pierre held the job for 16 years. Ottawa, Ontario

April 19, 2001 - Space - Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield blasts off on the shuttle Endeavour on a 13-day mission; his second spaceflight; will become the first Canadian to walk in space on April 23rd

April 25, 1950 - BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and PEI sign an agreement with Ottawa to build the Trans-Canada Highway, to be the longest national highway in the world; construction starts in the summer of 1950; road not completed until 1970; cost over three times the original estimate. Ottawa, Ontario
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Niagara Falls Farmers Market

The Niagara Falls Farmers Market is open Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., year round!

Located at 5943 Sylvia Place, near the Main and Ferry intersection, behind the Niagara Falls History Museum.

Free parking!

Click here for more information
Recycle Your Batteries

Let's keep them out of our landfills!

Disposal containers are located near the front entrance of the Coronation Centre for your old batteries.

We will accept any kind of battery.

Thank you!
Chair Massage
with Julia, CMT

10-minute massage for $10

Appointments available from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 9th
Tuesday, March 23rd

Please book your appointment at the office.
Benefits of Chair Massage

Lower anxiety
Increase circulation
Boost immune system
Lower blood pressure
Relieve muscle pains and headaches
Decrease stress
Improve sleep quality
Generate more flexibility
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March sales in the Coronation Closet:


(March 1st  -March 29th )

Thank you for your
continued donations!
Gift Certificate

The Coronation Centre sells Gift Certificates which may be purchased for a membership, registration to classes, the Café, special events or just about anything.

Gift Certificates make great gifts for friends or relatives. Spend as little or as much as you like.
April Showers bring May Flowers
Scent Free Zone

Please refrain from wearing perfume, cologne, aftershave, and other fragrances when visiting the Coronation Centre.

The chemicals used in  scented products can make some of our members sick, especially those with asthma, allergies, fragrance sensitivities, and other medical conditions.

Thank you.
Earth Day
Quote: Keep calm and see you next month
Meet our staff
Hanya Nagy

Recreation Assistant
D.J. Brooks

Victoria Rodgers

Christine Jackson
Jason Everson

 Fitness Instructors
Cheryl Sargeson
Tammy Harrison
Tom McGregor
Judy Hernder

Aqua Instructor
Tammy Harrison

Zumba Instructors
Patti Brown
Jenn Richards

Yoga Instructor
Rene Crocco-Montagano
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Coronation 50 Plus Recreation Centre.
5925 Summer Street
Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 1M7
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