Débrouillards activities

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Discover all the activities for the 50+

For people over 50 years old

Club members get together to participate in various activities.

New members are always welcome. You can join the Club des Débrouillards by contacting us at culture@acfsj.ca or 709-726-4900.

 At the moment we offer (click on the activity for more information) :

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Tablet loan :

  • Computer workshop: Wednesday, April 28 from 10am to 12pm at the Centre Des Grands-Vents
  • Computer workshop: Wednesday, May 12 from 10am to 12pm at the Centre Des Grands-Vents

    We provide you with a tablet that you can borrow for 12 months. Come and get your tablets at the ACFSJ -
  • Registration required 

    How does it work?

  • 1) Contact us by phone at 709-726-4900 or by email at culture@acfsj.ca
  • 2) We provide you with a tablet that you can borrow for 12 months.
  • 3) Workshops on how to use the tablet.

To confirm your attendance, send an email to bonjour@acfsj.ca or call 709-726-4900 

 conversation sessions - ConnectAînés :

 
  • Tuesday, May 4 at 10:30 a.m.: What future for our planet?
  • April 22 is International Earth Day. On this occasion we propose a discussion on the theme of ecology and the safeguarding of our planet. Come and share with us your advice on how to limit our impact on nature and your vision on the situation of our planet.

  • Tuesday, May 18 at 10:30 a.m.: La francophonie in Newfoundland

    Newfoundland and Labrador is an English-speaking province, however Francophones are present and have participated in the history of the province. May 30th is the provincial day of the francophonie, on this occasion we propose a discussion session on the francophonie in our province. Come and share with us your experience and your point of view on linguistic realities, language and integration.

To confirm your attendance, send an email to bonjour@acfsj.ca or call 709-726-4900. 

  • Every second Tuesday at 10:30 a.m., we are waiting for you to join us for discussions on various themes. Come and join us!

  • Registration is required to receive information (videoconference connection or telephone number): bonjour@acfsj.ca
    To register for the first time, please complete the form by clicking on this link: form

  • Once you have registered, we will send you further information in order to participate in the sessions, you will have the option to join us by phone or by video conference.
    This project also contains information sessions and other activities offered by the FFTNL, for the full programme click on this link: https://connectaines.ca/index.php/terre-neuve-et-labrador

    Funded in part by the Government of Canada through the New Horizons for Seniors Program  



            

Lunch des débrouillards :

Lunch des débrouillards will be held once a month at a restaurant in the St. John's area.

  • The next lunch will be held on Monday, May 3rd at Mama Soula's - (407 Torbay Rd, St. John's, NL A1A 5C9).

    Please note that lunch is at your own expense.

  • This is a great opportunity to get out and about, get your mind off things and chat in French.
  • To confirm your attendance, send an email to culture@acfsj.ca or call 709-726-4900.

Café/thé: 

Come and chat over a cup of coffee -

Registration required

  • Thursday, May 20th at 2pm at Jumping bean -(37 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL A1A 1W6)

 

  • To confirm your attendane, please send an email to culture@acfsj.ca or call 709-726-4900

 Thé et Tricot

  • Usually, the Débrouillards group meets for tea, conversation...and knitting once a week.
  • For the moment we cannot welcome you at the Centre ds Grands-Vents, so we suggest you knit at home, you can look for wool and patterns at the ACFSJ office.
  • Currently we are looking for volunteers to knit hats, scarves and mittens for children and adults.

Information by phone at 709-726-4900 or by email at culture@acfsj.ca.

Inside walk at the Works : Free for acfsj member 

At any time the 50+ members of the acfsj can go for free on the indoor walking circuit at The Works, simply present your membership card at the entrance (the ACFSJ has compiled a list of its senior members at The Works).

Information by phone at 709-726-4900 or by email at culture@acfsj.ca

  • No registration required - Simply show your acfsj membership card during business hours.
  •  Information:
  •  Hours: Monday-Friday 7am-7.30pm- Saturday and Sunday 8.30am-6.30pm
  • Parking is available at the Field House. The passage between the Aquarena and the Field House will be open. There is no entrance from the Aquarena.
  • Due to COVID-19 the wearing of a mask is mandatory to enter the building and until you start your physical activity.
  • You must present yourself at the reception desk with your ACFSJ membership card.
  • To find out all the information and measures in place at The Works, click here: The Works information
 

Intergenerational room

 

The Intergenerational Room is available for use by members of club des Débrouillards..

  • If you would like to use the room to do an activity, watch a movie, have tea, etc. please contact the ACFSJ offices at 709-726-4900.
    At this time the room is not accessible due to Department of Education guidelines, please feel free to contact us with any questions.

    Information by phone at 709-726-4900 or by email at culture@acfsj.ca

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