Recreation and Social Activities
Recreation and social
activities members participate in, includes: Cards & Games,
Bingo, Billiards, TV, Table Tennis, Trips to area facilities for
social or sporting events, Swimming, Fishing, Picnics, BBQ's etc.,
Adult membership in the club is without charge and is open
to adults with mental health issues.
Members of Club 90 perform a range of tasks from cooking meals,
housekeeping and publish newsletters. However, we also rely
on help from volunteers from the community at large. Opportunities
to volunteer range from fundraising, community events, assisting
individual members, and activities such as games and outings.
Some examples of volunteering opportunities include:
The Club shows movies on a big screen television showcasing
popular titles. Members can suggest and bring in favourite shows
on DVD's. Netflix is available for web streaming.
Members of Club 90 attend plays and musicals put on by the
Elliot Lake Amateur Theatre Ensemble and the Stage Door Players
as well as concerts put on by the Elliot Lake Entertainment
Many members of Club 90 enjoy playing games. The Club has a
large selection of board games, video games and card games for
individuals and groups to play. The Club has a pool table and
dart board and organizes pool and dart tournaments.
The Club organizes a variety of trips and outings. During the
winter, members go snowshoeing and ice fishing on nearby lakes.
In the warmer months, they go on hikes on area trails, boat
trips, fishing and picnics at local parks. There is also an
annual camping trip where members have fun in the great outdoors.
Club members enjoy social get-togethers to celebrate holidays
and special occasions including dinners for Easter, Thanksgiving
and Christmas, dances for Valentine's Day, Hallowe'en Party
Elliot Lake is not called the Jewel In The Wilderness for nothing.
The beautiful landscape is dotted with lakes and laced with
trails providing a great setting for outdoor fun. The Club organize
afternoon hikes on area trails, fishing trips and an annual
recreational trip at a nearby camp.
Club 90 organize fun activities in the city. Activities include
going to local hockey games, curling, bowling and local festivals
like Winterfest and the Uranium Heritage Festival. Check the
Elliot Lake Events website for details.