Whittlesea Seniors Link Up

Community Connections and Participation for Seniors

Social Seniors Ten Pin Bowling

Enjoy playing Ten Pin Bowling in Whittlesea’s premier Centre. Exercise and meet new friends.

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Digital literacy – individual in Mernda

This program is designed for individual community members who have an interest in learning how to use technology.

Please click the link you reserve your participation in the program.

Every 2nd Monday

Every 4th Monday

Social Exercise and Walking Football Program

An opportunity for people who are interested in gentle exercise, fun games, mini walking football matches, social competitions. No prior experience required.

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Please see the following links and enjoy:

Carpet Bowls

LOCATION: May Rd Campus Senior Citizens Club Main Hall 2b May Road Lalor DESCRIPTION: Two teams compete against each other to score the most points in two hours (e.g. closest to the little white ball). It’s good fun and good exercise.

Chess and other Board Games

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St Lalor 3075 DESCRIPTION: Beginners as well as experienced players welcome. AIM: * To help you play chess well enough to enjoy it. * Learn the object of the game including piece movements and captures; mobility and piece value; how to read moves, openings, middle and end games, combination and tactics. Learn method and planning. * Get lasting pleasure from the unending variety and beauty of Chess for appreciation games from chess history are replayed. Other board games will also be played during this session

Cards 500 Epping

LOCATION: Epping Memorial Meeting Room,827 High Street Epping DESCRIPTION: Classes continue through school holidays. We have group sessions of talking and joking while playing cards

Cards 500 – Lalor

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St Lalor 3075 DESCRIPTION: These sessions continue through school holidays. This class plays Cards 500 in a friendly atmosphere. We welcome learners and experienced players


LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St opp. Ryder St Lalor 3075 DESCRIPTION: Mah-Jong continues through the school holidays. This ancient Chinese game uses small tiles and usually 4 players per group. It is a game of strategy similar but not the same as gin rummy as tiles are placed in groups. Don’t worry if you have never played the game before the group is very helpful and beginners are always welcome.


LOCATION: May Rd Campus Senior Citizen’s Club 2b May Road Lalor DESCRIPTION: Bocce, also known as Italian lawn bowling, is one of the most widely played games in the world. The group meets for some competitive fun and exercise.

Canasta / Samba Cards

LOCATION: Thomastown Library Community Room 2/52 Main Street Thomastown DESCRIPTION: Samba card game is closely related to Canasta but it introduces a couple of variations that make the game much more enjoyable. Sessions will continue through the school holidays.