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Welcome to SouthWest Edmonton Seniors Association (SWESA), established to address the social, cultural and recreational interests of people in the 55+ age group residing in SouthWest Edmonton.

You can obtain the SWESA Fall 2018 Program Guide by visiting either of the SWESA locations below or by clicking SWESAfall2018 for an electronic copy.

Our Winter 2019 Program Guide is now available here.

  • Our main site and office location is Yellowbird East Community Centre (YECC), 10710 19 Ave NW. The majority of our programming runs from this location.
  • As part of our strategy to reach more seniors in our catchment area, we also offer programs in other locations:
    • Seniors Lounge in the Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre (TCRC), 2051 Leger Road
    • William Lutsky YMCA  (YMCA), 1975 111 ST NW.
    • eOne Fitness Studio – 3474 Allan Drive SW

Weekly Programs:

Date Program Time Location Cost
Mondays Gentle Yoga 9:45 am – 11 am YECC $10.00
Mondays Cribbage 12:30 pm – 3 pm YECC $2.00
Mondays Coffee and Chat 1 pm – 4pm TCRC Donation
Mondays Pickleball 1:30 pm – 3 pm YMCA $3.00
Tuesdays Coffee and Chat 9:30 am – 12 pm YECC Donation
Tuesdays Hand and Foot Canasta 12:30 pm – 3 pm YECC $2.00
Tuesdays ESSENTRICS for Seniors 1 pm – 1:45 pm eOne $10.00
Tuesdays Intermediate Watercolors 1 pm – 3 pm YECC $97.50
Wednesdays American Mahjong 9:30 am – 12 pm YECC $2.00
Wednesdays Contract Bridge 12:30 pm – 3 pm YECC $2.00
Wednesdays ESSENTRICS & CARDIO 1 pm – 2 pm eOne $10.00
Wednesdays Coffee and Chat 1 pm – 4 pm TCRC Donation
Thursdays Stretch and Strengthen Yoga 9 am – 10 am YECC $10.00
Thursdays Cribbage 9:30 am – 11:30 am YECC $2.00
Thursdays Golden Years, Golden Gloves 10:15 am – 11:15 am YECC $10.00
Thursdays Cabaret Dance 11:30 am – 12:30pm YECC $65/session
Thursdays Pickleball 1:30 pm – 3 pm YMCA $3.00
Fridays Art Group 9:30 am – 12 pm YECC $2.00
Fridays Knitting/Stitching Group 11:30 am – 3 pm YECC $2.00
Fridays ESSENTRICS for Seniors 1 pm – 1:45 pm YECC $10.00

View monthly program calendars:

SWESA wishes to thank our sponsors for supporting our 2018 Spring Fling event, and remind you that our next Signature Event will be the Fall Fling (Oktoberfest Theme)  Saturday, October 19, 2019. Save the date!

 The 2017 Annual Report is available here.