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Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors (NHCS) is a volunteer organization that exists to provide opportunities for all senior citizens in our community to lead more meaningful, active, healthy and complete lives by enabling them to participate in organized activities and make new friends.

 Activity Groups

We have a  2-page NHCS Brochure on the benefits of joining NHCS.  Please read and print it, and hand it out to others who might be interested in joining us.  Find it here.

For general information about NHCS Activities - click HERE,

And for more detailed information on many of the NHCS Activity Groups  - click HERE. 

If you are part of an NHCS activity that doesn't have a write-up on this site then please email us your write-up at

Find Your Acitivty's Location

Google Maps showing NHCS locations are HERE. And the City has a series of Virtual Tours of facilities including Bowen Complex and Oliver Woods Centre - see them HERE.

News Reports

NHCS makes headlines in the Nanaimo News Bulletin.  Click on individual link (in blue) to read article.

Songster Leader Retires after 25 years

Entertainment - Senior Songster leads last chorus in Nanaimo, August 11, 2016

Fun for everyone.  Lots of activities to choose.

Country music band

Click here to see more photos of our
Spring Open House

  Bowen Park Seniors Centre
Welcomes You!


Nov craft show 2016

Management Board Business


The 2015-2016 Board would like to
thank all members
who attended the annual general meeting on
May 19, 2016.  

Your new 2016-2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
was elected.

The Board also -
The last available Board Meeting minutes (April 2016) can be read  here.

To view the minutes from our previous Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on May 21, 2015 click here

Stay tuned for more information.

Here's your opportunity to enter your feedback. Use this link to the City of Nanaimo's website blog featuring an article highlighting the Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors Organization.  City of Nanaimo Blog - Active Aging with Parks, Recreation and Environment.

We welcome your feedback either on that  blog or by email here.

Activities Newsletters

    Check out our latest Activities Newsletter here (September - October 2016) - find out what's happening at NHCS.

For the Activities Program Schedule (updated with the Newsletter).

The latest newsletter is published regularly every 2 months on the 3rd Thursday.

The previous Newsletter can be read by clicking here.

Coming Soon


 Bowen Park Seniors Centre
NOVEMBER 7, 8, 9 and 10th

Start your Christmas Shopping early

Put your Bids in and WIN!

Sheets with photos will be on dispaly.
All proceeds will go to buy new bowling carpets and disability equipment.

Sponsored by the
CARPET BOWLERS of Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors Society

For more information, please contact
Diane Creighton at 778-441-4562.

Parks and Recreation's Fall Activities Guide

Parks and Recreations Fall Activities Guide Available Aug. 20th

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out the FAQ  section on this website to find  answers to your questions about membership and the Nanaimo Harbour City Seniors Association.
Updated June 2016

Volunteers Needed

The Canadian Red Cross Society is seeking volunteers for the Nanaimo and surrounding area Health Equipment Loan and Disaster Management programs.  Call toll free 1-855-995-3529.

Check out the poster HERE for more information.
If you have any photos or videos of NHCS activities, and you'd like to share them, then you can email them from here.

Email here   if you have comments or queries on NHCS or this web-site  

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