About 55+ Courses
We want older adults to feel confident by taking courses among their peers. That's why we offer a series of courses open only to 55+ participants. Check below for our course offerings!
In addition to the public courses below, we also offer:
- Private courses for individuals and small groups, with discounted rates available in 2020.
- FREE Virtual workshops for adults
55+ Cycling Skills (4 hours)
- 55+ Women-only Cycling Skills Tuesday September 22 & Wednesday September 23, 5:30-7:30 pm (participants attend both dates). Thunder Bay 55+ Centre (outdoors). Register here.
Who should take this course? 55+ adults who want to ride more on multi-use trails, bike lanes, or roads with light to moderate traffic.
Skills or equipment that I need: Participants must know how to ride a bicycle and should bring their bike, helmet, water, and snacks.
Agenda & learning objectives: click here
55+ Tire-changing Workshop (3 hours)
- 55+ Women-only Tire Changing and Basic Bike Maintenance Sunday October 4, 2-5 pm. Thunder Bay 55+ Centre (outdoors). Register here.
Who should take this course: 55+ women who want to learn to change a bike tube, boot a tire, and conduct safety checks on their own equipment.
What equipment do I need: Please bring a bicycle. Tools will be provided; however, please bring your own tools if you have them to help us minimize shared equipment.