Century House

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All community and recreation centres are closed to the public until further notice. All organized and permitted events in parks and sport fields that have potential to exceed 50 people have been cancelled, including closure of field houses and change rooms.

Parks remain open. Park washroom facilities remain open and cleaned with increased frequency.

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Program Registration is temporarily closed.

Situated in beautiful Moody Park, Century House was established in 1958 to celebrate British Columbia's Centennial Anniversary and become one of Canada's first seniors centres. Century House continues to be a leading-edge seniors centre with its holistic service delivery.

The Active Living Guide and The Clarion outline the diverse services we provide to adults 50+ with independence and life enriching opportunities in fitness, wellness, education, language skills, arts, music, games and counseling.

In addition, Century House offers a variety of social and activity clubs, a lunch program and a lounge to connect older adults into a strong and supportive social network.

  • About

    Location & Contact Information

    Century House
    620 Eighth Street
    New Westminster, BC  V3M 3S2

    T 604.519.1066

    July & August
    Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (Thursdays open to 9:00 pm)

    September - June
    Weekdays, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Saturday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 - 4:00 pm

    , Manager, Recreation Services
    , Program Coordinator, Seniors Services
    , Program Coordinator, Volunteers


  • Century House Association

    Our Go! Get! Give! Partners

    The Century House Association is a vital component in creating a leading-edge seniors centre that takes a holistic approach to its service delivery. The Association, its volunteers and many social and service clubs, ensure that all older adults can connect, be revitalized and experience the joy of life-long learning.

  • Enjoy all the essential exercise equipment that includes bikes, treadmills, exercise machines and free weights. Our exercise room will help you keep strong and flexible!

    See our brochures for details!

  • Connections Cafe

    Hot and cold lunches are served weekdays from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm and snacks are available from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    See The Clarion for our monthly menu.

  • Membership

    The Benefits of Membership

    Century House is a membership based centre  for adults 50+ years! Our annual membership fee is ONLY $18.00 and offers a wide-range of services, opportunities, activities, friendships, education and support.

    Meet new friends, join a social or activity club, volunteer, learn new skills, benefit from counseling or just go to our welcoming and inclusive Centre to hang out, have tea or watch TV.

    Many of our services are free, however, fees can be charged for program supplies, registration based programs, special events, food and fitness services.

    See our brochures for a listing of our services and applicable fees.


    Are you going through a difficult time? We can help! 

    Family Services of Greater Vancouver, in partnership with Century House, provides free confidential counselling for all people 50+ in the New Westminster area. We support seniors struggling with: 

     • Life transitions and finding new meaning  

    • Bereavement and loss 

     • Loneliness 

     • Depression and anxiety  

    • Declining health  

    • Family/relationship difficulties 

    Vital Connections offers accessible counselling services to seniors and their family members with a counsellor in place for the program on Thursdays.

    New referrals are welcome to leave their name and contact number for Jaynie Miller on the Vital Connections voicemail (604.519.1064 ext. 2).

  • Videos

    See our services in action

    Check out of Century House's service videos:


    Carpet Bowling


    Tai Chi


    Virtual Tour