Brain Games

Keeping the brain stimulated with games like these and others has been linked to increased cognitive function, especially in older adults. A great excuse to get out there and try something new!

Do you enjoy a good game of Bridge, Crib, Scrabble, Fun-Bingo or Canasta? If so, check out these Winnipeg locations below that offer these fun games and many more!

Where can you play brain/card games in Winnipeg?

Pembina Active Living (55+) – Grace Christian Church
50 Barnes Street, Winnipeg
Drop-In Bridge & Cribbage weekly on Thursdays  9:30am-11:30am
Cost: $2.00 (drop-in member fee)
Phone: 204-946-0839
Website: www.pal55plus.com

Vital Seniors – St. Mary Magdalene Church
3 St Vital Road, Winnipeg, MB
Bridge: Thursdays weekly, 1-4 pm
Scrabble: Mondays weekly 12pm–4pm
Phone: 204-295-3714
Email: stmary@mymts.net

Centro Caboto Centre
1055 Wilkes Ave, Winnipeg, MB
Poker tournaments twice a month
Bridge classes available
Call Maria Rossol for more information.
Phone: 204-487-4597 ext. 30
Website: www.cabotocentre.com

Charleswood Seniors Centre
5006 Roblin Blvd,
Winnipeg, MB Phone: 204-897-5263
Website: www.charleswoodseniorcentre.org
Email: info@charleswoodseniorcentre.org
We offer Crib, Bridge, Rummoli, Fun-Bingo and Canasta! See our website for more details.

If you are outside of the Winnipeg area or simply want to give something a try on your own first, here are a few websites with brain games designed for older adults that you can check out:

http://seniors.lovetoknow.com/mind-games-seniors

http://www.livestrong.com/article/135492-free-brain-exercises-seniors/

http://www.seniorbrains.com/

http://www.onlinegamesforseniors.com/