City of Sarnia

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. I am not 50+ yet. Can I still enjoy programming at your centre?
    1. Programming is open to adults 20+.
  2. Do I have to be a member to participate?
    1. No. Adults 50+ can choose to purchase a membership if they wish to save money on programming but it is not necessary.
  3. Are all program fees included in membership?
    1. They are not. There is still a member fee for each program, it is just less than the noon-member fee.
  4. What programming do you currently offer?
    1. We offer a wide variety of programming from exercise classes to language courses to craft groups. You can pick up a copy of the Community Activities Guide at City Hall or the Strangway Centre or read it online.
  5. How can I register?
    1. Online, in person or by phone.
  6. What forms of payment are accepted?
    1. We accept cash, cheques, debit and credit cards (Visa and MasterCard). We do not take credit card payments over the phone.
  7. What is a token?
    1. Our daily activities, which occur year round and are activities which so not require an instructor, are paid for on a token system. Tokens can be purchased individually or in bulk and are given to the volunteer activity convener upon arrival.
  8. I’m not sure if I want to participate in a program. Is there any sort of trial period?
    1. Most instructors will let you try one class for free. Please ask a staff member first. A guest pass can be used to try daily activities for free for two weeks.
  9. I am looking for handyman services to help me take care of my home. Does Strangway provide those services?
    1. Strangway does not provide handyman assistance services. Our Hobbyshop volunteers will do minor furniture repairs, please inquire.
  10.  Am I able to make a monetary donation to the Centre?
    1. Yes, we sincerely appreciate your donations. Tax receipts are issued for donations of $10.00 or more. You may donate in person or online. If donating online be sure to select “Strangway Centre”.

This page was reviewed or revised on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 2:20 PM