Bear Canyon Monthly Events

Birthday Party
Join us during lunch service on the 2nd Thursday of the month for our monthly celebration of everyone born during that month. This is a celebration for both those celebrating a birthday and those who wish to join in wishing the celebrants well. This event is generously sponsored by David Riordon, Independent Insurance Agent.

Friendship Coffee
Join us on Tuesdays at 9:30am for coffee, fellowship, and relaxation as our members gather to share their lives, celebrate their milestones, and plan new adventures. Hosted by the Friends of Bear Canyon, Friendship coffee is a pressure free atmosphere where you can grab some java and a snack and just be yourself.

Dessert Social

Indulge your sweet tooth once a month at our Dessert Social held on the third Friday of the month (check newsletter to confirm date). Sponsored by Greg Gillogly of Granfors Realty, you have your choice of ice cream or pie or, for the truly indulgent, both on one plate. Hosted by the Friends of Bear Canyon, this event is truly be a sweet and hospitable respite in the middle of your busy month.

New Member Orientation
Are you new to Bear Canyon Center? If so plan on attending the new member orientation on the 2nd Friday of the month at 10:30 AM. This is a a friendly get together and exploration of all that Bear Canyon has to offer including a tour of the facility.

Thursday Evening Dances  (see below for schedule of special dances)
Go for a whirl around the dance floor every Thursday from 6:00pm to 8:45pm. Whether it is the waltz, the polka, the foxtrot, or the jitterbug, you will have fun with your partner or with someone new.
Your current membership card and $2.50 ($3.00 as of July 1) is all you need for an exciting evening of music and movement.
           For the Band schedule,  CLICK HERE

Bear Canyon Special Events

Special Activities
  • Saturday, November 4 from 9:00am - 3:00pm
    • The Annual Oso Canyon Art Fest is the place to be. This arts and crafts event features one-of-a-kind creations by talented local artists and crafters and it is the ideal place to find the perfect holiday gift. Artists can register as a vendor (table rental is $40) starting August 1, 2017.
  • Tree Trimming
  • Friday, December 1 from 11:00am - Noon
    • Join us as we decorate for the holiday season. Warm up with some hot chocolate, hot apple cider and holiday cookies.

Special Luncheons
  • Halloween Scare
  • Friday, October 27 from 11:30am - 1:00pm
    • Join us for a Spook-tacular good time. Costumes not required but encouraged! Reservations required, luncheon tickets go on sale October 2nd.
    • $4.00
  • Harvest Luncheon
  • Friday, November 17 from 11:30am - 1:00pm
    • Let us be thankful together. Join us for Bear Canyon’s annual Harvest Luncheon. Reservations required, luncheon tickets go on sale November 1st.
    • $4.00
  • Holiday Luncheon
  • Friday, December 22 from 11:30am - 1:00pm
    • Celebrate the season with your friends at Bear Canyon for our annual Holiday Luncheon. Reservations required, luncheon tickets go on sale December 1st.
    • $4.00

Special Dances

  • Oktoberfest Dance
  • Thursday, October 12 from 6:00 - 8:45pm
    • Hey, it’s time to jump into your dirndl and lederhosen and yodel your way to our haus. Bear Canyon’s celebrating Oktoberfest, Entertainment by Roger Burns.
    • $3.00
  • Black Tie Evening Dance
  • Thursday, November 2 from 6:00 - 8:45pm
    • Wear your finest sequins and bowties, Entertainment by Swing Shift
    • $3.00
  • New Year’s Eve Dance
  • Thursday, December 28 from 6:00 - 8:45pm
    • Ring in the New Year at Bear Canyon Senior Center, with dancing, refreshments, party favors and Entertainment by Swing Shift.
    • $3.00