Program and Service Update

September 17, 2021

In order to comply with the provincial Restrictions Exemption Program, Kerby Centre will require government-issued proof of vaccination or a recent negative privately-purchased COVID-19 test to access the building for any reason as of Monday, September 20.

Masks are required at all times when in the Centre.

We continue to follow the advice, restrictions, and recommendations, of Alberta Health Services, the Government of Alberta, and the City of Calgary on Covid-19 related safety practices.

Thank you for your ongoing support and cooperation.

Larry Mathieson, CEO

If you are a senior who does not have access to a printer or smart phone, Kerby Centre will print your vaccination record for free. Contact our Information Resources department for details. (403) 705-3246

To access your vaccine record you will need to have your health care number, date of birth and know the month one of your inoculations was administered. 

The Kerby Café is open for in person dining. Our patio will be open throughout the fall on good weather days.

 8am-2pm.  Take out and “Kerbside pick-up are available (403) 705-3225.

We are also on Skip The Dishes & Uber Eats. Click to order.  

Click on your choice to open up your app and start picking your favourite items!


Food Security programs

  • Thrive grocery delivery, call (403) 234-6571
  • Free Pop-Up Bread Market will continue on Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:30-12:00 in the main courtyard

Kerby Centre is a mask distribution centre for seniors. Free masks and PPE can be picked up during the Bread Market on Tuesday and Fridays, 10:30-12:00, as supplies allow.

Other program areas:

  • Information Resources is available in-person and by phone by appointment. Call (403) 705-3246

  • Foot care at the Diana James Wellness Clinic is available by appointment. Call (403) 234-6566

  • For Drop In Program information, please contact Education & Recreation call (403) 705-3233 or email 

  • The FIT Room is open, with capacity restriction and masking/distancing requirements. 8:30AM – 3:30PM, the last appointment will be booked at 2:30PM. Contact (403) 705-3233 or email 

  • Kerby Centre room rentals are available for groups and events of various sizes, but all rentals must comply with the Restrictions Exemption Program. Please contact to discuss how we can make your event the best it can be.

  • Woodshop –Mon-Thu from 9am-3pm by reservation in half day slots only. Maximum 4 people per slot. Reservations can be made through Ed/Rec at (403) 705-3233.
  • Computer tech support for seniors is available at or by calling toll-free (844) 918-3444

Kerby Centre presentations, Options 45 older worker group, and Education & Recreation classes continue to run online.

You can donate to support Kerby Centre’s programs at

Wise Owl

  • Monday –  Friday 10am – 3pm

Next to New

  • Monday –  Friday 10am – 3pm

Outdoor activities are not affected by the Restrictions Exemption Program, including:

The Free Bread Market will be held outside in the courtyard, weather permitting.

The Kerby Café will be open in the courtyard, weather permitting.

For those who are isolating or do not have proof of vaccination, Kerby Centre offers a variety of supports at your home, by phone, and online.

Information Resources is available by phone. Call (403) 705-3246


Education & Recreation by Zoom

Thrive grocery delivery, call (403) 234-6571