MyActiveCenter Change Log

Last Updated January 27, 2021


  • Major Updates

    • Virtual Activities - Sign up for virtual activities and be notified when they're available. Receive instructions and links right inside the site with our new notification area at the top of the page!

    • Donations - Feeling Generous? Show your center how much you appreciate them by buying them a coffee or three. Amounts available in any denomination. (for centers who accept online payments)

    • New user Registration - Sign up for virtual activities and be notified when they're available. Receive instructions and links right inside the site with our new notification area at the top of the page!

    Quality of life

    • Once activities are registered to or added to cart, they're now removed from the holding area.

    • Activities which have been signed up for will now show as such when viewing that activity's calendar. (hallelujah!)

    • Removed waitlisted items showing up in user's My Activities area. (phew, that was confusing)

    • New Total Owed field in cart. (we're sorry for all the manual mathing)

    • Removed checkboxes from line items in cart as they didn't serve a valuable purpose.

    Bug Fixes

    • Activities with multiple group requirements now only require one or more of the groups.

    • More accurately displayed expiration times when renewing to groups.

    • Fixed users being allowed to renew to groups which didn't have additional lengths available to purchase.

    • Groups no longer need to be visible on MAC to see their associated discounts.

    • Users can now renew to non-cycle groups that they've expired to if the group has an available registration.

    • Multiple plans from the same group can no longer be added to the cart until the first is purchased.

    • Cleaned up various other group logic issues and bugs.

    • Fixed an issue for centers who only allow registration of in town members.

    • Cart will now load each time it's accessed to prevent issues of mismatched details.

    • Fixed a scenario where the user's account could freeze up when accessing their Cart page.

    • Fixed free-like activities incorrectly being added to cart instead of registered.

    • Other miscellaneous fixes.


  • Fixed issue with Pay Now button not showing Redirect text when clicked on the cart.


  • Added a clock icon to activity calendars to indicate when a user is on the waiting list and has not secured a spot.
  • Updated popup button to say Register when registering for an activity, series or group that does not have a cost, and Add to Cart when a cost is involved.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the unenroll buttons from appearing under My Activities.
  • Updated price range for the activity calendar page to show prices more accurately when all activities are a part in a series.
  • Fixed a bug with saving the correct payment type for reporting purposes.


  • Updated how payments are saved for reporting purposes for centers.


  • Fixed a bug that allowed users to register for an activity that was supposed to not allow it.


  • Fixed a bug with displaying the unenroll button for a series when the series has an activity that is in the past.


  • Fixed a bug with properly extending group memberships.


  • Fixed a bug that incorrectly extended a group membership's expiration date under certain circumstances.
  • Fixed an issue with discounts not displaying on a center's activity list.
  • Fixed an issue with free activities not displaying the free price tag.
  • Fixed an issue with price ranges showing negative numbers.
  • Fixed a bug with discounts not being applied properly when being redirected to PayPal.
  • Fixed issue with shopping cart not loading properly when it was the first page you landed on.
  • Fixed a bug with the wrong group price plan being displayed in the shopping cart.


  • Fixed a rare issue with processing TMS payments that could cause duplicate payments to occur.
  • Fixed a bug with enrolling users in activities, series or groups when paying through TMS.
  • Fixed an issue with activities being incorrectly displayed when they should not be.
  • Fixed an issue with displaying the correct price information for an activity and series (Check w/ Staff, By Appointment, etc.).


  • Updated payment records to not store gateway information in the payment notes.
  • Updated shopping cart to have a button to continue browsing a center's activities page.
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in an error message being displayed when clicking on series on the calendar, but the registration was not open for activities.
  • Fixed an issue with paying for an activity or series in relation to groups and discounts.


  • Updated the shopping cart and enroll popup to display the group member expiration dates to the expected date after a payment has been made.
  • Updated calendar page to move the series list, if applicable, on the calendar page for an activity if scrolling down the page is possible.
  • Added the date information to enrolled activities in the shopping cart, which should help make it clear when each activity occurs before checking out.
  • Fixed an issue with unenrolling from past activities that are part of a series.
  • Fixed an issue with unregister buttons not appearing for activities in a separate series or activities listed among series activities.
  • Fixed a bug where discounts would sometimes be applied incorrectly to activities and series.


  • Improved the loading time for a center's activities page.
  • Updated the calendar page by add series lists and tweaked the colors of each activity to distinguish the activities that are part of a series and with different colors between series.
  • Changed the number of days the activity page will pull from 90 days to all future events.
  • Changed the number of days the calendar page will pull from 90 to 180 days.
  • Updated the enrollment on the calendar to deselect a previously selected series instead of showing the confirmation popup.
  • Updated the wording on the password reset page to be less confusing.
  • Fixed a bug with the Pay Now button not redirecting when clicked under certain conditions.
  • Updated center's activities page to display activities that are similar to related events, but use a different name. For example, activities could be under Movies, but each activity could be the name of the movie instead of just Movies.


  • Changed the number of days the activity page will pull from 30 to 90 days.
  • Fixed a bug that allowed unregistering from activities and series that were already paid for.
  • Fixed a bug with unregistering from a free series.
  • Updated the popup when unregistering from a series to inform users of the number of activities they are unregistering from, and their date range.
  • Fixed a display issue in the popup when attempting to unregister from an activity or series.
  • Fixed a display issue with the dollar sign on the activities page and shopping cart.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the Pay Now button from being displayed in the cart under certain conditions.
  • Updated Group enrollment to display the name of the person being enrolled when using an account with a spouse setup.
  • Fixed a bug that would result in expired Group memberships being deleted instead of remaining expired.
  • Added center search feature to New Users page.


  • Updated the map markers on the Centers search page to take you to the center details.
  • Updated the map markers on the center details page to take you to Google Maps with directions to that center.
  • Fixed a bug where activity and series prices were using past and future activities instead of just future ones.
  • Fixed a bug that would could sometimes result in the incorrect price being displayed for activities and series.
  • When registering, if your MySeniorCenter account does not have an email address, MyActiveCenter will add it.
  • Fixed a bug where expired Groups were listed under a center's Group page.
  • Fixed a bug where users would get Group discounts when their membership was expired.
  • Removed the day(s) of the week from the activities list.
  • Fixed a bug that displayed an unnecessary comma for Group membership plans that are only valid for a specific number of days.
  • Updated the handling of enrolling, renewing and unregistering from Groups so that the appropriate actions in preserving Group memberships.
  • Added a confirmation when attempting to enroll in a series when viewing an activity's calendar.


  • Fixed an issue with checkboxes not being clickable in the shopping cart.
  • Fixed an issue where the Pay Now button was missing despite having items checked in the shopping cart.
  • Fixed an issue with being redirecting to the shopping cart after cancelling a payment from PayPal.
  • Fixed an issue enrolling in a Group that has a cost but the center requires immediate payment. The Group will now show up in the shopping cart instead of receiving an error message.


  • Added support to pay for groups in the shopping cart and to unregister from them when a payment is still due.
  • Fixed an issue with unenrolling from activities and series that do not have a cost.
  • Fixed a bug where the group name was not being displayed properly when trying to enroll in an activity or series, but required a group membership and enrollment for that group is not available through MyActiveCenter.
  • When cancelling a payment to PayPal, the landing page would hang, but will now redirect you to the shopping cart once processing the cancellation.
  • Fixed issues with displaying the correct prices and discounted prices for activities and series.


  • Added an unregister feature for activities and series that are free or are unpaid. If a payment has been made for any of these items, the center will have to handle unregistering and refunding.
  • Fixed a bug that caused Internet Explorer to redirect to the MyActiveCenter home page when trying to make a payment.
  • Fixed a bug with signing up for a series when an immediate payment was required.


  • Added shopping cart to allow single payments to be made on multiple activities and/or series. The prices displayed with each activity are a cumulative total of each activity and/or series that has been selected.
    • IMPORTANT NOTE! If a center has allowed online payments, but expects an immediate online payment, the registration will not be complete until a payment has been made.
  • Fixed a bug that showed the incorrect day number on the receipt after making a payment.
  • On the center page, swapped the map and center list columns and added a new search field to look up a center by city or center name.
  • Updated activity and series price to display a price range when the cost varies from activity or series to another.
  • Removed photo from activity and series pages.
  • Added a feature that keeps activity and series registration closed until a date and time has been reached, as specified by the center.
  • Added Next 30 Days filter to a center's activity page and made it the default range to improve the speed activities are listed.
  • Added a feature that allows a center to restrict activity and series registration to residents in the same city as the center.
  • Fixed a bug where the Register button to appear for series when online registration was not allowed by the center.
  • Fixed a bug where the Sign In would appear on mobile devices if you were already signed into MyActiveCenter.


  • Fixed issue with the wrong price being used on Activities list and when registering for an event.
  • Improved new users form to throw an error if the entered email address is invalid.


  • Fixed issue with events and series appearing that are not supposed to in MyActiveCenter.
  • Improved the performance of the Activities page.


  • Fixed issue with events not listing properly on the Activities page.


  • Added event costs to the calendar.
  • Added a new page to simplify when viewing and enrolling in a series.
  • Event and series discounts are now displayed throughout MyActiveCenter.
  • Fixed a bug that did not sort events alphabetically when event names weren't capitalized.
  • MyActiveCenter may not work properly in Internet Explorer, so we've added a warning to top of the page for those users.
  • Moved How It Works sections to be more visible for new visitors.
  • Improved how series information is gathered so all related events are included.
  • Added feature to add spouse when activating a MyActiveCenter account.
  • Centers with deferred payments disabled will no longer show the resulting unused Unpaid section within My Activities.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented any line items from being displayed on the receipt when being redirected from PayPal.


  • MySeniorCenter compatibility update


  • Fixed a bug causing PayPal requests to respond with status 401 for some users
  • Removed contact info form on My Account page
  • API: Activity child objects now contain MSCCategory and CostPerSession properties


  • Payment reporting bugfix


  • PayPal integration has been updated to support latest security features.
  • The checkout flow now supports CAD currency.
  • Group discounts configured in MySeniorCenter are now reflected in MyActiveCenter.
  • The glitch preventing users from signing in on mobile has been fixed
  • Activity cost no longer displays the Activity template cost to allow for individual activities to be priced differently.
  • Activities that are scheduled for today but have already started are now included in the list of activities.


  • Centers now have additional flexibilty with online payments. Payment can be required in advance (typical) and/or deferred payments can be allowed. For centers looking to provide a lower barrier to entry for members who are uncomfortable with online payments, deferred payments allow a member to enroll now and pay later at the center.
  • The Group enrollment API has been revemped to address inconsistencies with payment record creation.
  • Centers can now designate an e-mail address to recieve alerts when members register for activities via MyActiveCenter.
  • Secure browsing over HTTPS is now required throughout the site.
  • Changes to site functionality and bugfixes are now listed in this change log.