Monday, December 11, 2017

Holiday Closings for the Stillwater Senior Activity Center



The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will close Friday, December 22 and Monday, December 25 for Christmas. The Center will also be closed Friday, December 29 and Monday, January 1 for New Years. The Center offers many activities for persons, 50 and over, such as; card games, social and duplicate bridge, pool and snooker, exercise classes, line dancing, Zumba, Bingo, a painting class, and an evening of music with country tunes performed by several musicians. Exercise equipment that includes an exercise bike, a treadmill, and a weight set are available for use in the afternoons. Also, a walking trail is located right outside by the Center, in Couch Park. Regular hours at the Senior Center are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on the second and fourth Thursday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The facility is closed on weekends. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a calendar of events. Please note: music night will not be held for the rest of the month due to the holidays.
Monday, December 18 – Get in shape before the holidays by joining the free exercise class, Sit ‘n Be Fit, offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. A chair is provided for the sitting exercises and for support while doing the standing ones. Stretchy bands and bouncing balls are utilized to test your flexibility and coordination. Women’s pool time begins at 9:30 a.m., also. They play several rounds of friendly 8-ball pool and always welcome new players to join them. After the exercise class, at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start boot scootin’ to country songs. They have a lot of fun, while getting some good exercise. At 1 p.m. canasta, social bridge, pool, and snooker are played. Also, you can check out the jig saw puzzle table and test your puzzle skills.
Tuesday, December 19 – Work off a few more calories in the Zumba with Angie exercise/dance class. Their routine is done to fast moving music. They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Good sturdy shoes are required for all the quick stepping, no backless, slide on types are allowed. Afternoon games include; duplicate bridge, canasta and pool/snooker. Most cards games begin at 1 p.m. except for duplicate bridge which starts at 12:15 p.m. Two rounds of bingo are called at 2 p.m. It is a fun time and everybody wins a prize!
Wednesday, December 20 – The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and the women pool players come ready to get in shape and win some rounds of 8-ball, starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., line dancers do some quick stepping to country tunes. Games of canasta and other card games are played starting around 1 p.m. along with pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out ready to be solved.
Thursday, December 21 – Members of the guitar class practice their lessons every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. it is time to Zumba again. Class members move with Angie and work on their steps to the Latin American music. The afternoon brings out canasta, bridge and pool players, at 1 p.m. Exciting games of bingo begin at 2 p.m.
Friday, December 22 – The Center is closed.
Last weeks reported duplicate bridge winners were: Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Terry Miller and Camille Johnston, 2nd place. Social bridge winners were Connie Mennem, 1st and Dona Stritxke, 2nd.  Winners for Friday’s duplicate bridge were: Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle, came in 2nd.

Monday, December 4, 2017

Music Night Held This Week at Stillwater Senior Activity Center



The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center participants can enjoy a night of country music this week. Music night will be held Thursday, December 14 starting at 6 p.m. Doors open back up at 5:30 p.m. so the musicians can get set up and tuned up. Come enjoy the music and singing. Also, you can bring a snack to put out on the counter to share with everyone. If you are 50 and over, the Center offers many activities to participate in, such as: card games, social and duplicate bridge, pool and snooker, exercise classes, line dancing, Zumba, Bingo, a painting class, and an evening of music with country tunes performed by several musicians. Exercise equipment that includes an exercise bike, a treadmill, and a weight set are available for use in the afternoons. Also, a walking trail is located right outside by the Center, in Couch Park. Regular hours at the Senior Center are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on the second and fourth Thursday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The facility is closed on weekends. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a calendar of events. Please note: music night is scheduled for this week.
Monday, December 11 – Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m., a free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit, is offered. A chair is provided for the sitting exercises and for support while doing the standing ones. Stretchy bands and bouncing balls are utilized to test your flexibility and coordination. Women’s pool time begins at 9:30 a.m., also. They play several rounds of friendly 8-ball pool and always welcome new players to join them. After the exercise class, at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start boot scootin’ to country songs. They have a lot of fun, while getting some good exercise. At 1 p.m. canasta, social bridge, pool, and snooker are played. Also, you can check out the jig saw puzzle table and test your puzzle skills.
Tuesday, December 12 – Check out the Zumba with Angie exercise/dance class for a faster paced routine that is done to fast moving music. They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Good sturdy shoes are required for all the quick stepping, no backless, slide on types are allowed. Afternoon games include; duplicate bridge, canasta and pool/snooker. Most cards games begin at 1 p.m. except for duplicate bridge which starts at 12:15 p.m. Two rounds of bingo are called at 2 p.m. It is a fun time and everybody wins a prize!
Wednesday, December 13 – It is time, starting at 9:30 a.m., for the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and the women pool players to arrive ready to enjoy the Center. Then at 10:30 a.m., line dancers do some quick stepping to country tunes. Games of canasta and other card games are played starting around 1 p.m. along with pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out ready to be solved.
Thursday, December 14 – Some good guitar strumming can be heard coming from the room where senior students are taking their guitar lessons every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. it is time to Zumba again. Class members move with Angie and work on their steps to the Latin American music. The afternoon brings out canasta, bridge and pool players, at 1 p.m. Exciting games of bingo begin at 2 p.m. Do not forget, music night will be held tonight at 6 p.m.
Friday, December 15 – Morning activities begin at 9:30 a.m. with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool playing, and a time to try out your artist skills in the painting class. Artists can bring in their art supplies and get creative and share their ideas with each other. The painting class time now continues into the afternoon so that it can accommodate more artists. At 10:30 a.m., line dancers start strolling across the floor keeping time to the country music. During the afternoon, duplicate bridge starts at 12:15 p.m. and canasta, pool and snooker playing begins around 1 p.m. The puzzle table is always waiting for someone to stop by and find a piece to the puzzle.
Last weeks reported duplicate bridge winners were: Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Gay Lynn Bullock and Sally Simmons, 2nd place. Social bridge winners were Dona Stritzke, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd.  Winners for Friday’s duplicate bridge were: Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Betty Lowrey and Camille Johnston, came in 2nd.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Blood Pressure Checks at Stillwater Senior Activity Center



The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will have a representative from Humanity Hospice taking blood pressure checks from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 6. Also, at the Center if you are 50 and over, you can participate and socialize in a variety of activities such as: card games, social and duplicate bridge, pool and snooker, exercise classes, line dancing, Zumba, Bingo, a painting class, and an evening of music with country tunes performed by several musicians. Exercise equipment that includes an exercise bike, a treadmill, and a weight set are available for use in the afternoons. Also, a walking trail is located right outside by the Center, in Couch Park. Regular hours at the Senior Center are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on the second and fourth Thursday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The facility is closed on weekends. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a calendar of events. Please note: music night is not scheduled for this week.
Monday, December 4 – A fun and free exercise class, Sit ‘n Be Fit, is offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 9:30 a.m. A chair is provided for the sitting exercises and for support while doing the standing ones. Stretchy bands and bouncing balls are utilized to test your flexibility and coordination. Women’s pool time begins at 9:30 a.m., also. They play several rounds of friendly 8-ball pool and always welcome new players to join them. After the exercise class, at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start boot scootin’ to country songs. They have a lot of fun, while getting some good exercise. At 1 p.m. canasta, social bridge, pool, and snooker are played. Also, you can check out the jig saw puzzle table and test your puzzle skills.
Tuesday, December 5– A faster paced exercise/dance class, Zumba with Angie, is done to fast moving Latin type music. They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Good sturdy shoes are required for all the quick stepping, no backless, slide on types are allowed. Afternoon games include; duplicate bridge, canasta and pool/snooker. Most cards games begin at 1 p.m. except for duplicate bridge which starts at 12:15 p.m. Two rounds of bingo are called at 2 p.m. It is a fun time and everybody wins a prize!
Wednesday, December 6 – Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and the women pool players meet up again at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., line dancers arrive ready to do some quick stepping to country tunes. Games of canasta and other card games are played starting around 1 p.m. along with pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out ready to be solved.
Thursday, December 7 – Students in the guitar lessons class are improving and enjoying the music they are making together every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. it is time to Zumba again. Class members move with Angie and work on their steps to the Latin American music. The afternoon brings out canasta, bridge and pool players, at 1 p.m. Exciting games of bingo begin at 2 p.m. Music night does not meet this week.
Friday, December 8 – Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the activities begin with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool playing, and a time to try out your artist skills in the painting class. Artists can bring in their art supplies and get creative and share their ideas with each other. The painting class time now continues into the afternoon so that it can accommodate more artists. At 10:30 a.m., line dancers start strolling across the floor keeping time to the country music. During the afternoon, duplicate bridge starts at 12:15 p.m. and canasta, pool and snooker playing begins around 1 p.m. The puzzle table is always waiting for someone to stop by and find a piece to the puzzle.
Last weeks reported Duplicate bridge winners were: Camille Johnston and Terry Miller, 1st; and Betty Lowrey, Carl Provence, Sandy Boepple, and Benny Evans; all tied for 2nd place. Social bridge winners were Wanda Harper, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd. 

Friday, November 17, 2017

Stillwater Senior Activity Center is looking forward to the approaching Holidays.



The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will be closed November 23rd and 24th for Thanksgiving. Monday the 27th of November we will resume the regular hours.
If you are 50 and over, you can participate and socialize in a variety of activities at the Center such as: card games, social and duplicate bridge, pool and snooker, exercise classes, line dancing, Zumba, Bingo, a painting class, and an evening of music with country tunes performed by several musicians. Exercise equipment that includes an exercise bike, a treadmill, and a weight set are available for use in the afternoons. Also, a walking trail is located right outside by the Center, in Couch Park. Regular hours at the Senior Center are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on the second and fourth Thursday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The facility is closed on weekends. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a calendar of events. Please note: music night is not scheduled for this week, November 23rd.
Monday, November 27 – Try out our fun exercise class in the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 9:30 a.m. You will meet some really awesome people. A chair is provided for the sitting exercises and for support while doing the standing ones. Stretchy bands and bouncing balls are utilized to test your flexibility and coordination. Women’s pool time begins at 9:30 a.m., also. They play several rounds of friendly 8-ball pool and always welcome new players to join them. After the exercise class, at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start boot scootin’ to country songs. They have a lot of fun, while getting some good exercise. At 1 p.m. canasta, social bridge, pool, and snooker are played. Also, you can check out the jig saw puzzle table and test your puzzle skills.
Tuesday, November 28– Zumba with Angie is an exercise/dance class that is done to fast moving Latin type music. They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Good sturdy shoes are required for all the quick stepping, no backless, slide on types are allowed. Afternoon games include; duplicate bridge, canasta and pool/snooker. Most cards games begin at 1 p.m. except for duplicate bridge which starts at 12:15 p.m. Two rounds of bingo are called at 2 p.m. It is a fun time and everybody wins a prize!
Wednesday, November 29 – Time to exercise again with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers or shoot some pool with the women pool players starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., line dancers arrive ready to do some quick stepping to country tunes. Games of canasta and other card games are played starting around 1 p.m. along with pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out ready to be solved. We will be celebrating the November birthdays at 2pm with ice cream and cake.
Thursday, November 30 – Guitar lessons continue for several students on Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. it is time to Zumba again. Class members move with Angie and work on their steps to the Latin American music. The afternoon brings out canasta, bridge and pool players, at 1 p.m. Exciting games of bingo begin at 2 p.m. There will be music night starting at 6pm and ending at 8:30 pm .No music night this week.
Friday, December 1 – Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the activities begin with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool playing, and a time to try out your artist skills in the painting class. Artists can bring in their art supplies and get creative and share their ideas with each other. The painting class time now continues into the afternoon so that it can accommodate more artists. At 10:30 a.m., line dancers start strolling across the floor keeping time to the country music. During the afternoon, duplicate bridge starts at 12:15 p.m. and canasta, pool and snooker playing begins around 1 p.m. The puzzle table is always waiting for someone to stop by and find a piece to the puzzle.
This week reported Duplicate bridge winners were: Benny Evans and Camille Johnston, with 1st; and then Lionel Raff and Al Perry were 2nd place winners. 1st. Social bridge winners were Sally Simmons with1st and Bena Harper came in with 2nd place.   Fridays Duplicate bridge winning partners were Lionel Raff and Al Perry in 1st place.2nd place went to Linda Ely and Norma Burk.                                       

Monday, November 6, 2017

November Activities at Stillwater Senior Activity Center



The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center is having their seasonal luncheon November 10 from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. The luncheon will have a Thanksgiving theme and the cost is $2.00 per person. No reservations are needed. Please come and enjoy a nice catered luncheon from Hello Catering in Perkins.
If you are 50 and over, you can participate and socialize in a variety of activities at the Center such as: card games, social and duplicate bridge, pool and snooker, exercise classes, line dancing, Zumba, Bingo, a painting class, and an evening of music with country tunes performed by several musicians. Exercise equipment that includes an exercise bike, a treadmill, and a weight set are available for use in the afternoons. Also, a walking trail is located right outside by the Center, in Couch Park. Regular hours at the Senior Center are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on the second and fourth Thursday, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The facility is closed on weekends. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a calendar of events. Please note: music night is not scheduled for this week.
Monday, November 13 – Try out our fun exercise class in the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 9:30 a.m. You will meet some really awesome people. A chair is provided for the sitting exercises and for support while doing the standing ones. Stretchy bands and bouncing balls are utilized to test your flexibility and coordination. Women’s pool time begins at 9:30 a.m., also. They play several rounds of friendly 8-ball pool and always welcome new players to join them. After the exercise class, at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start boot scootin’ to country songs. They have a lot of fun, while getting some good exercise. At 1 p.m. canasta, social bridge, pool, and snooker are played. Also, you can check out the jig saw puzzle table and test your puzzle skills.
Tuesday, November 14– Zumba with Angie is an exercise/dance class that is done to fast moving Latin type music. They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Good sturdy shoes are required for all the quick stepping, no backless, slide on types are allowed. Afternoon games include; duplicate bridge, canasta and pool/snooker. Most cards games begin at 1 p.m. except for duplicate bridge which starts at 12:15 p.m. Two rounds of bingo are called at 2 p.m. It is a fun time and everybody wins a prize!
Wednesday, November 15 – Time to exercise again with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers or shoot some pool with the women pool players starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., line dancers arrive ready to do some quick stepping to country tunes. Games of canasta and other card games are played starting around 1 p.m. along with pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out ready to be solved.
Thursday, November 16 – Guitar lessons continue for several students on Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. it is time to Zumba again. Class members move with Angie and work on their steps to the Latin American music. The afternoon brings out canasta, bridge and pool players, at 1 p.m. Exciting games of bingo begin at 2 p.m. There will be music night starting at 6pm and ending at 8:30 pm .Thanksgiving is just a week away. Come listen, sing along and visit with other music enthusiasts.
Friday, November 17 – Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the activities begin with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool playing, and a time to try out your artist skills in the painting class. Artists can bring in their art supplies and get creative and share their ideas with each other. The painting class time now continues into the afternoon so that it can accommodate more artists. At 10:30 a.m., line dancers start strolling across the floor keeping time to the country music. During the afternoon, duplicate bridge starts at 12:15 p.m. and canasta, pool and snooker playing begins around 1 p.m. The puzzle table is always waiting for someone to stop by and find a piece to the puzzle.
Last weeks reported Duplicate bridge winners were: Norma Burke, 1st; and Lacy Robinson, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winning partners this week were: Al Perry and Lionel Raff , 1st; Butch Hiatt and Wilma Hiatt, 2nd. Social bridge winners were Wanda Harper,1st and Lynn Fent  was 2nd .