Monday, July 28, 2014

Stay Cool at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center offers a place to stay cool while enjoying the many activities that are offered to seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an August calendar of events when you stop by. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out.

        Monday, July 28 – The free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class takes place every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights, while sitting or standing by a chair. Women’s 8-ball pool time also occurs during the same time and days. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a good social time to get together and help each other with their artistic ideas. At 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, July 29 – The bowling alley is open every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Wii bowling, that is. This is a popular game played on a game system where each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics will be ending soon at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, July 30 – Morning activities include the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class at 9:30 a.m., along with women’s pool. Afterwards, stay and practice some line dancing steps at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta are played and a coed 8-ball pool tournament begins at 1:00 p.m. Join the fun! An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama, titled, “Tiger Eyes.”

         Thursday, July 31 – Join the Wii bowling team for fun and laughs starting at 9:30 a.m. And water aerobics meets at the City pool at 12:30 p.m. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, social bridge, or pool playing. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music. Come enjoy the music!

        Friday, Aug. 1 – Friday mornings are active with exercise class, women’s 8-ball, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members kick up their heels to some music that gets them moving.  After lunch, the cards will be brought out for games of canasta, and pool balls for rounds of pool/snooker.


        Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Dollie McClary , 1st and Beverly Dale, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Murna Raff and Sandy Boepple, 2nd place. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Fred Seaman. Wii bowling champion for the week was Lynn Duncan.

Monday, July 14, 2014

Free Blood Pressure Checks at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold free blood pressure checks on Wednesday, July 23 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. These will be provided by May’s Home Call Home Health. Also, on Monday, July 21 at 10:30 a.m., Lois Jackson, a certified massage therapist will be at the Center to provide foot and hand massages. Activities are offered for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a July calendar of events when you stop by. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out.

        Monday, July 21 – Stay cool at the Senior Center even while participating in the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class that is offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. Exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by a chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. The women pool players keep their cool even during competitive 8-ball games. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and help each other with their artistic ideas. At 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Also, at 10:30 a.m. Lois Jackson will be providing free foot and hand massages. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, July 22 – If you like to bowl come try out the popular Wii bowling game played on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, July 23 – The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers join up at 9:30 a.m. again, along with the women pool players. Afterwards, stay and practice some line dancing steps at 10:30 a.m. Blood pressure checks will be taken from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a romantic drama, titled, “Endless Love.”

         Thursday, July 24 – The bowling alley is open again. Join the Wii bowling team for fun and laughs starting at 9:30 a.m. And water aerobics meets up at the City pool at 12:30 p.m. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, social bridge, or pool playing. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music. Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, July 25 – Friday mornings are active with exercise class, women’s 8-ball, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members kick up their heels to some music that gets them moving.  After lunch, the cards will be brought out for games of canasta, or participate in the coed 8-ball pool tournament beginning at 1:00 p.m. Join the fun!


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Barbara Geiser, 1st and Cloyann Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Camille Johnston and Terry Miller, 2nd place. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Frank Berry.

Beat the Summer Heat at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center is a good place to stay cool and beat the summer heat. The Center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a July calendar of events when you stop by. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out.

Girl Scouts, Ruby Flowers (left)  and Zoey Ward (right) check out the flowers that their Girl Scout troop #253 provided and planted for the Stillwater Senior Activity Center, as part of their community project. Their leader is Crystal Flowers (not pictured).

        Monday, July 14 – You can be cool while working out. A free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class is offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by a chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. The women pool players are pretty cool, also. They enjoy challenging each other to several rounds of 8-ball. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and help each other with their artistic ideas. At 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, July 15 – A popular game played on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. is Wii bowling. Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, July 16 – The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers join up at 9:30 a.m. again, along with the women pool players. Afterwards, stay and practice some line dancing steps at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama, titled, “Nebraska.”

         Thursday, July 17 – The bowling balls come out again on the Wii gaming system at 9:30 a.m. and don’t forget at 12:30 p.m. water aerobics meets up at the City pool. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, social bridge, or participate in the coed 8-ball pool tournament beginning at 1:00 p.m. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music.  Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, July 18 – Friday mornings are active with exercise class, women’s 8-ball, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members kick up their heels to some music that gets them moving.  After lunch, the cards will be brought out for games of canasta, and pool balls will be dropping in the pockets. Join the fun!


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Dollie McClary, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Teresa Tanner and Sarah Habinak, 2nd place. Wii bowling champion for the week was: Lee Arnswald. Also, the winner of the pool tournament was Wayne Vinson.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Defensive Driving Class at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold a defensive driving class called, Vehicle Accident Prevention, sponsored by Meridian Technology Center. This class could get you a discount on your vehicle insurance, so check it out with your insurance provider. The class will take place Wednesday, July 9 from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. An hour lunch break will be taken. Call or stop by to sign up now. Also, on Monday, July 7 at 10:30 a.m. Lois Jackson, a certified massage therapist will be at the Center to give hand and foot massages. No appointment is needed. Senior participant’s July birthdays will be celebrated with a “Christmas in July” theme, pot-luck luncheon on Friday, July 11 at 12:00 noon. Bring a food dish to compliment the entrĂ©e of turkey and dressing or pay $3/person. The Center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a July calendar of events when you stop by. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out. Musicians entertain with rock’in country and gossip music.

         It is not too late to get in the water aerobics class that meets every Tuesday and Thursday at the City Municipal Pool from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. This class will run through July 31 and only cost $2 each time you attend. Payment is made at the pool. Also, the Walk in the Park program has been popular. You can still participate and work on your health. After ten walks in Couch Park you earn a free t-shirt. So sign up today.

        Monday, July 7 – If you are looking for a place to get some exercise, why not try out the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class offered Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by a chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. Also, going on during the morning is women’s pool time. They have a good time fellowshipping and sharing a lot of laughter. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and get creative at a canvas or any other craft you want to bring in to work on while sharing ideas. Also, at 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Lois Jackson will also be at the Center at 10:30 a.m. for massage therapy. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, July 8 – Try something different by playing Wii bowling. This is a popular game played on a game system on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m  Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, July 9 – Time to exercise again. The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers join up at 9:30 a.m. along with the women pool players. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is an action thriller, titled, “Non Stop.”

         Thursday, July 10 –Wii bowling is played Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. and don’t forget at 12:30 p.m. water aerobics meets up at the City pool. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool and snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music.  Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, July 11 – Exercise class, women’s 8-ball, and a painting/crafting class all begin at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. a line dancing class kicks up their heels. Plenty to keep you busy. Preparations will be going on also for the “Christmas in July” birthday, pot-luck luncheon to start at 12:00 noon. Bring a food dish to share or pay $3/person. After lunch, the cards will be brought out for games of canasta, and pool balls will be racked for an 8-ball tournament. Join the fun!


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Dollie McClary, 1st and Janetta Loper, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Lucy Robinson, Penny Sizemore, Gay Lynn and Marty Bullock; all tied for 2nd place. Wii bowling champion for the week was: Jean Hatcher. Also, the winner of the pool tournament was Fred Seamans.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Senior Center Closed for the Fourth of July

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will be closed Friday, July 4 for the holiday. The Center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a July calendar of events when you stop by. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out. Musicians entertain with rock’in country and gossip music. It is not too late to get in the water aerobics class that meets every Tuesday and Thursday at the City Municipal Pool from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. This class will run through July 31 and only cost $2 each time you attend. Payment is made at the pool. Also, the Walk in the Park program has been popular. You can still participate. After ten walks in Couch Park you earn a free t-shirt. So sign up today.

         Take note, coming on Wednesday, July 9 a defensive driving class will be offered at the Senior Center from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. A lunch break will be taken from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. The class is provided by Meridian Technology Center. The sign-up sheet is out now so drop by the Center or call at 405-747-8080 to get your name down. Space is limited. Check with your vehicle insurer to see if this class will qualify you for a discount on your insurance. A certificate of completion will be given at the end of the class.


Several senior participants of the Stillwater Senior Activity Center took part in the opening day of the Walk in the Park event held in Couch Park. They are working towards receiving a free t-shirt and better health. 

        Monday, June 30 – Several activities start the week off at 9:30 a.m. If you need a good exercise workout, you can’t beat the price for the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by a chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. Women pool players get in several rounds of friendly competitive games of 8-ball, also. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and test your skills. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and get creative at a canvas or any other craft you want to bring in to work on while sharing ideas. Also, at 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, July 1 – The Center’s Wii game system comes out Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Wii bowling is a popular game of the seniors. Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. A coed pool tournament will be held at 1:00 p.m.  Senior pool players are welcome to join the competitive fun. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, July 2 – Get in shape with the free exercise class or practice your pool shots with the women pool players during the morning beginning at 9:30 a.m. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama, titled, “The Straight Story.”

         Thursday, July 3 – Try your hand out at Wii bowling Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. and don’t forget at 12:30 p.m. water aerobics meets up at the City pool. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool and snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music.  Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, July 4 – The Center is closed for the holiday.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Dollie McClary, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Charles Foreman, Jane Anderson, Camille Johnston, and Terry Miller; all tied for 2nd place. Wii bowling champions for the week were: Jean Hatcher, 1st, and Lee Arnswald, 2nd. Also, the winner of the pool tournament was Vic Berryman.

Blood Pressure Checks at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will offer free blood pressure checks on Monday, June 23 at 1:00 p.m. These are provided by May’s Home Call Home Health. Also, Lois Jackson, a certified massage therapist, will be giving free hand and foot massages to the senior participants on Monday, June 23 at 10:30 a.m.  No appointments are needed for either one of the events. The Center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a June calendar of events when you stop by and check out the additions and changes that have been made this month. The Center is open Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out. Musicians entertain with rock’in country and gossip music.

The month of May was “Older Americans Month” and the Stillwater Senior Activity Center celebrated with a reception for all 80 and over participants. Pictured above, (left) Jean Herndon and (right) Wallace Reynolds were given a prize for being the most mature.


        Monday, June 23 – A free exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool, a painters/crafters group, and line dancing are your choice of activities for Monday morning. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class uses a chair for each person. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by their chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. Women pool players get in several rounds of friendly competitive games of 8-ball, also. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and test your skills. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and get creative at a canvas or any other craft you want to bring in to work on while sharing ideas. Also, at 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! The massage therapist, Lois Jackson, will also be at the Center at 10:30 a.m. to offer some relaxing hand or foot massages and maybe a neck massage. This is a first come first serve basis. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving. The free blood pressure checks will start at 1:00.

        Tuesday, June 24 – The Center’s Wii game system comes out Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Wii bowling is a popular game of the seniors. Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet up on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, June 25 – Exercise class, women’s pool, and line dancing all take place during the morning beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and women’s pool begins at 9:30 a.m. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a comedy, titled, “Delivery Man.”

         Thursday, June 26 – Wii play begins at 9:30 a.m. and at 12:30 p.m. water aerobics meets again. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool and snooker. Also, a coed, 8-ball pool tournament will take place at 1:00 p.m. All seniors are invited to try out their pool shooting skills in the competition. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music.  Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, June 27 – End of the week, but still a lot of fun activities left to do. Like, women’s pool, exercise class, and a painting/crafting class all meeting up at 9:30 a.m. If you would like some more exercise, stay after the exercise class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. Exercise equipment is also available for use. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. and consist of; canasta, and pool or snooker.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Cloyann Fent, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Charles Foreman and Murna Raff, 2nd. Wii bowling champions for the week were: Jean Hatcher, 1st,  and Lynn Duncan, 2nd

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Spend Hot Summer Days at the Senior Activity Center

       The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center is a good place to come stay cool during the summer time. The Center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. New activities have been added, starting this month. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a June calendar of events when you stop by and check out the additions and changes that have been made in the scheduling of classes. The Walk in the Park event got off to a good start and will continue all summer. Senior participants can come to the Center and check out how they can earn a free t-shirt by walking in Couch Park and get signed up now! You can still check out the water aerobics class that meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Stillwater Municipal Pool in Couch Park. Each session is $2 and is paid at the pool. Swimsuits are required, no shorts/shirts allowed. Another day of bingo has also been added to the calendar. It will now be played on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. Center hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Music night on Thursdays is a good evening outing to check out. Musicians entertain with rock’in country and gossip music.

       Monday, June 16 – There are several activities to participate in starting Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. Check out the free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit. The class uses a chair for each person. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by their chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls, and hand weights. Women pool players get in several rounds of friendly competitive games of 8-ball, also. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and test your skills. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and get creative at a canvas or any other craft you want to bring in to work on while sharing ideas. Also, at 10:30 a.m. a group of line dancers practice some boot scoot’in moves. Check it out and get a powerful workout while having a blast! Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, June 17 – If you like to bowl come check out the Wii bowling that is popular on Tuesdays and Thursday at 9:30 a.m. This is played on a gaming system where each player has their own controls. Come work on your strikes! Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal pool at 12:30 p.m. It is great exercise, and only $2/session. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo will now be played on Tuesday afternoons at 2:00 p.m. in addition to the regular Thursday time. Everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, June 18 – Exercise class, women’s pool, and line dancing all take place during the morning after the doors open at 9:30 a.m. Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and women’s pool begins at 9:30 a.m. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing at 10:30 a.m. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a comedy, titled, “Undercover Blues.” Also, a coed, 8-ball pool tournament will take place at 1:00 p.m. All seniors are invited to try out their pool shooting skills in the competition.

         Thursday, June 19 – Wii play begins at 9:30 a.m. and at 12:30 p.m. water aerobics meets again. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool and snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun. During the evening, starting at 6:00 p.m., musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music.  Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, June 20 – Women’s pool, exercise class, and the painting/crafting class all meet at 9:30 a.m. If you would like some more exercise, stay after the exercise class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. Exercise equipment is also available for use. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. and consist of; canasta, and pool or snooker.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Lynn Fent, 1st and Donna Waltes, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff were 1st and Murna Raff, Camille Johnston, Meg Kletke and Treca Baer all tied for 2nd place.