Monday, August 24, 2015

Monthly Movie this week at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will show the monthly movie this Wednesday, September 2 at 2:00 p.m. The movie showing this month is, “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”, starring Maggie Smith and Judi Dench. The sequel and most recent to this one will be shown next month. The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, Aug. 31 – Join the free 45-minute Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, or test your pool skills against the women pool players, or get creative with the painting group all starting Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. The exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. After the exercise class at 10:30 a.m. you can step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played.

        Tuesday, Sept. 1 – “Zumba with Angie” is a fast paced exercise class that takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. You can get a good hour long workout dancing to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, Sept. 2 – Exercise class takes place again starting at 9:30 a.m.  These exercises  are done in a combination of sitting and standing, and a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time. These activities start at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played, along with pool and snooker. Also, at 2:00 p.m. the free monthly movie, “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”, will be shown. So get your popcorn and enjoy a funny adventure movie about senior citizens who all meet up at a hotel in India and form lasting friendships.

         Thursday, Sept. 3 – Move to some jazzy tunes and work up a good sweat in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice, or try out your pool shooting skills. Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, Sept. 4 – Get out of the house and join the fun activities at the Senior Center. Try out the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s pool, or the painting class all starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition!


         Last weeks reported winners for social bridge; Beverly Dale was first and Lynn Fent was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff who came in first; and Penny Sizemore and Lucy Robinson were second. Winners for the second day of duplicate bridge were: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle, 2nd

Coed Pool Tournament Held at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center holds a coed pool tournament on different days of each week. This week it will be held on Thursday, August 27 at 1:00 p.m. Come join the fun! The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m.; and music night is held on Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, Aug. 24 – You can get in shape by joining the free 45-minute Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, or test your pool skills against the women pool players, or get creative with the painting group all starting Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. The exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. After the exercise class at 10:30 a.m. you can step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played.

        Tuesday, Aug. 25 – “Zumba with Angie” is a fast paced exercise class that takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. You can get a good hour long workout dancing to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, Aug 26 – The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises are done in a combination of sitting and standing, and a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time. These activities start at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played, along with pool and snooker.

         Thursday, Aug. 27 – Move to some jazzy tunes and work up a good sweat in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice, or try out your pool shooting skills. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition! Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, Aug. 28 – Some activities to get you out of the heat and keep you busy are, Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s pool, and painting class all starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. Pool and snooker tables are open for use, also.


         Last weeks reported winners for social bridge; Beverly Dale was first and Bena Harper was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff who came in first; and Sandy Boepple and Jerry Koelsch were second. Winners for the second day of duplicate bridge were: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Laurene Opdyke and Terry Miller, 2nd. The pool tournament champions for the past week were a tie between Vic Berryman and Wayne Vinson.

Join in the Fun at the Stillwater Senior Activity Cener

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center is a great place to enjoy fun activities and get you out of the house. The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. is time for music night. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, Aug. 17 – Activities to join in on Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. are, Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, a round of women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class. The 45-minute exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. The women pool players have a good competition while playing several rounds of 8-ball. Artists exchange their ideas and show off their creativity on canvases during their class. After the exercise class at 10:30 a.m. you can step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played.

        Tuesday, Aug. 18 – “Zumba with Angie” is a fast paced exercise class that takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. You can get a good hour long workout dancing to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, Aug. 19 – It is time to exercise again starting at 9:30 a.m. The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises are done in a combination of sitting and standing, and a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time. Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played, along with pool and snooker. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition!

         Thursday, Aug. 20 – Move to some jazzy tunes and work up a good sweat in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice, or try out your pool shooting skills. Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, Aug. 21 – Get out of the heat and enjoy your Senior Center. Some activities to keep you busy are, Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s pool, and painting class all starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. Pool and snooker tables are open for use, also.


         Last weeks reported winners for social bridge; Nancye Hoback was first and Barbara Geiser was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff who came in first; and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle were second. Winners for the second day of duplicate bridge were: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Jerry Koelsch and Laurie Scholbaum, 2nd. The previous week duplicate bridge winners: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Betty Lowrey and Camille Johnston, 2nd.  The pool tournament champions for the past weeks were Larry Leonard and Jack Ventris.

Monday, August 3, 2015

August Birthday Luncheon at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will celebrate participant’s August birthdays on Friday, August 14 at 12:00 noon with a pot-luck luncheon. You can bring a food dish to share or pay $3/person. The entrĂ©e this month will be hamburgers cooked out on the grill. Join in the friendly conversations and good food! The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. is time for music night. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, Aug. 10 – The Center activities for Monday morning gets under way at 9:30 a.m. with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, a round of women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class. The 45-minute exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. The women pool players have a good competition while playing several rounds of 8-ball. Artists exchange their ideas and show off their creativity on canvases during their class. After the exercise class at 10:30 a.m. you can step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played.

        Tuesday, Aug. 11 – If you are looking for a fast paced exercise workout, come to the Center and try out the “Zumba with Angie” class. It takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  You can get a good hour long workout dancing to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition! Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, Aug. 12 –Try the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises that are done in a combination of sitting and standing, while a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time, all starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played, along with pool and snooker.

         Thursday, Aug. 13 – Work up a good sweat moving to the jazzy tunes in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice, or try out your pool shooting skills. Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, Aug. 14 – While preparations are being made for the 12:00 birthday pot-luck luncheon, activities are going on such as; Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s pool, and painting class. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. Pool and snooker tables are open for use, also.


         Last weeks reported winners for social bridge; Barbara Geiser was first and Lynn Fent was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff who came in first; and Sandy Boepple and Jerry Koelsch were second. 

Defensive Driving Class to be Held at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will offer a defensive driving class on Wednesday, August 5 from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with an hour lunch break. This class will be provided by Meridian Technology Center. You could qualify for a discount on your vehicle insurance by taking the class. Check with your insurance agent and sign up today, or call for more information. Class is limited. The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. is time for music night. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, Aug. 3 – Monday morning starts off at 9:30 a.m. with a Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, a round of women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class. The 45-minute exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. The women pool players have a good competition while playing several rounds of 8-ball. Artists exchange their ideas and show off their creativity on canvases during their class. After the exercise class at 10:30 a.m. you can step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition!

        Tuesday, Aug. 4 – A fast paced exercise class called, Zumba with Angie takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  You can get a good workout dancing to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, Aug. 5 – Time to get defensive. A defensive driving class will be provided starting at 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Try the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises that are done in a combination of sitting and standing, while a chair is there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time, all starting at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played, along with pool and snooker.

         Thursday, Aug. 6 – It is time to Zumba! You can work up a good sweat moving to the jazzy tunes in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice, or try out your pool shooting skills. Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, Aug. 7 – Stay cool while exercising, playing pool, or painting. All these activities start at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. Pool and snooker tables are open for use, also.


         Last weeks reported winners for social bridge; Sally Simmons was first and Lynn Fent was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff who came in first; and Sandy Boepple and Jerry Koelsch were second. The second day of duplicate bridge playing, the winners were: John and Sandy Boepple, first and Lionel Raff and Al Perry, second. The previous week before last, reported duplicate bridge winning partners consisted of; Adrienne Hyle and Lionel Raff, first; and Judy Million and Gene Morse, second. A weekly pool tournament was played and the champion was Jack Ventris. 

Monday, July 20, 2015

Defensive Driving Class Rescheduled at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will offer a defensive driving class on August 5. The class previously scheduled in July had to be cancelled. This class will be provided by Meridian Technology Center on Wednesday, August 5 from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with an hour lunch break. You could qualify for a discount on your vehicle insurance by taking the class. Check with your insurance agent and sign up today, or call for more information. Class is limited. The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. is time for music night. 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.

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, July 27 – Sit ‘n Be Fit, women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class all start at 9:30 a.m. The 45-minute exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. The women pool players have a good competition while playing several rounds of 8-ball. Artists exchange their ideas and show off their creativity on canvases during their class. Also, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. you can come step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played along with pool or snooker.

        Tuesday, July 28 – Zumba with Angie takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  This is a free, fast paced class that is done to some high tempo music. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, July 29 – Activities begin again at 9:30 a.m. Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises are done in a combination of sitting and standing, but a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time, also at 9:30 a.m.  Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played.

         Thursday, July 30 – You can work up a good sweat moving to the jazzy tunes in the Zumba class at 10:30 a.m. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition! Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, July 31 – Stay cool while exercising, playing pool, or painting. All these activities start at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta and duplicate bridge are played. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition!


         Last weeks reported winners were: for social bridge; Connie Mennem was first and Beverly Dale was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, who came in first; and Camille Johnston and Terry Miller were second. A weekly pool tournament was played and the champion was Wayne Vinson. 

Monday, July 13, 2015

Fun Activities Offered at the Stillwater Senior Activity Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center offers a variety of activities that are fun and help keep participants moving and their minds active. The Center is open for participants, 50 years old and older. Hours for participation are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. is time for music night. 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.

       Notice: The defensive driving class planned for this month on Wednesday, July 29 has to be cancelled. The class will be rescheduled with a new date for the month of August. You can call the Senior Center for more information.

        Water aerobics classes are still being offered at the Stillwater Municipal pool for seniors on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting promptly at 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. The charge is $2 per session and is paid at the pool each time you come. Classes will run until July 30.   

        The Walk in the Park event for senior walkers is ongoing in Couch Park. Seniors can sign up and log in each time at the Center. Walk the trail ten times and earn a t-shirt and better health.

        Monday, July 20 –Activities to check out for some fun and exercise after the doors open at 9:30 a.m. are; a free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit, women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class. The 45-minute exercise class incorporates a good stretching routine using stretchy rubber bands, and rubber or sponge balls. The women pool players have a good competition while playing several rounds of 8-ball. Artists exchange their ideas and show off their creativity on canvases during their class. Also, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m. you can come step in time to country tunes while line dancing. In the afternoon, games of bridge and canasta are played along with pool or snooker.

        Tuesday, July 21 – Zumba with Angie takes place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  This is a free, fast paced class that is done to some high tempo music. Water aerobics takes place at the City pool at 12:30 p.m. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use during the afternoon, too. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m.  It is a lot of laughs and everyone wins a prize!

        Wednesday, July 22 – Exercise class meets up again at 9:30 a.m. Sit ‘n Be Fit exercises are done in a combination of sitting and standing, but a chair is always there for support. Or bring your pool stick and shoot some 8-ball during women’s pool time, also at 9:30 a.m.  Then at 10:30 a.m., after the exercise class, line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. During the afternoon, games of canasta and other card games are played.

         Thursday, July 23 – It is time for Zumba with Angie again at 10:30 a.m. You can work up a good sweat moving to the jazzy tunes. Afternoon games start at 1:00 p.m. Canasta is a popular game of choice. At 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. Bring your pool stick and enjoy the fun competition! At 2:00 p.m. every Thursday a guest bingo caller arrives ready to give out prizes. Join the fun! Don’t forget music night at 6:00 p.m. There is always good toe tapping music to enjoy!

         Friday, July 24 –Friday morning activities again include;  the exercise class, women’s pool time, and the painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. the line dancers arrive ready to boot scoot around the floor to some lively tunes. Afternoon games of canasta, duplicate bridge, pool and snooker are played.


         Last weeks reported winners were: for social bridge; Barbara Geiser was first and Anna Cooper was second. Duplicate bridge winning partners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, who came in first; and Sandy Boepple and Jerry Koelsch were second. The second day of duplicate bridge, winners were: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, first and John and Sandy Boepple, second. A weekly pool tournament was played and the champion was Vic Berryman.