Monday, October 13, 2014

Flu Shot Clinic at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will host a flu shot clinic provided by Home Call Home Health on Wednesday, October 15 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. You must show your Medicare card with Part B to receive the shot without any charge. Without a card or with insurance the cost will be $25. This will be a first come first serve basis. No early signups. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an October 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.

Zumba instructor, Angie Whitehead (front center) leads the new popular class in some energetic dance exercise moves. The class meets at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at the City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center. 


        Monday, Oct. 13 – Start you week off with a good exercise workout that will not cost you anything but your time and some physical effort. Join the free exercise class, Sit ‘n Be Fit, offered at the Senior Center every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players also get their exercise and challenge their minds by playing several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out to some country music during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. Later, during the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular.

        Tuesday, Oct. 14 –Starting at 9:30 a.m. you can act like you are at a bowling alley by playing some Wii bowling. This is 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. Also, at 9:30 a.m. a session of free guitar lessons take place. The instructor, Jim Thomas is giving his time to help people learn the guitar or brush up on their playing skills. The Zumba class is popular. Participants start moving to the dance music at 10:30 a.m. to get some exercise. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will take place. Senior men and women pool players are welcome to participate. Bring your own pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun competition. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, Oct. 15 – The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and the women pool players start off the daily activities at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. Also, at 10:30 to 12:00 noon flu shots will be given. Remember, you must bring your Medicare card with Part B to receive one free of charge. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama, titled, “The Fault in the Stars.”

         Thursday, Oct. 16 – Another fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. Zumba with Angie, begins at 10:30 a.m. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker playing. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music, that starts at 6:00 p.m. Come enjoy the music!

        Friday, Oct. 17 – Friday mornings start off with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members move to the music. After lunch cards are brought out for afternoon games of canasta, and pool balls for rounds of pool/snooker.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge; Barbara Geiser, 1st, and Louie Geiser, 2nd; duplicate bridge winners were; Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle; 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Vic Berryman. Wii bowling champion for the week was Lee Arnswald.        

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

October Birthday Luncheon to be held at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will host the October birthday, pot-luck luncheon on Friday, October 10 at 12:00 noon. You can bring a food dish to compliment Frito-chili pie or pay $3/person and enjoy the friendly fellowshipping. Also, during the busy week, free guitar lessons will begin on Tuesday, October 7 at 9:30 a.m. Just bring your own guitar and let Jim Thomas help you get better at playing. Remember to Zumba with Angie at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. This is an aerobic fitness program done to high tempo dance music. After all the exercise you can get your blood pressure checked at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday by Home Call Home Health.  There is no charge and no sign up for this service. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an October 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.

        Monday, Oct. 6 – Time to talk yourself into exercising by joining the free exercise class, Sit ‘n Be Fit, offered at the Senior Center every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players play several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out to some country music during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. Later, during the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular.

        Tuesday, Oct. 7 – Tuesday morning has become a busy time. Starting at 9:30 a.m. you can act like you are at a bowling alley by playing some Wii bowling. This is 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. Also, at 9:30 a.m. a new session of free guitar lessons will begin. The instructor, Jim Thomas will give his time to help people learn the guitar or brush up on their playing skills. Zumba class participants start moving to the dance music at 10:30 a.m. to get some exercise. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. Free blood pressure checks will be taken at 1:00 p.m. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, Oct. 8 – Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class starts at 9:30 a.m., or you can get some exercise by walking around the pool tables during women’s pool time. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers really get their exercise by kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will take place. Senior men and women pool players are welcome to participate. Bring your own pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun competition. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a comedy, titled, “Mom’s Night Out.”

         Thursday, Oct. 9 – Another fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. Zumba with Angie, begins at 10:30 a.m. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker playing. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music, that starts at 6:00 p.m. Come enjoy the music!

        Friday, Oct. 10 – Friday mornings start off with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members move to the music. Preparations will be going on for the 12:00 noon, birthday pot-luck luncheon. After lunch cards are brought out for afternoon games of canasta, and pool balls for rounds of pool/snooker.

  
       Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge; Cloyann Fent, 1st, and Janetta Loper, 2nd; duplicate bridge winners were; Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle; 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Frank Berry. Wii bowling champion for the week was Lynn Duncan.        

Zumba Class is a Big Hit at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center’s “Zumba with Angie” class has become so popular that another day will be added, starting Tuesday, September 30. The class will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays of the week at 10:30 a.m. All seniors 50 and over are welcome to participate, free of charge. Angie Whitehead, the certified Zumba instructor teaches this form of an exercise/dance class done to Latin American type dance music. Also, on Monday, September 29 at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held for seniors. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an October 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.

        Monday, Sept. 29 – Come get your exercise at the Senior Center. Sit ‘n Be Fit is a free exercise class offered at the Senior Center every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players play several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out to some country music during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. Later, during the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will take place. Senior men and women pool players are welcome to participate. Bring your own pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun competition.

        Tuesday, Sept. 30 – Pretend you are at a real bowling alley by playing some Wii bowling Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Wii bowling is 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. At 10:30 a.m. you can participate in a new game of table pong. Come see how accurate you can bounce a ping pong ball into a cup. Zumba class participates also will be moving to the dance music to get some exercise. Afternoon games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Bingo is played at 2:00 p.m. It is a lot of laughs and everyone gets a prize!

         Wednesday, Oct. 1 – Get off the couch and get some exercise. Sit ‘n Be Fit starts at 9:30 a.m., or you can get some exercise by walking around the pool tables during women’s pool time. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers really get their exercise by kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a comedy, titled, “The Love Punch.”

         Thursday, Oct. 2 – Another fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. Zumba by Angie, begins at 10:30 a.m. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker playing. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Musicians tune up their instruments to make some good toe-tappin country music, that starts at 6:00 p.m. Come enjoy the music!

        Friday, Oct. 3 – Friday mornings start off with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class, women’s 8-ball pool, and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. And at 10:30 a.m. line dancing class members move to the music. Cards are brought out for afternoon games of canasta, and pool balls for rounds of pool/snooker.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge; Barbara Geiser, 1st, and Lynn Fent, 2nd; duplicate bridge winners were; Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle; 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Frank Berry. Wii bowling champions for the week were Lynn Duncan and Lee Arnswald.        

Monday, September 15, 2014

Senior Volunteer Meeting at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold a meeting, Wednesday, September 24 at 10:30 a.m. for all the current volunteers and anyone that is interested in becoming a volunteer for the Center during the morning hours. Volunteers must be a senior citizen, 50 years old or older, fill out a form, and receive some training from the Center’s staff. You can then sign up for two different shifts, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon; Monday through Friday mornings. Duties include; light kitchen duties, making popcorn/tea/coffee, putting out snacks, answering the phones, and greeting visitors. If interested you can attend the meeting, phone or come by the Center for more information. Remember to Zumba with Angie on Thursday, September 25 at 10:30 a.m. All seniors 50 and over are welcome to participate, free of charge. Angie Whitehead, the certified Zumba instructor teaches this form of an exercise/dance class done to Latin American type dance music. Also, on Friday, September 26 at 1:00 a coed pool tournament will be held for seniors. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a September 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.

        Monday, Sept. 22 – A free exercise class, Sit ‘n Be Fit, is offered at the Senior Center every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players play several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out with some country tunes during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. In the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular.

         The Monday social bridge group would like to extend an invitation for bridge players, all skill levels, to join them on Mondays at 1:00 p.m. Call 747-8080 and leave your name and phone number or come by the Senior Center to get your name on the players list. They like for you to sign up before the Monday you intend to play, so enough tables can be made up with players.

        Tuesday, Sept. 23 – Try out your bowling skills on the Wii gaming system every 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. Also, don’t forget the new activity of table pong at 10:30 a.m. Come see how accurate you can bounce a ping pong ball into a cup. 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, Sept. 24 – Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and exercisers get started limbering up in the Sit ‘n Be Fit class or you can get out a pool stick and join the women in some rounds of 8-ball pool. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is an older drama with good music, titled, “Walk the Line.”

         Thursday, Sept. 25 – A fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. The new class called Zumba by Angie, begins at 10:30 a.m. This is a fun class that puts exercise to dance music. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker 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, Sept. 26 – Fridays are busy, starting off during the morning with the Sit ‘n Be Fit 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 move to the music. After lunch, the cards will be brought out for games of canasta, and pool balls for rounds of pool/snooker. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. All seniors are invited to come join the fun.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge; Dollie McClary, 1st, and Barbara Geiser, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winners were; Lionel Raff and Al Perry, Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle; all tied for 1st place. Norma Burk and Treca Baer were 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was also a tie between Wayne Vinson and Vic Berryman. Wii bowling champion for the week was Jean Hatcher.        

Free Blood Pressure Checks at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will provide free blood pressure checks on Tuesday, September 16 at 1:00 p.m. They will be provided Home Call Home Health. No appointment is needed. Remember to Zumba with Angie on Thursday, September 18 at 10:30 a.m. All seniors 50 and over are welcome to participate, free of charge. Angie Whitehead, the certified Zumba instructor teaches this form of an exercise/dance class done to Latin American type dance music. Also, on Thursday, September 18 at 1:00 a coed pool tournament will be held. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a September 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.

        Monday, Sept. 15 – If you are a senior citizen and would like to join a free exercise class you should check out the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class offered at the Senior Center every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9:30 a.m. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players play several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out with some country tunes during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. In the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular.

         The Monday social bridge group would like to extend an invitation for bridge players, all skill levels, to join them on Mondays at 1:00 p.m. Call 747-8080 and leave your name and phone number or come by the Senior Center to get your name on the players list. They like for you to sign up before the Monday you intend to play, so enough tables can be made up with players.

        Tuesday, Sept. 16 –A popular activity played on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. is Wii bowling. This is a 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. Also, don’t forget the new activity of table pong will start at 10:30 a.m. Come see how accurate you can bounce a ping pong ball. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Blood pressures will be taken at 1:00 p.m. 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, Sept. 17 – Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and exercisers get started limbering up in the Sit ‘n Be Fit class or you can get out a pool stick and join the women in some rounds of 8-ball pool. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a returning favorite that some missed the first time, titled, “Frozen.”

         Thursday, Sept. 18 – A fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. The new class called Zumba by Angie, returns at 10:30 a.m. This is a fun class that puts exercise to dance music. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker playing. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. All seniors are invited to come join the fun. 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, Sept. 19 – 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 move to the music. 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 members did not meet due to the holiday. Duplicate bridge players did meet last week and the announced winners were; Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st and Meg Kletke and Adrienne Hyle, 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Jack Ventris. Wii bowling champion for the week was Lee Arnswald.        

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

New Activities at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will begin two new activities this week. Tuesday, September 9 at 10:30 a.m. you can participate in a fun game called Table Pong. Cups of water are set up and ping pong balls are used by teammates, who race to try to bounce them into their cups first. Sounds like fun? Check it out every Tuesday. Wednesday, September 10 at 1:00 p.m.; a coed pool tournament will be played and you can also get your Medicare medication checked out for any possible savings. Get ready to Zumba with Angie starting Thursday, September 11 at 10:30 a.m. All seniors 50 and over are welcome to participate, free of charge. Angie Whitehead, the certified Zumba instructor would like for you to try this form of an exercise/dance class done to Latin American type dance music; that proves to be a fun way to exercise. This class will be offered Thursdays, September 11th, 18th, and 25th at 10:30 a.m. Then on Friday, September 12 at 12:00 noon the September pot-luck, birthday luncheon will be held. Bring a food dish to share that compliments the entrĂ©e of Chef Salad or pay $3/person and enjoy the fellowshipping and delicious food. You should check out what is going on at your Senior Center. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a September 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.

        Monday, Sept. 8 – Monday morning activities begin at 9:30 a.m. with a free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class. This class incorporates a chair for some sitting, stretching exercises along; with some standing, limbering up exercises, also. Stretching bands, rubber bouncing balls, sponge balls, and wooden dowel sticks are all used for various exercises that help with your coordination and flexibility. Women’s 8-ball pool time and a painting/crafting class also take place at the same time. The women pool players play several friendly, competitive rounds of 8-ball and would love for more players to come and join them. Also, the painting/crafting class would like for more members to join their group. You can bring your art supplies or a craft project and socialize while sharing your artistic skills. At 10:30 a.m. seniors can come try their footwork out with some country tunes during the line dancing class. Beginners to more advance dancers are all welcome. They have a good and invigorating time. In the afternoon games of bridge, canasta, pool/snooker, and jig saw puzzle solving are popular.

         The Monday social bridge group would like to extend an invitation for bridge players, all skill levels, to join them on Mondays at 1:00 p.m. Call 747-8080 and leave your name and phone number or come by the Senior Center to get your name on the players list. They like for you to sign up before the Monday you intend to play, so enough tables can be made up with players.

        Tuesday, Sept. 9 –A popular activity played on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. is Wii bowling. This is a 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. Also, don’t forget the new activity of table pong will start at 10:30 a.m. Come see how accurate you can bounce a ping pong ball. 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, Sept. 10 – Exercise with Sit ‘n Be Fit class or play 8-ball pool with the women starting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday mornings. Then at 10:30 a.m. line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and other cards games are played. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. All seniors are invited to come join the fun. You can also get your Medicare medication checked to see if you qualify for any savings at 1:00 p.m. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama film, titled, “Noah.”

         Thursday, Sept. 11 – A fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. A new class starts at 10:30 a.m. called Zumba by Angie. This is a fun class that puts exercise to dance music. During the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker 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, Sept. 12 – 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 move to the music. At 12:00 noon the September birthday pot-luck luncheon will be held. 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 for rounds of pool/snooker.


         Game champions announced for last week were: social bridge winners; Penny Sizemore, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winners were; Treca Baer and Norma Burk, 1st and Murna Raff and Sandy Boepple, 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Wayne Vinson. Wii bowling champions for the week were Lee Arnswald and Jean Hatcher.        

Monday, August 25, 2014

Senior Center Closed for Labor Day

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will be closed for the Labor Day holiday on Monday, September 1. Activities will resume on Tuesday, September 2 at 9:30 a.m. A coed pool tournament will be played on Tuesday, September 2 at 1:00 p.m. All seniors 50 and over are welcome to participate. You should check out what is going on at your Senior Center. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a September 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.

        Monday, Sept. 1- Center is closed.

        Tuesday, Sept. 2 –You should check out the fun of Wii bowling. It is a popular activity at the Senior Center every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 a.m. This is a 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. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, and jig-saw puzzle solving. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be held. All seniors are invited to come join the 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, Sept. 3 – Starting at 9:30 a.m. things at the Center start hop’in with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and women’s pool playing. Then at 10:30 a.m. the line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swinging country tunes. In the afternoon games of canasta and pool are played. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a family film, titled, “Home Run.”

         Thursday, Sept. 4 – A fun time with Wii bowling begins at 9:30 a.m. In the afternoon, try a game of canasta, or some pool/snooker 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, Sept. 5 – 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 move to the music. 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; Dolly McClary, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winners were; Patricia Logan and Betty Lowrey, 1st and Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Wayne Vinson. Wii bowling champions for the week were Walt Spaid and Jean Hatcher.