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.        

Free Blood Pressure Checks at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold a free blood pressure check station, provided by Home Call Home Health, on Wednesday, August 27 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. No appointments are needed. Also, an ice cream/cake social will take place on Wednesday, September 27 at 2:00 p.m. If you have been planning to come down to the Senior Center, this will provide a good time to check out the Center and all the activities offered. A coed pool tournament will be played on Friday, August 29 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 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, Aug. 25 – Sit ‘n Be Fit is a free exercise class that is offered 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. Come get in shape while having a good time, too. Women 8-ball players also get exercise moving around the pool tables practicing their shooting skills. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun. The painting/crafting class members also join their talents together every Monday and Friday at 9:30 a.m. Seniors bring your project and exchange ideas with the group. 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, Aug. 26 –Wii bowling is popular at the Senior Center.  Come check it out 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. 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, Aug. 27 – Morning activities start at 9:30 a.m. 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 swingin’ 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 drama, titled, “Labor Day.”

         Thursday, Aug. 28 – It is time for Wii bowling again, beginning at 9:30 a.m. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta. 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. 29 – 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. 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 winners; Cindy Smith, 1st and Lynn Fent, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winners were; Sandy Boepple and Murna Raff, 1st and Terry Miller and Audrey Harrison, 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Vic Berryman. Wii bowling champion for the week was Lynn Duncan.        

Enjoy Music Night at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center offers a free night of music provided by talented musicians who volunteer to play every Thursday evening. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the musicians start playing their country tunes at 6:00 p.m. Also, during the week a coed pool tournament will be played on Thursday, August 21 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 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.

        Monday, Aug. 18 – A free 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 8-ball players also get exercise moving around the pool tables practicing their shooting skills. 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 artistic 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, Aug. 19 –Wii bowling is a fun social time for seniors. Come check it out every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 a.m. 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. 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, Aug. 20 – Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and women pool playing begins at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. the line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swingin’ country tunes. Then, 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 an animated comedy, titled, “Rio 2.”

         Thursday, Aug. 21 – Wii bowlers get out their controls and hit the bowling alley again starting at 9:30 a.m. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta. 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, Aug. 22 – 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; Anna Cooper, 1st and Cindy Smith, 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winners were; Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st and Murna Raff, Sandy Boepple, Norma Burk, and Treca Baer all tied for 2nd. Winner of the pool tournament last week was Vic Berryman. Wii bowling champions for the week were Walt Spaid and Jean Hatcher.        

Busy Week at the Senior Center

        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center has a busy week planned. On Monday, August 11 at 10:30 a.m., Lois Jackson, a certified massage therapist will give foot and hand massages. Wednesday, August 13 at 1:00 p.m. Paige Peterson, an insurance agent, can check you Medicare medications and see if you could be saving some money. Also, at 1:00 p.m. a coed pool tournament will be played. 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 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, Aug. 11 – It is time to get off of the couch and get some exercise. The Center offers a free exercise class that 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 8-ball players also get exercise moving around the pool tables practicing their shooting skills. 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 artistic ideas. The massage therapist will be giving hand and foot massages starting at 10:30 a.m. 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 pm. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

        Tuesday, Aug. 12 – Did you know the Center has a bowling alley? It 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. 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, Aug. 13 – Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class and women pool playing begins at 9:30 a.m. Then at 10:30 a.m. the line dancers start kicking up their heels to some swingin’ country tunes. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta are played. At 1:00 p.m. you can have your medications checked for savings and a coed pool tournament will be held, also. An afternoon movie is shown at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a drama, titled, “Heaven is for Real.”

         Thursday, Aug. 14 – Wii bowlers are at it again starting at 9:30 a.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 their instruments to make good toe-tappin country music. Come enjoy the music!

         Friday, Aug. 15 – 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; Barbara Geiser, 1st and Penny Sizemore, 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 N/A.