Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Income Tax comes to an end


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will only offer the free tax help by AARP trained preparers through Tuesday, April 15; 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an April calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends.

        Monday, April 14 – Women, come join the pool players for some fun games of 8-ball every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings at 9:30 a.m. You can bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and have some fun! An art class also comes in during the same time. They bring their own supplies and help each other with suggestive ideas as needed. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge, canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, April 15 – Today, is the last chance to take advantage of the free income tax assistance offered at the Center from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. So, if you are not getting your taxes done, why not check out the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise program. The Center provides this class every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. It offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen and tone up your muscles. Some exercises are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout! In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. A men’s 8-ball pool tournament will be held at 1:00 p.m. Men, fifty and over are welcome to participate in the fun competition.

         Wednesday, April 16 – The women pool players practice their pool shots again beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a highly acclaimed animated movie” titled, “Frozen.”

         Thursday, April 17 – The free exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit offered at the Center at 9:30 a.m. can help you test your endurance and strengthen your muscles. It will give you a good workout. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, April 18 – Popular Friday morning activities are women’s pool playing and painting in the art class. These begin at 9:30 a.m.  Exercise equipment is also available for use. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. and consist of; canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker.

         Game champions announced for the past week were: social bridge did not report any winners; duplicate bridge winners reported: Murna Raff and Seham El Sharif, 1st; Camille Johnston and Terry Miller, 2nd. A men’s 8-ball pool tournament was held and the champion was Vic Berryman. The popular Wii bowling game participants also reported some winners; which were Evelyn Smith, high score and Lee Arnswald, second high

Monday, March 31, 2014

April Birthday Luncheon to be held


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will celebrate participant’s April birthdays Friday, April 11 at 12:00 noon with a pot-luck luncheon. You are welcome to bring a food dish to share or pay $3 per person and join the fellowshipping and enjoy the delicious food. Time is drawing near for the end to the free income tax assistance being offered at the Center by AARP trained preparers. This will continue every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., only until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an April calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends.

        Monday, April 7 –The women pool players start the week off with some fun competition at the pool tables. They get in several rounds of 8-ball every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings starting at 9:30 a.m. Bring your pool stick or use one from the Center and join the fun! An art class also comes in during the same time. They bring their own supplies and help each other with suggestive ideas as needed. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, April 8 – If your muscles are in need of some good stretching and limbering up, why not try out the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise program offered at the Center every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. It offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen and tone up your muscles. Some exercises are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, April 9 – Pool balls are racked up again by the women pool players beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a highly acclaimed movie about the author of “Mary Poppins” titled, “Saving Mr. Banks.” A 1:00 p.m. men’s pool tournament will be held at the Center and you are welcome to join the friendly competition.

         Thursday, April 10 – The weather is finally getting warmer and it is time to get in shape. Check out the free exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit offered at the Center at 9:30 a.m. It will give you a good workout and stretching of those muscles. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, April 11 – Popular Friday morning activities are women’s pool playing and painting in the art class. These begin at 9:30 a.m.  Exercise equipment is also available for use. Remember the birthday pot-luck luncheon begins at 12:00 noon. Afternoon lunch games begin and consist of; canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker.

         Game champions announced for the past week were: for social bridge; Lynn Fent, 1st, and Norma Burk, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners: Lionel Raff and Al Perry; Camille Johnston and Terry Miller all tied for first and second place. A men’s 8-ball pool tournament was held and the champion was Fred Seamans. The popular Wii bowling also had a champion, which was Dennis Morrow.

Tax Assistance Continues


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center is still offering help with your income tax, but it is drawing close to an end. The free service is provided by AARP trained preparers. This will continue every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., only until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up an April calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends.

        Monday, Mar. 31 –Women pool players get started playing several rounds of 8-ball after the doors open at 9:30 a.m. An art class comes in during the same time. They bring their own supplies and offer creative ideas to each other. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, April 1 – Exercise is important for any age, so try out the free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise program offered at the Center every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. It offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen and tone up your muscles. Some exercises are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, April 2 – The pool sticks are picked up again by the women pool players as they take aim beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a high action, Academy Award nominated movie titled, “Gravity

         Thursday, April 3 – It is spring time and time to think about getting in shape. Check out the free exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit offered at the Center at 9:30 a.m. It will give you a good workout and stretching of those muscles. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, April 4 – Popular Friday morning activities are women’s pool playing and painting in the art class. These begin at 9:30 a.m.  Exercise equipment is also available for use. Afternoon games consist of; canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker.

         Game champions announced for the past week were: for social bridge; Lynn Fent, 1st, and Cloyann Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners: Lionel Raff and Al Perry, 1st; and Murna Raff and Sehan El Sherif, 2nd.

Defensive Driving Class to be held


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will offer a free defensive driving class on Monday, March 24 from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. An instructor from Meridian Technical Center will teach the class. Everyone will receive a certificate after class that can be taken to your vehicle insurance provider to see if you qualify for a discount.  Also, another free service offered is the income tax assistance provided by AARP trained preparers. This will continue every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. A presentation, “Navigating the Senior Network”, will take place on Wednesday, March 26 at 2:00 p.m. at the Center. Representatives from different senior service providers will be present for discussions and Q&A’s. They want to help find solutions that can improve your quality of life. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a March calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Also, please remember during inclement weather if the Stillwater Public Schools are closed the Senior Activity Center will also be closed.

        Monday, Mar. 24 – Monday morning will be busy starting at 9:30 a.m. Women pool players get started playing several rounds of 8-ball. An art class comes in during the same time. They bring their own supplies and offer creative ideas to each other. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Also, the special defensive driving class will take place starting at 9:45 a.m. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, Mar. 25 – Sit ‘n Be Fit is a free exercise program offered at the Center every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. It offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen and tone up your muscles. Some exercises are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, Mar. 26 – The pool sticks are picked up again by the women pool players as they take aim beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a basketball movie based on a true event titled, “Glory Road”. Also, remember the “Navigating the Senior Network” discussion groups will be here at 2:00 p.m. Plan to attend to learn about resources that can help ease the stress of finding solutions that seniors face in life.

         Thursday, Mar. 27 – It is spring time and time to think about getting in shape. Check out the free exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit offered at the Center at 9:30 a.m. It will give you a good workout and stretching of those muscles. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, Mar. 28 – Popular Friday morning activities are women’s pool playing and painting in the art class. These begin at 9:30 a.m.  Exercise equipment is also available for use. Afternoon games consist of; canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker. A men’s pool tournament will be held during the afternoon, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Come join the fun!

         Game champions announced for the past week were: for social bridge; Penny Sizemore, 1st, and Barbara Geiser, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winners: Charles Foreman and Jane Anderson, 1st; and Penny Sizemore and Lucy Robinson, 2nd. Texas Hold’em players were back at their game and winners during the week were: Chestine Crane and Lula Mae Davis. A men’s pool tournament was also held and the winner was Vic Berryman.

March Birthdays to be celebrated


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold a pot-luck luncheon to celebrate participant’s March birthdays. The luncheon will take place Friday, March 14 at 12:00 noon. You are welcome to bring a food dish to share or pay $3/person and enjoy the delicious food and great conversations. Free income tax assistance from AARP trained preparers continues every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a March calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Also, please remember during inclement weather if the Stillwater Public Schools are closed the Senior Activity Center will also be closed. Mark your calendars for Monday, March 24, 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. if you need to take a defensive driving class. One will be offered then at the Center. Sign up now!

        Monday, Mar. 10 – Women’s pool playing and an art class take up the time during Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. The women pool players enjoy several rounds of friendly competitive 8-ball. The art class gets together on Monday and Friday mornings during the same time. They bring their own supplies and offer suggestive ideas for each other. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, Mar. 11 – Join the free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit, it begins at 9:30 a.m. and offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen your muscles. Some are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, Mar. 12 – Pool sticks are out again as the women pool players get ready to practice their shots, starting at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a romantic adventure entitled, “When Calls the Heart”.

         Thursday, Mar. 13 – If you are ready to get off the couch and get some exercise come try out the exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit. It begins at 9:30 a.m. It will give you a good workout and stretching of those muscles. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, Mar. 14 – Popular Friday morning activities are women’s pool playing and painting in the art class. These begin at 9:30 a.m.  Exercise equipment is also available for use. At 12:00 noon March birthdays will be celebrated with a pot-luck luncheon. After lunch, games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker are played.

          Winners announced last week were: for social bridge; Norma Burk and Jean Herndon both tied for 1st, and Anna Cooper was 2nd.  Duplicate bridge winning partners: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st, and Betty Lowrey and Patricia Logan, 2nd. A men’s pool tournament was held with Wayne Vinson, 1st and Jack Ventris, 2nd.  

Monday, March 3, 2014

Tax Help Available at the Senior Center


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will continue to offer the free income tax assistance from AARP trained preparers every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., February 3 until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a March calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Also, please remember during inclement weather if the Stillwater Public Schools are closed the Senior Activity Center will also be closed. Mark your calendars for Monday, March 24, 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. if you need to take a defensive driving class. One will be offered then at the Center. Sign up now!

        Monday, Mar. 3 – Monday mornings at 9:30 a.m. women pool players join up forces for some fun competitive rounds of 8-ball. Also, an artist’s group gets together on Monday and Friday mornings during the same time. They bring their own supplies and offer suggestive ideas for each other. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, Mar. 4 –The Center offers a free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit, that begins at 9:30 a.m. and offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen your muscles. Some are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, Mar. 5 – The women pool players are at it again starting at 9:30 a.m.  Also, Wii bowling is played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. They have a really good time. Come check it out! The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a comedy entitled, “The Gods Must Be Crazy”.

         Thursday, Mar. 6 – Come limber up with the exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit. It begins at 9:30 a.m. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, Mar. 7 – Pool playing and painting are activities that are popular on Friday mornings starting at 9:30 a.m. The women pool players have a good time lining up their shots and sharing friendly conversations. The painters will be at it again, also. Bring your painting supplies and get creative. Exercise equipment is also available for use. During the afternoon, games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, and pool or snooker are played.

          Winners announced last week were: for social bridge; Penny Liang Sizemore, 1st; and Dollie McClary, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winning partners: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st, and Lucy Robinson, Penny Liang Sizemore, 2nd. Texas Hold’em winner for last week was Lula Mae Davis.

Book Review at the Senior Center


        The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will hold a book review for the, One Book One Community, book read. This will be presented by, Pat Jaynes on Thursday, February 27 at 10:30 a.m. The book is titled, “Fahrenheit 451 by author Ray Bradbury. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Center also offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. You can participate in: card games, exercise class, art class, pool and snooker, bingo, line dancing, Wii games, exercise equipment, movies, and a music night. Also, the Center will be hosting free income tax assistance by AARP trained tax preparers every Monday through Thursday mornings, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., February 3 until April 15. It is a first come first serve basis. Sign in when you arrive. Bring your last year’s tax return if possible and all other necessary information and identification. Stop by 1015 E. 12th Ave. or call 405-747-8080 for more information. Make sure to pick up a February calendar of events when you stop by. Hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m. and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for music night. The facility is closed on weekends. Also, please remember with the weather changes coming, if the Stillwater Public Schools are closed the Senior Activity Center will also be closed.

        Monday, Feb. 24 – Women pool players come join the group on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings at 9:30 a.m. They enjoy several rounds of 8-ball and share lots of laughs together. Also, an artist’s group gets together on Monday and Friday mornings during the same time. They bring their own supplies and offer suggestive ideas for each other. The income tax preparers also arrive by then ready to help until 12:00 noon. Exercise equipment that includes a treadmill, two exercise bikes, and a weight set are available for use, too. The afternoon brings out bridge and canasta players, and pool shooters.

        Tuesday, Feb. 25 – If it is time for you to get in shape try out the free exercise class called, Sit ‘n Be Fit, offered at the Center. The class begins at 9:30 a.m. and offers a low impact, 45 minute workout that helps strengthen your muscles. Some are done while sitting and others are done while standing next to your chair utilizing hand weights, stretch bands, and bouncing balls. Afterwards, stay and practice some boot scootin’ line dancing. This will get you a really good workout!  Tax assistance continues during the morning. In the afternoon, games include; canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes, pitch, pool/snooker and jig-saw puzzle solving. 

         Wednesday, Feb. 26 –Women pool players get together again at 9:30 a.m. for some friendly fellowshipping and fun competition.  Also, Wii games are played on Wednesday morning at the same opening time. The tax preparers are busily working up tax returns. Then, in the afternoon games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, pool and snooker are played along with an afternoon movie, at 2:00 p.m. The movie for this week is a high action drama entitled, “White House Down”; starring, Jamie Fox.

         Thursday, Feb 27 –Check out the exercise class called Sit ‘n Be Fit. It begins at 9:30 a.m. AARP income tax help is still available, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. If you would like some more exercise, stay after class and join the line dancing group that meets at 10:30 a.m. They really get to moving and can work up a sweat while having fun. Remember the 10:30 a.m. book review on the book, “Fahrenheit 451”. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta, dominoes, pool or snooker. At 2:00 p.m. a wild game of bingo takes place. Everyone is a winner. Don’t miss out on the fun!

         Friday, Feb. 28 – Pool playing and painting are activities that are popular on Friday mornings starting at 9:30 a.m. The women pool players have a good time lining up their shots and sharing friendly conversations. The painters will be at it again, also. Bring your painting supplies and get creative. Exercise equipment is also available for use. During the afternoon, games of canasta, Texas Hold’em, and a men’s pool tournament will be played.

          Winners announced last week were: for social bridge; Dollie McClary, 1st; and Patricia Logan, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winning partners: Al Perry and Lionel Raff, 1st, and Lucy Robinson, Penny Sizemore, Murna Raff, and Seham El Sharif; all tied for 2nd. Winner of the men’s pool tournament was, Vic Berryman. Wii bowling was played and the one with the highest score was Dennis Morrow and next high was Louella Harshman.