The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will be closed Friday, December 31 for the New Year holiday. Also, Thursday’s music night on December 30, will not be held due to the holiday. Regular center hours are: Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. 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. Stop by 1015 E. 12th or call 747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up a January calendar of events.
Monday, Dec. 27– Women’s pool and oil painting class start the week off at 9:30 a.m. Also, a Wii gaming system is always ready to set up for you to try. Exercise equipment is available for senior use such as; a treadmill, exercise bikes, a weight machine, and a ping pong table. Afternoon gets busy with bridge, canasta, pitch, pool, dominoes, Mexican Train dominoes, and puzzle solving.
Tuesday, Dec. 28 – Work off your holiday calories by joining the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class. It meets every Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Chairs are provided for each person during the 45-minute, low impact exercise workout. Some exercises are done while sitting and some are done while standing by a chair. Bouncing balls, hand weights, and stretch bands are incorporated in to the exercises for an extensive workout. At 10:30 a.m. you can stay and continue your exercise while playing a variety of games on the Wii system or try some ping-pong. Tuesday afternoon activities include games such as; duplicate bridge, Mexican Train dominoes, canasta, pitch, Skipbo, puzzle solving, and dominoes. A representative from Veteran’s Affairs comes in on Tuesdays, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. to help with any questions or paperwork you may have pertaining to veteran’s assistance.
Wednesday, Dec. 29 – The sound of pool balls scattering and dropping in to the pockets can be heard Wednesday morning starting at 9:30 a.m. for women’s pool. Ping-pong and Wii interactive games are also available for some fun times. Activities for the afternoon include; canasta, pool, dominoes, Texas Hold’em, pitch, puzzle solving, and a movie. The movie, “Snow Walker”, will be shown at 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 30 – Time to exercise again with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class at 9:30 a.m. After the exercise class, stay and have a good time bowling with the Wii or try the WiiFit system for some fun exercise. Also, a ping pong table is available for a game of laughter. Then in the afternoon you can join in games of canasta, social bridge, pool, pitch, dominoes, puzzle solving. Music night will not be held due to the New Year holiday.
Friday, Dec. 31– Center is closed.Last weeks winners for rubber bridge were: , 1st, and , 2nd. Social bridge winners were: Lynn Fent, 1st, and Cloyann Fent, 2nd. Duplicate bridge players got together and the winning partners of the group were: Jerry Koelsch and Murna Raff, 1st; and Treca Adams and Norma Burk, 2nd. The Texas Hold’em champions of the week were Sue Adams and Don Loret