Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Hosting Ponca City Pool Tournament this week!

The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will host a coed pool tournament between Stillwater seniors and Ponca City Senior Center pool players, Thursday, April 26 at 1:00 p.m. Center 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. Stop by 1015 E. 12th or call 747-8080 for more information and make sure to pick up an April calendar of events. Monday, April 23 – Come join the women pool players at 9:30 a.m. or the artist’s group that meets at the same time. In the afternoon at 1:00 p.m. games of; rubber bridge, canasta, dominoes, pool, and Mexican train dominoes, are played. Tuesday, April 24 – On Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. you will find a free exercise class called Sit’n Be Fit going on. This class is a 45-minute workout where chairs are provided for each person. Some exercises are done while sitting and some are done while standing by your chair. Bouncing balls, hand weights, and stretch bands are incorporated in to the exercises for an extensive workout. Wii games and ping pong are always available for a fun time, too. Afternoon activities include games such as; duplicate bridge, Mexican Train dominoes, canasta, pitch, Skipbo, puzzle solving, snooker, pool and dominoes. A representative from Veteran’s Affairs comes in on Tuesdays, from 1:00-2:45 p.m. to help with any questions or paperwork you may have pertaining to veteran’s assistance. Wednesday, April 25 – Women’s pool time takes place again at 9:30 a.m. Wii interactive games and ping pong are also available for participation. Afternoon games that usually begin at 1:00 p.m. include; canasta, dominoes, pool, Texas Hold’em, pitch, and puzzle solving. The drama and musical movie, “Lifted”, will be shown at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 26 – Try some stretching and toning with the free Sit’n Be Fit exercise class offered at 9:30 a.m. Afterwards, Wii Fit is available to use. This is an interactive game system that challenges and can help improve your balance. At 1:00 p.m. you can join in games of canasta, dominoes, social bridge, pitch, pool, snooker, and puzzle solving. At 2:00 p.m. bingo will be called. Thursday evenings the Center’s doors reopen at 5:30 p.m. for Music Night. The musicians tune up their instruments and start some good ol’ country tunes at 6:00 p.m. Friday, April 27 –The women arrive to practice their pool shots and the painting class participates practice their artistic skills at 9:30 a.m. There is exercise equipment, Wii games, and a ping pong table all available for use, too. Afternoon games include: canasta, pool, snooker, pitch, Texas Hold’em, dominoes, and a puzzle is out waiting for someone to find the missing pieces. Last weeks winners of rubber bridge were: Orlean Hunter, 1st and Wally Reynolds, 2nd. Social bridge winners were: Cloyann Fent, 1st ; and Lew Taylor, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winning partners were: Treca Baer and Norma Burk, 1st; and Betty Abenante and Murna Raff, 2nd. Texas Hold’em winner of the week was: Allen Shields.

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