The City of Stillwater Senior Activity Center will be closed Tuesday, January 1 for New Years. The Center offers many fun activities to keep participants, age 50 and over, busy. Stop by 1015 E. 12th or call 747-8080 for more information on activities offered and make sure to pick up a January calendar of events. 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, if you are interested in joining a bridge group, social or duplicate, at the Center, please call the number given to receive information on how to join.
Monday, December 31 – The Center will be open regular hours today. Women’s pool time will take place along with the painting group getting together at 9:30 a.m. Afternoon activities start around 1:00 p.m. which include: bridge, canasta, pool, snooker, dominoes, and puzzle solving.
Tuesday, January 1 – The Center is closed.
Wednesday, January 2 – Regular hours resume Wednesday morning. The women pool players warm up their pool sticks again at 9:30 a.m. A Wii interactive game set and a ping pong table are also available for use. Exercise equipment which includes a treadmill, exercise bikes, and a weight machine are available, also. Afternoon games begin around 1:00 p.m. which include; canasta, dominoes, Texas Hold’em, pitch, pool and snooker. A puzzle is always out waiting for someone to find a piece. The movie, “New Year’s Eve,” will be shown at 2:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 3 – Work off those extra holiday calories at 9:30 a.m. with the Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class. Afterwards, you can play some Wii games or ping pong. Also, a group of line dancers sometimes stay and have a good time stepping in time to the music. At 1:00 p.m. afternoon games such as: canasta, dominoes, social bridge, pool, snooker, and puzzle solving, get started. At 2:00 p.m. bingo is called. A lot of laughs are always shared during this time. Don’t miss out on the good times. Thursday evening, the doors open back up at 5:30 p.m. for a night of music. The musicians get set up and tuned up and start some good ol’ country tunes at 6:00 p.m. Come tap your toes with everybody!
Friday, January 4 – The women pool players and the painting group meet up again starting at 9:30 a.m. Exercise equipment is available for use, along with a ping pong table or Wii player. During the afternoon enjoy games of cards, pool, snooker, Texas Hold’em, dominoes, and puzzle solving. A men’s pool tournament will be held at 1:00 p.m. Come join the competition.
Last weeks winners of bridge were: Janetta Loper, 1st; and Norma Burk, 2nd. Duplicate bridge winning partners were, Murna Raff and Seham El Sharef and Lucy Robinson and Penny Sizemore; all tied for 1st. Texas Hold’em champion for the week was: Maxine Morgan.