Ready to Spring into a set of new activities now that it is getting warmer?
How about getting in shape for the Summer? We have Senior Fitness classes that includes weight training and Pilates and is geared towards each individual's needs. The classes will be held on Tuesday Nights at 6 p.m. or Weds at 8:30 a.m. If you are a "working senior," think about the 6 p.m. class on Tuesday. Get rid of stress and get in shape all at the same time.
How about getting rid of all that WINTER STRESS? We have Qigong on Mondays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. It helps your mind, body and spirit to relax and feel free. It also is good for balance so you can minimize the likelihood of falling. On Thursday AMs from 9-10 we have CHAIR YOGA. Have trouble getting up off the mat, NO PROBLEM. We use chairs not mats. It's relaxing and helps with your flexibility
Need to start getting your mind in shape? How about Wii Jeopardy? A chance to have some fun, exercise your mind and experience some painless competition. Wii Jeopardy is held on Weds afternoons from 1:30 to 2:30. Sign-up NOW. Will you be the 2013 Wii Jeopardy champ. Its fun to play and fun to watch. Stop by and see what you are missing.
The Senior Lunch is on Weds., March 20, at 11 a.m. and we may have a surprise Chef!! (can you say SPACO Chef?).The Senior Breakfast is on Monday, March 25. Wonderful food at a low price.
We have BINGO 3 times/month. In addition to after the monthly lunch, we will now also be playing on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 2 p.m. Same rules, same games same fun! If you are the creative type, try Painting classes. You can paint in Oil or Water; you can have instruction or just use the time to paint on your own. It's your call. Willa Desousa, a former high school Art Teacher will work with you at what ever level of skill you have and help you attain a higher level of artistic capability. Tuesdays from 1-3 PM.
Rag Rug Crocheting is on Mondays from 11a.m. to 1 p.m.
As always, we have Wii bowling on Monday's from 1-4 p.m. and Thursday's from 10 a.m. to noon. Card time is hot. Every Monday from 1-4 p.m. stop by and play Rummy, Canasta or Cribbage with friends or make new friends. There is Bridge every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Forgot how to bid? No problem, stop by, watch, play, learn and enjoy. We also have Mexican Train Dominos on Tuesday 10 a.m. A new and exciting way to play Dominos.
Don't forget the Drop-in Café on Tuesday-Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon. A comfortable and relaxing place to have coffee, meet friends and enjoy some time away from home. Also, we have Nails by Kendra on Tuesdays.
We have a Senior Information Session on Monday, March 11, at 10 a.m. This month the session will be on "How to protect yourself legally." Local Attorney Greg Bascomb will be talking.
The Pizza and Movie for March will be on the 6th. The movie is The Most Exotic Marigold Hotel, which follows a group of British retirees who decide to outsource their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Enticed by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and bolstered with visions of a life of leisure, they arrive to find the palace a shell of its former self. Though the new environment is less luxurious than imagined, they are forever transformed by their shared experiences, discovering that life and love can begin again when you let go of the past. The Cast includes: Julie Christie Judi Dench Tom Wilkinson, Peter O'Toole, Dev Patel and Maggie Smith
Seems like a busy time at the center. See you there?