Senior Services Activities

Arts & Crafts

Watercolor lessons with Bivenne Harvey Staiger: Winter Dates!! Held on Tuesday mornings at the Senior Center from 9:30 a.m. to noon in our lower level. Please email bivenne@yahoo.com for full details regarding classes and dates of new 6-week sessions. January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21.

Crafting with Tracy, and Alexis too!: Join us on the 4th Monday monthly at 10:00 a.m. Advanced registration required. The next craft date will be January 23rd and the craft project will be a winter-theme!

Coupons for Troops: Keep your hands and mind busy while helping our Troops! Help cut out manufacturer’s coupons, which will be donated to our overseas and domestic military families. The military accepts coupons up to 6 months expired. If you are interested, call or stop by on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. Please consider donating coupons as well & drop them off at the Senior Center mailbox; they will be greatly appreciated!

Events

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Exercise Classes

Syncocize Exercise with Sue!: Follow dynamic, easy, yet powerful cardio dance fitness choreography that will torch calories as you maintain balance, create muscle definition, and build strength when you DANCE with POWER for STRENGTH!  Class is held Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. The fee is $5.00 per class or you may use the tip jar if you are unable to pay the $5.00.  Come join in on this fun and energetic class!  

NEW! SyncoCize II: BEGINNING JANUARY 2023! Monday mornings, 45-minute class, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Core and Balance.

 

Stretch & Flex: Seated exercise class is on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bring your own weights or you may borrow some from the Center.

 

Light Aerobics: M/W/F 9:30 to 10:30 held at the Senior Center.  All classes are open to men and women!

 

Beginner Exercise Tap Class: (Seated or Standing- up to you!) - Join Alicia Currier on Tuesday’s at 1:30 p.m. in our lower level large room for a thirty-minute exercise tap class! Please pre-register. Pay by the month.

Tai Chi Qigong Combo Class with Lisa Gibson: RETURNING IN DECEMBER! Tai Chi and Qigong, centuries-old exercise and healing practices, use slow, graceful movements and breathing techniques to improve your physical and mental well-being. This session will be on Wednesday’s from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.: MONTHLY Sessions cost $20 ($5/week). A minimum of 7 participants is required for the class to run.

 

*New! Cardio Drumming: Learn some easy martial arts moves to the seated drum, while working on your core and cardio! December 8th at 10:15 a.m.!

Games

Scrabble: is played on Thursdays, at 1:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.


Setback: Tuesdays at 1:00pm. All are welcome!


Bridge: is played at the Center the 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month at 12:30 p.m. If you are interested in joining in, give us a call or stop in at the Center. (Subject to change due to holiday schedules).


Mah Jongg: is played at the Center on Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 
 
 

NEW Programs

*NEW! Family History Fun, with Ken Doney! This Free and Easy monthly program allows you to find your ancestors/lineage on your smart device, laptop, or on one of our iPads! Ken teaches you how to utilize this avenue to find some family history! Friday, December 9th, 10:30 a.m. 

*NEW - REIKI SESSIONS WITH LINDA HADDAD OF LOTUS REIKI: First Wednesday of every month. December 7th from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Pls. Register by emailing lotusreiki@gmail.com!

 

**NEW - TECHNOLOGY BASICS WITH CAMILLE AND MARLEY! Friday, December 16th at 10:30 a.m. Learn some basics - bring your smart devices, or register ahead to borrow one with Lynn!

**NEW - Cardio Drumming!:Thursday, Dec. 8th at 10:15 a.m.

*NEW! Movie & Popcorn - Wednesday, December 21st, 2:00 p.m.: Viewer's Choice of a Holiday movie. 

 

Massage with Joanie on the Spot, LLC.: Monday, Dec. 19th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Last appointment is at 3 p.m.). $50 per hour. Third Monday, RSVP - Joanie at 860-301-6507.

 

Dulcimer Class with Carolyn Brodginski: Tuesday, December 27th at 6pm! $10. Progressive class. Please register/pay by Nov. 21st.

 

HOLIDAY PARTY: Thursday, December 15 at 11:30 a.m. Food by Primavera and music by Jim Harkins! Limited Seating.

 

 

 

Shopping/Hiking/Lunch/Trips

                                                 SENIOR CENTER TRIPS NOVEMBER 2022

Aqua Turf Glen Miller Orchestra and Lunch: Wednesday, December 7th. Depart from the Senior Center at 10:45 a.m.. Ride fee is $5.00. SOLD OUT!

Trip - Forest Park Lights and Sophies for Supper: Tuesday, Dec. 6th. We will depart from the Senior Center at 4:00 p.m. $5 Ride Fee PLUS a $3 Lights entrance fee. Supper is pay on your own.

Trip - Christmas Tree Shop and Olive Garden: Wednesday, December 14th. We will depart from the Senior Center at 10:30 a.m. $5 Ride Fee. Lunch is pay on your own.

Trip - The Bushnell - Travelers Chorale: Thursday, December 15th. We will depart from the Senior Center at 6:15 p.m. $5 Ride Fee. 

 
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