Programs

Programs – The Senior Center plans events on a monthly basis. Below is a listing for what generally occurs. For more details on events not listed below, check the Calendar Section and/or the News Section.

Fitness – Participants can trial any class without obligation. Please notify the Senior Center office if you are trialing a class.

All participants are encouraged to participate at their level of fitness/comfort. Any physical concerns are to be addressed to your personal physician. Questions about modifying the routines are to be directed to your instructor. All instructors are CPR certified and qualified in the class they are teaching.

Classes that utilize the Pass System: With the Pass System, the participant purchases a card which has a specific number of classes on it that must be used within one year of purchase. The Pass must be brought to every class. Attendance will be tracked and when your “punches” are used, a new pass must be purchased.

Classes that are Session Based: These classes will have a specific start and end date. Participants can elect to attend all of the classes or half of the classes. Class sessions typically run for 2 months.

Music Classes – Explore your creative side and challenge yourself mentally by learning to play an instrument.

Education/Enrichment Classes – Learn new skills in the areas of the arts, technology, health and more.  Through education develop and help maintain your mental abilities as well as enhance your self-esteem and creative needs. Explore and develop your interests.

Cards/GamesA variety of choices for group play and individual play. Promotes mental stimulation and provides for socialization. They stimulate memory, attention skills and have great social interaction which works on many parts of the brain.  Our games programs include a variety of levels from basic to more challenging options.

Social Scene – The Senior Center plans, often with meals, events that are offered to provide socialization and entertainment. Any excuse for a party is considered whether it be to celebrate a National Holiday or just to have some fun. A regional dinner dance is held annually also to allow for socializing with friends from the other towns in the county.

Health Services – These services are provided to help older adults age at home and stay as well as possible.  Everyone is encouraged to take advantage of the programs.

Nutrition Services – The Senior Nutrition Program, administered by TVCCA, offers nutritious meals on Tuesday through Friday at 11:45am. You must register for a lunch at least 24 hours in advance.

    OVER THE HILL GANG Hiking on Fridays

    Couple Hiking

    Fri mornings starting September 7th through October 26th

    Time: 9am

    For a list of hikes come to the Senior Center.
    Hikes are local and away.  We will transport for away hikes @ $5pp.

    Directions will be provided. Call to register and for more information.

    Wear sturdy shoes – Bring a bottle of water, snack, sunscreen & bug spray.

     

    5th ANNUAL PIG ROAST @ McCOOK’S POINT PARK – September 5th

    Entertainment provided by: Michael Ciulla “Songs for Seniors”

    Roast Pork – 3 Bean Salad – Potato Salad

    Corned Bread – Watermelon

    Cost: $10pp

    Wednesday, September 5th

    Lunch served at 2pm

    Registration has begun

    Must register by August 31st

     

    STORM PREPAREDNESS SERIES – Wednesdays in August

    Time: 10am

    Wed, August 1st:

    Be stormed prepared

    Wed, August 8th: 

    Getting your go-pack ready: financial records and important household papers

    Wed, August 15th:

    Stocking up – preparing your emergency food supply

    Must register

     

    BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL – Friday, July 27th

    Time: 11:45am

    Enjoy our savory sausage, onions & pepper grinders, pasta salad, and
    sparkling BLUEBERRY LEMONADE! Dessert provided by Crescent Point.
    Bbingo to follow at 1pm.

    Registration begins Jul 2nd
    Must register by Jul 24th
    $6 Fee