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.

    Summer Stock Pop-up Theater @ McCook’s Park Band Shell

    August 6th and 7th at 6:00pm

     

    See the Theater Under the Shell Players in Ken Ludwig’s Comedy “Moon Over Buffalo”

    Directed by Joyce Beauvais

    Bring your lawn chair, blanket and dinner

    $20pp donation taken at the show

     

    AARP Mature Driver Safety Class

    Wednesday, August 3rd from 9:15am-1:15pm

     

    The AARP Smart Driver course is the nation’s first refresher course specifically designed for drivers age 50 and older. In many states, drivers may benefit from a discount on their auto insurance premium upon completing the course. Contact your insurance company to find out. And you will learn something new along the way. In fact, an evaluation of the course found that 97% of participants changed at least one driving habit as a result of what they learned.

     

    $20 for AARP member $25 for non-AARP member

    Register with the Senior Center office. Payment due upon registration.

    Tie Dye Party

    Thursday, August 18th at 11:00am

     

    Bring in your own white t-shirt and we will take a trip to the 60’s and create some tie dye fun.

    Registration begins Aug 1st. Register by Aug 11th.

    Over The Hill Gang Planning Meeting

    Friday, August 5th at 9:00am

     

    Join your hiking friends to plan the Fall 2022 schedule. Come with your ideas or if you are interested in leading a hike.

    Not part of the Gang yet? Come and meet everyone and learn about the fun hikes they are planning for the fall.

    Registration is now open.

    Massage Therapy

    Wednesday, August 10th and Wednesday, August 24th from 1:00-4:00pm

     

    You can reserve a 25-minute appointment for $27 or a 55-minute appointment for $54.

    New fee goes into effect in Sep. $30 for 25-minute appointment and $60 for a 55-minute appointment.

    Register with the Senior Center.
    Payment is due at time of reservation.