Winter Olympic Games for Seniors

In celebration of the 2018 Winter Olympics, customers had the opportunity to show off talents and good sportsmanship.  Members were split into teams of different countries and tried out several games.  Discus toss (ring toss), Ice wars (melting an ice cube with a frozen penny inside by using a straw), snowball toss (throwing marshmallows into holes for points) […]

Christmas Dance 2017

Decorated Cookies (decorated by our ladies’ group), cocoa, punch and dancing!  What a festive way to celebrate the holidays with friends.  We had a DJ spin some dancing tunes mixed with some Christmas songs young and old.  Our ladies’ sewing group also made handmade fleece scarves for everyone.Loretta Neubert entertained us with a beautiful hula dance […]

Halloween Dance

                    Music from the 70s and 80s and favorite Halloween themed songs (remember Monster Mash?) played throughout our Halloween dance party.  We were thoroughly entertained by a wonderful DJ to keep us moving on Halloween.  Most people dressed in costume, but EVERYONE had a great time dancing and swaying to […]

Steps for Preventing Falls in Older Adults

Steps for Preventing Falls in Older Adults

September is National Falls Prevention month.  Senior Centers, Inc. some tremendous exercise classes to help the older adult with falls prevention:  Matter of Balance, Tai Chi, chair exercise class, walking program and our new class called “Roll the Dice”.  Roll the Dice brings a variety of different exercises to the same class time to prevent boredom.  Just […]

Sewing Class

Sewing Class

Some of our seniors have been taking a basic sewing class—learning how to thread the sewing machine, practicing straight and zigzag stitches, laying out a pattern, cutting a pattern, and sewing together all the pieces to make an apron. With their aprons finished, and the class will be moving on to making a shoe organizer.