Crochet & Knitting
Every Thursday, 10 a.m.
Whether you want to learn or already know how, join us for crocheting and knitting. Bring your own supplies or we have some for you.
Monday-Friday, 8:30-9 a.m.
Grab a cup of coffee and chat with your friends, new and old.
One Foot in Front of the Other
Pick up a kit in July
Ready to change up your routine a little. Pick up a kit of a July calendar and stickers at the front desk. Fill in the goal number of days in July you are going to walk/workout and for how long. Then give yourself a sticker on each day you meet your goal. Write your name on the calendar and turn it into Annette by August 6. A random drawing from all the completed calendars will take place for a small prize. Kits will be available on the first of each month.
Book Club Meeting
Tuesday, July 6, 1 p.m.
Join Laurie McKee from the Little Elm Public Library to discuss the books that the club has chosen.
July Book - "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah
August Book - "The Devil in the White City" by Erik Larson
Tuesday, July 6, 2 p.m.: The Courier - PG-13 (1hr 51min)
A true-life spy thriller, the story of an unassuming British businessman Greville Wynne (Benedict Cumberbatch) recruited into one of the greatest international conflicts in history. At the behest of the UK's MI-6 and a CIA operative (Rachel Brosnahan), he forms a covert, dangerous partnership with a Soviet officer in an effort to provide crucial intelligence needed to prevent a nuclear confrontation and defuse the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Tuesday, July 20, 2 p.m.: The Father - PG-13 (1hr 37min)
A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality. Stars Anthony Hopkins.
Vitamin B12 Shots
Wednesday, July 21, 10-10:30 a.m.
Every third Wednesday of the month, ProSalutem provides an on-site B12 shot.
Senior Talent Showcase
Saturday, July 24, 10 a.m.-noon
We have a talented community of seniors and we want to give them an opportunity to share with everyone. Singers, dancers, authors, and other performers are invited to perform, but we aren't stopping there. We want to display quilts, jewelry, paintings, doilies, and other hand crafted items that our talented seniors create. Ask for an application at the front desk of the Senior Center by July 9, and save the date for a fun day.
Thursday, July 8, 10 a.m.
Lend a helping hand by helping assemble ChemoCare bags to be distributed to brighten and lighten the load being felt by women going through chemotherapy. No sewing experience necessary.
Tuesday, July 20, 1 p.m.
Join us for birthday cupcakes and ice cream as we celebrate this months birthdays.
noon Card Pickup
12:30 p.m. Games Start
We are back inside and will be using paper cards, so bring your daubers or highlighters if you have them. Each set of cards will be $3 and will allow you to play 3 cards at once. Snacks and drinks will not be served but you can bring your own prepackaged drinks and snacks.
Need a chuckle at the end of your week? We have a suggestion. Check out our Senior Facebook page on Friday's for our joke of the week. Have a joke you want to share? Email it to Annette. Videos or written are both accepted. Each week a random joke from staff or members will be featured on the page. Come on and share your silly side with us all!
Matter of Balance - Must RSVP
Thursdays, August 5 - September 23, 12:30-2 p.m.
Presented by Area Agency of Aging
Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. "Matter of Balance" is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. "Matter of Balance" is a FREE fall-prevention program that consists of eight workshops, so please plan on being at all workshops when you sign-up.
Through this program you will learn to:
- View falls as controllable
- Set goals for increasing activity
- Make changes to reduce fall risks at home
- exercise to increase strength and balance
Who should attend:
- Anyone concerned about falls
- Anyone interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength
- Anyone who has fallen in the past
- Anyone who has restricted activities because of falling concerns