Senior citizens news

June 27th, 2015 1:48 am

First Posted: 6/27/2013

Falls Active Adult Center

The Falls Active Adult Center sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne/Wyoming Counties invites anyone 55+ to the following activites:

Mondays: 10 to 11:30 a.m. - Wii bowling competition with Tunkhannock center ( alternating sites).

Mondays: 1 to 2 p.m. - Crocheting Club (all levels welcome).

Tuesdays and Fridays: 11 to 11:45 a.m. - “Healthy Steps” exercise program.T his program is designed to improve balance and strenghten muscles to help with fall prevention.

Wednesdays: 10 to 10:45 a.m. - Walking group.

Wednesdays: 1 to 2 p.m. - Garden Club.

Tuesdays: Brain games at lunch.

Thursdays: Nutrition talks at lunch.

Thursday, July 11 - Free blood pressure screening by Susan Anderson from Golden Living Center.

Friday, July 12th - Drum Circle led by drummer Al Cabral from 12:4 to 2 p.m. You don’t need any experience to participate.

Monday, July 15 - Vocal Accord Barbershop Quartet in concert at 1 p.m.

Wednesday, July 17- 10 a.m. to noon, Japanese Brush Writing. Class given by Atsuko McHale. This class is followed with July birthday celebration at lunch.

Thursday, July 25 - Country Western Day lunch and party.

Cosmopolitan Seniors

The Cosmopolitan Seniors next meeting is at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6 in St. Anthony’s Center. Hosts/hostesses are Florence Aquilina, Irene Kovaleski, John Kovaleski, Bill Kull, Mary Ann Kull and Irene Parini.

A trip to Sands Casino is scheduled for Wednesday, July 11 with a $35 rebate and pickups in Exeter and Pittston. Non-members welcome.

Details can be obtained from Johanna at 655-2720.