Programs A - G

*Due to COVID19 all active 50+ program dates are tentative at this time.


Program Information

All Active 50+ programs are held at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street, unless otherwise noted.

Programs

Adventures in Craftdom 

In October, you will create an adorable small canvas that can sit on a table or hang on the wall.  You will paint and stamp on the canvas for the background; then, you put together a Santoro Gorjuss Girl paper doll and embellish the canvas to create an adorable scene. 

In November, you will create a beautiful 22 inch 2-strand necklace, with a magnetic clasp, using recycled glass that has been tumbled to look like beach glass.

Registration required as availability is limited.

  • Tuesday, October 19 and November 9
  • 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • October --$10 fee to be paid day of class to instructor 
  • November $15 fee to be paid day of class to instructor

Birthday Celebrations

It’s time to party! If anyone deserves a birthday party, it's a senior citizen who has lived a rich, full life. Everyone is invited to attend and enjoy the celebration. It does not have to be your birth month to attend. (24 available enrollments)

  • Friday, October 1
  • 1:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Free!

Card-ology

In this make and take card making class. You will create one or two beautiful greeting cards each month.  There will be cards designed for you—but you are welcome to add your own twist when you want. There is nothing like receiving a handmade card that is a gift in its own right.  Registration must be completed by the Tuesday before each class. (10 available enrollments)

  • First Thursday of each month 
  • 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • $3/one card or $5/two cards—fee to be paid day of each class to instructor

Chair Yoga

Start experiencing the many benefits of yoga. This instructor led chair yoga exercise video is safe, gentle and includes low impact stretching, strengthening and breathing routines.

  • Mondays
  • 9:00 – 10:00 am
  • Free!

Chair-o-bics

Get moving in this recreational, self-guided chair exercise class! Participants are encouraged to use light hand weights to build strength. Use of weights is not required and is at your own risk.

  • Tuesdays & Thursdays
  • 9:00 – 10:00 am
  • Free!

Color Me Happy!

Think you're too old to color… think again! Seniors coloring is all the rage and it’s a great, fun way to combat stress, promote mindfulness, allow creativity and activate different areas of the brain. Join us to experience this relaxing pastime in the company of your peers. Anyone can do it, you don’t need experience so don’t worry if you’ve never done it before. Be ready to color away and lift your mood!  Bring your favorite coloring book or pages and colored pencils, or use the supplies we have available.

  • 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month
  • 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Free!

Craft Affair

Arts & crafts lovers will enjoy shopping for unique and one-of-a-kind items made exclusively by our 50+ creative friends.  Although our vendors are 50 or older, everyone of all ages is invited to shop the fair for unique hand-crafted items.  If you are interested in being a craft vendor at this event and you are 50+, call 407-656-4155.

  • Saturday, November 20
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Free to attend!