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July 12, 2014

Senior Center Watch 07-12-14

Beat summer heat at Senior Activity Center

The city of Stillwater Senior Activity Center, 1015 E. 12th Ave., is a good place to stay cool and beat the summer heat. The center offers many activities for seniors 50 and over. Call 405-747-8080 for more information.

Make sure to pick up a July calendar of events. The center is open 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday for music night. The facility is closed on weekends.

Monday: A free Sit ‘n Be Fit exercise class is offered every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9:30 a.m. A few exercises are done while sitting and some while standing by a chair. It is a good workout that utilizes stretchy bands, bouncing balls and hand weights. The women pool players enjoy challenging each other to several rounds of 8-ball. A painting/crafting class also meets. It is a social time to get together and help each other with artistic ideas. At 10:30 a.m., a group of line dancers practice their moves. Afternoon games begin around 1 p.m. Bridge and canasta are popular card games played along with pool/snooker and puzzle solving.

Tuesday: A popular game played on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 9:30 a.m. is Wii bowling. Each player is in control of his own game by holding the hand controller and trying to make strikes just like at a real bowling alley. Exercise equipment is available for use. Water aerobics meets at the Stillwater Municipal Pool at 12:30 p.m. It is $2 per session. In the afternoon, games include canasta, duplicate bridge, dominoes and puzzle solving. Bingo players also meet on Tuesday afternoons at 2 p.m.

Wednesday: The Sit ‘n Be Fit exercisers start at 9:30 a.m., along with the women pool players. Stay and practice line dancing at 10:30 a.m. In the afternoon, there are games of canasta, pool and snooker along with a 2 p.m. movie. The movie for this week is a drama titled, “Nebraska.”

Thursday: Wii bowling is at 9:30 a.m. At 12:30 p.m., water aerobics meets at the city pool. In the afternoon, get in a game of canasta or social bridge. A coed 8-ball tournament begins at 1 p.m. Bingo begins at 2 p.m. Starting at 6 p.m., musicians play country music.

Friday: Friday mornings are active with exercise class, women’s 8-ball and a painting/crafting class, all beginning at 9:30 a.m. At 10:30 a.m., line dancing class members kick up their heels. After lunch, there are games of canasta and pool.

Dollie McClary won first place in social bridge while Lynn Fent was second. Al Perry and Lionel Raff won in duplicate bridge while Teresa Tanner and Sarah Habinak were second. Lee Arnswald won in Wii bowling and Wayne Vinson won in pool.

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