Winter Fest Line Dance Party- Friday, December 8th
Winter Fest Line Dance Party- Friday, December 8th
The Weston Senior Center offers a wide variety of fun activities on a daily basis. Some of our seniors favorite activities include...
SNOWMAN DECORATION CLASS– Tuesday, November 21 & Wednesday, November 22, 2023. Cost $10.00. This is a 2-day class. See the example at the front desk and sign-up with Donna.
T-SHIRT QUILT– The quilting room would like to offer a new project to our members. This class will be centered around making a t-shirt quilt using your own t-shirts. The class is tentatively scheduled to start in September with a cost of $10.00. If you are interested please see Donna to sign-up and receive a supply list. If you have any questions, stop by quilting class on Friday’s and speak to Sara.
Join our crafters daily from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm.
Betsey is available Tuesdays thru Thursdays from 9:00 am to noon.
Join our talented painters as they create ceramic pieces for all occasions.
Available daily from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Ceramics Room.
BEGINNER QUILTING CLASS–
BEGINNER QUILTING CLASS– Sara Walker is our Quilting Instructor. The class is held on Fridays from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. All levels of skill are welcome! If you are interested in joining the class, please see Donna at the front desk.
BEGINNER KNITTING CLASS -
BEGINNER KNITTING CLASS – Tuesdays @ 9:30 a.m. If you have ever wanted to learn how to knit, here is your chance! Join Betsey and friends to learn how to knit.
Pokeno is a combination of poker and keno (or lotto) and is similar to the game Bingo in several aspects. We welcome new players. Join in the fun!
Pinochle is a trick-taking and melding game popular in the United States. The game is derived from a variation of Bezaique and was brought to America by German immigrants! We will be playing double deck and it is open to everyone.
Tuesday's @ 12:45 p.m. Leave your name with Donna if you are interested and you will be contacted.
We have new and exciting games, plus an extra money pot on certain games played. Please join us - it's lots of fun and be sure to bring your pennies!
If Nickel/Nickel is your game, join one of the games going on. There is always room for new players.
SHUFFLEBOARD – Fall Shuffleboard league has begun. If you are not yet on a team and would like to play see Beverly. We are always looking for substitutes. Our Shuffleboard league meets on Tuesday’s @ 9:30 a.m.
Shuffleboard is very popular with our members. Our two tables are ready and waiting for you.
Billiards is a fun classic among our members. We have four billiards tables, so there is always room for you to rack up and play.
TABLE TENNIS– Have you ever played Table Tennis? Want to try something new? If you are interested in playing please sign-up with Donna @ the front desk.
WII BOWLING LEAGUE
2023-2024 Wii BOWLING LEAGUE UPDATE–Our 2023-2024 Fall Tournament has begun. We are thrilled to announce we have 11 teams playing this year and I need 2 more players to make another team. If you are interested in playing and are not yet on a team please see Beverly.
If you like to do jigsaw puzzles, we have a great selection of puzzles from which to choose. There are always two or three puzzles in the process of being completed.
LOW IMPACT CARDIO CLASS”-
Every Thursday @ 1:00 p.m.–
Please welcome back Mary Ellen who will be our cardio instructor. Join us for a wonderful work out utilizing bands, weights and balls to improve your cardio functions. The classes will be $4.00.
Wow! What a great time we are having in dance class! Dance affects many areas of the body, including the brain. The combination of cognitive coordination with the muscles is like a complete workout inside out. Our dance instructor, Joanne Brady, is keeping us "stepping". You are guaranteed to get some great exercise while having lots of fun.
Join us on Wednesday mornings from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Classes are $4.00 per person.
Watch out in the hallways! Our walkers" are off and walking! Countless studies have linked regular walking with heart-health benefits. Walking has been linked in men and women with lower risks of high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, and cardiac arrest. Even small amounts of walking each week have been shown to reduce these risks around 15% to 20%.
We have some "walking logbooks" from the Division of Services for the Aging in partnership with the Delaware Senior Olympics where
you can chart the miles you walk.
CHAIR YOGA W/ GAIL
-Monday’s from 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Chair yoga is a beneficial form of yoga for any fitness level, from active seniors to those recovering from an injury. Join Gail in the Community Room on Monday’s from 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. starting Monday, March 6, 2023. Class will be $4.00 per person. Stop by and check it out!
Tuesday, November 14, from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. presented by University of Delaware's HEALTH for All program.
Provides comprehensive dental care, eye examinations, eyeglasses, hearing tests and hearing aids to those who qualify. To qualify, you must be 65 years of age or older, a resident of Delaware and a United States Citizen. Income levels are $20,600 for a single person and $31,900 for a married couple.
MEDICARE PART D ASSISTANCE APPOINTMENTS-Beginning Monday, October 16—Thursday, December 7, 2023. Each year it is recommended that you review your Part D plan. Please see Donna to sign-up.
•Please bring your: Social Security & Medicare Cards
•List of all prescriptions with quantity and how often you take them
•Verification of monthly income
• Letter from Delaware Prescription Assistance program (if this applies)
This program offers assistance to low income seniors with their prescription costs. If you are over the age of 65 and have an annual income of less than $24,276, you may qualify.
It is important for you to have an Advance Health Care Directive, more commonly referred to as a "living will". If you have never completed a "living will", see Dottie for a form. For those who already have a "living will", you may want to review it periodically to see that it still does what you want.