Classes & Programs

Ongoing Events/Activities

Upcoming Events

BINGO
Join us for Bingo every Wednesday at Noon. If you would like to bring a sack lunch, we can put it in our fridge for you to enjoy following Bingo. 
We have a Birthday Bingo once a month and we will provide lunch following this Bingo. Bingo is free to attend thank to our fabulous sponsors.
Evening Card Making Class
Thursday, February 29th at 6PM
We are super excited to be welcoming back Vicki Bell with Stampin' Up! She will be at the senior center on Feb 29th. We will make one card and one treat holder that you can take home with you! This class is limited in size and requires an RSVP. You can bring a non–member for this class since it is after hours.
Wii Bowling Tournament
Wednesday, March 6th at 1:45PM
Once a month we have a fun Wii Bowling Tournament, it is fun and competitive. You can win prizes just for participating. If you have never tried Wii Bowling, come out and give it a shot- it is a lot like regular bowling but a lot less strenuous & even more fun!
Special Musical Performance by Texas Winds
Friday, March 8th at 11:30AM
Texas Winds Musical Outreach takes live music out of the concert hall and brings it directly into the community. The Saginaw Senior Center will have two fun and very talented musicians visiting us for what will be a fabulous performance. 
Evening Alzheimer's Support Group Meeting
Tuesday, March 19th at 4:30PM
Please help us spread the word in the community that our senior center will host a monthly support group for family members dealing with a loved one that has Alzheimer’s or Dementia. The support group is open to all ages and non-members too. They will meet at the senior center on the third Tuesday every month from 4:30-6PM.
Hospice Volunteer Opportunities Q & A
Wednesday, March 20th at 12PM
Robyn with Solaris will be at the senior center to discuss volunteer opportunities at the Solaris Hospice locations.
US Dept of Health and Human Services Town Hall
Thursday, March 14th at 10AM

Julia Lothrop, Acting Regional Director, Region 6: US Department of Health and Human Services serving AR, LA, NM, OK, TX & 68 Tribal Nations will be at the Saginaw Senior Center to discuss Medicare Savings under the Inflation Reduction Act, the importance of up-to-date vaccinations, mental health support/988, and updates on Medicaid renewals.
St Patty's Karaoke
Friday, March 15th at 12PM

We will have a fun St Patrick Day Karaoke at the senior center on Friday, March 15th at 12:00PM. Please join us to belt out your favorite tune or cheer on others, either way it should be FUN!

 

Fitness Classes

Tai Chi
Mondays at 9:00AM
Fridays at 9:30AM

Tai Chi is taught by John & Jason, Board Certified Instructors of Tai Chi for the Health Institute. Tai Chi is low impact and is great for arthritis, fall prevention, and relaxing for the mind. 
Senior Exercise
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 9AM
A Senior exercise class with Donna, a Silver Sneakers certified instructor. All activity levels are welcome to attend. We use weights, balls and bands to achieve a full body workout.
Senior Movement
Wednesdays at 10:30AM
Donna (our instructor) has taken classes recently for a new Silver Sneakers Exercise program called Senior Movement. It will be the same great instructor as Tues/Thurs programs but slightly more vigorous. 
Rock Steady Boxing Class
Mondays at 1PM
Rock Steady Boxing is wonderful for Parkinson's and for upper body strength. Keep in mind that if you decide to take the classes you will need to purchase gloves. James will have some for sale & to view. 
Line Dancing
Mondays at 10:00AM
Wednesdays at 9:15AM
Fridays at 10:30AM
Our Line Dancing Classes with Peggy are fun and you get some exercise too! 

Arts & Crafts

Watercolor Painting with Sandi
Tuesdays at 10AM
Sandi is a very skilled & talented artist from ArtsNET that has been teaching for many years. If you have always wanted to learn how to watercolor paint, then please don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity.
Jewelry Making Class
Jewelry making is fun and you get to be creative too! If you are an expert or a novice, join in the fun! You can make a set of earrings, a necklace or a bracelet. We will have a staff member available for questions.
Crafts with Inez
We have the same class twice a month for crafts with in person RSVP ONLY and a 25 person per class limit. You are only allowed to attend one of the monthly classes, not both.
Sew Simple with Darlene
Sew Simple with Darlene is a beginners sewing class. In this beginners class, we will do hand sewing projects and learn how to use a sewing machine –nothing too advanced.
Sew What with Inez
Sew What with Inez is an advanced sewing class. This class will be more advanced and requires prior knowledge of using a sewing machine properly, as to not damage our machines. The sewing projects will be complex and often require participants to finish the project at home.
Monthly Coloring Contest
At the beginning of the month you can pick up the selected coloring sheet for the month. Turn it in by the posted due date to enter the contest. You can color with gel pens, colored pencils, or any method you prefer for your masterpiece. Coloring is a great way to relax your mind and stimulate your imagination (plus you could win a prize).