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Upcoming Events

REGULAR DAILY SCHEDULE
Monday
9:30 Exercise w/Mark
11:45 Lunch
12:30 Euchre

Tuesday
9:00   Acupuncture
9:00   Line Dance
10:30  Weaving
11:45  Lunch

Wednesday
9:00  Exercise w/ Mark
10:30 Writers Group
10:45 Gentle Fitness
11:45  Lunch
12:30  Bingo
12:30  Art

Thursday
11:45  Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 Yoga

Friday
9:30 Exercise w/Mark
10:45 Gentle Fitness
10am -2pm Massage (By appointment)
1:00 - 2:30 Yoga

Saturday
10:00-noon – Quilting

Reminder!  You are responsible for signing yourself up for lunch.  To all current and new lunch participants, to ensure an accurate count for meals are ordered in a timely manner, please sign up on the days you would like a meal for the upcoming week. Meals are ordered every Thursday morning by 11AM. After this time, we are unable to place additional orders. We are asking for your assistance to ensuring your name is placed on sign-up sheet(s).  

OUT TO EAT BRUNCH
Friday, May 18 at 11:30 am
Meet the group at Aubree’s located 39 E. Cross, Ypsilanti, MI 48198 @ 11:30AM on Friday, May 18, 2018. As a gentle reminder, please sign-up at the center to ensure an accurate count is provided at restaurant.

YPSIFEST (HERITAGE FESTIVAL) COMMITTEE TOWN HALL MEETING
Tuesday, May 22
from 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
On Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 6:30PM-9:30PM, YpsiFest (Heritage Festival) Committee will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting. The public is invited to hear details of weekend festivities for August 2018, an opportunity to give input, and volunteer. Great things are happening in Ypsilanti!!

CENTER CLOSED: MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 28


JEWELRY SALE!
Saturday, June 2 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mark YOUR CALENDAR, Jewelry Sale at the Ypsilanti Senior Center on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 9AM-4PM, If you are interested in volunteering for Friday night set up on June 1, 2018 or day of event, please contact Delois Wilson at 734.732.1801(cell) or 734.483.4874 (home) for more information or sign up at the center.

EXERCISE AND WELLNESS DETAILS

Enjoy laughter while working on improving balance, strength, flexibility, conditioning and cognitive capabilities with others. Exercise balls and weights will be utilized. Join Mark and the group on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:30AM.

WCC Spring/Summer exercise classes commences Monday, May 7, 2018, in which time Wednesday class resumes at 9AM on May 9, 2018.

Line Dance: Get ready to have fun, sweat pouring, balance improved, and memory enhanced. Commencing Tuesday, May 8, 2018, Line Dance will start at 9AM to 10AM. Mark your calendar as spaces are available.

Yoga: Commencing Thursday and Friday, May 10 and 11, 2018, Yoga will start at 1PM-2:30PM. Classes are FULL.

NEW DAY and TIME!! Acupuncturist, Ron Hough will be at the center on Mondays from 10:30AM – 12:30PM.  The fee is $15/session.

Schedule a Norwegian Massage with Sissel Bridges at 734-340-3766 on Fridays. The affordable fee is:
•    11 Minutes for $12
•    30 Minutes for $24
•    45 Minutes for $36
•    60 Minutes for $48

The foot nurse, Robbi Duda, will be at the center on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Call 734-741-8586 to schedule an appointment.


ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES AT THE CENTER
Do you need some extra activities or positive social engagement to include in your day? Come visit and/or participant in additional activities the center has to offer:
  • Writers Group. This is an opportunity for writers of ALL skill levels to explore different writing genres, build confidence, collaborate with others and promote a passion for creative writing. Writing assignments are according to a topic selected by participants. Interested? All are welcomed. Come and meet with the group each Wednesday from 10:30AM-11:30AM.
  • Bingo: Come join this lively group each Wednesday at 12:30PM. Bingo is a great game! Each card is $1 and .50 for additional cards. Maybe, you’ll get lucky!
  • Euchre: Looking to learn a new card game or are experienced playing Euchre? The group welcomes new participants and meets Mondays at 12:30PM.  The cost is ONLY 50. 
  • Gentle Fitness: Haven’t worked out in a while, have limited mobility, or would like to incorporate some physical activity to stay healthy and mobile? Consider participating in a low-impact workout session that is easier on the body and joints held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45AM. It’s a great way to get the heart-pumping without worrying about injuries.
  • Weaving: Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting, felting, or braiding with yarns or threads? Weaving classes are offered on Tuesdays at 10:30AM.
  • Art for Everyone: In April the art class will work with polymer clay on Wednesday April 11 and 25 at 12:30.
  • Knitting and Crocheting: Anyone who wants to knit or crochet with some friends should come on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 2:00.  All are welcome, from newbies to experienced craftsman.  There is always enough experience to help through problems. 
Read the Newsletter for additional weekly programs that are offered.

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Remember: The Center is closed anytime the Ypsilanti Schools are closed due to inclement weather. Please check the television or radio before setting off on snowy mornings.





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