CLOSED FOR ELECTION DAY
Center will reopen on Wednesday.
CORN ROAST FUNDRAISER
Ypsilanti Senior Center presents a community event with music, games,
and fun! Food includes corn on the cob, hot dogs, chips, baked beans,
cookies, and refreshments! We hope to see you there.
It's $5 Per Person, and Children 10 and under just $3.
If you can't make it to the Corn Roast, don't be shy, throw us a few
kernels! Help us keep the Center operating with a donation, checks
payable to "Ypsi Senior Center." any time. We welcome your support!
Questions or concerns? Feel free to call us at 734-483-5014
CARE CONNECT MEMORY CAFE"
August 13 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm
memory café is a safe and judgment free environment that provides as a
respite from the constant emotional turmoil brought on by dementia.
This opportunity is provided to caregivers and persons living with
memory loss to engage in social conversation, creative and entertaining
activities, and develop friendships for mutual support.
This month, “We Care CONNECT Memory Café,” has a full schedule in
welcoming the following:
● Sing-a-long to music
● Make a memory box
● Help make a collected “My Favorite
● “Getting to know you” a time
to meet new people
you know someone who may benefit from this social opportunity, please
pass along to encourage participation. The center is CLOSED for this
specialized program. The cafe is open to anyone, without referral or
assessment, in the early to moderate stage of the (Alzheimer’s)
disease, caregivers and care partners, or persons concerned about
cognitive decline. Individuals with a history of disruption and/or
aggressive behavior is not appropriate for the group.
refreshments will be served. As a gentle reminder, “We Care CONNECT
Memory Cafe” meets every second Tuesday of the month. Should you have
any questions regarding the cafe, please feel free to contact the
center at 734-483-5014.
August 20 at 11:45 am
our potluck theme revolves around picnic items! Bring any picnic dish.
are a fun way to get together and celebrate anything and everything.
Examples can include fruit salad, cookies, sandwiches, and more! Carmo
Ribeiro from “Seniors Helping Seniors” will talk about laughter.
Please sign up in the multipurpose room or call the center to
be placed on the list.
TO EAT BUNCH
August 23 at 11:30 am
We are a
lively group here at the center! If you're interested in getting out
and meeting new people, join the group at Bob Evans , located
2411 Carpenter Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48108 at 11:30AM on Friday,
August 23, 2019. As a gentle reminder, please sign-up at the
AND WELLNESS DETAILS
Exercise with Mark: This fun and engaging class will assist individuals
to improve balance, strength, flexibility, and cognitive capabilities
through various exercises. Arrive early to secure a space!
Line Dance with Dee. Get Moving and have fun!
Yoga Classes: Regular schedule has resumed for returning participants.
Gentle Fitness: This low-impact workout session is designed on body and
joints held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:45AM.
advantage of the additional services offered here at the senior center
for a small fee. There is no harm in investing in health and wellness!
with Ron. Scheduled from 10:30AM – 12:30PM. Please be advised that in
order to receive the maximum benefit from treatment, it is recommended
to arrive no later than 11:45AM. The fee is $20/session.
Norwegian Massage with Sissel Bridges. Schedule an appointment 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
Foot Nurse, Robbi Duda, will be at the center on Tuesday, August 13,
2019. Please call to schedule your appointment at 734-741-8586.
9:30 Exercise w/Mark
9:00 Line Dance
9:00 Exercise w/ Mark
10:30 Writers Group
10:45 Gentle Fitness
1:00 – 2:30 Yoga
9:30 Exercise w/Mark
10:45 Gentle Fitness
10am -2pm Massage (By appointment)
1:00 - 2:30 Yoga
10:00-noon – Quilting
are responsible for signing yourself up for lunch.
To all current and new lunch participants, to ensure an
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).
ACTIVITIES AT THE CENTER
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:
is an opportunity for writers of ALL
skill levels to explore different
writing genres, build confidence, collaborate with others and promote a
for creative writing. Writing assignments are according to a topic
participants. Come and meet with the group each Wednesday from 10:30AM-11:30AM.
Come join this lively group
each Wednesday at 12:30PM. Bingo
is a great game! Each card is $1 and .25˘ for additional cards. Maybe,
The group welcomes new
participants and meets Mondays at
cost is ONLY
Everyone: Wednesday at 12:30. Join
us to see what beautiful art you can make.
and Crocheting: This group is growing beyond leaps and bounds! Anyone who wants to knit or crochet or learn how
should come on Tuesdays from 12:30 to
are welcome, from newbies to
the Newsletter for
additional weekly programs that are offered.
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.