The Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center has announced its January 2019 Excursions and Events. Call 251-981-3440 to sign up for any of the events listed below.
- January 1st - Center closed and will reopen at 8 a.m. January 2nd.
- January 7th - 6 p.m. - Monthly Potluck at Orange Beach Community Center. Bring a dish to share.
- January 8th - 10 a.m. - Grief Support Group to meet. This group will be led by Community Hospice.
- January 11th - 10 a.m. - “Mystery Trip” - The center has space for 20. The cost is $5 per person. There will be moderate walking and one set of stairs. We will leave from the Adult/Senior Activity Center. Sign up begins on Thursday, January 3rd and payment due at sign up.
- January 11th & 12th - 10 a.m. - Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale at the Orange Beach Community Center.
- January 15th - 10 a.m. - “Opera Lunch & Learn.” The group will travel to Pensacola, and join Pensacola Opera’s Jerome Shannon for an interesting talk about “Romeo & Juliet” and excerpts sung by the Artists in Residence. Cost is $35 per person. Price includes lunch and transportation. The center has tickets for 15. Sign-up begins on Thursday, January 3rd, and payment is due at sign up.
- January 17th - 6 p.m. - ”Library Lecture Series” - Book discussion with author Robert Buckley, "The Saga of Martin Shannon."
- January 18th - 10 a.m. - “Backcountry Trail Eco Tour” - Come ride with us on a guided tour along the trail. There are two “people movers” and can accommodate 30. Cost per person is $10. Sign up begins on Thursday January 3rd and payment is due at sign up.
- January 21st - Center is closed for MLK Holiday.
- January 24th - 6 p.m. - ”Library Lecture Series” - History presentation by Donald Milner, “Battle of Vicksburg.”
- January 25th - 6 p.m. - ”Library Lecture Series” - Musical performance by Erin Hussey.
JANUARY 2019 ARTS & CRAFTS
Please call 981-3440 to sign up for Adult/Senior Activity Center classes.
- OPEN WORKSHOPS: Mondays - 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
- CERAMICS: Tuesdays - 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Cost is per Item.
- Shell Jewelry Holder: Wednesdays - 9 a.m.-11 a.m. - Cost is $10. Classes start Wednesday, January 9th.
- Wine Cork Trivets: Thursdays 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Cost is $5. Classes start on Thursday, January 10th.
ONGOING WEEKLY ACTIVITIES
- EXERCISE CLASS: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 7:45 a.m.-8:45 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
- SIT & BE FIT EXERCISE CLASS: Monday and Wednesday, 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
- HAND & FOOT CANASTA: Monday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-Noon
- MAH JONG: Monday at 1 p.m.
- BRIDGE: Tuesday and Thursday, Noon-3:30 p.m.
- YOGA for EVERY BODY: Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m.-9 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
- DOMINOES: Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.-Noon; and Thursday at 1 p.m.
- LINE DANCING CLASS: Wednesday, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
- Blood Pressure Checks - Wednesdays 9 a.m.-10 a.m. - Provided by Orange Beach Fire Department.
- AARP Tax Center - February 1st-April 12th - Tuesdays and Friday from 9 a.m. to Noon - Taking appointments starting on January 2nd.