Adult/Senior Activity Center January 2019 Excursions and Events

December 28, 2018
January 2019 Senior Center Calendar

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.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

  • 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.