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7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Debra Band ($10)
Over 50 years of service
Yellow Springs Senior Center
2017 Dates of Interest for the Current Month Check the Senior Center Annex blog or the Senior Center Facebook Page for the most recent updates and links of interest Taken primarily from Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family. All events take place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue, unless otherwise indicated. Call the Center (767- 5751) with any questions and to sign up for events. Text Color Code: *** Alerts *** Time and place (if not at the Center) of activity. Iif no location is specified, the activity or event takes place at the Center Activities sponsored by the Senior Center Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members Friday, April 28 Buckeye TrailFest 12:30 pm, FCC main dining room 80+ Birthday Luncheon  (those 80+ with April birthdays free, others $5) 1:00 pm, Mills Lawn School cafeteria/Auditorium Senior Tea 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Antioch School Drama Performance ($10 suggested admission) Saturday, April 29 Buckeye TrailFest 11:00 am until 2:00 pm, James Ranch Park, 177 Fairgrounds Rd., Xenia Greene County Parks & Trails Native Plant Sale 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen 1:00 until 3:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel YS Heritage: History of Social Justice Walking Tour ($5) 2:30 until 4:30 pm, Glen Helen Auditorium Glen Helen Association Annual Meeting featuring Tom Helbig 6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery Live Music: Weston Papp acoustic rock hits 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Antioch School Drama Performance ($10 suggested admission) Sunday, April 30 Buckeye TrailFest 1:00 until 3:00 pm, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Animal Encounters: Birds 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group Monday, May 1 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand 10:30 am Membership Committee Tuesday, May 2 7:00 am until 7:00 pm, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia) Bird Migration Field Trip ($50 residents, others $60, pre- registration required by April 27) 6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Farm Volunteer Work Day Wednesday, May 3 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series 6:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Board Game Night Thursday, May 4 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) 6:30 pm Great Books Group 7:00 pm Charlie Brown Support Group Friday, May 5 Noon until 5:00 pm, Children's Center parking lot (corner of Limestone and Corry) Drop off for May 6 Fundraiser Yard Sale 5:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Cooking with Mariano Rios and La Pampa Grill Saturday, May 6 9:00 am until 4:00 pm, Children's Center parking lot (corner of Limestone and Corry) Fundraiser Yard Sale for Senior Center/Children's Center 10:00 am until 4:00 pm, George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield Spring at New Boston Annual Plant Sale 10:00 until 11:30 pm, Narrows Resreve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Milkweek for Monarchs (donations accepted) 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Master Gardener Talk by Macy Reynolds: "What Lives Under Your Feet?" 6:45 bus departure from YS High School parking lot Springfield Symphony season finale (contact Jeff Huntington for ticket info) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Harris Orchestra Swing/Dance ($10 suggested admission) Sunday, May 7 10:00 am until 4:00 pm, George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield Spring at New Boston Annual Plant Sale 1:00 until 5:00 pm, 111 W. Whiteman St. YS Historical Society Open House at the Octagon House 1:00 until 2:30 pm, James Ranch, 177 Fairground Rd., Xenia Better Gnomes and Gardens ($10 residents, others $15) 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 2:00 pm YS Writers Eclectic Monday, May 8 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand Noon until 10:00 pm, various Greene County park locations Spring Bird Count Tuesday, May 9 3:00  pm Mother’s Day Tea 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Farm volunteer work day Wednesday, May 10 6:30 until 8:30 pm, Beaver View Health Center 3095 Dayton- Xenia Rd., Beavercreek GCCOA program: "Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease" 8:30 pm, Trailside Museum Full Moon Hike & Seed Exchange (GHA members free, others $5) 8:30 until 10:00 pm, Indian Mound Reserve: Williamson Mount Parking Lot Full Moon Night Hike - Flower Moon (donations accepted) Thursday, May 11 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) Noon 12:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Mystery Book Club: The Coroner’s Lunch by Colin Cotterill 3:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Paws to Read Friday, May 12 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Laurel Mountain Bluegrass ($10) Saturday, May 13 9:00 am until noon, Greene County Environmental Services, 2195 Greene Way Blvd., Xenia Household Hazardous/Special Waste Collection Event 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session  1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel YS Heritage: Historical Black Residential Areas of Yellow Springs Walking Tour ($5) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Kettering Banjo Society ($10 suggested admission)0 Sunday, May 14 11:00 am and 1:15 pm, Ellie's Restaurant, Mills Park Hotel Mother's Day Brunch ($35) 1:00 until 2:30 pm, Indian Mound Reserve: Williamson Mount Parking Lot, 2750 US Rt. 42E, Cedarville Spring Nature Hike (donations accepted) 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group Monday, May 15 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand  Tuesday, May 16 8:30 am until 3:00 pm, Assembly Building Greene County Fairgrounds, Xenia GCCOA program: "Senior Palooza” 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Volunteer Work Session Wednesday, May 17 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series Thursday, May 18 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) Noon Monthly potluck followed by recorder concert by Barbara Mann and Joan Champie 2:30 until 3:30 pm, Beaver View Health Center, 3095 Dayton- Xenia Rd., Beavercreek GCCOA Monthly Legal Chat 7:00 pm Charlie Brown Support Group Friday, May 19 10:30 am Poetry Reading 1:00 until 5:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St. Exhibit opening reception for "Art by Kathryn Olson" 4:00 until 8:00 pm Exhibit opening reception for Pat Robinow and Sherraid Scott 6:00 until 11:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd. St. Brigid Community Festival 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Pinnacle Ridge bluegrass ($10) Saturday, May 20 11:00 am, Glen Helen Auditorium Welcome to Subirdia (GHA members free, others $5) 1:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Concert by Ann & Phil Case 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 1:00 until 5:00 pm, 131 E. Dayto- Yellow Springs Rd. Community Solutions Regenerative Agricultural Center Charrette 4:00 until 11:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd. St. Brigid Community Festival 6:00 until 9:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St. YS Hootenanny 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Sauerkraut German Band ($10 suggested admission) Sunday, May 21 Noon until 6:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd. St. Brigid Community Festival 12:30 pm Grandmother Council 1:00 pm, Little Art Theatre Showing of Cure (free admission, donations gratefully accepted) 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 2:00 pm YS Writers Eclectic Monday, May 22 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand 9:00 am until noon, Narrows Reserve Nature center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Volunteer Training - Birds' Nests (donations accepted) Tuesday, May 23 *** Sign-up deadline for May 25 Springfield Museum of Art outing *** 10:00 am until noon "The Dementia Whisperer" Laura Wayman 12:30 until 2:30 pm, Greene Environmental Services,  2145 Greene Way Blvd., Xenia Household and Special Waste Collection Event 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Volunteer Work Session Wednesday, May 24 2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Basic Word Processing 5:00 pm YSSC Board Meeting Thursday, May 25 10:30 am departure from YSSC Great Room Outing to Springfield Museum of Art exhibit by Michelle Stitzlein ($3 senior admission, bring snack and drink) 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) 7:00 pm Yellow Springs Brass Concert to benefit YSSC Friday, May 26 12:30 pm, Friends Care main dining room 80+ Birthday Lunch (those 80+ with May birthdays free, others $5-$8) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House The Knight Family Southern Gospel/bluegrass ($10) Saturday, May 27 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel YS Heritage Walking Tour: History of Glen Forest Cemetery 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Ragtime Riverboat Rats ($10) Sunday, May 28 10:00 until 11:30 am, Hebble Creek ReserveS, Spangler Rd., Fairborn Spring Wetlands Hike (donations accepted) 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group Monday, May 29 *** Center closed for Memorial Day holiday *** Library closed County office closed Tuesday, May 30 10:00 am Hearing Aid Help with Dr. Tom Lolan 2:00 until 5:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St. Afternoon Tea with the Fashion Gang ($20) 6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Farm Volunteer Work Day Wednesday, May 31 1:00 pm, Short Street 4th Annual Flash Mob - "Age Out Loud" 2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Basic Word Processing 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series
SCHEDULE
Regular Activities
FITNESS/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES Chair Volleyball — 11:15 am Mondays,  Wednesdays  & Fridays Dancing with Parkinson’s  — 2:00 pm Wednesdays Gentle Yoga (Mindful Movement) 1:30 pm Mondays and Thursdays Golden Light Qi Gong — 9:40 until 10:30 am Wednesdays ($5 per session, payable at class) Happy Tao Buddha Yoga — 9:00 am Thursdays Ping Pong — 2:30 pm Tuesdays  Qi Gong — 1:00 pm Tuesdays, and 10:00 am Fridays Reiki Gong — 8:45 am Thursdays and Fridays, 9:30 am Saturdays Rise and Shine Exercise (was Flexercise) —10:30 am Mondays & Wednesdays Swing to Health — 4:00- 5:00 pm Thursdays Tai Chi with Dee Rockiwood — 11:45 am Fridays Tai Chi with Dr. Fred Peterson — 7:00 pm 2nd and 4th Thursdays Weight Training for Seniors and Others —3:00 pm Mondays and  Wednesdays with Robert Lacey, Jr. Zumba Gold with Lynn Hardman (now at Bryan Center) — 11:30 am Thursdays OTHER ACTIVITIES Bridge — 6:30 pm Mondays -- beginnier lessons with Susan Freeman,  6:30 pm Wednesdays Thursdays, 10:00 am Euchre — 2:30 pm, Tuesdays French Class — 2:00 pm Tuesdays German Class (beginning) — 3:30 pm Tuesdays Mah Jongg  —  noon Saturdays Mah Jongg (“Wright-Pat”)   —  11:30 am Saturdays Needlework Group  —10:00 am to noon Wednesdays Parkinson’s Support Group — 6:00 pm 1st Monday of month Potluck Lunch — noon 3rd Thursday of month Quilting & Sewing — 1:30 pm until 4:00 pm Fridays Scrabble — 2:30 pm Tuesdays Senior Luncheon —   Noon, Mondays and Wednesdays Shakespeare Reading Group — 1:30 until 3:00 pm Sundays, Friends Care Assisted Living meeting room Sign Language (Beginners) 1:00 pm Tuesdays and (Experienced) 12:30 pm Fridays Spanish Language (Very Beginner) 2:45 pm Thursdays Spanish Language (Continuing Beginner) 4:00 pm Thursdays Spanish Language Conversational practice 11:15 am Mondays at The Emporium Writing Our Lives  — 4:00 pm Wednesdays Yellow Springs Strings Intergenerational Orchestra Rehearsals — 7:00 until 8:30 pm Tuesdays     Keep in Mind: Trivia game — 4:00 pm  Monday through Friday, Friends Care Center front lobby     
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