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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 Saturday, July 29 9:30 until 11:00 am, Beaver Creek Wetlands Preserve (meet at Phillips Park) Wetlands Summer Wildflowers 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 2:00 pm, Glen Helen Ecology Institute Edible and Useful Plant Hike ($5) 6:00 unil 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery Live Music: Rachel and the Abstracts classic to current rock 7:00 pm, Antioch College Foundry Theater Friends Music Concert ($10) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Hoppers 50s & 60s Rock & Roll ($5 —Special half price!) Sunday, July 30 Greene County Fair (through August 5) 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 5:00 until 7:30 pm, Indian Mound Reserve, 2750 US Route 42E, Cedarville Beyond the Hot Dog: - Campfire Cooking - One Pot Meals (resident $10/non-resideent $15, registration required) Monday, July 31 9:00 am until noon, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Volunteer Training - The Mystery of Moth Tuesday, August 1 9:45 departure Outing to Ohio State Fair 6:00 pm, Antioch College Farm Farm Volunteer Workday Wednesday, August 2 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series 6:30 pm, Yellow springs Community Library Board Game Night Thursday, August 3 *** Greene County Fair Senior Day *** 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) 6:30 pm Great Books Group 6:30 until 7:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Local Author Talk: Dr. David Novick on A Gastroenterologist's Guide to Gut Health: Everything You Need to Know about Colonoscopy, Digestive Diseases and Healthy Eating 7:00 pm Charlie Brown Support Group Friday, August 4 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Hal Harris Swing/Dance Band ($10) Saturday, August 5 *** Submission Deadline for September/October Senior Notes *** 9:00 am, Glen Helen Raptor Center Raptor Center Keeper Program (registration required, $50) 9:00 am until 4:00 pm, Young's Jersey Dairy 16th Annual Vintage Truck Show 10:00 am until noon, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia\ Meet the Beetles 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen 6:30 until 9:00 pm Garden Party Dinner 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Goodnight, Goodnight alternative/indie rock ($10) Sunday, August 6 9:00 am, Glen Helen Vernet Building Case Woods Stewardship Day 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 2:00 pm YS Writers Eclectic 2:00 pm, G.A.R. Memorial Cannon in Glen Forest Cemetery Yellow Springs Historical Society program: Tootle & Boom! Monday, August 7 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Inferno by Dan Brown 10:30 am Membership Committee 7:00 pm, Narrows Reserve, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Full Moon Night Hike - Sturgeon Moon 9:00 pm, Trailside Museum Tomato Tasting and Moonlit Hike ($5) Tuesday, August 8 2:00 pm Ice Cream Social 6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Farm Volunteer Work Day Wednesday, August 9 6:30 until 8:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Craft Night 6:30 until 8:00 pm, GCCOA Satellite Office, 3095 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek Medicare 101 Thursday, August 10 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) 12:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library A Taste of Mystery Book Club: Death of a Domestic Diva by local author Sharon Short Friday, August 11 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Changeling Celtic/folk ($10) Saturday, August 12 9:00 am until noon, Greene Environmental Services, 2145 Greene Way Blvd,, Xenia Household Hazardous/Special Waste Drop-off Event 10:00 am until 5:00 pm, Mills Lawn School Art on the Lawn 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 7:00 pm, Glen Helen Ecolocy Institute Perseid Meteor Show Campout ($8 - $15, registratoin required) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Switch 2 eclectic/classic rock ($10) 10:00 pm until 1:00 am, Twin Towers Park Perseids Meteor Shower viewing (bring lawn chair) Sunday, August 13 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 5:00 until 7:00 pm, Yellow Springs Brewery Beyond Brewing Art Party 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Narrows Reserve Nature Reserve, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Down River Canoe Float (registration required - $10 resident/$15 non-resident) Monday, August 14 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Inferno by Dan Brown Tuesday, August 15 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Farm volunteer work day Wednesday, August 16 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series 4:00 until 6:30 pm, Xenia Community Center, 1265 W. Second St. GCCOA Homemade Treats & Jam Fest ($10 per person) Thursday, August 17 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) Noon Noon Monthly Potluck/80+ Birthday Lunch, followed by Physical Therapist Dr. David Kerns DPT presentation on "Strengthening Your Self Care" 2:30 pm, Beaver View Health Center, 3095 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek GCCOA Monthly Legal Chat 7:00 pm Charlie Brown Support Group  Friday, August 18 10:30 am Poetry Reading 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Ohio River Minstrels folk ($10) Saturday, August 19 11:00 am until 7:00 pm, Community Park, 691 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd., Fairborn Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival 12:30 until 2:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Jewelry Making with Lilly Rose: 1950s Bracelet and Earrings 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session  1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel YS Heritage: Historic School of Yellow Springs Walking Tour ($5) 7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House Raggedy Edge variety ($10) Sunday, August 20 11:00 am until 6:00 pm, Community Park, 691 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd., Fairborn Fairborn Sweet Corn Festival 12:30 pm Grandmother Council 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 2:00 pm YS Writers Eclectic Monday, August 21 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Inferno by Dan Brown  Tuesday, August 22 *** Sign-up deadline for August 24 Lunch Bunch Outing the The Coldwater Cafe in Tipp City ***\ 12:30 until 2:30 pm, Greene Environmental Services, 2145 Greene Way Blvd,, Xenia Household Hazardous/Special Waste Drop-off Event 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm Volunteer Work Session Wednesay, August 23 5:00 pm YSSC Board Meeting Thursday, August 24 10:30 am departure Lunch Bunch Outing to Coldwater Cafe in Tipp City 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) Friday, August 25 4:00 until 11:00 pm, Clifton Gorge Clifton Gorge Music & Arts Festival Saturday, August 26 10:00 am until 11:00 pm, Clifton Gorge Clifton Gorge Music & Arts Festival 1:00 pm, Trailside Museum Guardians of the Glen land steward session 1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel YS Heritage: Faith Communities in Yellow Springs Walking Tour ($5) 6:00 pm, Grinnell Mill Migration Bird Walk ($5) Sunday, August 27 1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room Shakespeare Reading Group 1:00 until 2:30 pm, Indian Mound Reserve, 2750 US Route 42E, Cedarville Prehistoric Ohio Monday, August 28 All day, Greene County Library System website Online Book Club: Inferno by Dan Brown 9:00 am until noon, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia Volunteer Training - field trip to Fort Ancient Tuesday, August 29 10:00 am Hearing Aid Help with Dr. Tom Lolan 6:00 pm, Antioch College Farm Farm Volunteer Workday Wednesday, August 30 4:00 pm "Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series Thursday, August 31 11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members) 4:00 until 5:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library Ohio Author Talk: Julie K. Rubini on Virginia Hamilton: America's Storyteller
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Regular Activities
FITNESS/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES NEW Chair Dancing with Maria Navarete — 10:30 am Tuesdays 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) 3:30 pm  Thursdays Spanish Language (Continuing Beginner) 4:00 pm Thursdays Spanish Language (Intermediate) 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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