Seniors Invited to Participate in Aging Partners Events August 23-29 – Lincoln.ne.gov

Published on August 20, 2021

Aging Partners invites senior citizens and the public to attend a variety of senior-focused activities and classes in Lincoln and Lancaster County from August 23 through 29:

Monday, August 23

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Art books, games and cards, Firth Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Adult coloring, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Physical activity and exercise class, Asian Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Wii bowling, Lake Street Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • “Seeing is Believing” presentation by Devin Mueller, Aging Partners Nutrition, Firth Senior Center – 10:45 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • “Healthy Aging” presentation by Angels Care Home Health, Firth Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.

Tuesday, August 24

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Learn to speak Spanish, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Games and cards, Bennet Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • SHIP Medicare BINGO, Northeast Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Computers 101, Downtown Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level I), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • Pitch, Bennet Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • BINGO, Belmont Senior Center – 11:30 a.m.
  • Watermelon feed, Northeast Senior Center – 11:30 a.m.
  • Trivia, Bennet Senior Center – 1 p.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level II), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 1 p.m.
  • Living Well with Diabetes workshop, Gere Library – 1 p.m.

Wednesday, August 25

  • Chair Yoga, Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 9 a.m.
  • Blood pressure screenings by Aging Partners nurses, Asian Senior Center – 9 to 11 a.m.
  • Art books, games and puzzles, Hickman Senior Center – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Senior Walking Warriors, Hickman Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Senior Health Promotion UNMC Health Clinic (foot care only), Vermeer Education Center — 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. by appointment only (call 402-441-7506 for appointment)
  • BINGO, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Grab bag BINGO, Northeast Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Physical activity and exercise, Asian Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Musical performance by Patty and Bill, Lake Street Senior Center – 10:15 a.m.
  • Food Bank of Lincoln’s Lincoln Fresh produce truck, Asian Senior Center – 10:30 a.m. to noon
  • Strength and balance exercises, Hickman Senior Center – 10:45 a.m.
  • Better Business Bureau presentation: Scams and Frauds, Belmont Senior Center – 11 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • “Knowing You, Knowing Me” presentation by Tracie Foreman, Aging Partners Health and Fitness, Hickman Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.

Thursday, August 26

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Writer’s Workshop, Northeast Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Games and cards, Bennet Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • The Book Worms book club, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Pitch, Belmont Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level I), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • Blood pressure screenings by CHI Health, Bennet Senior Center – 11:15 a.m. to noon
  • Lincoln City Libraries bookmobile, Lake Street Senior Center – 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
  • Exercise with Mitzi, Lake Street Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.
  • “Healthy Aging” presentation by Angels Care Home Health, Bennet Senior Center – 1 p.m.
  • “The Baron’s Revenge” melodrama, Eugene T. Mahoney State Park (Nebraska state park admission fee required) – 7:30 p.m.

 

Friday, August 27

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Movie and popcorn, Downtown Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Stepping Out Walking Group, Downtown Senior Center – 9:45 a.m.
  • Grab bag BINGO, Northeast Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • UNO Tournament of Champions, Belmont Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level II), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.

Senior Center Meal Schedule (reservations required two working days in advance):

Asian Senior Center (402-477-3446): (third Wednesday of each month only) at 10 a.m.

Belmont Senior Center (402-441-7990):  Monday – Friday at noon

Bennet Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon

Downtown Senior Center (402-441-7154):  Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Firth Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Mondays at 11:30 a.m.

Hickman Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m.

Lake Street Senior Center (402-441-7157):  Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Northeast Senior Center (402-441-7158):  Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 11:30

a.m.

Location addresses:

Aging Partners Fitness Center, 555 S. 9th St.

Asian Senior Center, 144 N. 44th St.

Belmont Senior Center, 1234 Judson St.

Bennet Senior Center, 970 Monroe St.

Downtown Senior Center, 1005 “O” St.

Eastridge Presbyterian Church, 1135 Eastridge Dr.

Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, 28500 W. Park Hwy, Ashland

Firefighter’s Hall, 241 Victory Lane

Firth Senior Center, 311 Nemaha St.

Gere Library, 2400 S. 56th St.

Hickman Senior Center, 115 Locust St.

Lake Street Senior Center, 2400 S. 11th St.

Northeast Senior Center, 4140 N. 60th St. (temporary location in Havelock United

Methodist Church)

Vermeer Education Center, 4000 S. 84th St.

For information on classes or to register, call 402-441-7575.  Roundtrip transportation is available for senior center meals and activities in Lincoln only by calling the centers directly (phone numbers listed in meal schedule).  For more information on senior center events and activities, visit lincoln.ne.gov/MyCenterNews or call 402-441-7158.

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