​​​​​​​For further info on any event or to give suggestions on programs or trips, please call Sandra Young at 465-4076.  

A LOOK AHEAD...

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EXERCISE FOR SENIORS

Recreation and Parks is offering the following exercise classes for seniors at The Senior Center on Golf Club Lane.  For the next few months the classes will be free in order to for you to try each class, after which they will be offered at a nominal charge. Classes are open to all seniors ages 60 and older who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City.  Classes might be cancelled due to a special event or trip so please check the bulletin board at The Senior Center for updates.

MONDAY
Exercise with Felicia at 10 am
Tai Chi with Connie at 1 pm
Meditation with Connie at 2 pm

TUESDAY
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 11:15 am
Chair Dancing with Felicia at 2:30 pm

WEDNESDAY
Exercise with Felicia at 9:45 am
Chair Yoga with Connie at 11am

THURSDAY
Exercise with Joy at 9 am (paid class, prior registration is needed)
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 11:15am
Yoga for all Levels with Allie at 12:15pm

FRIDAY
Exercise with Felicia at 9:45 am
Resistance Bands with Felicia at 10:45 am
Meditation with Connie at noon
Tai Chi with Connie at 1 pm


Computer Kindergarten for Seniors

Recreation and Parks will offer a series of instructional classes on Computers, iPad, iPhones, etc. Pre–registration is necessary for these programs and in some cases, space is limited.  Please see staff to register for any Computer class.  Each class is 2 hours in length and begins at 10 am in The Senior Center.






Registration is necessary.  To register for any of the programs below EXCEPT the "Chow Down", please call the Senior Center at 385-8006.​


To attend the "Chow Down", please visit the Recreation Administration Office at 108 Rockaway Ave or call 465-0475




Monday, June 5 at 11:15 am – Cool Down Meditation, sponsored by Emblem Health.  It’s getting hot outside!  Join us to cool down with a guided meditation by a Meditation Specialist, followed by a talk on Medicare by a Medicare expert.

Monday, June 5th at 1 pm - 1950s Oldies music with George Salem, George Salem will play a mix of his fabulous music collection for the 1950s.  This is the third presentation in a series, but it will be different than the previous two. We will continue to have sing-a-longs, with lyrics, plus some folk music from the 60s and 70s, and even a few tunes from the 40s.

Wednesday, June 7 at noon – “Spring into Summer” Luncheon.  Come and enjoy lunch with your friends as we celebrate the end of spring and the coming of summer!  This luncheon is sponsored by Recreation and Parks and will cost $6.00 to attend.  Reservations are necessary by visiting our Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway with your $6.00 fee.

 
Thursday, June 8 at 1 pm –
A Tribute to a Stroll Down Memory Lane – Join Linda Ipanema as she takes you an a musical journey from 1930 to 1970, almost a half century of great music! From Sophie Tucker to Billy Joel, Linda is a great entertainer who all will enjoy!

 Friday, June 16th at 11 am –
Balance Testing with James Horn of Chelsea and Resolution Physical Therapy.

 

To register for any of these events EXCEPT the luncheon, please call the Senior Center at 385-8006.  For the Luncheon, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Avenue with a $6.00 fee.






 To register for any of these trips, please visit the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave.  Please note, once the fees are sent to the venues, they are not refundable so make your selections carefully. All trips are open senior residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City only.

Senior Events and Activities

Garden City Department of Recreation and Parks