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Senior Exploration

October 14 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, repeating until November 4, 2019

The Bluffton Parks Department is offering a 5-week program designed for adults who are interested in continued learning. Senior Exploration will be Mondays starting Oct  7th through Nov 4th. There is a one-time fee of $15.00 due with registration by September 30th (Senior Circle Members pay only $10 thanks to Bluffton Regional Senior Circle Group) .  Location: Boys and Girls Club, 1410 Wayne St. Bluffton. This is a fun affordable event for seniors, we usually average 50-60 adults at this program and it is a great way to learn new things while making new friends!!

8:30 – 8:55 Free continental breakfast name tag pick up, & announcements
9:00 am classes: Select one class per hour to attend all five weeks

            Wells County History – How much do you know about our county’s past?  Become a history buff, and learn about the area you live in.

            Exploring Art Around The World From Home –  Learn about art from Vienna, Paris, Slovakia, and the U.S. through Google Arts & Culture with a guide who has visited each location.

10:00 am classes: Select one class per hour to attend all five weeks

Simple Crafts – Explore your creative side with simple crafts.  All supplies are provided.

Variety Class – Each week will cover a different subject.  Topics will include  Electric Pressure Cooking; The Buzz about Coffee; Health Benefits of Being Outside; Advance Care Planning and Improve Your Health Literacy.

11:00am classes: Select one class per hour to attend all five weeks

Birds, Bugs & Blooms – Each week participants will learn the habits and antics of the birds in our backyards explore the many different insects in our area and discuss a variety of flowers.

Crochet – For beginners and advanced students.  Bring a size “H” hook with you.  Yarn & instructions provided.

Movie Club –  Will feature the 1952 romantic/comedy/drama “The Quiet Man” starring John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara, and Barry Fitzgerald. A retired American boxer returns to the Irish village of his birth looking for a quiet drama-free life, but what he finds is love in the form of a fiery redhead.

To find out more details or to register call 824-6069 or e-mail the Parks Dept at parks@ci.bluffton.in.us

 

Details

Date:
October 14
Time:
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Organizer

Bluffton Parks Department
Phone:
260 824-6069
Email:
parks@ci.bluffton.in.us
Website:
blufftonindiana.net

Venue

Wells Community Boys and Girls Club
1410 S Wayne St
Bluffton,IN46714United States
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