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Check Out The COA Schedule

The Council on Aging announces a variety of upcoming events around the county.

 

Ponte Vedra Press Material

THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center

175 Landrum Lane

Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

904-280-3233 

 

Upcoming Life-long Learning Classes and Activities:

 

Soap Making Workshop

Monday, Jan. 30, 10 a.m. to noon

THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach

Please call 280-3233 to register

**This class is made possible through St. Johns County Cultural Arts Council State of the Arts License Plate Grant.**

 

Watercolor with Jennie Szaltis

Tuesday’s, Jan. 10-Feb. 7, 1-4 p.m.

THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach

Call 280-3233 to register.

Lunch and Learn “Hearing Loss and Dementia” sponsored by Connect Hearing.

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach

Call 280-3233 to register.

AARP Driver Safety Class

Friday, Jan. 27, 9 .am. to 4 p.m.

THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach

Please call 472-0947 for reservations

Tuesday/Thursday 11 a.m. Program at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane

Thurs., Jan. 26 SJC Managing Legal Aid Attorney Megan Wall discusses “What Happens If You Die Without a Will?”

Tues., Jan. 31 “Time is Brain” Stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment and recovery with Neurologist Casey Carrigan, MD, Stroke Center Medical Director at Baptist Medical Center Beaches.

For more information on any of the classes or activities at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, Council on Aging, please call Darlene Mahany or Marian Ashton at 280-3233 or visit our website www.coasjc.com

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

PONTE VEDRA THERAPEUTIC ADULT DAY HEALTH CARE: 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra 32082

Volunteers needed Monday- Friday from 10 am – 2 pm to help participants in activities such as games, music, chair exercise, simple art & craft projects. Certified pet therapy dogs are also welcome. Call (904) 209-3686 or email aleach@stjohnscoa.com

THE PLAYERS COMMUNITY SENIOR CENTER: 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra 32082

Volunteers needed for activity set up Friday and Monday mornings. Make new friends while joining us in a wide variety of fun social activities. Call (904) 209-3686 or email aleach@stjohnscoa.com

SUNSHINE CENTER ADULT DAY CARE: 180 Marine St., St. Augustine, FL 32084

Volunteers needed to assist seniors with activities such as socializing, games, exercise, art and music projects. Schedules are flexible: 9am – 12 noon or 1 – 4pm. Call (904) 209-3686 or email aleach@stjohnscoa.com

ST. AUGUSTINE

Contact the River House reception desk, 904-209-3655 for registration and additional information or email mskinner@stjohnscoa.com.

 Beginner French Classes

This “All About France” class begins Tuesday, Jan. 10, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Call 209-3655 to register for this 6-week session.  Fee: $30 for River House members; $35 for non-members.

Registration Begins for Spanish Classes

River House, 179 Marine St., is now taking registrations for Beginner Spanish and Conversational Spanish.  Class instructor will be Maria Martinez. The January 2017 class dates have not been scheduled. Each 6-week session is $30 for River House Members and $40 for non-members.  Call 209-3655 to register.  Advance payment required.

 Tai Chi Classes Improve Balance

Tai Chi beginner class is on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10:30-11:30 a.m., at River House, 179 Marine St.   Intermediate students are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m.  Cost per class is $4 for River House Activity Members and $5 for non-members.   Call 209-3655 to reserve your place.

 Medicare Help

Dick Wallis is here for people interested in help with Medicare. He is available by appointment on Tuesdays from 9-11:30 a.m., in the Partner’s Office at River House, 179 Marine St. For questions or appointments call 209-3655.

Dinner and a Movie

Join River House movie goers on Thursday, Jan. 26, 179 Marine St. from 4:30-7:30 p.m., for the showing of “Sully” starring Tom Hanks as Chesley Sullenberger, who became a hero after gliding his plane along the water in the Hudson River, saving his 155 passengers.  $13 for River House Members and $16 for Non-members.  Call 209-3655 for reservations.

Visit www.coasjc.com for more information on COA

 

About Anne Heymen (72 Articles)
Retired after 49 years in major media publication, Anne spends her time as Contributing Editor to PluggedIn whenever her two cats allow her some time to herself.

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