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Westerville Senior Center

The Westerville Senior Center, 310 W. Main St., is sponsored by the Westerville Parks and Recreation Department for people age 55 and older. The center is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. The phone number is 614-901-6560.

Transportation is provided for members who live in the Westerville city corporate limits for medical appointments, shopping, recreational programs at the center, banking and to beauty salons. Reservations for transportation should be made at least two days in advance.

Dues are $12 for those who live in the city and $18 for those who live outside the city.

Activities Aug. 22-29:

Thursday: Walking Group, 8:30 a.m.; Aviation Museum, 8:30 a.m.; Quilting, 9 a.m.; Strength & Tone, 9 a.m.; Low Aerobics, 9:30 a.m.; Table Tennis, 10 a.m.; Wii Bowling, 11 a.m.; Mah Jongg, 11 a.m.; Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m.; Delay the Disease, 2:15 p.m.

Friday: Walking Group, 8:30 a.m.; BASE, 9 a.m.; Basic Computer, 9 a.m.; Wood Carving, 10 a.m.; Fifth Friday Lunch, noon; Cards/Games, 12:45 p.m.; Contract Bridge, 12:45 p.m.; Bowling, 1 p.m.;

Monday: Stone Carving, 9 a.m.; Resistance Bands, 9:45 a.m.; Chair Exercise, noon; McDonald's Lunch, noon; Cards/Games, 12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Advanced Mah Jongg, 12:30 p.m.; Bowling, 1 p.m.; Quilting, 1 p.m.; Crafts, 1 p.m.

Tuesday: Garden Group, 8 a.m.; Walking Group, 8:30 a.m.;Strength & Tone, 9 a.m.; Low Aerobics, 9:30 a.m.; Bridge Lessons, 10 a.m.; Line Dancing, 10:15 a.m.; Digital Photo SIG, 1 p.m.; Facebook, 1 p.m.

Wednesday: PSE Help, 9 a.m.; Resistance Bands, 10 a.m.; Digital Camera Help, 10 a.m.; Discussion Group, 10:30 a.m.; Balance Class, 10:45 a.m.; Hearing Aid Check, 11 a.m.; Chair Exercise, 11:30 a.m.; Wednesday Lunch, noon; Cards/Games, 12:30 p.m.; Contract Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Bowling, 1 p.m.; Digital Camera Help, 1 p.m.; Basic Photoshop Elements, 1 p.m.; Memoir Writing, 1:30 p.m.

Thursday: Bird Banding, 6 a.m.; Walking Group, 8:30 a.m.; Quilting, 9 a.m.; Strength & Tone, 9 a.m.; Low Aerobics, 9:30 a.m.; Table Tennis, 10 a.m.; Wii Bowling, 11 a.m.; Mah Jongg, 11 a.m.; Delay the Disease, 2:15 p.m.

 

Blendon Senior Center

The Blendon Senior Center, 6330 Hempstead Road, provides daily activities for senior adults. Members must be at least 55 years old or must be the spouse of a member that age.

Membership dues for a calendar year are $15 for township residents and $20 for nonresidents.

The center is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. The center can be reached by calling 614-882-1260.

Transportation is provided to township residents for shopping, doctor appointments, hairdressers and to come to the center. Non-township residents also may arrange transportation, for a cost based on length of the trip. Call 24 hours ahead to make a reservation for transportation.

Activities Aug. 22-29:

Thursday: Made in America Tour, 7:45 a.m.; Swimnastics, 9:30 a.m.; Zumba, 10 a.m.; Learning Bridge, 1 p.m.; Yoga, 3 p.m.

Friday: Line Dancing, 9:30 a.m.; Dominoes, 10 a.m.; Wii Bowling, 10 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Bridge and Bid Euchre, 1 p.m.

Sunday: Social Time, 1 p.m.

Monday: Golf at Arrowhead, 8 a.m.; Art Class, 9:15 a.m.; Exercise, 10 a.m.; Pinochle, 11 a.m.; Bunco, 2 p.m.; Yoga, 3 p.m.; Book Discussion, 3 p.m.

Tuesday: Swimnastics, 9:30 a.m.; Morning Mingle, 9:30 a.m.; Jazz & Tap, 10 a.m.; Chair Volleyball, 11 a.m.; Bridge and Bid Euchre, 1 p.m.

Wednesday: Quilting, 10 a.m.; Exercise, 10 a.m.; PIF Crafts, 10 a.m.; Pinochle, noon; Mah Jongg, 12:30 p.m.; Movie Time, 1:30 p.m.; Breathing Club, 2 p.m.; Discussion Group, 2:30 p.m.

Thursday: Swimnastics, 9:30 a.m.; Zumba, 10 a.m.; Learning Bridge, 1 p.m.; Yoga, 3 p.m.

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