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W. Newton Center Slates Upcoming Activities

By Submitted Report
The Tube City Almanac
January 08, 2020
Posted in: West Newton News

(Photo courtesy West Newton Center for Active Adults, via Facebook)

The West Newton Center for Active Adults, 103 E. Main St., has posted several upcoming activities.

Exercise Classes: Join the West Newton Center for free Healthy Steps in Motion exercise classes from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 29.

HSIM is a fall-prevention group exercise program designed to accommodate beginners, intermediates and experts alike.

For those interested in Tai Chi for arthritis, the exercise program will continue from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Jan. 21.

Zumba is offered from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays. Cost is $6 per person. Call Gyda at (412) 558-4992.

Crafts: Crafting hours are held at 11 a.m. Mondays in the center's newly revamped craft room, the spokesperson said. The craft area also is available any weekday.

The Rewind-Reuse Center & Workshop will be at the center at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 10 to showcase ways to reuse discarded materials and turn them into art rather than sending them to landfills. People who are interested should call the center in advance.

Health & Wellness: Kathleen from Senior Life will be at the center to do blood pressure checks at 11:30 a.m. Friday (Jan. 10). Kathy from Hometown Pharmacy will do blood pressure checks at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 31.

Kayla from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will be at the center at 11 a.m. Jan. 15 to discuss benefits for fixed income participants.

Bingo: Grocery Bingo will move to the third Tuesday of each month beginning at 1 p.m. Jan. 21. Prizes range from bags of groceries to Giant Eagle gift cards.

The center continues its Jackpot Bingo every Tuesday from 11:15 a.m. to 12 noon, as well as Nickel Bingo at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

Originally published January 08, 2020.

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