CAL Monthly Happenings


Hatha Yoga Fall Session I will meet Wednesdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17 & 24 at 5:15 pm. Call 376-6457 for sign up and info.

Sept 4 -  Sterling Drug Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic from 9:30 - 10:00 am, with Nurse, Vicki Place. Call 376-6457 to sign up for our October Flu Shot Clinic. Sponsored by Sterling Drug. All Welcome. Free.

Sept 6 - Line Dancing at 10:00 am with Pat Brandt! We will teach & review the line dances from past few sessions. We will prepare for an outing the evening of October 17Call 376-6457 for info and sign up. 

Sept 11 - Travel Talk at 10:00 am - Bruce and Beverly Kness will talk about their 14 month trip with the America's Great Loop Cruiser's Association. The Kness' traveled over 7,000 miles on their 39-foot boat, visiting three countries: Eastern United States, Canada & the Bahamas. 

Sept 12 - Informational Medicare meeting -10:00 am with Jasmine Bray of UCARE

Sept 12 - Paper Flower Burlap Message Board Make n Take -7 pm with artist, Kelly Henkels. Design a trendy burlap-covered memo board and make paper flowers to decorate it. Pre-paid registration required. Call 507-376-6457 for sign up & class date. Adults of all ages welcomed.

Sept 13 - Decorate the CAL Turkey Day parade vehicle with us, between 8 am - 11:30 am at the Center for Active Living!

Sept 14 -  Social Bridge 1:00 pm at the Center for Active Living! We are looking for members to play with us once or twice a month! We are looking for bridge players to join us for a casual game of bridge once or twice a month! Public Welcome to give us a try!

Sept 17 -  Social Bridge 9:00 am at the Center for Active Living! We are looking for bridge players to join us for a casual game of bridge once or twice a month! Public Welcome to give us a try!

Sept 24 - Watercolor Exploration with Instructor, Kelly Henkels, will meet at 6 pm. This is an introduction to basic watercolor painting technique and flower painting instruction. Call 376-6457 for info & to sign up.

Sept 25 - Play Spinner Dominoes at 1:00 pm at the CAL! Call to sign up/express your interest!

Sept 27 - Kathy's Build-a-card. Stop in between 9:30 - 11:30 am. Call to sign up/express interest!

String Art was a big hit! We are taking names for a 6 pm class meeting on Monday, October 22nd.Craft nails and string are used to create your initial, the shape of a state with a heart located over your favorite city - OR - Create a mason jar that you can add flowers to! Call 376-6457 to express interest in this class.

Interested in playing an occasional game of Scrabble? Give us your availability and we will help coordinate a day/time.This may be the start of something fun!

*Meeting regularly* New Dominoes group meets the 1st & 3rd Tuesday and the 2nd & 4th Friday of each month.

*Still growing* :) Let's play a Social Bridge at the CAL! Meets the 2nd Friday at 1 pm, and the Third Monday at 9 am!

*Growing group* Wednesdays at 10 - Let's talk about Aging... with Low impact Fitness led by Ruth Sieve. Class references the book: Aging Backwards by Miranda Esmonde-White. Call ASAP to reserve your spot! FREE!

*Now meeting regularly* Men's and Ladies Pinochle groups play together and play separately on the 1st & 3rd Mondays! We are open to adding days to the schedule.

Handmade Paper-making Workshop - Coming in October! We are still looking for two consecutive weekends to make paper from pulp, dried flowers, glitter or anything else that you can think to add! Instructor/Artist: Margaret Hurlbut Vosburgh; Call 376-6457 to express interest. We will pick dates based on participant availability. 


We would love to hear from you! We are always looking to expand the programs offered to include health education and screenings, social activities to combat loneliness and promote social involvement, provide and expand fitness programs, promote mental alertness and maintain mental health, active aging awareness, special events and day trips, and offer more volunteer opportunities within the community.