CAL Monthly Happenings

CAL ACTIVITIES AND SPEAKERS 

Help with RSVP projects for various charitable organizations. Meets at the Center for Active Living. Call Joanne Bartosh at 507-295-5262 for information.

Hatha Yoga - 5:15 pm Wednesdays, January 2 - February 20th. Call 376-6457 for sign up and info on our next session (generally begins the week following the current session).

Jan 14 – Caregivers Support Group meets at 5:00 pm at the Center for Active Living. Caregivers was rescheduled from 11/12. Facilitated by Joanne Bartosh, ACE of Southwest Minnesota. Call ACE at 507-295-5262 for information! Drop ins welcome! Public Welcome!

Jan 17 Presentation: Learn about Tax Law Changes that could impact you & your family at 10:00 am at the Center for Active Living. Information will be provided by Thrivent’s Nancy Hansen and Justin Espenson. Call 376-6457 to sign up. Walk-in’s welcome.

Jan. 16 Interested in playing a game of Scrabble? We'll play at 1:00 pm and will talk about when people might want to meet to play in February. Give us your availability and we will help coordinate a day/time that works for everyone.This is start of something fun!

Jan 18 - Social Bridge 1:00 pm at the Center for Active Living! We are looking to build a walk-in bridge group. Meeting days and times can be adjusted by those who attend! Please join us if you would like to play a casual game of bridge! Public is welcome to give us a try!

Jan 21 - Social Bridge 9:00 am at the Center for Active Living! We are looking to build a walk-in bridge group! Meeting days and times can be adjusted by those who attend! Please join us if you would like to play a casual game of bridge! Public is welcome to give us a try!

January 21 – Valentine Wall Art Class at 6 pm led by artist, Kelly Henkels, Center for Active Living. Create your own mixed media valentine with red button design over acrylic-striped canvas. Adults of all ages welcome. Open to the public. Call 376-6457 for information and sign up by 1/18.

January 30 – Pot Luck Soup Swap at 11:30 am at the Center for Active Living. Call 376-6457 and sign up to bring a crock pot full of your favorite soup. We’ll eat together (optional), then we’ll swap our soup bowl for bowl with other soup swappers!

Watch for another session of Toning Tips with Anita Leach coming soon!

Feb 5 Community Valentine-making with Robyn Moser 9 am. Make valentines for those who are in the hospital, hospice care, nursing homes or the various senior living facilities in Worthington. Materials will be available for the entire week. 

Feb 5 Free Blood pressure checks from 11-11:30 am & 12 -1 pm at the Center for Active Living, courtesy of Sterling Drug. Public Welcome!

*Meeting regularly* New Dominoes group generally 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!

*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 - We are planning to meet the first week in December. We will meet on two days 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. 


DO YOU HAVE A SKILL OR HOBBY YOU'D LIKE TO SHARE? 

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.