Contact Info

wlcWashington Life Center

Supervisor: Laurie Adair

(810) 765-3523 or 1-800-779-4488

wlc#thecouncilonaging.org  (replace # with @)

403 N. Mary Marine City, MI. 48039

 

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WLC November Calendar

WLC December Calendar

 

NOVEMBER

Medicare & Insurance will be on November 1 at 10:30 a.m. Agent Kerry Weishaupt will stop by to discuss Medicare, Extended Care, Retirement Planning, and Life insurance options. He is a certified Medicare specialist.

National OHIO Day is November 2 at 10:30 a.m. Wear your Red. We will learn about our neighbor to the south, and have a Buckeye candy or two courtesy of the Sweet Tooth Candy Shoppe.

November 5 at 10:30 a.m. we will travel to a new destination with the Travel Frog. We will visit Cuba via video. Also hear from a world traveler who has been there.

Birthdays & Music on November 7 at 10:30 a.m. We will celebrate members birthdays with some cake and music from Bob Cadena.

Veterans Meeting will be on November 8 at 6:30 p.m. Veteran Club members meet to discuss different military aspects and history. The museum is open on Thursday, November 29 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Chicken Soup for the Soul Day on November 12 at 10:30 a.m. The insightfulness and wisdom from these wonderful books are celebrated on this National Day. Members will see these stories play out in real life circumstances and then are welcome to share any similar occurrences from their life.

National Philanthropy Day is November 15 at 10:30 a.m. Volunteer, Mentor, donations are ways to be a Philanthropist. What ways have you been helped by or have you been a contributor to others? We will learn ways we can venture down the path of being or becoming one on a daily basis.

GAME DAY on November 16 at 10:30 a.m. We will not have a Game Night. The WLC will be involved with the Christmas Parade in town.

Center will be closed on November 22 and November 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Letters Project on November 26 at 10:30 a.m. We will start our annual “Special” Letter writing project. The giving tree program where we collect hats, scarfs and mittens as well as adopt two local families for gifts under their tree for the holiday season.

Back Packs for the Homeless on November 30 at 10:30 a.m. We will be filling Back Packs for the Homeless with clothing, toiletries and non-perishable items along with as many Mats that Matter that have been woven from plastic shopping bags.

The smell of Popcorn and a great movie for Every Other Wednesday Movie (and the Rainy Day Movie Club) at the Washington Life Center at 12:15 p.m. A chance to enjoy movies together. Call 810-765-3523 if your are interested.

Ballroom Dancing Classes with Lyle Malaski & Carol Bachand. Beginners at 6:15 p.m. and Intermediate at 7:15 p.m. $45 per person for the six-week session and mixer dance.

Sign up now for Palette Knife Painting Project with Pavanne Kenyon on November 15 at 6:00 p.m. Bring a friend, all materials provided. $25 per person. Sign up by November 11.

Hoop It Up with Lesley Rummel will feature a class at 3 and 6. The 3:00 p.m. class will focus on low intensity activities and the 6:00 p.m. class will be geared for those a bit more adventurous. This program is on Wednesdays, four week session at a cost of $25. Hoops are available with a chance to purchase or make your own. Call 810-765-3523 for more information.

Algonac Community Theatre presents the play Dirty Work at the Crossroads on November 15 and 16th at 7:00 p.m. and November 17 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $10.

Biggest Loser 2019 will Weigh-In beginning January 3 and January 4. Contact the center for more details 810-765-3523.

Save your VG’s or any Spartan Store receipts! Please bring in your receipts from your grocery shopping to help us earn some cash.

 

DECEMBER

National Crazy Sock Day on December 3rd at 10:30 a.m. Kicking off the Holiday season in a way to share the spirit members will buy a pair of festive socks filling one with trinkets and goodies and rolling up the other sock on the top to keep in it’s treasures.

Ba, Blue, Blue Wine Bottle Craft project on December 3 at 6:00 p.m. Stop in to make a holiday gift or a great decoration for the season that Elvis might have sung about. These hand crafted ornaments will be admired for years to come. Pre-register by November 30. $25.

WLC Dancers Christmas Program on December 4 at 10:30 a.m. Wear your Christmas colors. We will begin our 12 days of Christmas entertainment with our own WLC dancers.

Gift Exchange draw and Birthday Celebration on December 5 at 10:30 a.m. Members will draw names for the gift exchange on December 20.

Pearl Harbor Day on December 7 at 10:30 a.m. Bill Livesay will share about that fateful day.

Quentin Flagg in concert on December 8 at 7:00 p.m. This Cruise Ship style entertainer brings his show to the Washington Life Center. Dinner will be served 6:00-6:30 p.m. $18 per person, $30 per couple. Reservations by November 30.

St. Clair Singers come caroling on December 10 at 10:30 a.m. The St. Clair Singers share songs of the season both new and old classics.

Dinner, Movie & Light Tour on December 10 at 3:00 p.m. We will carry our tradition of a movie, dinner and tour of area Christmas lights. Reservations need to be in by December 5. $25 per person.

Veteran’s meeting on December 13 at 6:30 p.m. Veteran Club members meet to discuss different military aspects and history. The election for 2019 officers will take place at this meeting. The museum is open on Thursday, December 27 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. If you have guests from out of town, make this a stop.

Christmas around the World on December 17 at 10:30 a.m. The Travel Frog will hop around the world as we see how others celebrate this festive season.

Blue Christmas on December 18 at 10:30 a.m. Jennifer Stewart from Reverence Hospice will stop by to discuss ways to avoid the Holiday Blues.

The Center will be closed on Monday, December 24, Tuesday, December 25 and Monday, December 31 and Tuesday, January 1 for the holidays.

Do you hear what I hear on December 26 at 10:30 a.m. Having a difficult time hearing in large groups? Already have some hearing devices? Have them and your ears checked by a Miracle Ear Audiologist and certified service technician.

Year in Review and New Year’s Party on December 27 at 10:30 a.m. We will watch a video of the past years activities and at 12:00 noon we will drop the Celebratory Ball.

The smell of popcorn and a great movie. It’s the every other Wednesday Movie (& the Rainy Day Movie Club) at the Washington Life Center at 12:15 p.m. A chance to enjoy movies together. Call 810-765-3523 if you are interested.

Ballroom Dancing Classes with Lyle Malaski & Carol Bachand. Beginners at 6:15 p.m., Intermediate at 7:15 p.m. $45 per person for the six week session and mixer dance.

Hoop It Up with Lesley Rummel will feature a class at 3:00 and 6:00 p.m. The 3:00 p.m. class will focus on low intensity activities and the 6:00 p.m. will be geared for those a bit more adventurous. This program is on Wednesdays, four week sessions at a cost of $25. Hoops are available with a chance to purchase or make your own. Call 810-765-3523 for more information.

Biggest Loser 2019 will weigh-in on January 3 and January 4. Contact the center for more details at 810-765-3523.

Save your VG’s or any Spartan Store receipts! Please bring in your receipts from your grocery shopping to help usearn some cash.

 

Washington Life Center
Daily Schedule (Lunch Monday through Friday at 11:30 a.m.)

 

FITNESS CLASSES

Yoga: M, W, F 8:30-9:30 a.m. & Tues/Thurs 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Walking Group: Tues/Thurs 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Balance: Tues/Thurs 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Advanced Total Rebound: M, W, F 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Tai Chi: Wed 10:00 a.m.

Beginning Total Rebound: M, W, F 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Zumba: Wed 5:30-6:30 p.m.

 

FITNESS ACTIVITIES

Pickleball Beg/Int: Tues/Thurs 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & M-F 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Pickleball-Adv: M-F 12:00 noon – 2:30 p.m. & Thurs 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Line Dancing: Tues 12:15-1:30 p.m.

Clogging: Tues 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Tap: Tues 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Hooping: Wed 3:00 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

Ballroom Dancing: Tues 6:15 p.m for Beginners & 7:15 p.m. for Intermediate

Volleyball: Tues 6:30-8:00 p.m.

 

RECREATION & SOCIALIZATION

Puzzles: M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Billiards: Mon/Wed 9:00 a.m.

Mats that Matter: Tues 10:00 a.m.

Bridge: Wed 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Circle of Friends: M-F 10:30 a.m.  (see WLC calendar on page 21)

50/50 Raffle: M/Thurs 11:20 a.m.

Lunch:  M-F 11:30 a.m.

Bingo: M/Thurs 12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

Hand & Foot Cards: Mon 12:30 p.m.

Mah-jongg: Tues 12:30 p.m.

Art Group: Wed/Fri 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Euchre: Mon 2:30 p.m.

Rainy Day Movie Club: Mon/Wed & Rainy Days 2:30 p.m. (call for movie & availability)

Craft Group: Tues 5:30-8:00 p.m. & Fri 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Game Night: Tues 6:00 p.m.

Quilting: Mon 6:00 p.m. & Wed 1:00 p.m.