Seniors Invited to Participate in Aging Partners Events August 2-8 – Lincoln.ne.gov

Published on July 30, 2021

Aging Partners invites senior citizens and the public to attend a variety of senior-focused activities and classes in Lincoln and Lancaster County from August 2 through 8:

Monday, August 2

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Wii bowling, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Physical activity and exercise class, Asian Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Blood pressure screenings by Lakeview Assisted Living, Firth Senior Center – 10:45 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • Radio Talking Book Service presentation, Firth Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.

Tuesday, August 3

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Learn to speak Spanish, Downtown Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Games and cards, Bennet Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Medicare BINGO with Nebraska SHIP, Lake Street Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • Lincoln Fresh produce food truck, Northeast Senior Center parking lot at 6310 Platte Ave. – 10:30 to 11 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level I), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • BINGO, Belmont Senior Center – 11:30 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level II), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 1 p.m.

Wednesday, August 4

  • Art books, games and puzzles, Hickman Senior Center – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Senior Walking Warriors, Hickman Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Living Will/Power of Attorney educational presentation by Linh Bui, Asian Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • BINGO, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Grab bag BINGO, Northeast Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Physical activity and exercise, Asian Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Aging Partners Nutrition presentation: Fermented Foods, Lake Street Senior Center – 10:30 p.m.
  • Adult coloring, Hickman Senior Center – 10:45 a.m.
  • Blood pressure screenings by Haven Manor, Hickman Senior Center – 10:45 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • Aging Partners Nutrition presentation: Mediterranean Diet, Belmont Senior Center – 11:30 a.m.
  • Music BINGO with Elliott Piper, Hickman Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.

Thursday, August 5

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Heart and Sole exercise group, Downtown Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Writer’s Workshop, Northeast Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Senior Health Promotion UNMC Health Clinic (foot care only), Downtown Senior Center – 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. by appointment only (call 402-441-7506 for appointment)
  • Games and cards, Bennet Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Pitch, Belmont Senior Center – 10:30 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level I), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • Exercise with Mitzi, Lake Street Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.
  • Aging Partners Health and Fitness presentation, Bennet Senior Center – 1 p.m.

Friday, August 6

  • Dominoes, Rummikub, SkipBo and cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m.
  • Movie and popcorn, Downtown Senior Center – 9:30 a.m.
  • Stepping Out Walking Group, Downtown Senior Center – 9:45 a.m.
  • Grab bag BINGO, Northeast Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Pet therapy with Zeke the therapy dog, Downtown Senior Center – 10 a.m.
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance (Level II), Eastridge Presbyterian Church – 11 a.m.
  • Senior Fitness, Northeast Senior Center – 11:15 a.m.
  • August birthday party, Belmont Senior Center – 12:15 p.m.

Senior Center Meal Schedule (reservations required two working days in advance):

Asian Senior Center (402-477-3446): (third Wednesday of each month only) at 10 a.m.

Belmont Senior Center (402-441-7990):  Monday – Friday at noon

Bennet Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon

Downtown Senior Center (402-441-7154):  Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Firth Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Mondays at 11:30 a.m.

Hickman Senior Center (402-416-7693):  Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m.

Lake Street Senior Center (402-441-7157):  Monday – Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Northeast Senior Center (402-441-7158):  Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 11:30 a.m.

Location addresses:

Aging Partners Fitness Center, 555 S. 9th St.

Asian Senior Center, 144 N. 44th St.

Belmont Senior Center, 1234 Judson St.

Bennet Senior Center, 970 Monroe St.

Downtown Senior Center, 1005 “O” St.

Eastridge Presbyterian Church, 1135 Eastridge Dr.

Firth Senior Center, 311 Nemaha St.

Hickman Senior Center, 115 Locust St.

Lake Street Senior Center, 2400 S. 11th St.

Northeast Senior Center, 4140 N. 60th St. (temporary location in Havelock United Methodist Church)

For information on classes or to register, call 402-441-7575.  Roundtrip transportation is available for senior center meals and activities in Lincoln only by calling the centers directly (phone numbers listed in meal schedule).  For more information on senior center events and activities, visit lincoln.ne.gov/MyCenterNews or call 402-441-7158.