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Avonmore Center for Active Adults

458 Railroad St, PO Box 153, Avonmore, PA 15618

Supervisor: Karen Stonebraker  avoncenter@comcast.net    Phone: 724-697-4014   Fax: 724-697-4357

 

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Notices

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May Day MIXER

Saturday, May 5, 2018,  12pm-5pm

Alle-Kiski Valley Center for Active Adults, 1039 Third Avenue, New Kensington

DJ, Raffles, Door Prizes, Make & Take Crafts, Billiards, Shuffleboard, Craft Show/Sale, Refreshments and Bake Sale, Photo Booth (First 100 guests get a free photo.)

Complimentary Cold Buffet

Pre-Sale Wristbands: $1.00 by April 23

$5.00 at the door (limited amounts available)

Representing the Avonmore, East Vandergrift & New Kensington

Centers for Active Adults age 50+

Click Here to view the flyer

 

Healthy Steps

 A Falls Prevention Workshop

April 6  10:00 - 2:00 - Avonmore (724 697-4014)

April 20 10:00 - 2:00 - East Vandergrift (724-568-2692)

April 27 10:00 - 2:00 - New Kensington (724-335-8597)

To register, call the center of the program

date you would like to attend. 

See the Newsletter's "Director's Corner" for details.

 

Seniors for Safe Driving Class 

April 23 @ 9:00

Call for details and to register.

 

Monthly Evening Bingo

Our Monthly Evening Bingo is scheduled for April 16 at 6:30 p.m. 

 

Stay Active and

Independent for Life

 

 

Dates to Remember

Check the Newsletter for more details.

Apr 23 @ 9:00 - Seniors for Safe Driving Class

May 17 @ 12:30 - Advisory Meeting

May 21 @ 6:30 p.m. - Evening Bingo

May 24 @ 11:30 - Birthday Luncheon

June 2 - Bicycle Days—Pizzelle Sale

 

Activities & Programs

Health and Wellness

The Health and Wellness Program focuses on health promotion and disease prevention activities for older Pennsylvanians. The overall goal is to promote optimum health and well being with a special focus on exercise, nutrition, chronic conditions,  injury prevention and medication management.

 

Zumba Gold

The easy-to-follow program that lets you move to the beat at your own speed. It's an invigorating, community-oriented dance-fitness class that feels fresh, and most of all, exhilarating! Zumba Gold classes provide modified, low-impact moves for active older adults.

 

Chair Yoga

Yoga has been shown to help alleviate or reduce many of the health challenges facing seniors. Mondays @ 10-11

 

Strong Bones Exercise

Participants do range of motion exercises with or without leg and hand weights

 

Exercise

 

Walking Video

 

Blood Pressure Checks

 

Nutrition News

 

Educational Medical Programs

Social Activities

Keep your mind sharp and your spirits high by participating in our social activities.

 

Book Club

 

Bingo

Penny Bingo Tuesdays @ 11 pm

25 cent Bingo Friday @ 1 pm

 

Card Games

 

Puzzles

 

Crafts

 

Quilting

 

Games

 

Bible Study

 

Lunch

Lunch reservations are needed no later than 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, before the week you plan to attend. 

Lunch is served:

Monday - Friday at 11:30 a.m.

 

Membership Info

The center provides a variety of services and programs for older adults 50 years of age and older.  Becoming a member of the Center is easy. A short initial application is required. From there, membership dues are $24 per year for full use of the Center and inclusion in all programs. It's that simple.

Volunteer Program

Much of what we do here at the center is accomplished by our members and volunteers. We ask our members and volunteers to help make a difference for everyone at the center. There are opportunities in many areas and programs for people to lend a helping hand. There is no greater reward than the smile on someone's face for helping to make a difference in their life.

 

             Volunteer Programs

  • Assist in serving lunch at the Center

  • Building Maintenance

  • Clerical and Office Work

  • Assist with Health Screenings

  • Hospitality

  • Fund Raising

  • Center Advisory Committee

More Programs

Our Center is more than just a place for a good meal and to meet friends. We run various programs for our members all year long that encourage participation. Our programs are designed based on the various desires of our members. From holiday celebrations to medical discussions, there is always something fun or educational going on at the Center.

  • Educational Programs - We offer educational programs on a wide variety of subjects from nutrition to exercise classes

  • Health Screenings - The Center sponsors annual health screenings from our weekly blood pressure clinic to occasional stroke screenings. There is no cost to our members for these important services

  • Holiday Celebrations - We have fun holiday celebrations for most major holidays. All older adults are invited to join in on the fun.

  • Computer Class - Free computer classes .

  • Trips - We sponsor and advertise trips for our members to many places. Check with the Center or our newsletter to see what is available for this month.

  • AARP Safe Driving Classes

  • Tax Preparation

The Avonmore Center for Active Adults is part of the Alle-Kiski Valley Senior Citizens Center, Inc., a 501(c)3 tax-exempt, nonprofit corporation.

1039 3rd Ave, New Kensington, PA 15068

Bonnie Dudek, Director   bdudek2@comcast.net

Phone:   724-335-8597

Fax:       724-335-3075

For information and services available to Seniors see: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/aging

 

This project is funded in part by the Westmoreland County Area Agency on Aging, the Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners, the PA Department of Aging and the U.S. Administration on Aging.

Current hours of operation are:

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

 

 

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