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September Clearwater Aging Well Center Programs

Post Date:09/05/2018 9:54 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 5, 2018
Contact: (727) 724-3070

September Clearwater Aging Well Center Programs

CLEARWATER, Fla. – The Aging Well Center, located in the Long Center at 1501 N. Belcher Road, will host a variety of upcoming programs this month. For more information or to pre-register, call (727) 724-3070.

Highlights include:

MacDill Air Force Base
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2-3 p.m.
Cletus Belsom from the Tampa Bay History Center will present on the history of MacDill Air Force Base. Find out how 6,000 acres of rattlesnake-infested forest become a hub of global war-fighting activity. From an aircrew training site established before WWII to headquarters for U.S. Central Command, learn how MacDill’s mission has evolved over the decades and the important role the base plays in Tampa’s history and economy. Free.

Beginners Line Dancing
Monday, Sept. 10, 17 & 24, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Margaret Howard will teach the steps to keep you moving while having a great time. Non-slip shoes are required. Line dancing is first come, first served. Class size is limited to 35 participants. Free.

Brain Rules for Aging Well
Monday, Sept. 10, 2-3 p.m.
Sheryl Graham presents excerpts from the book, “Brain Rules for Aging Well,” by Dr. John Medina about 10 principles for staying vital, happy and sharp. Free.

Fun with English: Use and Misuse of the Apostrophe and the Comma
Thursday, Sept. 13, 2-3 p.m.
Sheryl Graham will present information based on the book, “Eats, Shoots & Leaves,” by Lynne Truss.

Shop Smart on a Budget
Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2-3 p.m.
Grocery shopping can be daunting and confusing if you’re trying to buy healthy foods while on a budget. Join registered dietitian Nan Jensen RDN, LD, from UF/IFAS Extension, to learn how to navigate the grocery store with healthy grocery shopping tips. Free.

Coloring for Your Health
Thursday, Sept. 13, 1-2:30 p.m.
Coloring has proven to stimulate the brain and promote wellness. Join us for a relaxing and fun afternoon. Materials are included. Light refreshments will be served. Free.

Instructor Led Acrylic Painting
Monday, Sept. 17, 2-3:30 p.m.
Join Artist Cindy Hansen from I Heart Corky Art, as she teaches attendees to paint a sunset lighthouse. $10 (cash) materials fee will need to be paid to the instructor on Monday, Sept. 10 from 2 to 3 p.m. Space is limited.

 

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