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NEW ACTIVITY HIGHLIGHTS
THE LUNCH BUNCH

Are you interested in trying new restaurants in Ellensburg but don't want to go alone? We'll meet at the AAC once a month and try somewhere new. Ask Moire for more information. Pre-registration required.

Age: 50+
Day: Second Tuesday of the month starting May 13, 2014
Time: 11:15 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Meet at AAC
Fee: Free except for price of meal

CHAIR YOGA

Increase your strength, balance, flexibility, and breathing technique with our morning chair flow yoga. This gentle yoga class cycles through a series of sitting and standing poses designed with you in mind. Bring your yoga mat, if you have one!

Age: 50+
Day: Thursdays
Time: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: AAC
Fee: Free Users / $8 Non-Users

FREE-FORM FACETING
During this class, sculptor Richard Baker will teach free-form faceting of semi-precious stones into jewelry pieces.

Age:  50+
Day:  Thursdays
Time:  9:00 am -11:00 am
Location:  AAC
Fee:  $20 per stone
       
POTTERY PAINTING
Bring out your artistic side with this monthly series of afternoon painting. We'll fire the pieces on site in our kiln! This event will be held the first Tuesday of every month.

Age: 50+
Day: First Tuesday of the month starting May 6, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: AAC
Fee: $7 Users / $15 Non-Users
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 2, 2014
       
         
 FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Come learn different cooking techniques and explore a variety of cuisines in this monthly class. Cooking classes will be held the fourth Tuesday of the month. Pre-registration required.

Age: 50+
Day: Fourth Tuesday of the month starting May 27, 2014
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Location: AAC
Fee: $5 Materials Fee
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 23, 2014
 HEALTHY SMILES CLEANING SERVICE
Licensed and registered dental hygienist Darcy Spencer-Wenger offers teeth cleaning, fluoride application, denture cleaning, dry mouth/low saliva care, gum pocket measurements, oral hygiene instruction and referrals to dentists. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Age: 50+
Day: 2nd Thursday of month
Time: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Location:  AAC
Fee: $75
 FUN WITH WATERCOLOR CLASS
Simple watercolor and drawing techniques utilizing watercolor, pencil, crayons, and much more.

Age: 50+
Day: Wednesdays starting May 7, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: AAC
Fee: $10 Materials Fee per Month (If you have your own supplies, bring them)
Registration Deadline: Friday, May 23, 2014
 

MONDAY
8:00 am Morning Exercise Class
9:00 am  Table Pool, Let's Wii Together
10:00 am Book Club (3rd Monday of month)
Noon  Lunch (Please call 933-3333 for a reservation)
1:30 pm SAIL (Stay Active and Independent for Life) Exercise Class
All Day     Computer Lab Open

TUESDAY
8:30 am Bridge (Please call for a table reservation)
9:00 am Table Pool
Noon Lunch (Please call 933-3333 for a reservation)
1:00 pm Needle Crafters, Pinochle
All Day Computer Lab Open

WEDNESDAY
8:00 am Morning Exercise Class
9:00 am   Table Pool, Arts & Crafts, Texas Hold'em, Watercolor Class
Noon Lunch (Please call 933-3333 for a reservation)
1:00 pm Men's Bridge
1:30 pm     SAIL (Stay Active and Independent for Life) Exercise Class
All Day Computer Lab Open

THURSDAY
8:00 am Chair Yoga
8:00 am Healthy Smiles Dental Cleaning (2nd Thursday of each month - Cost $75)
9:00 am Pine Needle Basketry, Table Pool, Free-Form Faceting
10:30 am         Blood Pressure Checks (Last Thursday of the month)
Noon Lunch (Please call 933-3333 for a reservation)
1:00 pm Pinochle, Bridge, Mexican Train Dominoes
All Day Computer Lab Open

FRIDAY
8:00 am              Morning Exercise Class
9:00 am Wood Carving,Table Pool
11:00 am Potluck (1st Friday of month)
11:00 am Monthly Health Speaker and Light Lunch (3rd Friday of month)
11:00 am Lunch and Movie (varies monthly)
11:00 am  Special Event (More information provided below Daily Activities)
1:30 pm SAIL (Stay Active and Independent for Life) Exercise Class
All Day Computer Lab Open
 
MAY - AUGUST 2014
All daily activities are covered under the $30 calendar year user fee, unless otherwise indicated.
CINCO DE MAYO POTLUCK
We'll celebrate Mexican heritage and pride with enchiladas. Bring a dish to share. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, May 2, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, April 29, 2014
 
MOTHER'S DAY TEA

In celebration of mothers and all the special women in your life, join us for a traditional high tea. Mothers, daughters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters are all invited. Pre-registration required.

Age 50+
Day Friday, May 9, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, May 6, 2014
 
TRADER JOE'S RUN

We'll take a fast jaunt to Issaquah to load up on bargains. Our first trip will include a brief tour of the store and an overview of products offered. We'll bring coolers for the frozen/cold items. You can pack a lunch or grab something on the go. We hope that this will be a monthly event. Pre-registration required.

 Age  50+
 Day  Monday, May 13, 2014
 Time  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
 Location  Meet at AAC
 Fee  $20
 Registration Deadline  Tuesday, May 6, 2014
 
FERRY TRIP TO POULSBO

We had such a lovely time last year in Poulsbo; we could not wait to return. Come ride the ferry, enjoy this quaint Scandinavian town, and have a picnic by the water. So leave the driving to us, and we'll provide a picnic lunch. Pre-registration required.

Age 50+
Day Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Time 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location Meet at AAC
Fee $38 User / $46 Non-User (Includes transportation and picnic lunch)
Registration Deadline Friday, May 8, 2014
Class
 
JUICING FOR HEALTH AND VITALITY

Join us for a discussion and demonstration on juicing. We will have an extraction juicer, a Vitamix, and a wheat grass juicer on hand to create and taste a variety of juices. Learn how juicing can enhance your healthy lifestyle.

Age 50+
Day Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time 1:30 pm
Location AAC
Fee $5
Registration Deadline Friday, May 8, 2014
 
HEALTH SPEAKER AND LIGHT LUNCH

Julia Hamilton, D.O. of the Central Washington Family Medicine Residency Program will speak about nutrition, exercise, and stress reduction. A light lunch will be served. Pre-registration required.

Age 50+
Day Friday, May 16, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, May 13, 2014
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE
"The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel"
British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, May 23, 2014
Time 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, May 20, 2014
 
MUSEUM OF CULTURE AND ENVIRONMENT AND ICE CREAM
We'll visit the Museum of Culture and Environment at CWU for an afternoon of learning and fun. Afterwards, we'll venture to Winegar's to cool off with an ice cream social. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Time 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location Meet at AAC
Fee $2 (bring some spending money for ice cream)
Class  S
Registration Deadline Friday, May 30, 2014
 
"SENIOR" PROM POTLUCK
Dress your best because we're going to make memories! AAC's first ever Senior Prom is going to recapture all the fun of a prom with none of the teenage worries. We'll be serving cold cuts, so bring a salad to share. There will be photos, dancing, punch, and prizes! We'll crown a king and queen, and give prizes for best outfits. Be there or be square... Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 6, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 3, 2014
 
FATHER'S DAY BREAKFAST
We honor the men in our life: fathers, grandfathers, sons, uncles, and anyone who lifted us up along the way. We'll serve pancakes, eggs, sausages, and fruit. We promise no ugly neckties. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 13, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 10, 2014
      
 
 PIKE PLACE MARKET/TRADER JOE'S
Beat the crowds that will soon be flooding the market. June brings spectacular flowers, early salmon, and just enough heat. We'll first "do" the market, where you can get lunch and shop or just people-watch. On our way home, we'll stop in Issaquah to shop at Trader Joe's, so get your lists ready. We'll bring coolers for the cold goods.
Age  50+
Day Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Time  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location  Meet at AAC
Fee $35 Users / $43 Non-Users
Class  E
Registration Deadline Friday, June 13, 2014
 
HEALTH SPEAKER AND LIGHT LUNCH
Round out your knowledge of health and wellness through naturopathic medicine with Dr. Julie Figgins of Valley Natural Health. She'll explain her role as a naturopathic doctor and the services she provides. A light lunch will be served. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 20, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 17, 2014
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE
"Back to the Future"
A teenager is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure his high-school-age parents unite in order to save his own existence. A new classic. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 27, 2014
Time  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 24, 2014
 
JULY 4TH POTLUCK
Enjoy a traditional Independence Day barbecue, a day early. We'll supply hamburgers and hot dogs with all the fixings, plus potato salad and watermelon. Please bring a dish to share. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Thursday, July 3, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free Users / $8 Non-Users
Registration Deadline Tuesday, July 1, 2014
 
AN AFTERNOON OF MYSTERY AND MAYHEM IN THE WILD WEST
For weeks, people have been pouring into the small western town of Deadwood for the biggest poker tournament this side of Snoqualmie Mountain. From outlaws to marshals to saloon girls, there is a vast array of visitors. We want YOU to be a character in this fun event. If you are interested, please sign-up at the front desk. Wear your western, saloon themed attire! Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 11, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, July 8, 2014
 
MOUNT RAINIER TRIP
We return to the magnificent mountain, knowing July will afford us fantastic views and less snow. You won't want to miss this journey, it will lift your spirit! Picnic lunch included. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Time 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location Meet at AAC
Fee $57 User / $72 Non-User (Includes transportation, park admission, and picnic lunch)
Class S
Registration Deadline Friday, July 11, 2014
 
HEALTH SPEAKER AND LIGHT LUNCH
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 18, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Tuesday, July 15, 2014
 
GRAND COULEE DAM
Grand Coulee Dam is the largest concrete structure ever built; it dams the Columbia River back 151 miles, almost to the Canadian border. We will tour the dam, its power plants, and enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location Meet at AAC
Fee $45 User / $60 Non-User (includes transportation picnic lunch)
Class S
Registration Deadline Friday, July 18, 2014
 
FAREWELL TO MOIRE ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Time flies, and so must Moire. We'll miss her tremendously, so let's send her off with love and ice cream. Join us in making her last days in Ellensburg memorable. We'll have ice cream with all the toppings, fellowship, and maybe a few surprises. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 25, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free Users / $5 Non-Users
Registration Deadline Tuesday, July 22, 2014
 
TRADER JOE'S RUN
We're off to Issaquah to load up on bargains. If you need a tour/overview, we'll be glad to help. You can pack a lunch or we can grab something on the go. Start your lists now! Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location Meet at AAC
Fee $20
Registration Deadline Monday, July 28, 2014
 
LUAU POTLUCK
Hana Hou! That means "Let's do it again!" in Hawaiian. Get your grass skirts and coconuts out of storage, because it's luau time. We'll serve chicken and pineapple skewers over rice. Bring a dish to share. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, August 1, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location  AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 30, 2014
 
WILD, WILD WEST SOCIAL
As we gear up toward Rodeo, we'll be rustling up some cowboy food - Chili con Carne, cornbread and a salad. Cool off; enjoy a leisurely game of bingo and some country music. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, August 8, 2014
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free Users / $8 Non-Users
Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 6, 2014
 

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