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NEW ACTIVITY HIGHLIGHTS
 
 WOODCARVERS WANTED
Do you have an interest in woodcarving? Join the AAC Woodcarvers on Fridays from 9:00 - 11:00 am for coffee and conversation and try out a new craft! No experience necessary. 
AAC ON FACEBOOK
Are you on Facebook? Be sure to "like" the Ellensburg Adult Activity Center page to see photos and stay updated about our events! 
 USER FEE 2016
A friendly reminder: the user fee for 2016 is $35. Each user is given a scan card to sign in for the various activities in which he/she participates. Please remember to sign-in for each activity in which you participate. If you forget your card, please let front desk staff know. If you lose your scan card, a replacement will cost $1.00.

A Note About Potlucks:
In order to be more thoughtful of different dietary needs and food allergies, please bring desserts only (excluding Jell-O) to potlucks in June through August. 
       
COOKING FROM AROUND THE WORLD
We will be doing a three-week course on cooking healthy foods from around the world. Join us to learn some new recipes, sample some unique foods, and watch a cooking demonstration. No previous cooking experience needed.

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 10, &17
Time: 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: AAC Kitchen
Fee: Free for Users
 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS
Once a month at our "Lunch and A Movie" event, join us to celebrate our friends whose birthdays fall within that month. We will eat birthday cake with our lunch and sing Happy Birthday! A sugar-free dessert option will also be provided.         
 SAIL EXERCISE
Due to safety concerns, our MWF 1:30 pm Stay Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) Exercise Class is now closed to new participants. However, we invite anyone interested to participate in our Monday and Wednesday morning SAIL class at 9:30 am. Thank you for understanding.  
ZENTANGLE ENTHUSED WITH LEN SHERRARD
Len Sherrard will be leading a class, teaching us the methods of Zentangle, an unplanned, abstract, black and white art form. Zentangle is easy to learn, fun, and relaxing. It also helps increase focus and creativity so this one activity you won't want to miss.

Date: Monday, May 2, 9, 16, & 23
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Location: AAC
Fee: 5$ User Supply Fee / $10 Non-User Supply Fee
 INSPIRATIONAL COLORING
Kids shouldn't be the only ones to have fun, so join us in an adult-inspired coloring class! Adult coloring is the new craze and is said to be relaxing, stress relieving, and enjoyable. Come have some fun with us as we try this new hobby and have a good time.  

Date: Monday, June 6, 13, 20, & 27
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Location: AAC
Fee: 5$ User Supply Fee / $10 Non-User Supply Fee
 MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS
Senior participants are matched with college students and discuss new topic each week in small discussion groups. Share your life wisdom and experiences, bring in hobbies and pictures, reminisce, and talk about changes and growth you've experienced in your life. Get to know new people, and help young adults gain knowledge about other generations.  

Date: Fridays except for May 27 (Ending Friday, June 10)
Time: 10:00 am
Location: AAC
Fee: Free!
MAY-AUGUST 2016 SPECIAL EVENTS
PAMPERED PRINCESS: CELEBRATING MOTHERS DAY

Let's celebrate Mother's Day weekend with makeup, facials, and a Queen's Tea. A light lunch will be provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, May 6, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, May 4, 2016
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE: "THE INTERN"
Come laugh with us as we watch Robert De Niro act as a senior intern for an online fashion company! Light lunch provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, May 13, 2016
Time 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, May 11, 2016
 
KEEPING WELL HEALTH FORUM
Light lunch provided. Pre-registration required.
 Age 50+
 Day Friday, May 20, 2016
 Time 11:30 am-1:00 pm
 Location AAC
 Fee Free User/$8 Non-User
 Registration Deadline Wednesday, May 18, 2016
 
SENIOR PROM 2016: BLAST FROM THE PAST 1980s PROM
We are having our third annual "Senior Prom". We will be reliving the 1980's with music, dancing, lunch, and of course photos. Please bring your senior photo and a dessert to share. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 3, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 2:00 pm (SAIL Exercise Cancelled)
Location AAC
Fee Free Users / $8 Non-Users
Registration Deadline Wednesday, June 1, 2016
 
FATHERS DAY BRUNCH
It is time to honor the wonderful fathers, grandfathers, and great-grandfathers. Enjoy brunch and musical entertainment by Dennis Clauss. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 10, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, June 8, 2016
 
KEEPING WELL HEALTH FORUM: ALZHEIMER'S LONGEST DAY

This year we will be having a speaker from the Alzheimer's Association come discuss the disease, how it affects individuals, and  what we can do to make a difference. Pre-registration required.

Age 50+
Day Friday, June 17, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, June 15, 2016
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE: "STILL ALICE"
A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. Starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, and Kristin Stewert. Lunch and dessert provided in honor of June birthdays. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, June 24, 2016
Time 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, June 22, 2016
 
ALL DECKED OUT IN RED, WHITE, AND BLUE POTLUCK
Deck yourselves out in patriotic colors for this Independence Day potluck. We will be serving pulled pork sandwiches, potato salad, and watermelon. Featuring music by the Kittitas Valley Fiddlers and Friends! Please bring a dessert to share. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 1, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 2:00 pm (SAIL CANCELLED)
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, June 29, 2016
 
MYSTERY OF THE SEAS LUNCHEON
An afternoon of fun and mystery. Light lunch provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 8, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 6, 2016
 
FOOD AND FRIENDS...LIFE IS GOOD!
Thank you to Olivia Estill, AmeriCorps Member, for her two-years of service at the AAC. Join us in wishing her well on her next adventure in life. Light lunch and root beer floats provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 15, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 13, 2016
         
 
KEEPING WELL HEALTH FORUM
Speaker TBA. Light lunch provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 22, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 20, 2016
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE: "A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN"
Starring Tom Hanks an Geena Davis, this sporty summer flick is tons of fun! Light lunch and dessert provided in honor of our July birthdays. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, July 29, 2016
Time 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, July 27, 2016
2016 OLYMPIC POTLUCK
The Olympics officially begin in Rio De Janeiro. Come celebrate with us wearing red, white, and blue. Please bring a dessert to share.  Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, August 5, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free Users / $8 Non-Users
Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 3, 2016
 
OUR LIFE IS FULL OF SMILES AND JOY
Thank you to Carly Waymire, AmeriCorps Member at the AAC. Join us in wishing her well on her next adventure in life! Light lunch and popsicles provided.  Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, August 12, 2016
Time 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 10, 2016
 
LUNCH AND A MOVIE: "DARK COMMAND"
Come watch this John Wayne and Roy Rogers movie with us. Light lunch and dessert in honor of August birthdays provided. Pre-registration required.
Age 50+
Day Friday, August 19, 2016
Time 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location AAC
Fee Free User / $8 Non-User
Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 17, 2016
 

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