Senior Ongoing Programs


BASKET WEAVERS

Additional Information: Group meets the second Monday of each month.

Date
Day
Time
Location
April 8Monday10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Christiansburg Rec Center- Classroom 2
August 12Monday10 a.m. - 4 p.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Classroom 2
September 9Monday10 a.m. - 4 p.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Classroom 2


BIBLE STUDY

Additional Information: Revolving pastors provide non-denominational devotions.

Day
Time
Location
Thursdays
10:15 -10:45 a.m.
Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Rec Center


BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS

Additional Information: Keep track of your blood pressure with this FREE service offered 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Day
Time
Location
Wednesday
9 – 10 a.m.
Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Rec Center


GOSPEL SING

Additional Info: Vanessa Eason leads an inspirational sing-a-long.

Date
Day
Time
Location
April 2Tuesday10 a.m. Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room
May 7Tuesday10 a.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room
June 4Tuesday10 a.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room
July 2Tuesday10 a.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room
Aug. 6Tuesday10 a.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room
Sept. 3Tuesday10 a.m.Christiansburg Rec Center- Senior Activities Room


INTERNET USAGE

Additional Information: Internet access for senior citizens is available Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., unless there is a program in progress.

Day
Time
Location
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Recreation Center

 

SCRABBLE PLAYERS 

Additional Information: Do you enjoy a good friendly game of scrabble but not the competitiveness? Come out and play with other scrabble players. The group meets the 1st Friday each month and the 3rd Sunday each month from    1:30 - 4:30 p.m. There is no fee to play. For more information please contact Tammy Caldwell, (540) 382-2349 ext. 2003 or email tcaldwell@christiansburg.org    Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center Senior Lounge

SENIOR AEROBICS SPRING AND SUMMER SESSION

Additional Information: An ongoing low impact aerobics class designed for the more physically fit senior. Registration is required prior to joining the class. As with any exercise regimen, we advise you to talk with your doctor before joining the class. Note: Class is free with a valid membership otherwise $2 per class. A 12 class pass can be purchased for $24

Reg BegDate/Days
Time
Location
April 1 - April 29Monday, May 1 (M/W/F)7:30 -8:30 a.m.
MPRM 2


SENIOR BILLIARDS

Additional Information: The senior billiard room is available for play, except during lessons, tournaments or special events. Billiard room is locked after 5 p.m. M-F and weekends. If you are a senior and would like to access after-hours, please contact the Recreation Supervisor on duty at the front desk.

Date
Day
Time
Location
OngoingSunday-Saturday
8 – 5 p.m.
Billiard Room


VETERAN'S CAFE 

Additional Information: Thank you for your Service! Please join us for a coffee social hour. Relax and share stories with fellow veterans. Refreshments will be provided. Pre-Register.  Co-Sponsored with Carilion Clinic NRV Hospice "Level 4 We Honor Veterans participate"   Minimum: 10  Maximum: 20     Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center Senior Activities Room

Date
Day
Time
Fee
OngoingJune 5, Sept. 4, Dec. 42 p.m. Free


SENIOR LOCK BOX PROGRAM

Additional Information: The lockbox program provides emergency first responders a way to gain access into the homes of participating residents to expedite access during a medical or other emergency. This program is sponsored by Christiansburg/Montgomery Triad S.A.L.T Council and Christiansburg Police Department. For more information, please contact Nathan Delp, Crime Prevention Specialist at 382-3131.

SENIOR MOTIONS SPRING AND SUMMER SESSION

Additional Information: A less strenuous chair level exercise class designed for seniors who may have physical limitations. Registration is required prior to joining the class. As with any exercise regimen, we advise you to talk with your doctor before joining the class. Note: Class is free with a valid membership otherwise $2 per class. A 12 class pass can be purchased for $24.

DateDate/Days
Time
Location
April 1 - April 29Wednesday, May 1 (M,W,F)10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
MPRM 2


SUPPORT GROUP FOR LOVED ONES   

Additional Information: : Help the veterans with your donations during the month of November by dropping off needed supplies at the Meadowbrook Public Library. The donations will be given to the VA Medical Center in Salem. Items needed are deodorant, denture adhesive, 3-in-1 body wash, body lotion, toothpaste, nail clippers, sweatpants, sweatshirts, t-shirts (size M, L, XL) and new baseball caps. This program is co-sponsored by Elliston-Shawsville Post 4920 & Auxiliary.