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60+ Activity Center
20 SE 2nd, Newport, OR 97365
541.265.9617
Peggy O'Callaghan, Coordinator 541.574.5459
Meals on Wheels 541.574.0669

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Hours

Monday 8:30AM − 8:30 PM
Tuesday 8:30AM − 9:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30AM − 6:30PM
Thursday, Friday & Saturday 8:30AM − 5:00PM

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Newport Senior Citizens Association


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Welcome to the 60+ Activity Center!

We're not bragging but the Newport 60+ Activity Center is beyond fantastic!

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Survey Results

The 60+ Center Advisory board is excited to share the results of the survey of the 50 year old and older residents of Newport and the surrounding communities. Survey Results

 

AARP Tax Aid

AARP Tax Aid will begin on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Tax preparation days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, first-come, first-served. Taxes will not be prepared on Saturdays as originally planned due to lack of trained volunteers.

 

NEW CLASS!

Silver Sneakers Boom

Thursdays: 9:00 - 10:00 AM

SS Boom is a higher intensity dance workout class that improves cardio endurance and burns calories. Boom consists of Move It, Muscle and Mind. These three classes will challenge participants and have been specifically designed for the boomer generation.

 

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Community Dreamwork with Amber R. Balk, PH.D.

Saturdays, February 3 - March 3, 2018

The class is now closed to new members. Contact the office if you want to sign up for a future class.

 

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Mad Hatter Tea Party

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

1:00 - 3:00 PM

The 6th annual Mad Hatter Tea Party!

This popular event is a whole lot of fun for attendees & staff alike, with two awesome hours of fashion, fun, and frivolity for all. Mad Hattire is encouraged: bright/mismatched clothes and crazy hats. Mad Hatter Models will showcase local store fashions from New 4 You. DON"T BE LATE FOR THIS VERY IMPORTANT DATE!

 

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, March 16, 2018

10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

in the Education Center

To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: NewportCommunity.

The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood.

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Emergency Preparedness Senior Workshop

Thursday, February 22, 2018

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Are you prepared if you had to evacuate your home? What would you take with you? Do you know what to do in the event of a large earthquake? Do you have enough food and water to last until help comes? Would you help a neighbor? Regina Martinez, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator for the City of Newport, will be at the 60+ Activity Center to answer these questions. She will also share information on how to sign up for emergency notifications and how to build an emergency preparedness kit.

 

AARP Safe Driver Course

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 9:30 - 4:30 PM

Seniors, age 55 and older, may receive a multi-year discount on their auto insurance after completing this newly formatted six hour course. Cost for this class is $20.00 if not a member of AARP, and $15.00 for AARP Members. Call and RSVP.

 

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Pieces of the Past

Ancient Mirror Mosaic Class

Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 12:30 - 3:30 PM

Mosaic is an art form dating back to ancient times. It involves placing small pieces of pebble, stone, shell, tile, or glass together to form a pattern. Gene will be teaching a class on how to make your own 9"x9" mirror mosaic. Everyone goes home with a completed project. Cost for this class is $16.00

 

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7th Annual Wii Bowling Tournament

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

This fun event turns the dining room into a three-lane bowling alley. Teams of four players compete for the top prize and bragging rights FOR AN ENTIRE YEAR! Warm-ups start at 9:30 AM, team competition starts at 10:30 AM. Call to register your team. Don't forget creative team names and cheerleaders!

 

FILING FOR SOCIAL SECURITY

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Duane Silbernagel, a Financial Advisor with Waddell & Reed, Inc., will present "Filing for Social Security: Flexibility and Choices for Your Retirement Income."

This educational presentation about Social Security filing options includes ample opportunity for questions. There is no charge for this event, and you are welcome to bring guests.

Please R.S.V.P. to Duane Silbernagel at 541-614-1322 or DSilbernagel@WRAdvisors.com by Friday, March 9th.