Welcome to the 60+ Activity Center!
The city of Newport is partnering with the 60+ Activity Center to bring the Prevent T2 lifestyle program to the citizens of Lincoln County. This pilot program costs $45.00 to the first 18 adults who are over 60 and are at risk of developing Diabetes. The Prevent T2 will meet for a year - weekly for the first six months, then once per month for the second six months. This program begins on Monday, September, 12, 2016. Call or stop by to sign up.
Breathwalking is an easy to perform type of walking (any speed ok) which synchronizes the breath with the walking steps, enhanced by directed attention aided by a few other techniques. Class will meet on Saturday starting September 10, 2016 from 11:15 - 12:15 pm. Call for more information.
Free six-week, level-one, colored pencil art class that will meet each Tuesday from Sept 6 - Oct 11, 2016 at 10:00 - 11:30 AM in the Lounge. Class size is limited, call to reserve your spot.
The Center for Health Education will be hosting a free community health screening for balance and balance disorders all day Saturday, September 17, 2016, from 9:00 – 5:00 PM. Free balance assessments for community members 60 years of age and up will be provided. Apointments will be scheduled for four persons every 45 minutes. Participants are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to their scheduled appointment to fill out paperwork.
Join us on Thursdays, 1:00-2:00 p.m., beginning August 4, 2016, for this six-week simple, easy to do meditation class. This class will be done in chairs so you can sit comfortably. Drop-ins are welcome.