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  • Sep 19

    Knitting Class: Beginner Hat

    Date: 09/19/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Wednesdays, 9/19 - 9/26

    Location: Room 205

    Let's make a hat! So, you know how to knit and now you're looking to make your first wearable project? Use your skills to create a "Hat for Anyone,”... Read More

  • Sep 19

    2-D or Not 2-D Painting

    Date: 09/19/2018 at 09:30 AM

    Details: Wednesdays, 9/19 - 11/7

    Location: Room G07

    This class is open to oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, and all other 2-D media. Jim Ochs has a BFA in painting and MA and MFA in printmaking and has ... Read More

  • Sep 19

    2-D or Not 2-D Painting

    Date: 09/19/2018 at 12:00 PM

    Details: Wednesdays, 9/19 - 11/7

    Location: Room G07

    This class is open to oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, and all other 2-D media. Jim Ochs has a BFA in painting and MA and MFA in printmaking and has ... Read More

  • Sep 19

    America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

    Date: 09/19/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Wednesdays, 9/19 - 12/5

    Location: Room 202

    America stands at a crossroads. Massive corporations are wielding distribution power. A huge income gap exists between the top 1% and the rest of the ... Read More

  • Sep 20

    Poetry in America

    Date: 09/20/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Thursdays, 9/20 - 11/1

    Location: Room 208

    Poetry in America is a TV series and educational initiative that brings poetry into classrooms and living rooms around the world. Created by Elisa New... Read More

  • Sep 21

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 09/21/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Sep 21

    Self Defense Basics

    Date: 09/21/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 202

    Join the City of Iowa City's Officer Hayes to learn the basics of home and personal safety. You will learn the basics of how to keep safe in public, ... Read More

  • Sep 21

    Zentangle Group

    Date: 09/21/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room G07

    Zentangle is an easy, relaxing form of art, creating a drawing with patterns. Anyone who is interested can do this. Beautiful images are made while in... Read More

  • Sep 22

    Barn Dance

    Date: 09/22/2018 at 07:30 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Everyone is welcome to the Barn Dance! Fun for all ages and abilities. No experience is necessary as all dances are taught and called. There's no fanc... Read More

  • Sep 23

    Beginning Chinese Ink Painting Workshop

    Date: 09/23/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sundays, 9/23 - 10/14

    Location: Room G07

    Truc studied under Mr. Ang Swee Hin who lives in Penang, Malaysia, a master of Chinese Art with the knowledge of the style of the 12th-18th century... Read More

  • Sep 23

    Life Drawing Drop-In

    Date: 09/23/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both clothed and nude mo... Read More

  • Sep 24

    Knitting Class: Beginner Pullover Sweater

    Date: 09/24/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Mondays, 9/24 - 10/15

    Location: Room 205

    Ready to move on from knitting scarves and hats? Never made a top down, in the round pullover? This class is great for beginners who have a comfortabl... Read More

  • Sep 24

    Theology Proclaims, Reason Explains

    Date: 09/24/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Mondays, 9/24 - 11/19

    Location: Room 202

    Theology has always proclaimed certain truths to be valid and incontrovertible. These truths are formulated into doctrines or tenets which form the ba... Read More

  • Sep 24

    Theology Proclaims, Reason Explains

    Date: 09/24/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Mondays, 9/24 - 11/19

    Location: Room 202

    Theology has always proclaimed certain truths to be valid and incontrovertible. These truths are formulated into doctrines or tenets which form the ba... Read More

  • Sep 24

    Friends of the Performing Arts

    Date: 09/24/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Mondays, 9/24 - 12/3

    Location: Room 208

    This is a series of presentations on various performing arts topics. If you like the movies, drama, or musical theater, you are already a friend of th... Read More

  • Sep 27

    Tour of Senior Center with Mara

    Date: 09/27/2018 at 11:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Sep 28

    Introduction to the Ukulele

    Date: 09/28/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Assembly Room

    There will be two free introductory sessions preceding the paid ukulele classes on offer this fall. For the paid classes you will need a method book a... Read More

  • Sep 28

    VNA Flu Clinic

    Date: 09/28/2018 at 11:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 209

    Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can a... Read More

  • Sep 28

    Strike the Right Balance

    Date: 09/28/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 208

    There is more to balance than meets the eye, though this is one system that works to maintain balance. Naturally there is a decline in balance with ag... Read More

  • Sep 28

    Iowa City Then and Now: A Photographic Comparison of Downtown 1970-2018

    Date: 09/28/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A

    Retired Iowa City physician Dr. Oscar Beasley has been an avid photographer for more than 50 years. When the wave of urban renewal arrived in Iowa Cit... Read More

  • Sep 28

    Get To Know Your Community: LGBT+ Expo

    Date: 09/28/2018 at 05:00 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Iowa City Pride and the Senior Center are pleased to invite you to our Get to Know Your Community Expo. Iowa City has long been on the cutting edge of... Read More

  • Sep 29

    Welcome to Medicare

    Date: 09/29/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Room 202

    Will you be eligible for Medicare in the near future? Have you been on Medicare for a while and want to better understand what it offers? Do you help... Read More

  • Sep 30

    Portrait Drawing Workshop

    Date: 09/30/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sundays, 9/30 - 10/7

    Location: Room 211

    Learn in a small class setting how to draw from a live model using graphite or charcoal. Students will learn fundamentals of portrait drawing, such as... Read More

  • Oct 01

    Computer Comfort

    Date: 10/01/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Computer Comfort is a UI student organization that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City by educating older adults about technology. By assisting... Read More

  • Oct 01

    Listening to Mother Earth Through Film

    Date: 10/01/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 202

    10/1: The Age of Consequences (2016, 80 min) -- Through the lens of national security and global stability, a look at the impacts of climate change on... Read More

  • Oct 02

    Tour of Senior Center with Ken

    Date: 10/02/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Oct 02

    Bowling

    Date: 10/02/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Oct 03

    Knitting Class: Beginner Cowl

    Date: 10/03/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Wednesdays, 10/3 - 10/10

    Location: Room 205

    Hey beginner knitters! Get ready to increase your knitting skills by making the Sanibel Cowl by Beth Paustain, free on Ravelry.com. In this class, you... Read More

  • Oct 03

    Poetry of World War I

    Date: 10/03/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Wednesdays, 10/3 - 11/21

    Location: Room 208

    As you probably know, The Treaty of Versailles, which ended World War I, was signed on the 11th of November, 1918. On Armistice Day, 2018, a century w... Read More

  • Oct 04

    Rilke's Sonnets to Orpheus

    Date: 10/04/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Thursdays, 10/4 - 11/8

    Location: Room 205

    As you probably know, The Treaty of Versailles, which ended World War I, was signed on the 11th of November, 1918. On Armistice Day, 2018, a century w... Read More

  • Oct 04

    Intergenerational Board Game Social

    Date: 10/04/2018 at 04:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Bring your favorite board games or come and learn a new one while getting to know community members of all ages. Join us for board games, card games, ... Read More

  • Oct 05

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 10/05/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Oct 05

    Fall Gallery Walk

    Date: 10/05/2018 at 05:00 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Old Post Office Galleries

    The Fall 2018 Gallery Walk will feature work by Mark Stevenson and Bob Beall. Mark Stevenson has actively been making art for 45 years. He graduated ... Read More

  • Oct 07

    Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

    Date: 10/07/2018 at 12:30 PM

    Details: Sundays (1st of month)

    Location: Room 205

    The Senior Center hosts an Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group, which is designed to provide emotional, educational, and social support fo... Read More

  • Oct 07

    Saying "The Four Things that Matter Most"

    Date: 10/07/2018 at 06:30 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Coralville Center for Performing Arts

    As part of the UNESCO City of Literature Iowa City Book Festival, the community is invited to a presentation by Dr. Ira Byock, author of Dying Well, T... Read More

  • Oct 08

    Taoist Tai Chi

    Date: 10/08/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Mondays, Wednesdays, 10/8 - 12/19

    Location: Room G13

    Taoist Tai Chi helps build strength, balance, and flexibility through stretching and slow movements. This introductory course to Taoist Tai Chi includ... Read More

  • Oct 08

    Taoist Tai Chi Set Class

    Date: 10/08/2018 at 03:15 PM

    Details: Mondays, Wednesdays, 10/8 - 12/19

    Location: Room G13

    For those who have had exposure to the introductory exercises and moves of the 108-move set. The course continues to improve strength, balance, and fl... Read More

  • Oct 08

    Listening to Mother Earth Through Film

    Date: 10/08/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 202

    10/8: Rachel Carson (2017, 110 min) -- This life portrait honors nature author Rachel Carson, whose writings led to new laws on pesticides and ushered... Read More

  • Oct 10

    Tour of Senior Center with Mary

    Date: 10/10/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Oct 11

    Memory Cafe

    Date: 10/11/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 208

    Memory Café is a welcoming gathering place where people living with memory loss and their partners can come together to relax, socialize with others... Read More

  • Oct 11

    University of Iowa Museum of Art

    Date: 10/11/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 208

    Join Amanda Lensing from the University of Iowa's Stanley Museum of Art on the second Thursday of each month for a lively art appreciation presentatio... Read More

  • Oct 11

    National Coming Out Day Potluck

    Date: 10/11/2018 at 05:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    In honor of National Coming Out Day on October 11, The Center is hosting a potluck for LGBTQ and allied people of all ages. Coming out – whether it... Read More

  • Oct 12

    Sing and Play the Ukulele

    Date: 10/12/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Fridays, 10/12 - 12/21

    Location: Assembly Room

    Beatle George Harrison said, “Everybody should learn to play the ukulele.” I say a ukulele is great. It’s small, easy to carry, easy to play, an... Read More

  • Oct 12

    VNA Flu Clinic

    Date: 10/12/2018 at 11:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 209

    Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can a... Read More

  • Oct 12

    Strike the Right Balance

    Date: 10/12/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 208

    There is more to balance than meets the eye, though this is one system that works to maintain balance. Naturally there is a decline in balance with ag... Read More

  • Oct 14

    Life Drawing Drop-In

    Date: 10/14/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both clothed and nude mo... Read More

  • Oct 15

    Computer Comfort

    Date: 10/15/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Computer Comfort is a UI student organization that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City by educating older adults about technology. By assisting... Read More

  • Oct 15

    Listening to Mother Earth Through Film

    Date: 10/15/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 202

    10/15: Before the Flood (2016, 90 min) -- Leonardo DiCaprio crisscrosses the globe to investigate the consequences of man-made climate change and the ... Read More

  • Oct 16

    BeMoved Dance

    Date: 10/16/2018 at 10:30 AM

    Details: Tuesdays, 10/16 - 11/20

    Location: Room G13

    BeMoved Dance is a dance fitness experience for people of all movement abilities. BeMoved Dance participants experience a wellbeing transformation. Th... Read More

  • Oct 16

    Gentle BeMoved

    Date: 10/16/2018 at 11:45 AM

    Details: Tuesdays, 10/16 - 11/20

    Location: Room G13

    Gentle BeMoved is the movement class that will appeal to those wanting the use of chairs, walls and slower tempos. Each Gentle BeMoved class starts wi... Read More

  • Oct 16

    Bowling

    Date: 10/16/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Oct 16

    Book Report

    Date: 10/16/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room 205

    A book club that meets once a month for an informal round table discussion and sharing of books you have enjoyed reading. Choose your favorite autho... Read More

  • Oct 17

    Community Night at Hudson's Tap

    Date: 10/17/2018 at 05:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Hudson's Tap (482 Highway 1 W, Iowa City)

    Mark your calendar – you officially have dinner plans for Wednesday, October 17! Hudson’s Tap will host a community night fundraiser benefitting t... Read More

  • Oct 18

    How Democracies Die and How Democracies Survive: Lessons from Europe and the United States

    Date: 10/18/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Thursdays, 10/18 - 11/8

    Location: Room 202

    In the last 100 years there has been an amazing proliferation of new democracies in the world but there has also been a distressing number of democrat... Read More

  • Oct 19

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 10/19/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Oct 19

    BeMoved Dance

    Date: 10/19/2018 at 10:15 AM

    Details: Fridays, 10/19 - 11/30

    Location: Room G13

    BeMoved Dance is a dance fitness experience for people of all movement abilities. BeMoved Dance participants experience a wellbeing transformation. Th... Read More

  • Oct 19

    What Your Teacher Never Told You

    Date: 10/19/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Fridays, 10/19/2018 - 4/26/2019

    Location: Room 205

    This course examines aspects of U.S. and World history from revisionist perspectives, such as the motives behind the Revolutionary War, the so-called ... Read More

  • Oct 20

    English Country Dance

    Date: 10/20/2018 at 07:00 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Come to the English Country Dance and enjoy moving in smooth figures to gorgeous live music. Everyone who wants to dance is guaranteed a partner. Each... Read More

  • Oct 21

    Art in the Afternoon

    Date: 10/21/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Emily Martin started the Naughty Dog Press in 1996 to produce her own limited editions of primarily sculptural and movable artist’s books. Martin jo... Read More

  • Oct 22

    Tour of Senior Center with John

    Date: 10/22/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Oct 22

    Listening to Mother Earth Through Film

    Date: 10/22/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 202

    10/22: Connie Mutel: Lives Written in the Land (2017, 79 min) -- Connie Mutel shares the ongoing ecological story of Iowa's agricultural transformatio... Read More

  • Oct 24

    Red Cedar Chamber Music Presents: Love and Life

    Date: 10/24/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Spoken word artist Akwi Nji joins Red Cedar Chamber Music for a program exploring love through the different stages of friendship, marriage, and paren... Read More

  • Oct 25

    Tour of Senior Center with Mara

    Date: 10/25/2018 at 11:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Oct 25

    Welcome to Medicare

    Date: 10/25/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 202

    Will you be eligible for Medicare in the near future? Have you been on Medicare for a while and want to better understand what it offers? Do you help... Read More

  • Oct 27

    Telecommunications Access Iowa

    Date: 10/27/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Room 202

    Do you or a loved one have trouble hearing or speaking over the phone? Say hello to better communication! Telecommunications Access Iowa helps Iowans ... Read More

  • Oct 27

    Barn Dance

    Date: 10/27/2018 at 07:30 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Everyone is welcome to the Barn Dance! Fun for all ages and abilities. No experience is necessary as all dances are taught and called. There's no fanc... Read More

  • Oct 28

    Advanced Chinese Ink Painting Workshop

    Date: 10/28/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sundays, 10/28 - 11/18

    Location: Room G07

    Students use the same equipment and supplies as the Beginning Chinese Ink Painting Workshop. The instructor will provide paper for practicing in class... Read More

  • Oct 28

    Life Drawing Drop-In

    Date: 10/28/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both clothed and nude mo... Read More

  • Oct 29

    Knit 101: Learn How To Knit

    Date: 10/29/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 205

    Have you read all the “how to knit” books, watched YouTube videos a gazillion times, and are still unclear as to actually knit? If so, then this i... Read More

  • Oct 29

    Computer Comfort

    Date: 10/29/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Computer Comfort is a UI student organization that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City by educating older adults about technology. By assisting... Read More

  • Oct 29

    Listening to Mother Earth Through Film

    Date: 10/29/2018 at 06:00 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 202

    10/29: Sustainable (2017, 52 min) -- The future of our food system determines the future of mankind. A vital investigation of the economic and environ... Read More

  • Oct 30

    SCTV Open House Screening

    Date: 10/30/2018 at 02:30 PM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Check out the latest video works made by the volunteer producers of Senior Center Technology & Video. SCTV’s newest video showcase, created for a li... Read More

  • Oct 31

    Knit 101: Learn How To Knit

    Date: 10/31/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Room 205

    Have you read all the “how to knit” books, watched YouTube videos a gazillion times, and are still unclear as to actually knit? If so, then this i... Read More

  • Nov 01

    Día de Muertos Celebration

    Date: 11/01/2018 at 04:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a multi-day Mexican holiday (October 31 – November 2) that celebrates friends and family members who have died.... Read More

  • Nov 02

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 11/02/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Nov 02

    Strike the Right Balance

    Date: 11/02/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 202

    There is more to balance than meets the eye, though this is one system that works to maintain balance. Naturally there is a decline in balance with ag... Read More

  • Nov 03

    Milonga (Tango Dance Party)

    Date: 11/03/2018 at 07:30 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join us for a Milonga hosted by the Iowa City Tango Club. A Milonga is a festive time to concentrate on dancing, socializing, and enjoying food and re... Read More

  • Nov 04

    Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

    Date: 11/04/2018 at 12:30 PM

    Details: Sundays (1st of month)

    Location: Room 205

    The Senior Center hosts an Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group, which is designed to provide emotional, educational, and social support fo... Read More

  • Nov 04

    Life Drawing Workshop

    Date: 11/04/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    An ongoing series of informal life drawing workshops. Three hours of extended poses and rigorous instruction to take your life drawing to another leve... Read More

  • Nov 05

    Knit 101: Learn How To Knit

    Date: 11/05/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 205

    Have you read all the “how to knit” books, watched YouTube videos a gazillion times, and are still unclear as to actually knit? If so, then this i... Read More

  • Nov 06

    Tour of Senior Center with Ken

    Date: 11/06/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Nov 06

    Bowling

    Date: 11/06/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Nov 07

    Knitting Class: Beginner Cowl

    Date: 11/07/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Wednesdays, 11/7 - 11/14

    Location: Room 205

    Hey beginner knitters! Get ready to increase your knitting skills by making the Sanibel Cowl by Beth Paustain, free on Ravelry.com. In this class, you... Read More

  • Nov 07

    SSRO Presents: They Also Serve

    Date: 11/07/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    In honor of Veterans Day, Senior Standing Room Only will take a look at the role of women in America's wars, focusing primarily on the Revolutionary W... Read More

  • Nov 08

    Memory Cafe

    Date: 11/08/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 208

    Memory Café is a welcoming gathering place where people living with memory loss and their partners can come together to relax, socialize with others... Read More

  • Nov 08

    University of Iowa Museum of Art

    Date: 11/08/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 208

    Join Amanda Lensing from the University of Iowa's Stanley Museum of Art on the second Thursday of each month for a lively art appreciation presentatio... Read More

  • Nov 08

    Death Cafe

    Date: 11/08/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    A Death Cafe is a group of people who are not afraid to discuss and increase their awareness of death in order to make the most of life. The topics o... Read More

  • Nov 09

    Preserve Your Memories

    Date: 11/09/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 202

    Learn the important steps in preserving both your digital and printed photos. After the tutorial on steps for preservation, scan photos that you may h... Read More

  • Nov 09

    Zentangle Group

    Date: 11/09/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room G07

    Zentangle is an easy, relaxing form of art, creating a drawing with patterns. Anyone who is interested can do this. Beautiful images are made while in... Read More

  • Nov 09

    Persecution of German-Americans

    Date: 11/09/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Fridays

    Location: Room 208

    After the United States entered World War I there were concerted efforts to create support for fighting against Germany. Among the most unfortunate of... Read More

  • Nov 11

    Life Drawing Drop-In

    Date: 11/11/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both clothed and nude mo... Read More

  • Nov 11

    Family Folk Machine Presents: Stand by Me: Songs of Friendship

    Date: 11/11/2018 at 03:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Assembly Room

    The Family Folk Machine will present Stand by Me: Songs of Friendship in two concerts this fall on Sunday, November 11 at 3 PM at the Senior Center, a... Read More

  • Nov 14

    Tour of Senior Center with Mary

    Date: 11/14/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Nov 15

    Advance Health Care Planning Workshop

    Date: 11/15/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 208

    What if you had an injury or illness that left you unable to communicate? Would your family or friends know what kind of medical treatment you would ... Read More

  • Nov 15

    Computer Comfort

    Date: 11/15/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Computer Comfort is a UI student organization that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City by educating older adults about technology. By assisting... Read More

  • Nov 16

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 11/16/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Nov 16

    Hearing Society of Iowa Potluck

    Date: 11/16/2018 at 11:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room M02

    Hearing Society of Iowa is a social get together for people with hearing loss or those who have a family member with hearing loss. We share informatio... Read More

  • Nov 17

    Family Folk Machine Presents: Stand by Me: Songs of Friendship

    Date: 11/17/2018 at 03:00 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Old Capitol Senate Chamber

    The Family Folk Machine will present Stand by Me: Songs of Friendship in two concerts this fall on Sunday, November 11 at 3 PM at the Senior Center, a... Read More

  • Nov 17

    English Country Dance

    Date: 11/17/2018 at 07:00 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Come to the English Country Dance and enjoy moving in smooth figures to gorgeous live music. Everyone who wants to dance is guaranteed a partner. Each... Read More

  • Nov 18

    Art in the Afternoon

    Date: 11/18/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Kevin Kelley has been a filmmaker for over forty years. His work has been honored with two regional EMMY® Awards, two CINE Golden Eagle Awards, and t... Read More

  • Nov 19

    Knit 101: Learn How To Knit

    Date: 11/19/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Room 205

    Have you read all the “how to knit” books, watched YouTube videos a gazillion times, and are still unclear as to actually knit? If so, then this i... Read More

  • Nov 19

    Tour of Senior Center with John

    Date: 11/19/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Nov 20

    Bowling

    Date: 11/20/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Nov 20

    Book Report

    Date: 11/20/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room 205

    A book club that meets once a month for an informal round table discussion and sharing of books you have enjoyed reading. Choose your favorite autho... Read More

  • Nov 24

    Barn Dance

    Date: 11/24/2018 at 07:30 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Everyone is welcome to the Barn Dance! Fun for all ages and abilities. No experience is necessary as all dances are taught and called. There's no fanc... Read More

  • Nov 28

    Knit 101: Learn How To Knit

    Date: 11/28/2018 at 09:00 AM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Room 205

    Have you read all the “how to knit” books, watched YouTube videos a gazillion times, and are still unclear as to actually knit? If so, then this i... Read More

  • Nov 30

    Get Free Books, Magazines, Movies and More with your Library Card!

    Date: 11/30/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 202

    Discover the great resources the library offers for your smartphone or tablet. Library patrons can learn how to use the various apps to access what th... Read More

  • Dec 01

    Milonga (Tango Dance Party)

    Date: 12/01/2018 at 07:30 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join us for a Milonga hosted by the Iowa City Tango Club. A Milonga is a festive time to concentrate on dancing, socializing, and enjoying food and re... Read More

  • Dec 02

    Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

    Date: 12/02/2018 at 12:30 PM

    Details: Sundays (1st of month)

    Location: Room 205

    The Senior Center hosts an Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group, which is designed to provide emotional, educational, and social support fo... Read More

  • Dec 02

    Life Drawing Workshop

    Date: 12/02/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    An ongoing series of informal life drawing workshops. Three hours of extended poses and rigorous instruction to take your life drawing to another leve... Read More

  • Dec 02

    Plexiglas Sitters with Grandma and Me

    Date: 12/02/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room G07

    Jo Myers-Walker will teach how to create a Plexiglas sitter. What is a Plexiglas sitter, you might ask? Participants will sketch on paper, trace desig... Read More

  • Dec 03

    Computer Comfort

    Date: 12/03/2018 at 03:30 PM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Computer Comfort is a UI student organization that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City by educating older adults about technology. By assisting... Read More

  • Dec 04

    Tour of Senior Center with Ken

    Date: 12/04/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Dec 04

    BeMoved Dance Walk-in

    Date: 12/04/2018 at 10:30 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room G13

    BeMoved Dance is a dance fitness experience for people of all movement abilities. BeMoved Dance participants experience a wellbeing transformation. Th... Read More

  • Dec 04

    Gentle BeMoved Walk-in

    Date: 12/04/2018 at 11:45 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room G13

    Gentle BeMoved is the movement class that will appeal to those wanting the use of chairs, walls and slower tempos. Each Gentle BeMoved class starts wi... Read More

  • Dec 04

    Bowling

    Date: 12/04/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Dec 04

    Iowa City New Horizons Band Ensemble Concert

    Date: 12/04/2018 at 02:30 PM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join the Iowa City New Horizons Band for their winter concert series. The ensemble groups will play on December 4 and 6 and the full band on December... Read More

  • Dec 05

    SoundReach Choir Concert

    Date: 12/05/2018 at 06:30 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    The Preucil School of Music Holiday Play-In at the Iowa City Senior Center will feature young violists and cellists from weekly group classes. The fac... Read More

  • Dec 06

    Iowa City New Horizons Band Ensemble Concert

    Date: 12/06/2018 at 02:30 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join the Iowa City New Horizons Band for their winter concert series. The ensemble groups will play on December 4 and 6 and the full band on December... Read More

  • Dec 06

    Intergenerational Board Game Social

    Date: 12/06/2018 at 04:00 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 202

    Bring your favorite board games or come and learn a new one while getting to know community members of all ages. Join us for board games, card games, ... Read More

  • Dec 07

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 12/07/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More

  • Dec 07

    Preserve Your Memories

    Date: 12/07/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 202

    Learn the important steps in preserving both your digital and printed photos. After the tutorial on steps for preservation, scan photos that you may h... Read More

  • Dec 07

    BeMoved Dance Walk-in

    Date: 12/07/2018 at 10:15 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room G13

    BeMoved Dance is a dance fitness experience for people of all movement abilities. BeMoved Dance participants experience a wellbeing transformation. Th... Read More

  • Dec 07

    The Preucil School of Music Holiday Play-In

    Date: 12/07/2018 at 05:30 PM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Assembly Room

    The Preucil School of Music Holiday Play-In at the Iowa City_x000D_ Senior Center will feature young violists and cellists from weekly group_x000D_ cl... Read More

  • Dec 08

    Welcome to Medicare

    Date: 12/08/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Room 202

    Will you be eligible for Medicare in the near future? Have you been on Medicare for a while and want to better understand what it offers? Do you help... Read More

  • Dec 09

    Life Drawing Drop-In

    Date: 12/09/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Room 211

    Drawing the figure is captivating and challenging. The figure may later inhabit our landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both clothed and nude mo... Read More

  • Dec 11

    BeMoved Dance Walk-in

    Date: 12/11/2018 at 10:30 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room G13

    BeMoved Dance is a dance fitness experience for people of all movement abilities. BeMoved Dance participants experience a wellbeing transformation. Th... Read More

  • Dec 11

    Gentle BeMoved Walk-in

    Date: 12/11/2018 at 11:45 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room G13

    Gentle BeMoved is the movement class that will appeal to those wanting the use of chairs, walls and slower tempos. Each Gentle BeMoved class starts wi... Read More

  • Dec 11

    Iowa City New Horizons Band Concert

    Date: 12/11/2018 at 02:30 PM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join the Iowa City New Horizons Band for their winter concert series. The ensemble groups will play on December 4 and 6 and the full band on December... Read More

  • Dec 12

    Tour of Senior Center with Mary

    Date: 12/12/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Dec 13

    University of Iowa Museum of Art

    Date: 12/13/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Room 208

    Join Amanda Lensing from the University of Iowa's Stanley Museum of Art on the second Thursday of each month for a lively art appreciation presentatio... Read More

  • Dec 13

    Voices of Experience Concert

    Date: 12/13/2018 at 02:30 PM

    Details: Thursday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Join the Voices of Experience chorus for their winter concert. The Center's Voices of Experience is a fun, dynamic chorus open to all Senior Center me... Read More

  • Dec 14

    Memory Cafe

    Date: 12/14/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Friday

    Location: Room 208

    Memory Café is a welcoming gathering place where people living with memory loss and their partners can come together to relax, socialize with others... Read More

  • Dec 15

    English Country Dance

    Date: 12/15/2018 at 07:00 PM

    Details: Saturday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Come to the English Country Dance and enjoy moving in smooth figures to gorgeous live music. Everyone who wants to dance is guaranteed a partner. Each... Read More

  • Dec 16

    Art in the Afternoon

    Date: 12/16/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Sunday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Adam Burke is an intermedia artist working in video, performance, and photography. He is also a writer and editor. His award-winning documentaries, an... Read More

  • Dec 17

    Tour of Senior Center with John

    Date: 12/17/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Monday

    Location: Lobby

    Our Senior Center can be a little tricky to navigate as a newcomer. Have you ever wondered where to find the Senior Center Television studio, the fitn... Read More

  • Dec 18

    Get Free Books, Magazines, Movies and More with your Library Card!

    Date: 12/18/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Tuesday

    Location: Room 202

    Discover the great resources the library offers for your smartphone or tablet. Library patrons can learn how to use the various apps to access what th... Read More

  • Dec 18

    Bowling

    Date: 12/18/2018 at 01:00 PM

    Details: Tuesdays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Colonial Lanes

    Keep up your bowling skills, and find fun and friendship with the Senior Center Bowling group. Newcomers are always welcome. This group is open to any... Read More

  • Dec 19

    Songs of the Season

    Date: 12/19/2018 at 02:00 PM

    Details: Wednesday

    Location: Assembly Room

    Celebrate the holidays by singing familiar favorites with melodies that will warm your heart and bring back memories of the "good old days." Sing-al... Read More

  • Dec 21

    Bananagrams!

    Date: 12/21/2018 at 10:00 AM

    Details: Fridays (1st/3rd of month)

    Location: Room M02

    A fast-paced game akin to Scrabble where you play yourself! Join us on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 10 AM in room M02 on the mezzanine. For... Read More