Senior Center Activities
Drop-in for a fresh cup of coffee and rolls Monday thru Friday 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This is a good chance to sit and chat with fellow seniors, play a game of cards, a board game or put together a puzzle.
Enhance Fitness Classes
Mondays, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The class is designed for older adults. These popular group exercise classes feature cardiovascular conditioning exercises, strength training, and balance routines that help improve flexibility, bone density, and stability. The sessions also promote endurance, coordination, and mental sharpness for everyone involved.
Bingo is held the third Monday morning at 11:00 a.m. The 3rd Monday of the month we offer Burger King Bingo (win a free BK meal). Monday & Wednesday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. is 5¢ Bingo. Each participant gives 5¢ per card with a maximum of 2 cards per game. All proceeds go to the winners.
Thursdays at 12:45 p.m. Each player puts in a $1.00. All moneys go back to players in prizes.
Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. Each player puts in $2.00. All moneys go back to players in prizes.
A jam session is held the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. and the third Tuesday of the month at 1:00 p.m. This event is open to the public. All musicians and spectators are welcome to come and jam.
The Ham Lake Senior Center has a mini-bus with a 14 person capacity and is handicap accessible. The mini-bus provides transportation to the senior center for scheduled activities, senior dining and scheduled outings. There is a suggested donation of $2.00 for a round trip.
V.O.A. (Volunteers of America) sponsored meal is served on Monday and Wednesday with a suggested donation of $3.50 for those 60 and older, and $6.50 for those younger than 60. Reservations for meals need to be made a week in advance. Call before1:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the week before if you would like to join us for Senior Dining the following week.
The doors are always open to new diners to join those that are already enjoying a delicious meal. Participants can have a good time dining and socializing with friends and enjoy the many events scheduled around the meal.
Birthday dinners are celebrated the last Wednesday of each month at noon. Diners with a birthday that month will receive a coupon for a free senior dining meal at a later date.
A ballroom dance with a live band is held the second Friday of every month from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. There is a cost of $5.00 per person, which includes a light lunch.
Wii Bowling Leagues
Fall and Winter leagues play every Wednesday, with a banquet following the winter session. Wii games are available to play anytime during office hours.
Many times during the year the HLSC mini bus is on the road filled with seniors to attend a theater performances, tour museums, attend concerts, take mini cruises, fishing trips, or “What ever!” Senior group outings are also scheduled for extended tours. These outings are scheduled with the suggested interests of the seniors that are presented to the Ham Lake Senior Center Board.