Active Aging Program
ABOUT THE PROGRAM:
Our program provides year-round opportunities for adults 50 and older. We provide a range of opportunities that support individual well-being - physically, socially, emotionally, intellectually, etc.
The $5.00 annual membership fee* allows members to access: free, low- /moderate-intensity exercise classes; Tai Chi (monthly fee); Line Dance (session fee); Lunch & Learn events; Worth-A-Try! events; twice monthly Bingo; self/group-led games; monthly luncheons at the Gene Davis Banquet Center; affordable and/or more adventurous worldwide travel opportunities; etc.
To date, over 500 adults enjoy all that this program offers!
*$5 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP FORM: Renew/New begins 08/15/22:
Two ways to join:
1. Click on the link below, complete & submit the form with payment per the instructions
2. Visit the Boos Recreation Center in Loomis Park at 210 Gilbert St., Jackson, Mon or Fri, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
MONTHLY NEWSLETTER: To obtain, either -
1. Click on the link below - AUGUST NEWSLETTER
2. Visit the Boos Recreation Center in Loomis Park at 210 Gilbert St., Jackson, Mon or Fri, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm to get a hard copy
WORTH-A-TRY! / LUNCH & LEARN / WORKSHOP EVENTS:
EXERCISE OPPORTUNITIES: NEWLY ADDED
ZUMBA - SUMMER ONLY - JUNE 8TH-AUGUST 17TH
Zumba, Wednesdays, 10:00 am-11:00 am at the Boos Center - $4.00/class; Michelle Woods, Instructor
SENIOR SPLASH: SUMMER ONLY - until AUGUST 18TH
ROCK HOUSE TAI CHI - Fridays, 9:15 am - 10:15 am
Walk This Way: Self-led walking opportunity inside the Boos Center - M/F - between 9:30a - 10:30a - or outside throughout Loomis Park at your convenience.
Movement Matters: A no-impact aerobic dance, strengthening & stretching program to strengthen your heart, increase muscle strength and improve flexibility: Boos Center – M/F - 9:30am-10:25am
Sit & Stay Fit: A seated & sometimes standing cardio, strengthening & stretching program to strengthen your heart, increase muscle strength and improve flexibility: Boos Center – M/F - 10:40am-11:30am
Boos Bingo - Held the1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month; Caller starts at noon. Admission fee is $2; extra cards are 8 for $1. Free refreshments.
Fun & Games - Self or Group-lead activities such as: Cards, Crosswords, Sudoku, Brain Teasers, Jigsaw puzzles, board games, coloring, etc. in the Boos Center – Mon & Fri – 9:00 am – 11:00 am. Supplies provided.
Monthly Luncheons - $11 - Enjoy great food, fun and friendship at the Gene Davis Banquet Center the 2nd Tuesday of each month – 11:00 am-2:00 pm; Buffet starts at 12:00 pm. Purchase tickets at the Boos Center, Mon/Fri, 8am - Noon. MUST PURCHASE BY NOON, the Friday prior to the luncheon.
Affordable and/or more adventurous Day/Overnight/Extended travel opportunities. See monthly newsletter or links below for details.
- MUST BE A PAID MEMBER TO PARTICIPATE; SEE ABOVE MEMBERSHIP FORM.
- CONTACT 517-240-1223 TO SEE IF THERE ARE SEATS REMAINING
CURRENT TRIPS -
AUG 04: PUT-IN BAY - FULL
SEPT 18-24: BEAUTIFUL MAINE - FULL
OCT 13: GUN LAKE CASINO - ON SALE 08/01 - BOOS CENTER, M & F, 8am-12pm