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Island Seniors At
The Center 4 Life
Meet your friends and make some
new ones at the Center 4 Life.
Browse through the following
activities, then stop by to sign up.
Trash & Treasures Sale will be
back in November. The center is currently
accepting donations of clean, gently
used items. All items are tax deductible.
Bring them to the Center 4 Life Monday
through Friday between 8 a.m. and 3:30
p.m. Please, no books, clothes, shoes,
computers or old TVs. If you have any
questions, call 472-5743.
Page Turners with Ann Rodman
– If you would like to be on the Page
Turners list, email email@example.com
or contact the Center 4 Life.
The featured book for Wednesday,
October 14 is The Boys In the Boat by
Daniel James Brown, #1 on The New
York Times Best Seller List. The Boys in
the Boat celebrates the 1936 U.S. men’s
Olympic eight-oar rowing team.
The featured book for Wednesday,
November 11 is The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins. This is a physiological
page turner following three women who
cross paths before and after a gruesome
crime. It debuted at number one on The
New York Times ebook fiction list.
Friday Collage Classes with Bea
Pappas – October 9, 16, 23 and 30
12:30 to 3:30 p.m . Pappas teaches an
easy approach to collage, both figura-
tive and abstract. Collage can be worked
from torn magazines, found papers like
book pages or handmade papers. Collage
artists: bring a pint of fluid matte pre-
mium, scissors, papers, magazines and
substrates (substrates can be watercolor
paper, canvas, canvas board or mat
board). Members are $15, non-members
are $20. Call the center to sign up.
San-Cap Art League Plein Air
Painters Group – Thursday, October
22, 9 a.m. to noon. Art league mem-
bers will be painting in the Center 4 Life
gardens and invite you to join the group.
Bring your own supplies and a bagged
lunch. There will be an informal critique.
NSU Museum of Art in Ft.
Lauderdale – Tuesday, October 20.
Cost is $37 for members and $42 for
non-members. Includes round trip trans-
portation, admission to the NSU Museum
of Art, including a 90-minute guided
tour. NSU Museum of Art provides
exceptional access to the highest level of
artistic expression. Founded in 1958, the
museum is a premier destination for exhi-
bitions and programs encompassing all
facets of civilization’s visual history. The
special exhibits will be: Pablo Picasso:
Painted Ceramics and Works on Paper,
1931-71; War Horses: Helhesten and
The Danish Avant-Garde during World
War II; and The Indestructible Lee Miller.
There will be time to explore the museum
and dine on our own. Departure from
Center 4 Life at 8 a.m. and will return at
approximately 6 p.m . Registration dead-
line is Friday, October 16. Paid registra-
tion reserves your seat.
Bridge – Monday and Wednesday at
12:30 p.m. Cost is $2.50 for members
and $5 for non-members. Prizes will be
Mahjongg – Thursday at 12:30 p.m .
Cost is $2.50 for members and $5 for
non-members. Prizes are awarded.
Tuesday Kayaking – October 6 and
22 (weather permitting) at 8:30 a.m.
There is space for 16 people on eight
two-person kayaks and limited space for
those who own their own kayaks. Island
Seniors will provide kayaks, paddles and
life jackets. Bring water, a small snack,
sun lotion, bug spray, sunglasses, towel,
hat and change of clothing. Cost is $5
for members and $10 for non-members.
Advance registration is required.
Classes are available and all ages are
welcome. Cost is $3.75 for members and
$6.75 for non-members. Annual mem-
bership is $20. Sanibel Recreation Center
members must show their membership
card to attend.
The Center 4 Life will be closed
Monday, September 7 in observance of
Happy Hour Fitness – Monday,
Wednesday and Friday at 8 a.m. This
class keeps your brain fit and your heart,
lungs and muscles strong with a combina-
tion of aerobics and muscle conditioning
exercises and balance. Hand weights,
stretch cords and your body weight will
be used. Class begins with a joke and
ends with a positive thought for the
day. Athletic footwear required. Silvia
Villanueva is the instructor.
Essential Total Fitness – Monday,
Wednesday and Friday at 9:30 a.m.
Cardio, muscle strengthening and flex-
ibility training with hand weights, stretch
cords, chairs and stability balls. Athletic
footwear required. Mahnaz Bassiri is the
Power Hour Fitness – Tuesday
and Thursday at 8 a.m. Hand weights,
stretch cords, stability balls and mats are
used. Improve core strength and bal-
ance. Athletic footwear required. Mahnaz
Bassiri is the instructor.
Gentle Yoga – Tuesday and Thursday
at 9:30 a.m. Stretch, tone and strengthen
while improving flexibility, proper align-
ment and circulation. Mats are used to
meet the needs of varying experience
levels. Bring a towel. Kim Kouril is the
Chair Yoga – Tuesday and Thursday
at 11 a.m. (resumes October 27). Similar
to Gentle Yoga but all poses are done in
a chair. Kim Kouril is the instructor.
For more information, call 472-5743
or stop by 2401 Library Way.
Sanibel resident Robert Hilliard
will be honored on October 9 by
Case Western Reserve University
in Cleveland, Ohio with its Professional
Hilliard studied at the university from
1948 to 1950, earning M.A. and M.F.A .
degrees in theatre arts. He subsequently
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