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ISLAND SUN - NOVEMBER 6, 2015
Island Seniors At
The Center 4 Life
Meet your friends and make some
new ones at the Center 4 Life.
Browse through the follow-
ing activities, then stop by to sign up.
The Center 4 Life will be closed
Wednesday, November 11 in
observance of Veterans’ Day.
Trash & Treasures Sale will be
held November 14 from 9 a.m. to 2
p.m. The center is still accepting dona-
tions 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, com-
puters or old TVs. If you have any ques-
tions, 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,
November 18 is The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins. This is a physiologi-
cal 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 fic-
Friday Collage Classes with Bea
Pappas – November 6, 12:30 to 3:30
p.m. Pappas teaches an easy approach
to collage, both figurative and abstract.
Collage can be worked from torn maga-
zines, found papers like book pages or
handmade papers. Collage artists: bring
a pint of fluid matte premium, scissors,
papers, magazines and substrates (sub-
strates can be watercolor paper, canvas,
canvas board or mat board). Members
are $15, non-members are $20. Call
the center to sign up.
Sunset Social on the Causeway
– Tuesday, November 10 at 5 p.m.
Enjoy an evening relaxing and
watching the sunset with friends.
Participants are asked to provide an
appetizer to share and bring a beach
chair. Call 472-5743 if you are interest-
ed in participating and for directions to
the viewing area. (weather permitting).
AARP Driver Safety Course –
Thursdays, November 12 and 19, 1
to 4 p.m. Course fee $20 and AARP
members receive a $5 discount.
Island Seniors, Inc. is sponsoring the
AARP Driver Safety course. This is a
fast-paced interactive six-hour class for
drivers 50 and older to learn proven
safety strategies, rules of the road,
how to deal with aggressive drivers
and other topics to help you maintain
confidence in your driving. In addition
to making the roads a safer place you,
will be eligible for a discount on your
auto insurance. Classes will be held at
the Sanibel Recreation Center, 3880
Sanibel-Captiva Road. Register by con-
tacting Ed VanderHey at 292-4012.
You need not be a member of the
Island Seniors to attend but you must
attend both classes in order to receive
Naples Botanical Gardens –
Tuesday, November 17. Cost is $37 for
members and $42 for non-members.
Experience the growing magic of
Naples Botanical Garden. Then join the
group for a trip to the Naples Zoo to
see lions, giraffes, monkeys and more.
The trip includes admission to the zoo
and guided tour through the botanical
gardens. Depart from Center 4 Life at
8:30 a.m. Transportation is not includ-
ed. Carpoolers/carpooling arrange-
ments to be made. The registration
deadline is Friday, November 13. Paid
registration reser ves your seat.
Glaucoma, Hearing and Blood
Pressure Screenings by Sanibel-
Captiva Lions Club – Wednesday,
November 18, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m .
All screenings will take place at the
Center 4 Life. The diabetes test uses
a tiny drop of blood extracted with
an almost painless prick of the finger,
which is then read by a blood glucose
meter in five seconds. The glaucoma
test checks peripheral vision and eye
pressure, which can detect existing
eye damage and/or provide predictive
information. The Lions screeners have
been trained and certified by a doc-
tor and use all appropriate methods to
insure antiseptic conditions and privacy
during the screening. Screenings are
performed on a first come, first served
basis. Call the center for more informa-
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 1 p.m.
Cost is $2.50 for members and $5 for
non-members. Prizes are awarded.
Tuesday Kayaking – and
November 10 and 17 (weather permit-
ting) 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 jack-
ets. 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. Island Seniors, Inc. members
pay $4 per class or visitors $7 per class.
Annual membership is $20. Sanibel
Recreation Center members must show
their membership card to attend.
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 combination 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 foot wear
required. Silvia Villanueva is the instruc-
Essential Total Fitness – Monday,
Wednesday and Friday at 9:30 a.m.
Cardio, muscle strengthening and flexi-
bility training with hand weights, stretch
cords, chairs and stability balls. Athletic
footwear required. Mahnaz Bassiri is
Power Hour Fitness – Tuesday
and Thursday at 8 a.m. Hand weights,
stretch cords, stability balls and mats
are used. Improve core strength and
balance. 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 alignment and circulation. Mats
are used to meet the needs of varying
experience levels. Bring a towel. Kim
Kouril is the instructor.
Chair Yoga – Tuesday and
Thursday at 11 a.m. 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.
The Condominium Associations of Sanibel, Inc.
8:00 Registration * 8:30 Breakfast Buffet * 9-10 Speakers
$15 for condominium owners & staff * $25 all others
For reservations call 334-2138 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by Fri., Nov. 13th
We Now Have
Katie Gardenia’s Art
630 Tarpon Bay Rd
(near the Over Easy Cafe)
Monday thru Friday 9am -5pm
Visit us on at SanibelArtandFrame
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