Senior Activity Center February 2020 Excursions and Events

January 25, 2020 - Orange Beach, AL - (OBA®) - The Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center has announced its February 2020 Excursions and Events.

Call 251-981-3440 to sign up for any of the events listed below.  

  • February 3rd at 6 p.m.: Monthly Community Potluck at Community Center. Bring a dish to pass.
  • February 6th at 6 p.m.: Library Lecture Series—Civil War Lecture w/Paul Brueske  
  • February 12th - 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.: “Mardi Gras Dance” at the Event Center at The Wharf. Music by John & Jim.  Cost is $12 per person. Tickets are available at the Senior Center and at the door the evening of the dance. Dress is casual to dressy; come as you like. 
  • February 13th at 6 p.m.: Library Lecture Series—Dulcimer Music w/Erin Hussey 
  • February 14th at Noon: “Senior Trip” Performance:  We will depart from the Senior Center and travel to Daphne. We will have lunch before the performance. Cost is $10 per person for the entrance ticket. Lunch will be on your own. We have 15 tickets available. Sign-up begins on Feb. 5th. Payment is due at sign up.   
  • February 14th - 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Free Memory Screening & Balance Testing.  Walk-Ins welcome, No Appointment needed. 
  • February 20th at 4 p.m.: Trip - “Mardi Gras Parade in Mobile” - We will depart from the Orange Beach Event Center at the Wharf and travel to Mobile. “Mystic Stripers” begins at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20 per person for charter bus transportation. Signup begins Feb. 5th. Payment due at sign up  
  • February 20th at 6 p.m.: Library Lecture Series—Jazz Lecture w/ Daphne Simpkins 
  • February 24th - 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.: “AARP Driver Safety Course” - The course fee, which covers all materials, is $15 for AARP Members and $20 for non-members. Seating is limited to 20 so please call to register. Please bring your Driver’s License & AARP Card.  Thanks to Ken Cole our instructor from Illinois for setting this class up for us.  
  • February 27th at 6 p.m.: Library Lecture Series—“Instant Pot 101” - Come see what this gadget can do.  
  • February 28th at 10:30 a.m.: “Physician Friday” with Dr. John Todd: Dr. Todd specializes in treating issues of the shoulder, which is one of the most mobile and problematic joints of the body. Dr. Todd is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon and an experienced shoulder specialist and will discuss common causes for this and current options available, including non-operative and operative care. Please call to reserve a seat.

The AARP Tax Center will be back on Tuesdays and Fridays from February 4th through April 12th, 9 a.m. to noon. Must make an appointment. 

Blood pressure checks are conducted on Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., by the Orange Beach Fire Department. 

JANUARY 2020 ARTS & CRAFTS

Please call 251-981-3440 to sign up for Adult/Senior Activity Center classes.

  • OPEN WORKSHOPS: Mondays - 9 a.m.-2 p.m.  
  • CERAMICS: Tuesdays - 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Cost is per Item.
  • WINE CORK TRIVET:  Thursdays - 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Cost is $10. 

ONGOING WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

  • STRENGTH AND BALANCE EXERCISE CLASS: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 7:45 a.m.-8:45 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents. 
  • SIT & BE FIT EXERCISE CLASS: Monday and Wednesday, 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents. 
  • HAND & FOOT CANASTA: Monday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-Noon
  • MAH JONG: Monday at 1 p.m.
  • BRIDGE: Tuesday and Thursday, Noon-3:30 p.m.
  • YOGA for EVERY BODY: Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
  • DOMINOES: Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.-Noon; and Thursday at 1 p.m.
  • TAI CHI CLASS: Wednesday: 9 a.m.-9:45 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.
  • LINE DANCING CLASS: Wednesday: 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Cost for class is $3 for residents and $5 for non-residents.

Links to the February 2020 newsletter and calendar: 

February 2020 Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center Calendar

February 2020 Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center Newsletter