February 22, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Just Keep movin'! Join "KP" as she leads these extremely popular exercise sessions designed especially for those with mobility issues or have difficulty standing while exercising. Slow stretches and comfortable balance exercise, while seated or in contact with a chair, will help tone and strengthen muscles to increase mobility and flexibility. Gradual use of hand weights and stretch bands is also incorporated. Easily adaptable for those with physical limitations.
February 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 22, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
For family stories that were shared during the holidays, try writing about them now. Sharpen your pencils and hone your writing skills in this creative writing workshop. Whether a seasoned writer or a novice, there is something for everyone in this forum. Why not create a written legacy for your family to enjoy for years to come. Gain constructive input from your peers in this very interactive course.
February 25, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 25, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Piece by piece, quilting is trending again! Come see what all of the buzz is about. Master creating a priceless family heirloom using modern notions that can be admired for years to come, or help others complete their projects. Also join in a group project. Whether a beginner or a seasoned quilter, all are welcomed to join in the weekly activities.
February 25, 2019, 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Using special breathing techniques and slow, precise physical movements, Tai Chi, an ancient Chinese exercise, promotes vitality, balance and strength. In addition, it can help curtail arthritis, respiratory disease and high blood pressure. Regular practice of this "moving meditation" also provides health benefits of stress reduction, mental alertness and increased energy. Each class concludes with a meditative period. Adaptable for all levels of mobility.
February 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Nothing warms us better than a hardy, Tex-Mex meal on a cold, wintry night! Learn how to make the family favorites of enchiladas, rice and beans right in your own kitchen. Join Eloisa for a unique, cultural experience. Taste testing is a must. All supplies and recipes are provided.
February 25, 2019, 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM @ Gober Party House
Unlike most Martial Arts, training at the Temple Bujinkan Dojo is conducted in a friendly and non competitive atmosphere. Under the guidance of black belt instructors, students train together assisting each other in learning the techniques. Because Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu relies on naturally efficient body movement, rather than strength or speed to overcome an attacker, the training is safe, stimulating, and accessible to any adult regardless of age, physical condition or previous martial art experience. Class format is monthly sessions and classes meet weekly (Mondays and Wednesdays). Pre-Registration Required.
February 26, 2019, 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Take that morning routine up a notch! Get your heart pumping and your oxygen flowing. Easy to follow, senior aerobics and fitness workout programs for active and senior adults ages 55 and over. Aerobic exercises help build endurance and stamina. Cool down exercise complete this well-rounded workout. Movements can be preformed standing or seated; adaptable for all levels of mobility. Led by Kathy "KP" Patterson.
February 26, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Get Fit, Stay Fit! Join jour energized instructor, Sherri Joseph, in this low-impact, core-strengthening program designed to improve balance, flexibility, coordination and range of motion. This long-running fitness program uses light hand weights and elastic bands to strengthen the body and focus on functional fitness. Stretching exercises complete this well-rounded workout. Adaptable for all levels of mobility.
February 26, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Lift your spirits and lower your stress levels as you achieve the physical and mental benefits of Hatha yoga. Enjoy simple, easy-to-follow movements in a soothing atmosphere. Yoga postures improve every part of the body; stretching and toning muscles and improving flexibility of the spine and joints. Improve balance, range of motion and strength, while keeping the mind active and alert. Chair-friendly for those with limited mobility. Please bring a yoga mat.
February 26, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Want to get some exercise during your lunch break? Why not bring a sack lunch to enjoy with Lynn and the gang before returning to work? Enjoy great tunes in a relaxed, fun environment. Learn some popular line dances and impress your friends at one of our bi-weekly country and western dances.
February 26, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Start a new hobby, join our creative, motivational instructor in this progressive art workshop. This ever-popular class is designed to allow students of all levels to paint and draw or just improve their skills. Individual instruction based upon skill levels. No previous experience necessary. Led by Barbara Wilson, proprietor of Wilson's School of Art.
February 26, 2019, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Follow the natural progression of mastering a computer. Explore the world of Microsoft Word and learn how it can enhance your computer usage. Become more proficient in one of the most widely used computer programs in the world. Learn how to select, format and edit; change the color, size and style of fonts; along with inserting clip art and pictures. Hands-on instruction with Mark Cyr.
February 26, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Why not delve into finding out more about family history and establishing a family tree? Long before the Internet, there were many outlets developed for documenting family facts. Our expert, Bryan Davis, a local genealogist, will share countless ways to dig up long-ago facts stored in old family bibles, photo albums and scrapbooks; along with court records, legal documents and certificates. Even old cemetery plat can provide long lost information. from those archives he will then navigate enthusiasts to use the endless resources to establish an active, electronic family tree using Ancestry.com.
February 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Dance your stress away in this newly offered evening class. Two left feet? Who cares! Just relax with friends, share a few laughs, learn a few easy-to-follow, basic steps and led the music lead you. Before you know it you will pick up the easily memorized patterns and will be shuffling across the dance floor.
February 27, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Keeping a journal can be a way of giving your feelings an outlet like no other, especially when we are all suffering from cabin fever during the winter months. Journal writing is a personal journey, guided by your thoughts, ideas and meanderings. There are no rights or wrongs; yet it can be helpful to get suggestions and ideas for making the most of your writing and seeing new insights into your deeper thoughts. Led by artisan and writer Kristyne DeMeo.
February 27, 2019, 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM @ Gober Party House
February 28, 2019, 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 28, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Take a whirl around the dance floor! Come scoot your boots and tap your feet to the lovely music of local country and western bands on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month. Coffee and punch are provided. Light finger foods are encouraged for sharing during intermission.
February 23, 2019, All Day @ Registrations accepted at the Wilson Park Recreation Center.
February 22, 2019, 9:00 AM @ Historic Post Office
February 26, 2019, 11:30 AM @ Historic Post Office
February 27, 2019, 7:00 AM @ 3rd Floor Conference Room
February 27, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Housing Authority
February 27, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Temple Housing
February 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
High School Home-schoolers head to the rec for a night of adventure games, tournaments, climbing wall challenges and many other great activities. For more information call 254.298.5416.
February 23, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Wilson Park Recreation Center
Looking for a fun way to bond with your toddler and enjoy a nice treat? Join us for our brand new Read It and Eat It! program, a fun and tasty adventure through literature with your littles! We will be reading classic children’s stories and enjoying snacks based on the books. For more information, call 254.298.5740.
February 25, 2019, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Wilson Park Recreation Center
Parents, save your vacation days during teacher workdays and bring your kids to Camp Explore. Campers will experience adventure based outdoor activities, team building games, hiking and arts & crafts. This camp is free to Zone participants. For more information, call 254.298.5416.
February 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Gober Party House
February is Dental Health Month and it is very important to teach children about dental health at an early age. A local dentist will teach your child about their teeth and how to keep them healthy. There will be an arts & crafts project to follow the presentation. Pre- Registration Required.
February 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
Come and learn about the history and culture of Mexican folklorico dancing! In this beginner class, students will be taught basic footwork and skirt work.Students will need to bring hard-soled shoes. More details regarding costume and a year-end performance will be covered in class. Registration is for the entire semester and includes a T-shirt. For more information, call 254.298.5733. Para mas informacion en espanol envie un mensaje a firstname.lastname@example.org
February 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Gober Party House
Join in for a terrific time at Tiny Tumblers! Participants will learn to jump, flip, and execute basic movements of gymnastics. This class is designed to develop movement flexibility, coordination, and creativity using developmentally appropriate activities and exercises for beginner students. Pre-Registration Required. For more information, call 254.298.5474.
February 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Gober Party House
Taijutsu relies on naturally efficient body movement, rather than strength or speed. Students use these methods to learn to successfully deal with various self defense situations. Learn the skills to move your body naturally and efficiently by leaping, tumbling, and climbing in a fun atmosphere. Previous martial arts experience is not required. Pre-Registration Required.
February 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
Wonder what it feels like to pick up a guitar and actually make music? This class will teach you the basic beginner skills. Focus on how to play the guitar for fun without reading music, while learning the guitar components, correct finger positions, chord melody and strumming techniques. Song selections will be made by the instructor. Class meets every Monday for 6 weeks. Pre-Registration Required.
February 27, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Gober Party House