Programs H - Z

Program Information

All Active 50+ programs are held at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street, unless otherwise noted.

Programs

The Ink & Quill Writing Group

Enjoy writing? Regardless of your ambitions or goals you will find stimulating fellowship and writing encouragement. Learn different styles of writing and share ideas to develop plots, characters and scenes to bring stories to life.

  • Date: 1st and 3rd Monday of each month
  • Time: 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Fee: Free!

Line Dancing

It is a dance that is choreographed with sequences of steps that are repeated and a group of people dance in one or more lines, all facing the same direction and performing the steps at the same time. Good exercise and great fun. Music pace is modified for the Active 50+.

  • Date: Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • Time:
    • Tuesdays Level 1: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
    • Tuesdays Level 2: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
    • Wednesdays Level 3: 9:30 a.m. to Noon
  • Fee: $2 City Resident; $3 Nonresident

Literary Ladies Book Club

Join friends to read the top 10 and the classics.

  • Date: 2nd Saturday of each month
  • Time: 10 a.m. to Noon
  • Fee: Free!

Memory Assessment

Is this normal aging forgetfulness or not? Concerns about your memory function? Sign-up for a “Free” one-hour memory assessment appointment sponsored by Bioclinica of Orlando. Advanced registration is required as space is limited.

  • Date: Thursday, January 31
  • Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (last appointment is at 3:30)
  • Fee: Free!

My Critic’s Choice

Travel each month to a new restaurant for a casual lunch and critique the overall dining experience. Trip cost includes transportation only. Lunch is Dutch treat. Advanced registration required.

  • Date: Last Friday of each month 
  • Time: 10:30 a.m.
  • Fee: $8 City Resident / $10 Non-Resident

Sit, Stitch ‘N Give

Does life have you all tied up in knots? Join us for a chance to unwind. Come chat, knit, crochet, embroider, etc., and laugh with those who understand your desire to take a long piece of thread fiber and create a beloved "work of heart." Beginners are welcomed.

  • Date: Wednesdays
  • Time: 10 a.m. to Noon
  • Fee: Free!

West Orange Page Turners Book Club

Bring a friend and discover current and classic authors. New members and titles are always welcome.

  • Date: 2nd Monday of each month
  • Time: 2 to 5 p.m.
  • Fee: Free!

Wii Bowling League

Do you still have a passion for bowling but do not have the time, energy or strength to make it to the lanes? Teams of two are forming now for a new Wii bowling 12-week league. Teams will choose their weekly bowling time and partner at the first meeting and pay their fee for the 12-week session.

  • Date: Start-up meeting Friday, May 10
    • Teams bowl May 13 - July 22
  • Time: 1:30 pm for start-up meeting
  • Fee: $1 per person, per week (12-week session)

Zumba Gold 

Active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower-intensity. Zumba Gold introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination.

  • Date: 
    • Mondays; 1:30 – 2:15 pm 
    • Thursdays; 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
  • Fee: 
    • $3 per class City Resident / $4 Nonresident
    • $22 City Resident / $30 Nonresident per 4-week session