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Senior Couple Exercising
Senior Center classes are $50 for a 10 week session, unless otherwise noted.  We do not take drop-ins.  You must register for the entire session.  All classes are now indoors.

YOGA
Mats, blocks and chairs (for props) are available or bring your own.  Anyone can attend regardless of flexibility or injury and modifications are available for every pose.  We practice breathing with stretching and breathing with building strength and balance poses.  Come to class to recover from injury and illness or simply to improve and enjoy daily life. The movement of yoga asana may increase bone mass. Practicing yoga asana and meditation may help with anxiety and depression.
DAY:  Wednesdays, 10 weeks
TIME:  9:00 - 10:00
BEGINS:  January 5
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Annie Chapman
 
DAY:  Fridays, 10 weeks
TIME:  9:00 – 10:00
BEGINS: January 7
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Annie Chapman

CHAIR YOGA
Chair yoga is accessible to all abilities.  Get the benefits of yoga, including stretching, breathing practices, and relaxation.

DAY:  Fridays, 10 weeks
TIME:  10:30 - 11:30
BEGINS:  January 7
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Sandy
Hartnett

LATIN LINE DANCING 
This class instructs seniors in various line dance routines in both Latin and Ballroom Style. Latin dances include samba, merengue, rumba, cha cha, salsa, swing and mambo; Ballroom dances includes waltz, foxtrot and tango. From these various dance styles, routines are learned; such as, Burlesque, Hello Dolly, Singing in the Rain, Puttin’ on the Ritz, Senorita, Sway and many more. Dance is excellent physical activity for seniors, as well as utilizing the mind in remembering steps/routines and lastly a means of interacting socially with other seniors.
DAY:  Tuesdays, 10 weeks
TIME:  10:30 – 11:30
BEGINS: January 4
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Marjorie Winslow


TAI CHI
Tai Chi has been described as "a prescription to good health for men and women, whether young or old, weak or strong.”  Some benefits include improved balance, decreased tension, and better breathing.   For beginning and continuing students.
DAY:  Friday, 10 weeks
TIME:  12:00 - 1:00
BEGINS:  January 7
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Alex Culligan

SILVER SNEAKERS FLEX
Strength training to help maintain and improve functional, daily living movements.  Working muscles that are associated with balance, walking, walking up and down stairs, getting in and out of chairs, reaching and many other moves to help maintain function.
DAY:  Tuesdays, 10 weeks
TIME:  1:30 – 2:30
BEGINS:  January 4

DAY:  Thursdays, 10 weeks
TIME:  1:30 – 2:30
BEGINS:  January 6
FEE:  This is offered through many insurance copies or you may arrange direct payment with the instructor.
INSTRUCTOR:  Robin Loy

WATERCOLOR
A beginner to intermediate level class that covers everything you need to know to learn how to paint your own watercolors. Students will learn about their materials, how to plan out their painting, mix colors, blend and control washes and create textures.  During the last two weeks, students can finish paintings from their own reference photos. A fun and educational class!  Students must provide their own materials.  A supply list will be provided.
DAY:  Wednesdays, 6 weeks    
TIME:  12:30 – 2:30               
SESSION I
BEGINS:  March 2                           
FEE:  $60
 
SESSION II
BEGINS:  April 20                           
FEE:  $60
INSTRUCTOR:  Jeanette Green 
 
FROM PHOTO TO CANVAS
ADULT BEGINNING LANDSCAPE PAINTING
Each class will start with a demonstration of techniques including use of brushes, palette knives, mediums and color mixing. Students need to bring a landscape picture from which you would like to paint.  All materials are included.
SESSION I
DAY:  Thursdays, 5 weeks 
TIME:  10:00 – 12:00
BEGINS:  April 7
 
SESSION II
DAY:  Thursdays, 5 weeks 
TIME:  10:00 – 12:00
BEGINS:  May 12
FEE:  $50
INSTRUCTOR:  Charles Shaw


QUILTING
DAY:  Mondays
TIME:  9:30
 
PITCH
DAY:  Mondays
TIME:  12:30
 
DOMINOS
DAY:  Tuesdays
TIME:  9:30
 
Wii BOWLING
DAY:  Tuesdays
TIME:  10:00
 
OPEN BRIDGE
DAY:  Tuesdays and Fridays
TIME:  10:00
 
CHORUS
DAY:  Wednesdays
TIME:  10:00 - 11:00
 
THE KNIT-WITS
(Knitting and Crocheting Group)
DAY:  Wednesdays
TIME:  1:00
 
PINOCHLE
DAY:  Thursdays
TIME:  9:00 – 1:00
 
GROTON BOWLING CENTER
DAY:  Thursdays
TIME:  1:00
 

 



                
            
               




         


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Tai Chi 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A 01/07/2022 - 03/11/2022
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room A
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
 
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Yoga- Fridays 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A 01/07/2022 - 03/11/2022
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room A
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
 
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Yoga-Wednesdays 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A 01/05/2022 - 03/09/2022
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room A
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
 
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Chair Yoga Friday 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A 01/07/2022 - 03/11/2022
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room A
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
 
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Silver Sneakers Flex 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A Tu  09/14/2021 - 03/01/2022
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room A
$0.00 R, $0.00 NR
This offered through many insurances companies or you may arrange payment with the instructor.
 
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Watercolor 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A 01/12/2022 - 02/16/2022
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Ledyard Senior Center
$60.00 R, $70.00 NR
 
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Landscape Painting session 1 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A Th  01/06/2022 - 02/03/2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room H Ceramics
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
Charles Shaw Instructor
 
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Landscape Painting session 2 
Winter 2022
55 - 99 N/A Th  02/10/2022 - 03/10/2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ledyard Senior Center - Room H Ceramics
$50.00 R, $55.00 NR
Charles Shaw Instructor
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