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SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

Here at the Y we provide social activities for active older adults to come together for fellowship and fun.

 

BIBLE STUDY

Women's Bible Study. Offered at the Appleton YMCA
Focusing on refreshing our faith and trust in God, this group meets the first Friday of each month from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, October-May

Conversations on Scripture. Offered at the Neenah-Menasha YMCA.
No prior Bible knowledge is needed for this informal Bible study class. Join the conversation Thursdays from 9:00-10:30 AM in the solarium. Please bring your own Bible otherwise we will supply one for you.

KNITTING

Offered at Appleton YMCA every Wednesday from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM and every Thursday from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM.

Join the YMCA's Knitting Circle, where you can practice your skills and learn new techniques while creating knit goods. This opportunity is for like-minded knitters to enjoy the social aspects of knitting together. Please bring your own projects and ideas!

SENIOR FRIENDS

Only offered at the Neenah-Menasha YMCA and must be a Winnebago County resident or Calumet County if you are paying City of Menasha taxes.

Join other members in the YMCA Solarium for coffee and treats, cribbage/cards, games, luncheons, blood pressure screening, wireless internet and more. 

Y-NOT CHORUS

This chorus is comprised of senior adults, all with various singing abilities, that want to share their love of music with others. The group meets for practice every Friday from 9:15-11:00 AM at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church (1140 Tullar Rd, Neenah). Various performance dates are also set throughout the year!

Our Y-Not Chorus is led by two volunteers. For more information, or to join the Y-Nots, contact:

Kate Yates
920.886.2105
EMAIL KATE

MEMORY CAFE

Memory Cafés welcome persons experiencing memory loss, along with family and friends who love and care for them. The class is meant for both the individual and their support system to join together. The Memory Cafe is offered through the Fox Valley Memory Project and meets at the Fox West YMCA the first Wednesday of the month from 1:30-3:00 pm. Come and move those muscles in this café centered around movement! Exercises include simple, low impact aerobics, resistance training, mind/body techniques and stretching to deliver a total body workout. This café is for anyone new to exercise or returning to exercise.

No registration is needed, drop-ins are welcome! For more information please contact:

Kirsten Rice
920.560.3413
EMAIL KIRSTEN