Wilmore Senior Community Center

Events in December 

 

Scrapbooking with Sharon Campbell, Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

 

In addition to weekly classes above, all area Seniors are invited to the following special events which are free and open to the public

unless otherwise noted…

 

Wednesday, December 5th, 10:00 am (note new time)

Wesley Village Book Club

Marcella Newkirk will lead a discussion of “The Christmas Promise” by Donna Van Liere –a story of how a promise from one person to another shows the true meaning of forgiveness, faith and love. Please call club coordinator, Diana Zeigler (#215-6027) for more details on how books are exchanged with local library and reserving a lunch after if you’d like to stay.

 

Wednesday, December 5th, 1:30 pm

The Diggles Family Singers 

  Known in churches across the country, this delightful and versatile father, mother, two-daughter ensemble is committed to serving and worshipping Jesus Christ through song and all the many instruments they play.  They return by popular demand for a special Christmas program you’ll not want to miss!

 

Thursday, December 6th, 3:00 pm (note new date)

An Afternoon Tea & Reading with Dr. John Oswalt

Asbury Seminary’s Distinguished Professor of the Old Testament returns to present more passages from his personal favorite short stories.  Tea and cookies follow in the Encore Café.  Seating is limited so please sign up in advance at the community center library

or call Alan at 858-3865 ext. 238.

 

Saturday, December 8th, 8:30 pm

Twelfth Annual Wilmore Christmas Ball

Dancing, hors d’oeuvres, door prizes and live music featuring Central KY’s finest Big Band, The Metrognomes!  Dressy attire; optional swing dance lesson begins at 7:30 pm. Sponsored by The UK Phyllis D. Corbitt Community Health Center, Highbridge Springs Water and Bluegrass Hearing Clinics. Ticket price $15 per person – please call ahead

for reservations as seating is limited (Alan at 858-3865, ext. 238).

 

Tuesday, December 11th, 6:00 pm

Holiday Open Mic

  Sign up to share your unique gifts on this special holiday edition of our

resident talent night. Community seniors from Wilmore welcome too.

Please call Alan at #858-3865 ext. 238, for more details.

 

Wednesday December 12th, 1:30 pm

Christmas Piano Duets and Tea 

Julie Tennent and Linda Pickerill return with more extraordinary duets to accent the Advent Season in honor of Christ’s birth.  A proper English Tea with “biscuits” (cookies) will follow in memory of beloved Asbury Theological Seminary Professor, Dr. Donald Demaray.

 

Thursday, December 13th, 6:00 pm

Movie Night: “It’s A Wonderful Life” (1946; 129 mins.)

No Christmas season is complete without revisiting this heart-warming

Jimmy Stewart / Donna Reed classic directed by Frank Capra.

 

Saturday, December 15th, 1:30 pm

True Talent Christmas Recital 

Children and youth from the True Talent Studio bring “joy to the world” with their Christmas carols and piano pieces all under the direction of Gwen Hensen.

 

Tuesday, December 18th, 1:30 pm

Village Vespers: “Appalachian Winter”  

  Please join our Village Singers and Men of Song  as they perform a Christmas Cantata with mountain favorites both old and new. Special guests include: Claire Vance on piano, Brice Farrar on violin; Julie Tennent on organ and hammer dulcimer. Director: Sandy Wilmot.

 

Thursday, December 20th, 6:00 pm

Holiday Café Cabaret with Tedrin Blair Lindsey    

  Raised in Rome, Italy with roots here in Wilmore, this prodigy on the piano has been playing professionally since age 10. Dr. Lindsey in presently on the UK opera faculty and performs over a hundred concerts a year, featuring many of his own arrangements and compositions.

 

Saturday, December 22nd 1:30 pm

Songs of Christmas with Sarah Toth  

  Many of you will never forget the last time this Berlin, Germany-based soprano presented a program here of opera, gospel and sacred classics. She returns to sing her Christmas favorites with mother, Jan Coleman, accompanying her on piano.  A marvelous way to prepare our hearts and minds again for the coming of our Savior!

 

 

Mark your calendars in January…

 

Friday, Jan. 11th, 1:30 to 4 pm

Bluegrass Clinic Free Hearing Screens

 

Tuesday, Jan. 15th, 1:15 pm

Fall Prevention Workshop

 

Friday, Jan. 25th, 1:15 pm

Loren and Lee Present “Fruit Cocktail!”

 

 

For more details on all the life-enriching activities of the

Wilmore Senior Community Center, call Alan at 858-3865 ext. 238.

 

Wesley Village

1125 Lexington Road, Wilmore, KY 40390

Phone: 859-858-3865