Wilmore Senior Community Center

Events in November 2019

 

Flex Exercise with Aureol, Mon. Wed. & Fridays, 11:00 am

Village Yarn Club with Jean Yackly, Tuesdays, 3:00 pm

Scrapbooking with Sharon Campbell, Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

Bible Study with Pastor D. Merricks and Chaplain Gary, Thursdays, 10 am

  Creative Writing with Carolyn Barnum, Thursdays, 1:00 pm

  Village Players Acting Class with Carol Anderson, Fridays, 10:00 am

  Gentle Movement for Mind, Body, Spirit, Carolyn Price, Saturdays, 10 am

 

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…

 

Friday, November 1st, 1:15 pm

Turkey in the Bible

Did you know that this ancient country, much in the news these days, has more unexcavated Biblical sites than any other place on earth? Come “travel” with resident expert Dr. Chuck Campbell to see and hear about Hagai Sophia in Istanbul, Sardis and Laodicea all featured in John’s Revelation, plus cities to which Paul wrote letters. Even a “side trip” to Homer’s Troy.

 

Sunday, November 3rd, 2:30 pm

Worship with Church of All Nations Korean Choir

Many of you will remember what a blessing it was when Pastor Hon Choi and this church’s Spirit-filled and gifted choir came to lead our worship two years ago. We are so grateful for their return and surely you will be too. Come be blessed again!

 

Tuesday, November 5th, 6 am to 6 pm

Election Day

 The Wilmore Senior Community Center at Wesley Village proudly serves as the official polling place for precincts D-105 and E-106-6E #1.  Please vote and make your voice heard!

 

Wednesday, November 6th, 1:00 pm

Wesley Village Book Club

Resident Jean Yackly leads a discussion of “Thunderstruck” by Erik Larson. This fascinating book presents the interwoven stories of two historical figures – Hawley Crippen, a unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication (the radio) – culminating in one of the greatest criminal chases of all time.

 

Thursday, November 7th, 3:30 pm

Asbury University Masterworks Series

  Two of Asbury’s most popular student music groups – The Men’s Glee Club and Hand Bell Choir – will perform a wide variety of entertaining and inspiring music, both under the direction of Dr. Mark Schell. Reception with delicious hors d’oeuvres will follow. 

 

Monday, November 11th

 Prelude with pictures begins at 1:30 pm

Veterans Day Salute

  Come honor those who have bravely served our country. Resident Marine veteran Ed Griswold will share the tributes; special music provided by Village Singers and Men of Song.

 

Tuesday, November 12th, 1:15 pm

Venerable Trees of the Bluegrass

Noted local research scientist, Dr. Tom Kimmerer, will come to speak on the history, biology and conservation of some of Central Kentucky’s most venerable yet vulnerable trees as well.  His book by the same name (published 2015) is available in our Wesley Village library.

 

Thursday, November 14th, 6:00 pm

Movie Night: “Free Solo” (2018; PG-13; 100 mins.)

A National Geographic documentary that captures the thrill of rock climber Alex Honnold’s quest to perform a free solo climb of

El Capitan Mountain in June, 2017.

Directed by Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin.

 

Friday, November 15th, 3:00 pm

Readings and Tea with Dr. John Oswalt

Discover the rich and wonder-filled world of author Elizabeth Goudge as our distinguished professor friend from Asbury Seminary presents passages from her book “The Scent of Water.”  A proper English tea with cookies will follow in the Encore Café.

 

Saturday, November 16th, 10am to 3 pm

Holiday Gift Fair

 Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift for that one-of-a-kind family member or friend? This will be the place to choose from a wide variety of items from several local vendors!

 

Tuesday, November 19th, 1:15 pm

Village Vespers

Dr. Burrell Dinkins, Professor Emeritus of

Asbury Seminary Pastoral Counseling,

will lead in in a worship service to prepare our hearts for Thanksgiving.

 

Wednesday, November 27th, 1:15 and 3:30 pm

Netflix “Our Planet”

  Debuting this past summer on the popular movie streaming service, this nature video celebrates the extraordinary beauty of our planet while emphasizing what we can do to preserve it for future generations. This month’s feature: Episode 4: “Coastal Seas.”

 

For a printable copy click here

 

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