Wilmore Senior Community Center Events

October 2018

 

Scrapbooking with Sharon Campbell, Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

Bible Study with Wilmore UMC Pastor D. Merricks, Thursdays, 10 am

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

 

Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 11 am

Flex Exercise with Aureol

Keep fit and be at your best! Based on a popular nationwide program designed especially for seniors, you’ll be amazed at how much fun it can be and better you will feel.  “Silver Sneaker” insurance benefits may help pay the cost if you are a member.

 

Wednesday, October 3rd, 1:00 pm

Wesley Village Book Club

Bob Thurman leads discussion of a fascinating “self-portrait” entitled “Dick Van Dyke: My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business.” At age 93, this beloved and enduring star will soon be featured again this fall in a new Disney sequel to “Mary Poppins.”

 

Wednesday, October 10th, 3:00 pm

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.

Seating is limited so please sign up in advance

at community center library, or call Alan at 858-3865 ext. 238.

 

Thursday, October 11th, 3:30 pm

Asbury University Masterworks Series

Dr. Glen Flanigan brings his student Jazz Ensemble to play favorites from the Big Band Era and more; also features the Student Handbell Choir! Reception with delicious hors d’oeuvres will follow.

 

Thursday, October 11th, 6:00 pm

Movie Night: “American Animals” (2018; rated R; 116 mins.)

The unbelievable but totally true story of how four Transylvania University students attempted one of the most audacious art heists in U.S. history. Movie contains raw and profane language.

 

Fridays, October 12th, 19th and 26th, 10:30 am

“Laugh, Learn and Grow” Acting Workshops

Professional actress and Asbury Theatre Instructor Carol Anderson returns to teach more basics of good acting through fun and engaging theatre games and exercises.  Participants are guaranteed to laugh and feel encouraged! Suggested donation: $20.  A sign-up sheet is in the Library or call Alan at 858-3865 ext. 238 to reserve your place.

 

Friday, October 12th, 1 to 4 pm

Bluegrass Hearing Clinic

  Dr. Paula Evans and staff from the Bluegrass Hearing Clinic in Nicholasville return to offer more free hearing test screenings, free hearing aid cleanings, and free hearing aid batteries. The number of hearing test screenings is limited so please sign up in advance at the community center library or call Alan at 858-3865 ext. 238.

 

Tuesday, October 16th, 1:15 pm

Village Vespers

  Dr. Burrell Dinkins, Village resident and retired Professor of Pastoral Counseling at Asbury Theological Seminary, will share a message of hope and encouragement. 

 

Thursday, October 18th, 6 pm

Café Cabaret “Open Mic”

Share your unique gifts and talents on this special resident showcase night!  Seniors from Wilmore welcome too.  Please call Alan at #858-3865, ext. 238, for more details.

 

Friday, October 19th, 1:15 pm

“Smiling Memories and Melodies of 1933”

Direct from Cypress, TX, John Korsgaard returns with music that helped sustain our nation during dark days of the Great Depression. 

 

Friday, October 26th, 1:15 pm

Loren and Lee Present…

  Lively and entertaining, Transylvania music professors Loren Tice (piano) and Lee Patrick (alto sax) return to present a program of classical and popular themed music, this time taking their cues from “Shakespeare, The Bard.”

 

Wednesday, October 31st, 1:15 pm

Research on Delaying (possibly preventing?) Alzheimer’s Disease

University of Kentucky Pharmacy Prof., Dr. Daniela Moga, comes to update information and recruit volunteers for studies examining how medications interact with memory & cognition.

 

 

Coming Soon in November…

 

Friday, Nov.  2nd, 1:15 pm – Alspach/Benny Distinguished Lecture

with UK Prof. Gwynn Henderson marking the start of

Kentucky Native American Month

 

Saturday, Nov. 10th, 10 am to 3 pm  – Wesley Village Annual Craft & Gift Fair!

 

 

 

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