Wilmore Senior Community Center

Events in June 2019

 

Scrapbooking with Sharon Campbell, Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

Bible Study with Chaplain Gary Story and Bob Thurman,

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 Saturday in June at 1:00 pm

Art Class with Bill

No one teaches beginners to reach their full potential in art better than resident Bill Tippie.  Come explore your hidden talents and you’ll be amazed at what you can do.  All types of media used: water color, acrylics, oils, sketch pencils, even dimensional art using spackling!

 

Friday, June 7th, 1:15 pm

Quilt Show and Tell

Bring your family heirloom quilts and share precious memories with others!  Sign-up sheet in Library or call Alan for more details and 858-3865 ext. 238.

 

Thursday, June 13th, 6:00 pm

Movie Night: “What They Had” (2018; rated R; 101 mins.)

A big hearted drama centering on a daughter’s return home to care for her ailing mother while her father is reluctant to let go of the life they had.  Starring Hilary Swank and Blythe Danner.

 

Friday, June 14th, 3:00 pm

Readings and Tea with Dr. John Oswalt

Discover the rich and wonder-filled world of author Elizabeth Goudge as our friend from Asbury Seminary presents passages from her book “The Scent of Water,” – a powerful story of love’s redemptive power set in the rural English village of Appleshaw. A proper English tea with cookies follows in the Encore Café.

 

Tuesday, June 18th, 1:15 pm

Village Vespers

Dr. Kirk Sims, Assistant Professor of Intercultural Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary will share an encouraging message for all.  A time for questions and answers will follow.

 

Wednesday, June 19th, 4:00 pm

Children’s Choir of Logansport, Indiana

  Now in their 31st season, this community based choir of over eighty children and youth, ages 8 to 18, tours extensively in this country and around the world. In 2017 the choir was selected to perform in the prestigious National Children’s Choir Festival at Carnegie Hall.

A reception with light refreshments will follow. 

 

Thursday, June 20th, 1:15 pm

The American Revolution: How the British and America

Patriots Treated their Prisoners of War

  Professor Bill Covington, from Cedar Hill, TX, returns for his 5th presentation on our country’s defining War of Independence.  Fascinating details, along with many artifacts,

will be shared as he explains surprising differences in the way captured soldiers were treated.

 

Thursday, June 20th, 6:00 pm

Café Cabaret with Liam’s Fancy

  A favorite here at Wesley Village, this authentic 3-piece Irish Band will prompt your toes to be tapping and your heart to be singing!  Light refreshments will follow. 

 

Friday, June 21st, 7:00 pm

Family Fun Night

  Children and parents from Southern Hills United Methodist Church come for another evening of sharing games and crafts with all who come (you do not need to be a Southern Hills member to attend).  An enjoyable inter-generational event for all!  

 

Wednesday, June 26th, 1:15 pm

Gilbert and Sullivan “The Pirates of Penzance”

  This Encore Theater video presentation features The London Symphony Orchestra and the Ambrosian Opera Chorus.

Comic Opera at its finest

by the masters who invented the genre!!

 

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