Balance/Core/Stretch- 16 years and older
This class is a combination of balance, core and stretching exercises. Teaching students how to find their balance by teaching them to find their center of gravity. Please bring mat, large towel and water.
Date: Mon & Wed: 8:30am-9:30am Fee: $5
Body Overhaul- Adults
A program suited for seniors or those who need assistance with injury recovery and prevention. Includes muscle strengthening utilizing chair and low impact aerobic workout all while having a great time in a mutually supportive environment. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon & Thu: 9:30-10:30am Fee: $6
Cardio Bodyworks- 16 years and older
This class integrates a variety of cardio, body conditioning exercises and fun together. Plus core and stretching exercises too. Will improve strength, balance and flexibility. Please bring mat, large towel and water.
Date: Tue & Thu: 8:15-9:15am Fee: $5
Cardio with Angie- Adults
A low impact exercise class which will improve your cardiovascular endurance while having fun making friends. The class will include rhythmic steps, strength and core training.
Date: Wed: 11am-12pm Fee: Free for SilverSneaker members; $3 for non SilverSneaker members
Pickleball- 18 years and older
This racquet sport is played by 2 or 4 people on a badminton-sized court using wood, or composite paddle racquets and a plastic, poly baseball with holes. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon & Tues: 6-8:30pm Fee: $2
Mon- Fri: 9:30am-12:30pm
Qi Gong: Healing Body/Mind/Spirit- Adults
Qi Gong is an ancient Chinese health care system that integrates slow graceful movements, breathing techniques and deep relaxation. Movements can be done either sitting or standing. The practice of Qi Gong improves balance and flexibility while reducing stress. “If you want to be healthy and live to 100, do Qi Gong!–Dr.Oz.”
Date: Tue: 9-10am Fee: $5
SilverSneaker® Classic- Adults
Muscular Strength & Range of Movement – incorporates safe, fun and effective movements designed to improve overall functional conditioning and increase strength and flexibility. A variety of support positions with a chair make this a perfect class for fit and active adults as well as those who are new to exercise.
(Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon: 9-9:45am Fee: $3
Tue: 10-11am (ending April 25)
Fri: 9-10am (Jan, Feb, Mar only)
SilverSneakers® Yoga- Adults
Chair support is offered to safely perform a variety of seated and standing postures designed to increase flexibility, balance and range of movement. Restorative breathing exercises and final relaxation will promote stress reduction and mental clarity.
Date: Fri: 11am-12pm Fee: $3
Strengthen and Lengthen Class- Adults
Pilates style class uses weights, bands, balls and mats for an incredible workout. Classes use basic pilates techniques to stretch and strengthen the whole body. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon, Wed & Sat: 8-9am Fee: $4
Tai Chi & Qigong: Awaken The Healer Within- Adults
Rejuvenate and reclaim life at any age! This class is designed to reduce stress, inflammation and disease associated with stress, as well as, improve postural alignment and flexibility. The class combines specific movements, coordinated breathing and a calm focused mind used in traditional Chinese medicine, Tai Chi and Qigong practices that will improve health, vitality and longevity. No prior experience necessary. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon: 11am-12pm Fee: $5
Tae Kwon Do- 6 years and older
Learn this form of martial arts in a fun and a safe manner. This class is traditional and Olympic style Martial Arts from Korea taught by Grandmaster “J” – 9th Dan Black Belt in the art of Tae Kwon Do.
Date: Wed: 5:20-6:20pm Fee: $40 per month
Toning and Fat Burning- 16 years and older
People of all ages and skill-levels can lose weight and inches while revving up their energy and improving their overall health. Burn & Tone class is like having your own personal trainer without the costly investment. Get healthy and most importantly have fun doing it. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon- Fri: 7-7:45am Fee: $5
Zumba- 16 years and older
Zumba is an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie burning dance fitness class that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health. Come join the fun.
Date: Tue: 5:30-6:30pm Fee: $6
Zumba with Terri- 16 years and older
Zumba is International music fused with an aerobic workout and basic dance steps to give an hour of a full body workout combined with a party-like yet relaxed atmosphere.
Date: Fri: 8:30-9:30am Fee: $5
Line Dancing- 18 years and older
Experience the feeling of accomplishment after successfully mastering a dance. Students develop strength, coordination, and balance while experiencing the joy of dancing. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon & Thu: 10:45-11:45am Fee: $6
AARP Safe Driving Course- 50 years and older
AARP Safe Drivers is for drivers 50 and older to refresh their driving skills. Contact Donna Cooper @ (727) 864-9095 to register. (No class in February.)
Date: Dec 21, Jan 18, Mar 15, Apr 19: 9am-3pm
Duplicate Bridge- 18 years and older
Play the world’s most popular card game with a fun group of people. Call Betsy at 727-360-9689 ahead of time to reserve your seat. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon & Wed: 1-4pm Fee: $1
Social Mah Jongg- Adults
Join this exciting tile game or just come and watch.
Date: Thu: 1-4pm
Table Tennis- 16 years and older
Come and play this fun and competitive sport. (Closed: Jan 2, Jan 16, Feb 20, May 29)
Date: Mon: 5:30-8:30pm
Fee: $4 per visit ; $2 per visit for Sunrise Table Tennis Club
Introductory Digital Photography With Cathy Salustri
Do you feel overwhelmed by all the features your camera has to offer or not sure what features your camera has? This workshop is designed to give the complete novice a solid understanding of their compact digital camera and the fundamental knowledge needed to embark upon a lifetime’s exploration of photography. You must register by Tuesday before the class is scheduled. Minimum number of students required.
Date: Thu: 6-9pm Fee: $10
Sessions: Dec 15, Jan 19, Feb 16, Mar 16, Apr 20, May 18
Introduction to Fly Casting
(Location: Egan Field @ 9101 Blind Pass Road)
Suncoast Fly Fishers is sponsoring a 2 hour session on fly casting. The class is designed for beginners with little or no fly casting experience. If you have a fly rod please bring it, if not we will have the necessary equipment. The class is limited to 10 people. Preregistration is required.
Date: Mon: 6-8pm Fee: Free
Sessions: Jan 23, Feb 13, Feb 27, Mar 13, Mar 27, Apr 10, Apr 24, May 8, May 22
Introduction to Tai Chi and Qigong Workshop
This class is an interactive introduction to ancient practices for a healthy mind, body, and spirit. You will be introduced to the practices of slow meditative movement, deep diaphragmatic breathing combined with techniques to calm and focus the mind. Take away new tools to reduce or eliminate pain, improve balance, reduce the risk of falling, super charge your immunity and Take Back Control of Your Health.
The first half of the workshop will be learning the healing concepts of Tai Chi & Qigong. The second half will be putting this information into a moving practice with instruction by Gary Israel and Natalie Flank.
Date: Thu, Feb 23: 2-5pm Fee: $20
Let us do the driving while you relax and enjoy some great trips. Come with friends or meet new ones, either way, you will have a great time. Time of trip varies by excursion.
Cost covers transportation ONLY. All admission or lunch are extra and the responsibility of the participants.
Dates: Jan 21 – Florida Aquarium ++
Jan 28 – Ellenton Outlets ++
Feb 4 – St. Armands Circle ++
Feb 11 – Dunedin Craft Festival ++
Feb 18 – Florida State Fair ++
Feb 25 – Tampa Outlets ++
Mar 4 – Gasparilla Festival of the Arts ++
Mar 11 – Florida Strawberry Festival ++
Mar 18 – Ikea, Ybor City and The Columbia Restaurant ++
Mar 25 – International Mall ++
Fee: $12 SPB Resident/ $15 Non Resident
Mobility Rating Guide: For those with limited mobility, you will find a symbol by each trip. Below is the description of that trip’s mobility limitations.
+ Door to Door destination
++ Continuous Standing and Walking
+++ Stairs, Incline and Distance
Lunch & Learn
Join us on the following Wednesdays from 12-1pm for our free lunch and learn series. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited so call ahead to reserve your seat, 727-363-9245.
Date: Jan 11 – Financial Advisor Scott O’Berry, Edward Jones Investment Firm– Estate Planning
Jan 25 – Presentation to be announced
Feb 8 – Matthew Miller, Humana- How to avoid Senior Scams
Feb 22 – Presentation to be announced
Mar 8 – Financial Advisor Scott O’Berry, Edward Jones Investment Firm- Examine how to budget for retirement expenses, potential sources of retirement income and potential risks such as LTC and health care costs.
Mar 22 – Podiatrists; Heather Zelna, DPM & Brandon Zelna, DPM- Foot & Ankle Problems: How to Stay One Step Ahead