Senior Citizens Services Of Muscogee County Gallops Senior Center
The Place for Active Aging 706-653-4193 Inside this issue:
Cupid Shuffle Valentine’s Day Dance and Refreshment Thursday February 14th @ 12:00 pm
Let’s do the cupid shuffle with the participants of the Gallops center. Join Gallops for a fun filled day with dancing and of course, some great refreshments. So, put on some red, your most comfortable shoes and feel free to grab your honey or a friend for some fancy dancing.
Red Hat Ladies
CENTER HOURS Mon, Wed. & Thur. 8AM-5PM
Wednesday February 20th @ 1:30 pm Since we didn’t get a chance to show off our singing skills, due to the center closing for repairs, make sure you bring your favorite karaoke songs, get ready to share your talent, and have some fun with the participants of the Gallops Senior Center. Black History Pot Luck Luncheon Thursday February 28th @ 12:00 pm Come join the Gallops center for the annual Black History Pot Luck luncheon. We will all enjoy good food, friends and learn a little bit of history during our tribute to the heritage of black history month.
Tuesday 8AM—9PM Friday 8AM—9:30PM Saturday 9AM-2PM Labor Day 8AM-3PM
Senior Phone Line (706) 320-9639 Coffee : 50 cents per cup (Please see front desk)
Director Kerri Brown Recreation Leaders Nicole Grier Cook Annie Robinson (706) 653-4193
8:45am Zumba Mix Cass 9:30am Exercise Class 10am Art Class 10am Chair Exercise 10:30 Bridge (card game) 12:30pm Canasta 1pm Crochet 1:00 pm 1:30pm Pinochle (Card Game) 3pm Chair Volleyball
9am Beginner Line Dancing 9am Ceramics 9am Bible Study 10am Line Dancing 10:30am Bridge (Card games) 1pm Bingo 3pm Choir Practice (There’s no more Tuesday night square dancing and Bridge card games.)
8:45am Zumba Mix Class 9:30 am Exercise Class 10am Sewing Class 10amChair Exercise Class 10:30am Columbus Metro Bridge Club 10:30am Bridge (Card games) 1:30pm Bid Whist (Card Game) 3:30pm Hula
Saturday 9AM– 2 PM
8:45am Zumba Mix Class 9am Ceramics 9:30am Exercise Class
9AM T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)
9am Beginner Line Dancing 9:30am Quilting 10:00am Line Dancing 1:30pm Spades & Pinochle 1:00pm Scrabble 3pm Chair Volleyball
10am Bingo 10am Chair Exercise 1:30pmBid Whist (Card Game)
New participants please come
Doors open 6:30pmTea Friday Night Dance 7:00-9:30pm Live Band
provides blankets to local
10AM Project Linus (2nd Saturday of every month come join this group that children.)
(The Money Band cost is $4 unless otherwise noted)
Did you know:
BINGO PARTY 3rd FRIDAY of every month
Here's the 2019 dates for the AARP Drive classes: February 21 May 23 August 22 November 21 Sign up today for a class!
Give a hug to someone here at the center to show the love we have for one another . Happy Valentine’s Day to all!!!
The Gallops Monthly meeting meets the 1st Wednesday of every month @11 am. Please join us on Wednesday, February 6, @ 11:00 am
Bring some new ideas! Come to the next advisory meeting and help us continue to make Gallops the #1 Senior Recreation center in the area. Come and join us. For more info 706-653-4193
Join us to celebrate on the 2nd Wednesday of every month to wish a Happy Birthday to our seniors celebrating that month.
Free Health Screening
Let’s play Family Feud on Thursday February 21st @ 1:00 pm. You must organize your own group of 5 to play. See Kerri to register your team.
Don’t let cupid stop your heart from getting a free health screening from Piedmont Mobile Unit every 1st Wednesday of each month from 9:30 am to 12 pm at the Gallops senior center.
Chair Volleyball is played every Monday and Thursday @ 3pm. Let’s try something new! Let’s make teams within the center so we can play each other. I KNOW this would be a fun way to play more
All participants of Gallops, let’s come together as a team with some new ideas on what we can do to make the center more active and fun. If you have any ideas, please let Kerri know.
Menu is subject to change !! $3 Monday
$3 Friday 1
Chicken Sala w/lettuce & tomatoes Deviled eggs crackers Drink
Turkey or Ham sandwich Chips Drink
Cheese Burger Lettuce/ tomato French fries Drink
Vegetable soup Crackers Drink 28
Black History Pot Luck Luncheon
Tuna salad Lettuce & tomatoes Crackers Chips Drink
AARP CLASS Baked chicken Rice/ field pea Corn bread/ Yams Drink 27
Baked chicken Green beans Corn Roll / Pie Drink
Hot Dogs w/chili French fries Drink
Pre-Valentine’s Day Refreshments
Fried pork chops Mashed Potatoes Lima beans Roll Drink
Roast pork Mac & cheese/ Broccoli Roll/ cake Drink
Meat loaf Mashed potatoes Turnips/ corn bread Pie/ Drink
Liver & Onion Rice / mixed vegetables Roll / Dessert Drink
Fish w/ French fries Cole slaw Hush puppies Pie /Drink
Turkey Wings Black eye peas Collard Greens Corn Bread / Dessert Drink
Vegetable soup Grilled cheese or crackers Drink
Sub sandwich Chips Drink
Spaghetti w/garlic bread Green beans/ cake Drink
Senior Citizen Services of Muscogee County meeting at the Gallops Center 1212 15th Street Columbus GA 31901
Non-Profit Organization U.S. Postage Paid Columbus, GA Permit 131
“The Bee Dazzling Red Hatters” Come join the Red Hat Society on February 11th @ 11:30 am to celebrate Valentine’s Day at Olive Garden on 5555 Whittlesey Blvd in Columbus. Let’s all dress up in red from head to toe with our big red hats! We will meet at Gallops on February 25th @ 12:00 pm for a Mardi
Gras party in the Bingo room. Please bring finger foods and come dressed in your favorite Mardi Gras outfit. There will be a prize for the best Mardi Gras mask. Please contact the Queen Bling Barbara Majcher with any questions (706)888-0192.
AARP Greater Columbus AARP meets the 3rd Thursday of every month. 9:30 am (Executive Board Meeting) & 11 am (Regular Monthly Meeting Nathaniel Thomas President P.O. Box 8565, Columbus, Ga. 31908(706)570-1476