City of Highland Village July & August 2022 All-Star Senior Newsletter

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July & August 2022 Issue

July & August 2022 Newsletter EVENTS FOR JULY

Volunteers Needed!

PARKS AND RECREATION

1000 Highland Village Road Highland Village, TX 75077 P: 972-317-7430 • F: 972-317-0237 www.highlandvillage.org

Volunteering is a great way to help your community while staying active! Join us for a free Lunch & Learn on July 28 at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. given by Diana Schonberg of RSVP, a volunteer placement agency for people 55+. Please sign up at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center by July 25th.

7/7

Meals on Wheels & Bingo

7/12 Perot Museum Trip 7/19 DMA/Cartier Exhibit Trip 7/21 Meals on Wheels & Movie 7/28 RSVP Lunch & Learn

EVENTS FOR AUGUST 8/4

Meals on Wheels & BINGO

8/9

Dallas World Aquarium Trip

8/18 Meals on Wheels & Movie 8/25 Medicare Lunch & Learn

Have questions about Medicare?

Liz Harms, a health insurance advisor with Insurance Solutions USA, will be presenting Medicare & You: A general workshop designed to cover the basics of Medicare and general choices that one has in getting coverage with Supplements, Medicare Advantage Plans and prescription drug plans. This free Lunch & Learn will be held at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center on August 25th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Please sign up at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center by August 22nd.

8/26 Civil War Museum Trip

Debbie Scott

City of Highland Village Recreation Coordiator dscott@highlandvillage.org


MONDAY

Game Day 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Variety of Card, Dominoes, and Dice Games Tai Chi Gung 10:00 a.m. (Video Instruction)

TUESDAY

Game Day 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Variety of Card, Dominoes, and Dice Games Pickleball 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Pickleball 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

July Trips

PEROT MUSEUM When: Tuesday, July 12 Time: Bus leaves at 10:00 a.m. Lunch stop at El Fenix, after museum. Bus to return around 3:00 p.m. Cost: $23 Resident/ $25 Non-Resident. Cost of lunch not included. DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART - Cartier and Islamic Art Exhibit When: Tuesday, July 19 Time: Bus leaves at 10:00 a.m. Lunch stop TBD, after museum. Bus to return around 3:00 p.m. Cost: $23 Resident/ $25 Non-Resident. Cost of lunch not included. Details: This major exhibition traces Islamic art’s influence on the objects created by Louis Cartier and other renowned French jewelry designers.

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

Game DayGame Game Day Day 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Variety of Card, Dominoes, Variety of Card, Dominoes, Dice Games, and Mahjong and Dice Games All-Star Stitchers Club 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tai Chi Yang 10:30 a.m. (Instructor Led)

Tai Chi Gung 10:00 a.m. (Video Instruction) Pickleball 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

august Trips DALLAS WORLD AQUARIUM When: Tuesday, August 9 Time: Bus leaves at 10:00 a.m. to return around 3:00 p.m. Lunch stop at Babe’s, after aquarium. Cost: $27 Resident/ $29 Non-Resident. Cost of lunch not included.

All-Star Stitchers Club Do you have a passion for sewing, quilting, cross stitching or just want to have fun with people who do? Join the All-Star Stitchers on Wednesday mornings at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center beginning at 10:00 a.m. No experience is required. For further information, please contact Paulette Moreland at pmmoreland@gmail.com.

These trips will require quite a bit of walking. Space is limited. Register online or at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. For more information and registration, please visit hvparks.com.

The Highland Village Book Club meets from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month at the Barnes & Noble Bookstore in Highland Village.

July’s Book: The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben

August’s Book: A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving

September’s Book: The Personal Librarian

MAHJONG

TEXAS CIVIL WAR MUSEUM When: Friday, August 26 Time: Bus leaves at 10:00 a.m. to return around 3:00 p.m. Lunch stop at Fred’s, after museum. Cost: $12 Resident/ $14 Non-Resident. Cost of lunch not included.

Highland Village Book Club

Come play every Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center.

Our Offices Will Be Closed Monday, July 4th

by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

Let’s Play Bridge! WHERE The Robert & Lee DuVall Center

WHEN EVERY THURSDAY

TIME 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.


JULY

3

4

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Pickleball

5

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

11 Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day

18

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Meals on Wheels/Bingo 12:00pm Pickleball

Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

2

8

9

15

16

22

23

29

30

Last day to register for Perot Museum Trip

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

14 Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Last day to register for DMA/Cartier Museum Trip

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

19

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

DMA/Cartier Museum Trip Bus leaves at 10:00 am

20 Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

21

Blood Pressure Checks 9:30 am Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meals on Wheels/Movie

Born on the Fouth of July (1989)

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

12:00 pm

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

25 Game Day

7

Blood Pressure Checks 9:30 am Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

13 All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

Perot Museum Trip Bus leaves at 10:00 am

Pickleball

24

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

12

Pickleball

17

6

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Book Club (Barnes & Noble) 11:00 am- 12:00 pm

Independence Day City offices closed

10

Game Day

1

Pickleball

26 Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day

27

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

28

Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

RSVP Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm Pickleball

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Game Day

1

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

2

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Last day to register for Dallas Aquarium Trip Pickleball

Game Day

3

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Book Club (Barnes & Noble) 11:00 am- 12:00 pm

8

7 Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Dallas Aquarium Trip Bus leaves at 10:00 am Pickleball

14

Game Day

15

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

6

11

12

13

19

20

26

27

Meals on Wheels/Bingo 12:00pm Pickleball

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day

9:30 am - 4:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

17

18

Pickleball

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

16

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Pickleball

Game Day

5

Blood Pressure Checks 9:30 am Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

10

9

4

Game Day

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Blood Pressure Checks 9:30 am Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Meals on Wheels/Movie Breakfast Club (1985)

12:00pm

Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

21

Game Day

22

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Game Day

29

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Gung 10:30 am - 11:30 am Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Pickleball

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Last day to register for Texas Civil War Museum

Pickleball 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

28

23

30

Game Day 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Pickleball

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Game Day

24

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

25

Game Day 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tai Chi Gung 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Medicare Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm Pickleball

Game Day

31

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

All-Star Stitchers 9:30 am - 12 pm Tai Chi Yang 10:30am - 11:30 am

Texas Civil War Museum Trip Bus leaves at 10:00 am

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

August