Senior Adult Activities


The Everett Senior Center (ESC) is a multi-purpose recreation center for adults over Age 50 located at 702 Burchfield Street in Everett Park in Maryville.  Office hours are Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM and Friday 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM.  The center publishes a bi-monthly newsletter/calendar of activities, which is included in the annual membership fee of $15.00 per year for an individual or $25.00 per year per couple.  A printable brochure and our current newsletter is available below for your convenience.  For more information you may call us at 983-9422.

The Center's Inclement Weather Policy: If area Schools are closed due to bad weather, the center will attempt to open at 10:00 AM; please call to confirm staff has arrived.  If schools are out on holiday and road conditions are dangerous, please check with us before coming. This is in effect for everyone's safety. Call 983-9422 


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Newsletter Nov_Dec 14.pdf



Mid-Week Music Program

 

AARP Meeting



Oil Painting Class



ESC Class Schedule:


Art 

Art Classes consist of 6 sessions

Cost: $60.00/Center Members, $75.00/Non-members

Oil Painting with Barbara Goddard - Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - Noon, Jan. 28 - Mar. 11 (NO class Feb. 18)

Watercolor Painting with Penny Reasor on Mondays, 9:30 a.m. - Noon, Jan. 26 - Mar. 9 (NO class Feb. 16)

Craft Classes



Scrapbooking Table Time

Work on your own Scrapbooking and Paper Craft projects – Mondays, 9:00 AM – 3:45 PM. Cost: $2.00/members $5.00/non-members, per person per day. Tables/chairs are already set up no moving or bringing your own!  Electric and WiFi is available.  Non-members can prepay $20.00 for 4 sessions and get a 5th free!  Call 983-9422 for more information. 



Double Deck Partnership Pinochle Class

If you would like to learn the game or just want to brush up on the game this is your opportunity.   Class TBD Spring 2015  Please call 983-9422 to register.  Instructor is Frank Genova.


Arthritis Exercise

TBD for Spring


Basic Zumba Evening Class

TBD for 2015

Tone, Stretch and Balance

Class meets each Tuesday, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. 
Cost is $45.00 every 2 months or $5.00 per session - paid directly to instructor - Drop-ins welcome!

Join the fun! Certified instructor Kay shares a great yoga workout for seniors.  If you would like to improve your fitness and stamina this class is the one for you!  This ongoing class will provide an opportunity to increase flexibility, balance, strength, and range of motion using seated and standing yoga positions. Give the next class a try! 


One-on-One Computer Assistance for Laptops

By appointment only with Bo Harding. Call the center at 983-9422 and schedule two 1-hour sessions. Cost is $30.00.


AARP Driver Safety Course

TBD in 2015


Bidding Basics II Class

Wednesdays, Jan. 14 - Feb. 25 (NO Class Feb. 17)  at 1:00 - 3:30 p.m. For those who have played bridge before -- at any time.  Standard American System.  Pre-registration/payment is required as seats are limited.  *If you've never played bridge but would like to learn please call the center at 983-9422 and leave your name and number for the next class.  Next class offering will be announced based on interest.




Travel

Day Trips

**Cancellation Policy: We are very sorry but due to the pre-pay requirements of the travel service and the center, refunds are not possible less than 2 weeks prior to trip date.

Next trip coming in April 2015 - Stay Tuned!






Membership Benefits!

Recreational Activities

  • Recreational art group meets each Monday.
  • The first Thursday of each month enjoy Potluck and Bingo which starts promptly at 11:30 AM, bring your favorite dish to share.
  • AARP Blount County Chapter #2296 meets monthly on the 4th Tuesday at Noon with meeting and light luncheon.
  • Quilt/Craft Group meets each Tuesday, 12:00-3:30 PM.
  • Wii Bowling - Leagues bowl each Monday at various times - LEAGUE RESUMES IN January after Holiday break.
  • Scrabble every Wednesday from 9:30 AM - Noon
  • Mexican Train & Chicken Foot Dominoes every Friday from 9:30 AM - Noon
  • Bunco meets monthly on the 3rd Thursday at 1:00 PM
  • Billiard Room open daily.

Dancing

  • Ballroom Dancing meets every Wednesday - Free group lesson starts at 1:00-2:00 PM with more dancing after the lesson to music on CD from 2:00-3:00 PM (partner not required - casual dress)
  • Band Dances are held the 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays of each month, 7:00-9:00 PM (Pay at the door).
 

Card and Miscellaneous Games

Our card groups can always use new players - don't hesitate to drop by!

  • SEEKING NEW PLAYERS! Partnership Pinochle (Double deck) "Cutthroat" style all day every Tuesday and Thursday - drop in and play anytime during the day (starts at approximately 8:30 AM).
  • Hand and Foot every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 AM
  • Tuesday Party Bridge every Tuesday at 9:30 AM
  • Canasta every 2nd and 4th Thursday at 9:30 AM
  • Duplicate Bridge Monday, Wednesday & Friday beginning at 10:00 AM, must have partner, call 983-9422 for more information
  • Rummikub every Thursday 1:00-3:30 PM - a tile game for 2, 3 or 4 players at a time.

Musicians and Singers are here, AUDIENCE Wanted!!!

Join us for "Mid-Week Music" every second Wednesday for this monthly event for singers and musicians with acoustic instruments. Check-in at 9:30 AM with performances to begin at 10:00-11:30 AM. Our MC is Ed Harper of BMH Senior Services, assisted by Beverly Sherrod. Enjoy a free musical showcase featuring local hidden talent from right here in East Tennessee! This event is sponsored by BMH and Everett Senior Center.