Ravenna Township

3770 Blackmer Road, Ravenna Michigan 49451

APRIL SENIOR ACTIVITIES

 

April 3 @ 12:00-Luncheon at the Fire Station. Cost is $5. Please park in the back. To make reservations please call Peggy at 1(231)335-3280 by 6:00 on March 30.

 

April 9, 16, 23 & 30 (MONDAYS)  @ 9:00-EasyGoing EcoTrek Fitness Series.  Locations are on the calendar. See EASY GOING ECO TREK NOTE below for details.

 

April 6, 13, 20 & 27 (FRIDAYS) @ 10:45 at First Reformed Church.  Pioneer Resources’ Activities. See PIONEER RESOURCES NOTE below for details. Some activities have yet to be determined. SPACE IS LIMITED TO 30 PEOPLE.

 

April 10 @ 12:00-Luncheon at First Reformed Church. 60 and older donation accepted in a range of $3.50-$6.00. Bingo will be held prior to the luncheon. Reservations are encouraged by noon the day before. Contact AgeWell @ 231-577-4825.

 

MAY SENIOR ACTIVITIES

 

May 1 @ 12:00-Luncheon at the Fire Station. Cost is $5. Dennis Luce will be sharing on how to protect yourself from being scammed. Please park in the back.  To make reservations please call Peggy at 1(231)335-3280 by 6:00 on April 27.

 

May 7, 14, 21 (MONDAYS)  @ 9:00-EasyGoing EcoTrek Fitness Series. Locations are on the calendar. See EASY GOING ECO TREK NOTE below for details.

 

 

May 4, 11,18 & 25 (FRIDAYS) @ 10:45 at First Reformed Church.  Pioneer Resources’ Activities. See PIONEER RESOURCES NOTE below for details. May activities have yet to be determined. SPACE IS LIMITED TO 30 PEOPLE.

 

May 8 @ 12:00-Luncheon at First Reformed Church. 60 and older donation accepted in a range of $3.50-$6.00. Bingo will be held prior to the luncheon. Reservations are encouraged by noon the day before. Contact AgeWell @ 231-577-4825.

 

EASY GOING ECO TREK NOTE: Cost is $7/class or $25 for 5 classes (payment by cash/check due at time of session). Lisa is offering this outdoor (will be inside at Ravenna Baptist Church if the weather is inclement) fitness class with Seniors in mind. It will be tailored so each participant can succeed!  She specializes in working with the Senior population. Grab a friend and give it a try!  Call Peggy at 1(231)335-3280 if you have any questions.

 

PIONEER RESOURCES NOTE:  Pioneer Resources will be bringing a bus every Friday to pick up participants at Ravenna First Reformed Church, 3327 Mortimer St at 10:45am every Friday. These events are for Muskegon County residents 60 years or older. Transportation and event cost are covered (unless otherwise noted) with a suggested donation of $5.00 to sustain the program (if able). Call Monica Turnbull at Pioneer Resources for information & to RSVP. 231-220-2333. MORE EVENTS TO COME!!!!!

  • March 30-Northway Lanes (Bowling). Two games with shoe rental & soup with sandwich included. (Meat free to respect Lenten fast).
  • April 6-Muskegon Community College Carr-Fles Planetarium. Dawn of the Space Age-This incredibly accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first trips into space gives you the chance to become a first-hand observer to this exciting time in history, from the launch of Sputnik to the future of Mars exploration. BBQ sandwich with potato salad, baked beans, chips, beverage, dessert & show included.

 

 

NOTE: These programs are funded in part or whole through the Muskegon County Senior Millage, and may be supplemented by local funds. If you have any questions you can contact Damian Jarocki, Grants Manager, at 231-733-3893

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL ITEMS OF INTEREST

Monday, Love INC/God’s Closet, 11:00 am-2:00 pm @ Reformed Church.  Love INC has household items, personal care pantry.  God’s Closet provides free clothing to those in need.  Donations welcome.

Monday, April 9 & May 14, Quilters,10:00 am-3:00 pm. @ the Reformed Church. Contact Shirley @ (616)675-4277

Monday, April 23, Little Dresses ,10:00 am-3:00 pm @ the Reformed Church. They sew dresses to send to countries in need.  Contact Shirley @ (616)675-4277.

Wednesday, Ravenna Foods offers a 5% senior discount

Wednesday (every), Sewing Group, 9:00 @ United Methodist Church. Bring a project you are working on or come help with the current project.  Contact Cindy @ 231-853-6721or Sue @ 231-329-0939.

Thursday, God’s Closet, 4:00 pm-7:00 pm @ Reformed Church.

Thursday, TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6:30-7:30 @ Reformed Church.  Contact Diane M @231-853-2470.

Friday, Technology Tutoring, 9:00 am-5:00 pm BY APPOINTMENT. Call 231-853-6975 to schedule.  THIS IS FREE!

 

CROCHET CRAFT CLUB, Ravenna Library @ 5:30 pm. Join a group of experienced crocheting individuals, or learn the craft yourself from someone more experiences. Not into crocheting? Then bring whatever craft from home you are working on and enjoy the friendship circle. Materials not provided-so bring whatever you need. DATES: MONDAY, APRIL 30 & WEDNESDAY, MAY 30.