Programs


Fun Programs, Classes, Trips, and Adventures

The Gibson Center has developed a HUGE menu of programs for seniors of all abilities and interest levels. Much of what we do has come directly from your suggestions, so keep them coming!


ONGOING PROGRAMS

  • “Gibson Game Day” – Wednesdays 12:30-3:00 PM – Play bridge, cribbage, scrabble, checkers, canasta, cards, monopoly, friendly poker, and have fun while meeting new friends! 
  • “Wii” – Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 AM & 12:30-1:30 PM
  • “FUNDAY”- Monday and Thursday after lunch, games, crafts, music…
  • Belly Dancing Class – Thursdays at 9am. See Calendar for details.
  • Chair Exercises” -Mondays & Thursdays 10:30 AM see calendar
  • “Strength, Balance & Stretch” exercise program – Tuesdays & Fridays 10-11 AM in the Activity Room. *ALL PARTICIPANTS ARE REQUIRED TO SIGN WAIVERS*
    • Autumn Session September 5-December 1
  • Tai Ji Quan, Moving for Better Balance, Monday and Thursday afternoons
  • Summer Session, YOGA with Dixi, Tuesdays at 12:30PM
  • Care for the Caregiver, Wednesdays 12:30-2:30pm

 

Check the Calendar section for updates on all Ongoing Programs


DAY TRIPS

Look for trips listed in green on our calendar page.

Day Trips are now listed at the bottom of a page devoted to Trips Day Trips

Please sign up for trips as soon as possible, we often need to make reservations weeks in advance.


UPCOMING OVERNIGHT TRIPS

Long distance trips are now located on a page devoted to Trips Overnight Trips

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

  • “Care for the Caregivers ” – A peer support group for caregivers that meets at the Gibson Center Wednesdays, 12:30-2:30 pm.  This program is sponsored by The Gibson Center and Visiting Nurse Service of Northern Carroll County.  For more information call Jill Reynolds at The Gibson Center at (603)356-3231. See Calendar for dates.

ADVENTURES AND FUN TRIPS

We take advantage of the attractions and events nearby. Past trips include: Portland SeaDog’s baseball, Lupine trips to Sugar Hill, State House tours, summit trips to Mt. Washington, whale watching, Boston Flower Show and …well, you get the idea. call Jill Reynolds at The Gibson Center at (603)356-3231. See Calendar for dates.


This Weeks Activities

 

Wednesday August 9

Wii —10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30—Activity Room

Camp Waukeela—Board Bus—10AM

Game Day —12:30 PM—Activity Room

Caregiver with Dom —12:30PM—Social Room

Thursday, August 10

Computer 1:1 with Quentin—call 356-3231

Belly Dance Class—9 AM—Activity Room

Chair Exercise—10:30 AM—Activity Room

Crossword FunDay—12:30 PM—Activity Room

Don Quixote —Board Bus—2PM

Tai Ji Quan moving for better balance—4PM—Act Rm

Monday, August 14

Strength, Balance, & Stretch—9AM—Act Rm

Chair Exercise—10:30 AM—Activity Room

NO FunDay—12:30 PM— Act Rm

Tai Ji Quan moving for better balance—4PM—Act Rm

 

Tuesday, August 15

Lunch is also served at Silver Lake Landing—Noon

Slow Cooker Class—10AM—Activity Room

YOGA with Dixi—12:30PM—Activity Room

 

Wednesday August 16

Wii —10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30—Activity Room

Game Day —12:30 PM—Activity Room

Caregiver with Dom —12:30PM—Social Room

 

Thursday, August 17

Computer 1:1 with Quentin—call 356-3231

Belly Dance Class—9 AM—Activity Room

Chair Exercise—10:30 AM—Activity Room

NO FunDay—12:30 PM—Activity Room

Tai Ji Quan moving for better balance—4PM—Act Rm

Monday, August 21

Chair Exercise—10:30 AM—Activity Room

 Solar Eclipse Dance FunDay—12:30 PM— Act Rm

Tai Ji Quan moving for better balance—4PM—Act Rm

Tuesday, August 22

Lunch is also served at Silver Lake Landing—Noon

Slow Cooker Class—10AM—Activity Room

YOGA with Dixi—12:30PM—Activity Room

Wednesday August 23

Crescent Beach—9-5

Wii —10:30-11:30 & 12:30-1:30—Activity Room

Game Day —12:30 PM—Activity Room

Caring for the Caregiver—12:30PM—Social Room

Thursday, August 24

Computer 1:1 with Quentin—call 356-3231

Belly Dance Class—9 AM—Activity Room

Chair Exercise—10:30 AM—Activity Room

Art with Elaine FunDay—12:30 PM—Field Trip

Tai Ji Quan moving for better balance—4PM—Act Rm

Friday, August 25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


For complete information on ANY Gibson Center programs, please contact us and ask for Jill. Program information is regularly updated in the Calendar  section of the web site and can also be found in the “Gibson Gleanings” usually published in the weekend edition of the Conway Daily Sun.