Submitted by Karen Gunderson, SVSSP President

SPRING VALLEY, WI – Here are the Spring Valley Seniors Staying Put (SVSSP) events for AUGUST:

SENIORS LUNCH: Every week Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Sneakers.

CRAFT CIRCLE: Monday, August 6 @ 3:00 p.m. Meet at the Staying Put office, S312 McKay St., for time to socialize and work on fun craft projects. Call for a reservation 715-778-5800.

DANCE CLUB: Wednesday, August 28. 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Moose Lodge in Menomonie ($5/person cover charge). Live entertainment. Lots of fun! Call 715-778-5800 for updates and for a ride.  Also, call if you can be a driver.

WALKING CLUB: Call 715-778-5800 to set up a walking time, or to get the contact information for other walkers.

GENTLE CHAIR FITNESS: Final Session, Monday August 6. 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church. A relaxed and casual way to try out and learn low-intensity stretches and movements, all without leaving your seat! Learn different exercises from yoga and tai chi as well as breathing exercises. Call 715-778-5800.

STRONG BODIES FITNESS SESSIONS - INFORMATIONAL MEETING: Tuesday, August 14 @ 6:00 p.m. at Spring Valley Seniors Staying Put office (S312 McKay Ave. Spring Valley). Fitness sessions (strengthening exercises, balance activities, use of weights, adaptable to varying abilities) will begin September 11 and run through November 29 – Tuesday & Thursday each week. Fees will apply. Pre-registration is required. Call 715-778-5800.

BOOKS-to-GO CLUB: Volunteers will deliver a basket of books or movies to you for your reading/watching pleasure. For more information call SV Library 715-778-4590 or Staying Put office 715-778-5800.

TECH WORKSHOP: One-on-one smartphone and tablet sessions ….. Must call for appointment, 715-778-5800.

MEMORY CAFÉ: A social get-together for older adults. Tuesdays: August 14 and 28. Anyone with memory loss is invited to attend with a friend or companion. Have fun and share stories. Enjoy coffee or tea and treats. From 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, S520 Church Ave., Spring Valley, WI 54767. For information call 715-778-5800.