Submitted by Karen Gunderson, SVSSP Volunteer

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

SENIORS LUNCH:  Every week Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM at Sneakers.  If you need a ride call 715-778-5800.

ARTS & CRAFT CIRCLE:  Monday, June 3rd from 3:00 PM–5:00 PM at the Staying Put office for a time of socialization and fun craft projects. Call for a reservation, or a ride: 715-778-5800.

DANCE CLUB:  Wednesday date in June to be determined. 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Moose Lodge in Menomonie ($5/person cover charge).  Live entertainment, lots of fun!  Call 715-778-5800 for updates or for a ride.  Drivers needed! Call 715-778-5800.

STRONG BODIES FITNESS SESSIONS:  New series began May 7 and runs through July 23 (NO CLASS JULY 4). There is still space available, can join anytime throughout a given series. This program is co-sponsored by the ADRC of Pierce County. Sessions to be held each Tuesday 9:30 AM–10:30 PM & Thursday 3:00 PM–4:00 PM at the Spring Valley Village Hall/Community Room. Certified instructors guide the fitness series, developed by a physician, designed for 55+ focusing on overall strengthening, balancing activities, use of various hand & leg weights, adaptive to varying abilities. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: call Staying Put at 715-778-5800.  

MARLENE DORAN CARD-MAKING CLUB:  Monday, June 17th, 4:00 – 5:00 PM at the Staying Put office. This idea was devised by volunteer Lily Palmer, named in memory of Marlene Doran, an avid card-maker/her supplies were donated. Cards are personally crafted by clients/sent by volunteers. CARD-MAKERS NEEDED!  For a ride, call Staying Put at 715-778-5800.

SUMMER SUNSHINERS CLUB:  Volunteer, Annamarie Casey, devised this concept and will coordinate clients & volunteers on various outdoor activities throughout the summer months (walks, nature hikes, picnics, etc.). First activity is Tuesday, June 4th, 3:00 PM for a 45-minute hike on the Red Cedar trail in Menomonie. Discussion will take place for subsequent activity preferences & locations.  For more detail, and to answer questions, call Staying Put at 715-778-5800.

BOOKS-to-GO/SV LIBRARY:  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 at 715-778-5800.

TECH WORKSHOP:  For personal help on your electronic device, call Staying Put office at 715-778-5800.

MEMORY CAFÉ:  Tuesday, June 11th and June 25th (2nd & 4th Tues. monthly). This is a social get-together for older adults held 10:00 AM-11:30 AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church, S520 Church Ave., Spring Valley. Anyone with memory loss is invited to attend with a friend or companion.  Have fun and share stories, enjoy coffee or tea and treats.  For information or a ride, call Staying Put at 715-778-5800.