Submitted by Karen Gunderson, SVSSP President

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

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

DANCE CLUB:  Wednesday, January 23, 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. Drivers needed. Call 715-778-5800.

STRONG BODIES FITNESS SESSIONS: The new series starts on January 8 and runs through March 28 @ 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., every Tuesday & Thursday @ SV Village Hall/Community Room. It will be conducted by a group of trained instructors from Spring Valley Seniors Staying  Put. This is a fitness series developed by a physician, designed for 55+, focusing on overall strengthening, balancing activities, uses various weights, is adaptive to varying abilities. Pre-registration is required. For questions answered, to register, and to schedule an assessment, call  715-778-5800 BEFORE the first week of January. This program is co-sponsored by Pierce County ADRC.

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: To schedule a personal appointment (at the Staying Put office) for help on your electronic device, call 715-778-5800.

MEMORY CAFÉ: A social get-together for older adults. Held Tuesdays, January 8 and 22, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, S520 Church Ave., Spring Valley, WI 54767. 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 call 715-778-5800.