Classes & Activities

 CLASSES

  • 6-week local history class sessions with Bob Jackman - Cost $25 for 6 weeks.  Next class topic for SEPTEMBER:  Scituate Architecture West of 3A.  AM Session meets at 10:00 AM-11:30 AM; PM Session meets at 1:00 PM-2:30 PM.  Please call the Senior Center to register in advance. Space is limited!  781-545-8722.
  • Watercolor Painting & Drawing w/Judy Rossman - Next session begins September 14 - October 19 at 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM.  For beginners as well as intermediate/advanced students who wish to work independently with instruction as needed.  Emphasis on developing effective observational skills - to see like an artist - with concentration on exercises to strengthen understanding & use of composition, light value, line and texture.  Cost $65 for 6 weeks.
  • iPAD, iPhone or Laptop Classes with instructor Katy Mayo as scheduled - see newsletter for dates.  Would you like to learn to use the iPad in a class setting with peers and a knowledgeable instructor?  Please call 781-545-8722 to find out more and to sign up in advance.  Cost $15 per class.
    Introduction to iPad—Sept 23 @ 9:30-11:00 am  
    Intermediate iPad—Oct 14 @ 9:30-11:00am                                                                                                     
  • Conversational Spanish with Kathleen.  Cost $5/week.  Beginner session may be available in November.  Please inquire if interested. 

 EXERCISE

  • Balance for Life with Sue—Monday & Thursday @ 11AM.  Please pre-register.  This class is often filled to capacity.  Cost $5
  • Lift Your Spirits with Sue—Mondays @ 12:30 PM; Wednesday @ 11 AM; ALSO, Friday at 11:00 AM re-instated.  Please pre-register.  This class is often filled to capacity.  Cost $5
  • Essentrics with Barbara—ON HOLD; We hope she'll be back soon!
  • Line Dancing with Jean—Tuesdays @ 11:00 AM.  Cost $5.  Learn popular line dances to a variety of music and get your exercise at the same time!  Cost $5.
  • Tai Chi for Healthy Aging & Qi Gong with Sandra—Tuesdays at 1:30-2:30 PM in Lawson Tower Fitness Room;. $4. 
  • Floor Yoga with Anne—Mondays @ 8:30 AM in the Lawson Tower Fitness Room. $10;
  • Chair Yoga with Anne—Mondays @ 9:45 AM in the Lawson Tower Fitness Room. $5
  • Floor Yoga with Elizabeth—Wednesday & Friday @ 8:30 AM in the Lawson Tower Fitness Room. $10
  • Chair Yoga with Elizabeth—Wednesday & Friday @ 9:45 AM in the Lawson Tower Fitness Room. $5
  • Zumba Gold with Justine—Monday & Wednesday @ 2:00 PM. $5
  • PM Yoga Flow with Rena—Monday @ 4:30 PM. $5
  • Joyful Movement with Rena- Wednesday & Thursday @ 12:15 PM . $5
  • Arthritis Conditioning with Neil—Tuesday @ 3:00 PM. $4

Please pre-register as some classes may be limited.

ACTIVITIES

  • Art Appreciation Series/Art for Your Mind   Our popular "Art for Your Mind" monthly presentations by local art historian Jill Sanford are scheduled for the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 11 AM.  This program was originally sponsored by the Scituate Education Foundation for our first year and will now be funded by the generosity of the family of Joanne Papandrea, our longtime art instructor, patron and friend, in her memory.  Please pre-register online or with the Front Desk so that we set up enough chairs!  Upcoming topics are as follows and will continue through December.
    • September 14 — Early American Art - Revolutionary Images
    • October 12 — Early American Art - Everyday Life
  • Expressive Writing   Mondays @ 11:00 AM  NO FEE!  Facilitator Liz Ennis and students keep coming back for another session of this fulfilling expressive writing class.  No writing experience necessary.  We don’t care about grammar!  Why not try this activity to encourage expression!  Sharing, storytelling and connection in a casual and welcoming environment. Great activity for cultivating mindfulness, gratitude and joy! Will be held at the Scituate Senior Center in the Humarock Room. Space limited. Sign up!

  • Card Making  Join local card maker,  Beth McGaw and learn how to make beautiful homemade cards with fabric.  Monthly on 1st Thursday, 10 AM - 12, Cost $5.
    SEPT 1—Cats! (domesticated & wild); OCT 6—Halloween (bats, pumpkins and black cats!) Please register. 

  • Friday Flix   Every Friday @ 12:30 PM.  Surround Sound, English Subtitles, Large Screen TV.   Popcorn usually available.  Award Winning Movies!  Get out, bring a friend, or make a friend and enjoy a good MOVIE!  Stop by to get details on each movie.  

    Sept 2 - Dave (1993)
    Sept 9 - Downton Abbey
    Sept.16 - Roman Holidays (1953)
    Sept 23 - tick, tick … Boom (2021)
    Sept 30 - Green Book (2018)
    Oct 7 - Good Will Hunting (1997)
  • Oct 14- Death at a Funeral (2007)
  • Oct 21- The Descendants (2011)
  • Oct 28- Hocus Pocus (2022) 
  • Hand & Foot Cards   Mondays @ 1:00 PM in the Satuit Game Room   

  • Indoor Pickleball    Wednesdays @ 5:00-7:00 PM at Jenkins Elementary School; Fridays @ 11:00 AM-1:00 PM at the Recreation/Veterans Memorial Gymnasium.  

  • Mah Jong   Play begins at 10:00 on Thursdays in the Satuit Game Room for players of all levels.

Beginning Mah Jong   Instruction for Beginners before the group begins at 9:15 AM with Janet.

  • Knitting Group   Thursdays 1:00PM  
  • No Rules Book Club - Next Meeting: Thursday, September 22 – 2 books:  Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan and Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah.  Please contact Nancy Harris directly if you want book suggestions, 781-254-5060.  
  • Scrabble- Wednesdays 1:00PM 

  • Men's Breakfast –  @ 9AM first Tuesday of the month

Register for Classes & Activities through MyActiveCenter:

If you have been issued a MySeniorCenter Key Tag from the senior center, MyActiveCenter is for you. (If you would like to receive a key tag, call the Senior Center or let a staff member know next time you are in the Senior Center.)

To activate your account, click on this link https://myactivecenter.com/#signup

From there you'll be asked to select your local center and type in your MySeniorCenter Key Tag number and home phone number.

Once you've activated your account, you can join groups and enroll in activities at that center online.

When you enroll in an activity, it appears on your My Activities page.

If you and your spouse share an e-mail address, you can add them to your account from the My Account page.