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Senior Moments 

May 1-15, 2016

 


Conversation Cafe





The upcoming topics for May are:
  • May 12: Harry Vanderlinder
  • May 19: Current Events
  • May 28: Pros and cons to retirement


55+ Hiking Series



Join IVGID Senior Programs every Tuesday, May 3rd - October 25, 2016 for guided hikes to beautiful Lake Tahoe locations. Meet at the Recreation Center Lobby. 


Days/Times: Tuesdays, 9:00am - 2:00pm* (some hikes require more time)
Fees: $13, $10 w/IVGID Pass


View our website for dates and specific locations


May Senior Trip


Wednesday, May 25th, 11:30am - 2:30pm - Thunderbird Lake Tahoe: Explore historic Thunderbird Lake Tahoe! Docent-guided tours take visitors on an hour and 15 minute walk through the stone mansion and grounds to reveal the mystery and legacy of the enigmatic George Whittell, Jr.

Legend springs to life as you discover the Lighthouse Room, Old Lodge, the servant’s quarters with original kitchen, as well as the 600’ underground tunnel leading to the cavernous Boathouse. In the Boathouse, see where the legendary wooden speedboat, Thunderbird, built for Whittell in 1939, once resided.

Fees: $56, $45 w/IVGID Pass (includes transportation & admission)



55+ Senior Transportation Program: Scheduled & On Demand


Catch a ride with the 55+ Senior Transportation Program! The suggested round-trip minimum donation per senior (55+) rider is $5.00.  All reservation requests can be made by contacting the Recreation Counter at (775) 832-1310 and require a minimum of 24 hours advance notice. 

Tuesdays
Reno - May 17, 31
Carson City - May 10, 24
Wednesdays
Local (IV/CB/KB) - May 11, 25
Truckee/Local - May 18


Digital Photography Club




**Please note that regular club meetings have moved from the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month to WEDNESDAYS, still 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm at Aspen Grove, 960 Lakeshore. Please bring recent photos, either digital or prints, to share and discuss with the group, and any questions you might have. Discussion led by Jim Markle. Dessert will be available for a suggested donation of $1.00. See you there!  

Upcoming May Meetings: WEDNESDAY, May 11 & 25

 

The Incline Village/Crystal Bay Veteran’s Club


The IV/CB Veterans Club monthly general membership meeting is Thursday, May 26th, from 12:00pm to 2:00pm.  Meet at the Chateau for lunch, camaraderie, and special guest speaker, Nic Danna, with a presentation about Veterans’ legal affairs.

The Club will host a Memorial Day Ceremony and Reception to honor fallen heroes on Friday May 27th, 4:00-7:00pm, at the Recreation Center. Join local Veterans for this special event. Wine and appetizers provided.
 

Summer Moonlight Hike w/ Wine & Cheese Social



 

 

Our first Summer Moonlight Hike of the season will be held Thursday, May 19th at 6:00pm. These moderate, 1-mile, paved road hikes to the Crystal Bay lookout are offered in collaboration between with the National Forest Service. Participants are encouraged to wear warm clothing and bring a flashlight.

Transportation, wine, cheese and snacks are provided. Sign up and enjoy the views, friends,
refreshments and fun! If you would like to participate, but are unable to hike either or both ways, you may ride the van either or both ways and enjoy the party!

 

Bowling Nights




IVGID Senior Programs wants YOU for some friendly competition at Bowl Incline! No experience necessary. Teams are randomly formed each week. Be prepared to have fun and get some exercise too!

Days: Wednesdays at Bowl Incline, 918 Southwood Blvd.
Dates: 5/18, 6/15, 7/13, 8/10, 9/14
Time: 4:00 - 6:00pm
Fees: $15, $12 w/IVGID Pass

For registration in any of our events or activities, please call (775) 832-1310 or visit the Recreation Center at 980 Incline Way.

To check up on all Senior Program activities, or for more information on news, an event or program, please visit our website:
https://www.yourtahoeplace.com/parks-recreation/programs/senior-programs
 
 
Group Fitness ScheduleClick here for the weekly class schedule!

Ski Beach is officially closed to dogs as of April 15th. Dogs are welcome to enjoy Ski Beach again October 15th!


 
Aqua Fitness Classes are a great way to stay active and fit through the winter or all year long! Check out a class today! Click here for a schedule!

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