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Southshore Center Events and Activities

 

 

Classes and Programs

Register for all classes by calling the community center, 952.474.7635.

55+ Fitness Class
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 8:15 am (No classes in March)
$5 per session (discount packages available)
Exercise classes for the active Baby Boomers! You can improve your aerobic power, lower body endurance, strength, flexibility and balance. It's a fitness class that feels like a party!

Zumba
Mondays at 6:30 pm; $7 pre-register, $10 drop in
Get fit in this Latin inspired dance fitness class. No experience necessary. A discount punch card is available at class. Register in class.

Senior Tai Chi
Session 2: Mondays, February 16-March 23, $48
Instructor Ron Erdman-Luntz has been teaching seniors Tai Chi for over 25 years. Studies show that Tai Chi enhances the quality of life for seniors by improving balance, gracing us greater ease of movement and range of motion, and reducing stress. Give it a try!


 

Art and Garden for Everyone

Register for classes online!

Weekly Quilt Group

Every Wednesday from 9-11 am
Call Linda, 952.475.1430, for more information , or just stop by to lend a hand and learn a thing or two!

Beading

Every Tuesday, 1 pm, No registration necessary
Bring beads for group beading if you have experience! Come and learn and use our beads if you have little or no beading experience! This social beading experience is fun and there is plenty of room to spread out and design. For more information contact Linda at 952.475.1430.

 

 

55+ Activities

You do not have to be a member of Southshore Senior Partners or a resident of Shorewood to participate in activities.

Lifeline Screening

Saturday, February 7, by appointment 8:30am-5 pm
Get any vascular screening for just $60 or all 5 screenings for only $149. Call 1.877.792.8480 for more information or to schedule a screening.

AAA Driver Improvement Refresher Course

Friday, March 13, 9am-1pm
If you are 55 or older, this course will save you 10% on your auto insurace for 3 years. There are no written tests. This session is for those who have already completed the full 8 hour course and need to renew. To register and get fee information call 1.888.234.1294, or go to www.mnsafetycenter.org.

Happy Feet

Third Mondays by appointment
Enjoy a foot massage & foot care with ‘Happy Feet’! Happy Feet is featured at the Southshore Community Center the third Monday of each month. Call 763-560-5136 for an appointment.

Senior Tai Chi

Mondays, February 16-March 23, $48
Instructor Ron Erdman-Luntz has been teaching seniors Tai Chi for over 25 years. Studies show that Tai Chi enhances the quality of life for seniors by improving balance, gracing us greater ease of movement and range of motion, and reducing stress. Give it a try!

Weekly Classes

Dance Fitness (No classes in March)
Mon - Wed - Fri
8:15 - 9:15am; $4 per class

Woodcarvers
Tuesdays, 9:30am

Card Makers
Tuesdays, 9am

Cards/Games

Mahjong - Wednesdays, 1 pm

Bridge - Thursdays, 1 pm

Bingo - Fridays, 12:30 pm

Senior Partners Memberships

Those 55 and over may support community programming and the community center with a membership to Southshore Senior Partners. Membership options: $25 for single $40 for dual. Any age may offer support with advanced giving levels: $50 supporting level; $100 sustaining member. Members get a newsletter, reduced price lunches, discounts on some classes and trips. For information, contact the center at 952.474.7635

Community Events

Register online for all classes and events!

Don't miss all of the Art classes under the Art tab!

Computer Workshop

Tuesday, May 12, 1-2pm or 2-3pm
Members: Free & Non-Members: $2

Bring your laptop, iPad or iPhone. Rebeca Hanrahan will help you get the most out of our devices. Create a binder to help you remember what you learn! Call the Center at 952.474.7635 to sign up.

Southshore Book Club

No required reading!  Bring a list of the books you have read recently and be prepared to let the group know a bit about the book and why you liked it, or maybe didn't like it.
This is a great way to find out what others are reading and you might just find your next great read.
May 14th at 1:00 to 3:00pm
Call 952-474-7635 to sign up

Learn To Play Mahjong

This class is for beginners or those who wish to brush up on their game Cost is free for members and $2.00 a session for nonmembers.  You can sign up for any or all of the sessions. Monday May 11th and 18th and June 1st and 8th from 1:00 to 2:30 Call the center to sign up at 952-474-7635.

Man and Lake - Human Impact upon Lake Minnetonka

Join us at the SouthShore Center for a program and lunch featuring local historian Scott McGinnis.
Tuesday June 16th at 11:00.
Cost for program and lunch is $5:00 for members and $7.00 for non members.
Please call the center at 952-474-7635 to reserve your spot.  This is not to be missed!