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Senior Activities

Senior Activities are held at the Percy Bakker Community Center, 9333 'E' Avenue (map below).

Fitness and Fun Exercise Program

Elderly men and women doing Fitness and Fun Exercise Program

A workout for men and women to stay fit and increase strength and endurance while relieving stress in a friendly, social atmosphere. The class includes low-impact exercises, line dances, latin moves, waltzes, step, strength training, and flexibility with equipment provided, all performed to each person’s individual ability level. Music includes Big Band to Ballroom, Latin to Country, Belafonte to Beyonce.

Instructor is National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified; CPR and First Aid Certified.

DAYS & TIMES:
Mondays & Fridays 9:00 to 10:00 a.m..
FEE: $21.00 per month (payments are currently online only)

Click Here to Register ONLINE for Fitness and Fun!


Pinochle

Every Wednesday seniors are invited to enjoy the fun of Pinochle.

DAY: Wednesday
TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
FEE: Free


Pool Tables (2) 

DAYS/TIME: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


Quilt Guild

Desert Winds Quilt Guild meets the first Tuesday of each month. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Come and learn how to make a quilt or teach others. Each meeting has lessons, a raffle, food, fun, and fellowship for all!


Garden Club

The Hesperia Garden Club is devoted to the development of all phases of gardening of fruits, vegetables, trees, and flowers. We are involved in the betterment and beautification of the community and the exchange of information and ideas with fellow gardeners. The Hesperia Garden Club has many activities scheduled throughout the year such as the Home and Garden Show, field trips, and presentations at our club meetings. Please join us for a meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of each month (except July/August) at 1:00 p.m.


Weekday Lunch

Barstow Senior Meals serves lunches for a voluntary donation of $3.00 for 60 years of age and over and a voluntary donation of $7.50 for 59 years of age and under. Meals are served Monday through Friday at 11:15 a.m. excluding the following holidays: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving (including the following Friday), Christmas, and New Year's Day.

Contact Barstow Senior Meals at (760) 256-5023 with any questions.

May 2022 Senior Nutrition Calendar. Partial funding for this service has been provided by the county of S.B. DAAS through a grant award from the CA Department of Aging. Every meal is served with 1% low-fat milk, Monday, May 2nd; beef patty with gravy, scalloped potatoes, corn, three bean salad, cornbread, raspberry yogurt parfait. Tuesday, May 3rd; baked chicken, rice, broccoli, garden salad, wheat roll, apple. Wednesday, May 4th; pork roast, mashed potatoes, carrots, garden salad, wheat roll, strawberry shortcake. Thursday, May 5th; meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, mixed vegetables, wheat roll, peaches. Friday, May 6th; tuna casserole, broccoli, Caesar salad, wheat roll, fruit cocktail. Monday, May 9th; beef stroganoff, peas and carrots, garden salad, wheat roll, pears. Tuesday, May 10th; cheese raviolis, zucchini, spinach salad, garlic cheese sticks, mixed fruit. Wednesday, May 11th; pot roast, mashed potatoes, Brussel sprouts, garden salad, wheat roll, banana pudding. Thursday, May 12th; scrambled egg, chicken fried potatoes, sausage, wheat toast, cantaloupe. Friday, May 13th; chili mac, broccoli salad, wheat roll, apple pie. Monday, May 16th; chicken fried streak, mashed potatoes with gravy, creamed corn, wheat roll, orange. Tuesday, May 17th; sweet and sour pork, brown rice, broccoli, carrot and raisin salad, peaches. Wednesday, May 18th; baked chicken, brown rice, cauliflower with cheese, wheat roll, pears. Thursday, May 19th; chicken enchilada, rice, beans, roasted corn, apple. Friday, May 20th; baked fish, scalloped potatoes, spinach, wheat roll, mandarin orange. Monday, May 23rd; chicken parmesan, green salad, garlic toast, orange. Tuesday, May 24th; pork roast, mashed potatoes with gravy, carrots, wheat roll, peach cobbler. Thursday, MAY 26th; Fettuccini Alfredo with chicken, California blend, green salad, wheat roll, peaches. Friday, May 27th; meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, corn, wheat roll, mandarin oranges. Monday, May 30th; Closed Memorial Day. Tuesday, May 31st; pot roast, mashed potatoes, carrots, green salad, wheat roll, raspberry yogurt parfait. Lunch served 11:30-12:30. Phone: (760) 256-9111. Fax: (760) 256-5004.
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Quilts of Valor

The Victor Valley QOV meets every second Wednesday of each month, from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm.  the mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor.  For more information please visit www.qovf.org.

Two women beside soldier who has just received a quilt of valor quilt

 

Bingo Flyer; Bingo Join the Fun! Foremost Retirement Resort offers BINGO n Mondays from 4:00 to 9:00 pm at 8854 Orange Street, Hesperia. Call (760) 244-5579 for more information. Hesperia Leisure League offers BINGO on Tuesdays at 12:00 pm and Saturdays at 5:00 pm at 9122 Third Avenue, Hesperia. Call (760) 244-3223 for more information. Both are open to the public.

 

San Bernardino County's Senior Assistance Program

Are you familiar with San Bernardino County's Senior Assistance Program? Older adults can visit the webpage http://hss.sbcounty.gov/daas/resources/nutrition.aspx for information on services such as meal deliveries and groceries in San Bernardino County. Please call (909) 891-3810 for more information on meal deliveries and more. 💛