Golden Opportunities

Spring 2017

City of Renton Programs, Events, Fitness, and Fun for Everyone!

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For more information, call the Renton Senior Activity Center at 425-430-6633 | 7 Ballroom Dance Join the fun and move from observer to participant! Learn how to dance to rhy thms of past and present music. Acquire the know-how in leading/follow- ing and get the beat in all the Ballroom, Swing and Latin dances to prepare you for special dance functions, parties, wed- dings, cruises, etc. Learning to do the moves and steps with ease and style will be time well spent. Classes are taught by YuSan Gartz. 59250 Mon April 3–24 2:10–3:10pm 59251 Mon May 1–22 2:10–3:10pm A $20R / $24NR Beginning Belly Dance for Fun and Exercise Want to learn how to belly dance, laugh, and get a little sweaty? Just do it for the fun and exercise! Come join the class, Saroya loves to teach! No class April 21. 59735 Fri April 7–May 5 2:15–3:00pm LMTG $18R / $22NR 59249 Fri May 19–June 30 2:15–3:00pm LMTG $30R / $36NR Performance Belly Dance This is a performing group open to expe- rienced Belly Dancers. Choreography, new steps and routines with various implements will be taught. Precision, flair and elegance will take your dancing to a whole new level. 59247 Fri April 7–May 5 1:00–2:15pm LMTG $20R / $24NR 59248 Fri May 19–June 30 1:00–2:15pm LMTG $35R / $42NR Beginning Line Dance Develop fleet feet, a positive mind and better balance with popular non-partner dances. Connect words, steps and music from country western to ballroom. No class May 2. 59028 Tue April 25–May 30 2:15–3:15pm LMTG $20R / $24NR High Beginner / Improver Line Dance After learning the basics, move on to simple, joyful dances with a variety of music from waltzes to Latins to foot- stompin' country westerns. No class on May 2. 59029 Tue April 25–May 30 3:15–4:15pm LMTG $20R / $24NR Beginning Tap Dance Tap dancing is a fun style of dance that everyone can learn, regard- less of previous dance experience. Tap contributes to increased cardiovascular conditions, strength, flexibility and coor- dination. It builds strength in the legs and feet in addition to increasing flexibil- ity in the hips, knees and ankles, while developing a sense of rhythm and timing. This class is for the novice, true beginner tap dancer. Join instructor Darlene Jones in a fun form of dance that is more than just exercise. Instruction is free but please register at the Recreation Desk (with Kathie). No class on May 29. Mondays 9:30–10:15am CR Advanced Tap Dance Learn new dance routines and perfect the ones you've already learned with instructor Darlene Jones. This group per- forms for outside organizations as well. No class on May 29. Mondays 10:30–11:30am CR $3 Darts Have some free time and want to improve your eye-hand coordina- tion? We now have an e le c tronic dartboard upstairs in the Small Meeting Room for you to enjoy…check it out! Wednesdays 12:30–4:30pm SMTG Doubles Pool Tournament To par ticipate in the April Doubles Tournament, please register and pay the fee by April 24. To participate in the June Doubles Tournament, please regis- ter and pay the fee by Monday, June 26. Thursday April 27, June 29 9:30am PR $5 Congratulations to Jim VandenBerg, our 2016 RSAC Pool Champion! Second place finisher was Bill Clapp and finishing in third place was David Rystrom. Congratulations gentlemen! Nintendo Wii To truly understand how Wii has revolutionized gaming, you have to experience it yourself! Quite simply, Wii is for everyone. Let us show you what this craze is all about and enjoy bowling without wearing bowling shoes! Tuesdays 9:00–11:00am LL Pickleball If you haven't tried pickle- ball yet, you don't know what you are missing! It is a cross between badminton, tennis and ping pong, very easy to learn and lots of fun. It is widely popular in the 50+ communities so come on down and join the craze! Wednesdays 5:30–7:30pm A Ping Pong We recently purchased a ping pong table complete with paddles and balls and are available for play on Wednesdays. Ping pong has had resurgence in popularity so grab a friend or come alone and enjoy a fun game of ping pong! Wednesdays 12:30–8:30pm SMTG Sports Dance

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