Golden Opportunities

Spring 2017

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

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10 | Register for recreation programs online at Special Events Bunko Tuesday We've started a fun game. Bunko is a dice game that's easy to learn. If you can roll dice and count, then you can play. You change tables, so you will meet new people each round. We will play 12 rounds and there will be prizes for the most Bunko's and most wins. Tue Apr 4, May 2, June 6 10:00–11:00am A Mariners Season Luncheon The bats are hot from spring training and we are going to have a winning season. Join us for some peanuts and batting practice. Whoever hits the most home runs will be the winner of a gift card. Lunch and dessert to follow this fun event. Wed Apr 5 11:15 Contest / 11:30 Lunch A $5.00 (donation 60 and over) $10.00 (charge under 60) Bingo Thanks to Sylvester Cugini, who is funding this program in memory of his mother Emma, you can once again play bingo with us and win prize. A big thank you to our volunteers Gene Hill, Diana and Ron Duppenthaler. Thur Apr 6, May 4, June 1 1:00–3:00pm LMTG Tax Aide Program This is an excellent program spon- sored by AARP and uses trained volunteers to assist with tax returns. Senior are asked to bring in last year's tax return. All tax forms will be electronic fill- ing only (E-file). Call 425.430.6633 to make an appointment. Thursday April 6, April 13 By Appt Thursday Afternoon Dance Thursday Af ternoon Dances are held every Thursday afternoon. Thursdays, 1:00–3:00pm Bonnie Birch April 6, April 20, May 4, June 1, June 29 Bill Bennett April 13, April 27, May 11, May 25, June 8, June 22 CD May 18, June 15 A $2 Bean Bag Baseball Come out of the rain and cold to play some Bean Bag Baseball. We pick dif ferent teams each time. You'll meet new friends while rooting for your team. Meet us in the auditorium. We play every Friday. Fridays 10:00–11:00am A Spring Luncheon The bunnies are out running all over the RSAC hiding eggs for our hunt. Golden eggs are worth a $10.00 gift card to Fred Meyer and chocolate is in all the other eggs. Join us for some fun and laughter. A wonderful lunch and dessert will make it a great day. Sponsored by GenCare of Renton–The Lodge. Wed Apr 12 11:15 Hunt / 11:30 Lunch A $5.00 (donation 60 and over) $10.00 (charge under 60) Seattle Banjo Club Come by and listen to music that you can no longer find on the radio. Join in and sing along to your old time favorites, Five Foot Two; Bill Bailey; California, Here I Come; and the Beer Barrel Polka! Enjoy the music and stay for lunch. Tue Apr 18, May 16, June 20 10am–12pm A Regional Reduced Fare Permit / ORCA If you are 65 years or older, you can pur- chase a Regional Reduced Fare Permit. If you want to update to the ORCA card, please bring your Regional Reduced Fare Permit. Tue Apr 18, June 20 11:00am–12:00pm SS $3 PRESENTATION: Blood Pressure 101 We all know that blood pressure is important but do you know what the numbers mean and why they are important? Join Iora Primary Care to learn the basics of blood pressure and how to self-manage. Register at the front desk for this presentation. Mon April 24 9:30–10:30am SMTG Mother's Day Luncheon It's the gals' day today. We are having a poker walk. You will go to five differ- ent tables and pick a card and receive a gift, then bring all your cards to the head table and we'll see who has the best poker hand. The woman with the best hand will win a $10.00 gift card to Fred Meyer. Sponsored by GenCare of Renton–The Lodge. Fri May 5 11:15 Contest / 11:30 Lunch A $5.00 (donation 60 and over) $10.00 (charge under 60) PRESENTATION: Diabetes 101 Diabetes is a serious and highly manageable condition. Learn about the best ways to successfully manage your diabetes. Join Iora Primary Care to talk about the basics of diabetes, how to raise and lower your blood sugar naturally, as well as how stress can impact your diabetes. Register at the front desk for this presentation. Mon May 8 9:30–11:00am SMTG Senior Stage Revue Back by popular demand the show of the century!! RSAC seniors will be singing, dancing and entertaining everyone. Join us because this show is always full of fun and laughter. We will have a matinee and an evening show. Tickets are required and will be available beginning April 14. Thur May 11 1:00pm Fri May 12 7:00pm Carco Theatre $3 PRESENTATION: AARP Living Longer, Living Smarter Planning your future and prepar- ing your family for challenges that come with aging is smart to do and a gift to your loved ones. This presentation will provide you with tools, resources and information to help you make choices around the lifestyle you want now and as you age. Issues concerning your home, community, health and how to pay for long term care are covered. Take the first step with your planning and join us. Our speaker will be Christine Jackson from Banker Life and Casualty Company/AARP. Register at front desk. Tue May 16 12:30–2:30pm SMTG

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