Senior Ongoing Programs
Additional Information: Group meets the second Monday of each month.
|Feb. 10||Monday||10 a.m. - 4 p.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Classroom 2|
|Mar. 9||Monday||10 a.m. - 4 p.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Classroom 2|
|April 13||Monday||10 a.m. - 4 p.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Classroom 2|
Additional Information: Revolving pastors provide non-denominational devotions.
|Thursdays||10:15 -10:45 a.m.||Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Rec Center|
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
Additional Information: Keep track of your blood pressure with this FREE service offered 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Wednesday of each month.
|Wednesday||9:30 – 10 a.m.||Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Rec Center|
CARE GIVER SUPPORT GROUP
Additional Info: We all know taking care of a loved one can take a physical and emotional toll on a person, while also trying to take care of themselves. The support group will provide participants to have a little time for themselves, meet others and resources. The support group meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Please call to pre-register Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center-Senior Lounge
|50 & over||Wednesday, Feb. 19, Mar. 18, April 15||2 p.m.||Free, pre-register|
Additional Info: Blue Ridge Soundz will be offering monthly hearing screenings. For more information, please contact Tammy Caldwell (email@example.com) or Tina Snyder (firstname.lastname@example.org).
|18 & over||Second Tuesday of each month||9 a.m.||Free|
Additional Info: Helping Hands is a group of crafters coming together every week to make items for various needs in our community. Please feel free to join us for a fun afternoon of knitting, sewing or crocheting and connect with some new friends and make a difference in our community. For more information please contact Tammy Caldwell (email@example.com) or Tina Snyder (firstname.lastname@example.org). Location: Senior Activities Room
|18 & over||Wednesdays||1 - 3 p.m.||Free|
Additional Info: Vanessa Eason leads an inspirational sing-a-long.
|Feb. 4||Tuesday||10 a.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Senior Activities Room|
|Mar. 3||Tuesday||10 a.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Senior Activities Room|
|April 7||Tuesday||10 a.m.||Christiansburg Rec Center-Senior Activities Room|
Additional Information: Thank you for your service! Please join us for a coffee social hour. Come and join us, relax and share stories with fellow veterans. Refreshments will be provided. Pre-Register 1 week prior to meeting Co-sponsored with Carilion Clinic NRV Hospice "Level 4 We Honor Veterans Participate" Minimum: 3 Maximum: 12
|50 & over||Wednesday, Feb. 5||11 a.m.||Free|
|50 & over||Wednesday, April 1||11 a.m.||Free|
Additional Information: Internet access for senior citizens is available Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., unless there is a program in progress.
|Monday – Friday||8 a.m. - 5 p.m.||Senior Activities Room – Christiansburg Recreation Center|
Additional Information: Do you enjoy a good friendly game of scrabble but not the competitiveness? Come out and play with other scrabble players. The group meets the 1st Friday each month and the 3rd Sunday each month from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. There is no fee to play. For more information please contact Tammy Caldwell, (540) 382-2349 ext. 2003 or email email@example.com Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center Senior Lounge
SENIOR AEROBICS WINTER SESSION
Additional Information: An ongoing low impact aerobics class designed for the more physically fit senior. Registration is required prior to joining the class. As with any exercise regimen, we advise you to talk with your doctor before joining the class. Note: Class is free with a valid membership otherwise $2 per class. A 12 class pass can be purchased for $24
|Dec. 4 - Jan. 2||Monday, Jan. 6 (M,W,F)||7:30 -8:30 a.m.||MPRM 2|
SENIOR MOTIONS WINTER SESSION
Additional Information: A less strenuous chair level exercise class designed for seniors who may have physical limitations. Registration is required prior to joining the class. As with any exercise regimen, we advise you to talk with your doctor before joining the class. Note: Class is free with a valid membership otherwise $2 per class. A 12 class pass can be purchased for $24.
|Dec. 4 - Jan. 2||Monday, Jan 6 (M,W,F)||10:45 - 11:45 a.m.||MPRM 2|
|Dec. 4 - Jan. 2||Tuesday, Jan. 7 (T,Th)||11:30 - 12:30 p.m.||MPRM 2|
Additional Information: The senior billiard room is available for play, except during lessons, tournaments or special events. Billiard room is locked after 5 p.m. M-F and weekends. If you are a senior and would like to access after-hours, please contact the Recreation Supervisor on duty at the front desk.
|Ongoing||Sunday-Saturday||8 – 5 p.m.||Billiard Room|
SENIOR LOCK BOX PROGRAM AGES 50 PLUS
Additional Information: The senior lockbox program provides emergency first responders a way to gain access into the homes of participating residents to expedite access during a medical or other emergency. This program is sponsored by Christiansburg/Montgomery Triad S.A.L.T Council and Christiansburg Police Department. For more information, please contact David Wall, Crime Prevention Specialist at 382-3131 or Master Deputy Chris Lucas at (540) 382-6195 ext. 44412.