***Please take note of the changes:
Whistlestop’s Jackson Café will be open on Thanksgiving for lunch, but the Active Aging Center will be closed for classes that day, and both will be closed on November 28, December 25 & 26, and January 1 & 2 in observance of the holidays. Please also view the Class Listings and our Web Calendar for any class schedule changes during the holidays.
Please note: Starting in December there will be a new fee structure for classes that have a modest fee, with a lower price for Whistlestar Members and a higher price for non-members. To learn how to become a member (for free), and save money on meals and classes, contact 456-9062 today! Please view class listings for any class schedule changes during the holidays.
The Whistlestop Active Aging Center offers many educational, social and recreational classes and activities. Here is a sample of some of the classes offered each week:
- Arts & Crafts
- Brain Fitness Workshops and Classes
- Citizenship classes
- Computer classes
- Discussion and Support Groups
- Educational classes
- Language classes
- Mah Jongg
- Multi-Cultural Social groups for friends helping each other with French, German, or Spanish
The center also offers many options for staying healthy and fit:
- Cardio/Yoga Mix
- Music & Movement
- Ping Pong
- Restore & Improve Your Balance
- Tai Chi
In addition to the weekly classes, many other activities go on at the center such as monthly themed lunches, a Birthday Club that gives free lunches in our cafe, health screenings, free Friday movies, an ongoing sale of high-quality (but low-priced) DVDs/music CDs/books, and educational lectures, to name a few.