Seniors are living more active lifestyles these days and want more activities to do that will help fill their days with things they enjoy doing. As more seniors do more activities, communities are offering more choices of activities for seniors to participate in to stay active while getting to enjoy doing something they love. The following are 3 great activities that are offered in the Lakewood area for seniors to keep active and busy.
Arts & Crafts at the Local Recreation Center
The local community center in Lakewood offers a variety of different arts and crafts lessons for seniors aged 55+. These classes include everything from watercolor techniques, stain glass, drawing techniques, and glass fusing. So get a bit creative and enjoy creating something new while you are at it!
Creative Writing Classes
If you are creative and love to write about a variety of different topics, then try the community center creative writing classes! Classes meet for 1.5 hours one day per week and are offered on several different days at varying times. If you ever thought you might be a budding author in training, now is your chance to perfect that skill! One day, something you write may even get published!
Get Into Shape with Silver Sneakers Program
Lakewood's Silver Sneakers program offers older adults a great way to get into shape and stay physically active at and past age 65! Classic cardio, strength training classes, yoga, and water aerobics are just a few of the classes offered to seniors in the Lakewood community!
For more information on activities that a loved one or yourself may enjoy please feel free to contact us.