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December 2014 Calendar Highlights

Please call & reserve at least 48 hours before all activities at (585-423-9700) or email: info@gildasclubrochester.org. Activities without sufficient enrollment may be cancelled.

Click here for January 2015 calendar highlights

 

Holiday Party for Adults
Friday, December 5th
Hors d’oevres, drinks and DOOR PRIZES!
Children’s Holiday Party

Sunday, December 14th- Lunch, crafts & games for the kids.
ASK THE EXPERT

Chocolate! - Thursday, December 4th
Suzanne Feathers from MVP will discuss all the healthy properties of chocolate. 

 
WORKSHOPS

Art for Stress Relief - Tuesdays December 2nd & 9th - Joyce Kliman, art therapy professor from Nazareth College will provide a relaxing evening using different art modalities for stress relief.
Intro to Sewing & Quilting - Wednesday afternoons -Sewing & quilting classes for beginners or advanced students.  Quilting expert Nancy Gay is available to show you the basics, advanced tips, and tricks for your sewing & quilting projects.  We provide sewing machines & all the necessary materials.
Quilting  - Saturday, December 6th - Spend the day finishing up those projects before the holidays.
Book Club - Monday, December 22nd- Call the clubhouse for this month’s selection.
Knit & Crochet -  Thursday, December 4th, 11th  & 18th- Stitch, knit and chat as you work on that project that just never seems to get finished, or we’ll teach you how to knit or crochet (we supply the materials).  Light snack provided. 

 

FOR  MEN

Gilda’s Diner - For Men Only - Saturday, December 20th   - Breakfast, Newspaper & Conversation. Bring in your unwrapped Xmas gifts and we’ll wrap them for you while you are here.

ART CLASSES

Alex & Ani Type Bracelet - Monday, December 1st - We have our own version of the Alex & Ani bracelets.  Check out the sample at the clubhouse.
Holiday Cards-  Wednesday, December 3rd - Create Special holiday card to mail or to include with a gift.  We’ll have 2 designs for you to work with.
Wire Wrap Pendant Necklace- Monday, December 8th - Guest artist, Lynn Riley will be teaching this class, wrapping wire around a lovely lapis blue colored stone.
Acrylic Painting- Tuesday,  December 9th  -  Release your inner artist & have some fun painting on canvas. We provide all the materials
Art Day- Friday, December 12th - Enjoy a day with other members creating and relaxing.  We’ll have 4 projects to work with. Lunch too!
Tree of Life Pendant -Tuesday, December 16th  -  Lovely pendant made with twisted wire and tiny glass beads.
Jewelry- Tuesday, December 23rd- Beginners & seasoned beaders  are welcome to create something with all our lovely beads.  Annette will teach basics & advanced techniques.
Open Art Room- Thursday, December 18th OR Monday, December 22nd - The art room is open and Annette will be available to help you work on anything the muse inspires

EXERCISE CLASSES

Spinning with WNY Wellness- Monday Evenings- Join Western NY Wellness Group for an indoor bike ride every Monday Evening!
Stretch and Tone - Tuesdays - Get yourself loosened up and toned with Maria.
Gentle Exercise- Thursdays - Maria Furstoss, certified personal trainer & fitness instructor is here with a gentle exercise program designed just for Gilda’s members.

 

January 2015: Calendar Highlights

Please call & reserve at least 48 hours before all activities at (585-423-9700) or email: info@gildasclubrochester.org. Activities without sufficient enrollment may be cancelled.

Game Night
 Friday, January 9th
Gilda’s own Associate Board (recipients of the Greater Rochester Award for Volunteering) are excited to be hosting tonight’s Game Night.  Heads Up? Pictionary?  Euchre & card games?  We’ll take a vote to see who wants to play which game. These young, dynamic professionals will be providing a taco bar and snacks...yum!. Bring your competitive spirit, there are prizes!

Cooking with Hart’s Local Grocers
Thursday, January 15th
We are excited to welcome one of Hart’s own professional Chefs to Gilda’s Club.  Partnering with Hart’s to bring a unique cooking experience for our members.

WORKSHOPS

Euchre - Monday, January 5th and 26th - Join in the fun, if you don’t know how to play we’ll teach you!
Intro to Sewing & Quilting - Wednesday afternoons -Sewing & quilting classes for beginners or advanced students.  Quilting expert Nancy Gay is available to show you the basics, advanced tips, and tricks for your sewing & quilting projects.  We provide sewing machines & all the necessary materials.
Knit and Crochet - Thursdays, January 8th & 22nd -  Stitch, knit and chat as you work on that project that just nevers seems to get finished, or we’ll teach you how to knit or crochet (we supply the materials).
Arm Knitting - Thursday, January 15th - Michelle Piure will be teaching this fun new way to make a scarf, without knitting needles just your arms!!
Cooking  for Wellness with Sue Czap - Tuesday, January 20th -Sponsored by the Pluta Foundation
Sue Czap, RD, CSO teaches these fun cooking classes where the group prepares several plant based recipes using seasonal foods.  
Book Club - Monday, January 26th - This month’s selection is The Corrections  by Jonathan Franzen.
Art for Stress Relief - Thursday, January 29th - Join Joyce Kliman, art therapy professor from Nazareth College for a relaxing evening using different art modalities for stress relief.
Scrabble - Friday, January 30th - Test your spelling and vocabulary skills with  a fun game.

 

FOR  MEN

Tailgate Party -for Men only - Sunday, January 18th -Enjoy Football, grilled steak or chicken.   RSVP
Gilda’s Diner - For Men Only - Saturday, January 31st   - Breakfast, Newspaper & Conversation.

 

ART CLASSES

Jewelry- Tuesday,  January 6th OR Thursday,  January 8th- Beginners & seasoned beaders  are welcome to create something with all our lovely beads.  Annette will teach basics & advanced techniques.
Open Art Room- Tuesday, January 13th OR Friday, January 16th  - The art room is open and Annette will be available to help you work on anything the muse inspires...jewelry, painting, card making, etc.
Acrylic Painting- Friday,  January 23rd OR Tuesday, January 27th-  Release your inner artist & have some fun painting on canvas. We provide all the materials
Wire Wrapped Valentine Pendant with Lynn Riley -Thursday, January 29th - Lynn is back to teach a new wire jewelry project this time with a Valentine’s theme.

 

EXERCISE CLASSES

Spinning with WNY Wellness- Monday Evenings- Join Western NY Wellness Group for an indoor bike ride every Monday Evening!
           Yoga - Tuesdays - Yoga instructor Kate Roth will be teaching this class for beginners and those with experience.
Stretch and Tone - Thursdays - Maria Furstoss, CPT.  Get yourself loosened up and toned with Maria.

 

 

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