Active Retirement & Senior Club of Gig Harbor

Active Retirement & Senior Club of Gig Harbor
located inside the Jim & Carolyn Milgard Family HOPE Center
Cheney Family Branch Boys & Girls Club

Branch Director:  Bernard Rhoades
Senior Club Coordinator: Joyce Schultz
8502 Skansie Ave, Gig Harbor WA 98332
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Discover something new, something fun and exciting,

something created just for you!


For ages 60 and better!

    What's Going On at the Senior Club?


Inclement Weather:  If Peninsula School District is closed due to inclement weather, the Senior Club is closed. Check with your local weather station. 

Fall's important...Look around your dwelling 

Senior care experts offer the following advice for preventing falls at home:
  • Clean up clutter. ...
  • Repair or remove tripping hazards. ...
  • Install grab bars and handrails. ...
  • Avoid wearing loose clothing. ...
  • Light it right. ...
  • Wear shoes. ...
  • Make it nonslip. ...
  • Live on one level...
  • Or take our       SAIL Class for Seniors

             Stay Active and Independent for Life

Stay Active and Independent for Life, is a strength, balance and fitness program for adults 65 and older. Perform exercises that improve strength, balance and fitness using hand and ankle weights. It is designed for all levels of ability and can be done standing or sitting. It's FUN and it WORKS!!

Classes will be held Monday & Thursday at 8:30 am and a second session from 10:00 am. Bring own hand and ankle weights. $3 donation asked. Location:  Active Retirement & Sr. Club, 8502 Skansie Ave. For more info call Joyce at 253-502-4670.  


Summer Solstice Potluck

Thursday, September 20th @ Noon


         Everyone (including non-members) welcome.           

Bring a dish to share and a friend to introduce.

Birthday Parties

Every 2nd Wednesday in the lunch room at Noon sharp.  Enjoy dessert, beverage and music by the every entertaining and charming Bill Welty. 

    Senior Lunch 

Served every Monday and Wednesday promptly at NOON. 

Open to all seniors in the community, so tell your friends.  

$3.00 donation asked.  


Tuesday's at 11:30 pm to 2:00 pm. September through July.  Join Jim Olliges and learn how to carve beautiful things or improve on your woodcarving talents.

Fee based, supplies required.


Every Monday at 1:00 pm (after lunch); 

Every second and fourth week 

sponsored by Harbor Place @ Cottesmore. 

Cribbage Club

Every Thursday from 1:30 to 3:00 pm. 

For the experienced and wannabe's. 

Myron and Billy will teach you how to play.

Physical Movement Classes 
to keep you healthy!!
~Tai Chi Beginning (standing) - Wednesday 9:00 am
~Tai Chi In-Depth - Monday & Wednesday @ 10:00 am
~Tai Chi Advance – Monday & Wednesday @11:00 am

~Fitness 4 U - Tuesday & Friday @ 10am

~S.A.I.L. (Stay Active & Independent for Life) 
Monday & Thursday @ 8:30 am & 10:00 am

~PickleBall - Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 - 12:00 Noon

Bean Bag Baseball
 The Rascals!!! is our Team name and we now have SHIRTS so we can represent!
 11:00am on the 1st Tuesday of each month 
@ Peninsula Retirement

Foot Care
3rd Friday of each month, by a Registered Nurse. 
Call Joyce @ 502-4670 as appointment is required.

The Active Retirement and Senior Club is a membership based organization.           12-Month Membership fee is $69 for individual $120/couple 

See links below for current activity calendar and newsletter and membership form. Come visit us!

Joyce Schultz,
Sep 11, 2018, 8:29 AM
Joyce Schultz,
Sep 11, 2018, 8:30 AM
Joyce Schultz,
Sep 11, 2018, 8:32 AM