Adult Programs

Horseback Riding

Age 7 & Older
Giddy up and go! It’s time to ride at Nova Quarter Horses, Inc. There is fun for all ages at any riding level; no previous experience is needed. Come out to learn both Western and English disciplines taught by our highly qualified trainers and instructors. We offer both an indoor and outdoor arena, so Nova is able to offer lessons year-round. A 5-lesson card includes five individual one-hour lessons within a group format. Once your lesson card is purchased, call Nova to schedule your lessons at (708) 479-3696. Jeans and boots are required.

Activity R/NR Location
12250-A1 $210/$215 Nova Quarter Horses, Inc.
10129 W. 187th Street, Mokena

 

Quilting Club

Adult
Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
Enjoy the company of other enthusiasts! On Wednesdays, we take turns sharing and showing. Fridays are set aside to work on your unfinished projects. We occasionally go on quilting road trips and donate quilts to charities. All talent levels are welcome. You’ll be surprised how much you can learn and how much fun you can have. This club meets the first Wednesday and the third Friday of each month. Don’t forget your machine! Our group continues to grow and is always looking for new members.

Activity Day Date Times  R/NR
19241-A1 W  6/2-9/1 11:00am-3:30pm $20 per year
F 6/18-9/17 11:00am-3:30pm

Coloring Club

Adult                                                                     
Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
Coloring is not just for kids anymore! In Coloring Club, you will rediscover the simple relaxation and joy of coloring. This is a great activity to explore your artistic side. You will relish in the joy of creating a beautiful work of art with no artistic skills required. Coloring is known to reduce stress and improves hand-eye coordination. This club will meet select Wednesdays. All materials are included.

Activity Day Date Times
19592-A1 W 5/12, 5/26, 6/9, 6/23, 7/7, 7/21, 8/4, 8/18 1:00-2:30pm

Tai Chi

Age 50 & Older
Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
This class is offered by Will County Senior Services. The goal of this class is to improve balance to prevent falls, increase flexibility and reduce stress. Its slow, soothing movements incorporate deep breathing and relaxing postures that help calm the mind and body each time you go through gentle movements. Please call (815) 723-9713 with questions.

Day Date Times
Tai Chi Beginner 
TU 7/27-10/12 2:30-3:30pm
Intermediate Level
TU 7/27-10/12 1:30-2:30pm

Fee:  $30 (To Will County Senior Services) or $10 with a Will County Senior Services Membership. Membership (including newsletter) is $30 per single or $40 per couple. Payable on site or mail to Will County Senior Services, 251 N. Center Street, Joliet, IL 60435.

Active Adult Exercise

Age 55 & Older
Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
Get in shape and have fun during this fitness class designed for active adults! Stretching and cardiovascular exercises are included. All fitness levels are welcomed. Newcomers, please exercise at your own pace. This is not an instructor-led class; class follows along to an audio CD called “Fun and Fitness Over 50.”

Activity Day Date Times  Skip Date
19190-A1 M/W/F 6/2-8/27 10:00-11:00am 7/5

Chair Yoga

Age 55 & Older
Chair Yoga is designed to increase flexibility, balance and range of movement. This class will move your whole body through a series of seated and standing yoga poses using a chair for support. Poses are modified so those with health restrictions, decreased range of motion and physical challenges can enjoy the benefits.

Activity Day Date Times  R/NR
19194-A2 TU 7/27-8/24 1:00-2:00pm $44/$49
Location: LCC (Bi-Centennial Room) Entry A

Freezer Meals

Age 16 & Older
LCC (Kitchen) Entry C
There is nothing quite as stressful as trying to get dinner on the table, especially when you have a million other things to do too! Luckily our 10 Meals Freezer Cooking Plan is designed to help you spend less time in the kitchen and more time doing all those other things you want to do—while still providing a healthy, delicious meal for your family. Purchase and/or bring groceries for 3 recipes from our list of 10 and have the time, space and tools to build them! Recipe selections will be emailed, and freezer bags and appropriate spices will be provided.

Activity Day Date Times R/NR
17701-A1  TH  8/12 6:30-8:30pm $38/$43