Adult Programs

Fall 2021 Programs

Horseback Riding

Age 7 & Older
Get up and go! It’s time to ride at Nova Quarter Horses! 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 5 individual one hour group lessons. Helmets are available at parent’s request. Once your lesson card is purchased, call Nova to schedule your lessons at (708) 479-3696. There is a limit of one 5-lesson card per family. Jeans and boots or hard soled shoes are required.

Activity  R/NR
27256-A2 $219/$224
Location:      Nova Quarter Horses, Inc.
10129 W. 187th Street, Mokena

Quilting Club

Attention all quilting enthusiasts! Join us on select Wednesdays and Fridays along with other quilters. On Wednesdays, we take turns sharing and showing. Fridays at our Quilting Club 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. 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
29241-A1  W 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1 10am-3:30pm $20 per year
F 9/17, 10/15, 11/19, 12/17 11:00am-3:30pm
Location:      Senior Housing Community Room
1090 S. Cedar Road, New Lenox

Jam Session & Social Time

Firefighters Park (weather permitting) 9/7, 10/5, and 11/2, LCC (Room 1) Entry C 12/7
Gather for an afternoon of music! Can’t play an instrument? Join us to listen, sing along and meet new friends. If you do play, tune up your instrument and come join this group of musicians that meet the first Tuesday of each month beginning September 7. All types of music is played from the American Song Book, the Swing Era, Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra. Bring your sheet music to share.

Day Date Times
TU 9/7, 10/5, 11/2, 12/7 2:30-4:30pm

Coloring Club

Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
Coloring isn’t just for kids anymore! You will rediscover the simple relaxation and joy of coloring. This is a great activity to explore your artistic side. You will get the joy of creating a beautiful work of art with no artistic skills required. Coloring is known to reduce stress and improve hand-eye coordination. This club will meet select Wednesdays and all materials are included. Please register at least one week prior to the beginning of the session or the class may be cancelled.

Activity Day Date Time
29592-A1 W 9/8, 9/22, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 11/24 1:00-2:30pm

 Active Adult Exercise

Age 55 & Older
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. No instructor: class follows along to a CD called “Fun & Fitness Over 50”.

Activity Day Date Times  Skip Dates
29190-A1  M/W/F 9/1-12/17 10:00-11:00am  9/6, 10/11, 11/26
Location:      Senior Housing Community Room
1090 S. Cedar Road, New Lenox

Tai Chi

Age 50 & Older
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. For any questions, please call (815) 723-9713.

Day Date Time
Intermediate Level
TU 8/24-11/9 1:00-2:00pm
TU 11/16-2/1 1:00-2:00pm
Beginner Level
TU 8/24-11/9 2:30-3:30pm
TU 11/16-2/1 2:30-3:30pm
Location:      Senior Housing Community Room                            1090 S. Cedar Road, New Lenox

Fee:  $48 (To Will County Senior Services) or $24 with a Will County Senior Services Membership. Membership (including newsletter) $30.00 per single or $40.00 per couple. Payable on site or mail to Will County Senior Services, 251 N. Center Street, Joliet, IL 60435

Essentials of Estate Planning

Administration Building (All-Purpose Room)
Presented by: Bentron Financial
Essentials of Estate Planning covers the estate planning process from beginning to end. We will look closely at the need to plan, the most common techniques and the documents used in the planning process. The class will provide the attendees an understanding of:

  • Probate
  • Wills vs. Trusts
  • Power of Attorney for Healthcare & Financial Matters
  • Guardianship Appointments

At the end of this class attendees will have a thorough understanding of what steps they need to take to protect their spouse and heirs.

Activity Day Date Times
27602-A1 W 10/13 6:30-7:30pm