New activities coming to JELM
December will bring even more activities to the Joint Effort Leisure Ministries, and tickets are on sale now for another trip.
Beginning Tuesday, Dec. 1, two tai chi classes will be offered on Tuesdays by Pearl Fedoronczuk. The beginning class will be at 9 a.m., the advanced is at 10 a.m., both in the Pollock Center, 129 S. Alister St.
The beginner’s course must be completed before enrolling in the advanced.
As always, participants are encouraged to consult a physician before engaging in any exercise class.
Beginner’ s line dancing will begin on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 9:15 a.m. Classes will be on Mondays and Thursdays at 9:15 a.m., followed by the advanced class at 10:45. Fedoronczuk will teach the beginning class and Barbara Calvert will continue teaching the advanced class.
Tickets are on sale now for the San Antonio Rodeo and Stock Show trip on Saturday, Feb. 6. The $75 ticket covers the bus ride, admission to the rodeo and stock show and a Tim McGraw matinee concert. The bus will leave the JELM Center at 7 a.m. and return at 9 p.m. Passengers are responsible for their own meals. Seating is limited. For more information, call the JELM office, 749-5321.
The ‘We’re Having Fun’ program will begin Tuesday, Dec. 1.
The program, a collaboration between the City of Port Aransas Parks and Recreation Department and the JELM, will be held on Tuesdays at 2 p.m. at the Pollock Center.
December sessions will be held on Dec. 1 and 8 only, then the program will begin again Jan. 5, continuing every Tuesday through March 5.
The Dec. 1 event will be making “Cute Christmas Gifts” including wine glass charms, “jars of nothing” and scented lingerie pouches.
Unless specified, all events are free. Donations are requested of participants, to help the JELM pay for utilities for the Pollock Center.
Activities will vary, from crafts and “how-to’s” to workshops, and are open to anyone of any age.
For more information, contact parks and recreation community program coordinator Pam Greene at 749-4158 or email@example.com