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Active Aging Week set at Wellness Pavilion

By September 5, 2017September 18th, 2018No Comments

The Arthur & Gloria Muselman Wellness Pavilion is hosting their sixth annual Active Aging Week from Monday, September 18th to Friday, September 22nd. Active Aging Week promotes lifelong learning on a national scale by providing older adults with the opportunity to experience themed activities and exercise in a friendly and fun atmosphere.


All activities and events, themed “Wellness Goes West,” will be free for seniors ages 55+ and older. The week will kick off with a senior breakfast on Monday, September 18th. Throughout the week, seniors can expect to participate in events such as a food demonstration, exercise classes, water walking, yoga, a campfire, line dancing, and more.


Seniors will have the opportunity to participate in a Senior Challenge which includes completing 3 of 5 provided activities. Upon completion of the challenge, seniors will receive a Western-themed t-shirt.


All seniors who attend 10 or more events during Active Aging Week will be entered in a drawing to win a Fitbit. Those who attend fewer than 10 events will be entered to win a variety of door prizes.


For a complete schedule contact the Arthur and Gloria Muselman Wellness Pavilion at 260.589.4496 or visit the website at The Arthur and Gloria Muselman Wellness Pavilion is a Service/Outreach of Swiss Village, Inc. and located at 1201 Emmental Drive in Berne.


Monday, September 18

6 a.m.                          Senior Water Aerobics

8 a.m.                          Aqua Fit

8 a.m. – 10 a.m.           Free Senior Breakfast Kickoff (Western Style)

10:00 a.m.                   Shuffleboard (Come & Learn The Game!)

1 p.m.                          SilverSneakers® Classic

2:30 p.m.                     Western Food Demonstration / Tasting


Tuesday, September 19

9 a.m.                          Senior Weight Room Instruction

9 a.m.                          Senior Water Walking

9 a.m.                          Senior Yoga

9:45 a.m.                     Senior Water Toning

12:45 p.m.                   Stillwater Stables of Decatur
Horse Farm Tour
Cost: $5 Per Person.
Sign Up at Front Desk


Wednesday, September 20

6 a.m.                          Senior Water Aerobics

6 a.m.                          Sculpt & Tone

8 a.m.                          Aqua Fit

9 a.m.                          Senior Yoga Class

10 a.m.                        Shuffleboard Tournament (Sign-up by 2 p.m. Tuesday)
Rain Date: September 27

1 p.m.                          SilverSneakers® Classic

2 p.m.                          Watering Hole Snacks/Samples

2:30 p.m.                     Shuffleboard Tournament Continued


Thursday, September 21

9 a.m.                          Senior Weight Room Instruction

9 a.m.                          Senior Water Walking

9:45 a.m.                     Senior Water Toning

11 a.m.                        Western Carry-in Lunch
                                   Chili & Corn Bread Provided, Bring a Dish to Share

2 p.m.                          Western Line Dancing Class (Part of Senior Challenge)

7 p.m.                          Campfire & Music by Boots With Roots
(Bring your own camp chair.)


Friday, September 22

6 a.m.                          Senior Water Aerobics

10 a.m.                        Watering Hole Snacks/Samples

10:30 a.m.                   Closing Program: Awards & Door Prizes
*Must be present to win door prizes
**Passport Participants do NOT need to be present to win Fitbit.