Programs

Programs

Lourie Center members enjoy over 72 hours of activities per week.

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 health and safety protocols in place, programs and classes at the center are reduced and/or limited until further notice.

Download the Winter Schedule here.

COMING IN 2021!
Spanish One with Thomas-Tuesdays, 1-2 pm January 19-March 23

Spanish Two with Thomas-Thursdays, 1-2 pm  January 21-March 25

Tai Chi for Balance with Joseph-Wednesdays 9:30-10:30 am January 20- February 24
6 weeks, All members. Come experience the evolution of an ancient martial art to a contemporary healing art. The program Tai Chi for Fall Prevention (TCF) and Balance is designed to improve mobility, stamina, and muscular strength, improve flexibility and balance. TCF is an exercise that involves low-impact and slow, controlled breath and movements… meditation in motion! Joseph Whiting, MS, a board certified instructor will lead the classes. Pre-registration required.

NYC Jazz Moves & Grooves WITH DONNA-Wednesdays 9:45-10:45 am February 3-April 7
10 weeks, All members. Learn the jazz styles of NYC and Broadway with Students will engage in a warm-up that employs a series of plies, eleves and battements in parallel position, isolation movements, and basic syncopated rhythm steps that make up the foundational vocabulary. Travel steps and short movement sequences will be deconstructed and eventually ordered into a fun choreography that will be staged for students who attend regularly.

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NOTE:  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Lourie Center programs have been temporarily reduced to allow for social distancing and new health and safety guidelines. Not all of the following programs are available at the moment.

Educational and Social Programs:

  • Lunchtime Lectures
  • Lourie Scholars Group
  • Midlands Lifelong Learning
  • Technology Classes
  • Spanish Language
  • History
  • Mahjong
  • Party Bridge
  • BINGO
  • Computer Lab
  • Jewelry Making
  • Fine Art
  • Health and Medicare Consultants
  • Sociable Seniors Meet for Dinner
  • Words and Wine
  • Seeds of Hope Farmer’s Market

Physical Fitness Programs:

  • Top-notch, Certified Instructors
  • On-site Fitness Consultants
  • Cardio Center
  • Strength-Training Center
  • Come-as-you-are, Fun, Supportive Environment

A variety of fitness and movement classes, for all abilities and interests!

  • Aerobics and Zumba
  • Strength Training
  • Pilates
  • Yoga
  • Tai Chi and Qi Gong
  • Meditation
  • Balance
  • Dance