55+ Adult Programs

Programs & Activities

NEW!! Monday Social Hour
Come by the Fife Community Center on Monday mornings to have coffee and treats with your friends. Play a game or two if you like, or just chat.
Days: Mondays
Time: 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

Fife Lunch
Nutritionally balanced meals provided by Catholic Community Services are served on Wednesdays, and Fridays. Meal reservations are appreciated one week in advance. You can call (253) 922-8368 or (253) 474-1200.
Days: Wednesday, Friday
Time: Noon
Cost: $3.00 60& Over (Suggested Donation) $5.75 for 59 & Under
Location: Fife Community Center

Tai Chi (FREE!)
Wake up your body & mind with morning Tai Chi.
Days: M/W/F (no class 1/18 and 2/15)
Time: 9-10 a.m.
Cost: Free

Dominos, Cribbage & Board Games
Come play the fun and addictive domino game called Mexican Train. New to the game? Someone will teach you how to play!
Days: Wednesdays
Time: 12:45 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Cost: Free

Painters (Free!)
Interested in painting? Want to learn more about the amazing art? If you have any questions our group will be glad to answer, suggest or help with your techniques. Please provide your own supplies. *Bring some snacks or a lunch*.
Days: Thursdays
Time: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Bridge
Join us for a fun afternoon playing bridge. We welcome all bridge players; new and experienced, ready to have fun and play the game.
Days: Thursdays
Time: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Cost: Free

TGIF Pinochle
Our devoted pinochle group plays every Friday. Refreshments are provided.
Dates: Fridays
Time: 12:45 p.m. (sharp) – 3 p.m.
Cost: $1
NOTE: Tournaments are held the third Friday of each month. ($3 Entry Fee)

Birthday Celebrations
Join us as we celebrate monthly birthdays at the Fife Community Center. We will have a special treat on the last Friday of each month to help celebrate the special day with our friends!
Date: 4/29, 5/27, 6/27
Day: Fridays
Time: 12:15

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Services for 55+ Adults

Silver Sneakers Healthways Membership
The Fife Community Center is a SilverSneakers site. This gives adults 65+ on Medicare with the following supplemental health plans: AARP Medicare Complete by United Healthcare, Asuris NW Health, Group Health, Health Alliance Medicare, Humana, Premera Blue Cross, Providence Health Plan, Regence Blue Shield of Washington and Soundpath Health, access to the following classes at the Community Center for not cost. Silver Sneakers classes are available to all people 50+ for a fee.

Instructor: Angela Garske

Silver Sneakers Classic
Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and Silver Sneakers ball are offered for resistance. A chair is available if needed for seated or standing support.
Sessions: 4/12-4/28 (No class 4/5 & 4/7), 5/3-5/31, 6/2-6/30
Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 9:30-10:30 A.M.
Cost: $23 Res/session, $30 Non-Res/session

Instructor: Angela Garske

Foot Care
Services provided by Catholic Community Services Long Term Care System. Call to schedule an appointment (253) 579-6000.
Cost on sliding scale.
Dates: 4/6, 6/1
Location: Fife Community Center

Questions about MEDICARE?
SHIBA, (Statewide Health Insurance Benefit Advisors), is a free and unbiased Medicare counseling service provided by the WA State Office of Insurance Commissioner. SHIBA volunteer counselors can help you navigate the Medicare system, make informed decisions, know your rights and assist you in spotting fraud attempts. Monthly, in person, SHIBA counseling is available at the Fife Community Center! Join SHIBA counselor, Jayne on the 3rd Wednesday monthly! Jayne will give a short Medicare educational talk @ 11:00 a.m. and then will be available for one on one assistance from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Come ready with your Medicare questions. For over thephone assistance at any other time, call the SHIBA helpline @ 253-596-0918.

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Senior Adult Trips

Meet at Fife Community Center for trips.

Wing Luke Museum & Tour
The Wing is dedicated to immersing you in uniquely American stories of survival, success, conflict, compassion and hope. Through our guided tours and ongoing exhibitions, you can experience real life stories of the Asian Pacific American community. We will go through a guided tour and have plenty of time to look through the whole museum! We will also have lunch (not included) at a local restaurant!
Registration Deadline: April 7th
Date: Thursday, April 14th
Time: 9:45pm-4:30pm
Cost: $30

Seattle Japanese Garden
Join us as we travel to Seattle to visit the beautiful Seattle Japanese Garden! Located within the Washington Park Arboretum, this is a spectacular 3 1/2 acre formal garden designed and constructed under the supervision of world-renowned Japanese garden designer Juki Iida in 1960. Lunch not included in price.
Registration Deadline: May 12th Date: Thursday, May 19th
Time: 9:30am-4pm
Cost: $18

Picnic lunch at Golden Gardens
Get all your friends together and come with us for a beautiful day at Golden Gardens in Ballard! Take a walk along the water, lay out on blankets in the sand, and enjoy a classic BBQ lunch! Bring your sunscreen, friends and good vibes for this afternoon on the beach!
Registration Deadline: June 26th
Date: June 7th
Time: 9am-3pm
Cost: $18

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