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ESL Starting Week of September 9-December 4

ESL Starting Week of September 9-December 4

Monday and Wednesdays; 2:00pm-3:30pm; $40/45; Registration Required

We will be offering levels 100, 150 and 250.

Movement & Music

Movement & Music

Mondays, October 21-December 2; 11:00am-12:00pm; Fee $15 yearly Emeritus Students College of Marin (ESCOM) membership, plus $63 for ESCOM members $82 for Non-members (6-week class) paid to the College of Marin registrar. Call 415-485-9318 to register.

If you have not been exercising regularly or have arthritis-related problems, this class is for you. Join instructor, Diane Haine in the comfortably paced class that meets individual needs. Chair exercises tone both upper and lower body muscles. Includes joint flexibility, muscle strengthening, balancing, breathing coordination and modified Tai-chi movements.

CalFresh (eligibility & application assistance)

CalFresh (eligibility & application assistance)

Mondays, November 4, 11, 18, 25

Fridays, November 1 & 15 10:00am-1:00pm; Free; Drop-in

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, CalFresh, provides qualified applicants with an EBT card to use at participating grocery stores and farmer’s markets.

Russian Social Group

Russian Social Group

Mondays, 12:30-1:45 pm; No Fee

Are you over 60 years old, Russian speaking, and interested in creating meaningful connections in Marin County? Join this weekly Russian Social group to contribute to intellectual and social discussions.

Holiday Card Making

Holiday Card Making

Tuesday, November 19; 11am-1:00pm; No fee; Registration suggested

Tuesday, Dec 3; 1:00pm-2:30pm; No fee; Registration suggested

What better way to spend time by creating cards that bring great joy to our Meals on Wheels recipients over the holidays!

Thanksgiving Luncheon

Thanksgiving LuncheonThursday, November 28 11:30am-2:00pm; $10/ticket sold at front desk-limited amount.

Enjoy our traditional Thanksgiving Feast in the Jackson Café. Pianist, Nancy Fox will perform during this celebration.

Holiday Tree Decorating & Singers Marin

Holiday Tree Decorating & Singers Marin

Wednesday, December 4; 11am-12:00pm; No fee; Drop-in

Come deck the trees holiday-style at our community tree-trimming party with live music provided by Singers Marin led by Jan Pedersen Schiff. Listening to Singers Marin perform is magical. The performance is a great way to get you in the mood for the holidays.

Rummage Sale

Rummage SaleThursday, Dec 12; 11:00am-2:30pm

Looking to start your Holiday shopping? Come by Whistlestop to see all the neat items we will be selling!

Covia

CoviaTuesdays and Thursdays; 10:00am-12:00pm; Free; Drop-in

Covia will be at Whistlestop to answer your questions and provide information on housing and other services.

Citizenship Prep Class

Citizenship Prep Class

Resuming Week of February 4 – May 8; Wednesdays; 3:30pm-4:45pm

Fee: Sign up before February 1 and get a $5 discount $35/$40; after February 4 pay full price $40/$45

Naturalization is the process to voluntarily become a U.S. citizen if you were born outside of the United States. In general, you may be eligible if you can show continuous U.S. residence for three to five years, are at least 18 years old, and demonstrate good moral character and loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. If you are currently studying for your Citizenship Exam and need additional support, join us for our weekly class.

 

Rollin’ Root Mobile Farmers’ Market Truck

Rollin’ Root Mobile Farmers’ Market Truck

Thursdays rain or shine; 9:00am-10:00am

The Agricultural Institute of Marin’s Mobile Farmers’ Market visits Whistlestop every Thursday, rain or shine. Purchase local seasonal fruits and vegetables with ease right here at Whistlestop.

Movie Club

Movie ClubEvery Fri; 1-3pm; No Fee; Drop-in

Enjoy a cozy afternoon movie with free popcorn and good company. Bring a friend along to the Whistlestop lounge and share the experience!

 

Covia’s Social Call Program

Covia’s Social Call ProgramAre you an older adult or a homebound or disabled individual who lives alone? Register today for free, reassuring calls three mornings a week to say, “Good morning” and check-in with you. Call 1-877-797-7299.

Too Much Stuff?

Too Much Stuff?

Group meetings will be on a short break starting Tuesday, August 6. The group will resume on Tuesday, September 3.

Do you or someone you love struggle with TMS (Too Much Stuff)? Join this positive support group, led by facilitator Sue Zee Poinsett, as they discuss the challenges of dealing with TMS and open a dialogue about hoarding awareness. Learn how to help yourself or family members with this common and very serious problem.

Yoga

Yoga

Fridays 3:00pm-4:00pm; $3/5; Drop-in

Improve balance strength and flexibility with Kelly Lynch, instructor. Please bring your own yoga mat.

 

Whistlesizers

Whistlesizers

Tuesdays, 9:30am-10:30am; $4/5; Drop-in

Thursday; 11:00am-Noon; $4/5; Drop-in

Join Elizabeth Lynn, instructor for gentle chair exercises and light cardio to improve your strength, flexibility, and motion.

Ping Pong

Ping Pong

Fridays; 2:00pm-4:00pm; $2/4; Drop-in

An energetic group of players led by Vivian Malcy. Please wear tennis shoes.

Zumba

Zumba

Mondays; 9:45am-10:45am; $6/8; Drop-in

Dance to the beat of exciting music! Lead by Pam Munter on Mondays.

Tai Chi

Tai Chi

Intermediate Tai Chi: Mondays, 9:00am-10:00am; $8/10; Drop-in

Beginning Tai Chi: Mondays, 10:00am-11:00am; $8/10; Drop-in

Join David MacLam on a Tai Chi journey. This non-competitive martial art known for its self-defense techniques and health benefits combines gentle physical exercise and stretching with mindfulness.

Shake Up Your Mornings with Carol

Shake Up Your Mornings with Carol

Thursdays; 9:30am-10:30am $6/8; Drop-in

Picture this: A great song comes on, and you start humming along, maybe tapping your feet. Join our newest dance teacher, Carol Butler and shake up your mornings!