Charlotte, NC—Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department is now taking registrations for “Spring Leisure and Learn,” a special series of fun and informative activities for senior citizens on Tuesdays, May 11, 18, and 25, 10:30am-2pm at Albemarle Road Recreation Center, 5027 North Idlewild Rd. This series is offered for active adults, ages 55 and better who are retirees, empty nesters and/or boomers!
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and Maryanne Daly of the Better Business Bureau Consumer Foundation will be special keynote speakers. Also included are sessions on:
- Wood carving for beginners
- Beginners line dancing
- Ask the pharmacist
- A bridge social
- Live chef cooking demonstrations
- Technology 101 presented by the Geek Squad (how to choose the best cell phone,
- computer and digital television for you)
Cost for the whole series is $12, including morning coffee and refreshments, lunch each day, blood pressure checks, and door prizes.
Space is limited, so sign-up now! Register online at www.parkandrec.com, click on Eparks and use Course Code #8669, or call 311.
For more information contact Michelle Hitselberger: 980 722-2251 or Michelle.Hitselberger@MecklenburgCountyNC.gov or call 311.