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Senior Center Calendar 

Florence Senior Center
Monday - 9:30am-1:30pm
Tuesday - Friday - 9:30am - 3:00pm
Lunch-served daily at 12:00pm; suggested contribution of $4.00 (60+ years); $10.00 (under 60 years) Cards, bingo, dancing, guest speakers, Merrymakers Entertainment and more!
Contact Kathy Throne at (402) 444-6333

Fall Coloring Contest
Starts September 3rd.

Grab a coloring page at the front desk
and have it display for a chance to
win an awesome prize! Ends November 22nd. 
All ages. *FREE!  

Halloween at Hummel (Seniors 55+) 
Friday, October 25th.

11:00am-2:00pm
Come enjoy a pot luck lunch on the Friday before Halloween.
Contact Kathy to RSVP and confirm your part of the meal at (402) 444-6333

Holiday Light Tour (Seniors 55+)
Tuesday, December 3rd.

5:30pm-8:00pm
Take a tour of the City of Omaha's lights. Enjoy a cup of 
hot cider as well as some cookies. 
Must RSVP with Kathy by November 22nd at (402) 444-6333    

Get Fit at Florence (Ages 55+)
Monday-Friday      8:00am-10:00am       (Gym & Weight Room)

Monday-Friday      10:00am-12:00pm     (Weight Room only)
Wednesday           4:00pm-7:30pm         (Weight Room only)
Saturday               10:00am-12:00pm      (Weight Room only)
Free(only during times listed)
Florence's Get Fit program allows seniors to utilize our gym in the morning & afternoon to walk laps or use the weight room, all for freeEscape the elements and walk a mile or two inside the gym. (20 laps equals a mile). Enjoy the outdoor trail as well!

Pickleball (Ages 55+)
Monday - 11:45am-1:30pm
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Wednesday - 10:00am-12:00pm

Fridays - 10:00am-11:30am
*This game mixes aspects of tennis, ping-pong, and badminton.
Bring a friend and come play! *FREE

Ceramics Class (New Saturday Class)
Tuesdays - 10:30am-2:30pm

Saturdays (Starting October 5th) - 1:00pm-4:00pm
$30 for a 5 Week session or an $8 drop-in fee.
Paint pottery in this fun class taught by a certified instructor. 
Firing Included.  

Tai Chi Class
Mondays and Wednesdays: 10:30am-11:15am
Suggested donation of $0.50/class
For more information call Kathy at (402) 444-633

Essentrics: Gentle Stretch Class
Tuesdays 10:45am-11:15am

Schedule - September 3, 10, 17 (No class September 24th)
                  October 1,8, 15, 22, 29

$5.00 per class (Senior rate $4.00)
30-min gentle workout that will help you regain mobility while slowly building strength and reawakening the power of your 650 muscles. It is designed for people who are experiencing stiffness, chronic aches and pains, or are beginning to exercise after a long sedentary period. Contact Sherry at: sherry.lust@gmail.com

News and Events

  • Glenn Cunningham Lake Public Notice

    2019-09-06 19:15:05

    Glenn Cunningham Lake Public Notice The City of Omaha, in conjunction with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District, will hold a public meeting to seek input on a draft Environmental Assessment of additional recr ...

  • Big Papio Trail - Section Closure

    2019-08-16 17:56:52

    Omaha, NE (August 16th, 2019) - On Monday, August 19, 2019, a section of the Big Papio Trail between Towl Park and One Pacific place Park will be closed for three weeks so the Papio-Missouri River Natural ...

  • Riverfront Trail Closures

    2019-05-31 17:52:58

    Effective immediately, May 31, 2019, two sections of the Riverfront Trail will be closed.  A section of the trail from Crown Point Avenue & Ida Street to John Pershing Drive & the Minne Lusa Ditch along wi ...

  • Levi Carter Lake Boat Ramp Open

    2019-05-30 19:09:24

    Levi Carter boat ramp has been reopened as of June 19th, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. Thank you for your patience during the closure.   

  • Trails, Parks & Other Closings

    2019-03-14 21:14:40

    Due to the increased water levels/flooding, the following trails/parks/lakes have been closed: Glenn Cunningham Lake is closed until further notice. This includes the lake, playground, trails and disc golf course. Bi ...