Local retirement communities are helping seniors stay active this summer through a slew of outdoor activities and event outings. Sound like fun? Many events are open to the public.
8600 Delmar Blvd., 995-3811, brentmoor.com Events open to the public. RSVP to Jackie at 994-2142.
THROUGH 10/6 BRENTMOOR SENIOR GOLF TEAM The team tees off Wednesday mornings at Ruth Park. The season, which opened in April, closes with a banquet on Oct. 6. Membership remains open to anyone 65 and up. The Brentmoor covers the cost for golf carts and Ruth Park discounts the greens fee. To participate, call John Bell at 995- 3811.
8/7 GOLDEN OLDIES LIVE GAME SHOW Big Papa G will host the Golden Oldies Live Game Show, which includes prizes for winners of contests modeled after Name That Tune, So You Think You Can Dance and American Idol. 2 p.m.
8/17 SNOW DAY Enjoy snow cones from St. Louis Snow Cone and guess how long it will take for the mountain of ice in the facility’s parking lot to melt. Special guest EMS workers will attend, and donations will be accepted for Cool Down St. Louis. 2-4 p.m.
8/21 BRENTMOOR COOKBOOK PREVIEW PARTY Recipes from The Brentmoor’s first-ever cookbook will be previewed. The cookbook features recipes from residents, friends and families.
8/30 MOB OUTING The MOB—Men of Brentmoor—will take their monthly outing. In August, they will travel to Cahokia Mounds and go out for lunch.
CRESTVIEW SENIOR LIVING
8660 Grant Road, Crestwood, 270-5739, crestviewseniorliving.com Select events open to the public.
7/24 READING THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE Join the veteran residents as they read the Declaration of Independence to other residents at the community. 10:30 a.m.
8/16 SUPER PRIZE BINGO Fun games and fabulous prizes, including a generous gift to a local grocery. Open to the public. 2 p.m.
8/23 MISSOURI CAMEO CLUB Former Ms. Missouri ladies sing, dance and perform a variety show. 3 p.m.
15201 Olive Blvd., Chesterfield, 636-532-1515, friendshipvillagestl.com Select events open to the public.
TAI CHI CLASS In Convocation Hall. 9 a.m. Saturdays.
WATER FITNESS CLASS Workouts in the new pool. 9 a.m. Fridays.
PAINTING CLASS A watercolor and acrylic painting class meets in the Creative Arts Room. 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
LIVE MUSIC Local pianist David Venn performs in the Fireside Lounge. 11:30 a.m. Thursdays.
BRIDGE NIGHT Card games in Convocation Hall. 6 p.m. Thursdays.
1 McKnight Place, 993-0111, thegatesworth.com Events are exclusively for residents and their guests.
7/21 DIXIELAND BAND Herb Booth & The Bourbon Street Band will perform.
7/24 OLD-FASHIONED ICE CREAM SOCIAL Beat the heat while enjoying ice cream sundaes in the Lakeview Lounge.
7/26 THE FRENCH TABLE French-speaking residents meet monthly for lunch and conversation in French.
7/27 FOLK DUO St. Louis Symphony Orchestra musicians Erik Harris and Heidi Harris will show a different side of their musical talents with a folk and pop performance.
8/11 SWING SHOW The Sisters of Swing will entertain during a cabaret-style event, complete with cocktail tables and dancing.
MARI DE VILLA
13900 Clayton Road, Chesterfield, 227-5347, maridevilla.com Events are exclusively for residents and their guests.
WELLNESS EXERCISE PROGRAM Tuesdays and Fridays.
WATER AEROBICS CLASS Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
TAI CHI CLASS Thursdays.
LIVE MUSIC Daily.
SOCIAL HOUR Daily.
605 Coeur De Ville Drive, Creve Coeur, 542-2500, parcprovence.com Events are exclusively for residents and their guests.
WII WHEEL OF FORTUNE
MUSICAL BUS RIDE
NAME THAT TUNE