Brecksville Human Services Department - Activities

Cards and Games

Free with Human Services paid membership
Canasta – Tuesdays from 1 to 3 and Wednesdays from 12:30 to 3 pm
Dominoes – Thursdays from 1:00 to 4:00 pm
“Learn How to Play Bridge”– 2nd & 4th
Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm. Beginners and advanced players
welcome! Any questions, please call Herb: 526-5757
Intermediate Bridge – Wednesdays from 12:30 to 3:30
Duplicate Bridge – Mondays 12:45 - 4:00, Fridays from
12:45 until finished – Bring a partner or just bring yourself.
Bridge After Dark – Every Thursday from 7 to 9:45
Texas Hold ’Em – Fridays from 10:00 to noon. Bring a canned food item to “buy” chips. You might win a free lunch.
Mah Jongg – Wednesdays from 9 to Noon
Pinochle – Wednesdays and Fridays from 1 to 3.

Fitness

Most fitness programs are free with a paid membership to the Human Services Center or the Community Center. Yoga and water exercise classes do require a class fee.
Tai Chi with Li Zhang
Mondays from 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm
Fridays from 10:45 to 11:45 am
FREE class with paid membership in either the Community Center or Human Services Center - A specialized version of Tai Chi to help you deal with those aches and pains. It really works!
Tai Chi is the ancient Chinese exercise experience that is the just right exercise for people who are looking to stretch and tone without getting sore! A great way to loosen up those tight muscles.
Stretch & Balance Class with Charlie Skiba (FREE with paid HS Membership)
Wednesday mornings from 10:45 – 11:15 am. Regain your sense of balance and help prevent balance-related falls and injuries. FREE with paid membership.
Armchair Yoga (FREE with paid HS Membership)
Mondays with Mary Pat Murphy and Fridays with Dana Barnhart 10:45 to 11:45 am
A relaxing class concentrating on alignment of poses creating strength, flexibility and tone.
Seniors In Motion with Charlie Skiba (FREE with paid HS Membership)
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:45 – 11:45 am
You’ll be amazed at how much you’ll be able to do sitting down that will make you feel better!

Arts and Crafts

Watercolor with Judy Roszak
Mondays from 10:00 to Noon – It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner or have been painting all your life. Classes are small enabling Judy to give one-on-one personal instruction regardless of your ability.
A “punch pass” for 6 sessions is $30 for Brecksville residents,
$40 for non residents.
Walk-ins are $7 for members, $9 for non members and
$11 for non resident, non members.
Pick up a supply list before your first class.
The Handcrafters
Mondays from 1:00 to 3:00 – Learn how to make greeting cards, place cards, knit, crochet, cross stitch, needlepoint or scrapbook. Make things for yourself or help us make items for hospice or the Yuletide Hunger program. Oh yes, a little bit of chit chat goes on too. You’ll make new friends. Free to registered members.

Tech

Computers
The Human Services Center has three computers and a printer and e-mail and Internet capability just waiting for you. Walk in anytime and sit right down. Free!
Brecksville Computer Users Group
Thursdays from 6:30 to 9 pm at the Blossom Facility, Bldg. 5. If your computer is sick with a virus or whatever, they can help. Call for more info at 526-8836. Or join up if you love tinkering with computers. Sorry, they don’t fix iPads.