Activities

ZumbaGold

These low impact  workouts combine music and Latin inspired dance moves. Held at St. Elizabeth’s gym, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  every Tuesday at 11:30 AM & Friday at 10:30 AM. Cost is $3 per class.  Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org  if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Chair Exercises 

Held every Monday at St. Elizabeth, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  from 9:30 – 10:30 AM and every Thursday at Advent Episcopal, 9373 Garber Road 63126, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM. Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected.  Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org  if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Chair Yoga 

Sherri Lucas, our beloved Zumba Gold instructor of 7 years, will be leading  a Silver Sneakers Chair Yoga Exercise program.  There will be NO downward dog, and absolutely NO tying your appendages into a pretzel. This class is truly relaxing and energizing!  Held at St. Elizabeth’s gym, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  every Tuesday at 10:30 AM . Cost is $3 per class or FREE with your Silver Sneakers Health Insurance Card.  Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org  if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Cards and Games

Every Thursday, after chair exercises at Advent, 9373 Garber Road 63126, about 10:15 AM, a group gathers in Cafe SAJE  for card games, dominoes and other games.  On the second Thursday of each month, they gather after Lunch and Learn (about 1:00 PM).  All are welcome. Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Quilting Bee

Quilters of all abilities are invited to join this friendly group of women – no one’s stitches will be removed. Don’t worry if you can’t see to quilt in a straight line, it adds character to the quilt.  Every Monday,  9373 Garber Road 63126, 11:00 AM.   All  are welcome. Bring a sandwich for lunch, and sides will be provided to share.  Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Pickleball  

Held at St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  every Monday from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, and  every Thursday from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Beginner lesson is included. All skill levels welcomed and encouraged. Cost is $3 per person. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org  if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

St Louis County Public Library                           Book Mobile #4

The St Louis County Public Library Book Mobile #4 comes to Church of the Advent,Episcopal Church 9373 Garber Road 63126  from 10:15 AM-11:00 AM every other week.  You can check out books from the selection of rolling shelves that are there, you can return a book, cassette, CD, magazine, or DVD that you borrowed from any of the book mobiles or any of the libraries. You can pick up books that you have reserved via the St Louis County Public Library web site.  And, If you don’t have a library card, you can attain one through Book Mobile #4 as well!!!!! We are so happy that we have this convenience available. You can find out more information by visiting www.slcl.org or calling 314-994-3300 x 2333. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance.

DATES   FOR    2019

June 13*      June 27      July 11*      July 25     August 8        August 22     September 5       September 19      October 3      October 17

October  31        November 14       December 5     December 19

* denotes a Lunch & Lunch day

 

Monthly Lunch & Learn

These monthly events combine a tasty lunch with information every older adult should know. Held every second Thursday of the month at Church of the Advent,  Episcopal Church 9373 Garber Road 63126, at 10:45 AM. Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected.  Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance to this event.

Upcoming Lunch  & Learn topics are

Thursday June 13, 2019

Lost Treasures of St Louis

Author and St . Louis historian, Cameron Collins, will be on hand to bring us back to the days of Coral Courts, The Floating Golden Arches, and trips to Stix, Baer & Fuller and Famous-Barr’s Tea Room.   After you’ve arrived back in this century, please join us for a  home cooked lunch and yummy desserts.

 

Thursday July 11, 2019

Better Together & St Louis County Representatives Bi-Partisan Round table    

 

Thursday August 8, 2019

Israel and Palestine: An Interfaith Journey with Deb Goldfeder

Deb Goldfeder, our Faith Community Nurse will be presenting on her trip to Israel and Palestine in June of 2019. She joined a group from the Interfaith Partnership made up of Jews, Muslims and Christians to visit sites holy to these faiths and to the Baha’i Faith. The Christians represented people from the Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Episcopal, and Presbyterian churches, Quaker Congregationalists, as well as non-denominational folks. She hopes it will be a fun presentation as well as educational. After the presentation please join us for a home cooked lunch and yummy desserts.

 

Thursday September 12, 2019

League of Women Voters: Current Ballot Issues

 

 

Monthly Movie Matinee

Held at St Thomas/Holy Spirit, 3980 South Lindbergh Blvd 63127.  Beverages and popcorn served in  the toasty warmth. The movie starts at 1:00 pm. Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance to this event.

 

Wednesday June 26 , 2019

Manchester By The Sea–  Rated-R   2016     Drama  – Run time: 2 hours 17 minutes

After the death of his older brother Joe, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked that Joe has made him sole guardian of his teenage nephew Patrick. Taking leave of his job as a janitor in Boston, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea, the fishing village where his working-class family has lived for generations. There, he is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife, Randi (Michelle Williams), and the community where he was born and raised.

 

Wednesday July 24 , 2019

The Old Man & The Gun –  Rated-PG13   2018     Biography/Comedy/Crime  – Run time: 1 hour 33 minutes

OLD MAN AND THE GUN is based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey Affleck), who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman (Sissy Spacek), who loves him in spite of his chosen profession.Also starring Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter and Tom Waits.

 

Wednesday August 28, 2019

The Big Sick –  Rated-R   2017     Comedy/Drama/Romance  – Run-time: 2 hours

The Big Sick is based on the real-life courtship between Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani (Nanjiani) and grad student Emily Gordon (Zoe Kazan) who fall in love but struggle while dealing with Emily’s mysterious illness and their families’ culture clash. Also staring Ray Romano, Holly Hunter.

 

MONTHLY BINGO

Bring your favorite BINGO tchotchke… SAJE has BINGO and prizes !!!!  Held on the LAST Thursday of the month at Church of the Advent,  Episcopal Church 9373 Garber Road 63126, at 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM. Cost is a FREE, Donations are accepted, but not expected. Please contact the office at 314-664-9700  if you need transportation assistance to this event.

April 25, 2019   May 30, 2019   June 27, 2019   July 25, 2019   August 29, 2019    September 26, 2019   October   31, 2019   November 21, 2019   December 26, 2019

 

SAJE Mini Day Trips

A SAJE organized Mini Day Trip around St Louis City and St Louis County. For the most part these will take place the 3rd Wednesday of the month, be sure to verify dates, as some activities and events can only happen on certain days, and be of minimal cost. Please be sure to RSVP, as some events require the purchase of tickets. All Mini Day trips will meet at St Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church prior to departing.

Please let Mary know if you have any ideas or special requests, you can reach her at  314-822-4736 or email  chubbmande@aol.com .

 

Leave Your Spikes and Clubs Behind…..”GOLF THE GALLERIES” returns to the Sheldon in Grand Center.  Unique, creative, fun! You’ve never golfed like this before, nor seen an art show like this, unless you came to this super fun event last year with SAJE!   On Wednesday, June 19, we will venture to the Sheldon Art Galleries, 3648 Washington, in Grand Center, to enjoy the transformation of the galleries into a miniature golf course and art experience. Designed by local architects and artists, each of the 9 holes is an adventure.  You may opt to play the course or stroll the galleries and encourage the golfers. We will carpool from St. Elizabeth’s upper parking lot at 12:00PM.  Ice Cream at the Fountain Restaurant on Locust, after you put your club away.  Cost: Your Ice Cream and $10 for the Golf show.  RSVP required to  Mary by Wednesday, June 12, 314-822-4736 or chubbmande@aol.com.

What: Golf at the Galleries, Sheldon Hall   3648 Washington

When: Wednesday June 19, 2019

Where: 12:00 PM, St Elizabeth’s upper parking lot to car pool

RSVP: Wednesday June 12, 2019  to Mary at 314-822-4736 or chubbmande@aol.com

COST: $10.00 Golf Show & your Ice Cream

 

If you have any suggestions for a topic for lunch and learn, or other requests, we WANT to hear from you. Please feel free to call Jessica at 314-664-9700 or email her at jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org

 

Please contact the office at 314-664-9700 or jessica.gerth@sajeseniorministry.org if you need transportation assistance to any of our events.