Activities

ZumbaGold

These low impact  workouts combine music and Latin inspired dance moves. Held on Tuesday’s at St. Thomas/Holy Spirit, 3980 South Lindbergh 63127, every Tuesday at 11:30 and held at St. Elizabeth’s gym, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  every  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 

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. Thomas/Holy Spirit, 3980 South Lindbergh 63127,  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- Beginner

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.

Pickleball- Beginner+

Held at St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1414 South Sappington Road 63126,  every Monday from 12:00PM  – 3:00 PM.    This is Pickball for experienced beginners who wish to up their game and competition.  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

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 September 12, 2019

League of Women Voters

Since there will not be a vote in November of this year, there are no current ballot issues to be discussed. SO, the St Louis League of Women Voters will come to our SAJE Lunch & Learn and share some of the history of the organization as they celebrate their Centennial. It was November  13, 1919 the day our league was started.  As well as explain  the NPV or the National Popular Vote. The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact would essentially elect the President by direct vote of the people. Following the presentation please join us for a home cooked lunch and yummy desserts.

Thursday October 10, 2019

Medicare Open Enrollment Update & Walgreen’s Flu and Pneumonia vaccinations

Nancy Grafton, a CLAIM counselor will be here to explain the new Medicare changes that will take place in 2020. Remember all  Medicare and supplement changes have to take place between October 15 and December 7, 2019. This is a VERY useful presentation. Last year Nancy assisted numerous SAJE participants in saving money!  Nancy will be able to answer questions and explain how the changes effect you. Walgreen’s  will be here to give Flu and Pneumonia shots, just bring your insurance cards.  Lunch and desserts will be served immediately following, at noon. Then it’s off to the SAJE café for cards and Mexican Train Dominoes.

 

Thursday November 14, 2019

TBD……

Thursday December 12, 2019

The 8th Notes Ladies Christmas Choir Concert

Back again this year the 8th Notes Ladies Choir will perform a festive holiday concert, to help us ring in the Christmas Season. This is a fabulous treat followed by a Holiday style lunch and yummy home made desserts at noon.

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 September 25, 2019

Moneyball –  Rated-PG-13   2011     Drama/Action  – Run-time: 2 hours 13 minutes

Brad Pitt stars in this film about Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane and his attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players. Starring – Brad Pitt, Robin Wright & Bob Costas

 

Wednesday October 23, 2019

The Green Book  –  Rated-PG-13   2018     Drama/Comedy   – Run-time: 2 hours 10 minutes

The Green Book is a film inspired by a true friendship that transcended race, class, and the 1962 Mason-Dixon line.  A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South. Starring – Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini

 

Wednesday November 27, 2019

The Greatest Showman –  Rated-PG   2017     Biography/Drama/ Musical  – Run-time: 1 hour 45 minutes

Hugh Jackman stars in this bold and original musical inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum – celebrating the birth of show business and dreams coming to life. Starring – Hugh Jackman,  Zac Efron & Michelle Winters

 

THERE WILL BE NO MOVIE IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER….ENJOY THE HOLIDAYS!!!!!!!!

 

 

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.

September 26, 2019   October   31, 2019  PLEASE NOTE NO BINGO IN NOVEMBER, TWO IN DECEMBER     December 6, 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 .

 

 

 

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.