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

March 7                  March 21

April 4                     April 18

May 2                      May 16

* 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, March  14, 10:45 AM        

Straight Talk and Straight Answers from parents, grandparents, and professionals about the addiction epidemic affecting us all
This is not the most pleasant of topics to discuss, but we all either know someone personally or have been effected ourselves by this sometimes,  silent killer that is prevalent in our area. So, let talk about what it. Heroin, Fentanyl, opioids and other drugs that are taking the lives of our neighborhoods, children, and  grandchildren. Together with the NCADA, and STEP UP of St Louis, and other organizations, let’s find the grace that will help our community get back our loved ones, and our neighbors !!!

Thursday April 11, 2019

The History of Missouri Aviation   

Dan O’Hara & Gary Liming from the Missouri Aviation Historical Society will be on hand to share the history of Missouri Aviation  guiding us through the mid 1800’s balloon era all that way to today’s Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet  as well as WWII aviation and the early space race.  After you’ve landed please join us for a  home cooked lunch and yummy desserts.

Thursday May 9, 2019

AARP Driving Program

Paul Wengler will be here to discuss Smart Driving, the class offered by AARP Driver Safety.This program  is the nation’s largest classroom and online driver safety course and is designed especially for drivers age 50 and older. After you’ve parked please join us for a home cooked lunch and yummy desserts.

 

Thursday June 13, 2019

Lost Treasures of St Louis

Cameron  Collins shares his fascination of St Louis history with us.

 

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 April 24 , 2019

The Babe –  Rated-PG  1992     Biography /Drama / History / Sports  – Runtime: 1 hour 55 minutes

Starring St.Louis’s own John Goodman this classic traces the career of Babe Ruth from his days as a youngster in an orphanage to his last days as a manager. Includes such moments as the famous predicted home-run and the promise to little Johnny. Also starring   Kelly McGillis, Trini Alvarado

 

Wednesday May 22 , 2019

Crazy Rich Asians –  Rated-PG13   2018     Comedy  – Runtime: 2 hours

Based on the acclaimed worldwide bestseller. Native New Yorker Rachel Chu accompanies her boyfriend to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore and meets his family for the first time. Starring – Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan

 

Wednesday June

 

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 .

 

 

 

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.