Parks & Recreation Program Guide

Welcome to our program guide. Click on a program name for more details. Click on the "Register Here" link, where available, to register for the selected program.
 

Creative Arts

Thu 12/01/22 to Thu 12/29/22  Advanced Watercolor
Event ID: 46389
Participants in Advance Watercolor Painting will learn to select the appropriate content, format, and materials to meet the objectives of an audience or client. Participants will apply concepts such as color theory and light and shadow to create works that convey a sense of atmosphere, mood, or drama. The supply list we be available the first day of class.
 
Date: Thurs, December 1-29 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Thu 12/01/22 to Thu 12/29/22  Art - All Media- Thursday-Dec
Event ID: 45993
Join this painting class while the instructor offers suggestions and tips to enhance your paintings. You will be able to paint in any medium. Each student paints individual work from personally selected subjects. Beginners are welcome.
 
Thu, Dec 1 - 29  9:00am - 12:00pm Location:  Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Thu 12/01/22 to Thu 12/29/22  Open Studio
Event ID: 46412
Open Studio is for participants to work on a variety arts and crafts projects they may have. And will give them opportunity to share space and ideas with another artist.
 
Date: Mon & Thurs, December 1-29 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Art WorkShop
Event ID: 50401

Painting class while the instructor offers suggestions and tips to enhance your paintings. Each student paints individual work from personally selected subjects. All level painters are welcome.

 
Date: Wed & Fri, December 2-30 Time: 12:30pm-2:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: $10 a month
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Mon 12/05/22 to Mon 12/26/22  Yarn Club
Event ID: 46431
Do you like to knit or crochet? Maybe you don’t how but always wanted to learn, well this class is for you! For the advance bring your supplies and projects to work on. And for the beginners there will be an instructor available to help guide you. Supply list available upon request.
 
Date: Mon, September 5-26 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Tue 12/06/22 to Tue 12/27/22  Art - All Media - Tuesday- Dec
Event ID: 45973
 
Join this painting class while the instructor offers suggestions and tips to enhance your paintings. You will be able to paint in any medium. Each student paints individual work from personally selected subjects. Beginners are welcome.
 
Tue, Dec 6 - 27 9:00am - 12:00pm Location:  Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Tue 12/06/22 to Tue 12/27/22  Woodcarving Delight
Event ID: 46545
Create your own masterpiece by carving wood with the OKC Woodcarving group at the Will Rogers Senior Center. Students will learn the basics of scraping, sanding, assembly, and finishing. Students can make the perfect gift for family and friends. A supply list will be available the first day of class.
 
Date: Tues, December 6-27 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Wed 12/07/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Art - All Media - Wednesday-Dec
Event ID: 45990
Join this painting class while the instructor offers suggestions and tips to enhance your paintings. You will be able to paint in any medium. Each student paints individual work from personally selected subjects. Beginners are welcome.
 
Wed,  Dec 7 - 28  9:00am - 12:00pm Location:  Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Wed 12/07/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Tatting
Event ID: 46423
his class is a technique for handcrafting a particularly durable lace from a series of knots and loops. Tatting can be used to make lace edging as well as dollies, collars, and accessories such as earrings, necklaces, rings, bracelets, and other decorative pieces. See instructor for supply list
 
Date: Wed, December 7-28 Time: 9:00am-11:00am Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Health, Wellness & Fitness

Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Chair Yoga
Event ID: 46357
Develop core strength and flexibility while sitting in a chair! Chair support is offered to safely perform a variety of postures designed to increase flexibility, balance, and range of motion. This class is set to soft music to provide a feeling of relaxation and serenity.
 
Date: Fri, December 2-30 Time: 11:00am-12:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Gentle Yoga
Event ID: 46204
Gentle Yoga is designed for a slower paced more relaxed form of Yoga. In the class you will use simple movements with clear instructions; variations available according to ability and need. Experience better balance, quality of breathing and greater awareness.
 
Date: Mon, Wed, & Fri, December 2-30  Time: 9:00am-10:00am Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: $10 a month
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Stay Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) - Dec
Event ID: 45702
SAIL is a strength, balance, and fitness program for active adults. This program's purpose is to stay active and reduce the chance of falling. SAIL exercises can be done standing or sitting in a chair.
 
Mon & Fri,  Dec 2 - 30 12:00pm - 1:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Tai Chi for Better Balance
Event ID: 46193
Join this gentle, low impact, slow moving exercise commonly called meditation in motion. This beginner class promotes flowing movements to improve balance, coordination, strength, flexibility and reduce stress
 
Date: Wed & Fri, December 2-30 Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Wed 12/07/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Chair Drumming
Event ID: 50398
Move to the beat in this beginner class, combining rhythm, stretching, and exercise for a fun workout! 
 no drum experience necessary.
 
Date: December 7-28 Time: 1:15pm-2:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Wed 12/07/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Seated Hula
Event ID: 46175
We bring Hawaii to you in this easy flowing dance class. This class is performed primarily in a chair, though you may be on your feet occasionally. All levels can experience the loosening of joints as you glide to the Hawaiian music.
 
Date: Wed, December 7-28 Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Performing Arts

Wed 09/14/22 to Sun 02/12/23  Senior One Act
Event ID:47770
Senior One Act theatre is a program that starts soon and adds a little fun to your fall. Rehearsals are once a week until after Christmas, and then we get ready for our Valentines performance weekend. If this is something you already enjoy, come enjoy it with us! If you have always wanted to try your hand at acting, let this be the perfect time and place to get your feet wet! No prior experience necessary. 
 
Date: Sun Sep 7th - Feb 12th Time: 12:00pm-2:00pm Location: Nw Optimist
 
Ages: Senior 50+
Cost:Free
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Wed 09/14/22 to Wed 02/08/23  Senior Reader's Theatre
Event ID: 47772

You are never too old to try new things or perhaps revisit something from your past that made you happy. Our players are re-introduced to plays from the past that are performed as Reader’s Theatre. Participants can enjoy plays of yesteryear without memorization or stage movement. The shows are performed sitting at a table where the actors use their voices and expressiveness to a live audience at senior living facilities.                

Lead Artist: Toby Tobin 

 
Date: Wed,  Sep 14th - Feb 13th Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: NW Optimist
 
Ages: Senior 50+
Cost: 5 Per Month
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  WRSC Garage Band
Event ID: 46474
Bring an instrument of your choice and join in on this music jam hour. All levels welcome. You can bring sheet music or just your voice if you prefer to sing along with the instruments.
 
Date: Tues & Fri, December 2-30 Time: 12:30pm-1:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Mon 12/05/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Tap & Jazz Dancing
Event ID: 46461
Love to dance and always dream of tap, well here is your chance! In this dance class you will learn the proper way to tap and understand calls of the dance mixed with a little jazz technique. Tap and jazz is a great way to get a full cardio workout as well as learn to dance to variety of music. Must provide your own tap shoes.
 
Date: Mon & Wed, December 5-28  Time: 10:30am-11:30am Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: $5 drop in
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Special Interest

Wed 09/07/22 to Fri 12/23/22  Seniors in the house
Event ID: 47844
Calling all seniors to meet other seniors in your local area! Join us for activities
That keep you young and active! Come play Board Game, Domino’s, Ping Pong
Are just come for treats and conversation. There is something for everyone.
No class on 11/25/2022.
 
Date: Mon, Wed, Fri, 9/7 - 12/23  Time: 5p - 7p Location: Pitts Recreation Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Thu 12/01/22 to Thu 12/29/22  Square Dancing
Event ID: 46439
Come Join this fun social dance group as you dance through your square as well as some simple line dance. You will learn how to glide and turn with calls from the host caller. Squaring Dancing is a wonderful activity for your brain as well as movement of your feet and arms. Beginners are welcome no partner needed.
 
Date: Thurs, December 1-29 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Thu 12/01/22 to Thu 12/29/22  Zydeco Dance
Event ID: 46451
The Zydeco dance style has its roots in folk dance that corresponds to the heavily syncopated zydeco music with creole roots. This dance style is good for single dancers or partners incorporating dance moves such as the Cajun waltz, two step, and the Cajun jitterbug.
 
Date: Thurs, December 1-29 Time: 11:30am-12:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Fri 12/02/22 to Fri 12/30/22  Spanish Club
Event ID: 50391
Join this group to learn conversational skills practicing the Spanish language. Bridge the gap between the written word and the spoken word. Beginning and experienced welcome.
 
Date: Fri, December 2-30 Time: 1:15pm-2:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Mon 12/05/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Bridge
Event ID: 46500
Give your brain a workout and join in on a challenging card game.
 
Date: Mon & Wed, December 5-28  Time: 12:00pm-3:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Tue 12/06/22 to Tue 12/27/22  Discussion in History
Event ID: 46577
Are you a History Buff or you just like to discuss current events? This is the group for you! Join in on discussions through history. Group members choose topics and genres to discuss for each week.
 
Date: Tues, December 6-27 Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Tue 12/06/22 to Tue 12/27/22  Dominos
Event ID: 49473
Calling all domino players! A friendly game played for fun all are welcome.
 
Date: Tues, December 6-27  Time: 8:30am-11:30am Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Wed 12/07/22 to Wed 12/28/22  Rummikub
Event ID: 46534
Want to learn a new game or you already know how to play? Then come join in! This game is tile-based for 2 to 4 players at a table combining elements of the card game rummy and mahjong.
 
Date: Wed, December Time: 10:15am-2:15pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Mon 12/12/22  Brown Bag Bingo & Speaker
Event ID: 46484
Come out and enjoy fellowship and don’t forget the fun and exciting game of Bingo. Bring your own lunch an item for a prize and listen to a guest speaker to discuss information important to senior citizens.
 
Date: Mon, December 14 Time: 11:30am-1:30pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Mon 12/19/22  Get the Most Out of Your Android
Event ID: 49450
Need help with your phone? Bring your phone and questions to class and learn not only the basics calls, text, & photos as well as other features of your device. Pre-Registration Required
 
Date: Mon, December 19 Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center
 
Ages: 50+
Cost: Free
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Tue 12/27/22  WRSC Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
 
 
 
 a little appreciation just to say thank you! We invite all our official volunteers to this luncheon 
Please contact WRSC for more information 405.297.1455 
 
Date: December Time: 12:00pm-2:00pm Location: Will Rogers Senior Center   Ages: 50+ Cost: Free Register on Site!
 
 
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