55 & Better

Prevent T2 Diabetes

This Prevent T2 program includes a trained lifestyle coach, CDC-approved curriculum and a group environment. You will learn to eat healthy, get physically active, manage stress, stay motivated, and solve problems that can get in the way of healthy changes. PreventT2 is a year-long program meeting for one hour most weeks for the first 6 months and once or twice a month for the second 6 months.

Location: Arrowhead Community Center
Fee: $360/ monthly payment option available.
Min/Max: 10/30

Date Day Time
Sept 19 W 7:00 PM

 

Bunco Nights!

Come for some fun, socialization, and snacks at Arrowhead Community Center for some Bunco fun! We will supply the dice and drinks; you bring a snack to share and $5 to join in on the fun. Cash prizes for: Most Bunco’s, Most Losses, Last Bunco, 50/50 and if we have enough we will have a loser lottery. The Bunco group handles their own prize money so there is no need to register ahead of time for this program. Just show up ready to play and have a good time!

Location: Arrowhead Community Center

Date Day Time
Sept 12 W 7:00 PM
Oct 10 W 7:00 PM
Nov 14 W 7:00 PM
Dec 12 W 7:00 PM

 

TRIAD Community Lunch

On the first Wednesday of the month, come to the United Methodist Church of Channahon for lunch, learning and socializing. Each month the TRIAD committee organizes a speaker to come and talk to the group about various topics. Enjoy a meal provided by Meals on Wheels from the Kankakee County Community Services, but please call 815-726-0094 to reserve a spot.

Location: United Methodist Church of Channahon
Fee: $4

Date Day Time
Sept 5 W 11:30 AM
Oct 3 W 11:30 AM
Nov 7 W 11:30 AM
Dec 5 W 11:30 AM

 

Games & More!

Join us on every Tuesday of the month (expect Big Bingo Tuesday) to socialize with friends new and old, play cards, dice, bingo and enjoy some quality time together. Bring a couple or pennies, dimes and nickels and you are all set to play!

Location: Arrowhead Community Center

Day: Tuesday

Time: 9:30 AM

BIG Bingo Tuesdays

On the last Tuesday of the month, come in to Arrowhead Community Center for some BIG Bingo! We play 10 games of bingo for prizes and have a delicious lunch afterwards. Participants should sign up prior to the lunch. If you cannot, feel free to call the Arrowhead Community Center and we will place you on a waitlist, and you just have to pay the day of!

Location: Arrowhead Community Center
Res/Nonres: $6/$7

Date Day Time
Sept 18* TU 11 AM
Oct 30 TU 11 AM
Nov 27 TU 11 AM

*3rd Tuesday
No luncheon in December

Fun & 50

”Fun & 50” is a monthly pamphlet that is mailed to residents who are 50 and older. The pamphlet advertises all programs, services and activities geared toward active adults which are offered by the Channahon Park District. If you would like to receive this one a month mailing please call Paulina Tredennick at (815) 521-3111.

Three Rivers Book Discussions

Book discussions are a great way to meet people and enhance our understanding of the people around us. Join a staff member from the Three Rivers Library for a lively book discussion. Our group will meet at 7:00 PM on the first Wednesday of the month at Arrowhead Community Center.

Books will be available for checkout at the meetings for everyone with a valid library card or at either location of the Three Rivers Library. For more information, please call Laure at 815-467-6200.