Y.E.S. Happenings

Youthful Energetic Seniors

Evalyn Sadlier Jones Branch YMCA

Mah Jong takes place at the Welch Family Center on Tuesdays (for ALL levels of play) from 1-4pm, and on Thursdays (for beginners) from 1-4pm.   Mah Jong is available FREE for our members only; if a guest wants to participate, they would pay a drop-in rate (as we do with Pickleball & Volleyball).   Please direct any questions to me.


SHINE for Medicare Insurance Counseling.   This service is available as a benefit for our members.  It is scheduled on Wednesdays from 11-3 in the computer room at the Welch Family Center.  One of our members, Marian Strassman, is responsible for these Medicare insurance counseling sessions.  Her contact number is 239-470-1916 if a member wants additional information or needs to schedule an appointment.  There will be NO insurance counseling on Wednesday, December 6 & 27.


Medicare Enrollment Information on Aetna, United Healthcare, Freedom/Optimum & Humana has been scheduled during the first week in December and is listed on the calendar.  This service helps to prepare members for the open enrollment during December.  Joy Leitner will be located at the main entrance to answer questions.  No appointment is needed.


All Ears Mobile Hearing will be at the Branch on Tuesday, December 5 from 9-11am.  Their mobile unit will be located outside the front entrance of the Branch.  The screening is FREE and no appointment is needed.


Arthur Murray FREE Dance Lessons have concluded for the season.  The next session will be scheduled sometime in mid-January, with an exact date to be determined.  If members are asking, please direct them to me.


The Holiday Luncheon is scheduled for Friday, December 8 at Café Baci at 12:00 noon.  A sign-up list is available.


Frank G. Berlin, Sr. Branch YMCA

Adult Dance Party: Every Saturday night there is an Adult Dance Party from 7:30pm-10:30pm with big band music. $10 admission. Open to public.

Beginner Bridge/Open Play is on Mondays @ 12:30pm in the Multi Purpose Studio.

Intermediate Bridge Play with instruction by Eric Kaye is every Wednesday @ 11:30am in the Board Room of the Bari Brooks Teen Center.

Mah-jongg open play is every Friday @ 11:30am in the Multi Purpose Studio.

Arthur Murray Dance Lessons held weekly on Wednesday from 11:30am-12:30pm in Studio B. The lessons are offered FREE to our members. Sign Up is encouraged. Call Rhonda Kapusta @ 941-955-8194 x107 if interested.

Adult Tap Advanced and Intermediate is offered on Thursdays 1pm for Advanced and 2pm for Intermediate.