Free Social Opportunities

Add friendship to life's great joys when you attend our free social gatherings!

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Coffee With Series

Ages 50+. All are invited to have coffee with a public employee of the City of Springfield or Willamalane. Free coffee is available in the lounge during the program. This is an opportunity for public service employees and community members that they serve to come together — over coffee — to discuss issues and learn more about each other.

Last Tuesday of the Month  10:45-11:30am  Free 


Hand Quilting
Ages 50+. Experienced hand quilters work on pieced tops for community members as a Willamalane Adult Activity Center fundraiser. Quilters that are new to hand quilting are encouraged to come and learn more. For inquiries, call 541-736-4444.
Tuesdays  9am-12pm  Free 


Lounge Activities
Ages 50+. Experienced volunteers facilitate cribbage, Uno, coloring, plastic canvas and other craft activities in the lounge.

Tuesdays  9:30-11:30am  Free 
Wednesdays  9:30-11:30am  Free 
Thursdays  12:30-2pm Free 


Old-Time Music Afternoon
Guitar player and singer Bruce McLennan returns to play old-time melodies. Tap your toes, sing along, or dance to your favorites.
6/14  Friday  11:30-1pm  Free 
7/12  Friday  11:30-1pm  Free 
8/9  Friday  11:30-1pm  Free 


Puzzles
Ages 50+. Calling all puzzle fans. Our puzzle table is free and available to anyone who wants to join in. Puzzles can also be checked out to take home.

Mondays-Thursdays 8:30am-9pm  Free 
Fridays 8:30am-5pm  Free 


Rosie Riveters
Ages 50+. The American Rosie the Riveter Association seeks to recognize and preserve the history and legacy of World War II-era working women, including volunteer women, and promote fellowship among these women and their descendants.
2nd Friday of each month  12:30-2:30pm  $5 


Social Hour
Ages 50+. Celebrate the week with special activities in the lounge during social hour. Concessions, music, board games, knitting, crocheting and more.

Fridays  2-3:30pm  Free 


Whippets Walking Group
Ages 50+. Moderate to brisk one-hour walks through the park, rain or shine. Free to join, newcomers welcome.

Tuesdays & Thursdays  8:30am  Free 


Movies

Movie Appreciation Group

Ages 50+. Movies start at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays and are free. A brief introduction will precede each film followed by an informal discussion. No movies in July or August; join us in September for more movie magic. Popcorn is available for 50 cents. All movies are subtitled.

June: South American Sampler

6/5  "Secret of the Incas"
1954, PG-13, 100 minutes 
6/12  "Fitzcarraldo"
1982, PG-13, 158 minutes 
6/19  "The 33"
2015, PG-13, 127 minutes 

Adult Activity Center Matinees

Movies start at 1:30 p.m. on Fridays and are free. Subtitles available. Popcorn is available for 50 cents.

6/7  "First Man"
2018, PG-13, 141 minutes 
7/5  "Mary Poppins Returns"
2018, PG, 130 minutes 
8/1  "A Star Is Born"
2018, R, 136 minutes 
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