Activities & Events



Activities & Events

Onion Creek Senior Center offers a variety of activities and programs for its members and the community. These activities and programs focus on the unique needs of seniors.

Announcements
No new announcements at this time.

Covid-19 Precautions

Coming together again will require some new rules that we will ask that you abide by so we can keep everyone safe at OCSC:
 
- Until further notice, please wear a Mask
- Must have a signed Waiver on file in office
- No food, tea or coffee served anywhere in center
- You are welcome to bring your own drink
- Please clean all surfaces used
- Please return tables & chairs back where you found them
- Please wash your hands often & use hand sanitizers
- If someone in your household is infected, please stay home!
 
With your help, we will be able to add more activities in the coming months. We do encourage all members to get the two vaccinations.


Current Virtual:

SILVER SNEAKERS (Facebook Live Streams)
Mondays
Circuit/Interval: 9:30a-10:30a

Wednesdays
Boom Move: 9:30a-10:00a
Boom Muscle: 10:10a-10:40a

Exercise classes live on Facebook with our instructor: Ann Moreland
Please have a chair available. Remember that whatever the instructor does, if she is standing, you can always sit.
**If you are a SILVER SNEAKERS participant, please comment on the video, that you are present and leave your name that you used to apply for Silver Sneakers if different than your Facebook name.


Activities listed below meet at the Center
*Times & Dates are subject to change


Arts & Crafts

Love to create?! This section is for you... keep your creative juices flowing!
Some classes/clubs may require a class fee and/or materials

The Buda Bee Club (Quilting)
Tuesdays at 10:00a-12:30p
(Mini Schedule) 1st Tues., Business Meeting—2nd & 4th Tues., Social Day—3rd Tues., Demo

Beginners Quilt Workshop 
Tuesdays at 10:00a-12:30p
Workshop Full (no more seats available at this time)

Sassy Senior Stampers Class
1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 1:00p
*Cost is $5.00 for all participants (Free, if cards are donated to OCSC) bring a covered dish to share. Required Materials: scissors, double sided tape or glue

Art Class with Marcela
Love to paint? Come paint with us! Limited seating, please Contact Us to be added to the roster


Health & Wellness

It's important to keep your health in check. These specific classes and programs are setup specifically towards Senior Health. Somes may require a class fee and/or exercise equipment.

Blood Pressure & Glucuse Checks
TBA

Exercise Classes (Silver Sneakers based classes)
• Strength & Balance
Fridays, 9:30a - 10:30a

(Bring your own personal equipment to class: Hand weights, exercise band, small exercise ball) 
* Silver Sneaker Members & OCSC members: no class fee
* Non-Members: 2 free trail classes, $3.00 class fee for each class attended after trial period

Tai Chi Class 
TBA

TOPS Meeting
Tuesdays, starting at 10:00a-11:30a
TOPS stands for: Take Off Pounds Sensibly.
First meeting is free! Low cost support group.

Chair Yoga
Fridays, 10:45a - 12:00p - Chair Yoga

Classes include breathing exercises, warm up stretches, standing poses, balance core work, stretching, and twist restorative poses. Gentle yoga & releasing stress are emphasized.


Fun & Games
It's all about Fun and Games in this section! Enjoy fellowship, while challenging your mind.

Bingo
TBA

Game & Cards 
Thursdays, 9:00a - 12:30p
Dominoes, Cards, Checkers, Chess, & more!  


Education & Workshops

You are never too old to learn! Onion Creek brings in a variety of workshops and classes that focus on Senior needs. Some classes may require a class fee.

American Sign Laguage
TBA

Medicare Insurance Workshop
TBA


Support & Discussion

Onion Creek Senior Center knows the importance of coming together for support. We have set up an environment where our members and community feel safe and welcomed in support & discussion groups.

Caregiver Support Group [Buda & South Austin]
TBA

Friends Discussion Group
TBA

Grief Support Group: Life after Loss
TBA


Socials & Food

You can't go wrong with enjoying food and friends!

Covered Dish Social Event
TBA

Thursday Lunch
NO LUNCHES AT THIS TIME


Music & Dance

Country Dance Event
TBA

Line Dancing Class 
TBA


Sports & Outdoors

Enjoy the outdoors? We got you covered. Enjoy more than excercise class? Game on, we have you covered there too!

Gardening Club
TBA
(Check out the Garden Page! Click here)

Pickle Ball Activity
TBA


If the Hays CISD schools close due to bad weather, the center will also close.
Check out these links for school closures due to weather. Hays informed Click HERE
 Hays CISD Click HERE