Activities at Johns Hill Center

Johns Hill Center features art/craft classes, special events, luncheons, card games and trips for adults aged 55+. Programs are held at the center unless otherwise noted. Location: 601 S. Jasper. Hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information or to be added to the trips and events mailing list, call Dana at 429-7750.

Watercolor Class

Come join this painting class and learn about watercolors. Taught by Don Gruber.
Date: Thursdays, September – May
Time: 9 – 11 a.m.
Fee: $25 every three months

Game Day

Enjoy a good old-fashioned game of cards! Play bridge, rummy or pinochle. You do not need to bring a partner.
Date/Time: Fridays from 1 – 4 p.m.
Fee: $1 refreshment donation

Bunco

Roll the dice! This game is easy to learn and can be played with any number of people. Prizes will be awarded each month.
Date/Time: Second Thursday of each month at 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $4 per person


Trips & More!

Take a field trip with us! We provide the transportation and you have lots of fun!

Trips & More October – March 2019

October – March 2019 Registration Form


Holiday Activities

Join your friends for a great meal at Johns Hill Center!

HolidayDayDateTime
Christmas LunchWDecember 12Noon
Winter CookoutThJanuary 24Noon
Sweetheart LunchThFebruary 14Noon
St. Patrick's Day LunchWMarch 13Noon

Fee: $10 per meal
RSVP: Register one week in advance by calling 429-7750.
Note: Transportation is provided to and from lunches for an additional $2.


Total Fit at the DISC

If you’re age 50 or better, get healthy with Total Fit at the DISC! This upgrade of the Fit 3 Program includes indvidualized training and assistance on the fitness machines and the use of the DISC’s new fitness app, ActivTrax. You’ll also receive 3 FREE visits to the DISC and quarterly newsletters with valuable health tips and class updates. To be added to the mailing list and join the updated, free Total
Fit program, call the DISC at 429-3472.

Forever Fit – NEW!

This popular class includes low-impact interval training (LIIT), dance fitness, and rowing to improve flexibility, endurance, and strength. Walking Club – NEW! Earn prizes by walking the DISC indoor track! Each month beginning October 1, you can virtually walk miles to different destinations around the world! When you reach your destination, you’ll qualify to earn a prize! See DISC staff for a mileage
log sheet.

Health Screenings

Take advantage of free or low-cost monthly health screenings provided by DMH!
Dates: Oct. 10, Nov. 14, Dec. 12. Jan. 5, Feb. 13, Mar. 13
Time: 8-10 a.m.

Fun Fridays

Have fun and keep your mind sharp with games and puzzles! Fun Fridays are the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month from 9 – 10 a.m., beginning October 12. Drop in!


Special Activities

2019 National Senior Health & Fitness Day

Join the DISC and organizations across the country in celebration of National Senior Health & Fitness Day, the nation’s largest health promotion event for older adults. Enjoy health screenings courtesy of Decatur Memorial Hospital, demo exercise activities, and giveaways.
Dates: Wednesday, May 29
Time: 8 – 11 a.m.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood


SilverSneakers at the DISC

The DISC is a proud new partner in the award-winning Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness program! Many health plans around the country offer SilverSneakers. Are you eligible? We can check! Join us, and unlock the doors to greater independence and a healthier life. Call 429-3472 for more information.