Social & Recreational
List of Classes
Social & Recreational Classes
Below is a listing of our “regular” social and recreational programs. We also offer a number of rotating and limited-time programs, so be sure to check out our weekly TRAAC Notes updates and program calendar for new programs and changes.
Enjoy reading and discussing the monthly literary choices. See article for monthly selections.
Leader: Monica Wagg
3rd Thurs. at 1:00; must pre-register
Everyone needs greeting cards and you can create your own personalized cards for family and friends. All supplies are provided. Limit: 8; must pre-register
Leader: Kathy Stevick
Mondays at 10:00-11:00; 11/1, 11/15, 12/6 & 12/20
Cost: $.25 per card
Craft projects of all kinds are being made with Audrey. Join us on the second Thursday and get your crafting skills working. These are all Make-It & Take-It projects. No experience necessary! Limit: 6; must pre-register
Leader: Audrey Wilkins
Thurs. at 10:30-12:00; 11/11 & 12/9; Suggested Donation
Join us for a lively discussion on happenings around our town, county, state, nation & the world. Everyone is welcome and all opinions are appreciated.
Leader: June Hankins
1st and 3rd Tuesday each month at 1:00; must pre-register
This committee works to be inclusive to all and to make sure all are welcome. Our primary focus is the inclusion of our LGBTQ senior consumers in the greater Pottstown area as well as being inclusive of all human rights. We strive as a committee to be involved with the acknowledgement and engagement of all minorities, holidays and to support and work with other local organizations toward this common goal.
Leader: Paula Mayewski
Genealogy with Kristine
Learn how to trace your “family trees” with Kristine Parkes using documents, websites
Leader: Kristine Parkes
Time: 2nd Tuesday of each month
The History Club will meet the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month. Join us for lively discussions, videos, movies & guest speakers. All programs begin at 1:00.
Leader: Dr. Greg Gubler
Time: 1:00; Limit 20; must pre-register
LGBTQ Senior Social Group
A time to socialize, interact and connect at the TRAAC. The group meets monthly and provides an opportunity for LGBTQ seniors and allies to meet and enjoy some refreshments, each other’s company as well as activities in the center or at a nearby restaurant. Contact Paula (610.323.5009; ext. 105) for more information.
Leader: Paula Mayewski
Enjoy a lunch out with friends as we travel to different locations in our area each month. Lunch is on your own.
Lunch Bunch will return in 2022!
Meeting of the Men! Breakfast with Brian
Get together with your friends to check out what’s happening at the TRAAC. The group meets monthly at a local restaurant to enjoy time together. Everyone is welcome.
Meeting of the Men will return in 2022! We look forward to seeing you at that time.
The art of paper folding often associated with the Japanese culture. Origami develops hand-eye coordination, sequencing skills, memory, but also patience and attention skills. Origami allows you to develop fine motor skills and mental concentration.
Leader: Kathy Stevick
Fridays at 10:30-11:30; Suggested donation – 11/12 & 12/10; Limit 8; must pre-register
The game room is currently open for Pool players from 8:00 – 11:30; Monday thru Friday. Everyone in attendance must be masked at all times; you must pre-register for days you would like to come in. Attendance will be limited and you must remain in the game room.
Mon. thru Fri. at 8:00; Limit 6; must pre-register
Self-led, No Charge
Mon. at 10:30; Limit 8; must pre-register
The game room is currently open for Shuffleboard players from 1:30 – 3:30; Monday thru Friday. Everyone in attendance must be masked at all times; you must pre-register for days you would like to come in. Attendance will be limited and you must remain in the game room.
Mon. thru Fri. at 1:30; Limit 6; must pre-register
Get together with friends!
4th Thurs. of the month; call the TRAAC to register
4:30 – 7 PM, Chili’s Social Hour will return in 2022!
Spanish Lessons – Conversational Spanish
Join us for a quick review or learn something new. The Spanish classes will resume at the various levels (Introductory, Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced) after we have had time to review and engage in conversation. Learn how to speak, read and write in Spanish.
Instructor: Evelyn Dudonis/$2
Wed. at 1:00; all levels
Stamp Club - Evenings
Leader: Ralph Bartholomew
1st Mon. each month; 5:30 PM *New Time!