Activities

The Branson Community Center offers a variety of ongoing, weekly and monthly activities.  Click on the Activities Calendar to see the current month's schedule.  See below a brief description of some of our more popular activities.  


Entertainment, Speakers, and Games

Stay after lunch to participate in a variety of events to help improve your life, health and happiness. The Senior Center plans special quest speakers once a month on the topics of Health and Nutrition. They also periodically bring in local entertainers to perform during lunch for your entertainment.

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Fitness Classes

A variety of fitness classes are available, including Chair Exercises, Fitness Gold, Yoga and Zumba.  Due to the popularity of Zumba, multiple classes are available.  The Zumba Gold Class is great for older adults that are looking for all the moves you love at a lower intensity.  Click here for fees and the class schedule.   


For a complete schedule of Fitness Classes for Seniors, click here.


Cards Games

Monday:                                       Tuesday:                                       Wednesday:                              Thursday:                               Friday:
Pinochle 12:15pm                     Hand & Foot 10:30am              Bridge  10:30pm                     Bridge 10:00am                   Pinochle 12:15pm

Texas Hold'em 6:00pm            Bridge 10:30am

 

Girls Night Out

Join us each month for a fun project.  Click here for our projects and dates.  Please call Traci at 417-337-8510 to reserve your spot.


Scrapbooking

Join us for a fun night of scrapping at the Branson Community Center.  Crops are usually held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday night of the month from 3:00-9:00pm. The fee to attend is $3. Bring your supplies and a snack to share. Some scrapbook tools are available for your to use. Click here for more details.  Call Traci to reserve your spot at 417-337-8510.

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Community Center painting

Arts, Crafts, and Fun Activities

The Branson Community Center offers a wide variety of classes, groups and activities for all ages, including China and Oil painting for the fine artists and Quilting for those who really like to get "hands on" with their projects.  Check out the activities calendar for exact dates and times.  


Crochet Club

The Crochet Club meets Mondays at 10:30 am. The class is free to attend but you are required to bring your own supplies.  Check out the Crochet Club flyer for more details.


Weight Watchers 

Weight Watchers is a professional weight loss program that is not a diet; it is a program that teaches you to eat right and live healthy.  For more information, call Weight Watchers at 1-800-651-6000.

Meeting times:
Tuesday 9:00am
Wednesday 5:30pm 

 

Quilting 

The Tri Lakes Quilters, under the direction of RoseMary Ford, have done hand quilting for the public since the center opened in 1991. People bring in their quilt tops and the ladies hand stitch them and turn them into family treasures. A nominal fee is charged. Quilters "Have Needle Will Stitch" on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00am to 12:30pm. Bring in your quilt tops for an estimate.


Ballroom Dance 

Drop-in to our monthly Ballroom Dance on the fourth Saturday of the month from 7:00-10:00pm at the Branson Community Center.

Dance Flyer

BINGO!

Every Thursday at 12:45pm, right after lunch. Free!



Foot Clinic

Southwest Missouri Office of Aging offers a FREE foot clinic. Dates vary and you will need to call 417-335-4801 to make an appointment.


Beginner Mountain Dulcimer Lessons

The Appalachian dulcimer or mountain dulcimer is a fretted string instrument of the zither family, typically with three or four strings. Its origins are in the Appalachian region of the United States. The body extends the  length of the fingerboard, and its fretting is generally diatonic. If you would like to learn how to play this instrument or have questions, please call Tom or Bev Arnold at 417-239-0223 for more details. Lessons are the 2nd Monday evening of each month from 6:00pm-7:30pm.  Click here for the flyer.



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