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Statement of Health & Concern

Dear WCCC Friends and Patrons,

As everyone must know by now, the State of Georgia has been hit with the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  In order to prevent the illness from spreading to our WCCC family, we are closely monitoring communications from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Org…

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Resources for Understanding Coronavirus

Public concern over the Coronavirus grows as more people in the US become infected. Health officials have listed some ways you can help protect yourself from becoming infected. 

Wash Your Hands Often

The best thing you can do for your health is to wash your hands thoroughly and often. Som…

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March News at the Winterville Center

SilverSneakers Strength and Balance

New Class

Designed for adults & seniors, Strength & Balance Exercise leads you through a series of resistance training with a focus on building balance, strength, and flexibility. Can be done standing or seated.  

Member Cost is FREE

Non-Members Cost: $7.50 per sessi…

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Help Us Choose New Classes at the Winterville Center!

Find Your SilverSneakers Success

If you have a SilverSneakers membership, what do you have to lose by trying out a free SilverSneakers class at the Winterville Center?

Not sure what SilverSneakers is about? Find out more in this information video that will introduce you to the SilverSneakers program:

 

Fitness can be …

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Can Functional Fitness Help Me?

Do you want to live a longer, more satisfying life? You may want to consider practicing a functional fitness program to improve your ability to do daily activities while extending your life and improving your general enjoyment of life.

 

What is functional fitness?

 

Many daily activities dep…

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Winterville Center 4th Anniversary Celebration

Winterville Center 4th Anniversary Celebration

The Winterville Center for Community and Culture is celebrating our 4th anniversary with an open house week! Many of our classes will be free to try and we will also have several special events! 

All of these events are FREE for the week of February 3rd through the 6th.

MONDAY

Chess - …

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The Benefits of Pilates

If you are looking for a gentle workout that can increase your strength, stamina, and flexibility, consider Pilates! Pilates can be a great workout and is accessible for most ages and body types. 

 

History of Pilates

Pilates has a fascinating history. Joseph Pilates was from Mönchengladb…

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How to Achieve Your New Year's Resolutions

How do escape the tendency to make new year’s resolutions and then fail to keep them? 

 

There are some simple ways to set large goals and complete them by taking smaller steps every day. Instead of worrying about how you do something huge, think about what small ways you can move toward your …

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January News at the Winterville Center

Happy New Year from the Winterville Center

Potato Bar Potluck Lunch and Learn

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Thursday, January 16th (PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE!)

This month's potluck luncheon theme will be a potato bar! Bring your favorite potato topping or a dessert! Potatoes will be provided by the Winterville Center.

Here are some topping ideas,…

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Holiday Closure Information

 

The Winterville Center will be closed for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays from December 20th through January 4th. The Center will reopen for the new year on January 6th.

 

Aikido will continue to take place throughout the break, but the office will be closed and no other cla…

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"The Senior Sewing Club" of 1916 Winterville

 

Winterville has a long history of crafting. Thanks to Gwen Lotte, we have a news article about a sewing club. The newspaper is dated December 1st, 1916

 

This is a transcript of the article:

“This club has become one of the institutions of the town. Monday afternoon Mrs. Alice De…

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Winter Events Around Winterville

In Winterville

 

Winterville Christmas in the Park

Winterville’s annual Christmas in the Park is Friday, December 6th at 6 p.m. Bring the kids to see Santa and enjoy free hot dogs and hot chocolate while enjoying music from the Winterville Elementary students and RespirOpera.

 

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December News at the Winterville Center

December News at the Winterville Center


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Thursday Potluck Luncheon

Our December First Thursday Potluck Luncheon will be held on December 5th. Bring your favorite dish and an unwrapped gift for a girl or boy ages 0 to 5. 

The speaker will be Arden Bakarich from Athens Oconee CASA. All gifts will be do…

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Frequently Asked Questions at the Winterville Center

Winterville Center Frequently Asked Questions

 

Do any clubs meet at the Winterville Center?

 

We have two free clubs that meet at the Winterville Center. Threadworks Crafting Club is for fiber crafters. They meet on Tuesdays during Coffeehouse from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. 

 

Mah Jongg is a Chinese game using tiles. The game is…

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Holiday Closures at the Winterville Center

The Winterville Center will be closed for the Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years holidays this year. 

 

For Thanksgiving, the Winterville Center will be closed Thursday, November 28th. No classes will be held that day. There will be Aikido on Friday, November 29th at 12 p.m., but the off…

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Holiday Raffle

Winterville Center Holiday Raffle Items

 

The Threadworks Crafting Club is hosting a holiday raffle of handmade items. The proceeds benefit the Winterville Center. 

The items being raffled include two afghans. The large afghan is Christmas-themed with hand-sewn buttons. Each member of the Threadworks Crafting Club contributed …

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November News at the Winterville Center

November News at the Winterville Center

Daylight Savings Ends Sunday

Don’t forget to fall back this Sunday! On Sunday, November 3rd, Daylight Savings will end and clocks go back one hour.

SilverSneakers Class Time Change

Our SilverSneakers Stretch and Yoga classes are also changing times starting in November. SilverSneakers…

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Fall Events in Winterville

Fall Events in Winterville, GA

 

There’s nowhere like Winterville in the fall! Winterville is home to many events during the fall season that are open to the community. Meet your neighbors and enjoy fall fun at these fall events. 

 

Pickled Holler opening for Cosmo Jr.

Saturday, October 19th at 6 pm

The Fr…

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Enrichment Classes and Clubs at the Winterville Center

Enrichment Clubs and Classes at the Winterville Center

 

The Winterville Center hosts a number of enrichment activities outside of art and fitness, including chess, crafting, veterans coffeehouse, and mah jongg.

Chess

The Winterville Center is home to weekly Chess Club and monthly Chess tournaments for ages 10 and up. Instructor Tomas Rami…

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