AOA Health & Wellness

PICKLEBALL

What is Pickleball?

It’s OVERSIZED ping pong! Played on a badminton size court with a tennis size net. It’s a paddle sport for all ages and all athletic ability levels. It has very simple rules and is easy to learn and play. The game is played with a hard paddle and a smaller version of a wiffle ball. This is a sport that provides great experience, is easy to learn and is lots of fun. Games are arranged by players.

Open Indoor Pickleball (Chaska Community Center- Lower Gym)

Monday, 8:00-10:30am
Wednesday, 6:00-8:00pm
Thursday, 7:00-9:30am
Members: Free; Non-Members: $3.00

Open Outdoor Pickleball (Chaska Lion's Park- 1300 Crosstown Blvd.)

Monday-Friday, 8:00-11:00am; Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 6:00-8:00pm; Sunday, 6:00-8:00pm
Please contact the Chaska Parks and Recreation Department for access to the outdoor equipment at (952) 448-3176.
**Pickleball/Tennis multipurpose courts are located between the Lion's Park softball fields and the outdoor skating rinks on Ravoux Road.

Clinics

Click here to register for current Pickleball clinics.
Questions? Want to be added to our Pickleball email list?
Email  Erin Link or call her at  952-227-7761.
 

tops (take off pounDs sensiBly)

TOPS Club, Inc. is a weight loss support group that encourages weight loss and maintenance through sensible eating, exercise and mutual support. For more information, contact Doug Schanzenbach at (952) 448-5612.
Day: Mondays
Place: The Lodge
Time: Weigh in at 11:00 a.m., meeting at 11:15 a.m.

free health insuranCe Counseling — medicare

Free health insurance counseling to Medicare beneficiaries will be provided by state-certified Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging staff or volunteers at The Lodge in Chaska once a month. To schedule an appointment, please call The Lodge.
Time: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 noon
Place: The Lodge
Cost: Free

Strength Coaching

Become comfortable in the Wellness Addition and learn how to use strength training equipment with a CCC fitness professional. Learn the key elements in building a stronger body and maintaining a high quality of life while aging well.
Day: First Monday of each month
Time: 11:35 a.m.
Cost: Free for CCC AOA members

Caregivers

Are you a care giver of a loved one who feels that you would like to talk to someone and share your thoughts? Caregivers meets the second Monday of each month in the morning at The Lodge multipurpose room at the CCC. Call Shirley at (952) 448-3717 or Pat at (952) 448-4016 if you have questions or would like to find out more.
Date: Second Monday of each month
Time: 9:30–10:30 a.m.
Place: The Lodge
Cost: Free

hearing CliniCs

Avada will be providing complimentary hearing screenings and service on all makes and models of hearing instruments at The Lodge. Call The Lodge for an appointment (952) 448-2023.
Time: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Place: The Lodge
Cost: Free

Blood Pressure Check

Stop by every Monday from 9:30–10:30 a.m. for your free blood pressure check.

 

 

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