Activities are held at the PSOP Center, 201 N. Church St., Belleville.
PSOP now has a pingpong table that can be used from 2-4 p.m. any day except Tuesday in the Activities Room on the lower level. Get your paddles from the Activities office.
Mondays, 2 - 4 p.m.
Pronounced "we", this home video game is a fun way to get together with your friends and play baseball, golf, bowling, etc. by using a hand-held remote and television screen. You'll get a little stretching exercise and a lot of fun when playing. After a little practice, you'll even be able to impress your kids and grandkids with your knowledge when they talk about their Wii! The game and flat-screen television are located in the Activity Room, lower level, at PSOP. For more information, call 618-234-4410, ext. 7016.
Mondays, 10 - 11:30 a.m.
This class will be taught by Roger Schmidt. Beginners as well as seasoned players are welcome. There is no cost for the class, but let us know you are coming. Class will be held in the Discussion Room. Call 618-234-4410, ext. 7016 for reservations.
Tuesdays, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
If you like to play Contract Bridge in a casual atmosphere, this is your place to be. Stay and have lunch at 11:30 a.m. for $4. Join table games right after lunch for a nice eventful day. For lunch reservations, call 618-234-4410, ext. 7015, then press 2.
Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
March 18 - sponsored by VITAS Innovative Hospice Care
Enjoy a nice afternoon with table games and prizes. Cards are 25 cents each. Game starts at noon. Lunch is optional, but you won't want to miss it. We have great lunches cooked right here with scrumptious desserts, all for $4. For lunch reservations, call 618-234-4410, ext. 7015, then press 2.
Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m. and Thursdays, 9 a.m.
Whether you are just learning or a seasoned player, these are nice groups for you.
Wednesdays, 1:30 - 3 p.m.
Our instructor, Carol Schwartz, will show you new line dances and techniques each week. This is a great group to dance with, so sliiiide on over. Cost is $2 per session.
March 6 - "Breakfast" Table Games - sponsored by St. Clair County Medical Alliance Society
March 13 - Closed
March 20 - Lunch with the Doc
March 27 - Dominoes
Enjoy a nice afternoon with table games and prizes at 11:30 a.m. Cards are 25 cents each. Please call 618-234-4410, ext. 7015, then press 4, before noon on Wednesday for lunch reservations. Lunch will be provided by the St. Clair County Office on Aging for $4 per person. Lunch reservations are required.
Wednesday, March 5, at 9 a.m.
Meet at IHOP, 1028 W. U.S. 50, in O'Fallon. Call for reservations.
Thursday, March 6, 10 a.m.
This month's book will be "A Secret Kept" by Tatiana DeRosnay. Discussion leader is Barb Stephenson.
Thursday, March 6, 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Get out your blue jeans and western shirts. We're going all country for this dance with the Country Western Band in Belleville. Call 618-234-4410, ext. 7015, press 5, and leave your name and phone number. This dance is sponsored by the Atrium of Belleville.
Thursday, March 6, 6 - 7 p.m. or Friday, March 7, 9 - 10 a.m.
Are your ready to walk on the warm beach and put your toes in the sand? Are you longing to sit in a seat at Wrigley Field, hear the rush of the water at Niagara Falls or see the Statue of Liberty up close? Then come to our Travelogue and see what adventures you can do! A representative of Presley Tours will tell us about all of the exciting places we can visit in 2014! For reservations, call 618-234-4410, ext. 7059.
Friday, March 7, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Winning touchdowns, homeruns and goals...there's plenty of sports talk along with a scheduled speaker and lunch. Guest speaker for March is Byron Gettis. The cost is $6 for lunch. Reservations are required.
Friday, March 7, 1 p.m.
New members are always welcome.
Wednesday, March. 19, 1 p.m.
We hope you'll join us as we make a spring craft. Cost for this craft is $3.
Thursday, March 20, 5 p.m.
Meet at Dandy Inn, 1030 Lincoln Highway, in Fairview Heights. Call for reservations.
Thursday, March 27, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Start the day with lunch at Llywelyn's Pub in Webster Groves. They have many Irish soups, stews and desserts. After lunch, tour the quaint shops located near the restaurant for some unique finds. End the day at Our Daily Bread, an Irish bakery known for their Irish soda bread and cookies, homemade breads and St. Louis gooey butter cake. Cost is $25 per person, which includes bus transportation. Lunch is on your own. Reservations are required.
We are making some changes to provide everyone with a fair opportunity to sign up for trips, avoid empty seats and keep trips affordable.
Beginning Jan. 1, 2014 - To make a reservation for a day trip, dial the extension listed with the trip description. The recording will ask you to give your name and phone number, the date and name of the trip, and the names of people you are making reservations for. You will then be given seven working days to complete the registration form in the PSOP newsletter and mail it or bring it to the Activities & Travel office along with your payment. Any payment not received within seven days will result in your reservation being cancelled.
If a cancellation is received seven days or more before the trip, then a full refund will be given. If a cancelation is received seven days or less to the start of the trip, and a replacement is found, then a full refund less a $5 processing fee will be given. If no replacement is found, no refund will be given. Special cancelation policies may apply if the trip involves the purchase of non-refundable tickets.
DAY TRIP RESERVATION LINE TO MAKE A RESERVATION, CALL 618-234-4410, EXT. 7059