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Senior citizens work up a sweat in COA fitness club
The Council on Aging offers a wide variety of activities for those 60 and up
By Heather R. Breaux -   Jun 21, 2007

Photo submitted by the St. Charles Council on Aging
Photo submitted by the St. Charles Council on Aging

The Council On Aging keeps parish seniors busy and in shape with their new fitness club held every Tuesday and Thursday at The Fitness Club located on Highway 90 in Boutte.

But thatís not all the organization has to offer. Read on for a list of other activites the COA has on this summerís itinerary.

COA Baseball Night - On Monday, Aug. 20 the New Orleans Zephyrs will face off with the Oklahoma Royals at Zephyr Stadium. Tickets are $5 and Logo T-shirts are $9. Transportation is available. Game time is 7 p.m. Call Michelle at 985-783-6683 for ticket and transportation reservations.

Summer Sunset Sensation - On Friday, July 27 the COA will offer a sizzling steak night to clients at the St. Charles COA Bistro located at 626 Pine St. in Hahnville. The menu includes an 8 oz. steak, baked potato and toppings, seasoned green beans, garlic bread sticks, lemon meringue pie and iced tea. Make your reservation by calling Michelle at 985-783-6683 through July 23 between the hours of 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

The Literary Circle of Friends - Every Friday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at 145 Angus Dr. in Luling the COA hosts a weekly workshop for those sharing a common interest in book discussions, creative writing, poetry, oral histories, memoirs, dramatizations and much more. Call Sharyn at 985-785-1981 for lunch reservations and transportation.

Aquarium Tour - On Monday, August 13 COA clients will go under the sea at the Aquarium of the Americas and the Imax Theater. Make your reservation today - call Michelle at 985-783-6683. Transportation is provided, but tickets and lunch are a personal expense.

The Big To-Do - The Council on Aging will hold their monthly lunch extravaganza at the Bamboo Garden in Boutte on Wednesday, July 25 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Seating is limited. Call Michelle at 985-783-6683 to make your reservation.

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