List of Events
Return to Site | View Calendar | Mobile Version

to   


Wednesday January 19, 2022
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Wii Bowling League - Winter Wii Bowling League
We are looking for new and veteran Wii bowlers to play in our winter league starting in November. Match-ups will be played mornings on the first and third Wednesday of the month at Ellenwood Center. We are accepting 2-person teams or individuals looking for a partner. No prior bowling experience is needed and the cost is free. Come join us and get to get to know fellow members in this fun and exciting indoor activity. Call 440-735-6570 to register yourself/team. Location: Ellenwood Center – Room 2Dates: First & Third Wednesday of each monthTime: 9:30 am - 11:30 amBeginning: November 3Fee: Free to Bedford Resident Seniors
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Sparkling Portraits - Sparkling Portraits January - Snowy Nights
Follow step-by-step directions to create a seasonal canvas painting inspired while sipping sparkling grape juice. No experience required.  Painting starts at 1:00pmEllenwood Center – Room 3Third Wednesday of the monthFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club members / $15 for non-members*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*Snowy NightsWednesday, January 19K-I-S-S-I-N-GWednesday, February 16ShamrockWednesday, March 16Bunny CrossingWednesday, April 20Up, Up & AwayWednesday, May 18
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Bear-Cub Grades PK-K
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Jermaine Gay
 
Thursday January 20, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reach with Rhythm Workout - Reach with Rhythm Workout
Seniors wanting to sit up, shape up, and have fun while listening to great music will enjoy this low impact chair aerobics aiming to stretch, strengthen, and tone your muscles.This is a drop-in program. Space is limited to 30 participants.Dates: Thursdays starting back this Fall (to be determined)Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pmFee: $1 per person per class paid directly to instructor**Please note this program is currently full and not accepting new participants at this time**
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
Friday January 21, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM    White Elephant Bingo - Bingo January 21
Join us for a fast paced, fun-filled BINGO!  We will play classic “5 in a Row” BINGO plus some other fun games like “Postage Stamp” and “Picture Frame”.  Prizes are supplied by the participants! Each player brings one white elephant prize to contribute to a common pool. A white elephant prize is something secondhand from home that you no longer use or want. An example of a white elephant prize would be a DVD, a knick-knack, candle, vase or something of small value that is clean and still usable. No items larger than a shoebox please. Come and play and win something “new” to you! Limit to 16 participants; registration required. Location: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members. Bring white elephant prize for entry.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Friday Flicks: New Releases - Friday Flicks - The Father
Join us for a newly released monthly film. Light snacks and refreshments included. Limited seating, registration required.  Free to Bedford Resident Seniors.Movie starts at 1:00pmEllenwood Center – Room 2Third Friday of the month
 
Saturday January 22, 2022
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Pocek
 
Monday January 24, 2022
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Senior Line Dancing - Senior Line Dancing
Senior Line Dancing will resume on Monday, September 13.  This lively group of seniors, led by volunteer instructor Jeanne Stainbrook, meets every Monday from 10:30 - 11:30am at Ellenwood Recreation Center to get a little exercise and to socialize. This activity is free to all resident seniors.Space is limited to 30 participants.
 
Tuesday January 25, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Coffee, Cookies & Conversation - Coffee & Convo January 25
Drop-in and join your fellow Club members in for coffee, cookies and conversations in the Senior Room. Limited to 12 participants; registration preferred. Limit to 12 participants; registration encouraged. Drop-ins allowed if space permits.Location: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Weekly on TuesdaysTime: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Painting w/ So-So Artsy - Elephant Ear
Join Melinda with So-So Artsy for canvas painting. Participants follow step-by-step instructions to recreate a painting. No experience required. All supplies included.  Instructor: Melinda, So-So ArtsyTime: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmElephant EarTuesday, January 25Adults & Older Teens$25 per personCross My HeartTuesday, February 8Adults & Older Teens$25 per personFlamingoTuesday, February 22Adults & Older Teens$25 per personSpringtime in ParisTuesday, March 8Adults & Older Teens$25 per personBicycle RideTuesday, March 22Adults & Older Teens$25 per personRainbow TreeTuesday, April 5Adults & Older Teens$25 per personTranquil SurfTuesday, April 19Adults & Older Teens$25 per personDancing FirefliesTuesday, May 10Adults & Older Teens$25 per personPatriotic Porch LeanerTuesday, May 24Adults & Older Teens$50 per person
 
Wednesday January 26, 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Bear-Cub Grades PK-K
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    POUND® Fitness - POUND® Winter FREE DEMO
Instead of listening to music, become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements Using Ripstix®, a lightweight drumstick specifically for exercising, POUND® fitness transforms drumming into an incredible workout. POUND® is designed for all fitness levels and provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rocking out!  The workout is easily modifiable; all abilities welcome. Bring your own Ripstix® or borrow from the instructor.Instructor: Julionne Brown-Little, certified instructorWinter SessionDates: Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Wednesdays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Wednesdays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceWant to try it out first? Register for a free 30-minute demo class.Wednesday, January 26  6:30 pm – Room 4Wednesday, March 9  7:15 pm – Room 4*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Thursday January 27, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reach with Rhythm Workout - Reach with Rhythm Workout
Seniors wanting to sit up, shape up, and have fun while listening to great music will enjoy this low impact chair aerobics aiming to stretch, strengthen, and tone your muscles.This is a drop-in program. Space is limited to 30 participants.Dates: Thursdays starting back this Fall (to be determined)Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pmFee: $1 per person per class paid directly to instructor**Please note this program is currently full and not accepting new participants at this time**
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
Friday January 28, 2022
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Coloring & Chocolate - Coloring & Chocolate January 28
Come join us for a relaxing hour of coloring and chocolate snacks. Coloring reduces anxiety, creates focus, and fosters mindfulness. Color away stress and visit with friends. All materials and snacks are provided. Pre-registration recommended. Drop-ins welcome if space permits.Location: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Last Friday of the month - January 28, February 25, March 25, April 29, May 27Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
Saturday January 29, 2022
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Riase - Rental
 
Monday January 31, 2022
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Senior Line Dancing - Senior Line Dancing
Senior Line Dancing will resume on Monday, September 13.  This lively group of seniors, led by volunteer instructor Jeanne Stainbrook, meets every Monday from 10:30 - 11:30am at Ellenwood Recreation Center to get a little exercise and to socialize. This activity is free to all resident seniors.Space is limited to 30 participants.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Card Club Mondays - Winter Card Club
Play cards and socialize with other Club members. Playing cards can provide mental stimulation as well as improve hand and finger dexterity!  Register for the season. Drop-ins welcome if space permits. Limited to 12 participants.Example of Games: Rummy, Poker, Pinochle, Euchre, Bridge, Black JackLocation: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Mondays starting January 31Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Local Motion with Jaki: Aerobic Line Dancing - Local Motion Winter Session
This program will make you sweat while having a fun cardio experience to a musical fusion of club and urban dance styles. This program is for beginners and experienced dancers.Instructor: Jaki WardWinter SessionDates: Mondays, January 31, February 7, 14, 28, March 7, 14 (no class 2/21)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Mondays, March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Mondays, May 9, 16, 23, June 6 (no class 3/30)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $25 / Non-Resident $30Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advance*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Tuesday February 1, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Toddler Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Coffee, Cookies & Conversation - Coffee & Convo February
Drop-in and join your fellow Club members in for coffee, cookies and conversations in the Senior Room. Limited to 12 participants; registration preferred. Limit to 12 participants; registration encouraged. Drop-ins allowed if space permits.Location: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Weekly on TuesdaysTime: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Preschool Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
Wednesday February 2, 2022
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Wii Bowling League - Winter Wii Bowling League
We are looking for new and veteran Wii bowlers to play in our winter league starting in November. Match-ups will be played mornings on the first and third Wednesday of the month at Ellenwood Center. We are accepting 2-person teams or individuals looking for a partner. No prior bowling experience is needed and the cost is free. Come join us and get to get to know fellow members in this fun and exciting indoor activity. Call 440-735-6570 to register yourself/team. Location: Ellenwood Center – Room 2Dates: First & Third Wednesday of each monthTime: 9:30 am - 11:30 amBeginning: November 3Fee: Free to Bedford Resident Seniors
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Get Crafty - Valentine Paper Quilling
A social and creative experience for older adults to experiment with various art materials to make fun and seasonal crafts. Bedford Senior Club members only.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Bear-Cub Grades PK-K
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    POUND® Fitness - POUND® Winter Session
Instead of listening to music, become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements Using Ripstix®, a lightweight drumstick specifically for exercising, POUND® fitness transforms drumming into an incredible workout. POUND® is designed for all fitness levels and provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rocking out!  The workout is easily modifiable; all abilities welcome. Bring your own Ripstix® or borrow from the instructor.Instructor: Julionne Brown-Little, certified instructorWinter SessionDates: Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Wednesdays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Wednesdays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceWant to try it out first? Register for a free 30-minute demo class.Wednesday, January 26  6:30 pm – Room 4Wednesday, March 9  7:15 pm – Room 4*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Thursday February 3, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reach with Rhythm Workout - Reach with Rhythm Workout
Seniors wanting to sit up, shape up, and have fun while listening to great music will enjoy this low impact chair aerobics aiming to stretch, strengthen, and tone your muscles.This is a drop-in program. Space is limited to 30 participants.Dates: Thursdays starting back this Fall (to be determined)Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pmFee: $1 per person per class paid directly to instructor**Please note this program is currently full and not accepting new participants at this time**
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades K - 3)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades 4 -8)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
Friday February 4, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Friday Flicks: Throwback Theatre - Friday Flicks - Sixteen Candles (1984)
Join us for a monthly film from our past. Light snacks and refreshments included. Limited seating, registration required.  Free to Bedford Resident Seniors.Movie starts at 1:00pmEllenwood Center – Room 2First Friday of the month
 
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM    Tai Chi - Winter 2022 Adult Tai Chi
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Learn basic movements and techniques to increase energy level, improve balance and coordination, as well as build leg and core strength. Through training in these exercises you will be stronger, healthier, and safer.  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
5:45 PM - 6:20 PM    Youth Karate - Youth Karate
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Our goal is to increase focus, self-control, confidence and health in our children while having FUN! Your child will learn basic self-defense, when and where to use martial arts, blocking techniques create awareness punching techniques create focus kicking skills create flexibility, rolling and break falls create safety martial arts routines create coordination, and breathing techniques create self control.  Ages: Ages 8-13  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Foil Fencing - Winter 2022 Foil Fencing Session
Learn the fundamentals of foil fencing. Swordsmanship has been practiced for centuries. First, it was to train for combat - the duel. Now, it is FUN and SAFE! Fencing improves hand-eye coordination, agility, dexterity, and stamina, as well as develops social skills and manners. Class includes stretching, footwork, lunges, attack, parry-riposte, strategy, tactics, techniques and bouting. All equipment is provided.  Grades: 2-8 Instructor: Tom Nagy, Head Coach ON TARGET Fencing Team, Member of USFA 
 
Saturday February 5, 2022
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports - U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports Session I
U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance SportsDr. Lachaka Askew, a local triathlete and multi-sport competitor, will lead this course designed to educate adults and families about endurance sports and prepare them for entrance into the sport.  The program provides resources, tips, and guidance for those who wish to learn about running, cycling and multi-sport activities.  Topics include injury prevention, training plans, event selection, and more.  The   program   has both in-person and virtual/remote options.  Instructor: Dr. Lachaka Askew Session IDates: Saturdays - February 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 Session IIDates: Saturdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center, Rm. 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 *Child must be accompanied by a registered adult. 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades K-5
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm
 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades 6+ & Parents
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm
 
Monday February 7, 2022
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Senior Line Dancing - Senior Line Dancing
Senior Line Dancing will resume on Monday, September 13.  This lively group of seniors, led by volunteer instructor Jeanne Stainbrook, meets every Monday from 10:30 - 11:30am at Ellenwood Recreation Center to get a little exercise and to socialize. This activity is free to all resident seniors.Space is limited to 30 participants.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Card Club Mondays - Winter Card Club
Play cards and socialize with other Club members. Playing cards can provide mental stimulation as well as improve hand and finger dexterity!  Register for the season. Drop-ins welcome if space permits. Limited to 12 participants.Example of Games: Rummy, Poker, Pinochle, Euchre, Bridge, Black JackLocation: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Mondays starting January 31Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Local Motion with Jaki: Aerobic Line Dancing - Local Motion Winter Session
This program will make you sweat while having a fun cardio experience to a musical fusion of club and urban dance styles. This program is for beginners and experienced dancers.Instructor: Jaki WardWinter SessionDates: Mondays, January 31, February 7, 14, 28, March 7, 14 (no class 2/21)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Mondays, March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Mondays, May 9, 16, 23, June 6 (no class 3/30)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $25 / Non-Resident $30Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advance*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Tuesday February 8, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Toddler Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Coffee, Cookies & Conversation - Coffee & Convo February
Drop-in and join your fellow Club members in for coffee, cookies and conversations in the Senior Room. Limited to 12 participants; registration preferred. Limit to 12 participants; registration encouraged. Drop-ins allowed if space permits.Location: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Weekly on TuesdaysTime: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Preschool Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Painting w/ So-So Artsy - Cross My Heart
Join Melinda with So-So Artsy for canvas painting. Participants follow step-by-step instructions to recreate a painting. No experience required. All supplies included.  Instructor: Melinda, So-So ArtsyTime: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmElephant EarTuesday, January 25Adults & Older Teens$25 per personCross My HeartTuesday, February 8Adults & Older Teens$25 per personFlamingoTuesday, February 22Adults & Older Teens$25 per personSpringtime in ParisTuesday, March 8Adults & Older Teens$25 per personBicycle RideTuesday, March 22Adults & Older Teens$25 per personRainbow TreeTuesday, April 5Adults & Older Teens$25 per personTranquil SurfTuesday, April 19Adults & Older Teens$25 per personDancing FirefliesTuesday, May 10Adults & Older Teens$25 per personPatriotic Porch LeanerTuesday, May 24Adults & Older Teens$50 per person
 
Wednesday February 9, 2022
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Bear-Cub Grades PK-K
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Gigalearn Jr. GameBOT Club (Grades 1-3) - Winter 2022 Gigalearn Jr. Gamebot Club
Want to make video games? Love building with LEGO® bricks? This club is for you! Learn how to create video games using Scratch, free software from MIT you can use at home after the class. Bring a flash drive to save your project. Then, we'll bring the action to life as we build and program LEGO® WeDo® robots to go with our game. We'll have a different theme with new games, robots and adventures for each session. Grades: 1-3Instructor: Sarah Kepple
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    POUND® Fitness - POUND® Winter Session
Instead of listening to music, become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements Using Ripstix®, a lightweight drumstick specifically for exercising, POUND® fitness transforms drumming into an incredible workout. POUND® is designed for all fitness levels and provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rocking out!  The workout is easily modifiable; all abilities welcome. Bring your own Ripstix® or borrow from the instructor.Instructor: Julionne Brown-Little, certified instructorWinter SessionDates: Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Wednesdays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Wednesdays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceWant to try it out first? Register for a free 30-minute demo class.Wednesday, January 26  6:30 pm – Room 4Wednesday, March 9  7:15 pm – Room 4*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
7:15 PM - 8:15 PM    Make Your Own Website - Make Your Own Website
Learn how to make your own website or blog with NO CODING skills required. We'll explore how to customize templates, add pages and posts and discuss web hosting options. This is an interactive lecture style class. Bring a laptop to follow along or just take notes on your handout.Instructor: Gigalearn ITLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumDate: Wednesday, February 9Time: 7:15 pm - 8:15 pmFee: $19 resident/$24 non-resident
 
Thursday February 10, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reach with Rhythm Workout - Reach with Rhythm Workout
Seniors wanting to sit up, shape up, and have fun while listening to great music will enjoy this low impact chair aerobics aiming to stretch, strengthen, and tone your muscles.This is a drop-in program. Space is limited to 30 participants.Dates: Thursdays starting back this Fall (to be determined)Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pmFee: $1 per person per class paid directly to instructor**Please note this program is currently full and not accepting new participants at this time**
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades K - 3)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Buckeye Searchers
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades 4 -8)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
Friday February 11, 2022
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    BPD - BAC Training
 
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM    White Elephant Bingo - Bingo February 11
Join us for a fast paced, fun-filled BINGO!  We will play classic “5 in a Row” BINGO plus some other fun games like “Postage Stamp” and “Picture Frame”.  Prizes are supplied by the participants! Each player brings one white elephant prize to contribute to a common pool. A white elephant prize is something secondhand from home that you no longer use or want. An example of a white elephant prize would be a DVD, a knick-knack, candle, vase or something of small value that is clean and still usable. No items larger than a shoebox please. Come and play and win something “new” to you! Limit to 16 participants; registration required. Location: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members. Bring white elephant prize for entry.
 
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM    Tai Chi - Winter 2022 Adult Tai Chi
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Learn basic movements and techniques to increase energy level, improve balance and coordination, as well as build leg and core strength. Through training in these exercises you will be stronger, healthier, and safer.  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
5:45 PM - 6:20 PM    Youth Karate - Youth Karate
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Our goal is to increase focus, self-control, confidence and health in our children while having FUN! Your child will learn basic self-defense, when and where to use martial arts, blocking techniques create awareness punching techniques create focus kicking skills create flexibility, rolling and break falls create safety martial arts routines create coordination, and breathing techniques create self control.  Ages: Ages 8-13  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Foil Fencing - Winter 2022 Foil Fencing Session
Learn the fundamentals of foil fencing. Swordsmanship has been practiced for centuries. First, it was to train for combat - the duel. Now, it is FUN and SAFE! Fencing improves hand-eye coordination, agility, dexterity, and stamina, as well as develops social skills and manners. Class includes stretching, footwork, lunges, attack, parry-riposte, strategy, tactics, techniques and bouting. All equipment is provided.  Grades: 2-8 Instructor: Tom Nagy, Head Coach ON TARGET Fencing Team, Member of USFA 
 
Saturday February 12, 2022
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports - U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports Session I
U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance SportsDr. Lachaka Askew, a local triathlete and multi-sport competitor, will lead this course designed to educate adults and families about endurance sports and prepare them for entrance into the sport.  The program provides resources, tips, and guidance for those who wish to learn about running, cycling and multi-sport activities.  Topics include injury prevention, training plans, event selection, and more.  The   program   has both in-person and virtual/remote options.  Instructor: Dr. Lachaka Askew Session IDates: Saturdays - February 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 Session IIDates: Saturdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center, Rm. 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 *Child must be accompanied by a registered adult. 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades K-5
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm
 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades 6+ & Parents
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm
 
Monday February 14, 2022
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Senior Line Dancing - Senior Line Dancing
Senior Line Dancing will resume on Monday, September 13.  This lively group of seniors, led by volunteer instructor Jeanne Stainbrook, meets every Monday from 10:30 - 11:30am at Ellenwood Recreation Center to get a little exercise and to socialize. This activity is free to all resident seniors.Space is limited to 30 participants.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Card Club Mondays - Winter Card Club
Play cards and socialize with other Club members. Playing cards can provide mental stimulation as well as improve hand and finger dexterity!  Register for the season. Drop-ins welcome if space permits. Limited to 12 participants.Example of Games: Rummy, Poker, Pinochle, Euchre, Bridge, Black JackLocation: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Mondays starting January 31Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Jacobs Ladder Special Needs Fitness (Adaptive) - Jacob's Ladder Fitness FREE DEMO
Activities designed for individuals with physical, sensory or developmental disabilities. A 50-minute exercise class that includes; dynamic stretching, planking, calisthenics (jumping jacks, squats, lunges, push-ups), tossing weighted balls, using resistance bands, agility drills, fitness ropes and yoga. Bring a water bottle and yoga mat/towel. Time may vary based on enrollment. This program is in partnership with Jacob’s Ladder and the Down Syndrome Association of Northeast Ohio (DSANEO). This program is for youth ages 10+ and adult with special needs. Instructor: Tony and Jake D’Orazio, certified fitness instructors. Jacob’s Ladder has been providing fitness to the community of special needs individuals for over 10 years.Location: Ellenwood Center Room 4Dates: Mondays, March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25Time: 6:30 pm-7:20 pm or 7:30 pm - 8:20 pmFee: $85 per participantWant to try it out first? Register for a free 30-minute demo class and discussion. Parents/caregivers should attend this session.Date: Monday, February 14  6:30 pm – Room 4You can also join Jacob’s Ladder 321 Virtual Workouts on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on Zoom! Register by emailing rich@dsaneo.org for Zoom invitation.Ellenwood Center is located at 124 Ellenwood Avenue, Bedford 44146.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Local Motion with Jaki: Aerobic Line Dancing - Local Motion Winter Session
This program will make you sweat while having a fun cardio experience to a musical fusion of club and urban dance styles. This program is for beginners and experienced dancers.Instructor: Jaki WardWinter SessionDates: Mondays, January 31, February 7, 14, 28, March 7, 14 (no class 2/21)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Mondays, March 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $38 / Non-Resident $45Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Mondays, May 9, 16, 23, June 6 (no class 3/30)Time: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: Bedford Resident $25 / Non-Resident $30Bedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advance*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Tuesday February 15, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Toddler Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Coffee, Cookies & Conversation - Coffee & Convo February
Drop-in and join your fellow Club members in for coffee, cookies and conversations in the Senior Room. Limited to 12 participants; registration preferred. Limit to 12 participants; registration encouraged. Drop-ins allowed if space permits.Location: Ellenwood Room Center 2Dates: Weekly on TuesdaysTime: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club Members
 
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM    Parent & Child Open Gym Play - Preschool Play - Winter Session
This program builds your child’s gross motor, creativity, spatial awareness and coordination through play, music and movement. Meet other local parents and share ideas and support. Space is limited; pre-registration required.This program is lead by a volunteer and/or parentsLocation: Ellenwood Center GymToddler Time (Ages 18 months-3 years): 10:00 am - 10:45 amPreschool Time (Ages 4-5): 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
Wednesday February 16, 2022
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Wii Bowling League - Winter Wii Bowling League
We are looking for new and veteran Wii bowlers to play in our winter league starting in November. Match-ups will be played mornings on the first and third Wednesday of the month at Ellenwood Center. We are accepting 2-person teams or individuals looking for a partner. No prior bowling experience is needed and the cost is free. Come join us and get to get to know fellow members in this fun and exciting indoor activity. Call 440-735-6570 to register yourself/team. Location: Ellenwood Center – Room 2Dates: First & Third Wednesday of each monthTime: 9:30 am - 11:30 amBeginning: November 3Fee: Free to Bedford Resident Seniors
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Sparkling Portraits - Sparkling Portraits February - KISSING
Follow step-by-step directions to create a seasonal canvas painting inspired while sipping sparkling grape juice. No experience required.  Painting starts at 1:00pmEllenwood Center – Room 3Third Wednesday of the monthFee: Free to Bedford Senior Club members / $15 for non-members*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*Snowy NightsWednesday, January 19K-I-S-S-I-N-GWednesday, February 16ShamrockWednesday, March 16Bunny CrossingWednesday, April 20Up, Up & AwayWednesday, May 18
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Bear-Cub Grades PK-K
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Gigalearn Jr. GameBOT Club (Grades 1-3) - Winter 2022 Gigalearn Jr. Gamebot Club
Want to make video games? Love building with LEGO® bricks? This club is for you! Learn how to create video games using Scratch, free software from MIT you can use at home after the class. Bring a flash drive to save your project. Then, we'll bring the action to life as we build and program LEGO® WeDo® robots to go with our game. We'll have a different theme with new games, robots and adventures for each session. Grades: 1-3Instructor: Sarah Kepple
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    POUND® Fitness - POUND® Winter Session
Instead of listening to music, become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements Using Ripstix®, a lightweight drumstick specifically for exercising, POUND® fitness transforms drumming into an incredible workout. POUND® is designed for all fitness levels and provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rocking out!  The workout is easily modifiable; all abilities welcome. Bring your own Ripstix® or borrow from the instructor.Instructor: Julionne Brown-Little, certified instructorWinter SessionDates: Wednesdays, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4Fee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IDates: Wednesdays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceSpring Session IIDates: Wednesdays, April 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmLocation: Ellenwood Center GymnasiumFee: $45 Bedford Resident/ $55 Non-ResidentBedford Senior Club Members are free and must register in advanceWant to try it out first? Register for a free 30-minute demo class.Wednesday, January 26  6:30 pm – Room 4Wednesday, March 9  7:15 pm – Room 4*Please note that member discounts will be applied during checkout*
 
Thursday February 17, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reach with Rhythm Workout - Reach with Rhythm Workout
Seniors wanting to sit up, shape up, and have fun while listening to great music will enjoy this low impact chair aerobics aiming to stretch, strengthen, and tone your muscles.This is a drop-in program. Space is limited to 30 participants.Dates: Thursdays starting back this Fall (to be determined)Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pmFee: $1 per person per class paid directly to instructor**Please note this program is currently full and not accepting new participants at this time**
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Jr. Cavs Basketball Grades 1-2
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades K - 3)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Hip Hop Dance for Kids - Hip Hop Dance Winter Session (Grades 4 -8)
This program is a fusion of hip hop dance moves to different genres of music. We will learn choreography, adaptability, and add our own personality to movements as well. There will be a performance for parents at the last class.  Instructor: Simeon Fuller 
 
Friday February 18, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Friday Flicks: New Releases - Friday Flicks - Respect
Join us for a newly released monthly film. Light snacks and refreshments included. Limited seating, registration required.  Free to Bedford Resident Seniors.Movie starts at 1:00pmEllenwood Center – Room 2Third Friday of the month
 
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM    Allen - Rental
 
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM    Tai Chi - Winter 2022 Adult Tai Chi
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Learn basic movements and techniques to increase energy level, improve balance and coordination, as well as build leg and core strength. Through training in these exercises you will be stronger, healthier, and safer.  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
5:45 PM - 6:20 PM    Youth Karate - Youth Karate
Presented by Two Tigers Kung Fu Academy  Our goal is to increase focus, self-control, confidence and health in our children while having FUN! Your child will learn basic self-defense, when and where to use martial arts, blocking techniques create awareness punching techniques create focus kicking skills create flexibility, rolling and break falls create safety martial arts routines create coordination, and breathing techniques create self control.  Ages: Ages 8-13  Instructor: Robert Fleming 
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Foil Fencing - Winter 2022 Foil Fencing Session
Learn the fundamentals of foil fencing. Swordsmanship has been practiced for centuries. First, it was to train for combat - the duel. Now, it is FUN and SAFE! Fencing improves hand-eye coordination, agility, dexterity, and stamina, as well as develops social skills and manners. Class includes stretching, footwork, lunges, attack, parry-riposte, strategy, tactics, techniques and bouting. All equipment is provided.  Grades: 2-8 Instructor: Tom Nagy, Head Coach ON TARGET Fencing Team, Member of USFA 
 
Saturday February 19, 2022
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports - U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance Sports Session I
U Can Endure - Intro to Endurance SportsDr. Lachaka Askew, a local triathlete and multi-sport competitor, will lead this course designed to educate adults and families about endurance sports and prepare them for entrance into the sport.  The program provides resources, tips, and guidance for those who wish to learn about running, cycling and multi-sport activities.  Topics include injury prevention, training plans, event selection, and more.  The   program   has both in-person and virtual/remote options.  Instructor: Dr. Lachaka Askew Session IDates: Saturdays - February 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 Session IIDates: Saturdays, March 5, 12, 19, 26Times: 9:00 am-11:00 amLocation: Ellenwood Center, Rm. 4 or Virtual OptionFees: In-Person Adult $60 resident/$70 non-residentIn-Person Child* $15 resident/$20 non-residentVirtual Adult $45 *Child must be accompanied by a registered adult. 
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades K-5
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm
 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM    Chess Club - Winter Session Grades 6+ & Parents
Participants will learn basic rules and principles, tactical themes and checkmate patterns in a supportive setting. Sessions will include interactive lectures, supervised open play and problem solving exercises. Chess sets and worksheets are provided, players of all abilities welcome. Instructor: Staff from Progress with Chess, Cleveland area’s premier chess teaching organizationLocation: Ellenwood Center Room 1Grades K-5  6:00-7:00 pmGrades 6+ & Parents  7:15-8:15 pm