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Shoreline
Lake Forest Park
Senior Center


A community partner site of Sound Generations

18560 1st Ave. NE #1
Shoreline, WA 98155
Directions Getting Here
Telephone: (206) 365-1536
Fax: (206) 364-8930
Email

Center Director

Bob Lohmeyer

Program Coordinator
Jon Ann Cruver  

Marketing/Outreach Coordinator
Judy Parsons

Administrative Assistant

Marilyn Yeider

Hours of Operation:

M - F: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
More information

Holiday Closures 2017:

President’s Day - Feb 20 
Memorial Day - May 29
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - Sept. 4
Veteran’s Day - Nov. 10
Christmas Eve - Dec. 22
Christmas Day - Dec. 25

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Arts, Crafts & Writing

Acrylic Painting
9:30 - 11:30 am
Thursdays
Members: $3.00, Non-members: $3.50
Location: Exercise Room
Join us each week. Bring your acrylics, pastels, almost any art medium (No oils, please)
We help each other in class and do our own thing.

Drawing And Watercolor Made Easy
1:30 - 3:00 pm
Wednesdays (No class in June. Sept. 13-27; Oct. 11-25, Nov. 1-15; Dec. 6 & 13)
Members: $12.00, Non-members: $14.00
Location: Game Room
Instructor: Susan Schneider
Class that guides students, from beginners to intermediates, through the basics of drawing and watercolor.

Driftwood Sculpture
1:00 - 3:30 pm
Tuesdays
Members: $6.25, Non-members: $8.25
Location: in the Exercise Room
Instructor: Dana Theodorsen
Learn to transform rough wood into a beautiful sculpture. Instructor has basic tools available for $15.00.

Special Class!  Indoor Gardening!
1:30 - 3:30 pm
Tuesday, September 12
Members: $22.00, Non-members: $25.00 
Location: Dining Room
Instructor: Maryellen Swanson
Minimum class size: 5; sign up at the Front Desk.
Maryellen will introduce you to the art of small space garden design.  All materials are provided and you will walk out with a unique dish garden or terrarium.  Come dig in the dirt with us! 

Basic Knitting
Noon - 2:00 pm
Mondays (no classes during July)
Members: $2.00, Non-members: $4.00
Location: Exercise Room
Instructor: Donna Ault
Donna can fix almost any mess and can teach you almost anything you need to know about knitting.

Quilting
Noon - 3:00 pm
Tuesdays
Location: Craft Room
All levels of quilters welcome; work on your own project or a group project.

Music & Theatre

Shoreline-LFP Senior Singers
10:00 - 11:15 am
(until 11am on birthday lunch days; 3rd Thursday.)
Thursdays
Members: $2.00, Non-members: $4.00
All music lovers are welcome to join us. No auditions ever; just fun! Join us even if you plan to mostly listen and enjoy. Drop-in when you can.

Friday Afternoon at the Movies!  The Silver Cinema Project
1:30 - 4:00 pm
First Fridays
Minimal fee for refreshments
Location: Bridge Room
Hosted by Scarecrow Video.  The goal of the Silver Cinema Project is to share our collection, one of the world's largest film archives with the elder community, via screenings and discussions.  The types of film that we tend to show are golden age Hollywood classics of the 40's and 50's.  Each screening is introduced by one of our movie experts, and informational fliers about each are available for viewers to take with them.

  • July 7: Now Voyager:  A frumpy spinster blossoms under therapy and becomes an elegant, independent woman.  Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains.
  • August 4: It Happened One Night: A spoiled heiress running away from her family is helped by a man who is actually a reporter in need of a story.  Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly.
  • September 1: Sunset Boulevard: A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship.  William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim.


Arts, Crafts & Writing Schedule

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Basic Knitting
Noon - 2pm




Quilting 
Noon - 3:00pm

Driftwood Sculpture
1:00 - 3:30pm
Drawing & Watercolor
1:30 - 3:00pm



Acrylic Painting
9:30 - 11:30am

Senior Singers
10:00 - 11:15am

Movies
1:30 - 4:00pm




Policies

Please make payments for classes at the Front Desk. Please prepay for each month or sessions of classes in which you participate. Canisters for fees will be provided in facilitated classrooms.

All classes, activities and events arranged at this Senior Center are for the convenience and pleasure of the participants who desire to attend. The Senior Center does not assume any responsibility for the well being or safety of the participants or their property in any matters pertaining to said activities and events. Members and their guests participate at their own risk and should not expect or hold the Senior Center responsible in any way. The Senior Center offers a variety of classes, but does not endorse any speakers.

The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center offers a variety of information classes, but does not endorse any speaker. The presenters have been asked not to solicit or call any clients and to give information ONLY.

We suggest you listen to a variety of presenters before you make any kind of decision. Presentations are meant as an educational opportunity and no marketing is allowed.

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The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center is a community partner site of Sound Generations
2208 Second Avenue, Suite 100, Seattle, WA, 98121-2055 | Phone: (206) 448-5757 | Fax: (206) 448-5766 | info@soundgenerations.org