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STEAM Fest 2019

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 2:00pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 2 weeks 3 hours

Welcome to STEAM Fest 2019!
STEAM Fest will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center.

Activities include:
-Hands-on educational activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math
-"Tinkertown" space where everyone can "Be A Maker"
-Live shows and interactive Discovery Stations by Absolute Science
-Experiential learning with local community groups

AARP Driver Safety

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 12:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 2 weeks 1 day

AARP Driver Safety
Fee: $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-
AARP members; pay instructor. Registration
required.
Membership Not Required
Monday, 4/8
12:30 - 4:30 PM in room 202
Instructor: Larry Neppl
What are you driven by? Whether it is enjoying
the open road before you, or feeling the sand
between your toes, there’s no limit to where
you can go with the AARP Driver Safety course.
You will learn proven safety strategies to
maintain your confidence behind the wheel, so

Computer Comfort

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 3:30pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 2 weeks 1 day

Computer Comfort
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Mondays, 1/28, 2/11, 2/25, 3/11, 3/25, 4/8, 4/22
Tuesdays, 2/5, 2/19, 3/5, 4/2, 4/16, 4/30
3:30 - 4:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Instructor: Computer Comfort Volunteers
Computer Comfort is a UI student organization
that strives to bridge the age gap in Iowa City
by educating older adults about technology. By
assisting seniors with technology, University of
Iowa students have made valuable connections

Advance Health Care Planning Workshop

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 2:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 2 weeks 2 days

Advance Health Care Planning Workshop
Fee: none. Registration required.
Membership Not Required
Tuesday, 4/9
2 - 4 PM in room 208
Instructor: Emily Edrington
What if you had an injury or illness that left
you unable to communicate? Would your
family or friends know what kind of medical
treatment you would want? The Senior Center
will offer a 2-hour workshop to prepare
individuals to complete an advance directive
document using the Honoring Your Wishes
health care directive, a legal document in the

University of Iowa Museum of Art

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:00am
Iowa City Senior Center
In 2 weeks 3 days

University of Iowa Museum of Art
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Thursdays, 1/10, 2/14, 3/14, 4/11
10 - 11:30 AM in room 208
Presenter: Amanda Lensing
Join Amanda Lensing and guests from the
University of Iowa’s Museum of Art the
second Thursday of each month for a lively art
appreciation presentation. Each month they
will bring in the new topic, some connected
with current exhibits, others of general interest.

Learn to Lift

Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 1:00pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
In 2 weeks 6 days

Join Got Strength Weightlifting Club members on Saturday, April 13 at 1 p.m. for their annual "Try Weightlifting Day". 

The event is free and open to all ages and abilities. Club members will introduce attendees to a traditional weightlifting dynamic warmup and the basic foundational movements of our sport. Bring a friend and come prepared for fun. Team members will also give a brief demonstration of the snatch and clean & jerk.

Art in the Afternoon

Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 3 weeks 2 hours

Art in the Afternoon
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Sundays, 1/20, 2/17, 3/17, 4/14
1 - 2:30 PM in the Assembly Room
Since February of 2016, Art in the Afternoon
has been a monthly showcase for Iowa City
area artists to present their artwork and display
their skills. These programs are free and open
to the public. This spring we will add to the
growing list with four remarkable artists.

Life Drawing Drop In

Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 3 weeks 2 hours

Life Drawing Drop-In
Fee: $10/session; pay instructor. No
registration.
Membership Not Required
Sundays, 1/13, 1/27, 2/10, 2/24, 3/10, 3/24,
4/14, 4/28
1 - 3 PM in room 211
Drawing the figure is captivating and
challenging. The figure may later inhabit our
landscapes and scenes. We will be drawing both
clothed and nude models. Please bring your
own drawing materials. Participants must be
age 18 or over.

Book Report

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
Iowa City Senior Center
In 3 weeks 2 days

Book Report
Fee: none. No registration.
Membership Not Required
Tuesdays, 1/15, 2/19, 3/19, 4/16
2 - 3:30 PM in room 205
Facilitator: Diana Durham
A book club that meets once a month for an
informal round table discussion and sharing of
books you have enjoyed reading. Choose your
favorite author old or new, best sellers or classic,
fiction, non-fiction, short stories or poetry. Not
limited to presenters; anyone who is interested
in finding new authors while exploring the

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