Big Stone Lodge’s free intergenerational programs are part of Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle’s educational and recreational commitment to Harris County residents. Big Stone Lodge is located in Dennis Johnston Park at 709 Riley Fuzzel Road, Spring 77373. Center hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information regarding classes or other Center programs, please call 281-350-1029 or visit www.hcp4.net/community/communitycenters.
Please note that all community center, classes, special events, and programming are canceled Tuesday, Feb. 20 through Friday, March 2 for early voting.
Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, or physical ability. Anyone requiring special assistance to participate in any program should contact Big Stone Lodge. An adult must accompany children under the age of 18. Childcare is not provided at any Precinct 4 facility and children are not allowed in classes in which they are not eligible to participate.
Know Your Device: iPhones
Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 1 p.m.
Participants are invited to bring their iPhones and iPads for a hands-on tutorial. Michelle Richardson with Harris County Central Technology Services will demonstrate how to take and share pictures, send text messages, and use apps. Call 281-350-1029 to register.
Walking Along the Trails
Friday, Feb. 9 at 8:10 a.m.
Start your Friday morning with a healthy and educational stroll along Precinct 4’s beautiful trails. Once a month, join a Precinct 4 TAP guide on a gentle two-mile walk along the paved Spring Creek Greenway Trail beginning and ending at Big Stone Lodge.
Trip Sign Up
Tuesday, Feb. 13 at noon
Sign up is on a first-come, first-served basis. Transportation is provided for individuals 50 and better through Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program. A Harris County Precinct 4 bus will pick up and drop off participants at Spring Baptist Church, located at 633 E. Louetta Road in Spring, for the following February trip:
• Thursday, March 29 at 10 a.m. – Houston Museum of Natural Science. The cost is $10 per person. Lunch is on your own at Logan’s Roadhouse.
How Sweet It Is Luncheon
Friday, Feb. 16 at 11:30 a.m.
Big Stone Lodge invites the community to enjoy live music with Jay Cantu. Ben’s Chuck Wagon will provide chicken and dumplings, corn, glazed carrots, rolls, dessert, and unlimited coffee and tea. An $8 per person suggested donation is requested and payable in advance during registration. Come by the Center Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to get tickets no later than Wednesday, Feb. 14.
Sea Center Texas and Lake Jackson Historical Museum
Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 9 a.m.
Trip sign-up is on a first-come, first-served basis at Big Stone Lodge. The cost is $2 per person. Lunch is on your own Asile’s Restaurant. Transportation is provided for individuals 50 and better through Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program. A Harris County Precinct 4 bus will pick up and drop off participants at Spring Baptist Church, located at 633 E. Louetta Road in Spring.
Monday through Thursday at 8:10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Start or end your day with a 2 ½-mile walk to music in the comfort of the Center.
Mondays and Wednesdays at 9 a.m. and Fridays at 10 a.m.
This slow and gentle exercise is designed to assist those who suffer from discomfort associated with arthritis, joint aches, and stiffness.
Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. and Fridays at 9 a.m.
A certified instructor teaches a combination of stretching and toning exercises.
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and Fridays at 8:30 a.m.
Learn how to build symmetry and coordination in the body. Loose-fitting exercise clothing and a thick yoga mat are required for maximum comfort.
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.
A volunteer instructor leads this class that combines a variety of music with a fun and effective workout system.
Mondays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
This dance class gives a safe and effective aerobic body workout. A variety of dance styles and music including country, pop, hip hop, salsa, tango and merengue make this a fun way to exercise.
Mondays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
An accomplished artist and instructor teaches drawing techniques. No experience is necessary – just a desire to have fun and learn. Call the Center at 281-350-1029 to register or for more information.
Mondays from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m.
Learn drawing techniques from an accomplished artist or continue to improve your talent and skills.
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 a.m.
A certified instructor teaches yoga methods to achieve physical and mental harmony as well as emotional and spiritual peace. A non-skid yoga mat is required.
Line Dancing I
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:10 a.m. to 11:10 a.m.
Participants can master the steps that can be used for any line dancing song in this twelve-week introductory course.
Line Dancing II
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:10 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
This volunteer-led class features popular dances seen on television and in local dance clubs. Participants should wear light-colored, rubber-soled shoes.
Cards and Dominoes
Tuesdays at 1 p.m.
Come alone or with a partner to play a variety of card games or dominoes.
Thursdays at 12:15 p.m.
This exciting and easy to learn activity is similar to traditional volleyball, but allows participants to remain seated.
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