Clowning Around: Ron Bordewick: August 1, 10:30 AM Join ARC’s Ron Bordewick for an informational about clowning, fun, laughs, smiles, and what it is to be Normal. Come help celebrate International Clown Week with " The NORMAL One,” a local meet-and-greet clown on Thursday, August 1st at 10:30 AM. Register for this program at ARC or by calling 888-9099. Walk-ins welcome.

Beginner Bridge Class: August 5, 12, 19 & 26, 10 AM - 12 PM 
On Mondays in August Randy Randazzo, ARC member and seasoned bridge player, will teach a beginner bridge workshop. This class is meant for members who are just learning how to play bridge. After completing the class participants will merge into our beginner bridge group on Mondays at 10 AM. This class is FREE. Register at ARC or by calling 888-9099.

Sign Language 2: August 6, 13, 20, 27, 1 -1:30 PM: 
Have you ever wanted to learn sign language? Join sign language 2 and learn feelings, numbers, meet and greet vocabulary, and a review of sign language 1. During each class, you will learn new signs and play games to reinforce your learning. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn a new language, have fun, and grow in your awareness of deafness and deaf culture. The cost to attend the 4-week class is $50.00. Register at ARC. Payment expected upon registration.

Program Highlights August

Spotlight on San Antonio Holiday
December 05 — December 09, 2020 • 5 Days • 5 Meals
HERE to learn more.

Islands of New England
June 12 — June 19, 2020 • 8 Days • 11 Meals
HERE to learn more.
Travel presentation July 31, 2019, 10 AM at ARC.

​Virtual Reality: Oceans: August 8, 10:30 AM: The Normal Public Library will bring in their supply of virtual reality glasses. This will be a seated exercise that will take you inside the 3-D world of oceans and sea life. This exercise can be adapted to make anyone feel comfortable using these glasses. Register for this exercise at ARC or by calling 888-9099.

Janet Puntoni: Learn to Paint Wood: August 12, 12 - 3 PM You will be painting a barn. Come learn to paint wood! The water color paper is supplied, 140lb if they would like different weight bring your own. Bring several simple barn pictures some photos will be available to use, watercolor paint and brushes (varies sizes of brushes), paper towel or rag. masking tape, pencil. The cost to attend this workshop is $25.00. Payment is expected upon registration.

Springtime Tulip River Cruise: featuring Dutch & Belgian Waterways
April 28 — May 06, 2020 • 9 Days • 20 Meals
HERE to learn more.


ARC Bus Trips: Click the button below to download a list of upcoming bus trips.  Some trips don't have full details yet, please check back regularly for updates to the Upcoming Bus Trip schedule.

To view a list of our programs in calendar format, see our Activities Calendar,Exercise Calendar, Peace Meal Calendar, ARC SHIP and Pickleball Schedule pages.

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