Meridian Star


February 24, 2013

Springtime; Perfect for painting classes


MERIDIAN — Other MAC activities

and events

    Don’t worry if you missed the diabetes seminar presented by Lisa and Willie Ann of Medicare’s Information & Quality Healthcare (IQH). They will present another program beginning Feb. 26. Call (601) 672-1067 to sign up with Lisa.

    Meridian Activity Center is hosting a 55 Alive Driver Safety Program with instructor Bob Glazar on March 14, from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.. This program is sponsored by AARP; complete the course and let your insurance agent know. Many agencies offer a discount on automotive insurance. Phone (601) 485-1812, leave your name and phone number to get in the class; size is limited.

    Start putting your garage sale items aside, in a box, or go on and put them in the trunk of your car in preparation for our Bi-annual Trunk Sale, which is held in the front parking lot of the center. For a fee of $10, sellers park their car, pop their trunk and sell items right from their car. We are looking at March 23. If it rains, we’ll move to an April weekend.

    Don’t forget! ZUMBA Latin dance exercise has come to the center. And is it ever a lot of fun and fast moves to get your heart rate up. Alba and Freda will be here Tuesday evenings, from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., and Thursday afternoons, from 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. By fee.

    We also are moving every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, from 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.,with the hip-hop sounds in our Slimnastics class taught by Brenda Golisch.

    Meridian Activity Center s located at 3300 32nd Ave., off 29th Avenue and 36th Street. Look for our small street signs and then, as you turn onto 32nd Avenue you will see our arched sign at the end of the street as you enter the compound. Call for details. (601) 485-1812.

    • Barbara Wells is director of Meridian Activity Center. You may e-mail her at

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