Cornelius senior exercise class registration open

CORNELIUS – The Parks, Arts Recreation and Culture Department offers an exercise class for adults aged 55 and older beginning May 20.

Senior Fit Club is a six-week program with low-impact movements and functional exercises designed to increase muscular strangth, enhance mobilitly and flexibility and improve balance. 

It meets 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Dogwood Crossfit Sudio, 20121 N. Main St., Suite B. Diane and John Yarbrough, certified fitness instructors and owners of Dogwood Crossfit Studio, lead the class.

The class costs $65 for residents and $75 for others.

Participants may register at or at Cornelius Town Hall. Details: 704-892-6031 ext. 160 or

Senior Circle focuses on emergency preparedness

MOORESVILLE – Emergency Preparedness is the featured topic for Lake Norman Regional Medical Center’s June Senior Circle (formerly Senior Extra) Summer Social program.

Sam Migit, emergency preparedness coordinator at Iredell County Health Department, will present the program. Discussion will follow with a question and answer opportunity. 

The event takes place 3-4:30 p.m. June 4 in the hospital’s Community Rooms A and B. Following the program, Senior Circle members will enjoy the annual Summer Social.

To become a member, register for meetings or learn more about Senior Circle, contact Mitzie McCurdy at 704-660-4859 or

Wexford House goes glam for camera

DENVER - Hair, makeup, costumes and a camera were all Wexford House residents needed to feel like glamorous movie stars.

The DePaul Senior Living Community was recently treated to pampering and a photo shoot.

Activities Director Tabatha Funderburk collected and bought fancy clothes and accessories for residents to wear.

Teresa Vickers, an artist from Lincolnton, and Wexford House beautician Missy Tripodi did residents’ hair and makeup.

“The residents were a little hesitant at first but once we showed them their first picture, they were impressed with the results,” Funderburk said. “Everyone had a blast!”

Details: 704-489-2633.