Birthday Celebrations

Each month, all birthdays are celebrated at TimeOut. A special cake commemorating the theme of the month is created by a parishioner and daughter of TimeOut volunteers.

In November we celebrate:

Bob E                      11/1

Mike O                   11/1

JoMarie                 11/2

Linda E                   11/4

Debbie K                11/7

Marge                    11/10

Willa                       11/18

Julie K                     11/20

Karen                      11/21

Cindy                      11/30

Rosario                  11/30

Happy Birthday to each of you!

Honoring Our Veterans

 

Halloween Magic at TimeOut

Time Out Program

TimeOut is a program that gives special time to seniors and their caregivers.  Programs include a variety of games, snacks, and entertainment every Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the Commons at St. John's.

Our Commitment:
Offer a respite for caregivers and a special outing for Senior Citizens within the Edmond community.

What We Do:                     
Offer a variety of planned activities, games, entertainment, snacks, and lunch as well as a communion prayer service.

A Typical "Day"

  • Social Time/Meet and Greet
  • News and Weather
  • Introduction of New Members
  • Who's been on vacation; who's going
  • Who's missing
  • Jokes
  • Bible Moment
  • Exercises--chair and standing
  • Monthly Birthday cake
  • Communion Service
  • Lunch ($3 donation appreciated)
  • Entertainment--live music, speakers, singing, Bingo with prizes, Bunco with prizes, Crafts, and more
  • Door prizes
  • Parties for EVERY Holiday including seasonal attire and costumes!

Come Give it a Try...you'll love it!

pdf Timeout Brochure (1.43 MB)

Interested in Attending this Program?

Requirement for TimeOut Attendance:

  • Able to transfer sit to stand, stand to sit
  • Able to move independently from one location to another
  • Capable of attending to matters of personal hygiene
  • Able to eat independently
  • Behavior must be controlled, i.e. not loud, abusive or combative

Nurse is on duty at each program.

Transportation

Volunteers provide a ride to TimeOut, parishioners' Liturgies, social functions, medical appointments, and other parish functions.

Contact Parish Office
405-340-0691

Why I Love Attending!

"We look forward to Wednesdays!"

 "We always leave happier!"

 

Serve in this Ministry

Time & Training Required:

Initial Training of 1-2 hours.
4 hours per week, 1 - 4 times per month. Safe Environment training is required.

Helpful Attributes:
Friendly, outgoing, and comfortable with elderly people who may have physical and or mental disabilities. Willing to serve as a special friend in a family type environment. Willing to participate in activities as needed. May function as a driver of  a church vehicle if desired and upon request. Work well with other volunteers in group environment. Flexible.

Contact Pat Bourgeois