Each month, all birthdays are celebrated at TimeOut with a special cake.

In August we celebrate:

Norma D           8/9

Linda C             8/9

Joel R              8/10

Chioma M         8/17

Julie N              8/24

Fran P              8/26

Marilyn K          8/27

Sally S            8/28

Happy Birthday to each of you!

A Lovely Cake for the Celebratory Event                                          Centerpieces for the Special Day

Deacon George Leading a Blessing for the Special Couple              Their family Joined Us for the Communion Service

Anne & Barb provided special music                                             The Whole Family

Deacon George with Paul & Sally. Happy Anniversary!

 

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!

 

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.

Volunteers provide a ride to TimeOut.

Contact Parish Office
405-340-0691

 

"We look forward to Wednesdays!"

 "We always leave happier!"

 

 

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

Debbie Kosters

Pam Valvo