Daly City
Library & Recreation Services
Active Adult/Senior Services
Program Updates
December 17, 2020
Daly City Official Holiday Tree Lighting
December 16, 2020
City Hall

Last night, Daly City Recreation's own David Zetzer led our community's safe and virtual holiday tree lighting. David was entertaining as always. He changed his wardrobe for each announcement made and ended the countdown with his trademark saying, "Have Fun!" Click on the photo above to watch the video.
Photos by Gloria Soliz
COMING NEXT WEEK!

Holiday Concert with Harpist Sharon Affeltranger

Stay tuned to www.Facebook.com/DalyCitySeniors for details!
Friends & Family Fitness Fun
Get a Strong Start to 2021!

Hurry to sign-up for some New Year's Eve family and friends fitness fun! Only $10 per household! You, your family or friends might be short on space, but don't want to be short on healthy movement and fitness ESPECIALLY GOING INTO THE NEW YEAR OF 2021! Don’t let the COVID shutdown slow you down. Let’s pep up your wellness so you can THRIVE in 2021!

This engaging morning fitness fun for the whole family (all ages and ability-levels) that can be done from the safety of your own home. Fun activities and healthy eating tips, brain games, and more provided in our time together. After this fitness/wellness experience, you, your kids, FAMILY MEMBERS/FRIENDS OF ALL AGES might even find yourselves a little more motivated to keep the healthy movement going! Fun holiday and throw-back music that's sure to get you and your family moving and staying in shape at the year's end and beyond! 

Instructor: Leslie K. DuBridge, certified fitness trainer/group fitness instructor and NBME – board certified health and wellness coach. 

*ONLINE REGISTRATION PRIOR TO FIRST CLASS REQUIRED.      
*ZOOM LINK WILL BE SENT TO THOSE REGISTERED/ENROLLED PRIOR TO FIRST CLASS.   
*IMPORTANT! Refund Policy: Please choose classes carefully. Because the fees collected pay class contractors due payment, we must limit our refund policy. Credit will only be given if requested at least one week before the first meeting. Refunds shall not be issued.
Thanks for your understanding!

Click here to enroll in the
One-Day Friends & Family Fitness Fun class
on December 31, 2020!

City of Daly City
Reorganization of the City Council
December 14 2020

Mayor's Citizen of the Year Award
Rowena Williams Poti Meafua
Click here for video of the City Council meeting.
To see the Citizen of the Year award, advance video to 57:25.
Mayor's Commissioner of the Year
Elizabeth N. Espinda
Arts & Culture Commission
Click here to see the Commissioner of the Year and
then advance video to 46:46.
Virtual Visit to Stonehenge
Monday, December 21,2020
Sunrise Time: 08:09 GMT

Watch the winter solstice live from Stonehenge, wherever you are in the world! English Heritage cameras will capture the best views of Stonehenge, allowing you to connect with this amazing place from the comfort of your own home. Live coverage of sunset and sunrise means you won't miss a moment of this special occasion.
"Let's Talk" is a wonderful online discussion group just for seniors (55+). All are welcome! Join us on Zoom using the following instructions.

To join us on Zoom using a Computer, Mac, iPad, iPhone, Android or smartphone device with your camera and speak volume on
  1. Click on the following link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86096576329?pwd=RnZGaHhnY2FEWTZkdk82c0lYOVJRdz09. (You can also copy and paste this link into your Internet browser, e.g. Explorer, Google, Safari, Edge). 
  2. At the prompt, enter the following Zoom Meeting ID: 860 9657 6329 
  3. At the prompt, enter the following Zoom meeting Passcode: Stages 
This option enables you to see, hear, and be seen and heard by everyone in the meeting. Click here if you would like to watch a short video by AARP on how to use ZOOM. You can watch the entire video or simply start at the 1:10 mark for advice on the easiest way to join our group discussion.  The video will show you how to make sure we can hear you and, if your device has a camera, to see you.  
 
To join a Zoom meeting using only a traditional/landline telephone or cell phone
  1. On a telephone, dial (669) 900-6833. 
  2. At the prompt, enter the Zoom Meeting ID provided by the facilitator of the meeting and press #. The Meeting ID is:  860 9657 6329.  If the meeting has not started, you will be prompted to stay on the line until the meeting begins. 
  3. If prompted for a Zoom Meeting Passcode, enter: Stages
  4. To disconnect from the meeting, hang up the phone. 
This option works like a teleconference. You will be able to talk and hear everyone in the meeting. 
SLICED: Teen Edition

We hope you've had a chance to view the first and second episodes of SLICED, Daly City Recreation's fast, furious and fun culinary competition! Next Wednesday, December 23rd, we’re debuting a holiday special, SLICED: Teen Edition, featuring showcase performers Aria, Hazel, Vincent, and Zenna! Click here for an exclusive sneak preview of our competitors racing against the clock to decorate cookies and build their gingerbread houses. Who’ll win SLIDED: Teen Edition? Find out next Wednesday, 12/23/20 at 7:00pm on our Daly City Teens Facebook page!
Current Events with Frank Damon

Doelger Senior Center has been fortunate to have Frank Damon leading both our Current Events and History discussion groups for the last 6 years. During this time of physical distancing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Frank is sharing his current events discussion topics online. Starting on Monday, January 4, 2021, Frank will offer Current Events discussion groups each Monday on ZOOM. Stay tuned for details next week!

Frank received his BA degree from the University of San Francisco (USF) with a dual major in Political Science and American History. He also earned his MA in Political Science and teaching credentials at USF. Over the course of his career, Frank taught in the San Mateo Union High School District and at Marin Catholic High School, Terra Nova High School, Golden Gate University, College of San Mateo, Skyline College and Canada College.

If you are interested in joining Current Events with Frank, please contact Frank directly at frankdamon@my.smccd.edu.
How's your holiday baking coming along? If you are looking for inspiration, look no further! Here are two takes across the generations on the same tasty treat. The video above is offered on #DalyCityRecAtHome by Kristen. The lovely recipe below is available thanks to Bella Pinkus in the dessert section of the 1982 Cafe Doleger Cookbook. Yum!
Daly City Libraries are temporarily suspending our Curbside Services due to the San Mateo County mandatory regional stay at home order that goes into effect Thursday, December 17 at 11:59 pm for at least 3 weeks. 
Other library services are still available! 
Looking for something interesting to do during the holidays? Click below to check-out the amazing variety of programs available through the Daly City eLibrary!

Daly City Library & Recreation Services
Active Adult & Senior Services
Ann Cooney
650 991-8012