group Exercise Classes
All classes are taught by a certified fitness instructor. Our group exercise classes are included in the Hilltop membership fee; members must register at the front desk.
Yoga with assistance of a chair (no getting up from the floor). Improves flexibility and balance with emphasis on breathing and relaxation for overall mental and physical wellness.
Chair Yoga meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.
seniors-b-fit 1 & 2
Low-impact exercise with assistance of a chair; focusing on strength, balance, and heart health.
Seniors-B-Fit 1 meets on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11:00 a.m.
Seniors-B-Fit 2 meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at 1:00 p.m.
Floor work involved – bring your own mat and towel. Improves flexibility and balance with emphasis on breath control for positive mental and physical health and relaxation.
Yoga meets on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 a.m.
Floor work involved – bring your own mat and towel. Yin focuses on holding poses to work joints and connective tissues. Yang focuses on activity that improves blood flow, strength, stamina, and flexibility.
Yin/Yang Yoga meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:00 a.m.
Some floor work involved – bring your own mat and towel. Exercises designed to strengthen heart and lungs, combined with muscle work for balance and stamina.
Low-Impact Fitness meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m.
Step-by-step teaching of fun, popular line dances.
Line Dancing meets on Mondays and Wednesdays at 3:00pm; Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30pm
Try our Line Dancing Basics Class if you don’t know how or just need to “brush up” on basic steps before participating in regular classes. Line Dancing Basics meets Tuesdays and Thursday 5:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Join us Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. for a matinee movie. Films range from cinema classics to modern blockbusters and span a wide range of genres. Each month’s features can be seen on The Hilltop calendar.
Book Club meets Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. Meet for a weekly group discussion of the selected book. Check with the front desk for more information.
Thursdays and Fridays at 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. – The multi-purpose rooms will be available for various games. If you are a card, domino, or board game player, start a new group and join the fun!
ACTIVITIES WITH EXTRA FEES
Arts and Crafts Classes
Offered approximately once a month. Includes painting, jewelry making, building, with facilitators or instructors to guide members through the activity. Supplies are included. Fees range from $10 to $30 per class.
Day trips are planned throughout the year based on the availability of transportation. Destinations and fees are varied depending on the interests of the group who participate in activities at the center.
Examples of past trips include:
- International Quilt Festival in Houston
- Round Top & Brenham Area Antique Shopping
- Houston Livestock Show
- Quilt Shop Hop for the Houston / Bay Area
- Trinity River Boat Trip
- Resale shopping trips in downtown Houston, Heights & Webster areas
- Schulenburg Painted Churches Tour
- Minute Maid Park Tour
- Bluebonnet Festival in Chappell Hill
- Houston Tunnel Tour
Due to COVID-19 all day trips have been delayed until further notice. They will resume as venues begin to open for group tours.
The Hilltop was scheduled to add overnight trips to our activities beginning October 2020. Due to COVID-19 all overnight trips have been cancelled until further notice.
Welcome Newcomers & New Activities
If you are a newcomer to the area or know of someone who is, please tell them about our center. What better way to get to know your neighbors than to participate in programs like the ones provided by the center.
The Hilltop staff is always open to suggestions for new activities for members. If you have an idea, please contact Loretta Dixon.