55ALIVE – Sr. Adults

55ALIVE – Sr. Adults

If you’re 55 and enjoy fellowship and fun together, then this might be the group for you!

2020 Programs:

All 55 ALIVE Luncheons and Trips are currently on hold due to the Covid19 Virus. We will resume when we feel it is safe for our group to meet again!

Monthly Luncheons

We will gather the third Thursday of each month in the Ruehl Building  for our fun day/lunch day. Be sure to watch the church bulletin & email email each month for information on the monthly program. Bring a friend! Don’t be left out!! Come and fellowship with us!

9:15  fun time begins

11:00 program begins

11:30 devotion followed by lunch


February ~ Balloon Art – Everything Made Out of Balloons

March ~ Paint the Door Hanger or Welcome Sign

 Bring your favorite salad this month! (pasta, fruit, or meat)

April ~ Eddie McGriff talks on Gardening & Pruning

May ~ Rockin’ in the 50’s

Dress up Contest!

June ~ All the Buzz about Bees!!

July ~ Chair Yoga

August ~ Financial and Medical Fraud with the BBB & NARCOG

September ~ Mayberry Day!

Dress as your  favorite from the show!

October ~ BINGO & Chili Contest

November ~ Pot Luck Meal (ham provided)

Bring your favorite side dish!

December ~ Christmas Party & FUN!


Monthly Travel

55Alive Travel Group takes to the highways and byways the fourth Thursday of each month for an exciting adventure with a FUN group!

55Alive Roadtrips for 2020

January 23 ~ Green Leaf Grill, Rocky Top Pottery, Mentone, AL

Sallie Howard Memorial Church, DeSota Parkway

Parkway Ice Cream Shop, Ft. Payne


February 27 ~ Fields of Green, Mana House Hydroponic Gardening & Lettuce Farm And Lunch, Lacy’s Spring, AL


March 26 ~ Lunch at Catfish Cabin, Albertville, AL

UnClaimed Baggage, Scottsboro

Hammer’s and Payne’s Soda Shop


April 23 ~ Alabama Barn Quilt Trail, Muscle Shoals, AL ($5 gas money)

Alabama Music Hall of Fame tour ($8 per person for tour)

Lunch at Claunch Cafe Tuscumbia, AL (on your own)

Helen Keller’s Home ($6 per person for tour)


April 30 ~ possible Hallmark House Tour, Warrior, AL


May 28 ~ Chihuly Exhibit, Nashville, TN with lunch there

Beautiful Handblown Glassworks on a Grand Scale that will BLOW you away!!


June 25 ~ Redneck Comedy Bus Tour, Nashville, TN (2 hour tour)


July 23 ~ Loretta Lynn’s Ranch, Hurricane Mills, TN


August 27 ~ Jewel in the Crown Tour, Columbia, TN

St. John’s Episcopal Church

Hamilton Place Plantation Home

Mt Pleasant Grille

Rattle and Snap Plantation Home


Sept. 24 – 26 ~ The Ark Encounter, Williamstown, KY

15 Hotel Rooms are reserved for this trip


October ~ Torrington, CT

Gillette Castle, Mark Twain House and Museum, Essex Steam Train & Riverboat & Convocation


Nov.24 ~ Shopping Trip (all day) Opry Mills, Nashville, TN


Dec. 4-8 ~ Christmas in Savannah, GA


Brochures are available in the church office for trip details & costs. A full itinerary is available for the Savannah Christmas trip.

Contact Karen at karen.hassell@sjepc.com for more info.