Living Young will focus on bringing activities, programs, and studies primarily
for those over the age of 50. However, the activities or Living Young are open to all; both members of GSUMC and the community. This will include various social activities that may include outings at local museums and theaters, as well as group meals at local restaurants and bringing in speakers on a variety of subjects.  
 
 
 
 
2019 Schedule:
 
Weekly Exercise Activity:
Tai Chi – Mondays at 2:00 P.M.

Monthly Activities:
Second Sunday Social immediately after church every second Sunday of the month.  Anyone who would like to go to lunch as a group is welcome. Everyone pays their own way. Signups will be available at the Welcome Table each month, but last minute joiners are welcome.


 
  • Living Young – June Activity  

     
    Living Young’s June gathering will be a nature walk at the Heard Museum. (weather permitting)
     
    Where?     Heard Museum
                   1 Nature Place
                   McKinney, TX 75069
    (Off Country Club Just South of Greenville…look for signs…entrance hidden by all the residential development along Country Club))
     
    Date: Saturday, June 8th
     
    Time:

    Museum opens at 9:00 AM

  • Walk to begin at 10:00AM
 
What to do: there is an indoor museum you can tour in advance of the nature walk. Nature walk distance will depend on the group’s consensus. Trails vary from ½ mile to 2.5 miles.  Popular attraction this time of year is the butterflies inhabiting the area. Trail options include:
  • primitive (guess barely a trail) walk through a cedar grove – 2.5 miles)
  • wood duck trail (wetland walk – 1.9 miles)
  • prairie walk – ½ mile
  • moderately primitive trail through large trees – 1.1 miles
  • easy trail with hills and valleys…mostly shaded – ½ mile
 
Preparation for walk:
  • comfortable walking shoes
  • Mosquito repellent
  • camera (is so desired)
  • sun glasses
 
Price:
  • Adults $9.00
  • Seniors $7.00
 
After Heard Visit: those interested can gather for lunch. Location to be determined. One close option is Palios on Stacy road and Greenville.


July: tail gate and fireworks in Lovejoy parking lot (date the day for Celebration Park fireworks)
August: Movie night at the church. Date TBD.
September: Speaker on Medicare. Date TBD
October: McKinney Ghost walk. Date TBD
November: Speaker; subject and date TBD
December: Attend a Christmas concert at the Allen Symphony. Date TBD

 
Past Events 2019:
January: CPR training. Jan 5.
February: Chili cook off and silent movie night at the church. Feb 23.
March 24: Outing to Allen Community Theater to see Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
April 6: Community Blood Drive at Lucas Community Center
May 5: Frisco Rough Rider game