Lakeland Social Singles
Dance Schedule for 2012
Dances with live band are held each Saturday
from 8:00pm to 10:30pm at the Sesame Grotto
on Morgan Combee Road in Lakeland, Florida.
Members pay: $6.00
Associate Members pay: $7.00
Guests pay: $8.00
Ice and soft drinks are available.
It is requested that you wear appropriate dress
and clean your table before leaving.
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Polk Senior Games Inc. is a nonprofit organization that sponsors the annual Polk Senior Games.
Senior men and women will be able to compete in more than 30 games involving mental skill and physical ability. The competition spans a two-week period. The competition's two-week period features games of badminton, basketball shooting, 3-on-3 basketball, billiards, bocce, bowling, bridge, checkers, cribbage, ballroom, social and square dancing, darts, euchre, field events, fishing, golf, horseshoes, 18-hole and putt and chip golf, pickleball, lawn bowling, pepper, pass and kick, racquetball, 5K road race, Scrabble, senior smarts, skeet and trap shooting, shuffleboard, softball, swimming, table tennis, tennis, track, and walking. Gold, silver and bronze medals will be distributed to winning participants in each age division. Winners in the first five places in some events may proceed onto the Florida Senior Games State Championships. For additional information call the office at 863-533-0055. All participants must be 50 or older by Dec. 31 of the competition year, and are not required to be a Polk County resident. A closing ceremony will include special awards, entertainment, door prizes, goody bags and a health fair. Everyone who participates in the games also receives a Polk County Senior Games T-shirt. Competitions are held statewide from January to November every year. Information about both the state championship and Senior Games across Florida is available on the Florida Sports Web site at www.flasports.com.
VFW, 231 East Lake Avenue, Auburndale, Florida 33823-3454, USA. Game play:
Mon-7:00 Phone: (863) 967-4785
Elks Lodge #1672, 332 Avenue "B" SW,
Winter Haven, Florida 33880-3925, USA.
Game play: Wed-7:00 pm (863) 299-7789
Knights of Columbus, 410 3rd St South,
Winter Haven, Florida 33883-9165, USA.
Game play: Thu & Sun-7:00 pm
Phone: (863) 401-2779
Senior Games & State Championships Sports
The 2012 Florida International Senior Games
& State Championships will once again be
held in Polk County, December 1-9, 2012.
Slow-Pitch Softball will be played separately,
the weekend of November 3-4, in Polk County. The 2012 Games are a qualifier for the 2013 National Senior Games, to be held in
Cleveland, Ohio, July 21-August 5, 2013. Competition and registration materials for the
2012 Games will be available, on this page,
beginning in September, 2012. In the grid
below, athletes can link to the sport of their
choice where they will be able to find
information and links from the 2011 Games.
This information is only listed to give
prospective athletes an idea of what to expect
at the 2012 Games. Best of luck to all athletes
in the 2012 schedule of Local Florida Senior Games. We look forward to hosting you in
Polk County in December, 2012.