News and Events
at Steady for Life
Four times a year, we put out our Steady for Life Newsletter with updates, events, and information for all our instructors and students. You can read the latest newsletter here on our site, or check out older ones.
Free! – Dec. 5, 2018, 2:00 pm – SFL Main Location
Invite your friends to join us for our annual Travel Fair on December 5th at 2:00 pm. We will share with you all the exciting travel plans for 2019. As always, you will have an opportunity to pre-register with a deposit and pick your motorcoach seat. Please be kind and reserve for the fair attendance on your form so that we will know how many chairs to set out and how many flyers to print.
Annual Steady for Life Christmas Party
$24 – Dec. 18, 2018, 11:30 am – Valley Hill Country Club
Our Annual SFL Christmas Party will be December 18th at the Valley Hill Country Club at 11:30. It is a special time to share Christmas cheer with your instructors, enjoy a delicious lunch and delight in the four-part harmony of the ROCKET CITY CHORUS. This is one event of the year that is exclusively for Steady for Life members and their spouses. Cost is $24. Reservations must be made on the attached reservation form. The venue holds 120 guests. After that number is reached, this event will be sold out. The address for Valley Hill Country Club is: 8300 Valley Hill Dr., Huntsville
Heritage Ringers Handbell Choir Concert
Free! – Dec. 3, 2018, 6:30 pm – Trinity United Methodist Church
This evening we will be carpooling at 6:30 from the Steady for Life Main location as we enjoy the Heritage Ringers Handbell Choir for their annual Christmas concert at Trinity United Methodist church on Airport Road. The concert begins at 7:00 and is free to the public.
Christmas Lunch at the Vineyard
$25 – Dec. 3, 2018, 12:00 pm – The Vineyard and Blackberry Chapel
Let us get you in the spirit for the holidays on December 3rd with a Christmas buffet lunch at The Vineyard and Blackberry Chapel in Arab. We’ll meet you there at noon, or you can ride the Mayfair bus (space permitting) departing at 11:15. After lunch, we will visit the Arab Historic Village and step back in time with a walk down memory lane.
The address for The Vineyard is 1152 Shoal Creek Rd., Arab. The address for Arab Historic Village is 224 City Park Dr., Arab. Cost is $25 for lunch. Reservation Deadline is November 15th.
Patriotic Program and Luncheon
$12 – Nov. 15, 2018, 11:00 am – Yesterdays Event Center
On November 15th, we will celebrate our Veterans who are with us and those who have gone ahead with an inspirational patriotic program by the group, REPLAY and buffet lunch at Yesterday’s Event Center in Tanner. Doors open at 10:30 with the program beginning at 11:00. This is a sold-out event. We have had 50 reservations for our group since April. When these are reserved, there isn’t a chance of getting more. The cost is $12 per person.
Directions to Yesterday’s Event Center from Huntsville: Take Hwy 72 West into Athens, 2.8 miles past the I-65 interchange to Brownsferry Street, turn left, go 3.5 miles, the center is on the right. 15631 Brownsferry Rd. There will be room for a few who don’t drive to join us on the Mayfair bus. The bus will begin loading at Mayfair Church, 1095 Carl T. Jones, Dr. at 9:30 am. Call Kim at 256-213-1976 to reserve your space on the bus.
Autumn Picnic and Hayride at Tate Farms
$19 – Oct. 23, 2018, 10:30 am - 2:00 pm – Tate Farms
Everyone is invited for an old-fashioned hayride and pumpkin pickin’. There will be a petting zoo and shopping too!
We will have BBQ and all the fixings at our picnic-style lunch on the farm.