Health Services

Blood PressureSUSPENDED FOR PHASE 1 RE-OPENxxTBDPublicActivity Contact: Mary Anne Molinari
Deb Isfeld
Cruz Roja TableTuesday, 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
xxBlue Umbrella PatioPublicInformation on Cruz Roja services available. Emergency kits for medical and health information available for sale.
Activity Contact: Colleen Beery
Diabetes Support Group11:00 - 12:00 pm
First Friday of the month
xZOOMPublicA group to meet, support, and educate on Diabetes management issues.
Activity Contact: Kim Welch MS, RD, CDE
Hospital San Antonio10:00 am - 12:00 pmxBlue Umbrella PatioPublicInformation concerning available services. Blood Pressure service offered.
Activity Contact: Ana Paula Camacho
376-689-0911 Ext 212
Oir Bien Hearing Services10:00 am - 3:00 pmxxxHearing Aid RoomPublicFree hearing screening test. Other services include hearing aids, repairs, service and supplies of batteries and molds. Call for appointments.
Activity Contact: Blanca Gomez
Optometrist - ClaravisionAPPOINTMENT ONLY
9:00-4:00 pm
( Sign Up)
Pre-registration required. Call Dra. Zepeda for an appointment, except Thursday. No walk in appointments.
Activity Contact: Dra Luz Zepeda
Shiatsu Chair MassageFirst and Third Thursdays
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
xPond PatioMembers
( Sign Up)
Free 10-minute massage for LCS Members only. Appointments required. Call David at for appointment time. Massage focuses on back, spine, neck, shoulders, arms and hands.
Activity David Herrera Lara
Skin Cancer ScreeningAPPOINTMENT ONLY
10:00-12:00 pm
(2nd & 4th only)
( Sign Up)
Free skin cancer screenings for specific concerns. No full body screening. If procedure is performed, there is a charge. Sign up by calling 333-408-0951 for appointment day, and time. LCS no longer will do signups for skin cancer screening. All other dermatological concerns need to make appointment to see the doctor at her office.

Insurance and Investment

IMSS & Immigration ServicesAPPOINTMENT ONLY
10:00-1:00 pm
xxClinicPublicActivity Contact: Lucy Velez
Appointments - Veronica, 333-157-9472
Intercam Bank10:00-1:00 pmxxxxxTicket Sales AreaPublicInformation on banking concerns
Activity Contact: Yuray Rivero
Lakeside Broker11:00-2:00 pmxxSouth Campus ClassroomPublicMetLife: insurance services for health, auto, home, etc.
Activity Contact: Edgar Cedeno
Sky Med10:00 am-12:00 pm
First Friday
xBlue Umbrella PatioPublicEmergency Medical services
Activity Contact: Christine Laberge

Learn & Share

10:00-11:30 am
xTBDMembersDiscussion of issues in computer-related technology of iPhone, iPad, Windows PC, Android tablets and smartphones.
Activity Contact: Mike Goss, 333-409-1847
Basic Principles of Drawing/PaintingEMAIL TO REGISTER
9:00-11:00 am
xKen Gosh PavilionMembersLearn the basic principles of drawing and painting: perspectives, proportion and composition. Students must bring their own art supplies. Email the instructor for registration and details as to what is needed for the classes.
Activity Contact: Jorge Garcia,
Children's ArtOpen with Invitation Only
15 years+
10:00-12:00 pm
xSouth Campus PatioPublic
Activity Contact: Danielle Page
Children's Photography ProgramSUSPENDED FOR PHASE 1 RE-OPEN
10:00-12:00 pm
xTBDPublic Introduction to photography techniques and the camera with expansion to more advanced concepts of photography and the camera as the course progresses. Weekly participation is expected.
Activity Contact: Michael Searles, +1-508-380-6383
Discussion Group12:00 - 1:30 pmxSC Lakeside PatioMembersTopics cover politics, current events, and interesting research in science and social science. Participants take 2 minutes to address each topic.
Activity Contact: Loretta Mitro,
English/Spanish Conversation12:00 - 1:30 pmxKen Gosh PavillionPublicA conversational group for intermediate Spanish/English speakers to practice their second language speaking and listening in an informal environment. This group is focused on communication in a second language and not grammatical purity.
Activity Contact: Phillip Rylett,
EspaƱol en Action (Spanish in Action)Check web page for days / timesxxon CAMPUSMembersSee See Spanish Classes web page for description and enrollment.
Activity Contact: AlfredoPerez
Everyday Mindfulness10:00-11:30 amxZOOMMembersExploring mindfulness in daily life through readings and practice.
Activity Contact: Barbara Hildt, 376-766-4164
Exploring SpanishSUSPENDED
12:00 - 1:30 pm
xxxZOOMMembersPractice and conversation in beginner and intermediate Spanish.
Activity Contact: Sandy Britton, 766-2531
2:00-4:30 pm
xTBDMembersActivity Contact: Marshall Krantz
Hurachess Club12:00-1:00 pm xAjijic PlazaPublicTeach boys & girls to play chess. All ages. Parents welcome.
Activity Contact: Roy Quiriconi
Roberto Serrano, 449-155-7538
Hot Science1:45-2:45 pmxZOOMMembers Breaking news in science and technology
Activity Contact: Contact Richard Clarke, 376-765-6976
Introduction to LakesideConsult LCS web Home page for dates, times and on-line registration.on CAMPUS and ZOOMMembersFor new LCS members to learn about lakeside living. Registration required and cost.
Activity Contact: AlfredoPerez
Introduction to Spanish12:30 - 2:00 pm
1st, 2nd, 3rd Tuesdays
xWilkes Education CenterMembersSee Spanish Classes web page for description and enrollment.
Activity Contact: AlfredoPerez
Mudlarks Pottery Introduction to CeramicsSUSPENDED INDEFINITELY
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
xxSouth CampusMembersInstruction on working with clay. Sign up. Cost for monthly lab fees, clay. Maximum of three participants.
Activity Contact: Jennifer Johnson
Mudlarks Intermediate Open StudiosEMAIL TO REGISTER
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
xxSouth CampusMembersInstruction on working with clay. Preregistration required. Registration dependent upon completion of Beginning Instruction of ceramics. Present approval to register. Cost for monthly lab fees, clay.
Activity Contact: Jennifer Johnson
Personal Enhancement WorkshopSUSPENDED FOR PHASE 1 RE-OPEN
10:00 am - 11:30 am
xTBDMembersParticipants will share and communicate issues and receive insights into their lives.
Activity Contact: Daniel Acuff, 332-165-0987,
Personal Enrichment Program and Prueba Mexico SeminarsCheck Web Home Page for details and on-line registration.TBDMembersActivity Contact: Alfredo Perez
Spanish a la CartaCheck web page for days / timesxZOOMMembersSee See Spanish Classes web page for description and enrollment.
Activity Contact: AlfredoPerez
Tech Help DeskVia EmailN/AMembersEmail your questions to
Activity Contact: Mike Goss, 333-409-1847
12:00-1:20 pm
xTBDMembersActivity Contact: Fred Harland, 766-1458
Susan Weeks
Write-To-A-Prompt10:00-12:00 pmxKen Gosh PavilionMembersA drop in writer's group. Writers are given 45 minutes to write on a given prompt/topic. This is followed by time to read and share the writings.
Activity Contact: Michael Koch, 766-0083,

Legal & Info Services

Becerra Immigration 10:30-12:30 pmxBlue Umbrella PatioPublicLegal advice, legal services for immigration & naturalization.
Activity Contact: Alvaro Becerra
cell 333-201-3123
Solbes & SolbesSecond Monday, 10:00-12:00 pmxBlue Umbrella PatioPublicLegal assistance in civil, family and criminal matters. Everything related to wills, divorces and all kinds of matters.
Activity Contact: Nieves & Diego Solbes
United States Voter RegistrationMonday, 10:00 am-1:00 pm
Begins March 28
xBlue Umbrella PatioPublicUS Voter registration sponsored by Democrats Abroad. Open to all US citizens to register and request ballots. Vote from
Activity Contact: Larry Pihl

Tickets and Other Sales

Cultural Events Ticket Booth10:00-12:00 pmxxxxxTicket BoothsPublicThis is the place to get tickets for some of the finest events in the Lakeside Area. Check the daily schedule to see when tickets for particular events will be sold.

Service, Social and Support Groups

Al-Anon SpanishMonday 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 - 7:30 pm
xxSC Lakeside PatioPublicActivity Contact: Ericka Murillo, 331-444-3253
Caregivers of Dementia Support GroupTuesday 11:30 - 1:00 pm
xMaestro PatioPublicActivity Contact: Cathey Merrill, 713-253-3537
Lakeside AAMonday, Thursday 4:00 - 5:00 pmxxGazeboPublicActivity Contact: Susan Martz
LCS Information Desk10:00 am - 2:00 pmxxxxxxInformationPublic
Needlepushers10:00 - 11:45 amxSC Back PatioClosedActivity Contact: Jean Melnyk,
Open CirclePresentation 10:30 - 11:30 am
See Open Circle Web site for schedule and ADVANCE REGISTRATION.
xBack Lawn, Gazebo, NJ PatioPublicActivity Contact: Diana Ayala
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
First and third Thursday each month
xNeil James PatioPublicThe Ranch will have 5-7 dogs available for adoption.
Activity Contact: Carolyn Cochran
5:00 - 9:00 pm
xxxTBDPublicClosed Mexican women's group
Activity Contact: Jazmin Pompa, 333-459-8019
Toastmasters7:00 - 9:00 pmxSalaPublicFostering personal growth through improved communication skills and leadership. Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Mondays are in Spanish; on the 2nd and 4thMondays they are in English.
Activity Contact: Sarana Donaldson,
+1 814-715-4257 via WhatsApp