“As Summer starts to wind down, we are enjoying every minute! We have two entertainers this month Johnny Layne on the 9th and Brian Gillie on the 16th . On the 21st experience Animal Assisted Activities, sure to be a joy. Join Representative Kim Rose to learn about laws that affect you!
Amanda Berry, Program Director 203-877-5131
August 2 Wednesday Financial Exploitation: Its’ A Crime! – 1:00 p.m. It happened to Actor Mickey Rooney; don’t let it happen to you. Join Tracey Parks from the Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services for conversation and the video documentary “Last Will and Embezzlement,” a chilling account of financial crimes against our senior population. You will not want to miss it!
August 8 Tuesday Managing Your Wounds – 1:00 p.m. Come learn a practical approach to managing wounds: what to look for, how to care for them, when to seek medical attention. Get to know how certain medical conditions may limit your body’s ability to heal. Learn how to identify wounds, the importance of wound care and when a discussion with your doctor and advanced care may be necessary. Led by Christina Newton, Program Director and Janice Mezick, RN Clinical Manager of the Advanced Wound Care center at Milford Hospital.
August 9 Wednesday Showtime – 12:30 p.m. Come enjoy the soft ballads of the 60’s with entertainer Johnny Layne. He is a local, who will put a smile in your heart.
August 10 Thursday Staycation Vacation-No Adult Left In Doors- 1:00 p.m. Al Strong, from Visit CT will let you in on fun places to see this year right here in our own state!
August 16 Wednesday Drive Safely-The AARP Safe Driver Class will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Please call Nat Rosenberg 203-795-6159 to register.
August 16 Wednesday Showtime – 12:30 p.m. Brian Gillie lights a spark and puts a song in every heart! Come enjoy his singing and piano playing that contain a hearty dose of sensitivity, rhythm and mischief. His fresh renditions of your Jazz to Broadway favorites will have you singing and dancing along.
August 18 Friday Movie Matinee –1:00 p.m. Lion in this affecting true story, 5- year old Saroo is adopted by an Australian couple after losing his way in the urban jungle of Kolkata. More than two decades later, new mapping technology prompts Saroo to search for his lost family in India. Nicole Kidman/ Circa/ 2016 /PG -13
August 21 Monday Animal Assisted Activities: What Gives? – 1:00 p.m. Milford resident Joanne Walsh will be here to talk about Pet Partners and introduce one of her two “teammate” dogs, Phoebe or Rover. Anyone that has ever enjoyed pet ownership knows about the amazing human- animal bond that can develop. Pet Partners has 15,000 registered teams that performed 3,000,000 visits last year in hospitals, nursing homes, schools, airports, camps and other locations. If there is an interest at the center, Joanne will plan to visit routinely with Rover or Phoebe so that members that enjoy that human- animal connection can enjoy some time together.
August 23 Wednesday Representative Kim Rose: Laws Affecting Seniors - 1:00 p.m. you are invited to meet with State Representative Kim Rose to discuss legislation passed during the 2017 legislative session and the State Budget.
August 24 Thursday Medicare 101– 10:00 a.m. Wondering about your choices for the upcoming open enrollment? This educational presentation will explain them! Part A and B, Part D options, the Advantage Plan and Supplements. Presented by Robin Graham, Medicare Field Sales Representative with ConnectiCare, Inc. & Affiliates.
August 28 Monday Super Bingo –10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Lunch break is from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Coming in September!!! Health Fair 18th, Safe Driver Class 20th, Sock Hop 27th