Celebrate National Senior Center Month! We have a plethora of enlightening and intriguing events this month. Laugh out loud on the 17th, learn about CBD on the 23rd and revive your crockpot on the 26th.” Amanda Berry, Program Director 203-877-5131
September 2 Monday Labor Day – The Center will be closed in observance of the holiday.
September 5 Thursday Do a Thing or Two to Avoid the Flu – 1:00 p.m. Come learn about the benefits of receiving the flu vaccine and tips on how to avoid the flu. Presented by Milford Health Department Staff: Joan Campbell, RN, Director of Nursing, and Jenn Clark Lofters, Community Health Coordinator.
September 10 Tuesday Taking the Mystique out of Living Trusts - 1:00 p.m. Most estate plans are focused around a Living Trust and Last Will and Testament. Learn how a living trust can simplify your estate administration while ensuring your privacy and protecting beneficiaries. Presented by the Drazen Law Group.
September 11 Wednesday Anxiety - 1:00 p.m. We all experience some form of anxiety from time to time. Having the right tips and tools to manage the experience is the key. Come to learn why we react as we do and what to do to better manage the next time it happens. Join Marcie Carlson, MSW, LCSW, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 30 years of experience in community education for an informative and interactive discussion.
September 12 Thursday Medicare Fraud and Scam Seminar - 1:00 p.m. . Representatives from AARP, Milford Police Department and the Area Agency on Aging Senior Medicare Patrol will be discussing the various frauds and scams targeting seniors, how to recognize them and what to do should you or a loved one become a victim of one. Hosted by Senior Insurance Consultants. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.
September 13 Friday Choral Group Fall Concert: “American Songbook”– 1:00 p.m. We will be singing American standards from some of the most influential American popular composers of the early 20th century who wrote memorable songs for the musical stage and screen that have never gone out of style. Composers will include Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, George Gershwin and others.
September 16 Monday Super Bingo - 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Prizes given for special games.
September 17 Tuesday An afternoon of cartoons, comics and hilarity with cartoonist Rick Stromoski - 1:00 p.m. Nationally syndicated newspaper comic strip creator and humorous illustrator Rick, will be here to talk about his career! He will have his book for sale. Please RSVP at the front office , 203-877-5131 See page 3 for more details.
September 17 Tuesday Creating Better Days For People With Dementia - Practical Techniques for Family Caregivers – 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Join us for a free workshop that will explain why challenging behavior can happen and five methods to create better days. Presented by ComForCare home care. Please register at www.dementiawise.com/events/milford-ct
September 18 Wednesday Drive Safely-The AARP Safe Driver Class will be held from 9:15 a.m.– 1:15 p.m. Please call Ed Berry 203.549.9629 to register.
September 19 Thursday MindFit – 1:00 p.m. Just like the body, the brain will show signs of aging over time. While this is a natural result of growing older, there are positive lifestyle changes you can make to keep your mind sharper for longer. Presented by Home Care Assistance. Bring your creative side as we make individual fall bouquets.
September 20 Friday Movie Matinee –1:00 p.m. “Billy Elliot” Oscar-nominated drama that spawned a Tony-winning Broadway musical of the same name. Drama / R /circa 2000
September 23 Monday What is CBD? – 1:00 p.m. Come learn the basic’s about CBD or cannabinol. How it is being used as a natural remedy and how to identify a quality product. Presented by Your CBD Store of Milford.
September 24 Tuesday Thinking Of Selling Your Home? – 1:00 p.m. Join us for a discussion about everything you ever wanted to know about selling your property. Presented by David Frankel, Realtor at Property World.
September 25 Wednesday Steps you can take to improve Balance & Mobility - 1:00 p.m. Katy, PT with Kindred At Home Visiting Nurse Services will present a variety of exercises and preventative measures that people can take to reduce fall risk & tips for creating a safer environment with or without walking aids.
September 26 Thursday Easy Crockpot Fall Meals- 1:00 p.m. Join Lindsay Meyerowitz, Director of Community Relations at Carriage Green for some great fall recipes & samples of all day chicken soup with root veggies & sweet potato casserole. Please RSVP at the front office, 203-877-5131
Coming in October!!! Safe Driver Course 9th, Harvest Table 10th, Flu Shots 23rd & 30th & Halloween History 31st