“May flowers are in bloom and we have many programs to awaken your senses. On the 9th enjoy a lovely social hour at the Mother’s Day Tea – tickets on sale in front office. Join us for our Creative Arts Show on the 18th to celebrate the creative arts made by your fellow members here at The Center. On the 23rd learn how Milford residents can help our planet! ”
Amanda Berry, Program Director 203-877-5131
May 8 Tuesday Get Your Happy Back – 1:00 p.m. Learn how to manage stress with new coping strategies and the importance of having a positive attitude and about laughter therapy. Sure to be an interactive presentation that gives you a smile! Presented by Atrinity Home Health LLC.
May 9 Wednesday Drive Safely – The AARP safe driver course will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Please call Ed Berry 203-549-9629 to register.
May 9 Wednesday Mother’s Day Tea- 1:00 p.m. Join us! Tea, finger sandwiches and dessert will be served. Instrumental music performed by JP Shannon Jr. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased in the front office, until Wednesday May 2nd. Entertainment sponsored by Always Best Care.
May 10 Thursday Be a Host Family- 1:00 p.m. Would you like to learn about a new culture, and share what you love about our country with a foreign student? AIEP (Apex International Education Partners) matches high school students from China with caring local host families. The students will attend local private high schools. Host families earn $1000 monthly per student. Marie Dallas, an AIEP host mother for two years, will share her experience, and the benefits she has enjoyed. Come learn if you or your son’s /daughter’s family would qualify as a host family. Visit www.aiepusa.com for additional information.
May 18 Friday Creative Arts Show – 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. May is National Older Americans Month! Come celebrate the vibrant art being created through a variety of mediums here at The Center by our members! Refreshments sponsored by Seabury Care Now. Free and open to the public. See page 3 for more details.
May 21 Monday Super Bingo –10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Lunch break is from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
May 21 Monday Breast Health as We Age- 1:00 p.m. Gain information about what is normal and what is not, what signs to look for, the value of mammograms, knowing your family history, how to examine your breasts, and some healthy lifestyle habits that could modify your risks of breast cancer. Presented by Nancy Church and Lisa Zierolf Norma Pfriem Breast Center Park Avenue Medical Center, Trumbull.
May 23 Wednesday Trash- Global problem, local options - 1:00 p.m. Every resident in Milford generates about 1,300 lbs. of trash a year. Learn about the many options that Milford provides to recycle materials where every person can help our planet and create a more resilient future. Presented by: Steve Johnson, Open Space and Natural Resource Agent & Acting Assistant Public Works Director at the City of Milford.
May 24 Thursday 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.
May 25 Friday Movie Matinee –1:00 p.m. “The Shack” Though Mack Phillips is filled with doubts and is still grieving after a family tragedy, he answers when God calls him to a deserted shack in the Oregon wilderness -- where what Mack finds will transform his life. Cast: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw, Circa 2017 PG-13. Moving & inspiring!
May 28 Monday Memorial Day - The Center will be closed in observance of the holiday.
“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” – Williams James Coming in June!!! Wordsmith Publishing Party 1st, iPhone Class begins 21st & Writers Unlimited Reading 28th