“Fall is in full gear here at the Center! Enjoy the melodies of Johnny Layne 18th. Take time for your health with two presentations by Griffin Hospital on the 12th & 25th. Join us on the 30th for a spooktacular afternoon with tunes by Vinnie Carr and refreshments. Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased at the front office.” Amanda Berry, Program Director 203-877-5131
October 11 &16Flu Shot Clinics– 11:00 a.m.-1:00.p.m. Please call 203-877-5131 to pre-register. See cancelation board for classes not held on these days.
October 2 Monday Super Bingo - 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., upstairs in the large conference room. Lunch break from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
October 3 Tuesday Adult Family Living Program – 1:00 p.m. Come learn the benefits and requirements for this program, offered by the State of CT, under which family members or friends (not spouses) can become Direct Care Givers for up to three eligible clients within the same home. Presented by Juniper HomeCare.
October 9 Monday Columbus Day-The Center will be closed in observance of the Holiday.
October 11 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.
October 12 Thursday Advance Care Planning: Planning in Advance for the Future HealthCareChoices- 1:00 p.m. This is a process of discussing individual goals & beliefs in order to determine your health care wishes, should a time come when you cannot make them for yourself. Presented by Griffin Hospital.
October 17 Tuesday Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans–10:00 a.m. Jim Birarelli from Birarelli Insurance Agency will be here to discuss the plans available for 2018.
October 18 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.
October 19 Thursday ConnectiCare Medicare Advantage Plans – 10:00 a.m. Jim Birarelli from Birarelli Insurance Agency will be here to discuss the plans available for 2018.
October 24 Tuesday Anthem BC/BS Medicare Advantage Plans – 10:00 a.m. Jim Birarelli from Birarelli Insurance Agency will be here to discuss the plans available for 2018.
October 25 Wednesday Diabetes 101& Prevention Program- 1:00 p.m. According to the America Diabetes Association 50% of people over 65 have prediabetes, but most are unaware. Learn the types of diabetes, the symptoms, risk factors, treatment options & the CDC’s Diabetes Prevention Program. Presented by Mary Swansiger, BSN, MPH, Certified Diabetes Educator, from Griffin Hospital.
October 26 Thursday Oral HealthCare for Seniors- 1:30 p.m. Dr. Korecki, of Sensitive Care Cosmetic & Family Dentistry will review oral hygiene regimens to help save your teeth. Also, he will review treatment options from implants to natural looking dentures.
October 27 Friday Movie Matinee - 1:00 p.m. “A Dog’s Purpose” Unfolding through the prospect of a reincarnated dog, this faithful canine, learns the purpose of his existence through the lives of his numerous owners. Dennis Quaid / circa 2017, PG-13.
October 30 Monday Halloween Party –1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Let’s twist and shout on this spooktacular afternoon to the tunes of Vinnie Carr! Snacks and Dessert will be served. Get creative for our costume contest! Refreshments sponsored by Synergy HomeCare. Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased at the front office through Thursday Oct 26th. Costumes are optional for attendance.
Coming in November!!! Veterans Day Celebration 9th, AARP Safe Driver Course 15th,