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    Live in the now! – CONTENT BY JUDY

    Oh, I don’t have time.

    Nope I can’t afford it.

    It’s too expensive.

    Who will take care of the dog?

    I can’t because my husband, mother, sister isn’t feeling well.

    I have to be available for my grandchildren.

    There is no one else.

    Next time I will.

    Next year I will.

    After I retire I will.

    Yes, I really really want to but….

    Have you heard and or said these things?

    Is this what stops you from doing the things you dream about? The things you want to do?

    Is this what stops you from making that bucket list.

    Well you know what – there will come a time when you really won’t be able to do those things. It will be when your spouse or traveling partner is dead. When you have lost the ability to travel. When you truly have no money left because you gave it all to the kids.

    So, change all of those things. Stop being that person who always has a reason to not do something. Become the person who is out and about. The person executing the plans.

    My in-laws died before they could do any of the above things because they always had those reasons of why not to and unfortunately, they both died within 3 months of each other in their late 60’s.

    My husband and I learned to get out there and travel, remodel the house, visit relatives, learn new things, question our wants and needs.

    Live in the now. Don’t delay! Make your plans for 2019! Be present.

    And you know what you’ll be happier. You’ll enjoy life more. You’ll have new stories to tell. And you’ll find more things you can and want to do. Get out there and enjoy life.

    Foot Clinic with Dr. Thomas Walter

    Come and get the Foot Care you need. Our On-A-Good-Foot Program
    can help. Foot care not covered by Medicare will be paid by a grant
    received from Senior Resources with Title III funds made available under
    the Older Americans Act. A suggested donation of $6.00 is appreciated
    and helpful, not required. Dr. Thomas Walter, Podiatrist comes to our
    Center once a month to perform routine foot care. Call for an appt 860-848-0422.

    Senior Volunteers

    Our Senior Citizens Volunteer Community Project of putting together Christmas Food Baskets and Toy/Gift Baskets for Montville families in need will be during the week of Monday, December 10th – Friday, December 14th.  Any  senior citizen wishing to help, please contact the office for details.

    Friday, December 6th- NO Special BINGO

    NO SPECIAL BINGO

    Sponsored by the Senior Club
    12:30– 2:30 PM
    Cost: $5.00
    Come and have some fun with the always popular
    Special BINGO! Snacks and beverages provided
    and lots of fun with some great people!
    Come on down and join us or BINGO!