September- Committee Volunteers Needed

    The City of Norwich has several openings on various committees and could use your assistance to fill them.  Many committees have training opportunities available to help add to your knowledge while helping our community grow.  Restrictions and conditions apply to be eligible.

    Please visit the City of Norwich Website for more information –


    Fitness Room

    The Rose City Senior Center has a Fitness Room consisting of 2 recumbent bikes, 1 upright bike and 2 treadmills.  The Fitness Room is available to current Members of the Rose City Senior Center only (see bottom of page 11 for Membership information). 

    Completed and signed copies of the Release and Waiver Form and Physician’s Questionnaire must be turned in before using the equipment.  A copy of each of these

    forms can be picked up at Reception along with a copy of the Fitness Room Criteria and Rules.

    Please be aware that the Fitness Room is closed on the first Friday of every month from 8:45am – 4:00pm due to massage therapy, otherwise the room is available during our normal hours of operation.

    If you have any questions, please see Mike or Hilary.


    Massage Therapy – Room Changes

    Starting September 6th, most Massage Therapy appointments will now be held in the Senior Center Health Clinic.  Please be aware that Massage Therapy appointments scheduled on the 1st Friday of every month will still be held in the Fitness Room.  

    Massage Therapy appointments with Marie Arsenault are available at $25 for a ½ hour session or $50 for a 1 hour session.  Appointments are required.  Please leave your name and phone number at Reception and Marie will call you to schedule your appointment as soon as possible.


    Wednesday, October 25th- SENIOR CENTER FLU CLINIC

    Conducted by Hartford Healthcare at Home

    9:00am to Noon

    No Appointment Necessary – Just Walk-In

    Vaccine covered by Medicare, ConnectiCare Medicare Advantage Plans, Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans, Anthem Medicare Advantage Plans.  For those under 65 years old, vaccine covered by Aetna, Anthem and ConnectiCare.  The cost of a self-pay vaccination is $40.

    Please bring a copy of your driver’s license and insurance card.  The reason for this is twofold, it provides your identification and information needed to bill your insurance.  It will also allow the nurses to proceed quickly without the burden of photocopying driver’s licenses or insurance cards.


    Scissor, Knife and Blade Sharpening by Razor’s Edge Sharpening Service

    Knives $2.50

    Scissors/Pinking Shears $5

    Non-Electric Pruners/Hedge Trimmers/Garden Tools $5

    Electric Hedge Trimmers $10

    Chain Saw Chains/Lawn Mower Blades $5

    Drop off your items that need to be sharpened to the reception desk by Friday, October 20th.

    Be sure to have your items safely stored in a plastic bag,  with your name, phone number and correct payment included.

    **Please make checks payable to Dan Correia**

    Your items will be ready to be picked up starting on Friday, October 27th