Wednesday, June 19th at 1:00pm for Accordion Player Sam Gavish performing a world of musical odyssey. His repertoire of music is rich with dozens of instrumental sounds from Western and Eastern Europe, South and Central America, Israel
folklore, and traditional Jewish music.
Tuesday, June 18th at 12:45pm we will be showing the recently released Best Picture Oscar winning movie Green Book. In this movie, “Dr. Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist who’s about to embark on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In need of a driver and protection, Shirley recruits Tony Lip, a tough-talking bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx. Despite their differences, the two men soon develop an unexpected bond while confronting racism and danger in an era of segregation.”
We still have a handful of seats for our wonderful SPRING day trip to NYC On Your Own!
Three drop off spots: Rockefeller Center. Times Square and MoMA.
We leave Groton Senior Center at 730 am. We depart the City at 6 pm with approx. return time of 9 pm
Any questions on this day trip can be directed right to 860-441-6623
Wednesday, June 12th at 1:00pm Memorial Garden Annual Dedication Ceremony which will be held outside (weather permitting), inside if not. Refreshments will be served.
Tuesday, June 11th at 1:00pm as The New Horizon’s Band of the Community Music School will perform various marches, show tunes, classics and seasonal music for us. This all Seniors band is a reminder to us, that you are never too old to pick up an instrument.
Tuesday, May 21st
SPRING LUNCHEON 11:30 am
CORNISH HEN, MASHED POTATOES, GRAVY, MONACO BLEND BEANS, PEACH PIE w/ VANILLA ICE CREAM, ROLLS, PUNCH, COFFEE
$12.00 pp Registration deadline is Friday, May 17.
Entertainment by Cutler Arts and Humanities Magnet Middle School JAZZ BAND
Location: East Lyme Community Center
Dr. Geoffrey Tremont and Dr. Cooney will be the guest speakers. In addition, availability and accessibility of support services for older individuals in SECT will be discussed. Dr. Tremont is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Brown University and will share his expertise in cognitive function discussing normal patterns of aging, psychological aging, and memory loss and its prevention.
Dr. Cooney is a Professor of Medicine in Internal Medicine, Geriatric, and Rheumatology at Yale University and will speak in-depth on adaption ot getting older, both physically and cognitively.
Please call the East Lyme Public Library to register for this free event at 860-739-6926. Transportation can be provided upon request but the ride reservation must be made by Fri, May 24th.