Programs

Programs – The Senior Center plans events on a monthly basis. Below is a listing for what generally occurs. For more details on events not listed below, check the Calendar Section and/or the News Section.

Fitness – Participants can trial any class without obligation. Please notify the Senior Center office if you are trialing a class.

All participants are encouraged to participate at their level of fitness/comfort. Any physical concerns are to be addressed to your personal physician. Questions about modifying the routines are to be directed to your instructor. All instructors are CPR certified and qualified in the class they are teaching.

Classes that utilize the Pass System: With the Pass System, the participant purchases a card which has a specific number of classes on it that must be used within one year of purchase. The Pass must be brought to every class. Attendance will be tracked and when your “punches” are used, a new pass must be purchased.

Classes that are Session Based: These classes will have a specific start and end date. Participants can elect to attend all of the classes or half of the classes. Class sessions typically run for 2 months.

Music Classes – Explore your creative side and challenge yourself mentally by learning to play an instrument.

Education/Enrichment Classes – Learn new skills in the areas of the arts, technology, health and more.  Through education develop and help maintain your mental abilities as well as enhance your self-esteem and creative needs. Explore and develop your interests.

Cards/GamesA variety of choices for group play and individual play. Promotes mental stimulation and provides for socialization. They stimulate memory, attention skills and have great social interaction which works on many parts of the brain.  Our games programs include a variety of levels from basic to more challenging options.

Social Scene – The Senior Center plans, often with meals, events that are offered to provide socialization and entertainment. Any excuse for a party is considered whether it be to celebrate a National Holiday or just to have some fun. A regional dinner dance is held annually also to allow for socializing with friends from the other towns in the county.

Health Services – These services are provided to help older adults age at home and stay as well as possible.  Everyone is encouraged to take advantage of the programs.

Nutrition Services – The Senior Nutrition Program, administered by TVCCA, offers nutritious meals on Tuesday through Friday at 11:45am. You must register for a lunch at least 24 hours in advance.

    ACTING & SCENE CLASS

    With Joyce BeauvaisThu afternoons in October. Mark your calendar!

    Learn a new skill: Acting and Scene Class. Fun, Friendships, and Fascinating! The techniques of acting applied to scenes.  No memorizing. 6 Weeks + Workshop Presentation  Registration to begin in Oct

    LUNCH & LEARN Senator Paul Formica & Representative Holly Cheeseman

    Mon, Sep 13th from 12pm to 1pm

    The legislators will be visiting the Senior Center and providing an update from the 2021 Legislative Session on new laws affecting the senior community. Come enjoy lunch and chat with your legislators about the state matters that are important to you! Do you have a question that you’d like addressed during the Lunch and Learn? Submit it to Senior Center staff!

    Registration begins Sep 1st

    TVCCA LUNCHES ARE BACK

    TVCCA lunches are available every Tue and Thu at 11:45am. Reservations must be made 48 hours in advance. The menu is on page 12.

    Suggested donation is $2pp. Reservations are required.

    WRITING CLASS

    With Cate Steel

    Begins on Sep 9th ,Thu at 2pm

    Writing stimulates your imagination, thinking, and can heal your heart. This class will focus on your writing, not our editing. Praise will be offered for a well turned phrase or an image that was conjured up with a crafty use of words. At the end of each class, you will have a document that can be shared or saved.

    Registration begins on Sep 1st. No fee.