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.

    Writing Class

    Every Thursday from 2:00-3:00pm

    New session starts Apr 7th and ends Jun 30th and will be held on Thu at 2pm in person. You must register for this session.

    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. No fee. Register with the Senior Center.

    Duplicate Bridge Card Game

    Every Thursday from 1:00-2:00pm

    New session starts Apr 7th and ends on Jun 30th. Registration now open.

    Rummikub

    Every Thursday from 10:00-11:00am 

    New session starts Apr 7th and ends on Jun 30th. Registration now open.

    Hearing Clinic with Audiology Concierge

    From 10:00-12:00pm on the 1st Thursday of every month

    Hearing Clinic with Audiology Concierge – Nancy Jablonski
    This monthly clinic will consist of free hearing tests, hearing aid checks, wax inspection, and listening demonstrations.
    Appointments are required and begin at 10am. Appointments are 45 minutes.
    Please call to schedule your appointment at 860-739-5859.

    Drawing Class

    Every Thursday from 10:00-11:30am

    New session starts on Apr 7th and ends on Jun 30th and will be held on Thu at 10am. You must register for this session.