Programs

Due to the COVID 19 pandemic and guidelines which must be followed, our programs and activities may be subject to change.  The Ledyard Senior Center is offering several outdoor classes as well as  virtual on-line classes.  Drop-ins are not permitted at this time.  When the senior center reopens, these classes will go to in-person classes.  Please call 860-464-0478 for up-to-date information.

 

    Wednesdays- curbside pickup lunch or have your meal in the café!

    We are now offering a weekly Wednesday lunch, including dessert, for $7.00. Check our Facebook page or call us at 860-464-0478 for the menu and to place your order.  All orders must be called in by 10:30 Tuesday morning.  The lunches will be available for a contactless curbside pick-up at noon on Wednesday.  This service is available to the general public. Let us make your day a little easier with a hot prepared meal which you could use for either lunch or dinner!

    Senior Center Book Discussion- Fourth Wednesday of the Month at 10:30am

    The Gales Ferry Librarian, Elaine Steele, facilitates the discussion.  Anyone over the age of 55 is welcome to participate.  Copies of the monthly selection are available in regular print, large print, audio, and sometimes, as a downloadable book or audio.  Upcoming books are distributed monthly at the discussion. If you are looking for a book discussion we would  love to have you join us.

     

    The Ledyard Library Also Provides Materials Delivered to your Home-  The Ledyard Library provides a home bound delivery of materials for residents who are unable to get to the library.  If you like to read. Listen to music or audio books or even watch movies, library volunteers will deliver these items to your home.  We will fill specific requests for a book or movie or let us know what subjects you like and a librarian will choose some items for you.   The library offers many titles in regular or large print, and audio books.  We also have a collection of magazines, music CDs, and movies.  Fill out the homebound survey available from the Ledyard Senior Center, either library or down load the form from the library webpage at http:www.ledyard.lioninc.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/Homebound-Services.pdf

    The forms may be left at the Senior Center or returned to the library.  Contact Elaine Steele at Gales Ferry Library (860) 464-6943 for more information

     

    RENTER’S REBATE TAX RELIEF PROGRAM- 2021

    Renters Rebate is a State qualified program run by OPM (Office of Policy and Management) for residents who are elderly/disabled and make a certain amount of income. This program runs from April 1, 2021 to October 1, 2021. To qualify you need to present proof of expenses (rent, electricity, gas, water and fuel) when applying to Karen Goetchius, Municipal Agent, as well as social security benefits or any other income from last year. For more information, call 860-464-8464.

    Aquacise at 10:00am- Vitale Aquatics & Tennis

    Exercise in the pool to provide a lot of resistance for muscles, but no wear and tear on joints.

    DAY:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays and/or Thursdays, 8 times in one month 

    FEE: $65