Special Events


Greater Good Grocery Bus

Monday, May 20, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

The Greater Good Grocery Bus will be at the Johnson City Senior Center.

Shop the grocery bus for a great selection and low prices: fresh produce and bread, refrigerator and freezer sections and name brands.

The bus accepts cash, credit cards, SNAP/EBT & PRX Bucks.

ALL are welcome to acccess the bus.


BINGO

Monday, May 20

12:30 – 1:30PM – Board Sales

1:30 – 4:30PM – Games Played

It's BINGO time!!!


Chop & Chat

Tuesday, May 21, 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Recipe: Spaghetti Salad

Sponsored by Faith in Action

Prepare the ingredients for a delicious recipe and enjoy the company of other participants!

Register by Wednesday, 5/15.

To register, see the receptionist or call us at 607-797-3145.


AARP Driver Safety Class

Tuesday, 5/21 & Thursday, 5/23, 1:00 – 4:15PM *

* You must attend both classes.

AARP Members: $25   |   Non-AARP Members: $30

Check or money order (payable to AARP).

Payment required to secure your spot.

Check with your insurance company to see if you're eligible for a discount on your car insurance after course completion.

Call 607-797-3145 or see the receptionist to sign up.


Haircuts by Debbie

Debbie will not be available for haircuts in May.

Debbie Roberts is available to do haircuts for men and women. Cost is $20.

Appointment required. Call us at 607-797-3145 or see our receptionist to book an appointment.


Guthrie Lourdes Mobile Mammography Van

Friday, May 24, 9:00AM – 3:00PM

Guthrie Lourdes makes it easy to get your annual mammogram by bringing the mammogram to you!

3-D Technology available. Wheelchair accessible.

No physician referral required. You do not have to be a Guthrie Lourdes patient. Your results can be sent to the health care provider(s) of your choice.

Insured and un-insured women welcome.

To find out if you're eligible for a low- or no-cost screening, call the Cancer Services Program at 1-888-345-0225.

To pre-register, call Guthrie Lourdes at 607-798-5723.


Poetry Group

Friday, May 24, 12:30 – 2:00PM

We'll share published poetry amongst the group. See the receptionist for copies.


CLOSED - Memorial Day

Monday, May 27

Closed in observance of Memorial Day

NO BINGO TODAY


Book Club

Wednesday, May 29, 3:00 – 4:00PM

Join us to discuss:

Victoria & Abdul

by Shrabani Basu

All welcome!

For more information on the JCSC Book Club and the books we've read, click here.


Poetry Group

Friday, May 31, 12:30 – 2:00PM

We'll share published poetry amongst the group. See the receptionist for copies.


BINGO

Monday, June 3

12:30 – 1:30PM – Board Sales

1:30 – 4:30PM – Games Played

It's BINGO time!!!


Stay Healthy Caregiver Chat Group

Monday, June 3, 1:00 – 2:30PM

Sponsored by Broome County Office for Aging

Caring for an older adult or younger child? Then let's chat!

 This is open to caregivers of any age. Attending a support group offers many benefits:

  • Feeling less lonely and isolated.
  • Gaining a sense of empowerment and control.
  • Improving your coping skills.
  • Talking openly and honestly about your feelings with others who can relate.
  • Reducing distress, depression or anxiety and getting practical advice or information.

This group is facilitated by Richelle Gervais from the Broome County Office for Aging. For questions, please call OFA at 607-778-2411.


Know Your Numbers

Wednesday, June 5, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Joyce visits from The Medicine Shoppe to check your blood pressure, glucose, and/or oxygen level.

Know your numbers for a healthier you!

The American Heart Association encourages everyone to Know Your Numbers  to monitor your risk of developing cardiovascular disease and other serious health complications. For more information, see the American Heart Association's website.

No appointment needed.


Dealing with Family Issues

Thursday, June 6, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

Reverend Hilda discusses how to remain calm while dealing with family issues.

Poetry Group

Friday, June 7, 12:30 – 2:00PM

Feel free to bring a poem that you've written to share with the group. See the receptionist for copies.


BINGO

Monday, June 10

12:30 – 1:30PM – Board Sales

1:30 – 4:30PM – Games Played

It's BINGO time!!!


LGBTQ+ Senior Social Hour

Wednesday, June 12, 3:00 – 4:00PM

Sponsored by Broome County Office for Aging

This social group hopes to establish a safe space to provide helpful, positive and supportive social interactions amongst local LGBTQ+ older adults.

They also aim to promote dignity, caring and problem solving within the community by collaborating with local agencies in hopes of providing resources unique to the needs of the group.

Light refreshments and homemade cookies will be available. The group is facilitated by Robert Hoover, local artist, retired magazine industry professional and Office for Aging Advisory Board Member.

For questions, call Office for Aging at 607-778-2411.

Registration not required.


BINGO

Monday, June 17

12:30 – 1:30PM – Board Sales

1:30 – 4:30PM – Games Played

It's BINGO time!!!


Legal Aid

Thursday, June 20, 16, 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Melissa Krause from the Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York visits monthly to provide free counsel.

Appointment required. Call us at 607-797-3145 or see our receptionist to book an appointment.



Food & Your Health

Friday, June 21, 10:30 – 11:30AM

Topic: Make Healthy Eating Part of Your Total Lifestyle

Learn how to improve and maintain your health with Kathleen Cook, from Cornell Cooperative Extension Broome County.

Registration not required.


BINGO

Monday, June 24

12:30 – 1:30PM – Board Sales

1:30 – 4:30PM – Games Played

It's BINGO time!!!


AARP Driver Safety Class

Thursday, 6/27 & Friday, 6/28, 1:00 – 4:15PM *

* You must attend both classes.

AARP Members: $25   |   Non-AARP Members: $30

Check or money order (payable to AARP).

Payment required to secure your spot.

Check with your insurance company to see if you're eligible for a discount on your car insurance after course completion.

Call 607-797-3145 or see the receptionist to sign up.