Special Events

 

Quilt Raffle!!!

Have you seen this beautiful handmade quilt hanging in our Dining Room?

This one-of-a-kind, queen-sized (80”x100”) quilt was made by our very own JCSC Quilters!

They fondly refer to it as their “Scrap Happy Quilt”.

To enter the raffle, purchase a chance at the receptionist's desk.

1 ticket = $1.00     |     6 tickets = $5.00

We'll draw the winner at our Holiday Lunch on December 19th.


Senior Games

August through September

Currently Broome County offers the following events: billiards, bocce, bowling, disc golf, floor shuffleboard, golf, pickleball, ping pong, racquetball, recreational volleyball, softball and tennis. The games run from August thru September.

For more information, see Broome County Office for Aging's webpage on the event. 


 Chair Yoga is Back!

Weekly on Wednesdays, 10:00 – 10:45AM

Seated and standing yoga poses; a chair can be used as needed.

Improves balance, strength and flexibility.


CHOW BUS IS BACK!!!

Thursdays, 10:30  11:30AM

 Fresh fruits and vegetables available. Stop by!


Nutrition Education: FIBER!

Not Just for Keeping You "Regular"

Tuesday, September 10th at 11:30AM

Presented by Kathleen Cook, from the Cornell Cooperative Extension, through the USDA SNAP Program.


AARP Driver Safety

AARP Driver Safety Class

Payment required to secure your spot. Check or money order (payable to AARP). See our receptionist to register and pay.

AARP Members $20.00

Non-AARP Members $25.00

Tuesday, September 10th & 17th, 1:00 – 4:00PM

Must attend both dates.


Birthday Cake

Presented by Fidelis Care

Happy, happy birthday to our September birthdays! Come celebrate with us!

Wednesday, September 11th at 11:45AM


United Way's Day of Caring

Friday, September 13th

Our Senior Center will be bustling with activity as the amazing United Way volunteers tackle some projects!

Thank you to the United Way of Broome County and all the great work they do throughout our community!


Chop & Chat

Faith in Action presents this program to offer socialization and delicious nutritional recipes.

Monday, September 16th at 10:30AM -- making Summer Squash Casserole

Sign-up required prior to the event (by the Wednesday before). See the receptionist to sign-up.

Please plan to stay and socialize with us!

Limited to 20 people.


Chef Weaver

Tuesday, September 17th at 1:30PM

Chef Weaver joins us from The Hearth at Castle Gardens.

Nutritional Recipes for Seniors


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Red Hat Society

Tuesday, September 17th at 3:30PM


Legal Aid

Wednesday, September 18th, 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Call us at 607-797-3145 or see the receptionist for a one-on-one appointment.


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Blood Pressure & Glucose Checks

Joyce from The Medicine Shoppe joins us.

Wednesday, September 18th, 10:00AM 12:00PM


Apple Fest!

Wednesday, September 18th at 11:45AM

 

MENU

Roast Turkey w/ Gravy

Apple Bread Dressing

Monte Carlo Blend Vegetables

Apple Crisp

 

Call by noon on Tuesday, September 17th to reserve your meal!

 

Age 60+ and spouse of any age: $4.25 suggested contribution.

Under age 60: $5.25 charge.

No one age 60+ or their spouse of any age will be denied service due to an inability or unwillingness to contribute.


Book It to Book Club!

On Wednesday, September 18th at 3:00PM, we’ll discuss

The Only Woman in the Room

by Marie Benedict.

You need to provide your own book.


TRIP: Letchworth State Park

Thursday, September 19th 

See the Trips webpage for details. 


 

Flu Shot Clinic

Presented by Wegmans Pharmacy

Thursday, September 19th, 10:00AM – 12:00PM

It's not too early to get your flu shot!

The pharmacists from Wegmans Pharmacy will be onsite to administer flu shots. They'll have both the regular dose and the senior high dose (recommended for those age 65+) available.

Bring your insurance card. If you previously had a flu shot through Wegmans Pharmacy, you'll be in their system.


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Burger Bar

Thursday, September 19th at 11:45AM

Soup also available. The salad and sandwich bar will not be available on this day. Instead, we’ll have a Build Your Own Burger Bar. This is in addition to the warm lunch menu option.

A contribution of $3.50 is requested for people age 60+ and spouse of any age. Those under age 60 are charged $4.50 per meal. No one age 60+ shall be denied a meal due to an inability or unwillingness to contribute.

No reservation needed. Walk-ins welcome.


Trivia Night!

Friday, September 20th

Doors open at 6PM; trivia starts at 7PM.

Click here for more details.


Scams and Financial Abuse

Presented by Visions Federal Credit Union

Tuesday, September 24th at 10:30AM

Have you received a phone call, letter or email and questioned its validity?

Learn how to be proactive, organized and aware to protect yourself, family and friends from scams and financial abuse.


Hair Cuts

Beautician

Wednesday, September 25th, 10:00 – 11:30AM

Dry haircuts for men and women by Debbie Roberts. $15 each.

By appointment at the receptionist desk.


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Binghamton University Nursing Students

Friday, September 27th, 10:00AM - 1:00PM

Thursday, October 3rd, 11:00AM - 1:00PM

The BU nursing students are back for their fall semester and they're visiting us!

On 9/27, they're touring the Senior Center and interacting with everyone to understand what topics interest you.

On 10/3, they're back with short presentations on those topics and available to meet one-on-one to address your questions.


Chop & Chat

Faith in Action presents this program to offer socialization and delicious nutritional recipes.

Monday, September 30th at 10:30AM -- making Spaghetti Squash Primavera

Sign-up required prior to the event (by the Wednesday before). See the receptionist to sign-up.

Please plan to stay and socialize with us!

Limited to 20 people.


Monthly Raffle!!!

Get in on the September raffle!

Details will be announced soon!

To enter the raffle, purchase a chance at the receptionist's desk.

1 ticket = $1.00     |     6 tickets = $5.00

We'll draw the winner at lunch on Monday, September 30th at 11:45AM.


 

Fall Rummage Sale

Friday, October 4th and Saturday, October 5th

Accepting items now for our Fall Rummage Sale.


 AARP Driver Safety

AARP Driver Safety Class

Payment required to secure your spot. Check or money order (payable to AARP). See our receptionist to register and pay.

AARP Members $20.00

Non-AARP Members $25.00

Tuesday, October 15th & Thursday, October 17th, 1:00 – 4:00PM

Must attend both dates.



 AARP Driver Safety

AARP Driver Safety Class

Payment required to secure your spot. Check or money order (payable to AARP). See our receptionist to register and pay.

AARP Members $20.00

Non-AARP Members $25.00

Saturday, November 16th, 8:30AM – 3:00PM

Bring a bag lunch.


 AARP Driver Safety

AARP Driver Safety Class

NOTE: No December class at our Senior Center.

We will post the 2020 class dates as soon as we have the schedule.