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.


 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.


 


Chop & Chat

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

Monday, October 14th at 10:30AM -- making Roasted Veggie Mac & Cheese

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, October 15th 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, October 15th at 3:30PM


 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.


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Blood Pressure & Glucose Checks

Joyce from The Medicine Shoppe joins us.

Wednesday, October 16th, 10:00AM 12:00PM


Legal Aid

Wednesday, October 17th, 9:00AM – 12:00PM

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


CHOW Bus

Thursday, October 17th, 10:30  11:30AM

 Fresh fruits and vegetables available. Stop by!


Low-Density Lung Scan Informational Session

Presented by UHS

Tuesday, October 22nd, 10:00 – 11:00AM

Learn about the importance of a low-density lung scan and how you can qualify for one. Early detection of lung cancer can possibly save your life!

Light refreshments will be served.


Flu Shot Clinic

Presented by Price Chopper Pharmacy

 

Wednesday, October 23rd, 10:00 – 11:30AM

The pharmacists from Price Chopper Pharmacy will be onsite to administer flu vaccines.

Bring your insurance card. No appointment needed.


Hair Cuts

Beautician

Wednesday, October 23rd, 10:00 – 11:30AM

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

By appointment at the receptionist desk.


CHOW Bus

Thursday, October 24th, 10:30  11:30AM

 Fresh fruits and vegetables available. Stop by!


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Free Hearing Screening

Presented by Tri-City Hearing

Monday, October 28th, 9:00 – 11:00AM

Great opportunity to get your hearing checked!

Thank you to Amanda Van Fossen, NYS Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist, from Tri-City Hearing in Vestal.

To make an appointment, see our receptionist or call 607-797-3145.


Chop & Chat

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

Monday, October 28th at 10:30AM -- making Harvest Veggie Stew in Mini Pumpkins

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.


Nutrition Education: Eating Healthy on a Budget

Tuesday, October 29th at 10:45 – 11:30AM

Presented by the Broome County Office for Aging.


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Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors

Presented by the Alzheimer's Association

Tuesday, October 29th at 12:30 – 2:00PM

Behavior is a powerful form of communication and one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. Some behaviors can present real challenges for caregivers to manage.

Join us:

learn to decode behavioral messages

identify common behavior triggers

learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer's disease

Registration preferred but not required.

See our receptionist or call 607-797-3145 to register.


Book It to Book Club!

On Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00PM, we’ll discuss

Big Little Lies

by Liane Moriarty.

You need to provide your own book.


CHOW Bus

Thursday, October 31st, 10:30  11:30AM

 Fresh fruits and vegetables available. Stop by!


Monthly Raffle!!!

Get in on the October 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 Thursday, October 31st at 11:45AM.


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Alheimer's Community Forum

Presented by the Alzheimer's Association

Monday, November 4th at 5:00 – 7:00PM

Learn about Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss in this community-focused listening session.

Share your thoughts about how the Alzheimers Association can help more people in our community.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Registration preferred but not required.

See our receptionist or call 607-797-3145 to register.


Humana 2020 MAPD PPO Seminar

Presented by Humana

 

Tuesday, November 5th at 10:00 – 11:30AM

Timely information for open enrollment on MAPD: Medicare Advantage Plan with prescription drug coverage. Presented by Stephanie Taylor from Humana.



Fall Craft & Vendor Fair

Saturday, November 9th at 11:00AM – 4:00PM

Start your holiday shopping!

Free admission.

Accepting crafters and vendors. Click here for application.


Nutrition Education

Tuesday, November 12th at 11:30AM

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


Birthday Cake

Presented by Marilynn Fanto from EmblemHealth

 

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

Wednesday, November 13th at 11:45AM


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, 9:00AM – 3:30PM

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.


Book It to Book Club!

On Wednesday, December 11th at 3:00PM, we’ll discuss

Lady Clementine: A Novel

by Marie Benedict.

You need to provide your own book.