SEPTEMBER 2014

The Center will be closed Labor Day, Monday, September 1st

HEALTH SCREENING for the month of September:
Thursday, September 4th 9:00-10:00
Tuesday, September 9th 9:00-10:00
Tuesday, September 16th 9:00-10:00
Tuesday, September 23rd 9:00-10:00
Tuesday, September 30th 9:00-10:00.

AUTUMN POTLUCK BREAKFAST: Come say goodbye to summer with use as we welcome the fall season Friday, September 5th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

POPCORN FESTIVAL POTLUCK LUNCHEON: Tuesday, September 16th from noon to 2:00 p.m. Bring a dish to share and come enjoy some popping fall fun with us.   There will be a popcorn bar with all your snack favorites provided by Shepherd of the Valley as well as some popcorn trivia and bingo complete with all popcorn themed prizes to win!

GROCERY BINGO with Windsor House: Tuesday, September 9TH at 9:00 a.m. Deanna from Windsor House will be joining us for some grocery bingo fun.

AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE SEMINARWednesday, September 10th at 9:00 a.m. Beth from Gateway health will be joining us in the coffee bar to provide information on the Obama Health Care Plan.

SEPTEMBER 11th at 8:45 a.m.:   We will have A MOMENT OF SILENCE to remember those who were affected by the SEPTEMBER 11TH 2001 TRAGEDIES. It has been 13 years and this month we would like to make sure those HEROES ARE REMEMBERED IN OUR HEARTS.

COOKIE DECORATING with Triad Hospice: Thursday, September 18th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

TRIVIA SEMINAR with Park Vista: This week is Active Aging Week and along with Park Vista we would like to celebrate with some fun. On Wednesday, September 24th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar, Beth Ann Turpek from Park Vista will be joining us with a fun Aging Trivia game.

Mark your calendars for this special event. The center will be having an APPLE COOK OFF On October 8th. Look for further details about this event to come.

MONTHLY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: Our September Celebration will be held on Wednesday, September 3rd at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar! Each month we will be celebrating everyone’s birthday in that particular month. The Center will provide a special treat. Feel free to sing Happy Birthday and celebrate with us!

ACTIVE AGING WEEK SEPTEMBER 22ND-26TH: The center will be celebrating Active Aging week with the following events:

Monday, September 22nd: Chair Massages 9:00- 11:00 am (Sign Ups Required)

Tuesday, September 23rd: 9:00 in the coffee bar Bud from Care tenders will be discussing fall prevention

Wednesday, September 24th: 9:00 in the coffee bar Aging Trivia Seminar with Park Vista

Thursday, September 25th: 9:00 in the coffee bar Picture Collage (Start collecting your favorite pictures and look for more details)

Friday, September 26th: 9:00 in the coffee bar Stretching Class

THE FLU AND YOU SEMINAR with Christine: Tuesday, September 30th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar our Social worker Christine will be talking about the flu virus and ways to prevent and protect ourselves.

MOVIES IN THE PARLOR: Every Thursday at 9:00 a.m. in the parlor. Come enjoy and relax with a movie and have some popcorn together with the staff. See Jen with any movie suggestions. September Movies are listed below.

September 4th: Message in a Bottle

September 11th: Nights in Rodanthe

September 18th: The Fault in Our Stars

September 25th:  No movie

CRAFT CLASS
: Tuesday, September 2nd at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar. Look for Flyers to be posted with this month’s crafts.

SNACK FACTS: Monday, September15th and Monday, September 29th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar. Look for flyers on this month’s healthy snack.

ANNUAL BLOCK WATCH PICNICSunday, September 28th at 2:00 p.m. at Stambaugh Park.  No meeting this month due to the picnic.

MEDICARE ASSISTANCE: Call the Center at (330) 545-6596 to set up an appointment with Christine for assistance.

OHIO BENEFIT BANK ASSISTANCE: Call the Center at (330)545-6596 to set up an appointment with Jen for assistance with qualification of benefits.

Daily & Weekly Programs:

FITNESS ROOM:
Monday 8:30 to 4:00 p.m. (Center is Closed September 1st)
Tuesday 8:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday 8:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Thursday 8:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 to 4:00 p.m.

Closed Saturdays*

COFFEE BAR: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

TAI CHI: Cost $5.00: Friday’s Noon to 1:00pm.

YOGA/PILATES/MOMMY & ME CLASS MEMBERS:
Mondays:
Yoga Stretch 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Pilates 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Tuesdays & Thursdays:
Yoga 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Wednesdays:
Yoga 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
Pilates 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Fridays:
Mommy & Me 11:00 to noon

MORNING STRETCH EXERCISES: will be held in the parlor on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. Come stretch out those sore muscles with our interns and staff and learn some great new stretch exercises to help keep you moving. No sign up required just show up at the time of class.

TONE UP WITH TUNES: Tuesdays and Fridays 10:00-10:30 a.m. in the Parlor. Please join us in Exercising with Music. Enjoy musical tunes in all music styles for some fun and exciting new ways to exercise.

The Wii GAMING SYSTEM and AIR HOCKEY OR PING PONG are set up in the parlor for members to use. The gaming hours are during the Center’s hours of operation, Please feel free to ask the staff for assistance

ADULT BASKETBALL OR CORN HOLE: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 2:00 pm in the gym. Minimum of 2 players and must be members of the center.

WALK THE STEPS OR IN THE GYM: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 pm. Minimum of two (2) walkers. Sign in at the front desk.

KNIT AND CROCHET CLASS: Mondays, 10:15 to Noon. Bring your own yarn, needles, etc. Class is free and open to our members.

COMPUTER CAFE: Mondays: 8:30-4:00, Tuesdays: 8:30-5:00, Wednesdays: 8:30-5:00, Thursdays: 8:30-5:00, and Fridays: 8:30-4:00.

ONE ON ONE COMPUTER TUTORING: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:30-11:30 with Jen, Christine or Jackie. Other times are available by appointment.

NUTRITION MEAL PROGRAM/Trumbull Cty. Office of Elderly Affairs: Monday– Friday at 2:30 p.m. You must call reservation in at least 2 days in advance at (330) 675-2486. Suggested donation: $1.50/meal. For Seniors 60+ and/or their spouses. Menu calendars are available at the Multi-Generational Center. (No Meals Monday, September 1st due to Labor Day Holiday

*Center services and programs are funded by the Girard City Senior Levy and in part by the Trumbull County Senior Levy and Area Agency on Aging 11*

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