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May 2015

*REMINDER* The Center Will be Closed on Election Day, May 5th, and Memorial Day, May 25th

Education:
FALL PREVENTION SEMINAR: St. Elizabeth’s Trauma Outreach and Injury Prevention Coordinator, Ben Melnykovich, RN will be presenting a program on fall prevention and ways to avoid injury. Wednesday, May 13th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

HERB GARDEN THYME: Join novice gardener, Paulette, as she shares what she has learned about herb garden plants and their uses. Friday, May 15th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

SNACK FACTS: Join Jen every month as she provides tasty and healthy snack alternatives for you to try! Monday, May 18th at 10:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

B4STAGE4: CHANGING THE WAY WE THINK ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH: May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. Christine will be doing a seminar about the importance of identifying and addressing mental illness early. Friday, May 29th at 9 a.m. in the coffee bar.

1 on 1 COMPUTER ASSISTANCE: with Jen, Jackie or Christine. Call the Center at (330)545-6596 for more information and to make an appointment. Other times can be scheduled. Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

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

MEDICARE/PRESCRIPTION ASSISTANCE: Appointments are required so please see Christine or call the Center at (330) 545-6596. Information required for your appointment: income information, list of medications, list of physicians, Social Security card, Medicare card and secondary hospitalization coverage card (if applicable).

HEAP APPLICATION ASSISTANCE: For more Information contact Jen, Jackie, or 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.

Creative Expression:
FARMER’S MARKET BINGO: with Windsor House Monday, May 11th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

GOODIE BINGO: with Tridia Hospice in the Coffee Bar.  Wednesday, May 20th at 9:00 a.m.

CRAFT CLASSES: Join Jackie Tuesday, May 12th and Tuesday, May 26th at 9 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

Special Events:
Join Us for our Annual SENIOR CITIZEN/ INTERGENERATIONAL DAY LUNCHEON on Thursday, May 7th at noon in the gym.
Lunch will be provided. Our Special Guest for the event will be the Buckeye Regional’s 1st Place winner, The Girard Robotics Team and their award winning robot!    ***RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED***Limited Seating is Available— Please Sign Up at the front desk or call the center by May 4th.

MONTHLY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION: We will be celebrating our Monthly Members’ special days in May. Tuesday, May 12th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

4th WARD BLOCK WATCH MEETING: Wednesday, May 13th at 6:00 p.m. Bring a friend/neighbor.

MEMORIAL DAY POTLUCK BREAKFAST: Bring your favorite dish to share and come remember and honor those in our armed forces. Tuesday, May 19th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES will be held at the monument in front of the center on Sunday, May 24th at 10:00 a.m.

NATIONAL SENIOR HEALTH AND FITNESS DAY: Anna from Home Instead will join us to talk about Cooking Under Pressure: Making Healthy Choices. Don’t forget, the Center has daily mind games, two fitness rooms, morning stretch classes, health screenings, and yoga and Pilates classes to help enhance fitness. Wednesday, May 27th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar.

TRIP: Look for information to be posted about our upcoming May trip! Contact Jackie for more information.

Fun & Socialization:
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 and hot chocolate together with the staff. See Jen or Jackie with any movie suggestions.
May 7th: NO MOVIE (Due to Senior/Intergenerational Day Luncheon)
May 14th: Camilla
May 21st: The Magic of Belle Island
May 28th: You’re Not Alone

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

COMPUTER CAFÉ: Mondays & Fridays: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

NUTRITION MEAL PROGRAM/Trumbull County Office of Elderly Affairs: Monday through Friday at 2:30 p.m. You must call reservation in at least 2 days in advance at (330) 675-2486. Suggested donation: $2.00/meal. For Seniors 60+ and/or their spouses. Menu calendars are available at the Multi-Generational Center.

Health & Wellness:
FITNESS ROOM:
Monday 8:30 to 4:00 p.m.
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.

MIND GAMES: Daily at 9:00 a.m. Join in the fun and exercise your brain at the same time.

HEALTH SCREENING: Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Starting May 13th

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

YOGA, CHAIR YOGA, CARDIO FIT, and MOMMY & ME CLASSES:

Tuesdays & Thursdays:  Yoga 10:30-11:30, Cardio Fit 11:30-12:30 and Chair Yoga 12:30-1:30 *No classes Tues., May 5th

Fridays:  Mommy & Me 11:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m.

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 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.

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 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 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 p.m. Minimum of two (2) walkers. Sign in at the front desk.

CENTER HOURS:
Monday & Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
CLOSED SATURDAYS

*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*

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