October 2016

MEDICARE-SMALL OSHIIP: Tuesday, October, 4th at 9:30 a.m. The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program will be here for an informational update on Medicare. Please attend to learn the basics of Medicare and about changes for 2017. MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS OCTOBER 15TH AND ENDS DECEMBER 7TH. Contact our social worker Christine at 330-545-6596 to make an appointment during open enrollment. OSHIIP will be here again on November 15th by appointment only to also assist people during open enrollment. Please sign up at the front desk.


apple 3rd Annual Apple Cook Off is Friday, October 7th at 9:00 a.m. in the coffee bar. Participate by making your favorite apple dish and entering it in our tasting contest or just feel free to come have some fall fun with us here at the center. If participating in the cook off, sign up is required. See staff for more information.


bingo Pumpkin Bingo: Tuesday, October 11th at 9:15 a.m. in the coffee bar, Deanna from Windsor House will be here to entertain us with some fall fun! Come and play for a chance to win some of your favorites from a farmers market.


seminarRetired Senior Volunteer Seminar: Wednesday, October 12th at 9:15 a.m.  Kasey Knopp will be informing us about the Senior Corps RSVP program.


BLOCK WATCH-SMALL Monthly Block Watch Meeting: is on Wednesday, October 12th at 5:00 p.m. Bring a friend or neighbor.


birthday cake-small Monthly Birthday Celebration! Tuesday, October 18th at 9:15 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!


crafts-small Craft Class: Wednesday, October 19th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar. Contact Jackie to sign up.




MEDICARE-SMALLMedicare Seminar with TLC: Tuesday, October 25th at 9:00 a.m. Doug Daubenspeck will be joining us to talk about Medicare.


123 Trumbull County Commissioners’ Meeting: Wednesday, October 26th at 10:30 a.m. in the coffee bar. The weekly commissioners’ meeting is being held at the Girard Multi-Generational Center.


bus_tripWhite House Fruit Farms & Lunch Trip: Thursday, October 27th at 10:30 a.m. We will be taking a fall trip to White House Fruit Farms to enjoy some shopping fun. Afterwards, we will be going to lunch at Avalon Inn. Contact Jackie or Christine at 330-545-6596 by Friday Oct. 21st if you plan to attend.


PUMPKIN-SMALL Halloween Potluck Luncheon: Friday, October 28th from 12-2:00 p.m. in the Gym. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Come have some spooky Halloween fun with us and bring your favorite dish to share! Please sign up.


snack time-smallSnack Facts: Monday, October 31st at 10:00 a.m. in the coffee bar. Join Jen for this month’s healthy but tasty snack alternative.


STATE OF OHIO-SMALLLegislative Update with Senator Cafaro is on Monday October 17th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.



untitled MOVIES IN THE PARLOR: Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. in the parlor. Come enjoy and relax with a movie and have some popcorn together with the staff. See Jen or Jackie with any movie suggestions.

October 6th: Burning Bodhi                          October 13th: Fishes ‘n Loaves: Heaven Sent

October 20th: Who Gets the Dog?                     October 27th: NO MOVIE


imagesS8A3FRURCOFFEE BAR: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 Ginny-walking-clipartFITNESS ROOM HOURS: Monday & Friday- 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday- 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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


ZUMBA #2 ZUMBA with TINA SAMS! Classes are held on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in the gym-all are welcomed to attend! Cost for the class is $5.00. Class is Free for anyone 60 and older that is a member of the center. No class will be held on OCTOBER 5th.

TAI CHI-SMALL Tai Chi: Cost $5.00: Fridays from Noon to 1:00 p.m.


Chair Yoga/Yoga: Tuesdays/Thursdays. Pilates: Fridays. Call Roselyn Ragozine for more information and to check class times, (330) 719-4296.


STRETCHING-SMALLMORNING STRETCH EXERCISES: Held in the parlor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. STRETCHING WILL BE AT 10:00 A.M. ON Friday, October 7th and Wednesday, October 12th


Wii gamesThe 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 ask the staff for assistance.


BASKETBALL-SMALLAdult 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.


TREADMILL-SMALLWalk 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.


CROCHET-SMALLKNIT and CROCHET CLASS: Mondays from 10:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring your own yarn, needles, etc. Class is free and open to our members.


COMPUTER CAFE - SMALLCOMPUTER CAFE: Mondays and Fridays:  8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays:  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


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


MEDICARE: Contact our social worker, Christine at 330-545-6596 to make an appointment.

 HEAP PROGRAM: See Jen, Jackie, or Christine for information regarding qualifications for the HEAP Program/Winter Crisis.

 OHIO BENEFIT BANK ASSISTANCE: Call the Center to set up an appointment with Jen for assistance.

NUTRITION MEAL PROGRAM/Trumbull County 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. Program is for Seniors 60+ and/or their spouses. Menu calendars are available at the Multi-Generational Center. No meals on October 10th due to Columbus Day.



*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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