September 2018

MONTHLY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION! Monday, September 10th 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!

9/11(PATRIOT DAY) OBSERVANCE: Tuesday, September 11th at 9:15. We will take time to remember all those lives that were lost that day in the Terrorist Attacks. Please come join us as we remember these brave hearts.

 ANNUAL BLOCKWATCH MONTHLY MEETING/PICNIC: Block watch will have their monthly meeting on Wednesday September 12th at 5:00 p.m. at the center. The block watch picnic is on Sunday, September 16th at 1:00 p.m. Call the Center for location.

 FINANCE SEMINAR WITH CHEMICAL BANK: Tuesday, September 18th at 9:30 a.m. in the Coffee Bar. Dana Warren, Banking Center Manager of the Niles location is going to be speaking. Come learn about being in charge of your finances and staying on top of being a smart banker. 

 FALL HARVEST POTLUCK BREAKFAST: Thursday, September 20th at 9:00 a.m. in the Coffee Bar. Bring your favorite Breakfast dish to share and come welcome fall with us. Please sign up on the sheet up by the offices.

 FALL FOOD DRIVE: This Month we will also be kicking off our fall food drive to help those in the community. Our local area is Second in the nation with people in need of food assistance. Please help us attack this growing epidemic by making a donation. All proceeds will help the Emmanuel Care Center supply food to our community. We will be collecting nonperishable food items until September 28th. There will be a special drawing for those that participate. One entry per person. Winner will be announced at our Annual Apple Cook Off on October 2nd. There will be a box located up front by the offices of the center. This event is for everyone to participate it so you do not have to be a member. We appreciate your support and donations; you are helping the need in this area.

 COOKIE DECORATING WITH WINDSOR HOUSE: Tuesday, September 25th at 9:15 a.m. in the Coffee Bar. Deanna from Windsor House will be bringing cookies to decorate!

CRAFT CLASS: Tuesday, September 25th at 9:30 in the Coffee Bar. We will be making Scarecrow bottles. SIGN-UPS REQUIRED- PLEASE CONTACT Jen.

 FALL PREVENTION: STRETCHING IN THE COFFEE BAR:  Friday, September 21st: Stretching class will be held in the Coffee Bar at 9:30 in order to bring awareness to the seriousness a fall can have on our day to day activities. Join us as we stretch together to bring awareness to fall prevention.

 Park Vista Seminar Wednesday, September 26th at 9:15 a.m.: Connie Morgan from Park Vista will be here to talk to us about advanced directives/courageous conversations. Since its Active Aging Week, she’ll talk about peace of mind for you and your loved ones after having made these decisions and how it’s important to do those now.

 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 with any movie suggestions.

September 6th: Adrift                 September 13th: The Keeping Hours

September 20th – NO MOVIE: Due to Potluck        

September 27th: One Last Thing

 UPCOMING EVENT! Mark your calendars and get your recipe ideas ready for our 5th Annual APPLE COOK OFF! It will be on Tuesday, October 2nd.. 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. LOOK FOR ALL THE INFORMATION ON OUR OCTOBER CALENDAR

 DAILY & WEEKLY PROGRAMS

 COFFEE BAR: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

 FITNESS 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.

STRETCH EXERCISES: Held in the parlor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:15 in the parlor

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

 Tai Chi: Cost $5.00: Fridays from Noon to 1:00 p.m.

 YOGA, PILATES CLASSES

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

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 ask the staff for assistance.

KNIT 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: 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.

 ONE ON ONE COMPUTER TUTORING: Computer tutoring available by appointment. Contact Jen or Christine to make an appointment.

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

 HEAP PROGRAM: See Jen or Christine for information regarding qualifications for the HEAP

 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. Suggested donation is $2.00/meal for seniors 60+ and/or their spouses. Menu calendars are available at the Multi-Generational Center. NO MEALS SEPTEMBER 3rd.

*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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