October 2021

FALL FOOD DRIVE: We will be collecting non-perishable food items through the end of October.  September kicked off our Fall Food Drive to help those in the community, and we thank you for all the donations so far. All proceeds will help the Emmanuel Care Center supply food to our community. There will be a location up front by the offices of the center to bring your food items.  We appreciate your support and donations; you are helping the need in this area.

MONTHLY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION! Friday, October 1st 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. in the coffee bar! Feel free to sing Happy Birthday and celebrate with us!

CHAIR MASSAGES WITH RUTH: Monday, October 4th 10:00 a.m.-12:00p.m.Come let the hands of Ruth work out those aches and pains, as she will be offering her Massage Services. MUST SIGN UP!

OSHIIP MEDICARE SEMINAR: Wednesday, October 6th 9:30 a.m.-10:30 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 2022. 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 16th by appointment only to also assist people who are already enrolled in Medicare during open enrollment. Please sign up at the front desk or call to make an appointment.

BOSCOV’S GRAND OPENING CHARITY DAY EVENT: Thursday, October 7th.  A $5.00 Donation gives you an exclusive shopping pass with advanced access, the first chance to shop the Grand Opening Specials, free refreshments and entertainment, free gift, and register to win prizes, plus the satisfaction of supporting our organization. 100 % of the proceeds go to the center. Please see a staff member if interested in purchasing tickets. We will be leaving the center at 9:30a.m. for the Event from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. We will be going to lunch at Gorgios at Noon. SIGN UPS ARE REQUIRED AS SPACE IS LIMITED.

Paint & Taste with Mimi’s Paint and Sip, LLC. Friday, October 8th 1:00 p.m. – 3:00p.m.  at the Center. Please Sign Up by October 1st Cost for Members will be $15.00 ($25.00 for NON- MEMBER). Spots will be reserved when payment is made. See Staff to sign up with payment. Snacks and refreshments will be included.

GRIEF 101 with Hospice: Tuesday, October 12th at 9:30 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.Kim Calhoun with Hospice will be doing a seminar on dealing with and understanding grief.

7TH ANNUAL APPLE COOK OFF is Tuesday, October 13th, 9:15 a.m.- 10:00a.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. Sign up’s required for entrants and attendees. See staff for more information.

TCCHD COVID BOOSTER CLINIC: Thursday October,14th from 9:00-12:00. The Trumbull County Health Dept will be here to give out Covid 19 Pfizer Boosters. This clinic is by Appointment only. Those eligible: 65+ years of age, age18-64 with underlying medical conditions, or those at increased risk working in certain institutional settings. Boosters available to only those that received the Pfizer vaccine at least 6 months ago. Please contact the center to make an appointment or for more information.

WALK WITH EASE: The classes will be offered in the gym Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:30-12:00 pm. Classes are October 18th through December 1st. No classes will be held on October 29th or November 26th . The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk with Ease is a structured 6 week, 3 times weekly program, where walking is the central activity.  It also includes health education information, stretching and strengthening exercises, and motivational tips and tools.  It is designed for people with arthritis but can beneficial for any adult who can be on their feet for 10 minutes without increased pain.

BINGO WITH WINDSOR HOUSE: Wednesday, October 20th 9:30a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the dining hall. Join us as Deanna from Windsor House is back for some bingo fun. Come enjoy and have a chance to win some prizes.

CRAFT CLASS: Friday, October 22nd9:30 a.m.-10:00a.m.in the Coffee Bar.

HEARING TEST WITH CENTERS FOR HEARING: Monday, October 25th 9:30 to 12:00 by appt.

BINGO WITH ATLAS REHABILITATION: Tuesday, October 26th 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

COOKIE DECORATING: Wednesday, October 27th 9:30 a.m.-10:00a.m. in the Coffee Bar.

HALLOWEEN POTLUCK LUNCHEON: Friday, October 29th from 12:00-2:00 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 if you are planning to attend.

BLOOD PRESSURE /CHOLESEROL and GLUCOSE SCREENINGS WITH MERCY HEALTH: October 27thfrom 9:00-11:00 a.m. Mercy Health will be joining us to take blood pressures.

MOVIES IN THE PARLOR: Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. in the parlor. Come enjoy and relax with a movie and have some popcorn together with the staff. NO MOVE THURSDAY OCTOBER 7th Due to Boscov Event Or October 14th Due to Covid Booster Clinic.

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

SNACK BAR: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

AFTERNOON COFFEE CHAT: Monday-Friday 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

PUZZLES: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 P.m.

NEWSPAPERS: Monday -Friday 8:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m.

FITNESS ROOM HOURS: Monday – Friday- 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

MORNING MIND GAMES: Daily at 8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. join in the fun and exercise your brain at the same time.

AFTERNOON MIND GAMES: Daily at 1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. join in the fun and exercise your brain at the same time.

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

YOGA / PILATES:

Mondays and Fridays at 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. – Yoga/Pilates

Tuesdays and Thursdays at Noon-1:00- Silver Sneakers: Yoga with Roe

STRETCH EXERCISES: Mondays – Fridays at 9:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m. no snack provided.

UPPER BODY WEIGHT RESISTANCE STRETCHING: Mondays and Fridays at 2:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

COMPUTER CAFE: Mondays-Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

ONE ON ONE COMPUTER TUTORING: Please contact Jen or Christine at 330-545-6596 to make an appointment.

COMMUNITY GARDENING: Mondays-Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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 HEAP.

OHIO BENEFIT BANK ASSISTANCE: Contact Jen at 330-545-6596 for more information.

AFL-CIO COMMUNITY SERVICES: Meetings will be the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

NUTRITION MEAL PROGRAM/Trumbull County Office of Elderly Affairs: Monday– Friday at 1:45 p.m.  You must call reservation in at least 2 days in advance at (330) 675-2486. While there is no fee for meals, client donations are accepted toward the cost of meals.  The contributions are an important part of the funding for the program. Menu calendars are available at the Multi-Generational Center. No Meal Program October 11th for 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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