Senior Snippets, Sept. 15 edition

The Hopkinton Senior Heart is open up Mondays by Thursdays from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and…

The Hopkinton Senior Heart is open up Mondays by Thursdays from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. For a a lot more comprehensive listing of systems examine Ourseniorcenter.com/come across/Hopkinton-council-on-growing old or hopkintonseniorcenter.com. Any individual with queries can simply call 508-497-9730. The Senior Middle also has a Facebook web site that offers updates on resources, applications and activities.

Thrift Keep
The thrift shop is open up Mondays by Thursdays from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Transportation Alternatives for Seniors
The Senior Middle can support residents locate transportation guidance for professional medical appointments and necessary browsing, using grants and MetroWest Regional Transit Authority (MWRTA) courses. People aged 60 and older, veterans or individuals homebound thanks to a incapacity ought to call the Outreach Department at the Senior Heart at least three business times in advance of the preferred day of vacation at 508-497-9730, ext. 1615, for assistance in scheduling a experience Mondays as a result of Fridays in between the several hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Lunch Plan
Foods are again to getting in individual at the Senior Middle. Contact to signal up at least two days in progress. Price is $5 for every meal, or pre-obtain a ticket for five foods for $20.

Volunteers Necessary
With the Senior Heart again up and operating in man or woman, the center is in will need of volunteers. Any individual interested in far more information and facts can stop by the middle (28 Mayhew St.) and master where by their support could be made use of. Choose up an software or make contact with volunteer coordinator Sue Stewart at 508-497-9730, ext. 1618, or by means of electronic mail at [email protected]

Training Courses
All courses now are in particular person
Chair yoga, Mondays, 9 a.m.
Exercise with Linda, Mondays, 10:30 a.m.
Stretch course, Tuesdays, 9 a.m.
Zumba, Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
Workout with Joni, Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.
Faucet dancing, Tuesdays, 2 p.m.
Tai chi, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m.
Chi gong, Fridays, 10:30 a.m.
Meditation, alternating Fridays, midday (connect with for routine)

Setting up for Medicare, by Blue Cross Blue Defend
Thursday, Sept. 23, 12:30 p.m. (virtual)
This totally free seminar is for those having close to Medicare eligibility. Whether or not organizing to retire or continue on to get the job done, it’s vital to know Medicare possibilities, which can be puzzling. This system is developed to aid individuals be self-confident they are creating the proper health protection decisions. Connect with the Senior Centre at 508-497-9730 to register.

Our Time Memory Cafe
Simply call for dates
Our Time Memory Cafe is a welcoming accumulating for individuals going through forgetfulness, mild cognitive impairment or living with dementia, and their treatment partner, loved ones and mates. The cafe is a spot to socialize, share activities with others heading as a result of identical variations, and kind friendships. A care associate must accompany any one who necessitates guidance. The method is a joint undertaking concerning the Hopkinton Senior Middle and Hopkinton General public Library. For much more data or to sign-up, contact 508-497-0108 or e-mail [email protected]

TED Talks
Mondays, 12:30 p.m. (Zoom)
In 1984, TED Talks ended up developed to carry technology, enjoyment and style information and facts to the curious and open-minded public. These video clips go over a vast array of subjects and always direct to lively discussion and dialogue. The Outreach Method at the Senior Middle will have informal TED Talks group conferences around Zoom for 1 hour just about every Monday at 12:30 p.m. The conference will consist of viewing a video and then discussing it. The method is cost-free. Sign up by calling the Senior Middle at 508-497-9730.

‘Keep Movin’ with the Senior Centre
2nd and fourth Friday of each and every month, 10 a.m. (HCAM)
This 50 percent-hour exhibit characteristics a wide wide variety of local community means and up-to-day data on what’s taking place at the Senior Heart.