Weekly Grilling with Chef Rich Conti Thursdays from 11:00 AM—1:00 PM Jumbo hot dogs, Black Angus burgers, Veggie burgers, Sausage and peppers sub, chips, drinks. Please call 508-394-7606, X1330 for more
Chakra Chair Yoga with Jodi Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:15 AM Join us in welcoming Jodi McCarthy of Freedom Feather Wellness is a Yoga Instructor, Reiki Master, and Life/Health Coach. Jodi is offering “Chakra Chair Yoga” where you will experience mindfulness, awareness of breath and how the breath opens the seven main chakras that reside in the body, helping to align the body from within, while building strength, balance, and flexibility through simple stretching while sitting in a chair. Fee: $10.00 per person, per class or if you attend entire month of classes you will receive a bonus of last class “FREE.” Call 508-394-7606 X 1330 to register for this class.
“Buried in Treasures” Wednesdays from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM Join us for a wonderful support/educational group for help with compulsive acquiring, difficulty throwing items away, or keeping possessions organized; this may be the group for you! Program begins on September 21st for fifteen weeks, pre-registration is required, limited to 10 people and the “Buried in Treasures” book will be provided for you. Group limited to first ten people who are first time participants in such a group. Please call the Yarmouth Senior Center to register for the group at 508-394-7606, X 1337.
“Healthy Eating for Successful Living” Wednesdays, from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM October 12th – November 16th Healthy Eating is a six-week program for adults age 60 and older who want to learn more about how nutrition and lifestyle changes can promote better health. This is an educational, hands-on program focusing on strategies to help maintain or improve participants’ wellness and independence, and to help prevent chronic disease development or progression. This class is free, located at the Yarmouth Senior Center, space is limited. Please call 508-394-4630, X 401 to register with Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands.
FLU SHOT CLINIC Friday, October 14th at 10:30 AM Flu season is just around the corner! Walgreen’s is sponsoring our flu clinic at the Yarmouth Senior Center. For every immunization administered by Walgreen’s - a donation is made to the United Nations Foundation to help provide lifesaving vaccines to children in need. Call 508-394-7606, X 1330 to preregister for your appointment today.
“SILVER SPOKES”-Bicycle-riding Program On Friday, October 14th, the first bike ride of this newly formed group will be held at 9:00 AM, meeting at the Route 134 Trail Head in Dennis. We will ride into Harwich about 10 miles round trip. Helmets are required. Please feel free to join us. There is no cost for this program. For more information contact:DebbieNelson123@hotmail.com
Age-Friendly Yarmouth Presents Intergenerational Model UN Learning Session
Saturday, October 15, 2016, 1-4PM, Yarmouth Senior Center Exercise Your Brain* Refine Your Diplomacy* Learn to Negotiate* Hone skills in Conflict Resolution Think Global –Act Local Discovering …WATER! Bring your Friends - Audience Welcome! Healthy Snack Courtesy of Maplewood at Mayflower
Country Breakfast Thursday, October 20th at 9:00 AM Windsor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will be sponsoring a complete country breakfast. Breakfast will include omelets with eggs cooked to order, sausages, bacon, and pastries. This is free and limited to 30 people. Call 508-394-7606, X1330 to RSVP.
Cooking Lessons with Chef Rich Conti Friday, October 14th at 1:30 PM Fall is in the air and so is the scent of great fall dishes! Please join us for the next cooking lesson in our series. We will start to use some fall veggies with a chunky Italian style fall stew. A salad and soup will be featured with an innovative seafood dish. Join in on the fun, have a great lunch, and take all of the recipes home with you. A great take for $20.00 per person. Please sign up at the center. Space is limited. Call 508-394-7606, X1330 for more information.
For those folks who have had a birthday this month, Thirwood Place wishes you a very “Happy Birthday!” Enjoy the beautiful floral bouquet in our library which is delivered monthly to celebrate your birthday all month, compliments of Thirwood Place!!
HEARING CLINIC Monday, October 17th at 1:00 PM A wonderful free program, sponsored by Mass Audiology. Meet Susanne Capra, Hearing Instrument Specialist. Services provided will include a visual inspection of both ears, a hearing screening, and a cleaning with check-up of existing hearing instruments. Call 508-394-7606, X1330 for an appointment.
Veterans’ Administration Medical System Tuesday, November 1st
at 10:00 AM Guest speaker: Edward Merrigan, Director and
Service Officer of the Department of Veteran’s Services for all of Cape Cod.
Please join us for an informational presentation on the VA Medical system which will include:
! VA Compensation for service-connected injuries
! VA Pension and Aid in Attendance ! Widows’ Benefits (Including DIC and Widows’ Pension)
! State Low-Income Benefits under MGL Chapter 115
! Obtaining Records and Discharges
! Burial benefits
! Bourne National Cemetery
! Misc State Benefits
! Tax exemptions
! Annuity (for 100% Vets and Gold Star spouses)
Please call 508-394-7606, X 1330
Cooking Lessons with Chef Rich Conti Friday, November 4th at 1:30 PM
Our November lesson leads us into the holiday season with a new take on Holiday stuffing. We will learn how to prepare an elegant appetizer which the
whole family will enjoy. We will also prepare a different type of pasta dish, and a great pork dish you can serve in addition to turkey. Holiday veggies are a
must and we will offer something a little different. We will also have a pasta sauce taste survey and YOU will be the judges. Please sign up to join us on
November 4th at 1:30. Cost is $20 Call 508-394-7606, X1330 for more information.
Parkinson Support Network of Cape Cod A Branch of the American Parkinson Disease Association, Massachusetts Chapter Thursday, November 10th at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Topic: “Taking Care of Yourself While Caring for a Loved One” This workshop will help caregivers empower themselves by learning strategies to help reduce stress, communicate more effectively, and set healthy goals. Beth Gilmore and Cecilie Brown from the Family Caregiver Support Program of Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands will lead this workshop. This program is open to all caregivers. We hope you can join us at: Yarmouth Senior Center 528 Forest Road W. Yarmouth, MA 02673 This program is designed for family caregivers. Reservations are required for this event. To RSVP, contact the American Parkinson Disease Association Information and Referral Center at (800)-651-8466 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEARING CLINIC Monday, November14th at 1:00 PM
A wonderful free program, sponsored by MassAudiology. Make your appointment to meet Susanne Capra, Hearing Instrument Specialist. Services
provided will include a visual inspection of both ears, a hearing screening, and a cleaning with check-up of existing hearing instruments. Call 508-394-7606,
X1330 to schedule your appointment.
Yarmouth Fire Department November Presentation Wednesday, November 16th at 1:30 PM The Coconut Grove Fire Boston 1942. The tragic fire and its continuing influence on fire and building codes. Call 508-394-7606, X1330 to save your seat.
Country Breakfast Thursday, November 17th at 9:00 AM
Windsor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will be sponsoring a complete country breakfast. Breakfast will include omelets with eggs cooked to order, sausages, bacon, and pastries. This is free and limited to 30 people.
Call 508-394-7606, X1330 to RSVP.
open to all LGBTQ community members and allies. So, please invite those from younger generations, if you so wish.RSVP by calling 508-394-7606 X 1330.
“Buried in Treasures” Wednesdays from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
Join us for a wonderful support/educational group for help with compulsive acquiring, difficulty throwing items away, or keeping possessions organized; this
may be the group for you! Program begins on September 21st for fifteen weeks, pre-registration is required, limited to 10 people and the “Buried in
Treasures” book will be provided for you. Group limited to first ten people who are first-time participants in such a group.Please call the Yarmouth Senior Center to register for the group at 508-394-7606, X 1337.
November is National Memory Screening Month Free, 30-minute, confidential Memory Screens will be administered by the Alzheimer's Family Support
Center of Cape Cod at Yarmouth Senior Services on Thursday, November 3rd from 10:00 AM– 12:00 PM. Memory Screens can help to identify possible
causes of memory loss, and you will receive information on actions that can be taken if there is reason for concern.Please call 508-896-5170 to pre-register".
DEMENTIA-FRIENDLY EDUCATIONAL SERIES "Demystifying Dementia: A Dementia-Friendly Educational Seminar." Those impacted by dementia-related diseases, like Alzheimer's, find that the stigma attached to dementia frustrates their best efforts to live their lives to their fullest potential. This seminar is
designed to improve attendees' understanding of dementia-related diseases so that we as a community become more dementiafriendly. Presented by Patricia Collins, Certified Dementia Practitioner, Director of Community Education, Alzheimer's Family Support Center of Cape Cod.Date: Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 1:00 PM -3:00 PM. Please call 508-896-5170 to preregister.