Upcoming Events

WE ARE OFFERING ONLINE/AT CENTER PROGRAMS TO MEMBERS! CHECK OUT OUR SCHEDULE BELOW:

SENIOR CENTER ANNOUNCEMENT!
Good news! The Center will be re-opening on a limited basis for in house classes beginning July 6th. We will also be continuing our ZOOM classes for members who are not ready to come to the Center. We will be continuing the $15 per month unlimited class fee through the summer, whether you do ZOOM or come into the building. This fee applies to everyone. We have grants, underwriting, and scholarships for anyone who needs them. We want all of you to participate. These are designated funds for members to take classes and be socially active, so we encourage you to sign up. Please reserve a seat for in-house classes, as seating will be limited. First sign up for July, pay your monthly fee or call for a scholarship. Then call the front desk to reserve your seat in the in-house classes.
Protocol for Coming to the Center:
Must wear a mask - nose, and mouth covered while walking around the center. May remove in class.
Must sanitize hands upon entering. Attend class only, there is no hanging around. Please stay home if not feeling well. Please expect a full check-in/checklist/screening upon arrival.


FRESH PRODUCE
THURSDAYS, 12-12:30 Sponsored by CDPHP
We are offering Curbside pick-up for produce and bread from 12:00-12:30pm. Please wear masks Deliveries available by request. Schedule with Phil on Monday and Tuesday by 3PM. Call 518.584.1621 ext. 206


The Senior Center is here to provide essential services. If you are a senior in need: Call 518.584.1621 ext. 206 .
• Free puzzles & books
• Tech assistance with
• ZOOM, Facebook, My Active Center & More
• Weekly check in calls
• Fresh produce
• Grocery shopping
• Face Masks

NEW ZOOM CLASSES WITH OUR SKIDMORE INTERNS!
Stretching (Noah)
Join Noah, a springboard diver, in a stretching routine that will jumpstart your day. Using aspects of yoga, stretching, and pilates you will feel stronger and more flexible.
Conversational French (Noah)
Are you a beginner, advanced, or in between? Join Skidmore student Noah and others in a fun, casual and informal conversation in French language.
The Morning Tea/Gossip: (Elizabeth & Jackie)
Just like reading a People magazine. Brief introduction and discussion to the celebrity gossip (focusing on non-political). Hairdresser atmosphere from home!
Ballet – Beginning (Will)
A class for the beginner, focused on positions of the arms and legs, ballet vocabulary, and proper alignment. Students will leave the class with a firmer understand¬ing of proper posture, balance, and flexibility.
Poetry Writing - Haiku, Ode, & Beyond. (Will)
This workshop encourages personal discovery & the development of individual poetic “voice” through the use of directed exploration & writing exercises.
Wandering Wednesdays – Virtual Museum Tours (Elizabeth)
“Travel” to a different art museum every week. We will explore exhibits and museums from all over the coun¬try. Where we will tour: The National Museum of Women in the Arts, The Albright-Knox, The MoMa, Cooper Hewitt Museum of Design, and more.
Brain Health & Cognitive Aging (Libby) -Sponsored by MVP
A look into psychological research and discussions ranging from memory loss to ageism, and from mental health to ways to maintain your brain.


Office for the aging events:
Farmer’s Market Coupons Drive-Thru Event. At the Saratoga County Fair Grounds162 Prospect Street, Ballston Spa 518-884-4100 Wed., July 22, 1-4 pm and Wed., Aug.19 1-4 pm.

Weekly schedule below:

MONDAY

8:45 am- Walking Buddies. / MEET AT THE CENTER
10 am - 11 am CERAMICS / AT THE CENTER
12:00 pm - Lunch Bunch on the Lawn / BACK LAWN
1 pm -2 pm Drawing with Shar! / ZOOM & AT THE CENTER
1 pm - 3 pm Computer Assistance, by appointment only.

TUESDAY

Golf League at Saratoga State Park Par 29. Love to golf but don't have a partner? Grab your clubs and play with your friends from the Senior Center. Times will vary, but will always be morning. Must sign-up by Monday. Sponsored by BlueShield of Northeastern NY

10 am - 11 am Meditation! / ZOOM
11 am - 12 pm Yoga with Lin! / ZOOM
1 pm - 2 pm Beginning Ballet with Will! / ZOOM
1 pm - 3 pm Computer Assistance, by appointment only.
3 - 4 pm Book Club! (Last Tuesday of the month) / ZOOM

WEDNESDAY

9 am - 10 am Rug Hooking / ZOOM
9:30 am -11:30 am MOSAICS / AT THE CENTER
11 am - 12 pm Wandering Wednesday Museum Tour with Elizabeth / ZOOM
1 pm - 2 pm Strength Training with Aidan! / ZOOM
1 pm - 3:30 pm POOL / AT THE CENTER

THURSDAY

9 am - 10 am Stretching & Moving with Noah! / ZOOM
10 am - 11 am Conversational French with Noah! / ZOOM
12 pm - 1 pm Card Player Chat Class! / ZOOM

FRIDAY

9 am - 10 am Every 2nd Friday! Phone Tech with Damian / ZOOM
11 am - 12 pm The Brain Corner - Brain Health & Cognitive Aging with Libby! / ZOOM Sponsored by


Brain Health & Cognitive Aging - A look into psychological research and discussions ranging from memory loss to ageism, and from mental health to ways to maintain your brain.

SATURDAY -
"Madcap Saturdays" funded by Alfred Z Soloman Charitable Trust
NEW 10 am - 11 am Morning Gossip with Jackie & Elizabeth! / ZOOM

* If you need assistance with signing onto our ZOOM classes call the front desk at 518.584.1621
Thank you CDPHP for sponsoring our Health and Wellness programs!

Thank you Herzog Law Firm for sponsoring our Arts and Crafts programs!