Upcoming Events

HOURS AND NOTIFICATIONS

  • The Center will be closed Monday, January 20th for Martin Luther King Day!

"SIPPING FOR SENIORS" AT BAILEY'S CAFE - BATTLE OF THE SARATOGA RESTAURANTS & BARS!

Thursday, January 16th, 6pm-10pm

A new twist is various restaurants and bars joining in to support. Baileys will host And put together a team of guest bartenders along with Brook Tavern, Solevo, Kings Tavern and Harvey's. More may still join... Show your support for the Senior Center and your favorite establishment by tipping big! All bartender tips and 20% of the food and beverage sales benefit the Center. Join us at Bailey's Cafe.

NORTHSHIRE BOOKSTORE SARATOGA

ROUND UP YOUR CHANGE FOR THE SENIOR CENTER WHEN YOU SHOP AT NORTHSHIRE!

For the month of January, Northshire Bookstore Saratoga is hosting a Round-up program for the Saratoga Senior Center.
What does that mean?
When you shop at Northshire Bookstore Saratoga in the month of January the cashier will ask if you would like to round up your change to the nearest dollar and donate to the Senior Center!

THE PERFECT BRAIN GAME

Fridays, January 10th - February 14th, 11-11:45am. $2 per session.

Brain Power. Better Sense of Concentration. Improved Brain Flexibility, Ability to Focus. Remember Facts
Easily. Join Donald Ambrose, developer of Bright Cards Memory Deck as he teaches you to engage your
brain. Use it, don't lose it!

MARTIN LUTHER KING CELEBRATION

Friday, January 17th

• 9:00-10:00 Breakfast $3.00 Please sign up.
• 10:00- Movie - Civil Rights Themed Movie $2.00
• 10:00-12:00: 2020 Membership Renewal Drive
• 11:00-11:45: Brain Games
We are celebrating MLK Day on Friday. We are closed on Monday.

SPA CITY PORTRAIT PROJECT

Friday, January, 24th, 12:30-1:30pm. Free. Open to the Public.

Join local photographer Richard Cavagnolo as he talks about his most recent project concentrating on
portraiture in Saratoga Springs. A number of prints from the project will be on display. Bring in your camera
or phone and get hands-on assistance on how to take portraits with your device.

INPATIENT TRANSITION PROGRAM - Presented by Saratoga Hospital

Wednesday, January 15th, 5:00-6:00 pm Free and Open to the Public.

Join Dr. Kevin Dooley as he explains the Inpatient Transition to provide hospital-to-home services for adult patients with
chronic illnesses or health risks. The purpose is to assist patients with transitioning their care from a hospital setting to a
primary care provider. This is a great program for caretakers and seniors in the community.

TAKE 5 TUESDAY TO GO DINNERS Meals By 5 Points Deli at the Center, $9.50/dinner.

Pick up is 4-5:30pm at the Center. Call 518-584-1621 by noon to place your order.

Jan. 14th Roast Pork, Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Green Beans
Jan. 21st Roast Turkey w/Homemade Mashed Potatoes & Stuffing w/Gravy & Cranberry Sauce
Jan. 28th Swedish Meatballs over Egg Noodles w/Buttered Carrots

MEMORIES IN THE MAKING Presented by the Alzheimer's Association

Friday, January 31st, 10:00 am

The Alzheimer's Association Memories in the Making® program offers creative art expression for individuals with mild
cognitive impairment (MCI) and early to the middle stages of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Memories in the
Making participants create imaginative and colorful watercolor paintings. Open to all individuals with mild dementia.

NEW! ALZHEIMER'S AT THE CENTER

A local representative from the Alzheimer's Association of Northeastern New York will be at the Saratoga Senior Center on Fridays from 9am-3pm, to meet with individuals and families who need information, referral and support services. Please schedule an appointment with Katie Keary at 518-867-4999, ext. 1680

or KgKeary@alz.org. Coming in August: "Memories in the Making" is a unique fine arts program for people with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias that offers a creative and non-verbal way of communicating and capturing precious moments through art.

FUN FRIDAYS ARE BACK!

Friday Activities sponsored by CDPHP
Serving Soup 12:30 pm, $2 per cup.
Friday, January 3rd
Cooking & Tasting with Siobhan
• 12:30 (FREE & the 1st of every month)

Friday, January 10th
• 9-10:00 am: Smartphone with Damian
• 11 am-11:45 am Brain Games $ 26-week session with Donald Ambrose.
• 1-3 pm: Beach Party

Friday, January 17th
Celebrate Martin Luther King Day
• 9am-10:00am: Breakfast $3
• 10:00am: Movie - civil rights themed $2
• 10:00-12:00: 2020 Membership Renewal Drive
• 11 am-11:45 am: Brain Games

Friday, January 24th
• 11 am-11:45 pm: Brain Games
• 12:30-1:30 pm: Spa City Portrait Project

Friday, January 31st,
• 11am-11:45am: BRAIN GAMES

NEW IN JANUARY! DANCE. DANCE. DANCE

Pricing will be announced shortly

Tuesday, January 14th, 2:30 - 3:30 pm Belly Dance with Elaina. An exciting way to feel fit, fabulous and feminine. (Females only)
Tuesday, January 21st, 2 - 3 pm. Latin Line Dancing. Open to the public, men, and women.

NEW! GAMES

Funded by Lawrence H. Pohl Charitable Fund
We now have corn hole, giant connect 4, hula hoops to go along with ping pong and pool. Ask at the front desk.

ROLLING WEIGHT RACK

Funded by Lawrence H. Pohl Charitable Fund
YAY! You can now roll your weights from the Kilmer Room to the Strength Class

NEW "GRAB & GO

Everyday at the Senior Center. See front desk for details.

Thank you to the Saratoga Springs Rotary Club for our new glass front refrigerator. Choose from assorted sandwiches, soups, side salads and more right from the front desk. Perfect for lunch or dinner!

NEW CLASS! "BEING WELL." Facilitated by Amejo Amyot, Ph.D

Mondays 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. $2

BEING WELL focusing on getting and staying healthy It will be a spirit, body, mind support group to bring hope to us as we age. Amejo will use guided meditation to raise spiritual wellness energy. And also address looking at letting "food be thy medicine" as well as other lifestyle issues of exercise, stress, sleep, gratitude, and hope.

SPAC HOLIDAY SERIES TICKETS - SPECIAL MEMBER PRICING!

TICKETS MUST BE ORDERED BY NOVEMBER 26TH

Have you purchased your SPAC tickets yet? Are you a member of the Center? Get your tickets to the following shows:

  • Saturday, December 14th at 7 p.m. $20 - Orchestra of St. Luke's Brandenburg Concertos at the Bethesda Episcopal Church

  • Thursday, December 19th at 7 p.m. $20 - VOCES8 at the Bethesda Episcopal Church

Not a member? Join today and take advantage of this member benefit and more! One ticket per member per show. Purchase at Front Desk. For information, call 518-584-1621.