Upcoming Events

HOURS AND NOTIFICATIONS

WE ARE NOW OPEN ON SATURDAYS STARTING FEBRUARY 8TH AT 9 A.M.- 12 P.M.
THE CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FOR PRESIDENT'S DAY MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH.

WE'RE OPEN ON SATURDAYS STARTING FEBRUARY 8TH

"SOLOMON MADCAP SATURDAYS" Funded by Alfred Z. Solomon Charitable Trust

CLASS SCHEDULE EVERY SATURDAY
• 9:00 -10:00 am: Vinyasa Yoga with Tristin $10 month
• 10:00 -12:00pm: Clay Arts with Betsy $20 month
• Stop in, hang out with friends, play pool, ping pong or cards. Watch the newsletter for special Saturday events.

NEW YOGA CLASSES!

NEW DAYS OFFERED!

Wednesdays, 11:15 am - 12:30 pm beginning February 5th.$10 month.
Join Tristin for our new Hatha Yoga (poses & breathing) class. Saturdays, 9 am - 10 am beginning February 8th.$10 month. Join Tracey for our new Vinyasa Flow Yoga class.

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!

VALENTINE'S DAY BREAKFAST & LEARN

Friday, February 14th, 9:00am - 10:00am, $3 breakfast / FREE presentation.

Enjoy a hot breakfast and learn about "The Queen of American Lakes" presented by Don Daley, owner, and Captain of Lake George Island Boat Tours. Lake George is 32-miles long and fed by underground springs that give it its crystal clear reputation. Don will discuss the history and the mansions of "Millionaires Row".

DIAMOND JIM BRADY Presented by Brien Bouyea

Friday, February 21st, 11:00 am. Free. Open to the Public.

Brien Bouyea is from the National Museum of Racing and Saratoga Living magazine. He has authored two books, "Bare Knuckles and Saratoga Racing: The Remarkable Life of John Morrissey" and "The Travers: 150 Years of Saratoga's Greatest Race," which he co-wrote with Michael Veitch. He will discuss his recent Saratoga Living feature on Diamond Jim Brady.

TRAINS - "SHOW & TELL"

Friday, February 21st, 1:00pm. Free. Open to the Public.

Join Bob Mohowski as he talks about his passion - trains and the railroad. Bob will be bringing in old railroad and train artifacts for a show and tell to everyone.

LATIN LINE DANCE WITH RAY & MARK

Tuesday, February 18th, 2:00-3:00. $4.00

Try these fun Latin Line dance parties with sizzling hot Latino Beats and Rhythms Cha-Cha, Salsa, Rumba & more.

"MARDI GRAS" - COME PARTY LIKE YOU ARE IN NEW ORLEANS!

Friday, February 28th, 1:00-3:00pm. $5.00

There is Mardi Gras Magic In the Air! Food, drink, dancing, and beads! Wear a mask for a traditional Mardi Gras party! Live music with "The Grand Boubousse" duo featuring Jonathan Greene and Peter Davis. "Grand Boubousse means "Big Blowout" or party in Creole. BYOB! Bring your favorite beverage.

SPAC IS BACK! SPECIAL MEMBER PRICING TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

Saturday February 29th, 10:00am - 12:00am.

Elizabeth Sobol has once again shared SPAC's kindness and love by giving the Saratoga Senior Center's members reduced-price tickets to the jazz festival, ballet, orchestra and chamber. Must be a member. Join NOW! 1 ticket per member. Jazz Festival (Amphitheater): $55 - NYCB (No Gala):
$25 - Philadelphia Orchestra: $25 - Jazz Festival (Lawn): $45 - NYCB Gala: $45 - Chamber Music Society: $30

MEMORY CAFE

Presented by the Alzheimer's Association Thursday, February 27th, 11:30am - 12:30pm. Free. Open to the Public.

A Memory Cafe is a safe and comfortable space where caregivers and their loved ones can socialize, listen to music, play games, and enjoy other appropriate activities. The Cafe can provide mutual support and exchange of information. This Memory Cafe Susanne our yoga instructor will teach you some calming, restorative moves you can do together. Refreshments served

"THE HYDE MUSEUM" PRESENTED BY JONATHAN CANNING.

Friday, February 28th, 11:00am - 12:00pm. Free. Open to the Public.

Jonathan Canning, Director of Curatorial Affairs of The Hyde Collection is a specialist in European Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque art. He oversees The Hyde's permanent collection of nearly 4,000 works of European and American art. He will be here to discuss his favorite pieces from the Museum and upcoming exhibitions.

HUNGRY AFTER CLASS? DON'T FEEL LIKE COOKING?

Check out the food selection in the fridge at the front desk!

Every day at the Senior Center. See the front desk for details. Soup every day while supplies last. Selection from 5 Points Deli on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Perfect for lunch or dinner!

TAKE 5 TUESDAY TO GO DINNERS/ Sponsored by Zieker Eye Ophthalmology, PC

TAKE 5 TUESDAY TO GO DINNERS/ Sponsored by Zieker Eye Ophthalmology, PC

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

Meals By 5 Points Deli at the Center, $9.50/dinner.
Feb. 18th Roast Turkey w/Homemade Mashed Potatoes, Stuffing w/Gravy, Cranberry Sauce
Feb. 25th Spiral Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Green Beans, Dinner Roll.

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.
"New Year - New You!"
Friday, February 14th - Happy Valentine's Day!
• 9-10:00am Breakfast & Learn. $3, See details on front cover.
• 9-10:00am: Smartphone with Damian
• 10:00am Free Produce
• 11am-11:45am: Brain Games. $2,

Friday, February 21st
• 10:00am: Free Produce
• 11:00am: "Diamond Jim Brady" Presentation.
• 1:00pm: Trains.

Friday, February 28th
• 10:00am: Free Produce
• 11:00am: Hyde Museum Presentation.
• 1-3:00pm: Mardi Gras Party. $5

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.