Upcoming Events

SENIOR CENTER ANNOUNCEMENTS

SAFETY GUIDELINES AND PROTOCOLS

Safety guidelines and rules at the Senior Center:
While we miss all of you, we want to keep you safe so please help us by following these guidelines.

•Do not arrive more than 10 minutes before class begins. We need time between classes to disinfect.
•There is no hanging out or wandering to socialize when at the Center.
•Mask must be worn in the building at all times.
•Sanitize your hands upon entering the building.
•When coming for a class or activity, please check in either outside (for outside programs) or front desk for inside programs. You will be asked a series of questions - every time you come in.
•Go directly to your designated space.
•Please remain in your seats. Similar to restaurants.
•Watch your "touchpoints" - everything you touch has to be sanitized
•Art classes: After you check-in and find your seat. You can go to the art room and gather everything you need for that session. Please keep your trips to the art room to a minimum. After using your tools, glazes, etc. wipe off the item before returning it to the shelf. Anything you touch must be sanitized. At the end of class, disinfect your area - table, chair, supplies.
•Lunch Program - Go directly to the back yard to check-in and find a seat. Do not go through the building.
•Signups and Questions -Please call the front desk. Though we miss you all, we must limit people coming in and out of the building.

Thank you for understanding!

YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR FREE CLASSES AND PROGRAMS AT THE CENTER!

Do you carry United Healthcare & are 65+ years old? You maybe eligible for RENEW ACTIVE.

Do you carry any of the following Medicare Advantage Programs?
CDPHP, EMBLEM HEALTH, EMPIRE BLUECROSS, EMPIRE BLUECROSS BLUESHEILD, HEALTHFIRST, HUMANA, INDEPENDENT HEALTH, MVP, AND WELLCARE. You maybe eligible for SILVERSNEAKERS.

Did you know that your SilverSneakers and Renew Active membership allows you to attend all programming at the Center free, some exceptions may apply. It is not just for your exercise classes, it includes presentations, art classes, ZOOM classes, produce and food programs.

If you are taking a class in person, please register by calling the front desk at 518.584.1621

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT YOUR CENTER!

CHIT CHAT & MUSIC GROUPS ARE BACK!!!
facilitated by Abby and Jackie our Summer Skidmore InternsMondays, 1pm at the Center.
Join us for a fun hour of chit chat, laughs and music! Meet new friends and connect with old ones!

GENTLE YOGA FLOW with Leanne Tuesdays, 11:30 via ZOOM
Leanne will be leading a Gentle Yoga Flow class on ZOOM! Let's give Leanne a warm welcome, try her class

WE ARE BACK! GOLF LEAGUE
Call the Front Desk if you are interested in joining our golf league. We play 9 holes at Spa State Park on Tuesdays usually around 9am. We would love for the league to grow. We are looking for someone to assist the front desk in facilitating the league.

BINGO & SOUP!
Wednesdays, 12:00 Soup $3. 12:30 Bingo.
Join us for homemade soup, $3 per cup and then try your luck at a rousing game of Bingo!!!

"WHY NOT WEDNESDAYS" SOCIAL CLUB
Wednesdays, 5pm. VIA ZOOM and our first meet together!
We are having so much fun in our Social group! We laugh, share stories, sip on tea or our favorite wine!
First in person get-together; Wednesday May 19, 4pm at the Center under the tent! Bring snacks and your favorite beverage.

MINDFULNESS. facilitated and sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield.Tuesday, May 11th, 1:00pm. ZOOM from home or watch from the Center.To live mindfully is to live in the moment and reawaken oneself to the present, rather than dwelling on the past or anticipating the future. Discuss how to live 'mindful'. Giveaways and a raffle entry for all attendees to win a journal and pens.

BREAKFAST & LEARN!
Thursday, May 20th, 9:30pm. $5.00 at the Center. Under the tent weather permitting.
Guest presenter is Maria Spagnola, Home Instead. Maria will discuss "Stress Management".
We all could use a little help managing our stress in these trying times. Please sign up as seating is limited.

PRESENTATION AND SPECIAL EVENT SCHEDULE

• Wednesdays. 12:00. Soup for Lunch $3.00.
• Wednesdays. 12:30. Bingo.
• Tues., May 4th. 3-4:30. Dinner To Go.
• Wed., May 5th. 1:30. Cinco De Mayo w/ Live Music.
• Thurs. May 7th. 1st Raffle Drawing for Mother's Day.
• Tues., May 11th. 1:00. Mindfulness Presentation.
• Tues., May 11th. 3-4:30. Dinner To Go & 4-5pm Under
the Tent with Live Music.
• Tues., May 18th. 3-4:30. Dinner To Go.
• Thurs. May 20th. 9:30. Breakfast & Learn.
• Tues., May 25th. 3-4:00. Book Club.
• Tues., May 25th. 3-4:30. Dinner To Go
• Weds. May 27th. 2nd Raffle Drawing for Memorial Day.

MONTHLY TECH EVENTS

Weekly Tech Help via ZOOM Thursdays 9-10am
• Week 1 Apple Phone/Ipad Tech with Steve.
• Week 2 "Learn to ZOOM" class.
• Week 3 Open Help - Q&A
• Week 4 Open Help - Q&A
• Daily one on one computer/phone/tech assistance by appointment.
• Computers in the Library are Open by appointment.
Please call the Front Desk for an appointment.

REGIONAL FOOD BANK

Regional Food Bank sponsored by CDPHP. Free produce program. We are adding dry goods, and more. Call Phil 518.584.1621 at extension 206

DINNER TO GO AT THE SENIOR CENTER

May menu below:

Our dinners are selling out. Order your dinner TODAY before it's too late. Pick up time is 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tues., May 11th. Simply Food by Maura Roast Turkey Dinner - stuffing, mashed potato, gravy, green beans. $11
Tues., May 18th. Senior Center Staff Chicken Stir Fry. $11.
Tues., May 25th. Senior Center Staff Creamy Vegetable Soup. $3. Available at 11:00 am.

Our dinners are selling out! Call the front desk at 518.584.1621 and sign up today. Sponsored by The Home of the Good Shepherd and Humana Healthcare.