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 con¬tinuing 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.
At the Center Class Schedule: (reserve a spot. seating will be limited)
9 am - Zumba
10 am- Ceramics
1 pm – Drawing
9:30 am - Mosaics
1 pm – Pool
Music in the Yard! Live music from some of Saratoga’s best musicians in our back yard. Bring your lunch, a chair or stay in your car! Let us welcome summer. Sponsored by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield.
• Jay Yager, Chris Dollard, and Bobby Vendetta - Tuesday, July 7th, 12:00 pm
• Garland Nelson Friday, July 10th, 12:00 pm
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 Sydney on Monday and Tuesday by 3PM. Call 518.584.1621 ext. 206
TUESDAY, JULY 14TH 3:30-6:30pm Sponsored by CDPHP
Chicken Dinner: $13
Rib Dinner: $15
Dinners include Baked Potato, Coleslaw, Roll
Valet Service Pick Up: Super easy - skip finding a park¬ing space and getting out of the car!
Curbside Day of Sales - Forgot to order your dinner! You can come and get your meal day of.
Bulk Orders Delivery (15 or more): We will deliver to your office or place of business!
Call the Center to order now! (518) 584-1621
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!
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.