Digital Library Resources - Thursday 10:45 – 12:00
10/19– Nov 2nd & 16th Class covers resources available with your Library Card ie: Hoopla, Lynda, Overdrive
All Things Google – Thursday 10:45 – 12:00
10/12 , 10/26 or Nov 9th,– Class outlines Google services ie: Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Photos,Youtube
Must Sign up in office and leave $5 depoist. Limited enrollment so sign up now. Meets in the Tech Center. Taught by Library staff.
L'oreal Is In The House!! Hands Up For Manicures!! Monday, Nov 13th 10:30 – 1:30 Get those nails in shape for the holidays! L’OREAL provides these FREE manicures. Sign Up in the office.
EZ Ride Lecture – October 12th 12:15pm
Ryde4Life is a membership program run by EZRide for adults ages 50 or older in partnership with Transportation Newtwork Companies like Lyft and Uber. We offer a reliable, affordable way to travel to your destinations. Don’t drive?... Come see how this great resource can work for you.
*FRIENDS Bingo - Friday, Oct. 13th 12:15 pm
*TRICKY TRAY BINGO-Mon. Oct.30th Bingo tickets in the office $10 card/10 days. Bingo is $1.00 a day.
McCarter Theatre – Thurs. Oct. 19th 12:15pm Onstage Seniors present “Surprises & Aha Moments” This ensemble—all over 55—perform in all over generating delight, insight, and affirmation about senior memories and experience. OnStage shatters all the myths that people have about aging. Their skits and vignettes—some humorous, some touching—the performers totally engage their audiences. Sign up by October 12. FREE.
ART LECTURE-with Maurice - Systine Chapel
Friday October 20th at 12:30pmArt Lecture with Maurice - Matisse & Picasso - Friday,
Friday Nov. 17th at 12:30pm Join Professor Mahler for a look into the world of two of the most renowned artists. Friends and rivals changed the course of 20th-century art.
Atrium Sponsored Fall Flower Arranging
Monday, October 23rd 12:15pm
Participants will arrange and take home a beautiful Fall Flower Arrangement. This event is FREE thanks to sponsorship from our friends at Atrium Health & Senior Living. Atrium is a premier healthcare facility that provides their residents with quality personal care and all the comforts of home. Limited space. Sign up is required by Oct. 16th
Monthly Birthday Lunch – Tuesday, Oct. 24th 11:00am Is this your Birthday Month? Please let us know so we can celebrate your special day.
Sign up by Oct.17th. Trivia, Celebration & Cake. Always FUN!
Monthly Birthday Lunch – Tuesday, Nov. 28th 11:00am Is this your Birthday Month? Please let us know so we can celebrate your special day.
Sign up by Nov. 21st. Trivia & Cake Always FUN!
Unsung Heroes - “Women of The Civil War”
Thursday, Oct. 26 12:30pm
Presenter: Martin M. Mosho, Civil War Lecturer
This presentation is a comprehensive, one hour review of the heroic and remarkable accomplishments made by women, both North and South. Sign up required by October 23rd.
Halloween - Monster Mash Bash-
Tuesday, October 31st
10:45am-11:15am– Freaky Facts/Haunted Places w/Jill
11:15am–12:15pm- Halloween Themed Lunch
12:15pm-1:15pm – Monster Mash Bash with music by Winston. Costume Contest! Prize for 1st place winner. Friends -50/50
Must sign up by October 16th.
UPDATE Your Photo & Medical Records – If your picture has not been taken within the last five years and/or if your medical forms are more than 2 years old, please stop by the main office so that we can update your records. Please update email addresses and emergency contacts too!
Vision Support Group, Friday, Nov 3 -10:30am
Please call Caryl to attend.
Ted Talks – Wednesdays
Wed, Oct. 18th 10:45am-What your doctor won’t tell you
Wouldn’t you want to know if your doctor was a paid spokesman for a drug company? Or held personal beliefs incompatible with the treatment you want?
Wed, Nov. 1st 12:30pm- Do Schools Kill Creativity?
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
Wed, Nov. 15th 10:45am- How I held my Breath for 17 Minutes.
In this highly personal talk from TEDMED, magician and stuntman David Blaine describes what it took to hold his breath underwater for 17 minutes -- a world record (only two minutes shorter than this entire talk!) -- and what his often death-defying work means to him.
Winter Wonderland Party-
SAVE THE DATE
Thursday, December 14th 12:15 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! BARBARA HARRIS from “The Toys” will be here to entertain you!! Details-December newsletter.
**ATTENTION**: Don’t forget to purchase your Bingo passes!
A card is $10 for 10 days. Bingo will start in September at $1.00 a day.
ADULT COLORING CONTEST – Every other month we will have an Adult Coloring Contest. Participants will color the same image. A 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winner will be chosen by the Program Committee and a small prize will be given to the 1st place winner. You can pick up your contest sheet starting Fri., Sept.1st. in the office. October is our first contest. Rules are on the back of your contest sheet. The 3 winning participant’s work will be displayed in the lobby in October.
Megan Leavey – Tuesday, October 23rd 12:30 pm- Rated PG-13 1:56 min- When young Marine Corporal Megan Leavey is assigned to clean up the K9 unit after a disciplinary hearing, Leavey identifies with a particularly aggressive dog, Rex, and is given the chance to train him. Over the course of their service, Megan and Rex complete more than 100 missions together. Based on a true story.
The House- Thursday, November 2nd 12:30 pm-
Rated R- 1:28 min - In this outrageous comedy, a married couple attempt to pay for their daughter's college tuition by running an illegal casino in the suburbs.
Maudie – Tuesday, November 28th 12:30 pm- Rated PG-13-1:55 min- Uplifting biopic of Canadian artist Maud Lewis, who overcame rheumatoid arthritis to become a renowned folk painter.
Billiards Lessons-Want to Learn how to Play Billiards stop in the pool room and ask for Lou.
Pool Club always seeking new members too.
SENIOR CHORUS – Are you interested in joining a senior chorus? Sign the interest sheet at the Main Office! Instructor led. Rehearsals and performances.
Terracycle Fundraiser – Please collect the following items and drop them off at the main office…Chip bags (all brands and sizes) and/or any Brita products (filters, filter wrappers, pitchers, bottles, and dispensers).
George Street Playhouse Discount Tickets
Discount tickets are available to all SB Senior Center members and up to one guest, by calling Jaci D’Ulisse, (732) 846-2895 ext. 134. Shows at 8:00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays, are $16 per ticket, versus the regular $32 group rate.
New Website Learn about our programs and what is going on in our senior center. Print out our newest newsletter, membership forms, volunteer forms, and more. Visit www.southbrunswicknj.gov (Click on Departments, then Senior Center.)
Facebook – See our latest pictures and post or share information with your friends on this closed group. Search for the “South Brunswick Office on Aging” on Facebook.
Inclement Weather Notice - Learn about weather related senior center opening times, programs, class changes/cancellations, by calling 732-329-4000 ext. 7670, starting at 7:30am. This message is updated regularly throughout the day. Get on our “senior center” email loop and we will email you weather related changes as soon as it becomes available. See the senior center office to make sure your email address is up to date.
Donations – We graciously accept monetary donations (strictly designated for senior center use). Checks payable to the SB Senior Center. “Tribute Cards” are still available ($15). Reminder: All donations are tax deductible-there is still time to make your year end donation to the center. Your support is appreciated!