Southington Calendar House

A community resource for Southington Seniors 55 and over.

Southington Calendar House Senior Center.

388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone 860-621-3014

In case of INCLEMENT WEATHER, all delays and/or closings will be posted under the name CALENDAR HOUSE on WTIC (1080AM), WFSB Channel 3 and on the www.WFSB.com website.

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Important Information.
CAR PARKING AT CALENDAR HOUSE
In the middle of March a fence will be erected on the Calendar House property to close off an area in which the new Senior Center will be built.
The Hobart street entrance will be closed and the available car parking spaces will be reduced to half the current number.
Please consider car pooling while building is in progress.
Date/Time.
Highlight Events.
Thursday Feb 23rd
1:00 PM
SEARCHING FOR LEADERS
The Calendar House Membership Association is looking for energetic, friendly, outgoing people to assist the Association become more relevant to Calendar House members.
The Membership Association supports the staff and members in their various activities.
Join the enthusiastic group of volunteer leaders in planning what we could do in our new facility.
Find out more information and let us know your thoughts by calling Sheryl on 860-621-5127, E-mailing us at Membership@CalendarHouse.org or attending the Membership meeting at 1:00PM on Thursday 23rd February.
Thursday Feb 23rd
1:00 PM
MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Thursday, February 23, 1:00 pm -- Calendar House Membership Association Meeting - All are welcome! Following a brief update on the "business" that will give you an opportunity to offer your thoughts, comments and suggestions, sit back and enjoy "SULLY" on our big screen! On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger (Hanks) glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career. Rated PG-13; 96 minutes. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP at 860.621.3014.
Monday Feb 27th
10:00 AM
Computer Class Registration
Registration forms will be available at 9:30am. Registration starts at 10:00am.
Computer fundamentals - From basics to the web and e-mail.
iPad Basics - Learn to use the Apple iPad tablet.
Android Tablet Basics - Find out how to use these new tablets.
Android Phone Basics - Find out what you can do with these smart phones.
Advanced Android tablet and phone . - More things that you can do with android phones and tablets.
Students must bring their tablet or phone to the appropriate class. For more details of available Computer Classes go to www.CalendarHouse.org
Tuesday Feb 28th
10:00 AM
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
Hartford HealthCare Senior Services and the CT Center for Healthy Aging provide Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Calendar House on the first Thursday of each month 11am-12noon; and the fourth Tuesday of each month 10:00-11:00am. Referrals and resources available.
 
March
Thursday Mar 2nd
11:00 AM
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
Hartford HealthCare Senior Services and the CT Center for Healthy Aging provide Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Calendar House on the first Thursday of each month 11am-12noon; and the fourth Tuesday of each month 10:00-11:00am. Referrals and resources available.
Thursday Mar 2nd
1:00 PM
COIN & CURRENCY COLLECTING
Blair Soucy has been collecting coins for over 40 years and is a professional coin dealer. Thursday, March 2nd at 1:00 pm he will talk about the state of the hobby today, the US Mint and it's products, the gold and silver bullion market and provide a general overview of coin and currency collecting. You are encouraged to bring in any coins/currency for Blair to examine and give you an idea of value and rarity. Time for questions & answers. Program designed for everyone experienced and/or just curious! Reserve your seat by calling 860.621.3014 or stop in the office.
Thursday Mar 2nd
1:30 PM
COFFEE 'N DESSERT - "ANTHEM'S DUAL SPECIAL NEEDS PLAN"
On Thursday, March 2nd at 1:30 pm - “Do you have Medicare and Medicaid? If you answered yes, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield may be the plan that’s right for you! Come and learn how you’ll get Medicare coverage, extra benefits you don’t receive with Original Medicare and prescription drug coverage!” Join Zobeida Torres and Miriam Perez as they provide information and answer questions on Anthem BC/BS's"Dual Special Needs Plan" - Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Please RSVP at 860.621.3014.
Monday Mar 6th
10:00 AM
Computer Class Final Registration
Registration forms will be available at 9:30am. Registration starts at 10:00am.
Computer fundamentals - From basics to the web and e-mail.
iPad Basics - Learn to use the Apple iPad tablet.
Android Tablet Basics - Find out how to use these new tablets.
Android Phone Basics - Find out what you can do with these smart phones.
Advanced Android tablet and phone . - More things that you can do with android phones and tablets.
Students must bring their tablet or phone to the appropriate class. For more details of available Computer Classes go to www.CalendarHouse.org
Wednesday Mar 8th
4:30 PM
Calendar House Building Committee Meeting
Be aware of the activities surrounding the development of the new Calendar House.
Public is welcome.
Thursday Mar 9th
1:30 PM
COFFEE 'N DESSERT - "COMMUNITY BALANCE SYSTEM"
"Community Balance System" A Fall Prevention Program will be presented on Thursday, March 9th at 1:30 pm - by Kevin Berghorn, DPT, of Community Physical Therapy. Do you feel unsteady on your feet? Do you need help when doing your household chores, such as emptying the dishwasher? Have you fallen in the past 6 months? Community Balance System is a researched backed fall prevention program established between Community Physical Therapy and the Southington YMCA. The goal of the program is to reduce the number of falls in the community and empower its residents to maintain their independence with an active lifestyle. By combining physical therapy and an exercise class at the Southington YMCA, Community Balance System can address all of an individual's modifiable balance deficits. Kevin Berghorn, DPT, will be presenting the program, as well as some ways to make you and your home safer. Please RSVP at 860.621.3014.
Tuesday Mar 14th
11:00 AM
St. Patrick's day celebration - AQUA TURF
Padraig Allen and the Mclean Avenue Band
have their own sound with old irish folklore and the rock pop celtic music of
today. lunch - salsa/pasta/corned beef & baked scrod/carrots & potatoes/lemon cake
COST $41
Tuesday Mar 14th
4:30 PM
SENIOR CITIZEN ADVISORY COMMISSION
Calendar House members and the public are encouraged to attend.
Wednesday Mar 15th
12:00 PM
ST PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION
Join us at Hawk's Landing on Wednesday, March 15th at 12 noon for a special St Patrick's Day Celebration!!! On the menu: Corn Beef & Cabbage; Boiled Carrots; Boiled Potatoes; Rye Bread; Chicken & Rice Stew; Crackers; Coffee, Tea, Soda, Water; Ice Cream w/creme de menthe! Cash Bar. Tom "T-Bone" Stankus will provide the "foot stomping, hand clapping, sing along, line-dancing, pub music"! Tickets: $15. on sale beginning February 17 until sold out. Transportation from Calendar House provided if requested.
Thursday Mar 16th
1:30 PM
COFFEE 'N DESSERT - "MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR MEDICAL APPOINTMENT"
Join us on Thursday, March 16th at 1:30 pm for Coffee 'n Dessert. This presentation will cover important topics such as: How to be a partner with your doctor; how to get ready for an appointment, important things to bring to your doctor appointment, and many others. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Presented by Heather Hitchcock, Community Outreach Manager HHC SS. Please RSVP at 860.621.3014.

For more details on any topic on this web site, please call 860-621-3014 or
E-Mail us at CHStaff@CalendarHouse.org

 
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