FRIDAY, NOV. 14
COMPUTER HOUSEKEEPING LECTURE. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Learn how to use the housekeeping utilities available on your Windows operating system. Instructor Michael Hill will guide you in how to evaluate your machine’s performance and protect it against attacks. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $5 per person. (860) 747-5728.
NOV. 14 to DEC. 12
INTRO TO CARDIO STEP EXPRESS. 45 Minute step/low impact aerobic interval workout with instructor Eileen Cyr. Open to members of the Plainville Senior Center. Limited to 12 participants. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $12 per person. Register at the senior center. (860) 747-5728.
SUNDAY, NOV. 16
OPEN HOUSE AT ARBOR ROSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living and memory care community. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. (860) 356-8256.
MONDAY, NOV. 17
COMPUTER CLASS. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Learn to create an e-mail address with easy step-by-step instructions. Taught by Kari Burgess, adult services librarian. Class is limited to six Plainville Senior Center members only. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.
NOV. 17, 24
QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator, will answer questions on a walk-in basis. She will answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savings Program, housing options, Alzheimer’s help, caregiving, homecare, etc. No registration necessary. Open to residents of Plainville, 60 years of age or older or their caregivers. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (8960) 747-5728.
TUESDAY, NOV. 18
FREE CONFIDENTIAL MEMORY SCREENINGS. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. Register. (860) 276-1020.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19
MEMORY SCREENINGS. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Call (860) 747-5728 for appointment.
HOLIDAY ‘SAFE-TEA.’ FRAUDS AND SCAMS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW. 10 a.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 582-9559.
SATURDAY, NOV 22
ORCHARDS OPEN HOUSE.10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Orchards of Southington, 34 Hobart St., Plantsville. Edesa Ciscar, a retirement counselor, will facilitate the event. Coffee will be served.
THURSDAY, NOV. 27
THANKSGIVING DINNER AT THE SENIOR CENTER. 11:30 a.m. Homemade, traditional Thanksgiving dinner for Plainville Senior Center members who would be otherwise alone on the holiday. Volunteers will provide transportation for those who need a ride to the center. No charge for dinner but donations appreciated. Plainville residents 60 and over who are homebound may call the center and have a dinner delivered. Register for dinner or to volunteer by Nov. 24. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728. At registration, let the center know if a ride is needed.
TUESDAY, DEC. 16
AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Course covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures, and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a driver’s manual provided. No written or on the road test required. Upon completion of the course, an insurance company must give a discount of at least 5 percent on auto insurance. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $15 for AARP members, providing a membership number. $20 for other attendees. Sign-up at Senior Center underway.
ANTIQUE TAG SALE. Mondays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fridays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Held until all items sold. Pressed aluminum, pressed and etched glass, antique glass. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.
SENIOR CENTER BAND JAM. Thursdays, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Live band. Dance or just sit back and enjoy. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.
BRIDGE CLUB. 1:30 p.m., ever Monday. The Orchards of Southington, 34 Hobart St., Plantsville. (860) 628-5656.