DENTAL CLINIC. Provided by Community Health Center, Inc. By appointment. Registered dental hygienist will provide a complete exam, dental cleaning, scalants, and X-rays when appropriate. Help in paying for the clinic in form of scholarships provided by a grant through the Older Americans Act through the North Central Area on Aging are available to members of the Plainville Senior Center. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Appointments. (860) 983-2990. For information on scholarships, call (860) 747-5728.
FRIDAY, JULY 31
HOT DOG SPECIAL. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Enjoy a chili dog, (sauerkraut, plain and/or with condiments), chips, coleslaw and cookies, just before afternoon Bingo. The Summit at Plantsville is subsidizing this events and providing prizes. Tickets cost $1 and are available at the office.
THURSDAY, AUG 6
COFFEE ‘N DESSERT. 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Calendar House. Marisa Seales, Energy Conservation Specialist, from Wesson Energy will be discussing the “Home Energy Solutions- Income Eligible Program” through the Energize Connecticut Initiative. Please RSVP at (860) 621-3014.
WEDNESDAY, AUG 12
BOBBY RYDELL GOOD TIMES. 11:30 a.m. at Calendar House. Lunch by the Aqua Turf served family style. Bobby’s career spans six decades, starring in Bye Bye Birdie and hits like “Wild One,” “We Got Love,” “Kissing Time,” and “Forget Him.” Cost is $80.
FINANCIAL CLUB. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Learn how to manage your Financial Investments, including stocks, bonds, CD’s, money markets, mutual funds and other investment instruments with Connie Proll, a Southington based certified financial advisor.
THURSDAY, AUG 13
COFFEE ‘N DESSERT. 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Calendar House. Ross Davis of Hartford HealthCare Senior Services will present “Safe Steps,” a comprehensive balance improvement program offered by Hartford HealthCare at Home that significantly improves your motor response skills and reduces the risk of falls by helping a person interact with their environment. Attendees will also have the opportunity to receive a free balance screening. RSVP at (860) 621-3014.
WEDNESDAY, AUG 19
DIGITAL PHOTO CLUB. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Discover state-of-the-art digital photography techniques with Peter Freeman. Occasional field trips are planned.
THURSDAY, AUG 20
CATCHING HEALTHY HABITS. 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House. Enjoy a delicious nutritious snack as Delores Wisdom, Program Coordinator, CATCH & RSVP, provides practical tips on healthy eating and physical activity along with information about the U.S. obesity epidemic and the chronic illness linked to overweight and obesity. Each participant will also receive a “Healthy Living Guide for Adults 50+” filled with easy-to-make, nutritious recipes and simple exercises you can incorporate into your weekly routine, along with more tips for adopting a healthy lifestyle. Sign up at (860) 621-3014.
TUESDAY, AUG 25
BOSTON DUCK TOUR AND OUTLET TOUR. 8:30 a.m. from the Calendar House. Take a ride aboard an amphibious vehicle that rides on land and water. Enjoy a narrated tour of Boston by your conDUCKtor, and enjoy the afternoon at Boston’s hottest new destination “The Outlets at Assembly Row in Somerville.” Set in a waterfront park the outlets offer outstanding shopping and dining options. Cost is $75
EIGHTH ANNUAL CONNECTICUT SENIOR JURIED ART SHOW. All seniors 70-plus are invited to participate at show at Pomperaug Woods, Southbury in September. Entries accepted for painting, drawing, photography and sculpture. First, second, third and honorable mention awards will be given in each category. Winning art in each category will be on exhibit at Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury Oct. 4 to Nov. 15. Entry forms, rules, and information is available at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville or PomperaugWoods.com
SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon. Bristol Senior Center is host to a remote Social Security office. No need to reserve time. First-come, first-serve. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.
WHEELER SENIOR COMMUNITY HEALTH OUTREACH COORDINATOR JUSTINE MICALIZZI. Mondays, 10 a.m to noon. Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Receive information about mental health, substance use disorders, treatment recovery resources, early childhood, and local programs and services. Southington Library and Museum, 255 Main St., Southington.