FRIDAY, JAN 22
HOT DOG SPECIAL. 1 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Sponsored by The Summit at Plantsville. Warm up with a cup hot chocolate, a chili dog, (sauerkraut, plain and/or with condiments), chips, coleslaw and cookies just before afternoon Bingo. Cost is $1. Tickets available in the office.
SATURDAY, JAN 23
THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. Edesa Ciscar, retirement counselor, will lead the event. Coffee will be served. The Orchards is located at 34 Hobart St. People are welcome to just stop by. For more information, call Edesa Ciscar, 860-628-5656.
WEDNESDAY, JAN 27
COFFEE ‘N DESSERT – MEDICARE AND ANTHEM. 1 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Daphne Roberson, CLTC of Roberson Tierney & Assoc. LLC, an authorized licensed insurance agent for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of CT will present an informational session on the Anthem Dual Eligible Plan with assistance in finding discounts, coupons, etc with over-the-counter items and high cost medications. RSVP at (860) 621-3014.
WEDNESDAY, FEB 10
FINANCIAL CLUB. 1 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Learn how to manage your Financial Investments, including stocks, bonds, CDs, money markets, mutual funds and other investment instruments with Connie Proll, a Southington based certified financial advisor.
VALENTINE’S EVENT. 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Indulge your sweet tooth with an assortment of special treats. Enjoy the musical entertainment of “Sal” presenting a variety of sounds to delight and lift your spirits. Cost is $3. Tickets available in the office.
THURSDAY, FEB 11
COFFEE ‘N DESSERT – FALLS & BLANCE SCREENING. 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Connecticut Center for Healthy Aging will provide an informative presentation on preventing falls and offer balance screenings. RSVP at (860) 621-3014.
FRIDAY, FEB 12
VALENTINE’S DAY BINGO. 1 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Grand Care Companions will be providing the sweet treats and prizes. Cost is $1. Tickets available in the office.
FREE BALANCE SCREENINGS. Hartford HealthCare Senior Services offers free balance screenings provided by licensed physical therapists at Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave. Such screenings can play an important role in preventing falls. Appointments are required. Call (860) 378-1234.
BRIDGE AT THE ORCHARDS OF SOUTHINGTON. 1 p.m. on Mondays at The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St. Do you like to play cards and meet new people? Learn the game of bridge and become a member of their Bridge Club. For more information, please call Edesa Ciscar at (860) 628-5656.
DONATIONS OF USED PERSONAL MUSIC DEVICES. Southington Care Center accepts donations of used iPods or MP3 players to engage residents in a music and memory program. Music has proved to be beneficial in various therapies for people who have dementia. Contact Stacy Carleton, Southington Care Center director of therapeutic recreation, at (860) 378-1286.
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.