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.
MONDAY, NOV. 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, home care, 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.
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.