Southington senior listings for the Aug. 21 edition

Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

FRIDAY, AUG 21

SOUTHINGTON

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AND BINGO. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Presented by the Summit at Plantsville. Make your own sunday with plenty of gooey, fruity, sweet toppings and get ready to enjoy BINGO with prizes to make you smile. Tickets cost $1 and are avalable at the office.

TUESDAY, AUG 25

SOUTHINGTON

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

WEDNESDAY, AUG 26

SOUTHINGTON

SOCIAL SECURITY REPRESENTATIVE. 10 a.m. to noon at Calendar House. Benjamin Rhodes from the Social Security Administration will meet with individuals BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. He will provide information, answer questions, and address concerns in private consultation. Limited number of appointments. Schedule at (860) 621-3014.

CHECK OUT WINDOWS 10. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. The computer club looks at the new Windows operating system, including how to load it onto your computer for free.

MONDAY, AUG. 31

SOUTHINGTON

COMPUTER CLASS REGISTRATION. 10 a.m. at Calendar House. Late registration will be on Monday, September 14th at 10am.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 3

SOUTHINGTON

NEW YORK & 911 MUSEUM BUS TRIP. Leaves Calendar House at 8 a.m. and includes lunch. Visit the 911 Museum in New York City, along with the 911 memorial.Prior to the visit, enjoy a delicious lunch at Fino Ristorante, a popular Wall street restaurant. Your choice of Chicken Parmigiana,sole Organata, Penne Vodka or Cheese Ravioli Marinara, soup, salad and dessert, soda or coffee. Cost $98. Preregister at Calendar House.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 9

SOUTHINGTON

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.

SENIOR CITIZEN COMMISSION/ADVISORY BOARD MEETING. 4:30 p.m. at Calendar House main hall. Calendar House members and the public are encouraged to attend.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 10

SOUTHINGTON

COFFEE ‘N DESSERT: NAVIGATING YOUR TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS. 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House. The Way To Go CT Mobility Management Program will help older adults, veterans and people with disabilities navigate transportation options by offering free information on transportation resources for Southington residents.RSVP at (860) 621-3014.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16

SOUTHINGTON

BUS TRIP TO WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATRE. 9:15 a.m. bus from Calendar House. Cost is $104. Must pre-register. See the play, “Backwards in High Heels,” the true life story of Ginger Roger follows the star from age 15 to Hollywood goddess. Includes reserved table where each person selects from an excellent menu and enjoys a preshow lunch.

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

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.

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