Eagle View Adult Center – Oct. 2015

October 2015 Happenings at the Eagle View Adult Center

Readers Theatre Plays
Readers Theatre performances are back! They are always a lot of fun and only last about 20 minutes – plenty of time to have VOA lunch afterwards. 11:00 a.m.
Thurs. Oct 1 (for Sept)
Thurs. Oct 29 (for Oct)

Decisions and Destinations
This workshop looks in-depth at how to decide what possessions to keep, whether our things serve us, what to do with special mementos, and where to find new homes for unneeded items. Speaker: Lise Hildebrandt of Clean House/Clear Heart.
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Wed. Oct 7
$11
Deadline: Fri. Oct 2

Flu Shots
Platte Valley Medical Center will be here to give ANNUAL flu shots. There is no co-pay if you have Blue Cross, Rocky Mountain Health, or Medicare. Bring your insurance card. Shot costs $20 if self-pay. Date may change if vaccine is unavailable.
8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Thurs. Oct 8
Free or $20 self – pay

Great Gadgets
There are some great gadgets and new equipment available to assist seniors in their daily lives and to prevent falls. Some are simple to use and relatively inexpensive. Program is part of our Caregiver Support Group. Everyone welcome! Call Mary 303-426-4408.with questions.
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Thurs. Oct 8
Deadline: Wed. Oct 7

Friday Feast & Senior Games Victory Party
Richard Fairchild plays guitar and sings 60s & 70s variety music and country classics. Lunch: Chicken Ôn Corn Bake, salad, and dessert provided by Brookdale. Come at 11:45 a.m. to congratulate our 2015 Brighton Senior Games team.
11:45 a.m.
Fri. Oct 9
$4
Deadline: Wed. Oct 7

The 4 Ways People Plan Their Estates
There are only 4 methods for transferring your assets upon death. Learn the benefits and drawbacks of each strategy and the tools used, like wills and trusts. Presented by an attorney at Dolan & Associates. Free!
1:30 p.m.
Wed. Oct 14
Deadline: Mon. Oct 12

Octoberfest
The Heartlanders will play all the polkas and German music that we love! Evening starts with grilled Bratwurst and all the fixings!
5:00 p.m.
Wed. Oct 14
$6
Deadline: Mon. Oct 12

Healthy Holiday Cooking Demo
From Halloween to New Year’s, eating healthy seems impossible, but it doesn’t have to be. Let Chef Mike Anderson of Platte Valley Medical Center show you how to create a healthy, delicious holiday meal.
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Fri. Oct 16
Free – Space is limited.
Deadline: Wed. Oct 14

Halloween Costume Party
Halloween is not just for kids! Last year we had 15 participants in our costume contest! Join us for this free event with prizes and surprises. Stay for the free Readers Theatre play and the VOA lunch immediately after.
10:00 a.m.
Thurs. Oct 29
VOA Lunch $2.50

More Happenings

Dementia Support Group
Thurs. Oct 1 6:00 p.m.

Medicare Counseling
Tues. Oct 6 & 20

Caregivers Support Group
Thurs. Oct 8 10:00 a.m.

Blood Pressure Screening
Oct 8 & 26 10:30 a.m.

Bunco
Thurs. Oct 8 & 29 1:15 p.m.

Healthy Tips
Thurs. Oct 15 11:00 a.m.

Low Vision Support Group
Mon. Oct 26 1:00 p.m.

Cribbage Tournament
Wed. Oct 28 12:30 p.m.

Bunco
Thurs. Oct. 8 & 29
1:15 – 3:45 p.m.

Low Vision Support Group
Mon. Oct 26
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Cribbage Tournament
Wed. Oct 28
12:30 p.m.

Readers Theatre Performance
Thurs. Oct 29
11:00 a.m.