Thornton Senior Center – Feb. 2015

Friday Afternoon Games – Friday, February 6 at from 3-5 p.m.
Gather your friends for an afternoon of fun! Bring a favorite game and snack/drinks to share at Thornton Senior Center. Whether it’s pinochle, poker, UNO, dominoes, a board game or whatever game you like, you’re sure to have a laugh. This is an opportunity to drop in, play a game and socialize with others. Seniors only, please.  FREE!

Medicare Counseling – Tuesday, February 10 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Trained volunteers will assist you with your Medicare issues.  Appointments are required; please call
303-255-7850.  Appointments are from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  FREE!

What Makes Your Heart Sing – Wednesday, February 11 at 12:45 p.m.
Michelle Hartlage, who taught Laughter Yoga is also a Certified Passion Test facilitator, which means she can help you determine what gives your life the most meaning with tips on how to determine what makes your heart sing. Learn something new about yourself in this fun, interactive presentation. FREE!

Valentine’s Day Party – Friday, February 13 at 12 p.m.
Come have lunch with us and then watch The Silver Circuit as they present snippets of the current Broadway play Love Letters by A.R. Gurney. This play is comprised of letters exchanged over a lifetime between two people who grew up together, went their separate ways, but continued to share confidences. Fees: $3.50R/$4NR .  Registration: January 30-February 12.

Medicare 101 – Tuesday, February 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Information is provided about Medicare enrollment, benefits, costs, what and how Medicare pays, choices under Medicare plans, how they work and prescription drug coverage.  Reservations are required; please call 303-255-7850.  Medicare classes are provided by Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselors.  FREE!

Alzheimer’s -10 Warning Signs – Wednesday, March 4 at 12:45 p.m.
Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s, a fatal brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s. Come learn more in this presentation by the Alzheimer’s Association. Care partners, advocates, professionals, family members and friends are welcome. FREE!

Stepping on Workshop – Wednesday,  March 18-April 29 from 1-3 p.m.
Stepping On is a seven-week fall prevention self-management program. This program is for anyone 60 years or older, who lives independently, has fallen in the past or is fearful of falling and is not suffering from dementia. The program covers topics such as: Strength and Balance exercises, Medication Review, Vision, Home Modifications, Safe Footwear, Community, Safety and Sleep. The program is facilitated by two, trained leaders from the HealthONE Injury Prevention team. Class is held for two hours each session. You must attend all seven sessions. Class is limited to 15 participants. FREE! Registration: Jan 8-Feb 18.

Thornton Senior Center

9471 Dorothy Boulevard
Thornton, CO 80229
Phone #:303-255-7850

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