|Date/Time.||Highlight Events. |
|Tuesday Oct 22nd|
|Italian Night @ Hawk's Landing|
Our very popular, much anticipated annual ITALIAN NIGHT at Hawk's Landing, Tuesday October 22nd from 5:30pm - 9:00pm. On the menu: Appetizers: Cheese and Crackers; Bruschetta Platter; Tossed Salad, Sausage and Peppers; Meatballs; Chicken Parmesan; Vegetable Medley; Ziti Marinara; Garlic Bread; Coffee, Tea, Soda, Water; Cash Bar, Ice Cream w/ Melba Sauce for dessert. Entertainment to be announced. (Limit of 150). Dial-A-Ride transportation available upon request.
|Tuesday Nov 5th|
|Main Street Community Foundation Health Focus Group|
An opportunity to share your thoughts about the health needs of Southington seniors!
The Main Street Community Foundation will be sponsoring a conversation (also called a focus group) about senior health needs on Tuesday, November 5th at 1:00 pm. We will be discussing health and healthcare challenges facing Southington seniors and suggestions about how to address them. The conversation will be held in Room 1B and will last about 90 minutes. The Foundation will use this information (as well as other information being collected from other community focus groups) to design a strategy to address health needs in Southington. Space is limited to 12 participants so please sign up by contacting 860-621-3014. Refreshments will be provided.
|Wednesday Nov 6th|
|Learn to Use Strength Training Equipment w/ LeAnn Session IV|
Calendar House exercise instructor, LeAnn Kroll will be providing free half-hour training sessions on the equipment in the Calendar House Cardio Room. Training will be held in small group sessions of three individuals. LeAnn will provide instruction on how to safely and effectively use the strength training and cardio equipment available to you. The half-hour sessions will begin at 1pm. Please sign up at the Calendar House office front desk or call 860-621-3014 to reserve your time slot.
|Wednesday Nov 6th|
|Coffee 'N Dessert - Spin the Wheel w/ Berlin VNA|
Come "Spin the Wheel" with The Berlin Visiting Nurse Association. Free gifts for everyone and prizes for game winners! Having surgery? Need aftercare? Do you want to go home instead of rehab? Do you have medical problems such as hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol? Are you having a hard time walking or have weakness? You may be eligible for skilled home care. Register with the Calendar House office at 860-621-3014 to learn more! No space limit.
|Friday Nov 8th|
|AARP Safe Driver Class|
Only 4 hours - No written or road tests to pass! Ways to adjust for aging and health-related driving issues. Connecticut-specific information. (formerly known as 55 Alive Safe Driving) Cost: $15 for AARP Members (must provide membership #) $20 for Non AARP Members. Payable to AARP. Register at 860.621.3014. .
|Mon Nov 11th||Calendar House Closed - Veterans Day|
|Wednesday Nov 13th|
|Coffee 'N Dessert - Staying On Your Feet In Ice & Snow|
Sometimes, there's no way to avoid a fall. If you are aware of the inevitability of a fall, you can at least prepare properly to fall. Learn how to fall down the correct way forwards or backwards, all the details on how to do it safely to reduce the risk or lessen the severity of injury. Presented by Lisa Murawski, exercise physiologist, GoodLife Fitness. Sponsored by GoodLife Fitness. RSVP to Southington Calendar House, 860.621.3014. Space limited to 18 participants.
|Tuesday Nov 19th|
|Senior Citizen's Advisory Board Meeting|
|Wednesday Nov 20th|
|Coffee 'N Dessert - Parkinson's Exercise Program Info Session|
Learn about evidence based Parkinson's exercise programs and the importance of incorporating exercise into your daily routine to maintain independence and safety. An occupational therapist and LSVT BIG certified clinician will discuss adaptive equipment and modifications to make activities of daily living easier. Sponsored by: Fox Rehabilitation. Please call 860-621-3014 to RSVP, space limited to 18.
|Thursday Nov 21st|
|Membership Association Board of Directors Meeting|
|Thursday Nov 21st|
|Calendar House Membership Meeting - Arnie Pritchard "This Business of Fighting"|
Following a brief business meeting join us as Historian, Arnie Pritchard presents "This Business of Fighting." After inheriting his Father Anton's army footlocker, he discovered a history treasure: letters to and from home, medals, pictures, and mementos of Anton (Tony) Pritchard's time abroad from 1942 to 1947. Arnie's oral interpretation of Anton's letters about "this business of fighting," shows the passions, hopes, and fears of the soldiers, and captivates his listeners. Arnie is quoted as saying, "My goal is to get myself out of the way, and let my father tell his own story." RSVP to 860-621-3014.
|Thu Nov 28th||Calendar House Closed - Thanksgiving Day|
|Fri Nov 29th||Calendar House Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday|