Adult Programs – Lectures
Tuesdays, September 18, 25, October 9, 16, 23, 30, November 13 at 10:00am
This interactive program empowers older adults to learn health behaviors that reduce the risk of falls and increase quality of life. This workshop is run by St. Joseph Hospital. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Meditation for Inner Peace during Turbulent Times
Wednesday, October 3 at 7:00pm
Join John Bednarik, meditator for this popular and engaging program. Participants will be guided through a personal experience of mediation which is the secret to profound personal well-being and global healing. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
The ABC’s of Medicare
Thursday, October 4 at 3:00pm
Join Long Term Care Specialists Carol Kaplowitz and Rachael Abramowicz as they discuss Medicare, Open Enrollment, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Learn Mah Jongg
Fridays, October 5, 12, 19, 26 at 10:30am
For beginners only. Learn Mah Jongg with Judith Vazquez. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Thursday, October 11 at 6:30pm
Artist Pamela Trastelis will be here to teach you how to paint a landscape scene with acrylics. All supplies provided. Space is limited. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Tuesday, October 16 at 7:00pm
Kristine Henderson, Certified Tea Professional, Certified Tea Sommelier, and Certified Tea Health Expert will conduct a tea tasting during which you will taste several green teas sourced from around the world and learn what makes them unique. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Italian Cuisine: Beyond Spaghetti and meatballs
Thursday, October 25 at 7:00pm
Join Elena Florenzano and explore the history of spaghetti, learn some fun facts and a regional spaghetti recipe will be presented and shared. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Edgar Allan Poe: From Literature to the Silver Screen
Monday, October 29 at 7:00pm
Join Keith Crocker as he talks about Poe’s achievements in literature and film. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Palms and Succulents
Thursday, November 1 at 3:00pm
Horticulturalist Paul Levine returns to talk about the different types of palms and succulents and how to care for them. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Siamese Mah Jongg
Wednesday, November 7 at 6:30pm
Instructed by Donna Miller-Small, learn how to play Mah Jongg with just two players. Please bring a Mah Jongg set and 2018 card to class. For experienced Mah Jongg players only. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Medicare Made Easy
Thursday, November 15 at 7:00pm
Marie Cantone from Family Financial Services, will be here to discuss the basics of Medicare, when to enroll, how to avoid Medicare penalties, insurance and advantage plans, prescription drug plans, and more! Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Game Night: Pandemic
Thursday, November 15 at 7:30pm
In Pandemic, several virulent diseases have broken out all over the world. Your role as a disease-fighting specialist, is to treat disease hotspots while researching cures for each of the four plagues before it’s too late. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Stay Healthy and Fit Easily through the Holidays
Thursday, November 29 at 7:00pm
Learn how to get through the busy and calorie-abundant holiday season without the weight gain with Integrative Nutrition Health coach, Wendy Bonilla. Participants will make and sample guilt-free holiday treats and beverages and more in this workshop. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Discover your Best Self
Tuesday, December 4 at 7:00pm
Janet Scheiner, Certified Health & Life Coach, will help you uncover what’s been stopping you from having the healthy lifestyle you deserve. You’ll take away small habit changes for reducing stress that you can start using right away. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Basics of Photography
Thursday, December 6 at 7:00pm
This class on basic photography skills is for beginners and those with some photography skills. Topics/discussion include the role of light, adjusting camera settings, speed and f-stops, varied types of photography, and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
Game Night: Catan
Thursday, December 13 at 7:30pm
Picture yourself in the era of discoveries: After a long voyage of great deprivation, your ships have finally reached the coast of an uncharted island. Its name shall be Catan! But you are not the only discoverer. Other fearless seafarers have also landed on the shores of Catan. The race to settle the island has begun. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
“Partners in Crime” Film Screening
Saturday, December 15 at 2:00pm
Director Chang Jung-Chi attempts a detective film told through the eyes of victims of bullying who search for the cause of a girl’s death, adding depth to the actions of the characters. Presented by the AACCU & the TCC.
No Registration Required
Can You Escape: Pop Art
Thursday, December 27 at 7:00pm
Can you find the missing Warhol painting and escape our art gallery? This escape room is for experienced players. Space is limited. Preference given to USFD #22 residents.
Bits and Pieces
Thursday, December 27 at 7:00pm
Drop in for an evening of socializing and jigsaw puzzle fun! We’ll have different puzzles for you to choose from so bring some friends!
No Registration Required
Savvy Social Security
Thursday, January 3 at 3:00pm
Stephan R. Shatarah, from Foresters Financial Services, Inc., will be here to discuss what you need to know about social security to help maximize retirement income. You’ll learn how to maximize your benefits and more. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.
The Anti-inflammatory Diet
Thursday, January 10 at 2:00pm
Join Stefania Medvedik, RD, RN CDE, as she discusses an anti-inflammatory approach to eating and the science behind inflammation, diet, and disease. Preference given to UFSD #22 residents.