You retire and slow down and enjoy life, right?  Not from the looks of things over at the Auburn Senior Center.  Lots to do!  Here’s what’s up in November:

 

BRIDGE ANYONE?

“Party” Bridge that is?  Beginners welcome.  Join us for an afternoon of fun. “Party Bridge” is casual, low key and a good time. Sign up at the reception desk. Bridge will be held on Monday afternoons at 12:45pm stating on November 4th.

 

GRIEF RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP

Tuesdays, 10:30am, November 5th, December 3rd & January 7th

For all who have experienced loss in any way-Loss of a loved one, loss of independence, loss of home or loss of a pet.  Join us at the Auburn Senior Center.  This informal group will be led by AseraCare Hospice Social Worker and Bereavement Coordinator, Megan Fitzgerald. Call the Auburn Senior Center at 508-832-7799 to sign-up.

 

iPAD CLUB

Thursdays, Nov. 7, 14 and 21 at 1pm

How do you use your iPad?  Would you be willing to share your explorations?  Join us as we investigate the world of iPad apps.  Attendees will help each other out and share ideas. Call the Auburn Senior Center at 508-832-7799 to sign-up.

 

HOW TO STAY YOUNG

The First 100 Years

Thursday, November 7th at 10:30am

As we age musculoskeletal problems increase that interfere with mobility. Chiropractic Care will teach you how to stay active and mobile while taking care of your spine. We will help keep you moving so you can enjoy your entire life and stay active as you want to be. Jennifer Cournoyer, from PAGE Chiropractic, holds a Medical Assisting degree and has worked in Healthcare for over 10 years. Call the Auburn Senior Center at 508-832-7799 to sign-up.

 

FALL PREVENTION PROGRAM

Friday, November 15, 11:00am

Falls are one of the most common and serious problems facing individuals over 65 years old. Learn the reasons why we fall and the steps you can take to minimize the after effects should you fall. This program will be presented by Christine Bohaboy, Overlook Care at Home, Transitional Care Liaison. Call the Auburn Senior Center at 508-832-7799 to sign-up.

 

REP. PAUL FROST OFFICE HOUR

Thursday, November 21 from 11:00-Noon

State Representative Paul Frost will hold an office hour at the Auburn Senior Center. Please stop by with your questions, compliments or any concerns you may have.

 

SENATOR MOORE’S OFFICE HOUR

Monday, November 25 from 10:30-11:30am

Senator Michael Moore’s representative will hold an office hour at the Auburn Senior Center. Please stop by with your questions, compliments or any concerns you may have.

 

THANKSGIVING DINNER

Tuesday, November 26 at Noon

Menu includes Turkey with gravy, stuffing, butternut squash, peas & onions, dinner roll and chocolate mousse.

Provided by Elder Services. Call Patty at 508-832-7799 two days in advance for your luncheon reservations. $2.00 donation appreciated.

 

HEARING LOSS Breaking down the Barriers

Friday, November 22 at 10:30am

Worcester State University graduate students in Speech-Language Pathology will share: Common Causes of Hearing Loss, Helpful strategies on How to Manage Hearing Loss, Manipulating the Listening Environment, Advocating for yourself and using Speech Reading, Assistive Devices for telephone, television and in movie theaters and Handling Hearing Assistive Technologies and Modern Hearing Aids.  Call the Auburn Senior Center at 508-832-7799 to sign-up.