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Friday July 1, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Bridge - Duplicate Bridge 2022 (Fri)
Contract Bridge players meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays; and Duplicate Bridge players meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Fridays. Cost: $1.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Charity Stitchers - Charity Stitchers 2022
This knitting and crochet club meets twice a month to create for those who are in need.Last year the club made scarves, hats and mittens for families in our community.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Setback - Setback 2022
 
Tuesday July 5, 2022
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Footcare - Footcare 2022
Registered nurses provide foot care at the Senior Center on the first, third and fourth Tuesdays of the month. During your appointment, they trim and file nails, sand calluses and corns, and give a foot massage. Half-hour appointments run from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM and cost $35, cash or check (made payable to PediCare). Call the Senior Center at (860) 658-3273 to make your appointment.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Intermediate Tuesdays - May/Jun
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM    AARP Age Friendly Meeting
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Tuesdays - May/Jun
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Ceramics Class - Ceramics (Tues) - May/Jun
Enjoy being creative at our weekly Ceramics class.All skill levels welcome.Instructor:  Gloria Cerniglia
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch Cafe (Tuesday)
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch CAFE (Tuesdays) - Lunch Cafe (Tuesday) 2022
Our Lunch Cafe is served each Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., with soup and sandwiches for $2 each, (cash or check made out to the Town of Simsbury). Eat in or take out!There is no need to register ahead of time; simply pay when you pick up your meal.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Scrabble (Tues) 2022
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Cribbage (Tues) 2022
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Bocci - Bocci (Tues) 2022
Join our new Bocci group on Tuesdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m.Beginners are welcome.Bocci Court, South Lawn of Eno HallFree
 
4:15 PM - 7:30 PM    Simsbury Youth Ballet
 
Wednesday July 6, 2022
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM    Perfect Fit - Perfect Fit (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
This 60-minute class is designed to give you a complete workout by giving you low-impact fun and energizing aerobics. Strength training, balance work and floor exercises are also part of this great exercise class for all ages. You will need a mat and weights. (For the Zoom class, common household objects can be used as fitness equipment, such as canned vegetables for weights, and pantyhose or T-shirts for resistance bands.)Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Yoga - Yoga (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
An ancient secret to health and wellness, Yoga is the perfect way to learn how to care for your body from the inside out. These 60-minute sessions are perfect for all levels and ages, and a great balance to your self-care routine. We will work from the ground up combining breathing and relaxation techniques, with postures to lengthen and strengthen your whole body, along with poses focusing on balance. Afterward you will feel recharged and refocused. Please use a mat. Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening - Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Screenings (Wed) 2022
Nurses from the Farmington Valley VNA will be at the Senior Center every Wednesday from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM to check your blood pressure and blood sugar, in the Lower Rotunda.No appointment necessary.
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays)
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays) - 7/6 Lunch @ Eno -Chicken Cacciatore, rice, yellow squash
All meals, served Wednesday at noon, include bread or rolls, and dessert. Please register by noon on the Friday before and make your payment at that time. Cost: $4 for Simsbury residents 50 and older; $5 for non-residents and Simsbury residents under 50 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dominoes - Dominoes (Wed) 2022
The Senior Center is hosting a weekly game of Dominoes on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Blue Room. Beginners are welcome.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Simsbury Bridge Club
 
Thursday July 7, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Thursdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Canasta (Thur) 2022
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
Friday July 8, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Bridge - Duplicate Bridge 2022 (Fri)
Contract Bridge players meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays; and Duplicate Bridge players meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Fridays. Cost: $1.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Setback - Setback 2022
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    BINGO! - 7/8 Bingo
Play BINGO with your Senior Center friends! Prizes for all winners. Please register online @simsburyseniors.com, call (860)658-3273 or email khaberlin@simsbury-ct.gov.
 
Monday July 11, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Jewelry Making Workshop - Jewelry Workshop - July 11
Learn to make earrings, bracelets and necklaces with many different types of beads: glass, plastic, metal and semi-precious.  You can make as many items as time allows in this 5-hour workshop. The instructor will supply all tools.  COST: $5.00 payable to the instructor on the day of the workshop (plus cost of supplies).Instructor: Sandy Merrill
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Painting Club - Painting Club 2022
Drop in with other enthusiasts in a relaxed environment. Please bring your own materials. Cost: FREE!
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Line Dancing - Beginner Line Dancing (Monday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Monday Supper
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Monday Suppers - 7/11 Monday Supper @ Eno
Join us every month for supper at the Senior Center.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Heritage Glen Condo Assoc. Monthly Board Meeting
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Tuesday July 12, 2022
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Intermediate Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Veterans Coffee - Veterans Coffee (July 12)
Stop by Eno Memorial Hall and connect with other area veterans who share similar military experiences, learn about resources and talk about issues that concern veterans and their families. This event is co-sponsored by Simsbury Senior Center and Resilience Grows Here, a community-based initiative of the Farmington Valley Health District. 
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Ceramics Class - Ceramics (Tues) - Jul/Aug
Enjoy being creative at our weekly Ceramics class.All skill levels welcome.Instructor:  Gloria Cerniglia
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch Cafe (Tuesday)
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch CAFE (Tuesdays) - Lunch Cafe (Tuesday) 2022
Our Lunch Cafe is served each Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., with soup and sandwiches for $2 each, (cash or check made out to the Town of Simsbury). Eat in or take out!There is no need to register ahead of time; simply pay when you pick up your meal.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Scrabble (Tues) 2022
 
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Tuesday) Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Reverse Mortgage 101 - July 12 - Reverse Mortgage 101 - July 12
REVERSE MORTGAGE 101Tuesday, July 121:00-2:00 p.m.South Conference RoomFree*Register by July 11.This talk is a question & answer session designed to help Seniors understand the basics of reverse mortgages. The reverse mortgage was designed to help Seniors age-in-place and unfortunately many who could benefit from the product won’t because of irrational fears. We will focus on the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage or (HECM) reverse mortgage which represents 99% of all current reverse mortgages. Participants are encouraged to write down questions and bring them to the session. Presented by Mike Sloan of Mutual of Omaha Mortgage  
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Cribbage (Tues) 2022
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Bocci - Bocci (Tues) 2022
Join our new Bocci group on Tuesdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m.Beginners are welcome.Bocci Court, South Lawn of Eno HallFree
 
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Ladies of the Knockers - Ladies of the Knockers
Ladies of the KnockersFreeThis group meets once a month on a Tuesday from 2:30-4:00 p.m. to knit hand-made breast prosthetics.Please bring size 4 or 5 double-pointed needles.
 
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Old Drake Hill Flower Bridge Committee
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Age Friendly Survey Panel and Ice Cream Social
 
Wednesday July 13, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening - Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Screenings (Wed) 2022
Nurses from the Farmington Valley VNA will be at the Senior Center every Wednesday from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM to check your blood pressure and blood sugar, in the Lower Rotunda.No appointment necessary.
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays)
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays) - 7/13 Lunch @ Eno -Italian beef & pasta, vegetable blend, whole wheat roll
All meals, served Wednesday at noon, include bread or rolls, and dessert. Please register by noon on the Friday before and make your payment at that time. Cost: $4 for Simsbury residents 50 and older; $5 for non-residents and Simsbury residents under 50 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dominoes - Dominoes (Wed) 2022
The Senior Center is hosting a weekly game of Dominoes on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Blue Room. Beginners are welcome.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tech Tutoring - Tech Tutoring 2022
The Senior Center offers free one-on-one tutoring with your iPhone or iPad. Topics include changing basic settings such as volume and WiFi, managing your contacts, sending and receiving calls, using voicemail, texting, and email basics. Appointments are 60 minutes and start at 1p.m.Please call the Senior Center at 860-658-3273 for an appointment.
 
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing (Wednesday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Simsbury Bridge Club
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Thursday July 14, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Thursdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Needlework Group 2022 - Needlework Group 2022
This new group meets once a month.  Bring your needlework projects in to work on in the company of other needlework enthusiasts!
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Intergenerational Hot Dog Cookout & Tie-Dye - July 14 - Intergenerational Hot Dog Cookout & Tie-Dye
Intergenerational Hot Dog Cookout & Make Your Own Tie-Dye Pillow Case Thursday, July 14, 11:30 a.m.— 1:30 p.m. (Rain Date Thursday, July 28) North Lawn at Eno Free *Register by July 11.   Come join us for a hot dog cookout and make your own tie-dye pillowcase. (If you prefer bring your own t-shirt to tie dye.) No experience needed; supplies will be provided. 
 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Thursday) - Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Canasta (Thur) 2022
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM    Simsbury Soccer Club Meeting
 
Friday July 15, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Bridge - Duplicate Bridge 2022 (Fri)
Contract Bridge players meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays; and Duplicate Bridge players meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Fridays. Cost: $1.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Setback - Setback 2022
 
Monday July 18, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Painting Club - Painting Club 2022
Drop in with other enthusiasts in a relaxed environment. Please bring your own materials. Cost: FREE!
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Line Dancing - Beginner Line Dancing (Monday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Tuesday July 19, 2022
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Footcare - Footcare 2022
Registered nurses provide foot care at the Senior Center on the first, third and fourth Tuesdays of the month. During your appointment, they trim and file nails, sand calluses and corns, and give a foot massage. Half-hour appointments run from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM and cost $35, cash or check (made payable to PediCare). Call the Senior Center at (860) 658-3273 to make your appointment.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Intermediate Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Ceramics Class - Ceramics (Tues) - Jul/Aug
Enjoy being creative at our weekly Ceramics class.All skill levels welcome.Instructor:  Gloria Cerniglia
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch Cafe (Tuesday)
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch CAFE (Tuesdays) - Lunch Cafe (Tuesday) 2022
Our Lunch Cafe is served each Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., with soup and sandwiches for $2 each, (cash or check made out to the Town of Simsbury). Eat in or take out!There is no need to register ahead of time; simply pay when you pick up your meal.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Scrabble (Tues) 2022
 
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Tuesday) Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Cribbage (Tues) 2022
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Bocci - Bocci (Tues) 2022
Join our new Bocci group on Tuesdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m.Beginners are welcome.Bocci Court, South Lawn of Eno HallFree
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Governor's Bridge HOA Board Meeting
 
Wednesday July 20, 2022
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM    Perfect Fit - Perfect Fit (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
This 60-minute class is designed to give you a complete workout by giving you low-impact fun and energizing aerobics. Strength training, balance work and floor exercises are also part of this great exercise class for all ages. You will need a mat and weights. (For the Zoom class, common household objects can be used as fitness equipment, such as canned vegetables for weights, and pantyhose or T-shirts for resistance bands.)Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Yoga - Yoga (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
An ancient secret to health and wellness, Yoga is the perfect way to learn how to care for your body from the inside out. These 60-minute sessions are perfect for all levels and ages, and a great balance to your self-care routine. We will work from the ground up combining breathing and relaxation techniques, with postures to lengthen and strengthen your whole body, along with poses focusing on balance. Afterward you will feel recharged and refocused. Please use a mat. Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening - Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Screenings (Wed) 2022
Nurses from the Farmington Valley VNA will be at the Senior Center every Wednesday from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM to check your blood pressure and blood sugar, in the Lower Rotunda.No appointment necessary.
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays)
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays) - 7/20 Lunch @ Eno -Tuscan-style turkey breast, cornbread stuffing, green beans
All meals, served Wednesday at noon, include bread or rolls, and dessert. Please register by noon on the Friday before and make your payment at that time. Cost: $4 for Simsbury residents 50 and older; $5 for non-residents and Simsbury residents under 50 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dominoes - Dominoes (Wed) 2022
The Senior Center is hosting a weekly game of Dominoes on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Blue Room. Beginners are welcome.
 
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing (Wednesday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Simsbury Bridge Club
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Thursday July 21, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Thursdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Thursday) - Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Canasta (Thur) 2022
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Ellis Island & Statue of Liberty - July 21 - Ellis Island & Statue of Liberty - July 21
Ellis Island & the Statue of Liberty Thursday, July 21 1:30-2:30 p.m., Youth Room Free *Register by July 19.    The Gateway to America was filled with dreams of a better way of life for millions who only wanted little more than an opportunity to escape starvation, tyranny and despair in their homeland. This story is about all of us today and well worth a look-back to our own ancestors making that frightening and unforgettable journey to America. Join us in this special tribute to a priceless landmark. Presented by Joseph Ouellette, Member of the Ellington & CT Historical Societies
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Life's Chronicles - 7/21 Life's Chronicles
Life’s Chronicles Thursdays, June 23, July 21 & August 18 1:30-2:30 p.m. Free *Register by the day before.  Starting in May, Lisa Sharp, Simsbury’s Coordinator of Elderly Outreach Services, will host an interactive program where participants will have the opportunity to share with each other fond memories, life events, and more! Join us as we step back in time and share our Life’s Chronicles. Participants are encouraged to bring personal items and share stories around our monthly theme.  Let’s get together, have some fun, and share our life’s chronicles with others!  Snacks and beverages will provided.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
Friday July 22, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Bridge - Duplicate Bridge 2022 (Fri)
Contract Bridge players meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays; and Duplicate Bridge players meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Fridays. Cost: $1.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Charity Stitchers - Charity Stitchers 2022
This knitting and crochet club meets twice a month to create for those who are in need.Last year the club made scarves, hats and mittens for families in our community.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Setback - Setback 2022
 
Monday July 25, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Hearing Clinic - Hearing Clinic 2022
Connecticut Hearing Center holds appointments at the Senior Center on a monthly basis to clean and service hearing aids and perform general screenings.All services are FREE of charge but you must have an appointment. Call the Senior Center at (860) 658-3273.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Painting Club - Painting Club 2022
Drop in with other enthusiasts in a relaxed environment. Please bring your own materials. Cost: FREE!
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Line Dancing - Beginner Line Dancing (Monday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    BINGO! - 7/25 Bingo
Play BINGO with your Senior Center friends! Prizes for all winners. Please register online @simsburyseniors.com, call (860)658-3273 or email khaberlin@simsbury-ct.gov.
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Tuesday July 26, 2022
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Footcare - Footcare 2022
Registered nurses provide foot care at the Senior Center on the first, third and fourth Tuesdays of the month. During your appointment, they trim and file nails, sand calluses and corns, and give a foot massage. Half-hour appointments run from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM and cost $35, cash or check (made payable to PediCare). Call the Senior Center at (860) 658-3273 to make your appointment.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Intermediate Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Tuesdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Ceramics Class - Ceramics (Tues) - Jul/Aug
Enjoy being creative at our weekly Ceramics class.All skill levels welcome.Instructor:  Gloria Cerniglia
 
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch Cafe (Tuesday)
 
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM    Lunch CAFE (Tuesdays) - Lunch Cafe (Tuesday) 2022
Our Lunch Cafe is served each Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., with soup and sandwiches for $2 each, (cash or check made out to the Town of Simsbury). Eat in or take out!There is no need to register ahead of time; simply pay when you pick up your meal.
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Scrabble (Tues) 2022
 
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Tuesday) Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Cribbage (Tues) 2022
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Bocci - Bocci (Tues) 2022
Join our new Bocci group on Tuesdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m.Beginners are welcome.Bocci Court, South Lawn of Eno HallFree
 
4:15 PM - 7:30 PM    Simsbury Youth Ballet
 
Wednesday July 27, 2022
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM    Perfect Fit - Perfect Fit (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
This 60-minute class is designed to give you a complete workout by giving you low-impact fun and energizing aerobics. Strength training, balance work and floor exercises are also part of this great exercise class for all ages. You will need a mat and weights. (For the Zoom class, common household objects can be used as fitness equipment, such as canned vegetables for weights, and pantyhose or T-shirts for resistance bands.)Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Yoga - Yoga (Wed) - Jul/Aug (Eno & Zoom)
An ancient secret to health and wellness, Yoga is the perfect way to learn how to care for your body from the inside out. These 60-minute sessions are perfect for all levels and ages, and a great balance to your self-care routine. We will work from the ground up combining breathing and relaxation techniques, with postures to lengthen and strengthen your whole body, along with poses focusing on balance. Afterward you will feel recharged and refocused. Please use a mat. Instructor:  Susan Rubenstein 
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM    Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screening - Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Screenings (Wed) 2022
Nurses from the Farmington Valley VNA will be at the Senior Center every Wednesday from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM to check your blood pressure and blood sugar, in the Lower Rotunda.No appointment necessary.
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays)
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Lunch @ Eno (Wednesdays) - 7/27 Lunch @ Eno -Chicken Cordon Bleu, baked sweet potato, peas
All meals, served Wednesday at noon, include bread or rolls, and dessert. Please register by noon on the Friday before and make your payment at that time. Cost: $4 for Simsbury residents 50 and older; $5 for non-residents and Simsbury residents under 50 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dominoes - Dominoes (Wed) 2022
The Senior Center is hosting a weekly game of Dominoes on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Blue Room. Beginners are welcome.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tech Tutoring - Tech Tutoring 2022
The Senior Center offers free one-on-one tutoring with your iPhone or iPad. Topics include changing basic settings such as volume and WiFi, managing your contacts, sending and receiving calls, using voicemail, texting, and email basics. Appointments are 60 minutes and start at 1p.m.Please call the Senior Center at 860-658-3273 for an appointment.
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Book Club - Book Club - Wednesday, July 27
Share your thoughts and opinions on the selected book of the month.Instructor:  Mary Jane Springman
 
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing (Wednesday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM    Simsbury Bridge Club
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals
 
Thursday July 28, 2022
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi - Beginner Thursdays - Jul/Aug
Tai Chi is one of the most effective exercise systems for mental and physical well-being. Emphasis is on breathing and the use of gentle, fluid movements.Tai Chi releases tension, deepens relaxation, improves balance, increases bone density and develops muscle tone. Its gentleness is especially suited for older adults and people who are rehabilitating from an illness or an accident. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes for this 45-minute class.  We offer both beginner- and intermediate-level classes.Instructor:  Ken Zaborowski
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Needlework Group 2022 - Needlework Group 2022
This new group meets once a month.  Bring your needlework projects in to work on in the company of other needlework enthusiasts!
 
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Chair Massage - 7/28 Chair Massage
Book an appointment with Massage Therapist Beverly Harris for a 15- or 30-minute massage of the back, shoulders and neck, and walk away refreshed and relaxed. Cost: 15 minutes for $10, or 30 minutes for $20.Please call the Senior Center for an appointment at 860-658-3272.
 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM    Every Body's Exercise - Every Body's Exercise (Thursday) - Jul/Aug
This 60-minute class combines strength training, cardio and balance exercises for a complete work out. Class can be done either seated or standing.Instructor: Mary Root
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Canasta / Cribbage / Scrabble - Canasta (Thur) 2022
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance
 
Friday July 29, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Bridge - Duplicate Bridge 2022 (Fri)
Contract Bridge players meet from noon to 3 p.m. on Mondays; and Duplicate Bridge players meeting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Fridays. Cost: $1.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Setback - Setback 2022
 
Monday August 1, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Yoga (Culture Parks and Rec)
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Painting Club - Painting Club 2022
Drop in with other enthusiasts in a relaxed environment. Please bring your own materials. Cost: FREE!
 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM    Line Dancing - Beginner Line Dancing (Monday) - Jul/Aug
With great camaraderie and no need for a partner, this 60-minute class is a wonderful way to stay healthy. Regular line dancing may increase flexibility, strength and lung capacity, and lead to an improvement in bone health, balance and coordination. Adding light weights increases the health benefits! (Weights are optional.)  In addition, a 21-year study in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among several forms of exercise studied, only dancing reduced the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia; and it was by a dramatic 76 percent.Instructor:  Mary Root 
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Monday Supper
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Monday Suppers - 8/1 Monday Supper @ Eno
Join us every month for supper at the Senior Center.
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    NAMI Support Group
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    "Our Town, Simsbury" Rehearsals