Senior Center Calendar of Events for August 2013

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August Calendar of EventsCoventry Senior Center

50 Wood St. (401) 822-9175

Aug. 6 – Caregivers support group; 6:30p.m.

Aug. 8 — Bible study with the Rev. Gary Babcock from the Church of Christ; 10 a.m.

Aug. 8 – Register with state Department of Health if you need assistance during emergencies; 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Aug. 18 – Luau theme gathering; 11 a.m.; entertainment by Susan McLeod; $3; reservations due by Aug. 9.

Aug. 23 – Monthly breakfast; 7:30-9 a.m.; $3.

Aug. 28 – Presentation on benefits of captioned telephones for people with hearing problems; 11 a.m.

Aug. 28 – Legal advice from R.I. Center for Law and Public Policy; call the senior center for an appointment.

Cranston Senior Services

1070 Cranston St. (401) 780-6000

Aug. 2 — Parkinson’s disease support group; 10 a.m.

Aug. 6 — CCAP oral screening; 9-11 a.m.

Aug. 7 — Diabetes support group; 10 a.m.

Aug. 7 — Garden Club; 10 a.m.

Aug. 7 – Reflexology; $20 per 30 minutes; call (401) 780-6215 for appointment.

Aug. 9 — Bereavement support group; 9:30 a.m.

Aug. 14 — Health Check: Aging with Dignity; 10 a.m.

Aug. 19 — Caregivers support group; 3:30 p.m.

Aug. 21 — Health Check: Secrets of Positive Aging; 10 a.m.

Aug. 21 — Reflexology; $20 per 30 minutes; call (401) 780-6215 for appointment.

Aug. 28 — Health Check: “I’m not Ready…When is Ready?” 10 a.m.

Leon A. Mathieu Senior Center

420 Main St., Pawtucket (401) 728-7582

Aug. 2 – Art appreciation program with artist Toba; 1-3 p.m.

Aug. 9 – Beltone presents “Ten Signs of Hearing Loss;” ice cream social; 1-3 p.m.

Aug. 16 – Rhode Island Public Transit Authority to issue bus passes; monthly birthday celebrations; 1-3 p.m.

Aug. 23 – Annual picnic; noon; register and obtain tickets on third floor by Aug. 16.

Lincoln Senior Center

150 Jenckes Hill Road (401) 753-7000

Aug. 1 — Grandparent/grandchild movie day; 1 p.m.

Aug. 6 — Twin River after lunch.

Aug. 16 — Vito Saritelli Orchestra; 1:30 p.m.

Aug. 20 — Bill Mitchell concert; 11 a.m.

Aug. 22 — Movie and popcorn 1 p.m.

Aug. 29 — Trip to Newport Playhouse; bus leaves at 10 a.m.

Rev. Gordon N. Larson Senior Center

25 South Main St., Attleboro (508) 223-2235

Aug. 6 – Tickets go on sale at 9 a.m. for Picnic in the Park slated for Aug. 23 from 10:30 a.m.-1p.m. at the Elks Lodge; cost is $1 per ticket and limit is four per person.

Aug. 16 – Free consultations with South Coastal Counties Legal Services; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; call the senior center for an appointment.

Aug. 21 — Hearing screenings, checks and cleaning of hearing instruments and minor repairs by Mass Audiology Personal Hearing Systems; 10 a.m.-noon.

Aug. 22 – Diabetic footwear clinic; 9:30 a.m.; call for appointment; bring Medicare and supplemental insurance cards, personal information and primary care doctor’s name, address and phone number.

Aug. 27 – Red Hat Society meeting; 9 a.m.

Aug. 28 – Health screenings; 8:30-10 a.m.; $5 for basic cholesterol; 50 cents for diabetes; no charge for blood pressure.

Warren Senior Center

20 Libby Lane (401) 247-1930

Aug. 1 – Start of farmers markets on the grounds of the center every Thursday through September; 4-7 p.m.

Aug. 7 — French meat pie luncheon; 11:30 a.m.; $3 suggested donation.

Aug. 8 – Brunch, featuring French toast, scrambled eggs; $3 suggested donation: 11:30 a.m.

Aug. 13 — Blood pressure checks; 9:15-10:15 a.m.

Aug. 13 — Newport Playhouse’s lobster-fest; 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Aug. 14 — SNAP appointments available with Eastbay Community Action’s Karen Emmes.

Aug. 15 — Birthday celebration luncheon; 11:30 a.m.; $3 suggested donation.

Aug. 15 – Movie presentation; 1 p.m.; refreshments to follow.

Aug. 22 — Pot roast luncheon; 11:30 a.m.; $3 suggested donation.

Aug. 23 – Cookout, with hotdogs, hamburgers, baked beans, coleslaw and watermelon; 11:30 a.m.; $3 suggested donation.

Woonsocket Senior Center

84 Social St.  (401) 766-3734

Aug. 1 – Entertainment by Robert Black; 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 6 – Program on macular degeneration; 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 8 – Entertainment by Vini Ames; 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 9 – Stadium Theatre musical performance; 11 a.m.

Aug. 13 – Indoor farmers market; 10 a.m.-noon.

Aug. 15 – Entertainment by Russ Morency; 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 20 – Hearing screenings; 9-11 a.m.

Aug. 22 – Entertainment by Bud Pistacchio; 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 26 – Veterans Affairs appointments; 9-11 a.m.

Aug. 29 – Entertainment by Dave Valerio; 10:30 a.m.

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