Health Maintenance Clinic

9:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Fridays: November 3rd, November 17th, December 1st, December 15th
9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Get your blood pressure checked and ask the Public Health Nurse questions about your medications. No pre-registration required; just show up.

Edible Gifts for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
12:45-2:15 p.m.
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Make the holidays even sweeter by making your own edible gifts! From whimsical to elegant, learn how to turn sweet and savory recipes into unforgettable presents for family and friends. No experience is necessary. Instructed by Tortissima Bakery owner, Andrea Hemment.

Registration required by December 1st or class is subject to cancellation. $8 materials fee. Register early; space is limited. Make check payable to Newton Senior Center. Write your telephone number on the check. Or pay by credit card (3% convenience fee) by calling 617-796-1670.

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  • Seniors

Memory Cafe: Cornell Coley

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Balance the mind and body and have fun with Afro-Latin drums, bells, and shakers from around the world with master teaching artist Cornell “Sugarfoot” Coley. Generously sponsored by Stone Rehabilitation & Senior Living. Register for a reminder call at 617-796-1660. Free.

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  • Seniors

Memory Cafe:Songs of Stage & Screen

2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

People with forgetfulness and other changes in their thinking, along with their care partners, are invited to meet for this special program. The Memory Café is a welcoming com-munity setting to talk, enjoy light refreshments, and socialize with oth-er people in similar circumstances.

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  • Seniors

Massage Therapy Day

12:30 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Enjoy a full relaxation day from Perfectly Balanced Life! This is more than just a chair massage. You will enjoy aromatherapy, relaxing music, and hot herbal tea. Experience a stress-busting upper-body treatment that releases tension in the shoulders, neck, head and hands. This is a fully clothed massage. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of All at Home Health Care. Register for a 10-minute appointment with the Front Desk at
617-796-1660. Free.

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  • Seniors

Classical Piano Concert

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville\

Archie Richards will perform a classical piano concert that will include music of Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Liszt, and Grieg. Mr. Richards studied piano at the Longy School in Cambridge, MA. He plays concerts throughout New England, mostly in retirement homes. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Wingate at Chestnut Hill. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660.
Free.

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  • Cultural
  • Seniors

New Year’s Lunch

Friday, December 29, 2017
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Let’s “ring in the new year” with Chinese food! We will enjoy all of the classic Chinese dishes, including lo mein, chicken, and fried rice. We’ll also have a “champagne” toast to celebrate the new year. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Space is limited and registration is required; register early. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Meadow Green Rehabilitation & Nursing Center.

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  • Seniors

Annual Holiday Party

Friday, December 22, 2017
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Come to the Newton Senior Center to enjoy some holiday cheer! Steve Rudolph’s Swing Fever Trio will perform some of the most popular songs of the 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s, with special emphasis on holiday music. You’ll hear the music of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, Frank Sinatra, Elvis, and much more. Generously sponsored by All at Home Healthcare.

Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.

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  • Seniors

Home Safety Modifications: Preventing Winter Falls

Friday, December 8, 2017
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

This interactive workshop will review risk factors for falls and how to address them, steps you can take to help prevent winter falls, and easy home modifications to make your home safe year round. Led by Beth Bryant, Injury
Prevention & Outreach Coordinator from Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.

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  • Seniors

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