Parkinson's Support Group

10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

People with Parkinson’s Disease,   caregivers and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders.

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  • Seniors

Parkinson’s Support Group

10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

People with Parkinson’s Disease,   caregivers and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders.

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  • Seniors

Movie: Maggie’s Plan

1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Although Maggie may not be able to sustain a romantic relationship, she has the rest of her life figured out. But just when she's ready to roll with her plan to have a spermdonor baby, Maggie meets the man of her dreams. Starring Greta Gerwig and Julianne Moore. 2016. R. 99 mins.

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  • Seniors

Movie: A Hologram for the King

1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, U.S. businessman Alan Clay tries to reverse his fortunes by landing a lucrative contract in Saudi Arabia. As Alan attempts to navigate his way through an unfamiliar culture, he unexpectedly finds romance. Starring Tom Hanks. 2016. R. 97 mins.

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  • Seniors

Movie: Wild Oats

1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Eva, a widow and retired history teacher, enjoys a quiet life. Everything changes when she receives a life insurance check accidentally made out for $5,000,000 instead of the expected $50,000. Starring Shirley MacLaine and Jessica Lange. 2016. PG-13. 91 mins.

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  • Seniors

Movie: Hail, Ceasar!

1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

In 1950s Hollywood,  Eddie Mannix labors behind the scenes to "fix" the indiscretions committed by a major film studio's marquee stars. But Eddie has his work cut out when some angry scriptwriters abduct a screen idol from a movie set. Starring Josh Brolin and George Clooney. 2016.  PG-13. 106 mins.

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  • Seniors

Memory Cafe: Boom or Bust

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

Doug Schmolze, singer and guitarist with a unique flair, will present “Boom or Bust.” This show explores vintage songs from the “jazz age” 1920’s (Boom) and the 1930’s (Bust). A Power-Point presentation provides images to accompany each song or lyrics, enabling the audience to join in on some classic sing-a-longs from the era. Register at 617-796-1660. Free, thanks to the generous  sponsorship of the Falls at Cordingly Dam.

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  • Cultural
  • Seniors

Memory Cafes

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 community setting to talk, enjoy light refreshments and socialize with other people in similar circumstances.  Engage in simple movement and stories in a process called InterPlay, engaging folks with a playful variety of sounds and activities. Anybody can participate! The program is interactive and includes generous doses of affirmation and joy.

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  • Seniors

Coloring Drop-In

1:30 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Express your “color creativity!” All materials are included. No  reregistration required. Free  (re-scheduled from Patriot's Day)

 

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  • Seniors

Coloring Drop-In

1:30 pm-3:90 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Express your “color creativity!” All materials are included. No  reregistration required. Free

Categories: 

  • Seniors

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