The Milford Senior Center at 9 Jepson Drive offers a variety of programs, activities and services for Milford residents 55 years of age and older. Effective July 1, 2014, the Milford Council on Aging Board of Directors voted to increase membership dues to $15.00 a year. For members who do not live in Milford, the yearly membership fee will increase to $25.00 a year. Call 203 877-5131 or visit our website milfordctseniorcenter.com Link to Contacts to Program Director Amanda Berry for information.
Night Time Programs: Monday evenings. The Center will be open Monday evenings, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Members can enjoy cards, pool and games. See schedule below.
THE AHRENS PROGRAM
The Ahrens Program provides recreation, nutrition and educational activities for older adults with cognitive impairments. The program also enables caregivers to have several hours of respite while the participant is being supervised by staff members and volunteers. Please contact Rita Whiskeyman, Ahrens Program Coordinator or Christine Lyas, Social Service Worker at 203 877-5131 for details on this program.
MILFORD SENIOR CENTER WEBSITE
Visit our website milfordctseniorcenter.com for complete information on all the Center’s programs and services. Classes at the Milford Senior Center are free; however, donations are accepted and welcomed.
MONDAY August 6, 2018
9:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts
9:30 a.m. Laughter Yoga Group
10L30 a.m. Low Vision August 13
10:30 a.m. Ballroom Aerobics
11:00 a.m. Zumba Gold
1:00 p.m. Bingo, Mahjong, Scrabble
1:00 p.m. Art Class
4:00 Line Dance
6:30 Model Railroad Group
On Mondays, the Senior Center is open until 8:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, August 7, 2018
9:15 a.m. Beginner’s Line Dance Class
9:30 a.m. Stretch, Strengthen and Stabilize
9:30 a.m. Intro to Chess
10:00 a.m. Ceramics Class
10:00 a.m. Gospel Choir
10:30 a.m. Osteoporosis Preventative Exercise Class
11:00 a.m. Literary Lunch Book Club- No meeting this month
1:00 p.m. Club C meeting followed by Bingo
1:00 p.m. Tap Dance Class
1:00 p.m. Quilting Group
4:15 p.m. Yoga Class
WEDNESDAY, August 8, 2018
9:30 a.m. Tai Chi
9:30 a.m. Beading Class
10:30 a.m. Country/Western Line Dance Class
10:30 Tai Chi- Beginner
1:00 p.m. Be Ready When an Emergency Strikes
1:00 p.m. French Class
1:00 p.m. Bingo
1:00 p.m. Wii Bowling
1:00 p.m. Happy hookers Knitting Group
THURSDAY, August 9, 2018
9:05 a.m. Yoga
10:00 a.m. Writers Unlimited August 9 and August 23rd
10:30 a.m. Line Dance Class
10:30 a.m. Qi Gong.
11:00 a.m. Italian Cultural Class1:00 p.m.
1:00 m. Wii Bowling
1:00 p.m. Knitting group
1:00 p.m. Bingo
1:00 p.m. Loving Your Liver- A Gateway to Good Health
FRIDAY, August 10, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. free haircuts- call front desk for an appointment 203 877-5131
9:00 a.m. Ceramics Class
9:30 a.m. Stretch, Move, Connect and Stabilize
9:30 a.m. Meditation (for one hour)- 4th Friday of the month.
10:00 a.m. Creative Writing Class-
10:45 a.m. Let Your Yoga Dance
1:00 p.m. Pickle Ball Easy going play only/beginner’s welcome.
However, on Friday, August 17th, Pickle Ball will begin at 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
The Milford Senior Center is open Sunday at noon till 4:00 p.m. for cards and bingo, billiards and special program events. The pool room is open 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hot dogs are available at $1.50 each.
The Milford Senior Center offers lunch daily, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Monday – Friday. Lunch tickets may be purchased at the lunch window from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Lunch ticket prices: complete dinner- $3.00 includes soup and dinner- Sandwich only $1.25. Soup only $.50. A vegetarian meal is offered: tossed salad or Peanut butter and Jelly sandwich daily for $1.00. Salad of the day is available as a cold plate for only $1.00. All meals include hot coffee or tea, rolls with butter and dessert.
Milford Senior Center hosts emergency preparedness discussion
Whether you are a senior or a relative of a senior, you may want to attend a discussion at the Milford Senior Center relating to the importance of being ready when an emergency strikes. The Center located at 9 Jepson Drive, is hosting a presentation, Wednesday, Aug. 8, at 1 p.m. The importance of not waiting until an emergency strikes before looking into options such as Home Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living and Memory Care. Lance Galassi from A Place for Mom will prepare you for the pros, cons and costs of what is available to you in the local area and beyond.