Senior Center News


Right at Home will present a program on genealogy and complimentary lunch Friday, Oct. 27, at the Wilton Senior Center. The genealogy program begins at 11 in the lounge.

Call for reservations at 203-834-6240. Limited enrollment. Right at Home provides care for people who do not need an institutional setting, but still need some assistance to live at home.

Flu clinic

Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will offer flu shots on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 10 to 11, in the senior center lounge.

The cost of flu vaccine is $50, payable by cash or check or it can be billed directly to Medicare Part B, Aetna, Anthem, Connecticare, Harvard Pilgrim, Multi Plan, or Wellcare. High-dose vaccine ($68) is available for those age 65 and over. Please bring your insurance card and wear short sleeves or sleeves that can be easily rolled up.

For more information, call the agency’s Flu Info Line at 203-762-8958, ext. 444 or call 203-762-8958 to speak to a nurse.

Coming events

Friday, Oct. 27 , 10, Feldenkrais with Cathy Paine; 11:30, Introduction to Bridge with Mike Hess begins; 12, Bridge with Eleanor Mihailidis; 1:30, Intermediate Bridge with Mike Hess.

Monday, Oct. 30, 10:30, Line Dancing with Beatriz Araujo; 11:30, Colored Pencils; 1, Encore Bridge.

Tuesday, Oct. 31, 10, Acrylics and Oil with Althea Ericsson; 11, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 12:30, Five Crowns with Nerina Klobas; 1, Studio Knitting; 2, Chair Yoga at Ogden House; 3, Stay at Home in Wilton Halloween Party.

Wednesday, Nov. 1, 9:30, Sewing at Ogden House; 9:30, Watercolor Workshop;10 to 11:30, Flu Clinic by Visiting Nurse and Hospice; 10, Open Bridge with Michael Hess; 10:30, Tai Chi with Joe Alampi; 1, American Mah Jongg.

Thursday, Nov. 2, 10, Beginning Portraiture with Martha Talburt; 10, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 12, Lunch; 12:30, Colored Pencils Portrait; 12:45, Bingo; 1:30, Tools for Caregivers at Ridgefield VNA.