Senior Center News

Aspects of aging

Join Stay at Home in Wilton on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 3, at Trackside Teen Center for a roundtable panel discussion entitled, The Spiritual, Medical, and Legal Aspects of Aging. This presentation and discussion will feature three leaders in the community addressing issues associated with aging. It is a presentation appropriate for senior citizens as well as the children of senior citizens. It will offer an opportunity for attendees to ask questions regarding the challenges as well as the pleasures of the retirement years.

The discussion will feature pastor and author, the Rev. Shannon White, who will discuss the role of spirituality in the retirement years. Attorney Christine Tenore, an elder law expert from the firm of Eliovson and Tenore, will discuss important legal considerations including wills and advanced directives in health care. Dr. Andrea Peterson, an internist and moderator of Health Talk, will discuss health issues of importance during the retirement years including preventative health care recommendations.

Questions will be encouraged and refreshments will be served. Reservations are recommended; call 203-762-2600. Trackside Teen Center is at 15 Station Road.

Coming events

Friday, Sept. 28 , 10, Feldenkrais with Cathy Paine; 12, Bridge with Eleanor Mihailidis; 1, Intermediate Bridge with Mike Hess.

Monday, Oct. 1, 10:30, Line Dancing with Beatriz Araujo; 12, Movie; 1, Bridge.

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 9:45, BeMoved with Phyllis Hirschfield; 11, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 12, Duplicate Bridge; 12:30; Five Crowns with Nerina Klobas; 12:30, Mah Jongg; 1, Studio Knitting.

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 10, Writers Group; 10, Open Bridge with Mike Hess; 10:30, Tai Chi with Joe Alampi; 12 to 5, Farmer’s Market at the Wilton Historical Society; 1, American Mah Jongg.

Thursday, Oct. 4, 10, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 11:00-12:00 Blood Pressure Screening; 12, Lunch; 12:45, Bingo.