Senior Center News: Nov. 25

Medicare Part D

Ellen Abend, a Choices volunteer, continues to be in the social services office every Thursday from 10 to 1 to help seniors review their Medicare Part D plan. She will be there during the enrollment period, which ends Dec. 7. Call 203-834-6238 for an appointment.

Photo book workshop

The photo book workshop, to help you organize all your photos, meets Friday, Dec. 4 and 11, from 10 to noon in the Senior Center Technology Room.

Get help scanning your photos into a computer. In just two mornings, you can have a beautiful book of memories for yourself or those on your holiday gift list.

Fee: $45.  (Actual price of the book you select is payable to the instructor.) Registration required; call 203-834-6240.

Survive the holidays

Denise O’Hearn presents Holiday Survival Tools: How to Stay Calm, Balanced and Healthy This Season with a special yoga program on Tuesday, Dec. 8, from 9 to 10:30, in the dance studio at Comstock Community Center. We will do gentle yoga postures and breathing techniques that can help keep your digestive system running smoothly. We will rest deeply in supported restorative yoga postures and practice simple techniques to help focus the mind, so that you will leave feeling more relaxed, refreshed and joyful.

The fee is $25. Call 203-210-5780 or email for info and to register.

Holiday luncheon

The Parks and Recreation Luncheon will take place on Friday, Dec. 4, from noon to 1:30, at the Comstock Community Center. The cost is $5.  Reservations:  203-834-6234.

Coming events

For the week of Nov. 27:

Friday, Nov. 27, Senior Center closed.

Monday, Nov. 30, 10:30, Line Dance Fusion with Beatriz Ajauro; 1, Bridge.

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 10, Oil and Acrylics with Althea Ericcson; 11, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 12, Garden Club Lunch and Activity;  12:30, Five Crowns with Nerina Klobas; 1, Introduction to Bridge; 2, Chair Yoga at Ogden House.

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 9:30, Sewing at Ogden House; 10, Comstock Writers with Magdalen Livesy; 10, Open Bridge with Dan DeVlieg; 10:30, Tai Chi with Joe Alampi; 1, Mah Jongg.

Thursday, Dec. 3, 9, Enhance Fitness with Leslie Hinshaw; 10, Drawing with Martha Talburt; 10, Yoga with Denise O’Hearn; 10 to 1, Medicare Enrollment with Ellen Abend; 11 to 12, Blood Pressure Screening; 12, Bingo; 12:30, Portraiture with Martha Talburt.

In the course of the renovation project, individual rooms in the senior center and social services wing of the building may, from time to time, become unavailable for public use. All senior programs and the room assignments will be posted at or on the entrance doors.  We appreciate your understanding and patience.