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Senior Living calendar - Nov. 14 -21

Posted: November 21, 2011 1:30 a.m.
Updated: November 21, 2011 1:30 a.m.
 

 Senior lunch menu
Available Monday through Friday at the SCV Senior Center in Newhall. Meals are also available when you call one day ahead at Bouquet Canyon Seniors, Monday through Friday, (661) 513-9479, and available Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at the Masonic Lodge in Friendly Valley (661) 299-4595.
Monday —  Barbecue pork riblet sandwich
Tuesday — Dijon chicken
Wednesday — Krabby cake or knockwurst
Thursday — Center closed
Friday — Center closed
Note: Menu is subject to change.

Activities
The SCV Senior Center is located at 22900 Market St., Newhall. For a detailed monthly calendar, call the center at (661) 259-9444. All the following activities will occur at the SCV Senior Center, 1 p.m., in rooms A1-A2 unless otherwise indicated.
Nov. 30: Roshni Jain, research scientist at Boston Scientific Neuromodulation (Valencia), will present “Newest Treatments for Advanced Parkinson’s Disease and Chronic Back Pain.”
Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m., blood-pressure checks held, Activity Room 6

Issues in Aging workshop series
College of the Canyons, Valencia Campus-Fall 2011
Tuesday 6 - 7:30 p.m., Nov. 8-Dec 13, $15
A series of workshops to help seniors and adult children with decisions and issues unique to aging: elder care, changing residence, health, financial planning, and end of life planning. Info: (661) 362-3300.

Free spine education program
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital’s free Spine Education Program offers valuable information on how you can take better care of your spine, including lifestyle changes that may help with pain management and prevent future injuries. Classes meet 5 to 6 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at Henry Mayo’s Ambulatory Care Center, 25751 McBean Parkway, #310, Valencia. Seating is limited. Info: (661) 253-8959.

AARP driver safety program
Qualifies participants 55 and over for three year automobile insurance credit. AARP Members, $12, nonmembers $14. 1-5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 18 and 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 19. SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall. Info: (661) 259-9444.

Free spine education program
Learn how to take better care of your spine, including lifestyle changes that may help with pain management and prevent future injuries, classes meet the second Wednesday of each month, 5-6 p.m., Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Outpatient Therapy Services Ambulatory Care Center, 25751 McBean Parkway, Suite 310, Valencia. Info: (661) 253-8959.

Community dance
Third Friday of every month, 7:30-10 p.m.

Fibromyalgia support group
Support group meeting second Saturday of every month, 10:30-noon. Info: (661) 270-1961 or harmnyz@msn.com.
Senior Orchestra seeks players
Bring your instrument and join the fun, all instruments and skill levels welcome, 3:15 p.m. Mondays, Bouquet Canyon Senior Apartments, multipurpose room, 26705 Bouquet Canyon, Saugus. Info: (661) 298-9553 or (661) 296-4977.

Educational and technical training
Archaeology & Anthropology: Tuesday, 9:30-11 a.m., Instructor Scott McAfee
Computer Training (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced in Windows and Mac): Call the Center for Information.
Computer Training for the Visually Impaired: Monday, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday, 12-2 p.m.
Ham Radio: Tuesday, 1-2 p.m.

Functional Fitness
At 8:30 a.m. M-W-F, we’re movin’ and groovin’, steppin’ and sweatin’ to the beat with ACE Certified Exercise Specialist Linda Bennett.We’re the new and improved “middle age” 50-plus active adults.
The program encompasses functional fitness — moves are designed to simulate ADLs (activities of daily living), and sports moves like golf, tennis, and skiing. We do cardiovascular training, muscle and bone building, core stabilization and spatial awareness for balance — all within one hour.
If you’re not quite ready for the fast and furious fitness, at 9:45 a.m. there is a great 30-minute chair class that will suit you. Call the Senior Center at (661) 259-9444, or Linda Bennett at (661) 993-3969.

Food for the Soul
Put smiles on the faces and warm the hearts of homebound seniors when you become a home-delivered meal driver. Become a part of our volunteer team to ensure that no senior goes without a meal. Help is desperately needed for as little as two and one-half hours one day a week or even one day a month (Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.). Vehicles provided. Contact the SCV Senior Center: (661) 259-9444.

Recreation and Leisure
Bridge: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 9 a.m.
Canasta: Monday, 1-4 p.m.
Duplicate Bridge: Tuesday, 6:45-10 p.m.
Food Bingo: Friday, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Swing Jazz Club: fourth Sunday of every month, 1:30-5 p.m.

Senior cinema
Second Wednesday of the month, 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the dining room, $1 donation, 25-cent popcorn, drawing for prizes.

Personal development
Creative Writing: Tuesday 1 p.m.
Live, Love & Laugh Social Group: Friday 1 p.m. Explore the lighter side of life.

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