AARP Safe Driving Course, Friday, April 28 @ 9:00am to 3:00pm. One day course. Learn the current rules of the road and defensive driving techniques. Learn how to manage age related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time. You may be eligible to receive an insurance discount upon course completion. Cost - $15.00 for AARP members, $20.00 for non-AARP members. CHECK payable to AARP (NO CASH), lunch break at 11:30. Sign-up in office by April 14.
UPDATE Your Photo & Medical Records – If your picture has not been taken within the last five years and/or if your medical forms are more than 2 years old, please stop by the main office so that we can update your records. Please update email addresses and emergency contacts too!
Vision Support Group, Friday, March 3 @10:30am, Aud. 1
See Caryl for more information.
Ted Talks – Wednesdays
March 15 @ 12:30pm – ‘Alzheimer’s is not normal aging and we can cure it’
March 22 @ 10:45am – ‘The sibling bond’
March 29 @ 12:30pm – ‘Why some people are more altruistic than others’
Thursdays, March 9 & 30 at 12:30pm Leading Ladies (March 9) – Grace Kelly and Joan Crawford, Leading Men (March 30) – Robert Mitchum and William Holden. These DVD stories include candid interviews and rare behind-the-scene glimpses. Discussion to follow with Wanda.
Jeopardy Challenge –
on topics such as geography, science, entertainment, movies & film, plus more! Lots of fun and laughs!
Monthly Birthday Lunch –
Tuesday, February 28 @ 11:00am, Cheers. Is this your birthday month? Trivia and cake! Sign up by January 10.
Tuesday, March 28 @ 11:00am
Is this your birthday month? Trivia and cake! Sign up by March 14.
Terracycle Fundraiser – Please collect the following items and drop them off at the main office…Chip bags (all brands and sizes) and/or any Brita products (filters, filter wrappers, pitchers, bottles, and dispensers).
10:00am – 3:30pm
1) Go to www.southbrunswicknj.gov and click on taxes.
2) Make your appointment ONLINE only.
3) Easy to follow instructions – just click on the day and time you want your appointment!
4) You may call (732) 329-4000 x 7670 for questions only.
Day with the Characters
Wednesday, March 1 @ 10:00am – Noon. Spring musical performance (TBD), at Crossroads South. Details in our February newsletter (available January 10).
March 16 at 6:00pm at Crossroads North. Sample ethnic food and enjoy a cultural show. Register at office by March 2. Must have own transportation.
Annual Student Art Gallery
Thurs. March 23 at 10:30 am. DON’T MISS THIS EVENT! The entire SBHS gym will be converted to an ART GALLERY filled from floor to ceiling with artwork! Watercolor, acrylic, papier-mâché, digital art, clay, pottery, jewelry, plus other art mediums. Special spring musical performance! Transportation will be provided for bus riders & return to center at 11:30am. Senior only show! Sign up at office by March 9.
International Night: Showcase of Student Talent,
Thursday, March 30, 6:00-8:30pm, at SB High School.
Dessert sampling & show. Register in the office by March 16.
Must have own transportation.
George Street Playhouse Discount Tickets
Discount tickets are available to all SB Senior Center members and up to one guest, by calling Jaci D’Ulisse, (732) 846-2895 ext. 134. Shows at 8:00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays, are $16 per ticket, versus the regular $32 group rate. New performance Daddy Long Legs, (Nov. 29 – Dec. 24), a heartwarming musical.
American Son (Feb.7 through Feb. 26)---a high charged drama.
New Website Learn about our programs and what is going on in our senior center. Print out our newest newsletter, membership forms, volunteer forms, and more. Visit www.southbrunswicknj.gov (Click on Departments, then Senior Center.)
Facebook – See our latest pictures and post or share information with your friends on this closed group. Search for the “South Brunswick Office on Aging” on Facebook.
Inclement Weather Notice - Learn about weather related senior center opening times, programs, class changes/cancellations, by calling 732-329-4000 ext. 7670, starting at 7:30am. This message is updated regularly throughout the day. Get on our “senior center” email loop and we will email you weather related changes as soon as it becomes available. See the senior center office to make sure your email address is up to date.
Donations – We graciously accept monetary donations (strictly designated for senior center use). Checks payable to the SB Senior Center. “Tribute Cards” are still available ($15). Reminder: All donations are tax deductible-there is still time to make your year end donation to the center. Your support is appreciated!
BOLLYWOOD Movie – Tuesday March 14, 12:30pm. TBA
St. Patrick’s Day Movie
Thursday, March 16 at 12:30pm, Aud 1. Join us for the film “In Bruges”, one of the top rated St. Patrick’s day films.
Manchester by The Sea – Tuesday, March 28, 12:30pm
(R – 2:15, Drama) After the death of his older brother, Lee Chandler is shocked that he is the sole guardian of his nephew, Patrick. Taking leave of his job, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea and is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife and his community. Starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams.