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 office to update your records, email addresses and emergency contacts.
Monthly Birthday Lunch –Is this your Birthday Month? Please let us know so we can celebrate your special day. Trivia & Cake.
Tuesday, February 26th 11:00am
Sign up by February 19th
Tuesday, March 26th
Sign up by March 19th
Vision Support Group, March 1 - 10:30 am
Please call Caryl to attend 732-329-4000 x7212.
Ted Talks – Wednesdays
Wednesday, February 20th 12:30am– The surprising habits of original thinkers.
Wednesday, March 6th 12:30pm- Is war between China and the US inevitable?
Wednesday, March 20th 10:45am– Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we’ve done. (25 min.)
Bingo tickets in the office $5 card/5 days.
Bingo is $1.00 a day. Come try your luck!
Bingo - Monday, February 25th
Monday, March 11th & 18 th
12:15pm Bingo is $1.00. Purchase Bingo Pass for $5.00 in the office. Can share with a friend.
Special BingoMonday, March 25th 12:15pm
Join us for a free Bingo while we continue to try out our new computerized bingo system. There will be prizes.
Adult Coloring –
Tuesday, Tuesday, March 5th 12:30pm
Enjoy tranquil music, aromatherapy, color, and make a new friends. All materials provided.
Art Lecture with Maurice- Friday, February 15th 12:30pm
Sister Wendy Beckett is a Nun in England, and is an Amazing Art Historian. Part Two of this three part series will take us to the world’s famous museums and tell the history of the art each museum has. Sculpture and Paintings. Sign Up.
FRIENDS Annual Raffle Fundraiser
Friends are selling tickets February 1st – March 13th
at a table in the lobby daily 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Tickets are $1.00 for 1 ticket and $2.00 for 3 tickets. Winner will be drawn at the St. Patty’s Day Party Thursday, March 14th.
**Prize is a George Foreman Grill*
Now We’re Cookin!!!-
Thursday, February 21st 12:15pm
Join us for a FREE cooking demo given by our friends at Right At Home Health Service. Right at Home is a leader in the in-home senior care industry. Their trained caregivers provide quality in-home care for seniors and disabled adults who need some assistance to maintain their independence.
Education Fair- Monday, March 4th 11:00am – 1:30pm
The Senior Center will be hosting a panel of professionals who will discuss various areas of health care. Answers to the frequently asked questions plagueing today’s senior population. Vendor displays with information packets.
Coloring for Adults- Tuesday, March 5th 12:30pm Enjoy tranquil music, color, and make a new friends. All materials provided. Free.
The Art Lee Project – Tuesday, March 12th 12:30pm Spring themed crafts. All materials provided. Sign up.
St. Patty’s Day Celebration- Thursday, March 14th
11:15am St. Patty’s Day Themed Lunch ($2.25 for lunch)
12:15pm Music Renderings by Joe Grillo!!! WEAR GREEN
1:15pm Winner of FRIENDS fundraiser will be called.
Friends 50/50 Sign Up By March 7th
Musicals of the 1960’s- Thurs., March 21st 12:15pm
Travel back in time when roadshow movies were all the rage in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s. Includes discussions and scenes from “ West Side Story”, “The Bells are Ringing”, and so many more. Sign up.
Making Medical Decisions for Others- Monday, March 4th 12:30pm. Are you prepared to make medical decisions for an elderly parent or someone with cognitive impairment or dementia? Join David Barile, MD, board certified in geriatric medicine to learn what you need to know to make informed decisions for your loved ones.
Fall Prevention- Thursday, March 14th 10:30am
Each year, one in three people over the age of 60 experience a fall. Many of these accidents can be prevented with the right exercises and some simple changes in your habits and environment. Join Vaani Pillai, PT, DPT, physical therapist to learn about balance, fall risks, and the role of physical therapy and exercise in overall wellness, balance and fall prevention.
Call (609)497-2230 or visit their desk to register for health lectures
Crossroads Middle School South International Night- Thurs., March 21st 7:00pm Students and their families showcase their cultures, talents and ethnic foods in this festival of diversity and blending of community. Please join us for this fantastic event! Transportation on own. Sign up by March 14th.
So. Brunswick Student Art Gallery Thursday, April 4th 10:30am
We are invited to a special “Seniors Only” viewing of our District’s 15th Annual Student Art Gallery. FREE. Transportation provided and back at the center at 11:30am. Sign up by March 28th
AARP Driver Safety Class- Friday, April 5th 9:00am–3:00pm
$15 AARP members $20 non members. Discounts for insurance. Checks only, payable to AARP. Sign Up by March 29th
Art Class– March 18th – May 6th
Mondays 1:00pm - 3:00pm Artists of all levels welcomed. Students learn to utilize a variety of materials, techniques & concepts. Bring own supplies. 8 wks $48
Monday, March 4th 10:00am – 11:30am Handcrafted jewelry using beautiful high quality beads. March’s project is a Necklace. Cost: $8 Sign Up
March 11th – April 29th Mondays
9:45am Sign Language 101- Basics of American Sign Language.
10:45am Conversational Sign Language- Intermediate Level
Monday, March 25th 12:15pm FREE
Come try the new automated system today!
Mon. March 11th & 18th $1.00 per day
Tuesday, March 26th--11am Sign up
So. Brunswick We’ve Got You Covered!
2 NEW Fun & Trendy Fitness Classes
(Medicals MUST be on file)
Experience a Bollywood-inspired cardio fitness program that combines exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. BollyX utilizes interval training techniques that not only tones your entire body & burns calories. Class will be begin Mondays 12:30pm in May!!
FREE! DEMO Thurs. March 21st 12:30 (medicals still needed)
A combination of cardio and strength class with constant simulated drumming using drumsticks (provided). Fun, high energy & exhilarating. Chair and Standing. Limited space available. Class begins Thursdays 12:30pm in May!
DON’T FORGET THESE GREAT CLASSES, SIGN UP NOW!!
Pilates- Tuesdays 9:15am Starts In March! Tone & Firm, Strengthen your core! Try Pilates! *Bring your own Pilates ball!
Tap- Tuesdays 1:30pm Starts in March! Good for the mind, body, and lots of fun! * Bring Tap shoes!
Yogasize- Fridays 12:15pm Starts in March! For those who can’t get on the floor to do a traditional mat yoga class, this class offers many wonderful health benefits.
Zumba- Fridays 1:15pm Zumba is dance & aerobic movements performed to energetic music. The choreography incorporates hip-hop, samba, salsa, merengue and mambo.
Art Lecture with Maurice- Friday, March 15th 12:30pm
Part Three of this Sister Wendy Beckett series will take us to the world’s famous museums and tell the history of the art each museum has. Sculptures and Paintings. Sign Up.
Monthly Bereavement Group: Monday, March 18th 10:45am Anyone who has suffered the loss of a spouse or partner
is welcome to attend the monthly bereavement group. Questions? Please call Caryl 732 329-4000 x 7212
Calling All Seniors...We Need Your Help!
We are seeking senior volunteers interested in taking a leadership role in running a program or two to accommodate requests for an afternoon program.
The following activities have been dropped in our suggestion box: Name That Tune * Word Games/ Brain Teasers * Board Games * Culture Club * Play Reading * Streaming of History/ Travel Channel.
Time Slot: Monday Afternoons 2:00pm – 2:45pm
If you are interested please call Jill at ext. 7675
Free AARP Tax Preparation 10:30am – 3:30pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays * At the South Brunswick Library
March Dates: 14, 19, 21, 26, 28
April Dates: 2, 4, 9, 11
Appointments made online only at www.southbrunswicknj.gov
**AARP TAX link on website**
Inclement Weather Notice - Learn about weather related delays and closings, programs & class changes/cancellations, by calling the weather hotline at 732-329-4000 ext. 7670 starting at 7:30am. This message is updated regularly throughout the day. Join the email loop for updates as well.
NJ Transit Tickets – Reduced Fare Coupon Book
If you are 62+ you are eligible to receive 50% off your NJ Transit bus or train tickets! Show a government issued ID to apply for the NJ Transit card. See Christine in the office for an application and more info.
Free Blood Pressure Screening
Tuesday, February 19th 10am-Noon
Tuesday, March 19th 10am-Noon
No Appointment needed just drop in.
Gotti- Tuesday, February 26th 12:30pm - 2:15pm
The story of John Gotti, who became leader of the infamous Gambino crime family while also trying to foster a relationship with his son John Gotti Jr. R
Bollywood Movie- “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai”- 10:15am- 1:30pm
Friday, February 22nd Love found, Love lost… When life happens, Love conquers all.
A Star is Born(2018)- Thurs., March 7th 12:30pm
An update of the classic rise and fall fable about the perils of hitting the big time in show business. 2h 15m R
Boy Erased- Tuesday, March 26th 12:30pm – 2:25pm
A young man is sent to gay conversion camp by his religious parents after he is ‘outed’ by his college crush. R
Bollywood Movie- “Veer-Zaara”- Fri., March 22nd 10:00am
A saga of love, separation, courage and sacrifice. 3h 16m
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.
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!