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Presentations & Special Events
Understanding the Aging Brain. Wednesday June 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM
The brain, like the rest of our bodily organs, ages over time. Some people may develop brain aging diseases that abnormally affect memory, cognition and functioning. People affected by brain aging diseases may exhibit symptoms that interfere with daily life. In this presentation we will discuss different diseases that impact the brain, how those diseases can impact day-to-day life and talk about some resources that are available for support and guidance. Please sign-up at the front desk or call 603-624-6533 to reserve your seat. Sponsored by Home Instead.
Disrupt Aging. Thursday June 13, 2019 at 1:00 PM
Disrupt Aging is a call to shape the future of aging. We do this by challenging outdated beliefs about what it means to age and sparking new solutions so we can all choose how we live as we age. Please sign-up at the front desk or call 624-6533 to reserve your spot. Sponsored by AARP.
Medicare Age in Seminar. Friday June 21, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Are you or someone you know turning 65 soon? If so, come hear everything you need to know about Medicare and options to supplement or compliment Medicare benefits. Learn how to avoid Medicare penalties and the many options available to you through Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Anthem has new plans available that include dental, vision, transportation, hearing aides and more. Find out if you qualify for a zero premium. Please sign-up at the front desk or call 603-624-6533 to reserve your seat. Sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield.
Diabetic Shoe Clinic. 1st Thursday of each month. 9:30 AM. Must make appointment.
Are you diabetic? Did you know that one of your Medicare benefits includes a FREE pair of shoes and inserts every year? Call Leanne at 828-6762 to schedule an appointment for your fitting. Sponsored by Pro Medical East.
FREE Hearing Screenings
Every month Chris is here to perform FREE hearing screenings, clean your hearing aid(s), perform minor repairs and answer any questions that you may have regarding hearing aids, etc. Chris is also able to get batteries for your devices at an affordable price. Check with him before purchasing your batteries at a local department store. Please sign-up at the front desk or call 603-624-6533 to reserve your spot. Sponsored by Affordable Hearing.
VNA Foot Clinic.
The Registered Nurses from the Visiting Nurses Association of Manchester & Southern NH are here every month to help with your foot needs. Foot Care Clinics help to maintain healthy feet that allow us to be active, reduce the risk of falls and decrease complications of diabetes and poor circulation. For a fee of $30.00, the foot clinic services includes a foot soak, trim and file nails, assessment of general foot health, foot care education and a referral to physicians when necessary. Diabetic patients who take anticoagulants or have PVD (Peripheral Vascular Disease) must have a note from their physician before services are provided. You MUST be a member of the William B Cashin Senior Center prior to receiving this service. To become a member of the Senior Center just stop by Monday-Friday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM to fill out a membership card and show proof of address. All members must contact the VNA directly to schedule their appointments at 622--3781. Sponsored by the VNA of Manchester and Southern NH.
FREE 6 Week Posture Workshop by CPTE. Mondays and Wednesdays beginning May 6, 2019 at 11:45 AM
Good Posture for Good Health. Correct posture is more important to our health than we realize. In this class, we will train our bodies to find our best posture through exercises, and help our bodies maintain good posture. The class will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:45 AM to 12:15 PM. Instructed by Fred Daniels, Exercise Specialist at Center for Physical Therapy and Exercise. Please sign-up at front desk or call 624-6533 to reserve your spot. Sponsored by Center for Physical Therapy and Exercise.
New to Medicare Workshop. Monday June 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM
What happens after you go to Social Security to apply for and begin receiving Medicare benefits? What else needs to be done? Where do you go? All these questions and more can be answered by a qualified Medicare Coordinator who will be available to answer your questions and guide you through the intricate ins and outs. Call ServiceLink at 644-2240 to reserve your place. Sponsored by ServiceLink.
Acrylic Painting Class. Fridays at 9:30 AM $10.00 per class.
Join local artist, Anthony Williams for some instruction in painting Friday mornings. All levels and abilities welcome. Anthony is happy to help build your skills and create masterpieces. All supplies are provided for this 2 hour class.
FREE - Computer Classes
Computer classes are scheduled throughout the month. One-on-one support is available. Stop by the front desk to register for this FREE service or give us a call at 603-624-6533.
Bridge. Mondays and Thursdays at 12:00 PM
The Bridge group is looking for some more players. If you are interested in playing please join us in playing the game on Mondays and Thursdays at 12:00 PM.
Movie Matinee at the Senior Center. Thursday June 20, 2019 at 2:00 PM - $5.00
Come join us for an afternoon movie! Sign-up at the front desk and vote for your favorite movie choice. Cost is $5.00 and includes hotdogs, popcorn, candy and soda. Please sign-up at least 1 week prior to showing of movie.
If you are interested in using our Fitness Room then please sign-up for an orientation at the front desk. Only members who have completed an orientation with Mark who is a Certified Fitness Trainer will be allowed admittance to the fitness room for equipment use. There will be a monthly donation of $5.00 for use of this room along with a special fitness card for each member who has successfully completed their fitness orientation. Fitness room hours are now expanded to Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM and Tuesday and Thursday 12:00 to 4:00 PM. For more information please stop by the front desk or call 624-6533.
Please sign-in when entering the Senior Center Activity Center. This is a requirement to attend. We can not stress enough the importance of signing in. In the event of an emergency Senior Center staff needs to know who is in the building at all times. Staff will be monitoring and visiting activities on a regular basis.
Summer Fun in Manchester.
Are you looking for something different to do this summer? Take a few minutes and check out our Summer Fun in Manchester binder that is located at the front desk. We have put together a list of concerts in the park, baseball schedule, and a variety of activities for adults and children alike. Plan to take in something new during the summer and enjoy a variety of activities with friends and family. Summer Fun in Manchester binder will be available after May 1, 2018 at the front desk.
Senior Center Community Cookbook. Cost $5.00
Pick up your copy at the Senior Center for $5.00 today! The recepies in this book were donated by our Senior Center members and staff along with other City of Manchester employees.
Are You Dressing Properly for the Season?
The warm weather is upon us. Please make sure to dress accordingly. The building is approximately 15,000 square feet keeping the temperatures regulated in such a huge building can be difficult. To stay comfortable keep yourself hydrated, and wear light layers rather than polyester or heavy fabrics.
Senior Center Art Show. September 12, 2019
Calling all artist, the Cashin Senior Center will be hosting an art show for members and volunteers to participate in on September 12, 2019. Stay tuned for more information to follow.
Day & Overnight Travel
Take advantage of some of the exciting trips with New England Coach for day or overnight trips. Make sure to call the number below at 603-895-3000 or Toll Free at 1-866-560-1919 to reserve your spot on these trips. You may also look at their website at www.newenglandcoach.com. Make sure to tell them that you are a member of the William B Cashin Senior Center. Sponsored by New England Coach.