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Upcoming Events

November~

Memory Cafe
November 4th from 4-6 pm at the Senior Center
What is it? Please note this is not a support group, drop-off, or respite program. A caregiver must accompany participants who require personal assistance. There is no cost for this gathering but an RSVP is appreciated at 781- 438-1157.

Zentangle
Mondays Nov 4th, 18th, 25th
Zentangle is a simple drawing style using structured patterns. No drawing skills required. Come to one or all classes. It’s fun, inspirational, creative and enhances relaxation and focus. Class presented by a certified Zentangle teacher, Susan McFarlane. Check out zentangle.com to see examples and learn more. $10/class or three/$25, all materials supplied. Please sign up!

Free Blood Pressure Clinic
11/4 10-11 Stoneham Board of Health
11/21 11:30-12:30 Additional Care

Art Matters: Symbolism and Expressionism
Tues, November 5 at 1 pm
Influenced by Gauguin and Van Gogh, these two movements blossomed in the early 20th century. They were to stress personal expression and pushed the envelope of artistic self-expression to greater levels of joy, angst, and controversy. Join us to see powerful images from artists Munch, Klimt, and Beckmann, among others, as they take us on a visual journey (not for the squeamish), to explore our most inner fears and desires …if you have the nerve

Parkinson’s Support Group-Stoneham
November 5th at 1 pm
This peer-led Parkinson’s Disease Support Group meets on the first Tuesday of each month.

Help me with this E-thing
November 6th from 1:05-1:55 pm
St. Patricks middle school students will find answers to your questions on electronic devices at Our Lady of Providence Hall 71 Central St. You do not have to have your own device. Register for this free program!

Nutrition 
November 6th at 11 am
Candace Quigley, Registered Dietician, with Mystic Valley Elder Services will host a presentation, “What’s in a Name?” Are you one who checks the nutrition facts labels? We will take a close look at the new labels to see what remains the same and what info has changed!

Caregiver Support Group
November 7th and 21st at 10 am

Are you caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or related dementia? Join us at the Center for Education and Support with Kathy Learned of Mystic Valley Elder Services. This program will run on the first & third Thursday of every month at the Senior Center.

Movie and Pizza
Every Thursday 12:30 pm, $2
Enjoy pizza and a movie at the Senior Center! Special thanks to Andrea’s House of Pizza for their generous weekly donation.

Movies
11/7 Pink Panther(Comedy/ Mystery) Bumbling antics of Inspector Clouseau
11/14 Lincoln (Drama/History) Lincoln fights to abolish slavery
11/21 Mall Cop (Comedy) Paul Blart unwittingly saves the day when the mall goes on lockdown
11/28 Get Smart (Comedy) Inept Maxwell Smart and agent 99 return!

Timeless Trivia
November 12th and 26th at 1:30 pm
Join us for coffee, snacks, prizes, and themed trivia games.

Thanksgiving Sign Painting
November 12th at 1 pm, 7$
Join us to paint a fun Thanksgiving sign for your home! Limit 20 people

Chair Massages
November 14th from 11 am- 1 pm, $5

You can schedule a 15 minute massage with the goal of helping alleviate stress and pain. Sign up for a time slot at the Center or drop by and check for any openings

The Golden Era of Jive
Mon November 18, at 1 pm. Free!

John Clark takes you through the years of greats like Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, and more. Be there or be square!

Free Hearing Clinic
November 20th at 12 pm.
Sign up for a Free Hearing Screening or a check of existing hearing aids. Call (781) 438- 1157 appointment. Call (781) 872-1222 if you have questions.

Dance with Howie Conley and the Memory Laners
Tues November 26th from 1-2:30 pm, $5
Fun entertainment with light lunch!

Relaxation Circle with Angela Shea
Every Tuesday at 11 am, $2
Join us as we focus and practice various simple techniques that can be used daily to aid in relaxing and help begin the ‘mind-body-spirit’ connection. These include breathing and loosening exercises as well as meditations.

Surviving Loss After 60
Meets the first and third Tuesday every month 10-11:30 Hallmark Health VNA and Hospice 178 Savin St, 3rd floor, Malden.
No fee but registration is required. Please call Judy Seifert at 781-338-7861.

December ~

Reagle Players Christmas Extravaganza
December 8th Departs the Sr. Ctr at 10:30 am returns at 3:30 pm.
Precision dancers, twenty Yuletide tunes, Live Nativity and a visit to the North Pole. Limit 23, $66.50, BYO lunch. Full.

Senior to Senior
December 10th

Stoneham High School Seniors are looking for up to ten Seniors who are interested in being interviewed to volunteer to have their “story” recorded by a student. This is our tenth year participating in the S2S program and it has been a very encouraging and enlightening endeavor! Interviews will be published in the Independent. Please sign up for more information.

Boston Stage Company Senior Matinee
December 11th at 2 pm, $32
Miracle on 34th Street. Special pricing for seniors, complimentary snacks and drinks at intermission! Reserve at 781-438- 1157 make check to BSC.

One man Christmas Carol
December 13th at 1 pm, $5.
The spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future come to life in this one-man presentation of this Dickens Classic!