Talbot County Senior Center News

Learn to paint! Beginners (and old hands that might be rusty) are welcome to join the Wednesday morning class under the guidance of Jane Bollman. Even though you “can’t draw a straight line with a ruler”, you will be surprised that you can learn to paint! You can give the class a try for a few weeks to see if you enjoy it. We meet between 9 am and noon, and the cost is $5 per hour. Think you might be interested? Call 410-770-8611 for more information.
Our Monday and Thursday watercolor classes have openings for new students. If you are interested in any of these classes, please feel free to contact the senior center at 410-822-2869.
Yarn & Needle Group – Every Tuesday at 12:30pm. If you knit, crochet, needlepoint, felt or weave, this is the Gathering for you. Practice your craft and bring your skills to others for a hour or two – whatever fits your schedule. Open to members at no cost. No registration necessary, just drop in. Call 410-820-9563 for more information.
Thursday, August 4 (12:15pm–1pm) Lunch & Learn w/Humana. Please join Clifton L. Gadsden, Sr./Sales Representative for “Habits of Happy People” – The pursuit of happiness is an idea that’s important to many people. While there isn’t a one-size-fits-all recommendation for achieving happiness, there are some day-to-day habits that optimists tend to have in common. A two-week advance sign-up is required for lunch or you may bring your own.
Tuesday, August 9 (10am–11am) Free “Summer Time – Wind Chimes” Craft – Join us for Crafting with Tonia. Limited to 10 participants – Advance sign-up is required.
Thursday, August 11 (12pm–1pm) Lunch/Music with Gene Edwards Review digital keyboard and vocal music, featuring a full array of amazing hits. A two-week advance sign-up is required for lunch or you may bring your own.
Thursday, August 18 (12:15pm–1pm) Lunch & Learn w/Humana. Please join Clifton L. Gadsden, Sr./Sales Representative for “Boosting Your Mood With Food & Fitness”. Your mood is closely related to what you eat and how you move your body. Learn how they are all connected and what you can do to boost your mood. A two-week advance sign-up is required by August 4 for lunch or you may bring your own.
Thursday, August 25 (10am–11am) Armchair Travel w/Tonia. Let’s travel to Spain w/Tonia. Spain! The land of siestas, fiestas, and flamenco. A vibrant mix of modern and traditional and a unique appreciation for the good life!
Thursday, August 25 (10am–1pm) Elder Law Clinic Attorneys will be present (by appointment only) to discuss legal issues pertaining to seniors to include: Elder Abuse, Adult Guardianship; homeowner and consumer related issues and much, much, more. Contact Mid-Shore Pro-Bono at 410-690-8128 for an appointment or additional information.
Friday, August 26 (11am–2pm) Brookletts Place Fundraiser with Chubb’s Grilling On the Move” ½ Chicken or Pulled Pork Platters $12.00 include coleslaw, chips and a drink, or pulled pork sandwich $8.00. Advance orders may be placed by calling 410-822-2869 or email at abrown@uppershoreaging.org. Deadline will be August 19th. Limited availability day of event, advance orders are recommended. Also – Medication Take Back Barrell will be available so please bring your expired/unused medications for proper disposal. Sponsored by Talbot County Sheriff Dept.
Tuesday, August 30 (10:30am–11:30am) “Positive Music w/DJ Randy P”. Reduce your weekly stress by enjoying a fun, safe, and positive musical experience in a motivation environment.
Please visit our website www.brooklettsplace.org
New Trip Alaska Cruise, Land & Rail with Princess Cruises® on the Majestic Princess®,11 Days/10 Nights ~ September 6–16, 2023. Deposit extended until August 31, 2022,
For more information on any of our programs, please contact Teresa Greene 410-822-2869 ext 222 or email tgreene@uppershoreaging.org