Seniors listings for Feb. 6

SATURDAY, FEB. 7
OTHER
OPEN HOUSE AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN COMMONS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cedar Mountain Commons, 3 John H. Stewart Dr., Newington. RSVP. (860) 665-7901.

SUNDAY, FEB. 8
SOUTHINGTON
OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. An independent and assisted living community. Coffee. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. RSVP. (860) 628-5656.

MONDAY, FEB. 9
SOUTHINGTON
GOOD LIFE FITNESS INFORMATIONAL SESSION. 6 p.m. Learn about the specialized fitness program, which is geared toward older adults. Exercise physiologists will be available to talk about the program and give tours of the gym. Light appetizers. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. RSVP. (860) 621-9559.

PLAINVILLE
PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES. 2 to 4 p.m. DJ Don Plasczynski will spin the tunes of the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. Dance, toe tap, and enjoy the music. Cake and coffee. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.

QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator, will be available to answer questions on a walk-in basis. No appointments necessary. She will be available to answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savings Program, Housing Options, Alzheimer’s Help, Caregiving, Homecare, etc. No registration is necessary for these one-on-one meetings. Open to residents of Plainville, 60 years of age or older, or their caregivers. (860) 747-5728.

FEB. 23, MARCH 9
PLAINVILLE
COMPUTER COURSE I-COMPUTER FUNDAMENTALS. Tuesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $25, which includes a Windows 7 book for each student to keep. Register. (860) 747-5728.

TUESDAY, FEB. 10
OTHER
FRIENDSHIP CLUB. Provides transportation, activities, meals, exercise, and more. The Mulberry Gardens at Marian Heights, 314 Osgood Ave., New Britain. (860) 357-4264.

THURSDAY, FEB. 12
PLAINVILLE
AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Course covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a manual provided. No written or on the road test required. Upon completion, an insurance company must give a discount of at least 5 percent on auto insurance. $15 for AARP members, providing a membership number, and $20 for others. (8600 747-5728.

MONDAY, FEB. 23
PLAINVILLE
QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator, will be available to answer questions on a walk-in basis. No appointments necessary. She will be available to answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savigns Program, Housing Options, Alzheimer’s Help, Caregiving, Homecare, etc. No registration is necessary for these one-on-one meetings. Open to residents of Plainville, 60 years of age or older, or their caregivers. (860) 747-5728.

ONGOING
PLAINVILLE
CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. 10 minute appointment, few drops of blood from a fingertip, and you can learn your numbers for total cholesterol, and the good and bad cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose. Doesn’t require fasting. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $10 pay at the appointment. Appointments. (860) 747-5728. Plainville Senior Center members only.seniors