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  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019

    • Summer Flower Sale Time: 8:30a - 10:30p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Come support the center, purchase your summer flowers, vegetables and herbs...grab some baked good to enjoy while your at it! 
       
       
    • Law Day Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details:

      (Advance Directive Prepared at NO COST) The Elder Law section of the Maryland Bar Association will give seniors an opportunity to prepare an Advance Directive by a lawyer at NO Cost. 

      • Name your health care Agents(s)-the person or person who will make your health care decisions for you.
      • Decide when your Agent’s power becomes effective.
      • State your desires concerning the administration or withholding of life sustaining procedures if you are unable to give instructions regarding your care due to an end of life condition.
      • Customize with your personal instructions and statements
      • Choose pain relief to relieve pain and suffering
      •  State your wishes concerning organ donation or donation of your body 
      • State your desires and preferences regarding funeral and burial, cremation or other. 

      Registration is required. Appointments last approximately 1/2hour. You will have a copy printed to take home with you.  

       
       
    • Law Day Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Meet with an attorney to prepare advance directives at no charge. See the front desk to check appointment availability. 
       
       
    • Law Day Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Elder Law Section of the Maryland Bar Association presents us with an opportunity to meet with an  attorney to prepare an advance directive at no charge. Appointments are required. Sign up at the front desk.
       
       
    • Hypertension Workshop Time: 9:30a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: This workshop is available for people who have been diagnosed with hypertension (high blood pressure) and want to learn how to better manage their condition. The workshop is available at no charge but registration is required. Register at the front desk and/or call 410-222-0268 or register online at www.aacounty.org/aging.
       
       
    • Jewelry Sale Time: 9:30a - 3:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Don’t miss out on that unique piece of jewelry for you or for someone special! Jewelry sale will run weekdays only until Friday, May 10th. See page 1 for details. 
       
       
    • Jewelry Sale and Bake Sale Time: 9:30a - 3:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details:

      Don’t miss out on the center’s annual Spring Jewelry and Bake sale. Come out and support the Annapolis Senior Activity Center starting Wednesday, May 1st, from 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. We are currently accepting jewelry donations! 

      Baked good donations are needed for May 1st Bake Sale. All proceeds benefit the Annapolis Senior Activity Center. 

       
       
    • Book Club Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Sandy Meyers, our facilitator from the Broadneck Community Library, has been transferred to the Riviera Beach branch. There will be no Book Club for May.
       
       
    • Coffee and Conversation Time: 12:30p - 2:00p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details:

      Annapolis, MD (April 18, 2019) - The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce six (6) upcoming “Coffee and Conversation” events for the public to provide input on the future of services for older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers.

      Every four years, The Department is required to submit an Area Plan on Aging to the Maryland Department of Aging and Disabilities, and the public input provided at these events will help inform the 2020-2023 Area Plan for Anne Arundel County.

       
       
    • Music with Jed Duvall Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Come and enjoy Jed Duvall as he performs some of the greatest hits from Elvis, Paul McCartney, and Johnny Cash. 
       
       
  • Friday, May 3, 2019

    • Wal-Mart Shopping Trip Time: 9:00a - 11:30a Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Advanced sign up is required ALONG with hitting the “shopping” button on the touchscreens the day of the trip. Failure to do so, may result in you not being able to go. 
       
       
    • Sing A Long with Danny Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Sing-A-Long with DannyOn Friday, May 3rd at 12:30, Danny will play the piano and sing all of our old favorites and doesn’t mind us singing back up! 
       
       
    • PERSONAL “TECH” USERS MEETING Time: 1:00p - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Computer, Tablet, and Smartphone users meet to discuss updates, news and resources. Meetings are open to all. 
       
       
  • Monday, May 6, 2019

    • Lunch Outing - By Van.. Glory Days Time: 11:00a - 2:00p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Located in Edgewater, MD. Great burgers, appetizers and wings. Soups and salads, too. Menu available on line. Advance registration required. 
       
       
    • Bingo Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Play bingo for donated prizes. Bingo is held on the first Monday of the month, but is subject to change depending on center events.  
       
       
    • Genealogy Club Time: 12:30p - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: "Producing a Reliable Family History" - Adrian J. Gravelle, a retired U.S. Army officer, lawyer and former Senior Judge of the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals, will discuss guidelines for evaluating genealogical evidence. Topics will include how legal standards of proof can be applied to your research and how to think and write like a judge in producing a reliable and accurate family history. Handouts to be provided. Everyone is welcome to attend. 
       
       
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019

    • Registration for Summer Classes Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: Registration for the Summer Cycle of Anne Arundel Community College’s Senior Program non-credit classes begins on Tuesday, May 16th. Most classes will start the week of July 8th. A wide variety of fitness, art, computer, and other enrichment courses will be offered. Check on-line or in the office for a complete listing. All classes require a $80 administrative fee payable to AACC by check or major credit card. Those under age 60 pay an additional $40 per course. Some classes may have a supply fee. Please be sure to register early to avoid class cancellations or classes filling up. The most expedient way to register is online at myaacc.aacc.edu
       
       
    • Advisory Council Meeting Time: 9:30a - 10:00a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the Advisory Council. 
       
       
    • Friends of SCSC Meeting Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the Friends of South County Senior Center, Inc. 
       
       
    • New Kids on the Block Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Join us at this time for an informative overview of the Center happenings. Please sign up at the front desk. 
       
       
    • Go Getters Spring Show Time: 12:00p - 2:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Go Getters Spring Show-We welcome Pascal’s own performance group on Tuesday, May 7th at 12:00. This performance is titled “Angels and Devils” and will feature a country theme. If you’d like, please consider bringing a canned good or nonperishable food for NCEON’s food drive as a contribution. 
       
       
    • Living Well with Diabetes Time: 12:30p - 3:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      South County Senior Center
      27 Stepney's Lane
      Edgewater, MD. 21037
      Tuesdays, April 16 - May 21, 2019
      12:30pm - 3:00pm
        
       

      Living Well with Diabetes is a 6 week workshop designed for people with Pre Diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, and/or their caregivers. This program offers a different topic each week where each session builds on the session before that. While participants start off learning the skills of action planning and decision making, they will intertwine the important topics such as:

      • The complications associated with diabetes
      • How to make dietary decisions based on individual needs
      • Ways to deal with stress
      • Tips on improving communication with healthcare providers
      • The importance of exercise in the management of blood sugar levels          

      Over the course of 6 weeks, participants come once a week for 2.5 hours. Registration is required and the class size is limited to 16 participants. For additional information and to register, please call the Department of Aging at (410) 222-4366 or register below.

       
       
    • Go Getters Spring Performance Time: 12:45p - 1:15p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Go Getters Spring Performance (UPCOMING)- We welcome our Pascal Go Getters for their Spring Show titled “Devils and Angels” featuring favorite songs of the past. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend on Tuesday, May 7th at 12:45.
       
       
  • Wednesday, May 8, 2019

    • Living Well with Diabetes Time: 9:30a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: This is a workshop designed for people with prediabetes, Type 1 and 2 diabetes and/or their caregivers, to manage their diabetes. This 6 week workshop, will meet once a week, teaches participants how to manage their blood sugar levels, count carbohydrates, read nutrition labels and communicate with their health care providers, family members and fiends. The workshop is available at no charge but registration is required. Register at the front desk or call 410-222-0268 or online at www.aacounty.org/aging by May 6th.
       
       
    • Medicare 101 Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Understanding Medicare may seem difficult and intimidating. Although Medicare is big and covers millions of Americans, Pauletta Handy from Johns Hopkins Medicine Medicare Plan, will be here to simplify it for you. Whether you’re approaching Medicare age or trying to plan your future, she will break down Medicare into its various parts, coverages, and rules to help you decide what you will need when the time comes.
       
       
    • NovaCare Physical Therapy Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: This program is rescheduled from March and will be held on Wednesday, May 8th at 10:00. Risk of falling, difficulty walking, and aches and pains are all something we battle in life. Steve Williamson, DPT, CMTPT, COMT and Stacy Davis, PTA, CLT will be here to provide free balance screenings, answer questions, teach and provide copies of basic exercises, and discuss the benefits of physical therapy to increase your quality of life. Please register at the front desk for this informative and interactive seminar! 
       
       
    • Mother's Day Spring Flower Pot Decorating Event Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Spring Arbor Senior Living is partnering with us to sponsor a flower pot decorating event to celebrate “Mother’s Day”. Please join us in the Activity Room on Wednesday May 8th at 12:30pm. Please be sure to reserve your seat by Monday, May 6th. Supplies will be provided.
       
       
    • Music with Bob Jones Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Your favorite DJ will be playing some music that will make you want to get up out of your seat!
       
       
    • Older Americans Month Special Event: Music with the Goldenaires Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Goldenaires, an all-seniors big band orchestra of over 20 members, are back by popular demand with their swing and big band music from the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s for your listening and dancing pleasure. Don’t miss it!
       
       
    • Older Americans Month Special Event: Music with the Goldenaires Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Goldenaires, an all-seniors big band orchestra of over 20 members, are back by popular demand as they CONTRIBUTE their talents to swing and big band music from the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s. Don’t miss it!  
       
       
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019

    • Mini Massage Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Mini-Massage Thursday, May 9, 10:00 to noon, massages of the head, back or neck are offered free of charge by certified massage therapist Bonnie Pavlak.
       
       
    • The Notables Time: 12:30p - 2:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: The Notables is a singing group led by Ryan Shookman. They sing a variety of songs from different genres, including show tunes, Frank Sinatra, spirituals and patriotic favorites. The notables encourage their audience to sing and dance along! Join them on Thursday, May 9th at 12:30 for an hour of entertaining fun. 
       
       
  • Friday, May 10, 2019

    • Spring Jewelry Sale Time: All Day Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Save the date
       
       
    • Fresh Conversations Time: 10:00a - 11:30a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Do you want to discuss current nutrition and health topics, receive healthy recipes, and discover new ways to stay active and independent? Do you need some tips on how to make easy changes to help you maintain good health? Are you looking for a group to help motivate you to eat healthier and become more physically active? Join Jeanette Jeffrey with the University of Maryland Extension Service for this year's monthly gatherings of Fresh Conversations. Sign up begins 5/1/19. 
       
       
    • Mothers Day Tea & Jewelry Sale Time: 11:00a - 2:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Our long-awaited Mother’s Day Tea and Jewelry Sale is going to be a premiere event! The Tea will begin at 11:00 am and will be catered by Reynolds Tavern. Feast on scones with jam and clotted cream, finger sandwiches, savory tarts, tea cakes and of course tea. Sign up quickly, as we are limited to the first 30 people that register. Tickets for this event are $10 in advance. Space permitting, a limited number of tickets may be available at the door for $15. We encourage you to wear your prettiest tea attire and a prize will be given to the most beautiful hat. There will be other surPRIZES as well! Our renowned Jewelry Sale will also be going on from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. There will be a VAST array of necklaces, bracelets, earrings (pierced & clips) rings and more! Guaranteed to be something for everyone! Invite all of your friends to come shop with you. This is a great opportunity to get Mother’s Day gifts!
       
       
    • Jazz with Jerry Time: 11:15a - 2:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Jerry Colley will be here on Friday, May 10th at 11:15. Jerry has an amazing musical talent and loves to share it with our seniors. He is especially gifted at the Jazz Guitar. Come listen and relax your cares away. 
       
       
    • Mothers Day Luncheon Time: 12:00p - 2:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Happy Mother’s Day! Join us for a special salad bar lunch in celebration of Mother’s Day. Following lunch, The Showstoppers will be emulating your favorite “Hollywood Stars” in this fun filled show! The naughty Mae West will be your emcee and you will see Dick Tracy, Cab Calloway, Willie Nelson, Shirley Temple and many more! There is no fee. Sign up at the front desk by Monday, May 6.
       
       
    • Mothers Day Luncheon and Showstoppers "Hollywood Show" Time: 12:00p - 2:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Happy Mother’s Day! Join us for a special salad bar lunch in celebration of Mother’s Day. Following lunch, The Showstoppers will be emulating your favorite “Hollywood Stars” in this fun filled show! The naughty Mae West will be your emcee and you will see Dick Tracy, Cab Calloway, Willie Nelson, Shirley Temple and many more! There is no fee. Sign up at the front desk by Monday, May 6.  
       
       
    • Friday Movie - Mary Poppins Returns Time: 12:15p - 2:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives. Written by Disney. 
       
       
  • Monday, May 13, 2019

    • Van Trip to Chuy's Time: 11:45a - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Transportation will be arranged to take members to Chuy’s Restaurant in Annapolis. Participants are responsible for the cost of their meal and tip. Space on the van is limited. Trip is subject to cancellation depending on availability of transportation. Sign up by Monday, May 6. 
       
       
    • Mothers Day Tea Time: 12:30p - 2:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Come out and celebrate all of the wonderful women you have in your life. See page 3 for details. Sign up begins 5/1/19.
       
       
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    • Hearing Screening Time: All Day Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Free Hearing Screening Tuesday, May 14, Stephen Pallett, audiologist, will screen for hearing problems and adjust hearing aids (by appointment). 
       
       
    • AARP Carfit Event Time: 10:00a - 2:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them. Driver safety programs improve adult driver safety by addressing cognitive abilities and skills, however, older drivers can also improve their safety by ensuring their cars are properly adjusted for them. A proper fit in one's car can greatly increase not only the driver's safety but also the safety of others. At a CarFit event, a team of trained technicians and/or health professionals work with each participant to ensure they "fit" their vehicle properly for maximum comfort and safety. A CarFit check takes approximately 20 minutes to complete. Please sign up for this FREE, on-site, event by Friday, May 10th.
       
       
    • Fresh Conversations Time: 10:00a - 11:30a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Do you want to discuss current nutrition and health topics, get healthy recipes, discover new ways to stay active and independent and get tips on how to make easy changes to maintain good health? Are you looking for a group you can CONNECT with to motivate you to eat healthier and be more physically active? Jeanette Jeffrey with the University of Maryland Extension offers Fresh Conversations, a monthly program with food, fun and friendly conversation to help you maintain your health, learn from each other, sample new recipes, discuss current nutrition and health topics, and discover new ways to be active. The first program is “Go With Your Gut Bacteria.” Did you know your gut has 4 pounds of bacteria? In this group we’ll discuss foods that help healthy gut bacteria, you will receive a free newsletter to take home about gut bacteria and probiotics including: the latest scientific information, fun and easy recipes, and interactive, educational games. Fresh Conversations is being offered through a partnership between the University of Maryland Extension, Department of Aging & Human Services, and the Maryland Department of Aging. Sign up at the front desk. 
       
       
    • Crafts with Scott Time: 11:00a - 1:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Come join Scott on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 to make beautiful and creative crafts! Advanced Sign-up is required so that there are enough supplies for everyone!
      *FEES MAY APPLY*
      MAY 14TH, 21ST, 28TH
       
       
    • Anne Arundel Retired School Personnel Voice in Melody Chorus Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Spring Concert...importance of hope, change, hard work, faith, love and understanding in the world. They will present a variety of show tunes and Patriotic songs. 
       
       
    • Living Well with Diabetes Time: 12:30p - 3:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      South County Senior Center
      27 Stepney's Lane
      Edgewater, MD. 21037
      Tuesdays, April 16 - May 21, 2019
      12:30pm - 3:00pm
        
       

      Living Well with Diabetes is a 6 week workshop designed for people with Pre Diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, and/or their caregivers. This program offers a different topic each week where each session builds on the session before that. While participants start off learning the skills of action planning and decision making, they will intertwine the important topics such as:

      • The complications associated with diabetes
      • How to make dietary decisions based on individual needs
      • Ways to deal with stress
      • Tips on improving communication with healthcare providers
      • The importance of exercise in the management of blood sugar levels          

      Over the course of 6 weeks, participants come once a week for 2.5 hours. Registration is required and the class size is limited to 16 participants. For additional information and to register, please call the Department of Aging at (410) 222-4366 or register below.

       
       
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    • Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, & lunch at Hillwood Café: $80 Time: All Day Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details:

      Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, & lunch at Hillwood Café: $80

      2019 Trips are filling quickly. Don’t miss out on your favorite outing by procrastinating. All that’s needed is your $35.00 deposit and a new Emergency Form to reserve your spot! We will be happy to help you in the Trip Office from 10-12 Monday through Friday.

       
       
    • Coffee and Conversation Time: 9:00a - 10:00a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      Annapolis, MD (April 18, 2019) - The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce six (6) upcoming “Coffee and Conversation” events for the public to provide input on the future of services for older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers.

      Every four years, The Department is required to submit an Area Plan on Aging to the Maryland Department of Aging and Disabilities, and the public input provided at these events will help inform the 2020-2023 Area Plan for Anne Arundel County.

       
       
    • Information and Assistance Presentation Time: 11:45a - 12:15p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Dawn Steis with AACO Department of Aging & Disabilities will give a presentation on Information and Assistance services provided through AA County, as well as Ombudsman services and recognizing abuse.
       
       
    • Music with Pascal Go-Getters Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Come watch this group perform their Spring show, Angels & Demons, Songs of the Past.
       
       
  • Thursday, May 16, 2019

    • Retro Rockets Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Performing on Thursday, May 16th, at 12:30, this duo will be bringing back memories from poodle skirts, drive–in movies, discos, and sock hops. Specializing in the hits of the 40’s, 50’s,60’s and beyond to bring the kind of music that can be enjoyed by all! 
       
       
  • Friday, May 17, 2019

    • Amish Market Time: 9:30a - 11:30a Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Advanced sign up is required ALONG with hitting the “shopping” button on the touchscreens the day of the trip. Failure to do so, may result in you not being able to go. 
       
       
    • Carfit Time: 10:00a - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Older drivers can improve their own and others’ safety by ensuring their cars are properly adjusted for them. CarFit is a free educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them. A team of trained technicians work with each participant to ensure they "fit" their vehicle properly for maximum comfort and safety. The CarFit check takes approximately 20 minutes. Participants will receive information and materials on resources to enhance their safety as drivers. Sign up for an appointment at the front desk. 
       
       
    • Carfit Time: 10:00a - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Older drivers can improve their own and others’ safety by ensuring their cars are properly adjusted for them. CarFit is a free educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them. A team of trained technicians work with each participant to ensure they "fit" their vehicle properly for maximum comfort and safety. The CarFit check takes approximately 20 minutes. Participants will receive information and materials on resources to enhance their safety as drivers. Sign up for an appointment at the front desk.  
       
       
    • Genetic Testing Presentation Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: This presentation (rescheduled from January) is to inform you about new genetic cancer testing that may be available to you at no cost, and may be completely covered by insurance.
       
       
    • Legal Counsel Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Need some legal advice? Maria Worthington McKenna from Council Baradel will be here to answer any legal questions you may have. You must have an appointment. Sign up begins 5/1/19.
       
       
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019

    • ASI Meeting Time: 9:30a - 10:30a Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: The Board of ASI meets the third Tuesday of each month. Everyone is invited to attend. Meeting is usually held in the Activity Room. 
       
       
  • Monday, May 20, 2019

    • AARP Smart Drivers Course Time: 9:00a - 2:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: This one day course costs $15.00 for AARP members (bring card) and $20.00 for non-members. Sign up begins 5/1/19. Make checks payable to AARP.
       
       
    • Mini Massage Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Certified Massage Therapist Bonnie Pavlek offers a ten-minute back, neck and hand massage. Massages are free and are first come, first served.
       
       
    • Spring Planting with Spring Arbor Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Spring Arbor Senior Living will be here for a “Mother’s Day” planting activity. Participants get to CREATE their own flower pot. All supplies will be provided to paint and decorate a clay flower pot and plant seeds in soil to take home to watch their plant sprout and grow. 
       
       
    • Book Club Time: 1:00p - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: May’s book is The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Everyone is welcome to attend.  
       
       
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019

    • Spring Flea Market Time: All Day Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: We will begin accepting donated items for the Spring Flea Market starting Monday, April 29th.
       
       
    • Flea Market Time: 9:30a - 3:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Come out and support your center by checking out what the flea market has to offer. You never know what you may find. More details on page 1.
       
       
    • Coffee and Conversation Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details:

      Annapolis, MD (April 18, 2019) - The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce six (6) upcoming “Coffee and Conversation” events for the public to provide input on the future of services for older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers.

      Every four years, The Department is required to submit an Area Plan on Aging to the Maryland Department of Aging and Disabilities, and the public input provided at these events will help inform the 2020-2023 Area Plan for Anne Arundel County.

       
       
    • Happy Hats Maryland Wig Workshop Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Kay Alston from Happy Hats Maryland, returns to help her to make whimsical yarn wigs and hats for pediatric cancer patients in the Mid-Atlantic region. This workshop is for anyone who would like to lend a hand in making the wigs. All materials and supplies are provided, and Kay will teach participants, working in pairs, how to assemble and style the hair. It typically takes 2-3 hours to assemble and style each wig. Come and have fun while helping to put a smile on a child’s face! Light refreshments will be served. Workshop is limited to the first 16 people that sign up. * If you are not able to attend the workshop, but would like to contribute to the cause, Kay gladly welcomes donations of soft brands of yarn like Caron Simply Soft or Red Heart Soft in primary colors, brown, red, white, and yellow are used so as not to irritate sensitive scalps.
       
       
    • Living Well with Diabetes Time: 12:30p - 3:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      South County Senior Center
      27 Stepney's Lane
      Edgewater, MD. 21037
      Tuesdays, April 16 - May 21, 2019
      12:30pm - 3:00pm
        
       

      Living Well with Diabetes is a 6 week workshop designed for people with Pre Diabetes, Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, and/or their caregivers. This program offers a different topic each week where each session builds on the session before that. While participants start off learning the skills of action planning and decision making, they will intertwine the important topics such as:

      • The complications associated with diabetes
      • How to make dietary decisions based on individual needs
      • Ways to deal with stress
      • Tips on improving communication with healthcare providers
      • The importance of exercise in the management of blood sugar levels          

      Over the course of 6 weeks, participants come once a week for 2.5 hours. Registration is required and the class size is limited to 16 participants. For additional information and to register, please call the Department of Aging at (410) 222-4366 or register below.

       
       
    • Voices in Melody Performance Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Voices in Melody Chorus of the Anne Arundel County Retired School Personnel Association CREATE beautiful harmonies and melodies to share with us. Enjoy the music from one of our favorite groups.  
       
       
    • ASI Meeting Time: 9:30p - 11:30p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: The Board of ASI meets the third Tuesday of each month. Everyone is invited to attend. Meeting is usually held in the Activity Room.
       
       
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019

    • VIP for Real ID Workshop Time: 9:30a - 10:30a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: This workshop presented by Tag & Title Service of Maryland will CONNECT you to answers for your questions about the new REAL ID driver license/ID Card in Maryland! Let us help you pre-verify your documents, create a custom checklist, and help set your appointment. This VIP workshop will ensure an easy transaction and faster processing time for you. Bring in your documentation and you will leave our workshop fully educated and ready to go! There will be a sign up sheet at the presentation for anyone interested in a shuttle trip in July to the MVA Annapolis office to get your ID. Sign up at the front desk. 
       
       
    • Music with Gerry Swarbrick Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Gerry Swarbrick will delight us with an Americana Song Selection on acoustic guitar featuring songs by such artists as Harry Belafonte, Willy Nelson, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, John Prine and John Denver.
       
       
  • Thursday, May 23, 2019

    • Coffee and Conversation Time: 9:00a - 11:00a Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details:

      Annapolis, MD (April 18, 2019) - The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce six (6) upcoming “Coffee and Conversation” events for the public to provide input on the future of services for older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers.

      Every four years, The Department is required to submit an Area Plan on Aging to the Maryland Department of Aging and Disabilities, and the public input provided at these events will help inform the 2020-2023 Area Plan for Anne Arundel County.

       
       
    • Shopping Trip to Super Wal-Mart Time: 10:00a - 1:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Shop with friends. Sign up begins 5/1/19.
       
       
    • Van Trip - Dockside Restaurant Time: 11:00a - 1:15p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Located on Rockhold Creek in Tracy's Landing, Dockside Restaurant offers picturesque views of the river and casual dining. They are best known for their seafood and classic pub-style food. Participants are responsible for the cost of their meal and tip. Trip limited to the first 12 people that sign up. Sign up by May 16th.
       
       
    • Older Americans Month Open Houses Time: 4:00p - 7:00p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: The Department of Aging and Disabilities presents Older Americans Month Open Houses! “Connect, Create and Contribute” O’Malley Senior Center-5/23/2019 South County Senior Center 5/30/2019 4pm-7pm Enjoy light refreshments, demonstrations, art exhibits, volunteer opportunities and entertainment, Free tote bag and giveaways! Information tables will be available for Aging and Disability Services, Community Agencies, and Genealogy Information. Call 410-222-6680 for more information.
       
       
  • Friday, May 24, 2019

    • Shopping Trip "Old" Wal-Mart Time: 10:00a - 1:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Shop with friends. Sign up begins 5/1/19.
       
       
    • Friday Movie - Secret in Their Eyes Time: 12:00p - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Thirteen years after a colleague's daughter is savagely murdered, former FBI investigator Ray remains haunted by the unsolved case. But as he gets close to nabbing the killer, Ray unearths a shocking truth that casts a different light on past events. 
       
       
    • Friday Movie - Aquaman Time: 12:15p - 2:45p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Once home to the most advanced civilization on Earth, the city of Atlantis is now an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With a vast army at his disposal, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people -- and then the surface world. Standing in his way is Aquaman, Orm's half-human, half-Atlantean brother and true heir to the throne. With help from royal counselor Vulko, Aquaman must retrieve the legendary Trident of Atlan and embrace his destiny as protector of the deep. 
       
       
  • Monday, May 27, 2019

    • Memorial Day Holiday Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are closed.
       
       
  • Tuesday, May 28, 2019

    • Crafts with Scott Time: 11:00a - 1:30p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Come join Scott on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 to make beautiful and creative crafts! Advanced Sign-up is required so that there are enough supplies for everyone!
      *FEES MAY APPLY*
      MAY 14TH, 21ST, 28TH
       
       
    • Living Well with Hypertension Time: 12:30p - 3:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      Living Well with Hypertension is a 2.5 hour highly interactive workshop designed for people who have been diagnosed with hypertension or high blood pressure. This class teaches those participants how to better manage their condition. Topics covered include:

      • What is high blood pressure
      • Problems with Salt/Sodium Intake
      • Home Monitoring Tips
      • Where’s the Salt
      • Knowing Your Numbers
       
       
    • Voices in Melody Performance Time: 12:30p - 1:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: The Anne Arundel Retired School Personnel Association Chorus will be performing patriotic songs and show tunes. 
       
       
  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019

    • Coffee and Conversation Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details:

      Annapolis, MD (April 18, 2019) - The Department of Aging and Disabilities is pleased to announce six (6) upcoming “Coffee and Conversation” events for the public to provide input on the future of services for older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers.

      Every four years, The Department is required to submit an Area Plan on Aging to the Maryland Department of Aging and Disabilities, and the public input provided at these events will help inform the 2020-2023 Area Plan for Anne Arundel County.

       
       
    • Jewelry Repair Time: 10:00a - 11:30a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Have a broken necklace chain? A bracelet that needs a new clasp? We'll be more than happy to repair what we can and offer suggestions for more complex repairs.
       
       
    • Ship "BINGO" Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Please join the Senior Health Insurance Program staff for a fun BINGO-like game to learn how to protect your Medicare and your Medical Identity from fraud and theft! The Senior Medicare Patrol of the Department of Aging and Disabilities will be hosting. We will meet at 10:00 in the Greenhouse on Wednesday, May 29th. 
       
       
    • Pa Pops Doo Wop Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Dave Miceli will be performing some timeless oldies and some of your favorite Doo Wop hits.
       
       
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019

    • AARSPA "Voice in Melody" Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: This chorus is made up of Anne Arundel County Retired School Personnel. They prepare and perform for the community and we are happy to welcome them to Pascal Senior Center on Thursday, May 30th at 12:30. 
       
       
    • Reflexology Appointments Time: 1:00p - 3:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Reflexology is the technique of manipulating reflex points that correspond to specific organs and body parts found within the feet and hands. Many cultures believe that if this energy or life force is blocked, the organ or part of the body that corresponds to that area becomes affected. These energy blocks can be detected in zones located on the hands and feet. Pressure applied to the foot is believed to bring relaxation and healing to the corresponding area of the body. Kim Murphy, RYT E-500, C-IAYT, is a seasoned Reflexologist and Yoga Therapy trainer who is also a fitness instructor for Anne Arundel Community College. She will be taking FREE, individual appointments the last Thursdays of each month, at 1:00 pm, in 15 minute increments. Please sign up at the front desk.
       
       
    • Older Americans Month Open Houses Time: 4:00p - 7:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Department of Aging and Disabilities presents Older Americans Month Open Houses! “Connect, Create and Contribute” O’Malley Senior Center-5/23/2019 South County Senior Center 5/30/2019 4pm-7pm Enjoy light refreshments, demonstrations, art exhibits, volunteer opportunities and entertainment, Free tote bag and giveaways! Information tables will be available for Aging and Disability Services, Community Agencies, and Genealogy Information. Call 410-222-6680 for more information.
       
       
  • Friday, May 31, 2019

    • Miniature Fairy Garden Workshop 2.0 Time: 10:00a - 11:30a Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Back by popular demand and the last one for the season! Join us for our miniature fairy garden class that has everyone raving! Master Gardener, Bonnie Pavlak, will show you how to build beautiful bowls filled with live or imitation plants and fairy garden miniatures! The cost is $10 per person and includes all supplies. Sign up by May 28th.
       
       
    • Van Trip to Gabes Time: 10:00a - 1:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Transportation will be arranged to take members to Gabe’s in Glen Burnie. Space on the van is limited. Trip is subject to cancellation depending on availability of transportation. Sign up by Friday, May 24. 
       
       
    • Lunch Outing - Van trip to Pappas Time: 11:00a - 1:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Enjoy lunch with friends at this Glen Burnie restaurant. Sign up begins 5/1/19.