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TRIAD 1:00 pm
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In cooperation with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. TRIAD is a partnership of seniors, government officials, area law enforcement, crime prevention, and consumer protection agencies. Discussions include new scams targeting seniors and safety information.TRIAD: In cooperation with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. 1:00pm Fitzgerald Room
Girls Night Out: Spring Fashion Show 6:30 pm
Girls Night Out: Spring Fashion Show
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
An evening of spring and summer fashions by JC Banks & Christopher & Banks, modeled by our 50 North volunteers. Hear about the latest fashion trends for all body types. Learn different scarf stying techniques. Everyone receives a “goodie” bag and a chance to win great raffle prizes. Enjoy light refreshments, beverages, and door prizes. Advance registration and $7 fee required by Monday, May 2. Limited space.
Lunch & Learn: ClearCaptions Phones 11:00 am
Lunch & Learn: ClearCaptions Phones
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
If you are experiencing any form of hearing loss, you may qualify to receive a ClearCaptions phone at no cost to you, offering a real-time phone captioning that allows you to see every word said on the call. The captioning service is paid through Title IV of the Americans with Disabilities Act, with no cost to qualified individuals whose hearing loss inhibits their phone use. Advance registration required by May 16 with a limited number of FREE lunches provided.
Did You Know: The Ohio Presidents 1:00 pm
Did You Know: The Ohio Presidents
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Discover the interesting world of the eight Ohio Presidents and their contributions to our country during their administrations with historian Mike Gilbert. Where applicable we will look at their military service along with their life before and after their presidency. Advance registration and $5 fee required by May 15.
Parkinson’s Support Group of Hancock County 1:15 pm
BGSU Dining: Memorial Day BBQ 11:00 am
BGSU Dining: Memorial Day BBQ
May 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join BGSU Chef Marissa and Dietitian Paige as they take a healthy twist on your BBQ favorites, featuring homemade BBQ sauces, grilled fruit and your favorite cookout sides! Advance registration required with $15 by May 17. Limited space.
Keep Current: The Wall 1:00 pm
Keep Current: The Wall
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Be a part of this new open discussion covering current events of today happening locally, nationally and worldwide. Bring your opinions and comments. Everyone’s opinion matters. Learn the facts and challenges we face in dealing with some controversial issues. Each month will tackle a different issue. Retired attorney and university professor James Jaffe will facilitate the discussion. Advance registration required by May 21. Free
Health Series: Positive Thinking: When Life Gives You Lemons 10:00 am
Health Series: Positive Thinking: When Life Gives You Lemons
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Is your glass half-empty or half-full? How you answer this age old question about positive thinking may reflect your outlook on life, your attitude toward yourself, and it may even affect your health. Humana representative Carolyn Ferris leads this presentation. Advance registration required by May 21. Free.
Afternoon Conversation: Self-defense for Seniors 1:00 pm
Afternoon Conversation: Self-defense for Seniors
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Hanco Shift Captain Diane Pack talks about the concept of self-defense for seniors during this afternoon conversation. Self-defense for seniors deals more with not showing fear than with ways to body-slam someone to the pavement. Strength to protect oneself comes from an awareness of surroundings, a fearless presence, and an understanding of your capabilities. Advance registration required by May 27. Free.
Ultra Seniors 10:00 am
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Last Friday each month, 10:00 – 11:30am Ultra Seniors, for those 70 and over, is to keep our seniors active and engaged by hoping to prevent or lessen the effect of cognitive disorders such as Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease – and just sheer loneliness. Meetings structured around education, technology awareness, travel, safety and health, starting a new business, and self-help.