Dennis Marsh, from the Orange Senior Center, at High Plains Community Center, 525 Orange Center Road, released the following schedule of events for the coming weeks.
AARP Smart Driving Course
The next AARP Driver’s Training course will be Thursday, November 1. The cost of the “AARP Smart Driving Course” will be $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
Call the senior center to sign up.
Wellness with Shop Rite
Join us on Monday, November 5 from 12:00 in the Café when Shop Rite of Orange’s Registered Dietitian, Courtney Huggins, RD will create a healthy dish to sample.
Veterans’ Appreciation Cabaret
Join us on Wednesday, November 7, from 1:30—3:00pm to enjoy Lyman Orchard Pies and the musical entertainment by T-Bone! Just let us know you are coming so we will buy enough pies. (203) 891-4784.
Arts & Crafts with Suzanne
Join us on Mondays at 1:00 pm for crafts. Come for the fun, stay for the company. Let us know that you are coming at (203) 891-4784 and we’ll supply the project!
Family Feud with Utopia
Matt from Utopia will join us once again on Monday, November 19 to host the Family Feud. We have had so much playing every time that this is a can’t miss event! Just give us a call at (203) 891-4788 to let us know you are coming.
For a fun time, join us for Scattergories. This free game time opportunity is Tuesdays at 1:00 pm in the Café. Come on down and spend some time with us.
For a fun time, join us for Mexican Train Dominos. This free game time opportunity is Wednesdays at 1:00 pm in the Café. Just come on down and have some fun! 🙂
Classic Movie Friday
Join us for Classic Movie of the Month is Fields of Dreams, starring Kevin Costner and James Earl Jones on November 9 at 1:00 pm. Popcorn and soda to be served. Call for a seat (203) 891-4784.
Movie of the Month
Friday, November 16, “Hostiles”, at 1:00 pm, starring Christian Bale and Wes Studi. In 1892, a legendary Army Captain reluctantly agrees to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory. Popcorn to be served. Call for a seat (203) 891-4784.
Scramble plays every Friday at 12 noon. All levels welcomed they would love having you join them.
The Orange Senior Center offers a lunch Monday through Friday, 11:30 am – 12:00 pm. A $3.00 donation is suggested for persons 60 years and over. To register call (203) 891-4765 before 1 pm, the day before.
Introduction to Computers – Learn from an Expert!
Josh from the Town’s IT department has agreed to teach a 4-week Introduction to Computers class for the senior center. The class will be on Thursday, Nov 1—Nov 29 with no class on Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day. Class fee is $20. Class time is 9:00 am to 11:00am.
Join us on a celluloid adventure! Our group will discuss a current movie playing locally. We will then meet to critique the film as we discuss the script, acting, cinematography and directing. Meetings are held on the second Friday of the month at 3 pm in the town conference room at the HPCC.
WESTCHESTER BROADWAY THEATER—PHANTOM. November 8, 2018. This is a no minimum trip. Lunch is included. You will receive a choice of entrée upon arrival. After lunch, sit back and relax as you watch the musical Yeston & Kopit’s Phantom. Phantom is the longest running show in the 44-year history of Westchester Broadway Theater—39
weeks sold out. Cost: $105 pp Includes transportation, Lunch, Show, and driver’s gratuity.
Minimal Walking. Full payment due at registration.
NEW SPECIAL PICK UP LOCATION
MACY’S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE—”Broadway’s Longest Running Show” November 22, 2018. This spectacular and colorful parade winds through the streets of Manhattan in one of New York’s most anticipated events Cost: $73 pp. Includes transportation. Extensive Walking. Full payment due at reservation. Pick up the bus at
the Baldwin Center, 100 W Broad St, Stratford CT.
WHITE CHRISTMAS @ the Aqua Turf. December 10, 2018. This a no minimum trip.
Enjoy the Holiday Music of Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra performed by Rob Zappulla & his Big Band. Prepare to sing along and enjoy. Family Style lunch: Salad, Pasta, Chicken Parmesan, Scrod and more. Cost: $90pp Includes transportation, Lunch, Show, and driver’s gratuity, minimal walking. Full payment due at registration.