Thursday, Dec. 5, 10-11am, FREE! Call 503-288-8303 to register.(1st Thursday of every month)
Are you new to Portland? Or new to Hollywood Senior Center? Join us for this informal monthly session to learn what the center offers and how you can get involved. Meet staff members and volunteers who can answer questions and help you navigate one of Portland’s best resources for older adults.
The Hollywood Senior Center will close Thursday and Friday, November 28-29, for Thanksgiving. However, the Neighborhood Gleaners will host a Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, November 28, from 3:30-6:30pm. All are welcome. Please register at 503-288-8303 and let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.
Tuesday, Dec. 3, 12:30-1:30pm, FREE! Call 503-288-8303 to register.
The Beaumont Middle School Jazz Ambassadors play a variety of swing-band music, including favorites like “St. Louis Blues,” “Katie” by Sammy Nestico, “American Patrol,” “Big Noise from the North Pole,” “Little Brown Jug,” and more. Cynthia Plank, Portland public School band teacher, leads this group of talented middle school students.
Turkey dinner with all the fixings (including vegetarian and vegan options) along with fellowship. Bring a dish to share or make a donation of grocery gift cards. When reserving, please let us know about any food allergies or sensitivities. **Regular Thursday Activities resume December 5th.
On the last Tuesday of each month, we honor all those seniors who celebrate their birthday that month. If your birthday falls during this month you get a chance to win a homemade birthday cake. Plus, you’ll receive free pizza . All seniors are welcome!
A dinner complete with turkey and fixings, delicious side dishes, music, and fellowship. Attendees are welcome to bring a dish (optional). Wy’East Unitarian Universalists invite you to come early for their service.
Friday, November 22, 1pm|ADMISSION: $1 suggested donation to Hollywood Senior Center. Doors open at 12:30pm: no need to register, but seating is limited to 35 people-first come, first served, via a numbered seating system.Friday, Dec.6 at 1pm-See it with subtitles.LUNCH DEAL: Enjoy a pizza lunch with your movie! Lunch is served at 11:30am. Pizza, salad and drink only $2.00. One additional slice for $1, while they last.
Documentarian John Chester and his wife Molly work to develop a sustainable farm on 200 acres outside of Los Angeles.
Wednesdays, Nov. 20 & Dec. 18, 1-2pm|Free, but donations welcome for presenter. Call 503-288-8303 to register.
Join music historian Gordon Neal Herman for parts two and three of this three-part series (Oct. 16, Nov. 20, & Dec. 18), which traces how the combining of marching bands and ragtime gave rise to Dixieland jazz, and how the big bands grew out of the dance band movement’s discovery of jazz. Come to one or both presentations.
Bring your stories about your relationship with food and find a place of support and encouragement while we explore all things food and nutrition to our more personal food-related struggles and successes. All are welcome! Facilitated by Gail Adams, MScN (Master of Science in Nutrition).