January 2: New Volunteer & Participant Orientation

First Thursday of each month, 10-11am | FREE at the Hollywood Senior Center | Next Orientation: Thursday, January 2 | Call 503-288-8303 to register.

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. Call 503-288-8303 to register.

December 24: Computer Tutor: John Lucas

Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 9:45, 10:30 or 11:45am (2nd & 4th Tuesdays) | FREE! Donations to Hollywood Senior Center appreciated! By Appointment only: Call 503-288-8303

Sign up for a 45-minute session to get one-on-one guidance in understanding your electronic device. Please bring your electronic device and charging cord. Appointment times are 9:45, 10:30 or 11:45am

Technology for Seniors Workshop: There will be NO Technology for Seniors Workshops in December or January.

December 20: Zumba Gold

Mondays 9-10am & Fridays, 3:30-4:30pm | FREE! $1 donation appreciated

Love to dance and have fun? Long-time Zumba Gold instructor Debbie Karavias will get participants dancing to the beat of Latin-inspired and world music tunes while sneaking in both low and high intensity moves. Zumba classes are energizing, fun, and community-building. You’ll have so much fun; you’ll hardly notice you’re working out! Join the party. All fitness levels welcome!

         

December 19: Andee Joyce Show

Thursday, December 19, 12-12:30pm | FREE; donations for presenter welcome.

Andee Joyce, aka Normal Fauna, doesn’t sing just about her autism. Her “alternate wiring” affects everything she hears in her mind, the way she looks at the world, and the quirky, catchy rhythms she moves (and writes) to.  Andee, who was a finalist for the 2018 Oregon Coast Songwriting Contest, plays hand percussion, a loop pedal, uke bass, mini electric guitar and hand drum.

December 13: Portland Opera To Go presents “La Bohème”

Friday, December 13, 1:30-3pm | Suggested donation: $5 person | Call 503-288-8303 to register.

Portland Opera To Go is proud to present their beautiful production of Puccini’s “La Bohème.” The Opera tells the story of a love affair between a poor poet and equally poor seamstress in 19th-century Paris. Enjoyed by audiences of all ages. Drop-ins welcome, too.

Want pizza before the Opera? Pizza lunch starts at 11:30am. Pizza, salad and drink only $2 and one additional slice for $1 while they last.