January 12 Movie: Stronger

Please join us Friday, January 12, at 1 pm for Stronger, the inspiring true life story of Jeff Bauman. Bauman, an ordinary man, captures the hearts of his city and the world after surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and becomes a symbol of hope. The movie stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, and Miranda Richardson. On Friday, January 19, Stronger will be shown at 1 pm with subtitles.

Suggested donation: $1

 

December 9: New Horizons Big Band Holiday Concert

‘Tis the season of music at Hollywood Senior Center! On Saturday, December 9, at 10 am, the New Horizons Big Band will perform a holiday concert. The band’s mission is to keep big band music alive for Portland audiences. This concert will feature Christmas tunes, such as “Charlie Brown’s Christmas,” Christmas Time is Here,” “Sleigh Ride,” and many other favorites. Reserve your seat by calling 503-288-8303.

The Season of Giving at Hollywood Senior Center

A shout out to all who contributed to #GivingTuesday at the Hollywood Senior Center! We raised more than $2,600 (which is 6.5 percent of our 2017 Annual Appeal goal of $40,300!) that day. Thanks so much for supporting the older adults we serve.

Don’t worry, there’s still time to send your gift if you weren’t able to participate in #GivingTuesday:

1) Online via Razoo 
2) Drop off at our front desk
3) Mail to: Hollywood Senior Center, 1820 NE 40th Avenue, Portland, OR 97211

Please note: We take cash, checks, and credit/debit cards.

Thank you for helping us reach our 2017 goal. 100% of your gift is used for direct support of HSC services for older adults in our community.

Don’t Miss Our Annual Holiday Dessert Party on December 13!

Wear your most festive holiday sweater and come celebrate the season with us at the Hollywood Senior Center’s annual HOLIDAY DESSERT PARTY on Wednesday, December 13, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Bring your holiday cheer and your sweet tooth! Join Hollywood Senior Center, Revere Court, and Airbnb for an afternoon filed with delicious treats, friendship, and live music. To sign up for this fun and festive event, please call us at 503-288-8303.

Decmber 8: Pizza Lunch and “The Glass Castle” Movie

Please join us at the Hollywood Senior Center for pizza lunch and a movie Friday, December 8. Lunch is served at 11:30 am, with ticket sales starting at 9:30 am. Lunch includes a large slice of pizza, salad, bread sticks, dessert and a beverage. Our sponsor, Glisan Care Center, also has a raffle with great prizes including local gift certificates and treats. Suggested donation: $2

At 1 pm, we’ll show THE GLASS CASTLE, starring Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, and Naomi Watts. A young girl comes of age in a dysfunctional family of nonconformist nomads with a mother who is an eccentric artist and an alcoholic father who stirs his children’s imagination with hope as a distraction to their poverty. Suggested donation: $1

Please note: In December, due to the holidays, we’ll only show one movie (twice!) this month. The Glass Castle will be shown with subtitles on Friday, December 15, at 1 pm.