June 28: Healthier Living for Your Brain & Body

The AlzheimAAer Association will offer “Healthier Living for Your Brain and Body” at the Hollywood Senior Center Wednesday, June 28, from 1 to 2:30 pm. This workshop will teach participants about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity, and social engagement. Plus, you’ll learn how to turn hands-on tools into a plan for healthy aging.

To register for this workshop, please call the Alzheimer’s Association to 800-272-3900.

June 22: Riders Club Heads to Dragon Boat Art Show

This month the Hollywood fire-on-the-water-banner_2017Senior Center Riders Club will head to the DRAGON BOAT ART SHOW, Fire on the Water, at Antoinette Hatfield Hall in downtown Portland. Riders are asked to meet at 9:15 am in the Hollywood senior Center lobby on Thursday, June 22. Free bus tickets will be provided when traveling with the RIDE AMBASSADOR to the show, which starts at 10 am. To register, please call 503-288-8303. Please note: A minimum of 3 people are needed for free fare to the event.

June 19: “Fred Astaire–His Life in Pictures” Persentation

Please join GORDON NEAL HERMAN at the Hollywood Senior Center Monday, June 19, from 1 to 2 pm for “Fred Astaire: His Life in Pictures.” Gordon, a multi-talented musiciFredan, will show video clips from Fred Astaire’s movie and TV career to demonstrate his dance skills.

From dancing on stage with his sister, Adele, to dancing with Ginger Rogers and others on the silver screen, Fred Astaire brought dance to its pinnacle in musicals.

To reserve your seat, please call 503-288-8303. The cost for this multimedia presentation is $5.

June 9: Pizza Lunch & Movie (“Hidden Figures”)

PleaseHidden join us at the Hollywood Senior Center for pizza lunch and a movie on Friday, June 9. At 11:30 am, have a delicious and filling lunch (a slice of pizza, salad, bread sticks, a beverage, and dessert) for a suggested donation of $2. Tickets for the lunch go on sale at 9:30 am.

At 1 pm, we’ll show Academy Award-winning film, HIDDEN FIGURES, for a suggested donation of $1. Hidden Figures tells the story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

For just $3, you can enjoy a fabulous feast,  an extraordinary movie, and wonderful company. It’s one of the best deals in Portland.

 

 

June 8: Elder Fraud & Abuse Forum

Multnomah Coulorettasmithjpg-d08e3c60daa6acb8nty Commissioner LORETTA SMITH will host a Special Elder Fraud & Abuse Forum on Thursday, June 8, at 12:30 pm. The forum will bring together experts from Multnomah County’s Aging and Disability program, the Sheriff’s office, the Oregon Department of Justice and other key partner organizations. At the forum, you will learn how to: safeguard your information, spot a potential fraud, stop a scammer, recognize signs of abuse, and report a concern. To sign up, please call 503-288-8303.

June 7: Rose Festival Junior Parade

Tparadehe Rose Festival Junior Parade will take place in the Hollywood District of Portland on Wednesday, June 7, at 1:00 pm. The parade marches on NE 40th right in front of the Hollywood Senior Center.

 

Due to street closures, these classes will be cancelled:

11:00 am: Arthritis Exercise
1:00 pm: Tai Chi with James
2:00 pm: Gentle Yoga
2:15 pm: Advanced Tai CHi for Health
3:30 pm: Beginner Tai Chi for Health

Check back here or at the center for other class cancellations.

 

 

June 6: Medicare Fraud! Does It Happen in Oregon?

Please joiFraud Imagen us at the Hollywood Senior Center on Tuesday, June 6, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm for a workshop titled, MEDICARE FRAUD! DOES IT HAPPEN IN OREGON?. Learn how to prevent and recognize fraud by avoiding the latest telephone scams, understanding your Explanation of Benefits, keeping your information safe, and reporting any problems or mistakes. To reserve your seat, please call 503-288-8303.