Please join Adrian Wayman from Green Box on Thursday, June 29, from 10:30 to noon to learn more about edibles, topicals, and tinctures. Green Box is a curated cannabis delivery service. The workshop will take place at Hollywood Senior Center. Please call 503-288-8303 to register.
The Alzheimer 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.
As we age we experience losses of many types, grief becomes a more common experience. Your healing takes as long as it takes. Learn from others and yourself how to find your own unique path through grief at the VIEWS workshop at the Hollywood Senior Center Wednesday, June 28, from 10:30 am to noon. Please call 503-288-8303 to register.
This month the Hollywood Senior 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.
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 musician, 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.
Dr. Evonne Serpa from Hearing Resources Audiology Center will offer a FREE workshop called “Discover Assistive Learning Devices: ALDs,” on Tuesday, June 13, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Dr. Serpa will demonstrate a variety of Assistive Learning Devices to work with your hearing aids, including FM systems and household alerting accessories. To reserve your seat, please call 503-288-8303.
Please 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.
Multnomah County 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.
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.
Please join 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.