Friday, May 31: Zumba Gold

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 weekly party at the Hollywood Senior Center, Friday, May 31 3:30-4:30pm. All fitness levels welcome. Please call 503-288-8303 to register.

Friday, May 24: Pizza and a Movie: “If Beale Street Could Talk”

Enjoy a pizza lunch and movie on May 24 for only $3.00, the best deal in Portland!

Get pizza, salad, drink and dessert for a suggested donation of $2.00. Lunch is served at 11:30 am and tickets are on sale at 9:30 am.

Wait…there’s more!

The movie,”If Beale Street Could Talk,” will be shown Friday, May 24 at 1 pm. In this Drama/ Romance, a woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiance innocent of a crime.

Tuesday, May 21: Organizing for Joy Workshop:Creating a Supportive Home Environment

Organizing for Joy: Creating a Supportive Home Environment

Professional Organizer Alissa Fuchs of Abridged Organizing LLC will discuss how our environments can affect our mental health and well-being at the Hollywood Senior Center on Tuesday, May 21, 2:00-3:00pm. She will explore how to downsize and let go of items while observing the memories and stories these items evoke, and how to organize your home to support your current life. Please contact the HSC at 503-288-8303 to register.

 

Saturday, May 18: Viva 50! Fashion Show

 

                      A Fashion Show with a story: Older adults are a force for good!

                                                                                  Saturday, May 18. 2:00-4:00 pm

                       This fashion show, which celebrates women age 50-plus in nonprofits includes:

                     Bridge City Tango

                   Raffle Drawings

                      Light Refreshments and Wine

                                                                     OUR LIVES, OUR WAY Presented by Che Figata!

                                          Join us for this event at the Lloyd Center, Lower Level, West End.

                                                                Contact: intrigue50plus@gmail.com   Walk-ins welcome.

                   A portion of the proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Hollywood Senior Center.

 

Fridays, starting May 17: Zumba Gold

 

 

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 at the Hollywood Senior Center, Fridays, starting May 17 3:30-4:30pm. All fitness levels welcome. Please call 503-288-8303 to register.

Tuesday, May 14: The Practice of Health

Helping those who seek transformation, whether weight-loss or improved interpersonal relationships, takes a commitment of time and practice. Learn the core elements of “The Practice of Health” program. Larry Jacobson, LCSW, MPH, at the Hollywood Senior Center Tuesday, May 14 10:00-11:30am. Larry  will lead this free interactive wellness program that stimulates the body, mind and spirit simultaneously. Please call 503-28808303 to register.

Wednesday, May 8: Ikebana Series: Japanese Floral Design

Spring is the best time to explore Ikebana, focusing on seasonal floral material and negative space to create works of Japanese floral art. New students should come at 12pm to learn basics, & then stay for the 12:30 class for returning/experienced students. Come to the Hollywood Center , Wednesday, May 8, 12:00-1:30 to enjoy this class. There is a $5 to instructor for materials. Please call 503-288-8303 to register.

Tuesday, May 7: Back to Back Cooking Classes!

Join us for some cooking and tasting joy!

        Tuesday, May 7-New Seasons Cooking Demo: Fermented  Veggies

 

       Justin and his team from the  Grant Park New Seasons  will  offer a cooking  demo and tasting at The Hollywood Senior Center.

                                                  Walk-ins Welcome.

 

 

                            

  Tuesday, May 7- 3:00-4:00pm- Angele’s Armenian Cooking Demo: Mediterranean Dips.

       Armenian chef Angele Mahshigian will be at the Hollywood Senior Center to teach  participants  how  to  make hummus  and baba ghanoush.

      Please call the Senior Center at 503- 288-8303 to reserve a spot.

 

 

May 6: Riders Club Trip: The Mercado (Latin American Food Carts)

The RideWise Ride Ambassador, who will hand out free transportation tickets and lead the group, will meet participants in the Hollywood Senior Center Lobby on  May 6 at 10:30 and then head to The Mercado, a colorful, open venue offering Latin American grub from multiple vendors, a butcher, and a food market. Eat lunch, have dessert, and shop at what many consider to be one of Portland’s best food cart pods. Please call 503-288-8393 to register. And remember to bring money for lunch!