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John Booth Senior Center
229-1/2 S. Eaton Street, Highlandtown
410-396-9202

Wednesday, Jan. 20, Seated Massage with Madhu,10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Donation:  $10 for 15-minute seated massage. Members meeting, 1 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 21, Blood pressure check by Johns Hopkins Bayview, 10 a.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 27, Roll of the dice horse races, cost $1. Join us as we try out our new game at 12:30 p.m.
The Hatton Center
Fait and Linwood avenues, Canton
410-396-9025
Wednesday, Jan 20:
lunch at 11:30 a.m. 12:30 p.m. movie is “Notes on a Scandal” with Judi Dench and Cate Blanchett.
Thursday, Jan 21: video walk at 9 a.m., Wii play follows, then aerobics at 10:30, lunch at 11:30, computer class at noon and ta’i chi at 12:30 p.m..
Friday, Jan 22: art class at 10 a.m. and bingo at 12:30 p.m.
Monday, Jan 25: video exercise at 9 a.m., massage at 10 and cards at 10:30.
Tuesday, Jan 26: Wii play at 9 a.m., eating together at 11:30. The house council meets at 12:30 p.m. and Yoga classes are from 5-7:45 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan 27: lunch at 11:30 a.m., blood pressure checks at 12:15 p.m., general information meeting at 1 with a guest speaker from Bravo Health at 1:30 and from BGE at 2.
Are you ready for some fried oysters or turkey and trimmings? We’re headed to Lewistown on Saturday Feb. 13, so stop by to make a reservation. The bus leaves at 10 a.m. and returns at 4 p.m.
Membership dues are due now.
If you have diabetes or have a family member who does, sign up for a diabetes workshop to be held Mondays: February 1, 8, 22 and March 1 from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Word from AARP tells us that this year taxes will be filed electronically. The paper copy you receive will be for your files only. Call the Hatton Center now at 410-396-9025 to make your appointment.
Upcoming events include ice cream on Feb. 17, a St. Patrick’s party on March 17 and a trip to the mall on March 26.
The Commission on Aging will sponsor a Caregiver Conference on Friday, Feb. 19 at the American Brewery Building, 1701 N. Gay Street, from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., breakfast and lunch included. The topic is Caregivers: Get Healthy, Stay Healthy. Call Erin Collick at 410-396-1337 to register.
The Allen Center
1404 South Charles Street,
South Baltimore, 410-685-6224
Wednesday, Jan. 20:
10 a.m., board games; 10:30, exercise class; noon, lunch; 12:45 p.m., Po-Ke-No.
Friday Jan. 22: Maryland Senior Idol competition at Howard Community College, 1 p.m. Cost TBA.
Monday Jan. 25: 9:30 a.m., current events; 10, board games; 10:30, ¿Spanish Anyone? or Ages on Stages; noon, lunch; 12:45 p.m., Monday bingo.
Tuesday, Jan. 26: 9:30 a.m., Trip Talk; 10:30, nutritional workshop; noon, lunch; 12:45 p.m., Bible study.
Wednesday Jan. 27: trip to Charlestown Casino, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $35.
Friday, Jan. 29: 10:30 a.m., line dancing; noon, lunch; 12:45 p.m., entertainment.
Volunteers Needed: Piano instructor, art instructor, licensed physical exercise instructor. Info: Ms. Ferguson 410-685-6224.
Deposits are due now for the trip to Atlantic City April 7-8. Cost is $109 and deposit is $75.

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