Senior Center Events

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John Booth Senior Center
229-1/2 S. Eaton Street,

Monday, Sept. 26: Flu shots for seniors, 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Come in for you free flu shot.  You do not need to pre-register.

Wednesday, Sept. 28: “Americana: The Boys of Fall.” This is another annual event as we celebrate what is great about America. From 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., we will celebrate football. Lunch, games, prizes and other fun activities. Call the center for info.

Wednesday, Oct. 5: Sour beef and dumplings at the center.  Cost:  $7 center members; $10 non-members.  Reservations with payment must be made by September 29.

Wednesday, Oct. 12: D Coach Bus Trip to Delaware Park. $30 center members, $33 non-members. Rebate $30 play.  Sign up with payment by Oct.3. Limited number of seats available.

Thursday, Oct. 13, Health & Welfare, with blood pressure check, 10 a.m. and podiatrist:  Dr. Youngworth 10:30 a.m.-noon

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 1 p.m. Members meeting

Wednesday, Oct. 26, Decorate a pumpkin with other center members.

Monday, Oct. 31, Halloween Party and 45th anniversary of the John Booth Senior Center. Cost:  $10 members, $13 non members.

Note: John Booth Senior Center was named for John T. Booth, a Baltimore City Councilman in the 1940’s.  We plan some fun with a catered luncheon, a fun time with John Booth memories and a magician.  Sign up with payment by Oct. 24.

Bingo for seniors every Friday 12:15 p.m. to approximately 2:30 p.m. Call for more information.

The Hatton Center
Fait and Linwood avenues,

Thursdays: Wii at 9 a.m., aerobics at 10:30 and lunch at 11:30. On Thursday, Oct. 13 there will be a special event, “Bingo on the Boat.” Call the center for details.

Fridays: Art class at 10 a.m., bus to Wal-Mart also at 10, and bingo at 12:30 p.m.

Mondays: Exercise at 9 a.m., cards at 10:30 and eating together at 11:30. The center is closed on October 10 for Columbus Day. There will be massages by appointment on Oct. 17 and 31 beginning at 10 a.m. The Red Hatters are meeting at 11 a.m. on Oct. 17.

Tuesdays: Faith and Life series begins on October 4 at 10 a.m. and will continue weekly. Eating together is held at 11:30. On October 25 there will be a House Council meeting at 12:30 p.m.

Wednesdays: Sept. 28, lunch at 11:30 a.m., blood pressure check at 12:15 p.m. and general information meeting at 1. Speaker Rosemary Hill will discuss important papers.

Oct. 5: The Hatton Book Club will discuss “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian” at 12:30 p.m. On October 12, there will be chair Yoga with Kerry, and on Oct. 19, legal assistance by appointment.

The Alzheimer’s Association of America is sponsoring National Memory Screening Day Tuesday, Nov. 15. The Hatton Center will offer screenings beginning at noon. Call the center to participate.

Call the center if you are interested in computer class, Spanish, T’ai Chi or art class.

The Allen Center
1404 S. Charles St.,
South Baltimore

The following are the typically scheduled activities; however, there are exceptions to this schedule. See at the end of the list. Call the center to find out how special activities will affect the day’s schedule:

9:30 a.m., Trip Talk
10 a.m., Board games
11 a.m., Exercise with John
Noon, Lunch
12:45 p.m., Monday Bingo

9:30 a.m., Games
10 a.m., Nutrition Class
Noon, Lunch
12:45 p.m., Wii Bowling

11 a.m., Board Games
Noon, Lunch
12:45 p.m., Po-Ke-No (Bring your pennies)

10 a.m., Computer Class
11 a.m., Line Dancing with John
Noon, Lunch
12:45 p.m., Friday entertainment

Special Activities: Please note that these may change regularly scheduled activities; call the center to see how schedules have been affected:

Wednesday, Oct. 5: Baby Boomer Senior Expo from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 7: The schedule will include a 10 a.m. computer class, a trip to Dollar Tree with lunch on your own ($3 donation/person) and the center will be open for independent activities.

Monday, Oct. 10: Center closed for Columbus Day. No activities.

Tuesday, Oct. 11, Regular schedule with the addition of blood pressure screening at 11 a.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 12: The schedule will include 11 a.m. board games, noon lunch, 12:45 p.m. Po-Ke-No (bring those pennies), and a trip to Delaware Park which costs $30/person.

Friday, Oct. 14: In addition to all the regular Friday activities, this is National Dessert Day. Call the center for information.

Monday, Oct. 17: In addition to the regular Monday actities, there is Spanish class at 10 a.m.

Monday, Oct. 24: In addition to the regular Monday activities, there is Connie’s Corner at 10 a.m. and Spanish class at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, Oct. 31: In addition to the regular Monday actities, there is Spanish class at 10 a.m.

Lunch for Seniors
Canton Baptist Church hosts a free lunch for seniors age 60 and up Thursdays from noon-2 p.m. All seniors are welcome. For info call 410-563-1177 or check

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