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Seniors Calendar - February 2003

Phone Numbers have Area Code 410 if not mentioned.

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Senior Network of North Baltimore at 5828 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212 is holding the following events for seniors:

  • Lunch Bunch, Fridays at 12 p.m., $2 donation for seniors. Lunch and a movie included. Call 410-323-7131 to make your reservations.
  • Bridge Club, Thursdays,12—2 p.m. If you would like to play or would like more information, call 410-323-7131.
  • Bridge Clinic, Tuesdays, 10 a.m.—12 p.m. Bill Long, a bridge veteran, will be the instructor. If you would like to learn, give us a call at 410-323-7131 to sign up.
  • Crochet Club, Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m. Learn and help make an afghan for a Senior Network fund raiser. Call 410-323-7131 if interested.

2003 Florida Winter Getaway—St. Augustine & Jacksonville-Savannah, March 16—22, $449 per person, which includes tours of St. Augustine and Jacksonville, Dinner Cruise & Show on the St. John's River, Wagering at Jacksonville's Orange Park Kennel Club, deluxe motorcoach transportation, 6 nights deluxe accommodations including 4 nights in Florida, 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners). For more information and reservations contact Mary Swem at 410-323-7131.

Painting Class, Thursdays, through March 6, 1—3 p.m. Cost is $15. This ten week painting class will offer Oil, Watercolor and Acrylics. The instructor is Suzanne Rossman. If interested, call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Gentle Yoga for Seniors, Fridays through February 21, 9:30 —10:30 a.m. Cost is $25. Yoga rejuvenates the body, mind, emotions and spirit. Join Joanna Brandt, certified Kripalu Yoga Instructor for a ten week session. Call 410-323-7131 for more information or to sign up.

Exercise Class, through April 2, Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Cost is $15. Start the New Year off with an exercise program. If interested, call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

T’ai Chi Class, through March 31, Mondays and/or Thursdays. Cost is $15 for one day and $25 for two days a week. For more information and to register call 410-323-7131.

Line Dancing, Wednesdays, through March 13, 2—3:30 p.m. Cost is $15. Learn a variety of line dances: cha cha, country western, electric slide and more with Nancy Sullivan. Call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Computer Classes: Intro to Excel, Thursdays through Feb. 20, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Cost is $35. Topics include: creating budgets, calculating figures, making charts and formatting tips.

MS Word—A First Look (WORD 101), Thursdays through Feb. 20, 11 a.m.—1 p.m. Cost is $35. If you are interested in doing a few letters or need to brush up on your word processing skills, this course is for you. Call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Desktop Publishing, Thursdays through Feb. 20, 2—4 p.m. Cost is $35. This course using MS publisher will help you create high quality flyers, cards, business cards, and even newsletters. If interested call 410-323-7131.

Advanced Internet (201), Fridays through Feb. 21, 8:30—10:30 a.m. Cost is $35. Learn how to use search engines to find items of interest, do research, and look for people. If interested, call 410-323-7131.

MS Word - Beyond the Basics (WORD 202), Fridays through Feb. 21, 11 a.m.—1 p.m. Cost is $35. This course takes a closer look at the creation of tabs and tables, use of drawing tools, features such as auto-correct, envelopes, labels, borders and shading and the use of headers and footers. If interested call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Introduction to PC & Internet (INTRO), Fridays through Feb. 21, 2—4 p.m. Cost is $35. Want to use computers but still are hesitant and in need of knowledge? This course is for you! If interested, call 410-323-7131.

Rainbow Dinner Theatre, Tues., Feb. 11, 9:30 am to 5 p.m. Cost is $55. The show is "Not Now My Darling." Enjoy an afternoon of laughter along with a fabulous buffet lunch. Call 410-323-7131 to reserve your space.

The Statesman and The Spy, Wed., Feb. 26, 8:45 a.m.—4:30 p.m. Cost is $65. We will be visiting the Frederick Douglas House, having lunch at Sequoia Restaurant and visiting the International Spy Museum. Call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Informational Hearing Seminar by American Hearing Centers, Tues., Feb. 4, 10 a.m.—12 p.m. A few services they provide are: A 10 to 20 minute speech on hearing and hearing loss, a question and answer period, a brief personal screening for anyone interested, minor repairs, cleanings, and adjustments on all make and model hearing instruments at no charge. Call 410-323-7131 to sign up.

Welcome/Orientation meetings at The Wellness Community are held twice a week to help you learn about free, professionally facilitated services for people/families with or impacted by cancer. Meetings are held every Tues. at 7 p.m. and Thurs. at 12 p.m. No appointment necessary. Contact Jeff Klug, LCPC, Program Director for further information. The Wellness Community, 901 Dulaney Valley Road, Suite 710, Towson, MD 21204. Phone: 410-832-2719, Fax: 410-337-0937, email: , or see our website:

Joseph Senior Life Center holds the following this month: Councilman John Cain of the 1st District will hold a forum on redistricting at the Joseph Center, 430 S. Broadway, on Fri., Feb. 21 at 10:30 a.m. The public is invited. RN staff from The Visiting Nurse Association of Maryland will present a talk on “Your Medicare Benefits for Home Care and Hospice” at the Joseph Center, 430 S. Broadway, on Thurs., Feb. 27 at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome.

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