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Senior Snippets, Oct. 12 edition

by | Oct 10, 2022 | Featured

The Hopkinton Senior Center is open Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. For a more extensive listing of programs and services, including lunch program menus, as well as a newsletter, check hopkintonseniorcenter.com. Anyone with questions can call 508-497-9730. The Senior Center also has a Facebook page that provides updates on resources, programs and events.

Staying in Control
Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2 p.m.
Seniors should make sure they have the people in place (through power of attorney and health care proxy) to help with things if they become incapacitated, and that they have made it clear how they want things to be handled if they can’t handle them. Elder law attorney Arthur Bergeron will present the horror stories and the ways to prevent them. Pre-registration is requested for this program.

Diwali Bling-Let’s Explore the Markets of Delhi
Thursday, Oct. 20, 9:30-10:30 a.m. (Zoom)
It’s time to celebrate the festival of lights. India is a diverse country. It’s a country known for its architecture, food, culture, languages and different textiles, and it’s equally famous for celebrating all the festivals in a big way. To celebrate India’s biggest festival and know more about it, Komal will take attendees for Diwali shopping on a tour, explain the different rituals and experience Diwali bling. Call the Senior Center for the Zoom link.

Art Appreciation: The Art of Ancient Greece
Thursday, Oct. 20, 1-2 p.m.
This presentation will include a thorough overview of the amazing innovations of Greece’s ancient pottery, sculpture and architecture — describing Greece’s world-famous classical time period and setting the stage for ancient Roman creations.

Dementia Friends Information Session
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 1-3 p.m.
Check the Hopkinton Independent calendar page for details on this program.


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