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News and Events

Zumba Gold Thursdays

Emily Brenner, instructor leads Zumba Gold for seven Thursdays from 1:15-2:15.  Session begins Apr 11 and runs through May 30  No class Apr 25.  This class is free thanks to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mass in partnership with SilverSneakers(R)

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– – Emily Brenner photo courtesy of Ohm Wellness Center

 


Reiki Therapy Tuesdays

Akemi Minami, certified Reiki therapist, offers 25-minute appointments to Brookline residents over 60 and Senior Center volunteers.  Sessions: 9-12 noon Tuesdays.   $7/session  Five-treatment books:  $25    617. 730. 2777


Computer Tuesdays + Thursdays

Meet with Fran Pechenick for computer basics, email and internet Tuesdays 12-2..  Dan Siagel does individual half hour sessions Tuesdays 12-2. Dan works with Smartphones, tablets and laptops Apple, Windows, and Android.  By appointment only. Call Olga Sliwa:  617. 730. 2768

Plus, Alan Shepro is here Thursdays in the computer lab from 2-4 for drop-in visits.  If it has a chip, he can help.


Bridge Fridays

Bridge guru Jan Davidson welcomes experienced players Fridays at 9 am.  Join us for revolving games.  617. 730. 2760


Senior Chorus Fridays

New members welcome, no audition.  Led by Joe Reid, Fridays at 10:30


Join the Fitness Center

Be a member:  Includes strength training and cardio equipment, small group classes, relaxed atmosphere, and help from a personal trainer. Sharon Devine: 617. 730. 2769


Ping Pong Fridays

Join Lin Sasman, ping pong coordinator, Fridays 1-5 pm.


Rummikub Fridays

The new Rummikub group meets Fridays from 9-11:30 with leader Hedwig Baillie.


French Conversation Tuesdays

We meet Tuesdays from 12:15-1:15.  New members, regardless of proficiency, welcome.  groupe en est un de conversation Français-Anglais


Chess Thursdays and Fridays

Play Thursdays, 1-3 pm.  Bring a board or use ours.   Julie Washburn:  617. 730.2760

Beginners!  Three Brookline High School seniors, co-captains of their chess club, are here Fridays from 3-5 for lessons and games.  Patricia Burns:  617. 730. 2743


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    Gallery 93  through April 30

    Oh, The Places I’ve Been, photography by Patricia J. Burns

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    AGE FRIENDLY BUSINESSES

    Be one:  http://www.brooklinecan.org/age_friendly_business.html

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    LIBRARY CONNECTION

    The Library Connection delivers library material to home bound Brookline residents. Volunteers will deliver. If you want to be a volunteer or receive the service, contact volunteer coordinator Patricia Burns: 617. 730. 2743

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    WONDER WOMAN, RUTHANN DOBEK:  

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    BOSTON 25 TV: SHOP PROGRAM

    http://www.fox25boston.com/news/shopping-for-seniors-brookline-program-creates-bond-between-seniors-students/704932381

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    NEWSLETTER

    – – Find the newsletter here, at the library, Town Hall, banks, Stop & Shop on Harvard, Star Market on Beacon and Brookline Booksmith.  The best way to get one is subscribe: for $10 we’ll mail it to you for a year.  If you’re a retailer with space for newsletters, call us.  We deliver.  Advertise with us:  Click for ad specs

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    PLANNED GIVING

     

    – – Consider leaving a legacy to the Senior Center.  Your bequest is a gift of hope.  Please call Ruthann Dobek, director:  617. 730. 2756 and help us secure a bright future. Brookline Multi-Service Senior Center Corp  (EIN 04-2719972), a Massachusetts non-profit corporation.