299 Elm Street, Enfield,
News Release for the Week of April
A big thank you to
Mr. John Ferraro for donating a Merlin Electronic Magnifier
to the Enfield Senior Center. The Merlin
lets people with low vision read and write and regain visual independence. Stop in our Computer Lab and give it a try.
Join a Wadsworth Atheneum docent on Wednesday, April 18,
2018 @1:00 pm for the program: Explore Art from the Atheneum, an
interactive discussion of highlights from the Atheneum’s collections.
Participants will learn more about the history of the museum and its diverse
holdings through this hour-long exploration using poster reproductions of
collection objects. Call 860-763-7425 to sign up. This is a free program.
There will be an iPhone Planner class on Tuesday, April
17 at 1pm. This class is for those who want to learn the basic usage of the
iPhone contacts, calendar and reminders. Registered at the
Senior Center Office. R$3 and NR $4.
are still available for: A Tribute to the Platters on Friday, April 27
at 6pm. Tony Funches, former Lead Vocalist of the “Original Platters,” he will
be performing the nostalgic classic hits such as "Only
You," "The Great Pretender," "Smoke Gets in Your
Eyes," and many other timeless gems. Spend
a fun night out with us for just $10, including dessert and coffee.
A Jewelry Workshop is being offered on Thursday, April 19 from 1- 5 pm. Spend the afternoon crafting beautiful one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces.
Jewelry always makes a great gift. Instructor
supplies all the tools, and beads are purchased separately. Registered at the
Senior Center Office. R$8 and NR $9.
month’s movie is The Darkest Hour. While the German Nazi regime bombarded Britain
and continued its attack on Europe, the British were faced with choosing a new
Prime Minister. Their only hope was British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
(Gary Oldman). Churchill had to decide to focus on British military resistance
or negotiate a peace treaty with Adolf Hitler. Tickets are $2 at the door. Movie
starts at 4 pm on Thursday, April 19.
Registration deadline for May and June fitness classes is
Trip flyers are available on
our website at www.enfield-ct.gov/seniors or can be picked up at the Senior Center.
Day trips are available for sale on or after the trip sign-up date.
Wright’s Farm & Twin River Casino, May 24, 2018.
Cost $72 per person.
NYC by Land & Sea, June 19, 2018.
Cost $97 per person.
Red Sox Game at Fenway Park, June 24, 2018.
Cost $142 per person.
All You Can Eat Lobster at the Delaney House, July 11, 2018.
Cost $100 per person. Trip sign
up date is May 4, 2018.
Webster Lake Riverboat Cruise, July 31, 2018.
Cost $96 per person. Trip sign up
date is May 11, 2018.
The Lighthouses of Boston Harbor, August 29, 2018.
Cost $113 per person. Trip sign
up date is June 15, 2018.
Savor the Flavor, Providence, RI, September 19, 2018. Cost $98 per person. Trip sign up date is July 13, 2018.
Reservations are being accepted for multi-day
1000 Islands, Alexandria Bay, NY, June 6 – 8, 2018. Cost $513 pp/double.
Summer in the Green Mountains, Stowe, VT, August 6 – 8, 2018. Cost $401 pp/double.
Colorado’s Historic Trains, August 10 – 18, 2018. Cost $3,299 pp/double.
Atlantic City & Cape May, September 12 -14, 2018. Cost $339 pp/double.
Nashville Music City, October 9 – 16, 2018. Cost $1,763 pp/double.
Iceland, November 29 – December 5, 2018. Cost $3,759 pp/double.
American Queen River Cruise, New Orleans to
Memphis, December 2 – 10, 2018. Cost $2,599 inside cabin pp/double includes
Air, shore excursions and more.
Lunch reservations can be made by calling
860-763-7428. Comments, questions or concerns email SeniorCenter@enfield.org.
We look forward to hearing from you.