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Safe Driving Class Offered For Seniors

Safe Driving Class Offered For Seniors

| June 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

AARP, a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization that helps people 50 and over improve the quality of their lives, will offer safe driving training from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. June 25 at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave, Annapolis. Cost for this one-day training is $12 for AARP members and $14 for […]

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Senior Center Plans Trip To Greenbrier

Senior Center Plans Trip To Greenbrier

| May 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Senior Activity Center members can sign up now for a trip to Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va. The trip, scheduled for Dec. 11 – 13, includes a two-night stay at the resort which boasts fine dining, more than 50 activities, designer boutiques, a world-class spa and a 103,000-square foot gambling and […]

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Virtual Dementia Tours

Virtual Dementia Tours

| May 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support Program at the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities has scheduled a Virtual Dementia Tours® Education Program on June 20, 2013 (6:30 p.m.) at the Arnold Senior Activity Center, 44 Church Road, Arnold, MD. […]

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South County Senior Center Plant Sale

South County Senior Center Plant Sale

| May 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

South County Senior Center’s annual plant sale will be held May 7, 8, and 9, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. The sale features hanging baskets, hibiscus, mandevillas, herbs, and small planters, all at great prices. There’s also a ‘Garden Shop’ with a variety of plant related items. The sale is presented by the center’s ‘Hearts […]

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Ginger Cove Wins Award

Ginger Cove Wins Award

| April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ginger Cove, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in Annapolis, Maryland has received Highest Honors from the Pennsylvania-based management research firm Holleran Consulting for significantly exceeding national benchmarks in satisfaction as reported by residents of independent living communities across the country. The anonymous survey was conducted by Holleran Consulting in November 2012 among 256 […]

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Artists Without Limits

Artists Without Limits

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Commission on Disability Issues announced today that it will hold an Opening Night Reception on Thursday, April 25th to kick off the 2013 Artists Without Limits Art Exhibit. The reception will be held from 4:30 to 6:00p.m. at the Arundel Center, 44 Calvert St. in Annapolis, and is open to the […]

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Encore Creativity Announces Summer Program For Older Adults

Encore Creativity Announces Summer Program For Older Adults

| March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Adults, age 55+, are invited to expand their mind, body and talents by attending one of the premier performing arts institutes for older adults – the Encore Summer Choral Institute at St. Mary’s College of Maryland in Historic St. Mary’s City – sponsored by Encore Creativity for Older Adults. The institute, now in its 6th […]

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Free Tax Prep For Certain County Seniors

Free Tax Prep For Certain County Seniors

| February 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Trained tax volunteers will be available at all of the Anne Arundel County Senior Centers now through April 5th. Each Senior Center has designated days and times when tax preparers will be available and they do not accept walk-ins. Anne Arundel County residents who are over age 55, with an Adjusted Gross Income of $49,000 or […]

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Virtual Dementia Tours

Virtual Dementia Tours

| January 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support Program at the county Department of Aging and Disabilities has scheduled two (2) free Virtual Dementia Tours® Education Programs in February. On-line and telephone registration begins January 25 and space is limited. The Virtual Demential Tour® (VDT) […]

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South County Holiday Events For Seniors

South County Holiday Events For Seniors

| November 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The South County Senior Center in Edgewater announces the following upcoming events: Monday, December 3, 12:30 pm “Genealogy Club” ~ “Getting Started” ~ by Bobbie Bold and Etta Sue Haggerty. This is meant to help those who want to get started in genealogy, however, all are welcome!  Wednesday, December 5, 1:00 pm “Storyteller Jon Spelman” ~ Jon […]

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Musical Activities At Annapolis Senior Center

Musical Activities At Annapolis Senior Center

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Seniors, age 55 and up, are invited to enjoy some concerts in December at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis. The Heritage Harbour Chorus, a local chorus from Heritage Harbour, will sing songs from the Nutcracker and other winter favorites at 1 p.m. Dec. 5. The Pascal Go-Getters, an entertainment troupe […]

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Learning To Eat Right At Annapolis Senior Center

Learning To Eat Right At Annapolis Senior Center

| November 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sheryl Hoehner, a registered dietitian and licensed dietitian-nutritionist, will offer seven weight loss and healthy eating classes at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis. Participants will learn ways to lose weight, decrease sodium and increase fiber in diets, and to reduce overindulging during the holidays. Classes will be held from 9:30 […]

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Free Concerts At Annapolis Senior Center

Free Concerts At Annapolis Senior Center

| November 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Senior Activity Center members are invited to attend three free concerts at the center in November. The center is located at 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis. Linda Barrett will give a musical tribute to veterans at noon Nov. 13. The Best Years Band will play music of the 1940s at 12:30 p.m. Nov. 27. […]

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Annapolis Senior Activity Center To Receive Donation

Annapolis Senior Activity Center To Receive Donation

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Filmmaker David Lynch is donating to the Annapolis Senior Activity Center in memory of Bushnell “Bush” Keeler, a center art teacher who died in August 2012.  Lynch will give the donation to the center to provide scholarships for seniors studying art at the center. The donation will also provide their art supplies. The idea for the […]

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Foster Grandparents Recognized

Foster Grandparents Recognized

| October 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) at the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities held a “Carnival Recognition” on Friday, Sept. 14, at Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church in Severna Park. The county’s more than 50 Foster Grandparents were among the volunteers who serve in more than 300 FGP projects sponsored and managed by local […]

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Pets On Wheels & Mom And Me Life Enrichment Programs

Pets On Wheels & Mom And Me Life Enrichment Programs

| October 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Want to cheer up a lonely person by visiting with your pet or young child? Consider signing up for an orientation session to be held in October for the Pets on Wheels, Mom and Me, and Life Enrichment programs. The Life Enrichment program provides weekly visits to residents of nursing homes and assisted living sites […]

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Department Of Aging Wins Award

Department Of Aging Wins Award

| September 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities is a winner in the 21st annual National Mature Media Awards Program. The program, presented by the Mature Market Resource Center, a national clearinghouse for the senior market, recognizes the nation’s finest marketing, communications, educational materials, and programs designed and produced for older adults. The Department’s annual resource directory, “Services for […]

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Ginger Cove Teams Up With Weitzman Agency

Ginger Cove Teams Up With Weitzman Agency

| August 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annapolis-based advertising firm Weitzman Agency has been selected by Ginger Cove, Annapolis’ premier life care retirement community, as agency of record. Weitzman Agency will develop and manage an integrated marketing and public relations program utilizing a variety of communication strategies and tactics. “Weitzman Agency has the creative reputation and strategic marketing skills to help tell […]

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County Offers Virtual Dementia Tours

County Offers Virtual Dementia Tours

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Virtual Demential Tour® (VDT) is a scientifically proven method designed to build sensitivity and awareness in individuals caring for those with dementia. It is a dementia simulation tool created to assist anyone in understanding the condition.To help family caregivers understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia, the National Family Caregiver Support […]

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County Warns Residents On Affordable Care Act Scam

County Warns Residents On Affordable Care Act Scam

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities has joined with the Federal Trade Commission to warn the public about scammers and the Affordable Care Act. According to the FTC, no sooner had the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on the health legislation than scam artists began working the phones. Claiming to be from the […]

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Patsy Cline Tribute–Senior Bus Trip

Patsy Cline Tribute–Senior Bus Trip

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

A $25 deposit is being accepted now for the Oct. 25 trip to the Patsy Cline Tribute Show at New Hope Winery in New Hope, Pa., hosted by the O’Malley Senior Activity Center Trip Committee. The total cost is $89 with final payment due Sept. 19. The Tribute to Patsy Cline will be performed by […]

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Living Well Workshops Scheduled

Living Well Workshops Scheduled

| June 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Do you suffer from a chronic condition such as diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure, heart disease, chronic pain or anxiety? If so, the Living Well with Chronic Conditions Workshops can help you to take control of your life again. You can get the support you need from this Stanford University program taught by the Anne Arundel County Department […]

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