Port Huron Senior Center

810-987-8811


Supervisor: Don Fick

600 Grand River Ave., Port Huron, MI 48060

Upcoming Activities

For more information or to RSVP for any programs or events, call 810-984-5061, ext. 129. Be sure to view our Facebook page for more information @Port Huron Senior Center - Council on Aging.

PLEASE NOTE: Any of the programs listed with a specific date/time are canceled if the Senior Center is closed.

FEBRUARY

Parkinson’s Support Group will meet on February 7 at 1:00 p.m. They meet on1st Wednesday of each month.

Book Club will meet at Zebra Bar on Tuesday, February 6 at 1:00 p.m. The book they will be discussing is Golden Hour by Beatrix Williams.

Doll Club will meet on February 14 at 10:30 a.m. They meet on the second Wednesday of each month.

Cooking for One on February 5 and February 12 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Over the course of fi ve lessons, you will learn ways to make cooking for yourself simple and enjoyable.

UHY Tax Advisors will be here on February 15 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Helpful tips to help seniors prepare and file taxes.

Nature’s Picture Frame with Carolsue on February 20 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. You will be given a neutral 5”x7” frame and we will decorate with delicate moss, pink/red rose buds, many colorful perennials, ferns, preserved leaves, star anise, tansy and other botanicals. Give as a beautiful gift or keep as a family treasure for years. Bring newspaper for the tables and a glue gun. Cost is $22.

Senior Talent Show on February 20 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the Port Huron Museum Carnegie Center. See some of our gifted seniors share their talents. Ticket sales to see the Senior Talent Show will be donated to the Council on Aging’s Port Huron Senior Center. You will also have the opportunity to call in to provide a donation.

Smartphone Basics on February 20 and 21 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Would you like to learn more about using your smartphone? Students from Port Huron Norther’s National Honor Society will be sharing information on calls, texts, contacts, applications, email, Facebook and more.

Senior Snowball Dance on February 21 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. Join us for an exciting evening of dinner, live music, dancing and more. Please wear white if possible. Tickets are $25.

Eastern Michigan Bank Grandkid and Family Scams Prevention on February 22 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. A manager of Eastern Michigan Bank will be sharing how to spot these scams and what you can do to avoid being a victim.

Lake Huron Medical Center Steps to Safety/Prevent Fire & Falls at Home on February 27 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. You will learn resourceful information, receive tips, and discuss a checklist to help you avoid fires and falls at home.

MARCH

Book Club will meet at McCormick's (2326 Conner Street, Port Huron) on Tuesday, March 5 at 1:00 p.m. The book we will be discussing is 11-22-63 by Stephen King.

Herbal and Old-Fashioned Organic Perennial Gardening with Carolsue McCue on March 4 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. You will learn how to create this garden with minimal effort to return year after year with gorgeous colors, fragrances and flavors. Also some tips on how to use what you've grown including teas, wreaths, recipes, insect repellents, potpourri and drying. Handouts to take home too. Bring a notepad. $25.

Art Therapy with Watercolor Painting with Sara on March 13 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. Must register by March 8.

March Mania Silent Auction will be March 18-22. Bidding will close at 12:00 noon on March 22. Come see and bid on the many baskets available.

Reinvention Seminar with Dr. Frank Jenio, Ph.D. on March 18 from 10:00-11;30 a.m. The retirement book focuses on what you will do with yourself during a longer life. It navigates you through choices and transitions that are part of ending one phase of life and beginning another. $25 for the presentation also includes a copy of the book Don't Retire: Reinvent Yourself.

Mindfulness Meditation and Well-being Informational Meeting with Joanna Podlewska-Ely, DPT, Certified Mindfulness Meditation Instructor on March 18 from 11:30 a.m - 1:00 p.m. Improving our ability to manage life's physical and emotional challenges to enhance well-being. Attend the information meeting to understand what will be covered in the 6-week series and to ask questions. The 6-week series is $60 and takes place on Mondays from March 25 - April 29.

  1. Health benefits of meditation, body scan meditation
  2. Trauma and mindfulness
  3. Love, kindness, compassion - sending positive energy to circles around us, be more loving by practice
  4. Leaning into difficulty and self-compassion
  5. Noticing the good, gratitude and mindfulness of eating
  6. Open awareness mediation

First-time Caregiver Class presented by VNA/BWH on March 26 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Receive guidance on learning how to care for someone else, prioritizing time, handling additional stress, scheduling and organizing appointments, taking time for self-care, contact phone numbers/resources and more.

Seashell Picture Frame Craft with programmer Cathy on March 21 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. Make a beautiful 5x7 picture frame using seashells.

DAILY SCHEDULE

MONDAY

10:00 Strength/Tone

11:00 Grief Support (3rd Monday of Month)

12:00 Duplicate Bridge

12:30 Mahjong

2:00 Parkinson's Maintenance Class

 

TUESDAY

9:30 Blue Water Art Association

11:00 Mini Bridge

11:00 Joann's Day (3rd Tuesday of Month)

12:00 Knitting/Crocheting Group

12:30 Line Dance

12:30 Mixed Bridge

12:30 Ladies Pinochle

1:00 Book Club (1st Tuesday of Month)

1:00 Alzheimer's Support Group (4th Tuesday of Month)

WEDNESDAY

9:30 Pinochle

10:00 Mini Bridge

10:00 Hand Quilting

10:00 Therapy Dogs (2nd Wednesday of Month)

10:30 Doll Club (2nd Wednesday of the Month)

11:30 Yoga/Pilates/Stretching

1:00 Parkinson’s Support Group (1st Wednesday of Month)

2:15 Strength/Tone

THURSDAY

9:00 Men’s Cards

9:00 Wood Carvers

10:00 Quilting Friendzies

1:00 Euchre

1:00 Spanish Club

FRIDAY

9:00 Men’s Group

10:00 Veteran's Group (3rd Friday of Month)

10:00 Strength/Tone

12:00 Penny Bingo

1:00 Canasta

2:00 Chair Volleyball

Thank You!

A special thank you to all of our members and community supporters.