Something for every senior at the Bay Village Dwyer Center!

Fall is a time of change, and when we start spending more time indoors. It’s also a great time to come to the Bay Village Dwyer Senior Center to experience the variety of programs we have for our residents. Our goal is to provide programs for wellness, mental stimulation, and social interaction every single day. In November, our activities include:

Thursday, Nov. 5, 9:30 a.m. – Tour of the Federal Reserve Bank. We’ll be taking a guided walk through this national historic landmark, a monument to superb craftsmanship and prosperity of the post-World War l era and learn about the operations of the U.S. central bank. Cost: $10.

Friday, Nov. 6, noon – Going to the Dogs. An entertaining program by “Kiss K-9s,” dogs who have gone through training with Noreen, the dog trainer at PetSmart. A hot dog lunch will be served! Please RSVP.

Friday, Nov. 13, 11 a.m. – Foods for Healthy Aging. Shannon  Fraley, Heinen’s wellness consultant, talks about foods and supplements that should be incorporated into your diet to help with digestion and decrease inflammation. There will also be a small tasting of some of the foods mentioned. Please RSVP.

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 12:45 p.m. – Painting the Modern Garden. A trip to the Cleveland Museum of Art to view the new exhibit that examines the role of gardens in the paintings of Claude Monet and his contemporaries. Cost: $25.

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 12:30 p.m. – Wellness Through the Senses and the Power of Meditation (Lunch & Learn). Use practical advice regarding the five senses to provide a sense of wellbeing and understand the impact of daily stressors and the ability to compact stressors through wellness methods. Sponsored by Hospice of the Western Reserve. Please RSVP.

Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Fridays at 9 a.m. – New CardioStrength Classes. For baby boomers and active, stronger seniors. Cost: $5/class, multiple-class discounts available. Silver Sneakers members are free.

Please call the Dwyer Center at 440-835-6565 if you are interested in any of these activities. All are welcome to visit the center, located at 300 Bryson Lane, for a tour and to see what else we have to offer.

Leslie Selig

Leslie Selig, Director of Community Services for Bay Village

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Volume 7, Issue 21, Posted 10:10 AM, 11.03.2015