Category: Senior Moments

February Notes

It’s February. Looking for places to visit this month? The Department of Aging offers day trips to a variety of museums, theaters and parks throughout this month. Trips fill fast, so register soon. For more information, call 301.600.7020 anytime, or…

Resolutions or Habits

It’s the New Year! The traditional time to make some new resolutions! The dictionary says that a resolution is: “to reach a firm decision about something (i.e. resolve to get more sleep).” How many of us have broken our resolutions…

December Programs

Take time for yourself this holiday season! The Urbana Senior Center offers a variety special programs and speakers. Here are some highlights of our December programs. Tai Chi: Mondays, 1:30 p.m., starting Dec. 3 Improve balance and strength of body;…

Senior Moments

The grandchildren are back to school. Summer vacations are over. Autumn is fast approaching. Now is the time to visit the Urbana Senior Center. September is National Senior Center Month! Here are some highlights of our fall programs: Tai Chi:…

Local Farmers’ Markets

Did you know the average American consumes 300 pounds of fresh produce per year? It’s August, and the local farmers’ markets have a large variety of fresh, locally-produced fruits, vegetables, bakery and meat products for sale. The U.S. Department of…

Celebrating July

Usually when we think of July, we think of July Fourth and celebrating the Independence of the United States. However, because of a congressional resolution, or a presidential proclamation, or a cultural tradition, or an historical event — July is…

Older Americans Month 2012

May is Older Americans Month, a perfect opportunity to show appreciation for the older adults in our community. Since 1963, communities across the nation have joined in the annual commemoration of Older Americans Month, showing our commitment to celebrating the…