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Activities include yoga, knitting, computer tutoring, clubs, gatherings, support

Activities include flower arranging

Yoga – Chair

Join Mandy Nelson, certified Yoga Instructor, for Chair Yoga and use a chair as a prop to do seated and standing poses. Through these postures you will gain a new awareness of your body and its alignment, and lengthen and strengthen your muscles. This is a gentle class and can be modified for more advanced students. Bring water and a pillow Mondays at 1 p.m. Thursdays at 9 a.m. Drop in. $3 per class.

Yoga – Busy Body/Mat

Mandy Nelson, certified Yoga Instructor, teaches a class for the more advanced student which utilizes standing and seated postures on the mat. You will explore your breathing throughout class and finish with a final relaxation that leaves students with a new inner peace. Bring your mat, bottle of water and pillow. Thursdays at 10 a.m. Drop in. $3 per class.

Tai Chi

Tai Chi with Michael Elliott on Wednesday, March 4 and 18 at 9 am.  All levels welcome.  Drop in and $3 per class.

Knitting Group

Join Jackie Samson for knitting class. Jackie shares her expertise with you on your own project. All levels welcome.  Plus it’s a wonderful way to meet new women.  Fridays at 10 a.m.

Computer Tutoring

Computer help is available at the Center.  Students or volunteers tutor you one-on-one on your iPad, Smartphone, laptop or other device. We have laptops and iPads here for you to use too! Android on Tuesday afternoons.  Apple products tutor times on occasion.  Call 967-8514 FMI.

Beginners Open Bridge  

This Open Bridge Group welcomes beginners.  Mondays at 1 pm. 

Co-ed Open Bridge

This Open Bridge Group welcomes intermediate players. Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. to Noon. Drop in.  A second Open Bridge Group plays Tuesday afternoons at 12:30.

Book Club

Wednesday, March 25 at noon.  “Elsey Come Home” by Susan Conley.

Wednesday, April 22 at noon.  “A Fatal Grace” by Louise Penny.

Cribbage 

A strategic card game for 2 to 4  players, using a cribbage board and pegs for scoring.  Wednesdays at 1 pm.

American Mahjong 

Wednesday and Thursday at 1 pm. 

Grief Support

Thursdays at 11 am.  This group is lead by Carol MacLeod, retired advanced practice nurse in psychiatry.  If you are interested in learning more, contact the Center.

Luncheons/Fellowship/Job Fair

St. Patty’s Day Luncheon – Wednesday, March 11 at Noon.  Traditional Irish Fare to the first 25 to sign up.  Due to our successful Giving Tuesday campaign in November 2019, this meal is free of charge.

March/April Birthdays Potluck – Friday, April 10 12:30 pm.  Bring a dish to share, the Center will get the cake!  Sign up required. 

Chowder Luncheon – Tuesday, April 21 at Noon.  Join us for Alisson’s famous delicious chowder here at the Center.  Salad, rolls and dessert too.  Sign up required.  Due to our successful Giving Tuesday campaign in November 2019, this meal is free of charge to the first 30 to sign up.

Men’s Group – Tuesday, March 10 at 1 pm.  Join us for the first meeting of the Men’s Group.  We will discuss interests, how the group will run, and listen to a TED Talk.  Sign up.  Next group is Wednesday, April 8 at 1 pm.

Friendly Friday Social Hour – Friday, March 20 and Friday, April 17 at 1 pm.  New members and old members are welcome to meet at the Center for a social hour with light refreshments.  Reach out and reconnect or make new friends.  Sign up required.

March Madness Cornhole Tournament – Saturday, March 28 from 1 to 3 pm.  Join us for some friendly competition and bring a potluck dish or snack to share.  Sign up in pairs or we’ll pair you with someone.  We’ll have March Madness on TV too.  Sign up at the desk.

Memory Lane Music Show – Friday, April 24 at 5:30 pm – Join us for an after hours special evening of music, history and trivia.  Michael Elliott, our Tai Chi teacher, brings us this program about Old Orchard Beach in the 1930s-1960’s.  Sign up required.  Free for members.  $5 nonmember guests.  25 seats available.  Light refreshments from Huntington Common.

Retired Workers Job Fair – Tuesday, April 7 – 11 am to 2 pm.  Check it out for seasonal, year-round, part and full time positions.  At the Park Street School Apartments in Kennebunk this year.  FMI visit www.gokennebunks.org.

Education

Keep it Legal – Monday, April 6th at 9 am.  Meet privately with Attorney Milda Castner and get your legal questions answered.  Sign up required for a 30 minute appointment.  Call the Center to sign up.  Members only.

Blood Pressure Readings – Monday, March 9 at 1:45 pm and Monday, April 13 at 1:45 pm.  Do you monitor your blood pressure?  Would you like a professional reading?  We have a Kennebunk Center for Health & Rehabilitation Nurse coming in to provide this service.  Free.  Sign up at the desk. 

 

Mindfulness with Mandy – Tuesday, March 17 and 24 at 10 am.  Join our wonderful yoga instructor for this informative workshop on mindfulness.  $15 covers materials for members.  $20 for nonmembers.  Pre-registration required.

How to Stay Healthy While Aging – Tuesday, March 24 at 1 pm.  Dr. Barry Salter joins us to talk about how to stay healthy as we age.  Dr. Salter is recently retired and willing to share his expertise with us.  Sign up at the desk.

SMAA Consultations – Wednesday, March 18 and Wednesday, April 15 – 12:30 to 3:30 pm;  Wednesday, February 22 – 12:30 to 3:30 pm.  Meet privately with a representative from Southern Maine Agency on Aging.  Call 800-427-7411 to make an afternoon appt.

Spring Flower Arranging Workshop – Wednesday, April 29 at 11 am.  Diane Trachimowicz is back to teach you how to make a May basket.  $15 per member.  $20 nonmember.  15 participants maximum.  Pre-registration is required. 

Debunking the code:  Health vocabulary words and their meaning.  Discussion with Kennebunk Center for Health & Rehabilitation and Constellation Health Services – Thursday, April 30 at 11:30 am.  Health terms can be confusing; join us to learn their true meaning.  Bring your questions and learn from health professionals.  Sign up please.

Bowling at Garden Street Bowl 

Thursdays from 12 to 2 pm.  Join Center members and others to enjoy 2 hours of bowling and shoe rental.  Just $10 a week. 

Movie Days

Friday, March 27 at 1 pm.  “Ford v Ferrari”  Call the Center to sign up.

Friday,  April 3 at 1 pm.  “Harriet”  Call the Center to sign up.