Times given are approximate.

Confirm times & additional details at the Chili Senior Center.

We also ask that you fill out a registration card prior to attending any events.

For some events Chili residents will be given priority for sign up. As space allows, non-residents will have the option to sign up.

Just a reminder – please use one event form for each person and for each event. Name, address, & phone numbers will be required for each person.

SAFETY REMINDER:  PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THAT WHEN YOU ARE WITH THE SENIORS ON A TOWN SPONSORED ACTIVITY, IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT YOU STAY WITH THE GROUP. IF YOU HAVE CONCERNS, PLEASE TALK WITH THE STAFF PERSON IN CHARGE OF THE TRIP. PLEASE DO NOT ASK THE BUS DRIVER, SENIORS, OR VOLUNTEER FOR PERMISSION. WE MUST KNOW THE WHEREABOUTS OF SENIORS AT ALL TIMES. THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR COOPERATION. Mary Anne Sears

 

Inclement Weather – Closing procedure: If it is a lunch day, which is a Monday or Thursday, and the “Office for the Aging” cancels Lunch Club 60, the Center is still open. This announcement will be made on channels 8, 10, and 13. The Chili Senior Center is closed only if the Town of Chili is closed. This decision is made by Supervisor David Dunning. There will be a message on the answering machine, 889-6185.

Eldersource

An Eldercare advisor will be at the Center to provide guidance in eldercare situations. No appointment is necessary. First come, first served.

Monday, Jan. 14th & Feb. 11th from 10:00 am – Noon.

Zentangle – Presented by Marilyn Colby.

Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, & fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Anyone can use it to create beautiful images. It increases focus & creativity & provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well-being.

Thursdays, Jan. 17th, Feb. 7th & 21st from 1:30-2:30 pm.

Cost: FREE!

Friday Movie – Pay It Forward

Just imagine you do a favor & tell the person to pay it forward to 3 people and in turn each pays it forward. Trevor starts a chain reaction of goodness for his social studies project. A bittersweet and uplifting tale.

Starring Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt, & Haley Joel Osment

Released 2000 PG13 – 2 hr 3 min

Friday, Jan. 18th @ 1:00 pm.

“Creative Expressions ” Colored Pencil Class

Join this class. Simple guided step-by-step instructions. Techniques include applying color, layering, blending, etc. No prior art experience or drawing skills are required what-so-ever.

Thursdays, Jan 24th, Feb. 14th, 28th, Mar. 14th, 28th, Apr. 11th

@ 2:00 pm. Make up class Apr. 25th if needed

Cost: $20/6 week session

Please sign-up at the desk in advance.

“60 Expressions in 60 Minutes”

“So that’s where that expression came from!”

Presented by Tom Boyce

A one hour presentation about the origin of words or phrases. Find out where phrases such as, “Saved by the bell,” “Graveyard shift,” “Get off your high horse,” Eaves droppers” originated.

Friday, Jan. 25th @ 10:00 am

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at the desk in advance.

Super Soup & Etc

Serving at 11:30 am

Join us for some tasty food to keep us warm on the inside!

Friday, Jan. 25th – Broccoli & Cheese

Wednesday, Feb. 6th – Italian Wedding

Wednesday, Feb. 27th – Michael’s Luncheon Casserole

Wednesday, Mar. 20th – Italian Sausage & Tortellini

Cost: $2/person/day

You must sign up for each day separately!

Please sign up and pay at the desk in advance.

“Musique” Concert

Sit back & enjoy a variety of music while strolling down memory lane.

Tuesday, Jan. 29th @ 11:00 am

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at desk in advance.

Tai Chi Presented by Lifespan

Tai chi combines slow movements with deep breathing. Benefits include increased strength, balance & posture. Also helps prevents falls, improves mind, body & spirit, reduces stress and increases relaxation.

Wednesdays & Fridays, Jan. 30th – Mar. 22nd

10:00-11:00 am

Cost: $10/person includes book

Wear comfortable clothing. You are encouraged to attend all sessions.

Please sign up and pay in advance.

Friday Movie – TBA

Friday, Feb. 1st @ 1:00 pm.

Voices and Visions Meeting

You are a part of Chili Senior Center.  Bring your questions and concerns to the meeting as we look to the future.

Monday, Feb. 4th @ 11:00 am

All are welcome.

The History of Violins

Have you ever wondered how violins were made? How do they produce the beautiful sounds they make? Join Ken Sullivan for this presentation and see some of his award winning violins & get a glimpse of what goes on behind the scene.

Tuesday, Feb. 5th @ 10:00 am

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at the desk in advance.

Super Soup & Etc

Serving at 11:30 am

Join us for some tasty food to keep us warm on the inside!

Wednesday, Feb. 6th – Italian Wedding

Wednesday, Feb. 27th – Michael’s Luncheon Casserole

Wednesday, Mar. 20th – Italian Sausage & Tortellini

Cost: $2/person/day

You must sign up for each day separately!

Please sign up and pay at the desk in advance.

Blood Pressure Monitoring

It’s important to have your blood pressure checked on a regular basis. Blood pressure checks will be available to you,

no appointment is needed.

Please note: This does not take the place of regular check ups by your doctor.

1st Thursday of the Month – Thursday, Feb. 7th

10:30 am until Noon

Cost: FREE!

Zentangle – Presented by Marilyn Colby.

Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, & fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Anyone can use it to create beautiful images. It increases focus & creativity & provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well-being.

Thursdays,  Feb. 7th & 21st from 1:30-2:30 pm.

Cost: FREE!

Breaking up with Sugar

Presented by Pam Gardephe, “Live Well for Health.”

Are you addicted to sugar? We will learn about the effects added sugar has on the body, how to recognize it in our foods, & consider the potentially toxic effects. We will also build awareness around & learn how to break addictive eating patterns. Each class will add a little home fun to apply what you are learning between sessions. You may choose to reduce or eliminate sugar from your diet for good during the course. Limited sign-up.

Fridays, Feb. 8th, 15th, 22nd & Mar. 1st

from 9:30 – 11:00 am

Cost: $10/person for full course.

Please sign up & pay in advance.

Valentine – Greeting Card Class

Greeting Card class is back! Join us to make two handmade valentines (or you can use as birthday, get well, thinking of you, etc.) All supplies are included.

No experience is necessary. Would love to have you join us!

Friday, Feb. 8th @ 1:00 pm

Cost: $2/person

You Must sign up by Monday, Feb. 4th.

Limited sign up.

Eldersource

An Eldercare advisor will be at the Center to provide guidance in eldercare situations. No appointment is necessary. First come, first served.

Monday, Feb. 11th from 10:00 am – Noon.

Mended Hearts

Mended Hearts is a national & community based organization that offers the gift of hope to heart disease patients , their families & caregivers. The group offers a variety of programs. Come & hear Bruce’s story & the importance of staying active. Everyone is welcome.

Tuesday, February 12th @ 2:30 pm.

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at the desk in advance.

Excellus Health Care

A representative will be on hand to answer any questions that you may have regarding healthcare, insurance and/or Medicare.

Wednesday, Feb. 13th @ 10:00 until 12:00

No appointment is needed.

Complimentary Community Blood Pressure Check

Stop in to have one of the professional and caring Providers from the CHS Mobile Integrated Healthcare check your blood pressure. The best way to know if you have high blood pressure is to have it checked. Learn what the numbers mean and what they mean to your health. We will also provide you with a card with your readings to share with your physician.

The second Wednesday of each month.

Feb. 13th from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Chili Senior Center.

Hot Dog Wednesday

Attention Euchre players and hot dog lovers. We will be grilling up hotdogs for you. First come, first served. When they are gone – they are gone.

Wednesday, Feb. 20th @ 12:00-12:30 pm

$2/Hotdog & Beverage.   Pay that day.

Zentangle – Presented by Marilyn Colby.

Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, & fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Anyone can use it to create beautiful images. It increases focus & creativity & provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well-being.

Thursdays, Feb. 21st from 1:30-2:30 pm.

Cost: FREE!

Oasis Tap Dancers

The Oasis Tappers are a senior group of ladies & gentlemen ages 60-99 who love to tap dance! Wait until you see them dance & move. You will be envious. The group has been together for many years & they have loads of fun.

Friday, Feb. 22nd @ 1:00 pm

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at the desk in advance.

Rochester Patent Medicine Man

In the late 19th century, Rochester was the third largest producer in the U.S. of patent medicines (i.e. over the counter medicines.) Learn about the products, who produced them, and if they worked.

Tuesday, Feb. 26th @ 10:30 pm

Cost: FREE!

Please sign up at the desk in advance.

Super Soup & Etc

Serving at 11:30 am

Join us for some tasty food to keep us warm on the inside!

Wednesday, Feb. 27th – Michael’s Luncheon Casserole

Wednesday, Mar. 20th – Italian Sausage & Tortellini

Cost: $2/person/day

You must sign up for each day separately!

Please sign up and pay at the desk in advance.