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NEWS & NOTEWORTHY

"The Appointment Ends. Now the Patient is Listening"

Click here to read the NY Times article of August 18, 2017.



AGE-FRIENDLY PRINCETON
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COMPUTER GURU
Malware and Other Maladies by Don Benjamin

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COMING SOON

All programs and events are free and are held in the Suzanne Patterson Building unless otherwise indicated. All are welcome.



REGISTRATION IS ONGOING FOR THE EVERGREEN
FORUM 
FALL 2017 SEMESTER.
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AUGUST PROGRAMS

COMPUTER LAB
Tuesdays, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. through August 30
Fridays, 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Bring your own laptop, tablet or other device or use one of our desktops; our compassionate and patient volunteers will be happy to help you. Just drop in.


AUGUST DOCUMENTARY FILM SERIES
Every Wednesday in August at 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 23: Movies of Color: Black Southern Cinem
Wednesday, August 30:  Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia

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FRIDAY SUMMER FILM FESTIVAL
Friday, August 25 at 1:00 p.m.
"HIDDEN FIGURES"
Based on the true story of brilliant African-American women at NASA—Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn and Mary Jackson— who were the brains behind one of the greatest operations in  history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit.
127 minutes

CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF ALL FRIDAY FILMS
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SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS
 

FIRST FRIDAY FILM: “LION”
Friday, September 1 at 1:00 p.m.   
A five-year-old boy gets lost in the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home, He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. Twenty-five years later he sets out to find his lost family. Starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara. 2 hours
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TED TALKS
Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.
First we watch a TED Talk, then we discuss it.
Discussions are facilitated by Helen Burton. All are welcome. This month’s topics:
September 5: Adam Grant: Are you a giver or a taker?
September 12: Alison Gopnik: What do babies think
September 19: Deeyah Khan: What we don’t know
about Europe’s Muslim kids

September 26: Andrew McAfeea: What will future jobs look like?
For more information visit TED.com.
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GADGET SUPERLAB
Tuesday, September 5 at 1:00 p.m.
Princeton University students will be at PSRC for a special technology lab to answer all your questions - on both MAC and PC operating systems. Bring your gadgets, and remember to being your username and password to access the internet. Just drop in.


INTRO TO iPAD
Thursday, September 7 at 10:00 a.m.
This class is for those just learning about the iPad and its basic uses and capacities. Remember to bring your username and password.

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FYI (Formerly “Lunch & Learn)
Friday, September 8 at 1:00 p.m.
Theia Senior Solutions
with Darlene Spagnola and Ashely Yuscavage.
Identifying housing and services for older adults: Home and community based options.

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MEN IN RETIREMENT
Friday, September 8 at 2:00 p.m. *
Self-Driving Cars: What Do They Mean for Our Future?”
There will be a short video followed by a discussion about how self-driving cars may affect how we get around, what they mean for housing, and how we
see them fitting into society. All are welcome.
* Note date change this month; the group usually meets
on the first Friday of the month. 

Location: Monument Hall Main
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GRANDPAL ORIENTATION
Wednesday, September 13 at 10:30 a.m.

We will provide an overview of the program at the orientation, and you may sign up for one (or more) sessions. You may also sign up to substitute for people who are ill or on vacation. Come one, come all! And bring your friends! Light refreshments will be served. 
Please call 609.924.7108 to register.

MORE ABOUT iPAD
Thursday, September 14 at 10:00 a.m.
Learn your way around email, taking and storing
photos, and downloading  and using your favorite apps (applications.) Remember to bring your username and password. Each class is limited to 10 people.
Instructor: Barbara Essig.

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WOMEN IN RETIREMENT
Friday, September 15 at 10:30 a.m.
2nd Anniversary of WIR!
Celebrate our second anniversary with a potluck brunch and lots of conversation. Join us in generating ideas for future programs and outings. Newcomers (or new members) are always welcome, along with everyone else! All are welcome.

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FYI (Formerly Lunch & Learn)
Friday, September 15 at 1:00 p.m.
21st Century Ride Services
with Monica Cepak from Lyft.
Learn how to meet your transportation needs using
21st Century ride services like Lyft and Uber.

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TRANSITION TO RETIREMENT
Friday, September 15 at 3:00 p.m.
This group addresses the many different kinds of issues that can arise during the transition to retirement. The group is facilitated by John George, PhD, Clinical Psychologist.
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THE KINDLE APP
Monday, September 18, 1:00—2:00 p.m.
Read books anywhere—on any device—and customize the experience so it looks the way you want. That’s what the Kindle App (or other eBook software) can do for you. Learn how to: get and set up the Kindle App on any of your devices; access books; and customize your reading experience. Bring your Apple or Windows device (including tablets and smartphones) with you to class. Enrollment limited to 8 participants. Instructor: Evelyn Sasmor. No fee.

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FYI: How to Talk to Your Doctor
Friday, September 22 at 1:00 p.m.
with Dr. Bill Green.
Dr. Green has decades ofexperience on both sides of the exam table and will share some ideas on how to decrease anxiety and prepare you for different types of doctor visits. He’ll also offer concrete suggestions to maximize benefits and reduce the common and frequent sense of missed opportunity. 

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SEPTEMBER MINI-SESSION CLASS
MULTIMEDIA ART WITH HANNAH
Thursdays, September 7 - 28 at 12 noon
A mini-session. For context and inspiration, instructor Hannah Fink begins each class with a short talk about an artist of note. Students are encouraged to work in their chosen medium, including watercolor, acrylic, oil or collage. Hannah has taught fine art at The College of New Jersey for more than 15 years, and is in her 30th year at PSRC. This mini-session precedes the quarterly class which begins as usual on October 1.
Fee: $24/ residents; $36/ non-residents.
 
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For complete program descriptions, please consult the
July/August Newsletter.



EXERCISE  & FITNESS CLASSES

AEROBICS: Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:15 a.m.
CHAIR EXERCISE: Mondays at 11:30 a.m., and Fridays at 12 noon *
CHAIR YOGA: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
EARLY BIRD AEROBICS: Every weekday morning at 8:00 a.m.
Register through the Princeton Recreation Department 609.921.9480
TABLE TENNIS: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. Free
YOGA: Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

*Location: Spruce Circle
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MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS: SEPTEMBER
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BEREAVEMENT: Monday, September 18 at 1:00 p.m.

CAREGIVERS: Monday, September 11 at 1:30 p.m.

CHILDREN OF AGING PARENTS: Wednesday, September 13 at 4:30 p.m.

GRANDPARENTING: Tuesday, September 19 at 1:00 p.m.


MEN IN RETIREMENT: Friday, September 8 at 2:00 p.m.

NEXT CHAPTER: Widows/Widowers:
Tuesday, September 12 at 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, September 26 at 10:30 a.m.


TRANSITION TO RETIREMENT: Friday, September 15 at 3;00 p.m.

WOMEN IN RETIREMENT: Friday, September 15 at 10:30 a.m.


* Location: Spruce Circle

There are no fees associated with any of these groups.
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WEEKLY SOCIAL GROUPS 
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TED TALKS: No meetings in August
Beginning September 5th, meets every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.


LET'S TALK: Wednesdays at 2:45 p.m. at Spruce Circle

LETS TALK IN ENGLISH: Mondays at 1:00 at Spruce Circle
                                     Fridays at 9:30 a.m. at Redding Circle

KNIT WITS: Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. at Spruce Circle

CRAFTY PEOPLE: Fridays at 10:00 a.m. at Elm Court


There are no fees associated with any of these groups
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GAMES
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For in-depth information about all the programs, groups, activities and resources we offer, please CLICK HERE to see the JULY/AUGUST 2017 newsletter.

 




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