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Grateful thanks to our Annual Sponsors:

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FEATURED EVENTS


PSRC'S FALL BENEFIT —
"A NIGHT OF COMEDY"

Saturday, October 6, 7:00 p.m.

Featuring Bob Nelson & The Stress Factory’s Vinnie Brand 
Co-hosts Bill Spadea & Jessica Gibson of New Jersey’s most listened to radio station NJ 101.5

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON!





NEW, NEWS, & NOTEWORTHY

 

JUNE DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE:

FOOD INSECURITY 
Food insecurity: the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. Food insecurity is often thought of as synonymous to hunger.    READ MORE


COMPUTER GURU:

HOW TO "CLEAN" YOUR PC
by Don Benjamin

Does your computer seem slow these days? Perhaps you’ve been told it’s because: 1. Your Downloads folder has too many files…    READ MORE

 



COMING SOON

JUNE PROGRAMS

(listed in chronological order)

All programs and classes are free and held at the 
Suzanne Patterson Building unless otherwise indicated


FIRST FRIDAY FILM — “THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI
Friday, June 1 at 1:00 p.m.

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town’s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command, Officer Dixon — an immature mother’s boy with a penchant for violence — gets involved, the battle is only exacerbated. 
Starring: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell
Running time: 1 hour, 55 minutes 

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MEN IN RETIREMENT — “MANAGING AND TREATING DIABETES
Friday, June 1 at 2:00 p.m.

Dr. Suriender Kumar, an MIR member, will be discussing the latest developments in managing and treating the different types of Diabetes.
All are welcome.

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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:

June 5Stephen Petranek: Your kids might live on Mars. Here’s how they’ll survive.
June 12Jonathan Haidt: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives 
June 19Hasan Elahi: FBI, here I am! 
June 26Jane Caro: Growing Old: The Unbearable Lightness of Aging*
*This Ted is in conjunction with PSRC’s collaboration with the Princeton Public Library on aging.

For more information visit TED.com.
REGISTER HERE  


FYI SEMINAR:

“NON-OPERATIVE TREATMENT OF KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS
Friday, June 8 at 1:00 p.m.

Scott Curtis, DO, a board certified, fellowship trained physician who specializes in the care of sports related injuries and general musculoskeletal care will present an evidence-based approach to non-operative treatment of knee osteoarthritis.
Dr. Curtis has always had a passion to help people maintain an active, pain-free life and he is excited to pursue that passion with the rest of the team at Princeton Spine and Joint Center.

Sponsor: Homewatch CareGivers

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WOMEN IN RETIREMENT — “BIZARRE AND UNUSUAL PATENTS”
Friday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m.

Summer is almost here with lots of opportunities to enjoy the warm weather. At this month’s WIR meeting we will talk as a group about our favorite local activities and day trips. Please join us to share your experiences and discover additional fun ways to take advantage of all that our area has to offer. All are welcome.

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FYI SEMINAR:

“FROM STRESS TO VITALITY: ADD YEARS TO YOUR LIFE & LIFE TO YOUR YEARS
Friday, June 15 at 1:00 p.m.

Join Dr. Carleen Thum of Gentle Chiropractic in Skillman, NJ, for a dynamic presentation on health and wellness based on the principles of natural healing. Healing restores health and is the foundation for wellness. What are the best practices to stimulate natural healing in the body? Unmanaged stress is the leading cause of degenerative disease and declining wellness in our society. How do we deal with unmanaged stress? This informative program offers a constructive approach to rethinking how we perceive health and shifts the conversation from disease care to wellness care. Individual health screenings by appointment can be scheduled for all who attend. 
Sponsor: Van Dyck Law

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

This group addresses the many kinds of issues that can arise during the transition to retirement. The group is facilitated by John George, PhD, licensed psychologist, and Dave Roussell, MSEd, MSW, LSW, PSRC Care Coordinator and HomeFriends Coordinator.

REGISTER HERE


TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP “21ST CENTURY TRANSPORTATION SERVICES — LYFT & UBER
Tuesday, June 19 at 12:00 noon

In this class, you will get an introduction to the two leading transportation services — Lyft and Uber. You will learn how to set up the Lyft and Uber Apps on your smart phone and how to use them. This workshop will show you how to choose your pick-up and drop-off locations, select a tier of service and request a ride, track your driver until he/she arrives, track your location and ETA during your ride, and more. You will also get a comparison of Lyft and Uber services.
Class is limited to 8. Registration required. No fee.
Instructor: NB Sreenivasan

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FYI SEMINAR:

“BREAST HEALTH: EMPOWERING EDUCATION
Friday, June 22 at 1:00 p.m.

Nora Siklosi Szabo of the YWCA’s Breast Cancer Resource Center will discuss early detection and self-awareness. Nora is the BCRC Outreach & Education Coordinator. 
Sponsor: Artis Senior Living 


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

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


ENRICHMENT CLASSES:

DRAWING WITH ALEX NEW Monthly Classes!
Mondays at 10:30 a.m.
$26/month/residents, $35/month/non-residents

WRITING YOUR LIFE WITH BETTY LIES 
Mondays at 10:30 a.m. 
$36/residents, $48/non-residents 

WORD PLAY (POETRY) WITH RICE LYONS
Mondays at 2:00 p.m.
$5/quarter

PAINTING WITH CHRISTINA  NEW Monthly Classes!
Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.
Painting with watercolor and acrylics.
$26/month/residents, $35/month/non-residents


COSMOLOGY
Thursdays at 9:45 a.m.
$5/quarter. Peer-led science discussion.
Contact brucewallman@gmail.com for more information.

 

MULTIMEDIA ART WITH HANNAH
This class is on hiatus from June 1st to early September.

 

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Financial assistance is available to those for whom the fee is a hardship; please ask at the front desk at the Suzanne Patterson Building or Spruce Circle.



EXERCISE  & FITNESS: 

AEROBICS
Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:15 a.m.
Register through the Princeton Recreation Department 609.921.9480


CHAIR EXERCISE
Mondays at 11:30 a.m. and Fridays at 12 noon 
Spruce Circle


CHAIR YOGA
Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.

EARLY BIRD AEROBICS
Every weekday morning at 8:00 a.m.

TABLE TENNIS
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:30 - 4:00 p.m. Free

YOGA
Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

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MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS:
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


BEREAVEMENT 
Monday, June 18th at 1:00 p.m.
Corner House 19

CAREGIVERS 
Monday, June 11th at 2:15 p.m.
NEW TIME & LOCATION
Monument Hall East Conference Room

CHILDREN OF AGING PARENTS 
Thursday, June 7th at 4:30 p.m. 
SPECIAL TIME THIS MONTH
Suzanne Patterson Building

GRANDPARENTING
Tuesday, June 19th at 1:00 p.m.
Suzanne Patterson Building


NEXT CHAPTER Widows/Widowers:
Tuesday, June 12th and 26th at 10:30 a.m.
(Meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month)

Suzanne Patterson Building - new location due to parking constraints at Spruce Circle

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There are no fees associated with any of these groups.



WEEKLY SOCIAL GROUPS: 
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CRAFTY PEOPLE 
Fridays days at 10:00 a.m.
Spruce Circle

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


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


GLOBAL CONVERSATIONS (FORMERLY LETS TALK IN ENGLISH)
Mondays at 1:00 p.m.
Spruce Circle

Fridays at 9:30 a.m.
Redding Circle


MEN IN RETIREMENT
Friday, June 1st at 2:00 p.m.
Monument Hall Main


TED TALKS
Every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. 
Suzanne Patterson Building


TRANSITION TO RETIREMENT
Friday, June 15th at 3:00 p.m.
Suzanne Patterson Building


WOMEN IN RETIREMENT
Friday, June 15th at 10:30 a.m.
Suzanne Patterson Building


REGISTER HERE
There are no fees associated with any of these groups.

 

GAMES:
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SOCIAL BRIDGE
MAH JONGG
SCRABBLE AND OTHER 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 June 2018 newsletter.

 

 



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45 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ 08540
Suzanne Patterson Building 609-924-7108
Spruce Circle 609-252-2362
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Hours:
Suzanne Patterson Building 9AM-5:00PM
Spruce Circle 10:00AM-4:00PM,
Every Weekday Unless Otherwise Noted