Program Resources

We are currently producing more virtual programs. Check back often for new content!


 
LGBTQ+ PRIDE CELEBRATION
Wednesdays, beginning June 2 through June 30, 11:00 a.m.
Registration required, no fee
PSRC is honored to partner with the Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice as we celebrate Pride Month. We will explore ways in which we can promote, include, and amplify the visibility of the LGBTQ+ community.
 
Getting to Know Transgender with Denise Bowker
June 23 at 11:00 a.m.
 
Armchair Activist: What You Can Do to Make a Difference
June 30 at 11:00 a.m.
 
PSRC LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration Series is sponsored by Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
Full session list and descriptions HERE.
 
NEW! EVERGREEN FORUM SUMMER SAMPLER

Wednesdays, beginning June 9 through June 30
1:00–3:00 p.m.
Fee: $70 for the four-session series
While an exciting fall Evergreen Forum semester is being planned, we invite you to participate in our June “Summer Sampler” — four virtual classes on four different topics that will give you a taste of the wide variety of intriguing courses we offer year-round.
 
Wednesday, June 23, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
American Opera, Harold Kuskin
 
Wednesday, June 30, 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Brief Introduction to Klezmer Music in America, Bob Mehlman and Bill Selden
 
 
Full descriptions HERE.

 

 
 
 
TED TALK
Tuesday, June 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Frederick Imbo: How not to take things personally. (YouTube)
First we watch a TED Talk, then we discuss it. Discussions are facilitated by Helen Burton. All are welcome.
(NOTE: Once registered, the Zoom link remains the same each week)
REGISTER HERE
 
THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT
Mondays & Wednesdays, June 22, 23, 28, & 30
10:00 a.m. – Suzanne Patterson Building
Set during the Cold War era, orphaned chess prodigy Beth Harmon struggles with addiction in a quest to become the greatest chess player in the world. Join us for seven episode series. Starring: Anya Taylor-Joy, Chloe Pirrie, Bill Camp
Click HERE for episode screening dates.
Registration required, no fee.
 
THE CROWN, SEASON 4
Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 22, 24, & 29
1:00 p.m. – Suzanne Patterson Building and virtual format
The New York Times, Annalisa Quinn: “The fourth season of The Crown is dense with rivalry, intrigue and — this being the era of Diana, Princess of Wales — hair spray.”
Season 4 begins in 1979 and travels to 1990 — Margaret Thatcher, Lady Diana Spencer, Charles and Diana’s tour of Australia and New Zealand, the Falklands War, the Buckingham Palace break-in, and much more. Register once is for all eight episodes. Click HERE for episode screening dates.
Registration required, no fee.
 
FYI SEMINAR — “UNDERSTANDING MEMORY LOSS”
Friday, June 25 at 11:45 a.m.
Memory loss that disrupts everyday life is not a normal part of aging. This program explores the difference between normal age-related memory changes and abnormal changes that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, including some of the common warning signs. The presentation also reviews the importance of receiving a thorough diagnostic evaluation when symptoms first arise, current treatment options, and research regarding healthy aging.
 
Juliana Leach is the programs and services specialist at Alzheimer’s New Jersey. She has a Master of Social Work with concentrations in gerontology and policy practice. At Alzheimer’s New Jersey, Juliana operates the statewide helpline, facilitates support groups, and presents community education programs.
Registration required, no fee.
 
TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP — “COMPUTER SECURITY”
Friday, June 25 at 1:00 p.m.
Join us for a one-hour tutorial where you’ll learn about security breaches such as hacking and “phishing,” malware types and prevention, phone scams, and best practices designed to help you keep your data private and your documents backed up.
Instructors: PSRC Tech Volunteers Josh Stone and Don Benjamin
Registration required, no fee.
 
PRINCETON: PLANNING THE FUTURE AND PRESERVING THE PAST
Monday, June 28 at 2:00 p.m.
Michael La Place, Princeton Municipal Planner, will explain how the Princeton Planning Department works and describe the role and function of the Planning Board. He will discuss major projects around town and will include of time for discussion and questions.
Princeton Municipal Planner, Michael La Place
Registration required, no fee.
 

UPCOMING IN-PERSON PROGRAMS:

Monday, June 21:
10:00 a.m. – The Queen’s Gambit (episodes 1 & 2)
To register for The Queen’s Gambit, see the description above.
 
Tuesday, June 22:
1:00 p.m. – The Crown (episodes 5 & 6)
To register for The Crown, see the description above.
 
Wednesday, June 23:
10:00 a.m. – The Queen’s Gambit (episodes 3 & 4)
To register for The Queen’s Gambit, see the description above.
 
1:00 p.m. – Games Day
 
Thursday, June 24:
1:00 p.m. – The Crown (episodes 7 & 8)
To register for The Crown, see the description above.
 
Monday, June 28:
10:00 a.m. – The Queen’s Gambit (episodes 5 & 6)
To register for The Queen’s Gambit, see the description above.
 
2:00 p.m. – Princeton: Planning the Future and Preserving the Past
Princeton Municipal Planner, Michael La Place
 
Tuesday, June 29:
1:00 p.m. – The Crown (episodes 9 & 10)
To register for The Crown, see the description above.
 
Wednesday, June 30:
10:00 a.m. – The Queen’s Gambit (episode 7)
To register for The Queen’s Gambit, see the description above.
 
1:00 p.m. – Games Day
 
Read in-person program descriptions HERE.
 

VIRTUAL SUPPORT GROUPS:

GLOBAL CONVERSATIONS
Mondays at 1:00 p.m.
 
NEXT CHAPTER: WIDOWS & WIDOWERS GROUP
Tuesday, June 22 at 11:00 a.m.
 
LET’S TALK
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m.
 
Read group descriptions HERE.
 
 

TECHNOLOGY LAB

While the PSRC building remains closed, the Technology Lab continues to serve clients remotely. Our dedicated volunteers are available and responding to requests. Once you submit a request, one of our volunteers will contact you, normally within one business day, to set up an appointment to help you.
Fill out request form HERE.
Please note that Zoom assistance is available, please click HERE to request tech help.
 
Zoom Meeting Instructions
Step-by-step Zoom meeting instructions can be found HERE.
 

For any questions about programs and groups, please email programs@princetonsenior.org and you will be connected with the program team member who can best assist you.

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