Friday, August 9, 2013

Hockomock Area Y: Active Older Adult Day - Sept 5

The Hockomock Area YMCA Live Y’ers will sponsor the community’s annual Active Older Adult Day on Thursday, September 5th from 8:30am to 1:30pm at the Y branch located at 300 Elmwood Street in North Attleboro. Highlights include continental breakfast, activities, workshops, and a barbeque lunch featuring live entertainment by Dave Valerio. The cost for the day is $5 and all are welcome.

Community organizations represented during Active Older Adult Day will include GATRA, CVNA, Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Ameriprise Financial and more, offering tips and information. Also, guests are encouraged to try something new or check out a longstanding interest. 45-minute workshops on a variety of topics will be available, including: Balance, Family History, Healthy Lifestyles, Reflexology, Yoga, Travel, LIVESTRONG at the YMCA, Jewelry Making and much more! Come for the day, for the workshops or just for lunch, whatever fits your schedule.

Live Y’ers brings people together, age 50 and over, with the commitment to the advancement of healthy lifestyles achieved through the nurturing of mind, body and spirit. Members meet monthly to plan overnight trips, day trips, lectures, special events, exercise classes, and more. Anyone interested in attending the September 5th Active Older Adult Day is invited to attend. You do not have to be a member of the Y.

To register for the event, please call a Hockomock Area YMCA branch: Franklin 508.528.8708 | Foxboro 508.643.2423 | North Attleboro 508.695.7001. Or, for further information, contact Live Y’ers Coordinator Anne Lonzo at 508.643.5260 or Pre-registration is suggested but not required.

About the Hockomock Area YMCA
We believe that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we work together to invest in our kids, our health, and our neighbors. That’s why, at the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side by side with our neighbors in our community to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive. Reach Out for Youth and Families is our annual support campaign to provide a YMCA experience to more than 15,000 local children and families in need.

No comments:

Post a Comment