Thursday, May 21, 2020

FM #272 Senior Center Updates 5/15/20 (audio)

FM #272 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 272 in the series.

This session shares my conversation with Director Karen Alves and soon to be Director Erin Rogers of the Franklin Senior Center. We had our conversation via conference bridge to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

Meetings going virtual
  • 50+ job seekers
  • Caregiver support group
  • 1-800-QuitNow
  • Daily diversions available on SeniorCenter page
  • Nurse Trish to start Balance Sessions via Zoom

Meals for breakfast or lunch coming in June = “Curbside Cafe”

The recording runs about 25 minutes, so let’s listen to my conversation with Karen and Erin    Audio file =

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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana" c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.

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FM #272 Senior Center Updates 5/15/20 (audio)
FM #272 Senior Center Updates 5/15/20 (audio)

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