News at the Cranston Enrichment Center


The Care Concierge of New England

Friday, June 21 at 10 a.m.The Care Concierge of New England is a free service for seniors to help them find the right senior living option for them. They help navigate the ever-changing world of senior care. At this presentation they will explain the various senior living options available to seniors.

Book Club

A suspicious death, two families from the opposite ends of the economic spectrum – each with secrets to keep – and a love story entice the reader to keep turning the pages no matter how late it gets.

Who is in the Kitchen with M&M

Wednesday, June 26 at 10 a.m.This program will include cooking with local foods and a surprise guest.

Care to Connect Café

Wednesday, June 26, 1:15-2:15 p.m.Caregiving can be a lonely experience. The Care to Connect Café provides a safe and positive place for those dealing with the daily issues of being a caregiver. It also provides caregivers an opportunity to learn from others who face the same challenges. For more information, contact Jennifer at 780-6254.

Arthritis exercise classes

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:15 p.m.Beginning July 2, ending Aug. 8Instructors: Jennifer Kevorkian and Marylou Pearson

This free, six-week session will focus on a low-impact physical activity that will help you keep joints flexible and muscles strong, sleep better, increase energy and improve your overall outlook. To register, call 780-6000.

Dementia Friendly Community Series

Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m.Join us on our Journey as we explore the faces of memory loss. “Memory Loss: The Basics” will be held on July 9, followed by “Medically Caused Dementia” on July 23. “Dementia & Hearing Loss” will be held Aug. 6, and the series concludes with “A Caregiver’s Journey” on Aug. 20. Support for the Dementia Friendly Community Series is provided by a grant from Tufts Health Plan Foundation.

Our programs assist, inform, entertain and enrich the lives of individuals 55 years and older. To learn more about our services and programs and the latest activities and upcoming programs follow us on Twitter (@cranstonsenior) and Facebook (@CranstonSeniorEnrichmentCenter).


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