Senior Programming

Holiday Lunch


Holiday Lunch at the Hart Park Hous
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Thursday, December 14, 2017
12:00 p.m-1:00 p.m.

Join us for the festive and exuberant Annual Holiday Lunch. The special meal will include, whole roasted Cornish Game Hen, wild rice, baby carrots, spinach salad and apple pie. Meet our Sierra Madre Senior Commissioners as they assist in serving lunch and provide a fun holiday raffle with a variety of prizes. Also returning this year, Bethany Christian School students will be singing Christmas Carols. Bring your holiday spirits and join us for this afternoon! Meals are suggested donation of $3.00 for Seniors 60+ plus or $5.00 for non-seniors. Lunch Reservations are required by December 11th with the Senior Lunch Cafe by calling 626-355-0256.

Senior Cinema
Movies are shown the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month at the Hart Park House at 1:00 p.m. This twice a month program features the latest movie releases on the Hart Park House’s brand new 70” flat panel television!

Seniors and their guests may bring food and beverages to snack along while enjoying the featured film and this program is free of charge! Attendees may park on Mariposa Avenue; or Sierra Madre Blvd., and in the back parking lot of City Hall.

December 6, 2017
It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
December 20, 2017
Christmas with the Kranks (2004)

Classes

A variety of leisure, recreational, educational, cultural, and exercise classes are offered free of charge or at minimal fees throughout the week at the Hart Park House!
 
Classes include Yoga, Strength-Training, and other activities to improve your balance, memory enhancement, and well-being through social interaction, dance and health conditioning.

  • Chair Yoga: Every Monday and Wednesday at 11:00 a.m.
  • Hawaiian & Polynesian - Dance Class: Every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
  • Yoga for all Ages - Every Tuesday at 5:15 p.m.
  • Free Strength Training: Every Friday at 12:45 p.m.

Services

  • Blood Pressure Testing: The 2nd Tuesday of every month (December 12) at 11:00 a.m.  No appointment is necessary.
  • Case Management Services Available:  Case Management Services from the YWCA San Gabriel Valley will be provided every 2nd Thursday of the month (December 14) from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Hart Park House Senior Center. 
  • Legal Consultation: On Wednesdays once a month - this month is scheduled Wednesday, December 13th (Please inquire at the Hart Park House in advance for the specific date and time).   Appointments are required. Call 626-355-7394.
  • "Ear to Ear" Program: returns in 2018. More information is coming soon!

Lunch and Learn

The Hart Park House hosts “Lunch and Learn” sessions throughout different months. Past programs have included: Maintaining Driver Independence, Fall Injury Prevention, History of Old Town Pasadena, Changes to Medicare, and engaging guest speaking engagements from renowned organizations such as the Sierra Madre Kensington Assisted Living Residence, the Braille Institute, and Holiday Safety Tips from our very own community law enforcement agencies.  For suggestions or information on future topics through  “Lunch and Learn” contact the Hart Park House office at 626-355-7394.


Activities

The Hart Park House hosts daily and monthly activities throughout the year. In addition to the regularly schedules activities, staff organizes holiday celebrations and special activities. Past activities include: brain games (memory testing games), technology seminars, CPR and AED instruction and vision and hearing screenings.

  • Bingo: Every Tuesday from 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Hart Park House.
  • Game Day: Every Thursday starting at 12:00 p.m. at the Hart Park House.  Senior Poker group meets and other board games are available for use.
  • Brain Games: Thursday, October 21st, at 10:30 am.   Improve your memory and strengthen your brain waves. 
  • Birthday Celebrations:  Join us every second Thursday of the month for your Birthday!  The free birthday cake is provided by the Sierra Madre Civic Club. 

Senior Moments - December 2017