Coming Up at Lapham Center
Top Ten Herbal Medications, Tuesday, July 14, 10 a.m., Free
Staff from CT Pharmacy in Norwalk will share information on what herbal remedies may boost your health and also what their side effects may be.
Ferry Ride and Picnic on Sheffield Island, Tuesday, July 14, $22
Sheffield Island boasts a historic 147-year-old lighthouse, beaches and wildlife refuge. You will board the Seaport Association's 45-foot catamaran for a cruise to the island then tour the lighthouse, see wildlife in their natural habitat, hunt for shells along the beach, dine on your picnic lunch and have a good time.
You will meet at 10:15 a.m. in the Lapham Center parking lot where the Getabout and carpoolers will transport people to the dock at the Maritime Center. Bring a picnic lunch; bottled water and cookies will be provided by Lapham Center. Staying Put has sponsored the event so the fee is reduced to $22. Call 203-594-3620 to register now as seats are limited.
Free Hearing Screening and Hearing Aid Clinics, Tuesday, July 21 by appointment
Staff from Parker Ear Nose and Throat in Norwalk hold free monthly hearing screenings as well as hearing aid clinics during which hearing aids will be checked, cleaned and have their batteries changed. Call 203-594-3620 for an appointment.
NEW: Westport Playhouse's Love and Money , Wednesday, July 29, 2 p.m., $27
We have reduced-price tickets for Love and Money, the world premiere of a play by A. R. Gurney: "Wealthy widow Cornelia Cunningham has led a life of grace and privilege-and she's making up for it as fast as she can. Determined to donate almost everything she owns before the end, her plans are questioned when an ambitious and ingratiating young man, who may be the grandson she never knew she had, arrives to claim his inheritance."
Register with a check, payable to Senior Center, by Wednesday, July 15.
NEW: Fall Foliage Cruise from Kingston, NY, Tuesday, October 13, $100
From the decks of the venerable Rip Van Winkle cruise boat, you will relax and enjoy a clear view of historic Hudson River lighthouses, waterfront mansions, and other notable locations while you hear the stories of the Hudson on this two hour sightseeing cruise. Lunch will be at Mariner's Harbor located on the water in the charming town of Kingston.
Reserve your spot with a check payable to Senior Center.