Lapham Center Holidays
Memorial Day, May 29
Independence, July 4
Welcome to Lapham Center
This Summer’s Newsletter is posted here and is available for pick up at the Center. Send us your email address if you want to get information on programs not in the newsletter or know when the newsletter is posted online.
Registration is going on now and will continue until all classes are filled. For most classes you can register online or call us with a credit card. Please register for all activities, including free ones.
All adult New Canaan residents (not just seniors!) are welcome to take classes and participate in other activities at Lapham. There is no membership fee or requirement beyond town residency and the ability to participate.
See you this summer!
Check out the upcoming activities below and give us a call at 203-594-3620 if you want to attend.
Free Teen Tech Help, now through June 16, by appointment (call 203-594-3620)
Our two summer interns, Ryan Russo and Aidan O’Halloran, will help you with PCs, tablets, cameras, cell phones laptops, reading devices and all things digital.
They will also be offering free classes on Tuesdays at 1 p.m.:
Streaming on May 23: Want to watch TV without paying for cable? Have you ever missed a TV show or movie that you wanted to see? Streaming services like Netflix or Hulu give you access to hours of entertainment whenever you want to watch.
Fantasy Sports Leagues on May 30: Have you ever dreamed of running your own football/baseball team? Fantasy sports apps will let you pick real players to face off against your friend’s teams every game day!
Be your own Tech Support on June 6: Technology is complicated! Learn to fix some of the most common errors on your own and save yourself a call to the support line.
Streaming Tuesday, May 23, 1 p.m., FreeRead more
Want to watch TV without paying for cable? Have you ever missed a TV show or movie that you wanted to see? Streaming services like Netflix or Hulu give you access to hours of entertainment whenever you want to watch.
Queen Mary’s Doll House at Windsor Castle – The Inspiration Behind Local Author’s Children’s Series, Tuesday, May 23, noon, lunch included, FreeRead more
New Canaan resident Gigi Priebe, who founded Stepping Stones Museum, has written a children’s book, The Adventures of Henry Whiskers, about a small mouse who lives in the Doll House. Built in the 1920s by England’s finest artists and craftsmen, the miniature masterpiece has forty rooms, two working elevators, hot and cold running water, flushing toilets and electricity. Gigi will bring a presentation showcasing the Doll House and talk about writing the book.
This program was arranged by Staying Put in New Canaan. All are welcome but reservations are necessary by Friday, Mary 19 at 203-594-3620.
Free Medicare Counseling, Tuesday, May 31 by appointment (call 203-594-3620)Read more
Dick Neville, a trained Medicare counselor, will assist you with Medicare enrollment as well as coverage alternatives including supplemental plans, Part D. prescription plans and Part C advantage plans.
Free Hearing Screening and Hearing Aid Clinics are back every third Tuesday by appointment Read more
Staff from Parker Ear Nose and Throat in Norwalk are back holding free monthly hearing screenings and hearing aid clinics. Call 203-594-3620 for an appointment.