Sunday, November 11, 2012
A look at some of the new and upcoming events sponsored by the Needham Council on Aging.
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Sunday, November 11, 2012
Submitted by Sherry Jackson, Needham COA Associate Director The Friends of the Needham Elderly are off to the Boston Pops on Friday, Dec. 15 at 4 p.m. Register now by calling 781-455-7555 ext. 209. All tickets will require payment up front upon registration (non refundable). We need 36 people to operate this trip and tickets will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis, upon payment. The cost of this trip, including transport, will be between $79 and $94 depending on seating preference. We are planning to reserve 12 tickets at $59 first balcony, center back and 24 tickets nearer the stage, first balcony, left-hand side at $74. Please state your ticket price preference. These free programs are coming up soon at the Needham Senior …
Sunday, September 23, 2012
A look at some of the new and upcoming events hosted by the COA.
Submitted by Sherry Jackson, Needham COA Associate Director The Friends of the Needham Elderly’s next trip is coming up on Monday, Oct. 15 and will include a two-hour scenic trip by train around Lake Winnipesaukee while enjoying a full turkey dinner with all the fixin's. The day will start with a visit to the Christmas Tree Shop and end with a stop at Apple Hill Farms—a perfect fall adventure. The motor coach will depart at 8:15 a.m. from Linden and Chambers and at 8:30 a.m. from the Stephen Palmer Senior Center, returning between 6:15 and 6:45 p.m. Cost is $76 including tips. This tour does require a minimum of 40 passengers to operate—so tell your friends and book early. Reserve a space by calling 781-455-7555 ext. 209. Full payment is …
Monday, August 6, 2012
Needham residents ages 60 and older can visit the Stephen Palmer Center today to pick up the free booklets.
The Needham Farmers Market is helping local seniors eat fresher, healthier food with a special coupon offer. Needham residents ages 60 and up are encouraged to drop by the Stephen Palmer Senior Center today, Monday, Aug. 6, between 1 and 2:30 p.m. to pick up coupon booklets to use at upcoming markets. Only 25 booklets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis to income-eligible residents ages 60 and older, according to a notice sent out over the weekend. To qualify, residents should have an annual income threshold of $20,676 for a single-person household, $27,996 for a two-person household, $35,328 for a three-person household and $42,648 for a four-person household. The coupon booklets will allow seniors to save on fresh …