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WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center will host a leisurely, informative hike through its Van Vleck Sanctuary for area seniors at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, October 10.

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Watertown resident Mary Daddona (front, right) celebrated her 104 birthday with her daughter-in-law, Sandy Daddona (back left); son, Daniel Daddona; daughter, Dottie Weigold; son-in-law, Ken Weigold, and younger sister, Josephine Greco (left), on Sunday, September 8.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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THOMASTON — The Thomaston Senior Center will host a free, six-session program on how to Live Well with Diabetes from 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesdays starting September 10 at the senior center, 158 Main St.

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WATERBURY — The Waterbury Senior Center will host a free, six-week Live Well chronic pain self-management workshop from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, September 4 to October 9 at 1985 East Main St.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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THOMASTON — Christina “Tina” Molliconi, director of the Thomaston Food Pantry, will give an overview of the pantry and its work at the Thursday, September 12 meeting of the Thomaston Senior Center Council.

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WOODBURY — Changes in Social Security and Integrating Them in Retirement will be the topic of a program set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, September 5 at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South. Michael Alimo of USA Financial will share key concepts to consider before applying for Social Security.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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HAMDEN — The Connecticut Campaign for Medicare for All will host the Medicare for All Statewide Forum and Day of Action, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, August 17, at Whitneyville Cultural Commons, 1253 Whitney Ave.

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Area seniors and others are invited to take a leisurely, informative hike on Tuesday morning, August 13 through the beautiful and historic Van Vleck Sanctuary at Flanders Nature Center and Land Trust in Woodbury. Master naturalist Dr. Ed Boisits (at left) will lead this easy-to-moderate walk…

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WOODBURY — A self-defense class for women 16 years and older will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, August 17 at USA Martial Arts, 744 Main St. South.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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NAUGATUCK — Howard Whittemore Library, 243 Church St., will offer several programs for children and adults in August.

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THOMASTON — Maryann “Sandy” Sandford, a Thomaston Volunteer Ambulance Corps volunteer since 1997, will speak about the ambulance and services its volunteers provide at the Thomaston Senior Citizens Council meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 8, at the senior center at Town Hall, 158 Main St. …

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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WATERBURY — The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Connecticut invites all adults aged 50 and older to its free open house from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 29 at UConn’s Waterbury campus. OLLI offers diverse learning experiences for anyone, regardless of educatio…

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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THOMASTON — The Railroad Museum of New England is sponsoring the Torrington Express excursion train rides on Sundays this summer with departure times at noon and 2 p.m. Sunday, July 7 from the Thomaston Station, 242 East Main St.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. 

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TORRINGTON — The Hartford HealthCare Center for Healthy Aging at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and Hartford HealthCare at Home are offering a free talk, Navigating the ‘What Ifs’ During Your Golden Years from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 20 at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, 780 Litchfield St. 

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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Pete Gervickas (back, left), Diane Gay, Bob Spino, Mary Cinquegrana, Mary Hines and John O’Rourke; and (front) Ron Gosselin, Donna Gervickas, Horace Tartaglia and Rich Hines celebrated Mr. Tartaglia’s 98th birthday on Thursday, May 2 at the Oakville VFW Post 7330. Mr. Tartaglia served as a m…

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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THOMASTON — The Recreation Department continues to sponsor a senior gentle yoga class in the Lena Morton Gallery at 1:30 p.m. every Monday in the Thomaston Town Hall, 158 Main St.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and Hartford HealthCare Senior Services will sponsor a free educational seminar to help members of the local community understand Medicare options from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 11 and from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 23.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. 

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Members of the Sons of the American Legion and the Women’s Auxiliary of American Legion Oakville Post 195 presented Korean War Veteran Mike Grosso (center) with a new electric wheelchair. Kevin Barber (left), SAL Commander David Fredsall and president of the Women’s Auxiliary Marybeth Boiscl…

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THOMASTON — Thanks to the efforts of Andrew Giannelli, John Dudonis, Charles Mikaitis and a grant from the Thomaston Savings Bank, the Thomaston senior center has added a movie afternoon to its lineup of activities for 2019.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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THOMASTON — The Thomaston Recreation Department has a number of upcoming programs, including a Senior Gentle Yoga class at 1:30 p.m. every Monday afternoon in the Lena Morton Art Gallery located in the Thomaston Town Hall.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls