People Plus supports an engaged, healthy, and independent life for older adults, while joining others to build community for all ages.Today is Monday April 27, 2015.
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Join us at People Plus on Monday, April 27, 12 pm for our “Aging Well” lunch. Be entertained while you learn how to complete your own Advanced Directive, get an “aging” education, along with great tips and considerations from Amy Berube, LMSW with Mid Coast Health Services; Art Lamothe, Esq.; and Christopher Ladner, of Brackett's Funeral Home. Bring your own sandwich and we provide drinks, chips and dessert. Free and open to the public. Call to register. FMI 729-0757.
Don't miss our new World War II Book Club meeting the third Wednesday of every month at People Plus from 3-4:30 pm. We had a great crowd for the inaugural meeting! Discussing “The American Experience in World War II”, it's not to be missed! (For PP members only but you can join at the door!). FMI 729-0757.
Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at 3 pm for a cool new book club! Share what books you've been reading and learn about what others think are good too! Fiction, Non-fiction, Mystery, or Romance - it doesn't matter! Discussion of all types of books is encouraged – the more variety the better the exchange. (For PP Members only. But you can join at the door!). FMI 729-0757.
Have you ever wanted to try Pilates but thought it was too hard? Pilates Lite, led by Dennis Kimmage, strengthens the key core muscles in your body but more gently than a traditional Pilates workout. In this class you will learn how to modify the physical movements to make them easier and more accessible. Six week session 3/24 -4/28, Tuesdays 12-1 pm, $30 members/ $60 non-members. Drop-ins welcome for additional fee. FMI 729-0757.
Stretch, flex, breathe and relax for optimum well being. Yoga is a wonderful way to re-balance and feel grounded. Join this class, which also includes an introduction to meditation, with experienced instructor Ann Kimmage, who brings the joy out of yoga and tailors yoga to your individual needs. Six week session 3/24 – 4/28 plus additional classes 3/10 and 3/17, Tuesdays 10:30 am, $30 members/$60 non-members for 6 week session fee plus $5 per class for extra March classes. Drop-ins welcome for additional fee.
"Reflections of Italy”, a 10-day dream trip to Italy that will immerse you in the sights and sounds of Rome, then carry you to Florence and the Tuscany hills, Venice, Assisi, and finally Milan is planned for early October 2015. Give us a call and we can see if there are spots left! Final payments are due by August 6, 2015. FMI contact Jill Ellis at 729-0757.
Was there a presentation at People Plus you wish you had been able to get to but couldn't? Don't worry, we now tape many of our events! Bernie Breitbart records them for us (thanks Bernie!) and then loads them onto our new People Plus Vimeo Channel. Included are Authors Chats, FYI's, Lunch and Learns as well as new News and Views tv shows! Click Here to see videos of what you've missed!
The new year at People Plus, Brunswick, will bring a renewed pledge to pursue “core values” at the Center and a new series of Lunch and Learn programs designed to do just that. “The focus is to age well,” Executive Director Stacy V. Frizzle explained. “Healthy minds and healthy bodies are at the very heart of so much we are trying to do at the Center.”