People Plus supports an engaged, healthy, and independent life for older adults, while joining others to build community for all ages.Today is Tuesday March 31, 2015.
Visit People Plus on Monday, 3/30 at noon, when Mike Fear, owner of Now Your Cooking in Bath, brings in a treasure trove of gadgets and gizmos to the Center. They are all designed to help you in the home and focus on safety, disabilities and aging. You'll get to try them too!
Free and open to the public. Bring your lunch, we will provide the chips, drink and dessert. Registration is appreciated. 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. People Plus has reserved 12-15 seats on this tour and there are still a few spots left! Deposits are due by April 6 so there is still time to reserve your spot. 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!
Click Here to view a copy of the March People Plus News Online, featuring exclusive page 13, available online only.
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.”
People Plus, Brunswick announced the election of two new members to its Board of Trustees for 2014: Carol Taylor Aderman, Financial Advisor, Abenaki Retirement, Atlantic Regional Federal Credit Union; and Mitchell Brown, Office of Ins
Bea Blakemore, a popular local Zumba Fitness instructor, will be at People Plus Mondays, 10 am, starting Jan 5 for a new Zumba class! A native Parisian, Bea studied Ballet, Modern Jazz and Ethnic dance styles in Europe. We welcome her engaging personality and fun, low-impact style for seniors to People Plus! Cost is $5/class for members or $10/class for non-members. Call 729-0757 to register.