Welcome to People Plus in Brunswick, Maine!

People Plus supports an engaged, healthy, and independent life for older adults, while joining others to build community for all ages.

Today is Monday May 22, 2017.

FYI! Trail Challenge - May 25

Colleen Fuller, from Mid Coast Hospital, will be at People Plus on Thursday, 5/25, 1:30 pm to talk about the 2017 Southern Midcoast Summer Trail Challenge. She will be joined by representatives from local land trusts to talk about hikes on this year's challenge. We’ll learn  great trails to explore around our community!

'The Knee" with Dr. Giustra - May 30

Learn about basic knee anatomy in the context of generalized good health from Dr. Giustra on Tuesday, 5/30 at 1 pm at People Plus. The knee holds a special place in the heart of Dr. Giustra because pain there challenges his resources to deal with it while maintaining an active lifestyle. Free to members, $5 non-members. We plan to have a nourishing snack, multimedia entertainment and learning in a user friendly package. Call to register.

'Aging Well' Lunch and Learn: Dementia Conversations - May 22

This program, on 5/22 at 12:00 pm from the Alzheimer’s Association, is primarily designed for working adults who have a family member or close friend beginning to experience Alzheimer’s or another dementia. It will offer helpful tips to assist families with difficult conversations related to dementia, including going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans.

Save the Date - 2017 Gelato Fiasco Brunswick Area Teen Center Scoop-a-thon will be 4/26/17!

Gelato Fiasco and the Brunswick Area Teen Center will hold their 9th annual scooping event to support Brunswick-area youth this year on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The Gelato Fiasco Flagship Store will donate 100 percent of sales on April 26 beyond the seasonal daily average to the Teen Center.

Diabetes Prevention Program to Start at the Center April 27

Are you one out of three Americans who are at risk for developing diabetes (that’s 86 million Americans!)? Anita Huey, Everyday Nutrition, starts her 4th Diabetes Prevention Program at the Center on April 27th.

May People Plus News is Available Online

Click Here to view a copy of the People Plus News Online.

Date set for 2017 People Plus Senior Health Expo - October 17, 2017

The 2017 People Plus Senior Health Expo will be held at the Cook's Corner Mall in Brunswick on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm! Last year we had well over 700 participants with many receiving free flu shots, free massages, and many other free services!

Senator Angus King helped kick-off 40th Anniversary year at People Plus!

Key note speaker Senator Angus S. King helped to kick-off the celebration of 40 fantastic years of community at People Plus on Friday, March 11.

"Monday Munchies" kicks off at People Plus

"Monday Munchies", a new weekly meal program at People Plus, had its "grand opening" this week at the People Plus Center on Union Street. Members enjoyed homemade chili (with loads of hidden vegetables!) prepared by Executive Director Stacy V. Frizzle, and a chunk of cornbread as a side.

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