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Staying Put in New Canaan

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Staying Put in New Canaan is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer-supported organization dedicated to giving our seniors the practical means and social support to live their lives to the fullest, safely and confidently, in the New Canaan community.

Dear Staying Put Members and friends:

Please let us know if you need a ride to our events and make a reservation with us so we can plan for rides and food: 203-966-7762.

Barb, Donna, Cathy and Kathy

More Upcoming Events

Tues, Jan 26, 2:30 pm: Brrr! January Thaw Tea
At Donna's. Snow Date: Thurs, Feb. 4.

Wed, Feb 3, 12 noon: Soup's On at Jeanne Gnuse's
A small group luncheon featuring a sampling of savory soups. Space is limited. Free. RSVP.

Thurs, Feb 4, 10:30 am: How to Talk to Your Doctor
Melody Matheny-Orpen, RN, BSN will share communications strategies. Free. RSVP to Lapham 594-3620.

Also recommended in the community:
  • Thurs, Feb 11, 12 noon: New Canaan Historical Society Valentine's Tea. Tea sandwiches and sweets served at noon. At 1 pm, speaker Patricia Funt Oxman will talk about antique perfume bottles and fragrances. $10 Society members; $15 non-members. Call the Historical Society for more information 966-1776.

  • Tues, Feb 16: Free hearing aid clinic and hearing screenings. Call Lapham for an appointment 594-3620.

  • VITA: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. Free income tax preparation is available at the Library on Tuesdays and Saturdays beginning Feb. 6th. Call the Library for an appointment 594-5003.

  • The Senior Tele-Health Wellness Program is seeking participants for Phase 3 of this innovative in-home vital care program. Call Bethany for more information 594-3093.

  • Silver Sneakers exercise program at Halo Studios offers special classes for active, older adults which are covered by many health plans. Call Halo for more information 594-9909.

Please come join us and the terrific company of your fellow seniors in New Canaan. Call 203-966-7762 for reservations or rides.

Barb, Donna, Cathy and Kathy

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