Bay Village Senior News

Bay Village LogoHere are some of the upcoming events at the Dwyer Senior Center in Bay Village for April.

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION EXERCISE PROGRAM

Mondays and Fridays at 9:00. Beginning April 4.

Cost: $35 residents and $37 for non-residents.

Developed by the Arthritis Foundation, the program is a low-impact chair exercise session using movements created by physical therapists that address pain and fatigue while increasing strength.

 

NATURE FIELD TRIPS with Bev

Thursday, April 5 3:00-4:00 Once again, we’ll meet Bev at the Rocky River Nature Center. This month the program will be The Power of Water where we’ll follow the course of the Rocky River to discover how powerful water can be as it carves its way through the valley. We’ll

view the river from above and, depending on conditions, explore the river beds below. Boots are recommended. Terrain: some paved, some flat, muddy and wet,1 mile. Bay Senior Van (donation $3 will be available and

departing from Dwyer approx. 2:30 or you can meet the group at the Rocky River Nature Center. RSVP 835-6565.

ZENTANGLE – AN EASTER THEME

Monday, April 7 – 9:30 am

Kay C LaVelle returns for the third session of Zentangle…this time with an Easter

theme. Zentangle is a fun and relaxing art form and it isn’t necessary to be artistic to do it! Please sign up in advance. Cost $5. Bring your own ultra fine point pens if you have them. 835-6565

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT BAY LIBRARY

Fab Fifties, Cleveland Style

Tuesday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m.

Re-live 1954, the year the Indians, Browns and Barons are all in championships, Marilyn Monroe is married and poodle skirts are all the rage. Join us as the Western Reserve Historical Society shares memories of Cleveland from 1954 with hands-on souve-nirs. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Bay Village Branch and is presented in collaboration with Dwyer Memorial Senior Center. You may also register by calling the library: 440-871-6392.

REMINDER: Our library supplies the Center with a good se-lection of popular books for you to borrow

Monthly Lunch Bunch – 11:30 a.m.

We will be taking up to 14 people to a restaurant for lunch and maybe shopping or touring afterwards. Why not join us?

Lunch cost is on your own.

Thursday, April 10 – Bistro 83 in Avon

COST: $3 van transportation.

RSVP required. 440-835-6565.

Restaurant menus may be viewed online or at Dwyer Center’s front desk.

LUNCH AND LEARN ~ 12:30 p.m.

Please RSVP to 835-6565

Friday, April 11 – “FLOURISHING IN A MEMORY CARE

PROGRAM AND STILL LIVING INDEPENDENTLY”

Gardens of Westlake will present Linda Burgess, Certified Dementia Practitioner/Adult Enrichment Coordinator who will provide a wealth of helpful ideas that can be used to develop a successful Memory Care Program.

WALKING GROUP: MONDAYS & THURSDAYS @8:30 meets at the Dwyer Center

 

AMERICAN VIGNETTES: FASCINATING, LITTLE KNOWN, EPISODES IN U.S. HISTORY & CULTURE

On the third Thursday of the next six months Michael O’Boyle, will offer a class on some fascinating subjects. Michael is retired from the Cuyahoga County Library system and was Manager of Training and Development of Staff as well as a continuing education instructor with Cuyahoga Community College. Each class will be $5. And will begin at 1:00.   Reservations are now being accepted for April.

Thursday, April 17th class:  “Rumpsey, Dumpsey, Who killed Tecumseh?” A tale of one of our strangest vice-presidents.

Dr. Coppers, DPM,LLC Podiatric

Physician and Surgeon in the Dwyer Clinic

Tuesday, April 15 ~ 9:00 am

Dr. Copper is with the Total Foot Care practice in Lakewood.

Bring your Medicare and any supplemental insurance cards especially if you are not the primary cardholder. Check with your insurance company to see if our foot doctor is in your network. To make an appointment, call216-529-1800 ask for Danielle.

“FOOD FOR FILMS” MOVIES TUESDAYS, 1 pm

Dwyer Center – Limited to 25. Register by calling 835-6565

April 1 – ENOUGH SAID – Comedy – Rated PG-13

April 8 – CAPTAIN PHILLIPS – Drama – Rated PG-13

April 22 – DALLAS BUYERS CLUB – Drama – Rated R

April 29 – AMERICAL HUSTLE – Drama – Rated R

No admission charge, however a non-perishable food donation is requested

LAKEVIEW CEMETERY DAFFODIL TOUR

In the University Circle Area

Thursday, April 24

A step on guide will review historical Lakeview Cemetery and some of the interesting people buried there with stops at the Garfield Memorial and Wade Chapel. And we’ll cross fingers the thousands of daffodils will be in bloom. Afterwards we’ll go for lunch on your own at Barle Soup and Sandwich in the historical Cleveland Heights Rockefeller Building. Cost of trip will be $15. Limit of 14. Depart Dwyer at 9:15. Please note there is no handicap accessibility for the Garfield Monument to which there are many steps.

CURRENT TOPICS, CONCERNS AND CONVERSATION

Friday, April 25 at 9:30 a.m.

Drop in at the Dwyer and have a lively conversation with others over coffee.

The group will decide on topics.

 

DWYER’S FRIDAY BOOK CLUB

with Librarian Barbara Isaacs

11:00 a.m. – Dwyer Center

Friday, April 25: Invention of Wings by Susan Monk Kidd

Note date change due to 4/18 Good Friday Holiday.

Books may be checked out at our Bay Library.

 

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