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Welcome to the Lynn Council On Aging

The Council On Aging is responsible for all senior activities. Watch here for new updated activity schedules and lunch menus. You may also contact us by mail, phone, fax, or email with your questions or if you require any additional information. Folks interested in volunteering at the Senior Center, please call Kristi Harris at 781-586-8618.

List Contact
Phone
Fax
Email
Stacey Minchello | Senior Center Director
(781) 586-8503
(781) 599-0824
sminchello@glss.net
List Contact
Phone
Fax
Email

Contact
Phone
Email

Kristi Harris | Activities Coordinator
(781) 586-8618
(781) 599-0824
kharris@glss.net

Rosa Paulino-Diaz | Outreach Coordinator
(781) 586-8625
rpaulinodiaz@glss.net

  Senior Center Address and Hours
  8 Silsbee Street Lynn, MA 01901
Monday-Friday | 8 AM until 4 PM
  Lunch Is Served | Suggested Donation $2
  Monday-Friday 10:45 AM until 12:30 PM
  Age Requirement | 60 Year Old or Older
 

We are not a club; the center is open to anyone 60 years of age or older as well as those over 50 years with a disability at the Director’s discretion.

  Our Mailing List
  Please call us to have your name added to our mailing list. Our newsletter has important articles that keep you informed.  It is also the hub of upcoming events. It is also available on this website using the left hand tabs on this page.
  Volunteer Opportunities
 

- If you are interested in volunteering at the senior center there are positions available; Serving lunch to the seniors, once a month Newsletter assembly, Good will ambassadors, or driving the bus for day trips. Inquire with in, ask for Kristi.

- We are always looking for suggestions and ideas for activities, programs or events. Please let us know how we can improve your senior center. Your input is important to us!

- The Lynn Council on Aging Senior Center appreciates your support in the community so that we may continue to assist our elders while aging in place independently.

Please select an item from the left hand menu to view information and download links to available files and forms. Please note, our current and past 2010 issues of the COA Newsletter are now available directly from our website.

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Our Current Silsbee Street Schedule | February 2014

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday





9-12
Wii Play
9-12
Wii Play
9-12
Wii Play
9-12
Wii Play
9-12
Wii Play
  9:45-10:45
Pokeno
9-1
Hair Salon
9-10:30
Watercolor Painting Classes
9:30-11:15
Trivial Pursuit Team Play
  10-11:30
Oil Painting Class
9:30-11
Arts & Crafts
  9:30-11:15
Knitting & Conversation
    9:30-10:30
Beginners
Tap
  10-11
Computer Class #1
10:45-12:30 LUNCH 10:45-12:30  LUNCH 10:45-12:30  LUNCH 10:45-12:30 LUNCH 10:45-12:30  LUNCH
1-2:45
Bingo
12:30-2:30 Cribbage 11:30-12:15
Exercise Class
10:30-12
Acrylic Painting Class
11:30-12:15
ExerciseClass
12 - 1 PM
Mens Sports Club
12 - 1 PM
Mens Sports Club
12 - 1 PM
Mens Sports Club
12 - 1 PM
Mens Sports Club
12 - 1 PM
Mens Sports Club
  1-2:45   
Pokeno
1-3
Movie
1:30-3:30    
Japanese Bunka Embroidery
1-2:45
Bingo
  1:30
Billards Club
1-3
Penny Ante' Poker
2-3
Horesrace
Game
 
  2
Senior Center Gamers Group
     
1:45-2 PM
COFFEE AND SNACK
1:45-2 PM
COFFEE AND SNACK
1:45-2 PM
COFFEE AND SNACK
1:45-2 PM
COFFEE AND SNACK
1:45-2 PM
COFFEE AND SNACK





 

Wellness Offerings

  Hair Salon  | Wednesday 9 AM until 1 PM
Walk In or Appointments | 60+ years of age and a senior center member
Call for an appointment (781) 586-8618 or (781) 586-8625

Wash & Cut $10 | Wash, Cut & Blow Dry $15 | Wash, Cut & Set $15
Color $20 | Perm $40 | Wax (Chin / Eyebrow / Upper Lip) $5 Each

  Podiatrist |  Thursdays/ Every Six Weeks: (Dates Vary)
10 AM - 12 PM Bring Insurance Card or $25
  FREE Blood Sugar Screening/Blood Pressure Screening
Second Tuesday of the month 8 AM - 9:30 AM
  T.O.P.S. “Taking off Pounds Sensibly”
Weight management support group $26 annually
10 AM Thursdays
  Eyes Glass Clinic | By: Mr. Specs, First Tuesday of the Month 10 AM
  Massage Therapy | Every other Friday (dates vary) $5 per 20 minutes
 1 PM - 3 PM Call For An Appointment
  Hearing Clinic | Last Tuesday of the month 9 AM - 11 AM
  Strength and Balance Exercise | Wednesday and Friday  11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - $5 Per Class/ First Class is Free!!

Medical Outreach Program of Greater Lynn

Office Hours at the Lynn Senior Center
Every Thursday 9:30 until 11:30 AM

Reaching the underserved individuals and families in need of health care services in the Greater Lynn Community.

Computer Class Information

Classes are limited to 6 students with more one on one time for questions, practice and hands on applications. Classes are scheduled for Fridays. Each series is five weeks long and cost $50. Pre-paid registrations hold your seat. Either sign up in person at the center or mail your check to:

LCOA, 8 Silsbee Street, Lynn, MA 01901

Expect a phone call confirming your registration.
Have questions?? Call Mayra 781-586-8546 (check for new dates starting in April)

Computer Class # 1   10 - 11 AM
Introduction to Computers &Windows 7
This basic introductory course is for students with little or no experience.

Computer Class #2    11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Introduction to computers & Windows 7 Continued
This basic introductory course is for students with little or no experience and is a continuation from Computer Class #1

Senior Center Happenings and Volunteer Opportunities

BIRTHDAY KAROAKE PARTY! 11:30 AM until 1PM
First of the month (Please check our news letter or call for date)
It’s Free and It’s Fun! Sing your heart out or simply be in the audience!

COFFEE AND SNACK - Served M-F 1:45 PM- 2 PM    (.25 cents)

MOVIES - Every Wednesday at 1 PM Free popcorn and soda.

BINGO - Mondays and Fridays starting at 1 PM -2:45 PM

FOXWOODS CASINO – $27 ~ Departs from the Lynn Senior Center
7 AM until 6 PM, Thursday March 20, 2014

MOHEGAN SUN CASINO - $27 ~ Departs from Lynn Senior Center
7 AM until 6 PM, Tuesday April 15, 2014

Sign up at the Lynn Senior Center or Call Rosa or Kristi

IN2L (It’s never too late) KIOSK – The kiosk for living well.
A program of the aging and disability resource consortium of the Greater North Shore.

  • Tuesday 10 - 11 AM at the Lynn Senior Center.
  • Play Games, have fun, explore, learn and discover!
  • A virtual gateway to many resources and connect with others.

Volunteer Opportunities- If you are interested in volunteering at the senior center there are positions available; Serving lunch to the seniors, once a month Newsletter assembly, Good will ambassadors, or driving the bus for day trips. Inquire with in, ask for Kristi.

- We are always looking for suggestions and ideas for activities, programs or events. Please let us know how we can improve your senior center. Your input is important to us!

- The Lynn Council on Aging Senior Center appreciates your support in the community so that we may continue to assist our elders while aging in place independently.


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