Brochure Spring 2019 - Page 41

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The mission of the East Wing Glenview Senior Center is to enhance lives through friendship, knowledge and recreation. SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS (OPEN TO THE PUBLIC) SMART DRIVING Approved course of two sessions totaling eight hours. Class is offered during the last Wednesday and Friday of every month, 12-4 pm. WHO: Open to adults 55+ FEE: $15 for AARP Members; $20 for nonmembers SPRING DATES: March 27 & 29, April 24 & 26, May 29 & 31 REGISTER: At the East Wing Glenview Senior Center Located in the east wing of Park Center, the handicapped accessible East Wing Glenview Senior Center features: • A convenient drive-up entrance • A spacious craft room • A card room • Classrooms • Meeting spaces and cozy areas for socializing, recreation programs, classes, services, refreshments and planned activities. For classes and events open to the public, see page 38. Note: The East Wing will be closed on Memorial Day, May 27. RULES OF THE ROAD Approved course to assist with the written test for renewing your Driver’s License. There is no fee, but registration is mandatory. WHO: Open to adults 55+ DATE: May 8 • 1-3 pm REGISTER: At the East Wing (It is not necessary to wait for your renewal letter to go to the test center to renew your license.) ADDITIONAL SERVICES EAST WING MEMBERSHIP Friendships > Fun > Opportunities to Serve MEMBERSHIP IN THE EAST WING GLENVIEW SENIOR CENTER • Counseling and Community Consultant: Every Thursday, 9 am-12 pm, by appointment. Also at Village Hall, Monday- Friday, 847-904-4366. Anyone retirement age or older is invited to join the East Wing Glenview Senior Center and enjoy its wide variety of programs for members. Residents of the Glenview Park District pay an annual membership fee, covering May through April, which entitles them to participate in all senior recreation programs. (Resident fee: $35, Nonresident fee: $40) Membership is not required to take advantage of such services as counseling, com- munity liaison, AARP/Mature Driving (Smart Driving), Rules of the Road, blood pressure testing, East Wing Speaker Series. • SHIP Volunteer: (Senior Health Insurance Program): A SHIP volunteer is available to help you file your Medicare and related health insurance claims. To make an appoint- ment, call North Shore Senior Center, 847-784-6040. Programs and Activities: A newsletter of East Wing programs and events is published and mailed to members six times a year, and a bi-monthly calendar of activities is included in the newsletter. A weekly email newsletter is also sent to members. • Blood Pressure Testing: East Wing – Every Thursday, 11-11:55 am (drop-in); NorthShore University HealthSystem – Each second Thursday, 9-11 am drop in cholesterol, glucose, AIC testing. For information on Senior Center programs and activities, contact Denise Blinick at 224-521-2554 or or call The East Wing Glenview Senior Center information desk at 847-724-4793 Transportation: East Wing Glenview Senior Center members who reside in the park district have the privilege of free, handi- capped accessible bus service to and from the Senior Center on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Bingo Mondays. For more information, inquire at the East Wing or call 847-724-4793. _____________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR DISCOUNT ON CLASSES All seniors ages 65 yrs. and older who reside in the Glenview Park District are entitled to a 20% discount on the fee of most park district recreation classes. This discount does not apply to programs or fees at the East Wing, Tennis Club, Ice Center, Golf Clubs, pools and other select programs. Please request this discount at the time of registration. The East Wing ▪ 37