Chatham Council on Aging
193 Stony Hill Road
Chatham, MA 02633
June 2019 Events
Scrabble: Mondays & Fridays, 9:30am
Do You like to Play Scrabble? Come join the COA Scrabble group and play with us! We are always looking for new participants. We meet on Mondays and Fridays at 9:30am, here at the COA. Join the fun!
Bridge: Thursdays, 12:30pm
Do You Like to Play Bridge? Come join the COA Bridge group and play with us! We are always looking for new participants. We meet on Thursdays at 12:30pm, here at the COA. Join the fun!
FREE Blood Pressure Clinic
Thursdays, June 6th, 13th, 16th, 20th, 27th from 9:00am - 10am
Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190 for more information.
FREE MOVIE at the COA CINEMA: “Stan & Ollie” Rated PG, Running time 98 min.
Monday, June 3rd, at 1:00pm
In 1955, two world famous performers attempt to revive their careers in the comedy circuit with increasingly desperate appearances to drum up interest in their shows. Soon to be yesterday's news, the comedy, duo try to ramp up their approach to business, causing them to reassess their partnership, their producer, and their careers. Rated PG by the Motion Picture Association of America for Language. Starring: Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, Shirley Henderson. Call the COA for Reservations at 508-945-5190.
Father’s Day Luncheon
Featuring entertainment by “Who’s the Boss?” Quartet
Monday, June 10th, at Noon
Join us in honor of Father’s Day, as we enjoy a delicious luncheon and celebrate with the smooth sounds of your old-time favorites sung by the “Who’s the Boss” Quartet. They are a mixed acapella group, singing a collection of old favorites, plus a few surprises. They have been performing together for the last three years across Cape Cod, with their close harmonies and infectious performance energy. With decades of collective group singing experience, these playful performers bring to you a selection of your favorite songs from the 20th century and more. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. On the menu for lunch is: Chicken Parmesan over Pasta with Caesar Salad, Garlic Bread, and Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie for dessert. Tickets are $9. All guests who are fathers, will be treated to a reduced price of $5. Fathers will also receive a special token gift of appreciation from the COA.
COA Daytrip Destination:
Toad Hall Museum of Classic Sports Cars & Luncheon at the Portside Tavern
Wednesday June 12th
Join us as we visit the Toad Hall Museum of Classic Sports Cars at the Simmons Homestead Inn in Hyannis. This is a great collection of over 50 Classic Sports Cars, and of course they are all red. Bus departs at 10:00am from the COA. Tour begins at 11:00am. Lunch following the Museum Tour will be at the Portside Tavern in Hyannis, offering a delicious, mouth-watering variety of Pub fare and entrees for lunch. Admission to the Museum is $5 per person. Lunch is at the cost of the Diner. Transportation is FREE. Reservations are required. Transportation is Available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190 to reserve your spot.
FREE ~ Grief Yoga Class
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the Month: June 12th & June 26th, at 1pm
What is Grief Yoga? This program uses yoga, movement, breath and sound to release pain and suffering. Grief Yoga combines many forms of yoga, movement, and breath techniques to help students process grief and use it as fuel for healing. Students become aware of the present moment and where they hold struggle or pain in the body and mind. This compassionate space helps express and release struggles through movement, breath and sound in exercises and flowing meditations. Come join Peggy Wilbur, LICSW, Social Work and Bereavement Counselor from Broad Reach Hospice and release the emotions associated with grief and loss of any type. Reservations are required. Space is Limited. Call the COA for more information at 508-945-5190.
June Birthdays Celebration
Wednesday June 12th, 2pm
If you were born in the month of June and reside in Chatham, we hope you will join us at the COA for our monthly Birthday celebration. Guests are encouraged. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call 508-945-5190 to register.
FREE ~ CHATHAM COA PRESENTATION
Taking Control of Your Future: A Legal Check Up
Monday, June 17th at 1pm
Attorney Ingrid Epperly, Partner, La Tanzi, Spaulding & Landreth, in conjunction with the Massachusetts Bar Association and the COA, will be presenting on these important topics:
Essential Estate Planning Documents – Wills, Health Care Proxies, Durable Powers of Attorney, Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts, “What is Probate?”, Federal, State Estate Taxes, and Gift Taxes, Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefits, Medicaid (MassHealth) and Long Term Care Nursing Home Planning, “Protecting the Home: Homestead and Planning Techniques”. Consider Joining Us For Luncheon Beforehand, at Noon. On the Menu: Marinated Steak and Shrimp Kabobs with Cucumber Tzatzikis Sauce over Herbed Rice Pilaf, and Caramel Cookie Sundae for dessert. Lunch Tickets are $7. Call the COA for reservations: 508-945-5190. Reservations for either the FREE presentation or the Luncheon, or both, are required. Call the Chatham COA at 508-945-5190.
COA Daytrip Destination:
Thomas Dexter Grist Mill & Luncheon at Daniel Webster Inn Tavern
Wednesday June 19th
Join us as we visit the Thomas Dexter Grist Mill, in Sandwich, where we will have a tour of the mid-17th century grist mill which is a fully operating site and leave with a bag of their famous corn meal. This promises to be an educational adventure, offering a slice of local history and a gorgeous view. After the tour we will go to Lunch at the Daniel Webster Inn Tavern, located in downtown Sandwich. The Tavern has a fine selection of entrées and sandwiches to suit all palates. Bus departs at 9:30am from the COA. Tour begins at 10:30am. Admission to the Mill Museum is $8 per person. Lunch is at the cost of the Diner. Transportation is FREE. Reservations are required. Transportation is Available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190 to reserve your spot.
FREE COA Learning Presentation:
Online Safety, Cyber Security and Personal Information Protection Advice
Monday June 24th, 1pm
Learn what you need to know to keep yourself, your information, and finances safe from online and identity attacks. Robin Putnam, from the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation will be at the Chatham COA to present online safety / cyber security. The presentation will cover how to be safe online whether it be on your smart device, or home computer, using social media or online banking, dangers of phishing emails, and general protection from scams and identity theft. Further information about the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation and what they do assist consumers will be provided. Consider joining us for luncheon beforehand, at Noon. On the Menu: Poached Salmon with Cucumber Dill Sauce served over Mixed Greens, Lemon Parsley Hummus with Crostini, and Strawberry Shortcake for dessert. Luncheon Tickets are $7. Call the COA for Reservations: 508-945-5190
“DIY” - Do-it-Yourself Workshop at the COA: Project - Tile Trivets
Wednesday, June 26th at 10:30am
Join us for this workshop, and you will see how simple it is to turn tile pieces into a useful and decorative kitchen trivet, in a few easy steps. We will use a variety of craft papers, colorful napkins, and other materials to create this project. Tiles will be kept at the COA to dry and can be picked up in a couple days. All materials will be provided by the COA. Participants are asked to contribute $3 toward the cost of the project materials. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Gourmet Café Lunch – Mondays, 12pm Eat in or take to go
INCLUDES BREAD BASKET, ENTRÉE, BEVERAGE & DESSERT; SPACE IS LIMITED. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. CALL THE COA AT 508-945-5190. TRANSPORTATION IS AVAILABLE.
June 3rd ~ $7
Classic Cobb Salad with Chicken, Bacon, Avocado and Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing, and Cherry Almond Cake.
June 10th ~ Father’s Day Luncheon $9, (Fathers - $5)
Featuring Entertainment by the “Who’s the Boss?” Quartet
Chicken Parmesan over Pasta with Caesar Salad and Garlic Bread, and Chocolate
Peanut Butter Pie.
June 17th ~ $7
Marinated Steak and Shrimp Kabobs with Cucumber Tzatzikis over an Herbed Rice Pilaf, and Caramel Cookie Sundae for dessert
June 24th ~ $7
Poached Salmon with a Cucumber Dill Sauce served over Mixed Greens, Lemon Parsley Hummus with Crostini, and Strawberry Shortcake.
Enjoy SOUP TO GO - $4/Pint
Available through the week, or while supplies last. Heat and enjoy at home, or stock up your freezer! Please see the COA receptionist for assistance.
June 3rd: Portuguese Kale
June 10th: Mediterranean Chicken Stew
June 17th: Carrot Ginger
June 24th: Tuscan Turkey