Fillmore Senior Center News

Calling all Crafters! Do you want to sell your creations? Well here’s your chance to make some extra money for the holidays. Our Annual Craft Fair is scheduled for Friday, November 2nd. Cost per table is $15.00 Space is limited so hurry and reserve your table now! For more information contact the Fillmore Senior Center 524-4533
Ventura County Public Health will be here giving “FREE” FLU SHOTS” Thursday, October 11th. 9-11:00 am. Seniors & Adults only, Sorry, no children, “ We will have a sign-up sheet here at the Fillmore Sr. Center, so please call 524-4533 or come in and sign up if you plan on taking advantage of this opportunity to get a free flu shot. Bring Medicare/Medical card if you have one. Space is limited to the first 50 residents.
October 12th. VCAAA “Life Workshop” & Grey Law of Ventura will be here at the Fillmore Senior Center with Legal Information for seniors 60+ from 9:00 – 11:00 The class is free. The attendees will receive free legal information, a “Life” binder, and instruction on how to fill out simple legal forms. Life is all about preparation, preparations is getting what you want. Wanting your personal business in order is a part of life. Please call and let us know if your coming. 524-4533
Also on the Friday, October 12th. The Braille Institute’s Mobile Solutions Van is coming to the Senior Center from 10am - 2:00 pm with Low Vision Wellness resources for living independently with vision loss. The mobile solutions van provides the following: Magnification and lighting demonstrations and one-on one consultation with their low vision professionals, Adaptive products for purchase, including talking watches, writing guides and large-print calendars, sun glasses and more.
Friday, October 19th Preparing for Medicare 2013, Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program HICAP, will be here from 9:00AM -11:00 discussing: What is Open Enrollment Period? Why is it important?, What Changes can you make?, What are the changes for Standard Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Benefits? And other Facts like, will my deductable increase? What about Out of Pocket? What’s a Donut Hole? I’m sure everyone has questions! Here your chance to have your questions answered, or to have someone help you fill out your forms. The Open enrollment period started on Oct. 15th and runs through December 7th, 2012. All changes are effective January 1, 2013

533 Santa Clara Street, Fillmore, CA 93015 P.O. Box 335 Fillmore, CA 93016
Scheduled Activities & Programs
Phone 524-4533 e-mail:
Open from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
9:00 Coffee and Pastries (Compliments of Starbucks)
11:15 Lunch Monday through Friday (Yes, Friday’s also :)
(Please call 524-3756 by 10:00 if your having lunch)
Thursday October 11th 2012
8:00 Open Computer Room
9:00 -11:00 Free Flu Shots Pre-register
9:00 Yoga Class
10:00 Watercolor Class
11:30 Ping Pong (Available)
Friday October 12th. 2012
Senior Center Open
9:00 AM-12:00 Life Workshop, Legal info for Elders
10 - 2 PM Braille Mobile
Upcoming Friday’s Mark your calendars!
October 19th. Hi-CAP Medicare changes &One Stop 9-11 AM
November 2nd. Craft Fair, 8:00 - Noon
Monday October 15th.. 2012
8:00 Senior Walk
8:00-10:00 Open Computer Room
8:50 Tai Chi Class
10:00-12:00 Computer Tutoring (Preregistered)
10:00 Sketching Class
10:30-11:30 Senior Chair Exercise
Tuesday October 16th. 2012
8:00 Open Computer Room
9:00 Yoga Class
10:00 -1:00 Bingo/Loteria
10:00 -11:30 Art Composition Class
11:15 – Salad Bar
Wednesday October 17th. 2012
8:00 Open Computer Room
9:00 Co-Ed WII Bowling
9:00 -10:30 Busy Hands
10:30 -11:30 Line Dancing
10:30 -11:30 Senior Chair Exercise