Psychic medium Cathy Ripley Greene to visit senior center – The Sun Chronicle

Partly cloudy skies early will give way to cloudy skies late. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 57F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph..
Partly cloudy skies early will give way to cloudy skies late. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low 57F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Updated: September 7, 2022 @ 5:41 pm
The Council on Aging recently held an “End of Summer Luau” at the senior center.

The Council on Aging recently held an “End of Summer Luau” at the senior center.
Psychic medium Cathy Ripley Greene, will be back at the senior center once again on Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Cathy’s mission, and her gift, is to help others find clarity and inspiration through their connection to spirit. If you’ve always wondered, now is the time to join our group session. The cost is $20 per person, and a limited number of tickets are currently on sale at the senior center.
Monday, Sept. 12
Chair Yoga 9:15 a.m.; 1 on 1 Tech Support by appt. 10:30 a.m.; Book club 11 a.m.; Reverse Aging 1 11:45 a.m.; Knitting 1 p.m.; Scrabble 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 13
Tai Chi 8:30 a.m.; Blood Pressure Clinic 9 a.m.; Zumba Gold 9:45 a.m.; Table Top Garden Club 10:45 a.m.; “Rotten” Docuseries 11 a.m.; Bridge Lessons 1:00 p.m.; Talespinners 2 p.m.; SHINE by appt. 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 14
Strength Training 8:45 a.m.; Chorus 10 a.m.; Walking Club 10 a.m.; Thater Group 11:15 a.m.; Mah Jongg 12:30 p.m.; Hearing Clinic by appt. 1 p.m.; Left, Right, Center 1:15 p.m.; Low Country Life Meet & Greet 2 p.m.; Men’s BBQ 4 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 15
Reverse the Aging Process II 9 a.m.;Senior Sandwiches 10 a.m.; Art with Ally 10:30 a.m.; Men’s Fitness 10:35 a.m.; Low Vision Support Group 1 p.m.; Outdoor Zumba 1:30 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 16
Senior Fitness 8:45 a.m.; Early Beginner Mah Jongg 9 a.m.; Reflexology by appt. 9 a.m.; Yoga 10:30 a.m.; Cribbage 10:45
The Low Vision Support Group will be meeting on Thursday, Sept. 15, 1 to 2 p.m. This adult group provides peer support and information for anyone with vision loss or those who have concerns about their vision. If you are interested in participating, please check with Pam McGuire by calling 508-543-1234 for final details
Starting Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 1:30 p.m. and continuing on the third Tuesday of each month, the AARP series “Scams and Fraud” will be held at the senior center. This video series will focus on 3 fraud cases, with a follow-up discussion facilitated by Lori Capone on how you can best avoid scams and fraud. Please sign up in advance.
Registered dietitian Kelsey McEntee is at the Foxboro Senior Center on the second Friday of each month, from 10 a.m. to noon, and she is available for a 30-minute 1-on-1 nutrition consultation. Kelsey’s next visit to the senior center will be on Friday, Sept. 9. Call us to schedule an appointment, and come prepared with your questions about your health concerns.
The Foxboro Council on Aging & Human Services is planning a trip to Italy, specifically Rome and the Amalfi Coast, on April 9 through 18, 2023. Some of the highlights of our trip will include a walking tour of Classical Rome featuring a visit to the Colosseum, a visit to the seaside resort of Sorrento, discovering the excavated ruins of Pompeii, sampling local specialties at a limoncello factory in Minori and enjoying a wine tasting and lunch at the foot of Mt. Vesuvius. The cost is $4,443 per person for a double and $5,243 for a single, with the opportunity to purchase optional tours. Sign up for residents has begun and the sign up for non-residents will begin on Sept. 15. Trip flyers are available at the senior center or can be emailed to you upon request.
Enjoy SINGO, the musical version of the popular game of bingo! Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 3:15 p.m. for this themed activity which is being hosted by Jim the DJ Guy. Everyone who attends will be sure to have a great time. Snacks will be provided and prizes will be given out to the winners. Be sure to sign up!
Join us on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 2 p.m. to see an episode of the new National Geographic series “Rome’s Sunken Secrets.” The program follows archaeologists on the front line as they unearth roman treasures across the world. In this episode, archaeologists find traces of a sea-battle that transformed Ancient Rome. Sign up if you’d like to join us.
Our senior center book club will be meeting on Monday, Sept. 12 at 11 a.m. This program, led by library director Libby O’Neill, is designed for seniors who love to read and discuss books. If you are interested in taking part, sign up in advance.
Left, Right, Center, or LRC, is a simple, yet very fun game. There is no skill needed to enjoy playing and it’s an opportunity to meet new friends. If you have never heard of this game, it is VERY easy to play. Join us starting Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 1:15 p.m., and continuing monthly every seond Wednesday at 1:15. Please sign up in advance.
We are headed back outside for our fun Men’s BBQ on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at 4 p.m. For September’s Men’s BBQ, we will be serving steak tips for dinner. Guys are encouraged to come hungry for a great meal! The cost is $3 per person. Please sign up with your payment in advance.
Our monthly Senior Supper program focuses on a unique high-quality catered meal. We hope you’ll join us for an evening out with friends on Wednesday, Sept. 28. This program will start at 4 p.m. and food will be served around 4:30. September’s meal will be chicken broccoli & ziti with pesto vegetables and Caesar salad. The cost is $5 and must be paid at the time you sign up.
Would you like to get your hair cut and styled in the comfort of the senior center? Starting Sept. 23, hair stylist Laurie Nicklas will be at the senior center on the fourth Friday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon. The cost per person is $15 for women and men. Sign up with your payment in advance to schedule an appointment.
A limited number of Farmer’s Market Coupons are available for Foxboro senior citizens again this year. Each participant will receive $25 worth of coupons to spend at local farmers’ markets. In order to qualify you must be at least 60 years of age or disabled and living in a housing facility primarily occupied by older individuals where congregate nutrition services are provided. You must be a resident of Foxboro and have an income level at or below $25,142 for an individual or $33,874 for a couple. At the time the coupons are picked up, all participants must sign the self-declaration agreement that you meet the eligibility requirements.
The Fish and Game Club at 17 Neponset Heights Ave. in Foxboro will once again host their Senior BBQ on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thanks to the generosity of the club, this fun event is free. The menu will include salad, pasta, BBQ chicken, veggies, watermelon and 2 alcohol drink tickets. Enjoy the water view, eat delicious food and have a great time with your friends. You must sign up through the senior center in advance if you are planning to attend.
In preparation for our October trip to Charleston, Savannah, and Jekyl Island, we will be hosting a meet and greet for our travelers at the senior center on Wednesday, Sept 14 at 2 p.m. Enjoy some Carolina/Georgia pulled pork while you meet new friends. Sign up in advance to let us know if you’ll be joining us.
On Tuesdays at 11 a.m., join us as we view the series “Rotten.” This docuseries travels deep into the heart of the food supply chain to reveal unsavory truths and expose the hidden forces that shape what we eat. Sign up in advance and we’ll save you a seat.
Our next luncheon outing will be on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at The House of Fortune at 1 p.m. Call us to sign up by Monday, Sept. 19 and meet us at the restaurant on the 21st. For those who require van transportation, arrangements must be made by Monday the 19th.
On Thursdays, we offer Grab and Go Senior Sandwiches at the senior center. You can pick up your sandwich at the front desk on Thursdays at any time between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and you can take the sandwich with you, or you are welcome to eat in the coffee room or on the outside benches. Quantities are limited, so you MUST sign up in advance to get your Senior Sandwich meal. There is a suggested donation of $3 to HESSCO.
On Wednesdays, Sept. 14, 21 & 28 there will be hearing clinics offered from 1 to 3 p.m. This program is free and provides a hearing screening, ear wax removal, hearing aid cleaning and service by appointment. Call in advance to schedule a 20 minute appointment.
Join us on Monday mornings from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for our 1 On 1 Tech Support Program. During your 1-on-1 individualized tech support appointment, you will be able to get answers relating to phones, tablets or computers. Examples include troubleshooting, setting up a device, and other “how to” questions. Call us to set up an appointment.
The theme for our September movies at the senior center is “Brand New Netflix Movies.” The following movies will be shown on Thursdays at 1 p.m.:
Sept. 8 – “The Man from Toronto”: A case of mistaken identity forces a bumbling entrepreneur (Kevin Hart) to team up with a notorious assassin (Woody Harrelson) known as The Man from Toronto in hopes of staying alive.
Sept. 22 – “Umma”: Living a quiet life on a farm with her daughter, a woman (Sandra Oh) must confront her past when the remains of her estranged mother arrive from South Korea.
Sept. 29 – “Persuasion”: Eight years after Ann Elliot (Dakota Johnson) was persuaded not to marry a dashing man of humble origins, they meet again. Will she seize her second chance at true love.
Please sign up for some or all of the movies in advance.
For more information on Council on Aging and Human Services programs and services, check our website at or call us at 508-543-1234.


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