Glen Cove Senior Advisory Council Publishes Brochure on Housing Options for Seniors
Copies Available at Glen Cove Senior Center
The Glen Cove Senior Advisory Council recently published a new handbook about housing opportunities for seniors. The handbook contains a myriad of information about the various options available including assistance for individuals who would like to stay in their current homes; rental, condo and coop options; and congregate living alternatives such as assisted living facilities, residential healthcare and nursing facilities and continuing care retirement communities. The handbook also provides information on related services that are available to seniors and other publications that may provide guidance to seniors who are addressing housing and care-related issues. The free handbook is available at the Glen Cove Senior Center located at 130 Glen Street.
January 19 • The Glen Cove Senior Advisory Council and The Pratt Pavilion will host a Senior Resource Exchange from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at The Pratt Pavilion, Glengariff Health Care Center, 141 Dosoris Lane, Glen Cove. Come and meet local organizations who will answer your questions and make the process easier for you and safer for your loved ones and clients. See attached flyer for more details. RSVP by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All are welcome to attend.
January 20 • Starting at 2:00 pm, the Glen Cove Library will be showing “Florence Foster Jenkins” on its large 80-inch ultra-high definition television. The movie is rated PG-13 and runs for 110 minutes.
January 22 • Starting at 2:00 pm, come to the Glen Cove Library and enjoy the music of The Continentals five-piece ensemble repertoire and jazz improvisations of swing era tunes from the 1930s, 40s and early 50s. Listen to tunes made popular by the likes of Count Basie, Les Brown, Duke Ellington, The Dorsey Brothers, Glen Miller, Frank Sinatra and many others.
March 14 • The Glen Cove Library is hosting an all-day trip to see The Wonders of Holland at the Philadelphia Flower Show. The bus leaves at 8:00 am and returns at approximately 7:30 pm. From windmills, wooden shoes and cheese, to bicycles, canals and vibrant tulip and flower fields, the largest flower show in the U.S. will offer diverse stories of horticulture, innovative eco-design and modern urban greening and sustainability efforts of the Netherlands. Enjoy lunch on your own (either at the historic Reading Terminal Market across from the convention center or at the Flower Show). The cost is $83 and is payable by check or money order at the time of registration. Registration is in person at the Glen Cove Library’s Reference desk. Please make checks or money orders payable to: The Glen Cove Library Bus Trip Fund. Please note: The price of each seat reflects that person’s share of the cost of the bus and activities provided. These items are all pre-paid and there is no profit to the Library. Therefore, no refunds are possible. If you cannot attend, your ticket can be purchased by an individual on our waiting list. Should there be no waiting list, you may choose to give your place to another person.
Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group • Glen Cove Hospital is starting a new Caregiver Support Group for those caring for someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s. The group will meet on the third Wednesday of every month, beginning on October 19, from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. See attached flyer for more details and contact information.
Circle of Friends • The Glen Cove Senior Center welcomes guests aged 50 and older to join them on the first Tuesday of every month from 6 pm to 8 pm for the Circle of Friends program. Tickets are $5.00 each and include a lite dinner prepared by Chef Jeanine from The View Grill, followed by your choice of a stimulating workshop or entertainment activity, Call 759-9610 to inquire about the current month’s entertainment and to make your reservation.
St. Paul’s Fellowship Cafe • Please come and enjoy lunch free of charge on the third Saturday of every month from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. 28 Highland Avenue, Glen Cove.
Tuesdays • For information regarding SNAP (formerly food stamps), contact Ms. Zulieka Cordoran at 505-4431 to make an appointment. City Hall from 9 am to 12 pm and Senior Center from 12 pm to 4 pm.
Fridays • The Glen Cove Library hosts First Friday Flicks on the first Friday of each month. Come watch the latest movie releases for free on the Library’s 80-inch ultra-high definition television. Call the Library at 516-676-2130 to learn about the featured film of the month and time of showing.