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Staying Put in New Canaan

Who We Are & What We Offer

Our Mission

Staying Put in New Canaan is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer-supported organization dedicated to giving our seniors the practical means and social support to live their lives to the fullest, safely and confidently, in the New Canaan community.

Dear Staying Put Members and friends:

Please let us know if you need a ride to our events and make a reservation with us so we can plan for rides and food: 203-966-7762.

Best, Barb and Donna

Woodway Beach Picnic Woodway Beach Picnic
50 members of Staying Put in New Canaan enjoyed a perfect summer evening on August 14th at a pot-luck picnic dinner. Famous chef, Jim Cole, enjoys an appetizer with Dick and Lois Sandberg. Everyone relaxed and enjoyed a great evening!

More Upcoming Events

Tues., Sept. 16, 6:00 p.m: Dinner at Fuji in Darien
Join us for a 4-course meal (soup, salad, choice of entrée: chicken, shrimp or filet mignon, dessert and tea) at a Hibachi Grill. Fee: $30 (incl. meal, tip and tax.) Cash bar. RSVP by Fri., Sept. 12.

Wed., Sept. 17, 9:30 a.m: Men's Coffee
N.C. Inn. Join in on the discussions! RSVP.

Tues., Sept. 23, 1:30 p.m: "Here Come the Brides."
Darien. Join Babs White for a guided 2 p.m. tour of bridal customs and costumes throughout the ages. Please bring a wedding artifact or story for a chat over iced tea and cookies. ($5 suggested donation.) RSVP to Staying Put. Carpool from SPNC.

Also recommended:
  • Tuesdays: Oct. 14 and Nov. 11 and Wednesdays: Sept. 24, Oct. 29 and Nov. 19: Free Medicare Counseling. Bill Emmons and Dick Neville are counselors trained by CHOICES. Call to schedule your appointment 203-594-3620.

  • Wed., Sept. 24, 10:30 a.m: Planning for the Future, Lapham. Elder Law Attorney Sam Starks will talk about legal issues that arise in our later years, including wills, estates, public benefits, powers of attorney plus other elder law topics. RSVP: 203-594-3620.

Please come join us and the terrific company of your fellow seniors in New Canaan. Call 203-966-7762 for reservations or rides.

Barb and Donna

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