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Staying Put in New Canaan

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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.

Barb, Donna, Cathy and Kathy

Fairfield Giving Day Staying Put was the #1 nonprofit in New Canaan for dollars raised during the March 5th FCCF Giving Day! Thanks to all of you who donated and supported our campaign so that we can continue to keep our seniors happy, socialized and safe in their homes in New Canaan. Way to go SP!

More Upcoming Events

The Office will be closed on Friday, April 3 in observance of Good Friday and Passover.

Sunday, May 17
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Thurs., Apr. 9, 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m: Pot Luck Dinner
Presbyterian Church. Please share a favorite dish. RSVP necessary for meal planning. This is a very popular event--sign up early!

Wed., Apr. 15, 9:30 a.m.: Men's Coffee
Men's Coffee, New Canaan Inn Library. Come and enjoy a cup of coffee while joining in on the conversation.

Wed., Apr.15, 1:00 p.m.: Diabetes: The Bad News and The Good News
New Canaan Library. Dr. Robin Goland, Director of the Diabetic Center of New York. Dr. Goland, a dynamic speaker, will give us the sweet lowdown. Co-sponsored by the New Canaan Library. Healthy refreshments. Free. RSVP.

Also recommended in the community:
  • Wed., Apr. 8, 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m: 911 Museum and Memorial Trip, New York City. Day bus trip hosted by the Senior Men's Club. Bus leaves St. Mark's parking lot. Fee: $95 per person (incl. museum admission and lunch at Mario's, Little Italy in the Bronx). RSVP: Dick McRedmond - dickmcred@gmail.com

  • Wed., Apr. 8, 6 p.m. Staying in the Game: Non-Operative Treatment of Low Back Pain, Waveny. Dr. Heftler, ONS will discuss the causes and treatments of back pain. Refreshments, 5:30. Free. RSVP - 203-594-5310.

  • Wed., Apr. 15 - Ladies Nite - N. C. Gridiron Club Roast of 2015 "Fall Guy", Bill Walbert at N.C. Country Club. Dinner & show 6:00 p.m., $85; show only 8 p.m., $20. RSVP: Eric Thunem: ethunem@hotmail.com

  • Senior Tele-Health Wellness Program Expanding. Call Tele-nurse, Bethany Zaro, at Health and Human Services (203) 594-3093 for information.

  • Help with 2014 Income Tax Returns. Every Tuesday and Saturday, ends early April. New Canaan Library. Call 203-594-5003 for appointment.

  • Friday Coffee Hour, 11 a.m., Lapham. Melba Neville from Human Services will talk about Health, Humor and History along with coffee and goodies. Free. RSVP.

  • Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m: The Nurse is In! Lapham. Stop by any Thursday to have your blood pressure checked by Robin Boccuzzi, Town Nurse.

  • Ask the Attorney and Ask the Accountant, Lapham. Attorneys Michael Nedder or Michele Gartland of Nedder and Associates, LLC will answer questions about powers of attorney, trusts, will guardianships, living wills, IRA custodianships and more. Accountant Edward Granelli, CPA, will answer your financial questions. One Tuesday a month they will come to Lapham so please call for an appointment (203) 594-3620. Free.

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

Barb, Donna, Cathy and Kathy

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