Stroke screening set at Falls Senior Center

June 27th, 2015 1:44 am

First Posted: 3/13/2013

The public is invited to participate in a stroke prevention screening at the Falls Senior Center, located on Route 92, 2813 Sullivans Trail in Falls, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 5.

Cost is $30, payable at the time of the screening.

Appointments may be made by calling 388-2623 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. weekdays.

The Falls Senior Center invites anyone 55+ to the following activites:

Mon. Mar.18 - 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wii bowling competition with Tunkhannock SC here.

Mon. Mar.18 - 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Healthy Steps Exercise program.

Mon. Mar.18 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. crocheting club meets. This is for all skill levels.

Wed. Mar. 20 - 11:30 a.m Anita Waznia from Compassionate Home Care will give a presentation on “How to DeStress Your Life”

Thurs. Mar. 21 - at 11:15 a.m. Heather Pekol and Christi Waolick, dietetic interns will discuss the PA. Produce Vegetable Supper Club.

Fri. Mar. 22 - at 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Healthy Steps Exercise Program

Mon. Mar. 25 - Wii bowling competition 9:30 a.m to 11:30 a.m. at Tunkhannock SC

Mon. Mar. 25 - 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Healthy Steps Exercise Program

Mon. Mar. 25 - 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Crocheting club meets

Pittston Senior Center

Monday March 18 at 11:15 a.m. the center will observe National Nutrition Month with Nicki Briggs presentation on the importance of fruit in the diet.

Those scheduled for the trip to the Hollywood Casino will depart the center at 9:15 a.m. and are asked to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure.

Tuesday, March 19 is pink or purple to celebrate the arrival of Spring.

Appointments can be made to assist in filling out property tax and rent rebate forms at the center. Make an appointment by calling Connie or Hazel, 655-5561.

Reservations for a program entitled Dining with Diabetes are available.

The program is offered through the Penn State Cooperative Extension and will be held at the Center. Four classes will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on April 11 and 18 and May 2 and 16.