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Chardon Senior Center, 12555 Ravenwood Drive, Chardon, 440-279-2130. Chair Zumba: July 11 12:30 p.m. Join Vaia Gilchrist for a demonstration of this fun…

Senior Center Events

Chardon Senior Center, 12555 Ravenwood Drive, Chardon, 440-279-2130.

Chair Zumba: July 11 12:30 p.m. Join Vaia Gilchrist for a demonstration of this fun exercise program. Done to Latin music, the exercise program can benefit people of all levels of fitness.

Middlefield Senior Center, 15820 Ridgewood Drive, Middlefield, 440-632-0611.

Podiatrist: July 11, 9 a.m. Basic podiatry care provided by Dr. Kessinger. Appointments required.

Speaker: July 16, 10:30 a.m. Gateway will present an informative talk on understanding one’s medications.

West Geauga Senior Center, 11414 Caves Road, Chester, 440-729-2782.

Lunch & Learn at Holly Hill: July 11. Get all one’s questions about short term rehab answered while enjoying a free lunch and tour of Holly Hill. Space is limited; call to reserve a spot.

Book Discussion: July 14, 1 p.m. Call the senior center for the current reading title and join the group for discussion at Geauga West Library in the Gilson room.

Meet the Director and Lunch: July 17. Geauga Department on Aging Director Jessica Boalt will give an overview on the state of the department, including how it works and how it is funded, and answer any questions.

Chagrin Falls Senior Center, 7060 Woodland Ave., Bainbridge, 440-247-8510.

Fun with Technology: July 14, 10 a.m. Bring one’s phone or tablet and learn how to text, use apps, make phone calls, view and use incoming call logs. Skip will be happy to answer any questions. Register for the free program.

Veterans Breakfast: July 15, 9 a.m. Free for veterans. Call for reservations.

Thompson Senior Center, 8091 Plank Road, Thompson, 440-298-3822.

Holly’s Hearing: July 17. Free hearing tests and hearing aid checks offered.

Celebrate Life: Past, Present and Future: July 17, 10:30 a.m. University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center will present a lecture on sleep disorders. Free screenings will be available.

Register for Huntsburg Twp. Senior Trash Pickup

The Huntsburg Township Trustees and Huntsburg Road Department are joining forces with the Geauga County Department on Aging for the 2014 Huntsburg Township Senior Trash Pick-Up Day on July 17.

To register for trash pickup, one must be 60 years of age or older and live in Huntsburg Township. The township road crew and the Department on Aging will pick up refuse from registered seniors who need assistance and take it to the township dumpster.

No liquids, paint or other hazardous materials, construction debris, rocks, yard waste or household garbage will be accepted. All materials should be consolidated in strong boxes and items should be kept dry and tarped if possible. Appliances with Freon removed will be accepted.

Only 10 household items per home and the trash should be from the registered senior’s household only. Items must be left outside the garage, not curbside.

Seniors must be registered with the Department on Aging prior to pickup. Have items clearly marked for Huntsburg Township pickup if one cannot be home to sign for items.

For more information or to register, call the Department on Aging at 440-279-2129, 440-279-2135, 440-279-2130 or 440-834-1856 ext. 2130 weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please indicate if assistance is needed removing items from the home.

Please have the following information available when calling: senior’s name, address, phone number, date of birth and a list of items needing removed.

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