Senior New & Events
January 16, 2020 by Staff Report

The Geauga County Department on Aging offers an Adult Day Service (ADS) program for seniors with early to mid stage dementia at 8090 Cedar Road in Chester Township.

Senior Center Events

Chardon Senior Center, 12555 Ravenwood Drive, Chardon, 440-279-2126.

  • Parkinson’s Support Group: Jan. 21, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sandy McLeod leads the group.
  • Strength Training Class: Mondays and Wednesdays, 11-11:45 a.m.

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

  • Chair Exercises: Monday through Friday, 9:30-10 a.m. Class combines stretching, cardio and resistance bands.
  • Compliment Day: Jan. 22,10:30 a.m. Make compliment cards for friends at Briar Hill, Blossom Hill and Burton Healthcare.

West Geauga Senior Center, 12650 West Geauga Plaza, Unit 4, Chester Township, 440-279-2163.

  • Travel the World Series: Jan. 17, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Watch “The Lost Kingdoms of Africa: Great Zimbabwe” on the big screen. Call to sign up.
  • Chair Yoga: Tuesdays, 2:40-3:30 p.m.

Bainbridge Senior Center, 17751 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge Township. Call Becky at 440-279-2126.

• Iris Folding: Jan. 16, 12:30 p.m. Create unique and beautiful handmade greeting cards. Cost is $1.50 per card.

  • Veterans Breakfast: Jan. 21, 9 a.m. Breakfast is free for veterans. For information, call the center and ask for Becky.

Adult Day Service

The Geauga County Department on Aging offers an Adult Day Service (ADS) program for seniors with early to mid stage dementia at 8090 Cedar Road in Chester Township. The program is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Seniors are picked up at their place of residence by Geauga Transit between 8 and 9 a.m. and greeted as they exit the bus by the ADS staff. The seniors are picked up from 2-2:30 p.m. to be driven back to their place of residence.

ADS participants are offered a nutritious lunch, cognitive stimulation, physical exercise and socialization as part of the program.

There is no fee, although donations are accepted.

For more information, or to schedule a visit, call 440-279-2149.