Sandwich Council on Aging - Upcoming Events

November 13th to 27th

Sandwich Council on Aging

270 Quaker Meetinghouse Road

East Sandwich, MA 02537






Monday, November 13 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m

Provided by Alzheimer Family Support

November is National Memory Screening Month.  Free, 30 minute confidential memory Screens will be administered by the Alzheimer’s Family Support Center of Cape Cod at Sandwich COA.  Memory Screens can help to identify possible causes of memory loss and you will receive information on actions that can be taken if there is reason for concern. 

Please call early to schedule your confidential appointment as we expect to fill-up appointment slots.   PRIOR REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!

Call Sandwich Council on Aging at 508-888-4737 to schedule your appointment.





Wednesday, November 15 at 11:00 a.m.

Norman Rockwell Remembered

Art for the Mind is an engaging, educational, art observation experience designed to broaden the minds of its participants.  Programs are intended for people of all ages and backgrounds – artists and non- artists alike.  The featured topic, Norman Rockwell Remembered offers a chance to experience many beloved images by Rockwell, to learn about the way he worked, and to hear the stories behind his choices and inspirations.  Please join us for an enjoyable hour of challenging your mind in new ways!

Call Sandwich Council on Aging at 508-888-4737 to let us know you will be attending.







Book Discussion

with Sandwich Public Librarian Colleen Hayes

 Thursday, November 16 at 1:30PM

This month’s read is a runner up for the National Book Award, The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery.  In this beautifully written book, Montgomery brings empathy, insight, and an enchanting sense of wonderment to the bonds we inherently share with other beings—even those seeming far different from us." (Vint Virga, DVM The Soul of All Living Creatures).  Refreshments served, everyone is welcome!

Call Sandwich Council on Aging at 508-888-4737  to register.



Friends of Sandwich COA     Luncheon – Meatball Sliders

Friday, November 17 at 1:00 p.m.

Manga! Manga! Come to the Council on Aging and enjoy an Italian Luncheon sponsored by the Friends of the C.O. A.      The Luncheon will include meatball sliders, a side salad, dessert, and a beverage.

The cost for this luncheon will be $5.00.

Entertainment will be provided, along with a 50/50 raffle.

This luncheon will take place after the Friend’s Meeting @ 12:30 p.m., and we invite any of you that might want to learn more about the Friends of the C.O.A. to come sit in on our meeting, to learn about fundraising plans for Fiscal 2018. We welcome your ideas for events. Remember, many hands make lighter chores.

Call early for reservations, as space is limited -- 508-888-4737       SEE YOU ON THE 17TH.

















Painting Class –   PASTEL PAINTING WITH Greg Maichack  --

The 45 Million Dollar Flower

Monday, November 27 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

This program is a pastel workshop for adults with all materials included.  You will enjoy producing a pastel painting of Georgia O’Keeffe’s ‘Jimson Weed/White Flower No 1’ that sold for 45.4 million dollars.  This pastel painting is very easy for anyone to have fun with since it has been described as a vehicle for pure expression.

Registration is required.  Cost is $20 and payable upon registration.  Please register with the Sandwich Council on Aging at 508-888-4737 or stop by at 270 Quaker Meetinghouse Rd.,

E. Sandwich.

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