Chatham Council on Aging
193 Stony Hill Road
Chatham, MA 02633
May 2018 Events
May 3rd, 17th, 24th, 31st & June 7th, 14th, 10:00 am - Noon
iPhone and iPad Classes
at The COLIN CAMPBELL COMPUTER SCHOOL - Chatham COA
Classes for iPad and iPhone users from beginners through advanced, and also a refresher class are being offered May through June. Class descriptions and the requirements are available at the Senior Center or online at www.chathamcoa.com. Reservations for classes are required. Space is limited. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Monday, May 7th – 12pm
COA Gourmet Luncheon
On the Menu is Mediterranean Seasoned Turkey with a Cucumber Tzatziki sauce, served with a Moroccan Faro Salad and Angel Food Cake with Berries for dessert. Tickets are $7. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Monday, May 7th, 1pm
FREE PRESENTATION: “Funeral Planning”
Responsible funeral planning requires many considerations. Spare your family the emotional stress of making decisions during a challenging time. A preneed funeral arrangement records your exact wishes. Join us for a Free Presentation on Funeral Planning with our guest speaker Christine Damery, from Dignity Memorial, and Nickerson Funeral Homes. Consider joining us for Luncheon at Noon, prior to the Presentation. Reservations are required. Space is limited. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, May 9th
FREE ~ DAYTRIP DESTINATION: Hidden Cove Restaurant
We will visit the Hidden Cove Restaurant, inside the Cape Cod Tech High School. This restaurant is a hidden gem, known for delicious fare, friendly service, at reasonable prices. They are a student-operated and staff-supervised restaurant open for lunch, which will begin at approximately 11:30am. The Bus will depart the COA to the Hidden Cove at 10:30am. Transportation is Free. Lunch is at the cost of the diner. Reservations are required. Space is limited. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, May 9th, 2pm
May Birthdays Celebration
If you were born in the month of May and reside in Chatham, we hope you will join us at the COA for our monthly Birthday celebration. Guests are encouraged. Transportation is available. Call 508-945-5190 to register.
Artful Aging ~ Art Classes
Friday May 11th, Noon – 12pm
“Pizza with the Police”
In partnership with the Chatham Council On Aging, the Chatham Police Department is sponsoring a community event: “Pizza with the Police”. Come by the COA, grab a slice and talk with CPD officers! Reservations are encourage, transportation is available. Call the COA at 945-5190.
Monday, May 14th, 12pm
Special Mother’s Day Gourmet Luncheon
Join us for a luncheon as we honor all the mothers in our lives. In honor of Mother’s Day, the COA is hosting a special luncheon. All guests who are mothers will be treated to a reduced price of $5. On the Menu for Lunch is Roasted Cod with Mango Salsa and Avocado over Greens with a Passion Fruit Vinaigrette and Chocolate Torte with Berries for dessert. Mothers will also receive a special token gift of appreciation from the COA. Reserve now to save your spot. Space is limited. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Monday, May 14th at 1pm
Veteran to Veteran Café
Thank you for your service! Join us to share your Military Service Stories or just come to listen to fellow Veterans and enjoy refreshments. Sponsored by: Beacon Hospice & Chatham Council on Aging Facilitators: Judith Hunter & Cynthia Robotham. Reservations required. Space is limited. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, May 16th, 9am
FREE - DAYTRIP- SENIOR DAY AT WHOLE FOODS
Chatham COA will be offering transportation to and from Whole Foods on 5/16/2018. Seniors are invited to visit the Whole Food’s store on Senior Day for cooking demonstrations, and to enjoy free samplings from the menu of the day. The COA Bus will leave Chatham at 9am, the event takes place 10:00am - 11:30am. The COA Bus will then depart Whole Foods by 12:00, returning directly to Chatham. Reservations are required, space is limited. Call the COA at 508-945-5190 for information & registration.
Thursday, May 17th, 10:30am
FREE PRESENTATION: “Let’s Talk About Your Healthcare - It’s YOUR Choice!”
Through your life, every competent adult can make a personal health care plan to direct their care choices. Your personal plan is your road map which tells your family and doctors what's important to you. Join Julie Tooher RN, a trained facilitator from the VNA of Cape Cod for this informal discussion. Leave feeling empowered and knowledgeable about making a plan that honors your values and choices. Light refreshments will be served. Reservations encouraged. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Monday, May 21st – 12pm
COA Gourmet Luncheon
On the menu is Pesto Crusted Chicken with an Orzo, Tomato and Spinach Salad, Garlic Bread and Brownie Sundae for dessert. Tickets are $7. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, May 23rd at 1pm
Enrollment and Information Session for the Town of Chatham FY 19 Senior Tax Work-off Program
This session will be held at the COA. Copies of the complete program overview, program guidelines, and enrollment requirements are available at the Senior Center or online at the Council on Aging website at www.chathamcoa.com/forms. Contact the COA at 508-945-5190 for more information and/or to register for the information and enrollment Session.
Monday, May 21st – 1pm
FREE MOVIE MONDAY at the COA CINEMA
“Wonder”, Running time: 113 minutes, Rated PG
Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman. Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, Auggie becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the local fifth grade. As his family, his new classmates and the larger community all struggle to find their compassion and acceptance, Auggie’s extraordinary journey will unite them all and prove you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out. The challenges he faces helps others learn to not judge a book by its cover. Starring: Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, and Izabela Vidovic. Space is limited. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Monday, May 28th 16th - Memorial Day Holiday – COA Closed
Gourmet Café Lunch – Mondays, 12pm – Menu
INCLUDES BREAD BASKET, ENTRÉE, BEVERAGE & DESSERT; SPACE IS LIMITED. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. CALL THE COA AT 508-945-5190. TRANSPORTATION IS AVAILABLE.
Tickets $7. Mediterranean Seasoned Turkey with a Cucumber Tzatziki sauce, served with a Moroccan Faro Salad and Angel Food Cake with Berries for dessert.
Special Mother’s Day Gourmet Luncheon:
$5 Ticket price for guests who are Mothers. Regular Tickets are $7.
Roasted Cod with Mango Salsa and Avocado over Greens with a Passion Fruit Vinaigrette and Chocolate Torte with Berries for dessert.
Tickets $7. Pesto Crusted Chicken with an Orzo, Tomato and Spinach Salad, Garlic Bread and Brownie Sundae for dessert
If you have a food allergy please advise the office when making your reservations and the Chef prior to being seated.
SOUPER MONDAYS! SOUP TO GO
$4/PINT IS AVAILABLE ON MONDAY AND THROUGH THE WEEK WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.
May 7th - Tuscan Turkey
May 14th - Caribbean Chicken and Vegetable Stew
May 21st - Butternut Squash
May 28th - Memorial Day - COA Closed