Chatham Council on Aging
193 Stony Hill Road
Chatham, MA 02633
July 2018 Events
Monday, July 2nd – 12pm
No COA Gourmet Café Today
Monday July 2nd – 1pm
FREE MOVIE and SNACKS at the COA CINEMA
“The Post” – Rated R
In this engaging docudrama set in 1971, the staff of the Washington Post faces a historic dilemma: whether or not to publish the Pentagon Papers, a top-secret document that reveals the U.S. Government knew for decades that the Vietnam War was unwinnable. Rated PG-13 for Language and War Violence. Running Time is 115 minutes. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Wednesday July 4th
Independence Day – COA Closed
Monday, July 9th – 12pm
COA Gourmet Café – Special Guests: The Chatham A’s Baseball Players- Tickets $7
This is a wonderful opportunity to have a personal lunch with some of the talented college athletes who are members of the Chatham Angler’s Baseball Team, and learn more about the Summer Cape Cod Baseball League experience. Chatham Angler’s team colors or apparel! On the Menu, is a Classic Summer BBQ with Burgers, Hot Dogs, Potato Salad, all the fix ins, and Frozen Summer Treats. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190
Wednesday July 11th 9am – 11am
FREE DROP-IN Blood Pressure Clinic
Come meet Nurse Julie and have your Blood Pressure taken.
Friday July 13th, 9:30am
DAYTRIP DESTINATION: Hydrangea Festival – Chatham Garden Tours & Luncheon
Join us for a walking tour of the Chatham Garden Club’s Hydrangea Festival Garden Tour. Visit 4 Gardens, with a break at midday for Lunch at the Chatham Filing Station. Decide to see all of the Gardens or, just some of them. The entrance fee to each Garden Tour is $5, and is paid at the Gardens. The bus will depart the COA at 9:30am. Please note: The accessibility of these gardens is considered discretionary. That is, the yards include uneven land, soft ground, and/or sets of stairs. You must be able to ambulate/walk unassisted, and navigate this terrain, to be able attend this trip. Appropriate footwear is encouraged. Admission to the tours and lunch are at the cost of the participant. Transportation is free. Reservations are required. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Monday, July 16th – 12pm
COA Gourmet Café – Tickets $7
Chicken Broccoli Alfredo, Tossed Salad, and assorted Cookies and Brownies for dessert. Catered especially for us this week, by the Chatham Village Market.
Monday, July 16thth, 1pm
FREE PRESENTATION: Barnstable County Master Gardner
"Using Native and Pollinator-Friendly Plants in Your Garden"
Barnstable County Master Gardener Guest Speaker, Marylou Roberts will present:
Consider joining us for Luncheon at Noon, prior to the Presentation. See above for Luncheon details. Reservations are required for either the Luncheon or the Presentation. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Wednesday July 18th, 1pm
Upcycle with “Do it Yourself” Tin Can Crafts
Let’s Upcycle your used tin cans into something creative, beautiful and useful! Bring your creative flair, imagination, and a few clean, unlabeled tin cans, plus $3.00 towards the cost of decorator materials. There is no telling what you can create! Light Refreshments Will Be Served. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Friday, July 20th
FREE Pleasant Bay Senior Sailing
Join us for an Afternoon of Senior Sailing on Pleasant Bay with Pleasant Bay Community Boating!
Your Choice of One of Two Sailing Trip Dates: July 20th or August 3rd.
Monday July 23rd, 12pm
COA Gourmet Luncheon & Show – Featuring: “Yesterday’s Country Band” – Tickets $9
Back by popular request: Yesterday’s Country Band has evolved from a group of semi- retired musicians, who enjoyed jamming and playing music together, to an active, performing band. The band has been performing on a regular basis since 2011 in the South Coast area of Massachusetts, including Cape Cod, and Rhode Island. A show not to be missed! On the Luncheon Menu is: BBQ Pulled Pork, Honey Cornbread and Slaw, and Basil, Corn and Tomato Pasta Salad, and Caramel Cookie Sundae for dessert. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, July 25th, 9:30am
DAYTRIP DESTINATION: Museum of Natural History & Luncheon at the Scargo Café
Join us for a Tour of the exciting exhibits at the Museum of Natural History in Brewster, followed by luncheon at the Scargo Café in Dennis. We will be touring, learning and exploring at the Museum for approximately 2 hours. Following the Museum visit, we will enjoy lunch at the popular Scargo Café in Dennis. The cost of admission to the museum for each participant has been reduced to $5.00, through the generosity of funds donated by Friends of the Chatham COA. Lunch is at the cost of the diner. Transportation is free. The Bus Departs COA at 9:30am. The bus will arrive back to the COA back to the COA about 2pm. Reservations are required. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Monday, July 25th, 12pm
FREE PIZZA & Movie Day at the COA CINEMA – “The Greatest Showman”, Rated PG
This wondrous musical about the life of entrepreneur P.T. Barnum depicts how he found fame and fortune by starting a circus in 1870s America, and posits that he was the creator of modern show business. Hugh Jackman leads an all-star cast in this bold and original musical filled with infectious show-stopping performances that will bring you to your feet time and time again. Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum (Jackman), the film follows the visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle. This inspirational film also stars Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Rebecca Ferguson and Zendaya. Running time 105 minutes. Reservations are required by the Friday before, on July 27th. Pizza will be served in the Movie Rooms, at 12 noon. Transportation is available. Call the COA 508-945-5190.
Wednesday, August 1st, 2pm
July and August Birthdays Celebration
If you were born in the months of July and August, and reside in Chatham, we hope you will join us at the COA for our combined-months Birthday celebration. Guests are encouraged. Transportation is available. Call the COA at 508-945-5190 to register.
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.
No lunch or soup today
July 9th – Special Guests the Chatham A’s Players - $7
Classic Summer BBQ ~ Burgers, Hot Dogs, Potato Salad, all the fix ins, Frozen Summer Treats for dessert.
July 16th Luncheon Catered by the Chatham Village Market - $7
Chicken Broccoli Alfredo, Tossed Salad, and assorted Cookies and Brownies for dessert
July 23rd - “Yesterday’s Country Band “- Luncheon & Show $9
BBQ Pulled Pork, Honey Cornbread and Slaw, and Basil, Corn and Tomato Pasta Salad, Caramel Cookie Sundae for dessert
July 30th - Free Pizza and Movie Day, 12pm
COA Cinema - “The Greatest Showman”, at 1pm
For more details on the Movie, see above. Pizza is served in the Movie room at 12 Noon. Movie and Pizza Reservations must be made by Friday July 27th. Call the COA at 508-945-5190.
Enjoy SOUP TO GO
Available through the week, or while supplies last. Heat and enjoy at home, or stock up your freezer!