Helping to pay utilities
The Maryland Energy Assistance Program, through Tri-County Community Action, assists individuals and families with a once-a-year grant to help pay heating and electric bills. You must be eligible to apply, and be prepared to show proof for all household members.
Call Calvert Pines Senior Center Mondays through Fridays at 410-535-4606, Southern Pines Senior Center Thursdays at 410-586-2748, or North Beach Senior Center Fridays at 410-257-2549.
The Office on Aging wishes everyone a healthy and prosperous 2019. The centers are excited to continue to offer many of the quality services its visitors have come to expect from our staff such as nutritious meals, fitness classes and facilities, tax assistance, caregiver services, counseling and assistance for social service needs, advocacy for senior loved ones, fun day trips, art classes, educational programs, along with many other services.
will hold Crafts with Rosemary 9 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2. Make decorative wreaths, flower baskets and more.
will host an in-house pool tournament 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9. Register by Wednesday, Jan. 2.
will hold a free Living Well with Diabetes class 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2. Registration required. Call 410-535-5400, ext. 459.
will celebrate the start of a New Year with a champagne toast and lunch noon Wednesday, Jan. 2. Registration required.
will hold a new class titled Acrylic Painting 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3. The instructor is Suzanne Shelden. The cost is $10 per class.
will hold Pour-a-Pot to make a work of art 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3. The cost is $2. Registration required.
will hold Free Fitness Friday with Calvert Health physical trainer Theresa Moran 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Jan. 4.
will hold a Zen and the Art of Drawing course for both beginners and those who want to rediscover the joy of drawing 9 a.m. to noon Mondays Jan. 7 through March 11. The cost is $80. Registration required.
will hold a Grief Support with Hospice class 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8.
will hold a Grief and Loss Support Group 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8.
Southern Pines Senior Center will hold aCouponing Group 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9.
will hold a new class titled Acrylic Painting 9 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10. The instructor is Suzanne Shelden. The cost is $10 per class.
will discuss the Senior Companion Program, which assists seniors in our community who could use a helping hand 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11.
will hold a class on the basics of ceramic painting during a Ceramics Snowman Craft to make a bobblehead snowman 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18. Limited space. Registration required by Jan. 11.
will hold Restorative Yoga and Seated Chair Yoga 10:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mondays. The cost is $5 per session.
will hold free Tai Chi classes 9 a.m. Mondays at the Boys and Girls Club, 4125 Dayton Ave. in North Beach next.
will hold strength training classes with a trainer 11 am. Wednesdays and Fridays. The cost is $5. Call 410-535-4606.
will offer grief support groups 1 to 2 p.m. on the first Friday of every month.