Edgemere Senior Center
6600 North Point Rd.; 410-887-7530; open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
French Fr y
On Friday, Jan. 4, at 11:30 p.m. Enjoy French fries and a hot dog before a rousing game of Bingo. Cost: $1.00 each.
New Years Party
On Wednesday, Jan. 9, at noon. Join in the celebration to ring in the new year with a savory meal catered by Cruisers Pit Beef and dessert. Live entertainment by “Just Us”. Cost is $10.00.
On Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 1 p.m. Join in a lively and interactive book discussion on “Confederacy of the Dunces” by John Kennedy Toole. New members always welcome.
Let’s Get Full On Fiber
On Friday, Jan. 11, at 10:30 a.m. Come and learn what fiber can do for you, where you can find it, and how it benefits you. Presented by the Eating Together Program Staff.
The Fabulous Fifties
On Monday, Jan. 14, at noon. The era of cool cats and rock’n’roll will be celebrated by two singers and a pianist whose daning and vocalism will take you on a trip down memory lane! Presented by Maryland Opera.
On Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 10 a.m. Medical Marijuana can be a safe and natural alternative to current pharmacological treatments for physical and psychological pain. To learn more join Michele Briggs of Code Green Healthcare.
New Membership Orientation
On Thursday, Jan. 17, at 9:30 a.m. Come and learn about the Edgemere Senior Center and resource available through BCDA with the Center Director Grace McDowell. Followed by a guided tour of the center.
Blood Pressure Screening
On Thursday, Jan. 17, at 10:00 a.m. Free blood pressure screening by Elaine Weilke, R.N. from Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The center will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
On Friday, Jan. 25, at 10 a.m. Officer Bryan Dietsch of the Baltimore County Police Department will be here to lead an interactive discussion on how to better secure your home and property by making it less appealing for burglars and give them the impression you are at home when you are not.
It is that time of year again to register or re-register for the center. You must be a current member to participate in classes, events and programs. Volunteers will be on hand in the library to assist you. Ask a friend to join with you. Donations for the Jewelry Counter needed
Donations of gently used and fashionable jewelry are needed for our Jewelry Counter. Proceeds of all sales go the Edgemere Senior Center Council.
The center’s fitness studio is also open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Membership fee is $15 for three maonths. Treadmills, recumbent bikes, and fitness equipment.
Cash Bingo is held every Friday at 12:30 p.m. for center members only. Twenty-three games for $4.50, which includes specials and jack pot. Win
$10 on regular games, $20 for specials, plus a growing jack pot currently valued at $55. Snack are provided.
Travel with Edgemere Senior Center
Call the Edgemere Senior Center Travel Office at 410-477-2141 for reservations.
MGM National Harbor Casino,
Oxon Hill, Maryland, Feb. 13, 2019. Price: $32.00 per person.
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre,
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, March 13, 2019. “Luck Stiff” about a hapless shoe salesman named Harry who discovers his dearly departed uncle left him $6 million. But there is a catch! Price: $95.00.
Mountain Gate Restaurant Luncheon/Bingo,
Thurmont, Maryland, April 18, 2019. Price: $48.00
Rocky Gap Casino
Rocky Gap, Pa., May 15, 2019. Price $40.00 with a $30.00 rebate.
Rainbow Dinner Theatre
Lancaster, Pa., June 5, 2019. Live performance of “Nana Does Vegas”. Nana is back. If you liked Nana’s Naughty Knickers, you’ll love this. Price: $88.00.
Hurlock, Md., July 10, 2019. A three hour crab feast cruise with steamed, crabs , chicken tenders, corn on the cob, crab soup and more. Cost: $94.00.
Kitchen Kettle/Murder Mystery Train Ride
Strasburg, Railroad, Lancaster, Pa. September 7, 2019 (Saturday Evening). Enjoy shopping at the Amish Village before getting aboard the Strasburg Rail Road Train for a delicious dinner and murder myster y. Cost: $95.00