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Pump Your Brain

Pump Up Your Brain: This exciting brain exercise is designed to keep older adult’s brains sharp and healthy. Participants engage in brain teasers, puzzles, and visual illusions. Take home hand-outs are available to exercise your brain at home! This group will meet on Fridays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in Activity Room #5 .
.PLEASE NOTE FROM JULY - OCTOBER THE GROUP WILL MEET IN ACTIVITY ROOM #7. 
There is a nominal printing fee charged in class to cover the cost of printing materials. Please note this class is designed for members who can engage in independent learning.
 

Five Wishes Workshop

Five Wishes Workshop: A Five Wishes workshop takes you and your loved ones through the process of deciding on your wishes for end of life care. This topic can be sensitive, confusing and sometimes difficult but Five Wishes is here to help you through it. The 5 topics that will be covered are “My wish for”: 
The person I want to make care decisions for me when I can’t. 
The kind of medical treatment I want or don’t want. 
How comfortable I want to be. 
How I want people to treat me. 
What I want my loved ones to know. 
With the help of the American Bar Association Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly, Five Wishes meets the legal requirements under the health decisions statutes. This program is free to members of the MMC and $15 for non-members who want to attend. You must sign up at Member Services to reserve your spot in the workshop. The next workshop is Thursday November 18, 2021 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Wesr Conference Room.  Minimum of 5 participants needed for class to be conducted.   ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST PRE-REGISTER WITH  MEMBER SERVICES.   You can reach Member Services by calling 302-734-1200 ext. 167.
 
 

Kent County Book Mobile is at MMC on Wednesdays!

The Kent County Book Mobile visits the Modern Maturity Center every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.   Come grab a book and enjoy! 

MMC Singles Group

MMC Singles Group NEW Meet and Greet: Are you lonely? The MMC Singles group is a great way for you to get active and stay social. They meet the first Wednesday fof the month in the West Conference Room ,   Drop in or call Carol Roll-Hendersot at 302-632-3329 for more information. 
 

Visually Impaired Support Group

The ACE (Advocacy, Consulting and Education) Visually Impaired Support Group: 
Darryl Garner leads this monthly visually impaired support group meeting. Come out to the center on the third Tuesday of each month from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Activity Room #7.  The group also, meets every Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to noon in Activity Room #6.  The meetings are free and no sign up is required. 

Elder Law Program - WILL RESUME IN 2021

Programs at MMC will resume in 2021.   Please check back later!   
 

The Elder Law Program comes on-site to MMC once a month. Schedule a one-on-one appointment to draft powers of attorney and advance healthcare directives (not living wills). Appointments can be made for the second Wednesday of the month between 10:15 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. Schedule a 45-minute appointment at Member Services by calling (302) 734-1200 ext. 167. Please note, all participants must be age 60 and over to qualify for this service.

Monthly Open Bereavement Support Group - WILL RESUME IN 2021

Programs at MMC will resume in 2021.   Please check back later!   
 
Vitas offers a once a month, drop-in, support session. Drop in on the third Wednesday of the month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Modern Maturity Center Activity Room #5 to talk to a trained bereavement specialist.  

Hearing Loss Support & Chat Group - WILL RESUME IN 2021

Programs at MMC will resume in 2021.   Please check back later!  
 
The Hearing Loss Association of Delaware (HLADE)conducts a support and chat group session on the second Thursday of the month from 10:00 am until noon in Activity Room #7.   HLADE offers information, education, support and assistance to anyone interested.  HLADE offers information, education, support and assistance to anyone interested in learning more about any aspect of hearing loss, coping skills, technology and more!  This is free and everyone is welcome to join us!  For further information,contact Linda Heller at hlade@comcast.net or (302) 388-9459 or go to the HLADE website at www.hlade.orgd in learning more about any aspect of hearing loss, coping skills, technology and more!   

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