Classes with Tina Marks will be held Tuesdays at the O'Malley Senior Activity Center, 1275
Hot dog hoedown
The Department of Aging and Disabilities has updated a booklet on community support groups. The booklet focuses on groups for caregiving,
Trips for 2012
Members of the Annapolis Senior Activity Center can stop by the trip desk for a preview of 2012 outings and to make reservations and deposits. Information: 410-222-1818.
Brochures on residents' rights in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities and another brochure on the ombudsman program protecting those residents are available from the Department of Aging and Disabilities. The brochures are titled "Resident's Rights in Nursing Homes/Rehabilitation Centers in Maryland," "Resident's Rights in Assisted Living Facilities in Maryland" and "Ombudsman: Your Resident Advocate." Information: 410-222-4464 or http://www.aacounty.org/aging.
Information on assisted-living homes and other housing options for seniors has been updated on the county Department of Aging and Disabilities website at http://www.aacounty.org/aging.
The following activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818:
Nutrition information Staff and volunteers from Maryland Hunger Solutions will be at the center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 17. They will provide information about available nutrition assistance programs, pre-screen individuals to see whether they are eligible for aid, and assist interested individuals in applying on site for programs.
The following activities will be offered at the Arnold Senior Activity Center, 44 Church Road. Information: 410-222-1922:
Ice cream social National Ice Cream Month will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Monday, July 23. Sundaes will include favorite toppings. Cost is $1.
Scrabble Challenge your brain by playing Scrabble, 12:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays. New participants are welcome.
The following activities will be offered at the
Driving program The AARP Driver Safety Program will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 11. Participants will learn the rules of the road and defensive driving techniques. $5.
Health insurance A representative from the
The following activities will be offered at the O'Malley Senior Activity Center, 1270 Odenton Road, Odenton. Information: 410-222-6227:
'Power of the Palette Knife' An art workshop will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, July 24 and 31. Art teacher Kathy Kniess will demonstrate how to use a palette knife to create and complete a painting. All skill levels are welcome, and class size is limited. Free.
Quilt Club Participants can help one another with projects and learn ideas and techniques every Friday at 1 p.m. at the O'Malley Annex. Machines are available. New members welcome.
The following activities will be offered at the Pasadena Senior Activity Center, 4103 Mountain Road. Information: 410-222-0030:
Insurance fraud Steve Wright, an investigator with the Maryland Insurance Administration's fraud unit, will give an overview of insurance fraud and answer questions from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, July 17. Sign up by Wednesday, July 11.
The following activities will be offered at the South County Senior Activity Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Information: 410-222-1927 or 410-798-4802.
Hearing aid cleaning Allied Hearing Associates of Annapolis will provide licensed health care professionals for free hearing aid cleaning from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 18. Free hearing screening tests will also be provided.