Cameron Park Community Services District at 2502 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park, has a wealth of activities for seniors during March.
The Aging Well Series presents “Accommodations for Aging in Place” on Tuesday, March 4. Studies indicate most people want to remain in their own home for as long as possible. More than ramps and grip bars, Universal Design accommodates physical, perceptual and cognitive abilities, as well as different body sizes and shapes. The presentation is 10-11:30 a.m. and there is a $5 suggested donation.
On Tuesday, March 18 the topic is, “Is Someone Dependant You? — Acknowledging the Role of Caregiver.” A spouse, life partner or adult child may not perceive the transitions involved in assuming responsibilities associated with care giving. Finding balance between self-care and care giving demands of time and attention will be explored. The presentation is 10-11:30 a.m. and there is a $5 suggested donation.
Coffee, Tea and Friends, Cameron Park CSD’s monthly senior and caregivers get together is Tuesday, March 11. This month’s presentation will be “Medicare 2014 — What’s New ?”Every year brings changes to the Medicare Program. Find out how these changes will affect you and your benefits from 10-11:30 a.m. at this free event.
Also on Tuesday, March 11, the New West Haven Assisted Living and Cameron Park CSD are offering bingo on the second Tuesday of the month from 1-3 p.m. at the community center.
Wednesday, March 12 the gardening class, “What’s Bugging You?” is presented. The class will discuss good bugs vs bad bugs, how to prevent and control diseases safely, how to keep critters from your home, yard, and garden. Topics include prevention and ecofriendly techniques to become pest free. Find out what to use when and why. Handouts will be available after class. Class is held from 10-11:30 a.m. and there is a $7 fee. Juliet from El Dorado Nursery will be teaching this class.
There are lots of other programs and events going on so check out cameronpark.org, call the Cameron Park Community Services District at 530-677-2231 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.