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SAGE Balance Screening & Fall Risk Education

$5

with Vanessa Patenaude

Calendar Oct 25, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) Courses are for SAGE Members- adults 50 and older.  To learn more and become a member, please register for SAGE membership first

 

SCP 21117 Balance Screening and Fall Risk Education

Thursday, October 25

9:00 – 11:00 AM

Wieden Hall, PT Lab/classroom

According to the American Physical Therapy Association, about one in three seniors above age 65 and nearly one in two seniors over age 80 will fall at least once this year.  Many times this results in disastrous consequences.  As our nation's population ages, the rate of falls is rising.  Falling and fear of falling may be reduced by physical therapy intervention. Students in the UMPI physical therapist assistant program will use standardized balance screening to assess your risk of a fall.  They will also provide handy education about how to easily reduce your risk of falls in your home by making simple changes.

SAGE Be Red Cross Ready for Seniors

$5

with Penny Kern

Calendar Nov 9, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 4 weeks

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) courses are for SAGE members, adults 50 and older.  To learn more or to become a member please register with SAGE membership first.

SCP 21114 Be Red Cross Ready for Seniors

Fridays, November 2, 9, 16, 30

1:00 – 3:00 PM

Emergencies and disasters can strike quickly and without warning and can force you to evacuate your neighborhood or be confined to your home. Learn how to protect yourself and cope with disaster by planning ahead. Even if you have physical limitations, you can still protect and prepare yourself. Help may not be able to reach everyone right away. You can deal with disaster better by preparing in advance and by working with those in your support network: your family, neighbors and friends as a team. Knowing what to do is your responsibility.  Course will include Community CPR (hands only).

SAGE Decorate a Gingerbread House

$15

with Karen Hilt

Calendar Nov 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm, runs for 1 week

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) course are for SAGE members- adults 50 and older.  To learn more and to become member, please register with SAGE Membership first.

SCP 21120 Decorate a Gingerbread House.

Wednesday, November 28          

12:30 - 3:30 PM          

Class limit 10 Fee $10               

Gingerbread houses have been a holiday tradition for many generations of many different cultures.  The instructor will provide gingerbread house pieces and several different choices for fastening them together.  Then, we will use the candy you folks bring (we can share with each other and the instructor will bring others) to decorate it however you like.  While the houses set up, we’ll break for lunch. The university cafeteria is about $8 for an all-you-can-eat lunch or bring your own. Don’t forget to bring candy to share.  Necco wafers, M&M’s, Tootsie Rolls are just a few of my favorites

SAGE Exploring the Geological Wonders of Our Western National Parks

$5

with Gina Clark

Calendar Nov 12, 2018 , runs for 3 weeks

 SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) Courses are for SAGE Members- adults 50 and older.  To learn more and become a member, please register for SAGE membership first

SCP 21104 Exploring the Geological Wonders of Our Western National Parks 

Mondays & Thursdays, November 12, 15, 19, 26, 29

1:00 – 3:00 PM

A Great Courses series of lectures on DVDs, this program is a collaboration between Great Courses and National Geographic. The lectures promote the wonders of the National Parks, a fascinating introduction to the geological forces that forged the parks.  The 36 half-hour lectures take you to more than a hundred spectacular sites guided by geologist and former college professor Ford Cochran.

SAGE Festival of Trees Project

$5

with Nancy Theriault

Calendar Oct 30, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 5 weeks

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) courses are for SAGE members- adults 50 and older.  To learn more or to become a member, please register with SAGE membership first.

SCP 21109 Festival of Trees Project, 2018

Tuesdays, October 30, November 6, 13, 20, 27

1:00 – 3:00 PM

SAGE has participated in the fundraiser, The Festival of Trees -- held in December for the non-profit St. Apollonia Pediatric Dental Clinic -- for several years.  Everyone who has participated in the past has enjoyed sharing their creative and decorative skills by decorating one or two Christmas trees to enter the event.  Join the fun this year and know that you are raising funds for a deserving organization. The Festival will be held on November 30, December 1 and 2, 2018. We hope all SAGE members will attend the event and admire our creation.

SAGE John Allen, Maysville Pioneer, and His Journal

$5

with Kim Smith

Calendar Nov 8, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) courses are for SAGE members - adults 50 and older.  To learn more and to become a member, please register for SAGE membership first.

SCP 21118 John Allen, Maysville Pioneer, and His Journal (Circa Mid-1800s)

Thursday, November 8

6:00 – 8:00 PM

John Allen, a Maysville pioneer, was an important figure in the history of Presque Isle. The class will examine his actual journal.

SAGE Living with your Computer

$5

with Lynn McNeal

Calendar Nov 13, 2018 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) courses are for SAGE members - adults 50 and older.  To learn more or to become a SAGE member, please register with SAGE Membership first.

SCP 21119 Living With Your Computer

Tuesday & Thursday, November 13, 15

9:30 – 11:30 AM

This course of study will help with understanding basic computer usage and various aspects of

managing the machine. No using computer during class. Take information and work on materials provided between classes. As questions arise with using a computer, jot them down and bring to class for solutions or resolutions.

SAGE The Civil War Diary of Presque Isle's Jeweler Robinson

$5

with Kim Smith

Calendar Nov 29, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

SAGE (Seniors Achieving Greater Education) courses are for SAGE members- adults 50 and older.  To learn more or to become a member, please register with SAGE membership first.

SCP 21121 The Civil War Diary of Presque Isle’s Jeweler Robinson

Thursday, November 29

6:00 – 8:00 PM

Mr. Robinson, a jeweler in Presque Isle, was a Civil War veteran.  The class will examine the diary he kept during the War, before he returned home to raise his family.

Instructor Kim Smith





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