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Seniors Scoop

May 16, 2022

WESTFIELD, NJ - The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) Program, which celebrates healthy aging and educates older adults on a variety of topics, will offer a free program at the Summit Free Public Library beginning on June 23 at 10 a.m. The educational program is open to anyone 60 ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Twelve artists from Union County have been selected as award winners -- including the Best ib Show honor -- in the 55th annual 'New Jersey Senior Citizen Art Show'. The 2021 'New Jersey Senior Art Show' includes more than 200 artworks created by both professional and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – SAGE Eldercare will partner with PBS and The Cognitive Research Center of New Jersey (CRCNJ) to show the film Fast-Forward at the Oakes Center on December 8, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Those registering to attend will be notified by email if the event changes to virtual due to updated ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Showcasing Union County artists age 60 and up, the 2021 'Senior Citizens’ Virtual Art Exhibit' includes 125 original works in an array of categories, including Acrylic Painting, Craft, Digital Art, Drawing, Mixed Media, Oil Painting, Pastel, Photography, Sculpture, and ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Seniors age 55 and up can once again participate in a series of free, guided walks at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside this fall. The series will take place every Friday, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., beginning October 8. Each walk is led by a Trailside ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - SAGE Eldercare’s State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) counselors are available at no charge to discuss Medicare plans and options for 2021 Open Enrollment, which is set for October 15 - December 7. During this period, SAGE will host a Zoom webinar every Wednesday ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Farmers Market vouchers are available to eligible Union County seniors, with residents required to be age 60 and older with a single person’s annual income not exceeding $1,986 per month and a married couple’s combined income not exceeding $2,686 per month. Each eligible senior ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Shuttered since the state-mandated, COVID-19 related closure on March 20, 2020, SAGE Eldercare's Medical Adult Day program, 'Spend-A-Day', will once again reopen to clients on July 19. The closure left older adult participants without a place to socialize or receive cognitive ...

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