Selected Community Events
Hearing Aid Technology Options- From Bluetooth to Loops
Jun 19, 2013 10am
Charlottesville Senior Center
Hearing devices and the technology available has come a long way, even just in the past few years. Many benefits, features and optional accessories are not discussed for various reasons. Join us for a educational class focused on optional technology that can increase satisfaction and benefit with hearing aids.Some of these features are in most devices already, such as a T-coil that can be used with telephones and with loop systems in local churches, theaters and other businesses. Optional devices, such as a Bluetooth adapters, can connect hearing devices to a smartphone, Ipod or the TV.
Senior Center June Yard Sale
Jun 6, 2013 - Jun 7, 2013 5 PM - 7 PM, 8 AM - 4 PM
Senior Center. 1180 Pepsi Place, Charlottesville, VA
The Senior Center’s annual June Yard Sale is here and everyone is sure to find a must have treasure! It all kicks off with a preview sale on Thursday, June 6th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Admission is $5 at the door. On Friday, June 7th, 8:00 AM to – 4:00 PM and Saturday, June 8, 2013, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM the event is free.
Kimberly Haynes 434-974-7756
Senior Financial Scams: How to Protect Family and Friends
May 29, 2013 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkmar Branch - UVA Community Credit Union 3300 Berkmar Drive
In 2011 the cost of identity fraud for seniors as a group was well over two billion dollars with those aged 70-89 as a target. This seminar helps you understand the scope of the problem and its long-term effects. You will learn how to identify common scams and exploitations, what the typical perpetrator looks like, where to go for help, and most importantly how to prevent this from happening to you or your loved ones. Seating is limited. Register online at uvacreditunion.org or call 434-964-2001 today to save your seat!
UVA Community Credit Union
Greene County Transit, Inc. Senior Saturdays
The Greene County Transit, Inc. provides public transportation Monday - Friday from 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. We offer seniors, age 60 and over, one free round trip each Saturday.
Greene County Transit, Inc. 434-985-5205