Senior Scene: Harvest Ball, Medicare Open Enrollment Info Session
Nov 05, 2016 04:12PM
● By Theresa Gilman
(Editor's Note: this content was provided by the Dracut Council on Aging.)
Harvest Ball Friday, November 4th at 2:00 PM
Thanks to the fundraising efforts of the Dracut Jr. High School Honor Society, we will once again host this fun intergenerational party. Festivities will include refreshments, games and prizes and dancing to DJ Ray Tremblay. Costumes are optional and there will be a costume contest with prizes. Tickets are available at the Senior Center for $5.
Senior Medicare Patrol: Protect Yourself From Medicare Fraud! Thursday, November 10th at 10:00 AM
Did you know that $60 to $90 billion of our tax dollars are lost to Medicare fraud each year? Patricia McMillen, a representative of the Massachusetts Senior Medicare Patrol (MA SMP) Program, will be here to discuss how to prevent, detect, report healthcare errors, fraud and abuse. We all can have an active role in protecting Medicare for ourselves and future generations. This workshop will provide you with the tools to become a more informed and engaged health care consumer. If you cannot attend this workshop but have questions about your healthcare bills, Medicare notices, or other health insurance statements, please call the MA SMP Program office at 800�892�0890. �
SHINE Medicare Open Enrollment Info Session Tuesday, November 15nd at 12:00 PM
It is Medicare open enrollment time! SHINE (Serving the Health Insurance Needs of Everyone) staff will be giving a presentation at our Senior Center to go over the basic information and Medicare changes you need to know for open enrollment. Many of you will find that this talk will answer your questions, but if not, you can set up an individual appointment with Jill, our SHINE Volunteer.
Friends 120 Club
Tickets Still Available Drawing: November 17th during the Thanksgiving Celebration
Thanksgiving Celebration Thursday, November 17th starting at 9:30 AM
We will kick off our turkey fest with a morning showing of Trains, Planes, and Automobiles starring John Candy and Steve Martin. One of the best comedies of all time, this movie tells the story about the struggle to make it home for Thanksgiving. Then, at 11:30, our favorite traveling chef is back to serve a fantastic Thanksgiving meal of carved turkey with all the fixings! Stick around after lunch for Bingo! (To be played at regular time of 1:00 PM). RSVP is required (as it is with all special