Senior Events Calendar – August 17
The Men of Harmony sing The Songs of the Military Service at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony held at Veteran's Historical park in Newhall on Friday. Dan Watson/The Signal
By Signal Staff
Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Senior Calendar     

SCV Senior Center – 22900 Market Street, Newhall, 661-259-9444

 

Ongoing Events

 

SCV Senior Center Creative Writing Class – Mondays, 2-3:30 p.m.

Crochet Class: First and Third Mondays, 9 – 10 a.m.

Jewelry Making Class:  First and Third Mondays, 10 – 11 a.m.

Emotional Support Group:  Tuesdays from 10-11 a.m.

Grief Support Group:  Tuesdays from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Senior Orchestra – Wednesdays at 3 p.m.

Bingo at the SCV Senior Center – First and third Thursdays, 2-5 p.m. (doors open at 1:30)

and Fourth Saturdays at 1 p.m.

 

Senior Lunch at Friendly Valley Methodist Church

What: If you are a senior and live in or around the Friendly Valley Country Club, you are invited to lunch here at the Friendly Valley Methodist Church for meals provided by the Santa Clarita Senior Center.

When: Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays from 10:45-12 p.m.

Where:  Friendly Valley Methodist Church, 19246 Avenue Of The Oaks, Newhall

Cost: Donation of $3.50

More info: If you live in Friendly Valley and need transportation, call our tram service at 661-252-2666.

 

Silvertone Singers Weekly Meeting

What:  Renew your love of singing and performing older tunes. The SCV Senior Center’s volunteer chorus, the Silvertone Singers, invites singers of all skill levels to come to weekly rehearsals and regular performances.

When:  Mondays, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  Newhall Community Center, Market St., Newhall

More info:  Call Joan Peterson, secretary, at 661-252-0988.

 

SCV Men of Harmony Singing Group

What: The SCV Men of Harmony are looking for singers of all levels and vocal ranges to join us in singing four-part harmony.

When: Tuesday nights from 7:30-9:45 p.m.

Where: Valley Oaks Village Apartments, 24700 Valley Street, Santa Clarita.

More info: Dave Norman at 661-259-6109. Call for apartment entry info.

 

Other Events

 

Harmony Ice Cream Celebration

What: Men of Harmony Choir’s Old Fashion Ice Cream Social come and sing along with them and enjoy some Ice Cream.

When: Sunday, August 20, 2 p.m.

Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall

Cost: $12/$15

More info: 661-259-9444

 

“MacArthur’s Spies” Scholar Series Presentation

What: Join Professor Lissa Brassfield for this fascinating presentation about three intrepid people who successfully eluded the Japanese for more than two years, sabotaging enemy efforts and preparing the way for MacArthur’s triumphant return.

When: Wednesday, August 23, 10-11 a.m.

Where: SCV Senior Center. A1 and A2, 22900 Market Street

Cost: Free

More info: 661-259-9444

 

Women in Crisis: Exploring Solutions to Housing Barriers of Women Who are Seniors

Discussion and Focus Groups, September 13

What: With the current housing crisis coupled with limited incomes, many women are finding it difficult to pay rent or make mortgage payments. As both are growing issues, we are looking to the community to provide insight, information, and resources on finding solutions. If you would like to help find ways to bridge the gap, we invite you to a focus group to explore new possibilities to bring our community closer together. Refreshments will be provided. Presented by Sisters in Time in collaboration with a Bridge to Home, Domestic Violence Center,

When: Wednesday, September 13, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: Savia Community Center, 23780 Newhall Ave, Newhall

Cost: Free

More info: RSVP to Robin Clough: rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org or call Robin at (661) 259-9444

 

 

 

 

 

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The Men of Harmony sing The Songs of the Military Service at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony held at Veteran's Historical park in Newhall on Friday. Dan Watson/The Signal

Senior Events Calendar – August 17

Senior Calendar     

SCV Senior Center – 22900 Market Street, Newhall, 661-259-9444

 

Ongoing Events

 

SCV Senior Center Creative Writing Class – Mondays, 2-3:30 p.m.

Crochet Class: First and Third Mondays, 9 – 10 a.m.

Jewelry Making Class:  First and Third Mondays, 10 – 11 a.m.

Emotional Support Group:  Tuesdays from 10-11 a.m.

Grief Support Group:  Tuesdays from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Senior Orchestra – Wednesdays at 3 p.m.

Bingo at the SCV Senior Center – First and third Thursdays, 2-5 p.m. (doors open at 1:30)

and Fourth Saturdays at 1 p.m.

 

Senior Lunch at Friendly Valley Methodist Church

What: If you are a senior and live in or around the Friendly Valley Country Club, you are invited to lunch here at the Friendly Valley Methodist Church for meals provided by the Santa Clarita Senior Center.

When: Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays from 10:45-12 p.m.

Where:  Friendly Valley Methodist Church, 19246 Avenue Of The Oaks, Newhall

Cost: Donation of $3.50

More info: If you live in Friendly Valley and need transportation, call our tram service at 661-252-2666.

 

Silvertone Singers Weekly Meeting

What:  Renew your love of singing and performing older tunes. The SCV Senior Center’s volunteer chorus, the Silvertone Singers, invites singers of all skill levels to come to weekly rehearsals and regular performances.

When:  Mondays, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  Newhall Community Center, Market St., Newhall

More info:  Call Joan Peterson, secretary, at 661-252-0988.

 

SCV Men of Harmony Singing Group

What: The SCV Men of Harmony are looking for singers of all levels and vocal ranges to join us in singing four-part harmony.

When: Tuesday nights from 7:30-9:45 p.m.

Where: Valley Oaks Village Apartments, 24700 Valley Street, Santa Clarita.

More info: Dave Norman at 661-259-6109. Call for apartment entry info.

 

Other Events

 

Harmony Ice Cream Celebration

What: Men of Harmony Choir’s Old Fashion Ice Cream Social come and sing along with them and enjoy some Ice Cream.

When: Sunday, August 20, 2 p.m.

Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall

Cost: $12/$15

More info: 661-259-9444

 

“MacArthur’s Spies” Scholar Series Presentation

What: Join Professor Lissa Brassfield for this fascinating presentation about three intrepid people who successfully eluded the Japanese for more than two years, sabotaging enemy efforts and preparing the way for MacArthur’s triumphant return.

When: Wednesday, August 23, 10-11 a.m.

Where: SCV Senior Center. A1 and A2, 22900 Market Street

Cost: Free

More info: 661-259-9444

 

Women in Crisis: Exploring Solutions to Housing Barriers of Women Who are Seniors

Discussion and Focus Groups, September 13

What: With the current housing crisis coupled with limited incomes, many women are finding it difficult to pay rent or make mortgage payments. As both are growing issues, we are looking to the community to provide insight, information, and resources on finding solutions. If you would like to help find ways to bridge the gap, we invite you to a focus group to explore new possibilities to bring our community closer together. Refreshments will be provided. Presented by Sisters in Time in collaboration with a Bridge to Home, Domestic Violence Center,

When: Wednesday, September 13, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: Savia Community Center, 23780 Newhall Ave, Newhall

Cost: Free

More info: RSVP to Robin Clough: rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org or call Robin at (661) 259-9444