Weekly Senior Calendar May 24

Metro Creative

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

Contact: Robin Clough, rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org


Ongoing Events


  • Computer, Phone, & Tablet Assistance:  Monday and Tuesday 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
  • Crochet Class: First and Third Mondays, 9 – 10 a.m.
  • Chair Exercise Class:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.
  • Jewelry Making Class:  First and Third Mondays, 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Fitness Class with Linda Bennett:  Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
  • Creative Writing Class – Mondays, 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Flex & Flow Yoga Class:  Monday and Wednesday, 4:15 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Beginning Tai-Chi:  Tuesday and Thursday, 8 – 8:40 a.m.
  • Emotional Support Group:  Tuesdays from 10-11 a.m.
  • Grief Support Group:  Tuesdays from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Tai Chi:  Tuesday and Thursday, 8:40 – 9:30 a.m.
  • French Class:  Wednesday and Thursday, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Zumba Gold: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 3:30 – 4:14 p.m.
  • Bingo at the SCV Senior Center – First and third Thursdays, 2-5 p.m. (doors open at 1:30 p.m.) and Fourth Saturdays at 1 p.m.


Other Events


Finding your Inner Skills and On-The-Job Training Opportunities for Seniors

  • What: Special guest presenter  Joel Morgan is Regional Director of Workforce & Career Development at America’s Job Center of California. He assists local residents in accessing employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market. Mr. Morgan will discuss paid on-the-job training opportunities which are currently available for seniors as well as finding your inner skills. Join the SCV Senior Center 2nd Career Center every fourth Wednesday at 10 a.m. to explore opportunities and discuss the job market and what you need to do to re-enter the workforce -even part-time.
  • When: Wednesday, May 23, 10–11 a.m.
  • Where: SCV Senior Center, Rooms A1 and A2, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
  • Cost: No charge
  • More info: Contact:  Robin Clough, rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org, 661-259-9444


Silvertones Presents ‘TV Themes:  Old and New-ish Concert’

  • What: Do you remember Saturday-morning cartoons in B&W, Sunday evening with Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Color, or the lush sounds of Lawrence Welk and his champagne music makers?  Join the Silvertones as we relive some of our happiest television memories, featuring TV show themes from the Fifties through the Eighties.
  • When: Thursday, May 24, 2:45-4:30 p.m.
  • Where: Dining Room, SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
  • Cost: No charge, donations accepted. Light refreshments will be served.
  • More info: Robin Clough, 661-259-9444


Navigating the VA System with Special Presenter Stewart Liff

  • What: Comprehensive VA benefit information for Veterans & dependents will be presented by Stewart Liff, former Chief of the U.S. Veterans Benefits Administration Human Resources Division.  He is the recipient of the Presidential Rank Award for Meritorious Service and many other awards.  Mr. Liff will share his expertise and knowledge on a broad range of topics including compensation, pension, insurance, and having a representative.
  • When: Wednesday, June 6, 10 – 11 a.m.
  • Where: SCV Senior Center, Rooms A1 and A2, 22900 Market Street, Newhall, CA 91321
  • Cost: No charge
  • More info: Robin Clough   rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org   661-259-9444


AARP Smart Driver Class – 4 Hour Refresher Class

  • What: AARP Smart Driver Safety Program which may qualify participants 50 and over for a discount from your insurance company. Bring license and AARP info. Must have taken 8 hr. Class previously.
  • When: Friday, June 15, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
  • Cost: $15 AARP member and $20 non-member
  • More info: Register 661-259-9444. Cash or check, no credit cards.  


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 a.m.-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.


SCV Senior Center Seeking Volunteers

  • What: The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center needs volunteers to pack lunches for the homebound elderly.
  • When: Any day, Monday through Friday
  • Where: 22900 Market Street, Santa Clarita
  • More info: To volunteer, contact Robin at 661-259-9444 or rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org.