“A Man Called Otto” showing at Movie Time at the Connolly Center
Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Council on Aging have planned a special movie event for Tuesday, March 28 at 1 p.m. at the Connolly Center at 90 Chelsea St. Join us for the life-affirming, joyous and moving film “A Man Called Otto” starring Tom Hanks. The film is based on the bestseller “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrick Backman. It tells the story of a grumpy old widower who is very set in his ways. When a lively young family moves next door, Otto meets his match, who eventually turns his world upside down. Refreshments will be served. For additional information, please call 617-394-2270 to be connected to the Connolly Center.
Mayor announces emergency preparedness event for seniors
Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Council on Aging have partnered with the American Red Cross for a special presentation on emergency preparedness for older adults. On Monday, April 24, join us at 10 a.m. at the Connolly Center at 90 Chelsea St. to learn how you can protect and prepare yourself if a disaster should occur. The expert staff from the American Red Cross provide information and will be on hand to answer questions. For additional information, please call 617-394-2270.
Seniors on the Road 2023 includes trips to Lake George, N.Y., and Fab ’50’s in Wildwood, N.J.
Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Council on Aging are very happy to offer older adults two exciting trips for seniors to enjoy in 2023.
On June 12, 2023, we will be departing the Connolly Center for a four-day, three-night trip to Lake George, N.Y. Our tour includes round-trip transportation on a Wilson luxury bus. Upon arrival at Lake George, you will be greeted by the friendly staff of the “Surfside on the Lake Hotel” with a welcome reception. You will enjoy three full breakfasts, three sumptuous dinners, a tour of Saratoga and a cruise on Lake George with an optional casino visit on this tour. To reserve your tour, please contact Constituent Services at 617-394-2270 and ask to be connected to Cathi at the Connolly Center. Checks must accompany reservation. Sign up now and don’t be shut out of this wonderful trip. Reservations are being accepted now!
On October 12, 2023, we will be departing the Connolly Center for a fun, fabulous 50s weekend in Wildwood, N.J. The tour includes round-trip luxury bus transportation, two nights’ accommodations, two breakfasts, two dinners and two amazing concerts, including a Friday night dance party. Groups like the Vogues, Tommy James & The Shondells and more have appeared at this fun event. Bring your bobby socks and saddle shoes. Reservations with payment are being accepted July 15, 2023. Please see Cathi at the Connolly Center for more details.