Events

Rita Dove, poet

Benson participants will explore creative writing through poetry.

Schedule: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Jun 12 2018.
Location: Heavy Art Room
BBC Orwell statue

Benson participants will develop skills for a variety of public speaking occasions.

Schedule: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Jun 12 2018.
Location: Heavy Art Room
Actors

Benson participants will develop and practice acting skills through reading and performances.

Double check date.

Schedule: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Jun 14 2018.
Location: Heavy Art Room
NYT office

Benson participants will learn by doing: writing, photography, template, layout and publishing newsletters.

Schedule: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Jun 14 2018.
Location: Computer Lab
Benson Chorus

Benson participants will learn and sing songs of various styles and genres.

Location: Neighborhood Center (Building C), Purple Room.

Schedule: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Jun 14 2018.
Keyboard

Benson participants will learn the basic notes on the keyboard as well as learn to play easy songs.

Schedule: Friday, June 1, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Jun 15 2018.
Location: Computer Lab
The Foot Clinic

Retired orthopedic nurse Gudrun Noonan will offer foot services that include Diabetic Foot Screening, and General Foot Care.
No appointments available this month.

Should you have questions, please see Nicole Wyche Fitness Center.

Schedule: Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Beauty Salon
Phone senior and child

A Joint Senior Facility’s Event (Benson, Bowden, Darnell & Mills).
Participants will be able to explore the world of technology, which will include smartphone instructions, downloading apps and much more information.

A limited number of refurbished computers will be available for seniors.

Schedule: Friday, June 1, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Multi Purpose Dining Hall
Benson Hike

Participants will partake in a leisure walk while others endure a more strenuous hike.
Departing 9:00am, returning 3:00pm.
See Nicole in the Fitness Center to sign up!

Schedule: Monday, June 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Allium flower

Dignity Memorial will host an informal yet informative seminar on how and why preplanning “Final Life Celebration” can provide peace of mind and become a gift of love to those cared about most.

Schedule: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Conference Room A and B

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