Senior News

The Trumbull Senior Center, 23 Priscilla Place is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information and to RSVP for events, call 203-452-5199, unless otherwise noted.

The Town has announced the Senior Discount Program for Trumbull residents 65+.

The program’s purpose is to increase patronage at our local establishments, many of which are Trumbull owned and managed, while at the same time offering an incentive for our senior residents to shop and eat locally.

The Directory can be found online at

Any interested Trumbull business that would like to participate can contact Mary Isaac:

The center provides transportation for medical, social and nutritional needs to Trumbull residents who are age 60 and over and/or age 55-59 and disabled, five days a week. Rides are for those traveling to and from the senior center, medical appointments, legal appointments and nutrition programs.

The center provides medical transportation within the following towns/cities: Trumbull, Bridgeport, Stratford, Monroe and Shelton. To schedule a ride, contact Ashley Grace a 203-452-5135.

Free rides for veterans to VA Hospital — The Trumbull Senior Center offers free rides for Trumbull veterans to the VA Hospital in West Haven, for those who are in need of transportation. Call Bill Hnatuk at the Trumbull Senior Center at 203-452-5137 to arrange for free door-to-door transportation for you with Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT).

Feldenkrais Awareness through Movement — With Cathy Paine M.A. GCFT, Thursdays 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Would you like to be more flexible without stretching, move with greater ease and less effort? Do you limit your ability to move without realizing it? Experience this innovative movement approach. Gentle and deceptively simple, these lessons will challenge you to question your assumptions and long-held beliefs about your own movement abilities. No matter where you are starting from, you can improve how you move.

Lunch and Movie — Friday, Jan. 17, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Feature film: Forget About It. Burt Reynolds, Robert Loggia and Charles Durning star in this crime comedy following three retired war veterans who stumble upon millions of dollars in stolen mob money and quickly find themselves targeted. RSVP.

Family Conflict Group — Thursday, Jan. 23, 10-11 a.m. Meets on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. For any questions, contact Cornelia Morris at 203-452-5193.

Caregiver Support Group — Monday, Jan. 27, 2 p.m. Join this group and share your feelings in a safe environment among others who are going through the same experiences. You can learn about resources, caregiving strategies and other valuable tools to provide support. To RSVP, call Cornelia Morris at 203-452-5193.

Lunch and Learn Putting Clinic and Golf Tips — Wednesday, Jan. 29, 11:30a.m. Former Golf Professional, Brian Augustine, returns to bring exciting golf tips. Bring your questions and enjoy learning something new. Lunch will be sponsored by Connecticut In-Home Assistance. Call for more information and to RSVP.

Monthly Birthday Party — Friday, Jan. 31, 11:30 a.m. Come celebrate January birthdays. Cake and coffee will be served. RSVP.

Bingo & 50/50 Raffle — Friday, Jan. 31, 1 p.m. Ten games played. $1 for the first two cards. All cash prizes. RSVP.

Save the Date. Valentine’s Day Luncheon — Friday, Feb. 14, 11 a.m. Join us for the Center’s Valentine’s Day Holiday Luncheon. Entertainer Joe Neumann will be performing. $8 members and $13 non-members.


Billiards — Monday-Friday, get a group going.

Poker — Mondays and Thursdays 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Bring your poker face.

Bocce Ball — Mondays. The Bocce Court is open Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Canasta — Tuesdays, 12:30 p.m.

New. Cribbage — Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. Join the game. Looking for new members.

New. Dominoes — Tuesdays, noon. Join a game of fun.

Texas Hold’em — Wednesdays and Fridays 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Pinochle — Wednesday Thursday, Friday, 12:30 p.m. Join a game and/or start your own.

Mah-Jongg — Fridays at noon. New players are welcome to join.