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Senior Social

Computer Classes for Seniors

Join us every Monday at the Alafaya Branch for Senior Social. Topics and activities just for you! This month we will present the following workshops:

Basics of Butterfly Gardening

Monday, July 2, 2 p.m.
Attracting butterflies to home gardens can be a rewarding experience. Learn about the flowers that attract butterflies, plants for caterpillars and how to plan a landscape for our flying friends. Presented by the Orange County/University of Florida IFAS Extension Education Center.

Necklace Craft

Monday, July 9, 2 p.m.
Attend this art class where you'll make beautiful shrink plastic pendant necklaces.

Cooking for One

Monday, July 16, 2 p.m.
Whether you are on your own for the first time or have been cooking for a family and now cook for one, it can be a challenge.  If you get tired of eating the same thing for days or find leftovers that you no longer recognize in the back of your refrigerator this class is for you. Presented by the Orange County Extension Institute of Food and Agriculture Sciences, University of Florida.

Bracelet Craft

Monday, July 23, 2 p.m.
Join us for an art class where you'll make button bracelets.

Also this month...

How to Communicate Better with Elders!

Alafaya Branch
Monday, July 23, 6 p.m.
Want to communicate better with elders? During this 90-minute Th’EYES Senior Sensitivity Training, you will learn how to improve your communication with elders by personally experiencing some of the most common health concerns including hearing loss, limited vision and arthritis. This hands-on training will leave you with ideas on how to speak and write in a way that can be understood by elders with health limitations. The training is offered by the Orange County Commission on Aging. Seating is limited. Please call 407.835.7481 to reserve your spot.

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