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December 18, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Donaldson Room, Town Offices
December 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Donaldson Room, Town Offices
December 16, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Board of Selectmen's Office
December 18, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
December 12, 2019, 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Discover the elegance of three centuries of American History, architecture and the decorative arts with the COA on Thursday, December 12. You will visit the summer homes of the gilded age all decked out for the holidays. The first stop will be at The Elms, followed by lunch at Johnny’s at The Atlantic Resort. After lunch you will then proceed to the crown jewel, The Breakers. Be at Donelan’s parking lot by 8:00 am and return by 5:30 pm. This trip requires the ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time. Cost, including lunch, is $59 and is nonrefundable. To make a reservation please send a check payable to FLCOA/Trips to Ginny O’Brien, 4 Linway Road, Lincoln, MA 01773 including your telephone number and email address. Your reservation is complete when your check has been received. Questions? Contact Ginny at (781) 259-1291. or email@example.com .
December 12, 2019, 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
You may have heard about heat pumps as a way to heat and cool your home. They are more energy efficient and less environmentally harmful than oil and propane heat and can be used to heat and cool all kinds of spaces. Come to Bemis Hall on Thursday, December 12 at 2:15 when Belinda Gingrich and Sue Klem of the Green Energy Committee discuss heat pumps: what they are, how they work, how much they cost, how you can get rebates when you buy them, and more!
December 13, 2019, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM @ Bemis Hall
Are you new to caregiving and would like to be pointed in the right direction? Or would you just like to learn about what resources are available to you and the person you are caring for? Come have breakfast with Carolyn Bottum, the COA’s Director, on Friday, December 13 at 8:30 am at Bemis Hall. You’ll learn what services can be provided in your home or in the community, who can help you evaluate and monitor services, and tips and strategies for reducing your stress while being a caregiver. All are welcome!
December 13, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
Going from home to hospital to a skilled nursing facility or a short term rehab and back home is much less stressful if you are aware of available resources and how to advocate for yourself. Come to Bemis Hall on Friday, December 13 at noon when Emily Tamilio of Deaconess Abundant Life Communities will discuss how to successfully transition through care while you enjoy a delicious luncheon. Ms. Tamilio will highlight how seniors may advocate for themselves in different care settings and how they may take inventory of their care and their care options. You will come to understand how to identify your care partners and how to access valuable resources. You will also find out how to be alert to warning signs, communicate your needs effectively and become an active participant in your care. Please call the COA at (781) 259-8811 to secure your spot for this program.
December 16, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
Come to Bemis Hall on Monday, December 16 at 12:30 pm when Mo Movassaghi
discusses “Chemical Synthesis and Study of Bioactive Natural Products.” Join MIT Professor Mo Movassaghi as he brings us along on his Group’s exploration of secondary metabolites, representative complex molecules and natural products, the science of chemical synthesis of complex molecules which is his group’s research focus, along with evaluation of the biological activity of complex natural products, and the exciting intersection of chemistry and biology in broad terms. Visit http://web.mit.edu/movassag/www/index.htm for more information on Dr. Movassaghi’s Group at MIT. The COA provides beverages and dessert. The lectures last about an hour, including a question and answer period. Participants are welcome to stay after the program to continue their discussion. All ages welcome!
December 17, 2019, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ St. Anne's
Lincolnites 60 and older are invited to enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch with friends new and old at 11:30 on Tuesday, December 17 at St. Anne’s Church. Our special guest will be our Town Administrator Tim Higgins! Come meet him, ask him your questions and give your ideas! Tricia McGean, Lincoln’s Public Health Nurse, will offer free blood pressure readings. The cost of lunch is $5 per person. Caregivers are welcome to come with those for whom they are caring. Let the COA know if you need transportation or a seating partner. The lunch is co-sponsored by the COA, the Friends of the COA, Minuteman Senior Services, Newbury Court, St. Anne’s, and the Lincoln Garden Club. Call the COA at (781) 259-8811 to sign up!
December 18, 2019, 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
December 18, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
Every day new technology comes out that can assist elders to be safer in their homes, whether it monitors well being and sends information to caregivers or others, provides virtual assistants, or offers support for those with hearing or visual impairments. Learn more about what is available, as well as their advantages and possible challenges, when Margaret McLaughlin comes to Bemis Hall on Wednesday, December 18 at 7 pm to reprise her November talk during an evening to accommodate working caregivers. Ms. McLaughlin is Professor of Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California, and is currently Distinguished Visiting Research Scholar in the College of Communication at Boston University.
December 19, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM @ Bemis Hall
Join Lincoln’s Veterans Services Officer Peter Harvell on Thursday, December 19 at 10:15 a.m. for an overview of the VA’s Health Benefits system. Get an overview of the system and how it works and what benefits it offers and find out if you or a family member might be eligible. Whether you are interested for yourself or a family member, come on down!
December 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ The Commons
The Commons in Lincoln, Right-at-Home In Home Care and Assistance, and the Lincoln COA invite those with dementia and their family, friends, and caregivers to the free Lincoln Memory Café on Thursday, December 19 from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the main building of The Commons in Lincoln. Enjoy delicious refreshments and entertainment! The Memory Café is held each fourth Thursday from 10:30 am to noon at The Commons. Call Elizabeth Kaupp of Right at Home at (781) 275-1400 or the COA at (781) 259-8811 for more information.
December 20, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Bemis Hall
Come to Bemis Hall on Friday, December 20 at 1 pm when Catherine Collins, RN, MS, QTTT (Qualified Therapeutic Touch Teacher), leads a fun afternoon of using art, movement, and other playful techniques to de-stress, loosen up, and get ready to truly savor all the joys of the season. The holidays don’t have to make you crazy! Whether you feel stressed or not, you’ll have a great time and learn some techniques you can use any time of the year. Please sign up by calling the COA at (781) 259-8811!
December 17, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Civil Air Terminal
December 12, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Gentle stories and songs for babies and caregivers, followed by playtime. A great opportunity to connect and share experiences! No registration necessary.
December 12, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Literary discussion and connection activities for children in grade 5 and 6. New members are always welcome but registration is required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 781-259-8465 x4
December 13, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Join us for a fun, family friendly yoga circle. Breath, silence, postures and relaxation will be woven into this play-filled class! Class best suited for ages 2-5, younger siblings welcome. Registration required (sign up for one or more sessions) To register please call 781-259-8465x4 or email email@example.com
December 17, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
A lively story program that combines books, music, scarves, and shakers. Come prepared to dance! Recommended for ages 0-5. No registration necessary.
December 17, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lincoln Public Library
December 18, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Build & create structures. We provide the LEGOS. You provide the creativity!
For Ages 4+
December 18, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Knitters of all levels are invited to join this fun knitting group. Bring your latest project and knit with others! Beginner's should contact Jen James to see what materials are needed (firstname.lastname@example.org)
December 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
December 19, 2019, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Book discussion and activities for third and fourth graders. New members are always welcome but sign up is required. Email email@example.com or call 781-259-8465 x4
December 23, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
New Members are always welcome!
Copies of titles will be available in various formats at the front circulation desk 2 weeks prior to the meeting
December 24, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
December 25, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
December 25, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
If you are interested in perfecting your writing technique whether for your own personal enjoyment or as part of a writing project our group might be just the right place for you. Authors (and aspiring authors) of all literary styles are welcome! The group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday evenings of each month at the library. Share your work and gain insight into improving your work through thoughtful and considerate criticism. Members are encouraged to share their work on a rotating basis (every 6-8 weeks). When not reading from your own work you will be helping others with their writing, this is a wonderful supportive way to improve your writing. For information on joining the Library's writing group please contact Lisa Rothenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 781-259-8465 ext. 202
December 26, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
December 31, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
December 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Parks and Recreation Office
December 18, 2019, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Hartwell Multi-Purpose Room
December 18, 2019, 7:30 AM @ Planning Department 2nd floor, Town Hall