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Social, Community and Holiday Events for 2019
Huntington Beach Council on Aging offers an array of social activities, and events designed to make an Active Aging lifestyle fun and enjoyable. The list is the most current events we have to offer. Check back again for more exciting events coming soon.
Wednesday Walkers (Every Wednesday)
STEP ONE: This program takes place every Wednesday at 8:30am. Participants will meet at the Senior Center and then walk either a 30-minute or 1 hour loop throughout Central Park.
STEP TWO: This program is FREE! But to join you’ll still need to sign-up at the front desk or online at HBSANDS.org. Activity number 450893-5A
STEP THREE: Show up each Wednesday morning starting September 14th wearing comfortable clothing and appropriate shoes. Let’s get healthy together!
A BRAND NEW WALKING CLUB LED BY STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS! FREE!
Rock & Roll History Lecture by Chris Epting (January 3rd, 5:30pm)
Rock and Roll History of Orange County. Author/music journalist and co-host of the acclaimed REELZ Channel TV series, “It Happened Here” takes you on a musical history tour throughout Orange County. From legends like Elvis, Led Zeppelin, KISS and the Rolling Stones to local punk legends and clubs like the Golden Bear and the Cuckoo’s Nest. This will be in the Parkview Room at the Senior Center in Central Park.
Big Band Swing Dance (Monday, January 28th, 7:30pm)
Come on out for the Big Band Swing Dance art the Parkview Room at the Senior Center in Central Park.
Conversations: Face to Face (January 8th & 29th, 10:00am to 11:00am)
Each of us has a “Touch of Sage” within to share as we gather together in “CONVERSATIONS: FACE TO FACE” Come join us and contribute your thoughts and ideas and challenges in dialogue with others on various topics related to humor, growth, change and wisdom.
These CONVERSATIONS will be facilitated by Betsy Crimi MA, MFT, enabling you to realize the gifts of your years and the meaning of your lives.
Surplus Food Distribution, (Friday February 8th, 1:00pm to 3:00pm)
(While Supplies Last) FREE Food commodities are available to all low income Huntington Beach residents on the second Friday of each month at the Senior Center in Central Park. Please bring proof of residency and self certify your income.
HBCOA Membership Luncheon (February 14)
Lunch, music and raffles galore! Check back for further details!
Income Tax Assistance Coming in February (February 6th through April 10, 12:00 noon to 5:30pm)
AARP will be offering FREE Tax Assistance for older adults 50+ on Wednesdays, February 6th through April 10th from 12:00 noon –5:30p.m. Appointments fill quickly! Sign-ups, at the Senior Center front desk, begin on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Please call 714-536-5600 for more information.
"BELLA AMORE" Valentine's Day Dinner Dance (Saturday February 9th, 6:00pm to 9:00pm)
Purchase tickets at the front desk. HBCOA Member $20.00 and Non-Members $25.00. This will take place at the Senior Center in Central Park. Featuring the Nick Peter Trio. Call 714.536.5600 for more information. Sponsored by the HBCOA, Senior Center in Central Park and MemorialCare.
Valentines Day Celebration (Thursday, February 14th, 10:30am to 12pm)
HBCOA Membership Luncheon. Entertainment by Justuss "the new Sonny & Cher". Food, fun, entertainment and raffle prizes!
Menu: (Lunch served at 11:15am)
- Stuffed Cabbage
- Mashed Potatoes
- Chef Blend Vegetables
- Whole Wheat Roll
- Red Velvet Cake
Tickets will be available beginning January 28th ONLY in the SeniorServe Cafe 9am -11am. Sponsored by the HBCOA, Senior Center in Central Park and SeniorServ.
Heart Healty Living Panel (Saturday, February 23rd, 9:00am to 11:00am)
Join Hoag specialists as they discuss heart related topics, including how to keep your heart healthy, and answer your heart health questions. Panelists include an Electrophysiologist (a cardiologist with special training in cardiac arrhythmia), Cardiologists and a Hoag Medical Group Primary Care Physician. Refreshments will be served. Please register at the front desk—limited spots available. Class # 153399-5A
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon (Saturday, March 30th)
Come and honor all the gracious individuals who served 40 hours or more during 2018.
HBCOA Paper Shred Event (Saturday, May 4th)
Moving ahead, you will not want to miss the opportunity to spring clean and protect your identity.
HBCOA Mother's Day Membership Luncheon (Friday, May 10)
It is time to celebrate all the moms at the Senior Center in Central Park. Check back for more detailed information.
Spring Fling (Saturday, May 18)
Spring festivities will be the "Spring Fling with music, dinner and dancing. More details to come.
HBCOA Golf Tournament Fundraiser (Friday, June 21st)
It’s an exciting day to enjoy some sport, even if you are not an avid golfer. This charity event is one of two main fundraisers for the HBCOA and Senior Services. Please join the HBCOA for a fun and friendly round of golf with lunch, fantastic prizes, auction items and a dinner gala. Rounding out summer is the brand new outdoor concert series in the park and a membership luncheon. More details to come.
The First Summer Concert (Saturday, July 13th)
This event will is featuring the band "Surfs Up." More details to come.