Workshops

At the Parkway Center we are proud to offer workshops to provide a variety of information to our members.
These are the programs scheduled for the month of February.
Cancellations and events that are rescheduled will be posted here and on our Parkway Center Facebook Page.


Matter of Balance * – Preregistration open now for 8 session class
Date: 
March 11th through April 29th 
Time:
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm 
Location: Learning Center & Chalet at the Parkway Center
Cost: Free
To register call our Wellness Coordinator –  Debby Zampardi at (315) 223-3973 ext.115

Grief Your Way – Sponsored by Heintz Funeral Home
Date: March 12 & 26
Time: 
5:30 pm
Details: Join us every other Tuesday for this grief support group.
Cost: Free

Seniors Helping Seniors
Date:
March 13
Time:
11:30 am
Details: 
Join us to learn about how Seniors Helping Seniors can assist you, and what can be done to ensure seniors can stay in their homes.
Cost: Free  
 
Brookdale Senior Living – LUNCH & LEARN
Date: 
March 14
Time:  
11:00 am
Details: 
Join Brookdale Senior Living for a lunch & learn to find out what types of living accommodations they offer.
Cost: Free

AARP Smart Drive Class
Date:
March 18 & 19
Time:
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Call for reservation – 315-223-3973 x 108

Alzheimer’s Association
Date: March 20  
Time: 10:00 am
Details: Join the Alzheimer’s Association for a workshop on the difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia, the different stages, risk factors, and current research and treatment.
Cost: Free

Cooking Class with Ben Enea
Date: 
March 20
Time: 1:00 pm 
Details: Join us to learn how to make Irish Stew, don’t forget your Tupperware to bring home your stew! Please sign-up the week before!
Cost: $2

Coldwell Banker
Date: March 21
Time:
11:00 am
Details:
Come and learn about how you can sell your home.  
Cost: Free 

Evidence Based Programs

Aging Mastery Program (AMP):
The Aging Mastery Program encourages developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved health, stronger financial security, and overall well-being.
By participating in this program you will: make and maintain small, but impactful changes in your health behaviors;financial well-being; and enrichment later in life.
This program is made possible through funding from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, and the Slocum Dickson Foundation.

*Matter of Balance (MOB):
Many older adults experience concerns about falling, and end up restricting their activities as a result.
Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to help manage falls and increase activity levels.
This program is for anyone that is concerned about falling, interested in improving balance,
anyone who has fallen in the past, and anyone who restricts their activities due to fear of falling.
In this class you will learn: how to view falls as controllable, make changes to reduce fall risks, participate in low level exercises, and more.

These programs are available at various times and locations throughout the year.
For more information on these programs or to suggest a program
please call our Wellness Coordinator –  Debby Zampardi at (315) 223-3973 ext.115