Classes will be held on: August 5, 2013; October 14, 2013; December 2, 2013. Classes fun from 9 am to 2:30 pm. The cost for AARP Members is $12.00 and $14.00 for Non-Members. Registration is required and can be done by calling the Prospect Senior Center at 203-758-5300.
Join the Center at the Thomaston Opera House on Sunday August 4, 2013 for Les Miserables. A sung-through musical opera, set in the 19th centerury revolutionary France. Epic, grant and uplifting with memorable music such as "Castle in the Cloud", "Master of the House" and "I Dreamed a Dream", all leading to a moving story of the unbending human spirit that has made "Les Miserables" Broadway's Most Beloved Musical.
Show time is 2:00 PM and the cost is $20. Plan to meet and leave the Center at 1 PM. Please sign and pay as soon as possible as seats cannot be held without payment.
Many new band will be coming to Prospect this year for the Summer Concert Series. All concerts are located on the Town Green and are free and open to all ages!
July 3, 2013 - Nifty Fifties
July 10, 2013 - Sounds of Frank
July 17, 2013 - The Mark Fusco Trio
July 24, 2013 - The Boogle Boys
July 31, 2013 - The Tire Biter Band
August 7, 2013 - Group Therapy
August 14, 2013 - E2 Eagles Tribute Band
August 21, 2013 - Vinnie Ingala
The trip will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 and head to Mohegan Sun. The bus will leave from St. Anthony's Commuter Lot at 3:30 PM. Plan to return to Prospect at about 11:30 PM. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Robert Strachan, 20 Hemlock Rd, Prospect, CT 06712. All checks need to be made payable to the Woodland JR Hawks.
Tickets cost $40 per person which includes transportation, $15 Food Credit and $15 Casino Credit. Please sign up by July 31, 2013. If you have questions, please contact Robert at 203-527-9758.
Join the Center on Monday, August 19, 2013 at Holiday Hill Day Resort in Prospect for the Statewide Senior Outing.
The outing takes place between 9 AM and 4 PM and costs $29. Included in that is:
Entertainment from Vinnie Carr
Great raffle prizes, Bocci, Shuffleboard, Horseshoes, 9 Hole Mini Golf, Heated Pools, Bingo games with prizes ALL DAY LONG! Budweiser on tap, Ice cream treats from the ice cream truck.
Event Menus Includes:
9:00 AM to Noon: (Unlimited Buffet) Donuts, Danish, Muffins, Bagels, Fresh Fruit
Noon to 2 PM: (Unlimited Buffet) NE Clam Chowder, Cheese and crackers and Dip
Noon to 3 PM: Cherrystone Clams on the Half Shell
11:30 AM to 3:30 PM: (Unlimited Buffet) Chilled Relish trays, breads, hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken breast, baked chicken, italian sausage & peppers, mashed potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw, summer squash, green salad, baked penne, corn on the cob, watermelon, cake, apple pie
Available All Day: Soda, Gatorade, lemonade, iced tea, punch, coffee, tea, milk, water, potato chips, crackers pretzels
If you are interested, please sign up and PAY as soon as possible. The event usually sells out and seats cannot be held without payment. A bus will be provided from the Center to Holiday Hill but you also can drive your own vehicle there if you would like.
FREE Bus Dial-A-Ride Transportation is available for Seniors. The program allows disabled residents and senior citizens age 60 and over the opportunity to go shopping , make medical appointments and visit other locations within the region's coverage area in Cheshire, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Prospect, Thomaston, Waterbury, Watertown, and Wolcott. The program is on a first come first serve basis. For more information, contact the Prospect Senior Center at 758-5300.
Common wheelchairs and certain scooters can be brought along on the bus, as well as personal care attendants accompanying eligible participants. Residents do not have to be a member of the Prospect Senior Center to apply, and the service is also available for non-senior residents who are disabled.