Connecting in Community

Death Cafe

   Thursday, March 14th, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Death Cafe is a safe space to discuss mortality, dying, and death. There is never an agenda to Death Cafe. But there is always cake, tea, and interesting conversation. Everyone is welcome. Always free, but donations are appreciated. With Mitzi Weiland M.A., C.T.

Free. Advance registration appreciated.

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Community Lunch

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Lunch is served between:

12:00 – 12:45 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 

Enjoy a delicious meal with a wonderful group of people! Each lunch day, choose between a hot entree with sides OR a soup and hearty salad combo! All ages are welcome, feel free to bring family and friends!

This  Week’s Lunch. To be put on the weekly menu email list, email register@wallingfordseniors.org with “weekly menu” in the subject line.

Join us any Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday! Van transportation is available. We appreciate your support!

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Death Cafe

Thursday, January 10th, 7-8:30 p.m.

At a death café people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea, and discuss death.  Our objective is “to increase awareness of death with a view of helping people make the most of their (finite) lives”.  Death Café is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes.  It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counseling session. 

Free.  Advanced Registration Required.

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ORCA-To-Go & Hopelink

Tuesday, January 15th, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Learn how to travel around Seattle with convenience and ease! Hopelink representatives will share transportation resources while King County Metro employees provide full-service sales and assistance for ORCA Cards and other related fare products—right here at WCSC!

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Free.  Drop-ins Welcome.

 

Thanksgiving Friendship Luncheon

Friday, November 16, 2018, 12 – 1:30 pm 

Dine with the WCSC community as we give thanks and celebrate friendship! Turkey with all the fixings! Some vegetarian and gluten free options also available.

Volunteers wanted! Call 206.461.7825 or email volunteer@wallingfordseniors.org to find out how you can help.

$6 members, $10 public suggested donation.  Advance registration required, space is limited.

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Saving Snow Leopards & Securing Livelihood

Friday, November 9

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Explore the cultures that share the mountains with the elusive snow leopard throughout the 12 countries of its range.  Learn how Snow Leopard Trust’s community-based conservation programs secure the livelihoods of these peoples while ensuring the survival of the beautiful, endangered snow leopard.  Facilitated by Michael Despines and Laura Farnitano of Snow Leopard Trust.

Free.  Advanced registration appreciated.

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Wallingford United Methodist Benefit Concert

Enjoy Live Music and Refreshments while Helping Local Seniors!

Thursday, October 4, 7 – 8:30 pm

The Wallingford Community Senior Center is hosting a Concert at Wallingford United Methodist Church on October 4 at 7 pm, to raise funds to provide services for seniors in the community. This event includes refreshments and live music – and more! Tickets cost $20.

Funds raised will help provide hot meals, fitness and recreation programs, education, and an opportunity for all generations to grow and thrive in community. Funds will also go to providing vital counseling and referral services, connecting seniors and their families to resources in the community.

$20 donation appreciated

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Social Justice 101 TED Talks Video Series

2nd Wednesday, 2:00 – 3 pm

Join us for video discussion facilitated by WCSC Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Oct. 10: I’ve Lived as a Man and as a Woman – Here’s What I Learned

Nov. 14: Facing Homelessness

Dec. 12: When We Design for Disability, We All Benefit

$3 members, $5 public per class.  Advance registration appreciated.

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L.I.F.E. (Lessons in Female Experience) Discussion Group

Daytime Series: 2nd & 4th Mondays

10/22, 11/12, 11/26, 12/10

2 – 3:30 pm 

Evening Series: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

10/16, 11/6, 11/20, 12/4, 12/18;

6:30 – 8 pm

Using humor, compassion, and critical thinking skills, this women’s group will explore current affairs impacting females.  Topics include: women in the media, financial empowerment, guilt and shame resilience, mental health, friendship and community, and boundaries, assertiveness, and language.  Led by Denise Malm, social worker.

$10 members, $13 public. Advance registration required, please speak with Denise first.  Choose one series.

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