Carefully note the times and days for the events below.  

Events:

  • Events are free.
  • In person seating is limited.
  • Masks required at this time.
  • All ages are welcome.
  • Registration is not required unless noted.

May 2022

Tuesday, May 24, 12:30-4:30 p.m. COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic with Garnet Healthcare at the Charlotte Senior Center
Walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinics—no appointments necessary. Vaccines and Boosters are available for Pediatric Pfizer (ages 5-11); Adult Pfizer (12+) and Moderna (18+)
Free

Wednesday, May 25, at 1:00 p.m. Homeopathic Medicine: the History, the Science, the Application with Sallie Mack
Homeopathy is a 250-year-old medicinal practice that is used in 17 countries all over the world. Homeopathic remedies are made from minerals, plants, and animals that are safe to use and can heal without suppressing symptoms and without harmful negative side effects. Sallie Mack is a classically trained homeopath and professor of Homeopathy at Northern Vermont University.

Saturday, May 28, 9:00 a.m.–noon. Annual Plant Sale Stop by the Senior Center’s annual Plant Sale and stock up on a great selection of annuals and perennials at great prices. Rain or shine!

June 2022

Wednesday, June 1, 1:00 p.m. Oldies Music of the 50s, 60s & 70s with Peter and Helen Rosenblum  
Peter and Helen return to the senior center for a one-hour nostalgic joyride of “Oldies” from the 50s to the 70s. This Hinesburg duo will sing and strum from their large playlist of music that includes folk songs, romantic ballads, blues and rock.

Sunday, June 5, 1:00–3:00 p.m. Shape-Note Singing with Mark Williams 
This traditional, a cappella, four-part harmony has been called “full-body, shout-it-out singing” and is also known as Sacred Harp (1750–1850). Open to newcomers and experienced singers. No performances and no auditions; a “good voice” is not required. Songbooks are provided. Stop by to listen or sing, and leave whenever you wish. Questions? Email Kerry Cullinan at kclynxvt@gmail.com.

Thursday June 2 at 1:00 p.m Piano Music with Don Helgesen  
Join us for an afternoon of light refreshments and piano music from the Great American Songbook, including a wide range of early, 20th-century American jazz standards, popular songs, and show tunes.

Wednesday, June 8, at 1:00 p.m. Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired With Dan Norris, Director of Adult Services  
If you or someone you love is experiencing vision loss, it is still possible to enjoy reading with some simple adaptations. Dan Norris, Director of Adult Services at the Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, shares the variety of large- print, digital and audio resources that are available to help you to access print. You can access these resources through smart devices like an iPad or smartphone. Less high-tech solutions include large-print books and audiobooks that can be obtained through the ABLE library (a branch of the state library system).
VABVI is a nonprofit that can also help you to get magnifiers or teach you how to use smart devices to access print.

Wednesday, June 15, at 1:00 p.m. Bag It! Documentary  with Robin Orr, Community Outreach Coordinator from Chittenden Solid Waste District 
This month’s presentation is Bag It, a 78-minute “touching and often flat-out-funny” documentary that follows Jeb Berrier as he embarks on a global tour to unravel the complexities of our plastic world.
Co-sponsored with Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) and The Charlotte Library.

Thursday, June 16, at 1:00 p.m. Making a Difference with Hands to Honduras Tela (H2HT) with Linda Gilbert 
Hands to Honduras Tela (H2HT) is a service group of dedicated volunteers of all ages who travel to Tela, Honduras, to create positive change. Projects are specifically focused on: Maternal-Child Health; Educational Improvements; Medical/Dental Brigade; Community Assistance. The presentation will show how one small group can accomplish such big projects successfully and have fun while doing it. Linda Gault Gilbert of Charlotte, Directora of H2HT, will share colorful photos and unique stories of how the love of service creates happiness for all involved.

Tuesday, June 14, 12:30-4:30 p.m. COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic with Garnet Healthcare at the Charlotte Senior Center
Walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinics—no appointments necessary. Vaccines and Boosters are available for Pediatric Pfizer (ages 5-11); Adult Pfizer (12+) and Moderna (18+)
Free

Sunday, June 19th, at 1:00 p.m. Mansfield Mountain Band
From Richmond, Vermont, comes the Mansfield Mountain Band, a four-piece acoustic group armed with banjo, guitar, mandolin, bass, and vocals, bringing you a rib-tickling blend of traditional Bluegrass and Americana classics, along with original songs of their own. Featuring: Thomas Bryce (banjo), Jordan Duffy (mandolin), Charlie Wilson (guitar), and Jeremy Hobart (bass). 
 Cost: No fee/No registration required

Wednesday, June 22, at 1:00–2:30 p.m. Online Fraud Protection with Susanna Kahn 
If you use the internet, it is important to know how to keep your accounts secure and your information safe. Join tech librarian Susanna Kahn and learn how to recognize and avoid online scams, steps to take to protect yourself from identity theft, and what to do if you think you’ve been scammed.
Co-sponsored with The Charlotte Library.

Thursday June 23 at 1:00 p.m Piano Music with Don Helgesen  
Join us for an afternoon of light refreshments and piano music from the Great American Songbook, including a wide range of early, 20th-century American jazz standards, popular songs, and show tunes.

Tuesday, 28, 12:30-4:30 p.m. COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic with Garnet Healthcare at the Charlotte Senior Center
Walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinics—no appointments necessary. Vaccines and Boosters are available for Pediatric Pfizer (ages 5-11); Adult Pfizer (12+) and Moderna (18+)
Free

Wednesday, June 29, at 1:00 p.m. Emergency Preparedness Workshop  
Chris Davis and Karina Warshaw, Town of Charlotte Emergency Management Director and Coordinator respectively, explain the details of emergency preparation. Learn how you and your family can get ready for various situations, how to develop an emergency plan, put together a GO-bag, ID your property and what resources are available to help you.

Thursday June 30 at 1:00 p.m Piano Music with Don Helgesen  
Join us for an afternoon of light refreshments and piano music from the Great American Songbook, including a wide range of early, 20th-century American jazz standards, popular songs, and show tunes.