Special Programs

Meditation with Richard Baer

Thursdays in December from 3:00-4:00 PM No cost

Richard Baer has been practicing meditation for almost 50 years. Meditation can help us be happier, relax, and decrease worry. We will learn different meditation techniques. This class is not affiliated with a religious tradition.

Tech Time With Sandy - How She Can Help

Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  

Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Sandy can help you set up your iphone, ipad, PC Laptop. She can help you find a lost file or photo, attach documents to an email or text, and print documents. Please make an appointment at the senior center for tech help.

Pet Therapy! Come Meet Duchess

Dec. 5th and 19th at 12:30 p.m. 

Beginning in November we will be having pet visits from Bright Spots Therapy dog: Duchess with her owner Warren Weiner.

Free! Men’s Breakfast Club 

Monday, Dec 16th at 8:30 a.m.

Pre-registration is required to determine purchasing needs. 

Join us for an opportunity to gather, enjoy a homemade breakfast and meet and talk with each other. The FREE breakfast will be served by local South Hadley department members and folks from area civic groups and businesses.

A Beeyonder Tour: Live Walking Presentation.

December 15th, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

This live and interactive virtual experience allows you to see and speak directly with the guide via streaming platforms like Zoom. Enjoy this tour from your seat at the Senior Center. 

The Hanukkah Tour Limit: 50 participants.

The Maccabees; where are they from? Why were they fighting the Greeks and Where and what happened with their dynasty ultimately? We will visit different sites virtually. We will visit Modi'in, Maresha, Mitzpah (Known as the Tomb of Prophet Samuel), the City of David in Jerusalem, and much more! We will unfold the story of the Maccabees in a fascinating way that will give us a new perspective and understanding of Hanukkah. Your tour guide: Itamar Ben-David has 15 years of experience as a tour guide in Israel.

Monday Movie Matinee at 1:00 p.m. 

12/5 Miracle on 34th Street (1994) 

Genre: Holiday Comedy, Drama 

 American Christmas fantasy comedy-drama film co-written and co-produced by John Hughes, and directed by Les Mayfield. The film stars Richard Attenborough, Mara Wilson, Elizabeth Perkins, and Dylan McDermott, and is the first theatrical remake of the original 1947 film

12/12 Four Christmases (2008) 

Genre: Holiday Comedy

American Christmas comedy film about a couple visiting all four of their divorced parents' homes on Christmas Day. It stars Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon with Robert Duvall, Jon Favreau, Mary Steenburgen, Dwight Yoakam, Tim McGraw, Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Voight and Sissy Spacek.

12/19 Scrooged (1988) 

Genre: Holiday Drama, Comedy

Director: Richard Donner Stars: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy A selfish, cynical television executive is haunted by three spirits bearing lessons on Christmas Eve.