Pasadena Senior Center Hosts May Events

The Pasadena Senior Center has announced its free events for the month of May. Attendees do not need to be members, but some events require advance reservations.
A Toast to the Joys of Music — Tuesdays, through May 29, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tom Campbell returns to play his guitar and sing covers of traditional country, country rock, blues, folk, gospel and classic rock music made famous by The Grateful Dead, Vince Gill, Merle Haggard, B.B. King, Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley, The Rolling Stones and others.
Scenic Walkers Club — Wednesdays, through May 30, at 10 a.m. Join members of the Pasadena Senior Center’s Scenic Walkers Club for walks to scenic local places to enjoy the great outdoors and get some exercise. For more information, including where to meet up each week, contact Scenic Walkers Club coordinator Alan Colville at alancolville@charter.net.
Domino Club — Thursdays, through May 24, at 1 p.m. Rollicking games of chicken foot dominoes will have you laughing as the tiles cascade! This game is easy enough for beginners yet challenging enough for seasoned players. For more information, call Vicki Leigh at (928) 478-4654.
Friday Movie Matinees — Fridays, May 11 and 18, at 1 p.m. Everyone enjoys the experience of watching movies and the pleasures they bring. May 11: “Darkest Hour” (2017, R) starring Gary Oldman and Kristin Scott Thomas. As the threat of Germany’s invasion looms during the early days of World War II, Britain faces its darkest hour while the fate of Western Europe hangs on the leadership of Winston Churchill, the new prime minister. May 18: “Coco” (2017, PG) with the voice talents of Anthony Gonzalez and Gael García Bernal. Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, young Miguel aspires to be an accomplished musician and enters the Land of the Dead where he meets an array of extraordinary characters who help him unlock the real story behind his family history.
Hoarding and Clutter — Thursday, May 17, at 10 a.m. Hording disorder affects between two and five percent of the population. Learn about the symptoms and possible causes of this newly identified clinical disorder and resources available for people who want to get treatment. Presented by Mary DeVan, a licensed social worker and therapist who specializes in the disorder.
L.A. Opera Talk: In Love with
Mozart — Monday, May 21, at 1 p.m. An L.A. Opera community educator will explore the reasons Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart has been beloved by people from all walks of life for more than 200 years.
Estate Planning Basics, Part 1 — Thursday, May 24, at 10 a.m. Learn the basic facts everyone should know about trusts, wills and probate issues. Presented by the Law Offices of Geoffrey Chin.
Estate Planning Basics, Part 2 — Thursday, May 31, at 10 a.m. Learn the basic facts everyone should know about estate taxes, conservatorships and durable powers of attorney. Presented by the Law Offices of Geoffrey Chin.
For more information, visit pasadenaseniorcenter.org or call (626) 795-4331. The Pasadena Senior Center is located at 85 E. Holly St.

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