Riverside’s Adult Ministries Program has formed a strategic alliance with the Freedom 7 Senior Community Center (Freedom 7 SCC). The Center offers a wide variety of activities including health/nutrition programs, crafts, exercise, games, and day travel opportunities. The Center is located at the Cocoa Beach Country Club on Tom Warriner Blvd. off Minuteman Causeway. No membership is required.

Riversiders and friends are invited to participate in all Center activities. Of special interest in April:

Living with Alzheimer’s

A 5-part education series designed for the newly diagnosed and their caregivers. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association every Tuesday in April from 2pm-3:30. RSVP to 1-800-272-3900.

“Dayaway Travel” to Green Cove Springs and Palatka

On Saturday, April 20 visit Green Cove Springs, a port of call for riverboats cruising the intercostal waterways and St. Johns River. Tour a diverse military museum in this quaint village and end up at a pre-civil war mansion in Palatka. Sightseeing, transportation, museum and mansion entrance fees included for $70. Van departs Center at 9:30 a.m. and returns 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call Lee for reservations at 321-259-6300.

Retirement: Making Your Money Last

Farah Sivolella, Financial Adviser will speak April 23 at 12noon on how to live the retirement life you have envisioned. Free lunch provided…to RSVP and more information call Judy at 321-783-9505.

Considering Senior Living Options? Where to start?

Join social worker. Denise Bilder on April 30 at 12 noon as she provides information on the care, costs, benefits and differences in the senior living communities in Brevard County. A light lunch will be provided, RSVP to Judy 321-783-9505.

Stroke Prevention and Early Detection

Learn how to identify a stroke early which may save a life. Alisa Rosebush, RN will speak Tuesday, May 14th at 12noon. A light lunch provided. Please RSVP to 321-783-9505

Effective Food Label Reading: What you don’t know CAN hurt you!

Michael Edwards, Board Certified Health Education Specialist will talk Tuesday, May 21st at 11am. Coffee and refreshments.  Please RSVP to 321-783-9505.

Look for highlights in future issues of “Down by the Riverside” and check out other activities on the Center’s website.

Freedom 7 Senior Community Center