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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Chair aerobics at EPOCH on the East Side (Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 1, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will offer chair aerobics for seniors on Wednesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by EPOCH’s fitness director, Judy Thompson. Thompson has been leading fitness classes for more than 35 years. She has experience as a personal trainer, yoga teacher, Zumba instructor and leading many other types of fitness classes. Her chair aerobics class is perfect for seniors looking to become more active in a fun, laid back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave.

Tap n’ Time to visit EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 1)

Wednesday, October 1, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will welcome Tap n’ Time on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 2 p.m. Tap n’ Time is a therapeutic seated dance program designed to engage and benefit people of all levels and abilities. The program has been used to help rehabilitate individuals with arthritis, respiratory issues, multiple sclerosis, joint replacement and heart disease. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Dan McCarthy to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 1)

Wednesday, October 1, 20142:30 pm

Dan McCarthy will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. McCarthy appeals to audiences of all ages with his eclectic mix of genres and classic songs performed on guitar and ukulele. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call Michael Walker at 508-430-6208. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Joey G. to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 1)

Wednesday, October 1, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon will welcome Joey G. for a performance on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 2:30 p.m. The Rat Pack-inspired crooner covers Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and other great American singers. This performance is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 781-784-6781. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.  

Thursday, October 2, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Thursday, October 2, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Bits and Pieces to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 2)

Thursday, October 2, 20142:30 pm

Bits and Pieces will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 2:30 p.m. The group performs classic country and bluegrass songs with their own unique twist. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call Michael Walker at 508-430-6208. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Friday, October 3, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Diane Dexter to perform at EPOCH of Chestnut Hill (Oct. 3)

Friday, October 3, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Chestnut Hill will welcome pianist Diane Dexter for a performance on Friday, Oct. 3 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Dexter performs Broadway hits as well as jazz standards from the 1930s through the 1970s. This show is free and open to the public, but space is limited. If you’d like to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling 617-243-9990. EPOCH of Chestnut Hill is located at 615 Heath St.

Saturday, October 4, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Jeff Thomas to perform at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 4)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Saturday, October 4, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will welcome Jeff Thomas for a performance on Saturday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m. Thomas performs a large repertoire of songs ranging from jazz to rock and roll on guitar, bass and drums. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Monday, October 6, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Joe Sarasin to perform at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 6)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Monday, October 6, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will welcome Joe Sarasin for a performance on Monday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. Sarasin plays keyboard and keeps the audience laughing with his side-splitting jokes and wacky costumes. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Krisanthi Pappas to perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton (Oct. 6)

Monday, October 6, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton will welcome Krisanthi Pappas for a performance on Monday, Oct. 6 at 1:30 p.m. Pappas is an award-winning songwriter as well as a jazz, cabaret and pop pianist and vocalist. In addition to original numbers, Pappas plays popular covers, including jazz standards, show tunes, retro and pop songs. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-7745. EPOCH Senior Healthcare is located at 184 Mansfield Ave.

Connected Living Discussion Groups at EPOCH (Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27)

Monday, October 6, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will host multimedia discussion groups with Connected Living on Mondays in October at 1:30 p.m. Topics include: Oktoberfest, A Virtual Tour of Germany (Oct. 6); Cool Crooners (Oct. 13); Your Vote Counts: Living an Empowered Life (Oct. 20); and Culture and History of Halloween (Oct. 27). Connected Living offers computer training and support for seniors, families and senior living communities. These presentations are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Senior Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Pub Hour with Larry Pearlman Duo at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 6)

Monday, October 6, 20144:00 pm

The Larry Pearlman Duo will perform for pub hour at EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard on Monday, Oct. 6 at 4 p.m. Pearlman performs Dixieland jazz on piano accompanied by the standup bass. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Tuesday, October 7, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Free Tai Chi classes at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 7, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard will offer free Tai Chi classes for seniors on Tuesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by eastern fitness instructor Bob McManus, who has 13 years’ experience teaching Tai Chi. All seniors in the community are welcome to attend and learn the ancient Chinese system for meditative exercise. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Blood pressure clinic at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 7, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will offer free blood pressure clinics on Tuesdays in October from 10 to 11 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer the blood pressure tests and be available to discuss elder-care topics. As high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, regular screenings are an important preventative measure for protecting your health. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Chair aerobics at EPOCH on the East Side (Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 8, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will offer chair aerobics for seniors on Wednesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by EPOCH’s fitness director, Judy Thompson. Thompson has been leading fitness classes for more than 35 years. She has experience as a personal trainer, yoga teacher, Zumba instructor and leading many other types of fitness classes. Her chair aerobics class is perfect for seniors looking to become more active in a fun, laid back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave.

‘Safety with a Walker’ presentation at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton (Oct. 8)

Wednesday, October 8, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will host the presentation “Safety with a Walker” on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 1:30 p.m. Learn how to properly and safely use a walker, including how to get around corners and on and off curbs. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave.

Open House at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 8, 20142:00 pm

From Oct. 8 to Oct. 29, EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host open houses every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. In honor of National Apple Pie Month, EPOCH will serve complimentary homemade apple pie at each open house. Savor the flavors of fall as you tour EPOCH and experience a taste of the lifestyle residents enjoy every day. These open houses are free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Gentle exercise class for seniors at EPOCH (Oct. 8, 29)

Wednesday, October 8, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster will host its gentle exercise class for seniors from 2 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 and Oct. 29. Personal trainer MaryAnn Demello will teach correct stretching techniques as well as exercises that increase flexibility and soothe stiff joints. This class is perfect for older adults interested in learning low-impact exercise in a fun, laid-back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP by calling 508-896-7046. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster is located at 873 Harwich Road.

Kathy Earabino to perform at EPOCH (Oct. 8)

Wednesday, October 8, 20142:30 pm

Kathy Earabino will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 2:30 p.m. Earabino is a singer and guitarist who entertains audiences of all ages with classic sing-a-long songs. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 781-784-6781. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

Julie Charland to entertain at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 8)

Wednesday, October 8, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will welcome musician Julie Charland for a performance on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 2:30 p.m. Charland is a folk guitarist who performs her own renditions of classic and popular songs. She is often accompanied by the standup bass. This performance is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Michael Walker at 508-430-6208. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Gentle yoga for seniors at Boylston Place (Oct. 8, Oct. 29)

Wednesday, October 8, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will host yoga classes with instructor Tina Walsh at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 and Oct. 29. Walsh’s class helps relieve stiffness, improve muscle tone and reduce fatigue. She has been teaching adaptive yoga for more than 10 years and is a Licensed Massage Therapist as well as a Reiki Master Teacher. These classes are free and open to local seniors. Space is limited. RSVP for either or both classes by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

Thursday, October 9, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Thursday, October 9, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Paul Ashley to perform at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 9)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Thursday, October 9, 20141:45 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will welcome guitarist Paul Ashley for a performance on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 1:45 p.m. Ashley has performed throughout the United States and Canada alongside numerous talented groups including The Cavaliers, Stonefeather, Magic Moments and Ol’Doulds. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Friday, October 10, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Boylston Place book club to discuss ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’ and ‘Stella Bain’ (Oct. 10 & 24)

Friday, October 10, 201411:00 am

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will host book club discussions with Gail Rice at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 10 and 24. First, they’ll discuss Richard Morais’ bestseller, “The Hundred Foot Journey,” recently adapted into a film. The story centers around Hassan, a young Indian man who leaves his native country to open a restaurant in the French Alps. His success angers his neighbor Madame Mallory, the proprietress of an esteemed French establishment, and a culinary war ensues.

On Oct. 24, they’ll discuss Anita Shreve’s novel, “Stella Bain.” The novel’s heroine wakes up wounded in a field hospital in northern France with no memory of her past. Although she’s dressed as a British nurse, she speaks with an American accent. She sets out for London in search of answers. These book club discussions are free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St. 

Mark Tavenner to entertain at EPOCH of Chestnut Hill (Oct. 10)

Friday, October 10, 20142:30 pm

Keyboardist and vocalist Mark Tavenner will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Chestnut Hill on Friday, Oct. 10 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tavenner engages audiences with his energetic, interactive performance style. He frequently performs classic sing-alongs and standards. This show is free and open to the public, but space is limited. If you’d like to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling 617-243-9990. EPOCH of Chestnut Hill is located at 615 Heath St.

Dueling pianists at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 10)

Friday, October 10, 20143:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will welcome dueling pianists Ethan Stone and Adam Bergeron on Friday, Oct. 10 at 3 p.m. Bergeron and Stone have been dueling since childhood, having grown up in neighboring towns and studying with the same piano teachers. While Bergeron studied classical piano at the University of Massachusetts, Stone pursued jazz and contemporary piano at Berklee College of Music. Now, these two talented pianists will face off against one another, bringing you an exciting mix of musical genres. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Calling all crafters at EPOCH (Oct. 11)

Saturday, October 11, 20148:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is seeking crafters to display their wares at the community’s annual craft fair on Saturday, Oct. 11. Crafters, jewelers, artisan food vendors and others can reserve a 6’ table at no charge. For more information or to reserve a table or space, please contact Executive Director Maureen Gardner at 508-896-3252 by Saturday, Sept. 20. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Craft Fair at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 11)

Saturday, October 11, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host its annual craft fair on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Twenty-five specialty merchants will display their unique wares, including knitted items, original artwork, handcrafted jewelry, greeting cards, artisan food and more. This is an excellent opportunity to get ahead on holiday shopping and find one-of-a-kind gifts for your friends and family. For more information, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Gary Hylander presents: ‘King Philip’s War’ at Boylston Place (Oct. 11)

Saturday, October 11, 201411:00 am

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will welcome historian Gary Hylander for a presentation on King Philip’s War on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. Hylander will discuss the war between the Native American tribes of southern New England and English settlers that destroyed twelve frontier towns. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

Sunday, October 12, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Monday, October 13, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Connected Living Discussion Groups at EPOCH (Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27)

Monday, October 13, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will host multimedia discussion groups with Connected Living on Mondays in October at 1:30 p.m. Topics include: Oktoberfest, A Virtual Tour of Germany (Oct. 6); Cool Crooners (Oct. 13); Your Vote Counts: Living an Empowered Life (Oct. 20); and Culture and History of Halloween (Oct. 27). Connected Living offers computer training and support for seniors, families and senior living communities. These presentations are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Senior Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Blood pressure clinic at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 14, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will offer free blood pressure clinics on Tuesdays in October from 10 to 11 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer the blood pressure tests and be available to discuss elder-care topics. As high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, regular screenings are an important preventative measure for protecting your health. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Memory Café at EPOCH (Oct. 14)

Tuesday, October 14, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will host The Pittsfield Memory Café for people with early stage memory impairment and their caregivers, partners, family or friends on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. The café provides a safe, supportive environment to share experiences with others traveling the same journey while remaining socially engaged. Launched in February by EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne and Home Instead Senior Care, the Pittsfield Memory Café is free and open the second Tuesday of each month from 10 to 11 a.m. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Free Tai Chi classes at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 14, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard will offer free Tai Chi classes for seniors on Tuesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by eastern fitness instructor Bob McManus, who has 13 years’ experience teaching Tai Chi. All seniors in the community are welcome to attend and learn the ancient Chinese system for meditative exercise. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Tuesday, October 14, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Art Matters presents: ‘The Portrait in Art’ at Boylston Place (Oct. 14)

Tuesday, October 14, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will welcome Art Matters for the presentation “The Portrait in Art” on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 2 p.m. A portrait can document the history of a whole family, or an individual’s journey. It can be about an era of time, a culture, an event, or the experience of youth or age. It can tell stories or serve as a commentary on social values or political institutions. Join Art Matters owner Jane Blair for a discussion of all the different possibilities portraits present. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

Art opening with Alisa Mierzejewski at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 14)

Tuesday, October 14, 20146:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will host an art opening and reception with Alisa Mierzejewski on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Mierzejewski works in a variety of two- and three-dimensional art forms, including photography, watercolors, oil paint and sculpture. Much of her work is inspired by personal experience, evolving from her explorations of her grandmother’s battle with dementia, concepts of isolation and loneliness in the city, personal battles with body image and more. She earned her bachelor’s degree in art education from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design and currently teaches middle school art classes for Pittsfield Public Schools.

The public is welcome to attend this free art opening, meet the artist and view her work. Please RSVP by calling 413-499-1992. In addition to featuring Mierzejewki’s work at the reception, EPOCH will display it in their gallery throughout October. The public is welcome to view the artist’s work free of charge between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. EPOCH is located at 140 Melbourne Road. 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Chair aerobics at EPOCH on the East Side (Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 15, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will offer chair aerobics for seniors on Wednesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by EPOCH’s fitness director, Judy Thompson. Thompson has been leading fitness classes for more than 35 years. She has experience as a personal trainer, yoga teacher, Zumba instructor and leading many other types of fitness classes. Her chair aerobics class is perfect for seniors looking to become more active in a fun, laid back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave.

Lunch and Learn: ‘Autumn in New England’ at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 15)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Wednesday, October 15, 201412:00 pm

On Wednesday, Oct. 15 at noon, EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will host the lunch and learn, “Autumn in New England.” Enjoy a tasty complimentary lunch during a discussion of New England’s beauty in the fall. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Open House at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 15, 20142:00 pm

From Oct. 8 to Oct. 29, EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host open houses every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. In honor of National Apple Pie Month, EPOCH will serve complimentary homemade apple pie at each open house. Savor the flavors of fall as you tour EPOCH and experience a taste of the lifestyle residents enjoy every day. These open houses are free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Bill Burke to perform at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton (Oct. 15)

Wednesday, October 15, 20143:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will welcome Bill Burke for a performance on Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 3 p.m. Burke is a singer and comedian who performs comedy and cabaret shows throughout Massachusetts. He was an original cast member of the musical comedy hit “Mass Hysteria” and has performed with the comedy troop, “Hot Spot Cabaret.” He has been singing and acting in the Boston area and on Cape Cod for more than 18 years. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave.

Basic Life Support Training at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 15)

Wednesday, October 15, 20144:00 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster will host Basic Life Support training in partnership with Coastal Medical on Wednesday, Oct. 15 from 4 to 8 p.m. Attendees will learn how to properly administer CPR, relieve choking and recognize several life-threatening emergencies. While BLS training typically costs $45, EPOCH and Coastal Medical are offering the course for just $25. This is an excellent opportunity to learn basic emergency support techniques or refresh your skill set at a discounted rate. This class is open to the public, but space is limited to 18 people. Call Coastal Medical to reserve your space today: 508-694-6687. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster is located at 873 Harwich Road.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Thursday, October 16, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Dan Hart to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 16)

Thursday, October 16, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon will welcome Dan Hart for a performance on Thursday, Sept. 16 at 2:30 p.m. Hart combines folk, rock and comedy into a lively, interactive program. He has performed throughout the United States as well as abroad. This performance is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please call 781-784-6781 for more information or to RSVP. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

Liz Saunders performs at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 16)

Thursday, October 16, 20142:30 pm

Liz Saunders will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 2:30 p.m. Saunders mixes the sounds of big band, jazz, pop, country, Broadway, gospel, and rock and roll into an energetic, interactive program. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Michael Walker at 508-430-6208. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Friday, October 17, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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Friday, October 31, 20148:00 am

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Jack Craig to perform EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton (Oct. 17)

Friday, October 17, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton will welcome Jack Craig for a performance on Friday, Oct. 17 at 1:30 p.m. Craig is a popular pianist and singer who performs throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. He frequently performs at EPOCH and is a favorite among residents, staff and guests. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-7745. EPOCH Senior Healthcare is located at 184 Mansfield Ave.

David Polansky to perform at EPOCH of Chestnut Hill (Oct. 17)

Friday, October 17, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Chestnut Hill will welcome musician David Polansky for a performance on Friday, Oct. 17 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Polansky entertains audiences of all ages with a program that mixes music, humor, wit and sensitivity. His music has been highlighted by NPR’s Morning Edition, and his instrumental and choral pieces have been performed by the Springfield Symphony, the Zamire Chorale, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and others. This show is free and open to the public, but space is limited. If you’d like to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling 617-243-9990. EPOCH of Chestnut Hill is located at 615 Heath St.

Lloyd Kaplan and the Aristocats to perform at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 17)

Friday, October 17, 20144:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will welcome Lloyd Kaplan and the Aristocats for a pub hour performance on Friday, Oct. 17 at 4 p.m. The group is comprised of Kaplan on saxophone and clarinet, Bob Petteruti on bass, Frank “Red” McDonald on guitar and Joe Holtzman on drums. The group performs jazz music and has decades of experience touring and performing. A former music teacher, Kaplan developed the jazz program at the Community College of Rhode Island and introduced new courses in opera, 20th century music and jazz history. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Open house at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton (Oct. 18)

Saturday, October 18, 20141:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will host an open house on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 1 to 3 p.m. Enjoy seasonal refreshments, visit with EPOCH residents, and learn about EPOCH’s personalized care approach, amenities and services. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave. 

Sunday, October 19, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Harvest Festival with Maple Leaf Trio at EPOCH (Oct. 19)

Sunday, October 19, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will host their annual Harvest Festival on Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. This year’s festival will feature artwork, crafts, seasonal refreshments, and live music by folk band Maple Leaf Trio. Local artist April Jenks will display a selection of her unique dot paintings on wood, give a demonstration and help attendees make their own wooden dot paintings. Brittany Gabel of the glass studio 413 Glassworks will also display artwork, give a demonstration and lead an art project; attendees will have the opportunity to create bowls from glass pieces. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road. 

Monday, October 20, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Book signing with author Greg O’Brien at EPOCH (Oct. 20)

Monday, October 20, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will welcome award-winning investigative reporter Greg O’Brien on Monday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. O’Brien will discuss his book “On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s,” with a Q&A to follow. O’Brien is a longtime Brewster resident and former editor of the Cape Codder. Diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, O’Brien writes frankly about his own journey, offering guidance to others fighting the disease. He offers hope, faith and humor as a more powerful prescription than conventional medication. After the presentation, O’Brien will sell and sign copies of his book. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Connected Living Discussion Groups at EPOCH (Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27)

Monday, October 20, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will host multimedia discussion groups with Connected Living on Mondays in October at 1:30 p.m. Topics include: Oktoberfest, A Virtual Tour of Germany (Oct. 6); Cool Crooners (Oct. 13); Your Vote Counts: Living an Empowered Life (Oct. 20); and Culture and History of Halloween (Oct. 27). Connected Living offers computer training and support for seniors, families and senior living communities. These presentations are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Senior Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Rick Olsen to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 20)

Monday, October 20, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon will welcome Rick Olsen for a performance on Monday, Oct. 20 at 2:30 p.m. Olsen is known as “The Man of a Thousand Songs” for his extensive repertoire of music, which includes a mix of classic and contemporary hits. This performance is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please call 781-784-6781 for more information or to RSVP. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

Pub Hour with Connie Giso at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 20)

Monday, October 20, 20144:00 pm

Pianist Connie Giso will perform for pub hour at EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard on Monday, Oct. 20 at 4 p.m. Giso is an energetic performer and encourages audience participation. She frequently performs at EPOCH and other venues throughout Rhode Island. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Free Tai Chi classes at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 21, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard will offer free Tai Chi classes for seniors on Tuesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by eastern fitness instructor Bob McManus, who has 13 years’ experience teaching Tai Chi. All seniors in the community are welcome to attend and learn the ancient Chinese system for meditative exercise. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Denise Doucette to perform at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 21)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Tuesday, October 21, 201410:00 am

Denise Doucette will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. Doucette is an award-winning songwriter and singer. She entertains audiences of all ages with an extensive repertoire that includes popular covers as well as originals. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Tuesday, October 21, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Blood pressure clinic at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 21, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will offer free blood pressure clinics on Tuesdays in October from 10 to 11 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer the blood pressure tests and be available to discuss elder-care topics. As high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, regular screenings are an important preventative measure for protecting your health. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

New England whaling at Boylston Place (Oct. 21)

Tuesday, October 21, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will welcome Curt Martin for a discussion of New England whaling on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. Martin will offer a look back at the whaling industry during the Age of Sail, focusing on the century following American independence. Learn about whaling ships, the men who sailed them, the hunt and capture of whales, and the uses of whale products. Martin is a Professor Emeritus at Merrimack College in North Andover. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Free blood pressure clinic at Dennis COA (Oct. 22)

Wednesday, October 22, 20149:30 am

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster will host its monthly blood pressure clinic at the Dennis Council on Aging on Wednesday, Oct. 22 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer the blood pressure tests and be available to discuss elder-care topics. As high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, regular screenings are an important preventative measure for protecting your health. EPOCH hosts these free clinics every fourth Wednesday of the month. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-7046. The Dennis Council on Aging and Senior Center is located at 1045 Route 134 South Dennis. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster is located at 873 Harwich Road. 

Chair aerobics at EPOCH on the East Side (Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 22, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will offer chair aerobics for seniors on Wednesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by EPOCH’s fitness director, Judy Thompson. Thompson has been leading fitness classes for more than 35 years. She has experience as a personal trainer, yoga teacher, Zumba instructor and leading many other types of fitness classes. Her chair aerobics class is perfect for seniors looking to become more active in a fun, laid back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave.

Open House at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 22, 20142:00 pm

From Oct. 8 to Oct. 29, EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host open houses every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. In honor of National Apple Pie Month, EPOCH will serve complimentary homemade apple pie at each open house. Savor the flavors of fall as you tour EPOCH and experience a taste of the lifestyle residents enjoy every day. These open houses are free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Ken Badger to perform at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 22)

Wednesday, October 22, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will welcome pianist Ken Badger for a performance on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 2:30 p.m. Badger performs show tunes, big band hits and classic oldies with his own unique, energetic style. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Michael Walker at 508-430-6208. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Needham Retired Men’s Glee Club to perform at Boylston Place (Oct. 22)

Wednesday, October 22, 20143:00 pm

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will welcome the Needham Retired Men’s Glee Club for a performance on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 3 p.m. The group was founded in 1964 to bring together retired men with a shared passion for choral music. Their mission is to share their love of music with audiences in Needham and surrounding communities. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

EPOCH of Norton to present: ‘Does your family know your care wishes?’ (Oct. 22)

Wednesday, October 22, 20146:00 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will host a presentation on healthcare proxies, powers of attorney, and Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 6 p.m. Attendees will learn how they can guarantee their families and doctors honor their decisions regarding medical treatment, life support, comfort care and more. This presentation will be led by EPOCH’s Wellness Director Karen Custodio. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave. 

Thursday, October 23, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Thursday, October 23, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Mr. DJ’s Quiz Show at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton (Oct. 23)

Thursday, October 23, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will host “Mr. DJ’s Quiz Show” on Thursday, Oct. 23 at 1:30 p.m. Tad Travis, aka Mr. DJ, will put your trivia knowledge to the test during this entertaining game. With a podium, handheld clickers, visual and audio clues, and a light-up scoreboard, participants will feel like they’re on a real live game show! Whether a contestant or member of the “studio” audience, participants will enjoy brain teasers from categories including Name that Tune, U.S. History, Nursery Rhymes, the Price is Right and more. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave.

J. Slick to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 23)

Thursday, October 23, 20142:30 pm

John Ferguson, aka J. Slick, will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon on Thursday, Oct. 23 at 2:30 p.m. Slick has been performing for more than 30 years and has mastered a variety of genres. He has led popular area bands including The Ovations, Back Issue and the Funk Munks. This event is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, call 781-784-6781. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

‘Community Dessert Show’ at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 23)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Thursday, October 23, 20145:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will host a “Community Dessert Show” on Thursday, Oct. 23 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. EPOCH residents and staff will take the stage to show off their talents during a fun variety show. Delicious desserts will be served! This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Friday, October 24, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Boylston Place book club to discuss ‘The Hundred Foot Journey’ and ‘Stella Bain’ (Oct. 10 & 24)

Friday, October 24, 201411:00 am

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will host book club discussions with Gail Rice at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 10 and 24. First, they’ll discuss Richard Morais’ bestseller, “The Hundred Foot Journey,” recently adapted into a film. The story centers around Hassan, a young Indian man who leaves his native country to open a restaurant in the French Alps. His success angers his neighbor Madame Mallory, the proprietress of an esteemed French establishment, and a culinary war ensues.

On Oct. 24, they’ll discuss Anita Shreve’s novel, “Stella Bain.” The novel’s heroine wakes up wounded in a field hospital in northern France with no memory of her past. Although she’s dressed as a British nurse, she speaks with an American accent. She sets out for London in search of answers. These book club discussions are free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St. 

Andrea Lyman to perform at EPOCH of Chestnut Hill (Oct. 24)

Friday, October 24, 20142:30 pm

Andrea Lyman will perform at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Chestnut Hill on Friday, Oct. 24 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Lyman will perform her one-woman, cabaret-style show, “Broadway Lady.” She’ll sing familiar show tunes and share compelling, behind-the-scenes stories about popular Broadway shows and composers. Enjoy hits by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Duke Ellington and others. Lyman has performed “Broadway Lady” on both coasts, cruise ships and throughout Europe. This show is free and open to the public, but space is limited. If you’d like to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling 617-243-9990. EPOCH of Chestnut Hill is located at 615 Heath St.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Monday, October 27, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Connected Living Discussion Groups at EPOCH (Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27)

Monday, October 27, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living on Blackstone Boulevard will host multimedia discussion groups with Connected Living on Mondays in October at 1:30 p.m. Topics include: Oktoberfest, A Virtual Tour of Germany (Oct. 6); Cool Crooners (Oct. 13); Your Vote Counts: Living an Empowered Life (Oct. 20); and Culture and History of Halloween (Oct. 27). Connected Living offers computer training and support for seniors, families and senior living communities. These presentations are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Senior Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

EPOCH book club to discuss ‘Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter’ (Oct. 27)

Monday, October 27, 20143:30 pm

The book club at EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will discuss Edgar Award winning author Tom Franklin’s novel, “Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter,” on Monday, Oct. 27 at 3:30 p.m. Set in the small town Amos, MS, the book chronicles the disappearance of a girl, which resurrects a similar crime that took place 20 years prior. The book club discussion is free and open to all, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave. 

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Blood pressure clinic at EPOCH at Melbourne (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 28, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will offer free blood pressure clinics on Tuesdays in October from 10 to 11 a.m. EPOCH nursing staff will administer the blood pressure tests and be available to discuss elder-care topics. As high blood pressure increases the risk for heart disease and stroke, regular screenings are an important preventative measure for protecting your health. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 413-499-1992. EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Tuesday, October 28, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Free Tai Chi classes at EPOCH on Blackstone Boulevard (Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28)

Tuesday, October 28, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard will offer free Tai Chi classes for seniors on Tuesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by eastern fitness instructor Bob McManus, who has 13 years’ experience teaching Tai Chi. All seniors in the community are welcome to attend and learn the ancient Chinese system for meditative exercise. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-273-6565. EPOCH Assisted Living is located at 353 Blackstone Blvd.

Halloween Show with Big Smile Entertainment at EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton (Oct. 28)

Tuesday, October 28, 20141:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will welcome Big Smile Entertainment for the Halloween show, “The Magnificent Mummy Musical,” on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 1:30 p.m. Enjoy a clever, interactive variety show performed by comedian Marty the Mummy and his vaudevillian friends. Big Smile Entertainment is a co-op of actors, singers, musicians, choreographers, dancers, directors and production staff committed to producing high quality entertainment for all audiences. This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP by calling 508-285-3355. 

Joe Foster to perform for ‘Bewitching Gala’ at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 28)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Tuesday, October 28, 20142:00 pm

In celebration of Halloween, EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will host a “Bewitching Gala” on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. Enjoy delicious witches brew and desserts during a live performance by musician Joe Foster. Witches hats encouraged! This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Anne Watkinson to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 28)

Tuesday, October 28, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon will welcome Anne Watkinson for a performance on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 2:30 p.m. The local singer and entertainer performs a wide range of musical genres, including Broadway, spirituals, classic oldies, country and westerns, sing-a-longs and more. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 781-784-6781. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Chair aerobics at EPOCH on the East Side (Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side will offer chair aerobics for seniors on Wednesdays in October at 10 a.m. These classes will be led by EPOCH’s fitness director, Judy Thompson. Thompson has been leading fitness classes for more than 35 years. She has experience as a personal trainer, yoga teacher, Zumba instructor and leading many other types of fitness classes. Her chair aerobics class is perfect for seniors looking to become more active in a fun, laid back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 401-275-0682. EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side is located at One Butler Ave.

Open House at EPOCH of Brewster (Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 20142:00 pm

From Oct. 8 to Oct. 29, EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host open houses every Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. In honor of National Apple Pie Month, EPOCH will serve complimentary homemade apple pie at each open house. Savor the flavors of fall as you tour EPOCH and experience a taste of the lifestyle residents enjoy every day. These open houses are free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-896-3252. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

Gentle exercise class for seniors at EPOCH (Oct. 8, 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster will host its gentle exercise class for seniors from 2 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 and Oct. 29. Personal trainer MaryAnn Demello will teach correct stretching techniques as well as exercises that increase flexibility and soothe stiff joints. This class is perfect for older adults interested in learning low-impact exercise in a fun, laid-back environment. These classes are free and open to the public, but space is limited. RSVP by calling 508-896-7046. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Brewster is located at 873 Harwich Road.

Gentle yoga for seniors at Boylston Place (Oct. 8, Oct. 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place will host yoga classes with instructor Tina Walsh at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 and Oct. 29. Walsh’s class helps relieve stiffness, improve muscle tone and reduce fatigue. She has been teaching adaptive yoga for more than 10 years and is a Licensed Massage Therapist as well as a Reiki Master Teacher. These classes are free and open to local seniors. Space is limited. RSVP for either or both classes by calling 617-244-6400. EPOCH Independent and Assisted Living at Boylston Place is located at 615 Heath St.

Edwardian Halloween Party at EPOCH (Oct. 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living at Melbourne will host an Edwardian Halloween Party on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 2:30 p.m. Enjoy Halloween refreshments, decorations and games as well as live entertainment by Joe Cybulski. Edwardian costumes are encouraged! This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 413-499-1992. EPOCH is located at 140 Melbourne Road.

Trick or Treat Night at EPOCH (Oct. 29)

Wednesday, October 29, 20146:30 pm

EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton will host a Trick or Treat night on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m. Bring the kids for some early trick or treating fun in a safe environment. While they’re here, they can also enjoy Halloween games and refreshments. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by Friday, Oct. 24 by calling 508-285-3355. EPOCH Assisted Living of Norton is located at 190 Mansfield Ave.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

Healthy Solutions Exercise Class at EPOCH (Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30)

Thursday, October 30, 201410:00 am

EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place will host the Healthy Solutions Exercise Class with Dianne Francis on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October at 10 a.m. Francis’ exercise program is designed to help older adults become more active; build strength and energy; increase flexibility and balance; be steady on their feet; be more independent; and become more social. Try the first class free; after that, it’s $10 per class or $55 for a month. These classes are open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to reserve your space, call Dianne Francis at 508-801-3696. EPOCH Assisted Living at Brewster Place is located at 855 Harwich Road.

String Swing to perform at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 30)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Thursday, October 30, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will host an Oktoberfest celebration featuring a performance by String Swing on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 2 p.m. Enjoy nonalcoholic beer and traditional German fare. Comprised of guitarists Rob Natoli, Frank Moore and Joe McEachern, the group performs music from the big band era of the 1920s and ’30s. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Mark Olsen to perform at EPOCH of Sharon (Oct. 30)

Thursday, October 30, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon will welcome Marc Olsen for a performance on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 2:30 p.m. Olsen performs classic oldies from the ’40s, ’50s and ’60s and encourages audience participation. This event is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, call 781-784-6781. EPOCH of Sharon is located at 259 Norwood St.

Trick or Treat night at EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton (Oct. 30)

Thursday, October 30, 20146:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Norton will host a Trick or Treat night on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 6:30 p.m. Bring the kids for some early trick or treating fun in a safe environment. While they’re here, they can also enjoy Halloween games and refreshments. This event is free and open to the public but an RSVP is requested. Please call 508-285-7745 to RSVP by Friday, Oct. 24. EPOCH Senior Healthcare is located at 184 Mansfield Ave.

Friday, October 31, 2014

EPOCH of Melrose collects eyeglasses and hearing aids

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EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose and the Melrose Lion’s Club will continue their annual eyeglasses and hearing aid drive into October. They welcome donations of unneeded eyeglasses and hearing aids, which will be refurbished and donated to help people who need but cannot afford them.

The public is invited to drop off their donations in EPOCH’s front lobby any time during the day throughout October. For more information call 781-665-3950. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Melrose is located at 15 Green St.

COA breakfast at EPOCH of Harwich (Oct. 31)

Friday, October 31, 20148:00 am

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Harwich will host a breakfast and health discussion with Dr. Graham and the Harwich Council on Aging on Friday, Oct. 31 at 8 a.m. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 508-430-1717. EPOCH is located at 111 Headwaters Dr.

Monster Mash Costume Party at EPOCH of Weston (Oct. 31)

Hosted at Epoch of Weston
Friday, October 31, 20142:00 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston will host the “Monster Mash Costume Party” on Friday, Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. Join EPOCH residents and staff for a costume contest, festive music and treats. This Halloween celebration is free and open to the public but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston is located at 75 Norumbega Road.

Halloween party with JD Foster at EPOCH of Chestnut Hill (Oct. 31)

Friday, October 31, 20142:30 pm

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Chestnut Hill will host a Halloween party on Friday, Oct. 31 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Enjoy live entertainment by musician J.D. Foster. He entertains audiences with a diverse repertoire that includes songs spanning the 1800s through the 1970s. This show is free and open to the public, but space is limited. If you’d like to attend this event, you must RSVP by calling 617-243-9990. EPOCH of Chestnut Hill is located at 615 Heath St.

 
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