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4 Upcoming Senior-Friendly Events in Fairfield, CT

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Fairfield, CT, in-home elder care experts believe seniors can enhance their mood and have some fun by attending local events that interest them. Older adults living in the Fairfield area might want to check out these exciting events coming up during the month of February.

1. Play with Your Food 

The Fairfield Theater Company at 70 Sanford Street will be hosting this lunchtime theater production on February 14th from noon to 1:30pm. Seniors attending this event will have the pleasure of enjoying a scrumptious gourmet lunch followed by 3 captivating one-act play readings by up-and-coming and award-winning playwrights. After the readings, seniors can increase their self-awareness by socializing with the cast and directors. 

2. Twitter Class

The Fairfield Public Library at 1080 Old Post Road is hosting a basic Twitter class on February 22nd at noon. In this social media class, seniors can sharpen their minds as they learn how to get started using Twitter. They will learn how to set up an account, follow people, send tweets, and manage privacy settings. Learning how to tweet can also help seniors stay in touch with their loved ones and friends.

3. River Whyless Concert 

On Stage at 70 Sanford Street will be offering live music from the band River Whyless on February 25th at 7:45pm. Seniors may thoroughly enjoy this folk band featuring a relaxed style of music and impressive violin playing that can reduce their stress and enhance their mood. Admission is $17 per person.

4. Come Draw! An Evening of Drawing

On February 28th from 7pm to 8:30pm, the Fairfield University Art Museum at 1073 North Benson Road will be hosting a free drawing event in the Bellarmine Hall. In this art class, seniors can channel their creative side and draw in the gallery or sketch a still life masterpiece in the classroom studio, which can give them a feeling of accomplishment. There will be an art professor available to give pointers during the event. Drawing supplies and treats will also be provided.

If your elderly loved one lives in Fairfield and needs transportation to local events or a social companion to enjoy them with, consider hiring a professional hourly caregiver. Fairfield, CT, families can turn to the dedicated caregivers at Home Care Assistance for services such as these, and our caregivers can also assist with daily tasks like bathing, grooming, and exercise. Call 203-955-1915 today to speak with one of our friendly Care Managers and schedule a free in-home consultation.