Silver Connections 55+ Group

Siver Connections is The LOFT's LGBT 55+ Senior Outreach Program.

Silver Connections is designed to encourage socialization and continued learning in adults, 55 and older. The group holds meetings focused around learning new topics and skills, intergenerational conversation, peer support, and community outings.

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 Silver Connections hosts two Open Houses on the 2nd Saturday & 4th Tuesday of each month. These meetings feature a community presenter and lite lunch, and run from 11:30am to 1:00pm.

Next Open House Meetings: Saturday, September 9th & Tuesday, September 26th


Saturday, September 9th Showcase:

The Maritime Aquarium
The group will be meeting at 1:30pm at the aquarium!

Maritime Aquarium / 10 North Water St. Norwalk, CT

You are invited to enjoy special September ticket pricing at the Norwalk Maritime Aquarium!

Aquarium Only: $10 / Aquarium & IMAX $14

Advanced ticket purchases are required!  Purchase tickets by Sept. 7th

Current exhibits include:

* "Journey with the Jellies"     * Harbor Seals

* New Coral Reef Exhibit         * Sharks

* Meerkats                             * And so much more!

At 4pm, the group will be watching the IMAX film, Dream Big (42 mins.) narrated by Jeff Bridges.  Dream Big showcases some of the world's modern engineering marvels and delves into the minds of upcoming pioneers in engineering.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, call or email Shepard at (914) 948-2932 x13 or shepard@loftgaycenter.org

 


Tuesday, September 26th Showcase:

An important Presentation By Lamson & Cutner, P.C.:

Learn how Elder Care Planning is Crucial to Protect Seniors' Financial Well-Being

11:30am-1:00pm

Planning for health care and long-term care needs is one of the most important steps seniors can take to protect themselves as they grow older.  Most people will need long-term care at some point in their lives.  This care is ruinously expensive - but it doesn't need to be.

Partner David Cutner will explain the steps seniors in NYS can take to protect themselves and their assets, maintain their lifestyles, and remain in their homes, as long as possible.  Mr. Cutner regards long-term care planning to be an integral part of estate planning.  He will also discuss how Elder Care planning may affect financial and tax planning.