bud and beth mckinney: Breakfast Pasteries - 04/01/13 10:35 AM
Chef Wynton Mann is having a class for Seniors at the Herbert C. Young Community Center called: Delicious Pastries on Thursday, April 4th. Come out from 10 am until 12:30 pm to learn the basics of making pastries, pastry filling, chocolate eclairs, profiteroles, napoleons and more! Register today before all the spots are full! Cost is $22 for Cary residents and $29 for non-residents.
Location: 101 Wilkinson Avenue
Phone: (919) 460-4965

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bud and beth mckinney: If you have not tred sushi, then here is your Chance! - 04/01/13 10:33 AM
Chef Wynton Mann would like to invite everyone 16 and up to join him for a new class called: Salute to Sushi! This class will run from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm on Thursday, March 28th. Learn the secret technique to making sushi in only one lesson. By the end, you’ll be able to put together a California roll, Rainbow roll, miso soup and much more. Make sure you register before all the spots are filled! Cost for the class is $40 for Cary residents and $52 for non-residents.
Location: 101 Wilkinson Avenue
Phone: (919) 460-4965

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bud and beth mckinney: Annual Senior Health Fair - 04/01/13 08:03 AM
The Cary Senior Center and Resources for Seniors, Inc. have teamed up for the Annual Senior Health Fair on Thursday, March 21st. The fair will include local health and wellness experts, pharmacy consultants, health screenings and more. Appointments are required for some of the screenings, which you can use code #63238 to register in advance.
Location: 120 Maury O’Dell Place
Phone: (919) 469-4081

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bud and beth mckinney: Happy Easter! - 03/29/13 12:19 PM
I'm spending this holiday with my grandkids! I'm so happy to have this time with them.
How are you spending your holiday?
 
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bud and beth mckinney: Cary Kite Festival - 03/05/13 01:43 PM
  Cary’s Kite Festival returns for another year! This will be the 18th Annual festival hosted at Fred G. Bond Metro Park. Please come out and register on Saturday, March 9th at 12:30pm to partake in the activities later on in the afternoon. If there happens to be rain, then the rain date is Sunday, March 10th. Kids of all ages are welcome to bring their own kites to fly around or watch some expert flyers perform spectacular stunts in the open sky! Cary’s Kite Festival is free and open to the public. Please call he number listed below if you … (7 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: Money Saving Tips and Tricks - 02/28/13 12:56 PM
Whether you are retired or still trying to save up, the worry of money is always present. You want to make sure that you have enough saved up, but how can  you cut a few corners  to help make  that happen? Lucky for you we have a few tips and tricks that can help you save a few dollars here and there along the way.
1. Senior discounts – This one is something that many seniors look forward to. Here on Cary Seniors there is a tab that tells you of different retail stores and restaurants that have a senior discount. … (5 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: New Managers of DeMarco's Restaurant and Bar - 02/11/13 07:53 PM
We posted the other day about the Grand Opening of DeMarco’s Restaurant and Bar, so today we are going to give you some more information about the restaurant. Once Anthony’s Touch of Italy, the new managers (Anthony DeMarco, Clay Adams, and Kyle Sessoms) have decided to keep the same staff and menus that were so loved by their regulars. They offer catering, as well as delivering services, and a family friendly atmosphere for any occasion. To find out more and watch the transformation process, follow them here on Twitter or “Like” them here on FaceBook.
Call the number listed below for hours and reservations.
Location: 3607 Falls … (13 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: New Restaurant Opening in Raleigh - 02/11/13 07:51 PM
Not only does Discover Cary want to keep you all up to date on different events happening in the Cary and surrounding areas, but we would also like to recommend some great locations for you to try out as well! The whole week we will be posting about different Valentine’s Day options for you and yours.
This Thursday, February 14th, a new restaurant is opening in the Raleigh area. DeMarco’s Restaurant and Bar in Raleigh will be open from 4pm to 10pm. Their Italian based menu with modern dining area and full bar is a great location for your Valentine’s Day … (1 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: Basic Conversational Spanish classes - 01/27/13 04:32 PM
This Spanish will go over a variety of basic level skills you will need to move on to more advanced classes. You will learn grammar and necessary structure for speaking the language. Also, no prior knowledge on the subject is required to sign up for this course. You must be 16+. Classes begin January 29th and run through March 12th, meeting every Tuesday night from 6:30pm to 9pm. Basic Conversational Spanish II will begin March 26th if you are interested in continuing the lesson plan from Wynton Mann. All classes are held at the Page-Walker Arts and History Center.

Location: 119 Ambassador Loop
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bud and beth mckinney: Healthy Living - 01/27/13 04:30 PM
Are you looking to turn your life around in terms of health?Cary Senior Center is offering a six week class series called Living Healthy.Learn how to deal with fatigue, frustration, isolation, pain, etc.You will also be taught how to properly manage your medications, eat healthy, effective communication skills and so much more.This class is looking for seniors who will be willing to participate for this free series.Meetings are every Thursday from 9 am until 11:30 am staring January 31st. See you there!
Location: Ballroom I
Phone: (919) 469-4081

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bud and beth mckinney: Opinion to Live Alone from Cary Seniors - 01/27/13 04:28 PM
Living alone is a great source of independence, but it can also come with a lot of work. I have a few tips to help you keep yourself on top of things and make your home for senior-safe.
1. Organize – Have a special place for all your essential items. Know where your list of phone numbers is, your wallet, medical cards, appointment cards and medications. Having a set area for each will help keep you organized so no appointments are missed and all medications are taken on time.
2. Have a Back Up System – This system does not have to be all that … (0 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: Interested in Social Knitting? - 01/27/13 04:26 PM
Whether you are looking for time to finish a project or to start a new one, join us in classroom 303 at the Cary Senior Center for some knitting! Every Tuesday starting January 22nd through May 14th, we will be meeting up to simply knit and make some friends. Share your creative ideas with one another and help turn that lumpy scarf into the perfect gift for your Granddaughter. If needed, help will be provided. Meetings start at 12:30 pm. Can’t make it every Tuesday? That is perfectly fine, we would love to have you whenever you are available!
Location: 120 … (0 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: From PC to an iPad - 01/14/13 02:04 PM
Classroom 302 is hosting a series of classes on Apple Computer products at the Cary Senior Center! On January 16th there will be a class at 1:30 pm on how to move from a PC to an iPad. You may be worried that one class will not be all that you need, but the instructors are offering the class again on March 6th if a refresher is needed! This class is free, and also open to Seniors 50 and up. Learn how to move your critical files, email accounts and how to use the web in this class. They will be … (10 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: SeniorNet at the Cary Senior Center - 01/08/13 09:57 AM
Cary Senior Center is offering a class to learn more about SeniorNet, where you can learn more about upcoming classes and different workshops at the center. SeniorNet is all about learning technology together, so come learn with us! The class will be held in classroom 302 on Thursday, January 10th at 1:30 pm. Also, this event is 100% free! We hope to see you at 120 Maury O'Dell Place this Thursday. For more information please call
(919) 469-4081.

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bud and beth mckinney: Discover Cary - 01/07/13 10:50 AM
Hello my fellow Active Rain bloggers! For awhile I was posting some Cary localism from my blog site, 365 Things to do in Cary. However, I was hacked awhile back and have been unable to continue. I have been in luck though because it has given me the opportunity to start fresh in 2013 with a new blog site that lets me get out more information on the area, as well as not have to worry about posting every, single day! I would love it if you all checked out my new blog at discovercary.com. It is a work in progress, … (3 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: Dog Obedience 101 - 01/07/13 10:45 AM

Robina Thornton would like you and your dog to team up and learn a few tricks of the trade together. Learn the importance you have as a leader, while teaching your dog his own self control. By the end of the classes he’ll be able to sit, down, come, stay, and walk on a loose leash. These six classes will take place at the Bond Park Community Center from January 9th through February 13th, every Wednesday from 7pm to 8pm. Cost for Cary residents is $125, nonresidents is $155. For more information, check out their website here.
Location: 150 Metro Park Dr
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bud and beth mckinney: Trivia Question in NC - 01/07/13 08:52 AM
Brookdale Senior Living likes to send out trivia questions with prizes for seniors! This morning the questions asked was:
Be the first to respond to Cyndi with the correct answer and receive a $10 gas card!
In respect to “recovering from the holidays”, we are making this an easy one….
How many Brookdale communities are in the Raleigh/Durham Triangle area??
*Hint:  See below
 
Contact Cynthia at: CFreed@brookdaleliving.com

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bud and beth mckinney: Aerobics, Seniors in Motion - 01/07/13 08:50 AM
This fitness class for seniors is one of the most popular offered through the Cary Senior Center! This complete workout benefits cardiovascular, strength and flexibility! Cover every aspect of fitness while having a great time with friends both old and new! Come out to Herbert C. Young Community Center on Tuesday, January 8th to start classes. Please make sure you call to register! If you have any questions about the class, call the number listed below.
Location: 101 Wilkinson Avenue
Phone: (919) 460-4965

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bud and beth mckinney: Walking for Wellness and Fun - 01/02/13 07:06 AM
Get on your walking shoes and face that winter weather head on! From 9 am until 10:30 am join us at Bond Park Community Center for an open gym format walk workout (yes, that is quite a mouth full!). This event is free and open to the public, but you must be 16+ to participate. Walks take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 3rs through June 13th. You can join us at any time, you don’t have to come to every session. If you are interesting in additional walking opportunities, then please call the number below for more information.
Location: 150 … (3 comments)

bud and beth mckinney: Living Wills - 01/01/13 08:58 AM
It isn’t something we like to talk about, but necessary to do. Kathryn Kabat, Attorney at Law, will be in the Conference Room of the Cary Senior Center on February 19th from 10 am to noon. She will be coming back one day a month through May 21st to help prepare living wills. Eight people can be helped each hour and an appointment will be made upon calling. Please make sure you call early to make this appointment if you do not have a will made yet. Sudden health problems can occur and it would be best to have everything covered … (2 comments)

 

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