CARE

Providing older adults connection, support and engagement.

WELCOME TO THE JENKS

The Jenks Center offers cultural, educational, recreational and social service programming for residents age 55+, to promote active, healthy, and meaningful engagement and connection within the community.

We continue to remain closed due to the Coronavirus.   

NEWS FLASH

COVID-19 Vaccinations are available to eligible people, starting with 55 years and older.  To find a Covid vaccination clinic, go to www.vaxfinder.mass.gov  There are many locations throughout the state and they are updated frequently.   

Weekday Events

  • INSIDE: Blood Pressure Clinic
    INSIDE: Blood Pressure Clinic
    May 12, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Jenks Center, Call for Appointment
    Call 781-721-7136 for an appointment. Social distancing and Masks required. Disinfecting will be done between each patron.
  • Library Online - Facebook
    Library Online - Facebook
    May 13, 1:00 PM
    Zoom
    Join Nancy McColm, Head of Technology and Information Services with The Winchester Public Library, to learn more!
  • Podiatry Clinic at The Jenks
    Podiatry Clinic at The Jenks
    May 17, 9:15 AM – 12:15 PM
    Winchester, 109 Skillings Rd, Winchester, MA 01890, USA
    Upcoming dates: May 17, June 21, July 19. Please bring $35.00 cash or check to Dr. Gregorian and call Jenks front desk to schedule appt. 781-721-7136
  • Movie to Foster Intergeneration Discussion
    Movie to Foster Intergeneration Discussion
    May 17, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Zoom
    VIRTUAL. Join us for an Inter-Generational discussion about "The Biggest Little Farm" film.
  • Stimulate the Mind (Using Crafters Mitsy Kits)
    Stimulate the Mind (Using Crafters Mitsy Kits)
    May 19, 1:00 PM
    Zoom
    A fun hands on activity using Mitsy Kits (adaptive crafting using plastic needle) to create a keepsake item and have fun! Mitsy Kits will be provided

Evening & Weekend Events

  • Composers Corner Features Guest Mark Kross
    Composers Corner Features Guest Mark Kross
    May 11, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join us for an interesting interview with Mark Kross, jazz pianist, composer, educator and bandleader. VIRTUAL
  • Ayurveda General & Specific Food Guidelines - Part 3
    Ayurveda General & Specific Food Guidelines - Part 3
    May 12, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join Pratibha Shah BAMS, MD, MPH to learn more about the key principles of Ayurveda in Part 3 of a 3 Part Series on General & Specific Food Guidelines. VIRTUAL.
  • Art Application to Improve Health: Jennifer Zhang
    Art Application to Improve Health: Jennifer Zhang
    May 17, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    We welcome back Jennifer Zhang to examine how healthy art forms can improve complicated health problems. VIRTUAL.
  • The Voyage of Mercy: Stephen Puleo
    The Voyage of Mercy: Stephen Puleo
    May 18, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join moderator Anne Severson for an interesting discussion with author, historian and award-winning newspaper report Stephen Puleo. VIRTUAL.
  • Acupressure Demonstration: John Saia
    Acupressure Demonstration: John Saia
    May 20, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join John Saia for an acupressure demonstration! VIRTUAL