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

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The Winchester Police would like to make you aware of the "Grandchild in Jail Scam" impacting Seniors in nearby communities.

Weekday Events

  • Nutrition with Jessy McNeil
    Nutrition with Jessy McNeil
    Jun 28, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Zoom
    “It’s all about the Fig”! Learn how to buy, prepare and store them. We will also discuss the nutritional benefits of this incredible fruit! Featured food demo: Roasted figs with honey and rosemary and caramelized figs with yogurt
  • INSIDE: Blood Glucose Checks
    INSIDE: Blood Glucose Checks
    Jun 30, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Jenks Center, Call for Appointment
    Call front desk at 781-721-7136 for an appointment. Social distancing and Masks required. Disinfecting will be done between each patron.
  • Jenks Cinema Presents - Manchurian Candidate
    Jenks Cinema Presents - Manchurian Candidate
    Jul 07, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Jenks Center, 109 Skillings Rd, Winchester, MA 01890, USA
    A Korean war veteran is captured and brainwashed by communists. He returns to civilian life but the turmoil doesn't end.
  • Galápagos - Enchanted Islands of the Pacific with Barry Pell
    Galápagos - Enchanted Islands of the Pacific with Barry Pell
    Jul 08, 10:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    Join us as we welcome back Barry Pell and learn about the Galapagos Islands! VIRTUAL.
  • Decorating with Color: Stacey Martin
    Decorating with Color: Stacey Martin
    Jul 10, 2:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join us as we welcome Interior Design Professional Stacey Martin to guide us through easy ways to create a colorful home! VIRTUAL.

Evening & Weekend Events

  • Introduction to Hanzi and Calligraphy: Mei Hung
    Introduction to Hanzi and Calligraphy: Mei Hung
    Jun 24, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    We welcome back Mei Hung to learn about history of Hanzi, Chinese characters/words, and calligraphy. VIRTUAL.
  • Shop Tour with Locomotive Builder Ed Hume
    Shop Tour with Locomotive Builder Ed Hume
    Jun 29, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join us as we welcome author Ed Hume, PhD for a virtual tour around his shop!
  • Dancers Dialogue with Guest Deborah Boyle
    Dancers Dialogue with Guest Deborah Boyle
    Jun 30, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join Pamela Wise for an interesting interview with the dancer, teacher and the Artistic Director of Ballet Arts Centre of Winchester. VIRTUAL
  • LIVESTREAM: Walking Winchester Series: Griffin Museum of Photography
    LIVESTREAM: Walking Winchester Series: Griffin Museum of Photography
    Jul 01, 7:00 PM EDT
    WinCAM. Verizon Channel 36, Comcast Ch. 8
    Join us for a visit with Paula Tognarelli the Executive Director and Curator at Griffin Museum. WinCam
  • Summer Backyard Birds: Neil Hayward
    Summer Backyard Birds: Neil Hayward
    Jul 06, 7:00 PM EDT
    Zoom
    Join us as we welcome back Neil Hayward and learn about and identify summer birds in your neighborhood. VIRTUAL.