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 75 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.   

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Enjoy working with older adults? Want to play a significant role in helping Winchester become the most age-friendly community in Massachusetts? Join our team! We have an opening for a Winchester Seniors Association (WSA) Manager.  

Weekday Events

  • Iceland in Winter with Barry Pell
    Mar 02, 10:30 AM EST
    Zoom
    Join Barry for this photojournal tour around Iceland during their winter!
  • Ask An Attorney with Andrea Witt, Esq.
    Mar 03, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Zoom
    VIRTUAL. The Jenks is pleased to welcome back Andrea Witt - Ms. Witt will be discussing asset protection; discover your options for paying for care and how to protect your assets safely.
  • Acrylic Painting Series
    Mar 07, 10:00 AM EST – Mar 14, 11:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    Join artist Eli Portman and learn how to work with Acrylics in this series on March 7th and 14th, from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM!
  • The Broken Tomb with John McConnell
    Mar 09, 10:30 AM EST
    Zoom
    Join John for his architectural dive into an unknown piece of Winchester's history.
  • Everyone Loves a Snow Globe!
    Mar 10, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
    Zoom
    VIRTUAL: Join us and make a fun craft designed by students from Winchester High School!

Evening & Weekend Events

  • Writing the Stories of Your Life
    Mar 03, 7:00 PM
    Zoom
    Do you have a story to tell or emotion to convey? Join Anne to learn more!
  • LIVESTREAM: John and Abigail Adams
    Mar 04, 7:00 PM
    WinCAM. Verizon Channel 36, Comcast Ch. 8
    Join Gary Hylander for this interesting presentation on this famous couple. On WinCAM: Verizon Channel 36; Comcast Channel 8.
  • Ayurveda Explained
    Mar 10, 7:00 PM
    Zoom
    Join Pratibha Shah BAMS, MD, MPH to learn more about the key principles of Ayurveda, one of the oldest practiced systems of medicine.
  • Composers Corner Features Jeff Berlin
    Mar 11, 7:00 PM
    Zoom
    Join us for an interesting interview with an American jazz fusion bassist, Jeff Berlin.
  • Gua Sha - A Deeper Look
    Feb 25, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    VIRTUAL. Join John Saia and learn more about Gua Sha!

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109 Skillings Road
Winchester, MA  01890

Email: info@jenkscenter.org

Phone: 781-721-7136

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