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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Come Celebrate The Season With The LWV Of Westford

Come Celebrate The Season With The LWV Of Westford

Join the League of Women Voters of Westford on Wednesday, December 7, as we celebrate the season. We will gather in the J.V. Fletcher Library Meeting Room at 7:30 p.m. Catch up with fellow LWV members, mee...

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League of Women Voters Council on Aging
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Holiday Closure Schedule for the Cameron Center

Today, November 23rd, the Cameron Center closes at Noon for Thanksgiving, and does not reopen until Monday, November 28th . Additionally, the following closures will effect the Cameron Center in the month to come:

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Council on Aging
Posted on: November 23, 2022

FIRST FRIDAYS with PURPLE HYDRANGEA –12/2 at 1:00-3:00

FIRST FRIDAYS with PURPLE HYDRANGEA –12/2 at 1:00-3:00

Olivia Evans is a Certified Dementia Practitioner and Montessori Dementia Care Professional who will be providing six 20 minute 1:1 office sessions here for folks the first Friday of every mo...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: November 23, 2022

HOW TO SIGN UP FOR MEDICARE & PLAN OPTIONS – 11/29, 4:30

HOW TO SIGN UP FOR MEDICARE & PLAN OPTIONS  – 11/29, 4:30

Medicare Supplement or Medicare Advantage Plans? Senior Plan Consultant, Heather Hurd, of BC/BS, will be at the Cameron Senior Center to answer your questions about Medicare h...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: October 21, 2022

Cycle of Memory Documentary Film Showing - FREE

 

CYCLE OF MEMORY DOCUMENTARY SHOWING – Tues. Nov. 8th, 2:00 

 

Join us for a special intergenerational screening of Cycle of Memory: the new award-winning documentary about two siblings' bicycl...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: October 18, 2022

Veterans Day 2022

Veterans Day flyer 2022

On the town common Friday November 11 at at 11 a.m.

Additional Info... Council on Aging
Posted on: October 7, 2022

Cameron Center Closed, Monday, October 10, 2022

The Cameron Center will be closed, Monday, October 10, 2022 in observance of Columbus Day. We will reopen Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 8:00 AM. Thank you, and enjoy your weekend. 

Council on Aging
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Resources Available to Residents To Aid with Rising Energy Costs

PUBLIC NOTICE – 9/27/22 at 1:20PM

The following resources are available to Westford residents and businesses to help curb the ongoing increased utility costs that are expected during the upcoming winter months:

Utility payment plans &...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Cameron Center Closed for Labor Day, September 5th

The Cameron Senior Center will be closed, this coming Monday, September 5th, in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen the following Tuesday, September 6th, at 8:00 AM. We wish you all a very safe and happy Labor Day weekend.

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Council on Aging
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Hot Weather Shelters - Cameron Center and J.V. Fletcher Library

With the temperatures forecast to be at or around 100F on Thursday we would like to remind residents who need to escape the heat that there are two public buildings with air conditioning available:

  • The Cameron Senior Center, 20 Pleasant Street. Open from 8...
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Council on Aging
Posted on: July 22, 2022

Cooling Options for Residents During Heat Wave

Public Notice:

In an effort to provide air conditioned options for our residents during this ongoing heat wave, we would like to remind everyone that the J.V. Fletcher Library will be open from 10AM to 9PM on Thursday, 1PM to 5PM on Friday, and 10AM to 5PM...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: June 30, 2022

Cameron Center Closing, 7/1/2022 at 2:00 PM in Observance of Independence Day

The Cameron Center will close this Friday, July 1st, at 2:00 PM in observance of Independence Day. We will still have lunch, and an abbreviated Bingo, which will end at 2:00 PM, to allow for early closing of the building. We wish you all a very safe, fest...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: June 7, 2022

Cameron Center Closed June 20, 2022 in Observance of Juneteenth Holiday

Just a reminder that the Cameron Senior Center will be closed, Monday, June 20, 2022 in observance of the Juneteenth Federal Holiday. The Cameron Center will reopen on Tuesday, June 21st at 8:00 AM and resume normal operations.

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Council on Aging
Posted on: May 27, 2022

Calling All Cameron Participants and Westford Residents: Town Meeting!

Calling All Cameron Participants and Westford Residents:

 

 

Please mark your calendars and join us for Annual Town Meeting on Saturday, June 11th, at 9:00 AM on the Westford Academy field (Rain Date Sunday, June 12th). If you don&rsquo...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Transportation to Town Meeting

Transportation to and from the Saturday, June 11th Town Meeting will be available via the Cameron Senior Center’s Transportation Department, by way of their Town of Westford vans. If you need transportation to Town Meeting, please call Bob Raffe...
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Council on Aging
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Bus trip to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Thursday, May 12th

ISABELLA STEWART GARDNER MUSEUM                                         &am...
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Council on Aging
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Decluttering Workshop for Westford Residents

The Cameron is inviting residents of the town to participate in a new six-week Decluttering Workshop facilitated by Peggy Siegel, Retired Psychiatric Nurse and Co-facilitator- Jennifer Claro, MS-Community Counseling and COA Director

Dates: May 11th &nd...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: April 12, 2022

League of Women Voters’ Candidates' Night, Wed. April 13 at 7pm

 

League of Women Voters’ Candidates' Night, Wed. April 13 at 7pm

Learn about the candidates running for office in the May 3rd Town election!

 

Register to watch via Zoom at lwv.westford.org.

 

School Committee &...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: April 6, 2022

Westford Climate Action Earth Month Events Include 3 Saturday Walks

Come join us outside this month! These walks are sponsored by the Westford Conservation Trust. Maps and write-ups of the 3 different areas can be found on the Westford Conservation Trust website https://westfordconservationtrust.org/

Long...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: March 22, 2022

League of Women Voters of Westford Virtual Forum about 70 Boston Road

March 24 @ 7:00 pm, the League of Women Voters of Westford is sponsoring a virtual forum about 70 Boston Road, the former Coldwell Banker building.  This forum will feature Jeff Morrissette, Westford’s Director of Land Use Management.

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Council on Aging
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Free COVID Testing Kits available to residents age 55 and older

The Cameron Senior Center has received a donation of 200 COVID testing kits from AgeSpan (formerly Elder Services of Merrimack Valley).  We will distribute two kits per household, on a First Come First Serve basis, to Westford residents. To get y...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Beneficiary Protections when Choosing Your Medicare Coverage

A Reminder from Your Cameron Senior Center: Beneficiary Protections when Choosing Your Medicare Coverage

If you should have any questions regarding choosing your Medicare Coverage just call the center at 978-692-5523 and we can connect you with our SHINE C...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Grief Support Group Begins March 24 at the Cameron Center

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP Begins March 24, 4pm 

We have heard from residents that a local grief support group would be appreciated. While grief can impact individuals in different ways, connecting with others to share stories, experiences, and receive/ ...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Train with Shain Circuit Training Class at the Cameron Center starting March 10th

TRAIN WITH SHAIN – CIRCUIT TRAINING CLASS 

8 Week Class on Thursdays at 6:30pm Starting Thursday March 10th 

Join physical therapist and senior fitness specialist Steve Shain for a weekly fitness class.

This class will focus on im...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Vinyassa (Yoga) Pilates at the Cameron Center starting March 8th

VINYASSA PILATES

Tuesdays at 4 p.m. for 8 weeks beginning March 8th    Instructor:  Katheryn Roper

Vinyassa Pilates is a mind/body mat class that helps to realign physical & mental body systems. Using rhythmic breathing paired ...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Correction: Cameron Center Closed 2/25/2022 Due to Impending Winter Storm

Due to the the impending winter storm, the Cameron Center will be closed for the day of Friday, February 25, 2022. Staff will still be available via email, and/or telephone, and working from home. Additionally the Westford Food Pantry will not be performi...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Cameron Center Closed 2/24/2022 Due to Impending Winter Storm

Due to the the impending winter storm, the Cameron Center will be closed for the day of Friday, February 25, 2022. Staff will still be available via email, and/or telephone, and working from home. Additionally the Westford Food Pantry will not be performi...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Town Offers NEW COVID Relief Assistance for Qualifying Low to Moderate Income Households

The Town of Westford has ARPA funds available to assist Westford households impacted by Covid. These funds may be used for Rent/Mortgage payment assistance or utility payment assistance. Qualifying households will have a gross annual income at or below 30...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Cameron Center Closed, Friday, February 4, 2022 - Staff Working Remotely - No Food Pantry

Due to the forecast of icy inclement weather, the Cameron Center will be closed Friday, February 4, 2022. Staff will be working remotely and will be reachable via phone and email. There will be no food distribution via the Westford Food Pantry, and normal...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Alzheimer's Disease & Healthy Brain Aging LIVE ZOOM PRESENTATION

Alzheimer's Disease & Healthy Brain Aging
LIVE ZOOM PRESENTATION
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17 | 7 P.M.
With special guests from McLean Hospital 
Did you know 35% of dementia risk may be preventable through certain activities and lifestyle choic...
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Council on Aging
Posted on: February 2, 2022

SNAP households who lost food due to storm power outages are eligible for replacement benefits

SNAP households who lost power for more than four hours and as a result had to toss food unsafe to eat can request SNAP replacement benefits for the value of the food lost that was purchased with SNAP - up to their monthly SNAP (including Emergency Allotm...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Having Trouble Ordering Your Free Covid Test Kits? Heres a Tip.

The Federal Government announced a website this week which allows every home in America to order 4 free at home Covid-19 test kits. https://www.covidtests.gov/ is the site, but a few people have reported having problems ordering. If you should experience ...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Free Home Covid Tests Shipped to You

The Federal Government has provided the following website:

https://www.covidtests.gov/

It allows every home in America to order 4 free at home Covid tests. If you are interested, please click the above link, and provide your information for shipping.&nb...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: January 6, 2022

9:00 AM Opening on 1/7/2022 Due to Weather

Tomorrow, Friday, January 7th, 2022, the Cameron Senior Center will open at 9:00 AM due to snow in the forecast. This will allow for snow removal and safe travel. We thank you for your cooperation, and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but a...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: December 27, 2021

1 Hour Delayed Opening - 12/28/2021

Due to the expected inclement weather on Tuesday, December 28th, 2021, The Cameron Senior Center will delay it's opening by one hour. The building will open at 9:00 AM in order to allow time for safe travel. We apologize for any inconvenience thi...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: December 9, 2021

Become a Dementia Friendly Champion in Your Community!

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn some basic facts about Dementia and the skills to share your new awareness with others. This is an easy and informative Zoom training that can benefit everyone in the community and allow us all to be more inc...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Westford Health Department has Flu Vaccine Available !!!!!

Westford Health Department has Flu Vaccine Available !!!!! High Dose Flu Vaccine available for the 65 and older and regular flu vaccine available as well. If interested, call the health department to schedule an appointment at 978-399-2548 and sp...

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Council on Aging
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Senior Residence Lottery Information Session Tonight, Dec 7, 2021, 6 PM

The Cameron Senior Center would like to share that there’s a virtual information session TONIGHT, December 7th at 6PM at 10 Wilson Street, Chelmsford, MA. and on ZOOM regarding the Roberta McGuire Senior Residences affordable rental lottery. Thi...

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Council on Aging