Seniors are invited to attend to learn more about available services. Attendees are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy or food item to donate to charity
The City of Monterey Park is inviting older adults to attend a Holiday Senior Social Reception on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the George Elder Park Community Room. This social event is designed to reach out to and inform senior citizens of the variety of activities and services provided at Langley Senior Center.
The theme of the social event will celebrate the upcoming holiday season with the "Gift of Giving.” In the spirit of the season, Langley Center and the Commission on Aging will be asking for donations from the public in the form of a new unwrapped toy, gift or non-perishable food item which can be distributed to needy families in our community or to select neighboring charitable organizations.
The winter social will begin at 11 a.m. with senior citizens invited in for baked goods and refreshments Seniors will then be encouraged to browse through display tables and meet with Langley Center staff and commissioners at their leisure until 1 p.m.
Display tables will include information about Langley Center services, activities, trips, Dial-A-Ride and social clubs. A running slide show will also display senior center activities, new social media networks as well as the Langley Center Connection website and newsletter.
The December 10 event will be held at George Elder Park, 1950 Wilcox Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91755, at the corner of Elmgate Street and Wilcox Avenue just east of Garfield Avenue.
For more information about this event or other senior center activities or services, call 626-307-1395.
About Monterey Park’s Langley Senior Center: Langley Center provides a variety of opportunities for seniors to participate in learning classes for personal growth and development. Activities at Langley Center include daily lunch program, fitness programs, free health screenings and case management services. The center is located at 400 West Emerson Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754, at the corner of Emerson and Ynez Avenues.
Ben Herrera, Recreation Supervisor