Hamburg Senior News – May 2021

Happy 100th!

Richmond Place Senior Living celebrated the 100th birthday of one of their residents, Lillie Turner. Lillie is a mother of 5, a dedicated grandmother, and lover of bingo and jigsaw puzzles.

2020 Lifetime Achievement Winner

Bobby Flynn, a resident of Sayre Christian Village, received the Kentucky Senior Living Association’s Resident Lifetime Achievement Award for 2020. Flynn is a family man, politician, volunteer and an outstanding member of the Lexington community.

Basic computer classes

Interested in taking in-person basic computer or basic internet skills class? Lexington Senior Center is sponsoring two separate days of free basic computer classes on May 3 and 4, at 9 am and 1 pm. Each class allows up to 6 people, and must register in advance for the class.

Taste of Friendship

Do you know someone that is considering community living? Join Sayre Christian Village for a Taste of Friendship Lunch & Learn on Tuesday, May 4 and Thursday, May 6 from 12:30-2 pm.

Take a tour of their Friendship Towers expansion & amenities, and learn about the new Memory Care Community addition utilizing the Best Friends Approach. A chef-prepared meal is provided.

Mind Matters Health Fair

UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging hosts their 13th Annual Mind Matters Health Fair on Monday, May 3, 10 am to noon.

Speakers & topics to include:

  • Mr. Ron Borkowski – Welcome & Introduction
  • Dr. Erin Abner – COVID-19
  • Dr. Donna Wilcock – Blood Biomarkers
  • Mr. Austin Robinson – Music Therapy & Alzheimer’s disease
  • Dr. Pete Nelson – LATE Dementia
  • Dr. Greg Jicha – Research Advances
Preston Greens Lunch & Learn

Stop by Preston Greens Senior Living for a Lunch & Learn event on May 11, 13, 25 or 27 at 1 pm. Enjoy a delicious meal, learn about Spring move in specials, and tour the community. Call Kim at 859.533.8334 to reserve your spot today.

Volunteer Opportunities

Lexington Senior Center is once again open for in-person activities, and volunteer opportunities are available.


Senior Expo

The Senior Lifestyle, Health & Wellness Expo at The Signature Club of Lansdowne was rescheduled to June 14 at 10 am.

Culinary Challenge

Sayre Christian Village hosts a Culinary Challenge on Thursday, June 10 at 6:30 pm. It is a virtual fundraising event.

iKnow expo

The 2021 iKnow expo is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, September 11 at the Lexington Senior Center.



This sponsored feature also appears on page 14 and 15 of the May 2021 print edition of Hamburg Journal.

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