City of Alhambra (626) 570-5056 27 SENIOR SERVICES SENIOR SERVICES PIZZA DAY LUNCH E-114 Friday, February 9th 11:00 AM $2.00 Registration starts December 29, 2017 and ends January 26th It is National Pizza Day! Pizza was invented in Naples, Italy around the 10th century and has grown to be on of the most popular foods in America. Enjoy a slice today at lunch. Today’s lunch celebration will replace the Intervale Lunch. Co-Sponsored by Rose Hills. VALENTINE’S DAY LUNCH E-115 Wednesday, February 14th 11:00 AM FREE Celebrate this day of love with your friends at the Joslyn Center. Cupid’s arrow will be on the lookout for those wearing the color of love RED! A special dessert will be served today at lunch. Co-Sponsored by Carlos Arcos, Elder Care Planning Attorney & AGA. CHINESE NEW YEAR LUNCH CELEBRATION E-116 Friday, February 16th 10:00 AM $5.00 Registration starts January 5th and ends February 2nd It is the“Year of the Dog”and we will celebrate with traditional Chinese food and Chinese Dancers. Those born in the“Year of the Dog”are honest, friendly, faithful and smart. Today’s lunch celebration will replace the Intervale Lunch. Co-Sponsored by Care 1st. JOHNNY CASH BIRTHDAY LUNCH CELEBRATION E-117 Monday, February 26th 11:00 AM FREE Celebrate the birthday of “The Man in Black” today at lunch. Enjoy listening to the music of one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Wear black to get in the spirit. Co-Sponsored by HCA Insurance Services. CHEESE DOODLE DAY LUNCH E-118 Monday, March 5th 11:00 AM FREE All great foods deserve a day of observance – so today we will celebrate the Cheese Doodle by snacking on this cheesy, savory, crispy treat at lunch. ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCH CELEBRATION E-119 Friday, March 16th 10:30 AM FREE Shamus the Lucky Leprachan will be frolicking at the Joslyn Center bringing luck to all the lads and lassies wearing green. Enjoy a traditional Irish meal, O’Douls non-alcohoic beer and entertainment. Co-Sponsored by AGA, Heritage Clinic, Ace Beverage and Elder Law Services of California. DIANA ROSS BIRTHDAY LUNCH CELEBRATION E-120 Monday, March 26th 11:00 AM FREE Celebrate the birthday and music of the lead singer of the Supremes and one of Mowton’s most successful acts. The Supremes remain one of the best selling female vocal groups of all times and made it possible for future African American R & B and soul acts to find mainstream success. Co-Sponsored by Mario Manzanilla, Sr. Mortgage & Reverse Mortgage Specialist & Humana. SPRING LUNCH CELEBRATION E-121 Friday, March 30th 11:00 AM FREE Get a little Spring in your step at the Joslyn Center Spring Lunch Celebration. Celebrate the season of renewal and rejuvenation by wearing your favorite Spring colors while socializing with friends at lunch. Co-Sponsored by Rose Hills & HCA Insurance Services. NATIONAL TWINKIE DAY LUNCH E-122 Friday, April 6th 11:00 AM FREE James Dewar invented theTwinkie in 1930, calling it “the best darn-tootin’ idea I have had.” Enjoy this spongy cream filled iconic taste sensation today at lunch today. Co-Sponsored by United Healthcare. MOTHER’S DAY GARDEN PARTY E-123 May 11th 10:30 AM Fee:$5.00 Registration starts March 30th and ends April 27th Roses are red, violets are blue, Mothers are special and beautiful too! What better way to celebrate the Mothers in our life than a Garden Party at lunch today. Today’s lunch celebration will replace the Intervale Lunch. Co-Sponsored by Carlos Arcos, Elder Care Planning Attorney, SCAN, & Health Care Partners. NATIONAL MACAROON DAY E-124 Thursday, May 31st 11:00 AM FREE Macaroons were believed to have been first made in an Italian monastery in 1792. Today we will indulge in the macaroon, a flourless cookie made from ground nuts and egg whites. NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY E-125 Friday, June 1st 10:00 AM-11:00 AM FREE National Doughnut Day honors The Salvation Army “Lassies” of WWI who served doughnuts to soldiers on the frontlines in Europe. Enjoy one of these tasty deep fried and sweetened sweets before lunch today. There will be a limited number of doughnuts, so 1st come 1st served. Co-Sponsored by United Healthcare. FATHER’S DAY LUAU E-126 Friday, June 15th 10:30 AM $5.00 Registration starts May 4th and ends June 1st Aloha! It is time to take out those Hawaiian shirts and get ready to celebrate all of the men at the Joslyn Center. Enjoy a special lunch with authentic Hawaiian Hula Girls and Hawaiian entertainment. Today’s lunch celebration will replace the Intervale Lunch. Co-Sponsored by Care 1st & Rose Hills. BLAKE SHELTON BIRTHDAY LUNCH E-127 Monday, June 18th 11:00 AM FREE Enjoy listening to the music of American country singer- songwriter Blake Shelton today as we celebate his birthday! Get in the country spirit and wear your cowboy hat & jeans. Co-Sponsored by Mario Manzanilla, Sr. Mortgage & Reverse Mortgage Specialist.