City Council Meeting scheduled for December 18th is cancelled.

East Providence News

9/10/2015 - Senior Center Upcoming Events

Smart Driving Course

Monday, September 14th


AARP introduces a new "Smart Driver Program".  Formerly, "AARP Driver Safety", the new curriculum contains the latest research & industry insights and exciting new topics. The new workbook contents are participant friendly and easy to follow. The associated program video has been re-formatted and includes interviews with experts.  

 The program fees are $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non-members. NO TESTS!

Tony Ballirano, Deputy State Coordinator, will be conducting this program which is open to all.

If an insurance discount is one of your objectives, please inquire with your automobile insurer to determine if you qualify for a discount for completing this program. Please bring a lunch or snack especially if you have a medical condition. To register, please sign up in the     Administration Office or

Call 435-7800 Ext. 3.



Flu Clinics


September 22nd          9am to Noon


September 29th           Noon to 4pm


October 13th               12:30 to 3pm


October 20th               8:30 to Noon


October 28th               8am to 11am



Blood Pressure Clinics 10:30


Friday, Sept. 4th                Sponsored by Orchard View Manor


Wednesday, Sept. 9th        Sponsored by Waterview Villa 


Thursday, Sept 17th          Sponsored by Evergreen House


Tuesday, Sept. 22nd          Sponsored by Hattie Ide Chaffee


Diabetes Outpatient Education Classes

“Living Well with Diabetes Class”

Nurse Mary Jane will be conducting two different

Diabetes Ed classes in September & October.


Location: Atria Bay Spring, Barrington

Mondays     1:30 – 3:30 pm

Sept. 14th, 21st, 28th, and Oct. 5th   


Location: East Providence Senior Center

Mondays   9:30 – 11:30 am

Sept. 28th, Oct. 5th, 19th, and 26th   


Your Health Insurance will cover one complete 4 day session per year. Classes are taught by     Certified Nurses, Dietitians, and Pharmacists. Learn the skills to successfully manage your     diabetes and meet others with this disease.     You are not alone!  

Please contact the center’s health office at 435-7800, Ext. 7 with any questions and to register.

Class size is limited. 

Pre-registration is required.          



Senior Center Book Sale

Monday October 5th


Friday October 9th

Great assortment of hard cover books to choose from.

Books will be located in the Library