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Friday Fitness

Lunch

BINGO!

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Move & Gro...

Lunch

Monday Movie M...

Nickels Rummy

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Better Body Ba...

Lunch

Case Managemen...

BINGO!

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Mindful Moveme...

Lunch

Computer Class...

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Chair Yoga

Lunch

Poker

Wii Bowling

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Friday Fitness

Silver Pride

Lunch

BINGO!

9

UFO & Para...

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11

Move & Gro...

Lunch

Nickels Rummy

TV Trivia

12

Better Body Ba...

Lunch

Case Managemen...

BINGO!

13

Mindful Moveme...

Lunch

Computer Class...

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Chair Yoga

Lunch

St. Patrick's...

Poker

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Friday Fitness

Lunch

BINGO!

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18

Move & Gro...

Lunch

Monday Movie M...

Nickels Rummy

19

Better Body Ba...

Lunch

Pizza Party Sp...

Case Managemen...

20

Mindful Moveme...

Lunch

Computer Class...

21

Chair Yoga

Lunch

Poker

Wii Bowling

22

Friday Fitness

Lunch

BINGO!

23
24
25

Move & Gro...

Lunch

Monday Movie M...

Nickels Rummy

26

Better Body Ba...

Lunch

Case Managemen...

BINGO!

27

Mindful Moveme...

Lunch

Computer Class...

28

Chair Yoga

Lunch

Poker

Wii Bowling

29

CLOSED - GOOD...

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Friday Mar 1, 2024

  • Friday Fitness

    Friday Mar 1, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Shake your groove thing with Jessie in this accessible fitness class.  We will warm-up and get moving to some great music from all different decades.  Routines are simple, easy to follow and lots of fun!  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing and are beginner friendly. Class starts at 10am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)


     

  • Lunch

    Friday Mar 1, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • BINGO!

    Friday Mar 1, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Monday Mar 4, 2024

  • Move & Groove Mondays

    Monday Mar 4, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Move & Groove Mondays with Jess Reino. If you love Friday Fitness with Jess, you will love Move & Groove Monday..   We warm up and then get moving to some fun medium tempo music from your favorite artists.  We work on building strength using light weights as well as balance and coordination.  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing.  Every class ends with a cool down, stretches and a smile.  Class starts at 10 AM. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Monday Mar 4, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    The Tosh Collins Center is host to the Erie County Stay Fit Dining Program. A hot lunch will be served from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM, with a suggest donation of $3 for seniors over 60 and $5 for everyone else. Reservations must be 24 hours in advance by call Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email kelly@southbuffalo.org 


    Be sure to check out the menu for the month here https://www.southbuffalo.org/lunch

  • Monday Movie Matinee

    Monday Mar 4, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    March is Women’s History Month and our movie & TV picks featured Hollywood’s best leading ladies- Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Ann-Margret and Lucille Ball!  Every Monday at 12:30pm (unless otherwise noted)!


    March 4th– The Book Club (2018)- Four friends' lives are turned upside down when their book club tackles the infamous "50 Shades of Grey." From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. Starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen.


    March 11th- Sister Act (1992)- When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca , commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, they assign Deloris to the convent's choir, an ensemble that she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, and Kathy Najimy. At 1:30 PM


    March 18th- Queen Bees (2021)- While her house undergoes repairs, fiercely independent senior Helen temporarily moves into a nearby retirement community, where she encounters lusty widows, cutthroat bridge tournaments and a hotbed of bullying "mean girls." Starring Ellen Burstyn, Ann-Margret, Loretta Devine, and Jane Curtin.


    March 25th- CLASSIC COMEDY HOUR- Enjoy a fine selection of classic episodes from the golden age of television. For March, everyone Loves Lucy!


     

  • Nickels Rummy

    Monday Mar 4, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    NICKELS RUMMY
    Due to popular demand, another exciting card game is coming to Tosh Collins! Join us for nickels (otherwise known as Nickel Nickel) on Monday afternoons. For those unfamiliar with the game, Nickels is similar to Rummy, with the twist of betting nickels. So bring in your nickel collection and come join us for another thrilling card games experience! The first game will be held on March 6, no reservations necessary.


     

Tuesday Mar 5, 2024

  • Better Body Balance

    Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    BETTER BODY BALANCE


    Better Body Balance for Seniors is a specialized fitness class designed to enhance the physical and mental well-being of older adults by focusing on improving their balance, stability, and overall body strength. This class is tailored to meet the unique needs and abilities of seniors, helping them maintain an active and independent lifestyle. 


    Each session starts with a gentle warm-up, including light stretching and breathing exercises to prepare the body and mind. Some balance drills and specific exercises will be offered to challenge and improve balance. Light weights, or bodyweight exercises will be used to build strength in the legs, core, and upper body. Stretching routines are incorporated to maintain or improve flexibility, aiding in mobility and preventing muscle stiffness. 


    The class focuses on movements that mimic everyday activities, such as bending, reaching, and squatting, to enhance functional fitness. Each session concludes with a cool-down segment to gradually lower heart rate and prevent muscle soreness.


    . $5 or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Case Management Drop-In

    Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM

    CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    Do you, or someone you know, need assistance with obtaining food, light housekeeping, or completing applications? Are you unsure what other linkages and services are available to seniors through Erie County? Our knowledgeable team is here to advise you. Stop in every Tuesday from 12 pm - 3:30 pm to meet with a member of our case management team:
    Kelly Blackey, Rob Brandon, Becky Kozminski, or Mark Bunting. Contact Kelly at 716-822-4532 x 103 for more information.

  • BINGO!

    Tuesday Mar 5, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Wednesday Mar 6, 2024

  • Mindful Movement & Guided Meditation

    Wednesday Mar 6, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    MINDFUL MOVEMENT & GUIDED MEDITATION with Jessie Reino


    Looking for a quieter practice?  This class is for you. Jessie will guide you through some gentle, chair based movement focused on connecting the breath and the body.  This will be followed by a short guided relaxation and Jessie will finish the class by guiding you through a themed meditation.  This practice can help ease anxiety and stress.  Increase focus, positive feelings and improve overall mood. Class starts at 10 am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30).

  • Lunch

    Wednesday Mar 6, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    Wednesday Mar 6, 2024 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Our popular series of computer classes for older adults returns for a spring semester with Brendan Chella from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. Starting February 21st, class moves to Wednesdays for the semester, from 1pm to 3pm, with Brendan offering technical assistance from 3pm to 4 pm.


    Register with Kim at 822-4532 x0 and come early for lunch for a donation of $3.


    Laptop computers are available to sign-out for use in the Center during Center hours..


     


    2/21- Computer Basics


    2/28- Basic Computer Maintenance



    3/6- Internet Basics


    3/13- Internet Privacy & Safety


    3/20- Using Google


    3/27- Securing Facebook



    4/3- Android Basics


    4/10- Android Settings


    4/17- iPad-iPhone Basics


    4/24- iPad-iPhone Setting


     

Thursday Mar 7, 2024

  • Chair Yoga

    Thursday Mar 7, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Jessie will guide you through this gentle chair yoga class that includes simple breath work, seated poses, standing poses using the chair for support and a guided relaxation at the end.  This class is beginner friendly.  You will leave the class feeling refreshed, relaxed and happy! Class starts at 10 am.

  • Lunch

    Thursday Mar 7, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Poker

    Thursday Mar 7, 2024 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

    KNOW WHEN TO HOLD ‘EM!
    KNOW WHEN TO FOLD ‘EM!


    Join us for Texas Hold Em’ Poker - Beginners are welcome. We will be using nickels to gamble with so don’t forget to bring in your nickels or bring in a couple dollars and we can give you change. The format is Sit & Go so participants can join and leave when needed. Max bet for a hand is 25 cents and we will be playing with one blind which will stay at 1 nickel. No need to RSVP!
    Poker starts Thursday September 1st @ 12:30 pm.


     

  • Wii Bowling

    Thursday Mar 7, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    Wii Bowling is rolling into Thursdays for the Spring! 


    4 people can play at a time for a fun afternoon. 


    Beginners are welcome. 

Friday Mar 8, 2024

  • Friday Fitness

    Friday Mar 8, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Shake your groove thing with Jessie in this accessible fitness class.  We will warm-up and get moving to some great music from all different decades.  Routines are simple, easy to follow and lots of fun!  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing and are beginner friendly. Class starts at 10am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)


     

  • Silver Pride

    Friday Mar 8, 2024 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    PRIDE COMES TO TOSH COLLINS


    The South Buffalo Community Association is proud to partner with the Pride Center of Western New York to bring a great new monthly event to the Tosh Collins Center.


    The Silver Pride Project


    The Silver Pride Project is a Pride Center initiative that’s all about creating better conversations and improved social engagement with our older members of the LGBTQ+ community. By understanding people’s experiences we can facilitate greater social connectivity, improve social inclusion and evolve services to meet the needs of our LGBTQ+ elders.


    LGBTQ+ Seniors Coffee Hour


    Also known as the Silver Pride Coffee Hour, is an opportunity for LGBTQ+ seniors to come together and enjoy a morning of refreshments and conversation. Tosh Collins will begin hosting this monthly event on Friday June 10th from 10am-Noon and will meet the 2nd Friday of every month.
    Contact Michael Weidrich for more information at 822-4532 x101 or email michael @ southbuffalo.org


     

  • Lunch

    Friday Mar 8, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • BINGO!

    Friday Mar 8, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Saturday Mar 9, 2024

  • UFO & Paranormal┬áMeetup of WNY

    Saturday Mar 9, 2024 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    UFO & Paranormal  Meetup of WNY


    2nd Saturday of the month
    11 AM—2 PM
    For more info, contact
    Cintemple@ymail.com  or call 716-931-0430


     

Monday Mar 11, 2024

  • Move & Groove Mondays

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Move & Groove Mondays with Jess Reino. If you love Friday Fitness with Jess, you will love Move & Groove Monday..   We warm up and then get moving to some fun medium tempo music from your favorite artists.  We work on building strength using light weights as well as balance and coordination.  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing.  Every class ends with a cool down, stretches and a smile.  Class starts at 10 AM. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    The Tosh Collins Center is host to the Erie County Stay Fit Dining Program. A hot lunch will be served from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM, with a suggest donation of $3 for seniors over 60 and $5 for everyone else. Reservations must be 24 hours in advance by call Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email kelly@southbuffalo.org 


    Be sure to check out the menu for the month here https://www.southbuffalo.org/lunch

  • Nickels Rummy

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    NICKELS RUMMY
    Due to popular demand, another exciting card game is coming to Tosh Collins! Join us for nickels (otherwise known as Nickel Nickel) on Monday afternoons. For those unfamiliar with the game, Nickels is similar to Rummy, with the twist of betting nickels. So bring in your nickel collection and come join us for another thrilling card games experience! The first game will be held on March 6, no reservations necessary.


     

  • TV Trivia

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

  • Monday Movie Matinee

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

    March is Women’s History Month and our movie & TV picks featured Hollywood’s best leading ladies- Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Ann-Margret and Lucille Ball!  Every Monday at 12:30pm (unless otherwise noted)!


    March 4th– The Book Club (2018)- Four friends' lives are turned upside down when their book club tackles the infamous "50 Shades of Grey." From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. Starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen.


    March 11th- Sister Act (1992)- When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca , commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, they assign Deloris to the convent's choir, an ensemble that she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, and Kathy Najimy. At 1:30 PM


    March 18th- Queen Bees (2021)- While her house undergoes repairs, fiercely independent senior Helen temporarily moves into a nearby retirement community, where she encounters lusty widows, cutthroat bridge tournaments and a hotbed of bullying "mean girls." Starring Ellen Burstyn, Ann-Margret, Loretta Devine, and Jane Curtin.


    March 25th- CLASSIC COMEDY HOUR- Enjoy a fine selection of classic episodes from the golden age of television. For March, everyone Loves Lucy!


     

Tuesday Mar 12, 2024

  • Better Body Balance

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    BETTER BODY BALANCE


    Better Body Balance for Seniors is a specialized fitness class designed to enhance the physical and mental well-being of older adults by focusing on improving their balance, stability, and overall body strength. This class is tailored to meet the unique needs and abilities of seniors, helping them maintain an active and independent lifestyle. 


    Each session starts with a gentle warm-up, including light stretching and breathing exercises to prepare the body and mind. Some balance drills and specific exercises will be offered to challenge and improve balance. Light weights, or bodyweight exercises will be used to build strength in the legs, core, and upper body. Stretching routines are incorporated to maintain or improve flexibility, aiding in mobility and preventing muscle stiffness. 


    The class focuses on movements that mimic everyday activities, such as bending, reaching, and squatting, to enhance functional fitness. Each session concludes with a cool-down segment to gradually lower heart rate and prevent muscle soreness.


    . $5 or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Case Management Drop-In

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM

    CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    Do you, or someone you know, need assistance with obtaining food, light housekeeping, or completing applications? Are you unsure what other linkages and services are available to seniors through Erie County? Our knowledgeable team is here to advise you. Stop in every Tuesday from 12 pm - 3:30 pm to meet with a member of our case management team:
    Kelly Blackey, Rob Brandon, Becky Kozminski, or Mark Bunting. Contact Kelly at 716-822-4532 x 103 for more information.

  • BINGO!

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Wednesday Mar 13, 2024

  • Mindful Movement & Guided Meditation

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    MINDFUL MOVEMENT & GUIDED MEDITATION with Jessie Reino


    Looking for a quieter practice?  This class is for you. Jessie will guide you through some gentle, chair based movement focused on connecting the breath and the body.  This will be followed by a short guided relaxation and Jessie will finish the class by guiding you through a themed meditation.  This practice can help ease anxiety and stress.  Increase focus, positive feelings and improve overall mood. Class starts at 10 am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30).

  • Lunch

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Our popular series of computer classes for older adults returns for a spring semester with Brendan Chella from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. Starting February 21st, class moves to Wednesdays for the semester, from 1pm to 3pm, with Brendan offering technical assistance from 3pm to 4 pm.


    Register with Kim at 822-4532 x0 and come early for lunch for a donation of $3.


    Laptop computers are available to sign-out for use in the Center during Center hours..


     


    2/21- Computer Basics


    2/28- Basic Computer Maintenance



    3/6- Internet Basics


    3/13- Internet Privacy & Safety


    3/20- Using Google


    3/27- Securing Facebook



    4/3- Android Basics


    4/10- Android Settings


    4/17- iPad-iPhone Basics


    4/24- iPad-iPhone Setting


     

Thursday Mar 14, 2024

  • Chair Yoga

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Jessie will guide you through this gentle chair yoga class that includes simple breath work, seated poses, standing poses using the chair for support and a guided relaxation at the end.  This class is beginner friendly.  You will leave the class feeling refreshed, relaxed and happy! Class starts at 10 am.

  • Lunch

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • St. Patrick's Day Party

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

    ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARTY


    Join us Thursday March 14th for our St. Patrick’s Day Party! There will be a special congregate lunch followed by some special fun and games. Make sure to wear your green and bring your lucky charms! Lunch is the normal $3 donation.


    Call Kim at (716) 822-4532 x0 to sign up.


     

  • Poker

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

    KNOW WHEN TO HOLD ‘EM!
    KNOW WHEN TO FOLD ‘EM!


    Join us for Texas Hold Em’ Poker - Beginners are welcome. We will be using nickels to gamble with so don’t forget to bring in your nickels or bring in a couple dollars and we can give you change. The format is Sit & Go so participants can join and leave when needed. Max bet for a hand is 25 cents and we will be playing with one blind which will stay at 1 nickel. No need to RSVP!
    Poker starts Thursday September 1st @ 12:30 pm.


     

  • Wii Bowling

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    Wii Bowling is rolling into Thursdays for the Spring! 


    4 people can play at a time for a fun afternoon. 


    Beginners are welcome. 

Friday Mar 15, 2024

  • Friday Fitness

    Friday Mar 15, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Shake your groove thing with Jessie in this accessible fitness class.  We will warm-up and get moving to some great music from all different decades.  Routines are simple, easy to follow and lots of fun!  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing and are beginner friendly. Class starts at 10am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)


     

  • Lunch

    Friday Mar 15, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • BINGO!

    Friday Mar 15, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Monday Mar 18, 2024

  • Move & Groove Mondays

    Monday Mar 18, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Move & Groove Mondays with Jess Reino. If you love Friday Fitness with Jess, you will love Move & Groove Monday..   We warm up and then get moving to some fun medium tempo music from your favorite artists.  We work on building strength using light weights as well as balance and coordination.  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing.  Every class ends with a cool down, stretches and a smile.  Class starts at 10 AM. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Monday Mar 18, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    The Tosh Collins Center is host to the Erie County Stay Fit Dining Program. A hot lunch will be served from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM, with a suggest donation of $3 for seniors over 60 and $5 for everyone else. Reservations must be 24 hours in advance by call Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email kelly@southbuffalo.org 


    Be sure to check out the menu for the month here https://www.southbuffalo.org/lunch

  • Monday Movie Matinee

    Monday Mar 18, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    March is Women’s History Month and our movie & TV picks featured Hollywood’s best leading ladies- Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Ann-Margret and Lucille Ball!  Every Monday at 12:30pm (unless otherwise noted)!


    March 4th– The Book Club (2018)- Four friends' lives are turned upside down when their book club tackles the infamous "50 Shades of Grey." From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. Starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen.


    March 11th- Sister Act (1992)- When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca , commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, they assign Deloris to the convent's choir, an ensemble that she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, and Kathy Najimy. At 1:30 PM


    March 18th- Queen Bees (2021)- While her house undergoes repairs, fiercely independent senior Helen temporarily moves into a nearby retirement community, where she encounters lusty widows, cutthroat bridge tournaments and a hotbed of bullying "mean girls." Starring Ellen Burstyn, Ann-Margret, Loretta Devine, and Jane Curtin.


    March 25th- CLASSIC COMEDY HOUR- Enjoy a fine selection of classic episodes from the golden age of television. For March, everyone Loves Lucy!


     

  • Nickels Rummy

    Monday Mar 18, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    NICKELS RUMMY
    Due to popular demand, another exciting card game is coming to Tosh Collins! Join us for nickels (otherwise known as Nickel Nickel) on Monday afternoons. For those unfamiliar with the game, Nickels is similar to Rummy, with the twist of betting nickels. So bring in your nickel collection and come join us for another thrilling card games experience! The first game will be held on March 6, no reservations necessary.


     

Tuesday Mar 19, 2024

  • Better Body Balance

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    BETTER BODY BALANCE


    Better Body Balance for Seniors is a specialized fitness class designed to enhance the physical and mental well-being of older adults by focusing on improving their balance, stability, and overall body strength. This class is tailored to meet the unique needs and abilities of seniors, helping them maintain an active and independent lifestyle. 


    Each session starts with a gentle warm-up, including light stretching and breathing exercises to prepare the body and mind. Some balance drills and specific exercises will be offered to challenge and improve balance. Light weights, or bodyweight exercises will be used to build strength in the legs, core, and upper body. Stretching routines are incorporated to maintain or improve flexibility, aiding in mobility and preventing muscle stiffness. 


    The class focuses on movements that mimic everyday activities, such as bending, reaching, and squatting, to enhance functional fitness. Each session concludes with a cool-down segment to gradually lower heart rate and prevent muscle soreness.


    . $5 or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Pizza Party Spring Break

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

    You Are Cordially Invited to a Spring Break Pizza Party


    Join us Tuesday March 19th for our annual Spring Break Pizza Party! Wear your best Hawaiian shirts and grass skirts, and be prepared to get lei’d on spring break! We will have a selection of pizzas and chicken wings to pick from for lunch. The bar will be open with a variety of virgin cocktails. There will be tropical treats and delicious desserts aplenty. And of course we will have a special Spring Break BINGO after lunch.


    The cost is $10 and we will be limiting registration to 70 members.


    New registration schedule:
    Tues Feb 20th at 9:30 am– City of Buffalo members
    Wed Feb 21st at 9:30 am– Non-City of Buffalo members
    Registration will only be in-person.


     

  • Case Management Drop-In

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM

    CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    Do you, or someone you know, need assistance with obtaining food, light housekeeping, or completing applications? Are you unsure what other linkages and services are available to seniors through Erie County? Our knowledgeable team is here to advise you. Stop in every Tuesday from 12 pm - 3:30 pm to meet with a member of our case management team:
    Kelly Blackey, Rob Brandon, Becky Kozminski, or Mark Bunting. Contact Kelly at 716-822-4532 x 103 for more information.

  • BINGO!

    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Wednesday Mar 20, 2024

  • Mindful Movement & Guided Meditation

    Wednesday Mar 20, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    MINDFUL MOVEMENT & GUIDED MEDITATION with Jessie Reino


    Looking for a quieter practice?  This class is for you. Jessie will guide you through some gentle, chair based movement focused on connecting the breath and the body.  This will be followed by a short guided relaxation and Jessie will finish the class by guiding you through a themed meditation.  This practice can help ease anxiety and stress.  Increase focus, positive feelings and improve overall mood. Class starts at 10 am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30).

  • Lunch

    Wednesday Mar 20, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    Wednesday Mar 20, 2024 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Our popular series of computer classes for older adults returns for a spring semester with Brendan Chella from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. Starting February 21st, class moves to Wednesdays for the semester, from 1pm to 3pm, with Brendan offering technical assistance from 3pm to 4 pm.


    Register with Kim at 822-4532 x0 and come early for lunch for a donation of $3.


    Laptop computers are available to sign-out for use in the Center during Center hours..


     


    2/21- Computer Basics


    2/28- Basic Computer Maintenance



    3/6- Internet Basics


    3/13- Internet Privacy & Safety


    3/20- Using Google


    3/27- Securing Facebook



    4/3- Android Basics


    4/10- Android Settings


    4/17- iPad-iPhone Basics


    4/24- iPad-iPhone Setting


     

Thursday Mar 21, 2024

  • Chair Yoga

    Thursday Mar 21, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Jessie will guide you through this gentle chair yoga class that includes simple breath work, seated poses, standing poses using the chair for support and a guided relaxation at the end.  This class is beginner friendly.  You will leave the class feeling refreshed, relaxed and happy! Class starts at 10 am.

  • Lunch

    Thursday Mar 21, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Poker

    Thursday Mar 21, 2024 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

    KNOW WHEN TO HOLD ‘EM!
    KNOW WHEN TO FOLD ‘EM!


    Join us for Texas Hold Em’ Poker - Beginners are welcome. We will be using nickels to gamble with so don’t forget to bring in your nickels or bring in a couple dollars and we can give you change. The format is Sit & Go so participants can join and leave when needed. Max bet for a hand is 25 cents and we will be playing with one blind which will stay at 1 nickel. No need to RSVP!
    Poker starts Thursday September 1st @ 12:30 pm.


     

  • Wii Bowling

    Thursday Mar 21, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    Wii Bowling is rolling into Thursdays for the Spring! 


    4 people can play at a time for a fun afternoon. 


    Beginners are welcome. 

Friday Mar 22, 2024

  • Friday Fitness

    Friday Mar 22, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Shake your groove thing with Jessie in this accessible fitness class.  We will warm-up and get moving to some great music from all different decades.  Routines are simple, easy to follow and lots of fun!  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing and are beginner friendly. Class starts at 10am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)


     

  • Lunch

    Friday Mar 22, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • BINGO!

    Friday Mar 22, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Monday Mar 25, 2024

  • Move & Groove Mondays

    Monday Mar 25, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Move & Groove Mondays with Jess Reino. If you love Friday Fitness with Jess, you will love Move & Groove Monday..   We warm up and then get moving to some fun medium tempo music from your favorite artists.  We work on building strength using light weights as well as balance and coordination.  All movements can be done seated in a chair or standing.  Every class ends with a cool down, stretches and a smile.  Class starts at 10 AM. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Monday Mar 25, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

    The Tosh Collins Center is host to the Erie County Stay Fit Dining Program. A hot lunch will be served from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM, with a suggest donation of $3 for seniors over 60 and $5 for everyone else. Reservations must be 24 hours in advance by call Kelly at 822-4532 x103 or email kelly@southbuffalo.org 


    Be sure to check out the menu for the month here https://www.southbuffalo.org/lunch

  • Monday Movie Matinee

    Monday Mar 25, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    March is Women’s History Month and our movie & TV picks featured Hollywood’s best leading ladies- Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Ann-Margret and Lucille Ball!  Every Monday at 12:30pm (unless otherwise noted)!


    March 4th– The Book Club (2018)- Four friends' lives are turned upside down when their book club tackles the infamous "50 Shades of Grey." From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. Starring Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen.


    March 11th- Sister Act (1992)- When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca , commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, they assign Deloris to the convent's choir, an ensemble that she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, and Kathy Najimy. At 1:30 PM


    March 18th- Queen Bees (2021)- While her house undergoes repairs, fiercely independent senior Helen temporarily moves into a nearby retirement community, where she encounters lusty widows, cutthroat bridge tournaments and a hotbed of bullying "mean girls." Starring Ellen Burstyn, Ann-Margret, Loretta Devine, and Jane Curtin.


    March 25th- CLASSIC COMEDY HOUR- Enjoy a fine selection of classic episodes from the golden age of television. For March, everyone Loves Lucy!


     

  • Nickels Rummy

    Monday Mar 25, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    NICKELS RUMMY
    Due to popular demand, another exciting card game is coming to Tosh Collins! Join us for nickels (otherwise known as Nickel Nickel) on Monday afternoons. For those unfamiliar with the game, Nickels is similar to Rummy, with the twist of betting nickels. So bring in your nickel collection and come join us for another thrilling card games experience! The first game will be held on March 6, no reservations necessary.


     

Tuesday Mar 26, 2024

  • Better Body Balance

    Tuesday Mar 26, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    BETTER BODY BALANCE


    Better Body Balance for Seniors is a specialized fitness class designed to enhance the physical and mental well-being of older adults by focusing on improving their balance, stability, and overall body strength. This class is tailored to meet the unique needs and abilities of seniors, helping them maintain an active and independent lifestyle. 


    Each session starts with a gentle warm-up, including light stretching and breathing exercises to prepare the body and mind. Some balance drills and specific exercises will be offered to challenge and improve balance. Light weights, or bodyweight exercises will be used to build strength in the legs, core, and upper body. Stretching routines are incorporated to maintain or improve flexibility, aiding in mobility and preventing muscle stiffness. 


    The class focuses on movements that mimic everyday activities, such as bending, reaching, and squatting, to enhance functional fitness. Each session concludes with a cool-down segment to gradually lower heart rate and prevent muscle soreness.


    . $5 or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30)

  • Lunch

    Tuesday Mar 26, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Case Management Drop-In

    Tuesday Mar 26, 2024 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM

    CASE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    Do you, or someone you know, need assistance with obtaining food, light housekeeping, or completing applications? Are you unsure what other linkages and services are available to seniors through Erie County? Our knowledgeable team is here to advise you. Stop in every Tuesday from 12 pm - 3:30 pm to meet with a member of our case management team:
    Kelly Blackey, Rob Brandon, Becky Kozminski, or Mark Bunting. Contact Kelly at 716-822-4532 x 103 for more information.

  • BINGO!

    Tuesday Mar 26, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Wednesday Mar 27, 2024

  • Mindful Movement & Guided Meditation

    Wednesday Mar 27, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    MINDFUL MOVEMENT & GUIDED MEDITATION with Jessie Reino


    Looking for a quieter practice?  This class is for you. Jessie will guide you through some gentle, chair based movement focused on connecting the breath and the body.  This will be followed by a short guided relaxation and Jessie will finish the class by guiding you through a themed meditation.  This practice can help ease anxiety and stress.  Increase focus, positive feelings and improve overall mood. Class starts at 10 am. $5 per class or purchase an exercise card (10 classes for $30).

  • Lunch

    Wednesday Mar 27, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    Wednesday Mar 27, 2024 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Our popular series of computer classes for older adults returns for a spring semester with Brendan Chella from the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. Starting February 21st, class moves to Wednesdays for the semester, from 1pm to 3pm, with Brendan offering technical assistance from 3pm to 4 pm.


    Register with Kim at 822-4532 x0 and come early for lunch for a donation of $3.


    Laptop computers are available to sign-out for use in the Center during Center hours..


     


    2/21- Computer Basics


    2/28- Basic Computer Maintenance



    3/6- Internet Basics


    3/13- Internet Privacy & Safety


    3/20- Using Google


    3/27- Securing Facebook



    4/3- Android Basics


    4/10- Android Settings


    4/17- iPad-iPhone Basics


    4/24- iPad-iPhone Setting


     

Thursday Mar 28, 2024

  • Chair Yoga

    Thursday Mar 28, 2024 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Jessie will guide you through this gentle chair yoga class that includes simple breath work, seated poses, standing poses using the chair for support and a guided relaxation at the end.  This class is beginner friendly.  You will leave the class feeling refreshed, relaxed and happy! Class starts at 10 am.

  • Lunch

    Thursday Mar 28, 2024 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

  • Poker

    Thursday Mar 28, 2024 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

    KNOW WHEN TO HOLD ‘EM!
    KNOW WHEN TO FOLD ‘EM!


    Join us for Texas Hold Em’ Poker - Beginners are welcome. We will be using nickels to gamble with so don’t forget to bring in your nickels or bring in a couple dollars and we can give you change. The format is Sit & Go so participants can join and leave when needed. Max bet for a hand is 25 cents and we will be playing with one blind which will stay at 1 nickel. No need to RSVP!
    Poker starts Thursday September 1st @ 12:30 pm.


     

  • Wii Bowling

    Thursday Mar 28, 2024 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    Wii Bowling is rolling into Thursdays for the Spring! 


    4 people can play at a time for a fun afternoon. 


    Beginners are welcome. 

Friday Mar 29, 2024

  • CLOSED - GOOD FRIDAY / PASSOVER

    Friday Mar 29, 2024 All day