February 14 8:00 am - February 19 5:00 pm
Ava Dorfman Senior Center
305 E Locust St, Rome,

Additional Information

The Ava Dorfman Center has announced several community classes for the week of February 9-16, 2018.

Back by popular demand! The Ava Dorfman Center presents “Never Trust a Skinny Chef”, Fine Dining Night

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 5:00-8:00pm, collaborating with DiCastro’s Brick Oven restaurant.  Event is co-sponsored by CDPHP Health Insurance.  Menu includes 4 courses and dinner is served as it is made on stage. Tickets are $20.00 members and $25.00 for non-members.  Seating is limited, make your reservation today by calling (315) 337-8230 or for more information!

“Breakfast Buddies”, at the Ava Dorfman Center, Wed. Feb. 14th, 2018, 8:30 – 9:30AM.

Our Speaker will be Dave Warren, Baseball Coach from MVCC. Please register in advance & pay by Feb. 12, 2018 and save money! Cost: $3.00 members, non-members $4.00; additional $1.00 cost after Feb. 12, 2018. Meet your friends here for a breakfast of: Scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, coffee and juice. Call (315) 337-8230 to make your reservation!

Amy Carissimo-Harris from Rome Memorial Hospital

will be with us at the Ava Dorfman Center, on February 14th at 1pm, to discuss the benefits of getting your Flu and Pneumonia Vaccines.  She will be here to answer all your questions.  Call (315) 337-8230 to reserve a spot!

Our next Lunch & Learn at the Ava Dorfman Center

Thursday February 15, 2018 at 1:00pm.  Bruce and Gretchen Mero, will do a presentation on wild flowers of the area.

Menu: Baked ziti, salad, roll, dessert, coffee & tea. Please make reservations with payment by

Monday Feb. 12, 2018: $5.00 Center member; $6.00 Non-member:  After Feb. 12, 2018: Member $6.00 Non-member $7.00.  Please call (315) 337-8230 to make your reservation.


Free Diabetes Self-Management Class! This is a 6 week course that meets for 2.5 hours, once a week, on Fridays, from 1:00-2:30pm, here at the Ava Dorfman Center.  This class is designed to help people with Type 1, Type 2 and gestational Diabetes. This class builds on the Chronic Disease Self-Management Class, which ends February 9th, while putting more emphasis on Diabetes. You will receive a book and CD to use during class.  First class begins Friday, February 16th at 1:00pm.  Must have 10 to run the class, sign up now in office or call (315) 337-8230.


Ruth Gilbert of The Kirkland Town Library will give a presentation about
tech gadgets, Mon. Feb. 19th, 2018 from 9-10am at the Ava Dorfman Center.
Fun, creative & interactive for all ages!  Tech toys aren't just for kids anymore!

Call (315) 337-8230 to reserve a seat!