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SeniorsEMT Speaker Series: Disaster alert
Emergency medical technicians will give a presentation on the Santa Clara County Emergency Alert System, through which residents can receive info about emergencies by cellphone, email or landline. March 26, 1-2 p.m. Free. Mountain View Senior Center, 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.
SeniorsViolin for Vitality music therapy
During four events at the Mountain View Senior Center, high school senior Steven Cui will play an evening of violin and offer his thoughts on the role of music in each individual's health. Wednesdays, March 11-April 1, 7-8 p.m. Free. Mountain View Senior Center, 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.
SeniorsHow to Rightsize Your Home & Your "Stuff" talks
This April meetup of the Peninsula Boomer & Senior Homeowners will include two talks: one by Anita Gat of Keller Williams Realty called "5 Things to Know Before You Rightsize Your Home," and the other by Helen Ingwersen of T.O.P. Move Management on "Savor Your Memories & Move Without Losing Your Sanity." Lunch will be provided. Those interested can register on the website. April 4, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Lunch provided. Keller Williams Realty, 505 Hamilton Ave., Suite 100, Palo Alto.
SeniorsFree hearing tests
Students from San Jose State University will visit the Mountain View Senior Center to offer free hearing tests to visitors. Those interested should call or contact the center's front desk. April 9, 9-11 a.m. Free. Mountain View Senior Center, 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.
SeniorsFullpower Safety for Older Adults
This workshop offered by Kidpower for older adults of all body types will provide tips on having safer, more positive interactions with friends, coworkers, family and strangers, including instruction in physical self-defense for emergency situations. May 17, 2:30-6:30 p.m. $125 (scholarships available). Location provided upon registration, Palo Alto, .
SeniorsSVILC housing search workshop
The Silicon Valley Independent Living Center will hold one of its monthly two-hour workshops at the Mountain View Senior Center, during which representatives will discuss their available services to the cross-disability community in Santa Clara County. Those include help finding integrated, affordable and accessible housing. Second Thursday of the month, March 12-June 11, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Free. Mountain View Senior Center, 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.
Each month the Mountain View Senior Center will host free 45-minute behavioral screenings of community members for Alzheimer's disease. Those interested should contact the center's front desk. Fourth Monday of the month, Feb. 25-Oct. 28, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Free. Mountain View Senior Center, 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.