Saturday October 6, 2012

BRATTLEBORO-- Activities and menus for the week of Oct. 8 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

Senior Center closed in observance of Columbus Day.

Tuesday

9 a.m., Tennis at Living Memorial Park.

9:30 a.m., Knitting group.

9:30 a.m., Painting and sequencing with Marilyn.

9:30 a.m., Strength training with Cyndy Gray.

9:30 a.m., Softball at Living Memorial Park.

9:30 a.m., Senior Center Advisory Board meeting.

10 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce by appointment.

12:30 p.m., Time Share, Sewing Recycle Material Bags.

12:45 p.m., Grocery shopping at Hannaford.

Wednesday

9 a.m., Wednesdays Writers’ Group.

9 a.m., Wiffle ball playing in the gym.

9 a.m., Senior basketball playing.

9:30 a.m., Mixed Media Art Group.

10:15 a.m., Yoga with CB.

10:45 a.m., Line dancing lessons with Richard.

11 a.m., Walking indoors in the gym.

11 a.m., Transportation from Putney.

12:30 p.m., Duplicate bridge.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Wal-Mart.

Thursday

9:15 a.m., Senior bowling.

9:30 a.m., Tennis playing at Living Memorial Park

9:30 a.m., Knitting group.

9:30 a.m., Strength training with Cyndy Gray.

9:30 a.m., Oil painting with Marilyn.

9:30 a.m., Bocce playing at Living Memorial Park.

10:30 a.m., Seminar: Money Follows the Person.

11:30 a.m., October birthday luncheon, reservation required.

1-4 p.m., Bridge playing.

1-2:30 p.m., Bocce playing, indoors in the event of inclement weather.

Friday

9:30 a.m., Pilates Plus for Seniors with Cyndy Gray.

9:30 a.m., Computer help with Greg Wallin.

10:30 a.m., Table tennis playing.

10:30 a.m., Practice bridge playing with Anne.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Price Chopper.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 9 a.m., Foot Care Clinic with George; 9-10:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m., Flu shot clinic sponsored by Visiting Nurses Alliance/Hospice of VT/N.H.

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 10:30 a.m., Music Therapy with Ayla; 11:45 a.m. Wayne, Classic Country Music; 12:45 p.m., Van trip to Wal-Mart.

Upcoming trips

Nov. 13, Best of Times trip to Mohegan Sun and the Garde Arts Theater to see the "Kings of Country" for $82; includes show, casino package, transportation and driver’s gratuity. Tribute feature Philip Bauer as Johnny Cash, Marion Deaton as Willy Nelson, and Marty Edward as Kenny Rogers.

Anyone interested in a trip to see the Vienna Boys Choir performing in the area in late November and early December should contact the Senior Center at 802-257-7570, between 9 and 11:30 a.m. with name, number of people and telephone number. Definite numbers are needed before the trip can be booked.

Call the Senior Center for additional information and trips contact Jessy Cudworth, Assistant Director, at 1-802- 257-7570. For the October Newsletter visit www.brattleboro.org, under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Closed for Columbus Day.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., French toast, home fries, sausage, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Baked chicken breast, oven roasted potatoes, butternut squash, peaches and cream.

Wednesday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, California mixed vegetables, garlic bread, plum and apricot compote.

Thursday: Herbed roast pork, sweet potato, steamed broccoli, cake and ice cream.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs with boursin, and spinach, vegetable hash with celeriac, turnip and carrots, scone, fruit, juice and yogurt. Lunch: Breaded Haddock squares, potato wedges, green beans and tomato, pineapple.

For information or reservations, contact Chris McAvoy, Meals Director, at 802-257-1236.