Saturday November 24, 2012

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Nov. 26 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

10 a.m., Tai Chi with Susan.

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

11 a.m., International Folk Dancing, accommodations made for those who wish to dance in a chair.

12:45 p.m., Beginning Bridge with Dennis.

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.

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

1 p.m., Movie Day.

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., Time Share, Sewing Recycle Material Bags.

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., Music Therapy with Ayla.

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

Monday, Dec. 3, 9:30 a.m., Free Legal Aid Clinic, call to schedule a 20-min. appointment.

Tuesday, Dec. 4, 11 a.m., Blood Pressure Clinic staffed by Rescue Inc.

Upcoming trips

Dec. 4, 2012 Tye’s Tour & Travel will offer the Vienna Boys Choir at Springfield (Mass.) Symphony Hall, Springfield, lunch at the Golden Corral. A few tickets are still available.

If anyone is interested in a trip to the south to get a break from the winter weather, contact Jessy.

A list of trips for 2013 wit Best of Times is now available. Trips being considered are: The Women of Ireland, March 15, featuring dancers and singers; May 14, John Denver Tribute by Ted Vigil, Rocky Mountain High; Sept. 11 Memorial in New York City; West Point Academy and Hudson River Valley; and Lynhurst Castle with dinner theater. Further information will be announced in Senior Travel News and at travel planning sessions in the spring.

Call the Senior Center for additional information and trips contact Jessy Cudworth, Assistant Director, at 802- 257-7570. Check the November Newsletter on www.brattleboro.org under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Meatloaf, mashed potato, glazed carrots, pineapple.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., French toast, home fries, sausage, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Tuna salad sandwich with lettuce and tomato, turkey soup, coleslaw, tropical fruit.

Wednesday: Quiche Lorraine, roasted tomatoes, potato, mango.

Thursday: Baked chicken tenders, beets and sweets, lemon broccoli, Orange Julius.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs with boursin and spinach, vegetable hash with celeriac, turnip and carrots, scone and fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Salmon pea wiggle over biscuit, green beans and tomato, seasoned spinach, apricot pudding.

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