Saturday September 29, 2012

BRATTLEBORO-- Activities and menus for the week of Oct. 1 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

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

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

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.

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

10:30 a.m., Folk Dancing with Steve. Accommodations made for those who prefer to dance sitting in a chair.

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.

10:30 a.m., Just Having Fun, Music Therapy with Ayla.

11 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.

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, Oct. 8, Senior Center closed in observance of Columbus Day.

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 9:30 a.m., Senior Center Advisory Board Meeting; 10 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce by appointment.

Thursday, Oct. 11, 10:30 a.m., Seminar: Money Follows the Person; 11:30 a.m., October Birthday Luncheon, reservation required.

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: Grilled beef tips, Tuscan white beans, squash, pepper, mandarin oranges.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Greens, eggs and ham, home fries, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch, Baked stuffed shells, Brussels sprouts, carrots and turnip, cookie.

Wednesday: Tandoori chicken, jasmine rice, strawberry spinach salad, garlic bread, Congo bars.

Thursday: Egg salad sandwich, with lettuce and tomato, minestrone soup, tossed, tropical fruit.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Cheese omelets with tomato, onions and peppers, home fries, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch, Seafood Newburg, steamed rice, diced tomatoes, cantaloupe.

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