Saturday October 20, 2012

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Oct. 22 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., Game Day, choice of board or card game with Jessy.

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.

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 a.m.-2 p.m., Senior Health Expo, free samples, health screenings, flu shot clinic, demonstrations and presentations.

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.

1-4 p.m., Bridge playing.

1-2:30 p.m., Bocce playing, indoors if 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. 30, Movie Day, 1949 comedy, "Adam’s Rib" with Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. Fresh popcorn.

Upcoming events

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. Call for availability.

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 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: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, peas and carrots, tropical fruit.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Eggs Benedict with ham on an English muffin, potato pancake, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Moroccan eggplant stew, couscous with chickpeas, spinach salad with eggs, lemon squares.

Wednesday: Corned beef and cabbage, red potatoes, carrots, apricot pudding.

Thursday: Seasoned pork chop, rice pilaf, steamed broccoli, apricots.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Hot oatmeal with a choice of streusel nuts, dried fruit toppings, grapenut custard, cinnamon roll, baked apples, juice. Lunch: Baked chicken cacciatore with pasta, California mixed vegetables, cookie.

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