Saturday October 27, 2012

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Oct. 29 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.

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.

1 p.m., Movie Day: 1949 comedy "Adam’s Rib" with Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. Fresh popcorn.

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.

11:45 a.m., Costume contest.

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

Monday, Nov. 5, 10:30 a.m., VNA of VT/NH will present "Start the Conversation."

Thursday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m., November birthday celebration; reservations required.

Upcoming trips

Nov. 13, Best of Times is offering a 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.

Vienna Boys Choir will perform on Dec. 4 at Springfield (Mass.) Symphony Hall. The cost of the trip is $105. Seats are limited, so call soon to reserve a seat.

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., Hot oatmeal with choice of streusel nuts, dried fruit topping, grapenut custard, cinnamon roll, baked apples, juice. Lunch: Moroccan eggplant stew, coucous 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., Bavarian waffles with strawberries and whipped cream, ham, yogurt, parfait, juice. Lunch: Baked chicken cacciatore with pasta, California mixed vegetables, cookie.

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