Saturday January 19, 2013

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Jan. 21 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

Senior Center closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Tuesday

9:30 a.m., Knitting group.

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

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

10 a.m., Game Day with Jessy. Bring a favorite game to play.

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.

11:45 a.m., Wayne, Classic Country Music

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.

1-4 p.m., Bridge playing.

1-2:30 p.m., Bocce playing indoors.

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, Jan. 29, 1 p.m., Movie Matinee, "On Golden Pond." Free popcorn and cookies.

Upcoming trips

Two groups will be going on a 17-day trip south, from Feb. 11-27. If interested in this Winter Get-Away contact Jesse Cudworth soon, as reservations must be paid for by Jan. 11. The cost of the trip is $2,349 for double and $3,049 for single.

A list of trips for 2013 with 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.

For additional information contact Jessy Cudworth, Assistant Director, at 802-257-7570. Check out the January newsletter on www.brattleboro.org under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Senior Center closed.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs with boursin and spinach, vegetable hash with celeriac, turnip and carrots, scone, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Chicken potpie with biscuit topping, green beans and tomatoes, butternut squash, and a cookie.

Wednesday: Baked ravioli with tomato sauce, steamed broccoli, garlic bread, and mandarin oranges.

Thursday: Liver and onions, mashed potatoes, peas and carrots, and honeydew melon.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Breakfast sandwich with egg, cheese and sausage, home fries, fruit, and yogurt. Lunch: Macaroni and cheese, diced tomatoes, blueberry muffin, and fruited Jell-O.

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