Saturday February 16, 2013

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Feb. 18 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

Senior Center closed in observance of Presidents 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.

10:30 a.m., Presentation: Social Security Changes.

10:30 a.m., Nourishing Our Lives.

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

Wednesday

9 a.m.- noon, Tax Assistance by appointment.

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 Cyndy.

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., Knitting group.

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

9:30 a.m., Oil painting with Marilyn.

10 a.m., Grand Day Kids Show, "Dinoman," all seats $3, seniors free.

Noon, Grand Day Luncheon, bring grandchildren. Reservations 802-257-7570. Children $2.50, adults $6, seniors $3.50.

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 trips

Friday, March 15, trip to the Boston Flower and Garden Show offered by First Choice Tours. A trip to Quincy Market will also be included.

Tuesday, May 14, Best of Times offers at trip to a tribute to John Denver by Ted Vigil, Rocky Mountain High. Travel by bus to Mohegan Sun for gaming or bring a book or plan on shopping if not interested in gambling. After lunch, travel to the Garde Arts Theatre for good old country music. The cost of this event is $84 and includes gratuity. Payment must be submitted by April 20 with checks made payable to the Brattleboro Senior Center.

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

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Center closed for Presidents Day.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Stuffed egg with sausage gravy, scone, potato pancake, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Baked chicken, oven roasted potato, cauliflower and carrots, brownie.

Wednesday: Broccoli cheddar strata, carrot medley, rice pilaf, apricots.

Thursday: Macaroni and cheese, carrots, tomatoes, fruited Jell-O.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Whole wheat pancakes, syrup, sausage, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Shrimp Creole, coconut rice, garlic bok choy, tropical fruit.

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