Saturday March 2, 2013

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of March 4 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.

Noon, Badminton.

12:45 a.m., Beginning bridge with Dennis.

1-4 p.m., Tax assistance by appointment

1:30 p.m., Time Share, Sewing Recycle Material Bags.

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., Nourishing Our Lives.

11 a.m., Blood pressure clinic staffed by Rescue Inc.

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.

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.

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 the March Newsletter on www.brattleboro.org under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Salisbury steak, baked potato, Brussels sprouts, apricots.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., French toast, home fries, sausage, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Barbecued chicken leg quarters, steamed citrus rice, marinated butternut squash, cantaloupe.

Wednesday: Bangers and mashed with milk gravy, carrots and turnip, fig tart.

Thursday Corn chowder, egg salad rolls, with lettuce and tomato, coleslaw, crackers, mango compote.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs with Boursin cheese and spinach, vegetable hash with celeriac, turnip and carrots, scone, fruit, juice and yogurt. Lunch: Eggplant parmesan, California mixed vegetables, garlic bread, chocolate pudding.

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