Saturday June 1, 2013

BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of June 3 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

10:30 a.m., Practice bridge playing with Anne.

11:45 a.m., Badminton.

12:45 p.m., Beginning Bridge with Dennis.

Tuesday

9:30 a.m.-noon, BMH Healthier Living Workshop Free, call to register, 802-257-8867.

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., Tennis 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.

10:45 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.

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

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.

9:30 a.m., Tennis at Living Memorial Park.

11 a.m., Music Therapy, Just For Fun.

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.

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, June 11, 9:30 a.m., Senior Center Advisory Board Meeting; 10:30 a.m., Windham Walkers: Wantastiquet flat trail.

Thursday, June 13, 11:30 a.m., June birthday luncheon, entertainment provided and reservation required.

Trips

Tye’s Tours will sponsor the annual trip to Maine on Aug. 8 and 9. "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat" will be the play at the Ogunquit Playhouse. Other attractions are: lunch at the Weathervane before the show and dinner after at The Lobster Dock. Time to ride the trolley, stroll the beach, swim in the indoor pool at the Hampton Inn in Wells. Second day, travel to Portland and sail around Portland Harbor, visit When Pig’s Fly Bread Company. Cost: $279 dbl. or $329 single. Deposit required by June 8, balance due on July 8.

Newport Harbor Sail on the two-masted schooner, "Madeline," is set for July 28 from 10:30 a.m. to noon for $109. Depart Browne Court at 7 a.m. and return around 6 p.m. This should be the ideal time for a sail. Full buffet at Bahia Gardens. After lunch, visit to the Newport Winery, then a drive along the shore to view the beautiful mansions.

Tye’s Tours offers The Highland Games on Sept. 21, for $99. The Banner Tours & Travel Tasty Tour to Providence, R.I., is on hold due to unplanned changes in the trip.

Call the Senior Center for additional information and trips contact Jessy Cudworth, Assistant Director, at 1-802- 257-7570. Check out the June Newsletter on www.brattleboro.org under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Shepherd’s pie, diced tomatoes, green beans, pumpkin squares.

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: Greek bean bake, butternut squash, seasoned spinach, lemon bars.

Wednesday: Eggplant parmesan with ricotta, carrots and turnip, garlic bread, apricots.

Thursday: Barbecued pork riblet, sweet potatoes, Brussels sprouts, pineapple chunks.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Breakfast sandwich with egg, cheese and sausage, home fries, yogurt, juice, fruit. Lunch: Baked whitefish, quinoa pilaf, stewed tomatoes, tropical fruit.

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