BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Jan. 6 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:


10 a.m., Tai Chi with Susan.

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

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


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., Ice Skating at Living Memorial Park.

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


9 a.m., Wiffle ball playing in the gym.

9:15 a.m., Wednesdays Writers Group.

9:30 a.m., Mixed Media Art Group.

10:30 a.m., Ice skating at Living Memorial Park.

10:45 a.m., Line dancing lessons with Richard.

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.


9 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.

11:30 a.m., January Birthday Luncheon with entertainment.

1-4 p.m., Bridge playing.

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


9:30 a.m., Pilates Plus for Seniors with Cyndy Gray.

10 a.m., Beginning bridge with Dennis.

10:30 a.m., Table tennis playing.

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

10:30 a.m., Ice Skating at Living Memorial Park.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Price Chopper.

Upcoming events

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 10 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce, by appointment; 11:00 a.m., Namibia, The Best Kept Secret of Africa presented by local photographer Robert Angell.

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 11:45 a.m., Classic Country Music with Wayne.

Planning trips

Input is being sought on the Boston Flower Show in March. Anyone with interest in this show or having information about the shows in Burlington or Hartford, should contact the Senior Center. Leave message for Barbara Page or Jessy Cudworth. Plans are being discussed with other senior trip advisors about joining tours to ensure enough travelers to make the event work for various travel companies.

Call the Senior Center for additional information and trips at 1-802-257-7570. Check out the January Newsletter on under the Senior Center tab.

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Chili con carne, Mexican corn, corn bread, cantaloupe.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Oatmeal with choice of streusel, nuts, dried fruit toppings, grapenut custard, cinnamon roll, baked apples. Lunch: Baked chicken fingers, oven-roasted red potatoes, stewed tomatoes, baked apple crisp.

Wednesday: Baked stuffed peppers in tomato sauce, sweet potatoes, cauliflower, blondies.

Thursday: Spareribs and sauerkraut, potato pierogies, carrots, cake and ice cream.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., French toast, home fries, sausage, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Green bean bake, seasoned spinach, sweet potato muffin, mango.

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