BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Feb. 3 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.

11:45 a.m., Badminton.

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

1 p.m., Free AARP Tax Assistance by appointment.


9:30 a.m., Knitting group.

9:30 a.m., AARP Safe Drivers Course.

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.

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

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


9 a.m., Free AARP Tax Assistance by appointment.

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

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

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

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

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

11 a.m., Walking in the gym.

11 a.m., Transportation from Putney.

12:30 p.m., Duplicate bridge.

12:45 p.m., Van trip to Wal-Mart, call a day ahead,. 802-254-6446.

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.

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, Feb. 11, 10 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce by appointment.

Thursday, Feb. 13, 11:30 a.m., February Birthday Celebration, reservation required and entertainment provided.

Friday, Feb. 14, noon, Valentine’s celebration.

Upcoming trips

Several of the area senior centers have booked the Dublin Irish Cabaret with Andy Cooney and comedian Noel Ginnity with Tye’s Top Tour and Travel. The cost of this trip is $99 with a choice of corned beef and cabbage or baked scrod. Cancellation insurance is available at sign up. Suggested gratuity (not included) for tour director and bus driver is $8.

The annual Health Fair will be held March 6. More information will be available soon.

The Boston Flower Show trip take place on Friday, March 14, with First Choice Tours using Travel Kuz for transportation. The cost is $79 with a 5 percent discount if a group of 10 or more signs up. It is hoped to book the Vermont Flower Show next year, which will be held Feb. 27, 28 and March 1, 2015.

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

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Reuben casserole, dilled carrot coins, mixed greens, oranges.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs, bacon, home fries, fruit, muffin, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Moroccan eggplant stew, minted couscous, date muffin, seven-layer spinach salad, lemon squares.

Wednesday: Meatball stroganoff, egg noodles, green beans and tomatoes, mandarin oranges.

Thursday: Orange sesame chicken, jasmine rice pilaf, Oriental vegetables, pineapple.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Eggs Benedict with ham on an English muffin, potato pancake, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Tuna noodle casserole, peas, carrot coins, mandarin oranges.

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