BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of May 5 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:

Monday

10 a.m., Weekly movie showing; call for a listing.

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.

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.

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

Wednesday

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

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

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

10:45 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 Walmart.

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

Thursday

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., May birthday luncheon, call to reserve a space.

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 a.m., Beginning bridge with Dennis.

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, May 13, 10 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce by appointment.

Trips

The annual trip to the Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine is scheduled for Aug. 7 and 8 for $309 double and $369 single. The play is the musical "Mary Poppins." Day 2 will be a trip to Nubble Lighthouse and a two-hour cruise of the Pisccataqua River.

Tuesday, Aug. 12, First Choice Tours will offer a trip to Aqua Turf in Plantsville, Conn. Lunch will be fruit, salad, baked scrod, Chicken Kathryn, vegetables, potatoes and dessert. Those attending may stroll around the beautiful well-manicured grounds with fragrant flowers. Entertainment is a Tribute to the Grand Ole Opry with Dave Colucci singing. The price is $91.20 if there are at least 10 travelers. Checks should be made payable to First Choice Tours.

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

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday, Cinco de Mayo: Taco bar, corn with peppers, salad fixings, fruit salad.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Scrambled eggs, bacon, home fries, fruit, muffin, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Baked chicken tenders, roast potatoes, cauliflower with red peppers, madras Jell-O with fruit.

Wednesday: Liver and onions, mashed potatoes, peas and carrots, mango.

Thursday: Baked apricot ham, scalloped potatoes, turnip and greens, birthday cake and ice cream.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Eggs Benedict with ham on an English muffin, potato pancake, fruit, juice, yogurt. Lunch: Macaroni and cheese, diced tomatoes, spinach, apricot.

Information/reservations: Chris McAvoy at 802-257-1236.