Brattleboro Senior Center


BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of April 7 at the Brattleboro Senior Center at 207 Main St. in Brattleboro are as follows:


10 a.m., Weekly movie showing, "Bringing Up Baby."

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., Brattleboro Senior Center Advisory Board Meeting.

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., Medicare Fraud Bingo!

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.

10:45 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.

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., April birthday celebration 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.

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

Upcoming events

Monday, April 14, 1 p.m., Intergenerational Craft Day with Aspire.

Tuesday, April 15, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, presents a Healthy Living Workshop; 11 a.m., Donna Dearborn presents her memoir "Every Sunday."

Upcoming trips

A trip to the Nantucket Daffodil Days is planned for April 25 and 26. The price is $259 double and $329 for single. Only four seats remain. Flyers will be available at the center. Full amount due at reservation on a first come, first served basis.

The annual trip to the Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine is scheduled for Aug. 7 and 8 for $309 double and $369 single. Lunch at the Colony Hotel, musical "Mary Poppins." Overnight at the Fireside Inn. Day 2, breakfast, trip to Nubble Lighthouse and a two-hour cruise of the Pisccataqua River with lunch.

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

Meals menu, served at noon

and Meals-On-Wheels

Monday: Baked chicken, oven roasted potatoes, lemon broccoli medley, mandarin oranges.

Tuesday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Cheese omelets with tomatoes, onions and peppers, home fries, fruit salad, muffin, juice, yogurt. Lunch: American chop suey, Brussels sprouts with red peppers, garlic chicken, fruited Jell-O.

Wednesday: Celebrate Greece: Pastitsio, green beans Hellenic, spanakopita, green goddess salad, caramel flan.

Thursday: Roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, butternut squash, cake and ice cream.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Corned beef hash, scrambled eggs, muffin, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Baked haddock, long grain and wild rice, herbed wax beans with tomatoes, tropical fruit.

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


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