Brattleboro Senior Center


BRATTLEBORO -- Activities and menus for the week of Jan. 13 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 a.m., Holistic Practices with Joyce by appointment.

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

11 a.m., Namibia, The Best Kept Secret of Africa, presented by local photographer Robert Angell.

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.

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

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.

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

Monday, Jan. 20, Center closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tuesday, Jan. 21, 9 a.m., Foot Care Clinic with George.

Thursday, Jan. 23, 11 a.m., Happily Homebound -- Home Safety and Fall Prevention

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: Sausage and potato bake, diced tomatoes, muffin, tropical fruit.

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: Turkey sandwich with lettuce and tomato, Hungarian beef and mushroom soup, mandarin oranges.

Wednesday: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, bread, Brussels sprouts, pineapple chunks.

Thursday: Riblet, sweet potato wedges, broccoli, brownie.

Friday: Breakfast, 7:45-8:15 a.m., Corned beef hash, scrambled eggs, muffin, fruit, yogurt, juice. Lunch: Shrimp scampi, angel hair pasta, squash medley with onions and peppers, Orange Julius.

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


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