Brattleboro Senior Center schedule for the week beginning Jan. 18
Monday: Senior Center closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Tuesday: 9:00 a.m., Foot Care Clinic with George, by appointment; 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., Senior Skating at the rink; 12:00 p.m., Medicare Minute; 12:45 p.m., grocery shopping at Hannaford. Wednesday: 9 a.m., pickleball in the gym; 9:15 a.m., writers group; 9:30 a.m., mixed media art group; 10:45 a.m., line dancing lessons with Richard; 11 a.m., basketball in the gymnasium; 11 a.m., walking in the gymnasium; 11:45 a.m., Classic Country with Wayne; 12:45 p.m., Van Trip to Walmart. Thursday: 9 a.m., senior bowling; 9:30 a.m., knitting group; 9:30 a.m., strength training with Cyndy Gray; 11:30 a.m., bridge playing; 1 to 2:30 p.m., indoor bocce. Friday: 9:30 a.m., Pilates Plus for Seniors with Cyndy Gray; beginning bridge with Dennis; 10:00 a.m., Cell Phone/Tablet Workshop; 10:30 a.m., Senior Skating at the rink; 10:30 a.m., table tennis; 10:30 a.m., practice bridge playing with Anne; 12:45 p.m., van trip to Price Chopper; 1:20 p.m., pickleball in the gym.
Experience the Amish Country on a unique four-day adventure. Travel with Tye's Tours May 18 to 21, on a tour featuring three nights lodging, Amish Farmlands, QVC Studio Tour, Hersey Chocolate World, Kreider's Dairy Farm, Dinner on a real Amish Farm. Price is only $499 for a double per person, $489 for a triple per person and $699 for a single per person (does not include tips for driver or guide). Pick up a flyer with more details at the Senior Center.
An unforgettable tribute to the biggest names in Country Music this Century. Five amazing performances on stage. June 23, see the Highwaymen and the Queens of Country present a power-packed show featuring songs from Reba McEntire, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Dolly Parton. Best of Times will offer this trip through the Senior Center for only $101, which includes transportation, driver gratuity, luncheon and show. Call for more details.
Enjoy a finger-snapping, toe-tapping time on this tour of America's most famed musical cities, Oct. 16 to 23. Visit New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville as you revel in the sounds of the blues, jazz, country, and good old rock 'n' roll. Experience America's most singular city in New Orleans, home to the French Quarter where the world's great jazz musicians reside. Have your choice on tour — either stroll through New Orleans' famous French Quarter on a walking tour with a local expert or set out on a panoramic motor coach tour for a different perspective of the city. Spend two nights in Memphis, "birthplace of the blues," tour Elvis Presley's Graceland, and indulge in award-winning barbecue. Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee and a backstage tour. Tour historic RCA Studio B and see where country legends recorded hit songs. A visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame is sure to have you humming long after you return home.
For more information, call Jessy Cudworth at 802-257-7570 or visit www.brattleboro.org.
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