Local seniors plan busy week

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: cards, games; lunch, noon; bingo.

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Monday, Tuesday, Friday: cards, games; lunch, noon; bingo on Friday.

Tidioute

25 First St.

484-3020:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: cards, games; lunch, noon; bingo on Friday.

Sheffield

Main at Pickering

968-5667:

Monday: pool, games, 9 a.m.; lunch, noon; pool, games, 1 p.m.; exercise, 3 p.m.

Tuesday: Rotary at noon; casino trip.

Wednesday: shop in Warren, 8:30 a.m.

Thursday: pool, games, 9 a.m.; lunch, noon; pool, bingo, 1 p.m.; exercise, 3 p.m.

Friday: pool, games, 9 a.m.; games on Wii; lunch at noon; pool, games, 1 p.m.; bridge, 1 p.m.

Highlights:

5/14: casino trip

5/20: blood pressure check at 10 am

5/21: mystery lunch

5/23: Memorial Day program 1 pm

5/27: closed for Memorial Day

5/28: senior night out

5/29: shop in Erie

5/30: birthday lunch

May:

3-6: New York City

14: casino

18: Man in Black concert at casino

June:

11: casino trip

July:

26: Gateway Clipper lunch cruise and Rivers casino

Allegheny Community Center, TAWC Building, 2nd floor, at 42 Clark St., 723-3237

Monday: Lose to Win weigh-in (all day) – Coffee, 9 a.m.; Partner Hand & Foot, 9:30 a.m.; Wii games, blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; AARP refresher driving course, 1 p.m.; Yoga class, 5 p.m.; Tai Chi, 5:30 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Coffee, 9 a.m.; Once-a-month crafts with Olivia, 9:30 a.m.; bean bag toss, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; Healthy steps in motion, 11 a.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; line dancing at Allegheny Community Center, 12:45 p.m.; pinochle, 1 p.m.; walk at Warren Mall, 1:15 p.m.; bingo, 1:30 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Coffee, 9 a.m.; crochet class, 9:30 a.m.; cards, walking at ACC, 10 a.m.; Scrabble, line dancing at Allegheny Community Center, Ventriloquist Helen Hammond following Mothers Day dinner at noon, 12:45 p.m.; Mah Jongg, 1 p.m.; Yoga class, 5 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Thursday: Coffee, Watercolor class, 9 a.m.; stamping class, 9:30 a.m.; Wii games, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Healthy steps in motion, Make it-bake it, 11 a.m.; A.C.H.E. meeting, noon; TOPS, bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, crafters meet, 2 p.m.

Friday: Coffee, 9 a.m.; Jammers, 10 a.m.; cards, pool, Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.

Allegheny Community Center wishes a Happy Mothers’ Day to all mothers on Sunday, May 12. There will be a turkey dinner celebration at noon on Wednesday, May 15. Reservation required by calling 723-3237. Usual donation is expected. An in-person ventriloquist will entertain following dinner. You won’t want to miss it!

Exciting day trips: TAWC bus to Erie, Salamanca Casino, May 29; National Garden Festival in Buffalo, June 21; Chautauqua Institute to see Straight No Chaser, June 22 and Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers plus Edie Brickell, June 28; Pirates vs Marlins baseball game, Aug. 8; Pirates vs Padres baseball game, Sept. 19.

Great overnight and extended trips: Wildwood/Cape May, NJ, bus leaves CRI lot at 6 a.m., May 13-17; Noah spectacular at Sight and Sound Theater in Lancaster, June 26 & 27; Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail in Indiana state, Aug. 11-14; Baltic heritage trip, Aug. 17-Sept. 2; Boston & Salem, MA, trip, Oct. 15-19; New York City at Christmas, Dec. 10-13. Questions about these trips should be made to Margaret Sleeman, trip coordinator, at 723-7143 or 730-9364. For costs and sign-up, please call 723-3237. ACC membership is required for these trips. This is a special reminder to all trippers that the ACC Trip Policy is available at the Center.

All non-casino trips leave from the CRI parking lot located on Pennsylvania Avenue West, just over the railroad tracks on the left (along the river), unless otherwise instructed to park elsewhere. Salamanca Casino trips depart from the Big Lots parking lot at the Warren Mall, as always. Not sure, just call 723-3237!

ACC is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday with extended hours until 7 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday. ACC is closed for all activities and meals on legal holidays and on those days when Warren County schools are closed unexpectedly due to bad weather. Hot lunches are available Mondays-Fridays at noon. You can call your reservation to 723-3237. Bistro lunch is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with no reservation required. Take-outs available.

Lunches

The Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging will serve the following menu at Allegheny Community Center and other Warren-Forest centers May 6-10: cabbage roll Monday; hamloaf Tuesday; turkey dinner Wednesday; chili Thursday; chef surprise Friday. Locations at Marienville, Sheffield, Tidioute and Endeavor will serve menus from Monday, Tuesday and Friday for the three-day sites. Eligible participation is 60 years and older with a suggested donation of $3. Call 723-3763 for information regarding congregate meal sites or center locations. Menu is subject to change based on availability.