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.

Tidioute

25 First St.

484-3020:

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

Sheffield

Main at Pickering

968-5667:

Monday: blood pressure screening, 10 a.m.; pool, games, 9 a.m.; lunch, noon; pool, games, 1 p.m.; exercise, 3 p.m.

Tuesday: Rotary at noon; mystery lunch.

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.; memorial program with speaker and kitchen band, 1 p.m.

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

Saturday: Memorial Day program at the playground.

Highlights:

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:

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.; Stamping class with Becky, 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.; 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.; 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, Hand reflexology, 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, 11 a.m.; 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.; Beginners computer class, 9:30; Jammers, 10 a.m.; cards, pool, Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.

We’re celebrating spring at ACC! On Friday, May 24, the Allegheny Community Center invites everyone to a Cook-out, Eat-in hamburger & hotdog lunch at noon. Enjoy delicious macaroni salad, relish tray and other goodies with them, too. Just call 723-3237 for your lunch reservation. Usual lunch donation.

The Allegheny Belles practice line dancing on Tuesdays & Wednesdays at 12:45 p.m. at Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark St. The Belles are always looking for new members, even if you’ve never line danced before. They’ll teach you the steps and you’ll have a great time. It’s exercise, too!

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: 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 & 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 20-24: fish Monday; hamburger hash Tuesday; chicken sandwich Wednesday; spaghetti 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.