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.

Sheffield

Main at Pickering

968-5667:

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

Tuesday: Rotary at noon.

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

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

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

Highlights:

7/31: shop in Erie

Looking ahead:

September 15-21: trip to Branson including shows 12 Irish Tenors, Mel Tillis, Mickey Gilley, The Brett family, Pierce Arrow show, SIX, george Dyer and Shoji Tabuchi. Package includes six breakfasts, one lunch, four dinners and tips and taxes

2014:

October 4-12: New Orleans tour of Louisiana Plantation, riverboat cruise, World War II museum, Harrah’s casino and more

November 1-8: Hawaii fly from Buffalo to Honolulu and board Norwegian Cruise ship and visit five islands

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.; Hand & foot tournament, 9:30 a.m.; blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; celebrating Jimmy Buffet day, 12 noon; bingo, 1 p.m.; Yoga class, 5 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Coffee, 9 a.m.; bean bag toss, Zonk, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; exercise, 11 a.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; pinochle, Open hand and foot Canasta, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Wednesday: TAWC bus to Erie leaves CRI, 8 a.m.; Salamanca bus leaves Big Lots, 9 a.m.; coffee, 9 a.m.; cards, walk at Betts Park, 10 a.m.; Scrabble, Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, 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 with Celia Knapp, 9 a.m.; stamping class, 9:30 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Cribbage class, 10 a.m.; exercise, 11 a.m.; TOPS, bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

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

If our summer temperature is hampering your daily or weekly walking routine, just a reminder that the concourse at ACC offers air-conditioned comfort with no bugs plus food stations and restrooms along the way. Ten laps on the hallway is mile so your new walking routine can be set up by-the-lap or by the 10-laps! More big pluses are that the smooth, carpeted concourse has a railing around the entire lap and is available at all times. Perfect for staying or getting-into shape! Exciting day trips: TAWC bus to Erie leaves CRI at 8 a.m., Salamanca Casino bus leaves Big Lots at 9 a.m., July 31; Pirates vs Marlins baseball game, Aug. 8; Pirates vs. Padres baseball game, Sept. 19; Amish Harvest tour, Oct. 11; Medieval Feast at Riverside Inn, Oct. 26; Hamburg Craft Show, Nov. 8; Amish Christmas in Ohio, Nov. 15; A Nostalgic Christmas at Riverside Inn, Dec. 17.

Great overnight and extended trips: Baltic heritage trip, Aug. 17-Sept. 2; Boston & Salem, MA, trip, Oct. 15-19; New York City at Christmas, Dec. 10-13. For trip questions, please call 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!

The 2013-2014 Sunshine Mixed League bowling season resumes on Wednesday, August 28 at 12:30 p.m. They bowl every Wednesday (except holidays) during the season at 12:30 p.m. at Riverside Lanes in Warren. If you’re interested in signing up, please call Zelda at 406-4216.

ACC is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. M-F with extended hours until 7 p.m. on Mon. & Wed. 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 or light alternative 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 July 29-Aug.2: goulash Monday; chicken and biscuits Tuesday; pizza Wednesday; mear and cheese plate Thursday; chef’s buffet 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 723-4180 for information regarding congregate meal sites or center locations. Menu is subject to change based on availability.