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, games, 9 a.m.; blood sugar testing, 10 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.; senior night out, 4 p.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.

The beautiful fall season is here so take a drive and enjoy the scenery on your way to the center. Come and join us and enjoy many friends and lots of fun.

Many thanks to our “Manly garden angel” for his donations of various fruits and veggies this season.

September fundraiser will be on the 24th featuring a spaghetti and meatball dinner. Donations are accepted and takeouts are available. Save the date, September 24 from 4:30-6:30.

Jamie from CRI will be our guest on Sept. 12 at 11 am talking about lifeline, battery operated carts, walkers and much more.

Do you have concerns about your insurance supplements? Mary will be here on Monday, Sept. 23 to answer questions and concerns. Mary comes to us with a wealth of information so please join us.

Our center received a check for participating in the Prime Time Health program run by the state. The center offers blood sugar testing, blood pressure check, educational health programs and an exercise program running for over 10 years now.

Highlights:

9/9: blood sugar testing 8:30-11:30

9/10: casino trip

9/11: senior night out

9/12: Jamie from CRI at 11 am

9/15-21: Branson trip

9/19: United Fund breakfast

9/23: blood pressure check from 10-12

9/24: spaghetti & meatball dinner from 4:30-6:30

9/25: shop in Erie

9/26: birthday lunch

Flu shots will be given on October 14 from 9-12

Trips:

Sept. 15-21: Branson seats still available

2014:

Oct. 4-12: New Orleans: $749 tour plantation, riverboat cruise and a casino stop much more also

Nov. 1-8: Hawaii

Allegheny

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

Monday: Lose to Win weigh-in (all day) – Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Hand & foot tournament, 9:30 a.m.; free blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; Bingo, 1 p.m.; Alzheimer’s Disease (Part 1) program, 1:30 p.m.; Yoga, 5 p.m.; Tai Chi, 5:30 p.m. Center open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; One Stroke painting with Sandee resumes, 9:30 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, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; cards, walk at Betts Park, 10 a.m.; AARP refresher driving course, Moment of silence to remember 9-1-1; 12 noon; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Hand Reflexology with Denny, Scrabble, Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; new Brazilian embroidery class with Deb, Mah Jongg, 1 p.m.; Yoga class, 5 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Thursday: Coffee, pool, Watercolor class, 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: International Chocolate Day – Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Oldies Music, 10 a.m.; Chocolate fountain, 12 noon; cards, Open Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.

Just a reminder to you that the Sunshine Mixed bowling league bowls every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Riverside Lanes on Ludlow Street in Warren. The League is an enjoyable tradition at the Center. If you are interested in bowling, please call Zelda at 406-4216 or ACC at 723-3237. Spectators are always welcome, too.

A program discussing the stages, diagnosis and treatments of Alzheimer’s Disease will be presented by Tim Juliano from Northwest Health Connections at the Allegheny Community Center in Education Room #241 on Monday, Sept. 9, at 1:30 p.m. This is part one of two. Part two will be on Nov. 18. Everyone is invited to attend this informative program.

Exciting day trips: Pirates vs. Padres baseball game, Sept. 19; TAWC bus to Erie, Salamanca Casino, Sept. 25; Franklin Applefest, Oct. 4; 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: Boston & Salem, MA, trip, Oct. 15-19; New York City at Christmas, Dec. 10-13. For all trip questions, please call Margaret Sleeman, trip coordinator, at 723-7143 or 730-9364. For costs and sign-up, 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.

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 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 Sept. 9-13: fish Monday; spaghetti Tuesday; chicken salad Wednesday; hot dog 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 723-3763 for information regarding congregate meal sites or center locations. Menu is subject to change based on availability.