Local seniors plan busy week


MACA Building


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


Township Building


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


25 First St.


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: cards, games; lunch, noon.


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.; Yoga, 5 p.m.; Tai Chi, 5:30 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; One Stroke painting with Sandee, Once-a-month craft with Olivia, 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.; Flu shots, 10-12 noon; cards, 10 a.m.; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Scrabble, Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, History of Struthers Theatre slideshow presented by Chase Putnam, 12:45 p.m.; 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, knitting class, 11 a.m.; TOPS, bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Friday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Leave CRI lot for Amish Harvest, 7 a.m.; Welcome back Jammers, 10 a.m.; cards, Open Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.; Leave ACC for a fall foliage ride thru Allegheny National Forest & stop at Bob’s Trading Post, 12:45 p.m.

Flu shots will be given at ACC on Wednesday, Oct. 9, from 10 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome and urged to get their flu shot. Both entrances to the Center at 42 Clark Street have handicap parking and elevators to the second floor. Don’t forget to bring your Medicare card with you. Self pay is $25.

The Senior Expo is Friday, Oct. 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark Street, sponsored by the Warren/Forest Eldercare Council. Event features over 60 health-related vendors plus several free services and health screenings, including hearing, blood pressure, pulse oxygen & glucose and flu shots. All Seniors are encouraged to attend. There’s plenty of parking available, too.

Exciting day trips: Franklin Applefest, Oct. 4; Amish Harvest tour, fall scenic ride thru Allegheny National Forest with stop at Bob’s Trading Post, Oct. 11; Medieval Feast at Riverside Inn, Oct. 26; TAWC bus to Erie, Salamanca Casino, Oct. 30; 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 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, 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.

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 Monday-Friday 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.


The Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging will serve the following menu at Allegheny Community Center and other Warren-Forest centers Oct. 7-11: stuffed peppers Monday; fish Tuesday; spaghetti Wednesday; ham Thursday; breakfast for lunch 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.