Local Seniors Plan a 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.

Allegheny

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

onday: Lose to Win weigh-in (all day) – Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Hand & foot tournament, 9:30 a.m.; free walk-in blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; Bingo, Stamping class with Becky, 1 p.m.; Extreme Fitness Class with Susan, 1:15 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, 9:30 a.m.; bean bag toss, Zonk, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; exercise, free chair massage by Doug Malloy (sign-ups only), 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, 10 a.m.; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Hand & foot reflexology with Denny, Scrabble, Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; Mah Jongg, Brazilian embroidery class with Deb,1 p.m.; Extreme Fitness Class with Susan, 1:15 p.m.; Yoga class, 5 p.m.; Core fitness class with Susan, 5:15 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: Senior Expo at ACC from 9a.m. to 1 p.m. – Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Jammers play, 10 a.m.; Extreme Fitness Class with Susan, 12:15 p.m.; cards, Open Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.

Reminder that Medicare’s fall annual enrollment is from October 15 thru December 7!

Some new fitness classes conducted by Susan Toombs, Certified Fitness Trainer by International Sports Science Association, offer a combination of classes to members of ACC at ACC, 42 Clark St. An Extreme Fitness Class (explores every extreme fitness which consists of balance, stamina, strength, endurance and cardio) uses weights & physio balls and is offered Mon., & Wed. at 1:15 p.m. and Fri. at 12:15 p.m. A Core Fitness Class which teaches the best strategies for reducing inches around the middle by increasing your metabolism with exercise and nutrition is offered Wed. at 5:15 weekly. These classes are offered in 6 week sessions and cost depends on once or twice or three times per week participation. Class combinations are your choice. For more info, just call 723-3237.

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. The Expo features over 60 health-related vendors plus several free services and health screenings, including hearing, blood pressure, pulse oxygen & glucose and flu shots. Free lunch available from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. All Seniors are encouraged to attend. There’s plenty of parking being made available, too.

Exciting day trips: 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: 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 & 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 Oct. 21-25: chicken tenders Monday; lasagna Tuesday; meatloaf Wednesday; sloppy joe 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.