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.

Sheffield

Pickering St.

968-5667

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

Tuesday: Rotary at noon

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

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

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

Trips:

Nov.23: IX center in Cleveland shop from over 500 vendors, Santaland, Sugar Plum Village, wine cellar and more

2014:

Oct. 4-12: New Orleans

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 walk-in blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; Sundae Monday, 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 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: AARP full driving course #1, 8:30 a.m.; 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, 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: AARP full driving course #2, 8:30 a.m.; coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Auxiliary Council meets, cards, 10 a.m.; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; 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.; Core fitness class with Susan, 5:15 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Thursday: AARP refresher driving course, 8:30 a.m.; 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, Trivial Pursuit, 11 a.m.; TOPS, bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.; Education Forum, 3 p.m.; Community Swiss Steak dinner with live entertainment, 4:30 p.m.

Friday: Hamburg craft show bus leaves CRI, 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! Need help? Call 723-3763 ext. 123 for an appointment.

AARP safe driving courses are being offered this month. The full 8-hour course is Tues. & Wed., Nov. 5 & 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Instructor, Larry Jackson. The 4-hour refresher course is Thurs., Nov. 7, from 8:30a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Instructor, Charles Merroth. Cost for AARP members is $12, for non-members, $14 and free this month for all veterans and their spouses. Call 723-3237 to register for this helpful class. Completion of these courses entitle drivers to a discount on their car insurance.

Plans for the ACC annual Christmas Bazaar sponsored by the Auxiliary on November 22 & 23 are being made. Do you want to rent vendor table space or volunteer to help serve the chili & pie lunch or to be a greeter/guide at the door? If you’re interested, please call 723-3237 and a congenial receptionist will find just the right spot for you. No need to sign up as a shopper!

Exciting day trips: TAWC bus to Erie, Salamanca Casino, Nov. 20; 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; Explore Britain & Ireland trip, June 5-20. 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. 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 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 Nov. 4-8: 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.