Local Seniors Plan a Busy Week

Centers will be closed Monday in observance of Veteran’s Day.

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.; speaker, 11 a.m.; lunch, noon; pool, games, 1 p.m.; exercise, 3 p.m.

Tuesday: Rotary, noon; lunch, bowling, 11 a.m.

Wednesday: shop in Warren, 8:30 a.m.; homemakers, 10 a.m.

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

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

If you need help paying your heating bills or have a heat emergency LIHEAP mat be able to help. Stop in the center and we have forms to fill out. Income guidelines are family of one $17,235 and 2 members $23,265.

If you are either uninsured or underinsured the Department of Health is providing immunization clinics, by appointment only by calling 728-3566.

Mary will be at the center on Monday, Nov. 18, at 11 am to answer Medicare questions.

Nov. 19 starts our winter sport of bowling. The bus will pick you up for lunch and a game of ramp bowling.

AARP will have driving classes here on Nov. 20 & 21.

Highlights:

11/18: Medicare questions at 11 am

11/19: lunch and bowling

11/21: birthday lunch

11/23: Christmas Connection in Cleveland

11/25: blood pressure check from 10-12, Thanksgiving basket drawing

11/26: senior night out

Trips:

11/23: Christmas Connection

12/10: casino

Looking ahead 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.; celebrating Mickey Mouse’s birthday (bring a dish to pass, ham provided), 12 noon; 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, 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: TAWC bus to Erie leaves CRI lot, 8 a.m.; Salamanca trip bus leaves Big Lots lot, coffee, pool,

9 a.m.; cards, 10 a.m.; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Scrabble, Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, Warren Urology presents a new pelvic rehab therapy plus suggestions for healthy bladder habits, 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: 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, Make it-Bake it, 11 a.m.; ACHE support group, 12 noon; TOPS, bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Friday: Nov. 22, Annual Christmas Bazaar (day 1)! Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Bazaar open , 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Jammers play, 10 a.m.; Chili & pie lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Extreme Fitness Class with Susan, 12:15 p.m.; cards, Open Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m. Bazaar continues on Saturday, Nov. 23.

ACC is celebrating Mickey Mouse’s Birthday on Mon., Nov. 18, with a lunch at noon consisting of baked ham provided by the Center and an assortment of delicious dishes (to pass) brought in by the lunchers. Call 723-3237 and sign up for your reservation and your choice of dish to bring with you to share (plus the regular lunch donation).

The ACC annual Christmas Bazaar sponsored by the ACC Auxiliary will be Nov. 22-23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days at the Center. A delicious chili & choice-of-pie lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There’s plenty of time for seconds! A variety of interesting items (some hand crafted) will be available for your gift and self shopping pleasure. Everyone is invited to enjoy this holiday 2-day shopping spree.

Reminder that Medicare’s fall annual enrollment is from October 15 thru December 7! Need help? Call 723-3763 ext. 123 for an appointment.

Exciting day trips: TAWC bus to Erie leaves CRI lot at 8 a.m., Salamanca Casino bus leaves Big Lots lot at 9 a.m., Nov. 20; 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. 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.

Lunches

The Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging will serve the following menu at Allegheny Community Center and other Warren-Forest centers Nov. 18-22: ham Monday; hot turkey sandwich Tuesday; barbecued ham on a bun Wednesday; taco salad Thursday; holiday bazaar, chili and pie 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.