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

Pickering St.

968-5667

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

Tuesday: Rotary, noon; casino trip.

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

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

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

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: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Hand & foot tournament, 9:30 a.m.; free walk-in blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; Christmas Bingo, 1 p.m.; Extreme Fitness Class with Susan, 1:15 p.m.; Yoga, 5 p.m. Center is open until 7 p.m.

Tuesday: NYC trip begins, 7 a.m.; coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Trivial Pursuit, Zonk, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; Bible study, 10:30 a.m.; exercise, 11 a.m.; WCCW luncheon, 12 noon; Bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing practice at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; Pinochle, 1 p.m.; walk at Warren Mall, 1:15 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Wednesday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; cards, 10 a.m.; Special Holiday program followed by gift exchange, 12 noon; 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: Coffee, pool, watercolor class, 9 a.m.; stamping class, 9:30 a.m.; Cribbage class, 10 a.m.; Bistro lunch, 10-1 p.m.; exercise, knitting class, 11 a.m.; TOPS meets, Bingo, 12:45 p.m.; advanced Brazilian embroidery, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Friday: Annual Holiday Cookie Walk, coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Jammers, 10 a.m.; Extreme Fitness with Susan, 12:15 p.m.; cards, open Hand & Foot Canasta, 12:30 p.m.

ACC has again this year been hosting Santa’s House for area children. The last day it will be open for 2013 is on Tuesday, December 10. Children, grades kindergarten, 1 & 2 and preschool age, will visit Santa with their school classroom between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. It’s the season for special memories!

The ACC Christmas Program is Wed., Dec. 11. It begins with dinner at noon in the dining room followed by entertainment by the “Reflections” girls’ harmony group plus Comedian Meg Maley presentation “When you’re smiling, the whole world smiles with you.” Seating is limited so reservations are a must by calling 723-3237.

Exciting day trips: A Nostalgic Christmas at Riverside Inn, Dec. 17; TAWC bus to Erie, Salamanca trip, Dec. 18.

Great overnight and extended trips: New York City trippers will leave CRI lot at 7 a.m., Dec. 10; 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 & 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 Dec. 9-13: stuffed peppers Monday; fish Tuesday; chicken alfredo Wednesday; hot dogs Thursday; and 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.