Local seniors plan busy week

Centers will be closed for Good Friday.

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

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

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Monday, Tuesday: 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; mystery lunch.

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

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

Friday: closed

Julie Carr will be at the center the first Monday of each month to answer questions regarding insurance or Medicare issues

Old outdated medicine hanging around? Bring in your pills and we will see that they are disposed of at the Warren Police Station.

Property tax or rent rebate is also available by calling 968-5667 to make an appointment Monday, Thursday or Friday after 1 p.m.

April is a busy month and we also celebrate National Volunteer Month. During the month of April we will recognize all our wonderful volunteers who do so much for us. Jackie Rudolph was the March winner of volunteer of the month for her many hours of volunteering for many organizations.

April 22 we will have our chicken and biscuit dinner from 4:30-6:30. The cost is a donation and takeouts are available.

The summer boat trip will be on July 29 aboard the Miss Buffalo for a lunch cruise. After lunch we will have a narrated cruise on Lake Erie and off to Buffalo Botanical gardens and a stop on the way home at Braymillers Market. The cost is $84 per person.

Mystery lunches and shopping in Erie start this month.

Highlights:

4/15: mystery lunch

4/22: chicken and biscuit dinner

4/24: birthday lunch

4/26: concert series

4/28: speaker at 11 am

4/29: senior night out

4/30: shopping in Erie

Trips:

4/15: mystery lunch

4/29: senior night out

4/30: Erie shopping

May 5-7: Lancaster trip

7/29: Miss Buffalo lunch cruise

October 4-12: new Orleans

November 1-8: Hawaii

Allegheny

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

Monday: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; free walk-in blood pressure testing, 10 a.m.; VITA tax prep, 11 a.m.-5 p.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: Coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; VITA tax prep (last day), 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Trivial Pursuit, 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 at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; Pinochle, Stamping class with Becky Eldridge, 1 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Wednesday: TAWC bus to Erie, 8 a.m.; coffee, pool, 9 a.m.; Beginners Brazilian embroidery class with Deb, 9:30 a.m.; cards, Healthy Steps for Older Adults, 10 a.m.; Advanced Brazilian embroidery class with Deb, 11 a.m.; Sunshine Mixed Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Scrabble Challenge, Allegheny Belles line dancing at ACC, 12:45 p.m.; New ideas embroidery class with Deb, Mah Jongg, 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.; Make it-bake it, exercise CD, 11 a.m.; A.C.H.E. support group meets, 12 noon; TOPS meets, Bingo, 12:45 p.m.; bocce at Warren Mall, 2 p.m.

Friday: Center is closed for Good Friday

Healthy Steps for Older Adults fall prevention program will be presented from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16. This prevention program will help raise your knowledge and awareness on steps you can take to reduce falls and improve your health and well-being. The Steps include environmental safety, balance, nutrition, foot health, vision & hearing deficits, medication side effects, overall health, social activities, mental & spiritual well-being, and maintenance of an active lifestyle. Sign-up at 723-3237 is requested, please.

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 April 14-18: pizza sub Monday; hot turkey sandwich Tuesday; Easter dinner Wednesday; taco salad Thursday; (closed 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.