County senior center schedule

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

Monday: 10/23: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 10/25: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Thursday: 10/26: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Tuesday: 10/24: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 10/25: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Friday: 10/27: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Tidioute

Tidioute Towers

484-3020:

Monday: 10/23: cards, games, lunch at noon

Tuesday: 10/24: cards, games, lunch at noon

Thursday: 10/26: cards, games, lunch at noon

Sheffield

Pickering St.

968-5667

Monday: 10/23: pool & games, 9 a.m.; blood pressure tests, 11-12 noon; lunch at noon, exercise, 3-4 p.m.

Thursday: 10/26: pool & games, 9 a.m.; Birthday/Anniversary lunch at noon; bingo, 12:30 p.m.; exercise, 3-4 p.m.

Friday: 10/27: pool & games, 9 a.m.; Senior Expo, 10 a.m. (leave by bus for Warren); free lunch at Expo at noon.

Trips: Looking ahead to 2018 – Our first European trip to Iceland, Ireland & Scotland, April 30-May 10; Lancaster Sight & Sound Theater for newest production of “Jesus”, June 12-13; Wildwood, Cape May, Atlantic City & Philadelphia tours of city highlights, September 18-21. Brochures available.

Allegheny

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

Monday (10-23): ACC CLOSED to prepare for the Senior Expo on Friday the 27th.

Tuesday (10-24): Bible study, 10:00 a.m.; Healthy Steps in Motion, 11 a.m.; Kitchen Band plays at ACC, 11:30 a.m.; Bistro Salads, 12-1 p.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Pinochle, Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; bocce at Betts, 2 p.m.Tuesday

Wednesday (10-25): Wednesday Walk, 9 a.m.; pool, 9:30 a.m.; Bistro Salads, 12-1 p.m.; cards, Sunshine Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, Rouse Trash & Treasure, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; Mah-Jongg, 1 p.m.

Thursday (10-26): Watercolor class with Celia Knapp, 9 a.m.-noon; stamping group, 9:30 a.m.; Healthy Steps exercise, 11 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; T.O.P.S. weigh-in at 12 noon and meeting at 12:30 p.m.; bingo, 12:45 p.m.; bocce at Betts, 2 p.m.; Out & About, 4 p.m.

Friday (10-27): SENIOR EXPO is open today from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 42 Clark Street, both floors of the TAWC/ACC building, in Warren. Over 70 vendors will provide health screenings, flu shots, giveaways, a volunteer fair, and a free lunch of hotdogs or sloppy Joes provided by TOPS Market in the ACC dining room. For your convenience, a TAWC bus will shuttle you to and from a Clark Street parking space to attend the Expo. Handicap parking available near both entrances into the TAWC building. Don’t miss it!

Remember to call ACC at 723-4180 by 11:00 a.m. at least 2 DAYS IN ADVANCE to make your noon lunch reservations. A monthly meal calendar can be picked up at the center and meals can be reserved well in advance, just not less than 2 days in advance. The suggested reserved-meal donation for all those 60 and over is $3. All noon lunches are well balanced and planned to provide maximum nutritional benefits.

ACC is open Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ACC is closed on Fridays, legal holidays and on those days when Warren County schools are closed unexpectedly due to bad weather.

VOLUNTEER

OPPORTUNITIES

Making a difference at our local senior community centers

Meal Service -Volunteers are needed in centers to help in the kitchen and for clean-up for meal service.

Custodial Service – Love to clean? Volunteers are also needed at the ACC to assist the staff with daily or weekly cleaning.

Apprise volunteers needed – Call Elaine Krill at the Aging office (723-3763, ext. 123) to ask about being trained to help others with their insurance choices!

Ombudsman – These volunteers are advocates. Call Joy at the Aging office to talk about the program at 723-3237, ext. 125.

Looking ahead to next year’s tax season – We are always recruiting people to become a trained volunteer tax preparer to assist filing income tax, PA Property tax and Rent Rebates. Training is provided by the IRS.

Also for 2018 – The ACC is also looking for a few volunteers to help make tax appointments using an online scheduling database. Volunteer must be computer literate.

At the Allegheny Community Greenhouse – Located on the grounds of the Warren State Hospital – looking for assistance with greenhouse planting and maintenance.

At the Toy Shoppe – Also located on the grounds of the Warren State Hospital – help to make wooden toys that are gifted to local children. Make a Difference!

Call Sue Himes at the ACC (723-3237, extension 13) if you have questions about these volunteer opportunities!

Lunches

Monday: 10/23: pool & games, 9 a.m.; blood pressure tests, 11-12 noon; lunch at noon, exercise, 3-4 p.m.

Thursday: 10/26: pool & games, 9 a.m.; Birthday/Anniversary lunch at noon; bingo, 12:30 p.m.; exercise, 3-4 p.m.

Friday: 10/27: pool & games, 9 a.m.; Senior Expo, 10 a.m. (leave by bus for Warren); free lunch at Expo at noon.

Trips: Looking ahead to 2018 – Our first European trip to Iceland, Ireland & Scotland, April 30-May 10; Lancaster Sight & Sound Theater for newest production of “Jesus”, June 12-13; Wildwood, Cape May, Atlantic City & Philadelphia tours of city highlights, September 18-21. Brochures available.

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