County senior center schedule

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

Monday: 03/19: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 03/21: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Thursday: 03/22: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Tuesday: 03/20: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 03/21: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Friday: 03/23: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Tidioute

25 First St.

484-3020:

Monday: 03/19: cards, games, lunch at noon

Tuesday: 03/20: cards, games, lunch at noon

Thursday: 03/22: cards, games, lunch at noon

Sheffield

Pickering St.

968-5667

Monday: 03/19: Lunch at noon; Phase 10, 1 p.m.

Thursday: 03/22: Bingo after lunch; exercise, 3 p.m.

Friday: 03/23: Craft Easter bunny in a jar, 10 a.m.; lunch 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 13-14; 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 (03-19): Coffee, pool, hand & foot, 9:30 a.m.; free blood pressure tests, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Speaker Susan Swanson discussing respiratory issues, 11 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; Scrabble Challenge, 12:30 p.m.; bingo, cards, 1 p.m.

Tuesday (03-20): Painters meet at ACC, 9 a.m.; Bible study, 10:00 a.m.; Healthy Steps in Motion, 11 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; Pinochle, 1 p.m.Tuesday

Wednesday (03-21): Crime Stoppers meets, 8 a.m.; Wednesday Walk, 9 a.m.; pool, 9:30 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; cards, Sunshine Bowling League at Riverside Lanes, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; Mah-Jongg, 1 p.m.; Out & About to Corry, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday (03-22): Watercolor class with Celia Knapp, 9 a.m.-noon; card embroidery, 9:30 a.m.; Healthy Steps in Motion, 11 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; T.O.P.S. weigh-in at 12 noon; T.O.P.S. meeting at 12:30 p.m.; bingo, 12:45 p.m.

Friday (03-23): ACC closed on Fridays

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) tax appointments at Allegheny Community Center are almost filled to have your 2017 taxes prepared! You can call 723-3237 or 723-4180 to check on available appointments at the Warren ACC. There are a very limited number left!

How does an afternoon of playing competitive (but friendly) cards sound to you? You’re invited to the Allegheny Community Center to enjoy playing bridge at 12:45 or pinochle at 1:00 every Tuesday afternoon.

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.

Landscaping – The river bank and parking lots at the Allegheny Community Center are in need of some TLC and landscaping.

Teach a class! – Have a hobby or skill that you would like to share? Call Sue at the ACC to talk about the possibilities! 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!

Help at your local senior center with meal preparation, office work or just assisting the staff with cleaning! Call Sue at the ACC for more info at 814-723-3237. Become an Ombudsman (which is Swedish for “citizen representative”) to be an advocate of elderly residents in Personal Care Homes, Nursing Facilities, Domiciliary Care Homes, and anyone receiving Long Term Care Services in the community. Interested? Call Joy at Experience, Inc. at 814-723-3763 ext. 125.

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

Lunches

The Warren-Forest Area Agency on Aging will serve the following lunch menu at various locations: Allegheny Community Center in Warren, 03/19 thru 03/22: Monday, country fried steak w/gravy, cheesy whipped potatoes, peas & carrots, wheat bread, fresh baked cookie; Tuesday, chicken thigh, blended rice pilaf, oriental vegetable blend, white bread, pineapple; Wednesday, warm roast beef sandwich on a roll, cheese, vegetable soup w/crackers, fresh seasonal fruit; Thursday, EASTER LUNCH, ham, rosemary redskins, green beans, coleslaw, dinner roll, dessert; Friday, ACC closed: Marienville: Mon., Wed. & Thurs. meals from the ACC lunch schedule; Endeavor: Tues. & Wed. meals from the ACC lunch schedule & Fri. meal of vegetable lasagna, parmesan cream sauce, tossed salad w/hardboiled egg & dressing, garlic breadstick, orange juice: Tidioute: Mon., Tues. & Thurs. from the ACC lunch schedule; Sheffield: Mon. & Thurs. meals from the ACC lunch schedule & Fri. meal of vegetable lasagna. Parmesan cream sauce, tossed salad w/hardboiled egg & dressing, garlic breadstick, orange juice.

Eligible participation is 60 years and older with a suggested meal donation of $3. Call AAA at 723-3763 for info about congregate meal sites or center locations. Menu is subject to change if necessary.

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