Warren County senior center schedule

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

Monday: 04/02: game day, cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Wednesday: 04/04: blood pressures, cards, games, exercise, 11:30 a.m., lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Thursday: 04/05: craft day, cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Tuesday: 04/03: blood pressures, cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 04/04: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Friday: 04/06: cards, games, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Tidioute

Tidioute Towers

484-3020:

Monday: 04/02: cards, games, lunch at noon

Tuesday: 04/03: cards, games, bingo, lunch at noon

Thursday: 04/05: cards, games, lunch at noon

Sheffield

Pickering St.

968-5667

Monday: 04/02: game day, Sue Swanson respiratory issues, 11 a.m.; Lunch at noon; Easter basket raffle, chair exercises, 1 p.m., exercise, 3 p.m.

Thursday: 04/05: Easter party, bingo after lunch; exercise, 3 p.m.

Friday: 04/06: Center closed for Good Friday

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.

ACC, 42 Clark St., 723-3237:

Monday (04-02): Coffee, pool, hand & foot, 9:30 a.m.; blood pressure testing, 10:30 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; Scrabble Challenge, 12:30 p.m.; bingo, cards, 1 p.m.

Tuesday (04-03): 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 (04-04): 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.

Thursday (04-05): Watercolor class with Celia Knapp, 9 a.m.-noon; card embroidery, 9:30 a.m.; exercise video, 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 (04-06): ACC closed on Fridays

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 few 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. Winners for March 27th were Henry Hus, Joann Greenawalt and David Baker.

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.

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, 04/02 thru 04/05: Monday, ham, whipped sweet potatoes, creamy coleslaw, wheat bread, cake; Tuesday, beef stroganoff w/gravy, buttered bowties, mixed vegetables, wheat bread, fresh seasonal fruit; Wednesday, chicken Caesar salad, mixed greens w/parmesan, croutons & Caesar dressing, minestrone soup w/crackers, breadstick, sliced peaches; Thursday, stuffed pepper w/tomato sauce, garlic whipped potatoes, carrots, wheat bread, pudding; 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 turkey, bacon & cheese Jr. club sandwich w/condiments, cream of broccoli soup w/crackers, applesauce. Tidioute: Mon., Tues. & Thurs. from the ACC lunch schedule; Sheffield: Mon. & Thurs. meals from the ACC lunch schedule & Fri. meal of turkey, bacon & cheese Jr. club sandwich w/condiments, cream of broccoli soup w/crackers, applesauce.

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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