Warren County senior center schedule

Marienville

MACA Building

927-6607:

Monday: 04/23: game day, 10 a.m., cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Wednesday: 04/25: cards, exercise, 11:30 a.m., lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Thursday: 04/26: Advisory meeting, 11:30 a.m., cards, lunch at 11:45 a.m., bingo

Endeavor

Township Building

463-7774:

Tuesday: 04/24: cards, Left, Right, Center game, Dominos, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday: 04/25: cards, Left, Right, Center, Dominos, lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Friday: 04/27: bingo, 10:30 a.m., lunch after bingo

Tidioute

Tidioute Towers

484-3020:

Monday: 04/23: Coping with Gary Lester, 11 a.m., cards, lunch at noon, games

Tuesday: 04/24: cards, games, lunch at noon, bingo

Thursday: 04/26: cards, games, lunch at noon

Sheffield

Pickering St.

968-5667

Monday: 04/23: lunch at noon, play Phase 10, 1 p.m., United Health Care speaker, 1:30 p.m., exercise, 3 p.m.

Thursday: 04/26: chair exercise, 9:45 a.m., Birthday lunch at noon, bingo after lunch, exercise, 3 p.m.

Friday: 04/27: lunch at noon, make play dough, 1 p.m.

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 (04-23): Coffee, pool, hand & foot, 9:30 a.m.; Bistro salads, 12-1 p.m.; Scrabble Challenge, 12:30 p.m.; bingo, cards, 1 p.m.

Tuesday (04-24): 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, visit Ray Goetz to see model train layout, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; Pinochle, 1 p.m.Tuesday

Wednesday (04-25): VOLUTEER LUNCHEON DAY pool, 9:30 a.m.; Youth Connection entertains in dining room, 10:30 a.m.; Volunteer Luncheon and regular lunch, 12 noon; cards, 12:30 p.m.; Allegheny Belles line dancing, 12:45 p.m.; Mah-Jongg, 1 p.m.; Matter of Balance (free from April 4 to May 23, must sign up), 2-4 p.m.

Thursday (04-26): 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.; Out & About, lv. ACC at 4 p.m.

Friday (04-27): ACC closed on Fridays

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to help older adults manage falls and increase activity levels continues. The class is free. It will be held on Wednesdays from April 4th to May 23rd from 2:00 to 4:30 p.m. at ACC. Call 814-723-4180 to register or you can sign up at the reception desk.

You’re invited to the Allegheny Community Center to enjoy playing bridge in the Rec Room at 12:45 or pinochle in the dining room at 1:00 every Tuesday afternoon. It’s a standing invitation!

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, 04/23 thru 04/26: Monday, kielbasa in a bun, butterbeans, macaroni salad, fresh seasonal fruit; Tuesday, hamburger in a bun w/lettuce & tomato, potato bites, green beans, fresh seasonal fruit; Wednesday, roasted turkey, whipped potatoes w/gravy, peas & carrots, dinner roll, orange fluff; Thursday, tuna salad sandwich w/lettuce & tomato, creamy potato soup w/crackers, wheat bread, pineapple; 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 baked breaded chicken cutlet, au Gratin potatoes, sweet peas, white bread, cookie. Tidioute: Mon., Tues. & Thurs. from the ACC lunch schedule; Sheffield: Mon. & Thurs. meals from the ACC lunch schedule & Fri. meal of baked breaded chicken cutlet, au Gratin potatoes, sweet peas, white bread, cookie.

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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